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Rahul - Meaning of Rahul

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Meaning of the name Rahul

[ 2 syll. ra-hul, rah-ul ] The baby boy name Rahul is pronounced Raa-HHUW-L †. Rahul's language of origin is Sanskrit, and it is used largely in the English and Indian languages. The name is of the meaning 'efficient'.

See also the related category sanskrit.

Rahul is rare as a baby name for boys. At the modest peak of its usage in 2000, 0.009% of baby boys were given the name Rahul. Its ranking then was #818. The baby name has since experienced a drop in popularity, and is currently of only irregular use. Out of all boy names in its group, Rahul was nonetheless the most commonly used in 2015.

Baby names that sound like Rahul include Raele, Railey, Ralee, Raleigh (English), Raley, Rali, Rally (English), Raly, Raoul (English, French, and Spanish), Raul (English, French, German, Italian, and Spanish), Raulo (Lithuanian and Italian), Rawley (English), Rawli, Rawlie, Rawly, Raylee, Rayley, Reilly (English), Rello, and Reyly (English).

† Pronunciation for Rahul: R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; HH as in "he (HH.IY)" ; UW as in "two (T.UW)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)"


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