Name Element YAMA (1)

TYPE: Word
USAGE: Sanskrit
OTHER SCRIPTS: यम (Sanskrit)

Meaning & History

Sanskrit word meaning "twin".
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: yima (Avestan)
GIVEN NAME DESCENDANTS: Yama, Yami (Hinduism), Yama (Pashto), Jamshed, Jamsheed, Jamshid (Persian), Jam, Jamshed, Jamsheed, Jamshid, Yima, Yima Kshaeta (Persian Mythology), Jamshed (Tajik), Yamuna (Tamil), Yamuna (Telugu), Cem (Turkish)
PLACE NAME DESCENDANTS: Yamuna (Hindi), Yamuna (Sanskrit), Yamuna (Tamil), Yamuna (Telugu)
SAME SPELLING: yama (2)