Aakash

First Name
930
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Aakash

User Submitted Meanings

  • According to a user from India, the name Aakash is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin and means "Hero".
  • A user from Georgia, United States says the name Aakash is of Unknown origin and means "Sky".
  • According to a user from Florida, United States, the name Aakash is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin and means "The sky".
  • A submission from United Kingdom says the name Aakash means "Strength" and is of Unknown origin.
  • A submission from Florida, United States says the name Aakash means "The sky" and is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin.
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Alt. Meaning

A is for assertive, a great leader

A is for adaptable, for the world is full of unique challenges

K is for kindness, you always show.

A is for accountable, someone to be counted on

S is for strength, there when needed.

H is for hero, as you appear to many.

Notable Persons Named Aakash

Aakash Chopra is a cricketer. Aakash was born on September 19th, 1977 in Agra, Uttar Pradesh.

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Aakash Dahiya is an actor, casting director, and casting (performing arts). Aakash was born in 1983 in New Delhi.

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Aakash Sangwan is an athlete for the Minerva Academy F.C.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1979 5 0 5
1981 5 0 5
1983 6 0 6
1984 8 0 8
1985 9 0 9
1986 11 0 11
1987 11 0 11
1988 7 0 7
1989 16 0 16
1990 15 0 15
1991 13 0 13
1992 44 0 44
1993 34 0 34
1994 37 0 37
1995 33 0 33
1996 29 0 29
1997 34 0 34
1998 29 0 29
1999 24 0 24
2000 28 0 28
2001 33 0 33
2002 49 0 49
2003 46 0 46
2004 35 0 35
2005 33 0 33
2006 32 0 32
2007 38 0 38
2008 26 0 26
2009 28 0 28
2010 29 0 29
2011 34 0 34
2012 34 0 34
2013 30 0 30
2014 32 0 32
2015 17 0 17
2016 21 0 21
2017 15 0 15

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Popularity of Aakash as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Aakash

  • How Popular is the name Aakash? Aakash is the 11,049th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Aakash have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 930 babies born with the first name Aakash in the United States. That's more than enough people named Aakash to occupy the country of Vatican City with an estimated population of 800 (as of March 1, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Aakash? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1979 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Aakash born? The highest recorded use of the first name Aakash was in 2002 with a total of 49 babies.
  • Random Aakash Factoid: According to the 2003 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Aakash is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 12 babies in California have the same name as you in 2003.
  • Weird things about the name Aakash: Your name in reverse order is Hsakaa. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ahaska. How do you pronounce that?

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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