Ancient word of Sanskrit origin Utpal (Sanskrit उत्पल) means lotus or a blossoming flower. Utpal also refers to something that is flesh-less or emaciated.
Mention of Utpal is found in various Epics like Ramayan (रामायण), Mahabharata (महाभारत) and Raghuvansh (रघुवंश) as the blossom of a blue lotus. Reference of Sushrut (सुश्रुत) and Meghdoot (मेघदूत) where Utpal means seed of a plant named Nymphaea.
Utpal is also referenced in Bhavprakash (भावप्रकाश) and Varah-Mihir-Brihat-Sanhita (वराह-मिहिर-बृहत्-संहिता) in which this word denotes water lily. Lexicographers like Amar Singh and Hemchandra have also used this word in their writings in which Utpal is used for any flower in general.
Utpal is not a popular name in the USA as it is shown in the chart above. Utpal is a pretty popular name in India. As per social media sites, Utpal is used by more than 800 people as the name of their children.
In our opinion Utpal is a short and sweet name. Utpal also has a nice meaning attached to it. But, Utpal is little hard to pronounce for non Indians, might be that is why not popular in the USA.
Sanskrit name Yaksha means the mysterious or supernatural. ..more
Compound name composed of the elements Uma(Parvati, wife of ..more
Avadhuta means 'ascetic who has renounced all worldly attach..more
Is a name of Krishna. Who is the eighth and principal avatar..more
Angara is an ancient Sanskrit word which literally means bur..more
Uddharsa is a masculine in Sanskrit means pleased, glad, hap..more
Ganaki is feminine of Sanskrit name Ganak means one who calc..more
The girl name Vaishali is derived from Sanskrit. It means "t..more
http://www.pitarau.com/ is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to Amazon. Clicking on an Amazon link from http://www.pitarau.com/ does not increase the cost of any item you purchase.