Bharata
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Given Name BHARATA
GENDER: Masculine
OTHER SCRIPTS: भरत (Hindi, Sanskrit)
Meaning & History
Means "being maintained" in Sanskrit. This is one of the names of Agni, the Hindu god of fire, and is also the name of the brother of Rama in the Hindu epic the 'Ramayana'. It was also borne by a legendary king, the son of Dushyanta. The official name of the country of India, Bharat, derives from him.
Related Names
VARIANT: Bharat (Indian)