1000 names of lord Shiva (Sahasra nama) with meaning

abhicarya = worth of being approached
abhirama = the charming one
abhiru = non-cowardly
acala = unmoving
acalesvara = lord of the mountains
acintya = inconceivable
acnacala = non-fickle
adaksina = non chivalrous
adaksina = non chivalrous
adharmasatru = inimical to evil
adhisthana = supporting base
adhoksaja = identical with visnu
adhruva = unsteady
adhurta = non roguish
adhyatmayoganilaya = stationed in spiritual yoga
adina = non-distressed
adri = mountain
adyalaya = resident of the mountain
aghora = non terrible
agraha = elderly
ahan = day
ahaspati = lord of the day, the sun
aisvaryam = lordliness
aja = unborn
ajatasatru = whose enemy is not yet born
ajeya = invincible
ajnadhara = holder of behests
ajneya = unknowable
akalmasa = sinless
akampita = non trembling
akampita = non trembling
aksara = imperishable
aksayaguna = of unending attributes
aksunna = unbeaten
alankarisnu = desirous of adorning
aloksambhavya = whose existence is inferred as possible through lustre

amalonmayain = free from impurity
amnaya = vedas
amoghadanda = of never failing punishment
amrta = nectar
amrta = nectar
amrtamaya = full of nectar
amrtapa = drinker of nectar
amrtapa = drinker of the nectar
amrtyu = deathless
anadi = having no beginning
anadimadhyanidhana = with no beginning, middle or end
anadyanta = having neither beginning nor end
anagha = faultless
anamya = free from sickness
ananda = bliss
ananta = the infinite
anantadrsti = of infinite vision
anapaya = without danger or distress
anarthanasana = destroyer of evil calamities
anaya = having no mean strategy
andhakari = enemy of darkness
anemi = having no restricting rims
angiraguru = preceptor angiras
aniruddha = unobstructed
anivarita = unobstructed
anivrttatma = whose soul never turns black
annamaya = of the nature of food
antaratman = immanent soul
anuttama = excellent
anuttama = the most excellent
anuttara = unsurpassed
apam nidhi = storehouse of waters
aparicchedya = inexplicable
aprameyatman = of immeasurable atman
apratimakrti = of unequalled features
arindama = suppressor of enemies
arogya = health
arthigamya = accessible to the suppliants
arthnartha = of good and bad fortune
arthnartha = of good and bad fortune

asadhya = unachievable
asamkhyeya = innumerable
asamsprsta = untouched
asrama = stage of life
asritavatsala = favorably disposed towards dependants
astamurti = having eight cosmic bodies
asuravyadha = hunter of the asuras
atindriya = beyond the scope of sense organs
atithi = guest
atmabhu = self born
atmani samsthita = stationed in the soul
atmasambhava = self born
atmayoni = having the self as the source
atreya = datta identical with, datta
atri jnanamurti = knowledgeable bodied
avanmanasagocara = inexpressible and inconceivable
avyaktalaksan = of impossible to manifest characteristics
avyaya prabhu = imperishable lord
ayu = longevity

badhira = deaf
bahuruci = having great interest
bahurupa = multiformed
bahusruti = of many years or of great fame
bahvaksa = many eyed
balakhilya = identical with sage balakhilyas
balin = strong
banadhyaksa = supervisor of arrows
banahasta = holding arrows in the hand
bhaga = fortune
bhaktivasya = suservient to devotion
bhalanetra = with an eye in the forehead

bhanu = sun
bhasmapriya = fond of bhasma
bhasmasayin = lying on the basma
bhasmasuddhikara = causing purity through bhasma
bhasmoddulitavigraha = whose body is dusted with bhasma
bhavya = good
bheda = difference
bhima = terrible
bhimaparakrama = of terrible exploit
bhisak anuttama = excellent physician
bhrajisnu = lord of worlds
bhrtyamarkatarupadhrk = assuming the form of the servile monkey
bhu = earth
bhudeva = god of the earth
bhupati = lord of the earth
bhupati = lord of the earth
bhutabhavana = conceiver and creater of living beings
bhutabhavya bhavannatha = lord of the past, present and future
bhutabhavya bhavannatha = lord of the past, present and future
bhutacarin = moving about with the bhutas
bhutalokadhrk = supporter of the world of living beings
bhutapala = protector of the bhutas
bhutapala = protector of the bhutas
bhutavahanasarathi = with bhutas as charioteers
bhutibhusa = having bhasma as ornament
bhutibhusa = having bhasma as ornament
bhutinasana = destroyer of prosperity
bhutinasana = destroyer of prosperity
bhuvah laksmih = wealth and the glory of the earth

