Nitin नितीन

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  • Easy to pronounce
  • 3 syllables and 5 letters
  • pronounced as nitin
  • Hindi (Sanskrit) नितीन

Nitin meaning: Ethical or Moral

Nitin name meaning

Literal meaning of Nitin:

Nitin (in Devanagari: नितीन) is a Hindu masculine given name of Sanskrit origin, which literally means "moral or ethical or master of the right path, having knowledge of law, policy-maker." The name originates from the Sanskrit language but is more often used as a first name in India and Nepal. Nitin is also a common Marathi name, commonly found in Maharashtra, Telugu and Kannada.

Intended meaning of Nitin:

Sanskrit name Nitin derived from the Sanskrit word niti (नीति). Which means conduct, especially right or wise or moral conduct or behaviour, prudence, policy, political wisdom or science, moral philosophy or precept as per mentioned in Manu-Smruti (मनु-स्मृति) and Mahabharata.

Popularity of Nitin

US Popularity Trend for Nitin

As per USA popularity, Nitin is a quite popular name in the USA. Nitin has been popular since 1972 in the USA. Nitin is a pretty popular name in India. As per social media profile count, Nitin is used by nearly 14714 people as the name of their children.

Name Nitin is sweet and common. Nitin is a very good name from the Sanskrit origin with good meaning attached to it.

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