Narad नारद

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  • pronounced as nArada
  • Hindi (Sanskrit) नारद

Narad meaning: God of Saints

Narad name meaning

Literal meaning of Narad:

Sanskrit name Narad (Sanskrit नारद) is the name of son of Lord Brahma. He is the greatest devotee of Lord Vishnu. Narad is seer of several hymns of Riga Veda.

Intended meaning of Narad:

Reference of Narad is found in numerous Epics of Hindu mythology like Riga Veda, Mahabharata and Kavya.
Narad founds reference in Anukramanika (अनुक्रमणिका) and Riga Veda as a Rishi or Saint himself and also as Devarshi or Gods of Saints.
This name is also referred in Mahabharata, Kavya and Harivansh (हरिवंश) in which Narad is the name of a Rishi (ऋषि), as a देवर्षि often associated with पर्वत and supposed to be a messenger between gods and men.
Mention of Narad is also found in Manu-Smiriti (मनु-स्मृति) where Narad is said to be a son of Lord Brahma.

Popularity of Narad

We can clearly see from the graph shown here, Narad is a popular name in the USA since a very long period of time. Narad was most popular in the period of 1979 to 1983 when it was used by 20 - 55 people per year as the name of their children.

Narad is a short and sweet name but an old stylish name. Narad has a great sort of mythological significance attached to it.

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More about Narad

  • Narada is a Vedic sage who plays a prominent role in a number of Hindu texts, notably the Ramayana and the Bhagavata Purana.

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