Aakash आकाश

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  • Easy to pronounce
  • 3 syllables and 6 letters
  • pronounced as AkAza
  • Hindi (Sanskrit) आकाश

Aakash meaning: Sky

Aakash name meaning

Literal meaning of Aakash:

Ancient Sanskrit name Aakash (आकाश) literally means sky. Aakash also refers to open mindedness, aerospace, atmosphere and heaven.

Intended meaning of Aakash:

Mention of Aakash is found in Manu-Smiriti (मनु-स्मृति) and Naighuntuk (नैघण्टुक) in which Aakash denotes sky and atmosphere.
Aakash also founds mention in various Epics like Aitreya-Brahman (ऐतरेय-ब्राह्मण), Shatpath-Brahman (शतपथ-ब्राह्मण) and Mahabharata (महाभारत) where Aakash refers to free space, vacuity and open space.
Reference of this name is also found in Vedantsaar (वेदान्तसार) where Aakash signifies a subtle and ethereal fluid which is supposed to fill and pervade the universe.
Lexicographers like Hemchandra and Halayudh have also mentioned Aakash in their writings as another name of Lord Brahma.

Popularity of Aakash

US Popularity Trend for Aakash

Aakash is a very popular name in the USA. Aakash is in trend since 1979 and 1991 Aakash was adopted by more than 125 people in the USA. Popularity of Aakash rose from the year 1992 and till the year 2013 Aakash was adopted by 25 to 45 people per year as the name of their babies in the USA. Aakash is also a very popular name in India. Here Aakash is adopted by more than 2800 people as the name of their children.

Aakash is a beautiful name and it has a great sort of mythological significance attached to it.

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More about Aakash

  • Aakash Chopra is an Indian cricketer, who played for the Indian cricket team from late 2003 until late 2004 as a defensive opening batsman and close catcher in Test matches.
  • Aakash Gandhi is an American composer, pianist, songwriter, and entrepreneur who is currently based in Mumbai, India.
  • Akash, is an Indian actor, who mainly acts in Tamil and Telugu films.
  • Aakash a.k.a. Ubislate 7+, is an Android-based tablet computer promoted by the Government of India.

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