Indian Submitted Names

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LIMPI f Sanskrit, Hindi, Marathi, Hinduism, Indian, Nepali, Tamil, Kannada
MEANING - writing, script... [more]
LIPI f Indian
Sanskrit- Meaning a document
LIVI f Indian, Sanskrit, Tamil, Telugu, Hindi, Indonesian
MEANING - writing, manuscript, hand-writing
LOKESH m Indian
People's God
LOKMAN m Arabic, Turkish, Malay, Bengali
Arabic variant transcription and Turkish, Malay, and Bengali form of Luqman.
LOVELEEN f Indian (Christian)
Combination of Love (2) and the popular suffix -leen.
LUKOSE m Malayalam, Indian (Christian)
Malayalam form of Luke used by Christians in the Indian state of Kerala.
LUQMAN m Arabic, Malay, Indonesian, Urdu
From the name of the 31st surah (chapter) of the Qur'an, which was named after a figure who was mentioned several times in Islamic scripture. His name has been theorised by some to mean "wise" (possibly in reference to his position as a wise man or sage), though it may actually possess Sanskrit roots with similar origins to the names Lakshmana or Lakshmi... [more]
LUVENA f English, Indian
As far as the English name is concerned, Luvena might be a contracted form of Luvenia.
LUXANA f Indian (Rare), South American (Rare)
Probably a variant of Lakshana or a combination of Lux and Ana.
MAAHIN m Sanskrit, Hindi, Hinduism, Sinhalese, Indian, Telugu, Bengali, Marathi, Malayalam, Nepali, Kannada
MEANING - causing or feeling joy, dominion, mighty or powerful , blithe
MAANYA f Indian
Its is very very very very famous
MAARJ m Indian
Variant of Marj.
MADAN m Indian
It means god of love. Famous names Madan Mohan Maivia (great indian Freedom fighter) Madan Lal Dhingra (the great lndhan revolutionary) Madan LAL (indian cricketer )
An Indian girl's name meaning "A flowering vine". Could also be a feminine form of Madhava.
Means "flowering vine".
madhura=sweet,honey,nectar in sanskrit and some other indian languages... [more]
MAHABALA m Hindi, Indian
Meaning "Strength" or "Having Great Strength".
MAHADEVI f Indian, Kannada, Nepali (Rare)
Means "great goddess", from Sanskrit महा (mahā) meaning "great, large" combined with देवी (devī́) meaning "goddess, female deity" (see Devi).
MAHALAKSHMI f Indian, Hinduism, Hindi
From Sanskrit महालक्ष्मी (Mahalakshmi) meaning "great sign", derived from Sanskrit महा (maha) "great" and लक्ष्मी (lakshmi) "sign, mark".
MAHBOOB m Urdu, Indian (Muslim), Bengali
Variant transcription of Mahbub.
MAHBOOBA f Indian, Pakistani
"beloved, darling, sweetheart or lover". Urdu and Persian form of Habiba.... [more]
MAHBUB m Arabic, Bengali, Indonesian
Means "beloved, dear" in Arabic.
MAHEEN m Sanskrit, Hindi, Indian, Tamil, Nepali, Marathi, Hinduism, Telugu, Sinhalese, Malayalam, Kannada, Assamese, Punjabi, Bengali
MEANING - "earth-ruler" ,king, prince. Here मही means earth + इन means ruler
MAHENDRI f & m Indonesian (Rare), Indian (Rare)
Possibly means "of Indra" in Sanskrit.
MAHESHANI f Sanskrit, Indian, Hinduism, Gujarati, Hindi, Marathi (Modern), Bengali, Nepali, Tamil, Sinhalese, Malayalam, Telugu
MEANING - " great lady", Godess Durga (great Goddess)
this name meaning was lord muneeswara
MAHESHI f Sanskrit, Hinduism, Indian, Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, Malayalam, Gujarati, Punjabi, Bengali, Indian ( Sikh ), Marathi, Nepali, Sinhalese
MEANING - "wife of great lord Shiva", A name of goddess Durga
MAHI f Sanskrit, Hinduism, Marathi, Bengali, Malayalam, Indian, Gujarati, Hindi, Punjabi
MEANING - earth, great, intellect, greatness, exceedingly
MAHIE f Sanskrit, Indian, Hindi, Hinduism, Nepali, Marathi, Sinhalese, Tamil, Punjabi, Gujarati, Bengali
MEANING - the earth, cow, heaven & earth, soil, streams
MAHILA f Indian
Means "lady" in Hindi.
