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2k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Vivek

  • Gender: Boy
  • Origin: Indian (Sanskrit)
  • Meaning: Wisdom, knowledge
  • #7254 All Time
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How popular is the name "Vivek" in the U.S.?



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
1963505
1965606
1968808
1969909
197010010
197114014
197220020
197310010
197422022
197521021
197620020
197717017
197823023
197912012
198020020
198134034
198227027
198333033
198434034
198530030
198636036
198741041
198832032
198932032
199032032
199136036
199246046
199356056
199443043
199550050
199645045
199737037
199847047
199957057
200070070
200161061
200254054
200369069
200475075
200561061
200645045
200753053
200844044
200933033
201024024
201134034
201224024
201322022
201426026

Want to know about the populiarty of Vivek? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,660 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 first appeared 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 1994 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Vivek" is not a popular baby boy's name in Ohio. Imagine that, only 6 babies in Ohio have the same name as you in 1994. Across the entire United States a total of only 43 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

What does the name "Vivek" mean?

Vivek (Indian (Sanskrit)): Wisdom, knowledge

The name "Vivek" is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin and it means "Wisdom, knowledge". It's a name commonly given to boys. There is 1 other name that is similar to this one.

V is for vitality, your lust for living.

I is for instill, the lesson of life.

V is for value, the value you place on friendship.

E is for elate, you make others happy.

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 "Ievkv". How do you pronounce that?

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Where is the name Vivek popular?



The map shows the relative popularity of the name Vivek 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!

Celebrities named Vivek

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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Past life for Vivek born Jul 1, 1931

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 Southern England approximately on 1650. Your profession was handicraftsman and mechanic.

You were a seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future. Your lesson - to develop kind attitude to people, to acquire gift of understanding and compassion.

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