Lord Ganesha is known by many names. There are 108 names of Ganesha in Hindu Mythology. Many of these names suit when they carry significant meaning.
It is important to understand that the name and pronunciation depend on the origin and therefore not all Ganesha names might be known to you.
While some names do not have their English equivalent meaning and they have been translated for your ease.
108 Sanskrit Names of Ganesha with Meaning
The alphabetical list consists of the most popular Sanskrit names of Ganesha to help to narrow down the process of your search.
Names of Ganesha in Sanskrit
In case you feel difficulty with the exact pronunciation, you can refer to the original language of origin or comment down the name and we will find the exact pronunciation for you.
Sr. No. Names Meaning 1 Akhuratha One who has Mouse as His Charioteer 2 Alampata Ever Eternal Lord 3 Amit Incomparable Lord 4 Anantachidrupamayam Infinite and Consciousness Personified 5 Avaneesh Lord of the whole World 6 Avighna Remover of Obstacles God Ganesh Names with A
What signifies the meaning of the names of Ganesha?
Sr. No. Names Meaning 1 Balaganapati Beloved and Lovable Child 2 Bhalchandra Moon-Crested Lord 3 Bheema Huge and Gigantic 4 Bhupati Lord of the Gods 5 Bhuvanpati God of the Gods 6 Buddhinath God of Wisdom 7 Buddhipriya Knowledge 8 Buddhividhata God of Knowledge Ganesha Names with B
Names of Ganesha
Sr. No. Name Meaning 1 Chaturbhuj One who has Four Arms Lord Ganesh Name with C
Sr. No. Names of Ganesha Meaning 1 Devadeva Lord of All Lords 2 Devantakanashakarin Destroyer of Evils and Asuras 3 Devavrata One who accepts all Penances 4 Devendrashika Protector of All Gods 5 Dharmik One who gives Charity 6 Dhoomravarna Smoke-Hued Lord 7 Durja Invincible Lord 8 Dvaimatura One who has two mothers Ganesh Ji Names with D
Sr. No. Names of Ganesha Meaning 1 Ekaakshara He of the Single Syllable 2 Ekadanta Single-Tusked Lord 3 Ekadrishta Single-Tusked Lord 4 Eshanputra Lord Shiva’s Son Ganesh Bhagwan Names with E
Sr. No. Names of Ganesha Meaning 1 Gadadhara One who has The Mace as His Weapon 2 Gajakarna One who has Eyes like an Elephant 3 Gajanana Elephant-Faced Lord 4 Gajananeti Elephant-Faced Lord 5 Gajavakra The trunk of The Elephant 6 Gajavaktra One who has Mouth like an Elephant 7 Ganadhakshya Lord of All Ganas (Gods) 8 Ganadhyakshina Leader of All The Celestial Bodies 9 Ganapati Lord of All Ganas (Gods) 10 Gaurisuta The Son of Gauri (Parvati) 11 Gunina One who is The Master of All Virtues God Ganesh Ji Names with G
Sr. No. Names of Ganesha Meaning 1 Haridra One who is Golden Coloured 2 Heramba Mother’s Beloved Son Ganesh Bhagwan Names with H
Sr. No. Names of Ganesha Meaning 1 Kapila Yellowish-Brown Coloured 2 Kaveesha Master of Poets 3 Krti Lord of Music 4 Kripalu Merciful Lord 5 Krishapingaksha Yellowish-Brown Eyed 6 Kshamakaram The Place of Forgiveness 7 Kshipra One who is easy to Appease Ganesha Names with K
Sr. No. Names Meaning 1 Lambakarna Large-Eared Lord 2 Lambodara The Huge Bellied Lord Ganesha Names
Sr. No. Names Meaning 1 Mahabala Enormously Strong Lord 2 Mahaganapati Omnipotent and Supreme Lord 3 Maheshwaram Lord of The Universe 4 Mangalamurti All Auspicious Lord 5 Manomay Winner of Hearts 6 Mrityuanjaya Conqueror of Death 7 Mundakarama Abode of Happiness 8 Muktidaya Bestower of Eternal Bliss 9 Musikvahana One who has a mouse as charioteer Ganesha Names with M
Sr. No. Names Meaning 1 Nadapratithishta One who Appreciates and Loves Music 2 Namasthetu Vanquisher of All Evils & Vices & Sins 3 Nandana Lord Shiva’s Son 4 Nideeshwaram Giver of Wealth and Treasures Ganesha Names with N
Sr. No. Name Meaning 1 Omkara One who has the Form Of OM Ganesha Names with O
Sr. No. Ganesha Names Meaning 1 Pitambara One who has Yellow-Colored Body 2 Pramoda Lord of All Abodes 3 Prathameshwara First Among All 4 Purush The Omnipotent Personality Ganesha Names with alphabet P
