Upanshu is a word popularly used among Hindus as a masculine name. The literal meaning of Upanshu (उपांशु) is "in private, in a whisper, secretly and in a low voice".
Mention of Upanshu (उपांशु) is found in Rig Veda (ऋग् वेद), Mahabharata and Raghavapandaviya where this word refers to to divide, secretly. Shatapatha Brahmana (शतपथ ब्राह्मण) and Aitareya Brahmana have used Upanshu (उपांशु) in their works to refer in a low voice, in a whisper.
Mention of Upanshu is found in Manu Smrti (मनु स्मृति) and Markandeya Purana in which Upanshu means a prayer uttered in a low voice. Upanshu finds reference in Vajasaneyi Sanhita (वाजसनेयि संहिता), Taittiriya Samhita, Shatapatha Brahmana and Katyayana Shrauta Sutra with meaning a particular Soma.
Upanshu is not at all a popular baby name in the USA. In the social media network, the name Upanshu is not commonly used. Here it is used by 29 people as the name of their children.
Name Upanshu is a sweet and unique. Upanshu is a very good name from the Sanskrit origin with ok meaning attached to it. Upanshu has a great sort of mythological significance attached to it. Upanshu (Syllables - 3) is a little hard to pronounce for non Indians, maybe that is why it is not popular in the USA.
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