Hindi Names

Hindi names are used in northern India. See also about Indian names.
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AARTI   आरती   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi
From the name of a Hindu ritual in which offerings of lamps or candles are made to various gods, derived from Sanskrit आरात्रिक (aratrika).
ABHA   आभा   f   Indian, Hindi
Means "splendour, light" in Sanskrit.
ABHAY   अभय   m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi
Means "fearless" in Sanskrit.
ABHIJEET   अभिजीत, अभिजित   m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Bengali
Variant transcription of ABHIJIT.
ABHIJIT   अभिजीत, अभिजित   m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Bengali
From Sanskrit अभिजित (abhijita) meaning "victorious". This is the Sanskrit name for the star Vega.
ABHILASH   अभिलाष   m   Indian, Malayalam, Hindi
Means "desire, wish" in Sanskrit.
ABHILASHA   अभिलाषा   f   Indian, Hindi
Feminine form of ABHILASH.
ABHINAV   अभिनव   m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Kannada, Telugu
Means "young, fresh" in Sanskrit.
ABHISHEK   अभिषेक   m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Gujarati, Punjabi, Bengali, Kannada, Telugu, Malayalam, Tamil
Means "anointing" in Sanskrit.
ADITI   अदिति   f   Hinduism, Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Bengali, Kannada
Means "boundless, entire" or "freedom, security" in Sanskrit. This is the name of an ancient Hindu goddess of the sky and fertility. According to the Vedas she is the mother of the gods.
ADITYA   आदित्य   m   Hinduism, Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Malayalam, Kannada, Telugu, Tamil, Nepali, Indonesian
Means "belonging to ADITI" in Sanskrit. This is a name for the seven (or eight) Hindu gods who are the children of Aditi. It is also another name for the sun god Surya.
AGNI   अग्नि   m   Hinduism, Indian, Hindi
Means "fire" in Sanskrit. This is the name of the ancient Hindu fire god, usually depicted as red-skinned with three legs, seven arms, and two faces.
AISHWARYA   ऐश्वर्या   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Kannada, Malayalam, Tamil
Means "prosperity, wealth" in Sanskrit. A famous bearer is the Indian actress Aishwarya Rai Bachchan (1973-).
AJAY   अजय   m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Gujarati, Bengali, Telugu, Kannada, Malayalam, Tamil
Means "unconquered", from Sanskrit (a) meaning "not" and जय (jaya) meaning "victory, conquest".
AJEET   अजीत   m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Punjabi, Bengali
Variant transcription of AJIT.
AJIT   अजीत   m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Punjabi, Bengali
Means "unconquered, invincible", from Sanskrit (a) meaning "not" and जित (jita) meaning "conquered". This is a name of the gods Shiva and Vishnu, and of a future Buddha.
AKANKSHA   आकाङ्क्षा, आकांक्षा   f   Indian, Hindi
Means "desire, wish" in Sanskrit.
AKASH   आकाश   m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Bengali
Means "open space, sky" in Sanskrit.
AKHIL   अखिल   m   Indian, Hindi, Telugu, Malayalam
Means "whole, complete" in Sanskrit.
AKSHAY   अक्षय   m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Gujarati, Kannada
Means "undecaying" in Sanskrit.
AMAR (1)   अमर   m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Bengali
Means "immortal" in Sanskrit.
AMIT (1)   अमित   m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Bengali, Assamese, Odia, Punjabi, Malayalam, Kannada, Tamil, Telugu, Nepali
Means "immeasurable, infinite" in Sanskrit.
AMITA   अमिता   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi
Feminine form of AMIT (1).
AMITABH   अमिताभ   m   Indian, Hindi
Means "immeasurable splendour" in Sanskrit. A famous bearer is Indian actor Amitabh Bachchan (1942-).
AMRIT   अमृत   m   Indian, Hindi
Means "immortal" from Sanskrit (a) meaning "not" and मृत (mrta) meaning "dead". In Hindu texts it refers to a drink which gives immortality.
AMRITA   अमृता   f   Indian, Hindi, Punjabi, Bengali
Feminine form of AMRIT.
ANAND   आनंद, आनन्द   m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam, Kannada, Gujarati, Bengali
Means "happiness, bliss" in Sanskrit.
ANANDI   आनंदी   f   Indian, Hindi
Feminine form of ANAND.
ANANT   अनन्त, अनंत   m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi
Modern form of ANANTA.
ANIK   अनीक   m   Indian, Hindi, Bengali
Means "army" or "splendour" in Sanskrit.
ANIKA (2)   अनिका   f   Indian, Hindi
Feminine form of ANIK.
ANIKET   अनिकेत   m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi
Means "homeless" in Sanskrit.
ANIL   अनिल   m   Hinduism, Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Bengali, Punjabi, Gujarati, Telugu, Kannada, Malayalam, Tamil, Nepali
Derived from Sanskrit अनिल (anila) "air, wind". This is another name of Vayu, the Hindu god of the wind.
ANILA   अनिला   f   Indian, Hindi
Feminine form of ANIL.
ANIMA (1)   अणिमा   f   Indian, Hindi
Means "minuteness" from Sanskrit अणिमन (animan). In yoga texts, this is the name of the ability to make oneself infinitely small so to be invisible.
ANIRUDDHA   अनिरुद्ध   m   Hinduism, Bengali, Indian, Marathi, Hindi
Means "unobstructed, ungovernable" in Sanskrit. This is the name of the grandson of the Hindu god Krishna.
ANISH   अनीश   m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi
Means "supreme, paramount, without a ruler", from the Sanskrit negative prefix (a) and ईश (isha) meaning "ruler, lord".
