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First Name
2k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010

Varun

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1981 5 0 5
1982 11 0 11
1983 12 0 12
1984 14 0 14
1985 18 0 18
1986 20 0 20
1987 23 0 23
1988 28 0 28
1989 28 0 28
1990 27 0 27
1991 35 0 35
1992 39 0 39
1993 44 0 44
1994 43 0 43
1995 57 0 57
1996 67 0 67
1997 79 0 79
1998 95 0 95
1999 107 0 107
2000 112 0 112
2001 99 0 99
2002 123 0 123
2003 121 0 121
2004 145 0 145
2005 140 0 140
2006 116 0 116
2007 95 0 95
2008 101 0 101
2009 93 0 93
2010 88 0 88
2011 72 0 72
2012 64 0 64
2013 62 0 62
2014 50 0 50
2015 54 0 54

Fun Facts about the name Varun

  • How many people with the first name Varun have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 2,287 babies born with the first name Varun in the United States. That's more than enough people named Varun to occupy the territory of Christmas Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 1,462 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Varun? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1981 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Varun first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Varun is Monday, May 23rd, 1960.
  • What year had the most people named Varun born? The highest recorded use of the first name Varun was in 2004 with a total of 145 babies.
  • Random Varun Factoid: According to the 2014 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Varun is not a popular baby boy's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 6 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 2014.
  • Weird things about the name Varun: Your name in reverse order is Nurav. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Narvu. How do you pronounce that?
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Popularity of Varun as a first name

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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Indian (Sanskrit)

Origin and Meaning of Varun

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

  • From Sanskrit वरुण (váruṇa, “Varuna”)
  1. A male given name commonly used in India.

Notable Persons With the Name Varun

Varun Dhawan

Varun Dhawan is an actor. He was most prominent from 2012 to present. Varun was born on April 24th, 1987 in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.

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Varun Gandhi

Varun Gandhi is a Member of Parliament, General Secretary, Bharatiya Janata Party, List of members of the 16th Lok Sabha, General Secretary of the Communist Party, and List of members of the 15th Lok Sabha. Varun was born on March 13th, 1980 in New Delhi.

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Varun Sandesh

Varun Sandesh is an actor. His ongoing career started in 2007. Varun was born on July 21st, 1989 in Rayagada, Orissa, India.

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Varun Grover

Varun Grover is a screenplay writer, lyricist, and director. He has been prominent since 2004. Varun was born on January 26th, 1980 in Sundernagar, Himachal Pradesh, India.

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Varun

Varun is an actor. He was most prominent from 2013 to present. Varun was born on February 4th, 1990 in Jalandhar.

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Varun Badola

Varun Badola is an actor. Varun was born Varun Badola on January 7th, 1974 in New Delhi, India.

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  • Varun Aaron
    (important individual)
  • Varun Parandhaman
    (singer)
  • Varun Unni
    (composer)

Notable Persons With the Last Name Varun

Varun

Varun is an actor. He was most prominent from 2013 to present. Varun was born on February 4th, 1990 in Jalandhar.

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What does the name Varun mean?

Vis for valor, your strength.

Ais for approachable, constantly meeting new people

Ris for respect, earned through your actions

Uis for unite, you bring people together.

Nis for neatness, your orderly way.

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