Indian Submitted Names
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AADHYA f Hindi
Means "original power" or "first creator" in Sanskrit.
AADI m Indian
Means "first, most important" in Sanskrit. It can also be used as a diminutive of Aditya
AAHLADA f Sanskrit, Hinduism, Hindi, Indian, Marathi, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, Malayalam, Punjabi, Gujarati, Nepali, Sinhalese, Parsi
Feminine form of Aahlad
AAINA f Urdu, Indian, Hindi
Derived from Urdu آئینہ (ā'īnā)
or Hindi आईना (āīnā)
both meaning "mirror", ultimately from Persian آئینه (â’ine)
AAMISH m Indian, Sanskrit, Hindi, Hinduism, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, Malayalam, Nepali, Marathi
Means "bait, lure, something that tempts" in Sanskrit.
AANYA f Indian
From a Sanskrit word meaning "inexhaustible"
AARA f Sanskrit, Hindi, Indian, Hinduism, Marathi, Nepali, Gujarati, Bengali, Tamil, Telugu
Means "saw, awl, shoemaker's knife" in Sanskrit.
AARSHEYA m & f Indian (Rare)
Derived from Sanskrit आर्षेय (arśeya)
meaning "of sacred descent" or "respectable, venerable".
AASHVI f Hindi
Means "blessed and victorious" or "little mare" in Hindi.
ABHIJAT m Indian
From Sanskrit अभिजात (abhijāta
), meaning "aristocrat".
ABINASEE m Indian
The name comes from the Guru Granth Sahib Ji and it means to be imperishable or lasting forever.
ABIR m Bengali, Indian
Refers to abir (or gulal), which is a type of coloured powder used during the Hindu Holi festival. The word itself is ultimately derived from Arabic عَبِير (ʿabīr)
meaning "scent, perfume".
ADASI f Indian, Sanskrit, Hindi, Hinduism, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, Malayalam, Marathi, Punjabi, Bengali, Nepali, Sinhalese, Gujarati
Name - Adasi अदासी... [more]
ADIMATA f Indian, Hindi
Means "the primal mother", from adi
"primeval, first" and mata
ADINATHA m Indian
Means "the primordial master", "the first lord" or "the Supreme Lord", from adi
"primeval, first" and natha
ADIT m Indian, Sanskrit
Means "at/from the beginning" in Sanskrit. It's also another word for "sun" in Sanskrit.
ADITYANATH m & f Hindi
Possibly after the famous yogi with the chosen surname of Adityanath.
ADRI m Indian
Indian name meaning "stone, mountain", and by extension "cloud". Some ancient Hindu beliefs claimed that mountains were solidified clouds.
ADRIKA f Indian, Hinduism
Means "small mountain" in Sanskrit. According to the Mahabharata, Adrika is an apsara (a female spirit of clouds and waters) who was the mother of Matsya and Satyavati.
ADVAIDH m Indian (Rare)
Derived from Sanskrit अद्वैध (advaidha)
meaning "united, unified" (literally "not divided into two parts, not disunited").
ADVAIT m Sanskrit, Hindi, Hinduism
Means "not dual" in Sanskrit. One of its forms advaita
is a branch of Hinduism called advaita vedanta
ADVAITI f Indian (Rare)
Derived from Sanskrit अद्वैती (advaitī)
meaning "oneness, single, unique" (literally "one without a second, without duality").
ADVAY m Hinduism, Sanskrit, Hindi, Indian, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, Malayalam, Bengali, Punjabi, Marathi, Gujarati, Assamese, Nepali
Means "without second, unique" in Sanskrit.
ADWAIT m Indian
There are two siddhantas (schools of thoughts) dwait and adwait. Dwait specifies duality in the universe whereas adwait specifies unity ie all is one there is no difference.
AGNEISH m Indian
Derived from the Hindu God 'Agni' (and through Sanskrit-Latin connections leads to modern day English words such as ignite).... [more]
AHAN m Sanskrit, Malayalam, Hindi, Hinduism, Punjabi, Indian, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, Nepali, Marathi
From Sanskrit अहन् ahan
AHLAD m Sanskrit, Indian, Hindi, Hinduism, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, Malayalam, Marathi, Gujarati, Bengali, Punjabi, Nepali, Sinhalese
Means "joy, delight, refreshing".
AHLADA f Sanskrit, Hindi, Indian, Hinduism, Kannada, Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam, Gujarati, Bengali, Punjabi, Indian ( Sikh), Nepali, Sinhalese, Assamese
MEANING - joy, delight, refreshing, reviving
AHLADINI f Sanskrit, Hinduism, Indian, Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, Malayalam, Gujarati, Bengali, Indian ( Sikh ), Marathi
MEANING - causing joy or delight, delightful, a name of goddess Durga
AHLADITA f Sanskrit, Hindi, Hinduism, Indian, Nepali, Marathi, Gujarati, Bengali, Punjabi, Indian ( Sikh ), Assamese
Means "delighted, rejoiced".
AHNI f Sanskrit, Hinduism, Indian, Tamil, Telugu, Hindi, Kannada, Malayalam, Gujarati, Bengali, Nepali
AHSAN m Urdu, Arabic
From Arabic أَحْسَن (ʾaḥsan)
meaning "best, most beautiful", the elative degree of حَسُنَ (ḥasuna)
"to be good, to be beautiful".
AILA f Sanskrit, Indian, Hinduism, Tamil, Hindi, Telugu, Kannada, Gujarati, Malayalam, Punjabi, Sinhalese, Nepali
Name - Aila ऐला... [more]
AISH m Sanskrit, Hinduism, Indian, Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, Malayalam, Bengali, Punjabi, Nepali, Sinhalese, Gujarati
Means "divine, supreme, regal" in Sanskrit.
