- Suitable for Boy
- 3 syllables and 7 letters
- pronounced as kaniSka
- Hindi (Sanskrit) कनिष्क
Kind of dish Short Meaning
Ancient Sanskrit word Kanishk (Sanskrit कनिष्क) literally means kind of dish.
Reference of Kanishk is found in Rajtarangini (राजतरंगिणी) as a king who followed Buddhism. Kanishk was a celebrated king of northern India who came after Ashok and was a great supporter of Buddhism. The empire of Kanishk was comprised of Afghanistan, Panjab, Yarkand, Kashmir, Ladhak, Agra (अग्र), Rajputana, Gujarat, and Sindh.
Popularity of Kanishk
Kanishk is a somewhat popular name in the USA. Kanishk is used by 5 - 17 people per year as the name of their children from the year 2002 to 2013. Kanishk is a popular name in India. Kanishk is used by more than thousands of people as the name of their children in India. In our opinion Kanishk is a sweet and short name. Kanishk also sounds like a stylish name.
More about Kanishk
- Name Kanishk is very popular as a character in different dramas. For example Karan Patel as Kanishk Malhotra in Kavyanjali (Indian Television romantic drama series), Shaleen Bhanot as Kanishk in Naaginn (Hindi television series).
- Principal Kanishk, the principal of Mathura Anath Ashram in Roll No. 21 (an award winning Indian animated series)