Vishakh विशाख

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  • Unique name
  • 3 syllables and 7 letters
  • pronounced as vizAkha
  • Hindi (Sanskrit) विशाख

Vishakh meaning: Branched

Vishakh name meaning

Literal meaning of Vishakh:

Sanskrit word Vishakh (Sanskrit विशाख) literally means branches or branched. Vishakh also means fork or stars.

Intended meaning of Vishakh:

Mention of Vishakh is found in Harivansh (हरिवंश) in which this word means branch-less. Mention of this name is also found in Arthav Veda (अथर्व वेद), Taittriya-Sanhita (तैत्तिरीय-संहिता) and Grihaya-Sutra (गृह्य-सूत्र) with meanings like branched or forked. Reference of Vishakh is also found in the writings of Panini (पाणिनि) where Vishakh refers to a person born under the constellation Vishakh (विशाखा).
Vishakh was a manifestation of Skanda who was born of his body as per mentioned in Harivansh Purana. Reference of Vishakh found in the Mahabharata, used as a hermit in the palace of Indra, born under the Visakha constellation and another name for Lord Shiva as youthful who helped Indra.

Popularity of Vishakh

Vishakh is a somewhat popular name in India. Vishakh is used by less than 175 people in India, according to Social media records. Vishakh is not a popular name in the USA.

Vishakh is the Sanskrit word used as a boy name similar to a girl name Vishakha, which is very popular name.

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