Nanda

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since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Nanda

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  • A submission from United Arab Emirates says the name Nanda means "Joy Happiness" and is of Sanskrit origin.

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Notable Persons Named Nanda

Nanda was an actor and actress. Her most notable accomplishments were from 1948 to 1983. Nanda was born on January 8th, 1939 in Kolhapur. She breathed her last breath on March 25th, 2014.

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Nanda Kishore is a film director and screenwriter. Nanda was born in Karnataka.

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Nanda Kishor Pun is a Vice President of Nepal. Nanda was born on October 23rd, 1965 in Rangsi, Rolpa, Nepal.

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Nanda Malini is a singer, lecturer, and music director. Nanda was born on August 23rd, 1943 in Aluthgama. Nanda is also known as Mirihana Arachchige Nanda Perera and Nanda Malini Gokula.

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Nanda Costa is an actor and actress. She was most active from 2006 to present. Nanda was given the name Fernanda Costa Campos Cotote on September 24th, 1986 in 25.

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He was most active from 1581 to 1599. Nanda was born as the child of Bayinnaung and Atula Thiri Maha Yaza Dewi on November 9th, 1535 in Taungoo.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Nanda

Nikhil Nanda is a businessperson and businessman. Nikhil was born as the child of Ritu Nanda on March 18th, 1974 in Ludhiana.

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Ritu Nanda is a chief executive officer. Ritu was given the name Ritu Kapoor by her parent Raj Kapoor on October 30th, 1948 in Mumbai.

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Gulzarilal Nanda was a (Acting), Prime Minister of India, Minister of Home Affairs, and Minister of Home Affairs (India). Gulzarilal was born on July 4th, 1898 in Sialkot. He passed away on January 15th, 1998.

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Nanda was an actor and actress. Her most notable accomplishments were from 1948 to 1983. Nanda was born on January 8th, 1939 in Kolhapur. She breathed her last breath on March 25th, 2014.

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Dhana Nanda is royalty. He holds the title Samrat and Emperor. His career lasted from -329 to -329.

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Mahapadma Nanda is royalty. He holds the title Samrat and Emperor.

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Popularity of Nanda as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Nanda U.S.
  White 5.68% 64.26%
  African American 0.81% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 86.83% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.81% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 3.88% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 1.98% 16.26%

Of Last Name Nanda

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

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Fun Facts about the name Nanda

  • How Popular is the name Nanda? Nanda is the 42,044th most popular name of all time. As a last name Nanda was the 23,054th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Nanda have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 70 babies born with the first name Nanda in the United States. That's more than enough people named Nanda 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 Nanda? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1950 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Nanda first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Nanda is Thursday, September 17th, 1874.
  • What year had the most people named Nanda born? The highest recorded use of the first name Nanda was in 1976 with a total of 9 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Nanda: Your name in reverse order is Adnan. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Naand. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Nanda? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 1,109 people with the last name Nanda.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Nanda? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Nanda as their last name since less than 1 person in 263k 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).
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