Beautiful Bengali Baby Names for 2016

Beautiful Bengali Baby Names for 2016

We at theIndusparent have collated some of the most beautiful bengali baby names for 2016. Take your pick from these unique names for your little one today

From the land of Rabindranath Tagore, music, poetry and cultural heritage we bring you beautiful Bengali baby names for 2016. These names have been chosen to ensure that they have a unique meaning, originating from the names of gods and goddesses, to new hopes, aspirations, divinity, love, strength, happiness and more.

Go ahead and pick the name you like for your newborn as you embark on a whole new journey of selfless love in parenting.

Bengali baby names - Letter A

Names with ‘A’ are always very beautiful and striking.

bengali baby names

A – Girls

  1. Ananya – Unique
  2. Abharana - Jewel
  3. Arpita – Dedication to the Divine
  4. Aparajitaa – Undefeated
  5. Adrija – Goddess Parvati, of the mountain
  6. Aalo – Brightness, light
  7. Adarshini – Idealisitic
  8. Arunima – Red colour
  9. Aditri – Goddess Laxmi
  10. Aahana - Existence

A – Boys

  1. Ahan – Dawn
  2. Abir – Gulal
  3. Arjun – Legendary hero from the Mahabharata
  4. Arka – Sun
  5. Anirban – Eternal flame
  6. Abhraneel – One who is blue as the sky, Lord Krishna
  7. Abhik – Beloved
  8. Abhirup – Handsome
  9. Arup – Incomparable
  10. Anik – Soldier
Bengali baby names - Letter B

Names with ‘B’ are full of love, compassion and strength.

bengali baby names

B – Girls

  1. Baijanti – Flower
  2. Bairavi – Music, Durga
  3. Bidita – Goddess
  4. Bidisha – River
  5. Bibha – Ray of light
  6. Brishti – Rain
  7. Bhavna – Feelings
  8. Binita – Modest
  9. Bharani – One who fulfils
  10. Bharati - India

B – Boys

  1. Bhaskar – Sun
  2. Bikram - Brave
  3. Bibek – Conscience
  4. Bishwa – The entire world
  5. Binod – Laughter
  6. Bipul – Lots, plenty
  7. Baldeb – God like power
  8. Barnav – Rainbow
  9. Basant – Spring
  10. Bishnu – Lord Vishnu
Bengali baby names - Letter C

Names with ‘C’ shine bright like the moonlight, like an eternal lamp of hope and prosperity.

bengali baby names

C- Girls

  1. Chandana – Sandalwood
  2. Chaitra – Zodiac sign, Aries
  3. Chaitali – Born in the month of Chaitra
  4. Chandra – Moon
  5. Chandrima – Moonlight
  6. Chanda – Moon
  7. Chandanika – Diminutive, miniature
  8. Charulata – Beautiful, beautiful creeper
  9. Chitrangada – Name of Arjun’s wife
  10. Chitralekha – A beautiful picture

C – Boys

  1. Chandan – Sandalwood
  2. Chanchal – Restless
  3. Chiranjeet – Long life
  4. Chaitan – Consciousness
  5. Chandran – Moon
  6. Chiradeep – Eternal lamp
  7. Chatresh – Lord Shiva
  8. Chayan – To choose
  9. Chandragupt – Name of King
  10. Chitranjan – Inner joy
Bengali baby names - Letter D

Names with ‘D’ signify the divine light, the luminous warmth of the light, which will enrich your life.

bengali baby names

D – Girls

  1. Debjani – Beloved, adorable
  2. Debi – Goddess
  3. Doeyl – Song bird
  4. Durga – Name of the Goddess
  5. Durba – Sacred grass
  6. Debadrita – Loved by God
  7. Debolina – Adored by the Gods
  8. Debina – Impressive
  9. Debanshi – Part of God
  10. Debashmita – One who makes others smiles like God

