Meaning and Origin of Raj - FamilyEducation

Meaning and Origin of: Raj

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Boy name origins & meanings:

  • Hindi : A king

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Family name origins & meanings:

  • Indian (northern and southern states) : Hindu name from Sanskrit rājā ‘king’. In the northern states, it probably evolved into a family name from use as the final element of a compound personal name such as Prithviraj ‘king of the earth’