in the U.S.
since 1880


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How popular is the baby name Dhruv in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1987 5 0 5
1988 10 0 10
1989 8 0 8
1990 15 0 15
1991 14 0 14
1992 11 0 11
1993 14 0 14
1994 16 0 16
1995 27 0 27
1996 26 0 26
1997 31 0 31
1998 45 0 45
1999 65 0 65
2000 71 0 71
2001 77 0 77
2002 105 0 105
2003 140 0 140
2004 159 0 159
2005 136 0 136
2006 138 0 138
2007 182 0 182
2008 166 0 166
2009 161 0 161
2010 180 0 180
2011 163 0 163
2012 161 0 161
2013 147 0 147
2014 167 0 167
2015 157 0 157

Want to know about the popularity of the Dhruv baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 2,597 babies born with the name Dhruv in the United States. That's more than enough Dhruvs to occupy the territory of Svalbard and Jan Mayen (Norway) with an estimated population of 2,495 (as of March 1, 2010). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1987 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Dhruv" was in 2007 with a total of 182 babies.

According to the 1998 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Dhruv" is not a popular baby boy's name in New York. Imagine that, only 11 babies in New York have the same name as you in 1998. 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 Dhruv popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Origin and Meaning of Dhruv

The name "Dhruv" is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin, and it means "Firmly fixed". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Other Inspirations for the Name Dhruv

Dhruv Bhandari
Dhruv Khullar
Dhruv Narain
Dhruv Pateder
Dhruv Tara
Dhruv B Pateder Md
Dhruv Bhardwaj
Dhruv Ghanekar
Dhruv Mehra
Dhruv Sud
Dhruv Shah

Alternative Meanings

D is for desire, your thoughts do aspire.

H is for heart, warm and loving.

R is for relax, you know how!

U is for useful, always to others.

V is for volunteer, your giving side.

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

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Past life for Dhruv born Aug 17, 1955

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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 USA South-West approximately on 1700. Your profession was map maker, astrologer, and astronomer.

Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. Your main task - to make the world more beautiful. Physical and spiritual deserts are just waiting for your touch. Keep smiling!

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