Yash

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in the U.S.
since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Yash

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     Indian (Sanskrit)
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     English
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     Hebrew
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User Submitted Meanings

  • A submission from India says the name Yash means "Victory and glory" and is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin.
  • A user from Australia says the name Yash is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin and means "Yash means win in everything".
  • According to a user from India, the name Yash means "Success".
  • According to a user from India, the name Yash means "Success".
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International Interest

Notable Persons Named Yash

Yash Chopra was a director, script writer, and producer. Yash was born Yash Chopra on September 27th, 1932 in Lahore. He died on October 21st, 2012.

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Yash is an actor. He has been prominent since 2004. Yash was given the name Naveen Kumar Gowda on January 8th, 1986 in Bhuvanahalli, Hassan, Karnataka, India.

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Yash Johar was a film producer. His career lasted from 1952 to 2004. Yash was born Yash Johar on September 6th, 1929 in Lahore, Punjab, Undivided India. He died on June 26th, 2004.

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Yash Dasgupta is an actor, model (people), singing, model, and singer. His ongoing career started in 2009. Yash was born on October 10th, 1985. Yash is also known as ASR(Aranya Singha Roy), Ketan, Suraj, Karan, Demon Kalketu, and Viraj.

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Yash Tonk is an actor. Yash was born Yash Tonk in Sonipat.

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Yash Pandit is an actor, model (people), and model.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Yash

Yash is an actor. He has been prominent since 2004. Yash was given the name Naveen Kumar Gowda on January 8th, 1986 in Bhuvanahalli, Hassan, Karnataka, India.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1975 5 0 5
1987 9 0 9
1988 5 0 5
1990 9 0 9
1991 5 0 5
1992 5 0 5
1993 12 0 12
1994 18 0 18
1995 32 0 32
1996 54 0 54
1997 56 0 56
1998 65 0 65
1999 74 0 74
2000 100 0 100
2001 96 0 96
2002 154 0 154
2003 144 0 144
2004 136 0 136
2005 149 0 149
2006 127 0 127
2007 129 0 129
2008 129 0 129
2009 130 0 130
2010 111 0 111
2011 85 0 85
2012 99 0 99
2013 67 0 67
2014 72 0 72
2015 64 0 64
2016 73 0 73
2017 64 0 64
* Years where the name was given to 5 or fewer babies will show zero to respect privacy.

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International Interest for Yash

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Popularity of Yash as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Yash

  • How Popular is the name Yash? Yash is the 6,233rd most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Yash have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 2,278 babies born with the first name Yash in the United States. That's more than enough people named Yash 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 Yash? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1975 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Yash first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Yash is Wednesday, January 11th, 1905.
  • What year had the most people named Yash born? The highest recorded use of the first name Yash was in 2002 with a total of 154 babies.
  • Random Yash Factoid: According to the 2008 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Yash is not a popular baby boy's name in Washington. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Washington have the same name as you in 2008.
  • Weird things about the name Yash: Your name in reverse order is Hsay. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Asyh. How do you pronounce that?

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  • 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).
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