Given Name SUSHILA

GENDER: Feminine & Masculine
OTHER SCRIPTS: सुशीला, सुशील (Sanskrit), सुशीला (Hindi, Marathi, Nepali)

Meaning & History

Means "good-tempered, well-disposed", derived from the Sanskrit prefix सु (su) meaning "good" combined with शील (shila) meaning "conduct, disposition". This is a transcription of both the feminine form सुशीला and the masculine form सुशील. This name is borne by wives of the Hindu gods Krishna and Yama.
VARIANT: Susheela (Hindi)
MASCULINE FORMS: Sushil (Hindi), Sushil (Marathi), Sushil (Nepali)