bijakartr = creator of seeds
bijavahana = carrier of seeds
bindusamsraya = stationed in the mystic dot
brahmagarbha = having brahma within
brahmajyoti = brilliance of brahma
brahmana = knower of brahman
brahmanapriya = fond of brahmins
brahmanapriya = fond of brahmins
brahmandahrt = heart of cosmos
brahmarsk = creator of brahma
brahmavarcasa = having the brahminical lustre
brahmcarin = traverse of the path of brahman
brhadgarbha = having big womb
brhaspati = preceptor of gods
budha = wise

candra = identical with the moon
candra = moon
candramauli = with moon for its crest-jewel
candrapida = with moon for the diadem
candrasanjivana = enlivener of the moon
caracara = prevading the mobile and immobile being
catura = skillful
caturapriya = fond of the skilful
caturbahu = four-armed
caturbhava = possessed of the four fold emotions
caturmukha = four faced
caturmukha = four faced
caturveda = four vedas
catuspatha = of four paths
chinnasamsaya = one to whom doubts have been cleared
cidananda = sentience and bliss
cirantana = eternal being
citravesa = of variegated dress

daksa = skilful
daksari = inimical to daksa
dama = controller of senses
damayitr = suppressor
dambha = arrogance
danavari = enemy of the danavas
danda = punishment
dandin = staff bearing
danin = donor
darpada = bestower of arrogance
darpada = bestower of arrogance
darpaha = destroyer of arrogance
darpaha = destroyer of arrogance
datr = donor
dayakara = compassionate
devacintaka = one considerate of the gods
devacintaka = one considerate of the gods
devadeva = lord of gods
devadeva = lord of the gods
devadevasuranamaskrta = lord adored by the gods and the asuras
devaka = shining
devaka = shining
devantha = lord of gods
devantha = lord of gods
devapriya = fond of gods
devapriya = fond of gods
devasimha = lion among the gods
devasuraguru = preceptor of the gods and asuras
devasuramahamitra = friend of the gods and the asuras
devasuramahasraya = great base of the gods and the asuras
devasuramahesvara = lord of the gods and the asuras
devatatma = soul of all deities
devendra = lord of the gods
dhaman = splendour
dhanadhipa = the lord of wealth
dhanagama = source of wealth
dhanesvara = lord of wealth
dhanurdhara = wielder of the bow
dhanurveda = science of archery
dhanvin = having bow
dhanya = blessed

dharma = sacred virtue
dharmacarin = the traverser of the path of virtue
dharmadhenu = cow of virtue
dharmadhyaksa = presiding deity of virtue
dharmakara = creater of the lustre
dharmapunja = mass of virtue
dharmasambhava = born of virtues
dhatr = sustainer
dhatrdhaman = abode of the creator
dhatrisa = lord of the earth
dhava = lord
dhimat = intelligent
dhruva = steady
dhruva = steady
dhvani = sound
dhyanadhara = object of meditation
dhyeya = worth of being meditated upon
dirghatapas = of long penance
ditya = sun
divakara = sun
divya = divine being
divyayudha = having divine weapons
drdha = firm
drdhaprajna = of steady intellect
drpta = arrogant
drpta = arrogant
duhsaha = unbearable
duhsvapna nasana = destroyer of bad dreams
duradhara = unconquerable
duradharsa = incapable of being attacked
durasada = difficult to access
durasrava = heard far off
duratikrama = untransgressable
durga = difficult of being attained
durgama = impassable
durjaya = difficult to be conquered
durlabha = rare one
durneja = difficult to be known
durvasas = sage durvasas
duskriha = destroyer of wicked deeds
dyumani = jewel of the firmament
dyutidhara = having brilliance
dyutidhara = resplendent
ekatman = single soul

