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Names and Pronunciations

As you view the list of names, please understand that there may be more than one way to spell each one. This is because there is not a direct transliteration from the Gurmukhi* alphabet to the English alphabet. (Note: Most of these spiritual names are from the Gurbani** language.)
The emphasis of your spiritual name is on how it is pronounced, so it is important to use the correct naad (sound current), when speaking your name, and when teaching others how to pronounce it. Whatever spelling makes the most sense to YOU, and helps you and other people to pronounce your name correctly, is the best spelling to use. We have suggested a common way to spell your spiritual name, but remember, the most important thing is the correct pronunciation.

Please listen carefully to the sound byte (pronunciation) of your spiritual name. Start pronouncing your name slowly, feel it, and let it resonate within you.
Note that most of these spiritual names can be used by either a male or a female (Singh or Kaur), except as indicated.  The few names that can only be used for one gender or the other are indicated by having Singh or Kaur added to them in this list.

*Gurmukhi is the alphabet of the sacred language of the Sikhs
** Gurbani is the sacred language of the Sikhs

ChanandeepListen to Chanandeep
ChanandevListen to Chanandev
ChananjeetListen to Chananjeet
ChananjotListen to Chananjot
ChananpalListen to Chananpal
ChananpreetListen to Chananpreet
ChandListen to Chand
ChandanListen to Chandan
ChandarListen to Chandar
Chandar KirnListen to Chandar Kirn
Chander MohanListen to Chander Mohan
Chander PrakashListen to Chander Prakash
Chander RajListen to Chander Raj
Chander SaroopListen to Chander Saroop
ChanderdeepListen to Chanderdeep
ChanderdevListen to Chanderdev
ChanderjeetListen to Chanderjeet
ChanderjotListen to Chanderjot
ChandermukhListen to Chandermukh
ChanderpalListen to Chanderpal
ChanderpreetListen to Chanderpreet
ChandraListen to Chandra
Chandra KiranListen to Chandra Kiran
Chandra PreetListen to Chandra Preet
Chandra PriyaListen to Chandra Priya
ChandradeepListen to Chandradeep
ChandradevListen to Chandradev
ChandrajotListen to Chandrajot
ChandrapreetListen to Chandrapreet
ChanpreetListen to Chanpreet
CharanListen to Charan
Charan DayalListen to Charan Dayal
Charan InderListen to Charan Inder
Charan JotiListen to Charan Joti
Charan KamalListen to Charan Kamal
Charan KanwalListen to Charan Kanwal
Charan PremListen to Charan Prem
Charan SimranListen to Charan Simran
CharanbirListen to Charanbir
CharandayalListen to Charandayal
CharandeepListen to Charandeep
CharandevListen to Charandev
CharanjeevListen to Charanjeev
CharanjitListen to Charanjit
CharanjotListen to Charanjot
CharankamalListen to Charankamal
CharanleenListen to Charanleen
CharanpalListen to Charanpal
CharanpreetListen to Charanpreet
CharansevListen to Charansev
ChetveerListen to Chetveer
ChiranjeetListen to Chiranjeet
ChiranjeevListen to Chiranjeev
ChristListen to Christ