Names of boys to choose from (with meanings)

Abhay .... fearless
Abhijat .... noble, wise
Abhijit .... one who is victorious (Abhijeet)
Abhinav .... quite new
Abhishek .... shower of milk/water over an idol
Achintya .... beyond comprehension
Achyuta .... indestructible
Aditya .... sun
Ajatashatru .... without enemies
Ajay .... unconquerable, invincible
Ajit .... unconquerable (Ajeet)
Ajitabh .... one who has conquered the sky
Akash .... sky
Akhilesh .... lord of the universe
Akhilesh .... indestructible, immortal
Akshat .... uninjurable
Alok .... cry of victory
Amal .... bright, clean, pure
Amar .... forever, immortal
Ambar .... sky
Ameya .... boundless, magnanimous
Amish .... honest
Amit .... endless, boundless
Amitabh .... one with boundless splendour
Amitava .... same as Amitabh
Amitesh .... infinite god
Amogh .... unerring
Amol .... priceless, valuable
Amrit .... nectar
Amulya .... priceless
Anand .... bliss
Anant .... infinite
Anantram .... eternal god
Angada .... bracelet, brother of Wali and Sugreev
Anil .... god of wind
Anirudhha .... cooperative
Anish .... supreme
Ankit  .... conquered
Ankur .... sprout
Anoop .... incomparable, the best
Anupam .... incomparable
Anurag .... attachment, devotion, love
Anshul .... radiant
Anshuman .... Sun
Apoorva .... quite new
Arihant .... one who has killed his enemies
Arjun .... peacock
Arnav .... ocean, sea
Arun .... sun
Arvind .... lotus
Ashok .... one without sorrow
Ashwatthama .... fiery tempered
Ashwini .... one of the constallations
Aseem .... boundless, limitless (Asim)
Ashvin .... a cavalier
Atmajyoti .... light of soul
Atul .... matchless
Atulya .... unweighable, incomparable
Avinash .... indestructible
Avanindra .... king of the earth
Avanish .... god of the earth
Badrinath .... Lord of Mt.Badri
Badriprasad .... goft of Badri
Balram .... Krishna's brother
Baldev .... godlike in power
Balaaditya .... young sun
Balachandra .... young moon
Balakrishna .... young krishna
Balamani .... young jewel
Balamohan .... one who is attractive
Balaji .... a name of Vishnu
Bansi .... flute
Bhagirath .... one who brought Ganga on earth
Bhanu .... sun
Bhanuprasad .... gift of sun
Bharat .... India, universal monarch
Bharadwaj .... a lucky bird
Bhaskar .... sun
Bhadrak .... handsome
Bhadraksh .... one with beautiful eyes
Bhavesh .... lord of the world
Bhim .... fearful
Bhupen .... king
Bhupendra .... king of kings
Bhudev .... lord of the earth
Bhushan .... ornament
Bhuvan .... palace, one of the three worlds
Bhuvanesh .... lord of the worlds
Bindusar .... an excellent pearl
Bipin .... forest (Vipin)
Brijmohan .... Krishna
Brijesh .... god of the land of Brij
Buddhadev .... wise person
Chaitanya .... life, knowledge
Chaman .... garden
Chandra .... moon
Chandrahas .... bow of Shiva
Chandrak .... peacock feather
Chandrashekhar .... one who holds moon in his hair knot (Shiva)
Chandresh .... lord of the moon
Chandan .... sandalwood
Chapal .... quick
Charan .... feet
Charanjit .... one who has won over the lord (Charanjeet)
Charudutta .... born of beauty
Chetan .... life
Chidambar .... one whose heart is as big as the sky
Chinmay .... full of knowledge
Chintamani .... philosopher's stone
Chirag .... lamp
Chiranjeev .... longlived
Chitraksh .... beautiful eyed
Chittaranjan .... one who pleases the mind
Chittaswarup .... the supreme spirit
Chittaprasad .... happiness
Darpak .... Kamdev, god of love
Daruka .... deodar tree
Dattatreya .... a son of Atri, a god
