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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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

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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 Snabe. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Besan born Jun 17, 2010

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 Western Australia approximately on 1325. Your profession was jeweler and watch-maker.

As an inquisitive and inventive person, you liked to get to the very bottom of things and to rummage in books. Talent for drama, natural born actor. There is the invisible connection between material and spiritual world. Your lesson - to search, to find and to use this bridge.

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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.