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in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010


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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1977 7 0 7
1979 9 0 9
1980 14 0 14
1981 7 0 7
1982 11 0 11
1983 11 0 11
1984 21 0 21
1985 26 0 26
1986 17 0 17
1987 31 0 31
1988 16 0 16
1989 23 0 23
1990 25 0 25
1991 38 0 38
1992 32 0 32
1993 28 0 28
1994 37 0 37
1995 31 0 31
1996 43 0 43
1997 43 0 43
1998 65 0 65
1999 75 0 75
2000 72 0 72
2001 86 0 86
2002 81 0 81
2003 79 0 79
2004 80 0 80
2005 67 0 67
2006 81 0 81
2007 59 0 59
2008 83 0 83
2009 54 0 54
2010 79 0 79
2011 61 0 61
2012 57 0 57
2013 70 0 70
2014 65 0 65
2015 72 0 72

Fun Facts about the name Ashwin

  • How many people with the first name Ashwin have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,756 babies born with the first name Ashwin in the United States. That's more than enough people named Ashwin 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 Ashwin? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1977 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • When was Ashwin first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Ashwin is Sunday, October 3rd, 1937.
  • What year had the most people named Ashwin born? The highest recorded use of the first name Ashwin was in 2001 with a total of 86 babies.
  • Random Ashwin Factoid: According to the 2015 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Ashwin 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 2015.
  • Weird things about the name Ashwin: Your name in reverse order is Niwhsa. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Wihnas. How do you pronounce that?

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Popularity of Ashwin as a first name

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Popularity of Ashwin as a last name

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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Indian (Sanskrit)

Origin and Meaning of Ashwin

The name "Ashwin" is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin, and it means "Seventh Hindu month". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Notable Persons With the Name Ashwin

Ashwin Kakumanu

Ashwin Kakumanu is an actor and film actor. He was most active from 2011 to present. Ashwin was born Ashwin Kakumanu on July 5th, 1987 in Chennai.


Ashwin Sood

Ashwin Sood is a musician. He plays Drum kit and Percussion instrument. Ashwin was born on September 25th, 1967.


Ashwin Sanghi

Ashwin Sanghi is a thriller (genre), mystery fiction, and conspiracy fiction writer. Ashwin was born on January 25th, 1969 in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.


Ashwin Mushran

Ashwin Mushran is an actor, voice acting, and voice actor. He has been prominent since 2005. Ashwin was born on May 19th, 1972 in Mumbai.


Ashwin Shekhar

Ashwin Shekhar is an actor and film actor. He was most prominent from 2007 to present.


Ashwin Dani

Ashwin Dani is a notable individual. Ashwin was born in 1944 in Mumbai.

  • Ashwin Navin
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  • Ashwin Sundar
    (famed somebody)
  • Ashwin Batish

Notable Persons With the Last Name Ashwin

Ravichandran Ashwin

Ravichandran Ashwin is a noteworthy human. Ravichandran was born on September 17th, 1986 in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India.


Soundarya R. Ashwin

Soundarya R. Ashwin is a graphic designer, film producer, film director, and director. They have had major accomplishments since 2002. Soundarya was given the name Shaku Bai Rao Gaikwad by their parents Rajinikanth and Latha Rajinikanth on September 20th, 1984 in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India. Soundarya is also known as Soundarya Rajinikanth Ashwin and Soundarya Rajinikanth.


Sumanth Ashwin

Sumanth Ashwin is a film actor. He was most active from 2012 to present. Sumanth was born as the child of M. S. Raju in 30 in Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India.


Nag Ashwin

Nag Ashwin is a film director and screenwriter. His most notable accomplishments were from 2008 to present. Nag was born in Hyderabad.


Murugan Ashwin

Murugan Ashwin is an influential individual. Murugan was born on September 8th, 1990 in Chennai, India.


Chris Ashwin

Chris Ashwin is a leading person. Chris was born on November 19th, 1987 in Gloucester.


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What does the name Ashwin mean?

Ais for affectionate, to those that matter most to you

Sis for select, as few are chosen.

His for honor, your most valuable possession.

Wis for wise, more tomorrow that today.

Iis for intellect, your high capacity for knowledge

Nis for normal, step outside of the box!

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Sources: 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). 1913 Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary via the Collaborative International Dictionary of English (License). Notable persons via Wikipedia: Titles and License. Click each image for the attribution information.

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