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Popularity
1k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Monisha

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: Indian (Sanskrit)
  • Meaning: Intellectual
  • #8750 All Time
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How popular is the name "Monisha" in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1961 6 6 0
1969 8 8 0
1970 11 11 0
1971 7 7 0
1972 18 18 0
1973 18 18 0
1974 13 13 0
1975 19 19 0
1976 33 33 0
1977 29 29 0
1978 29 29 0
1979 31 31 0
1980 32 32 0
1981 31 31 0
1982 28 28 0
1983 86 86 0
1984 56 56 0
1985 25 25 0
1986 47 47 0
1987 42 42 0
1988 52 52 0
1989 59 59 0
1990 37 37 0
1991 58 58 0
1992 51 51 0
1993 49 49 0
1994 49 49 0
1995 51 51 0
1996 60 60 0
1997 32 32 0
1998 32 32 0
1999 19 19 0
2000 19 19 0
2001 13 13 0
2002 18 18 0
2003 9 9 0
2004 8 8 0
2005 10 10 0
2007 11 11 0
2008 15 15 0
2009 5 5 0
2010 6 6 0
2011 6 6 0
2012 5 5 0
2014 5 5 0

Want to know about the populiarty of Monisha? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,248 babies born with the name Monisha in the United States. That's more than enough Monishas to occupy the territory of Niue (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 1,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1961 when it was given to 6 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Monisha" was in 1983 with a total of 86 babies.

According to the 1989 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Monisha" is not a popular baby girl's name in New York. Imagine that, only 5 babies in New York have the same name as you in 1989. Across the entire United States a total of only 59 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Monisha popular?

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

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Indian (Sanskrit)

Origin and Meaning of Monisha

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

Alternative Meanings

M is for musical, your hidden talent!

O is for openness, it's refreshing!

N is for natural, the genuine side of you.

I is for ideals, no higher!

S is for special, you are, you know!

H is for hug, give one today!

A is for activities, for you have many.

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

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Past life for Monisha born Nov 23, 1947

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

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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