Yadav यादव

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  • 3 syllables and 5 letters
  • pronounced as y_a/dav
  • Hindi (Sanskrit) यादव

Yadav name meaning

Literal meaning of Yadav:

In northern states of India Hindu (usually Ahir) name is from Sanskrit name Yadu. Yadav or Yadava are descendants ‘of Yadu’.. Yadu was a legendary Hindu king, believed to be an ancestor of the god Krishna, who for this reason is sometimes referred to as Yadava. Since Krishna is said to have been brought up among Ahirs, who were herdsmen, the surname Yadav is popular among them. In Maharashtra, this name is found among the Marathas.

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  • Yadav Prasad Pant was a prominent Nepalese economist and politician.

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