Girish गिरीश

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  • 3 syllables and 6 letters
  • pronounced as gi/rish
  • Hindi (Sanskrit) गिरीश

Girish name meaning

Literal meaning of Girish:

Means "lord of the mountain" in Sanskrit.It is derived from the joining of two Sanskrit words - Giri (meaning mountain) and Eish (meaning Lord).

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  • This is a name of Lord Shiva, given because of his abode in the Himalayan Mountains.
  • Lord Sri Ventakeshwara who resides on top of seven hills called Saptagiri also has Girish as one of his names.
  • Girish, the king of mountains, is also referred by some to Himavan. Himavan was the father of Parvati who eventually married Lord Shiva.
  • Girish Chandra 'Gary' Saxena is a former governor of Jammu and Kashmir state in India.
  • Girish Raghunath Karnad is a contemporary writer, playwright, actor and movie director in Kannada language.
  • Girish Kasaravalli is a legendary movie director of international repute in Kannada.

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