Given Name DILIPA

GENDER: Masculine
USAGE: Hinduism
OTHER SCRIPTS: दिलीप (Sanskrit)

Meaning & History

Means "protector of Delhi" from Sanskrit दिल्ली (see DELHI) combined with (pa) meaning "protecting". This is the name of several kings in Hindu texts.
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Dilip (Bengali), Dilip (Gujarati), Dileep, Dilip (Hindi), Dileep, Dilip (Kannada), Dileep, Dilip (Malayalam), Dileep, Dilip (Marathi), Dileep, Dilip (Tamil), Dileep, Dilip (Telugu)


Entry updated December 8, 2017