Given Name BRAHMA

GENDER: Masculine
USAGE: Hinduism
OTHER SCRIPTS: ब्रह्मा (Sanskrit)
PRONOUNCED: BRAH-mə (English)  [details]

Meaning & History

Means "growth, expansion, creation" in Sanskrit. The Hindu god Brahma is the creator and director of the universe, the balance between the opposing forces of Vishnu and Shiva. He is often depicted with four heads and four arms.


gods, supreme gods
Entry updated December 8, 2017