Deepak

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554
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since 1880
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in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

What does the name Deepak mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Deepak

"Deepak" is a name of Indian (Sanskrit) origin, and it means "Light, lamp". It's a name commonly given to boys.

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From Hindi, meaning a part of a flame, or someone who enlightens everyone's heart with hope.

  1. A male given name used in India.
  2. A surname​.

Notable Persons Named Deepak

Deepak Chopra is an alternative medicine advocate, public speaker, writer, and physician. Deepak was born on October 22nd, 1947 in New Delhi.

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Dev is an actor, member of parliament, politician, and parliament of india. He was most active from 2005 to present. Dev was given the name Deepak Adhikari on December 25th, 1982 in Mahisha, West Bengal, India. Dev is also known as Raju.

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Deepak Tijori is an actor and director. He has been prominent since 1990. Deepak was born on August 28th, 1961 in Mumbai, India.

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Kiran Kumar is a film actor. His most notable accomplishments were from 1971 to present. Kiran was given the name Deepak Dar on October 20th, 1954 in Mumbai.

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Deepak Dobriyal is an actor. Deepak was born in Kabra, Pauri Garhwal, Uttarakhand, India.

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Deepak Shirke is an actor. His most notable accomplishments were from 1980 to present.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Deepak

Vaishali Deepak is an actor. She was most active from 2014 to present. Vaishali was born in Bangalore.

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Swadesh was born in 1942.

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Deepak Parambol is an actor. Deepak was given the name Deepak on November 1st, 1988 in Kannur,Kerala.

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Lakshmi Deepak is a director, producer, and film director. Lakshmi was born in Andhra Pradesh.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1965 5 0 5
1968 7 0 7
1969 8 0 8
1970 12 0 12
1971 7 0 7
1972 13 0 13
1973 11 0 11
1974 10 0 10
1975 18 0 18
1976 12 0 12
1977 12 0 12
1978 11 0 11
1979 18 0 18
1980 26 0 26
1981 16 0 16
1982 13 0 13
1983 13 0 13
1984 10 0 10
1985 18 0 18
1986 12 0 12
1987 12 0 12
1988 17 0 17
1989 12 0 12
1990 11 0 11
1991 16 0 16
1992 10 0 10
1993 17 0 17
1994 13 0 13
1995 18 0 18
1996 16 0 16
1997 8 0 8
1998 11 0 11
1999 18 0 18
2000 14 0 14
2001 8 0 8
2002 14 0 14
2003 10 0 10
2004 12 0 12
2005 16 0 16
2006 8 0 8
2007 7 0 7
2008 9 0 9
2009 7 0 7
2011 8 0 8
2013 10 0 10

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Common last names for Deepak

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Deepak U.S.
  White 0.00% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 97.69% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Deepak

People with the last name Deepak are most frequently Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander

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Fun Facts about the name Deepak

  • How Popular is the name Deepak? Deepak is the 15,051st most popular name of all time. As a last name Deepak was the 86,314th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Deepak have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2016, the Social Security Administration has recorded 554 babies born with the first name Deepak in the United States. That's more than enough people named Deepak 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 Deepak? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1965 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Deepak first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Deepak is Monday, August 21st, 1939.
  • What year had the most people named Deepak born? The highest recorded use of the first name Deepak was in 1980 with a total of 26 babies.
  • Random Deepak Factoid: According to the 1995 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Deepak is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 6 babies in California have the same name as you in 1995.
  • Weird things about the name Deepak: Your name in reverse order is Kapeed. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Epaedk. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Deepak? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 216 people with the last name Deepak.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Deepak? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Deepak as their last name since less than 1 person in 1.4m 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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