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The name Kiran is a baby girl name. The name Kiran comes from the Indian origin. In Sanskrit the meaning of the name Kiran is: A beam of light. 

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Boy or Girl ?: girl
Origin of name: Indian
Meaning: A beam of light.
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written by Kiran, December 23, 2007
The name 'Kiran' is for boy as well as for girl.
written by Koby, January 01, 2008
Yes, the name Kiran is also a boys name. My middle name is Kiran.
written by Kiran, February 22, 2008
My name is Kiran. As a child I hated it because no one could pronounce it properly. But it's grown on me.
written by June Reese, June 02, 2010
how do you pronounce it? I automaticly pronounced it Keeran in my head.
written by Adria, June 30, 2010
I named my son Keeran. We used the spelling Keeran instead of Kiran because I knew it would be easier to prounce. Also, the name Kieran is Irish. So, since I am American and my husband is Indian we have a name that has a double meaning and combined spelling.
Most people seem to really love the name, even if some older people have some diffulty pronouncing it correctly. But, the younger American generation reconize it as an Irish name and pronounce it correctly. Since there are now some American actors with the name it helps.

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