Bhasker भास्कर

  • Suitable for Boy
  • Unique name
  • Easy to pronounce
  • 3 syllables and 7 letters
  • pronounced as bhAskara
  • Hindi (Sanskrit) भास्कर

Bhasker meaning: Shining

Bhasker name meaning

Literal meaning of Bhasker:

Ancient Sanskrit word Bhasker (भास्कर) means bright, glittering or shining. Bhasker also refers to sun or fire.

Intended meaning of Bhasker:

Mention of Bhasker is found in Epics lie Mahabharata (महाभारत) and in the writings of Panini (पाणिनि) in which this word refers to making light, shining, glittering and bright. Bhasker is also found in Taittiriya-Aranyak (तैत्तिरीय-आरण्यक) where Bhasker is another name for the sun. As per Epics Mahabharata, Bhasker is another name of Lord Shiva too.
Lexicographers like Hemchandra and Halayudh have also used Bhasker in their literature with meanings like fire, gold and a hero. Reference of this word is also found in Mricchkatika (मृच्छकटिका) in which Bhasker refers a kind of breach.

Popularity of Bhasker

Bhasker is not a popular name in the USA. Bhasker is a famous name in India. Here Bhasker is used by more than 650 people as the name of their babies. And alternate spelling Bhaskar is more popular than Bhasker.

In our opinion Bhasker is derived from Bhasker to make it unique, but Bhasker is not unique anymore. Also, Bhasker is a short, sweet and stylish name. Bhasker has a nice meaning attached to it. Bhasker also has mythological significance attached to it.

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  • Bhasker Patel is a British actor.He appeared in more than a hundred films since 1981.

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