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Dictionary of Sikh names

by Rajwant Singh Chilana

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Published by UBS Publishers"s Distributors in New Delhi .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Names, Personal -- Sikh -- Dictionaries.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 201-202).

    StatementRajwant Singh Chilana ; assisted by Parmit Kaur Chilana.
    GenreDictionaries.
    ContributionsChilana, Parmit Kaur.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsCS3030 .C55 2001
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 203 p. ;
    Number of Pages203
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6881802M
    ISBN 108174763260
    LC Control Number00440525

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53 rows  Sikh/Punjabi Baby Names With Meanings Sikhs usually pick names derived from the Guru Granth Sahib for their children. In the naming ceremony, a passage or ‘hukam’ is read out from the Holy book of Sikhs and the first letter of the first word from the.

The dictionary is also intended to meet the need of those who want to find out the meanings of Sikh names. This reference book would be a useful source of information for the people living in different parts of the globe, particularly in western countries where, because of limited choice, it is still a problem to select meaningful and suitable.

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See search results for this author. Are you an author. Learn about Author Central. Rajwant Cited by: 1. Dictionary of Sikh names. New Delhi: UBS Publishers's Distributors, (OCoLC) Online version: Chilana, Rajwant Singh. Dictionary of Sikh names. New Delhi: UBS Publishers's Distributors, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Rajwant Singh Chilana; Parmit Kaur Chilana.

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Sikh definition, a member of a monotheistic religion, founded in the Punjab c by the guru Nanak, that refuses to recognize the Hindu caste system or the Brahmanical priesthood and forbids magic, idolatry, and pilgrimages.

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This is a very useful book for basic Punjabi knowledge. If you add proper Punjabi names, that would be awesome. Thanks, By Rajinder Singh on 8/13/ This is a very useful book for basic Punjabi knowledge. If you add proper Punjabi names, that would be awesome.

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You either pick a name with a certain letter or you just apply very refined filters (namely – country, religion, origin, language, etc.) and then choose a name. A family often selects a name for a child by opening the Sikh holy book, the ਗੁਰੂ ਗਰਨਥ ਸਾਹਿਬ /gurū garanath sāhib/ to a random page and choosing a name that begins with the first letter of the first word on the page.

Given names are not in general associated with a particular gender. A Sikh is any person whose faith consists of belief in One God, the ten Sikh Gurus, the Guru Granth Sahib(holy Book) and other scriptures and teachings of the Sikh Gurus.

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Originally Sanskrit and Hindi names. Hindu Boys Names and Hindu Girls Names. Hinduism is the dominant religion of the Indian subcontinent, India, Nepal, Mauritius and Fiji have large population of Hindu.

These baby name lists are organised alphabetically. Some of the names are longer and you can create a nickname from it to keep it short. Sikh girls are given the last name Kaur (meaning prince) and Sikh boys are given the last name Singh.

Note: ome families and individuals choose to use a "family" or a "sur" name that is different from the aforementioned and it that case, they adopt Kaur or Singh as middle names. First Names. Most Sikh first names are gender-neutral. Sikh synonyms, Sikh pronunciation, Sikh translation, English dictionary definition of Sikh.

An adherent of Sikhism. adj. Of or relating to the Sikhs or to Sikhism. n a member of an Indian religion that separated from Hinduism and was founded in. Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for Dictionary of Sikh Names at Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users.

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