US Popularity:8614
Meaning:To shine, glitter; Splendid, beautiful, eminent; Royalty, king, chief
With Sanskrit, Hindi, and Indian origins, Raj is a boy’s name replete with endearments. From “to shine” and “glitter” to “splendid,” “beautiful,” and “eminent,” baby Raj will have confidence galore! Raj elevates your noble heir to kingship with the additional meanings “royalty,” “king,” and “chief.” Undoubtedly receiving the royal treatment in your home, this little one may be born to lead. Whether on the playground or in adult life, Raj can be influenced by their name to guide and protect, offering comfort and a sense of community to others. A well-known name in various languages, the meaning of Raj shows slight variation, each pointing towards a young man of honor, power, and bravery.

Raj Name Popularity Data

The Bump Ranking

Overall:Raj is currently #3087 on The Bump
Boy:Raj is currently #1715 on The Bump Boy Names

U.S. Births

Overall:Raj is currently #8614 in U.S. births
Boy:Raj is currently #4061 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2023
+ 199
from 2022
In comparison to the previous year's data
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