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September 2nd, 2011, 02:41 PM
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What do you think of Krishu, Krishna or Krishan??

Edited to add:
Krishna from my understanding is pronounced Krush-na

Edited second time:
Not so sure on Krishna being pronounced Krushna because I just heard it pronounced as Kreesh-na and Kreh-shna

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September 2nd, 2011, 02:51 PM
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I'm not a fan. It sounds cool, but I feel about it the same way I feel about Jesus or Buddha.. just doesn't seem like you should name your kid after a religious figure that's part of a current popular religion. Ancient Greek, Ancient Roman, Norse, etc.. that's different than a currently widely practiced religion.

Just my two cents. Perhaps if you're Hindu it could work, but even then I think it's iffy.
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September 2nd, 2011, 04:54 PM
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I love Krishna, but I've always heard it pronounced Kri(as in Kristin)-sh(as in Sherry) -na.
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September 2nd, 2011, 06:29 PM
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Out of the 3 I like Krishan the best.

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September 3rd, 2011, 07:19 PM
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Krishan is my favorite out of those listed. However, I think they all sound like Krishna and sort of have a religious "God" connotation to them. None are really my style.
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September 3rd, 2011, 09:49 PM
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Krishna, absolutely. Pronounced exactly how it looks.
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September 23rd, 2011, 12:36 AM
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I prefer Krishan.
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