Nakul नकुल

  • Suitable for Boy
  • 3 syllables and 5 letters
  • pronounced as nakula
  • Hindi (Sanskrit) नकुल

Nakul meaning: Son

Nakul name meaning

Literal meaning of Nakul:

Sanskrit Name Nakul (Sanskrit: नकुल) literally means son.

Intended meaning of Nakul:

According to Mahabharata Nakul literally means most handsome in the lineage. And Nakul ( fourth of the Pandu princes) was a son of the अश्विन्s (Ashwin) and माद्री (Madri), also twin-brother of सह-देव (Sahadev). Nakul is a another name of Lord Shiva.

The meaning of Nakul is son. Nakul refers to a musical instrument also. Nakul denotes someone who is immune from the venom of the serpent. Nakul is also name of a mongoose, a cute animal that kills snake.

Popularity of Nakul

US Popularity Trend for Nakul

Social media count shows that Nakul is very popular among Indian people. Also according to USA popularity name Nakul is adopted by people in the USA as the names of their babies since 1988. This name was most popular between the years 2001 to 2011.

In our opinion Nakul is a sweet and easy to pronounce name. Nakul is a name of Lord Shiva. Therefore this name has mythological significance also.

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More about Nakul

  • In the Hindu epic Mahabharata, Nakula was fourth of the five Pandava brothers.
  • Nakul is a Tamil film actor and playback singer.
  • Nakul Dev Mahajan is an American Bollywood dancer and choreographer.
  • Nakul Das Rai is a member of the 14th Lok Sabha of India.
  • Nakul Chandra Bhuyan was an Assamese historian, playwright, essayist and a short story writer.

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