Gupta Name Meaning

Indian (northern states): Hindu (Bania) and Jain name, from Sanskrit gupta ‘secret’, ‘protected’. This is a well-known name of ancient India; the two greatest empires of ancient northern India were both founded by persons named Chandragupta (see also Chandra). The founder of the Maurya empire in the 4th century bc was Chandragupta Maurya. In the 4th century ad, the Gupta empire was founded by another Chandragupta, and a long line of Gupta kings ruled India for about 200 years.

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


Similar surnames: Guppy, Guha, Lupia, Huhta, Gucwa, Gura, Gust, Guida, Gaeta, Butta

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Between 1951 and 2004, Gupta life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1985, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Gupta in 1951 was 49, and 68 in 2004.

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