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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Prabhu

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Wiktionary

From Sanskrit प्रभु (prabhu)

  1. A male given name commonly used in India.

Notable Persons Named Prabhu

Prabhu Deva is a film actor, director, dance choreographer, producer, and choreography (dance). He holds the title Kalluri Vaanil. He was most active from 1988 to present. Prabhu was given the name Prabhu Deva Sundaram by his parent Mugur Sundar on April 3rd, 1973 in Mysore, Karnataka, India.

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Prabhu is an actor, film producer, and film actor. He was most prominent from 1982 to present. Prabhu was given the name Prabhu Ganesan by his parent Sivaji Ganesan on December 27th, 1956 in Chennai, India. Prabhu is also known as Ilaya Thilagam.

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Prabhu Solomon is a film director, film producer, director, and producer. He has had major accomplishments since 1999. Prabhu was born on May 7th, 1969.

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Prabhu was born in 1950 in Presidencies and provinces of British India.

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Kaka Hathrasi was a satirist, humorist poet-writer, and satire. Kaka was given the name Prabhu Lal Garg on September 18th, 1906 in Hathras, U.P., India. He breathed his last breath on September 18th, 1995.

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Prabhu was born on August 8th, 1912 in Kota, India. He left this life on October 5th, 1976.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Prabhu

Samantha Ruth Prabhu is an actress and model. Samantha was born Samantha Ruth Prabhu on April 28th, 1987 in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India.

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Vikram Prabhu is an actor. He was most prominent from 2011 to present. Vikram was born in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India.

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Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu is a Minister of Railways and Ministry of Railways (India). Suresh was born on July 11th, 1953 in Mumbai.

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Prabhu is an actor, film producer, and film actor. He was most prominent from 1982 to present. Prabhu was given the name Prabhu Ganesan by his parent Sivaji Ganesan on December 27th, 1956 in Chennai, India. Prabhu is also known as Ilaya Thilagam.

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Venkat Prabhu is an actor, director, playback singer, and screenwriter. He was most active from 1997 to present. Venkat was given the name Venkat Kumar Gangai Amaren on November 7th, 1975 in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India.

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Allama Prabhu was a poet, social reformer, and philosopher. Allama was born in 12 in Ballegavi, Shimoga district, Karnataka. He breathed his last breath in 12.

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Popularity of Prabhu as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Prabhu U.S.
  White 2.22% 64.26%
  African American 0.44% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 94.07% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.67% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Prabhu

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

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Fun Facts about the name Prabhu

  • How Popular is the name Prabhu? As a last name Prabhu was the 19,896th most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Prabhu first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Prabhu is Saturday, July 7th, 1900.
  • How unique is the name Prabhu? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Prabhu. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Prabhu: Your name in reverse order is Uhbarp. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Bruahp. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Prabhu? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 1,350 people with the last name Prabhu.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Prabhu? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Prabhu as their last name since less than 1 person in 217k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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