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Meaning and Origin

What does the name Chandrashekhar mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Chandrashekhar

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  • A submission from India says the name Chandrashekhar means "Lord shiva - "the one who holds the moon on his head"" and is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin.
  • A submission from India says the name Chandrashekhar means "Lord Shiva - one who holds moon in his hair" and is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin.

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Alt. Meaning

C is for charm, the undeniable you.

H is for hug, give one today!

A is for advantage, for you are blessed with many.

N is for nifty, how neat!

D is for diamond, the brilliance you shine.

R is for respect, earned through your actions

A is for angelic, a truly pure heart

S is for success, in all you will do.

H is for heavenly, your spirit is strong.

E is for enthusiasm, in even the most dire circumstances

K is for knowledge, an avid learner

H is for honor, your most valuable possession.

A is for assertive, a great leader

R is for relish, you seek a challenge.

Notable Persons Named Chandrashekhar

Chandrashekhar was born on July 7th, 1923.


Chandrashekhar Khare is a in the field of mathematics. Chandrashekhar was born in 1968.


He passed away in 1997.


Chandrashekhar Krishnarao Bawankule is a Guardian Minister of Nagpur, Ministry of Energy, New, Renewable Energy Maharashtra, and Maharashtra Legislative. Chandrashekhar was born on January 13th, 1969 in Koradi, Maharashtra, India.


Chandrashekhar Shankar Dharmadhikari is an an indian independence movement activist, a lawyer, a judge, and an author. Chandrashekhar was born on November 20th, 1927 in Raipur, Madhya Pradesh, India.


Chandrashekhar Singh was a 20 thChief Minister of Bihar. Chandrashekhar was born on August 17th, 1927 in Malaypur, Jamui, Bihar. Chandrashekhar is also known as Chandrashekhar. He passed away on July 9th, 1986.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Chandrashekhar

K. S. Chandrashekhar is a in the field of number theory. K. was born on November 21st, 1920 in Bapatla, Guntur District, Madras Presidency, British India. K. is also known as Chandrashekhar and K..


Nagathihalli Chandrashekhar is a film director, producer, and screenwriter. Nagathihalli was born in 15 in Nagathihalli, Mandya district, Karnataka.


Chandrashekhar was born on July 7th, 1923.


Fun Facts about the name Chandrashekhar

  • How unique is the name Chandrashekhar? Out of 5,933,561 records in the U.S. Social Security Administration public data, the first name Chandrashekhar was not present. It is possible the name you are searching has less than five occurrences per year.
  • Weird things about the name Chandrashekhar: Your name in reverse order is Rahkehsardnahc. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Dhkacehrnasrah. How do you pronounce that?

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