Boy Names of Sanskrit language or origin
Sanskrit names for baby boys, with 4010 entries. As one of the oldest Indo-European languages with a written form and the liturgical language of Hinduism, it’s no surprise that Sanskrit is closely associated with religion. Many Sanskrit names reflect the divine themes of light and darkness, good and evil.
Sanskrit names are somewhat popular baby names for boys. The names have been increasing in popularity since the 1970s. At the modest height of their usage in 2018, 0.129% of baby boys were given Sanskrit names. There were 5 Sanskrit names ranked within the top 1000 baby names then. In 2018, within all Sanskrit names, the English Amari was the most commonly used, with a ranking of #268 and a usage of 0.068%.