Kapil कपिल

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  • 3 syllables and 5 letters
  • pronounced as ka/pil
  • Hindi (Sanskrit) कपिल

Literal meaning

Modern transcription of Kapila. Kapila means "reddish brown" in Sanskrit, derived from kapi "monkey". In the Hindu epic the 'Mahabharata' this is the name of a sage who founded Samkhya philosophy and is identified with the God Vishnu.

More about Kapil

  • Kapil Dev is a former Indian cricketer regarded as one of the greatest all-rounders who have played cricket.
  • Kapil Kak who was Air Marshal in the Indian Air Force is one of India's best-known defense analysts.

Spelling variations

  • Kapil
  • Kaapil
  • Khapil
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