Ishan

Ishan - A very unique male name



  Feb 26,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Ishan appeared on the charts for the first time in 1992 on position #2870. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Ishan and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Ishan? 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 Ishan. The baby boy name Ishan was given to 53 baby boys in 2012, ranking #1575 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 30,963 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Ishan peaked in popularity 8 years ago in 2009 on position 1145.



Famous with this name

Ishan Morris
Ishan Davé
Ishan Sharma


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Ishan is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Ishan is currently topping the baby name charts in New Jersey at position #668 - and is the least popular in Texas at position #2,097.

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 Ishan is where you live.


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Ishan origin and meaning

Ishan is a 5 letter name with 2 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Ishan, pop culture references for the name Ishan and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Ishan

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

Ishaan / Isamu / Isom / Isami / Ikenna / Ikeem / Ihsan / Isham / Izan / Izaan /

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
20121575
20111212
20101264
20091145
20081298
20071493
20061595
20051301
20041373
20031385
20021601
20011318
20001418
19992271
19982599
19972935
19922870

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
New Jersey668
California1003
Ohio1261
New York1499
Florida1673
Texas2097

Even more about Ishan


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 Ishan 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 male name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Ishan?

2 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
2009
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Ishan
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 30,963
Letter count 5
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1992
2012 births +53

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