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Updated: Jul 11, 2024 | 👁️ 7 Views | 🔊 10 Pronunciations
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Gender: Female

Origin: Indian

Meaning: Comparison

Pronunciation: hoh-LEE-kah, /hoʊˈliːkə/, HH AA L AH K AH

Popularity Rank: #1,214,604

On this page:

  • 1. Holika Meaning
  • 2. Holika Pronunciation Guide
  • 3. Record your pronunciation of Holika
  • 4. Translations of Holika
  • 5. Holika Name Popularity
  • 6. Holika Name Poster
  • 7. Names similar to Holika

Holika Meaning

In Hindu mythology, Holika was the evil sister of demon king Hiranyakashipu who tried to kill his son Prahlad. Holika's name symbolizes victory of good over evil.

Holika also means "Comparison, Lighting of Ceremonial Fire, Lighting of ceremonial fire, Symbolizes victory of good over evil".

Holika is found in India, Bahrain, United Kingdom, and 4 more countries.

Holika Pronunciation Guide

Phonetic Pronunciation: hoh-LEE-kah

IPA (International Phonetic Alphabet): /hoʊˈliːkə/

ARPAbet phonetic pronunciation: HH AA L AH K AH

HH: Pronounce as in "he" (HH IY)

AA: Pronounce as in "father" (AA F TH ER)

L: Pronounce as in "let" (L EH T)

AH: Pronounce as in "but" (B AH T)

K: Pronounce as in "cat" (K AE T)

AH: Pronounce as in "but" (B AH T)

This pronunciation guide uses the ARPABET system, a phonetic notation developed by the Advanced Research Projects Agency (ARPA) for speech recognition systems. Each ARPABET symbol corresponds to a distinct sound in English. For example, 'JH' represents the sound as in 'joke,' 'AA' represents the sound as in 'father,' and 'N' represents the sound as in 'no.'

The pronunciation guide was generated using the CMU Pronouncing Dictionary, a public domain resource for phonetic pronunciations of words.

How to pronounce Holika?

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  • Spanish (Spain)
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  • Russian (Russia)
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  • Tamil (India)
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Translations of Holika

Holika Name Popularity

At NamesLook, the name Holika is recorded 10 times globally, ranking it as the 1,214,604th most common name worldwide.

Holika is most prevalent in India, with 4 occurrences, making it the 67,138th most popular name in the country.

Holika Popularity by Country

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Holika Name Poster

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Names similar to Holika


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