D- Boys

  1. Debabirta – Name of Bhishma
  2. Dibakar - Sun
  3. Debanjan – Eyes of God
  4. Debjyoti – God of light, light of gods
  5. Debashish – Blessings of God
  6. Debjit – One who has conquered all the gods
  7. Debashmit – Lord of the rings
  8. Deep – Lamp
  9. Deepansh – Part of light
  10. Deependu – Bright moon
Bengali baby names - Letter E

The letter ‘E’ stands for eternity, an eternal flow of life, light and love just the way you’d want for your little ones.

bengali baby names

E – Girls

  1. Eashita - One who desires
  2. Ebbani - Fog
  3. Eshani – Wife of Lord Shiva
  4. Ekisha – One goddess
  5. Ekaprnika – Goddess Durga
  6. Ekanshi – Part of the body
  7. Eestha – Beloved
  8. Ereshva – Righteous
  9. Ehana – Search
  10. Evanshi - Similarity

E – Boys

  1. Eshan – Lord Shiva
  2. Eshant – Lord Vishnu
  3. Eknath – Lord Shiva
  4. Ekanpreet – Love for God
  5. Ekanjeet – God’s triumph
  6. Ekaant – Solitary
  7. Ekagrah – Focused
  8. Ekambar – Sky
  9. Ekansh – Whole
  10. Ekraj – One ruler
Bengali baby names - Letter F

These names with ‘F’ are unique, they’re not like the usual names you’ll hear, but nonetheless some have interesting meanings that may strike a chord with you.

bengali baby names

F – Girls

  1. Falguni – Born in the month of Falgun
  2. Fulki – Spark
  3. Fuljhuri – Sparkler
  4. Fulmala – Garland of flowers
  5. Fultushi – Sweet girl
  6. Friya – Beloved
  7. Fularenu – Pollen
  8. Fuleshwar – River
  9. Firoja – Sky coloured
  10. Falak - Sky

F – Boys

  1. Falgun – Month of the Hindu Calendar
  2. Falgu – River
  3. Fanibhushan – Lord Shiva
  4. Fani – Snake
  5. Falbabu – A tip tapper
  6. Fanish – Cosmic Serpent
  7. Fenil – Foamy
  8. Fanadhar – Snakelike
  9. Fanindra – Cosmic snake
  10. Fanikeshwar – King of snakes
Bengali baby names - Letter G

Names with ‘G’ signify glory, just the way you would want the future years of your precious little ones to be.

bengali baby names

G – Girls

  1. Gargi – Wise woman
  2. Gayatri – Hymn, mantra
  3. Gauri – Beautiful
  4. Gitanjali – Collection of poems
  5. Golapi – Rose colour
  6. Ganika – Flower
  7. Gaurika – Young lady
  8. Ginni – Precious gold coin
  9. Gitali – Melodious
  10. Gayantika - Singing

G – Boys

  1. Gautam – Lord Buddha
  2. Gaurab – Pride
  3. Gaurang – Fair, Husband of Gauri
  4. Gopal – Lord Krishna
  5. Gadadhar – One who holds the mace
  6. Gyandeep – Lamp of divine knowledge
  7. Gaurinath – Lord Shiva
  8. Gobind – Preserver of the world
  9. Ganesh – Lord Ganesha
  10. Giriraj – Lord of the Mountains
Bengali baby names - Letter H

The letter ‘H’ is for heart, these names are close to your heart and full of love.

bengali baby names

H – Girls

  1. Hiya – Heart, happiness
  2. Hemashr – One with a golden body
  3. Hemani – Goddess Parvati
  4. Hanishka – Sweetness
  5. Himakshi – Saviour of the snow
  6. Hiranyadha – To give gold
  7. Haripriya – Consort of Vishnu
  8. Harini – Beautiful deer
  9. Harithra – Historical
  10. Harisha - Happiness

H – Boys

  1. Hrishikesh – One who controls his senses
  2. Hiren – Lord of diamonds
  3. Hriday – Heart
  4. Hridayanand – Happiness of the heart
  5. Harindra – Tree
  6. Harinaksh – Lord Shiva
  7. Hrishab – Morality
  8. Himanish – Lord Shiva
  9. Hridam – Prosperous
  10. Hridaynath – Lord of the Heart
Bengali baby names - Letter I

