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

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Origin and Meaning of Arjan

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  • A submission from Canada says the name Arjan means "Silver" and is of Persian or Iranian origin.

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Notable Persons Named Arjan

Arjan Bajwa is an actor and model. He has had major accomplishments since 1998. Arjan was born on September 3rd, 1979 in Delhi, India.


Arjan Singh is a military person. His military service ended in 1969.


Arj Barker is an observational comedy and satire comedian. Arj was given the name Arjan Singh Aulakh on August 12th, 1974 in San Francisco.



Arjan de Zeeuw is a soccer player for the SC Telstar, Barnsley F.C., Wigan Athletic F.C., Portsmouth F.C., Coventry City F.C., and ADO '20. Arjan was born on April 16th, 1970 in Castricum, Netherlands.


Arjan was born on March 7th, 1954.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Arjan

He was most prominent from 1581 to 1606. Guru was born as the child of Guru Ram Das and Mata Bhani on April 15th, 1563 in Goindval, Tarn Taaran, India. Guru is also known as The Fifth Master. He breathed his last breath on May 30th, 1606.


Common last names for Arjan

  • Singh

Fun Facts about the name Arjan

  • How Popular is the name Arjan? Arjan is the 16,883rd most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Arjan have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 471 babies born with the first name Arjan in the United States. That's more than enough people named Arjan 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 Arjan? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1990 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Arjan first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Arjan is Saturday, December 5th, 1885.
  • What year had the most people named Arjan born? The highest recorded use of the first name Arjan was in 2017 with a total of 46 babies.
  • Random Arjan Factoid: According to the 2013 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Arjan is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 9 babies in California have the same name as you in 2013.
  • Weird things about the name Arjan: Your name in reverse order is Najra. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Jrana. 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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