Balwant बलवंत

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  • Unique name
  • Easy to pronounce
  • 4 syllables and 7 letters
  • pronounced as balavat
  • Hindi (Sanskrit) बलवंत

Balwant meaning: Intense

Balwant name meaning

Literal meaning of Balwant:

Balwant (Sanskrit बलवंत) is ancient word of Sanskrit origin which literally refers to mighty, powerful, strong and intense.

Intended meaning of Balwant:

Mention of Balwant is found in Vajsaneyiya-Sanhita (वाजसनेयि-संहिता) in which Balwant denotes possessing power, mighty, strong and powerful. Reference of this name is also found in Mahabharata (महाभारत) and Mricchkatika (मृच्छकटिका) where Balwant is used for words like vehement and dense.
Balwant is also found to be referred in the Epic Vajsaneyiya-Sanhita-Praatishakhya (वाजसनेयि-संहिता-प्रातिशाख्य) in which this word means preponderating and prevailing. This word is also mentioned in Shatpath-Brahman (शतपथ-ब्राह्मण) and Varah-Mihir (वराह-मिहिर) with meanings like much, well and accompanied by an army. Balwant finds reference in Varaha Mihira in which Balwant is the name of the 8th muhurth (मुहूर्त).

Popularity of Balwant

Balwant is a popular name in India. Balwant is used by more than 350 people in India as the name of their children. Balwant is not adopted by any person in the USA as the name of their children.

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More about Balwant

  • Balwant Singh was the ruler of the princely state of Bharatpur in India from 1825 till his death
  • Balwant Singh Sagwal was an Indian volleyball player, considered a star of the India men's national volleyball team.
  • Balwant Singh is an Indian professional footballer who plays as a Striker for Chennaiyin FC in the Indian Super League.
  • Balwant Singh Ramoowalia is an Indian politician.
  • Balwant Gargi was a renowned Punjabi language dramatist, theatre director, novelist, and short story writer, and academic.
  • Balwant Singh Nandgarh is a Sikh politician and former Jathedar of Takht Sri Damdama Sahib, one of five seats of temporal authority of Sikhism.

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