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.

 

  • Ishan ईशान IshAna
    Origin: Sanskrit
    Ishan meaning "The Third Eye of Shiva". Ishan has its roots in the word "ish" which means the invisible power that governs the universe. The wielder of this power is "Ishan". It is synonymous with Ishwar which means 'The Lord'. A variant Ishaan Means "lord, master, ruler, northeast direction" in Sanskrit. In Hindu tradition, Ishaan is the guardian of the north-east direction. He is often identified with the deity Shiva. Ishan is also another name of Lord Ganesh known as 'the Great God', because he is Brahman, who is immanent, within and about us, transcending Time and Space, the Ultimate Reality. Ishan means ruler so it is another name of Lord Vishnu too, because he is the Ruler who controls and regulates everything...
  • 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...
  • Nakul नकुल nakula
    Origin: Sanskrit
    Sanskrit Name Nakul (Sanskrit: नकुल) literally means son...
  • Suresh सुरेश su/resh
    Origin: Sanskrit
    Means "Ruler of Gods". Its etymology is a contraction of sur + esh: sur means god, esh means king. So Suresh means king of the gods. Suresh also means the planet Sun. It is commonly used as a synonym for the Hindu God Vishnu. It may also refer to Devendra or Shiva depending on which branch of Hinduism...
  • Sugriva सुग्रीव su/gri/va
    Origin: Sanskrit
    means one with graceful neck.In Hindu mythology, Sugriva (Sanskrit: सुग्रीव)was the younger brother of Vali, whom he succeeded as king of the vanara or monkey kingdom Kishkindha.He was the son of Surya, the Hindu deity of the sun...
  • Abhra अभ्र ab-hra
    Origin: Sanskrit
    Abhra also means water bearing, dust, the sky. In physics Abhra means cloud chamber...
  • Abhijana अभिजन ab-hi/ja/na
    Origin: Sanskrit
    Literally Abhijana means relating to descent or family. Abhijana also mean head or ornament of a family or noble birth...
  • Sahojit सहोजित sahojit
    Origin: Sanskrit
    Name Sahojit means Victorious by Strength in Sanskrit...
  • Satish सतीश sa/tish
    Origin: Sanskrit
    Means "ruler of Sati" from the name of the Hindu goddess Sati(truthful) combined with ईश (isha) "ruler". Satish is a one of the name of Lord Shiva. ..
  • Satish सतीश sa/tish
    Origin: Sanskrit
    Means "ruler of Sati" from the name of the Hindu goddess Sati(truthful) combined with ईश (isha) "ruler". Satish is a one of the name of Lord Shiva. ..
  • Sahojit सहोजित sahojit
    Origin: Sanskrit
    Name Sahojit means Victorious by Strength in Sanskrit...
  • Saurabh सौरभ sau/rabh
    Origin: Sanskrit
    Means "Fragrance, sweet scent" in Sanskrit...
  • Samiksha समीक्षा samIkSA
    Origin: Sanskrit
    Samiksha means Search, Intellect, Lookout, Deep Insight and Glance in Sanskrit...
  • Ivana इवाना 
    Origin: Hebrew
    Ivana is one of the modern names which indians are using it...
  • Sahojit सहोजित sahojit
    Origin: Sanskrit
    Name Sahojit means Victorious by Strength in Sanskrit...

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Poojitha पूजिथा,पूजिता  pUjita

Gender : Girl

Origin: Sanskrit

Poojitha (Sanskrit पूजिथा) is derived from the ancient Sanskrit word pujit which literally means worshiped. Poojit also means respecting or honored......

Savita सविता  savita

Gender : Girl

Origin: Sanskrit

Girl name Savita (सविता) is derived from Sanskrit boy name Savit/Savita (सवित), which literally means the sun, the impeller or begetter......

Poojith ,पूजित  pUjita

Gender : Boy

Origin: Sanskrit, Telugu

Sanskrit name Poojith (पूजित) refers to recommended, acknowledged, honoured or adored......

Diva दिवा  divA

Gender : Girl

Origin: Sanskrit

Diva (Sanskrit दिवा) is ancient name of Sanskrit origin which literally means daytime or during the day......

Anindit अनिन्दित  anindita

Gender : Boy

Origin: Sanskrit

Ancient word of Sanskrit origin Anindit (Sanskrit अनिन्दित) literally means virtuous or faultless. Anindit also refers to irreproachable......

Aniti अनीति  anIti

Gender : Girl

Origin: Sanskrit

Ancient Sanskrit word Aniti (Sanskrit अनीति) literally means immorality or injustice. Aniti also refers to wrong policy......

Vishweshwar ,विश्वेश्वर  vizvezvara

Gender : Boy

Origin: Sanskrit

Ancient Sanskrit Name Vishweshwar (विश्वेश्वर) literally means Lord of the universe......

Tilak तिलक  tilaka

Gender : Boy

Origin: Sanskrit

Tilak (Sanskrit: तिलक) is a Sanskrit name which refers to an ornamental mark on the forehead......

Abinaya अबिनया  abinayA

Gender : Girl

Origin: Sanskrit

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Alankrita ,अलंक्रिता  alaGkRtA

Gender : Girl

Origin: Sanskrit

Sanskrit name Alankrita literally means decorated or ornamented......

Vijesh ,विजेश  vijeza

Gender : Boy

Origin: Sanskrit

Vijesh is derived from Sanskrit name Vijayesh (विजयेश), which means 'lord of victory'......

Urmi ऊर्मि  Urmi

Gender : Girl

Origin: Sanskrit

Urmi is a Sanskrit name which refers to wave or velocity. Urmi also refers to desire, row, speed, becoming manifest or light......

Nili ,निली  nilI

Gender : Girl

Origin: Sanskrit

Nili is an ancient Sanskrit word which literally means color Indigo. As per Sanskrit Nili is an indigo plant or Hornwort plant dye......

Kuntal कुन्तल  kuntala

Gender : Boy / Girl

Origin: Sanskrit

Kuntal (Sanskrit कुन्तल) is ancient name of Sanskrit origin which means barley or plough. Kuntal also refers to drinking cup, hair of the head or king of perfume......

Rajasekhar ,राजशेखर  rAjazekhara

Gender : Boy

Origin: Sanskrit

Rajasekhar is an ancient word of Sanskrit origin which literally means crown of a king......

Sarangi ,सारंगी  sAraGgI

Gender : Girl

Origin: Sanskrit

Girl child name Sarangi is name of a musical instrument which is sort of violin. Sarangi is also a particular musical notation......

Ajesh अजेश  ajeza

Gender : Boy

Origin: Sanskrit, Telugu

Boy name Ajesh means not gaining in Sanskrit......

Moh मोह  moha

Gender : Boy

Origin: Sanskrit

Moh (Sanskrit: मोह) literally means amazement or magic employed to bewilder......

Murti मूर्ति  mUrti

Gender : Boy

Origin: Sanskrit

Ancient Sanskrit name Murti (मूर्ति) literally means idol, shape, body or form. Murti also refers to statute, image or embodiment......

Paristi ,परीष्टि  parISTi

Gender : Girl

Origin: Sanskrit

Sanskrit name Paristi (परीष्टि) literally means inquiry or investigation. Paristi also refers to service research or attendance......

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