300+ Unique & Popular Indian Baby Names with Meaning

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Choose Unique Indian Baby Names for your Bundle-of-joy

The joy of bringing a new life on earth is simply hard to describe in words. However, this joy comes with immense responsibility that every new parent has to fulfil in order to enjoy parenthood in the true sense. The first and foremost responsibility of a parent is to name their new bundle-of-joy. There is an extensive list of popular baby names easily available online but the urge of keeping a unique baby name makes every Indian parent keep on searching and browsing extensive baby names lists. There are some rules that are followed while naming the child in every caste and religion but with the changing time people have become conscious to provide their child with a unique and meaningful name, as the name they select will have an impact on the child.
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Earlier people used to name their child with the name of deities, thinking that their child will bear some of their good and ideal qualities. With a great number of people selecting such names, soon these names became so common that such names were heard in almost each and every home. However, with times things started to change and people were interested in a meaningful and fascinating name that not only have wonderful meaning but were also short and simple to call. As a parent, one should never casually name their child but carry out a little bit of research and should also browse through some popular websites that provide lists of unique and popular Indian baby names that are hard to find anywhere else.

151 Unique Names for Baby Boys

AaryanAncient, Of Long Ago, Prehistoric, Warrior, Fighter, Speedy, Rapid,
AahanSunrise, Strength, Morning Glory, First Ray Of Light,
AaravPeaceful, Ray, Beam, Glimmerpeaceful, Music, Hope
AarushCalm, Serene, Equable, Red, Scarlet, Flame, Brilliant,
Aayush Stage Of Life, Guy, Blessing, Protection, Benedictionage, Long Lived,
AnvitRelation, Connection, Interdependence Of, Leader, Chief
AarshBright, Shining, Sparkling, Hero, Honesty, Truthbright
AtharvLord Ganesh, Name Of A Ved, Name Of A Rishi Married To Santi
AdyantUnique, Expensive, Unequalled, Unbeaten
AkrantForce, Strength, Vigour, Power, Ability
ArjunFair, Impartial, Pure, Brilliant, Gifted
AaaqilAaaqil One Who Is Wise And Intelligent
ArnavOcean, Sea, Star, Heliosocean, Wave
AayanGift Of God, The One Who
BhavinLivelihood, Winner, Victor
BhaskerSun, Skilled Person; Bright And Radiant,
BharathClever, Intelligent, Talented,
BhaveshLord Of Sentiment, Lord Of Existence, Lord Of The Universe
ChethanIntelligence, Intellectual Capacity, Braininess, Perceiption, Vigour
ChitranshArtist, Creator, Someone Who Has Immense Talent In Painting
DibyanshPart Of The God, Part Of The Divine Light
DanishMerciful, Forgiving, Intelligence
DakshyaCleverness, Intelligence, Precocity, Honesty
DevashishBenediction Of God, Pleased By The Gods
DaivaBy the grace of God.
DevakGod or divine entity.
DivitSomeone who has conquered death
EshanLord Shiva- Hindu
EklavyaStudent Who Learned Bow By Watching
EshaanDesiring And Wishing
FalakThe Sky
GaganThe Sky, Heaven
GauravHonor, Integrity, Virtue, Pride
GritikMountain, Peak, Range, Hill, High
GeethSong, Air, Lay, Poem
GarvitProud, Pleased, Pleasing, Garv
GargName of a saint, bull
HarshitBeautiful, Attractive, Lovely
HiteshLord Of Goodness-Hindu Lord Venkateshwara
HritikName Of A Sage, From The Heart
HanshikSwan, Swan; One Of The Many Names Of Lord Shiva
HardikJoy, Happy
IvanRuler, Leader, Overlord, Royal
IshaanRuler, Leader, Overlord
IshirAnother Name For Agni
InaHindu Lord Surya
IleshHindu Lord Of Earth
JaideepVictory to the light
JaikirtiGlory of victory
JayantVictorious, Hindu Lord Vishnu
