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Rishi

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1974 15 0 15
1975 14 0 14
1976 12 0 12
1977 21 0 21
1978 41 0 41
1979 28 0 28
1980 47 0 47
1981 52 0 52
1982 40 0 40
1983 47 0 47
1984 30 0 30
1985 46 0 46
1986 37 0 37
1987 36 0 36
1988 48 0 48
1989 49 0 49
1990 42 0 42
1991 38 0 38
1992 50 0 50
1993 47 0 47
1994 57 0 57
1995 55 0 55
1996 52 0 52
1997 40 0 40
1998 70 0 70
1999 72 0 72
2000 85 0 85
2001 94 0 94
2002 150 0 150
2003 128 0 128
2004 171 0 171
2005 184 0 184
2006 170 0 170
2007 205 0 205
2008 217 0 217
2009 173 0 173
2010 169 0 169
2011 135 0 135
2012 129 0 129
2013 142 0 142
2014 114 0 114
2015 134 0 134

Want to know about the popularity of the Rishi baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 3,486 babies born with the name Rishi in the United States. That's more than enough Rishis to occupy the territory of Falkland Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 3,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1974 when it was given to 15 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Rishi" was in 2008 with a total of 217 babies.

According to the 1999 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Rishi" is not a popular baby boy's name in New Jersey. Imagine that, only 12 babies in New Jersey have the same name as you in 1999. Across the entire United States a total of only 72 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Rishi popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Origin and Meaning of Rishi

The name "Rishi" is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin, and it means "Sage". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Other Inspirations for the Name Rishi

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Rishi Sunak
Rishi Tea

Alternative Meanings

R is for rapport, friends seek you.

I is for ignite, the fire in you!

S is for sensitive, another side shows.

H is for honest, something you hold dear.

I is for instill, the lesson of life.

Your name in reverse order is "Ihsir". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Hiris". How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Rishi born Apr 28, 1988

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I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Western Russia approximately on 1400. Your profession was handicraftsman and mechanic.

You were a seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future. You fulfill your lesson by helping old folks and children. You came to that life to learn to care about weak and helpless.

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