Amari Name Meaning

Italian (Sicily): see Amaro. Arabic: variant of Amar. Japanese: ‘surplus’, usually written with characters used phonetically. It appears to be a shortening of amaribe ‘surplus doors’, a reference to the practice among census takers from ancient times up to the era of the Tokugawa shogunate (1603–1867) of listing households in groups of fifty; any households exceeding this number or a multiple of it were referred to as ‘surplus’. The surname is found chiefly in northeastern Japan.

List of People with Surname Amari

Based on our public records, there are a total of 298 people with the surname Amari. Among these people surnamed Amari, there are approximately 65 distinct names, with an average of 4 people who share the same name. Joseph Amari, Mary Amari and John Amari are the top three most widely-used names from the list of people surnamed Amari, with 16, 12 and 11 people respectively.

In addition, Our data shows that New York has the most people surnamed Amari, with a total of 73 people, and there are a total of 37 distinct names among these people. New Jersey is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Amari, with a total of 50 people and an average of 30 distinct names.