KrithvikJoyful, Cheerful, Jubilant, Glad, Pleased
KritikHindu-Son Of Lord Shiva, Lord Murugan, Well Starred
KrishavHindu-Lord Krishna And Lord Shiva
KarthikHindu-Lord Murugan, One Who Bestows Courage
KhavishHindu-King Of Poets, Other Name Of Lord Ganesh
KunalLotus, Golden, Gold-Coloured,
KiaanAncient, king
LakshAim, Target, Goal, Sign
LokeshKing of World
LakshitDistinguished, regarded
LalitBeautiful, Desirable, Voluptuous, Gentle
MivaanSunrays of God
MadhavAnother name of Lord Krishna, Sweet like Honey
MohitEnsnarled by beauty, Attracted, Infatuated, Bewildered
MikaCool, Sweet, Intelligent
MaanavMan, Youth, Relating to Manu, Humankind, Human being, Pearl, Treasure human being
MonishLord of mind, Attractive
MitraFriend or someone who is close to the heart.
NikhilWhole, Perfect, Complete, Entire
NiteshGod of law, One well versed in law, Follower of the correct way
NishantThe Moon, Dawn, Peace, Pleasant early morning, Daybreak
NiravQuiet, Calm, Without sound, Silent
NaadirFresh, Dear, Rare, Pinnacle
NirajLotus flower, Pure, Free from attachment
OwaisiMuslim-Brave, Gifted talented
OmkarThe sound of the sacred syllable, One who has the form of Om
OmparkashBrightness, Brightness; Radiance Of Divinity; Divine Luminance; Sacred Light
OjasShine, Full of Light, Body
OpeshSupport, Pillar
OjasviViGorous, Powerful, Strong, Brave
ParthKing, Arjun
PriyanshLovable part of someone
ParavName of a sage
PunitPure or holy
PriyanshuFirst Ray of The Sunlight
PankajLotus flower, Another name for Brahma
QaadirAble, Powerful
QamrunThe Moon
QamaruddinMoon Of The Religion, Moon Of The Faith
QasifDiscover, Find, Run Down
QabirA Grand, Great Man
RohanA river in paradise, Ascending, Blossom, Rising
RihaanGods chosen one, Destroyer of enemies
RishavMorality, Superior, Excellent
RohitRed, The Sun, Jewellery, A rainbow
RishabhMorality, Superior, Excellent, A musical note, Bull
RiteshLord of seasons, Lord of truth
RaviDelighted, Satisfied, Hope, Expectation, Wish, The Sun
RidhaanSomeone who is in search of something
ShubhamGood, Auspicious
SaahilSea shore, Guide, Shore, Bank
SunilDark blue, Sapphire, Blue stone
ShamiFire, Name of a tree, Work
SaatvikVirtuous, Lord Krishna, Worthy, Important, Pure, Good
ShaanPride, Peaceful
SanchitCollected, Gathered
TejLight, Lustrous, Power, Brilliance
TarunConnection, Young, Youth, Ageless, Gentle
TarikMethod, Way, Mode, Manner, Morning star
TaimurBrave strong, A famous king, Iron
TusharIce, Snow, Fine drops of water
UdayTo rise, Blue lotus
UmangEnthusiasm, Joy, Zeal, Aspiration, Ambition
UtkarshProsperity or awakening or high quality, Advancement – to rise
UjwalSplendorous, Lit, Brilliant, Attractive
UsmanTrust worthy friend
UmarahOld Arabic name, Habitation
VaibhavRichness, Power, Eminence
ViraajBiggest in universe, The Sun or the king, Resplendent
VibhuAll pervading
ViyaanArtist, Special knowledge
ViratMassive, Very big, Giant proportioned, Majestic
VinayGood manners, Decency, Restraint
WasanIdol, Song of praise
WedantThe scriptures, Vedic method of self realization, Knower of the Vedas, Theology, Absolute truth
WasimGraceful, Good looking
WarisHeir, Inheritor, Successor
WaqaarSelf-respect, Majesty, Veneration
WasifFull of qualities, Expansionist, Vast
XolaniPeace; Tree
YashVictory, Glory, Success, Celebrity
YuvanYouthful, Young, Healthy, The Moon
YakshitWho is made forever, Permanent, God
YogiDevotee, Ascetic, Meditative, Religious
YaqubRuby, Precious stone
YogeshGod of Yoga
YuhaanFreed salve of Zubair
YasinFamous and Wealthy; Rich; Protector of Fame
YuvrajPrince; A Prince; Heir Apparent; A Prince of World
YashrajKing of Fame
YogarajLord of Meditation
ZaidGrowth, Super abundance
ZihanBrightness, Whiteness, Drought
ZuhairBlooming, Shining, Clear
ZishanPerson who Stay with style, Peaceful
ZubairCounsels, Brings together
ZaheerBright, Shining, Sparkling, Luminous

