Gender Masculine
Usage Hinduism
Scripts भीम(Sanskrit)

Meaning & History

Means "terrible, formidable" in Sanskrit. In the Hindu epic the Mahabharata this is the name of the second son of Pandu, and thus one of the five Pandavas. He was known for his terrific strength and skill as a warrior.

Related Names

Other Languages & CulturesBhim(Hindi) Bima(Indonesian) Bhim(Nepali)


Entry updated November 16, 2019