Kusum कुसुम

  • Suitable for Girl
  • Easy to pronounce
  • 2 syllables and 5 letters
  • pronounced as kusuma
  • Hindi (Sanskrit) कुसुम

Kusum meaning: Flower

Kusum name meaning

Literal meaning of Kusum:

Ancient Sanskrit word Kusum (Sanskrit कुसुम) literally means flower of blossom.

Intended meaning of Kusum:

Kusum is ancient word of Sanskrit origin, which is found to be referred in Manu-Smiriti (मनु-स्मृति), Unadi-Sutra (उणादि-सूत्र) and Ramayan where Kusum is a flower or blossom.
Kusum also founds to be referred in Harivansh where it refers to a particular kind of fire. This name also founds mention in Buddhist literature where Kusum refers to the name of a prince. Kusum is also mentioned in Sir Monier-Williams dictionary in which this name refers to shorter sections of Deveshwar (देवेश्वर).
Reference of Kusum is also found in the writings of lexicographers like Hemchandra and Halayudh with meanings like fruit.

Popularity of Kusum

Kusum is a popular name in India as per social media count. Kusum is adopted by more than thousands of people in India as the name of their children. Kusum is not a popular name in the USA.

In our opinion Kusum is a very sweet and common girl child name. Kusum also have some sort of mythological significance.

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  • Kusum Rai is an Indian politician. She is a member of the Rajya Sabha, the upper house of the Indian Parliament.

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