US Popularity:22757
Meaning:Deep dark blue
Sunil, a Sanskrit boy's name, comes from the word sunīla, which means "deep dark blue." It's used to refer to a blue jewel that belongs to Lord Vishnu and is also another name for Krishna. This Hindu deity is typically depicted with blue or dark blue skin, making this name an easy yet subtle way to pay homage to your heritage. With Krishna being the god of love, tenderness, and compassion, baby will always feel assured of your constant support and guidance.

Sunil Name Popularity Data

The Bump Ranking

Overall:Sunil is currently #1985 on The Bump
Boy:Sunil is currently #592 on The Bump Boy Names

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2019
+ 655
from 2016
In comparison to the previous year's data
  • Behind the Name, Sunil, December 2017

  • Hamari Web, Sunil

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