Aarav Origin and Meaning

The name Aarav is a boy's name of Hindi origin meaning "peaceful".

Aarav is derived from the Sanskrit root "rav," which is related to peace and music. Aarav is also associated with the concept of wisdom. It has traditionally been a common name among Hindus, who intentionally select names to inspire particular values in their children.

This Hindi name has a wonderfully calming meaning. In the US, Aarav entered the Top 1000 in 2008, and is now the most popular Indian name in America. Cool guy nickname Ravi only adds to its considerable appeal.

# 664 in the US

Aarav Rank in US Top 1000

# 476 on Nameberry

Aarav Rank in Nameberry Top 1000

Aarav Popularity

Famous People Named Aarav

  • Aarav ChowdharyIndian actor
  • Aarav SinghIndian actor
  • Aarav Kumar (b. 2002)son of TV personality Twinkle Khanna and actor Akshay Kumar
  • Aarav Ravi (b. 2010)son of actor Jayam Ravi

Aarav in Pop Culture

  • Aarav Malhotramain character in 2009 Indian film "Blue"
  • Aarav Ruparelcharacter in 2015 Indian film "Hamari Adhuri Kahani"
  • Aarav Trivedicharacter on Indian TV series "Rishton Ka Saudagar – Baazigar