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Origin:Sanskrit
Meaning:Awakening; enlightenment
Bodhi is a boy's name of Sanskrit origin, meaning "awakening" and "enlightenment." Rooted in Buddhist traditions, this name is synonymous with the concept of nirvana and the final goal of Buddhism. By finally being free of greed and ego, those who achieve nirvana reach a state of bliss and peace. With such an epic and meaningful name, your darling Bodhi is destined to pursue spiritual alignment and a balanced lifestyle. Its warm and cheery meaning has inspired many celebrities to choose it for their little ones, including celebrity chef Tom Colicchio and actress Megan Fox. Lastly, if you're a fan of early '90s flicks, you may recognize this name as Patrick Swayze's character in the film Point Break.
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