Origin:Sanskrit
Popularity:10969
Meaning:ruler of the full moon
Rakesh is a baby boy name meaning “ruler of the full moon”. If you’re a lover of celestial bodies, you might have found your perfect match in this definition already. However, Rakesh originally comes from Sanskrit and is famously associated with the Hindu god, Lord Shiva. Shiva is known in Hinduism as “the destroyer”, but this god is ultimately a god of transformation. Opening doors and creating opportunities left and right, baby Rakesh can feel inspired every day no matter what meaning they align with.

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Source: Social Security Administration

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