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Updated June 9, 2019

Boy name origins & meanings

  • Hindi : Bliss

Boy name variations

How Popular Is The Name Anand

Family name origins & meanings

  • Indian (Panjab, southern states) : Hindu name derived from a male personal name derived from Sanskrit ananda ‘joy’. In the southern states it is only a given name, but has come to be used as a family name among South Indians in the U.S. It is also a Hindu (Khatri) and Sikh name based on the name of a clan in the Khatri community, probably derived from the name of the founder of the clan.

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