These names with ‘I’ are as unique just as your little ones.

bengali baby names

I – Girls

  1. Isha – Lord
  2. Ishani – Durga
  3. Ishika – Paint brush
  4. Indu – Moon
  5. Idhika – Goddess Parvati
  6. Ibha – Hope
  7. Idhitri – One who praises
  8. Ihina – Enthusiasm
  9. Ikshita – Visible
  10. Ikshana - Sight

I – Boys

  1. Ishan – Shiv, Sun
  2. Indra – Devraj
  3. Ikshan – Sight
  4. Imon – Priority
  5. Indrashish – Blessings from God
  6. Indresh – Lord Vishnu
  7. Indradev – Lord Indra
  8. Indraneel – Emerald
  9. Indrasen – Oldest among the Pandavas
  10. Ihit – Prize, honour
Bengali baby names - Letter J

These names with ‘J’ are full of life and light just like your cute little babies.

bengali baby names

J – Girls

  1. Jaya – Parvati’s friend
  2. Jhanavi – Ganga
  3. Jonaki – Firefly
  4. Joya – Victory
  5. June – Name of the month
  6. Jagruti – Awareness
  7. Jaba (Joba) – Hibiscus
  8. Jharna – Waterfall
  9. Jhanavi - Daughter of Jahnu
  10. Jayati – Victorious

J – Boys

  1. Joy – Win, victory
  2. Jayesh – Victorious
  3. Judhajeet - Victorious in war
  4. Jagan – Universe
  5. Jishnu – Krishna
  6. Jivan – Life
  7. Jogesh – Lord Shiva
  8. Jyotiranjan – Joyous
  9. Jyotiraditya – Lord Krishna
  10. Jash - Fame
Bengali baby names - Letter K

Names with ‘K’ are poetic, beautiful and mesmerising.

bengali baby names

K – Girls

  1. Kaberi – River Cauvery
  2. Karabi – Name of a flower
  3. Karuna – Pity, compassion
  4. Kabita – Poetry
  5. Kajol – Kohl
  6. Kalyani – Auspicious, fortunate
  7. Kasturi – Musk
  8. Kalpana - Imagination
  9. Kairavi – Moonlight
  10. Kaushiki – Goddess Kali

K – Boys

  1. Kinkor –
  2. Kalyan – Good, well being
  3. Kamal – Lotus
  4. Kishore – Youth
  5. Kedar – Lord Shiva
  6. Kailash – Abode of Lord Krishna
  7. Karthik – Name of the month
  8. Kaushik – Friend of the universe
  9. Kaustubh – Divine jewel
  10. Kashik – Brilliance
Bengali baby names - Letter L

Names with ‘L’ symbolise love for life and love itself.

bengali baby names

L – Girls

  1. Lalima – Beauty
  2. Lali – Charming, darling
  3. Lavanya – Graceful
  4. Lopamudra – Wife of Agastya Rishi, hidden talent
  5. Lata – Creeper
  6. Lekshana – Auspicious symbols
  7. Lekha – Crescent
  8. Lakshmika – Goddess Laxmi
  9. Lekhya – World
  10. Lipika – An alphabet

L – Boys

  1. Lavanesh – a drop
  2. Lakshman – Lord Ram’s younger brother
  3. Laksh – Aim
  4. Lalit – Good looking
  5. Lakesh – Cinnamon tree
  6. Likhit – Written
  7. Likhil – Another name/ version for Saraswati
  8. Lohit – Made of copper
  9. Lokakriti – Creator of the world
  10. Lokit – The enlightened one
Bengali baby names - Letter M

These names with ‘M’ are mesmerising and melodious.

