Gayan गायन

  • Suitable for Boy
  • Unique name
  • 3 syllables and 5 letters
  • pronounced as gAyana
  • Hindi (Sanskrit) गायन

Gayan meaning: Singing

Gayan name meaning

Literal meaning of Gayan:

Sanskrit name Gayan (Sanskrit: गायन) literally means practicing singing. Gayan also means a song or singing a song.

Intended meaning of Gayan:

Reference of Gayan is found in Epics like Mahabharata, Ramayan and Rajtarangini (राजतरंगिणी) where it is used for a singer or a person who sings a poet in praise of someone. Gayan also refers to an attendee.
This name also founds reference in Chanakya and Bhagvat-Puran with the meanings as a song or the act of singing.
Lexicographers like Amar Singh, Halayudh and Hemchandra have used Gayan with the meaning of a talker or someone who talks. Author Horace H. Wilson used Gayan word in his writing with meaning professing or practicing singing as a livelihood.

Popularity of Gayan

Gayan is not a very popular name in the USA. Gayan is not a popular name in India either. Gayan is used by less than 35 people in India.

In our opinion Gayan is a classic and beautiful name with a beautiful meaning. Gayan is a sweet and easy to pronounce name for non Indians.

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More about Gayan

  • Gayan Ramyakumara is a Sri Lankan cricketer.
  • Gayan Silva, is a cricketer for the United Arab Emirates.
  • Gayan Sheromal was a Sri Lankan cricketer.

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