Sanskrit boy name Devraj (देवराज) literally means divine ruler, indra and king of gods.
The name Devraj (also transliterated as Devraj, Devraaj or Dewraj) is one of the ancient Indian names and is derived from the Sanskrit roots "Dev" and "Raj". "Dev" means "god" and "Raj" means "king". Together, they indicate king of god.
Devraj is referred in Taittiriya Brahmana (तैत्तिरीय ब्राह्मण) in which this word means divine ruler. Mention of Devraj is found in Mahabharata (महाभारत) and Ramayana in which Devraj means king of the gods, Name of Indra, name of King.
Mention of Devraj (देवराज) is found in Varaha Mihira (वराह मिहिर) where this word refers to Rushi. Devraj (देवराज) finds to be mentioned in Buddhist literature where Devraj is used for Buddha.
Name Devraj is quite popular in U.S, it was in 2007 name begun popularising and still it is popular as per we can clearly see in the graph above. As per social media profile counts, Devraj (also alternate spelling Devraja, Dewraaj, Dhevraaj, Dewraj, Devraaj, Dhewraj, Devraajaa, Devraaja, Dhevraj, Dewraja and Devrajaa) are not a popular name in India.
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Dev देव Raj राज
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