Given Name KUMARA

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

Meaning & History

Derived from Sanskrit कुमार (kumara) meaning "boy, son". In Hindu texts this is an epithet of both the fire god Agni and the war god Skanda.
FEMININE FORM: Kumari
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Kumar (Assamese), Kumar (Bengali), Kumar (Gujarati), Kumar (Hindi), Kumar (Kannada), Kumar, Kumaran (Malayalam), Kumar (Marathi), Kumar (Nepali), Kumar (Odia), Kumar (Punjabi), Kumar, Kumaran (Tamil), Kumar (Telugu)

Categories

fire, gods, war deities
Entry updated December 8, 2017