AISHIK m Sanskrit, Hindi, Hinduism, Indian, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, Malayalam, Punjabi, Bengali, Nepali, Sinhalese, Marathi, Gujarati, Fijian, Indian ( Sikh )
Means "divine, relating to Shiva
" in Sanskrit.
AISHIKA f Hindi, Sanskrit, Indian, Hinduism, Gujarati, Sikh, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, Malayalam, Bengali, Assamese, Nepali, Indian (Sikh)
Means "relating to Lord Shiva
" in Sanskrit.
AJA m & f Indian
From Sanskrit अज
) or अजा
), respectively the masculine and feminine word for "goat".
AJITA m Indian
Variant of Ajit
. A notable bearer was the founder of Indian materialism, in the 6th C. BCE.
AJNA f Indian, Sanskrit, Hindi
Sanskrit- means wisdom. It is the third-eye chakra is the sixth primary chakra according to Hindu tradition.
AKAM m Tamil
Means "inner life" or "love" in Tamil. It refers to a genre of classical Tamil poetry.
AKASHA f Literature, Indian
Means "ether (quintessence)" in Sanskrit and Hindi. Related to the masculine Akash
meaning "open sky". Used by Anne Rice in her Vampire Chronicles for the mother of all vampires, a pre-Egyptian queen.
AKOP m Sanskrit, Indian, Hindi, Tamil, Hinduism, Malayalam, Telugu, Bengali, Kannada
MEANING : free fron anger, not enraged, calm. Here अ means not + कोप means wrath, anger. It was the name of a minister of king Dasharatha... [more]
AKSHAYA f & m Indian, Tamil, Odia
Derived from Sanskrit अक्षय (akṣaya)
meaning "eternal, imperishable" (literally "not decaying"). As a Tamil name, it is solely feminine, while it is masculine in Odia usage.
ALAKSHMI f Indian (Rare), Hinduism
The name of the older sister of Lakshmi and the Hindu goddess of misfortune. She is sometimes viewed, according to one source, as another avatar of a form of the goddess Kali
. It is derived from a
, a negative participle, and the name Lakshmi
, meaning "one who is not the goddess Lakshmi".
ALAM m Arabic, Urdu
Alam also spelled Aalam is an Urdu name, originated from Arabic. Not to be confused with Alim, Alam means the universe or the whole world. It is used in Pakistan.
ALAR m Sanskrit, Hindi, Indian, Hinduism, Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam, Kannada, Bengali, Gujarati, Assamese, Punjabi, Nepali, Marathi
MEANING - door; a kind of Aloe plant ; Name of preceptor of lord Buddha... [more]
ALAYA f Indian, English
Means "dwelling, abode". From the Buddhist term ālaya-vijñāna
'storehouse consciousness' as developed by the Yogācāra school of Indian Buddhism, referring to the place where a person's karma resides, the eighth level of consciousness that provides the base for the previous seven... [more]
ALKA f Indian, Malayalam
This is a Indian and Malayalam feminine name meaning "long hair". Bearers of this name is Alka Lamba (1975-) who is an Indian politician of the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) and Alka Ajith who is a Indian Malayalam playback singer and is best known for winning season 2 of Airtel Super Singer Junior, a Tamil language music competition reality TV show broadcast on Vijay TV.
ALOK m Indian
Alok means divine light in Sanskrit. It also symbolise pure and immense power.... [more]
AMAN m & f Indian, Punjabi, Hindi
Means "peace, tranquility" in Hindi and Punjabi, ultimately from Arabic أَمْن (ʾamn)
AMBA f Indian
Means "mother" in Sanskrit. In Indian mythology, Amba is an epithet of Parvati
AMBIKA f Hinduism, Indian
Possibly means "dear mother" in Sanskrit. Ambika is a feminine personification of the Hindu goddess Durga
and also another name for Parvati
AMBRANSH m Indian
The history of the name "Ambransh" is none. its is the name that got deprived when two lovely parents of his decided to combine their names, Amber and Ansh, and ambransh was created. It is the only name in the world
AMEYA m Indian
Ameya is a Sanskrit word/name which literally translates to "the one without any dirt". This can mean either "pure" or "innocent". Another commonly interpreted meaning of this name is, "boundless" or "magnanimous"... [more]
AMIRBAI f Indian
An Indian name. A famous bearer of this name is Amirbai Karnataki (1906 - 3 March 1965) was a famous actress/singer and playback singer of the early Hindi cinema and was famous as Kannada Kokila.
AMITHYA f Sanskrit, Nepali, Hinduism, Gujarati, Indian, Bengali, Assamese, Marathi, Hindi
MEANING - not-falsely, truthfully. Here अ means not + मिथ्या means false, lie
AMUDHA f Indian
its linked with amudhasurabinectar
for which the gods and demons strived for
AMUL m Sanskrit, Hindi, Indian, Gujarati, Nepali, Sinhalese, Assamese, Marathi, Punjabi, Malayalam, Kannada, Telugu, Tamil
MEANING: ( rootless, baseless ,without authority, not resting on authority )... [more]
ANANDARAJ m & f Indian, Tamil
The name is a confluence of two basic Sanskrit root words: Ananda = happiness and Rajyaha = Kingdom, thus resulting in: Anandaraj = Kingdom of Happiness
ANASUYA f Indian, Hinduism
Means "without envy" from Sanskrit an
, a negative prefix, combined with asūyā
"envy". In Hindu mythology she was the pious wife of the ancient rishi (sage) Atri.
ANGADA m Indian
Son of Lakshmana (on of the incarnations of Sesha)