Rajiv is a popular male Indian name, originating in the South Asian country of India. The name means 'lotus flower' (Nelumbo nucifera) Indian Languages including Hindi, Bengali, Marathi, kannada etc (literally "King of the Can", which in India is the toilet), and can also be spelled as JeeveeBaby. In Bengal it is spelt as Rajib.

Apart from Rajiv Gandhi, former Prime Minister of India, several famous people have the first name "Rajiv."

Prominent people named Rajiv


*A. Rajib, Administrator, London College of Law and Management (LCLM)
*Rajiv Dua, Service Relations Manager based in London
*Rajiv Gupta, former GM of HP's e-speak business
*Rajiv Bapna, founder and director of Amkette
*Rajiv Srivastav, Managing Consulant IBM based out of Dallas,Tx USA
*Rajiv Nagpal, Sr. Dealer, Key Accounts, IL&FS Investsmart Securities Ltd., Ludhiana RAJIV DUA ,LECTURER ,GOVT.P.G COLLEGE ,GUNA(M.P)"'Rajiv is one of the name of Ramchandra


*Rajeev Kantamaneni , Application Consultant, Capgemini UK PLC, Birmingham
*Rajeev Kumar Jha, Software Engineer, Accenture Services Pvt Ltd, Bangalore
*Rajeev Kumar Singh,Mech. Enggineer, Larsen & Tubro Limited, Bangalore


*Rajiv Mishra, media professional
*Rajeev Khandelwal,actor
*Rajiv Mehrotra, journalist and anchor of Doordarshan
*Rajiv George Aricat, ITeS content professional -New Delhi


*Rajiv Anchal, Director whose Guru film was India's official entry to the Academy Awards
*"Rajiv Hari Om Bhatia", famous under the screen name of Akshay Kumar
*Rajiv Kapoor, actor and son of Raj Kapoor
*Rajiv Menon, Cinematographer & director
*Rajiv Rai, Director


*Rajiv Goswami, political activist
*Rajiv Pratap Rudy, a BJP politician

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*Rajeev Kumar, Famous Activist and Social Worker, founder of MASS


*Rajiv Kulkarni, former Indian cricketer


*Rajiv Lather, poet from Karnal
*Rajiv Menghrajani, a kid in the Philippines studying in O.B. Montessori
*Rajiv Yogendran, the founder of New Lanka

[] =Related to Rajiv Gandhi=

*Rajiv Gandhi, former Prime Minister of India had the first name "Rajiv." After his assassination, several commemorative ideas were named after him
**Rajiv Gandhi Foundation, a foundation established to propagate his ideals
**Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna, India's highest sporting honour
**Rajiv Gandhi Technical University, a common technical institute for all colleges in Madhya Pradesh
**Rajiv Gandhi Institute of Technology, located in Pampady, Kerala
**Rajiv Gandhi International Airport, located in Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh
**Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket Stadium, located in Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh
**Rajiv Gandhi Medical College, located in Thane, Maharashtra
**Rajiv Gandhi School of Intellectual Property Law, a law school based in Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur
**Rajiv Gandhi National Park, commonly known as "Nagarhole National Park", located in Karnataka
**Rajiv Gandhi Trophy boat race, held in Kerala


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