Name: Jatin

Origin and Meaning of the Name Jatin

  • Meaning:
    He who has matted locks
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (juh tihn)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Jatin)
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Miscellaneous Info for Jatin

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  • Used in:
    Hindi speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    A name of Lord Shiva.
    The matted locks are associated with asceticism.
    Lord Shiva's locks serve as receptacle for the Ganges' fall from heaven, which would otherwise destroy the world. Since she could not find her way out of the Lord's hair, the Goddess Ganga stayed there for many years, until He allowed her passage through the Himalayas.

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