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What does the name Deepika mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Deepika

User Submitted Origins

Indian (Sanskrit)

User Submitted Meanings

  1. 2 submissions from India agree the name Deepika means "Little light" and is of Indian (Sanskrit) / Odia origin.
  2. According to 6 people from all over the world, the name Deepika is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin and means "Light".
  3. A user from India says the name Deepika is of Hindi origin and means "Lamp of Light?".
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Notable Persons Named Deepika

Notable Persons Named Deepika

Deepika Chikhalia

Deepika Chikhalia is a film actress and politician. Her career lasted from 1985 to 1995. Deepika was given the name Dipti Chikhalia on April 29th, 1965 in India.

Deepika Singh

Deepika Singh is an actress. She was most active from 2011 to present. Deepika was born Deepika Singh in Delhi.

Deepika Kumari

Deepika was born on June 13th, 1994 in Ranchi.

Deepika Kamaiah

Deepika Kamaiah is a film actress. She was most active from 2011 to 2011. Deepika was born in Bangalore.

Deepika Kurup

Deepika Kurup is a in the fields of medical research and invention. Deepika was born Deepika Kurup on April 12th, 1998 in Nashua.

Deepika Kakkar

Deepika Kakkar is an actress. They were most active from 2009 to present. Deepika was born on August 6th, 1986 in Pune.


Fun Facts about the name Deepika

  • How Popular is the name Deepika? Deepika is the 24,534th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Deepika have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 254 babies born with the first name Deepika in the United States. That's more than enough people named Deepika to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Deepika? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1979 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Deepika first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Deepika is Thursday, February 21st, 1929.
  • What year had the most people named Deepika born? The highest recorded use of the first name Deepika was in 1997 with a total of 16 babies.
  • Random Deepika Factoid: According to the 2009 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Deepika is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 6 babies in California have the same name in 2009.
  • Weird things about the name Deepika: The name spelled backwards is Akipeed. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Idekeap. How do you pronounce that?
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