Meaning and Origin of: Prabhakar
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First name origins & meanings:
- Hindi : Cause of luster
Last name origin & meaning:
- Indian (southern states) : Hindu name from Sanskrit prabhākara ‘light maker’ (from prabhā ‘light’ + -kara ‘causing’), an epithet of the sun. This is found only as a male given name in India, but in the U.S. it has come to be used as a family name.