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in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010


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Fun Facts about the name Harsha

  • How many people with the first name Harsha have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 214 babies born with the first name Harsha in the United States. That's more than enough people named Harsha 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 Harsha? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1976 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Harsha first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Harsha is Sunday, October 28th, 1894.
  • What year had the most people named Harsha born? The highest recorded use of the first name Harsha was in 2008 with a total of 12 babies.
  • Random Harsha Factoid: According to the 2012 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Harsha is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 7 babies in California have the same name as you in 2012.
  • Weird things about the name Harsha: Your name in reverse order is Ahsrah. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Hrasha. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Harsha? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 770 people with the last name Harsha.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Harsha? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Harsha as their last name since less than 1 person in 385k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
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Popularity of Harsha as a first name

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Popularity of Harsha as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Harsha U.S.
  White 87.27% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 6.10% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.73% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 1.82% 16.26%

Of Last Name Harsha

People with the last name Harsha are most frequently White

Entire United States

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Indian (Sanskrit)

Origin and Meaning of Harsha

The name "Harsha" is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin, and it means "Happiness, Delight". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Notable Persons With the Name Harsha


Harsha is royalty.


Harsha Bhogle

Harsha Bhogle is a tvcommentator/presenter. Harsha was born on July 19th, 1961 in Hyderabad, Telangana, India.


Harsha Vardhan

Harsha Vardhan is an actor, writer, screenwriter, musician, and film director. He has had major accomplishments since 1998. Harsha was born on October 9th, 1974 in Rajam, Andhra Pradesh, India.


Harsha Walia

Harsha Walia is an influential human.


Harsha de Silva

Harsha de Silva is a politician.


Harsha V. Agadi

Harsha V. Agadi is an influential individual.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Harsha


Harsha is royalty.


A. Harsha

A. Harsha is a director, choreographer, film director, and choreography. He was most prominent from 2002 to present. A. was born in Bangalore. A. is also known as Harsha.


Bill Harsha

Bill Harsha was an office holder. His military service ended in 1944. Bill was born on January 1st, 1921 in Portsmouth, Ohio. He left this life on October 11th, 2010.


What does the name Harsha mean?

His for honor, your most valuable possession.

Ais for attractive, inside and out

Ris for relax, you know how!

Sis for secret, that you can certainly keep.

His for hand, that you always give.

Ais for adaptable, for the world is full of unique challenges

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