Vatsa वत्सवत्सा

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  • 2 syllables and 5 letters
  • pronounced as vatsa
  • Hindi (Sanskrit) वत्सवत्सा

Vatsa meaning: Dear Child

Vatsa name meaning

Literal meaning of Vatsa:

Ancient Sanskrit name Vatsa (वत्स) literally means child or young one. Vatsa also refers to boy, son or daughter.

Intended meaning of Vatsa:

Reference of Vatsa is found in Riga Veda in which this word refers to a calf or the young of any animal. Vatsa are also used here as the expression my dear child.
Mention of Vatsa is also found in Panch-Vinsh-Brahman (पञ्च-विंश-ब्राह्मण) and Shankhayan-Shraut-Sutra (शाङ्खायन-श्रौत-सूत्र) in which this is the name of a descendant of Kanva (कण्व).
Vatsa also founds to be mentioned in the Mahabharata and Harivansh (हरिवंश) where this name refers to a son of Pratardan (प्रतर्दन). Also Vatsa was a name of a son of Senajit (सेन-जित्) as per Harivansh (हरिवंश). Vatsa was a son of Aksamala and a son of Uruksepa as per Puranas.

Popularity of Vatsa

Vatsa is not at all a popular name in either of the countries. Vatsa is used by some people in India as the name of their babies.

In our opinion Vatsa is a short, sweet and stylish name. Vets have a nice meaning attached to it. Vatsa also has some sort of mythological significance attached to it.

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More about Vatsa

  • Vatsa was one of the sixteen Mahajanapadas (great kingdoms) of Uttarapatha of ancient India.

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