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Gender: Male Pronunciation: ah-RAHV Meaning of Aarav: "peaceful" Origin of Aarav: Hindi Aarav's Popularity in 2017: #536

The name Aarav is a boy's name of Hindi origin meaning "peaceful". Aarav is ranked #536 on our popularity charts and is often added to lists like Cool Boy Names From Around the World and discussed in our forums with posts like "Drop 2, add 1 -- BOYS".

From the experts:

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

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Famous People Named Aarav

Aarav Chowdhary, Indian actor
Aarav Singh, Indian actor
Aarav Kumar (b. 2002), son of TV personality Twinkle Khanna and actor Akshay Kumar
Aarav Ravi (b. 2010), son of actor Jayam Ravi

Pop Culture References for the name Aarav

Aarav Malhotra, main character in 2009 Indian film "Blue"
Aarav Ruparel, character in 2015 Indian film "Hamari Adhuri Kahani"
Aarav Trivedi, character on Indian TV series "Rishton Ka Saudagar – Baazigar


fromtheocean12 Says:


Came down to the comments just to say that! Sometimes I wonder where Nameberry comes up with these pronunciations...

Lena_Aline Says:


This is actually pronounced ARE-uhv.