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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Harish

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  • A submission from India says the name Harish means "Lord Vishnu s name" and is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin.
  • A submission from India says the name Harish means "Lord shivu" and is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin.
  • According to a user from India, the name Harish is of Hindu origin and means "Lord of shivap".
  • A submission from India says the name Harish means "Lord vishnu and shiva And the name of the head of the group of monkey's" and is of Sanskrit origin.
  • A user from India says the name Harish is of Hindi origin and means "The auspicious one or black".
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Webster's Unabridged Dictionary
adjective Har"ish
Like a hare.
Wiktionary

hare +‎ -ish

Notable Persons Named Harish

Harish Uthaman is an actor and film actor. He has had major accomplishments since 2010. Harish was born on April 5th, 1982 in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India. Harish is also known as Sri Hari.

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Harish Kumar is an actor. He was most prominent from 1979 to 1983. Harish was given the name Harish on August 1st, 1975 in Hyderabad.

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Harish chandra was a scientist in the fields of mathematics and physics. Harish was born on October 11th, 1923 in Kanpur. He breathed his last breath on October 16th, 1983.

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Harish Shankar is a screenwriter, dialogue writer, and director. Harish was born on March 31st, 1979 in Karimnagar, Andhra Pradesh, India.

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Harish Salve is a Former Solicitor General and FormerSolicitor General. Harish was born on June 22nd, 1956 in Maharashtra.

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Harish Patel is an actor. Harish was born on November 25th, 1950 in Belfast.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Harish

Harish Kumar is an actor. He was most prominent from 1979 to 1983. Harish was given the name Harish on August 1st, 1975 in Hyderabad.

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Michael was born on November 28th, 1936 in Timișoara.

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Mukul Harish is an actor and t.v. actor. His ongoing career started in 2007. Mukul was born on June 13th, 1986. Mukul is also known as Mukul Chabblani.

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Yosef was born in 1923 in Jerusalem.

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Kakani was born on May 19th, 1991 in Vijayawada.

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Common last names for Harish

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Harish U.S.
  White 8.06% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 89.10% 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 Harish

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

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Fun Facts about the name Harish

  • How Popular is the name Harish? Harish is the 20,123rd most popular name of all time. As a last name Harish was the 88,020th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Harish have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 349 babies born with the first name Harish in the United States. That's more than enough people named Harish 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 Harish? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1974 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Harish first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Harish is Wednesday, January 26th, 1916.
  • What year had the most people named Harish born? The highest recorded use of the first name Harish was in 2003 with a total of 29 babies.
  • Random Harish Factoid: According to the 2003 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Harish is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 8 babies in California have the same name as you in 2003.
  • Weird things about the name Harish: Your name in reverse order is Hsirah. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Hihsra. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Harish? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 211 people with the last name Harish.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Harish? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Harish 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).
  • 1913 Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary via the Collaborative International Dictionary of English (License)
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.
  • Notable persons via Wikipedia: Titles and License. Click each image for the attribution information.