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Shankar - Meaning of Shankar

What does Shankar mean?

[ 2 syll. (s)han-kar, sh-ank-ar ] The baby boy name Shankar is pronounced as -SHaeNKaaR †. Shankar is largely used in Indian and it is derived from Sanskrit origins. Shankar is of the meaning bliss maker.

Shankar is a variant transcription of the name Shankara (Indian).

The name Sankar (Indian) is a variant transcription of Shankar.

See also the related category sanskrit.

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

Baby names that sound like Shankar include Sankar, Senghor, Sengor, Singer, Sanaka, Sanjiro, Sanjyro, Sankara, Seneshwara, Shankara, Shinichiro, and Censurio.

† English pronunciation for Shankar: SH as in "she (SH.IY)" ; AE as in "at (AE.T)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; K as in "key (K.IY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)"


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