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Origin & Meaning

The name Rohan is of Hindi origin.

The meaning of Rohan is "sandalwood".  


In the U.S. in 2014 less than 5 girls were given the name.  It ranked 633 in popular baby names for boys with 412 occurrences. 

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


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Related Names

The name Rohana is a form of Rohan.

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Name Fun

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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.