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Ganesh Name Meaning

Indian (southern states): Hindu name from Sanskrit ga?ne?sa ‘lord of the army’ (from ga?na ‘army’ + iša), an epithet of the elephant-headed god who is the son of Shiva. Among Tamil and Malayalam speakers who have migrated from their home states it is a variant of Ganesan. It is found only as a male given name in India, but used as a family name in the U.S. among South Indians.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Ganesan, Ramesh, Eanes, Manes, Sanes, Banes, Ganas, Gates, Granese

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Ganesh Family Origin

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Ganesh Family Occupations

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Ganesh Life Expectancy

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Between 1979 and 2004, Ganesh life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Ganesh in 1979 was 50, and 50 in 2004.

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