Indian baby Names

Welcome to Pitarau.com, here you can find Indian baby names, name meaning, Sanskrit script, syllables, origins, similar names, cultural context, popularity chart etc. Browse through popular and unique names, by rashi, by nakshatra or by other popular naming ideas. Best of luck finding the perfect baby name!

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10 Sanskrit Name Starting With V

Letter V is willing to Share few things!

Sanskrit Names Starting With V

Hi I am letter (V), I felt I can be useful for your baby name! I am most of the times used for Victory, all generation I have come across, they use first to fingers to show (V) which usually means Victory. Continue Reading ...

Unique Baby Names

Most Indian parents today wish to give their child a unique name, a name which is very different. A child with an uncommon name feels good that he/she has a unique name. Browse our unique and unusual Hindu name collection.

Short & Sweet Names

Short & sweet names like Om, Abhi, Neha, Manu are becoming popular choice. These cute Indian baby names are simple and easy to remember. Avoid complicated or longer names.

Easy to Pronounce Names

Name should be easy to pronounce and sound pleasant. Pronunciation for some Indian name can be extremely difficult. Consider people who will most likely have to pronounce. Making it easy to pronounce will reduce apprehension of not saying right way.

 

Meaning of Daksh - Skilled name for your Artful Baby

Name is like our Life Partner!!! Don’t you think so?

Baby Boy Name Daksh meaning the skillful. Daksha is 2 syllable Sanskrit name.

I was looking for names with nice meaning and I found this lovely name Daksh meaning skillful. Sanskrit name Daksh (दक्ष) is only 2 syllable and 5 letters name with excellent meaning.

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Modern Indian Names

The blend of traditional, religious and modern names is becoming a favorite choice of Indian parents. However the religious connections and connotations remain as strong as ever. So we have done a collection of such modern Indian boy and girl names which are suitable for Indian culture.

Birth Star or Nakshatra

In India, babies are generally named on Nakshatra and Charan. There are total 27 Nakshatra (constellations) and each Nakshatra contains 4 padas or charanas. You can find starting alphabet for name based on nakshatra and charans.

Baby Names By Rashi

In certain section of India, especially north India, the name is selected based on the Rashi (Moon Sign). There are 12 Rashis.

 

