Charan

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100
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316
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in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

What does the name Charan mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Charan

"Charan" is a name of Indian (Sanskrit) origin, and it means "God's feet". It's a name commonly given to boys.

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  1. A caste of people in Rajasthan and Gujarat, considered by some people to be divine, or a member of that caste.

charan was also found in the following language(s): Welsh

Notable Persons Named Charan

S. P. B. Charan is an actor, singing, film producer, anchor, and singer. His most notable accomplishments were from 1997 to present. S. was given the name Charan Sripathi Panditaradhyula Balasubrahmanyam on January 7th, 1972 in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India.

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Charan Raj is an actor, film director, producer, screenwriter, and music director. He has been prominent since 1984. Charan was given the name Bommayi on April 27th, 1958 in India.

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Charan Singh Grewal is a religious. He holds the title Satguru.

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Charan was born on December 13th, 1954.

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Charan Rai is a soccer player for the Mohammedan S.C. (Kolkata) and East Bengal F.C. Charan was born in India.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Charan

Ram Charan is an actor, entrepreneurship, film producer, entrepreneur, and producer. His ongoing career started in 2007. Ram was given the name Ram Charan Teja Konidala by his parent Chiranjeevi in Madras, Tamil Nadu, India. Ram is also known as Konidela Ram Charan Teja.

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S. P. B. Charan is an actor, singing, film producer, anchor, and singer. His most notable accomplishments were from 1997 to present. S. was given the name Charan Sripathi Panditaradhyula Balasubrahmanyam on January 7th, 1972 in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India.

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Arjun was born on May 10th, 1954.

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Popularity of Charan as a last name

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Common last names for Charan

  • Singh
  • Kaur

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Charan U.S.
  White 5.06% 64.26%
  African American 8.23% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 71.84% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 12.66% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Charan

People with the last name Charan are most frequently Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander or Two or More Ethnicities

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Fun Facts about the name Charan

  • How Popular is the name Charan? Charan is the 36,054th most popular name of all time. As a last name Charan was the 63,218th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Charan have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2016, the Social Security Administration has recorded 100 babies born with the first name Charan in the United States. That's more than enough people named Charan 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 Charan? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 2000 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Charan first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Charan is Monday, January 14th, 1901.
  • What year had the most people named Charan born? The highest recorded use of the first name Charan was in 2012 with a total of 13 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Charan: Your name in reverse order is Narahc. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Hnarca. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Charan? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 316 people with the last name Charan.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Charan? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Charan as their last name since less than 1 person in 909k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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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).
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