Dakshesh .... Shiva
Dayanand .... one who likes being merciful
Deepak .... lamp, kindle
Deepankar .... one who lights lamps
Deependra .... lord of light
Devarsi .... sage of the Devas
Devdas .... servant of god
Devadutt .... gift of god
Devanand .... joy of god
Devraj .... king of gods
Debashish .... pleased by gods
Devesh .... god of gods
Devang .... part of god
Devendra .... king of gods
Devilal .... son of godess
Deviprasad .... gift of godess
Dhananjay .... one who wins wealth
Dhanesh .... lord of wealth
Dharma .... law (religious)
Dharmadev .... lord of law
Dharmesh .... master of religion
Dharmendra .... king of religion
Dhiren .... one who is strong
Dhirendra .... lord of the brave
Dhruv .... pole star
Dhaval .... fair complexioned
Digamber .... nacked
Dilip .... a king, ancestor of Rama
Dinesh .... sun, god of the day
Dinkar .... sun
Divakar .... sun
Divyesh .... sun
Divyendu .... bright moon
Duranjaya .... a heroic son
Durjaya .... difficult to conquer
Ekalinga .... Shiva
Ekanga .... bogyguard
Phalgun .... A month in Hindu Calander
Phanishwar .... king of serpents
Phaninath .... lord of serpents
Phanindra .... king of gods
Phoolendu .... full moon
Gagan .... sky, heaven
Gaganvihari .... one who stays in heaven
Gajanan .... one with elephant face
Gajendra .... elephant king
Ganaraj .... lord of the clan
Gangadhar .... Shiva
Gangadutt .... gift of Ganga
Gaurang .... fair complexioned
Gaurav .... honour, pride, respect
Geet .... song
Girish .... god of mountain
Giriraj .... lord of mountain
Girilal .... son of mountain
Giridhar .... one who holds mountain (Krishna)
Govind .... cowherd
Gopal .... Krishna, cowherd
Gopan .... protection
Gunaratna .... jewel of virtue
Gulab .... rose
Guru .... teacher, master, priest
Gurbachan .... promise of the guru
Gurdeep .... lamp of the guru
Gurdayal .... compassionate guru
Gurcharan .... feet of the guru
Gurmeet .... friend of the guru
Gurnam .... name of the guru
Gursharan .... refuge at the guru
Gurudas .... servant of the guru
Gurudutt .... gift of the guru
Haresh .... Shiva
Harish .... Vishnu
Hari .... sun, Vishnu
Harilal .... son of Hari
Harihar .... Vishu and Shiva together
Harsha .... joy, delight
Harshad .... one who gives pleasure
Harshul .... deer
Harshal .... lover
Harshvardhan .... one who increases joy
Hemang .... one with shining body
Hemadri .... mountain of gold
Hemant .... one of the six seasons
Hemachandra .... golden moon
Hemendra .... lord of gold
Hemaraj .... king of gold
Heramba .... boastful, name of Ganapati
Hiranya .... wealth
Hridaynath .... beloved
Hridayesh .... king of heart
Hrishikesh .... one who controls senses
Hiresh .... king of gems
Ibhanan .... elephant faced
Ikshu .... sugarcane
Ilesh .... lord of earth
Indeever .... blue lotus
Indradutt .... gift of Indra
Indrajit .... conquerer of Indra
Indraneel .... emerald
Inesh .... king of kings
Ishan .... sun
Jagadhidh .... lord of the world
Jagadeep .... light of the world
Jagajeet .... conquerer of the world
Jagajeevan .... life of the world
Jagannath .... lord of the world
Jagmohan .... one who attracts the world
Jayadeep .... light of victory
Jaidev .... god of victory
Janak .... father of Sita, creator
Janardan .... one who helps people
Jasraj .... king of fame
Jasveer .... hero of fame
Jaswant .... victorious (Yashwant)
Jawahar .... jewel
Jayaditya .... victorious sun
Jayant .... victorious
Jaysukh .... pleasure of victory
Jayashekhar .... crest of victory
Jeevan .... life
