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Origin of the name INDRA.
Etymology of the name INDRA.
Meaning of the baby name INDRA.

  

INDRA (इन्द्र).  Hindu myth name of the king of the Devas, meaning "manly power."

    8. Then follows a cake on twelve potsherds for Indra and Agni; for by means of that they slew him, since Agni means fiery glow (tegas), and Indra means manly power, and by means of these two powers they did indeed slay him.  Moreover, Agni is the priesthood, and Indra is the nobility; having allied these two, having closely united the priesthood with the nobility, they (the gods) slew him by means of these two powers: hence there is a cake on twelve potsherds for Indra and Agni. (Satapatha-br‚hmana, Eggeling, 1900).

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