gaganakundabha = resembling the sky flower kunda
gahana = dense
gambhira = grave
ganakaya = with ganas as body-guards
ganesvara = lord of ganas
gatapara = one who has reached the other shore
gauribhartr = husband of gauri
gayatrivallabha = lover of the mantra gayatri
ghrnarnava = ocean of mercy
girijadhava = husband of parvati
girirata = delighted in the mountain
girisa = lord of mountains
godharmasana = chestiser of the beastly natured
gomat = possessing cows, rays etc
goptr = protector
goptr = protector
gosakha =
grhapati = lord of the house
grisma = summer
guha = identical with kartikeya
guna = attribute
gunagrahin = grasping goodness
gunagrahin = grasping goodness
gunottama = excelling in good qualities
guru = preceptor
guruda = conferer of weighty things

hamsa = swan
hamsagati = having the gait of swan
hara = destroyer
hara = remover of sins
hari = identical with visnu
harina = deer
hartr = destroyer
havyavahana = carrier of sacrificial offerings i.e. fire
hinadosa = deficient in blemishes
hiranyagarbha druhina = identical with brahma
hiranyagarbha druhina = identical with brahma
hiranyakavaca = having golden coat of mail
hiranyaretas = gold-semened
hiranyavarna = golden coloured
hrtpundarikasina = occupying the lotus of the heart

isa = lord
ista = one who is wished for or worshipped
istanemi mukund = bestower of salvation or identical with lord visnu
jaesvara = lord of waters
jagadadija = origination at the beginning of the universe
jagaddhitaisin = well wisher of the universe
jagadguru = preceptor of the universe
jagadisa = lord of the universe
jagannatha = lord of the universe
jalanidhi = storehouse of water
jamadagni = sage
janajanmadi = cause of birth etc of the people
janaka = father
janaka, caru = beautiful
janana = the progenitor
janmadhipa = lord of birth
janmamrtyujaratiga = who is beyond birth, death and old age
japya = worthy of being worshipped with japas
jaradisamana = subduer of old age etc
jatila = having matted hair
jatin = with matted hair
jatin = with matted hair
jayakalavit = knower of the time of conquest
jitakama = conqueror of lust
jitendriya = conqueror of sense organs
jivitantakara = cause of the end of life
jnanagamya = accessible to perfect knowledge
jnanagamya = attainable through perfect knowledge
jnanaskandha = with branching knowledge
jnanavat = wise
jusya = worhty to be served
jyotirmaya = refulgent
jyotismat = luminous

kailasadhipati = lord of kailasa
kailasasikharavasin = resident on the top of kailasa
kailasasikharavasin = resident on the top of kailasa
kaladhara = possessing arts
kaladhara = possessor of digits
kalakala = slayer of death
kalapaksa = time winged
kalayogin = united in time
kalpadi = the beginning of aeon
kalpavrksa = wish yielding kalpa tree
kalya = agreeable
kalyanagunanaman = having auspicious attributes and names
kalyanaprakrti = of good nature
kamadeva = identical to cupid
kamaleksana = lotus eyes
kamandaludhara = holding water pot
kamapala = protector of the desires
kamasasana = chastiser of cupid
kamin = lover
kanta = brilliant
kanta = brilliant
kanta = the luminous
kanta = brilliant
kapalin = with a skull in the hand
kapardin = having matted ahir
kapilacarya = preceptor kapila
kapilasmasru = of brown moustache
karana = cause
karmakrt = performer of rites
karnikarapriya = fond of the pericarp of the lotus
kartr = active
kasyapa = sage kasyapa
kausika = identical with sage kausika
kavacin = having a coat of mail
kavi = poet
kavyavaha = bearing kavya offerings

ketu = planet ketu
khaga = tranversing the sky
khalakantaka = thorny to the knavish
khatvangin = holding missile khatvanga
kiritin = wearing the crown
kodandin = holding bow
krrtivasas = wearing hide
krsna samartha = capable
krtagama = one who has created agamas
krtagama = one who has made agamas
krtagama = one who has made agamas
krtajna = grateful
krtananda = taking delight
krtananda = taking delight
krttibhusita = adorned with the elephant’s hide
ksama = emaciated
ksamaksetra = splitter of the eyes of bhaga
ksetranjna = individual soul
ksetrapalaka = protector of the field
kuberabandhu = kinsman of kubera
kundalin = having earrings
kusalagama = source of welfare

