Sindhu सिन्धु

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  • 2 syllables and 6 letters
  • pronounced as sindhu
  • Hindi (Sanskrit) सिन्धु

Sindhu meaning: Ocean

Sindhu name meaning

Literal meaning of Sindhu:

Sindhu is ancient Sanskrit name which literally means ocean or sea. Sindhu is also the name of a famous river in ancient India.

Intended meaning of Sindhu:

Sindhu founds reference in various Epics like Arthav Veda where Sindhu refers to flood, waters or rain. Sindhu, also founds reference in Riga Veda with meanings like sea, ocean, river and stream and as a another name of Lord Vishnu.
Mention of Sindhu is also found in the Epic Ganitaadhyaya (गणिताध्याय) in which this word denotes the number 4. This name also founds to be referred in Sir Monier-Williams dictionary where this is another name of Varun (वरुण), God of oceans.

Popularity of Sindhu

US Popularity Trend for Sindhu

According to the graph shown here Sindhu is a very popular name in India. Sindhu is adopted by thousands of people in India as the name of their babies. Sindhu is a somewhat popular name in the USA. Sindhu is in trend since 1981, as it is shown in the chart.

Sindhu is a short and stylish name. Sindhu has a nice meaning attached to it. Sindhu has a great sort of mythological significance attached to it.

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More about Sindhu

  • Sindhu Menon is an Indian film actress, who has mainly starred in Telugu, Kannada, Malayalam and Tamil films.
  • Sindhu Samaveli is a 2010 Tamil drama film.
  • Sindhu Tolani is an Indian actress working in various languages such as Telugu, Tamil, Kannada and Hindi.
  • Sindhu Bhairavi is a 1985 Indian Tamil language drama film.
  • Sindhu Joy is an Indian politician from the state of Kerala. She was the All India Vice-President of SFI, which is a prominent students' organisation in Kerala.

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