Devraj देवराज

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  • 4 syllables and 6 letters
  • pronounced as devarAja
  • Hindi (Sanskrit) देवराज

Devraj meaning: King among gods

Devraj name meaning

Literal meaning of Devraj:

Sanskrit boy name Devraj (देवराज) literally means divine ruler, indra and king of gods.

Intended meaning of Devraj:

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.

Popularity of Devraj

US Popularity Trend for Devraj

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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More about Devraj

  • Devaraj is an Indian actor and theatre actor who works in South Indian film industries.
  • D. Devaraj Urs was an Indian politician who served two terms as the 8th Chief Minister of Karnataka (1972–77, 1978–80), a state in southern India.
  • Devraj Patnaik is a Canadian-born music composer, musician, percussionist, and dance choreographer, teacher, and performer.
  • R. V. Devraj is an Indian politician who served as chairman of the Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC)[1] from 2000 to October 2007.
  • Devraj Sanyal is the Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer of Universal Music Group & EMI Music, South Asia.
  • Devraj Devendraraj Govindraj was a fast bowler who played first-class cricket in India from 1964-65 to 1974-75.

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Dev देव Raj राज

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