Indian Submitted Surnames

Indian names are used in India and in Indian communities throughout the world. See also about Indian names.
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Osmani ওসমানী Albanian, Bengali
From the given name Osman.
Oza ओझा, ઓઝા Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Gujarati
Alternate transcription of Hindi/Marathi ओझा or Gujarati ઓઝા (see Ojha).
Padaiyachi படையாச்சி Indian (Rare), Tamil (Rare)
Variant transcription of Padiachy.
Padiachy Indian, Tamil
It is a Tamil name, denoting a footsoldier of the Palli caste.
Padukone ಪಡುಕೋಣೆ Indian, Kannada (Rare), Konkani (Rare)
From the name of ಕುಂದಾಪುರ (Kundapur), a coastal town in the state of Karnataka in India. This is the surname of Deepika Padukone (1986–), an Indian actress.
Pal পাল, पाल, ਪਾਲ, ପାଲ Indian, Bengali, Hindi, Punjabi, Marathi, Odia
Derived from Sanskrit पाल (pala) meaning "guard, protector".
Palla Indian, Tamil
Another form of Palli.
Pallan Indian, Tamil
Another form of Palli.
Palle Telugu
This Surname usually belong to Fisherman Sect in Andhra Pradesh State of India
Palli Indian, Tamil
It is a Tamil name, meaning "agricultural laborers".
Pamireddy పామిరెడ్డి Indian, Telugu
From the name of the village of Pamidi in Andhra Pradesh, India, combined with Telugu రెడ్డి (reddi) meaning "village headman". The village's name means "snake killer" from Telugu పాము (pamu) meaning "snake, serpent".
Panda ପଣ୍ଡା, পাণ্ডা Indian, Odia, Bengali
Derived from Sanskrit पण्डा (panda) meaning "wisdom, knowledge, learning".
Panday पांडे, पाण्डे, પાંડે, পাণ্ডে Hindi, Gujarati, Bengali
Alternate transcription of Hindi पांडे/पाण्डे, Gujarati પાંડે or Bengali পাণ্ডে (see Pandey).
Pande पांडे, ପାଣ୍ଡେ, পাণ্ডে, પાંડે Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Odia, Bengali, Gujarati, Nepali
Alternate transcription of Hindi/Marathi पांडे, Odia ପାଣ୍ଡେ, Bengali পাণ্ডে, Gujarati પાંડે or Nepali पाँडे (see Pandey).
Pandey पांडे, पांडेय, পাণ্ডে, ਪਾਂਡੇ Indian, Hindi, Bengali, Punjabi, Marathi, Nepali
Derived from Sanskrit पण्डित (pandita) meaning "scholar, teacher".
Pandeya पंड्या Indian
Alternate transliteration of Pandya
Pandit पंडित, पण्डित, পণ্ডিত, ପଣ୍ଡିତ Indian, Hindi, Bengali, Marathi, Odia, Nepali
Derived from Sanskrit पण्डित (pandita) meaning "learned, wise" or "scholar, teacher".
Pandya પંડ્યા Indian, Gujarati
Derived from Sanskrit पण्डा (panda) meaning "wisdom, knowledge, learning".
Paraiya Indian, Tamil
It is a Tamil name, denoting laborers in agriculture and/or industry. This is a surname belonging to Dalit, or "Untouchables," in the Hindu caste system.
Paramar પરમાર Indian, Gujarati
Means "one who strikes the enemy" from Sanskrit पर (para) meaning "other, alien, foreigner, enemy" and मार (mā́ra) meaning "killing, slaying, destroying".
Parekh Indian
Parekh is the variant of the name Parikh. It means ‘assayer’ in Gujarati. The Porwal Banias and Oswal have clans called Parekh.
Parida परिदा Indian
Parikh Indian
Variant of Parekh
Parkash ਪ੍ਰਕਾਸ਼ Indian, Punjabi
From the given name Parkash.