151 Unique Names for Baby Girls

AabhaGlow, Luster, Shine
AvniThe earth
AmishaBeautiful, Without decept, Pure, Truthful
AarushiDawn, Red Sky in the early morning, First rays of the Sun
AnkitaConquered, A signet, Symbol, With auspicious marks
AditiMother of the gods, Liberty, Perfection, Creativity
AnshikaMinute particle, Beautiful
AyatMany signs & proofs, Verses in the Quran, Royal
AkanshaWish, Desire
AsifaJust, Equitable
BhavyaGrand, Splendid, Virtuous, Composed, Beautiful, Brilliant
BhavanaAffection, Feeling, Imagination, Direct knowledge, Sentiment
BhumikaEarth, Base
BegumHonorific title, Queen
BarkhaRain, Life giving
BinduDrop of water, Point
BipashaA river, Limitless, A river now known as the beas
ChandaThe Moon
ChayaShadow, Shade, Reflection
CharithaGood, One having a very clean character, Warm hearted
ChitraPainting, Picture, A Nakshatra, Brilliant, Illustrious
CharuBeautiful; Attractive; Pleasing
ChahakLover; Voice of Sweet Bird
DeekshaInitiation, Sacrifice, Preparation for ceremony
DivyaDivine luster, Charming, Beautiful, Divine
DeepaliCollection of lamps, Row of lamps
DeekshitaInitiation, Prepared
DeepshikhaFlame, Lamp
EshitaOne who desires, Desired, One who seeks, Desirous
EiliyahThe beautiful one to grow in peace and Love with God
EilaThe Earth; Daughter of Manu; Variant of Evelyn
EktaaUnity; Beauty
EvanaQueen; Beautiful; Peaceful; God is Gracious
EknoorOne Light; Light of God
FaizaVictorious, Winner, Gain
FidaRedemption or sacrifice
FalaqBreak of dawn, The Sky, Breeze
FarahJoy, Happiness, Excitement
FoziaForehead, Intelligence
GeetaHoly book of the hindus, Song, Poem, The bhagvad Gita
GauthamiRiver Godavari, One who enlightens, One who removes darkness, Another name for Durga
GauharDiamond, Precious stone
GulnazCute like a flower
GourviHonour; Proud; Pride; Respect
HenaMehndi, Fragrance
HarshaJoy, Delight, Happiness, Excitement
IshikaAn arrow, Dart, One who achieves, Paint brush, Daughter of God
IshitaMastery, Wealth, Superior, Desired, Eminence
IqraStudy, Read (Celebrity Name: Sanjay Dutt)
IkshithaVisible, Beheld
IndumaThe Moon
IsmitaLover of God, Friend of God
JaanviGanga – the river, As precious as your life
JeevaLife, Immortal
JiyanaGod is gracious, Strength
JahidaAbstinent, Helps the vulnerable
JahnaviRiver Ganga
JagritiVigilance, Awareness
KaavyaPoetry in motion, Poem, Laden with sentiment, Worth, Learning
KhusheeHappiness, Smile, Delight
KhairaCharitable, Good
KamyaBeautiful, Lovable, Assiduous, Successful
KinaraRiver banks
KanikaAn atom, Small, Girl
KaminiDesirable, Beautiful, Affectionate, A beautiful woman
KimayaMiracle, Divine
LizaJoy, Devoted to God
LithikaCute and perfect
LakshitaDistinguished, Regarded
LavyaRenowned for his devotion to his Guru
LafizaAs Deep as a sea
MairaBeloved, Favorable, Admirable, Marvellous
MadhuHoney, Sweet, Nectar, Charming
MadhaviA creeper with beautiful flowers, Springtime
ManviGirl with humanity, One who poses all best qualities
MonikaCounsel, Advisor, Solitary
MeenalPrecious gem, Stone
NaavyaWorth praising, Young, Praiseworthy
NancyFavor, Grace
NainshiBeautiful Like Eyes
NaazPride, Elegance, Young, Gentle, Coquetry
NaziahCompanion, Friend
