Arun अरुण

  • Suitable for Boy
  • Easy to pronounce
  • 3 syllables and 4 letters
  • pronounced as aruNa
  • Hindi (Sanskrit) अरुण

Arun meaning: Dawn

Arun name meaning

Literal meaning of Arun:

Sanskrit name Arun means red glow of the rising sun. Arun also refers to the dawn or life giving power.

Intended meaning of Arun:

Ancient Sanskrit word Arun is found to be referred in Riga Veda (ऋग्-वेद) and Unadi-Sutra (उणादि-सूत्र) where Arun means the reddish-brown, tawny, red, ruddy or the color of morning. Arun also founds reference in writings of lexicographers like Hemchandra and Amar Singh in which Arun depicts perplexed and dumb.
Mention of Arun is found also in Bhagvat Puran (भागवत-पुराण) where Arun refers to the red color. Mention of Arun is also found in Jatakmala (जातकमाला) in which Arun denotes mixed with, full off or coarse. Arun is also mentioned in Manu-Smiriti (मनु-स्मृति) where Arun signifies the dawn.
Arun founds mention also in Arthav Veda (अथर्व-वेद) as a kind of leprosy and Sushrut (सुश्रुत) as a small poisonous animal.

Popularity of Arun

US Popularity Trend for Arun

According to the graph shown above Arun is a very famous name in the USA. Arun is in trend since 1966. This name is used by nearly 750 people of the USA as the name of their children. This is a highly famous name in India as it is used by more than 22000 people in India as the name of their babies.

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More about Arun

  • Second Lieutenant Arun Khetarpal, PVC, was an officer of the Indian Army and a posthumous recipient of the Param Vir Chakra, India's highest military decoration for valour in face of the enemy.
  • Arun Shankarrao Sarnaik was an actor and singer from Kolhapur, Maharashtra, India.
  • Arun Mitra was a Bengali poet.
  • Arun Singh was the Indian Ambassador to the United States from 2015 to 2016.
  • Arun Budhathoki, is a Nepali poet, fiction writer and a journalist from Kathmandu, Nepal.
  • Arun Manilal Gandhi is an Indian-American socio-political activist.
  • Arun Krushnaji Kamble was a Marathi writer and Dalit activist.
  • The Arun is a river in the English county of West Sussex.
  • Arun Singh is an Indian politician.
  • Arun Vijay is an Indian actor, playback singer and stunt coordinator.

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