Priyadarshan प्रियदर्शन

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  • 5 syllables and 12 letters
  • pronounced as priyadarzana
  • Hindi (Sanskrit) प्रियदर्शन

Priyadarshan meaning: Pleasant Sight

Priyadarshan name meaning

Literal meaning of Priyadarshan:

Priyadarshan (Sanskrit: प्रियदर्शन) is an ancient Sanskrit word which refers to a looking pleasantly.

Intended meaning of Priyadarshan:

Priyadarshan is a combination of two words Priya means 'pleasant or favorite' and Darashan means 'view or looking at'. Reference of Priyadarshan is found in Epics like Mahabharata and Kavya. In these Epics these name refers to a view that is pleasant or grateful to the sight.
Name Priyadarshan also founds in Raghuvansh as the name of a prince of Gandharv.
Priyadarshan is also mentioned in Panchtantra (पञ्चतन्त्र) where this name means as the look of a friend.
Lexicographers like Amar Singh and Hemchandra have also used Priyadarshan is a kind of date trees and a plant growing in wet weather on trees and stones (Marathi: दगडफूल). They have also used this name referring to a parrot.

Popularity of Priyadarshan

Priyadarshan is not used by any people in the USA as the name of their babies. In India also this name is not used by many people as the name of their children. Priyadarshan is, however a famous name in India as the name of a film director.

In our opinion Priyadarshan is long, old style, but a unique name. Priyadarshan has some mythological significance also.

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More about Priyadarshan

  • Priyadarshan Soman Nair is an Indian film director, producer, and screenwriter.
  • Priyadarshan Jadhav is a Marathi actor and director.

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Priya प्रिय Darshan दर्शन

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