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.

 

  • Justi जुष्टि 
    Origin: Sanskrit
    Sanskrit word जुष्टि ( juSTi ) means 'love, satisfaction or favour'. So Justi will be unique and sweet girl name...
  • Sushmita सुष्मिता sus-hmi/ta
    Origin: Sanskrit
    Means "woman having lovely smile"...
  • Bhavya भव्या bhavyA
    Origin: Sanskrit
    Bhavya in Sanskrit literally means grand. Bhavya also means auspiciousness, gracious, excellent, pleasant and fortunate. Bhavya (भव्या) is another name of Goddess Parvati and Goddess Durga...
  • Pratyay प्रत्यय pratyaya
    Origin: Sanskrit
    Pratyay literally means conviction, proof in Sanskrit. Pratyay also means fame, trust, intelligence, oath in Sanskrit. According to Vishnu Purana Pratyay is 93rd name of Lord Vishnu, known as 'Consciousness - He is pure Consciousness.' Also Pratyay is another name of Lord Shiva, known as ' Firm Conviction - He is the Experience and Firm Conviction that guide a being to realise the self.'..
  • Pratyay प्रत्यय pratyaya
    Origin: Sanskrit
    Pratyay literally means conviction, proof in Sanskrit. Pratyay also means fame, trust, intelligence, oath in Sanskrit. According to Vishnu Purana Pratyay is 93rd name of Lord Vishnu, known as 'Consciousness - He is pure Consciousness.' Also Pratyay is another name of Lord Shiva, known as ' Firm Conviction - He is the Experience and Firm Conviction that guide a being to realise the self.'..
  • Svojas स्वोजस svojas
    Origin: Sanskrit
    Sanskrit Svojas ( स्वोजस ) means very strong or powerful. Svojas or Swojas is an another name of Lord Ganesha known as 'Radiant', because the radiant Lord Ganesha shines like the brilliance of a million sons...
  • Prithu पृथु pRthu
    Origin: Sanskrit
    According to Hindu mythology, Prithu (Sanskrit: पृथु, Pṛthu, lit. "large, great, important, abundant") And also Prithu means clever, large, important, wide in Sanskrit. It is another name of Lord Vishnu and shiva...
  • Prithu पृथु pRthu
    Origin: Sanskrit
    According to Hindu mythology, Prithu (Sanskrit: पृथु, Pṛthu, lit. "large, great, important, abundant") And also Prithu means clever, large, important, wide in Sanskrit. It is another name of Lord Vishnu and shiva...
  • Arushi आरुशी a/ru/shi
    Origin: Sanskrit
    Sanskrit word Arushi means red, dawn. In the Rig Veda the red horses or mares of the sun of fire, the rising sun. ..
  • Nandini नन्‍दिनी nan-di/ni
    Origin: Sanskrit
    In Sanskrit, it means daughter. The root, nand, refers to delight, pleasure, enjoyment. In Hindu mythology, Nandini ("the enjoying") is the name of a wish-granting cow, the child of Kamadhenu and rishi Vasistha. Nandini .... daughter, one who brings joy. Nandini is a another name of Goddess Durga. Nandini was the Goddess Who was the Daughter of Nandagopa..
  • Ananya अनन्या a/na/ny_a
    Origin: Sanskrit
    Ananya derived from Sanskrit word ananya अनन्य means 'not separate, one-of-a-kind, unique or matchless'. In Yoga, Ananya means having no other object; undistracted; devoted to only one worshipable Lord and no one else...
  • Aadya आदया/आद्य a_a/dy_a
    Origin: Sanskrit
    "Adya" means original power from which all five senses, and all five elements originated. Derived from Sanskrit word is a name of Goddess Durga. Adya-Shakti or Kali is the power from which the entire universe has emanated; she is the mother of the entire universe...
  • Anisha अनीशा a/ni/sha
    Origin: Sanskrit
    Anisha signifies continuum and uninterrupted perpetual process that never stops, one which has an everlasting flame for eternity. Anisha is also one of the names of Goddess Laxmi, in Indian culture and mythology. Anisha is also an anagram of Ahinsa (i.e. non-violence). It may also mean "light" and "brightness" as in the opposite of night (i.e. "nisha" that signifies darkness)...
  • Basu बसु  ba/su
    Origin: Sanskrit
    In Sanskrit Basu literally means prosperous or wealthy. Basu is also a common Indian surname specifically for Bengali Hindu...
  • Prasad प्रसाद pra/sad
    Origin: Sanskrit
    Means "grace, brightness, clearness" in Sanskrit. Prasada is a material substance that is first offered to a deity and then consumed. Literally, it is a gracious gift...

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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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