Kumar - Meaning of Kumar

What does Kumar mean?

[ 2 syll. ku-mar, kum-ar ] The baby boy name Kumar is pronounced KuwMAA-R †. Kumar has its origins in the Sanskrit language and it is used largely in Indian. Kumar's meaning is 'a son'.

See also the related categories, son (heir) and sanskrit.

Kumar is not widely used as a baby name for boys. It is not listed within the top 1000 names.

Baby names that sound like Kumar include Kasimir (Basque, German, and Scandinavian), Kazimír (Czech, Hungarian, and Slavic), Kazmer (Hungarian), Kazmér (Hungarian), Kenner, Konner, Konnor (English), Konur (Scandinavian), Camrey, Camri, Camry, Cashmere, Casmir (English), Casmire, Conaire (Irish), Conar, Coner, Conir, Connar, and Conner (English).

† English pronunciation for Kumar: K as in "key (K.IY)" ; UW as in "two (T.UW)" ; M as in "me (M.IY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)"

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