Ajay - boys name

Ajay name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 84%

Ajay name meaning:

The name Ajay is of Indian origin and is commonly used for boys. It has several potential meanings depending on the cultural and linguistic context. In Sanskrit, the name Ajay means "unconquered" or "invincible." It is derived from the combination of the prefix 'a' (meaning "not") and 'jay' (meaning "victory"). This interpretation reflects strength, resilience, and the ability to overcome challenges.

In Hindu mythology, Ajay is also an epithet of Lord Vishnu, one of the principal deities in Hinduism. As such, the name Ajay can be associated with divine qualities such as power, protection, and immortality. In Indian culture, names often carry deep symbolic and spiritual significance, and Ajay is no exception. It can be seen as a name that represents bravery, determination, and the ability to stand tall in the face of adversity.

Overall, the name Ajay signifies strength, invincibility, and victory. It carries a sense of resilience and courage, making it a fitting choice for parents who want their son to embody these qualities.

Origin: Hindu


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Overall UK ranking: 784 out of 4789

42 recorded births last year

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  • Scotland (437)

Historical popularity of Ajay

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