Duryodhana दुर्योधन

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  • 4 syllables and 10 letters
  • pronounced as duryodhana
  • Hindi (Sanskrit) दुर्योधन

Invincible Short Meaning

Literal meaning

Sanskrit name Duryodhana literally means invincible or unconquerable.

Intended meaning

Duryodhana is found to be referred in Mahabharata (महाभारत) where Duryodhana is the name of the eldest son of Dhritrashtra (धृतराष्ट्र) and Gandhari and leader of Kauravas. Mention of Duryodhana is also found in Harivansh (हरिवंश) where Duryodhana is son of Suvira and grandson of Durjaya. Meaning of Sanskrit name Duryodhana is invincible.

Popularity of Duryodhana

Duryodhana is a very popular name in India. However, it is used by a very little number of people in India as the name of their children. Duryodhana is not used by any person the USA as the name of their babies. Duryodhana is name with good meaning, but it is the name of the leader of Kauravas whose played negative role in the Mahabharata. Might be this is the reason name Duryodhana is not popular.

More about Duryodhana

  • Duryodhana is a major character in the Hindu epic Mahabharata and was the eldest of the Kauravas, the hundred sons of blind king Dhritarashtra and Queen Gandhari.
  • Operation Duryodhana is a 2007 Telugu political film.

Spelling variations

  • Duryodhana
  • Duryodhan
  • Duryodana
  • Dhuryodhana
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