Ashwini अश्विनी

  • Suitable for Girl
  • 3 syllables and 7 letters
  • pronounced as azvinI
  • Hindi (Sanskrit) अश्विनी

Ashwini meaning: Quick

Ashwini name meaning

Literal meaning of Ashwini:

Ashwini (Sanskrit अश्विनी) is the ancient Sanskrit girl name which literally means wealthy, a swift move. The name originates from the Sanskrit language but is more often used as a Telugu name.

Intended meaning of Ashwini:

As per mentioned in Rig Veda, Ashwini is the Name of the wife of two Ashwin's (who in later times was considered as their mother). Mention of the Sanskrit name Ashwini is found in Jyotisa (ज्योतिष) and Varaha Brhat Sanhita in which this word refers to the head of Aries or the first of the 28 Nakshatras and the sixth month of the Bengali calendar as well as the Hindu Calendar.. Mention of Ashwini is found in Suryasiddhanta (सूर्यसिद्धान्त) where Ashwini refers to shortened for the sake of.

Popularity of Ashwini

US Popularity Trend for Ashwini

As per USA popularity, Ashwini is a quite popular name in the USA. Ashwini has been popular since 1981 in the USA. Ashwini is a pretty popular name in India. As per social media profile count, Ashwini is used by nearly 7531 people as the name of their children.

In our opinion, Ashwini is the sweet and common name. Ashwini is a very good name from the Sanskrit origin with good meaning attached to it. Name Ashwini also has Sanskrit significance.

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