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Manu Meaning

    

Quick Facts

Name:

Manu

Gender:

Boy

Pronunciation:

Ma-nu

No. Of Syllables:

2

No. Of Letters:

4

Origin & Meaning

The name Manu is of Hindi origin.

The meaning of Manu is "man".  

Popularity

In the U.S. in 2014, it ranked 6866 in baby name popularity for boys with 12 occurrences.    Less than 5 girls were given the name. 

View the Manu Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Manu has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Manu to other names.

Numerology

What will your new little Manu be like?

It may all be in the numbers.

The numbers that make up your child's name.

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Related Names

The name Manav is a form of Manu.

Other Tidbits

Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Manu in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Manu.

Just for fun, see the name Manu in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Manu in Nautical Flags page.

Names Like This

Indian names or Hindu names are listed in Our Baby Namer under Indian, Hindi and Sanskrit. Other names which may be used my Muslim Indians would be listed under Arabic or Iranian names.

Indian names generally contain a given name followed by some number of secondary names. Secondary names are often patronyms, names derived from the father, grandfather or other paternal ancestor, village names, occupation names, or names of gods.

Hindu given names are from Sanskrit. Given names derive from a number of sources including religion, nature, family names, and sanskrit vocabulary words. Sacred Hindu texts are the source of most names.