Other Origin(s):Slavic
Meaning:Maiden, unmarried woman; Godfather
Kum is a feminine name of Indian origin that means "maiden" or "unmarried woman." It is a diminutive of the Sanskrit title Kumari, bestowed upon a young woman who is worshiped as a living goddess in Hindu and Buddhist traditions. This connection gives the name connotations of beauty, power, and influence. Alternatively, Kum has Slavic origins, meaning "godfather" in this context. Short and striking, this name is a memorable option for your little one.
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