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Vivek

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< 1k Viveka (Indian (Sanskrit))

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1963 5 0 5
1965 6 0 6
1968 8 0 8
1969 9 0 9
1970 10 0 10
1971 14 0 14
1972 20 0 20
1973 10 0 10
1974 22 0 22
1975 21 0 21
1976 20 0 20
1977 17 0 17
1978 23 0 23
1979 12 0 12
1980 20 0 20
1981 34 0 34
1982 27 0 27
1983 33 0 33
1984 34 0 34
1985 30 0 30
1986 36 0 36
1987 41 0 41
1988 32 0 32
1989 32 0 32
1990 32 0 32
1991 36 0 36
1992 46 0 46
1993 56 0 56
1994 43 0 43
1995 50 0 50
1996 45 0 45
1997 37 0 37
1998 47 0 47
1999 57 0 57
2000 70 0 70
2001 61 0 61
2002 54 0 54
2003 69 0 69
2004 75 0 75
2005 61 0 61
2006 45 0 45
2007 53 0 53
2008 44 0 44
2009 33 0 33
2010 24 0 24
2011 34 0 34
2012 24 0 24
2013 22 0 22
2014 26 0 26
2015 18 0 18

Want to know about the popularity of the Vivek baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,678 babies born with the name Vivek in the United States. That's more than enough Viveks 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 1963 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Vivek" was in 2004 with a total of 75 babies.

According to the 2005 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Vivek" 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 2005. Across the entire United States a total of only 61 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Vivek popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Origin and Meaning of Vivek

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

Vivek Oberoi

Vivek Oberoi is a film actor with the most prominent portion of his career being from 2 to present. Vivek was born in 1976 in Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India(now in Telangana, India).

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Other Inspirations for the Name Vivek

Vivek Flowers
Vivek Jayaraman
Vivek Kundra
Vivek Murthy
Vivek Ramaswamy
Vivek Ranadive
Vivek Wadhwa
Vivek Deora
Vivek Kundra Salesforce

Alternative Meanings

V is for volunteer, your giving side.

I is for ignite, the fire in you!

V is for vision, few can share.

E is for eternal, your spirit will live.

K is for kindle, the warmth in others.

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

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Past life for Vivek born May 22, 1935

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I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Siberia approximately on 450. Your profession was librarian, priest, and keeper of tribal relics.

You always liked to travel, to investigate, could have been detective or spy. You fulfill your lesson by helping old folks and children. You came to that life to learn to care about weak and helpless.

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