Jnana ज्ञान

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  • Unique name
  • Easy to pronounce
  • 2 syllables and 5 letters
  • pronounced as jJAna
  • Hindi (Sanskrit) ज्ञान

Jnana meaning: Knowledge

Jnana name meaning

Literal meaning of Jnana:

The boy name Jnana (ज्ञान) is derived from Sanskrit. It means "higher knowledge, monument, engaging in and awareness"

Intended meaning of Jnana:

Jnana finds reference in Shagkhayana Brahmana (शाङ्खायन ब्राह्मण) and Manu Smrti with meaning knowing, becoming acquainted with, knowledge, especially the higher knowledge. Jnana finds reference in Mahabharata (महाभारत) where this word refers to conscience. Panini (पाणिनि) and Patajjali have used Jnana (ज्ञान) in their works to refer engaging in. Jnana finds mention in Rasikaramana (रसिकरमण) and Ramatapaniya Upanisad where Jnana is the name of of a Shakti (शक्ति).. The baby name, Jnana is another name for Lord Ganesha as as an endless repository of divine knowledge..

Popularity of Jnana

Name Jnana is not that popular in the US. Jnana is a bit popular name in India. Here it is used by some people as the name of their children.

The Hindu baby name Jnana is short, sweet and unique. Jnana is also a nice name and it has a nice meaning attached to it. Jnana has an association with Hindu mythology. Jnana is little hard to pronounce for non Indians, might be that is why it is not popular in the USA.

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  • Jnana a term for "knowledge" in Indian religions and Hindu and Buddhist philosophy.

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