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Vikas name meaning

First Name
518
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
Girls
Boys

Meaning and Origin

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

Origin and Meaning of Vikas

User Submitted Origins

Indian (Sanskrit)
64%
English
23%
Hindi
10%
Hindu
3%

User Submitted Meanings

  1. A user from New York, U.S. says the name Vikas means "Progress, methodical, development".
  2. 8 submissions from all over the world agree the name Vikas means "Development" and is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin.
  3. According to 3 people from India, the name Vikas is of Indian (Sanskrit) / Hindi origin and means "Progress".
  4. A submission from India says the name Vikas means "Growth, Progress" and is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin.
  5. A user from India says the name Vikas is of English origin and means "Mathematical king".
  6. According to a user from India, the name Vikas is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin and means "Devlopment".
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Wiktionary
  1. plural of vika

vikas was also found in the following language(s): Swedish

Notable Persons Named Vikas

Notable Persons Named Vikas

Vikas Khanna

Vikas Khanna is a chef. Vikas was born on November 14th, 1971 in Amritsar, India.

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Vikas Bahl

Vikas Bahl is a director, producer, and screenwriter. His ongoing career started in 2005. Vikas was born in 1971 in New Delhi, India.

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Vikas Swarup

Vikas Swarup is a realism, fiction, and literary realism writer. Vikas was born in Allahabad.

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Vikas Bhalla

Vikas Bhalla is an actor, singing, film producer, singer, and producer. He has had major accomplishments since 1995. Vikas was born on October 24th, 1972 in Mumbai, India.

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Vikas Kumar Uppal

Vikas was born Vikas Kumar Uppal in 1986 in Rohtak. He passed away on June 30th, 2007.

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Vikas Manaktala

Vikas Manaktala is an actor, model (people), and model. He has had major accomplishments since 2006. Vikas was born on February 10th, 1981 in Delhi.

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  • Vikas Sethi
    Actor
  • Vikas Kohli
    Musician
  • Vikas Malpani
    Co-founder Commonfloor.com & Head- Commonfloor Groups
  • Vikas Vasudeo Joshi

Fun Facts about the name Vikas

  • How Popular is the name Vikas? Vikas is the 16,473rd most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Vikas have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 518 babies born with the first name Vikas in the United States. That's more than enough people named Vikas 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 Vikas? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1970 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Vikas born? The highest recorded use of the first name Vikas was in 1983 with a total of 22 babies.
  • Random Vikas Factoid: According to the 1989 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Vikas is not a popular baby boy's name in New York. Imagine that, only 5 babies in New York have the same name in 1989.
  • Weird things about the name Vikas: The name spelled backwards is Sakiv. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Kaisv. How do you pronounce that?
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