Parmar પરમાર, परमार, ਪਰਮਾਰ Indian, Marathi, Gujarati, Punjabi, Hindi
Derived from Sanskrit परमार (paramara) meaning "slayer of enemies", from पर (para) meaning "enemy, adversary" and मार (mara) meaning "killing, slaying, destroying".
Parsi पारशी, પારસી Persian, Indian (Parsi)
Derived from Persian پارسی (pârsi) literally meaning "Persian", though it also refers to the Parsi (or Parsee), a Zoroastrian community in India.
Parveen پروین, परवीन, পারভীন Urdu, Hindi, Bengali
Derived from the given name Parvin.
Parveen परवीन Hindi
From the given name Parveen.
Parvez পারবেজ, پرویز Bengali, Urdu
From the given name Parviz.
Parvin পারভীন Persian, Bengali
Means "the Pleiades" in Persian.
Parwaz Urdu
Meaning... [more]
Pasha پاشا, পাশা Urdu, Bengali, Persian, Albanian
From the high-ranking Ottoman military rank pasha of disputed origin, perhaps derived from the Persian title پادشاه (padeshah) meaning "king" or from Turkish baş meaning "head" and ağa meaning "lord, master".
Pathak पाठक, পাঠক, પાઠક, ਪਾਠਕ Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Assamese, Bengali, Gujarati, Punjabi, Nepali
Derived from Sanskrit पाठक (pathaka) meaning "reader, learner".
Pathan পাঠান, پٹھان, पठान Indian (Muslim), Bengali, Urdu, Pashto
Derived from Hindustani पठान (paṭhān) meaning "a Pashtun (person)", referring to the Pashtun ethnic group inhabiting present-day Afghanistan and Pakistan. It is sometimes used by Pashtuns who ancestrally migrated to India.
Pathan Indian (Muslim)
It is used as a last name for Indian Muslims and usually means Hindustani (A Man/Woman that cares about their Country/town) also is a brave person
Pathappan പത്തപ്പൻ Indian (Christian), Malayalam
From the given name Pathappan, used by Malayalam-speaking Saint Thomas Christians.
Pathrose പത്രോസ് Indian (Christian), Malayalam
Derived from a variant of the given name Peter (chiefly used by Malayalam Christians).
Paul পাল, पॉल, ਪਾਲ Indian, Bengali, Assamese, Marathi, Punjabi
Variant of Pal.
Pawar पवार Indian, Marathi
Variant of Parmar.
Pawar पवार Indian, Marathi
Variant of Parmar.
Peeri പീരി Indian (Christian), Malayalam
From the given name Peeri, used by Malayalam-speaking Saint Thomas Christians.
Persad प्रसाद Indian, Trinidadian Creole
Indo-Trinidadian variant of Prasad.
Persaud प्रसाद Indian (Expatriate), South American, Caribbean
Indo-Guyanese form of Prasad. This is the most common surname in Guyana.
Pervaiz پرویز Urdu
From the given name Parviz.
Pervez پرویز Urdu
From the given name Parviz.
Pezarkar पेझरकर Marathi, Hebrew, Jewish
A Bene Israel surname.
Philip ഫിലിപ്പ് English, Indian (Christian)
From the given name Philip.
Philipose ഫിലിപ്പോസ് Indian (Christian)
From the given name Philipose.
Pilgaonkar पिळगांवकर Konkani, Indian
Pilgaonkar is a Konkani surname used mostly in Goa by Konkani Hindus. Sachin Pilgaonkar of Bollywood fame is a famous person with that surname... [more]
Pillai പിള്ള, பிள்ளை Indian, Malayalam, Tamil
Means "child" in Malayalam and Tamil.
Pillai பிள்ளை, പിള്ള Tamil (Modern, Rare, Archaic), Malayalam
Pillai or Pillay is a surname found among the Malayalam and Tamil-speaking people of India and Sri Lanka... [more]
Pitta Tamil
Not available.
Powale पोवले Indian, Marathi
Meaning unknown, of Marathi or Konkani origin.
