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in the U.S.
since 1880
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in the U.S.
in 2010



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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1969 6 0 6
1970 9 0 9
1971 6 0 6
1972 14 0 14
1973 5 0 5
1975 8 0 8
1976 5 0 5
1977 12 0 12
1978 10 0 10
1979 12 0 12
1980 22 0 22
1981 24 0 24
1982 21 0 21
1983 19 0 19
1984 15 0 15
1985 38 0 38
1986 38 0 38
1987 52 0 52
1988 55 0 55
1989 58 0 58
1990 88 0 88
1991 86 0 86
1992 80 0 80
1993 103 0 103
1994 105 0 105
1995 136 0 136
1996 156 0 156
1997 174 0 174
1998 195 0 195
1999 289 0 289
2000 304 0 304
2001 304 0 304
2002 437 0 437
2003 486 0 486
2004 522 0 522
2005 497 5 492
2006 492 0 492
2007 516 5 511
2008 503 0 503
2009 500 0 500
2010 478 0 478
2011 435 0 435
2012 423 6 417
2013 422 0 422
2014 413 0 413
2015 388 5 383

Fun Facts about the name Rohan

  • How many people with the first name Rohan have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 8,961 babies born with the first name Rohan in the United States. That's more than enough people named Rohan to occupy the country of Saint Barth with an estimated population of 8,902 (as of January 1, 2009).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Rohan? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1969 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Rohan first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Rohan is Wednesday, April 22nd, 1874.
  • What year had the most people named Rohan born? The highest recorded use of the first name Rohan was in 2004 with a total of 522 babies.
  • Random Rohan Factoid: According to the 2004 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Rohan is not a popular baby boy's name in New York. Imagine that, only 61 babies in New York have the same name as you in 2004.
  • Weird things about the name Rohan: Your name in reverse order is Nahor. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Naohr. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Rohan? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 3,131 people with the last name Rohan.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Rohan? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 1 of them will have Rohan as their last name.

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Popularity of Rohan as a first name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Rohan U.S.
  White 79.43% 64.26%
  African American 5.27% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 1.92% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.19% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.53% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 11.66% 16.26%

Of Last Name Rohan

People with the last name Rohan are most frequently White or Hispanic or Latino

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Indian (Sanskrit)

Origin and Meaning of Rohan

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

  1. A male given name

Notable Persons With the Name Rohan

Rohan Marley

Rohan Marley is a chairman of marley coffeechief passion officer of gisges and chairman of marley coffee. Rohan was given the name Rohan Anthony Marley on May 19th, 1972 in Kingston, Jamaica. Rohan is also known as The Rat.


Rohan Chand

Rohan Chand is an actor. He was most active from 2011 to present. Rohan was born in 1921 in Brooklyn.


Rohan Bopanna

Rohan Bopanna is an important individual. Rohan was born on March 4th, 1980.


Rohan Ricketts

Rohan Ricketts is a soccer player for the Arsenal F.C., Tottenham Hotspur F.C., Coventry City F.C., Wolverhampton Wanderers F.C., Queens Park Rangers F.C., Barnsley F.C., Toronto FC, Diósgyőri VTK, FC Dacia Chișinău, SV Wilhelmshaven, Shamrock Rovers F.C., Exeter City F.C., Dempo S.C., and Club Depor. Rohan was born on December 22nd, 1981 in Clapham, England.


Rohan Gavaskar

Rohan Gavaskar is a cricketer. Rohan was born on February 20th, 1976 in Kanpur.


Rohan Ince

Rohan Ince is a soccer player for the Fulham F.C., Brighton & Hove Albion F.C., Chelsea F.C. Reserves, Academy, Chelsea F.C., and Yeovil Town F.C. Rohan was born on November 8th, 1992 in Whitechapel.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Rohan

Mehra Rohan

Mehra Rohan is a model and actor. He was most active from 2009 to 2009. Mehra was born on April 8th, 1990 in Amritsar.


Marie Aimée de Rohan

Marie Aimée de Rohan was royalty. She holds the title Duchess of Chevreuse and Duchess of Luynes. Marie was born as the child of Hercule and Duke of Montbazon in Paris. She died on August 12th, 1679.


Gary Rohan

Gary Rohan is a leading somebody. Gary was born on June 7th, 1991.


Michael Scott Rohan

Michael Scott Rohan is a famed person. Michael was born in 1951.


Henri II de Rohan

Henri II de Rohan was a noble. He holds the title Duke of Rohan. Henri was born on August 21st, 1579 in Château de Blain. He breathed his last breath on April 13th, 1638.


Victoire Armande de Rohan

Victoire Armande de Rohan was a noteworthy human. She holds the title Princess of Guéméné. Victoire was born as the child of Charles, Prince of Soubise, and Princess Anne Thérèse of Savoy on December 28th, 1743 in Hôtel de Soubise, Paris, France. She breathed her last breath on September 20th, 1807.

  • Charlotte de Rohan
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  • Ferdinand Maximilien Meriadec De Rohan
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  • Josselin De Rohan
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  • Armand Gaston Maximilien Rohan
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  • Berthe de Rohan
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  • Francoise de Rohan
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  • Marquise de Rothelin Jacqueline de Rohan
  • Louis Constantin de Rohan
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What does the name Rohan mean?

Ris for rewards, from your hard work

Ois for ornate, nothing plain here!

His for hopeful, you see the bright side of things

Ais for abundant, your cheer knows no bounds.

Nis for nurturing, the care you provide to all

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