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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 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 1997 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Vivek" is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 8 babies in California have the same name as you in 1997. Across the entire United States a total of only 37 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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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 region near the Rockies? Search for the name to check your answer!

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.

Indian (Sanskrit)

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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Alternative Meanings

V is for valor, your strength.

I is for impress, for impress you will.

V is for valiant, the way you approach life!

E is for exquisite, who could argue?

K is for kid, the child within.

Your name in reverse order is "Keviv". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Kviev". 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 Vivek born Aug 7, 1952

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 Northern England approximately on 1200. Your profession was trainer and holder of the fine animals, birds, and insects.

You were a person with huge energy, good in planning and supervising. If you were just a garbage-man, you were chief garbage-man. 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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