Shashikant शशिकान्त

  • Suitable for Boy
  • Easy to pronounce
  • 4 syllables and 10 letters
  • pronounced as zazikAnta
  • Hindi (Sanskrit) शशिकान्त

Shashikant meaning: Moon Stone

Shashikant name meaning

Literal meaning of Shashikant:

Ancient word of Sanskrit origin Shashikant (Sanskrit शशिकान्त) literally means moon stone. Shashikant also refers to moon love or white lotus flower.

Intended meaning of Shashikant:

Shashikant is the ancient name of Sanskrit origin, which is made up of two words Shashi and Kant in which Shashi means moon.
Mention of Shashikant is found in the writings of lexicographers like Amar Singh and Halayudh where this word means a white lotus flower that opens by night. This name is also referred in Varah-Mihir-Brihat-Sanhita (वराह-मिहिर-बृहत्-संहिता) in which Shashikant refers to the moon-love or moonstone.

Popularity of Shashikant

Shashikant is a very popular name in India. Shashikant is used by more than thousands of people in India as the name of their children. Shashikant is not a popular name in the USA.

Shashikant is a beautiful name with a beautiful meaning attached to it. Shashikant is an old stylish name, so it is loosing its popularity.

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More about Shashikant

  • Shashikant Narsingrao Khedekar is a member of the 13th Maharashtra Legislative Assembly.
  • Shashikant Jayawantrao Shinde is an Indian politician who served as the Minister Of Water Resources of Maharashtra.
  • Shashikant Oak is a retired Wing Commander from the Indian Air Force.

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