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AARTHI   f   Tamil
Tamil form of AARTI.
AARTI   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi
From the name of a Hindu ritual in which offerings of lamps or candles are made to various gods, derived from Sanskrit आरात्रिक (aratrika).
ABHA   f   Indian, Hindi
Means "splendour, light" in Sanskrit.
ABHILASHA   f   Indian, Hindi
Feminine form of ABHILASH.
ADITI   f   Hinduism, Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Bengali, Kannada
Means "boundless, entire" or "freedom, security" in Sanskrit. This is the name of an ancient Hindu goddess of the sky and fertility. According to the Vedas she is the mother of the gods.
AISHA   f   Arabic, Urdu, American
Means "alive" in Arabic. This was the name of Muhammad's third wife, the daughter of Abu Bakr. Some time after Muhammad's death she went to war against Ali, the fourth caliph, but was defeated. This name is used more by Sunni Muslims and less by Shias.... [more]
AISHWARYA   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Kannada, Malayalam, Tamil
Means "prosperity, wealth" in Sanskrit. A famous bearer is the Indian actress Aishwarya Rai Bachchan (1973-).
AKANKSHA   f   Indian, Hindi
Means "desire, wish" in Sanskrit.
AKHILA   f   Indian, Telugu, Malayalam
Feminine form of AKHIL.
AMALA   f   Tamil, Indian, Malayalam
Derived from Sanskrit अमल (amala) meaning "clean, pure".
AMANDEEP   m & f   Indian (Sikh)
From Punjabi ਅਮਨ (aman) meaning "peace" (ultimately from Arabic) and Sanskrit दीप (dipa) meaning "lamp, light".
AMARDEEP   m & f   Indian (Sikh)
From Sanskrit अमर (amara) meaning "immortal" and दीप (dipa) meaning "lamp, light".
AMARJEET   m & f   Indian (Sikh)
From Sanskrit अमर (amara) meaning "immortal" and जिति (jiti) meaning "victory, conquering".
AMITA   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi
Feminine form of AMIT (1).
AMRITA   f   Indian, Hindi, Punjabi, Bengali
Feminine form of AMRIT.
ANANDI   f   Indian, Hindi
Feminine form of ANAND.
ANIKA (2)   f   Indian, Hindi
Feminine form of ANIK.
ANILA   f   Indian, Hindi
Feminine form of ANIL.
ANIMA (1)   f   Indian, Hindi
Means "minuteness" from Sanskrit अणिमन (animan). In yoga texts, this is the name of the ability to make oneself infinitely small so to be invisible.
ANISHA   f   Indian, Hindi
Means "nightless, sleepless" in Sanskrit.
ANITA (2)   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Tamil
Feminine form of ANIT.
ANJALI   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam, Nepali
Means "salutation" in Sanskrit.
ANKITA   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Gujarati, Bengali
Feminine form of ANKIT.
ANUJA   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi
Feminine form of ANUJ.
ANUPAMA   f   Indian, Hindi
Feminine form of ANUPAM.
APARAJITA   f   Bengali, Indian, Hindi
Means "unconquered" in Sanskrit.
APARNA   f   Hinduism, Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Malayalam, Tamil, Kannada, Telugu, Bengali
Means "leafless, not having eaten leaves" in Sanskrit. This is another name of the Hindu goddess Parvati.
APOORVA   m & f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi
Variant transcription of APURVA.
APURVA   m & f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi
Means "unpreceded, new" in Sanskrit. This is a transcription of both the masculine form अपूर्व and the feminine form अपूर्वा.
ARADHANA   f   Indian, Hindi
Means "worship" in Sanskrit.
ARATI   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi
Variant transcription of AARTI.
ARCHANA   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Telugu, Kannada, Malayalam, Tamil
Means "honouring, praising" in Sanskrit. This is the name of a Hindu ritual.
ARTI   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi
Variant transcription of AARTI.
ARUNA   m & f   Hinduism, Indian, Telugu, Tamil, Kannada, Malayalam, Hindi
Means "reddish brown" in Sanskrit. The Hindu god Aruna (अरुणा) is the charioteer who drives the sun god Surya across the sky. The feminine form अरुणा is transcribed the same way. The modern masculine form is Arun.
ARUNDHATI   f   Hinduism, Indian, Hindi
The name of a star (also called Alcor), which was named after a type of climbing plant, possibly meaning "not restrained" in Sanskrit. In Hindu belief it is the name of the sage Vasishtha's wife, who is identified with the star.
ARUSHI   f   Hinduism, Indian, Hindi
Means "hitting, killing" in Sanskrit. In Hindu mythology this is the name of a daughter of Manu.
