Ancient Names, Vedic Names, Mythological Names in the letter P

Ancient Names, Vedic Names, Mythological Names in the letter P

Names Meaning
Palasa A tree, also called the "flame of the forest".
Panchajanya Name of Krishna's conch.
Panchala Panchala corresponds to the geographical area between the Ganges River and Yamuna River around the city of Kanpur and Benares. Anciently, it was home to an Indian Kingdom, the Panchalas, one of the Mahajanapadas.
Panchali Another name of Draupadi, Queen of the Pandavas and daughter of King Drupada.
Panchalya A son of King Drupada who died in the war.
Panchvati The place beside the river Godavari where Rama, Sita and Laxmana stayed in exile.
Pandavas Pandavas are the five acknowledged sons of Pandu, by his two wives Kunti and Madri. They are Yudhishtira, Bhima, Arjuna and Nakula , Sahadeva.
Pandu Second son of Vichitravirya and Ambalika who succeeded to the throne of Hastinapura on his father's death, as his elder brother Dhritarashtra was born blind, father of the Pandavas.
Parada The name of a brahman who brought news of Nala to Damayanti.
Paramhamsa The supreme swan.
Parasara A great sage, father of Veda Vyasa.
Parashurama Sixth avatara of Vishnu, the son of Jamadagni. His name literally means Rama-with-the-axe. He received an axe after undertaking a terrible penance to please Shiva, from whom he learned the methods of warfare and other skills. Parashurama's creation was a mistake as his mother was given a concoction made to produce a Kshatriya child. Parashurama was of mixed varna.
Paravasu Son of Raibhva and elder brother of Arvavasu whose wife was violated by Yavakrida, who was killed with a spear by a friend for his sin.
Parikshit Son of Abhimanyu and grandson of the Pandavas who was crowned King after the holocaust claimed the Kauravas and the Pandavas.
Partha Another name of Arjuna.
Parvati Goddess of love, the consort of Shiva and mother of Ganesha and Karthikeya.
Pasupatastra Pasupatastra is the irresistible and most destructive personal weapon of Siva.
Paurava A Kaurava hero.
Pavanrekha Wife of Ugrasena, mother of Kamsa.
Phalguna Arjuna.
Pitamaha Literally means grandfather. Bhishma.
Prabhasa The Vasu who seized Vasishtha's divine cow.
Pradyumna Son of Krishna and Rukmani.
Prahasta Means long-head, One of Ravana's generals slain by Nila.
Prajapati Prajapatis are a group (or one) of creation gods, children of Brahma, including Daksha.
Prasad Food or other offerings, considered to be sanctified, after being presented to God. Naivedhya.
Pratikhami Duryodhana's charioteer.
Prayag The holy place where Ganga and Jamuna meet.
Pritha Mother of Karna and of the Pandavas; equvivalent Kunti.
Pudarikaksha Krishna, the lotus-eyed one.
Purochana An architect and friend of Duryodhana, who built a beautiful wax palace named "Sivam" in Varanavata.
Purumitra A Kaurava warrior.
Purushartha The four chief aims of human life. Arranged from lowest to highest, these goals are sensual pleasures ( kama), worldly status and security (artha), personal righteousness and social morality (dharma), and liberation from the cycle of reincarnation (moksha).
Purushottama An epithet of Sri Krishna. It is one of the names of Vishnu and means the Supreme and ideal most amoung men.
Pushkara The brother of Nala to whom nala lost his Kingdom and all that he possessed in gambling.

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  1. Meaning of Sanskrit boy names
    @ Paru परु -a limb, member ,a mountain, the ocean, the sky, paradise
    @ Parut परुत् -Last year
    ◀ Puloman पुलोमन् -thrilled, delighted, having having hairs erected or bristeled hairs in thrill. [ It is joining of words पुल: /पुलो + मन्]. Here पुलः means hairs bristeled due to thrill मन् means one having. [It eas the name of father-in-law of lord Indra
    ★ Pulom पुलोम -having hairs bristeled in thrill, thrilled. It is derived from word पुलोमन्. (It was the name of father-in-law of lord Indra)
    ◀ Parth/Paarth पार्थ- prince, king, metron. for Arjuna (a name of Arjuna as son of Pritha [Kunti's another name]), Terminalia Arjuna tree
    @ Parthav पार्थव -belonging or peculiar to पृथु (Prithu), Patr. fr. पृथु ,width, great extent
    ★ Parthiv पार्थिव -earthen, earthy, earthly, being in or relating to or coming from the earth, terrestrial, fit for kings or princes, royal, princely,
    an inhabitant of the earth, a lord of the earth, king, prince, warrior, an earthen vessel, the 19th (or 53rd) year in Jupiter's cycle of 60 years
    an earthy substance, Tabernaemontana Coronaria

    Meaning of Sanskrit girl names
    ▶ Puloma पुलोमा -thrilled (having hairs bristeled in thrill), delighted, name of wife of sage Bhrigu, Acorus Calamus plant = वचा
    ★ Pulomi पुलोमी- thrilled (having hairs bristeled in thrill), name of wife of lord Indra
    ▶ Paulomi पौलोमी- daughter of Puloman (Name of wife of lord Indra)
    ♣ Pulomahi पुलोमही- opium