Names.org

Tip: Try the names of friends, pets, celebrities, and fictional characters

First Name
656
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010

Chirag

Girls
Boys
First
Last
More Popular Potential Spellings

How popular is the baby name Chirag in the U.S.?

Click Here to Show Chart Data
Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1973 12 0 12
1974 5 0 5
1975 11 0 11
1976 16 0 16
1977 14 0 14
1978 12 0 12
1979 19 0 19
1980 26 0 26
1981 21 0 21
1982 22 0 22
1983 25 0 25
1984 22 0 22
1985 33 0 33
1986 30 0 30
1987 22 0 22
1988 19 0 19
1989 20 0 20
1990 18 0 18
1991 19 0 19
1992 27 0 27
1993 21 0 21
1994 23 0 23
1995 20 0 20
1996 16 0 16
1997 18 0 18
1998 9 0 9
1999 10 0 10
2000 11 0 11
2001 14 0 14
2002 16 0 16
2003 15 0 15
2004 10 0 10
2005 11 0 11
2006 15 0 15
2008 14 0 14
2009 7 0 7
2010 7 0 7
2011 5 0 5
2012 6 0 6
2013 9 0 9
2014 6 0 6

Fun Facts about the name Chirag

  • How many people with the first name Chirag have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 656 babies born with the first name Chirag in the United States. That's more than enough people named Chirag to occupy the territory of Cocos (Keeling) Islands (Australia) with an estimated population of 605 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Chirag? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1973 when it was given as a first name to 12 new born babies.
  • When was Chirag first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Chirag is Thursday, October 28th, 1965.
  • What year had the most people named Chirag born? The highest recorded use of the first name Chirag was in 1985 with a total of 33 babies.
  • Random Chirag Factoid: According to the 1992 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Chirag is not a popular baby boy's name in New Jersey. Imagine that, only 5 babies in New Jersey have the same name as you in 1992.
  • Weird things about the name Chirag: Your name in reverse order is Garihc. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Aghric. How do you pronounce that?
Answer a few simple questions to help us improve the information we display about names on the site.

Where is the name Chirag popular?

View popular names by state or region.

Popularity of Chirag as a first name

The map shows the absolute popularity of the name Chirag as a first name in each of the states. See other popular names in New Jersey, Illinois, or California.

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Chirag" mean? The list below shows the origins of Chirag as well as things modernly associated with the name Chirag such as celebrities named Chirag.

From Sanskrit चिराग (light, to enlighten)

  1. A male given name.

Other Inspirations for the Name Chirag

Chirag Desai
Chirag Gupta
Chirag Parikh
Chirag Parikh Nsc
Chirag Parikh White House
Chirag Paswan
Chirag Sandesara Md
Chirag Patel

What does the name Chirag mean?

Cis for captive, your web of charm.

His for honest, something you hold dear.

Iis for imagination, never be afraid to share your ideas

Ris for rational, the way you think.

Ais for articulate, a regular wordsmith

Gis for generous, your giving nature.

Past life for Chirag born Jul 11, 2008

What would you ask a Psychic? Get 3 FREE minutes with the most qualified advisors

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Ireland approximately on 850. Your profession was seaman, cook, and carpenter.

Psychologically, you had a Bohemian personality - mysterious, highly gifted, capable of understanding ancient books. Magical abilities, could be a servant of dark forces. Your problem - to learn to love and to trust the Universe. You are bound to think, study, reflect and develop inner wisdom.

Name poster for Chirag

Name poster for Chirag(click to save the high quality version)

Most Popular Names

Also see our other name lists.

Names Searched Right Now