Name: Akasha

Origin and Meaning of the Name Akasha

  • Meaning:
    Open air, space
  • Origin:
  • Meaning:
    Open air, space
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Both
  • Pronunciation:
    (ah KAH shah); (ah KAH shuh)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Akasha)
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Miscellaneous Info for Akasha

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  • Used in:
    English and Hindi speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Akasha is a Hindu or Sanskrit term meaning "upper sky" or ethereal space. It is a common name in India. The word "Akash" comes from Akasha and is an important element in Hindu Philosophy. As per the philosophy, there are 5 basic elements that the human body comprises of. Space, or Akash, is one of these. It is the element of higher perceptional senses.
    If pronounced with a long final vowel 'a', Akasha is a female name. If pronounced with a short final vowel 'a', Akasha is the male variant of the name.

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