Home: Hindu Baby Names

Boys' Names

  A B C D E F G H  
  I J K L M N O P  
  Q R S T U V W X  
        Y Z        

Girls' Names

  A B C D E F G H  
  I J K L M N O P  
  Q R S T U V W X  
        Y Z        

Books

Links

Dharmic Religions
Download Indian Cookbooks
Hindu eBooks
Hinduism
India Travel Information
Indian Recipe eBooks
Indian Recipes
Sri Lanka Travel Information
Vedic Astrology
 
 














































 
Hindu Baby Names
Hindu Baby Names   >   Boys' Names   >   S   >   Subramanya

   
 

Subramanya Meaning and Facts


Subramanya is an Indian boy's name.

Name Subramanya
Gender Boy
Meanings 1. Lord Murugan
2. Lord Shiva's son

Names With Similar Meanings


Subramanya means "Lord Murugan". Other boy's names with similar meanings include: Subramanya means "Lord Shiva's son". Other boy's names with similar meanings include:

Similar Sounding Names


Similar sounding boy's names to "Subramanya" include:

Famous People Called Subramanya


Here are some famous people who are called Subramanya:

Subramanya Facts


Subramanya means "Lord Murugan".

Click on image to buy from Amazon
  • In Hinduism, Lord Murugan, also known as Karttikeya, and sometimes as Subrahmanya, is the God of War and Victory.

  • Tamils also refer to Lord Murugan as Thamizh Kadavul, which means God of Tamils.

  • Murugan is particularly worshipped in areas with Tamil influences such as South India, Malaysia, Mauritius, Singapore, and, of course, Sri Lanka.

  • Lord Murugan is depicted mounted on a peacock and armed with a divine spear (Vel). Sometimes additional weapons are also shown (sword, mace, discus, and bow), each with symbolic meaning. Murugan is also shown with six heads, which represent the six siddhis (magical powers) granted to yogis through the process of spiritual development.



Related Links Still struggling to choose a name for your child? Check out our selection of Indian baby name books.


Your Comments

Please share your comments on this page.

   

 
 
 
 
 
 
Information about names, including meanings, is intended to be correct but there may be errors. Readers are advised to check information on this website before using it. The owners/operators of this website take no position on religious issues or controversies, and urges understanding, tolerance and mutual respect between peoples of all faiths and of no faith.

Copyright © 2007-2022, Answers 2000 Limited

CERTAIN CONTENT THAT APPEARS ON THIS SITE COMES FROM AMAZON SERVICES LLC. THIS CONTENT IS PROVIDED 'AS IS' AND IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE OR REMOVAL AT ANY TIME.
CERTAIN CONTENT THAT APPEARS ON THIS SITE,COMES FROM AMAZON EU S. r.l. THIS CONTENT IS PROVIDED 'AS IS' AND IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE OR REMOVAL AT ANY TIME.

Disclosure: Our company's websites' content (including this website's content) includes advertisements for our own company's websites, products, and services, and for other organization's websites, products, and services. In the case of links to other organization's websites, our company may receive a payment, (1) if you purchase products or services, or (2) if you sign-up for third party offers, after following links from this website. Unless specifically otherwise stated, information about other organization's products and services, is based on information provided by that organization, the product/service vendor, and/or publicly available information - and should not be taken to mean that we have used the product/service in question. Additionally, our company's websites contain some adverts which we are paid to display, but whose content is not selected by us, such as Google AdSense ads. For more detailed information, please see Advertising/Endorsements Disclosures

Our sites use cookies, some of which may already be set on your computer. Use of our site constitutes consent for this. For details, please see Privacy.

Click privacy for information about our company's privacy, data collection and data retention policies, and your rights.

Contact Us   Privacy   Terms of Use   Advertising/Endorsements Disclosures

In Association With Amazon.com
Answers 2000 Limited is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to Amazon.com.
In Association With Amazon.co.uk
Answers 2000 Limited is a participant in the Amazon EU Associates Programme, an affiliate advertising programme designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to Amazon.co.uk.
As an Amazon Associate, our company earns from qualifying purchases. Amazon, the Amazon logo, Endless, and the Endless logo are trademarks of Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates.


All trademarks are property of their respective owners.
All third party content and adverts are copyright of their respective owners.