ANISHA   अनिशा   f   Indian, Hindi
Means "nightless, sleepless" in Sanskrit.
ANIT   अनीत   m   Indian, Hindi
Possibly means "not guided" in Sanskrit.
ANITA (2)   अनीता   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Tamil
Feminine form of ANIT.
ANJALI   अञ्जली, अंजली   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam, Nepali
Means "salutation" in Sanskrit.
ANKIT   अंकित, अङ्कित   m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Gujarati, Bengali
Means "marked" in Sanskrit.
ANKITA   अंकिता, अङ्किता   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Gujarati, Bengali
Feminine form of ANKIT.
ANKUR   अङ्कुर, अंकुर   m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi
Means "sapling, sprout, shoot" in Sanskrit.
ANOOP   अनूप   m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Bengali, Malayalam
Variant transcription of ANUP.
ANUJ   अनुज   m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi
Means "born later, younger" in Sanskrit. This name is sometimes given to the younger sibling of an older child.
ANUJA   अनुजा   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi
Feminine form of ANUJ.
ANUP   अनूप   m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Bengali, Malayalam
Means "watery" in Sanskrit.
ANUPAM   अनुपम   m   Indian, Hindi, Bengali
Means "incomparable, matchless" in Sanskrit.
ANUPAMA   अनुपमा   f   Indian, Hindi
Feminine form of ANUPAM.
APARAJITA   अपराजिता   f   Bengali, Indian, Hindi
Means "unconquered" in Sanskrit.
APARNA   अपर्णा   f   Hinduism, Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Malayalam, Tamil, Kannada, Telugu, Bengali
Means "leafless, not having eaten leaves" in Sanskrit. This is another name of the Hindu goddess Parvati.
APOORVA   अपूर्व, अपूर्वा   m & f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi
Variant transcription of APURVA.
APURVA   अपूर्व, अपूर्वा   m & f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi
Means "unpreceded, new" in Sanskrit. This is a transcription of both the masculine form अपूर्व and the feminine form अपूर्वा.
ARADHANA   आराधना   f   Indian, Hindi
Means "worship" in Sanskrit.
ARATI   आरती   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi
Variant transcription of AARTI.
ARAVIND   अरविन्द, अरविंद   m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Kannada, Tamil
Means "lotus" in Sanskrit.
ARCHANA   अर्चना   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Telugu, Kannada, Malayalam, Tamil
Means "honouring, praising" in Sanskrit. This is the name of a Hindu ritual.
ARJUN   अर्जुन   m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Kannada, Telugu, Tamil, Malayalam, Gujarati, Bengali, Nepali
Modern form of ARJUNA.
ARTI   आरती   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi
Variant transcription of AARTI.
ARUN   अरुण   m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Bengali, Telugu, Tamil, Malayalam, Gujarati, Punjabi
Modern form of ARUNA.
ARUNA   अरुणा   m & f   Hinduism, Indian, Telugu, Tamil, Kannada, Malayalam, Hindi
Means "reddish brown" in Sanskrit. The Hindu god Aruna (अरुणा) is the charioteer who drives the sun god Surya across the sky. The feminine form अरुणा is transcribed the same way. The modern masculine form is Arun.
ARUNDHATI   अरुन्धती, अरुंधती   f   Hinduism, Indian, Hindi
The name of a star (also called Alcor), which was named after a type of climbing plant, possibly meaning "not restrained" in Sanskrit. In Hindu belief it is the name of the sage Vasishtha's wife, who is identified with the star.
ARUSHI   आरुषि, आरुषी   f   Hinduism, Indian, Hindi
Means "hitting, killing" in Sanskrit. In Hindu mythology this is the name of a daughter of Manu.
ARYA   आर्य, आर्या   m & f   Persian, Indian, Hindi, Malayalam
From an old Indo-Iranian root meaning "Aryan, noble". In India, this is a transcription of both the masculine form आर्य and the feminine form आर्या. In Iran it is only a masculine name.
ARYAN   आर्यन   m   Indian, Hindi
Variant of ARYA.
ASEEM   असीम   m   Indian, Hindi
Variant transcription of ASIM (2).
ASHA (1)   आशा   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Kannada, Malayalam
Derived from Sanskrit आशा (asha) meaning "wish, desire, hope".
ASHOK   अशोक   m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Bengali, Gujarati, Kannada, Tamil, Telugu, Nepali
Modern form of ASHOKA.
ASHWIN   अश्विन   m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada
From Sanskrit अश्विन् (ashvin) meaning "possessed of horses". The Ashvins are twin Hindu gods of the sunrise and sunset.
ASIM (2)   असीम   m   Indian, Hindi, Bengali
Means "boundless, limitless" in Sanskrit.
AVANTI   अवन्ती   f   Indian, Hindi
From the name of an ancient kingdom of central India which had its capital at Ujjain.
AVINASH   अविनाश   m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Telugu, Kannada
Means "indestructable" in Sanskrit.
AZAD   आज़ाद   m   Persian, Indian, Hindi, Azerbaijani, Turkish
Means "free" in Persian. This word has derivatives in several other languages, such as Hindi, Turkish and Armenian.
BALDEV   बलदेव   m   Indian, Hindi
Modern form of BALADEVA.
BASANT   बसन्त   m   Indian, Hindi
Modern form of VASANTA.
BHARAT   भरत   m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi
Modern form of BHARATA.
BHASKAR   भास्कर   m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Telugu, Kannada
Modern form of BHASKARA.