Sr. No. Ganesha Names Meaning 1 Rakta One who has Red-Colored Body 2 Rudrapriya Beloved Of Lord Shiva Modern Ganesha Names with letter R
Sr. No. Ganesha Names Meaning 1 Sarvadevatman An acceptor of All Celestial Offerings 2 Sarvasiddhanta Bestower of Skills and Wisdom 3 Sarvatman Protector of The Universe 4 Shambhavi The Son of Parvati 5 Shashivarnam One who has a Moon like Complexion 6 Shoorpakarna Large-Eared Lord 7 Shuban All Auspicious Lord 8 Shubhagunakanan One who is The Master of All Virtues 9 Shweta One who is as Pure as the White Color 10 Siddhidhata Bestower of Success & Accomplishments 11 Siddhipriya Bestower of Wishes and Boons 12 Siddhivinayaka Bestower of Success 13 Skandapurvaja Elder Brother of Skand (Lord Kartik) 14 Sumukha Auspicious Face 15 Sureshwaram Lord of All Lords 16 Swaroop Lover of Beauty Trending Ganesha Names with S
Sr. No. Ganesha Names Meaning 1 Tarun Ageless New Ganesha Names beginning with T
Sr. No. Ganesha Names Meaning 1 Uddanda Nemesis of Evils and Vices 2 Umaputra The Son of Goddess Uma (Parvati) Popular Ganesha Names beginning with U
Sr. No. Ganesha Names Meaning 1 Vakratunda Curved Trunk Lord 2 Varaganapati Bestower of Boons 3 Varaprada Granter of Wishes and Boons 4 Varadavinayaka Bestower of Success 5 Veeraganapati Heroic Lord 6 Vidyavaridhi God of Wisdom 7 Vighnahara Remover of Obstacles 8 Vignaharta Demolisher of Obstacles 9 Vighnaraja Lord of All Hindrances 10 Vighnarajendra Lord of All Obstacles 11 Vighnavinashanaya Destroyer of All Obstacles & Impediments 12 Vigneshwara Lord of All Obstacles 13 Vikat Huge and Gigantic 14 Vinayaka Lord of All 15 Vishwamukha Master of The Universe 16 Vishwaraja King of The World Lord Ganesha Names with V
Sr. No. Ganesha Names Meaning 1 Yagnakaya An acceptor of All Sacred & Sacrificial Offerings 2 Yashaskaram Bestowed of Fame and Fortune 3 Yashvasin Beloved and Ever Popular Lord 4 Yogadhipa The Lord of Meditation Best Ganesha Names with Y
What signifies the meaning of the names of Ganesha?
Ganesha, the son of Lord Shiva and Devi Parvati is popularly worshipped under different names like Sumukha, Ekadanta, Kapila, Gajakarna, Lambodara, Vikath, Vidhnanashaka, Vinayaka, Dhumraketu, Ganadhayaksha, Bhalchandra and Gajanana.
Ganesh means “lord of hordes” from Sanskrit गण (Gana) meaning “horde, multitude” and
ईश (isha) meaning “lord, ruler”.
This is the name of the Hindu god of wisdom and good luck, the son of Shiva and Parvati. He is often depicted to be brave and is worshipped first.
Lord Ganesh is the most powerful of all the gods. His name is prefixed with the Hindu title of respect, ‘Shri’.
In art, he is depicted as a potbellied yellow or red god with four arms and the head of a one-tusked elephant, riding or attended to by a mouse.
He provides knowledge, prosperity, and fortune and is also the Destroyer of Obstacles.
All the above names, if chanted can relieve people of their worries and parents can keep the names of their newborn boys and girls on the names of Ganesha.
People Also Ask (FAQs)
How many names are there for Ganesh?
The god of wisdom and success, Ganesha has 108 names and each name represents one aspect of the god.
What is the name of Lord Ganesha’s wife?
Siddhi and Riddhi are the wives of Hindu God Ganesha. There is an interesting story which narrates how Ganesh Got Married. As Ganesha had an elephant-head no girl was ready to marry him. While all other gods had a consort he did not have one and this angered Ganesha.
What is the first name of Lord Ganesha??
Ganesha’s earliest name was Ekadanta (One Tusked), referring to his single whole tusk, the other being broken.
Who is the guru of Lord Ganesha?
Lord Ganesha promised Guru Vedvyasa that he will write Mahabharata as and how the sage narrates it.