Jitendra .... lord of conquerers
Jinendra .... lord of life
Jishnu .... triumphant
Jnyandeep .... light of knowledge
Jnyaneshwar .... god of wisdom
Kanha .... Krishna
Kailash .... name of a Himalayan peak, abode of Shiva
Kalidas .... the poet, dramatist; slave of godess Kali
Kamadev .... god of love
Kamal .... lotus flower
Kamlesh .... god of lotus
Kanak .... gold
Kanan .... forest
Kartik .... name of one of the months
Kartikeya .... god of war
Kavi .... a wise man, poet
Kaushal .... clever, skilled
Kaushik .... sentiment of love
Keshav .... a name of Vishnu
Lakshman .... prosperous, brother of Rama
Lalit .... beautiful
Lalitchandra .... beautiful moon
Lalitaditya .... beautiful sun
Lalitmohan  .... beautiful and attractive
Lokesh .... king of world
Loknath .... lord of all worlds
Lokprakash .... light of the world
Madan .... Cupid, god of love
Madhav .... sweet like honey
Madhu .... honey, nectar
Madhukar .... honey bee, lover
Madhusudhana .... Krishna, one who killed demon Madhu
Mahabala .... great strength
Mahadev .... most powerful god
Mahavir .... most courageous among men
Mahesh .... Shiva
Mahendra .... Indra
Maheepati .... the king
Maitreya .... friend
Makarand .... bee
Martand .... sun
Manavendra .... king among men
Mandar .... flower
Mandhatri .... prince
Manendra .... king of mind
Manik .... gem .... gem
Maniram .... jewel of a person
Manishankar .... Shiva
Manish .... god of mind
Manindra .... diamond
Mansukh .... pleasure of mind
Manprasad .... mentally calm and cool person
Manoranjan .... one who pleases the mind
Manohar .... one who wins over mind
Manoj .... born of mind
Manu .... founder father of human beings
Markandeya .... a sage
Mareechi .... ray of light
Matsendra .... king of the fishes
Mayank .... moon
Mayur .... peacock
Meghnad .... thunder
Meghdutt .... gift of clouds
Mehul .... rain
Mihir .... sun
Milind .... honey bee
Mitesh .... one with few desires
Mithil .... kingdom
Mithun .... couple
Mitul .... limited
Mohan .... charming, fascinating
Mohit .... ensnarled by beauty
Mohin .... attractive
Monish .... lord of mind
Mukesh .... lord of the dumb
Mukul .... bud
Mukunda .... freedom giver
Nachiketa .... fire
Nalin .... lotus, water
Namdev .... poet, saint
Nanda .... meritorious, great achiever
Nandan .... pleasing, son
Nandakishor .... wiz kid
Nandi .... one who pleases others
Narayana .... Vishnu, refuge of man
Naresh .... lord of man
Narendra .... king of men
Narhari .... man-lion
Narottam .... best among men
Narsimha .... lion among men
Nartan .... dance
Narmad .... bringing delight
Natraj .... king among actors
Naveen .... new
Navin .... new
Navnit .... fresh butter
Nayan .... eye
Neel .... blue
Neeraj .... lotus
Neelam .... emerald
Neelkanth .... peacock, Shiva
Nihar .... mist, fog, dew
Nidhish .... lord of treasure
Nikhil .... complete, whole
Nikunj .... a bower
Nilay .... heaven
Nilesh .... Krishna, blue god
Nirad .... given by water
Ninad .... sound, gentle sound of water
Niraj .... lotus flower
Niramitra .... son of pandava Sahadeva
Niranjan .... simple
Nirmal .... clean, pure
Nirav .... without sound
Nityasundar .... ever good-looking
Nishad .... seventh note on Indian musical scale
Nishit .... midnight
Niteesh .... god of law, one well versed in law
Nityanand .... perennially happy
Nivrutti .... separation from world
Nripendra .... king of kings
Ojas .... body strength
Omanand .... joy of Om
Omprakash .... light of Om
Oojam .... enthusiasm