Pradeep प्रदीप, প্রদিপ, പ്രദീപ്, ಪ್ರದೀಪ್, ప్రదీప్ Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Bengali, Malayalam, Kannada, Telugu, Tamil, Nepali
From the given name Pradip
Pradhan ପଧାନ, প্রধান, प्रधान, প্ৰধান Indian, Odia, Bengali, Hindi, Marathi, Assamese, Nepali
From a title derived from Sanskrit प्रधान (pradhana) meaning "chief, head".
Pramanick প্রামাণিক Indian, Bengali
Alternate transcription of Bengali প্রামাণিক (see Pramanik).
Pramanik প্রামাণিক, ପ୍ରାମାଣିକ Indian, Bengali, Odia, Assamese
Derived from Sanskrit प्रामाणिक (pramanika) meaning "genuine, authentic".
Prasad प्रसाद, প্রসাদ, ప్రసాద్, ಪ್ರಸಾದ್, പ്രസാദ് Indian, Hindi, Bengali, Marathi, Telugu, Kannada, Malayalam, Tamil, Odia, Assamese, Punjabi
From the given name Prasad.
Pratap प्रताप Indian, Hindi
From the given name Pratap.
Prem प्रेम, பிரேம், ప్రేమ్, ಪ್ರೇಂ, പ്രേം Hindi, Marathi, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, Malayalam, Nepali
From the given name Prem.
Purohit Indian
Purohit means ‘one placed foremost’.
Qadeer قدیر Arabic, Urdu
Derived from the given name Qadir.
Qader কাদের Arabic, Bengali
Derived from the given name Qadir.
Qadri قادری Arabic, Urdu
From the given name Qadir.
Qamar قمر Urdu
From the given name Qamar.
Qasim قاسم Arabic, Urdu
From the given name Qasim.
Qassab Indian, Muslim
Means "butcher".
Qayyum قیوم Urdu
Derived from Arabic قيوم (qayyum) meaning "subsistence, independent, sustainer".
Qazi قاضی, क़ाज़ी Urdu, Indian (Muslim)
Derived from Arabic قاضي (qadhi) meaning "judge".
Quazi কাজী Bengali
Bengali transcription of Qazi.
Quraishi قریشی, কোরেশী Urdu, Bengali
Alternate transcription of Qureshi.
Qurashi قریشی Arabic, Urdu
Alternate transcription of Qureshi.
Qureshi قریشی Arabic, Urdu
Denotes a member of the Quraysh, a mercantile Arab tribe that the Prophet Muhammad belonged to, itself is derived from Arabic قرش (qarasha) meaning "to gnash, to grind, to chew".
Rabbani ربانی, রব্বানী Urdu, Bengali, Persian
Derived from Arabic رباني (rabbani) meaning "divine", ultimately from رب (rabb) meaning "master, lord".
Radhakrishnan இராதாக்கிருட்டிணன், രാധാകൃഷ്ണൻ Indian, Tamil, Malayalam
Derived from Sanskrit राधा कृष्ण (rādhā-kṛṣṇa), a combination of Radha and Krishna... [more]
Radzha રડ્ઝા, ராட்ஷா, राधा, رادھا, রাদজা Indian, Gujarati, Tamil, Hindi, Urdu, Bengali
Alternate transcription of Raja.
Radzhan ராட்ஜான், റാഡ്‌ജാൻ, রাদজা Indian, Tamil, Malayalam, Bengali, Malaysian
Alternate transcription of Rajan.
Raees رئیس, रईस Urdu, Indian (Muslim), Arabic, Indonesian
From the Arabic tile رَئِيس (raʾīs) meaning "chief, leader".
Rafeeq رفیق Arabic, Urdu, Dhivehi
From the given name Rafiq.
Rafi رفیع, রফি Arabic, Urdu, Bengali
From the given name Rafi.
Rafiq رفیق Arabic, Urdu
From the given name Rafiq.
Rafique رفیق, রফিক Urdu, Bengali
Alternate transcription of Rafiq.
