< 1k
in the U.S.
since 1880


  • Gender: Boy
  • Origin: Indian (Sanskrit)
  • Meaning: Son of the sun
  • #27908 All Time
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How popular is the name "Dinesh" in the U.S.?

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Want to know about the populiarty of Dinesh? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 167 babies born with the name Dinesh in the United States. That's more than enough Dineshs 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 1964 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Dinesh" was in 2007 with a total of 11 babies.

According to the 1999 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Dinesh" is not a popular baby boy's name in New York. Imagine that, only 5 babies in New York have the same name as you in 1999. Across the entire United States a total of only 7 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Dinesh popular?

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

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Indian (Sanskrit)

Origin and Meaning of Dinesh

The name "Dinesh" is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin, and it means "Son of the sun". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Alternative Meanings

D is for dream, your beacon ahead.

I is for impressive, your list of qualities.

N is for neatness, your orderly way.

E is for enrich, a quality you share.

S is for sweet, your pleasing way.

H is for happy, your wonderful laugh.

Your name in reverse order is "Hsenid". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Enhsdi". 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 Dinesh born Aug 24, 1941

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 Bulgaria approximately on 675. 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. Your lesson - to learn discretion and reason and then teach others to do that. Your life will be happier, when you help those who lack reasoning.

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