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Divya

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: Indian (Sanskrit)
  • Meaning: Divine Brilliance
  • #5995 All Time
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How popular is the name "Divya" in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1971 6 6 0
1976 6 6 0
1977 5 5 0
1978 9 9 0
1979 6 6 0
1980 8 8 0
1981 13 13 0
1982 16 16 0
1983 12 12 0
1984 17 17 0
1985 20 20 0
1986 21 21 0
1987 17 17 0
1988 27 27 0
1989 34 34 0
1990 33 33 0
1991 29 29 0
1992 57 57 0
1993 66 66 0
1994 47 47 0
1995 59 59 0
1996 72 72 0
1997 67 67 0
1998 82 82 0
1999 98 98 0
2000 109 109 0
2001 113 113 0
2002 103 103 0
2003 113 113 0
2004 96 96 0
2005 97 97 0
2006 108 108 0
2007 83 83 0
2008 82 82 0
2009 87 87 0
2010 107 102 5
2011 95 95 0
2012 81 76 5
2013 70 64 6
2014 77 77 0

Want to know about the populiarty of Divya? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 2,248 babies born with the name Divya in the United States. That's more than enough Divyas to occupy the territory of Christmas Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 1,462 (as of June 30, 2010). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1971 when it was given to 6 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Divya" was in 2001 with a total of 113 babies.

According to the 1994 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Divya" is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 5 babies in California have the same name as you in 1994. Across the entire United States a total of only 47 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Divya popular?

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

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Indian (Sanskrit)

Origin and Meaning of Divya

The name "Divya" is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin, and it means "Divine Brilliance". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Divya Bharati

Divya Bharati is an actress with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1988 to 1993. Divya was born in 1974 as Divya Om Prakash Bharti in Bombay, India.

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Alternative Meanings

D is for dream, your beacon ahead.

I is for ignite, the fire in you!

V is for virtue, a trait you hold dear.

Y is for young, the years never show!

A is for affirm, the certainty of knowledge.

Your name in reverse order is "Ayvid". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Dvyia". 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 Divya born Jul 4, 1946

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 Southern China approximately on 1075. Your profession was digger and undertaker.

You were a revolutionary type. You inspired changes in any sphere - politics, business, religion, housekeeping. You could have been a leader. You are bound to solve problems regarding pollution of environment, recycling, misuse of raw materials, elimination of radioactivity by all means including psychological methods.

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