Ragbir रगबीर Indian
Raghavan Indian
(Kerala, Tamil Nadu): Hindu name from Sanskrit raghava ‘derived from Raghu’, ‘descendant of Raghu’ (an epithet of the god Rama, incarnation of Vishnu) + the Tamil-Malayalam third-person masculine singular suffix -n... [more]
Raghvani રઘ્વનિ Indian (Rare)
Rahaman রহমান Bengali
Variant of Rahman.
Raheem رحیم Arabic, Urdu, Dhivehi
From the given name Rahim.
Rahim رحیم, রহিম Arabic, Urdu, Bengali
From the given name Rahim.
Rahman رحمان, রহমান Arabic, Bengali, Urdu
From the given name Rahman.
Rahmat Arabic, Pashto, Urdu
Derived from the given name Rahmat.
Rahmat رحمت Arabic, Pashto, Urdu
Derived from the given name Rahmat.
Rahmatullah রহমতুল্লাহ Arabic, Pashto, Bengali
Derived from the given name Rahmatullah.
Rai রাই, राय, ৰায়, ਰਾਏ Indian, Bengali, Hindi, Assamese, Punjabi, Marathi, Nepali
Variant of Raj.
Raihan রায়হান Bengali
Derived from the given name Raihan.
Raj ਰਾਜ, राज, ராஜ், രാജ്, రాజ్ Indian, Punjabi, Hindi, Tamil, Malayalam, Telugu, Kannada, Bengali, Odia
Derived from Sanskrit राज (raja) meaning "king".
Raja રાજા, ராஜா, राजा, রাজা, راجا Indian, Gujarati, Tamil, Hindi, Bengali, Urdu, Punjabi
Variant of Raj.
Rajabian राजबियन Indian, Hindi
Derived from Hindi राजबियन (raajabiyan), possibly from Arabic رجب (rajab) meaning "respect".
Rajah રાજાહ, ராஜா, राजा, راجہ, রাজা Indian, Gujarati, Tamil, Hindi, Urdu, Bengali
Alternate transcription of Raja.
Rajal رجال, राजल, ਰਾਜਾਲ, રાજલ, রাজাল Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Urdu, Punjabi, Gujarati, Bengali, Telugu, Tamil, Kannada, Malayalam
Variant of Raja.
Rajan ராஜன், രാജൻ, রাজন Indian, Tamil, Malayalam, Bengali, Malaysian
From the title Raja or Raj denoting a South Asian king or prince; mainly used in Southern India.
Rajani رجانی, रजनी, రజని, ரஜனி, ರಜನಿ Indian, Urdu, Hindi, Marathi, Nepali, Telugu, Tamil, Kannada, Malayalam, Bengali, Malaysian
Meaning unknown, either from the titles Rajan, Raja, or Raj, or from the given name Rajani.
Rajeev राजीव, രാജീവ്, ராஜீவ் Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Malayalam, Tamil, Nepali
From the given name Rajiv.
Rajeswaran राजेस्वरन, ராஜேஸ்வரன், రాజేశ్వరన్, राजेश्वरन, രാജേശ്വരൻ Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Marathi, Malayalam, Gujarati
Rajib রাজীব Bengali
From the given name Rajib.
Rajneesh रजनीश Indian, Hindi
From the given name Rajnish. Can also be taken directly from the title रजनीश (rajanish) meaning "lord of the night".
Rajput राजपूत, ৰাজপুত, ਰਾਜਪੂਤ, راجپوت Indian, Marathi, Hindi, Assamese, Punjabi, Pakistani, Urdu
From Sanskrit राजपुत्र (rajaputra) meaning "prince" (literally "son of the king"), derived from राज (raja) meaning "king" combined with पुत्र (putra) meaning "child, son".
Raju రాజు, രാജു, ರಾಜು, ராஜூ Indian, Telugu, Malayalam, Kannada, Tamil
Variant of Raj chiefly used in Southern India.
Rajul راجول, राजुल, রাজুল, ਰਾਜੂਲ, రాజుల్ Indian, Arabic, Urdu, Hindi, Marathi, Nepali, Bengali, Punjabi, Telugu, Tamil, Malayalam, Kannada, Odia
Variant of Raju.