lalataksa = having eye in the forehead
lalita = simple and delicate
lingadhyaksa = the presiding lord of the lingas
lobha = covetousness
lohita = red
loka = the world
lokabandhu = kinsman of the worlds
lokacarin = moving about in the world
lokagraha = grasper of the worlds
lokakartr = creator of the worlds
lokalavanyakartr = creator of the beauty of the worlds
lokamani = honouring the world
lokanatha = ruler of the worlds
lokankara = maker of the worlds
lokapala = protector of the worlds
lokasalyadhrk = holder of the darts of the world
lokasaranga = essence of the worlds
lokavarnottama = excellent of all castes in the world
lokaviragrani = leader of the heroes of the world
lokottarasphuta = most excellent in the world
lokottarasukhalaya = abode of the most excellent happiness

madhura = sweet
madhyastha = stationed in the middle
maghavat = identical with indra
mahabala = of great strength
mahabala = of great strength
mahabhuja = of great arma
mahabhuta = great living being
mahabuddhi = of great intellect
mahadeva = great god
mahadeva = great lord
mahadhana = of great wealth
mahadhipa = great lord
mahadyuti = of great brilliance
mahadyuti = of fically indicated
mahagarbha = huge wombed
mahagarta = deep ditch
mahahrada = deep eddy
mahajyoti = of great splendour
mahajyoti = of great splendour
mahakalabhuta = the being of great kala
mahakalpa = of great conception
mahakartr = great maker
mahakaya = of huge body
mahakosa = of great treasure
mahakosa = of great treasure
mahakosa = of great treasure
mahamani = of great jewel
mahamaya = of great illusion
mahamaya = wielding great illusion
mahamaya = of great illusion

mahanada = of loud sound
mahanidhi = great storehouse
mahaniti = of great justice
maharetas = of great virility
maharsi = great sage
maharupa = immense formed
mahasakti = of great strength
mahasvana = of loud sound
mahatapas = of great austerity
mahatejas = of great splendour
mahatejas = of great lustre
mahausadhi = great medicine
mahavira = great hero
mahavirya = of great virility
mahayasas = of great renown
mahayogin = great yogin
mahesvara = great lord
mahesvara = great god
mahesvasa = having great bow
mahibhartr = lord of the earth
mahotsaha = of great zeal
manadhara = holder of honour
mangalavrta = surrounded by auspiciousness
mangalya = auspicious
manipura = filling with jewels
manobuddhi ahamkara = mind intellect ego
manogati = having the velocity of the mind
manojava = having the speed of the mind
mantra pratyaya = credence
matamaha = maternal grandfather
matartisvan = wind god
mayadvesin = enemy of maya
meghabhaksa = devouring clouds
mrda = gracious
mrgabanarpana = one who discharged arrows on the deer
mrgapati = lord of deer
mrgavyadha = hunter of animal
mundin = of clean shaven head
mundin = having clean shaven head
muni = ascetic

nabhaoyoni = origin of firmanent
nabhasvat = vaporous air
nabhasya = month of bhadrapada
nabhogati = traversing the firmament
nadisvara = lord of rivers
nagabhusana = having serpents for his ornaments
nagaharadhrk = wearing garlands of serpents
nagnavrttidhara = one adopting the activities of the naked
naikakarmakrt = performing many activities
naikakarmakrt = performing many activities
naikatman = non single soul
naikatman = non single soul
nakesa = lord of heavon
naksatramalin = having the garlands of stars
namanadhyaksa = presiding deity of obeisances
nanabhutarata = interested in different living beings
nandin = the delighted one
nandisvara = identical with nandisvara
naranaraynapriya = fond of nara and narayana
narasara = breath, essence of the nose
narasimha nipatana = one who felled down narasimha
navatman = new soul
navavarana = preventer of the nine
neya = led

