Guru गुरु

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  • 2 syllables and 4 letters
  • pronounced as guru
  • Hindi (Sanskrit) गुरु

Guru meaning: Teacher

Guru name meaning

Literal meaning of Guru:

The Sanskrit meaning of the name Guru (गुरु) is a teacher or big. It literally means someone who acts as a guide or leader who is responsible for showing the correct path to others and lead from the front. They are the ones who take the responsibility of building a bright future of others.

Intended meaning of Guru:

Guru (गुरु) finds to be mentioned in Manu Smrti where Guru is used for a teacher or instructor of the gods - as Bruhaspati (बृहस्पति). Guru finds reference in Manu Smrti and Yajjavalkya where this word refers to a spiritual parent or a teacher or instructor from whom a youth receives the initiatory prayer, who instructs him in the Shastras.
Guru is another name of Lord Shiva as the teacher with a limitless source of knowledge. Also, it a name of Lord Vishnu as protector of knowledge.

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US Popularity Trend for Guru

Since the popularity of the name Guru has been constant. It is mostly common among Hindu religion. this is because it has a deep meaning and everyone always has a great respect for the word Guru in every hearts.

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More about Guru

  • Guru is a 2007 Indian drama film loosely based on the life of Dhirubhai Ambani, a business magnate who founded Reliance Industries.

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