Ram राम, ਰਾਮ, রাম, రామ్, ராம் Indian, Hindi, Punjabi, Bengali, Telugu, Tamil
Derived from the given name Ram 1.
Ramachandran இராமச்சந்திரன், രാമചന്ദ്രൻ Tamil, Malayalam
From the given name Ramachandra, a combination of Rama 1 and Chandra.
Ramadan رمضان Arabic, Urdu, Persian
From the given name Ramadan.
Ramadani رمضاني Arabic, Urdu, Persian
Variant of Ramadan.
Ramadhan رمضان, রমজান Arabic, Urdu, Somali, Persian, Bengali, Dhivehi
From the given name Ramadan.
Ramakrishnan ராமகிருஷ்ணன் Indian, Tamil
From the given name Ramakrishna. A notable bearer is Tamil-American structural biologist Venkatraman Ramakrishnan (1952-).
Ramamurthy ராமமூர்த்தி Indian, Tamil
Derived from Sanskrit राम (rāma) meaning "pleasing, pleasant, charming" or "dark, black" (see Rama) combined with मूर्ति (mūrti) meaning "idol, icon".
Ramani રામાણી, रमानी, ரமணி Indian, Gujarati, Hindi, Tamil
Ramar रामर Indian
From given name Ramar
Ramasamy ராமசாமி Tamil
From the name of the Hindu god Rama 1 combined with Tamil சாமி (sami) meaning "chief, master, lord" (ultimately from Sanskrit स्वामिन् (svamin)).
Ramaswami ராமசாமி Tamil
Alternate transcription of Tamil ராமசாமி (see Ramasamy).
Ramaswamy ராமசாமி Tamil
Alternate transcription of Tamil ராமசாமி (see Ramasamy).
Ramazan رمازاني Arabic, Urdu, Persian
Variant of Ramadan.
Ramdan رمضان Persian, Urdu
Variant of Ramazani.
Ramesh रमेश, ರಮೇಶ್, രരമേഷ്, ரமேஷ், రమేష్ Hindi, Marathi, Kannada, Malayalam, Tamil, Telugu, Gujarati, Nepali
From the given name Ramesh.
Ramnarine रामनारायण Indian, Trinidadian Creole
From Sanskrit राम (rāma) meaning "pleasing, pleasant" combined with a form of the given name Narayana.
Rampersad रामप्रसाद Indian, Trinidadian Creole, Mauritian Creole
From Sanskrit राम (rāma) meaning "pleasing, pleasant, charming" combined with प्रसाद (prasāda) meaning "clearness, brightness, purity". It is primarily used by the Indian community in Trinidad and Tobago as well as Mauritius.
Rampersaud रामप्रसाद Indian, South American
Indo-Guyanese variant of Rampersad.
Ramsamy Indian (Gallicized), French (African)
Contracted form of Ramasamy, found on the island of Mauritius.
Ramzan رمضان Urdu
From the given name Ramzan.
Rana রানা, ରାଣା, રાણા, राणा, ਰਾਣਾ Indian, Bengali, Odia, Gujarati, Hindi, Punjabi, Marathi, Nepali, Urdu
From the Sanskrit title राणा (rana) meaning "king".
Randhawa ਰੰਧਾਵਾ Pakistani, Indian, Punjabi, Indian (Sikh)
Meaning unknown. This is the name of a Sikh and Jat tribe in Punjab.
Ranj Indian
From the given name 'Ranj'
Ranjit रञ्जित, रण्जीत, रणजित, रणजीत, रंजीत Hindi, Marathi, Bengali
From the given name Ranjit.
Rasel রাসেল Bengali
From the given name Rasul.
Rashed রাশেদ Arabic, Bengali
From the given name Rashid.
Rasheed رشید Arabic, Urdu, Dhivehi
From the given name Rashid.
Rashid রশিদ, رشید Arabic, Bengali, Urdu, Persian
From the given name Rashid.