nidagha = summer
nihsalya = free from painting dart
nihsreyasaprada = bestower of salvation
nilagriva = blue necked
nilakantha = blue-necked
nilalohita = blue-blooded
nirahankara = free from egotism
nirahankara = free from egotism
nirakara = shapeless
nirakula = unagitated
niramaya = free from sickness
niranjana = spotless
niratanka = free from terror
niravadyatamayopaya = of blameless means
niravarananirvara = uncovered and unprevented
nirlepa = free from attachment
nirmama = detached
nirmama = detached
nirmoha = free from delusion
nirmoha = free from delusion
nirupadrava = harmless
nirupadrava = harmless
nirvyaja = free from false pretexts
nirvyaja = free from false pretexts
nirvyanga = free from crippledness
nisacara = stalking at night
niskalanka = stainless
niskantaka = free from thorns
niskantaka = free from thorns
niti = justice
nitiman = just
nitya = eternal
nitya = eternal
nityanrtya = ever dancing
nityasundara = ever beautiful
nityatatman = of restrained soul
niyamasraya = support of observances and restraints
niyamesvara = lord of restraints
niyamin = observer of reatraints
niyatakalyana = of invariable welfare
nrtyapriya = fond of dance
nyayagamya = knowable through justice
nyayanirnayaka = decider of justice

ojasvin = vigorous
padapasana = tree seated
padmagarbha = lotus wombed
padmasana = lotus seated
pancajanya = favourable to the five classes of beings
pancatattvasamutpatti = origin of the five priciples
pancavimsatitattvastha = stationed in twentyfive principles
papaha = destroyer of sins
papnasa = destroyer of sins
para siva = great siva
parakaryaikapandita = sole scholar in other’s activities
parakaryaikapandita = sole scholar in other’s activities
paramartha = the greatest entity
paramarthaguru = real preceptor
paramatman = great soul
paramaya = wielding the great maya
parambrahma = great brahman
paramesthin = staying at the acme
paramjyoti = the greatest splendour
paramparya phalaprada = the bestower of benefits
paramtapas = supreme penance
parantapa = scorcher of enemies
parapuranjaya = conqueror of the cities of enemies
parasara = all the five sages
parasvadhin = holding axe
paratpara = greater than the greatest
paratpura = greater tham the greatest
paravarajna = knower of the greatest and the smallest
parijata = celestial tree
parivrdha = chief
pasupati = lord of beasts, the individual souls

patu = efficient
paurana = ancient one
pavana = sanctifier
pavitra = holy
pigalaksa = tawny eyed
pinakapani = holding pinaka in the hand
pinakin = holding bow
pingala = of tawny colour
plavana = floating
prabhakara = sun
prabhanjana = hailstorm
pracchanna = hidden one
pradhana = chief
prajapala = protector of subjects
prakasaka = the illuminator
prakasatman = of luminous soul
pramana = proof
pramanabhuta = the authoritative proof
pramanajna = knower of testimonies
pramsu = lofty
pranatatmaka = soul of devotees
pranava = the mystic syllable om
prasannatman = of delighted soul
prasantabuddhi = of calm intellect
pratapatdvara = foremost among those who blaze
pratapavat = valorous
pratapta = heated
pratisthita = well established
pretacarin = moving about with ghosts
pritman = possessing pleasure
priya = loving
priyabhakta = favourite of the devotee
priyadarsana = of loving vision
prsadasva = wind god

punya = meritorious
punyadarsana = of meritorious vision
punyakriti = of meritorious fame
punyasravanakirtana = hearing about and glorification of whom is meritorius
punyatman = meritorious soul
purajit = conqueror of the cities
purandara = destroyer of the cities
puranjana =
purasa = divine being
puratana = ancient being
purayitr = the filler
purna = full
pursasana = chastiser of the tripuras
puruhuta = invoked many times
purusruta = very famous
pusadantabhit = tooth breaker of pusan(sun)
puskala = eminent one
puskara = nourisher
puspalocana = of flowery eyes

