Vikat विकट

  • Suitable for Boy
  • Unique name
  • Easy to pronounce
  • 3 syllables and 5 letters
  • pronounced as vikaTa
  • Hindi (Sanskrit) विकट

Vikat meaning: Huge

Vikat name meaning

Literal meaning of Vikat:

Sanskrit boy name Vikat (Sanskrit विकट) literally refers huge, large, great, terrible, ugly or dreadful.

Intended meaning of Vikat:

Mention of the Sanskrit name Vikat is found in Monier Williams' Sanskrit-English Dictionary in which this word refers to having no mat, without a mat, and also obscure or obsolete. Rig Veda (ऋग् वेद) has used Vikat (विकट) in their works to refer having an unusual size or aspect, horrible, dreadful, monstrous, huge, large, great.
Mention of the Sanskrit name Vikat is found in the Ramayana (रामायण) in which this word refers to unusually handsome. Vikat finds reference in Mahabharata (महाभारत) in which Vikat is the name of a son of Dhruta-Rastra (धृत-राष्ट्र).
Reference of Vikat is also found in thousand names of Lord Ganesha, where Vikat is another name of Lord Ganesha as he is with a huge body, which is symbolic of physical energies.

Popularity of Vikat

The name Vikat is not popular in USA as indicated by the absence of the chart. According to Social media Popularity count, Vikat has 13 counts, so you can see that it is not too popular. Another way the name is spelt as Vikata and this spelling seems to be even less popular with only 2 counts.

In our opinion, Vikat is sweet and unique name. Vikat is a very good name from the Sanskrit origin with good meaning attached to it. It has mythological significance also.

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More about Vikat

  • Tenali Ramakrishna, who was known as Vikatakavi is a Telugu poet who hails from the present-day Andhra Pradesh region.

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Vika विका Viku विकु

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