Given Name CHANDRA

GENDER: Masculine & Feminine
OTHER SCRIPTS: चन्द्र, चन्द्रा (Sanskrit, Hindi, Nepali), চন্দ্র (Bengali), চন্দ্ৰ (Assamese), चंद्रा (Marathi), చంద్ర (Telugu), சந்திரா (Tamil), ಚಂದ್ರ (Kannada)

Meaning & History

Means "moon" in Sanskrit, derived from चन्द (chand) meaning "to shine". This is a transcription of the masculine form चण्ड (a name of the moon in Hindu texts which is often personified as a deity) as well as the feminine form चण्डा.
VARIANT: Chander (Hindi)


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Entry updated December 8, 2017