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Popularity
5k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Anjali

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: Hindi,Greek,Latin
  • Meaning: Angel, Messenger
  • #3705 All Time
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How popular is the name "Anjali" in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1964 6 6 0
1965 5 5 0
1966 5 5 0
1968 10 10 0
1969 12 12 0
1970 26 26 0
1971 21 21 0
1972 13 13 0
1973 31 31 0
1974 25 25 0
1975 20 20 0
1976 22 22 0
1977 39 39 0
1978 42 42 0
1979 48 48 0
1980 41 41 0
1981 43 43 0
1982 37 37 0
1983 48 48 0
1984 42 42 0
1985 45 45 0
1986 38 38 0
1987 35 35 0
1988 46 46 0
1989 50 50 0
1990 39 39 0
1991 28 28 0
1992 55 55 0
1993 61 61 0
1994 53 53 0
1995 73 73 0
1996 95 95 0
1997 80 80 0
1998 93 93 0
1999 202 202 0
2000 230 230 0
2001 222 222 0
2002 238 238 0
2003 231 231 0
2004 210 210 0
2005 255 255 0
2006 251 251 0
2007 238 238 0
2008 247 247 0
2009 229 229 0
2010 206 206 0
2011 198 198 0
2012 177 177 0
2013 198 198 0
2014 129 129 0

Want to know about the populiarty of Anjali? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 4,788 babies born with the name Anjali in the United States. That's more than enough Anjalis to occupy the territory of Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 4,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1964 when it was given to 6 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Anjali" was in 2005 with a total of 255 babies.

According to the 2013 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Anjali" is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 32 babies in California have the same name as you in 2013. Across the entire United States a total of only 198 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Anjali popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Anjali in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the north east? Search for the name to check your answer!

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Anjali" mean? The list below shows the origins of Anjali as well as things modernly associated with the name Anjali such as celebrities named Anjali.

Hindi,Greek,Latin

Origin and Meaning of Anjali

The name "Anjali" is of Hindi,Greek,Latin origin, and it means "Angel, Messenger". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Anjali Taneja

Anjali was born in 1976.

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Alternative Meanings

A is for accomplished, in all that you do.

N is for noble, your regal bearing.

J is for jewel, the sparkle in your eye.

A is for amenable, for your easy going nature.

L is for love, your love of life!

I is for impress, for impress you will.

Your name in reverse order is "Ilajna". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Iljana". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

Past life for Anjali born Oct 8, 1927

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Portugal approximately on 1750. Your profession was sailor and shoemaker.

As an inquisitive and inventive person, you liked to get to the very bottom of things and to rummage in books. Talent for drama, natural born actor. The world is full of ill and lonely people. You should help those, who are less fortunate than you are.

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