Some parents consider it auspicious to name their babies based on their ‘rashi’ or zodiac sign. According to Vedic Astrology, Dhanu Rashi, also known as Dhanush Rashi, is the ninth zodiac sign, represented by the archer (centaur) and the fire element. The western astrological zodiac sign corresponding to the Dhanu Rashi is Sagittarius.
The Vedic Astrology suggests that baby names under the Dhanu Rashi should ideally begin with “bha or bh,””dha or dh,” and “pha.” In this MomJunction post, we share a list of 200 popular and modern baby boy and girl names based on the Dhanu Rashi.
100 Popular Dhanu Rashi Names For Boys
The name Bhadrak refers to someone brave, handsome, and attractive.
Bhadresh is another name for Lord Shiva. The name Bhadresh means “Lord of Nobles.”
The name Bhadrik means noble. Bhadrik is one of the many names of Lord Shiva.
Another name for Lord Shiva, Bhadrisha, means “Lord of Bhadri Mountain.”
Bhagaditya is a beautiful Dhanu Rashi baby boy name meaning “The Sun which grants wealth, prosperity and riches.”
Bhagat derives its name from “Bhagavata,” a Sanskrit word meaning devotee or disciple.
The name Bhagesh means “Lord of riches/richness.”
The name Bhagyam means someone extremely lucky.
One of the many names of Lord Shiva, Bhairav, means formidable or one who vanquishes or defeats fear.
The name Bham means brilliance or light.
It is a popular unisex name for babies born in Dhanu Rashi. This name means, “The Sun.” Some of the other meanings of the name Bhanu include eminence, virtuous, ruler, and beautiful.
A popular name for Dhanu Rashi boys, Bharadwaj originates from “Bharadvaja,” a Sanskrit word meaning “one who has strength/vigor.”
A popular name for Dhanu Rashi boys, Bharat means “universal monarch” or “seeker of ultimate truth.”
The name Bharg either means bright or satisfied.
Another name of Lord Shiva, Bhargav means someone who has “attained radiance” or the one who “emits radiance.”
Another name for Sun, Bhaskara, means fire or illumination. The name could also mean gold or brilliant.
An alternative name for the Sun God (Surya), Bhasvan, means radiant or bright.
The name Bhautik means radiant. Bhautik may also mean “everything that you can sense (see, smell or feel).”
A common Dhanu Rashi baby boy name, Bhav, either means real or sentiment. Bhav is another name for Lord Shiva.
The name Bhavad means real or life-giving.
An alternative name for Lord Krishna, Bhavan, means God, Creator. The name also means charming, solicitous, or brilliant.
The name Bhavay means outstanding or excellent.
The name Bhavi means emotional, touching, or poignant.
The name Bhaviguru means “one who is full of emotions.”
The name Bhavik refers to a “devotee of God.” The name also means righteous or pious.
The name Bhavin means a winner. Bhavin also means living or “existence.”
The name Bhavnish means an emperor or a king.
The name Bhavyam means immortal, eternal, or infinite.
The name Bhavyesh has a religious origin and is one of the many names of Lord Shiva. The name also means good-looking or attractive.
The name Bhawanesh means “lord or owner of the house.”
It is one of the names of Lord Vishnu, and also means “the healer.”
The name Bhevin means a successful person or a winner.
Bhibatsu refers to someone who fights battles and wars with full honesty. Bhibatsu is one of the many names of Arjun/Arjuna (one of the five Pandava brothers from Mahabharata).
The name Bhima originates from the name of one of the five Pandava brothers in Mahabharata. Bhima means strong and gigantic.
Another name for Lord Shiva, Bholenath, means kind-hearted, simple, or innocent.
A beautiful name for Dhanu Rashi baby boys, Bhoomik means “friend of land.”
The name Bhoopal means “king or lord of the Earth.”
The name Bhooshit means decorated.
Bhudev is one of the many names of Lord Shiva. The name also means one who rules the earth.
The name Bhumin means “son of the Earth” or one who defends or protects the Earth.
The name Bhupad means firm.
The name Bhupen means, “king of the world.”
The name Bhupender means “king of the Earth” or “king of the kings.”
It is a common baby boy name under Dhanu Rashi, Bhuvan means, intelligent or witty.
Another name for Lord Vishnu, Bhuvanesh, means “lord of the world.”
Bhuvneshwar means “lord of the Earth or the world.” Bhuvneshwar could also mean “abode of God.”
Brij has a religious origin and is one of the many names of Lord Krishna.
The name Dhaavit means clean or purified.
Dhakshesh is another name for Lord Shiva.
Dhananjay is one of the many names of Lord Vishnu. Dhananjay means “one who wins wealth.”
The name Dhani means rich or wealthy.
Dhanish represents a nakshatra (constellation) or is the name of a star. Dhanish means “lord of wealth or riches.”
Dhanu is derived from the name of the astrological sign, “Dhanu Rashi.”
The name Dhanush means a bow that is used to shoot arrows.
Dhanvanth means rich, wealthy, or well-off.
