Sanskrit name Dhruv refers to the polar star. Dhruv also means steady, immovable and constant.
Dhruv is found to be referred in Riga Veda (ऋग्-वेद), Panini (पाणिनि) and Chandogya-Upnishad (छान्दोग्य-उपनिषद्) where Dhruv shows fixed, firm, immovable, unchangeable, constant, lasting, permanent and eternal.
Reference of Dhruv is also found in Arthav Veda (अथर्व-वेद) as earth, mountain, pillar, vow, inseparable member of body, a cow and a strong or retentive memory.
Dhruv is also mentioned in Manu-Smiriti (मनु-स्मृति), Mahabharata (महाभारत) and Kavya literature with meanings like settled, certain and sure.
This name also founds reference in Grihaya-Sutra (गृह्य-सूत्र) and Mahabharata (महाभारत) where Dhruv means the Polar star.
Mention of Dhruv is found also in Surya-Siddhanth (सूर्यसिद्धान्त) where Dhruva signifies celestial pole.
Writers like Hemchandra and Halayudh have also used this name in their writings as a post, stake, Indian fig tree, tip of the nose and a particular water bird.
According to the graph shown above Dhruv is a famous name in India as it is the name of a famous comic character. It is used by more than 2025 people in India as the name of their kids. This is a popular name in the USA. It is used by more than 400 people of the USA as the name of their babies.
Dhruv is a nice and beautiful name. It also has a nice meaning attached with it.
Chandrakala ( Chandra 'the moon' + Kala 'small part of anyth..more
Chait (चैत) means born in month of Chaitra, the first month ..more
Manji (Hindi: मन्जी) is a common Hindu name for boy. The nam..more
Deepakala (in Devanagari: दीपकला) is a Hindu feminine given ..more
Means "beloved by the moon", derived from Sanskrit(chandra)"..more
Lavana means beauty, grace and lustre in Sanskrit. Lavana is..more
Sayuj (Sanskrit: सयुज) is a Hindu/Sanskrit Indian popular ma..more
Sanskrit name Nara (नर) literally refers to man, male, hero ..more
http://www.pitarau.com/ is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to Amazon. Clicking on an Amazon link from http://www.pitarau.com/ does not increase the cost of any item you purchase.