rasada = bestower of sweetness
rasajna = knower of the taste
rave = sun
ravilocana = having the sun as the eye
ripujivahara = destroyer of enemies
rocisnu = appealing
rsi = sage
ruci = interest
rucirangada = bestower of beautiful limbs
rudra = terrible
sabda = comprehensible through words of the scripture
sabdapati = lord of words
sadacara = of noble conduct
sadagati = always moving
sadagati = always moving
sadasattrapa = ashamed of the good and the bad
sadasiva = auspicious for ever
sadasraya = support of the six principles
sadayogin, yogavid, yogin = great yogin
sadayogin, yogavid, yogin = great yogin
sadgati = goal of the good
sadhusadhya = achievable easily by the saintly
sadyogin = of good yoga
sadyojata = sudden born
sagana = accompanied by ganas
sahasrabahu = thousand armed
sahasramurdhan = thousand headed
sahasrarcis = thousand rayed
sahasrarcis = thousand rayed
saila = mountain
sajjati, siddha = of good nativity
sakalagamaparaga = one who had mastered all vedas
sakha
sakra = identical with indra
sakra = indra
samadhivedya = who can be realised through trance
samamnaya = well reited vedas
samana = impartial
samavarta = who whirls the wheel of wordly existence
sambhu = bestower of the weal
samgraha = collection
samkalpa = conception
samrat = emperor
samvatsara = year
samvatsarakara = one causing the year

sancaya = collection
sani = saturn
sanmargapa = the lord of the path of the good
santa = quiescent
santana = eternal
santi = peace
sanuraga = loving
saptavaramunisvara = identical with the seven junior sages
sara = essence
saranya = worthy of taking refuge in
sarasamplava = floating the essence
sarasodhana = purifier of the essence
sarga = creation
sargasadhana = achiever of creation
sarva = all-in-all
sarva = destroyer
sarvabandhavimocana = releaser from all bondages
sarvabhutamahesvara = great lord of all living beings
sarvacarya = preceptor of all
sarvada = bestower of all
sarvadevottamottama = most excellent of all the gods
sarvadi = beginning of all
sarvadrk = seeing all
sarvagocara = visible to all
sarvakarmalaya = abode of all rites
sarvaloka prajapati = creator of the worlds
sarvalokadhrk = supporter of all the worlds
sarvapapahara = destroyer of sins
sarvapramanasamvadin = in whom all authorities and proof agree
sarvaripati = lord of the night
sarvarupa = omniformed
sarvasadhana = having all equipments
sarvasasana = chastiser of all
sarvasastra prabhanjana = breaker of weapons and missiles
sarvasastrabhrdvara = foremost among the bearers of all weapons
sarvasattvavalambana = suppoter of all living beings
sarvasin = residing in all
sarvasin = residing in all
sarvasuddhi = all pure
sarvatapana = scorcher of all
sarvavasa = abode of all
sarvayoni = source of everything
sarvayudhavisarada = expert in wielding weapons
sarvesa = lord of all
sarvesvara = lord of all
sasigunakara = storehouse of the qualities of the moon

sastr = chastiser
sastr = chastiser
sasvata = permanent
satpathacara = transversing the path of the good
satrta = honoured and welcomed
satrujit = conqueror of the enemies
satrupramathin = suppressor of enemies
satrutapana = scorcher of enemies
sattvavat = possessing sattva
sattvavat = possessing sattva
sattvika, sattva, krtaneha = loving
sattvika, sattva, krtaneha = loving
satya = truth
satya = of truthful existence
satyapara = devoted to truth
satyaparakrama = of truthful exploit
satyaparayana = devoted to truth
saumya = gentle
savarthaparivartaka = cause of change in everything
savarthaparivartaka = cause of change in everything
savitr = sun
semsara cakrabhrt = holder of the wheel of wordly existence
setu = bridge
siddha =
siddhakhadga = having steady sword
siddhi = achievement
siddhida = bestower of siddhis
siddhida = bestower of siddhis
siddhisadhana = achiever of siddhis
sikhandin = having tuft
sikhi = fire god
sikhisarathi = having fire as charioteer
simha = leonine
sipivista = entering and stationed in rays
sisiratmaka = winter
sistesta = liked by the cultured
sisu = infant
siva = pure
siva = the cause of welfare
sivajnanarata = interested in the knowledge of siva
sivalaya = of auspicious residence
sivalaya = having auspicious residence

