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 Indian 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 Baby 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 Baby 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.

 

  • Sunita सुनीता su/ni/ta
    Origin: Sanskrit
    Means "well conducted, polite", derived from the Sanskrit prefix सु (su) "good" combined with नीत (nita) "conducted"...
  • Kulin कुलीन kUlin
    Origin: Sanskrit
    According to mythology, the boy Kulin (originally Sanskrit) means furnished with banks or shores, belonging to a noble family and well born...
  • Ayan अयन / अयान a_y_an
    Origin: Sanskrit
    Sanskrit name Ayan( अयन ) meaning representing Solstice. Ayan( अयन ) is name of Lord Ganesh - Lord Ganesha, as Time suspended, represents the two solstices — the northern and the souther. Also Sanskrit meaning of word Ayan(अयान)is halting, stopping, natural disposition or temperament. ..
  • Vijay विजय vi/ja_y
    Origin: Sanskrit
    Derived from Sanskrit word Vijaya means 'Victorious, conquest'. The word Vijay is similar in meaning to Jai, though there is a difference. Vijay indicates being victorious while trying to conquer, Jai indicates victorious while trying to defend...
  • Aarna आरना a_ar-na
    Origin: Sanskrit
    Means "wave, ocean" in Sanskrit. Aarna is also name of Goddess Lakshmi, the daughter of the king of the milky ocean...
  • Kimaya किमया 
    Origin: Marathi
    Kimaya, the word is used in Marathi in the sense of magic or sleight of hand, Kimaya is the art of transmuting the inferior metals into gold, alchemy. It can be used as any highly productive business, animal, machine or a golden goose. ..
  • Shruta श्रुता shrutA
    Origin: Sanskrit
    Shruta means Glorious, Known and Celebrated in Sanskrit. Daughter of Dharma and Medha was Shruta, she was well sacred knowledge personified girl as mention in Puranas...
  • Tejas तेजस te/jas
    Origin: Sanskrit
    Tejas means 'brilliance', 'brightness', 'radiance' or 'spiritual, moral or magical power or influence' in Sanskrit. Word Tejas comes from the root Tej (तेज) which means 'to sharpen' or to be sharp. Tejas, is also used as Sanskrit synonym for fire; light; brightness; lord of speed. Feminine variations of Tejas : Tejashree or Tejashri, Tejaswini or Tejashwini..
  • Tejas तेजस te/jas
    Origin: Sanskrit
    Tejas means 'brilliance', 'brightness', 'radiance' or 'spiritual, moral or magical power or influence' in Sanskrit. Word Tejas comes from the root Tej (तेज) which means 'to sharpen' or to be sharp. Tejas, is also used as Sanskrit synonym for fire; light; brightness; lord of speed. Feminine variations of Tejas : Tejashree or Tejashri, Tejaswini or Tejashwini..
  • Nini निनी 
    Origin: Sanskrit
    Sanskrit name Nini means offer as a sacrifice, lead to or accomplish...
  • Manasa ,मनसा manasA
    Origin: Sanskrit
    Manasa (मनसा) is ancient name of Sanskrit origin which refers to mental power or spiritual mind. Manasa is also a name of Goddess Parvati...
  • Subrahmanya सुब्रह्मण्य subrahmaNya
    Origin: Sanskrit
    Sanskrit Name Subrahmanya (Sanskrit सुब्रह्मण्य) literally refers to a person who is dear to Brahmans. Subrahmanya is another name of God Kartikkeya...
  • Tunga ,तुंग tuGga
    Origin: Sanskrit
    Tunga is ancient word of Sanskrit origin which literally means strong, tall, elevated or chief...
  • Jyoti ज्योति jy_o/ti
    Origin: Sanskrit
    Derived from Sanskrit (jotis)meaning "light, brightness, life, fire "...
  • Reya रेया re-ya
    Origin: Sanskrit
    Derived from Sanskrit name Riya means Singer, graceful...

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Astika ,आस्तिका  Astika

Gender : Girl

Origin: Sanskrit

Ancient Sanskrit word Astika (आस्तिक) literally means faithful, believing or having faith in God......

