Prakash प्रकाश

  • Suitable for Boy
  • 3 syllables and 7 letters
  • pronounced as pra/kash
  • Hindi (Sanskrit) प्रकाश

Prakash name meaning

Literal meaning of Prakash:

Prakash is a common Indian/Sri Lankan name derived from Sanskrit, literally meaning "bright light" or "Sunlight" or "Moonlight" or "light of the world" or "revelation" .

Prakash also means "famous".

In the northern states, it probably evolved into a family name from use as the final element of a compound name such as Ramprakash. In South India it is used only as a male given name, but has come to be used as a family name in the U.S. among people from South India.

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More about Prakash

  • Prakash Amritraj is a professional tennis player. He turned professional in 2003 after winning the National Championships at the University of Southern California.
  • Prakash Amte is a doctor and social worker from Maharashtra, India. He and his wife, Mandakini Amte were awarded the Magsaysay Award for 'Community Leadership' in 2008.
  • Prakash Bhandari represented India in Test cricket.

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Pakya(पक्या )


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