  • Upendra उपेन्द्र u/pen-dra
    Origin: Sanskrit
    "Upendra" referring to Vishnu as being the brother of Indra. Lord Vishnu is called Upendra because he appeared in the family of Aditi (Indra's mother) in one of His incarnations, Vamana. His distinguishing characteristic in the Vedas is his association with Light...
  • Nikhil निखिल, निखील nik-hil
    Origin: Sanskrit
    Nikhil is a Hindi and Sanskrit word that means "complete" or "universal". Sanskrit fragmentation of the word yields: Ni (without), Kh (sky or boundary), L (agreed or liked). The word also has connotations with the colour blue, possibly because of the word "sky" being one of its roots. "Nikhil" is also one of the 108 names of God Shiva. ..
  • Sandeep संदीप san-deep
    Origin: Sanskrit
    Sandeep means something that shines or glows. It is derived from a verb in Sanskrit meaning sam + deep which means 'to shine'. sandeep " means light or flame...
  • Mahir माहिर 
    Origin: Arabic
    Mahir is an Arabic and Turkish name meaning "skilled" or "expert". In Sanskrit word Mahir means the sun. It is another name for Indra and the sun...
  • Kavyaa काव्या kAvyA
    Origin: Sanskrit
    Modern name Kavyaa derived from Sanskrit classical name Kavya, which means a sonnet or poem. Sanskrit Kavya also means intelligence, wise, happiness and it is a Sanskrit literary composition. ..
  • Khadyotana खद्योतन khadyotana
    Origin: Sanskrit
    Sanskrit name Khadyotana ( kha 'sky, space' + dyotana 'illuminator') means the sky-illuminator. The sky-illuminator so Khadyotana is a name of Surya...
  • Khadyotana खद्योतन khadyotana
    Origin: Sanskrit
    Sanskrit name Khadyotana ( kha 'sky, space' + dyotana 'illuminator') means the sky-illuminator. The sky-illuminator so Khadyotana is a name of Surya...
  • Balaji बालाजी ba/la/ji
    Origin: Sanskrit
    Derived from Sanskrit word 'Bala' means "infant, baby, youthful". Balaji is a form of the Hindu god Vishnu. Balaji is the another name of Lord Venkateswara who is treated as the god of Kaliyugh (current age). He is also worshipped with the name Tirupati Thimmappa all over Karnataka by tradi...
  • Samar समर 
    Origin: Sanskrit, Arabic, Hebrew
    Derived from Sanskrit word samara, means 'battle, struggle or conflict'. According to Purana Samar was a king of Kampilya. According to Bhagavata Samar was a son of King Prthusena of the Bharata dynasty . Samar is an Arabic name meaning "evening conversations", or "night talk". Samar is a male/female name in Islamic culture and also means "fruit" or "reward". ..
  • Vedhas वेधस vedhas
    Origin: Sanskrit
    Vedhas derived from Sanskrit वेधस्, which means brave, wise or learned man, wealth in Sanskrit. Vedhas also means worshipper of the gods. Vedhas was the name of Harishchandra's father...
  • Manorama मनोरमा ma/no/ra/ma
    Origin: Sanskrit
    Manorama means beautiful woman. According to Hindu Mythology, Manorama was daughter of Mount Meru, and wife of Mount Himavut. Manorama is another name of Menaka, the most beautiful of the heavenly Apsaras. In sanskrit epic Mahabharata, Manorama was name of a daughter of king Virsen of Kaling. She was the wife of Dhrusandhi, king of Kosal and mother of Sudarshan...
  • Agastya अगस्त्य a/ga/sty_a
    Origin: Sanskrit
    Derived from sanskrit word Agasti and Agathiyar, A-ga means a mountain, Asti, thrower. Agastya is the greatest of the Seven Sages or Saptarshis. Agastya is also a name of Shiva. Agastya is also the Indian astronomical name of the star of Canopus, is said to be the 'cleanser of waters', since its rising coincides with the calming of the waters of the Indian Ocean. ..
  • Navya नव्या / नव्य 
    Origin: Sanskrit
    Navya means to be praised, laudable or navigable in Sanskrit...
  • Nalini नलिनी na/li/ni
    Origin: Sanskrit
    Means 'lotus-plant or lovely' in Sanskrit...
  • Kash कश kash
    Origin: Sanskrit
    In Sanskrit Kash means to shine, brilliant, to see clearly, visible, appearance...

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Manomay मनोमय  manomaya

Gender : Boy

Origin: Sanskrit

Meaning of Manomay (Devanagari मनोमय) is Spiritual, Consisting of spirit or mind in Sanskrit. Manomay also means Self willed. Manomay is another name of Lord Ganesha. Lord Ganesha is called ........

Shalvi शाल्वी  shalvI

Gender : Girl

Origin: Hebrew

Girl name Shalvi (Devanagari शाल्वी) derived from Hebrew name Shalviya (शाल्विया). Shalviya means "Peace of God" in Hebrew. Shalvi is river from western Himalayas. The Shalvi River is a tributary ........

Vibhavari विभावरी  vibhAvarI

Gender : Girl

Origin: Sanskrit

Vibhavari is a sanskrit word which means Bright, Brilliant, and Deceitful woman. According to Mahabharata the daughter of Brahma was named Vibhavari. Vibhavari (Devanagari विभावरी) is the Goddess Lakshmi Who ........

Vedagarbha वेदगर्भा  vedagarbha

Gender : Girl

Origin: Sanskrit

Vedagarbha (Devanagari वेदगर्भा) means the one who has full knowledge of Veda. According to Puranas Vedagarbha is another name of Durga, Lakshmi and Saraswati. Vedagarbha is the Goddess, known as ........

