Suresh name meaning

First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

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

Origin and Meaning of Suresh

User Submitted Origins

Indian (Sanskrit)

User Submitted Meanings

  1. According to 2 people from India and Slovenia, the name Suresh is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin and means "Ruler of the gods".
  2. A submission from Malaysia says the name Suresh means "Suresh is an Indian masculine given name originating in the Sanskrit word suresa (compound of sura and isa). Its meaning is 'Ruler of Gods' and it has been used an epithet for the Hindu gods Indra, Bhrama, Vishnu and Shiva" and is of Sanskrit origin.
  3. A user from Minnesota, U.S. says the name Suresh means "Is the ruler of gods".
  4. According to a user from India, the name Suresh means "To rule the gods".
  5. A user from India says the name Suresh is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin and means "Gift of god".
  6. According to a user from India, the name Suresh is of Sanskrit origin and means "God of all gods".
  7. A submission from India says the name Suresh means "God among gods".
  8. A user from India says the name Suresh is of English origin and means "Work hard".
  9. According to a user from the United Kingdom, the name Suresh means "Loving".
  10. According to a user from Minnesota, U.S., the name Suresh is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin and means "Name of vishu".
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Notable Persons Named Suresh

Notable Persons Named Suresh

Suresh Raina

Suresh Raina is a cricketer. Suresh was born on November 27th, 1986 in Muradnagar.

Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu

Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu is a Minister of Railways and Ministry of Railways (India). Suresh was born on July 11th, 1953 in Mumbai.

Suresh Gopi

Suresh Gopi is an actor, playback singer, television presenter, film actor, and television host. His ongoing career started in 1965. Suresh was given the name Suresh Gopinathan on June 26th, 1959 in Kollam.

Suresh Krissna

Suresh Krissna is a film director and writer. He has had major accomplishments since 1988. Suresh was born in 25 in Bombay, India.

Suresh Menon

Suresh Menon is an actor and film actor. Suresh was born in 10.

Suresh Oberoi

Suresh Oberoi is an actor. He has had major accomplishments since 1977. Suresh was given the name Vishal Kumar Oberoi on December 17th, 1946 in Quetta, Baluchistan, British India.

  • Suresh Wadkar
  • Suresh Peters
  • Suresh Krishna
  • Suresh Kumar
  • Suresh Biswas
  • Suresh Dalal
  • Suresh Venapally
  • Suresh P. Sethi
  • Suresh Pachouri
    Minister of State
  • Suresh Menon
  • Suresh P Kumar
    Film Director
  • Suresh Rangarajan
  • Suresh Darpan Pokharel
    Film Director
  • Suresh Kumar Nair

Notable Persons With the Last Name Suresh

Notable Persons With the Last Name Suresh

Keerthy Suresh

Keerthy Suresh is an actress. Keerthy was born as the child of Menaka (actress) on October 17th, 1992 in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India. Keerthy is also known as Keerthy.

R. K. Suresh

R. K. Suresh is a film producer and actor. He has been prominent since 2012. R. was born on April 14th, 1979.

Gayathri Suresh

Gayathri Suresh is a model, actress, and model (people). Her ongoing career started in 2014. Gayathri was born in Thrissur, Kerala, India. Gayathri is also known as Gayathri.


Suresh is a tv anchor and actor. Suresh was given the name Mysore Seshaiah Suresh Babu on August 26th, 1964 in Srikalahasti, Andhra Pradesh, India. Suresh is also known as Suresh Babu.

Subra Suresh

Subra Suresh is a President and Carnegie Mellon University. He was most active from 2013 to present. Subra was born on May 30th, 1956 in Chennai.

Mohinder Suresh

Mohinder Suresh is a taxi driver and geneticist.


Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Suresh U.S.
  White 1.14% 64.26%
  African American 0.38% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 96.95% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.64% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.51% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.38% 16.26%

Of Last Name Suresh

People with the last name Suresh are most frequently Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander

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Fun Facts about the name Suresh

  • How Popular is the name Suresh? Suresh is the 32,747th most popular name of all time. As a last name Suresh was the 17,789th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Suresh have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 140 babies born with the first name Suresh in the United States. That's more than enough people named Suresh 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 Suresh? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1964 when it was given as a first name to 9 new born babies.
  • When was Suresh first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Suresh is Saturday, September 10th, 1910.
  • What year had the most people named Suresh born? The highest recorded use of the first name Suresh was in 1979 with a total of 11 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Suresh: The name spelled backwards is Hserus. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Surhes. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Suresh? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 1,574 people with the last name Suresh.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Suresh? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Suresh as their last name since less than 1 person in 189k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
  • Suresh name meaning

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