Definition

Kinds of Brahmans

Gotra

Brahmin Surname (State wise)

Diwedi (Dubey), Pandey, Shukla, Trivedi (Tiwari), Chaturvedi (Chaubey), Pathak, Upadhyay, Ojha, Dixit, Jha, Sharma, Pachauri, Bhatt, Raina, Goswami, Pant, Purohit, Bashisth, Panda, Raina, Joshi, Pareek, Katju, Bhargav, Kriplani, Bahuguna, Kaushik, Gaur, Shastri, Vyas, Bhardwaj, Vats, Shandilya, (Chaudhari – North Bihar Brahmin & Rai - East UP Bumihar Brahmin)

Nautiyal, Semwal, Maithani, Khanduri, Semalti, Gairola, Raturi, Dimri, Chamoli, Thapliyal, Dyundi, Nanani, Hatwal, Kothiyal, Sati, Bijlawan, Lakhera, Pujari, Bahuguna, Dangwal, Dobhal, Uniyal, Ghildiyal, Naithani, Juyal, Saklani, Painyuli, Chandola, Dhaundiyal, Badthwal, Nandiyal, Kukreti, Upreti, Dhasmana, Kainthola, Suyal, Bangwal, Anthwal, Baukhandi, Jugran, Malkoti, Balodi, Ghansala, Madwal, Devrani, Pokhriyal, Dabral, Sundriyal, Kimothi, Kothari, Badola, Baloni, Panthari, Badoni, Kotnala, Kala, Malasi, Pharasi, Badhani, Kudiyal, Bhatt, Baudai, Godura, Silwal, Amoli, Duggal, Dumuka, Kafuli, Jakholiya, Charmiyal, Gothaliya, Balia, Kanyal, Suyal, Dhariyal.

Sharma, Kushik, Joshi, Pareek, Dadhich, Panchlangiya, Bahar, Gaur, Dixit, Bashisth, Goshwami, Suroliya,Tiwari, Mishra, Dubey, Vyas, Venktachari, Jha,Tripathi, Shukla, Pathak, Pandey, Khandelwal, Gautam, Acharya, Bhargav, Shastri, Bhardwaj.

Anjaria, Avashia, Antani, Badheka, Baxi, Bhachech, Bhatt, Buch, Chhaya, Desai, Dhebar, Dholakia, Dhruva, Divetia, Ghoda, Hathi, Joshipura, Jhala, Kantharia, Majumdar / Mazumdar, Mankad or Mankar, Munshi, Oza, Pandya. Pattani, Parghi, Trivedi, Unakar, Vahia, Vasavada, Veravala, Vaidya, Vaishnav, Vora, Vyas, Kachhi, Kavishwar, Yagnik.

Acharya, Altekar, Ainapure, Airani, Agavekar, Adgonkar, Agnihotri, Anaspure, Adwadkar, Alekar, Anagare, Aparajit, Aphale, Argade, Aranke, Arjunwadkar, Aserkar, Atale, Atre, Avachat, Babre, Badve, Bajikar, Bansod, Belsare, Benare, Bhargav, Berde, Bhawalkar, Bhatt, Bodhani, Bhosle, Cavale, Chandrate, Chandurkar, Chaudhari, Chaware, Chikhalikar, Dabade, Dabir, Dahale, Dalal, Dande, Dahasahasra, Dani, Daspute, Dayal, Dehadri, Deo, Desai, Dengale, Desmukh, Danadwate, Deshpande, Dhanwantri, Dharmadhikari, Dhavse, Dhavalikar, Dhepe, Dhobley, Dhotre, Dhongde, Dhulekar, Digde, Diwan, Dixit, Dole, Dorwat, Dubey, Dushe, Ekbote, Gatt, Gadakari, Gade, Gandhe, Gaikwad, Garware, Garud, Ghatpande, Ghayal, Ghirinikar, Ghodke, Ghotkar, Giridhar, Goswami, Gowardhan, Jatkar, Joshi, Kale, Kamble, Kanitkar, Karmalkar, Kasture, Kerhalkar, Khair, Khati, Kapare, Khiste, Kuber, Kulkarani, Mohite, Mahajan, Naik, Pant, Purohit, Pingle, Rajadanya, Rajguru, Rekhi, Rishi, Satbhai, Salvi, Tendulkar, Tayade, Wadekar, Gwaskar, Yadnik, Zodekar.( They are all of Brahmin the last surname word – Kar)

Gangopadhyay, Chatopadhyay, Mukhopadhyay, Bhattacharya, Goswami, Banerjee, Chakaraborty, Chatterjee, Ganguly, Mukherjee, Ray, Roy, Brahamchari, Tagore, Tagore, Lahri, Vidyasagar, Shastri, Trivedi, Jatin, Bhaduri, Sanyal, Ghosle.

Acharya, Sabat, Pati, Mishra, Misra, Padhy, Sahu, Padhi, Mohapatra, Dash, Kar, Diwedi,Trivedi, Samantaray, Samanta, Purohit, Sarangi, Nanda, Ratha, Panda, Satyapathy, Behera, Panigrahi, Tripathy, Muni, Upadhya, Dwivedi, Chaturvedi, Hota, Mohanty and Mavinkurve.

Barua, Bhagawati, Bhattacharya, Borthakur, Chakraborty, Katakey, Sharma, Goshwami, Ojha.

Namboodiri, Nair, Menon, Nambiar, Pannikar, Potti, Warrier, Kurian, Cherian, Varghese, Varma, Kutty.

Rao, Kumar, Chowdary, Reddy, Naidu, Raju, Varma, Shastri, Achari, Sharma, Setty, Chetty, Chari, Sharma, Bharadvaj.

Rao, Murthy, Shastri, Acharya, Prasad, Swamy, Pillai,Gowda, Nayak, Hegde, Despande, Desmukh, Kulkarni, etc.

Tulu, Konkani, Shetty, Rai, Hegde, Bhat, Kamat, Pai, Bhandary, Upadhyay, Poojary, Moily, Alva, Ballal, Chowta, Naik, Kadamba, Hoysala, Maurya, Poonja

Patil, Desai, Jos