Vagmi वाग्मी  vAgmi

Gender : Boy / Girl

Origin: Sanskrit

Meaning of Vagmi (Devanagari वाग्मी) is Wordy, Eloquent, talkative and Speaking. Girl name Vagmi is Derived from Sanskrit word Vagmin (Devanagari वाग्मिन् ). Vagmi is also the Goddess Who Controls ........

Poshuk पोषुक  poSuka

Gender : Boy

Origin: Sanskrit

Meaning of Poshuk (Devanagari पोषुक) is Growing or Prospering. Boy name Poshuk is derived from Sanskrit word poSuka (पोषुक). Poshuk is very unique and rarely used name......

Poshya पोष्य  poSya

Gender : Boy

Origin: Sanskrit

Meaning of Poshya (Devanagari पोष्य) is causing wealth or prosperity. Boy name Poshya is derived from Sanskrit word poSya. Poshya is very unique name......

Pota पोत  pota

Gender : Boy

Origin: Sanskrit

In Sanskrit young person is known as Pota (Devanagari पोत). Meaning of Pata is young person or garment......

Shrutimrgya श्रुतिमृग्य  shrutimRgya

Gender : Boy / Girl

Origin: Sanskrit

Meaning of Shrutimrgya is "to be sought by hearing or by the veda". Shrutimrgya is combination of Sanskrit word Shruti means hearing and mRgyati (mrgya) means seek for......

Poshit पोषित  poSita

Gender : Boy

Origin: Sanskrit

Nourished, Cherished, Loved and Supported are few meanings of name Poshit ( Devanagari पोषित ) in Sanskrit......

Poshita पोषिता  poSita

Gender : Girl

Origin: Sanskrit

Poshita is feminine form of Poshit, Nourished, Cherished, Loved and Supported are few meanings of name Poshit ( Devanagari पोषित ) in Sanskrit......

Manogya मनोज्ञा / मनोज्ञ  manojJA / manojJa

Gender : Boy / Girl

Origin: Sanskrit

Manogya means Charming, Beautiful, Pleasing, Lovely and Princess in Sanskrit. Manogya मनोज्ञा is feminine name of boy name Manogya मनोज्ञ......

Susham सुषम  suSama

Gender : Boy

Origin: Sanskrit

Susham सुषम means Very Beautiful or extremely handsome or Splendour in Sanskrit. Sushama सुषमा is feminine form of boy name Susham सुषम......

Sushama सुषमा  suSamA

Gender : Girl

Origin: Sanskrit

Sushama सुषमा means Very Beautiful or Exquisite Beauty or Splendour in Sanskrit. Sushama सुषमा is feminine form of boy name Susham सुषम......

Sulochana सुलोचना  sulocanA

Gender : Girl

Origin: Sanskrit

Sulochana सुलोचना feminine form of Sanskrit name Sulochan means Fine-Eyed, Fair-Eyed or having beautiful eyes. According to Purana Sulochana was the wife of King Madhava and Sulochana was an apsara. ........

Sulochan सुलोचन  sulocana

Gender : Boy

Origin: Sanskrit

Sulochan means Fine-Eyed, Fair-Eyed or having beautiful eyes in Sanskrit. According to Vishnu Sahasranamam, Sulochan is 794th name of Lord Vishnu known as Of Charming Eyes. Because Lord Vishnu has ........

Suvas सुवास  suvAsa

Gender : Boy

Origin: Sanskrit

In Sanskrit Beautiful Dwelling or Perfume is known as Suvas. Suvas is the other name of Lord Shiva as he the Resident Of Kailasa and he possesses a fine dwelling ........

Sukarna सुकर्ण  sukarNa

Gender : Boy

Origin: Sanskrit

Sukarna means having Beautiful Ears or with Beautiful Ears in Sanskrit......

Sudyut सुद्युत  sudyut

Gender : Boy

Origin: Sanskrit

Name Sudyut originated from Sanskrit word sadyut सुद्युत means Shining beautifully......

Sumadhur सुमधुर  sumadhura

Gender : Boy / Girl

Origin: Sanskrit

Sumadhur means Singing Beautifully, Singing Very Sweetly or very soothing speech in Sanskrit.....

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