BHAVANA   भावना   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Kannada, Malayalam
Means "producing, manifesting" in Sanskrit.
BHAVNA   भावना   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Kannada, Malayalam
Variant transcription of BHAVANA.
BIPIN   बिपिन   m   Indian, Marathi, Hindi
Variant of VIPIN.
BISHAN   बिशन   m   Indian, Hindi
Variant of VISHNU.
BRIJESH   बृजेश   m   Indian, Hindi, Gujarati, Marathi
Modern form of BRIJESHA.
CHAND   चण्ड   m   Indian, Hindi
Modern masculine form of CHANDA.
CHANDA   चण्डा   m & f   Hinduism, Indian, Hindi
Means "fierce, hot, passionate" in Sanskrit. This is a transcription of both the masculine form चण्ड and the feminine form चण्डा (an epithet of the Hindu goddess Durga).
CHANDAN   चन्दन   m   Indian, Hindi, Bengali, Odia
Derived from Sanskrit चन्दन (chandana) meaning "sandalwood".
CHANDANA   चन्दना   f   Indian, Kannada, Telugu, Hindi
Feminine form of CHANDAN.
CHANDER   चन्द्र   m   Indian, Hindi
Variant transcription of CHANDRA.
CHANDRA   चन्द्र, चन्द्रा   m & f   Hinduism, Bengali, Indian, Assamese, Hindi, Marathi, Telugu, Tamil, Kannada, Nepali
Means "moon" in Sanskrit, derived from चन्द (chand) meaning "to shine". This is a transcription of the masculine form चण्ड (a name of the moon in Hindu texts which is often personified as a deity) as well as the feminine form चण्डा.
CHANDRAKANT   चंद्रकांत, चन्द्रकान्त   m   Indian, Marathi, Hindi
Means "beloved by the moon", derived from Sanskrit चन्द्र (chandra) meaning "moon" and कान्त (kanta) meaning "desired, beloved". This is another name for the moonstone.
CHANDRAKANTA   चंद्रकांता, चन्द्रकान्ता   f   Indian, Hindi
Feminine form of CHANDRAKANT.
CHETAN   चेतन   m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Gujarati, Kannada
Means "visible, conscious, soul" in Sanskrit.
CHETANA   चेतना   f   Indian, Marathi, Hindi
Feminine form of CHETAN.
CHIRANJEEVI   चिरंजीवी   m   Indian, Hindi, Telugu
Variant transcription of CHIRANJIVI.
CHIRANJIVI   चिरंजीवी   m   Indian, Hindi, Telugu
Means "long-lived, infinite" in Sanskrit.
DAMODAR   दामोदर   m   Indian, Hindi
Modern form of DAMODARA.
DARSHAN   दर्शन   m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Gujarati, Kannada
Means "seeing, observing, understanding" in Sanskrit.
DAYARAM   दयाराम   m   Indian, Hindi
Means "compassion of Rama", from Sanskrit दया (daya) meaning "compassion" combined with the name of the god RAMA (1).
DEEP   दीप   m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Gujarati, Bengali, Punjabi
Variant transcription of DIP.
DEEPA   दीपा   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Punjabi, Bengali, Malayalam, Tamil
Variant transcription of DIPA.
DEEPAK   दीपक   m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Bengali, Gujarati, Punjabi, Malayalam, Kannada, Tamil, Telugu, Nepali
Variant transcription of DIPAK.
DEEPALI   दीपाली   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi
Variant transcription of DIPALI.
DEEPIKA   दीपिका   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Kannada, Malayalam, Tamil, Telugu
Variant transcription of DIPIKA.
DEEPTI   दीप्ती   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Kannada
Variant transcription of DIPTI.
DEO   देव   m   Indian, Hindi
Variant transcription of DEV.
DEV   देव   m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi
Derived from Sanskrit देव (deva) meaning "god".
DEVADAS   देवदास   m   Indian, Hindi
Means "servant of the gods" from Sanskrit देव (deva) meaning "god" and दास (dasa) meaning "servant".
DEVDAS   देवदास   m   Indian, Hindi
Variant transcription of DEVADAS.
DEVI   देवी   f   Hinduism, Indian, Hindi, Tamil
Derived from Sanskrit देवी (devi) meaning "goddess". Devi is the Hindu mother goddess who manifests herself as all other goddesses.
DEVIKA   देविका   f   Indian, Hindi
Means "little goddess" from Sanskrit देवी (devi) meaning "goddess" and (ka) meaning "little".
DEVRAJ   देवराज   m   Indian, Hindi
Modern form of DEVARAJA.
DHANANJAY   धनंजय, धनञ्जय   m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi
Means "winning wealth" in Sanskrit.
DHARMA   धर्म   m   Indian, Hindi, Telugu, Nepali
Means "that which is established, law, duty, virtue" in Sanskrit.
DIKSHA   दीक्षा   f   Indian, Hindi
Means "preparation for a religious ceremony" in Sanskrit.
DILEEP   दिलीप   m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Malayalam, Kannada, Tamil, Telugu
Variant transcription of DILIP.
DILIP   दिलीप   m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Gujarati, Bengali, Kannada, Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam
Modern form of DILIPA.
DINESH   दिनेश   m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam, Kannada, Gujarati, Bengali, Punjabi, Nepali
Modern form of DINESHA.
DIP   दीप   m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Gujarati, Bengali, Punjabi
Masculine form of DIPA.
DIPA   दीपा   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Punjabi, Bengali, Malayalam, Tamil
Means "light, lamp" in Sanskrit.
