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

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Origin and Meaning of Palak

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  • A submission from Hong Kong says the name Palak means "Food for life" and is of Hindi origin.
  • A submission from Thailand says the name Palak means "Gods tophy" and is of ??? origin.
  • A user from India says the name Palak is of Hindi origin and means "Eyelashes".
  • According to a user from India, the name Palak is of Hindi origin and means "Eyelashes".
  • A user from India says the name Palak is of Hindi origin and means "Eyelashes".
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  1. (India, cooking) Spinach or similar greens (including Amaranthus species and Chenopodium album).

palak was also found in the following language(s): Turkish

Notable Persons Named Palak

Palak Muchhal is a hindustani classical music and filmi musician. She has had major accomplishments since 2012. Palak was born on March 30th, 1992 in Indore, Madhya Pradesh, India.


Palak Jain is a model (people), actor, and model. She has been prominent since 2000. Palak was born on April 1st, 1994 in Mumbai.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Palak

Zunaid was born on May 17th, 1980 in Natore District.


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Popularity of Palak as a last name

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Fun Facts about the name Palak

  • How Popular is the name Palak? Palak is the 21,997th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Palak have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 294 babies born with the first name Palak in the United States. That's more than enough people named Palak 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 Palak? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1979 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Palak born? The highest recorded use of the first name Palak was in 2006 with a total of 28 babies.
  • Random Palak Factoid: According to the 2006 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Palak is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 6 babies in California have the same name as you in 2006.
  • Weird things about the name Palak: Your name in reverse order is Kalap. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Kapal. How do you pronounce that?

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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).
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.
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