Name: Ganesh

Origin and Meaning of the Name Ganesh

  • Meaning:
    Lord of the multitude
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  • Pronunciation:
    (gah NESH)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Ganesh)
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Miscellaneous Info for Ganesh

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  • Used in:
    Hindi speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Compound name from the Sanskrit elements 'gana' (multitude) and 'isa' (lord). In Hindu mythology Ganesh, the god with the head of an elephant, is the god of wisdom.

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