Which surname is highest in India?

Most Common Last Names In India

Which surname is highest in India?

Most Common Last Names In India

Rank Surname Incidence
1 Devi 70,362,192
2 Singh 34,838,027
3 Kumar 31,111,248
4 Das 11,368,810

What is the most common surname in Bangladesh?

আক্তার Akter

Rank Name Romanization
1 আক্তার Akter
2 ইসলাম Islam
3 খাতুন Khatun
4 হোসেন Hossain

Which caste is Dhar in West Bengal?

Dhar is also used as a surname by Barendra Kayasthas in the Bengal region of the Indian subcontinent and has similar spellings.

How do surnames work in Bangladesh?

Hindu Bangladeshi men however are known by their first name, an optional middle name and a family name. Where surnames are used both Muslim and Hindu Bangladeshi men use their father’s family name: Moslem men usually have two or three names, e.g. Muhammad Abdur Rahman, Ahmed Karim.

Which surname is best?

Most Common US Surnames By Rank

Rank Surname Surname Origin
1 Smith English
2 Johnson English, Scottish
3 Williams English, Welsh
4 Brown English, Scottish, Irish

Which surname is highest in Bengali?

Most Common Last Names In West Bengal

Rank Surname Percent of Parent
1 Das 51.23%
2 Mondal 98.06%
3 Ghosh 94.35%
4 Mandal 58.47%

Which caste is Ghoshal?

Ghosal or Ghoshal is an Indian surname, commonly found among Brahmins originating from the Bengal region of the Indian subcontinent.

What is Mir caste?

Mir (Urdu: مير) is a Kashmiri Sunni Muslim family name with origins in the Kashmir Valley of India. Descendants of Emperor Shah Mir. Mir surname, unlike many surnames in the Kashmir valley is used exclusively by Kashmiri Muslims.

What is the caste of Maji?

Maji (also spelled as Majee) is an Indian hindu family name. They originated mostly from the Indian State of West Bengal and may belong to Mahishya, Chasi Kaibartta, Jalia Kaibartta, Sahana or Ugra Kshatriya castes among Bengali Hindus.

What does Md mean in Bangladesh?

Muhammad or Mohammed
Md. stands for Muhammad or Mohammed. Thousands of Bangladeshi Muslims (male) use Md., the shorter form of Muhammad, before their names. This is not a title like ‘Mr. ‘ nor is a first name as western people understand.

Why do Bengalis have nicknames?

Don’t be mistaken; a Bengali daak naam is not your usual pet name. In the rest of the country, nicknames have a purpose. They exist to make the process of addressing someone with a long name easier and in most cases, are used exclusively by one’s family and friends.