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Origin and Meaning of Afsana

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  • A submission from Canada says the name Afsana means "Fairy tale" and is of Persian / Iranian origin.
  • According to a user from Illinois, United States, the name Afsana is of Arabic origin and means "Fairytale".
  • A user from United Kingdom says the name Afsana means "Story".
  • According to a user from India, the name Afsana is of Arabic origin and means "Easy going natural".
  • According to a user from United Kingdom, the name Afsana is of Arabic origin and means "Legend, fantasy dream".
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International Interest

Notable Persons Named Afsana

Afsana Mimi is an actress, model, script-writer, and television director. She was most active from 1990 to present. Afsana was born in 20 in Sirajganj, Bangladesh.


Afsana Ara Bindu is an actress and model. Her most notable accomplishments were from 2006 to present. Afsana was born in Bangladesh.


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International Interest for Afsana

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Fun Facts about the name Afsana

  • How Popular is the name Afsana? Afsana is the 36,163rd most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Afsana have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 103 babies born with the first name Afsana in the United States. That's more than enough people named Afsana to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Afsana? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1995 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Afsana born? The highest recorded use of the first name Afsana was in 1999 with a total of 11 babies.
  • Random Afsana Factoid: According to the 2002 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Afsana 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 2002.
  • Weird things about the name Afsana: Your name in reverse order is Anasfa. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Fnaaas. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Afsana born Jun 24, 1968

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 Thailand approximately on 1325. Your profession was jeweler and watch-maker.

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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