Nisheed निषीद

  • Suitable for Boy
  • Unique name
  • Easy to pronounce
  • 3 syllables and 7 letters
  • pronounced as niSidh
  • Hindi (Sanskrit) निषीद

Nisheed meaning: Prohibit

Nisheed name meaning

Literal meaning of Nisheed:

The boy name Nisheed is derived from Sanskrit. It literally means "suppress, prevent from, forbid or drive away".

Intended meaning of Nisheed:

Nisheed (निषीद) finds to be mentioned in Rig Veda (ऋग् वेद) and Atharva Veda where Nisheed is used for to drive away. Mention of Nisheed (निषीद) is found in the Aitareya Brahmana (ऐतरेय ब्राह्मण), Mahabharata and Kavya Literature where this word refers to to ward off, keep back, prevent from.
Nisheed is referred in Kathasaritsagara (कथासरित्सागर) and Bhagavata Purana in which this word means to forbid, prohibit, object to. Nisheed finds reference in Kavyadarsha (काव्यादर्श) where this word refers to to keep down, suppress, outdo, surpass. Mention of Nisheed is found in Horace H. Wilson where Nisheed refers to deny.

Popularity of Nisheed

As per USA popularity chart is not shown, name Nisheed is not popular in the USA. As per social media profile counts, Nisheed (also alternate spelling Nishid, Nisheeda, Nishiid, Nishidh and Nisheedh) are not a popular name in India.

In our opinion, Nisheed is a unique name. Nisheed as Sanskrit word has a negative meaning. So Nisheed is not a good choice as a name for the baby.

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