Arumugam

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Arumugam
ஆறுமுகம்
Pronunciation Āṟumukam
Gender Male
Language(s) Tamil
Origin
Meaning The six faced
Region of origin Southern India
North-eastern Sri Lanka
Other names
Alternative spelling Arumuga
Arumuka
Arumukan
Derived Murugan

Arumugam or Arumukan (Tamil: ஆறுமுகம்) is a given name for a male Tamils. Due the Tamil tradition of using patronymic surnames it may also be a surname for males and females. Arumugam is one of the many names of the Hindu god Murugan, which refers to his six faces (Aru = six + Mugam = face).

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