Abhinav

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Abhinav
Gender Masculine
Language(s) Hindi, Nepali, Telugu
Origin
Meaning Young

Abhinav is a common Indian and Nepalese male name, derived from the Sanskrit language, meaning young, novel, innovative. The word originates from the Rigveda. Notable people called Abhinav include:

  • Abhinav Bindra (born 1982), Indian shooter and Olympic champion in the 10 m Air Rifle event, first Indian to win an individual gold medal at the Olympic Games in 2008
  • Abhinav Kashyap, Indian film director and screenwriter
  • Abhinav Mukund (born 1990), Indian cricketer
  • Abhinav Shukla (born 1984), Indian television actor

See also[edit]

  • Abhinav Acharya, a Hindu nationalist organisation based mainly in Maharashtra