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4/10/2021, 12:21 PM HL
4/10/2021, 12:21 PM HL

Name Ayyappan
Gender Masculine
Scripts അയ്യപ്പൻ(Malayalam) ஐயப்பன்(Tamil)
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Meaning & History

Possibly means "lord father" from Malayalam അച്ഛൻ (acchan) meaning "father" and Malayalam അപ്പന്‍ (appan) or Tamil அப்பா (appa) both meaning "father". This is the name of a Hindu god of religious unity and communal harmony. He is worshipped throughout southern India, particularly in the state of Kerala.
Added 4/10/2021 by HL