Rasool رسول Arabic, Urdu
From the given name Rasul.
Rastogi रस्तोगी Indian, Hindi
Possibly derived from Rohtas, the name of a district in Bihar, India, itself from the name of a Hindu deity.
Rasul رسول, রসুল Arabic, Bengali, Urdu, Persian
From the given name Rasul.
Rathav राठाव Indian
Rathod રાઠોડ, राठोड, ರಾಥೋಡ್, రాథోడ్ Indian, Gujarati, Marathi, Konkani, Kannada, Telugu
Meaning uncertain.
Rathor राठौड Indian, Hindi, Urdu
Variant of Rathore.
Rathore राठौड़, ਰਾਠੌਰ Indian, Hindi, Punjabi
Variant of Rathod.
Ratnasamy ரத்னசாமி Tamil
Rau Indian
Variant of RAO.
Rauf رؤف Arabic, Urdu, Dhivehi
Derived from the given name Rauf.
Raut राऊत, राउत, ରାଉତ, রাউত Indian, Marathi, Hindi, Odia, Bengali
Derived from Sanskrit राजपुत्र (rajaputra) meaning "prince".
Raval Gujarati
"Bramhin King"
Raval રાવળ Indian, Gujarati
From Gujarati રાવ (rava) meaning "king", ultimately from Sanskrit राजन् (rajan).
Ravi Indian
From the given name Ravi
Ray राय, রায়, ৰয়, ରାୟ Indian, Hindi, Bengali, Assamese, Odia
Variant of Raj.
Rayan ریان, রায়ান Arabic, Urdu, Bengali
From the given name Rayyan.
Raza رضا, রাজা Urdu, Bengali
From the given name Ridha.
Razaq رزاق Arabic, Urdu
Derived from the given name Razzaq.
Razzak রাজ্জাক Bengali
From the given name Razzaq.
Razzaq رزاق Arabic, Urdu
Derived from the given name Razzaq.
Reddi రెడ్డి Indian, Telugu
Alternate transcription of Reddy.
Reddy రెడ్డి Indian, Telugu
Derived from Telugu రెడ్డి (reddi) meaning "village headman".
Rehman رحمن, رحمان Urdu
From the given name Rehman.
Remtulla Indian, Arabic
Unknown meaning.
Reza রেজা Persian, Bengali
From the given name Reza.
Rifat রিফাত Arabic, Bengali
From the given name Rifat.
Riyad Arabic, Bengali
From the given name Riad.
Rizvi رضوی, রিজভী Urdu, Bengali
From the given name Ridha.
Rizwan رضوان Urdu, Arabic
From the given name Ridwan.
Roshan روشن, रोशन, রোশন, ਰੋਸ਼ਨ, રોશન Persian, Indian, Urdu, Hindi, Marathi, Nepali, Bengali, Punjabi, Gujarati
From the given name Roshan.
Rouf রউফ Bengali
From the given name Rauf.
Roy রায়, ৰয় Indian, Bengali, Assamese
Bengali and Assamese form of Raj.
Roychoudhury রায়চৌধুরী Bengali
Alternate transcription of Bengali রায়চৌধুরী (see Roychowdhury).
Roychowdhury রায়চৌধুরী Bengali
Combination of Roy and Chowdhury.
Rozario রোজারিও Indian (Christian), Bengali
Form of Rosário used by Christians in India and Bangladesh.
Rushdie Kashmiri (Rare)
Derived from Arabic رَشَدَ (rašada) meaning "to go the right way, to follow the right course" or "to be well guided" (related to the given names Rashad and Rashid)... [more]
Sabah صباح, সাবাহঃ Arabic, Urdu, Bengali, Turkish
From the given name Sabah.
Sabir صابر Arabic, Urdu
Derived from the given name Sabir.
Sachan सचान Indian, Hindi
Derived from Sanskrit सचान (sácāna) meaning "kind, friendly".
Sachdev सचदेव, ਸਚਦੇਵਾ Indian, Marathi, Hindi, Punjabi
From Sanskrit सत्य (satya) meaning "true, virtuous, good" and देव (devá) meaning "deity, god".
