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Gender: M Pronunciation: ar-JHOON Meaning of Arjun: "bright, shining, white" Origin of Arjun: Hindi Arjun's Popularity in 2015: #500

Popular in India and among Indo-Americans, this name of the hero of a famous Hindu epic has an extremely pleasing sound.

Arjun is based on Arjuna, who was in Indian legend the son of the king of gods, close friend of Lord Krishna, and considered the greatest warrior on earth.

The name, which wasn't in the Top 1000 before 2001, now sits at Number 500.

Famous People Named Arjun

Arjun Kapoor (1985 -) Bollywood actor

Pop Culture References for the name Arjun

Arjun (1985) Hindi film starring Sunny Deol

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