One of the many names of Lord Shiva or Lord Rama, Dhanvine, means one who does charity.
The name Dharish means radiant or glistening or glowing.
It means one who does charity. It is also one of the many names of Lord Ganesha.
Dharsa means vision. Dharsa also means to perceive.
Dharshan means “one who prays and pays respect.” It also means observation or perception.
The name Dharshith means signs or displays.
One of the many names of Lord Brahma, Dharun, means upholding or supporting.
A common name for baby boys under Dhanu Rashi, Dharv, means contentment or satisfaction.
The name Dharvesh means “lord of truth.”
Dhaval means fair complexion. Dhaval also means “dazzling white.”
The name Dhavnit refers to a writer, poet, or a bard.
The name Dheeraj means patience, calm, or resolute.
The name Dheeran means a winner or an achiever.
Dheeshithan is another name of Lord Murugan.
Dheetik means clever or intelligent. Dheetik can also mean considerate.
The name Dherya means patience.
The name Dhikshit means one who provides knowledge. Dhikshit also means initiated or started.
Dhilan means “son of the waves.”
Dhimant means intelligent, wise, smart, and learned.
Dhir means patience, firm, or resolute. It can also mean wise or clever.
The name Dhiran means one who is devoted. Dhiran also means an achiever.
It isan epithet or byname for Lord Narayana. It also means an intelligent or wise person. Dhishan could also mean “spiritual preceptor.”
The name means firm or resolute. Dhridh also refers to someone strong.
The name Dhrish means sight or vision. Dhrish could refer to an imaginative person.
Dhrishay means vision or a visionary person. The name also means courageous and bold.
The name Dhrit means pledge or promise.
Dhritil refers to an individual who has patience. The name also refers to an individual who is calm and composed.
The name Dhrumil means a great king or ruler. The name could also mean “the great one.”
Dhrupad means firm-footed. Dhrupad also refers to “a king who lives in a palace.”
The name Dhrushya means one who has great, good, or beautiful eyes.
The name Dhrut means something that is in motion or moving.
It is a popular boy name that comes from “Dhruv Tara,” which means pole star. The name also means eternal or immovable.
Dhruvam means heaven or eternity. Dhruvam also refers to “the enduring sound.”
The name Dhruvansh means “a part or component of Dhruv Tara or pole star.”
Dhruvit derives its name from Dhruv Tara or pole star. The name Dhruvit means something that is fixed or constant just like the Dhruv Tara.
The name Dhven means pious, spiritual, or religious.
The name Dhwnit means “God is my judge.”
It isa popular Dhanu Rashi name that means meditation or reflection.
The name Dheyey means target, mission, or goal.
The name Dhyutidhara means “Lord of brilliance.”
Drushil refers to a person who is a born achiever. Drushil also means charming.
An interesting name, Falgu, means “a lovely boy.”
Falgun is one of the many names of Arjuna (one of the Pandava brothers and a great archer).
Fanishwar is a popular Dhanu Rashi name for baby boy meaning “Lord of serpents.”
The name Fravash means “guardian angel.”
100 Popular Dhanu Rashi Names For Girls
It means charming, brilliant, or beautiful. Bhaama could also mean famous or passionate.
The name Bhadrakali refers to the fierce form of Goddess Kali.
Bhadrapriya refers to Goddess Durga and means “she who blesses and does well to her devotees.”
The name Bhadrika means worthy. Bhadrika also means “a woman with good fortune.”
The name Bhadrusha means the river Ganges or Ganga.
It is the name of Lord Indra’s sister.Bhagini means “the fortunate one.”
A beautiful girl name, Bhagirathi, is another name for the river Ganges or Ganga.
The name Bhagwanti means lucky or someone fortunate.
Bhagya means destiny or fate. Sometimes, Goddess Lakshmi is also referred to as Bhagya.
The name Bhagyavi means “in my body.”
It isanother name for Goddess Durga and Goddess Kali. Bhairavi means formidable.
Bhakthi is a beautiful Dhanu Rashi name, which means devotion or prayer.
The name Bhamini means glorious, brilliant, beautiful, or passionate.
Bhanavi means something sacred or brilliant. The name Bhanavi also means “descendant of the Sun.”
The name Bhandhavi refers to “the one who loves and cares for her family, friends, and loved ones.”
A unique name, Bhanuja is another name for the river Yamuna. Bhanuja also means “of the Sun.”
The name Bhanumati means famous, beautiful, or well-known.
The name Bhanumitra means “friend of Sun.” The name is also used to refer to the Mercury planet.
The name Bhanuni means a charming and pretty woman.
Bhanusri means “rays of the Goddess Lakshmi.”
The name Bhanvi means rays of the sun.
Bharati is one of the many names of Goddess Saraswati.
The name Bhargavi means beautiful. Bhargavi is also one of the many names of Goddess Lakshmi, Goddess Durga, and Goddess Parvati.
Bhashvika is often used to represent the Sun or light.
The name Bhavanya means to meditate or meditation. Bhavanya is another name for Goddess Durga.
The name Bhavaprita means someone adorned by the universe.
