What is the meaning of the word Singh?
It means "lion" and it was introduced by the Sikh Gurus to
eradicate the practice of casteism, though today castes and
discrimination based on castes still exists amongst Sikhs. All
Sikhs were encouraged to accept Singh as their last name, though
not all Singhs are Sikhs. People belonging to the Rajput and some
other communities also use Singh as their last name.
Singh comes from the sankskrit word Nsringhadeva, literally
translating to Lion.
Singh is an nickname and mane found in Sikhs names. It means
lion or tiger. It reminds the world of the sacrifices and bravery
of the Sikh Gurus.
it also means king