DIPAK   दीपक   m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Bengali, Gujarati, Punjabi, Malayalam, Kannada, Tamil, Telugu, Nepali
Modern form of DIPAKA.
DIPALI   दीपाली   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi
Means "row of lamps" in Sanskrit.
DIPIKA   दीपिका   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Kannada, Malayalam, Tamil, Telugu
Feminine form of DIPAKA.
DIPTI   दीप्ती   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Kannada
Means "brightness, light" in Sanskrit.
DISHA   दिशा   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi
Means "region, direction" in Sanskrit.
DIVYA   दिव्या   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Kannada, Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam
Means "divine, heavenly" in Sanskrit.
DIYA (1)   दिया   f   Indian, Hindi
Means "lamp, light" in Hindi.
DRISHTI   दृष्टि   f   Indian, Hindi
Means "sight" in Sanskrit.
DURGA   दुर्गा   f & m   Hinduism, Indian, Hindi, Telugu, Tamil
Means "unattainable" in Sanskrit. Durga is a Hindu warrior goddess, the fierce, twelve-armed, three-eyed form of the wife of Shiva. She is considered an incarnation of Parvati.
DUSHYANT   दुष्यन्त   m   Indian, Hindi
Modern form of DUSHYANTA.
ESHA   एषा   f   Indian, Hindi
Means "desire, wish" in Sanskrit.
GANESH   गणेश   m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Kannada, Tamil, Malayalam, Telugu, Bengali, Nepali
Modern form of GANESHA.
GARGI   गार्गी   f   Hinduism, Indian, Hindi, Bengali
Meaning unknown. This was the name of a 7th-century BC Indian philosopher who appears in the Upanishads, which are parts of Hindu scripture.
GAURI   गौरी   f   Hinduism, Indian, Hindi, Marathi
Means "white" in Sanskrit. This is a Hindu goddess, another name of Parvati the wife of Shiva, so named because of her fair complexion.
GAUTAM   गौतम   m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Bengali
Modern form of GAUTAMA.
GAYATRI   गायत्री   f   Hinduism, Indian, Marathi, Hindi
From Sanskrit गायत्र (gayatra) which refers to a type of song or hymn with a particular meter. It is also the name of a Hindu goddess who is a personification of this song.
GIRISH   गिरीश   m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Kannada, Malayalam
Modern form of GIRISHA.
GITA   गीता   f   Indian, Hindi
Means "song" in Sanskrit. The word appears in the name of the 'Bhagavad Gita', a sacred text of Hinduism (meaning "divine song").
GOBIND   गोविन्द   m   Indian (Sikh), Hindi
Variant of GOVINDA used in northern India. This was the name of the last Sikh guru, Gobind Singh (1666-1708).
GOPAL   गोपाल   m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Bengali, Telugu, Tamil, Kannada, Nepali
Modern form of GOPALA.
GOTAM   गोतम   m   Indian, Hindi (Rare)
Modern form of GOTAMA.
GOVIND   गोविन्द   m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Malayalam, Kannada
Modern form of GOVINDA.
GULSHAN   गुलशन   m   Indian, Hindi, Urdu
Hindi and Urdu form of GOLSHAN.
HARENDRA   हरेन्द्र, हरेंद्र   m   Indian, Hindi
Combination of the names of the Hindu gods HARI (referring to Vishnu) and INDRA.
HARI   हरि   m   Hinduism, Indian, Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, Malayalam, Marathi, Nepali
Means "brown, yellow, tawny" in Sanskrit, and by extension "monkey, horse, lion". This is another name of the Hindu god Vishnu, and sometimes of Krishna. It is also borne by the son of the Garuda, the bird-like mount of Vishnu.
HARISH   हरीश   m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Gujarati, Kannada, Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam
Modern form of HARISHA.
HARSH   हर्ष   m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Gujarati
Northern Indian form of HARSHA.
HARSHAD   हर्षद   m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi
Derived from Sanskrit हर्ष (harsha) meaning "happiness".
HARSHADA   हर्षदा   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi
Feminine form of HARSHAD.
HEMA   हेमा   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Tamil, Kannada
Means "golden" in Sanskrit.
ILA   इला   f   Indian, Hindi
Means "earth" or "speech" in Sanskrit.
INDIRA   इन्दिरा, इंदिरा   f   Hinduism, Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Kannada, Tamil
Means "beauty" in Sanskrit. This is another name of Lakshmi, the wife of the Hindu god Vishnu. A notable bearer was India's first female prime minister, Indira Gandhi (1917-1984).
INDRA   इन्द्र, इंद्र   m   Hinduism, Indian, Hindi, Nepali
Means "possessing drops of rain" from Sanskrit इन्दु (indu) meaning "a drop" and (ra) meaning "acquiring, possessing". Indra is the name of the ancient Hindu warrior god of the sky and rain. He is the chief god in the Hindu text the Rigveda.
INDRAJIT   इन्द्रजित, इंद्रजित, इन्द्रजीत, इंद्रजीत   m   Hinduism, Bengali, Indian, Hindi
Means "conqueror of Indra" from the name of the god INDRA combined with Sanskrit जिति (jiti) meaning "victory, conquering". In Hindu legend this is another name of Meghanada, the son of Ravana, the king of Sri Lanka. He was given this name by Brahma after he defeated Indra.
INDRANI   इन्द्राणी, इंद्राणी   f   Hinduism, Bengali, Indian, Hindi
Means "queen of INDRA" in Sanskrit. This is a Hindu goddess of jealousy and beauty, a wife of Indra.
