Ketan केतन

  • Suitable for Boy
  • 3 syllables and 5 letters
  • pronounced as ketana
  • Hindi (Sanskrit) केतन

Ketan meaning: Place

Ketan name meaning

Literal meaning of Ketan:

Sanskrit name Ketan (Sanskrit: केतन) literally means a home or residence. Ketan also refers to invitation or an indispensable act.

Intended meaning of Ketan:

Ketan is an ancient Sanskrit word which refers to the home. Ketan also refers to the invitation. Ketan has various meanings depending on the context.
Reference of Ketan is found in many Epics with different meanings.
Reference of this name is found in the Mahabharata, Manu Smiriti and Markandey-Puran (मार्कण्डेय-पुराण) where it means summons or invitation.
Name Ketan founds reference in Ramayan, Bhagvat-Puran and Kathasaritsagar with the meanings as house or abode.
In the Epic Git-Govind (गीत-गोविन्द) Ketan refers to 'the abode of the soul'.
Ketan is also referred in Kathasaritsagar as a site or place.
Ketan is used as a symbol, sign, mark or a flag or banner in the Epic Raghuvansh.

Popularity of Ketan

US Popularity Trend for Ketan

Ketan is a somewhat popular name in the USA. Ketan is in consistent use by the people of the USA from the year 1970. Till now this name is in trend. Ketan is used by 10 - 15 people per year as the name of their children. On the other hand Ketan is a very popular name in India too and it is used by more than 4000 people as the name of their young ones.

Name ketan is easy to pronounce, trendy and all time popular name. Multiple references of Ketan found in the Hindu mythology.

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More about Ketan

  • Ketan Mehta is an Indian film director, who has also directed documentaries and television serials since many years.
  • Ketan Anand is a director of Bollywood Film Industry.
  • Ketan Karande is a television actor and bodybuilder based in Mumbai.
  • Ketan Dixit is a controversial Indian Journalist and Social Activist.
  • Dr. Ketan Desai is the former president of Medical Council of India.

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