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



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Fun Facts about the name Manoj

  • How many people with the first name Manoj have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 225 babies born with the first name Manoj in the United States. That's more than enough people named Manoj 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 Manoj? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1964 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Manoj first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Manoj is Monday, October 1st, 1928.
  • What year had the most people named Manoj born? The highest recorded use of the first name Manoj was in 1979 with a total of 14 babies.
  • Random Manoj Factoid: According to the 1977 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Manoj is not a popular baby boy's name in New York. Imagine that, only 5 babies in New York have the same name as you in 1977.
  • Weird things about the name Manoj: Your name in reverse order is Jonam. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ajonm. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Manoj? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 254 people with the last name Manoj.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Manoj? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Manoj as their last name since less than 1 person in 1.1m people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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Popularity of Manoj as a first name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Manoj U.S.
  White 0.00% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 97.64% 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 Manoj

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

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

  1. plural of mano

Notable Persons With the Name Manoj

M. Night Shyamalan

M. Night Shyamalan is a film director, screenwriter, film producer, and actor. He has had major accomplishments since 1992. M. was given the name Manoj Shyamalan on August 6th, 1970 in Mahé, India.


Manoj Tiwari

Manoj Tiwari is a Member of the India Parliament, for North East Delhi, Memberof theIndia Parliament, and forNorth East Delhi. Manoj was born on February 1st, 1973 in Atarwalia, Bihar, India.


Manoj Kumar

Manoj Kumar is an actor, film director, and director. His career lasted from 1957 to 1995. Manoj was given the name Harikishan Giri Goswami on July 24th, 1937 in Abbottabad. Manoj is also known as Bharat Kumar.


Manoj Prabhakar

Manoj Prabhakar is a cricketer.


Karanvir Bohra

Karanvir Bohra is an actor, producer, and designer. His ongoing career started in 1998. Karanvir was given the name Manoj Bohra on August 28th, 1982 in Jodhpur, Rajasthan, India.


Kumar Gaurav

Kumar Gaurav is an actor. He was most prominent from 1981 to present. Kumar was given the name Manoj Tuli by his parent Rajendra Kumar on July 11th, 1960 in Lucknow.

  • Manoj Joshi
  • Manoj K. Jayan
    (noteworthy person)
  • Manoj Sinha
    (Member of Parliament 11th)
  • Manoj Pahwa
  • Manoj Bajpayee
  • Manoj Tiwary
    (famous individual)
  • Manoj Das
    (bilingual writer)
  • Manoj Punjabi
  • Manoj Mitra
  • Manoj Ramola
    (casting director)
  • Manoj Tyagi
  • Manoj Sharma
    (film director)
  • Manoj Kuroor
  • Manoj Jain MD
    (infectious disease physician)

Notable Persons With the Last Name Manoj

Manchu Manoj

Manchu Manoj is an actor. He was most active from 2004 to present. Manchu was given the name Manchu Manoj Kumar by his parent Mohan Babu on May 20th, 1983 in Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India. Manchu is also known as Rocking Star Manoj.



Manoj is a cinematographer, film producer, and producer. Manoj was born on April 15th, 1981 in Chennai. Manoj is also known as Manu.


Maalavika Manoj

Maalavika Manoj is a noteworthy person. Maalavika was born on September 16th, 1993.


Dr K. S. Manoj

Dr K. S. Manoj is a Member of Parliament and 14th Lok Sabha. Dr was born on April 19th, 1965 in Alappuzha.


Manohar Manoj

Manohar Manoj is an Editor, Economy India, Rishabh IPEX Mall, Opp. ICICI Bank, I.P. Extension, Patparganj, and Delhi-110092. Manohar was born Manohar Manoj on July 15th, 1966.


What does the name Manoj mean?

Mis for mighty, your inner strength.

Ais for assertive, a great leader

Nis for nurturing, to all that need help

Ois for organized, you always know where things are

Jis for jolly, the fun side!

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