INDU   इन्दु   f   Indian, Hindi
Means "bright drop" in Sanskrit. This is a name for the moon.
ISHA   ईशा   f & m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Hinduism
Means "master, lord" in Sanskrit. This is a transcription of both the feminine form ईशा and the masculine form ईश (an epithet of the Hindu god Shiva). It is also the name of one of the Upanishads, which are parts of Hindu scripture.
ISHANI   इशानी   f   Indian, Hindi
Means "ruling, possessing" in Sanskrit.
ISHITA   इशिता   f   Indian, Hindi
Means "supremacy" in Sanskrit.
JAGANNATH   जगन्नाथ   m   Indian, Hindi
Modern form of JAGANNATHA.
JAGDISH   जगदीश   m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Gujarati
Modern form of JAGADISHA.
JAI   जय   m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Tamil
Variant transcription of JAY (2) and a Tamil masculine form of JAYA.
JAIDEV   जयदेव   m   Indian, Hindi
Modern form of JAYADEVA.
JAY (2)   जय   m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Gujarati
Modern (northern Indian) masculine form of JAYA.
JAYA   जया   f & m   Hinduism, Tamil, Indian, Telugu, Hindi, Marathi
Derived from Sanskrit जय (jaya) meaning "victory". This is a transcription of both the feminine form जया (an epithet of the Hindu goddess Durga) and the masculine form जय (borne by several characters in Hindu texts). As a modern personal name, this transcription is both feminine and masculine in southern India, but typically only feminine in the north.
JAYANT   जयन्त, जयंत   m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi
Modern form of JAYANTA.
JAYANTI   जयन्ती, जयंती   f   Hinduism, Indian, Hindi
Feminine form of JAYANTA. This is another name of the Hindu goddess Durga.
JAYENDRA   जयेन्द्र, जयेंद्र   m   Indian, Hindi
Means "lord of victory" from Sanskrit जय (jaya) meaning "victory" combined with the name of the god INDRA, used here to mean "lord".
JAYESH   जयेश   m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Gujarati
Means "lord of victory" from Sanskrit जय (jaya) meaning "victory, conquest" and ईश (isha) meaning "lord, ruler".
JEETENDRA   जितेन्द्र   m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi
Variant transcription of JITENDRA.
JITENDRA   जितेन्द्र   m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Gujarati
Means "conqueror of Indra" from Sanskrit जिति (jiti) meaning "victory, conquering" combined with the name of the god INDRA.
JYOTI   ज्योती, ज्योति   f & m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Bengali, Assamese, Nepali
Derived from Sanskrit ज्योतिस् (jyotis) meaning "light". This is a transcription of both the feminine form ज्योती and the masculine form ज्योति.
JYOTSANA   ज्योत्सना   f   Indian, Hindi
Variant of JYOTSNA.
JYOTSNA   ज्योत्स्ना   f   Indian, Hindi
Means "moonlight" in Sanskrit.
KAILASH   कैलाश   m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi
From the name of a mountain in the Himalayas which is believed to be the paradise of the Hindu god Shiva. It possibly means "crystal" in Sanskrit.
KAJAL   काजल   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi
Means "kohl, collyrium, lotion for the eyes" in Sanskrit.
KALIDAS   कालिदास   m   Indian, Hindi
Modern form of KALIDASA.
KALPANA   कल्पना   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Tamil, Kannada, Telugu, Nepali
Means "imagining, fantasy" in Sanskrit.
KALYAN   कल्याण   m   Indian, Hindi, Bengali, Telugu
Means "beautiful, lovely, auspicious" in Sanskrit.
KALYANI   कल्याणी   f   Hinduism, Indian, Telugu, Marathi, Hindi
Means "beautiful, lovely, auspicious" in Sanskrit. In the Hindu epic the 'Mahabharata' this is the name of one of the Krittikas, or Pleiades. It is also another name of the Hindu goddess Parvati.
KAMAKSHI   कामाक्षी   f   Hinduism, Indian, Hindi
From Sanskrit काम (kama) meaning "love, desire" and अक्षि (akshi) meaning "eye". This is the name of a Hindu fertility goddess. She is considered to be an incarnation of Parvati.
KAMAL (2)   कमल   m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Bengali, Gujarati, Punjabi, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, Malayalam, Nepali
Modern masculine form of KAMALA.
KAMALA   कमला   f & m   Hinduism, Tamil, Indian, Kannada, Telugu, Hindi, Nepali
Means "lotus" or "pale red" in Sanskrit. This is a transcription of both the feminine form कमला and the masculine form कमल. This is the name of one of the Krittikas, or Pleiades, in Hindu epic the 'Mahabharata'. It is also another name of the Hindu goddess Lakshmi.
KAMINI   कामिनी   f   Indian, Hindi
Means "desirable" in Sanskrit.
KANTA   कान्ता, कान्त   f & m   Indian, Hindi, Bengali
Means "desired, beautiful" in Sanskrit. This is a transcription of both the feminine form कान्ता and the masculine form कान्त.
KANTI   कान्ती, कान्ति   f & m   Hinduism, Indian, Hindi, Bengali
Means "beauty" in Sanskrit. This is a transcription of both the feminine form कान्ती (another name of the Hindu goddess Lakshmi) and the masculine form कान्ति.
KAPIL   कपिल   m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi
Modern form of KAPILA.
KARAN   करण   m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Gujarati, Punjabi
Means "clever, skillful" in Sanskrit.
KARISHMA   करिश्मा   f   Indian, Hindi
Means "miracle" in Hindi.
