Kautilya कौटिल्य

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  • 3 syllables and 8 letters
  • pronounced as kauTilya
  • Hindi (Sanskrit) कौटिल्य

Kautilya meaning: Dishonesty

Kautilya name meaning

Literal meaning of Kautilya:

Kautilya (Sanskrit कौटिल्य) is the ancient Sanskrit name which literally means crookedness or curvature. Kautilya also refers to falsehood or dishonesty.

Intended meaning of Kautilya:

Mention of this name is found in various Epics of Hindu mythology like Raghuvansh, Dashkumar-Charit (दशकुमार-चरित) and Kumar-Sambhav.
Kautilya founds to be referred in Dashkumar-Charit and Mudrarakchash (मुद्राराक्षस) in which this is a name for Chanakya (चाणक्य). This name also founds reference in writings of Raghuvansh, Kumar-Sambhav (कुमार-सम्भव) where Kautilya refers to a grammarian.

Popularity of Kautilya

Kautilya is a somewhat popular name in India. Kautilya is used by less people in India as per social media records. Kautilya is not a popular name in the USA.

In our opinion, Kautilya is not a good name. It has negative meaning attached with it.

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More about Kautilya

  • Kautilya was another name for Chanakya, who was an Indian teacher, philosopher, economist, jurist and royal advisor

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