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Name Amos

Meaning:carried (by God)Tools:

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About the name Amos in particular

Gender:male
Languages of use:German, English, Hebrew
Topics:Asteroid 8721 Amos, discovered 1996
US 2015 rank:#731     ... 730:Kaison, 731:Alonso, 732:Amos, 733:Vicente, 734:Samir ...     Full US 2015 list
Similarly written:Ákos, Álmos, Amor     Details
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About Amos, the group of names with the same origin as Amos

Meaning/translation:carried (by God)
Language of origin:Hebrew
Info about origin:in the Bible Amos is a shepherd, appointed by God to be a prophet, the author of the Book of Amos
 the name was popular in the 17th century among the Puritans in the USA
Words:amas = to carry  Hebrew
Topics:Old Testament
Variants' top ranks:693:Amos USA 2014
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Popularity lists that contain the name Amos

SeriesGraphRankings
USA decades 1990-1999 860
USA yearlyGraph2015 731,  2014 6932013 778,  2012 807,  2011 860,  2009 999,  2007 967,  2003 973,  2002 972,  2001 972,  2000 945,  1999 972,  1998 961,  1997 902,  1996 947,  1995 852,  1994 805,  1993 713