skanda = karttikeya
skandaguru = preceptor of skanda
smarana = recollection
smasananilaya = residing in cremation ground
smasanastha = staying in the cremation ground
smasanilaya = dweller in the cremation ground
snigdhakrti = of loving shape
snigdhakrti = of loving shape
sobhana = of good beauty
sokanasana = destroyer of sorrows
soma = accompanied by parvati
soma = accompanied by uma
somapa = inbiber of somajuice
somatra = excelling the moon
spastaksara = of clear worlds and syllables
sragvin = wearing garlands
sramana = ascetic
srastr = creater
srestha = excellent
srestha = most excellent
srikantha = of glorious neck
srimat = glorious
srimat = glorious
srimat = glorious
sriparvatapriya = fond of the mountain sriparvata
stava = hymn
sthanada = bestower of proper position
sthapati = architect
sthavira-dhruva = aged and steady
sthavistha = grossest one
sthira = steady
stotr = eulogiser
stutipriya = fond of eulogy
subhaga = comely
subhanga = having auspicious limbs
subrahmanya = identical with kumara

suci = the pure
sucismita = of pure smiles
suddhatman = pure soul
suddhavigraha = of pure body
sudhapati = lord of nectar
sudhapati = lord of nectar
sudhi = intelligent
sugata = having good gait
sukara = of good hands
sukara = of good hands
sukhada = bestower of happiness
sukhada = bestower of happiness
sukhanila = pleasing wind
sukhin = happy being
sukirti = of good fame
sukirti = of good fame
sukrta = meritorious
suksma = subtle
suksma = subtle
suksma = subtle
sukumara = very delicate and tender
sulabha = easy of access
sulabha = easy to access
sulin = having a trident
sulocana = of good eyes

sunispanna = well born
sunitii = good justice and policy
suparna = garuda of good wings
supratika = of good symbols
suprita = well pleased
suprita = well pleased
sura = heroic
surabhi = fragrant
suradhyaksa = presiding deity of the gods
suragana = having gods as attendants
surasatruha = slayer of the enemies of gods
surassattama = the most excellent god
suresa = lord of gods
suresa = lord of gods
suri = wise
surya = identical with the sun
suryatapana = scorcher of the sun
susarana = worthy refuge
susena = having auspicious army
sutantu = wearing good fabric of universe
sutrakara = composer of aphorisms
suvira = good hero
suvrata = of good rites
svadhama = self housed
svadhisthana = self based
svagata = self prevading
svara = accent
svaramaya svana = vowel sound
svargin = attaining heaven
svastida = bestower of weal
swayamjyoti = self-luminous

tamisraha = destroyer of darkness
tamohara = remover of ignorance
tantuvardhana = enhancer of the fabric
tanujyoti = of short splendour
tanunapat = fire god
tapana = sun
tapasvin = ascetic
taraka = one who takes across and saves
tarani = sun
tarasvin = forceful
tarksya = identical with garuda
tattva = tenet
tattvavit = knower of truth
tejastejas = splendour of splendours
tejomaya = full of lustre
tejomaya = full of brilliance
tejorasi = heap of splendour
tigmamsu = of fiery rays
tirthada = bestower of tirthas
tirthadeva = lord of the holy centre
tirthadrsya = visible at the holy centres
tirthakara = maker of holy centres
tirtharupa = of the form of the holy centre
traividya = of three lores
trayitanu = having the vedas for body
triculin = holding the trident
tridasadhipa = lord of the gods
trilocana = three-eyed
trilocana = three-eyed
trilokapa = lord of the three worlds
trilokesa = suzerain of the three worlds
trithanaman = named after the holy centres
trivarga = bestower of virtue, wealth and love
tryaksa = three eyed
tryambaka = three eyed
tumbavina = having his vina made of the gourd
tusta = satisfied

udharakirti = of liberal renown
udyogin = enterprising
unmattavesa = having the guise of a mad one
unnadhra = uplifted
unnatakirti = of lofty fame
upaplava = obstacle, distressing
urga = fierce
usna = hot
uttama = the most excellent
uttarana = he who takes across

vacaspati = lord of speech
vagisa = lord of speech
vaidya = physician
vairancya = son of brahma
vaivasvata yama = yama the son of the sun
vaiyaghra dhurya = of tigerish nature and considered at the head
vajrahasta = having the thunderbolt in the hand
valayikrtavasuki = having vasuki as his wristlet
vamadeva = lovely god
vanmayaikanidhi = treasure stored in all extant literature
varada = bestower of boons
varada = bestower of boons
varada = bestower of boons
varamga = excellent bodied
varenya = excellent
varmin = the religious student
varnasramaguru = preceptor of castes and stages of life
vasanta madhava = spring
vasistha = sage vasistha
vasu = wealth
vasu = the semidivine beings
vasu = wealth
vasumanas = of praiseworthy mind
vasuprada = bestower of riches
vasuretas = cold semened
vasusravas = wealth-eared
vatarupa = in the form of wind
vatsala = darling

