Other Forms FormsIrawan, Aravan
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Meaning & History
Derived from Sanskrit इरावत् (irāvat) meaning "satiating, comfortable, endowed with provisions", from इरा (irā) meaning "food, refreshment". This is the name of a minor Hindu deity and a character in the Mahabharata. The son of Arjuna, he is a patron god of transgender communities.