Vishwajeet (Sanskrit विश्वजित) literally means conqueror of the world.
Vishwajeet is made up of vishwa means 'universe' and jeet means 'victory'. Vishwajeet is found to be referred in the Bhagvat-Puran (भागवत-पुराण), Riga Veda (ऋग्-वेद) and Arthav Veda (अथर्व वेद) with meanings like all-conquering or all-subduing.
Mention of Vishwajeet is also found in Mahabharata (महाभारत) where Vishwajeet is a particular form of fire and name of a Danav. Reference of Vishwajeet is also found in the writings of Sir Horace H. Wilson where this word cord or noose. This name is also referenced in Purans in which Vishwajeet is name of several people.
Vishwajeet is a pretty popular name in India. As per social media records, Vishwajeet is used by more than 750 people in India as the name of their kids. Vishwajeet is not a popular name in the USA.
The name is particularly popular among Bengali Brahmins and Kayasthas, interpreted as one who has 'attained all knowledge'.
In our opinion, Vishwajeet is common name with good meaning and mythological reference, but it is long (with 4 syllables) and little old style too.
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