MAHIM m Hindi, Sanskrit, Marathi, Indian, Hinduism, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, Malayalam, Punjabi, Assamese, Gujarati, Bengali
MEANING - Great; Glorious ; Powerful; Glory, might
MAHIN m Sanskrit, Hindi, Telugu, Indian, Tamil, Hinduism, Marathi, Assamese, Gujarati
MEANING - mighty, great, sovereignty, dominion
MAHPARI f Persian, Indian (Parsi)
From the Persian elements mah "moon" (see Mahin) and pari "fairy" (see Parisa).
MAHZARIN f Indian (Parsi)
Means "golden moon" from Persian ماه (māh) "moon" and زرین ‎(zarin) "golden".
MAILINI f Jamaican Patois, Indian
It Means Beautiful, Warrior, Star.... [more]
MAIMONA f Arabic, Maguindanao, Maranao, Bengali, Urdu
Variant transcription of Maymuna.
MAIMOONA f Urdu, Dhivehi, Indian (Muslim)
Variant transcription of Maimuna.
MAIN m Arabic, Bengali
Of unknown meaning.
MAINOO m Indian
Variant of Mainu.
MAINU m & f Hindi, Indian
Diminutive of Mainul.
MAITRI f Indian
Means "loving-kindness" in Sanskrit. This is the name of one of the Upanishads, which are parts of Hindu scripture.
MAIYA f Tamil
The name means "Illusion" in Sanskrit, having to do with the hindu belief that the world is all an illusion which one must overcome to reach moksha or nirvana
MALARVILY f Tamil (Rare), Malaysian (Rare)
Possibly derived from Tamil மலர் (malar) meaning "flower".
MALIHA f Urdu, Arabic, Bengali (Muslim), Indian (Muslim), Judeo-Arabic (Archaic)
Derived from Arabic مَلِيح (malīḥ) meaning "handsome, beautiful, fair".
MALINE f Hindi, Indian
“Floral garland”. Variant of Malini and Mala
Malkaush is a name of a raga (music composition) in classical music. It is was one the oldest ragas and very melodias. Ragas are viewed as a person like attributes in India. Malkaush is viewed as person with seven wifes, garland of red flowers in his neck and wine in hand... [more]
MALMA f Indian
Indian name coming from the Urdu word for “gilded”.
MALTI f Indian
A Malti is a flower in India, usually accompanied by the sister, Maudu.... [more]
MAMTA f Hindi
MAN m Indian
Meaning "heart, feeling; mind" in Hindi.
MANAAWI f Indian
Name - Manaawi (Manaavi) मनावी... [more]
MANASI f Indian, Marathi, Kannada
Feminine form of Manas.
MANAYI f Indian
Name - Manayi (Manaayi) मनायी... [more]
MANDARA f Indian, Kannada
Means "large" or "firm".
MANDIRA f Indian
Sanskrit. In Northern India, a mandir is a temple. Mandira is the feminine version of the name. So it means "temple of God"... [more]
MANEESH m Hindi, Indian (Anglicized)
Variant spelling of Manish.
MANGESH m Indian
Name of Lord Shiva
Manickam is a Tamil name widely used among Tamil population in the world. The name originated from Tamilnadu, India.... [more]
MANIK m & f Indian, Hindi, Bengali, Kannada, Marathi, Gujarati
Derived from Sanskrit māṇika (माणिक) meaning "ruby."
He was a king and now he is a Executive Programmer in ISQT Inernational Bangalore
Chithalai Chathanar used this name as the main character in his poem 'Manimekala', one of The Five Great Epics of Tamil Literature.
MANMOHAN m Indian, Hinduism
It is another name of Krishna, the Hindu deity. It is a compound of Man and Mohana.
MANN m Indian
Means "heart, feeling, mind" in Hindi.
MANOVIR m Sanskrit, Hinduism, Indian, Marathi, Bengali, Hindi, Nepali, Gujarati, Sinhalese, Tamil, Malayalam, Telugu, Kannada
MEANING - "brave by heart", courageous person, bold. Here मनः means by heart or mind + वीर means brave, courageous, warrior
MANPAL m Indian (Sikh), Punjabi
From Sanskrit मनस् (mánas) meaning "mind, spirit" combined with पाल (pāla) meaning "guard, protector, keeper".
