Given Name JAYANTA

GENDER: Masculine
OTHER SCRIPTS: जयन्त, जयंत (Sanskrit), জয়ন্ত (Bengali, Assamese)

Meaning & History

Derived from Sanskrit जयन्त (jayanta) meaning "victorious". This is the name of a son of the Hindu god Indra, as well as other figures in Hindu mythology.
FEMININE FORMS: Jaya, Jayanti (Hinduism)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Jay (Gujarati), Jai, Jay, Jayant (Hindi), Jai, Jay, Jayant (Marathi), Jai (Tamil)
Entry updated December 8, 2017