Mowgli Name Meaning & Origin

Mowgli

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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.

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