Rohan

Rohan - A very unique male name



  Dec 11,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Rohan, meaning sandalwood, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1972 on position #1738. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Rohan and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Rohan? 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 Rohan. The baby boy name Rohan was given to 373 baby boys in 2012, ranking #605 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 4,400 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Rohan peaked in popularity 13 years ago in 2004 on position 475.



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Rohan is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Rohan is currently topping the baby name charts in District of Columbia at position #234 - and is the least popular in Pennsylvania at position #998.

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 Rohan is where you live.


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Rohan origin and meaning

Rohan is a 5 letter name with 2 syllables. This name means sandalwood. To see famous people named Rohan, pop culture references for the name Rohan and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Rohan

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

Ryan / Ronnie / Ramon / Rene / Roman / Ron / Romeo / Ronny / Rowan / Raheem /

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
2012605
2011577
2010534
2009536
2008531
2007513
2006522
2005507
2004475
2003513
2002519
2001615
2000613
1999615
1998797
1997784
1996821
1995859
19941064
19931009
19921227
19911080
19901060
19891669
19881331
19871268
19861658
19851747
19842195
19822008
19811706
19801844
19771921
19752144
19721738

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
District of Columbia234
Massachusetts266
Connecticut280
New Jersey307
Virginia312
Maryland366
Washington380
Minnesota391
California450
New York486
Illinois556
Wisconsin582
Arizona595
Michigan646
Ohio700
Indiana728
Louisiana736
Missouri737
Florida748
North Carolina853
Texas865
Georgia930
Pennsylvania998

Even more about Rohan


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 Rohan 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 Rohan?

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
2004
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Rohan
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 4,400
Letter count 5
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1972
2012 births +373

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