Bhavati means to rise or ascend. The name is also used to refer the wife of the Sun God.
The name Bhaviada means splendid.
Bhavika means happy, cheerful, or joyous. Bhavika also means well-mannered and well-behaved.
It is acommon Dhanu Rashi name for girls that means emotional.
The name Bhaavini means “the beautiful woman eminent.” Bhaavini also means caring and emotional.
A beautiful Dhanu Rashi name for baby girl, Bhaavita is one of the many names of Goddess Durga.
Bhavya is one of the many names of Goddess Parvati. Bhavya also means beautiful, splendid, or grand.
Another name for Goddess Parvati, Bhavyaraj, means splendid.
The name Bhavyasri means splendid or magnificent.
The name Bheemai means calm and peaceful.
Bhilangana is a popular Dhanu Rashi baby girl name, which means a river.
The name Bhini means humid.
The name Bhoja means someone open-minded and generous.
The name Bhoomi means “Earth.” The name Bhoomi also means base.
The name Bhramari is one of the several names of Goddess Durga.
The name Bhriti means nourished, cherished, or strengthened.
It isone of the many names of Goddess Sita. Bhumija means someone “born from the Earth.”
Bhuvaneshwari is another name for Goddess Earth.
The name Bhuvika means heaven or paradise.
Bulbul derives its name from “Bulbul,” a songbird.
The name Daania means someone beautiful.
The name Daneen refers to a princess.
The name Dhaarini means to protect or be protective.
Dhaivat means the “heart of the Gods.” It also means divinity.
The name Dhakshitha means expertise or skill.
Dhamini means lightning. Dhamini also means “to conquer.”
The name means “Goddess of wealth.” It is another name of Goddess Lakshmi.
Dhanadhanyaki refers to one who bestows food grains and wealth.
Dhanashri means “Goddess of wealth.” It is another name for Goddess Lakshmi.
The name Dhanasvi means luck or fortune.
The name Dhaneshi means a knowledgeable person or one who has a sound knowledge of the subject.
The name Dhanishtha means “a star.”
Dhanaushri means a bow. Dhanushri also refers to the Dhanu Rashi.
Another name for Goddess Lakshmi, Dhanvi, refers to a wealthy and rich woman.
Dhanya means lucky, fortunate, or auspicious. The name Dhanya also means happy.
The name Dhanyasree means lucky or blessed. Dhanyasree also means someone who gives wealth.
Dhanyta means blessed or successful. Dhanyta also means wealth and good luck.
A common Dhanu Rashi name for girls, Dhara means “an individual who sustains or holds.” The name Dhara also means “Earth.”
The name Dharahasi means a person who is always smiling.
Dharika means “maiden,” or an unmarried woman.
The name Dharmavati refers to one of the raag (melody) in Indian classical music.
One of the many names of Goddess Durga, Dharshani, means a blessed individual.
Dharshika means a “perceiver.”
Dhatri is another name for Goddess Parvati.
Dhea means compassion and kindness. Dhea also means Goddess.
Dheyanshi refers to the “God of meditation.”
Dhimahi/Dheemahi is a unique name that refers to a wise person or an individual full of knowledge and wisdom.
Dhimani means intelligence or wisdom.
A beautiful name for Dhanu Rashi girls, Dhishana, means knowledge or wisdom. Dhishana also means Goddess or Hymn.
The name Dhitha means daughter.
The name Dhiti/Dheeti means prayer, intelligence, or wisdom.
It means “an answer to someone’s prayers.” Dhitya is also another name of Goddess Lakshmi.
The name Dhivi means God or divine.
The name Dhivya means something divine, beautiful, and pretty.
The name Dhiyan means “bright light.”
Dhiyanshi means someone who is divine or has divine powers.
The name Dhrisha means “Mountain King” or “Mountain Lord.”
Dhriti means a patient and a courageous individual. The name Dhriti also means determination, steadiness, and patience.
The name Dhriya means one who destroys poverty.
The name Dhrumi means a tree.
The name Dhruti means a patient or virtuous individual. The name also means courage or determination.
The name Dhvija refers to someone who is born to do great things.
The name Dhwani means melody or sound.
Dhyani refers to a master or teacher of meditation.
The name Dhyuti means light. Dhyuti also means luster or splendor.
The name refers to someone born in the month of Falgun in the Hindu calendar. The name also means beautiful.
The Dhanu Rashi name Faloni means “someone in-charge or responsible.”
The name Farisha means “light.”
It means peace or refers to someone who maintains peace and is peaceful.
A common Dhanu Rashi name for baby girl, Foolan means blossoming or flowering.
Fulki is a beautiful Dhanu Rashi girl name meaning a spark.
Phawta is a unique name that refers to someone who is pleasing to the eye.
The name Pholma means Dove, a bird that symbolizes peace.
Phutika is a unique name, which means a lovely person.
Babies born under the Dhanu Rashi are believed to become fortunate, rich, and wise. They have the zeal, positivity, and motivation to succeed in life. So if your little munchkin is of Dhanu Rashi, then go ahead and choose a unique name for them.
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