Om - Meaning of Om

What does Om mean?

[ 1 syll. om ] The baby boy name Om is also used as a girl name. It is pronounced as OW-M †. Om is used chiefly in the Indian language, and its origin is Sanskrit and Hebrew. Sanskrit origin: The name is derived from the Sanskrit element 'om', which is also written and intoned as 'aum' in reference to the three stages of life: birth, life, and death. Hindus also regard 'om' as a sacred syllable that represents all the sounds that the human voice can make, and that it invokes the names of the gods Vishnu, Shiva and Brahma.

In addition, Om is a short form of the name Omri (English and Hebrew).

See also the related form, Omkara (Indian).

See also the related categories, brahma (king), life, death, gods, sacred (holy), sanskrit, element, hebrew, and voice.

Om is rarely used as a baby name for boys. It is not listed in the top 1000 names.

Baby names that sound like Om include On, Owaen, Ohin, Ohine, Omen, Omi, Omni, Omy, Onan, Onann, Oni, Owaene, Owain, Owaine, Owane, Owayn, Owayne, Owein, Oweine, and Owenn.

† English pronunciation for Om: OW as in "oak (OW.K)" ; M as in "me (M.IY)"



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