Maharshi महर्षि

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  • 3 syllables and 8 letters
  • pronounced as maharSi
  • Hindi (Sanskrit) महर्षि

Maharshi meaning: Great Sage

Maharshi name meaning

Literal meaning of Maharshi:

Ancient Sanskrit name Maharshi (Sanskrit महर्षि) literally means a great saint or sage. Maharshi also refers to a person who is highly enlightened.

Intended meaning of Maharshi:

Mention of Maharshi is found in Epics like Manu-Smiriti (मनु-स्मृति), Mahabharata (महाभारत) and in the writings of Sir Monier-Williams dictionary where this name means a great sage. Lexicographers like Halayudh and Amar Singh in which this name refers to Lord Buddha.
Maharshi is also found in Shivgita (शिवगीता) and Padam-Puran (पद्म-पुराण) in which Maharshi is another name of Lord Shiva as he is highly enlightened and Supremely Wise.

Popularity of Maharshi

Maharshi is a popular name in India. It is adopted by more than 300 people in India as per social media records. But it is not adopted by any person in the USA as the name of their children.

Maharshi is a unique name with a great meaning attached to it. Maharshi also has a great mythological significance attached to it.

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More about Maharshi

  • Maharshi is a 1988 Telugu drama film.
  • Ramana Maharshi was an Indian sage and jivanmukta.
  • Dr. Maharshi Anand Guruji is well known astrologer and a thinker from Bangalore.

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Maha महा

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