Sudama सुदामा

  • Suitable for Boy
  • Unique name
  • Easy to pronounce
  • 3 syllables and 6 letters
  • pronounced as sudAmA
  • Hindi (Sanskrit) सुदामा

Sudama meaning: Lavish

Sudama name meaning

Literal meaning of Sudama:

The boy name Sudama is derived from Sanskrit. It means "giving well, bountiful and one who gives greatly". Another name of a friend and devotee of Sri Krishna, who was poor and became wealthy through the lord's grace.

Intended meaning of Sudama:

The name Sudama (also transliterated as Sudama or Sudam) is one of the ancient Indian names and is derived from the Sanskrit roots "Su" and "Dama". "Su" means "greatly" and "Dama" means "giving". Together, they indicate he who gives greatly.
Mention of the Sanskrit name Sudama is found in the Mahabharata (महाभारत) in which this word refers to the name of one of the matru's attendant on Skand. Sudama finds mention in Ramayana (रामायण) where Sudama is the name of a river. Sudama was a Brahmin childhood friend of Hindu deity Krishna.

Popularity of Sudama

Sudama is not a popular name in the US as indicated by the popularity charts. Sudama is a somewhat popular name in India Sudama is used by 99 people in India as per social media records.

In our opinion, Sudama is the sweet and unique name. Sudama is also a nice name and it has a nice meaning attached to it. Sudama has great mythological reference.

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More about Sudama

  • Sudama was a Brahmin childhood friend of Hindu deity Krishna from Mathura, the story of whose visit to Dwaraka to meet Krishna, is mentioned in the Bhagavata Purana.

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