KARTIK   कार्तिक   m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi
From Sanskrit कृत्तिका (krittika), the name for the constellation of the Pleiades.
KASHI   काशी   f   Indian, Hindi
From the name of a holy city in India, famous for its many temples dedicated to the Hindu god Shiva. Its name is derived from Sanskrit काशि (kashi) meaning "shining".
KAVERI   कावेरी   f   Indian, Hindi
From the name of the Kaveri River in southern India.
KAVI   कवि   m   Indian, Hindi
From a title for a a poet, meaning "wise man, sage, poet" in Sanskrit.
KAVITA   कविता   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi
Means "poem" in Sanskrit.
KHUSHI   खुशी   f   Indian, Hindi
Means "happiness" in Hindi, ultimately from Persian خوشی (khushi).
KIRAN   किरण   f & m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Kannada, Telugu, Malayalam, Tamil, Gujarati, Nepali, Urdu
Derived from Sanskrit किरण (kirana) which can mean "dust" or "thread" or "sunbeam".
KIRTIDA   कीर्तिदा   f   Indian, Hindi
Means "one who bestows fame" in Sanskrit.
KISHAN   किशन   m   Indian, Hindi, Gujarati
Possibly a variant of KRISHNA.
KISHOR   किशोर   m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Tamil, Telugu, Nepali
Derived from Sanskrit किशोर (kishora) meaning "colt".
KISHORE   किशोर   m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Tamil, Telugu
Variant transcription of KISHOR.
KRISHNA   कृष्ण   m   Hinduism, Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Bengali, Gujarati, Telugu, Tamil, Kannada, Malayalam, Nepali
Means "black, dark" in Sanskrit. This is the name of a Hindu god believed to be an incarnation of the god Vishnu. He was the youngest of King Vasudeva's eight children, six of whom were killed by King Kamsa because of a prophecy that a child of Vasudeva would kill Kamsa. Krishna however was saved and he eventually killed the king as well as performing many other great feats. In some Hindu traditions, Krishna is regarded as the supreme deity. He is usually depicted with blue skin.
KSHITIJ   क्षितिज   m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi
Means "born of the earth" or "horizon" in Sanskrit.
KSHITIJA   क्षितिजा   f   Indian, Marathi, Hindi
Feminine form of KSHITIJ.
KUMAR   कुमार   m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Bengali, Assamese, Odia, Gujarati, Punjabi, Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam, Kannada, Nepali
Modern form of KUMARA.
KUMARI   कुमारी   f   Hinduism, Indian, Hindi, Telugu
Feminine form of KUMARA. In the Hindu epic the 'Mahabharata' Kumari is the wife of the warrior Bhima. This is also another name of the Hindu goddess Durga.
KUNAL   कुणाल   m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Bengali, Gujarati, Punjabi
Modern form of KUNALA.
LAKSHMAN   लक्ष्मण   m   Indian, Hindi, Telugu, Tamil, Marathi
Modern form of LAKSHMANA.
LAKSHMI   लक्ष्मी   f & m   Hinduism, Indian, Telugu, Kannada, Tamil, Malayalam, Marathi, Hindi
Means "sign, mark" in Sanskrit. This is the name of the Hindu goddess of prosperity, good luck, and beauty. She is the wife of Vishnu and her symbol is the lotus flower, with which she is often depicted.
LAL   लाल   m   Indian, Hindi, Nepali
Means "boy" in Hindi, derived from Sanskrit लल (lala) meaning "playing, caressing".
LALIT   ललित   m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi
Masculine form of LALITA.
LALITA   ललिता   f   Hinduism, Indian, Hindi, Marathi
Means "playful, charming, desirable" in Sanskrit. In Hindu belief this is the name of one of the playmates of the young Krishna. It is also another name of the goddess Parvati.
LATA   लता   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi
Means "vine, creeping plant" in Sanskrit.
LAVANYA   लावण्या   f   Indian, Hindi, Telugu, Tamil
Means "beauty, grace" in Sanskrit.
LAXMAN   लक्ष्मण   m   Indian, Marathi, Hindi, Telugu
Variant transcription of LAKSHMAN.
LAXMI   लक्ष्मी   f & m   Indian, Telugu, Marathi, Hindi, Nepali
Variant transcription of LAKSHMI.
LEELA   लीला   f   Indian, Hindi, Telugu, Kannada, Tamil, Malayalam
Variant transcription of LILA (1).
LILA (1)   लीला   f   Indian, Hindi
Means "play, amusement" in Sanskrit.
LILAVATI   लीलावती   f   Indian, Hindi (Rare)
Means "amusing, charming, graceful" in Sanskrit. The 12th-century mathematician Bhaskara named one of his systems of mathematics after his daughter Lilavati. This was also the name of a 13th-century queen of Sri Lanka.
LINA (3)   लीना   f   Indian, Hindi
Means "absorbed, united" in Sanskrit.
LOCHAN   लोचन   m   Indian, Hindi
Means "the eye" in Sanskrit.
LOCHANA   लोचना   f   Indian, Hindi
Feminine form of LOCHAN.
LUCKY   लकी   m & f   English, Indian, Hindi
From a nickname given to a lucky person. It is also sometimes used as a diminutive of LUKE.
MADHAV   माधव   m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Telugu, Nepali
Modern form of MADHAVA.
MADHAVI   माधवी   f   Hinduism, Indian, Telugu, Marathi, Hindi
Feminine form of MADHAVA. This is another name of the Hindu goddess Lakshmi.
