Ankush

First Name
163
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
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in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

What does the name Ankush mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Ankush

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  • According to a user from Canada, the name Ankush is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin and means "Restrictions or to control something.".
  • According to a user from India, the name Ankush is of Hindu origin and means "Instrument to stop elephant".
  • A submission from India says the name Ankush means "Control" and is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin.
  • According to a user from India, the name Ankush is of Hindu origin and means "Control".
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Notable Persons Named Ankush

Ankush Chaudhari is an actor, director, producer, screenwriter, and television actor & theatre personality. Ankush was born on January 31st, 1977 in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India. Ankush is also known as Anky.

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Ankush Hazra is an actor. They were most prominent from 2010 to present. Ankush was born on February 14th, 1989 in Bardhaman.

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Ankush Arora is a model, actor, singer, and singing. He was most prominent from 2013 to present. Ankush was born on June 24th, 1992 in Delhi.

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Ankush was born on December 16th, 1995 in Hamirpur, Himachal Pradesh.

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Ankush was born on November 14th, 1991 in Una, Himachal Pradesh, India.

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Ankush was born on June 16th, 1992.

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Fun Facts about the name Ankush

  • How Popular is the name Ankush? Ankush is the 29,657th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Ankush have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 163 babies born with the first name Ankush in the United States. That's more than enough people named Ankush 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 Ankush? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1986 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Ankush born? The highest recorded use of the first name Ankush was in 2003 with a total of 13 babies.
  • Random Ankush Factoid: According to the 1994 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Ankush is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 5 babies in California have the same name as you in 1994.
  • Weird things about the name Ankush: Your name in reverse order is Hsukna. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Nkhusa. 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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