Colors Related to this Name: Blue, Gray

Qualities Related to this Name: Pratical, Dependable

Popularity: This name is unique in the US. Ranking #4545 in 2013 and #6866 in 2014.

Famous People

Manu Intiraymi (Movie Actor,TV Actor), Manu Narayan (Movie Actor), Manu Ginóbili (Basketball Player)


In English

Origin: From Sanskrit मनु ‎(mánu, “man, mankind”).


-(Hinduism) A title accorded the progenitor of mankind, first king to rule this earth, who saves mankind from the universal flood.

-(theosophy) the progenitor of the Aryan root race, who are said to have originated in Atlantis.

-( male name -comes from the Sanskrit language-) commonly used in India.

In Finnish

Origin: Short form of Immanuel, also used as a nickname for Mauno and Maunu.


-( male name).

In Hawaiian

Origin: manu ‎(“bird”), also a short form of compound names containing this word.


-( female name).

-( male name).