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in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Origin and Meaning of Kahani

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  • A user from Minnesota, United States says the name Kahani is of Hebrew origin and means "Gift of Wisdom".
  • A submission from Georgia, United States says the name Kahani means "Story" and is of Hindi origin.
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Webster's Unabridged Dictionary
noun ‖Ka"ha"ni
A kind of notary public, or attorney, in the Levant.

Notable Persons With the Last Name Kahani

Abdolreza Kahani is a director & screenwriter. Abdolreza was born in 1973 in Nishapur. Abdolreza is also known as Reza.


Astitva...Ek was born on February 12th, 1920. They passed away on July 12th, 2013.


Fun Facts about the name Kahani

  • How Popular is the name Kahani? Kahani is the 87,724th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Kahani have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 5 babies born with the first name Kahani in the United States.
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Kahani? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 2016 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Kahani born? The highest recorded use of the first name Kahani was in 2016 with a total of 5 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Kahani: Your name in reverse order is Inahak. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Anikha. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Kahani born Nov 21, 1953

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 Philippines approximately on 775. Your profession was writer, dramatist, and organizer of rituals.

As a ruthless character, you carefully weighed your decisions in critical situations, with excellent self-control and strong will. Generally liked, but not always loved. Your lesson - to combat violence and disharmony in our world, to understand its roots and origins. All global problems have similar origins.

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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)
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