The meaning of the name Ashwin is Horse Tamer, Light. The origin of the name Ashwin is Indian. This is the culture in which the name originated, or in the case of a word, the language.
Sanskrit word meaning "possessor of horses" or "horse tamer" in Sanskrit. Ashvin is the first Nakshatra and the sixth month of the Bengali calendar as well as the Hindu Calendar. Also means "light" in the Hindi language, and is the first star that appears