Kumar Name Meaning & Origin
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- Nicknames for Kumar
Kooms, Koomie, Kumster, smart, Koo, Kum "pronounced coom"kulfi
- Meanings and history of the name Kumar
It depends on the language. I've been told that it means "unwed bachelor" or "prince" in some Indian language. I've also heard that it means "moon" in Arabic, but I would double check this to be certain.
Yes, it is translated from Sanskrit as "boy" or "prince" (and as such is a part of many other names).
- Famous real-life people named Kumar
The most famous Kumar of the current generation (Gen X, Millenials) is Kumar Patel of the move "Harold and Kumar Go to White Castle" played by Kal Penn (also in the hit TV series show House).
- Kumar in song, story & screen
Kumar Patel, Harold and Kumar Go to White Castle
Kumar Patel, Harold and Kumar Escape from Guantanamo Bay