Menu

Santosh name meaning

First Name
146
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
Girls
Boys

Meaning and Origin

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

Origin and Meaning of Santosh

User Submitted Origins

Hindu
57%
Indian (Sanskrit)
36%
English
4%
Hindi
3%

User Submitted Meanings

  1. A submission from India says the name Santosh means "Satisfaction or happiness" and is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin.
  2. A user from India says the name Santosh means "Happiness".
  3. A submission from the United Kingdom says the name Santosh means "Happiness, Happy, Joy".
  4. A submission from India says the name Santosh means "Satisfaction" and is of Hindu origin.
  5. A submission from India says the name Santosh means "Satisfaction, very calm," and is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin.
  6. According to a user from India, the name Santosh is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin and means "Content".
names by meaning.

Submit the origin and/or meaning of Santosh to us below

International Interest
Also see international interest

Notable Persons Named Santosh

Notable Persons Named Santosh

Santosh Sivan

Santosh Sivan is a cinematographer, film director, and actor & film producer. He holds the title ASC, ISC, American Society of Cinematographers, and Indian cinematographers. Santosh was born on February 8th, 1964 in Thiruvananthapuram.

Popularity:
Santosh Gangwar

Santosh Gangwar is a Member of Parliament, Minister of Textiles, and Member of Parliament (16th Lok Sabha). Santosh was born on November 1st, 1948 in Bareilly.

Popularity:
Santosh Srinivas

Santosh Srinivas is a film director and cinematographer. Santosh was born in Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh, India.

Popularity:
Santosh Thundiyil

Santosh Thundiyil is a cinematographer. Santosh was born in Changanassery.

Popularity:
Santosh Juvekar

Santosh Juvekar is an actor. Santosh was born on December 12th, 1984 in Gadhinglaj.

Popularity:
Santosh Kumar

They were most prominent from 1947 to 1982. Santosh was given the name Syed Musa Raza in 1925 in Uttar Pradesh. They died in 1982.

Popularity:
  • Santosh S Lad
  • Santosh Mohan Dev
    Ex-Member of Parliament
  • Santosh Kashyap
    Soccer Player
  • Santosh K. Mehrotra
  • Santosh Bhartiya
    Editor-in-chief of Chauthi Duniya
  • Santosh Kumar Ghosh
    Journalist
  • Santosh Shahukhala
    Athlete
  • Santosh Meena
    Politician
  • Santosh Nanekar
    Entrepreneurship

Notable Persons With the Last Name Santosh

Notable Persons With the Last Name Santosh

D. Santosh

D. Santosh is an actor. He was most active from 2002 to present. D. was born on September 26th, 1976.

Popularity:
Anop Santosh

Popularity:

Fun Facts about the name Santosh

  • How Popular is the name Santosh? Santosh is the 32,143rd most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Santosh have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 146 babies born with the first name Santosh in the United States. That's more than enough people named Santosh 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 Santosh? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1975 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Santosh first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Santosh is Tuesday, November 22nd, 1904.
  • What year had the most people named Santosh born? The highest recorded use of the first name Santosh was in 2009 with a total of 11 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Santosh: The name spelled backwards is Hsotnas. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Ostnsah. How do you pronounce that?
  • Santosh name meaning

    Related Names by Origin

    Rank Name Gender
    2k Krisha Girl
    685 Shiva Neutral
    2k Rohit Boy
    2k Dev Boy
    110 Lakshya Neutral
    127 Manvi Girl
    204 Vaishali Girl
    613 Saran Girl
    529 Karna Girl
    265 Krithik Boy

    Related Names by Gender

    Rank Name Origin
    4.4m Michael Hebrew
    170 Zameer Islamic/Muslim
    140k Xavier English
    686 Kyro Hebrew
    1k Jamario African American
    329 Leng Chinese
    264 Aveer Indian (Sanskrit)
    5k Zayn Arabic
    1k Taquan African American
    87k Elias Greek