Darshan

First Name
673
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since 1880
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in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Darshan

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     Indian (Sanskrit)
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     English
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     Hindu
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  • A user from India says the name Darshan is of Hindu origin and means "A hindu god".
  • A submission from India says the name Darshan means "Divine vision" and is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin.

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From Sanskrit दर्शन (darśana, “vision”), from a root दृष- (dṛś, “to see”).

  1. (Hinduism, Buddhism) Hierophany, theophany; being in the presence of the divine or holy (as a person or object).

Notable Persons Named Darshan

Darshan is an actor, film producer, distributor, and film distributor. He has been prominent since 2001. Darshan was given the name Hemanth Kumar by his parent Thoogudeepa Srinivas on February 16th, 1977 in Ponnampet, Kodagu, Karnataka, India. Darshan is also known as Darshan Thoogudeepa.

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Darshan Jariwala is an actor. Darshan was born on September 29th, 1958 in Mumbai, India.

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Darshan Kumar is an actor. His most notable accomplishments were from 2010 to 2010. Darshan is also known as Darshan Kumaar.

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Darshan Pandya is an actor and businessman. Darshan was born in 18 in India.

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Darshan Kang is a Member of the Canadian Parliament for Calgary Skyview, Member of the Legislative Assembly of Alberta for Calgary-McCall, Member of the Canadian ParliamentforCalgary Skyview, and Member of the Legislative Assembly of AlbertaforCalgary-McCall. His most notable accomplishments were from 2015 to 2015. Darshan was born in 1951.

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Darshan Doshi is a musician. He plays Drums, Drum set, and Drum kit. He has had major accomplishments since 1997. Darshan was born on January 16th, 1986.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Darshan

Darshan is an actor, film producer, distributor, and film distributor. He has been prominent since 2001. Darshan was given the name Hemanth Kumar by his parent Thoogudeepa Srinivas on February 16th, 1977 in Ponnampet, Kodagu, Karnataka, India. Darshan is also known as Darshan Thoogudeepa.

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Dharmesh Darshan is a director, producer, writer, and screenwriter. He was most active from 1993 to present. Dharmesh was born Dharmesh Darshan on May 16th, 1972 in Mumbai.

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Suneel was born in 26.

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Sanjeev Darshan is a soundtrack album and filmi composer, music director, and singing. They were most active from 1999 to 1999.

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Naresh Bhattarai is a lyricist, radio personality, presenter, producer, and actor. He was most active from 1996 to present. Naresh was given the name Lok Darshan on February 26th, 1978 in Sarlahi District.

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Bhakt was born in 1912. He breathed his last breath in 1991.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1971 5 5 0
1972 7 0 7
1975 21 6 15
1978 5 0 5
1979 7 0 7
1981 9 0 9
1982 6 0 6
1983 12 0 12
1985 10 0 10
1986 11 0 11
1987 13 0 13
1988 12 0 12
1989 12 0 12
1990 16 0 16
1991 15 0 15
1992 17 0 17
1993 14 0 14
1994 18 0 18
1995 16 0 16
1996 18 0 18
1997 17 0 17
1998 22 0 22
1999 30 0 30
2000 23 0 23
2001 24 0 24
2002 23 0 23
2003 19 0 19
2004 24 0 24
2005 18 0 18
2006 10 0 10
2007 14 0 14
2008 30 0 30
2009 25 0 25
2010 21 0 21
2011 27 0 27
2012 19 0 19
2013 23 0 23
2014 15 0 15
2015 19 0 19
2016 13 0 13
2017 13 0 13
* Years where the name was given to 5 or fewer babies will show zero to respect privacy.

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Common last names for Darshan

  • Singh
  • Kaur
  • Gill

Fun Facts about the name Darshan

  • How Popular is the name Darshan? Darshan is the 13,549th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Darshan have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 673 babies born with the first name Darshan in the United States. That's more than enough people named Darshan 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 Darshan? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1971 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Darshan first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Darshan is Monday, May 4th, 1914.
  • What year had the most people named Darshan born? The highest recorded use of the first name Darshan was in 1999 with a total of 30 babies.
  • Random Darshan Factoid: According to the 1999 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Darshan 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 1999.
  • Weird things about the name Darshan: Your name in reverse order is Nahsrad. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Sadrhan. How do you pronounce that?

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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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