OysheeDivine, Rose
OmanaA woman
PeehuShe is great, Sweet sound, Pea-hen
PriyanshiLovable, Dear, Loving
PoorvaEarlier, One, Elder, East
PriyankaBeautiful, Lovable act, Symbol, Body
PakizaPure, Chaste, Polite, Nice
QiratBeautiful recitation
QasimaBeautiful woman, Distributor, Divider
QamraMoonlight, Moonlit, Bright
RiyaRich or from hadria, Gem, Goddess Lakshmi, Graceful, Singer
RichaHymn, The writing of the Vedas, The collected body of the Vedas, Brilliance
RishikaSilken, Saintly, Pious, Learned
RiddhiGood fortune, Prosperity, Wealth, Success, Superiority
RaaidaExplorer, Guide, Leader
RushaliBright girl
SaachiBeloved, Grace, Truth, Following, Companion, Another name for Agni
SaaraPrincess, Noble lady, Precious, Pure, Excellent, Sweet smelling
ShuchiPure, Bright, Holy, Worthy
SheenaGods gift, Ankle bells, Brightness, Gaelic
ShubhiGood luck, Auspicious
ShamaFlame, Peaceful, Lamp, An Apsara or celestial nymph
TejalLustrous, Energetic, Gifted, Brilliant
TanishaFairy queen, Ambition, Goddess of physique
TabishHeaven, Strong, Brave, Vigorous, Ocean
TahiraChaste, Pure, Pious, Clean, Holy
UditaOne who has risen
UmaizaBright, Beautiful and soft hearted
UnnatiProgress, High point, Wealth, Success
UpasanaVeneration, Worship, Devotion
UrvashiA celestial maiden, An Angel, Most beautiful of apsaras
UrveenFriend, See also ervin
UrshiaOne who belongs in the skies
VihanaEarly morning
VrustyRainfall, Heavy rain
VinnieQueen of the universe
VrushikaLove of Eye
VaiyushiLoved by everyone and respectful to everyone
WasiqaConfident, Sure, Certain
WafizaFresh air
WaddiaAmicable, Friendly
WarqahPetal of a flower
YashiFamous, Successful
YashikaSuccess, Yash ko prapth karne Wali
YakshaRepresentative of God, A type of a demi God, Protecter of forests
YukthiTrick, Power, Strategy, Solution by logic, By reasoning, Tact, Skill, Argument
YakshitaWonder girl
YaashniLightning; Successor
YutikaMultitude, Flower
ZaaraIn flower, Bright as the dawn, Brilliance, Blossoming flower
ZoyaLife, Rejoicing
ZabeenFair and beautiful
ZanishaDispeller of ignorance, Ruler of humans
ZareenFull of expression and smile, Golden


Mommy’s Magazine – Ideal Platform to find Popular Baby Names

The name is supposed to play a significant role in shaping the character and personality of a child, as it is believed that the meaning of the name has a role to play in shaping the behaviour and personality of the child. Names also give children a connection to their culture and religion, as every religion has a specific set of names for the people to choose accordingly. Giving your child a latest and contemporary name is essential, as children with old and traditional names are usually mocked by friends and peers. Thus, to save your child from embarrassment and shame, parents need to choose some meaningful yet popular baby names that will provide them with immediate recognition among peers. If you are struggling to find some best websites for naming your baby you can visit Mommy’s Magazine, which is a perfect platform to find some unique and popular baby names that you will simply love.


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