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Ganesh meaning and name origin

Ganesh \g(a)-ne-sh\ as a boy's name is of Hindi and Sanskrit origin, and the meaning of Ganesh is "lord of the throngs". Ganesh is the Hindu god of wisdom, usually portrayed as a squat little man with an elephant's head.

Similar baby names are Janesh, Dinesh, Gadish, Gaines and Gaynes.

Popularity of Ganesh

Ganesh is not a popular first name for men but a somewhat popular surname or last name for all people (#63936 out of 88799) (1990 U.S. Census).

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Popularity of name Ganesh
Popularity of Ganesh