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Kumar

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1972 5 0 5
1973 8 0 8
1975 11 0 11
1976 7 0 7
1977 5 0 5
1978 10 0 10
1979 11 0 11
1980 7 0 7
1981 9 0 9
1983 7 0 7
1984 5 0 5
1985 7 0 7
1986 10 0 10
1987 11 0 11
1988 10 0 10
1989 11 0 11
1990 8 0 8
1991 7 0 7
1992 9 0 9
1993 9 0 9
1994 7 0 7
1996 7 0 7
1997 5 0 5
1998 13 0 13
1999 10 0 10
2001 7 0 7
2002 5 0 5
2003 5 0 5
2004 6 0 6
2005 9 0 9
2006 5 0 5
2007 6 0 6
2008 8 0 8
2009 7 0 7
2010 11 0 11
2011 5 0 5
2012 9 0 9

Want to know about the popularity of the Kumar baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 292 babies born with the name Kumar in the United States. That's more than enough Kumars 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 1972 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Kumar" was in 1998 with a total of 13 babies.

According to the 1998 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Kumar" is not a popular baby boy's name in New York. Imagine that, only 8 babies in New York have the same name as you in 1998. Across the entire United States a total of only 13 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Kumar popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Origin and Meaning of Kumar

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

Narain Karthikeyan

Narain Karthikeyan is a racing driver. Narain was born in 1977 as Kumar Ram Narain Karthikeyan in Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India.

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Other Inspirations for the Name Kumar

Kumar Barve
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Kumar Sanu
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Kumar Mahadeva
Kumar Pallana
Kumar Sangakkara
Kumar Summoners War
Kumar Patel

Alternative Meanings

K is for kindle, the warmth in others.

U is for unite, you bring people together.

M is for mystery, the part of you that cannot be explained.

A is for abundant, your cheer knows no bounds.

R is for refreshing, the sparkling you.

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

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Past life for Kumar born Nov 4, 1926

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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 Greece approximately on 1025. Your profession was monk, bee-keeper, and lone gunman.

You were always involved with all new things. You have always loved changes, especially in art, music, cooking. The world is full of ill and lonely people. You should help those, who are less fortunate than you are.

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