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India - A very unique female name



  Jul 15,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

India appeared on the charts for the first time in 1913 on position #1116. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named India and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name India? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name India. The baby girl name India was given to 163 baby girls in 2012, ranking #1145 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 8,670 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. India peaked in popularity 18 years ago in 2001 on position 306.



Famous with this name

India Eisley
India Allen
India Harl


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India is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? India is currently topping the baby name charts in Alabama at position #468 - and is the least popular in Texas at position #2,174.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique India is where you live.


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India origin and meaning

India is a 5 letter name with 3 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named India, pop culture references for the name India and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to India

We've found the following names that sound similar to India, sorted by popularity.

Indya / Indie / Iantha / Indiya / Inetha /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
20121145
2011965
2010988
2009828
2008797
2007664
2006564
2005495
2004478
2003409
2002316
2001306
2000391
1999410
1998498
1997427
1996391
1995438
1994405
1993385
1992388
1991407
1990475
1989504
1988439
1987411
1986381
1985316
1984541
1983790
1982984
1981818
1980941
1979863
19781040
1977864
1976941
1975813
19741074
1973878
1972710
1971633
1970726
19691739
19672012
19661668
19652387
19612017
19601753
19592305
19581578
19572048
19562218
19551531
19541630
19531912
19522029
19512027
19481693
19461889
19411353
19301777
19271287
19261694
19251608
19231929
19221057
19211338
19201883
19191429
19151094
19141153
19131116

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Alabama468
Virginia568
Georgia627
North Carolina638
South Carolina638
Wisconsin775
Louisiana785
Maryland795
Florida818
Tennessee847
Pennsylvania871
New York938
Illinois1112
Michigan1280
California1972
Texas2174

Even more about India


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is India a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name India?

3 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
2001
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name India
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 8,670
Letter count 5
Syllable count 3
Year first discovered 1913
2012 births +163

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