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Here is a list of South Indian Boy Names along with their meanings.


South Indian Boy Names

Popular South Indian Boy Names

Name
Meaning
A
Aadesh; Adesh
Message; Order; Command
Aadi
Important; First
Aadil; Adil
Justice; Sincere
Aadit
Peak
Aaditya
Sun
Aakash
The sky; Vast like the sky
Aamir
Populous; Full; Prosperous
Aarif
Acquainted; Knowledgable
Aarpit; Arpit
To donate
Aashish; Ashish; Asheesh
Blessing
Aasim
Protector
Aatish
Explosive; A dynamic person; Fireworks; Name of Lord Ganesha
Abbas
Description of a Lion
Abhay
Fearless
Abhijay
Victorious
Abhijeet
Victorious; One who has been/has conquered
Abhijit
Victorious
Abhimanyu
Son of Arjun
Abhinandan; Abhinandana
Greetings; Felicitous; Welcoming
Abhinav
An act; Quite New; Brand New
Abhinay
Expression
Abhishek
Ritual; An auspicious bath for a deity
Abimanyu
The son of Arjuna
Adarsh
Ideal
Adit
First Born; From the beginning
Adithya
Sun God; Son of Adithi
Aditiya
Sun
Adnan
Proper Name; Lion; Bravery; Old Arabic name; Ancestor of North Arabia
Afzal
Best; Most Excellent
Ahmad
Commendable; Praiseworthy; Most highly adored
Ajaipal
One whose caretaker is the Lord
Ajay
Unconquered; Invincible
Ajit; Ajeet
Victorious; Invincible; Unconquerable
Ajitabh; Ajitaabh
Victor; One who has conquered the sky; Whose lustre can't be diminished; The sun
Akash; Aakaash
Sky
Akhil
Complete; Entire; Earth; World
Akhilesh
Lord & Master; Lord of the universe; Indestructible; Immortal
Akram; Akaram
Most Generous; Excellent
Akshay
Immortal; Everlasting; Indestructible
Akshayakumaar; Akshay Kumar
Indestructible Prince
Ali
God; Excellent; Noble; Sublime
Alok; Aalok
Brightness; Light; Cry of victory; A man with lovely hair
Amaan
Peace; The most lovelable
Aman
Peace; The one who is peaceful
Amar
Immortal; Everlasting
Amaranaath; Amarnath
Immortal God; Lord Shiva
Amarjeet
Forever Victorious
Amarpreet
Immortal love of god
Amit
Limitless; Endless
Amitabh; Amitaabh
Unlimited; One with boundless splendour; Boundless lustre
B
Baalaaji; Balaji
Lord Vishnu
Baalachandran
-
Baalagopaal; Balgopal; Balagopal
Krishna; Baby Krishna
Baalaraju; Balaraj; Balraj
Strong
Badal; Baadal
Clouds; Monsoon
Balaji
Hindu God 'Vishnu'; God Venkatan
Balaraam
The elder brother of Lord Krishna
Balbir
Strong; Couragious
Balchandra
Young Moon
Balgopal
The Hindu God Krishna as a baby; Baby Krishna
Balram; Balaram
The elder brother of Lord Krishna
Balwant; Balvant; Balavant
Powerful; Strong; Full of might
Bansi
Flute
Barun
Lord of the Sea
Bhaagavat
-
Bhaaskar; Bhaskar
The sun
Bhagat
Devotee of God
Bhagavaan; Bhagavaana; Bhagvan; Bhagvaan
Of good furtune; The lord; God
Bhagavaandaas
Servant of the god
Bhagavateeprasaad
Lucky; Relevant to Goddess Durga
Bhageeratha; Bhagirath
One who brought Ganga on earth; Name of an ancient king
Bharat
Being maintained; The name of the Hindu God of fire
Bhupendra; Bhoopendra; Bhupinder
King of Kings; Emperor; King of the earth
Bhushan; Bhooshan
Ornament; Lord vishnu
Bijoy
Victory
Biju
Jewel
C
Chaitanya
Famous Sage
Champak
A Flower
Chanakya; Chaanakya
Name of Kautilya - the great scholar; Bright
Chandran
Moon