Nishi निशि  nizi

Gender : Girl

Origin: Sanskrit

Nishi (Sanskrit निशि) is ancient Sanskrit word which literally means invigorating or exciting. Nishi also refers to strengthening......

Akriti आकृति  AkRti

Gender : Girl

Origin: Sanskrit

Name Akriti (Sanskrit: आकृति) literally means shape or figure in Sanskrit......

Nabhi नाभि  nAbhi

Gender : Boy / Girl

Origin: Sanskrit

Sanskrit name Nabhi (Sanskrit नाभि) literally means origin or center. Nabhi also refers to the point of junction or nave of a wheel......

Vikesh विकेश  vikeza

Gender : Boy

Origin: Sanskrit

Ancient Sanskrit word Vikesh (Sanskrit विकेश) refers to someone without hairs. Vikesh also refers to a comet......

Viral विरल  virala

Gender : Boy

Origin: Sanskrit

Sanskrit word Viral (Sanskrit विरल) literally means rare, scarcely found and infrequent......

Saumitra सौमित्र  saumitra

Gender : Boy

Origin: Sanskrit

Sanskrit word Saumitra (सौमित्र) literally means good friend. Saumitra is also a name of Lakshman, brother of Lord Rama......

Jagan जगन  jagan

Gender : Boy

Origin: Sanskrit

The boy name Jagan is derived from Sanskrit. It means "world or universe"......

Chanakya चाणक्य  cANakya

Gender : Boy

Origin: Sanskrit, Telugu

Sanskrit name Chanakya (Sanskrit चाणक्य) is the name of an economist of Mauryan Kingdom......

Kirtimalini ,कीर्तिमालिनी  kIrtimAlinI

Gender : Girl

Origin: Sanskrit

Ancient Sanskrit word Kirtimalini (Sanskrit कीर्तिमालिनी) literally means garlanded with fame......

Bhalchandra ,भालचन्द्र  bhAlacandra

Gender : Boy

Origin: Sanskrit

Bhalchandra is the ancient Sanskrit boy name which literally means having the moon on forehead......

Ribhu रिभु,ऋभु  Rbhu

Gender : Boy

Origin: Sanskrit

Sanskrit name Ribhu (ऋभु) literally means prudent, clever or skillful. Ribhu also refers to inventive or an artist......

Jatin जतिन  jaTin

Gender : Boy

Origin: Sanskrit

Jatin (Sanskrit जतिन) is ancient Sanskrit word which refers to someone with a matted lock. Jatin also refers to ascetic or disciplined. Jatin is also a name of Lord Shiva......

Malya माल्य  mAlya

Gender : Boy

Origin: Sanskrit

Sanskrit boy name Malya (माल्य) literally means garland and worthy to be garlanded......

Paulomi पौलोमि  paulomI

Gender : Girl

Origin: Sanskrit

Sanskrit word Paulomi (Sanskrit पौलोमी) is described as 'The Endless Beauty'......

Tarang ,तरंग  taraGga

Gender : Boy / Girl

Origin: Sanskrit

The unisex name Tarang (तरंग) is derived from Sanskrit. It means "billow, wave and tide.".....

Padmamukhi ,पद्ममुखी  padmamukhI

Gender : Girl

Origin: Sanskrit

The girl name Padmamukhi (पद्ममुखी) is derived from Sanskrit. It means " the lotus-faced.".....

Sanu सानु  sAnu

Gender : Boy

Origin: Sanskrit

Sanskrit word Sanu (Sanskrit सानु) literally means surface or top of a mountain. Sanu also refers to ridge and table land......

Gupt ,गुप्त  gupta

Gender : Boy

Origin: Sanskrit

Sanskrit word Gupt (गुप्त) literally means preserved, guarded or hidden. Gupt also refers to concealed or secret......

Harishchandra हरिश्चन्द्र  harizcandra

Gender : Boy

Origin: Sanskrit

Harishchandra (Sanskrit हरिश्चन्द्र) is a Sanskrit name which depicts having golden splendor......

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