Vachan वचन

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

Vachan meaning: Expressing

Vachan name meaning

Literal meaning of Vachan:

Vachan (Sanskrit वचन) is ancient name of Sanskrit origin which means promise or vow. Vachan is also used for expressing or speaking.

Intended meaning of Vachan:

Reference of Vachan is found in Epics like Riga Veda in which this name refers to a speaker or eloquent. This name also founds mention in Riga Veda Pratishakhya (ऋग्-वेद-प्रातिशाख्य) where Vachan is used for an announcement or something being pronounced.
Mention of Vachan is also found in Katyayan-Shraut-Sutra (कात्यायन-श्रौत-सूत्र), Panini (पाणिनि) and Sarva-Darshan-Sangrah (सर्वदर्शन-संग्रह) where it signifies indicating, expressing or mentioning. Vachan also founds to be referred in Pratishakhya (प्रातिशाख्य) in which this name denotes pronunciation.
As per mentioned in the Mahabharata, Vachan means advice, instruction, direction, order and command too.

Popularity of Vachan

US Popularity Trend for Vachan

Vachan is not a famous name in the USA. As it is shown in the chart, Vachan is used by a mere 5 people in USA as the name of their children. Vachan is a somewhat popular name in India.

Vachan is unique, short and sweet name, which is easy to pronounce for non Indians too.

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More about Vachan

  • Vachan is a 1955 Indian Bollywood film.
  • Vachan is a 1938 costume drama Hindi film.

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Vacha वाचा

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