Mowgli Name Meaning & Origin
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- Comments and insights on the name Mowgli
Kipling stated that the first syllable is supposed to rhyme with "cow" and that's how it's pronounced in Britain. In America, it almost always rhymes with "go."
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- Nicknames for Mowgli
Mo/Mow, Ow, Gli
- Meanings and history of the name Mowgli
In the stories the name is said to mean "frog," but Kipling made that up. The name has no meaning.
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- Mowgli in song, story & screen
Mowgli is the name of the boy in Rudyard Kipling's Jungle Book as well as the Disney adaptation.