Lohit लोहित

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  • Easy to pronounce
  • 3 syllables and 5 letters
  • pronounced as lohita
  • Hindi (Sanskrit) लोहित

Lohit meaning: Copper

Lohit name meaning

Literal meaning of Lohit:

Ancient Sanskrit name Lohit (Sanskrit लोहित) literally means copper. Lohit also refers to metal, reddish or something that is red colored.

Intended meaning of Lohit:

Reference of ancient Sanskrit name Lohit is found in various Epics of Hindu mythology like Kaushik-Sutra (कौशिक-सूत्र) the Arthav Veda and Bhavprakash (भावप्रकाश). Lohit founds to be referred in Arthav Veda with meanings like red, reddish or red colored.
Mention of Lohit is also found in Kaushik-Sutra in which this word refers to metal, copper or something that is made of copper. Reference of this name is also found in Shanghdhar-Sanhita (शार्ङ्गधर-संहिता) where word Lohit means a particular disease of the eyelids. Mention of Lohit is also found in Bhavprakash where this name refers to a species of rice.
In the Mahabharata, Lohit was a name of a serpent-demon.

Popularity of Lohit

Lohit is not a popular name in the USA. Lohit is a popular name in India. Lohit is used by more than thousand of people in India as the name of their children.

Lohit is a unique name with good mythological significance.

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More about Lohit

  • Lohit River is a river in Arunachal Pradesh in India. It is a tributary to the Brahmaputra River.
  • Lohit Diary is a 76 minutes documentary film.

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