Chandresh
Lord Shiva; King of the moon
Chandu
Moon
Chetan; Chaten; Chaitan
Perceptive; Consciousness; Life; Excellent Intelligence
Chirag
Lamp; Deepak
Chiranjeev; Chiranjeeve
Lord Vishnu; Immortal
Chiranjiv
Immortal; Longlived
Chittranjan
Inner Joy; Happiness from the heart; one who has joyful heart
D
Daamodar
Krishna
Das
Servant
Dasarad
-
Daya
Kindness
Deepak
Lamp; Light
Dev; Deb
Divinity; God
Devraj; Devraaj
Lord lndra; King of Devas; King of gods
Dharmaaalingam
-
Dharmesh
Lord of righteousness; Master of Religion; Lord of religion
Dhir
Wise
Dhiraj; Dheeraj
Patience; Consolation
Dipesh
Lord of light
Divyesh
Full of Divinity
Dushyant
Destroyer of evil
E
Eesvar; Eashwar
God
Ekbal
Dignity
Eklavya
Bowman; Student who learned bow by watching
F
Farukh
Power of discrimination; Fortunate; Happy
Firoze; Firoz
Gift; Winner; Victorious; Name of a king
G
Gagan
Sky
Gajendra
Elephant King
Ganesh
Lord Ganesha; Son of Lord Shiva and Parvati
Gangaadhar; Gangadhar
God Shankar; Lord Shiva
Gangaaraam; Gangaram
Variant of 'Ganga'
Gaurav
Honour; Pride; Respect; Glory; Dignity
Ghanasyaam
Another Name of Lord Krishna
Giri
Mountain
Giridhar
Another Name of Lord Krishna; Holder of mountain; Variant of 'Giridhari'
Girish
Lord of Mountains; Shiv; Mahadev
Gopal; Gopaal
Lord Krishna; Cowherd; Protector of cows
Gopi; Gopee
A cowherd; Protector of cows
Govind
Another name of Lord Krishna; Cowherd
Gulsan
A flower garden
Gunjan
Music; Buzzing of a bee
Guru
Teacher; Master; Priest
Gurudutt
Bestowed by a Guru/Teacher
Gyan; Gyan Singh; Giaan
Knowledge; One having exalted divine knowledge
H
Hari
God Vishnu; God Narayanan; Lord Krishna; The one belonging to God; He who removes evil
Harihar
Lord Krishna
Haripreet
Beloved of God
Harish
Lord Vishnu
Harjeet
God's triumph; Victor
Harsh
Joy; Delight
Harshad
Happy; One who gives pleasure
Harshit
Joyful
Hasan
Handsome; Good; Laughter
Hasmukh
Cheerful
Hemant
One of the six season; Gold
Hemraj
King of Gold
Himanshu
Another Name of Chandra
Hitendra
Well-wisher
I
Indrajit
Conqueror of Indra
Ishwar
God; the Supreme Being; Another name for Shiva
J
Jagdeep
Lamp of the world
Jagdish
God; Lord of the universe; The ruler of the world
Jagjit; Jagjeet
Winner of the world
Jagmohan
One who attracts the world
Jai
Conqueror; Defeater; The victorious one
Jaishankar
Victory of Lord Shiva
James
One who supplants; Variant of Jacob
Janak
Father of Sita; Creator
Jaswant
Victorious; Famous
Jatin
Lord Shiva; Pertaining to saint
Javed
Immortal; Eternal
Jawahar
Jewel
Jayanand
Joy of success; Happy in his victory
Jayant
Victorious
Jeevan; Jivan
Life
Jignesh
Intellectual Curiosity
Jitendra; Jitender
One who can conquer Indra; Lord of conqueror; The powerful conqueror
John
Gift of God
K
Kanta
Radiant
Karthik; Kartik
Name of a month in the Hindu calendar; Bestowing Courage and Pleasure
Karunanidhi
Kind Hearted
Krishnam
Lord Krishna; Variant of 'Krishna'
L
Laksman
Son of King Dasharatha and Sumitra; Lucky; Brother of Lord Ram
Lalit
Handsome; Beautiful
Lalu
Variant of 'Lal'
Laxman
Lord Rama'a youger brother; Son of Dasharatha
M
Madhav; Madhab
Relating to the spring; Sweet like honey; Another name of Lord Krishna
Madhukar
Honey Bee; Lover
Madhur
Sweet
Madhvan
Another name of Lord Krishna
Mahadev
Lord Shiva
Mahavir
The most couragious among men; A Jain prophet
Mahendra; Mohinder
The great God Indra (the God of the sky)
Mahesh
Lord Shiva; A great ruler
Maheswar
God Shankar
Mahindra
Indra Dev
Mahipal
Lord Krishna; A king
Mammooty
-
Manas
Mind
Mangal
Auspicious; Fortunate
Mani
Gem; A jewel
Manish
Wise; A profound thinker
Manmohan
Lord Krishna; Pleasing
Manohar
One who steals the heart
Manoj
Born of the mind; Cupid
Mansukh
One with peace of mind; Happy one
Marut
The wind
Mayank
Moon
Mayoor
Peacock
Mayur
Peacock
Mehaboob
Beloved
Mihir
Sun
Milan
Joining; Meeting; Union
Milind
Honey Bee
Mitesh
One with few desires
Mithilesh
King of Mithila; Janak; Father of Sita
Mohan
Beauteous; Attractive; Charming
Mohit
Attracted
Moti; Motilal
Pearl
Mukesh
Lord Shiva; Cupid
Mukul
Bud; Soul; Blossom
Mukund
Lord Krishna; Name of Vishnu
Murali
Flute
Muralidhar
Another name of Lord Krishna
Muthu
Pearl
Muthuraman
Beloved Pearl
N
Nagesh
Lord Shiva
Nakul
One of among five Pandavas; Twin brother of Sahdev
Nalin
Lotus
Narayan
Lord Vishnu; The son of man
Narendra; Narinder
King of men
Naresh
King of men
Nataraj
King of the art of dancing; Lord Shiva
Natwar
Lord Krishna
Navin
New
Navnit
Fresh Butter
Nayan
Eye
Neel
Blue
Nihal
Happy; Blissful person; Content
Nikhil
Complete; Whole; Entire
Nikunj
Loving Home; Bower; Arbour; Lord Krishna
Nilesh
Another name of Krishna; Blue God
Niraj
Lotus
Niranjan
Lord Shiva
Nirbhay
Fearless
Nirmal
Pure; Clean
Nitesh
Lord of the law; Master of the right path
Nitin
New; Master of the right path
Nityanand
Perennially Happy
O
Om
Omkar; Creation; The essence of life
Omar
First son; Disciple; Gifted Speaker; Famous; An era; Name of the second Caliph-(Khalifah)
Omkar
Beginning of Life; Creator of OM
P
Pallav
Young shoots and leaves; The younger one
Panduranga
One with pale white complexion
Pankaj
Lotus Flower
Parag
Pollen Grains
Prabhu
God
R
Raju
Prosperity; King
S
Salil
Water
Sonu
Familiar with gold; Beloved
Swami
Lord; Master