Kiran Origin and Meaning
The name Kiran is a boy's name of Sanskrit origin meaning "ray of light".
Though it sounds like a modern invention, Kiran is a traditional Hindu name from India; chosen for her son by actress Kelli Williams. Author Kiran Desai is a woman and this name, which bears a resemblance to both the Irish (male) Kieran and the fifties favorite Karen, certainly works as well for a girl.
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Famous People Named Kiran
- Kiran KumarIndian actor
- Kiran NagarkarIndian novelist
- Kiran ChemjongNepali footballer
- (Nallari) Kiran Kumar ReddyIndian actor
- Kiran ShahKenyan,Indian actor
- Kiran Shankar MoreIndian cricketer
- (Winand) Kiran Madhankumar BechanDutch footballer
- Kiran BhattFormer wife of Indian Director Mahesh Bhatt and mother of Indian Actress Pooja Bhatt
Kiran in Pop Culture
- Kiran Awasthi MalhotraCharacter played by Juhi Chawla in Indian film Darr directed by Yash Chopra