Oorjit .... powerful
Padmanabh .... one with lotus in his navel i.e. Vishnu
Pallav .... young shoots and leaves
Panduranga .... one with pale white complexion
Pankaj .... lotus flower
Parag .... pollen grains
Paramartha .... highest truth
Paramjeet .... highest success
Paritosh .... contentment
Parees .... touch stone
Paresh .... supreme spirit
Pariket .... against desire
Parindra .... lion
Partha .... Arjun
Pavan .... wind
Pinak .... Shiva's bow
Piyush .... milk
Prabhat .... dawn
Prabhakar .... sun
Prabir .... hero, brave one (Praveer)
Prabodh .... sound advice
Prabodhan .... knowledge
Pradeep .... light, shine
Prafulla .... pleasant, cheerful
Pradnesh .... lord of wisdom
Prahlad .... excess of joy
Prajeet .... victorious
Prakash .... light
Pramath .... horse
Pramesh .... master of accurate knowledge
Pramit .... consciousness
Pramod .... happiness
Pranav .... the sacred syllable Om
Pranay .... romance
Pranet .... leader
Prasad .... offering to god during pooja
Prasata .... father of Draupad
Prashant .... calm and composed
Prasoon .... flower
Prasanna .... cheerful, pleased
Pratap .... dignity, majesty
Prateek .... symbol, first word in a sentence
Pratosh .... extreme delight
Praveen .... expert
Pravar .... chief
Prayag .... confluence of Ganga-Jamuna-Saraswati
Preetish .... god of love
Prem .... love
Premal .... full of love
Premanand .... joy of love
Pritam .... lover
Prithu .... broad, spacious
Prithvijaj .... king of the earth
Priyaranjan .... beloved
Puneet .... pure
Pundarik .... white lotus
Purumitra .... friend of city
Purujit .... conqueror of city
Purushottam .... best among men
Puskara .... blue lotus, fountain
Raj .... king
Rajan .... king
Rajani .... night
Rajanikant .... sun, lord of night
Rajkumar .... prince
Rajeev .... blue lotus
Rajesh .... god of kings
Rajiv .... lotus flower
Rakesh .... lord of the night, sun
Ram .... Lord Rama, pleasing, charming
Raman .... beloved, pleasing
Ramanuja .... born after Rama i.e. Lakshman
Ranjan .... pleasing
Ranjeet .... victor in wars
Ratnakar .... mine of jewels, sea
Ravi .... sun
Ravindra .... sun
Ravikiran .... sun ray
Rishi .... sage, ray of light
Rishabh .... morality
Rohit .... red
Rochan .... red lotus, bright
Rupesh .... lord of beauty
Rupak .... sign, feature
Rupin .... embodied beauty
Rujul .... simple, honest
Rutajit .... conquerer of truth
Rutujit .... conquerer of seasons
Sachetan .... rational
Sagar .... sea, ocean
Sadanand .... ever joyous
Samarjit .... victorious in war
Samir .... wind
Samrat .... emperor
Samudra .... sea
Sandeep .... a lighted lamp
Sanjog .... coincidence
Sankara .... Shiva
Sapan .... dream (Swapna)
Santosh .... happiness
Sarasvat .... learned
Sarang .... spotted deer
Satish .... ruler of hundreds
Satyajit .... victory of truth
Satyamurty .... statue of truth
Satyavrat .... one who has taken vow of truth
Satyendra .... lord of truth (Satyen)
Saurav .... divine, celestial
Saurabh .... fragrance
Senajit .... victory over army
Shulabh .... easy
Shailendra .... king of mountains, Himalaya
Shakunt .... blue jay
Shalin .... modest
Shankar .... Shiva
Sharad .... name of a season
Shashwat .... ever lasting, continuous
Shailesh .... god of mountain, Himalaya
Shashee .... moon
Shashank .... moon
Shashikant .... moon stone
Shardul .... tiger
Shatrunjay .... one who overcomes enemies
Sheil .... mountain
Shishir .... name of a season, cold
Shiv .... Lord Shiva, auspicious, lucky
Shreyas .... superior
Shvetang .... fair complexioned
