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



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Fun Facts about the name Pankaj

  • When was the first name Pankaj first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Pankaj is Monday, February 17th, 1941.
  • How unique is the name Pankaj? From 1880 to 2015 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Pankaj. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Pankaj: Your name in reverse order is Jaknap. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Aknpaj. How do you pronounce that?

Common last names for Pankaj

  • Patel

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

From Sanskrit word meaning "the lotus flower", born from mud - "Pank" means mud and "Aj" means born from.

  1. A male given name common in India.

Notable Persons With the Name Pankaj

Pankaj Kapoor

Pankaj Kapoor is an actor, story writer, screenwriter, and director. He was most prominent from 1982 to present. Pankaj was born on May 29th, 1954 in Ludhiana.


Pankaj Dheer

Pankaj Dheer is an influential person.


Pankaj Tripathi

Pankaj Tripathi is an actor. Pankaj was born in Gopalganj, Bihar, India.


Bobby Darling

Bobby Darling is an actress. Bobby was given the name Pankaj Sharma on June 20th, 1982 in Delhi, India. Bobby is also known as Tabu, Pinki popoo, Pakhi, and Pankaj Sharma.


Pankaj Udhas

Pankaj Udhas is a musician. Pankaj was born on May 17th, 1951 in Jetpur, Gujarat, India.


Pankaj Mishra

Pankaj Mishra is a famed individual. Pankaj was born in 1969 in Jhansi, Uttar Pradesh, India.

  • Pankaj Arjan Advani
    (snooker world champion)
  • Pankaj Ghemawat
  • Pankaj Bhadouria
  • Pankaj Mullick
    (music director)
  • Pankaj Singh
    (famous person)
  • Pankaj Bhatia
  • Pankaj Advani
    (film director)
  • Pankaj Dharmani
  • Pankaj Charan Das
    (indian classical dancer)
  • Pankaj Dubey
    (famed person)
  • Pankaj Mohindroo
    (policy advocate & publisher)
  • MD, FACS Pankaj Tiwari
    (medical doctor)

What does the name Pankaj mean?

Pis for pioneer, your adventuresome spirit.

Ais for advantage, for you are blessed with many.

Nis for noble, your regal bearing.

Kis for kindle, the warmth in others.

Ais for approachable, constantly meeting new people

Jis for joyful, the spirit you spread.

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