Other Origin(s):Sanskrit
Meaning:Ruler of the earth; The first man
If you're looking for a name that will inspire baby to embrace life as a strong leader, consider Manu, a masculine name of Indian origin that means "ruler of the earth." This name conjures images of a determined, influential child who is bound to make an impact on the world. This name also has religious connotations, as Manu is a Sanskrit term found in early Hindu texts to refer to the archetypal man or the first human. These connections make Manu an excellent option if you're looking for a strong name that celebrates baby's Indian heritage.
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