bengali baby names

M – Girls

  1. Madhulika – A sweet as honey
  2. Madhurima – Sweetness
  3. Madhavi – A creeper with beautiful flowers
  4. Mitali – Friendship
  5. Mita – Fixed, grounded
  6. Moushumi – Season
  7. Manabi – Beautiful woman
  8. Madhumita – Full of sweetness of honey
  9. Meghla – Cloudy
  10. Madhushree – Spring 

M – Boys

  1. Mrinal – Lotus
  2. Manas – Mind, power
  3. Mridul –Tender, delicate
  4. Madhukar – Honeybee
  5. Mritunjay – Lord Shiva
  6. Madhav – Lord Krishna
  7. Malay – Wind
  8. Mihir – Sun
  9. Mainak – Son of Mena
  10. Mahadev – Lord Shiva
Bengali baby names - Letter N

These names with ‘N’ stand for beauty and clarity, the way you’d want your little one to envision the world to be.

bengali baby names

N – Girls

  1. Nayonika – Expressive yes
  2. Nayantara – Twinkling eyes
  3. Niharika – Admired for her beauty
  4. Nandini – Daughter, one who brings joy
  5. Nandita – Happy, cheerful
  6. Naina – Beautiful eyes
  7. Neelanjana – Beauty in blue
  8. Neelima – Blue
  9. Nabya - Central
  10. Naima – Belonging to one

N – Boys

  1. Nirmal – Clear, clean
  2. Nalin – Lotus, water
  3. Nihar – Mist, fog, dew
  4. Neel – Blue
  5. Nilanjan – Handsome in blue
  6. Nayan – Eyes
  7. Nikhil – Complete
  8. Nairit – South west
  9. Namish – Lord Vishnu
  10. Nandish – Lord Shiva
Bengali baby names - Letter O

Names with ‘O’ possess an outstanding quality of the beauty of life.

bengali baby names

O – Girls

  1. Olee – Type of bee
  2. Onjolee – Tribute to God
  3. Oditi – Dawn
  4. Oma – Life giver
  5. Omaja – Spiritual unity
  6. Oormila – Daughter of King Janak
  7. Omisha – Goddess of life & death
  8. Orpita – Offering
  9. Onalika – Image
  10. Omaira - Star

O – Boys

  1. Oishorjyo –
  2. Orhaan – Leader
  3. Onir – Shining
  4. Ojas – Strong
  5. Om – Sacred syllable
  6. Omdutta – Gifted by God
  7. Oneesh – Lord of the mind
  8. Ojaswin – Lustrous
  9. Omaansh – A part of the sacred symbol of Om
  10. Omesh – Lord of Om
Bengali baby names - Letter P

Names with ‘P’ are packed with power and beauty.

bengali baby names

P – Girls

  1. Parabi – Bakshish
  2. Pratima - Idol
  3. Parimita – Modest and balanced
  4. Praniti – Leader
  5. Prapti – To gain, to have an advantage
  6. Parinita – Expert, complete
  7. Pauloma – Place of rest
  8. Pritha – Mother of Pandavas
  9. Priyasha – Dear, beloved
  10. Prerona – Inspiration

P – Boys

  1. Prasenjeet – Champion
  2. Parash – Golden touch
  3. Parikshit – A character from the Mahabharata
  4. Partho – King, Arjun
  5. Polash – Flowering
  6. Prabir – Hero, brave one
  7. Pradyot – Lustre, to illuminate
  8. Pradosh – Dusk, twilight
  9. Prithvi – Earth
  10. Purushottam – Supreme human
Bengali baby names - Letter R

Names with ‘R’ signify royalty, poise and class.

bengali baby names

R – Girls

  1. Rajeshwari – Queen, Goddess Parvati
  2. Radha – Lord Krishna’s true love
  3. Reshmi – Just like silk
  4. Reba – River
  5. Ruma – Light
  6. Ranjika – Exciting
  7. Rajashree – Royalty
  8. Rabani – Divine
  9. Ranjana – Delightful
  10. Rangana – Flower

