• 2k Varun

Varun

First Name
2k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
Girls
Boys
First
Last
On This Page
Top Celebrities That Influenced Baby Names
Can you guess who ranks #1? Click each list to find out

How to Pronounce Varun

  • Automated Male (English)
    Is this an accurate pronunciation?
  • Automated Female (English)
    Is this an accurate pronunciation?
  • Automated Female (Indian)
    Is this an accurate pronunciation?
How difficult is it to pronounce Varun?

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Varun mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Varun

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

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

Notable Persons Named Varun

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

Popularity:

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.

Popularity:

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

Popularity:

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.

Popularity:

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

Popularity:

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

Popularity:

Notable Persons With the Last Name Varun

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

Popularity:

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

Click Here to Show Chart Data
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
2016 44 0 44

Explain the Trends

Do you know what increased the popularity of Varun or caused it to decline? Let us know below

Where is the name Varun popular?

View popular names by state or region.

Popularity of Varun as a first name

The map shows the absolute popularity of the name Varun as a first name in each of the states. See other popular names in California, New Jersey, or New York.

Fun Facts about the name Varun

  • How Popular is the name Varun? Varun is the 6,046th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Varun have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2016, the Social Security Administration has recorded 2,331 babies born with the first name Varun in the United States. That's more than enough people named Varun to occupy the territory of Norfolk Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 2,302 (as of August 9, 2011).
  • 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 2011 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Varun is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 11 babies in California have the same name as you in 2011.
  • 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 Unavr. How do you pronounce that?

What Varuns Have Visited This Page?

Name poster for Varun

Name poster for Varun(click to save the high quality version)

Most Popular Names

All Name Lists

  • Sources:
  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.
  • Notable persons via Wikipedia: Titles and License. Click each image for the attribution information.