Shvetank .... having a white mark
Shyam .... dark blue, black
Shyamal .... black, dark blue
Siddharth .... white mustard
Sohan .... good looking
Snehal .... freindly
Srikant .... lover of wealth
Srinivas .... abode of wealth
Sriram .... Lord Rama
Subodh .... sound advice, easily understood
Subhash .... soft spoken
Suchir .... eternal
Sudarshan .... good looking
Sudesha .... good country
Sudeva .... good Deva
Sudhakar .... mine of nectar
Sudama .... meek
Sudhanssu .... moon
Sudhir .... resolute, brave
Sudhish .... lord of excellent intellect
Sugriva .... one with graceful neck
Sujit .... victory
Sukhdev .... god of happiness
Sukumar .... handsome
Sulalit .... graceful
Sumit .... well measured
Sundar .... beautiful
Sunil .... dark blue
Suresh .... sun
Surya .... sun
Suryakant .... loved by the sun
Suvrata .... strict in religious vows (Subrata)
Swagat .... welcome
Swaraj .... liberty, freedom
Swapnil .... seen in a dream, dreamy
Tanmay .... engrossed
Tarun .... young, youth
Tapan .... sun, summer
Tapas .... heat, penance
Tarak .... star, pupil of eye, protector
Taran .... raft, heaven
Tarang .... wave
Tej .... light, lustrous
Tejas .... sharpness
Tilak .... spot of vermillion or sandal wood paste on forehead 
Teerth .... holy place, sacred water
Timin .... large fish
Trilochan .... one with three eyes, Shiva
Trilok .... the three worlds (heaven, earth, hell)
Tulasidas .... servant of Tulasi (basil plant)
Tungar .... high, lofty
Tungesh .... moon
Tushar .... fine drops of water
Uday .... to rise
Udeep .... flood
Udit .... grown, awakened, shining
Ujesh .... one who gives light
Ulhas .... joy, delight
Umang .... enthusiasm
Unmesh .... flash, blowing, opening
Upendra .... an element
Uttam .... best
Utkarsh .... prosperity, awakening
Utpal .... water lily, fleshless 
Vachaspati .... lord of speech
Vaninath .... Husband of Saraswati
Vaibhav .... richness
Vajramani .... diamond
Vallabh .... beloved, dear
Vandan .... salutation
Varun .... lord of the waters, neptune
Vasant .... VasanSpring (season)
Vasava .... Indra
Vasu .... wealth
Vasudev .... Krishna's father, god of wealth
Vasuman .... born of fire
Ved .... sacred knowledge
Veer .... brave
Vidur .... wise
Vidyacharan .... learned
Vidyadhar .... demi god
Vidyaranya .... forest of knowledge
Vijay .... victory
Vikas .... development, expanding
Vikram .... the sun of valour
Vikramendra .... king of prowess
Vikrant .... powerful
Vimal .... pure
Vinay .... good manners
Vinod .... happy, full of joy
Vipan .... sail, petty trade
Viplav .... drifting about, revolution
Vipul .... plenty
Viraj .... resplendent, splendour
Virochan .... moon, fire
Virat .... very big, giant proportioned
Vishal .... huge, broad, great
Vishnu .... Lord Vishnu, root, to pervade
Vishvajit .... one who conquers the universe
Vishvakarma .... architect of the universe
Vishva .... earth, universe
Vishwas .... faith, trust
Viswanath .... god of universe
Vishwamitra .... friend of the universe
Vishvatma .... universal soul
Vivek .... judgement
Vyomesh .... lord of the sky
Yash .... victory, glory
Yashodhara .... one who has achieved fame
Yashodhan .... rich in fame
Yashwant .... one who has achieved glory
Yashpal .... protector of fame
Yatin .... ascetic
Yogesh .... god of Yoga
Yogendra .... god of Yoga
Yudhajit .... victor in war
Yuvaraj .... prince, heir apparent
Yudhisthir .... firm in battle
Yuyutsu .... eager to fight


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