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Krishnamurthy Name Meaning

Indian (southern states): Hindu name from Sanskrit kr?s?namurti meaning ‘manifestation of the god Krishna’, from krisna ‘black’ (epithet of an incarnation of the god Vishnu) + murti ‘image’, ‘manifestation’. It is only a given name in India, but has become a family name in the U.S. among South Indians.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Krishna, Murthy, Krishnan, Keinath, Kiphart, Herfurth, Kenworthy

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Krishnamurthy Family Origin

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Krishnamurthy Family Occupations

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