Celebrities are always the talk of the town and the media can never have enough of them. Their children are not spared too! The internet is full of news on the cuteness of the actors’ kids or the sportsmen’s children being amazing at sports. While most stars love to flaunt their little ones in public, some try to protect them. But try as they might to keep their babies away from the shutterbugs, one thing that puts them in the spotlight is their name. Today, we bring a list of unique celebrity baby names and their meanings just in case you want to take a cue from the stars. Take a look here:
1. Taimur Ali Khan
Kareena Kapoor and Saif Ali Khan who are considered as a royal couple of bollywood were blessed with a baby on December 20, 2016. They named their little bundle of joy, Taimur Ali Khan Pataudi. The word ‘Taimur’ means Iron in Arabic. Also, a Turco-Mongol conqueror and the first ruler of Timurid dynasty went by the name Timur, which is also pronounced as Taimur.
2. Aaradhya Bachchan
The granddaughter of megastar Amitabh Bachchan has been given a beautiful Sanskrit name – ‘Aaradhya’. The name means ‘to be worshipped’ or ‘someone who is worth worshipping’ in Sanskrit.
3. Misha Kapoor
Misha was born on 26 August, 2016 to Shahid Kapoor and Mira Rajput. Misha is a combination of Shahid and Mira. In Russian the meaning of the name Misha is: God like’.
Actress Rani Mukerji and filmmaker husband Aditya Chopra welcomed their first child, a baby girl on December 9, 2015. They have named ‘Adira’. Adira, is an amalgamation of her parents (Adi+ Ra), is a Arabic word which means ‘Strong’.
5. AbRam, Suhana and Aryan
AbRam is one of the most adorable star kid of Bollywood. The name AbRam means the ‘father of many’. Suhana means ‘Charming’ whereas means of Aryan in Sanskrit is ‘an honorable person’ or a ‘warrior’.
Another young couple in Bollywood, Imran and Avantika, welcomed their first child on June 9, 2014. They chose a beautiful name – ‘Imara’ for their daughter. Imara means ‘Strong’.
7. Azad Rao Khan
Mr. Perfectionist of Bollywood, Aamir Khan welcomed his son ‘Azad Rao Khan’ who was born via surrogacy. Azad means ‘free’ or ‘liberated’. Inspired by Aamir Khan’s great grand uncle Maulana Azad (the great freedom fighter) who the family is proud of.
Shilpa Shetty and Raj Kundra wanted to give a symbolic name to their little bundle of joy. They named him Viaan which means ‘full of life and energy’.
9. Nysa and Yug
Kajol and Ajay heve two kids. A daughter named Nysa (Greek word), which means ‘goal’ or a new beginning and a younger son Yug which means ‘an era’ in Hindi.
10. Aarin and Ryan
Madhuri Dixit, the dhak dhak girl of Bollywood, has two sons – Raayan Nene and Arin Nene. Raayan in Arabic means ‘gates of paradise/heaven’. Arin means ‘mountain of strength’.
11. Shahraan and Iqra
The name Shahraan has Persian roots where ‘Shah’ means royal and ‘raan’ means knight. Thus, Shahraan translates to a royal knight or warrior. On the other hand ‘Iqra’ is a Hebrew name that means ‘to educate’.
12. Nitara and Aarav
Akshay and Twinkle have a daughter Nitara, which means ‘having deep roots’ in Sanskrit and a elder son named Aarav, which means ‘calm’ or ‘peaceful’.
Bollywood actress Lara Dutta and Indian Tennis player Mahesh Bhupathi have a daughter named her Saira, which means ‘princess’. It also means a bird in Arabic.
Emraan Hashmi’s cute boy’s name Ayaan symbolises someone who is religiously inclined.
15. Hrehaan and Hredhaan
Hrithik and Sussanne, one of the most beautiful couples of Bollywood, got divorced last year and are now sharing the custody of their kids. The couple had also chosen unique Indian names for their sons. Hridhaan means ‘a person with a big heart’ whereas Hrehaan, which is a variation of the Arabic word Rehan, means ‘God’s chosen one’.
16. Rahyl and Riaan
Riteish and Genelia become proud parents of their first son ‘Riaan’ on 24 November 2014. Well, the name, Riaan means ‘little king’. Their second son Rahyl was born on June 1. The meaning of Rahyl is ‘Innocent’.