MADHU   मधु   f & m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Tamil, Malayalam, Kannada, Telugu
From Sanskrit मधु (madhu) meaning "sweet, honey". This is another name of Chaitra, the first month of the Hindu year (which occurs in March and April).
MADHUKAR   मधुकर   m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi
Means "bee, honey-maker" in Sanskrit.
MADHUR   मधुर   m & f   Indian, Hindi
Means "sweet" in Sanskrit.
MADHURI   माधुरी   f   Indian, Marathi, Hindi, Telugu, Malayalam, Kannada
Means "sweetness" in Sanskrit.
MAHAVIR   महावीर   m   Indian, Hindi
Modern form of MAHAVIRA.
MAHENDRA   महेन्द्र, महेंद्र   m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Gujarati, Sanskrit
From Sanskrit महा (maha) meaning "great" combined with the name of the Hindu god INDRA. This was the name of a son of the 3rd-century BC Indian emperor Ashoka. He is credited with introducing Buddhism to Sri Lanka.
MAHESH   महेश   m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Gujarati, Telugu, Tamil, Malayalam, Kannada, Nepali
Modern form of MAHESHA.
MALA   माला   f   Indian, Hindi
Means "necklace" in Sanskrit.
MALATI   मालती   f   Indian, Hindi
Means "jasmine" in Sanskrit.
MALINI   मालिनी   f   Indian, Hindi
Means "fragrant" in Sanskrit.
MANAS   मानस   m   Bengali, Indian, Assamese, Hindi
Means "mind, intellect, spirit" in Sanskrit.
MANISH   मनीष   m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Bengali, Malayalam, Punjabi, Tamil, Nepali
From Sanskrit मनीषा (manisha) meaning "thought, wisdom".
MANISHA   मनीषा   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Nepali
Feminine form of MANISH.
MANJU   मंजु, मञ्जु   f   Indian, Hindi, Malayalam, Telugu
Means "lovely, beautiful" in Sanskrit.
MANJULA   मंजुला, मञ्जुला   f   Indian, Hindi, Telugu, Malayalam
Means "pleasing, beautiful" in Sanskrit.
MANJUSHA   मंजूषा, मञ्जूषा   f   Indian, Marathi, Hindi
Means "small box, small chest" in Sanskrit.
MANOJ   मनोज   m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Bengali, Punjabi, Gujarati, Odia, Telugu, Tamil, Malayalam, Kannada
Modern form of MANOJA.
MANU (1)   मनु   m   Hinduism, Indian, Hindi, Kannada
Means "thinking, wise" in Sanskrit. In Hindu belief this is a title of Svayambhuva, the progenitor of the human race, as well as several of his descendants.
MAYA (1)   माया   f   Hinduism, Indian, Hindi, Marathi
Means "illusion" in Sanskrit. In Buddhist tradition this is the name of the mother of Siddhartha Gautama (the Buddha). This is also another name of the Hindu goddess Durga.
MAYUR   मयूर   m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Gujarati
Means "peacock" in Sanskrit.
MEENA   मीना   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Tamil
Variant transcription of MINA (2).
MEERA   मीरा   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Malayalam, Tamil, Kannada
Variant transcription of MIRA (1).
MINA (2)   मीना   f   Hinduism, Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Tamil
Means "fish" in Sanskrit. This is the name of the daughter of the Hindu goddess Ushas as well as the daughter of the god Kubera.
MINAKSHI   मीनाक्षी   f   Hinduism, Indian, Hindi
From Sanskrit मीन (mina) meaning "fish" and अक्षि (akshi) meaning "eye". This is another name of the Hindu goddess Parvati.
MINALI   मीनाली   f   Indian, Hindi
Means "fish catcher" in Sanskrit.
MIRA (1)   मीरा   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Malayalam, Tamil, Kannada
Means "sea, ocean" in Sanskrit. This was the name of a 16th-century Indian princess who devoted her life to the god Krishna.
MITRA (1)   मित्र, मित्रा   m & f   Hinduism, Indian, Hindi
Means "friend" in Sanskrit, a cognate of MITHRA. This is a transcription of both the feminine form मित्रा and the masculine form मित्र, which is the name of a Hindu god of friendship and contracts who appears in the Rigveda.
MITUL   मितुल   m   Indian, Gujarati, Hindi
Derived from Sanskrit मित (mita) meaning "measured".
MOHAN   मोहन   m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Kannada, Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam
Modern form of MOHANA.
MOHANDAS   मोहनदास   m   Indian, Hindi
Means "servant of Mohana" from the name of the Hindu god MOHANA combined with Sanskrit दास (dasa) meaning "servant". A famous bearer of this name was Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi (1869-1948), also known as Mahatma Gandhi, an Indian leader who struggled peacefully for independence from Britain.
MOHINI   मोहिनी   f   Hinduism, Indian, Hindi, Marathi
Means "infatuating" in Sanskrit. This was the name adopted by the Hindu god Vishnu when he took the form of a woman.
MRIDULA   मृदुला   f   Indian, Hindi
Means "soft" in Sanskrit.
MUKESH   मुकेश   m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Gujarati, Bengali
Modern form of MUKESHA.
MUKTA   मुक्ता   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi
Means "liberated, set free" in Sanskrit.
MUKUL   मुकुल   m   Indian, Hindi
Means "bud, blossom" in Sanskrit.
MURALI   मुरली   m   Hinduism, Tamil, Indian, Kannada, Telugu, Malayalam, Hindi
Means "flute" in Sanskrit. This is another name of the Hindu god Krishna, given to him because he played the flute.
NALINI   नलिनी   f   Indian, Kannada, Malayalam, Tamil, Hindi
Means "lotus" in Sanskrit.
