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GenderFeminine & Masculine
Scriptsकाली Sanskrit কালী Bengali காளி Tamil
PronouncedPron.KAH-lee English

Meaning & History

Means "the black one" in Sanskrit. The Hindu goddess Kali is the fierce destructive form of the wife of Shiva. She is usually depicted with black skin and four arms, holding a severed head and brandishing a sword. As a personal name, it is generally masculine in India.


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Entry updated December 8, 2017   Contribute