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

What does the name Prachi mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Prachi

User Submitted Origins

Indian (Sanskrit)

User Submitted Meanings

  • According to a user from India, the name Prachi is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin and means "First ray of sun".
  • A submission from India says the name Prachi means "Eastern corner" and is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin.
  • A submission from India says the name Prachi means "In the Odia language, state of Odisha(India), it means East direction ( the direction from which the sun rises). It is of Sanskrit origin. On a name basis it could mean East but it also refers to walls of a house(dictionary meaning)" and is of Sanskrit origin.
  • A submission from Norway says the name Prachi means "Sunrise" and is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin.
  • According to a user from India, the name Prachi is of English origin and means "The first ray of sun".

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Notable Persons Named Prachi

Prachi Desai is an actress. Her most notable accomplishments were from 2006 to present. Prachi was born on September 12th, 1988 in Surat, Gujarat, India.


Prachi Shah is a model (people), actor, model, and actress. Their ongoing career started in 2000. Prachi was born in India.


Prachi was born on October 2nd, 1989 in Delhi.


She holds the title Femina Miss India Earth 2012 and Femina Miss India. Prachi was born in 1988 in Allahabad.


Prachi Save Saathi is a dancer, voice actress, and actress. She was most active from 1994 to 1994. Prachi was born on March 21st, 1982 in Mumbai, India. Prachi is also known as Prachi Save, Prachi Saathi, Prachi Sathi, and Prachi Save Sathi.


Fun Facts about the name Prachi

  • How Popular is the name Prachi? Prachi is the 18,254th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Prachi have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 412 babies born with the first name Prachi in the United States. That's more than enough people named Prachi 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 Prachi? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1982 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Prachi born? The highest recorded use of the first name Prachi was in 2007 with a total of 27 babies.
  • Random Prachi Factoid: According to the 2010 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Prachi is not a popular baby girl's name in New Jersey. Imagine that, only 6 babies in New Jersey have the same name as you in 2010.
  • Weird things about the name Prachi: Your name in reverse order is Ihcarp. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Hipcar. 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).
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