Mritunjay मृत्युंजय

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  • 4 syllables and 9 letters
  • pronounced as mRtyuMjaya
  • Hindi (Sanskrit) मृत्युंजय

Mritunjay meaning: Conqueror of Death

Mritunjay name meaning

Literal meaning of Mritunjay:

Ancient name of Sanskrit Mritunjay (मृत्युञ्जय) literally means conqueror of death or overcoming disease. Mritunjay is also a name of Lord Ganesha.

Intended meaning of Mritunjay:

Mention of Mritunjay is found in various Epics of Hindu mythology like Bhavprakash, Rajtarangini and Riga Veda. Mritunjay founds reference in Bhavprakash (भावप्रकाश) and Rasendrachintamani (रसेन्द्रचिन्तामणि) where this word means overcoming disease.
Reference of Mritunjay is also found in Panchratra (पञ्चरात्र) and Rajtarangini (राजतरंगिणी) in which Mritunjay is another name of Lord Shiva. Also lord Ganesha is deathless, who has no beginning or end, is the conqueror of death. So Mritunjay is the name of Lord Ganesha.

Popularity of Mritunjay

Mritunjay is a popular name in India, as per social media records. Mritunjay is used by some people in India as the name of their children. Mritunjay is not at all a popular name in the USA.

Mritunjay is a unique name with a great meaning attached to it. Mritunjay has a great sort of mythological significance attached to it.

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  • Dr. Mrityunjay Athreya is an Indian author, educationist and management advisor, widely regarded as one of the founders and pioneers of Indian Management movement and education.
  • Mrityunjay Prabhakar is an Indian theatre director, dramatist, theatre critic, teacher of theatre and poet.

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