Kuru कुरु

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  • 2 syllables and 4 letters
  • pronounced as kuru
  • Hindi (Sanskrit) कुरु

Kuru meaning: Attached

Kuru name meaning

Literal meaning of Kuru:

Ancient word Kuru (Sanskrit कुरु) literally means attached. Kuru also refers to a medicinal nightshade.

Intended meaning of Kuru:

Reference of Kuru is found in Vishnu Puran where Kuru is the name of a king of Dhruva dynasty. Kuru is also used here with the meaning as a country considered ancient home of Aryans.
Kuru is also the name of a king of Uttanpada dynasty as mentioned in Vishnu-Puran.
Kuru is also referred in Mahabharata where it is the name of a famous Puru king. Kaurava dynasty was named after this king.
Mention of this name is also found in Bhagvat-Puran where this is the name of a son of Agneedh (आग्नीध्र) and grandson of Priya-Vrata (प्रिय-व्रत).

Popularity of Kuru

According to the chart here Kuru is not a very famous name in the USA. Kuru is not much used by people as the name of their children in India also.

In our opinion Kuru is a short and sweet name. Kuru is stylish also. It has some sort of mythological significance.

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More about Kuru

  • In Kuru Kingdom, Kuru (Sanskrit: कुरु) was the name of a Vedic Aryan tribal union in northern Iron Age India, encompassing the modern-day states of Delhi, Haryana, Uttarakhand.
  • Kuru River, a river in Sudan Kuru Kingdom.
  • Kuru is also a part of African mythology.

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