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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 Ranjit

  • How many people with the first name Ranjit have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 154 babies born with the first name Ranjit in the United States. That's more than enough people named Ranjit 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 Ranjit? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1967 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Ranjit first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Ranjit is Thursday, January 2nd, 1908.
  • What year had the most people named Ranjit born? The highest recorded use of the first name Ranjit was in 1980 with a total of 10 babies.
  • Random Ranjit Factoid: According to the 1993 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Ranjit is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 5 babies in California have the same name as you in 1993.
  • Weird things about the name Ranjit: Your name in reverse order is Tijnar. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ajntir. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Ranjit? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 234 people with the last name Ranjit.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Ranjit? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Ranjit as their last name since less than 1 person in 1.3m people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
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Popularity of Ranjit as a first name

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Popularity of Ranjit as a last name

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Common last names for Ranjit

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Ranjit U.S.
  White 0.00% 64.26%
  African American 2.99% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 89.74% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 4.70% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Ranjit

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

Entire United States

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Indian (Sanskrit)

Origin and Meaning of Ranjit

The name "Ranjit" is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin, and it means "Victorious in battle". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Notable Persons With the Name Ranjit

Ranjit Bawa

Ranjit Bawa is a bhangra, punjabi folk music, bhangra (music), and folk music singing and actor. He has had major accomplishments since 2012. Ranjit was given the name Ranjit Singh on February 15th, 1989 in Gurdaspur.


Ranjit Chowdhry

Ranjit Chowdhry is a leading somebody.


Ranjit Barot

Ranjit Barot is a noteworthy individual.


Ranjit Mallick

Ranjit Mallick is an important individual. He was most active from 1970 to 2015. Ranjit was born on September 28th, 1944 in Kolkata.


Ranjit Singh Boparan

Ranjit Singh Boparan is an important person.


Ranjit Kumar

Ranjit Kumar is an influential human.

  • Ranjit Hoskote
    (notable individual)
  • Ranjit Lal Jetley
    (military person)
  • Ranj Dhaliwal
  • Ranjit Makkuni
    (noteworthy person)
  • Ranjit Sarma
    (screenplay writer)

What does the name Ranjit mean?

Ris for romp, you know how to have fun!

Ais for attractive, inside and out

Nis for number one, make sure to take care of yourself above all others

Jis for jewel, the sparkle in your eye.

Iis for ideas, that you bring to life.

Tis for teacher, you truly are.

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