Given Name VARUNA

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

Meaning & History

Probably from a Sanskrit word meaning "to surround". In Hindu mythology Varuna is a god of water and the celestial ocean surrounding the world. He is one of the chief gods in the Hindu text the Rigveda.

Categories

celestial, gods, mythology, ocean, water
Entry updated December 8, 2017