Akash

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2k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
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in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Akash

User Submitted Origins

Indian (Sanskrit)
70%
English
10%
Hindi
5%
African
5%
Arabic
5%
French
5%

User Submitted Meanings

  • A submission from Nepal says the name Akash means "Sky" and is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin.
  • A user from Singapore says the name Akash is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin and means "Sky, Space".
  • A user from United Kingdom says the name Akash is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin and means "'sky' ' open space'".
  • A submission from India says the name Akash means "Try" and is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin.
  • According to a user from India, the name Akash is of Unknown origin and means "Sky, High as Sky".

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Notable Persons Named Akash

Akash Chandra Khurana is an actor, screenwriter, entrepreneurship, and entrepreneur. Akash was born on June 21st, 1998. Akash is also known as #sky.

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Akash DasNayak is a Member: Odisha Legislative Assembly and Member:Odisha Legislative Assembly. Akash was given the name Akash Das Nayak on September 17th, 1981 in Jajpur.

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Akash Kapur is an author, journalism, and journalist. Akash was born on October 28th, 1974.

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Akash was born on June 25th, 1993 in Delhi, India.

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Akash was born on August 27th, 1998 in Bangalore.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Akash

Aravind Akash is an actor.

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Jai Akash is an actor and director. He has been prominent since 1999. Jai was given the name Satish Nageswaran in 18 in London. Jai is also known as Akash.

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GMB Akash is a photojournalism and photojournalist. His most notable accomplishments were from 1996 to present. GMB was born GMB Akash in 1977 in Dhaka.

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Marthammanahalli Satish Kumar Akash is a hindustani classical music flute. He plays Flute and Bansuri. Marthammanahalli was born on March 13th, 1997 in Bangalore.

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Mamidi was born on July 19th, 1998 in Vijayawada.

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Ahmad Akash is a soccer player for the Al-Nassr FC and Ettifaq FC. Ahmad was born on August 27th, 1990 in Dammam.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1975 7 0 7
1976 8 0 8
1977 14 0 14
1978 6 0 6
1979 9 0 9
1980 10 0 10
1981 11 0 11
1982 7 0 7
1983 9 0 9
1984 17 0 17
1985 17 0 17
1986 17 0 17
1987 22 0 22
1988 21 0 21
1989 26 0 26
1990 39 0 39
1991 68 0 68
1992 66 0 66
1993 57 0 57
1994 57 0 57
1995 77 0 77
1996 61 0 61
1997 75 0 75
1998 74 0 74
1999 83 0 83
2000 71 0 71
2001 87 0 87
2002 117 0 117
2003 115 0 115
2004 115 0 115
2005 80 0 80
2006 80 0 80
2007 72 0 72
2008 70 0 70
2009 67 0 67
2010 63 0 63
2011 41 0 41
2012 47 0 47
2013 51 0 51
2014 37 0 37
2015 44 0 44
2016 36 0 36
2017 49 0 49

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Popularity of Akash as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Akash

  • How Popular is the name Akash? Akash is the 6,576th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Akash have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 2,100 babies born with the first name Akash in the United States. That's more than enough people named Akash to occupy the territory of Christmas Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 1,462 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Akash? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1975 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • When was Akash first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Akash is Wednesday, April 24th, 1974.
  • What year had the most people named Akash born? The highest recorded use of the first name Akash was in 2002 with a total of 117 babies.
  • Random Akash Factoid: According to the 1988 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Akash is not a popular baby boy's name in New York. Imagine that, only 5 babies in New York have the same name as you in 1988.
  • Weird things about the name Akash: Your name in reverse order is Hsaka. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Asakh. 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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