Rare Sanskrit Baby Boy Names: Short and Trendy


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Baby Boy Names: Sanskrit Originated Uncommon Names

Most of the Hindu names are originated from the ancient language Sanskrit. The language reflects the true essence of India and its culture.
I started listing baby names last year and developed a deep interest in the Sanskrit names.
I refer only Sanskrit Dictionaries and Sahasranam so all of the Sanskrit origin names listed on this blog are meaningful and origin-verified also short, easy to pronounce.
Since my first list, I have been helping numerous parents find rare and trendy Sanskrit names for the Indian babies.

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Here, in this list, I have mentioned only selected beautiful Sanskrit names for baby boys

Selected Short Uncommon Sanskrit Baby Boy Names


Aakanksh is a Hindu name of Sanskrit origin which belongs to Mesh Rashi. The name means hope, desire or expectation.


Aarsh is a trendy and unique Sanskrit origin name with a spiritual significance. The name can be associated with a pure or majestic ancestry. The name signifies a Rishi’s chants from the Vedas or a crown.


The name can also be spelled as Arul. In an unknown origin it means a person who has the blessings or grace of God. In Sanskrit, the name means water.


Parents often want their baby to be perfect and flawless. The name signifies a person who is not confused, clear in his thoughts and doesn’t make errors.


It’s a short and uncommon Sanskrit origin name. The name can be associated with steady and strong mountains. Achal is also referred to Hindu Gods for their attribute of being steady and strong.


Adi/Ad – Prefixed names like Aditya, Adwait, Advik are loved by Indians but most of them are common. Adish a rare and positive Indian baby Sanskrit name. The name refers to an intention, motive or sign. The name can also be associated with superiority, wisdom or intelligence.


A baby passing all the exams in his life with flying colors is a dream of every parent. The name perfectly goes with such an optimistic dream. Agriya means first, best or supreme. Also, the first-born baby can be named as Agriya.


In Sanskrit, Ang means body. The name Angak refers to a body or son. It’s a beautiful and positive Indian baby boy name.


Anirvan is a powerful Sanskrit origin name which means someone who can’t be defeated, killed or unextinguished. The name also refers to the eternal flame.


Ayudh means weapon in Sanskrit or something used in the wars. The name Ayudhik signifies a warrior or soldier. It’s a positive and brave name.


The name literally means a partner or friend or a master who teaches the skills. The name also refers to Moon, Sun and Fire. Bharan means something precious like jewels.


Dev means God or Godly and Arsh means divine or majestic. The name Devarsh means a divine gift from God.


Dhishan is a unique Indian baby boy name which signifies intelligence or wisdom. The name also means appreciation or praising.


For the modern parents who want a trendy name for their little one, keeping the baby close to the traditional roots, the name is apt. Evaan means God is gracious in foreign origin. It also signifies Earth as the word Eva in Sanskrit refers to Earth or something which bestows with life (life-giver).


The name Heshas is linked to speed or pace. The name signifies fire or something with a great speed/quick. A similar name Hesha means complete.


It’s a modern and meaning Hindu baby boy name. The name means a divine power, or strength. Ish means God and hence the name can be associated with Lord Rama or Lord Ganesha. The name also signifies freshness.


You may doubt the origin of the name but it’s a unique Sanskrit origin Indian baby boy name. Kenip means a sage or someone who does meditation and has a pure soul.


Mahi means Earth in Sanskrit. The name Mahin signifies the ruler of earth or a regal person. The name also means cheerful or something which causes delight.


The name can be associated with a person who is wise or skilful or mastered a specific art form. A master of spiritual Vedic mantras can also be called as Manuh.


It’s a stylish boy name which means rule in Sanskrit. The name also means contribution of God and has multiple origins like Russian, Sanskrit and Polish.


Pakshi means birds with wings in Sanskrit. The name Pakshin is also associated with the birds and literally means someone winged. If taken metaphorically, a person who has dreams and passion to fly high deserves this name.


The name has mythological significance. Literally, the name means brilliant or rich. In Hindu mythology, Revat was the king of Kusasthali and his son was Raivat. The name also means cloud.


Rebh is a very uncommon boy name in India. The name signifies melody, peace and purity. A singer of prise can also be called as Rebh.


Rupin refers to the aesthetic beauty. A person who has an alluring body or who is the processor of exemplary beauty or charm can be called as Rupin. The names like Roopinder, Roop and Roopa also mean the same.


The name Samich generally refers to an ocean. It’s a very meaningful and positive name. The name sounds similar to the name Samichin which means appropriate.


A person with leadership quality or ruling/commanding capability is called Shaast in Sanskrit.


The name Shriyam refers to Lord Vishnu. Shree means Goddess Lakshmi, the consort of the preserver God and the part of the Trinity.


The name Talav is linked to melody or music. The name goes well with a creative or artistic personality. Talav means music of flute in Sanskrit.


Tarush means tiny plants in Sanskrit but there is another positive side of the name. The name also refers to a leader, a conqueror or a ruler. Someone who is superior or eminent in his field is also called Tarush.


Tunav is a musical name. It means flute in Sanskrit. A person who has a deep inclination towards music or musical instruments can be called as Tunav.


The word Vandana means to worship, praise or salute in Sanskrit. The name Vandit refers to the person to whom the salute has been done or for whom the worship or praising has been done.


The name Varya belongs to Indian as well as Russian origins. It’s a Vrushabh Rashi name which literally means Eminent and Chief or Best of. The name also refers to God of love or the supreme person.


The name Viranch has a divine connection. The name refers to the trinity God Brahma, who has created the whole universe. Something which is related to the heaven can also be called as Viranch.


Vyom means sky in Sanskrit. Parents want to see their children create milestones in their career and reach the sky-high levels of success. This name is apt for ambitious babies.


Yug means an era in Sanskrit. The name Yugay also refers to Lord Rama. The name can be heard in the Mantra – Om Yugay Namah!

The Sanskrit language is the flag bearer of Hindu culture. The language is not just important because most of the Hindu names are originated from it but also because a huge part of the world follows the language and the Sanskrit baby names are quite trending nowadays. You can choose a meaningful and rare Sanskrit baby name from the above-mentioned list and keep your baby allied with his roots.
Most of the Indian baby names lists on my blog are Sanskrit Origin baby names list

Check these lists also

1. Unique and Trendy Hindu Baby boy names
2. Unique Indian Baby boy names


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  1. These are really very rare, only two of these are known to me, the name “Vyom” is my favorite because of the science fiction TV serial “Captain Vyom” was my fav show during my childhood days.

  2. Pingback: Rare Sanskrit Baby Boy Names Starting With A | GoMama 24/7

  3. how to pronounce Aarsh ? is it Arsh or Aarsh? Please suggest more such rare sanskrit names starting with A for baby boy

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