Karun करुण

  • Suitable for Boy
  • Unique name
  • Easy to pronounce
  • 3 syllables and 5 letters
  • pronounced as karuNa
  • Hindi (Sanskrit) करुण

Karun meaning: Compassion

Karun name meaning

Literal meaning of Karun:

Karun (Sanskrit करुण) is ancient Sanskrit word which literally means compassion, mercy, tenderness and gentleness. Karun also signifies Supreme Being.

Intended meaning of Karun:

Sanskrit name Karun is also found to be referred in the Bhagvat Puran (भागवत पुराण) in which Karun means compassion. Mention of this word is also found in Unadi-Sutra (उणादि-सूत्र), Mahabharata (महाभारत) and Dashkumar-Charit (दशकुमार-चरित) where Karun refers to mournful or lamenting.
Karun also finds mention in Sahitya-Darpan (साहित्य-दर्पण) where Karun signifies the act of causing pity. Atharva Veda and Rig Veda have used Karun (करुण) in their works to refer an action or holy work. Karun finds mention in Harivansha where Karun is the name of of an Asura (असुर).

Popularity of Karun

US Popularity Trend for Karun

According to the graph Karun is popular name in the USA. Karun is in trend since 1987 and it is used by 5-7 people per year till 2011 as the name of their children. Karun is also a popular name in India. Karun is used by nearly 700 people in India as the name of their kids.

Karun is a unique name. Karun is sweet and stylish name. Karun has great mythological significance attached to it.

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