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Kashmir

What does Kashmir mean?

Kashmir Pronunciation of Kashmir [kash-mir] as a girls' name is pronounced KAZH-meer. It is of Hindi and Sanskrit origin. The name of a state in India.

Variations

Kashmir has 3 variants: Kasha, Kasmira and Kazhmir.

Creative forms:
(female) Kasmir, Kathmir, ..

(male) Kashlil, Kashtin, ..

Middle name pairings:
Kashmir Jailyn (K.J.), ..

How popular is Kashmir?

Kashmir is a rare given name for females. Kashmir is an equivalently unique surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its variant forms and related girl names. Shown below is an analysis of the ranking of Kashmir and affiliated names. India (#1015 in recent rankings) and Kasha are the prominent alternative forms of Kashmir (not ranked) rated in the Top 2000. These relations of Kashmir were favored by parents in 2001 (average #1149) and have become significantly less widespread since, with the version India becoming less in vogue. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of India, Kasha in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Kashmir and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Recommended names are Kahli, Kami, Kammi, Kammie, Karmia, Karmin, Kasci, Kashana, Kasi, Kasia, Kasie, Kassi, Kassia, Kassie, Kathi, Kathia, Kathie, Kathlin, Keshia and Kishi. These names tend to be more frequently used than Kashmir.

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