Shakini शाकिनी

  • Suitable for Girl
  • Easy to pronounce
  • 3 syllables and 7 letters
  • pronounced as zAkinI
  • Hindi (Sanskrit) शाकिनी

Shakini meaning: Helpful, powerful

Shakini name meaning

Literal meaning of Shakini:

According to mythology, the girl Shakini (originally Sanskrit) means kind of female demon attendant on durga, also shaka means vegetables so Shakini means field or land planted with vegetables or potherbs and goddess of hearb.
Shakini means helpful, powerful in Hindi.

Intended meaning of Shakini:

Shakini (शाकिनी) finds to be mentioned in Pajcaratra (पञ्चतन्त्र) and Kathasaritsagara where Shakini is used for a kind of female demon attendant on Durga. Shakini is referred in Lexicographers, esp. such as Amarasimha, Halayudha, Hemacandra in which this word means a field or land planted with vegetables or potherbs.

Popularity of Shakini

The name Shakini is not popular in USA as indicated by the absence of the chart. Shakini is not a popular name in India. Shakini is adopted by only some person in India as the name of their kids.

The Hindu baby name Shakini is rare. Shakini has a great sort of mythological significance attached to it.

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