The name Narain is derived from the Indian name Narayan. The origin of the name is India. It takes the same shape as the god Narayana, who is another name for Vishnu. In South India, particularly among the speakers of Kannada, Tamil, Telugu, and Malayalam, the name Narayana is frequently used. Narain is a Hindi baby boy name. The meaning of Narain is 'protector'. The one named Narain is considered very expressive and ecstatic. In keeping with the meaning of their name, the natives have a balanced sense of what to eat and wear, and they lean spiritually as well. The name is also used as a surname in nearby countries such as Mauritius and Sri Lanka. The Indian celebrities with this name, such as Sunil Kumar, stage name Narain; Kunwar Ratanjit Pratap Narain, a politician; Sunita Narain, an environmentalist; Narain Karthikeyan, a racing driver; and many others. One of the incarnations and names of Vishnu, who is dozing in yogic trance beneath the celestial waters, is Narain or Narayana, which alludes to the masculine element. In Vaishnavism, Narayan or Narain is referred to as Purushottama and is regarded as the supreme being.