Popularity:11696
Origin:Sanskrit
Meaning:The cow finder
Gobind is a boy’s name of Sanskrit origin. Meaning “the cow finder” and as a variant of Govind, this name is steeped in Sikh tradition. In old Sikhism, cows were seen as sacred as they are in Hinduism, making the cow finder role hugely important. This name, also belonging to a spiritual leader, warrior, and poet—Guru Gobind Singh—has made its way through history. Baby could be a natural-born leader, giving them a name that carries respect might be a perfect fit for the new influential figure entering your life.

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