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since 1880
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Origin and Meaning of Anup

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Indian (Sanskrit)

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  • A submission from India says the name Anup means "The meaning of the name "Anup" is: Incomparable, unequaled; unique; pond" and is of Hindu origin.

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Notable Persons Named Anup

Anup was born on November 20th, 1983 in Palra (Gurgaon).


Anup Soni is an actor. He has been prominent since 2000. Anup was born Anup Soni on January 30th, 1975 in ludhiana Punjab.


Anup Jalota is a bhajan and ghazal singing. Anup was born on July 29th, 1953.


Anup Rubens is a film score musician. He has had major accomplishments since 2004. Anup was born on March 20th, 1980 in Hyderabad. Anup is also known as Anoop.



Anup Ghoshal is a playback singer musician. He has had major accomplishments since 1968. Anup was born Anup Ghoshal in Kolkata.


Fun Facts about the name Anup

  • How Popular is the name Anup? Anup is the 26,660th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Anup have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 203 babies born with the first name Anup in the United States. That's more than enough people named Anup 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 Anup? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1973 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Anup first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Anup is Thursday, November 1st, 1917.
  • What year had the most people named Anup born? The highest recorded use of the first name Anup was in 1982 with a total of 13 babies.
  • Random Anup Factoid: According to the 1986 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Anup is not a popular baby boy's name in New York. Imagine that, only 6 babies in New York have the same name as you in 1986.
  • Weird things about the name Anup: Your name in reverse order is Puna. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Aupn. 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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