Rohit रोहित

  • Suitable for Boy
  • Easy to pronounce
  • 3 syllables and 5 letters
  • pronounced as rohita
  • Hindi (Sanskrit) रोहित

Rohit meaning: Red Horse

Rohit name meaning

Literal meaning of Rohit:

Ancient Sanskrit word Rohit literally refers to the horse of the sun. Rohit also refers to red, jewellery, rainbow and saffron.

Intended meaning of Rohit:

Rohit is found to be referred in Riga Veda (ऋग्-वेद ) and Varah-Mihir-Brihat-Sanhita (वराह-मिहिर-बृहत्-संहिता) in which Rohit depicts something that is red or reddish and a prticular kind of rainbow.
Rohit is also mentioned in Taittriya-Sanhita (तैत्तिरीय-संहिता), Brahman (ब्राह्मण) and Arthav Veda (अथर्व-वेद) where Rohit signifies red or chestnut horse.
Mention of Rohit is also found in Varah-Mihir-Brihat-Sanhita (वराह-मिहिर-बृहत्-संहिता) and Sushrut (सुश्रुत) where Rohit represents a kind of deer.
Reference of Rohit is found also in Sushrut (सुश्रुत), Manu-Smiriti (मनु-स्मृति) and Mahabharata (महाभारत) where Rohit is used for a kind of fish and a kind of tree.
Lexicographers like Hemchandra and Halayudh have also used this name in their writings as a sort of ornament made of precious stones.

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According to the graph shown above Rohit is a very famous name in India as it is the name of a cricket player. It is used by more than 15500 people in India as the name of their kids. This is also a highly popular name in the USA. It is used by nearly 1000 people of the USA since the year 1970 as the name of their babies.

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