R – Boys

  1. Raja – King
  2. Ritvik – Priest
  3. Rishi – Sage, ray of light
  4. Rishabh – Superior
  5. Ranajit – Victorious
  6. Ranjan – Pleasing personality
  7. Ravindra – Sun God
  8. Rachit – Invention
  9. Rajak – Brilliance
  10. Rajan - King
Bengali baby names - Letter S

Names with ‘S’ are special and unique, just like your baby.

bengali baby names

S – Girls

  1. Sudeshna – Wife of King Virat
  2. Sayantani – Queen of the night
  3. Shipra – River
  4. Shalmali – Type of tree
  5. Sahana – Ragini
  6. Shyama – Dark as a cloud, Goddess Kali
  7. Shonali – Golden
  8. Sulakshana – One with good upbringing
  9. Sahana – Raaga, Patience
  10. Shefalika – Flower, fragrance

S – Boys

  1. Sumeet – A good friend
  2. Shankar – Lord Shiva
  3. Shyam – Dark complexion
  4. Sayantan – Evening
  5. Shayan – Worthy, deserving
  6. Samrat – Emperor
  7. Sanat – Lord Brahma
  8. Shishir – Winter
  9. Shantanu – Whole
  10. Satyajit – Victory of truth

Bengali baby names - Letter T

Names with ‘T’ signify beauty, youth and a bright future.

bengali baby names

T – Girls

  1. Tagar – White flower
  2. Tara – Star
  3. Tia – Parrot
  4. Tanima – Slenderness
  5. Trishna – Desire
  6. Tapasi – Female saint (ascetic)
  7. Taneesha – Ambition
  8. Tapati – Sun’s daughter
  9. Tanika – Rope
  10. Taakshi – Eyes like a pigeon

T – Boys

  1. Tapas – Heat, penance
  2. Tapan – Lord Surya, summer
  3. Tamal – Tree
  4. Tarun – Youth
  5. Tanuj – Son
  6. Tamas – Dark
  7. Taneesh – Ambition
  8. Tanishq – Jewel
  9. Tarit – Lightning
  10. Tej – Lustrous
Bengali baby names - Letter U

Here’s a selection of some of the classiest names you can think of beginning with the letter ‘U’.

bengali baby names

U – Girls

  1. Udichi – One who prospers
  2. Upasana – Worship
  3. Udita – Sunrise
  4. Uttara – Star, Daughter of King Virat
  5. Ujwala – Bright, prosperous
  6. Uma – Goddess Parvati
  7. Urmi – Waves
  8. Umika – Goddess Parvati
  9. Udantika – Satisfaction
  10. Upadhriti – A ray

U – Boys

  1. Ujjwal – Bright
  2. Udayan – Rising, Name of king of Avanti
  3. Uday – Sunrise
  4. Uttam – The best
  5. Utpal – Beginning
  6. Upayan – Gift
  7. Uddesh – Motive
  8. Upamanyu – Name of a devoted student
  9. Utkarsh – Prosperity
  10. Upanshu – Chanting of hymns
Bengali baby names - Letter V

Names with ‘V’ signify purity, poise and power.

bengali baby names

V – Girls

  1. Vaisakhi – Auspicious month
  2. Vrishti – Rain
  3. Vajreshwari – Buddhist goddess
  4. Varnika – Purity in gold
  5. Vibhuti – Goddess Laxmi
  6. Vanalika – Sunflower
  7. Vandita – Adored
  8. Valini – Stars
  9. Vamika – Durga
  10. Varunika – Goddess of Rain

V – Boys

  1. Vikramaditya – Valour, Lord Vishnu, name of King
  2. Varuna – Infinite, Lord of the Seas
  3. Vahin – Lord Shiva
  4. Vikrant – Powerful
  5. Vachan – Speech
  6. Vairaj – Spiritual glory
  7. Viraj – Lord Surya, splendour, resplendent
  8. Vajrajit – Lord Indra
  9. Vanajit – Lord of the forest
  10. Vandan – Salutation
Bengali baby names - Letter Y

Names with ‘Y’ signify prosperity, fame and victory.

bengali baby names

Read: Hindu Baby Names for 2016

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