< 1k
in the U.S.
since 1880


  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: Indian (Sanskrit)
  • #14603 All Time

How popular is the name "Dharma" in the U.S.?

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Want to know about the populiarty of Dharma? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 550 babies born with the name Dharma in the United States. That's more than enough Dharmas to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1969 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Dharma" was in 1998 with a total of 68 babies.

According to the 2004 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Dharma" is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 10 babies in California have the same name as you in 2004. Across the entire United States a total of only 45 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Dharma popular?

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

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Indian (Sanskrit)

Origin and Meaning of Dharma

The name "Dharma" is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin, and it means "Ultimate Law of All Things". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

Alternative Meanings

D is for desire, your thoughts do aspire.

H is for happiness, you always bring.

A is for agreeable, the best side of you!

R is for realist, the way you are.

M is for munificent, for you are extremely liberal in giving.

A is for accord, the harmony you spread.

Your name in reverse order is "Amrahd". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Amdhar". 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 Dharma born Mar 18, 1944

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Burma approximately on 1825. Your profession was artist, magician, and fortune teller.

Your psychological profile shows you had a natural talent of psychologist and knew how to use the opportunities. Cold-blooded and calm in any situation. Your problem - to learn determination and persistency. Every misfortune should crash upon your strong will.

Name poster for Dharma

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The Theory Behind The Name Game - Finding a good baby name is one of the dilemmas that plague parents who live in a modern setting. Parents do have the right to be conscious about the name.

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