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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Bharat

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Indian (Sanskrit)

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  • According to a user from Arizona, United States, the name Bharat is of Hebrew origin and means "Bharat means "covenant." It comes from the Old Hebrew word "baraeth".".
  • According to a user from India, the name Bharat is of Hindi origin and means "India".
  • According to a user from India, the name Bharat is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin and means "Bharat means INDIA in Sanskrit and other indian languages.".
  • A user from India says the name Bharat is of English origin and means "Bharath".

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  1. A republic in the Asian subcontinent in southern Asia; second most populous country in the world; achieved independence from the United Kingdom in 1947

From Hindi, from Sanskrit भारतम् (bhāratam, “the land of emperor Bharata”), from Sanskrit भारत (bhārata, “descended from emperor Bharata”), from भरत (bharatá, “to be maintained”).

  1. India: the Republic of India.

Bharat was also found in the following language(s): Portuguese

Notable Persons Named Bharat

Bharat Bhushan was an actor. His career lasted from 1941 to 1992. Bharat was born on June 14th, 1920 in Meerut. He left this life on January 27th, 1992.


Bharat was born on May 26th, 1956.



Bharat Desai is a chairman of syntel, syntel, and chairman ofsyntel. Bharat was born in 1953 in India.


Bharat Jadhav is a film, tv producer and, tv producer, and (partner withvikas koreof company 'bharat jadhav entertainment pvt ltd'). His ongoing career started in 1985. Bharat was born on December 12th, 1973.


Bharat Kapoor is an actor. He was most active from 1972 to present.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Bharat

Krishna Bharat is a research scientist at google, google, and research scientist atgoogle. Krishna was born on January 7th, 1970.


Bharath Bala is a screenwriter, film director, and film producer. Bharath was given the name Ganapathy Bharat in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India.


Vishal was born on November 20th, 1978.


Bharat Kamat is a hindustani classical music musician. He plays Tabla. His career lasted from 1972 to 1972. Bharat was given the name Bharat on November 7th, 1967 in Pune.


Srikar was born on October 3rd, 1993 in Visakhapatnam.


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International Interest for Bharat

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Common last names for Bharat

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  • Patel

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Bharat U.S.
  White 2.58% 64.26%
  African American 21.40% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 59.78% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 5.17% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 8.86% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.21% 16.26%

Of Last Name Bharat

People with the last name Bharat are most frequently African American or Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander

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Fun Facts about the name Bharat

  • How Popular is the name Bharat? Bharat is the 28,047th most popular name of all time. As a last name Bharat was the 71,886th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Bharat have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 183 babies born with the first name Bharat in the United States. That's more than enough people named Bharat 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 Bharat? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1979 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Bharat first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Bharat is Tuesday, February 22nd, 1898.
  • What year had the most people named Bharat born? The highest recorded use of the first name Bharat was in 1997 with a total of 15 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Bharat: Your name in reverse order is Tarahb. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Aabhtr. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Bharat? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 271 people with the last name Bharat.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Bharat? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Bharat as their last name since less than 1 person in 1.1m people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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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).
  • Other Dictionary Sources: WordNet 3.1 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University (License).
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.
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