US Popularity:7350
Meaning:Holy basil, sacred plant
Tulsi is an Indian name steeped in meaning and charm, ideal for parents seeking to honor their Hindu faith. This feminine appellation derives from Tulasi and means “holy basil.” Fresh, fragrant, and beloved for its lush green color, basil is widely revered in Hinduism as a sacred plant. It is believed to be the manifestation of the goddess Tulasi, an avatar of Lakshmi. Not just delicious to eat, Shyama tulsi (purple leaf basil) is particularly valued for its medicinal properties. The divine heavens and healing Earth come together in Tulsi, lending a high-minded name to accompany baby on their journey.

Tulsi Name Popularity Data

U.S. Births

Overall:Tulsi is currently #7350 in U.S. births
Girl:Tulsi is currently #3023 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2022
+ 1315
from 2021
In comparison to the previous year's data
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