Bachchan
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Surname BACHCHAN
SOURCE: Nickname
USAGE: Indian, Hindi
OTHER SCRIPTS: बच्चन (Hindi)
Meaning & History
From Hindi बच्चा (bachcha) meaning "child", a word of Persian origin. This surname was adopted by the Indian poet Harivansh Rai Srivastava (1907-2003).