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Rajagopal Name Meaning

Indian (southern states): Hindu name from Sanskrit rajagopala ‘king of cowherds’, from raja ‘king’ + gopala ‘cowherd’, an epithet of the god Krishna, who is said to have been brought up among cowherds. Among Tamil and Malayalam speakers who have migrated from their home states, it is a variant of Rajagopalan. This is only a given name in India, but has come to be used as a family name in the U.S.

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


Similar surnames: Rajagopalan, Gopal, Ramroop, Raval, Rajala, Jagoda, Ragona, Zaragoza

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Rajagopal Family Origin

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Rajagopal Family Occupations

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Rajagopal Life Expectancy

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Between 1979 and 2002, in the United States, Rajagopal life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1999, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Rajagopal in 1979 was 51, and 81 in 2002.

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