Sachdeva सचदेवा, ਸਚਦੇਵਾ Indian, Hindi, Punjabi
Variant transcription of Sachdev.
Sadangi Indian
Sadhangi :- Who knows the six Angas(parts)... [more]
Sadik সাদিক Arabic, Bengali
Derived from the given name Sadiq.
Sadiq صادق Arabic, Urdu
From the given name Sadiq.
Saed سیڈ, সেড, ਸੇਡ Arabic, Somali, Persian, Urdu, Sindhi, Bengali, Punjabi, Dhivehi
From the given name Sa'id.
Saeed سعید Arabic, Urdu, Persian, Dhivehi
Alternate transcription of Sa'id.
Saeedi سعیدی Persian, Urdu
From the given name Saeed.
Safa صفا Persian, Turkish, Arabic, Urdu
From the given names Safaa or Safaa'.
Safdar صفدر Urdu
Derived from the given name Safdar.
Sagar सागर, સાગર, ସାଗର, ਸਾਗਰ, সাগর Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Gujarati, Odia, Punjabi, Bengali, Telugu
From the given name Sagar.
Sagrika Gujarati
Sagarika patel
Sah साह Indian, Hindi
Means "merchant, banker" in Hindi, ultimately from Sanskrit साधु (sadhu).
Saha সাহা, ସାହା Indian, Bengali, Assamese, Odia, Nepali
Derived from Sanskrit साधु (sadhu) meaning "merchant, money-lender, banker".
Sahni ਸਾਹਨੀ Indian (Sikh), Punjabi
Possibly from Sahni, the name of a village in Punjab.
Sahoo ସାହୁ, সাহু, साहू Indian, Odia, Bengali, Hindi
Alternate transcription of Sahu.
Sahota ਸਹੋਤਾ Indian, Punjabi
Derived from Punjabi ਸਹਿਆ (sahia) meaning "hare".
Sahota Indian (Sikh)
A sikh surname meaning ‘hare’, derived from the name of a Jat clan.
Sahu ସାହୁ, साहू, সাহু, સાહુ Indian, Odia, Hindi, Bengali, Marathi, Assamese, Gujarati, Nepali
Derived from Sanskrit साधु (sadhu) meaning "merchant, money-lender, banker".
Said سعید Arabic, Somali, Urdu
From the given name Sa'id.
Saif সাইফ, سیف Arabic, Bengali, Urdu
From the given name Saif.
Saikia শইকীয়া Indian, Assamese
From a military title used during the Ahom Kingdom that indicated an official who commanded 100 soldiers. The title itself is derived from Assamese শ (xo) meaning "hundred".
Sailo Mizo
Sailo means ‘Silo’ in Mizo.
Saini Indian
Indian (Panjab): Hindu (Arora) and Sikh name derived from the name of an Arora clan.
Sajid ساجد Arabic, Urdu
From the given name Sajid.
Sajjad سجاد, সাজ্জাদ Arabic, Urdu, Bengali
Derived from the given name Sajjad.
Sakib সাকিব Bengali
From the given name Shakib.
Saksena सक्सेना Indian, Hindi
Alternate transcription of Hindi सक्सेना (see Saxena).
Salahuddin সালাহউদ্দিন, صلاح الدین Arabic, Bengali, Urdu
From the given name Salah al-Din.
Salam سلام, সালাম Arabic, Urdu, Bengali
From the given name Salam.
Saleem سلیم Arabic, Urdu, Dhivehi
From the given name Salim.
Salih صالح Arabic, Urdu
From the given name Salih.
Salim সেলিম, سالم, سلیم Arabic, Bengali, Urdu, Filipino, Tausug, Maguindanao
From the given name Salim.
Salman سلمان Arabic, Urdu, Turkish
From the given name Salman.
Sama समा Indian
Samad صمد, সামাদ Arabic, Urdu, Bengali, Dhivehi
From the given name Samad.