MANPARTEET m & f Punjabi (Rare)
Given in Punjab a rare occurrence it is given as a unique name because Manpreet is very common name
MANPAUL m & f Indian (Sikh, Rare)
From Sanskrit मनस् (mánas) "mind, intellect, spirit" and पाल (pāla) "protector, guard, keeper". Therefore the name means "protector of soul" (also can be interpreted as meaning "protector of heart")... [more]
MANPREET m & f Indian (Sikh), Punjabi
From Sanskrit मनस् (mánas) "mind, intellect, spirit" and प्रीत (prīti) "affection".
MANSAR m Sindhi
Friends call me Mansar ... [more]
MANSI f Indian
The name is from the Sanskrit language. It means "power of the mind."
MANVIR m Indian (Sikh)
Punjabi, 'brave minded'
MANZOOR m Indian, Pakistani
Variant transcription of Mansur.
MARD m Persian, Armenian, Urdu, Hindi
Means "man" in Persian, Armenian, Urdu and Hindi
MARDIK f Indian (Muslim, Anglicized, Rare)
This name is a new 1987 name made by Albana Ezikiel.
MARISA f Indian, Hinduism
Said to mean "worthy; respectable" in Sanskrit.... [more]
MARISHA f Sanskrit, Indian, Hinduism, Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada
" venerable woman"; "respectable lady"... [more]
MARISHI f Indian, Sanskrit, Hinduism
Venerable woman; Respectable lady
MARJ m Sanskrit, Indian, Hinduism, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, Malayalam, Marathi, Bengali, Gujarati, Punjabi, Nepali, Hindi
MEANING "cleaner", "purifying ", "one who purifies " , "An epithet for Lord Vishnu "... [more]
MARJAN f Sanskrit, Indian, Hindi, Hinduism, Punjabi, Bengali, Gujarati, Tamil, Telugu, Nepali, Kannada, Malayalam, Marathi
MEANING - "purification " ," cleaning ", "cleansing", "wiping off" ,"a brush or broom "... [more]
MARJANI f Sanskrit, Hindi, Indian, Hinduism, Marathi, Tamil, Nepali, Telugu, Kannada, Bengali, Malayalam, Punjabi, Gujarati, Indian (sikh)
MEANING - " purification ", "cleansing", "cleaner ", " broom", Name of a female attendant of Goddess Durga ... [more]
Variant transcription of Maruf.
MARUL m Sanskrit, Hindi, Indian, Hinuism, Marathi, Nepali, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, Malayalam, Punjabi, Gujarati, Bengali, Assamese
MEANING - Soft,Gentle, a kind of duck or flemingo
MARULA f Sanskrit, Hindi, Indian, Hinduism, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, Malayalam, Gujarati, Bengali, Punjabi, Indian ( Sikh ), Marathi, Nepali, Assamese
MEANING - a kind of duck or flemingo, Soft, Mild, Name of a poetess... [more]
MARUTI m Hindi
derived from India, after the nickname of a god known as "Hanuman" a half mokney and half man, which means "son of the wind" since the god is known as the son of the wind.... [more]
MATANTI f Indian, Tamil
Pre-14th century Tamil feminine given name, taken from the word matanti, a name for the Indian Pennywort plant.
MATHAI m Indian
south indian... [more]
Tamil form of Matangi.... [more]
MATHIRI f Malayalam
Malayalam form of Martha.
It mean sweet boy
MATRI f Sanskrit, Indian, Hinduism, Hindi, Marathi, Punjabi, Bengali, Gujarati, Assamese, Nepali
"Mother" ;"Divine mother" ;"Goddess Durga ";"Goddess Lakshmi "
The Maker, A mother, Mother earth, Epithet of Lakshmee, Epithet of Durga, little mother
MAULIK m Indian
Indian variant spelling of Malik (1).
MAUNISH m Indian
Maunish means silence... [more]
MAV m & f Indian
MAWRA f Urdu, Punjabi
Meaning uncertain, most likely of Arabic origin.
MAYANK m Indian
Mayank means "Moon". Its a Hindi word and used as a first name in India.... [more]
MAYANKH m Indian
moon light
MAYGA f Indian, Hinduism
Variant of Indian Hindu name Megha. Means "cloud," "rain cloud," "rain," or "star" in Sanskrit.
MAYGHA f Indian, Hinduism
Variant of Indian Hindu name Megha. Means "cloud," "rain cloud," "rain," or "star" in Sanskrit.
MAYURA f Indian, Marathi, Thai
Derived from Sanskrit मयूर (mayūra) meaning "peacock".
