Given Name PRABHAKARA

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

Meaning & History

Means "light maker", derived from Sanskrit प्रभा (prabha) meaning "light" and कर (kara) meaning "maker". This is a name given to the sun in Hindu texts. It was also borne by a medieval Hindu scholar.
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Prabhakar (Hindi), Prabhakar (Kannada), Prabhakar (Marathi), Prabhakar (Tamil), Prabhakar (Telugu)