Vineet विनीत

  • Suitable for Boy
  • Easy to pronounce
  • 3 syllables and 6 letters
  • pronounced as vinIta
  • Hindi (Sanskrit) विनीत

Vineet meaning: Modest

Vineet name meaning

Literal meaning of Vineet:

Vineet (विनीत) is an ancient name of Sanskrit origin which literally means polite, modest, educated or handsome.

Intended meaning of Vineet:

Mention of Vineet is found in Ramayan with meanings like versed in, stretched and extended.
Vineet founds reference in Manu-Smiriti (मनु-स्मृति) and Mahabharata where this word means Trained, educated, tamed, well-behaved, humble or modest. This word is also mentioned in Yagyavalakya (याज्ञवल्क्य) in which Vineet refers to getting acquainted or familiar with.
Reference of Vineet is also found in the writings of Sir Horace H. Wilson where this name denotes a lovely person or a handsome one. Also, as per Vishnu Purana, Vineet was a name of a son of Pulastya (पुलस्त्य).

Popularity of Vineet

US Popularity Trend for Vineet

Vineet is a highly popular name in India. Vineet is a popular name in the USA. It has been used by 4 - 15 people per year as the name of their children during a period from the year 1974 to 2009.

Vineet is a nice name with a nice meaning attached to it. It is also a sweet, short and stylish name.

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More about Vineet

  • Vineet Raina is an Indian Bollywood film and television actor.
  • Vineet Anil Kulkarni is an Indian cricket umpire.
  • Vineet Singh is a Bollywood playback singer.
  • Vineet Kumar is an Indian film actor.
  • Vineet Nayyar is an Indian businessperson, IT executive, CEO, Vice Chairman and Managing Director of Tech Mahindra and the chairman of Mahindra Satyam.
  • Vineet Jain is the current Managing director of India's largest media group, Bennett, Coleman & Co. Ltd., parent company of The Times of India and other large newspapers.
  • Vineet Kumar Singh is an Indian film actor.
  • Vineet Joshi is the chairman and secretary of the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE).
  • Vineet Narain is a prominent Indian journalist, anti-corruption activist and conservator of heritage.
  • Vineet Ashokkumar Saxena is an Indian cricketer who plays for Rajasthan in domestic cricket.

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Vinu विनु

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