Senapati सेनापती

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  • 4 syllables and 8 letters
  • pronounced as senApati
  • Hindi (Sanskrit) सेनापती

Senapati meaning: Commander

Senapati name meaning

Literal meaning of Senapati:

Senapati (Sanskrit सेनापति) is an ancient Sanskrit name which means commander. Senapati also refers to the General of the Army.

Intended meaning of Senapati:

Senapati is combination of Sanskrit word Sena meaning "army"and Pati meaning "lord".
Mention of Sanskrit name Senapati is found in Aitreya-Brahman (ऐतरेय-ब्राह्मण) in which Senapati refers to the General of the Army. Senapati also founds to be mentioned in the writings of lexicographers like Hemchandra and Halayudh where this is another name of God Kartikkeya (कार्त्तिकेय).
Reference of Senapati is also found in Mahabharata (महाभारत) where Senapati is the name of a son of Dhritrashtra (धृतराष्ट्र) and another name of Lord Shiva as the supreme commander.

Popularity of Senapati

Senapati is not a popular name in the USA. Senapati is also a less popular name in India.

Name Senapati has a nice meaning attached to it. Senapati has also a great sort of mythological significance attached to it. But it is not a good sounding name for Baby.

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More about Senapati

  • A. Senapathi Gounder was an Indian politician, former Member of Parliament India and Member of the Legislative Assembly of Tamil Nadu.
  • Senapati Bapat, was a figure in the Indian independence movement.

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