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xGotama
Origin/Usage
Indian, Sanskrit
Pronunciation
gaw-TAHM-mah
Meaning
The bright one in the darkness
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Gotama originates in Sanskrit and means "the bright one in the darkness". As a masculine given name it is mainly popular in India, in the US it is rather rare.

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