Meaning and Origin of: Karan
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First name origins & meanings:
- Greek : Pure
- American : Sweet melody
- English : Pure; variation of Katherine
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Last name origin & meaning:
- Indian (Bengal, Orissa) and Bangladeshi : Hindu (Kayasth) name, from the name of a subgroup in the Kayasth community, derived from Sanskrit karạna ‘writer’, ‘scribe’.
- Jewish (Eastern Ashkenazic) : variant of Koran.