Kirit किरीट

  • Suitable for Boy
  • Unique name
  • Easy to pronounce
  • 3 syllables and 5 letters
  • pronounced as kirITa
  • Hindi (Sanskrit) किरीट

Kirit meaning: Crown

Kirit name meaning

Literal meaning of Kirit:

Kirit is an ancient word of Sanskrit origin which means crown, tiara, crest or diadem. Kirit also refers to merchant.

Intended meaning of Kirit:

Kirit founds reference in the Epic Ramayan where Kirit is used for diadem, crest or tiara. Reference of Kirit is also found in Mahabharata in which Kirit refers to any ornament used as a crown.
Kirit is also mentioned in Sir Monier-Williams dictionary as a meter of four lines. This word is also mentioned in Bhagvat Puran (भागवत पुराण) where Kirit denotes a merchant.

Popularity of Kirit

As it is shown in the chart Kirit is not a popular name in the USA. Kirit is a pretty popular name in India. Kirit is used by more than 810 people in India as the name of their babies.

In our opinion, Kirit is short and unique name. It also has a nice meaning attached to it. Kirit also has some sort of mythological significance attached to it.

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More about Kirit

  • Kirit Somaiya is an Indian politician of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) who currently represents Mumbai North-East in the 16th Lok Sabha.
  • Kirit S. Parikh is Emeritus Professor and Founder Director of Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research (IGIDR), Mumbai, India.
  • Kirit Khan was a talented Sitar player of the Indian subcontinent.
  • Kirit Raval was an Indian attorney who served as the Solicitor General of India from 2002[1] until 2004.
  • Dr. Kirit Nanubhai Shelat was a public administrator for the government of Gujarat, India. He is currently associated with NGOs and Trusts.

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Kiri किरि

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