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 Besan

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From Tamil.

  1. gram flour (as used in Indian cuisine)

besan was also found in the following language(s): Asturian, Malay, Serbo-Croatian, and Spanish

Fun Facts about the name Besan

  • How Popular is the name Besan? Besan is the 42,234th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Besan have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 69 babies born with the first name Besan in the United States. That's more than enough people named Besan 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 Besan? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 2008 when it was given as a first name to 8 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Besan born? The highest recorded use of the first name Besan was in 2014 with a total of 17 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Besan: Your name in reverse order is Naseb. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Sneab. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Besan born Feb 1, 2017

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Southern England approximately on 525. 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. Your lesson - to develop kind attitude to people, to acquire gift of understanding and compassion.

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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).
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.