NAME                                   MEANING

 

Nabendu                                 new moon

 

Nagendra (Naagendra)           Seshnag

 

Nagendra                                lord of the gem

 

Nagesh                                    seshnag, cosmic serpent

 

Nakshatra                                star

 

Nakul                                      name of one of the Pandavas

 

Nalin                                       lotus

 

Nanak                                     guru fo the Sikhs

 

Nanda                                     pleasure, father of Krishna

 

Nandakishor                           wiz kid

 

Nandan                                   pleasing, son

 

Nandin                                     the delightful, follower of Shiva

 

Narahari                                  Lord Vishnu

 

Narasimha                              an incarnation of Lord Vishnu

 

Narayan                                  Lord Vishnu

 

Narendra                                king

 

Naresh                                     king

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Narottam                                best among men

 

Natesh                                     king

 

Natraj                                      king among actors

 

Natwar                                   Lord Krishna

 

Navanit/Navaneet                   one who takes pleasure in new joys

 

Naveen/Navin                        new

 

Navnit                                     fresh butter

 

Navrang                                  colourful

 

Nawal                                     new

 

Nayan                                     eye

 

Neel                                         blue

 

Neelambar                              blue sky

 

Neelesh                                   lord krishna; moon

 

Neeraj/Niraj                            lotus; pearl

 

Netra                                       eyes

 

Nibodh                                    knowledge

 

Nidhi                                       wealth

 

Nidhish                                   lord of treasure

 

Nigam                                     treasure

 

Nihal                                       gratified

 

Nihar                                      mist, fog, dew

 

Nikash                                     horizon

 

Niket                                       home

 

Niketan                                   house, mansion

 

Nikhil                                      entire, complete, whole

 

Nikhilesh                                 Lord of the universe

 

Nikunja                                   grove of trees

 

Nilaya                                     home, mansion, heaven

 

Nilesh                                      Krishna, blue god

 

Nimesh/Nimish                       momentary

 

Nipun                                      expert

 

Nirad/Neerad                          cloud

 

Nirajit                                      illuminated

 

Niranjan                                  simple, full moon night

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Nirav/Neerav                          quiet, silent

 

Nirbhaya                                 fearless

 

Nirjhar                                    waterful

 

Nirmal                                     clean, pure

 

Nirmay                                   pure

 

Nirupam                                  without comparison

 

Nirvan                                    liberation

 

Nischal                                    calm, pure

 

Nishad                                    seventh note on Indian musical scale

 

Nishant/Nishanta                    dawn

 

Nishesh                                   entire

 

Nishit                                      night

 

Nishita                                    sharp

 

Nishok                                    happy

 

Nitesh/Niteesh                        god of law, one well versed in law

 

Nitish/Niteesh                        god of law, one well versed in law

 

Nridev                                     king amongst men

 

Nripa                                       king

 

Nripendra                               king of kings

 

Nripesh                                   king of kings