MAYURI f Indian, Sanskrit
A Sanskrit name meaning "peahen" (a female peafowl).
MEDHA f Indian, Marathi, Hindi, Kannada
From Sanskrit मेधा (medhā́) meaning "wisdom, intelligence".
MEENAKSHI f Indian, Hindi, Telugu, Malayalam, Tamil
Southern Indian form of Minakshi.
MEENAXI f Indian
Hindi or Sanskrit. May mean "fish-like" or "fish eyes." Meaning is unclear.
MEETA f Indian, Hindi
Derived from Sanskrit मित्र (mitrá) meaning "friend, companion".
MEGHA f Indian
Rain cloud; Raga Megha Malhaar is one of the most powerful Ragas in the Hindustani classical music tradition. Sung characteristically during the rainy season (every Indian classical Raga has a time syndrome, be it the time of a day or a year), this Raga evokes sights and sounds of the rainy season in a symphony of unique beauty.Tansen, of Mughal emperor Akbar's court, could invoke the rains when singing this raga.
MEGHANA f Indian
Derived from Sanskrit Megh-ana "the clouds; rain cloud".... [more]
MEGHNA f Indian
From the name of the river, or alternatively from Hindi megh (मेघ)- "cloud".
MEHBOOB m Indian (Muslim), Urdu
Variant transcription of Mahbub.
Either from Urdu مہر (mihir) meaning "moon" (of Sanskrit origin) or مہر (mihr) meaning "kindness, compassion, love" (of Persian origin).
MEHTAB m & f Urdu, Punjabi
Urdu and Punjabi form of Mahtab.
Meaning unknown.
Means light
MENA f Sanskrit, Indian, Hinduism, Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Nepali, Kannada
"woman"; "female";"voice"; "mother of Goddess Parvati"... [more]
MENAKA f Indian, Hinduism, Sanskrit, Tamil
Means "celestial damsel" in Hindi.
MESHA f & m Indian, Hinduism
MIDHU m Sanskrit, Indian, Hindi, Hinduism, Tamil
MEANING : riches, wealth, prize... [more]
In Tamil, the zodiac sign Gemini is called Midhunam. thus when the name Midhuna is derived from the word, it comes to mean double or dual. Midhuna also means the word double in Sanskrit. Mithun without the 'a' is a boy's name.
MIDHUSH m Sanskrit, Indian, Hindi, Hinduism, Marathi, Tamil, Telugu, Nepali, Sinhalese, Gujarati, Kannada, Malayalam, Punjabi, Bengali, Assamese
MEANING : bountiful, liberal, Name of a son of lord Indra by Paulomi... [more]
MIHA f Sanskrit, Indian, Hindi, Hinduism, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, Malayalam, Nepali, Bengali
"Downpour of water"; "mist "... [more]
MIHIR m Indian, Indian (Sikh)
Indian name, means "sun"... [more]
MIHRIMAH f Persian, Persian Mythology, Ottoman Turkish, Turkish, Urdu
Means "sun and moon" in Farsi from the word مهر (mehr) meaning "sun" and ماه (mah) meaning "moon".... [more]
MILI f Indian (Modern)
Derived from Sanskrit mili (मिली) "to meet" or "union".... [more]
MINAL f Indian, Tamil
Means 'precious stone'.
MIRABAI f Indian
From the name Mira combined with the Rajasthani feminine suffix bai (cf. Harkha Bai, Jodha Bai, Ahilya Bai, Muktabai, Janabai). She was a 16th-century Rajput princess and poetess.
MIRUNALINI f Indian (Rare), Hindi
Means "lotuses" in Hindi.
MISBAH m & f Arabic, Urdu, Indonesian
Means "lamp, light, luminary" in Arabic.
MISHA f Indian (Rare)
Means "smile" in Sanskrit.
MISHI f Indian (Rare)
Possibly an Indian form of Misha.
MITA f Indian
Indian / Bengali Name (means friend)
MITALEE f Indian (Rare), Marathi (Rare)
Variant transcription of Mitali.
MITALI f Indian, Bengali, Marathi
Most likely from Sanskrit मित्र (mitrá) meaning "friend".
MITCHELLE f & m English (American), Indian
Feminine form and masculine variant of Mitchell.
MITHUN m Indian
Possible variation of Methun.
MIYSHA m & f Indian
A form of Russian Misha (diminutive of Michael). Meaning "who is like a God?". Or Ind name Miysha means "smile" in Sanskrit.
MOAMMAR m Arabic, Indonesian, Urdu
Variant transcription of Muammar.
