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



Fun Facts about the name Kartik

  • How many people with the first name Kartik have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 390 babies born with the first name Kartik in the United States. That's more than enough people named Kartik 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 Kartik? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1973 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Kartik first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Kartik is Thursday, January 20th, 1910.
  • What year had the most people named Kartik born? The highest recorded use of the first name Kartik was in 2000 with a total of 21 babies.
  • Random Kartik Factoid: According to the 2007 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Kartik is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 5 babies in California have the same name as you in 2007.
  • Weird things about the name Kartik: Your name in reverse order is Kitrak. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Iktark. How do you pronounce that?
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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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Indian (Sanskrit)

Origin and Meaning of Kartik

The name "Kartik" is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin, and it means "Month Name". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Other Dictionary Sources
  1. The eighth month of the Hindu calendar

Notable Persons With the Name Kartik

Kartik Aaryan

Kartik Aaryan is an actor. He was most active from 2011 to present.


K C Paul

K C Paul is a constable in indian army and employee at west bengal state electricity corporation. K was given the name Kartik Chandra Paul in 1942.


Kartik Chandran

Kartik Chandran is a famous human.


Kartik Seshadri

Kartik Seshadri is a hindustani classical music musician. He plays Sitar. He has had major accomplishments since 1967. Kartik was born in 1957 in Madras, India.


Kartik Oraon

Kartik Oraon is a politician.


Kartik Jeshwant

Kartik Jeshwant is a leading person. Kartik was born on September 27th, 1964 in Mangalore, Karnataka, India.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Kartik

Kalpana Kartik

Kalpana Kartik is an actor and actress. She was most active from 1951 to 1957. Kalpana was given the name Mona Singha in Shimla.


Nirali Kartik

Nirali Kartik is a musician.


What does the name Kartik mean?

Kis for kid, the child within.

Ais for approachable, constantly meeting new people

Ris for relax, you know how!

Tis for traditional, somewhat old fashioned.

Iis for incorruptible, always standing up for what is right

Kis for keepsake, you treasure your memories.

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