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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1991 5 0 5
1994 7 0 7
1995 8 0 8
1996 11 0 11
1997 10 0 10
1998 21 0 21
1999 28 0 28
2000 41 0 41
2001 70 0 70
2002 107 0 107
2003 158 0 158
2004 194 0 194
2005 179 0 179
2006 199 0 199
2007 205 0 205
2008 203 0 203
2009 241 0 241
2010 216 0 216
2011 249 0 249
2012 243 0 243
2013 229 0 229
2014 242 0 242
2015 103 0 103

Fun Facts about the name Arnav

  • How many people with the first name Arnav have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 2,969 babies born with the first name Arnav in the United States. That's more than enough people named Arnav to occupy the territory of Svalbard and Jan Mayen (Norway) with an estimated population of 2,495 (as of March 1, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Arnav? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1991 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Arnav born? The highest recorded use of the first name Arnav was in 2011 with a total of 249 babies.
  • Random Arnav Factoid: According to the 2010 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Arnav is not a popular baby boy's name in Massachusetts. Imagine that, only 9 babies in Massachusetts have the same name as you in 2010.
  • Weird things about the name Arnav: Your name in reverse order is Vanra. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Anvra. How do you pronounce that?
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Popularity of Arnav as a first name

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Arnav" mean? The list below shows the origins of Arnav as well as things modernly associated with the name Arnav such as celebrities named Arnav.

Indian (Sanskrit)

Origin and Meaning of Arnav

The name "Arnav" is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin, and it means "Ocean". It's a name commonly given to boys.

  1. A male given name

Notable Persons With the Name Arnav

Arnav Srivastav

Arnav Srivastav is a composer and producer. His ongoing career started in 2007. Arnav was born Arnav Srivastav on April 16th, 1988 in Mumbai.


What does the name Arnav mean?

Ais for abundant, your cheer knows no bounds.

Ris for rewards, from your hard work

Nis for nurturing, the care you provide to all

Ais for appreciative, of all you have

Vis for value, the value you place on friendship.

Past life for Arnav born Nov 22, 1947

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I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Central Africa approximately on 1350. Your profession was librarian, priest, and keeper of tribal relics.

You were a seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future. You fulfill your lesson by helping old folks and children. You came to that life to learn to care about weak and helpless.

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