Ugra उग्र

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  • 2 syllables and 4 letters
  • pronounced as ugra
  • Hindi (Sanskrit) उग्र

Ugra meaning: Wrathful

Ugra name meaning

Literal meaning of Ugra:

Ugra (Sanskrit उग्र) literally means angry or violent. Ugra also refers to powerful, mighty, fierce, strong, impetuous, passionate, wrathful and rude.

Intended meaning of Ugra:

Sanskrit name Ugra founds mention in Unadi-Sutra (उणादि-सूत्र) with meanings like powerful, violent, impetuous and terrible.
Ugra also finds mention in Sir Monier-Williams dictionary where this word refers to high, fierce, savage, angry, passionate and wrathful. This name also founds reference in Epics like Riga Veda (ऋग् वेद), Arthav Veda (अथर्व-वेद), Taittriya-Sanhita (तैत्तिरीय-संहिता) and Ramayan where Ugra means hot, sharp or pungent.
As per reference found in the Mahabharata and Vishnu Purana, Ugra is the name of Rudra or Lord Shiva. Also, it is a name of a son of Dhrtarastra, a Yadava prince and the son of Prajapati Kavi.
Ugra is also name of Lord Vishnu, as he is the source of fear even to the sun, etc.

Popularity of Ugra

Ugra is not a popular name in the USA. Ugra is not a much popular name in India also. Ugra not popular because of meaning is negative.

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More about Ugra

  • Ugra River, a river in Russia.
  • Ugra Narasingha is an avatar of the Hindu god Vishnu.

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