MOHAIMEN m Maranao, Maguindanao, Bengali
Maranao, Maguindanao, and Bengali form of Muhaimin.
MOHSIN m Urdu, Indian (Muslim)
Urdu transcription of Muhsin.
MOINUDDIN m Bengali, Indian (Muslim), Urdu
Variant transcription of Muin ad-Din.
Variant of Maninder.
MONISHA f Indian
It is a Hindi name, typically used in South India, meaning "intelligent woman". In Sanskrit, however, Monisha is said to mean "beautiful" and "solitary".... [more]
The name 'Monishita' comes from a Sanskrit word meaning 'intelligent' ir 'wise'
MOOSA m Dhivehi, Urdu, Indian (Muslim)
Variant transcription of Musa.
MOUNICA f Indian
Spelling variant of Mounika.... [more]
MOUNIKA f Indian (Anglicized)
Of unknown meaning.... [more]
MOUSHUMI f Bengali, Indian
Derived from Bengali মৌমাছি (maumachi) meaning "bee", itself from মউ (ma'u) meaning "honey".
MOUSUMI f Bengali
There is a Bengali name মৌসুমি pronounced moushumi. The origin is ultimately Arabic مَوْسِم, he who marks (or brands) or somthing like that, meaning season. mausam in various pronounications is the common word for season in Persian, Urdu, and Hindi, and mausumi is a pretty common adjective in Bengali meaning seasonal.
MRIDU f Indian, Hindi
Derived from Sanskrit मृदु (mṛdú) meaning "soft, delicate, tender".
MRIDUKOP m Sanskrit, Hindi, Indian, Hinduism, Telugu, Tamil, Bengali
MEANING : mild in anger, of gentle nature. Here मृदु means soft, gentle + कोप means wrath, anger
MRIDUKOPA f Sanskrit, Hindi, Indian, Telugu, Malayalam, Kannada, Hinduism
MEANING : mild in anger, of gentle nature. Here मृदु means soft, gentle + कोपा means wrath,
MRIDUN m Indian
NAME - Mridun मृदुन... [more]
MRIDUNA f Indian, Sanskrit, Tamil, Hinduism, Hindi, Bengali, Kannada, Telugu, Malayalam, Nepali, Sinhalese, Gujarati
MEANING : gentle lady, soft, moderate ... [more]
MRIDUNI f Indian
Name - Mriduni मृदुनी ... [more]
MRUGESH m Indian
gujarat, india
MUBARAK m & f Arabic, Indian (Muslim)
Means "blessed, lucky" in Arabic.
MUDIT m Indian
The name was used in the Ramayan
MUDRA f Indian
MUHAMMOD m Bengali, Sylheti
Bengali and Sylheti form of Muhammad.
MUKHAR m Sanskrit, Hindi, Indian, Tamil, Hinduism, Telugu, Nepali
MEANING : talkative, verbose, loquacious, garrulous ,leader, principal
MUKHARA f Sanskrit, Hindi, Hinduism, Indian, Marathi, Malayalam
MEANING : talkative, verbose, loquacious, garrulous, chief, leader
MUKHARI f & m Sanskrit, Indian, Nepali, Kannada, Bengali, Sinhalese, Malayalam, Hindi, Telugu, Gujarati, Tamil
MEANING : bit of a bridle, resonant, talkative
MUNAWARA f Arabic, Urdu
MUNG m Indian
This name originated in the past century among the Zomi's(The mongoloid tribe in India) whose descendant are believed to be in one of the cave's in China. It is usually given to the eldest son in the family.
MURA f Sanskrit, Indian, Hindi, Hinduism, Sinhalese, Nepali, Tamil
MEANING : a kind of fragrant plant, fragrance, ( It was the name of mother of Emperor Chandragupta & wife of King Suryagupta)... [more]
MUSHARRAF m Urdu, Arabic
Derived from Arabic مُشْرِف (mušrif) meaning "supervisor, overseer" or "honourable, dominant".
A well known bearer of the name is the Bangladeshi cricketer Mushfiqur Rahim.
MUSKAAN f Indian
Means "smile".
MUSLIM m Arabic, Chechen, Indonesian, Urdu, Kazakh, Dagestani, Kumyk
From Arabic مُسْلِم (muslim) denoting a follower of the monotheistic religion of Islam.
MUSLIMA f Arabic, Bengali, Uzbek
Feminine form of Muslim, also referring to a female adherent of Islam.