NAMRATA   नम्रता   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Malayalam, Nepali
Means "bowing, humility" in Sanskrit.
NAND   नन्द   m   Indian, Hindi
Modern northern Indian form of NANDA.
NANDITA   नंदिता, नन्दिता   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi
From Sanskrit नन्द (nanda) meaning "joy".
NARAYAN   नारायण   m   Indian, Hindi, Nepali, Marathi, Odia, Bengali
Modern northern Indian form of NARAYANA.
NARENDRA   नरेन्द्र, नरेंद्र   m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Gujarati, Telugu
Means "lord of men" from Sanskrit नर (nara) meaning "man" combined with the name of the Hindu god INDRA, used here to mean "lord".
NAVEEN   नवीन   m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Kannada, Telugu, Tamil, Malayalam
Variant transcription of NAVIN.
NAVIN   नवीन   m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Kannada, Telugu, Tamil, Malayalam
Means "new" in Sanskrit.
NEELA   नीला   f   Tamil, Indian, Hindi
Variant transcription of NILA.
NEELAM   नीलम   f & m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi
Variant transcription of NILAM.
NEELIMA   नीलिमा   f   Indian, Marathi, Hindi, Telugu
Variant transcription of NILIMA.
NEERAJ   नीरज   m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Gujarati
Variant transcription of NIRAJ.
NEHA   नेहा   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Malayalam, Kannada, Punjabi, Gujarati, Bengali, Telugu
Possibly from Sanskrit स्नेह (sneha) meaning "love, tenderness".
NIKETA   निकेता   f   Indian, Marathi, Hindi
Variant of NIKITA (2).
NIKHIL   निखिल   m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Gujarati, Odia, Telugu, Malayalam, Kannada, Tamil
Means "whole, entire" in Sanskrit.
NIKHILA   निखिला   f   Indian, Telugu, Hindi
Feminine form of NIKHIL.
NIKITA (2)   निकिता   f   Indian, Marathi, Hindi
Derived from Sanskrit निकेत (niketa) meaning "house, habitation".
NILA   नीला   f   Tamil, Indian, Hindi
Means "dark blue" in Sanskrit.
NILAM   नीलम   f & m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi
Means "dark blue, sapphire" in Sanskrit.
NILIMA   नीलिमा   f   Indian, Marathi, Hindi, Telugu
Means "dark blue" in Sanskrit.
NIRAJ   नीरज   m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Gujarati, Nepali
Means "water-born" in Sanskrit.
NIRMAL   निर्मल   m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, Nepali
Means "clean, pure" in Sanskrit.
NIRMALA   निर्मला   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, Nepali, Indonesian
Feminine form of NIRMAL.
NIRUPAMA   निरुपमा   f   Indian, Hindi, Kannada
Means "unequaled, matchless" in Sanskrit.
NISHA   निशा   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Kannada, Malayalam, Tamil, Telugu, Gujarati, Bengali, Nepali
Means "night" in Sanskrit.
NISHANT   निशान्त, निशांत   m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Gujarati
Means "night's end, dawn" in Sanskrit.
NITIKA   नीतिका   f   Indian, Hindi
From Sanskrit नीति (niti) meaning "guidance, moral conduct".
NITIN   नितिन   m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Gujarati, Telugu, Kannada
From Sanskrit नीति (niti) meaning "guidance, moral conduct".
NITYA   नित्या, नित्य   f & m   Indian, Hindi
Means "always, eternal" in Sanskrit. This is a transcription of both the feminine form नित्या (an epithet of the Hindu goddess Durga) and the masculine form नित्य.
OM   ओम   m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi
From the Sanskrit ओम् (om), considered to be a sacred syllable because it represents the range of sounds that can be made by the human voice.
PADMA   पद्म, पद्मा   f & m   Hinduism, Indian, Hindi, Tamil, Kannada, Telugu
Means "lotus" in Sanskrit. This is a transcription of both the feminine form पद्मा and the masculine form पद्म. According to Hindu tradition a lotus holding the god Brahma arose from the navel of the god Vishnu. The name Padma is used in Hindu texts to refer to several characters, including the goddess Lakshmi and the hero Rama.
PALLAV   पल्लव   m   Indian, Hindi
Means "budding leaf, shoot" in Sanskrit.
PALLAVI   पल्लवी   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Kannada, Telugu, Tamil
Feminine form of PALLAV.
PANKAJ   पंकज   m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Gujarati, Bengali, Punjabi, Nepali
Modern form of PANKAJA.
PARTH   पार्थ   m   Indian, Gujarati, Marathi, Hindi
Modern form of PARTHA.
PARVATI   पार्वती   f   Hinduism, Indian, Hindi
Means "of the mountains" in Sanskrit. Parvati is a Hindu goddess of love and power, the wife of Shiva and the mother of Ganesha.
PARVEEN   परवीन   f & m   Indian, Hindi
Hindi form of PARVIN, also used as a masculine name.
PITAMBAR   पीताम्बर   m   Indian, Hindi
Modern form of PITAMBARA.
POOJA   पूजा   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Gujarati, Bengali, Punjabi, Telugu, Malayalam, Tamil, Kannada, Nepali
Variant transcription of PUJA.
POORNIMA   पूर्णिमा   f   Tamil, Indian, Kannada, Hindi, Marathi
Variant transcription of PURNIMA.
PRABHAKAR   प्रभाकर   m   Indian, Kannada, Telugu, Tamil, Marathi, Hindi
Modern form of PRABHAKARA.
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