Meaning:male child, son; prince
Kumar is a masculine name of Sanskrit origin. Meaning "male child" or "son," this name is often used for boys born into Hindu families. It is derived from the old Sanskrit word "kumara" which also means "prince." In Hinduism, Kumar was the son of Skanda, the god of war. Kumar is also a variant of Kunwar, a boy's name with a similar meaning. If you are looking for a suitable name to welcome baby into the family, Kumar is a worthy choice for your little prince.
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