Radha

First Name
743
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since 1880
Last Name
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in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Radha

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     Hindu
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     Tamil
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     Indian (Sanskrit)
21%
     English
21%
     Indonesian
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  • A submission from India says the name Radha means "Immortal love" and is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin.
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From Sanskrit राधा (rādhā).

  1. (Hinduism) The beloved of the Hindu avatar Krishna.
  2. A female given name used in India.

Notable Persons Named Radha

Radha Mitchell is an actress. She was most active from 1988 to present. Radha was given the name Radha Rani Amber Indigo Ananda Mitchell on November 12th, 1973 in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.

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Radha was born on June 3rd, 1965 in Trivandrum, Kerala, India.

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Radha Ravi is an actor. His ongoing career started in 1975. Radha was given the name Madras Rajagopal Radhakrishnan Ravi by his parent M. R. Radha on July 29th, 1952.

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Radha Mohan is a film director. He has been prominent since 2004. Radha was born on November 20th, 1965 in Thiruvananthapuram.

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Radha Mohan Singh is a Member of the India Parliament, for Purvi Champaran, Minister for Agriculture, Memberof theIndia Parliament, forPurvi Champaran, and List of agriculture ministries. Radha was born on September 1st, 1949.

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Radha Viswanathan is a carnatic vocalist, carnatic music, and carnaticvocalist. Her most notable accomplishments were from 1939 to present. Radha was given the name Radha Sadasivam in 1934 in Gobichettypalayam,British India.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Radha

Radha was born on June 3rd, 1965 in Trivandrum, Kerala, India.

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M. R. Radha was an actor. M. was born on April 14th, 1907 in Chennai. M. is also known as Nadigavel. He breathed his last breath on September 17th, 1979.

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B. V. Radha is an actress and film producer. B. was given the name Rajalakshmi in 1948 in Bangalore, Mysore State, India.

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M. K. Radha was an actor. M. was born on November 20th, 1910 in Chennai. He died on August 29th, 1985.

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Sivananda was born in 1911. She died in 1995.

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Vanchiyoor Radha is a film actor. She was most active from 1966 to 1981. Vanchiyoor was born in Vanchiyoor.

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How popular is the baby name Radha in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1971 7 7 0
1972 6 6 0
1974 9 9 0
1975 5 5 0
1976 18 18 0
1977 9 9 0
1978 6 6 0
1979 13 13 0
1980 11 11 0
1981 12 12 0
1983 11 11 0
1984 13 13 0
1985 7 7 0
1986 10 10 0
1987 13 13 0
1988 8 8 0
1989 16 16 0
1990 15 15 0
1991 17 17 0
1992 16 16 0
1993 6 6 0
1994 21 21 0
1995 12 12 0
1996 16 16 0
1997 13 13 0
1998 21 21 0
1999 15 15 0
2000 20 20 0
2001 21 21 0
2002 16 16 0
2003 21 21 0
2004 21 21 0
2005 31 31 0
2006 15 15 0
2007 23 23 0
2008 24 24 0
2009 25 25 0
2010 24 24 0
2011 17 17 0
2012 22 22 0
2013 34 34 0
2014 23 23 0
2015 27 27 0
2016 35 35 0
2017 18 18 0
* Years where the name was given to 5 or fewer babies will show zero to respect privacy.

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Fun Facts about the name Radha

  • How Popular is the name Radha? Radha is the 12,745th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Radha have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 743 babies born with the first name Radha in the United States. That's more than enough people named Radha to occupy the territory of Cocos (Keeling) Islands (Australia) with an estimated population of 605 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Radha? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1971 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • When was Radha first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Radha is Sunday, June 18th, 1882.
  • What year had the most people named Radha born? The highest recorded use of the first name Radha was in 2016 with a total of 35 babies.
  • Random Radha Factoid: According to the 2012 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Radha is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 7 babies in California have the same name as you in 2012.
  • Weird things about the name Radha: Your name in reverse order is Ahdar. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ahdra. How do you pronounce that?

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