Sameer سمیر Arabic, Dhivehi, Urdu
From the given name Samir 1.
Samrajyam సమ్రాజ్యం Indian
It means "a kingdom".
Samreen سمرین Arabic, Indian, Urdu
From the given name Samrin.
Sanagala సనగాలా Indian, Telugu
Sandhu ਸੰਧੂ Indian, Punjabi
From Sindhu, the Sanskrit name for the Indus River.
Sangliana Mizo
Sangliana has an unknown meaning.
Sangma Garo
The clan name of a folklore writer from Northeast India.
Sani সানী Arabic, Bengali
Derived from the given name Sani 1.
Sankaranarayanan संकरनारायणं Hindi
Sanyal সান্যাল Bengali
Habitational name from the village of Senlal (or Sen Lal) in present-day Bangladesh.
Sapru Kashmiri (Modern)
Sapru people were a nomadic clan originally from Iran that moved across Asia and settled in Kashmir.
Saqib ثاقب Arabic, Urdu
Derived from the given name Saqib.
Sarakar ସରକାର Indian, Odia
Odia variant of Sarkar.
Sarangapani सारंगपानी Hindi
From the sanskrit words Sarangan "bow of Vishnu" and pani "hand".
Sardar সরদার, सरदार, سردار Indian, Bengali, Hindi, Urdu
From a title meaning "chief, leader", derived from Persian سر (sar) meaning "head, authority" and the suffix دار (dar) meaning "possessor".
Sarder সরদার Bengali
Alternate transcription of Bengali সরদার (see Sardar).
Sareen सरीन, ਸਰੀਨ Indian, Hindi, Punjabi
Alternate transcription of Hindi सरीन or Punjabi Gurmukhi ਸਰੀਨ (see Sarin).
Sarfraz سرفراز Urdu
Derived from the given name Sarfraz.
Sarin सरीन, ਸਰੀਨ Indian, Hindi, Punjabi
Meaning uncertain.
Sarkar সরকার, চৰকাৰ Indian, Bengali, Assamese
From the Persian title سرکار (sarkar) meaning "lord, supervisor, overseer".
Sarker সরকার Bengali
Alternate transcription of Sarkar.
Sarwar سرور, সারোয়ার Urdu, Bengali
From the Persian title سرور (sarvar) meaning "lord, master".
Sastri ಶಾಸ್ತ್ರಿ, శాస్త్రి Indian, Kannada, Telugu
Kannada and Telugu variant of Shastri.
Sastry Indian
Hindu (Brahman) name, from Sanskrit šāstrī ‘versed in the Shastras’ (from šāstra ‘book of rules’, ‘religious treatise’).
Sastry శాస్త్రి Indian, Telugu
Variant of Shastri.
Sathi ସାଥି, साथी, ਸਾਥੀ, ساٹھھی Indian, Odia, Hindi, Marathi, Punjabi, Urdu, Thai
Alternate transcription of Sethi.
Sattar ستار, সাত্তার Arabic, Urdu, Bengali, Persian
Derived from the given name Sattar.
Sav साव Indian
Sawant सावंत Indian, Marathi
Derived from Sanskrit समन्त (samanta) meaning "universal, complete, entire".
Sawhney ਸਾਹਨੀ Indian, Punjabi
Variant of Sahni.
Saxena सक्सेना Indian, Hindi
Traditionally believed to be derived from Sanskrit सखिसेना (sakhisena) meaning "friend of the army", from सखा (sakha) meaning "friend, companion" and सेना (sena) meaning "army"... [more]
Sayed سید Arabic, Urdu
From the given name Sayyid.
Sayyed سید, सैयद Indian (Muslim)
Indian form of Sayyid.
Seb सेब Hindi
From सेब (seb) meaning "apple".
Sebastian സെബാസ്റ്റ്യൻ English, Indian (Christian)
From the given name Sebastian.
Seedat Indian (Muslim)
“Lord” in Hindustani. Comes from "Sidi". May be Egyptian, Arabic or Persian in origin.
Seelan சீலன் Indian, Tamil