vayas = bird
vayuvahana = having wind as vehicle
vedakara = originator of the vedas
vedanga = ancilliary of the vedas
vedantasarasandoha = the essence of vedanta philosophy
vedasastrarthatattvajna = knower of the principles and meanings of the sastras
vedavit = knower of the vedas
vedhas = dispenser
vedya = comprehensible
vettr = knower
vibhava = affluence
vibhava = affluence
vibhu = all prevading
vibudhagracara = going at the head of gods
vicaksana = skilful
vidhatr = disposer of fate
vidheyatman = self-controlled
vidrumacchavi = having the lustre of coral
vidyarasi = heap of learning
vidyesa = lord of lore
vigatajvara = free from fever
vighnanasana = destroyer of obstacles
vijitatman = self-conqueror
vijneya = worthy of being known

vikartr = special maker
vikramonnata = lofty in valour
vikrta = deformed
vimala atreya = pure son of the sage atri
vimalodaya = of pure rise
vimocana = releaser
vinitatman = of well disciplined soul
vira = heroic
virabhadra = identical with virabhadra
viracudamani = crest jewel of heroes
virama = final stoppage
virasana vidhi = knowing the mode of sitting in the heroic posture
viresvara = lord of heroes
virocana = sun, moon or fire
virupa = hideous formed
virupaksa = odd-eyed
virupaksa = of uneven eyes
virupaksa = of uneven eyes
viryakovida = knower of virility
viryavat = of great virya
visakha
visalaksa = wide eyed
visam pati = lord of subjects
visista = special or well equipped
visnukandharapatana = one who felled the neck of visnu
visnuvibhusana = ornament of visnu
visoka = free from sorrow
visrnkhala = free from fetters
vistarasravas = kusa cared
visva = universe
visvabhartr = supporter of the universe
visvabhojana = universe dieted
visvadeha = having the universe as body
visvadipti = light of the universe
visvagalaya, visvaga = universal abode
visvagarbha = having the universe in the womb
visvagoptr = protector of the universe
visvakarmavisarada = adept in all activities of the universe
visvakartr = creator of the universe
visvambharesvara = lord of the earth
visvamitra = sage visvamitra
visvamurti = universe-bodied
visvarupa = multiformed
visvasaha = forebearer of everything
visvasrk = creator of the universe
visvatah sampravrtta = engaged in the activities from everywhere
visvavahana = having the universe as vehicle
visvavasa = abode of the universe
visvesa = lord of the universe
visvotpatti = origin of the universe
visvottama = excellent in the universe

vitabhaya = free from fear
vitaraga = devoid of passion
vivasvat = sun
viyogatman = of disunited soul
vrndaravandita = saluted by the gods
vrsada = granter of virtues
vrsada = granter of virtues
vrsakapi = of the form of dharma or boar incarnation
vrsanka = bull-bannered
vrsavahana = bull-vehicled
vrsavahana = bull vehicled
vrsavardhana = enchanser of virtues
vrsavardhana = enchanser of virtues
vyaghracarmambara = wearing the tiger hide
vyaghrakomala = tender to the tiger
vyajamardana = suppresor of false pretexts
vyajamardana = suppresor of false pretexts
vyaktaavyakta deva = lord of manifest and unmanifest
vyalakalpa = resembling a huge serpent
vyalin = clapsed by serpents
vyanganasana = destroyer of mutilated state
vyaptamurti = of pervasive body
vyapti = concomitance
vyavasaya = determination
vyavasthana = establisher of order
vyudhoraska = of braod chest

yagmin = eloquent
yajna = sacrifice
yama = restrainer
yatisangatman = associating with the ascetics
yogin =
yogya = worthy
yudadhyaksa = presiding deity of the yugas
yugadikrt = cause of the beginning of yugas
yugapaha = destroyer of yugas
yugavarta = causing the yugas to resolve
yukti = joint