Lakhani Family History
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Lakhani Name Meaning
Muslim and Hindu name found in Gujarat, India, and among people from Sind, Pakistan, meaning ‘(descendant) of Lakh’. Lakh is most probably a shortened form of an ancestral name, perhaps Lakhman, which goes back to Sanskrit lak?sma?na ‘one who has auspicious marks’. In the Sanskrit epic Ramayana, this is the name of Rama’s brother.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Lalani, Takano, Nathan, Lapham, Lehane, Mahan, Takagi, Fahrni, Athans