ARYA   m & f   Persian, Indian, Hindi, Malayalam
From an old Indo-Iranian root meaning "Aryan, noble". In India, this is a transcription of both the masculine form आर्य and the feminine form आर्या. In Iran it is only a masculine name.
ASHA (1)   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Kannada, Malayalam
Derived from Sanskrit आशा (asha) meaning "wish, desire, hope".
AVANI   f   Indian, Marathi, Gujarati
Means "earth" in Sanskrit.
AVANTI   f   Indian, Hindi
From the name of an ancient kingdom of central India which had its capital at Ujjain.
AYESHA   f   Arabic, Urdu
Variant transcription of AISHA.
AZRA   f   Arabic, Turkish, Bosnian, Persian, Urdu
Means "virgin" in Arabic.
BALA   m & f   Hinduism, Tamil
Means "young" in Sanskrit. This is a transcription of both the masculine form बाल and the feminine form बाला (a minor Hindu goddess).
BALWINDER   m & f   Indian (Sikh)
From Sanskrit बल (bala) meaning "strength, might" combined with the name of the Hindu god INDRA.
BHAVANA   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Kannada, Malayalam
Means "producing, manifesting" in Sanskrit.
BHAVNA   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Kannada, Malayalam
Variant transcription of BHAVANA.
CHANDA   m & f   Hinduism, Indian, Hindi
Means "fierce, hot, passionate" in Sanskrit. This is a transcription of both the masculine form चण्ड and the feminine form चण्डा (an epithet of the Hindu goddess Durga).
CHANDANA   f   Indian, Kannada, Telugu, Hindi
Feminine form of CHANDAN.
CHANDRA   m & f   Hinduism, Bengali, Indian, Assamese, Hindi, Marathi, Telugu, Tamil, Kannada, Nepali
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.
CHANDRAKANTA   f   Indian, Hindi
Feminine form of CHANDRAKANT.
CHETANA   f   Indian, Marathi, Hindi
Feminine form of CHETAN.
DARSHANA   f   Indian, Marathi
Feminine form of DARSHAN.
DEEPA   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Punjabi, Bengali, Malayalam, Tamil
Variant transcription of DIPA.
DEEPALI   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi
Variant transcription of DIPALI.
DEEPIKA   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Kannada, Malayalam, Tamil, Telugu
Variant transcription of DIPIKA.
DEEPTI   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Kannada
Variant transcription of DIPTI.
DEVI   f   Hinduism, Indian, Hindi, Tamil
Derived from Sanskrit देवी (devi) meaning "goddess". Devi is the Hindu mother goddess who manifests herself as all other goddesses.
DEVIKA   f   Indian, Hindi
Means "little goddess" from Sanskrit देवी (devi) meaning "goddess" and (ka) meaning "little".
DIKSHA   f   Indian, Hindi
Means "preparation for a religious ceremony" in Sanskrit.
DIPA   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Punjabi, Bengali, Malayalam, Tamil
Means "light, lamp" in Sanskrit.
DIPALI   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi
Means "row of lamps" in Sanskrit.
DIPIKA   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Kannada, Malayalam, Tamil, Telugu
Feminine form of DIPAKA.
DIPTI   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Kannada
Means "brightness, light" in Sanskrit.
DISHA   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi
Means "region, direction" in Sanskrit.
DIVYA   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Kannada, Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam
Means "divine, heavenly" in Sanskrit.
DIYA (1)   f   Indian, Hindi
Means "lamp, light" in Hindi.
DRISHTI   f   Indian, Hindi
Means "sight" in Sanskrit.
DURGA   f & m   Hinduism, Indian, Hindi, Telugu, Tamil
Means "unattainable" in Sanskrit. Durga is a Hindu warrior goddess, the fierce, twelve-armed, three-eyed form of the wife of Shiva. She is considered an incarnation of Parvati.
ESHA   f   Indian, Hindi
Means "desire, wish" in Sanskrit.
EZHIL   m & f   Tamil
Means "beauty" in Tamil.
FAHMIDA   f   Urdu
Urdu feminine form of FAHIM.
FAREEHA   f   Arabic, Urdu
Variant transcription of FARIHA.
FARHANA   f   Arabic, Bengali
Feminine form of FARHAN.
FARIHA   f   Arabic, Urdu
Means "happy" in Arabic.
GARGI   f   Hinduism, Indian, Hindi, Bengali
Meaning unknown. This was the name of a 7th-century BC Indian philosopher who appears in the Upanishads, which are parts of Hindu scripture.
GAURI   f   Hinduism, Indian, Hindi, Marathi
Means "white" in Sanskrit. This is a Hindu goddess, another name of the wife of Shiva, so named because of her fair complexion.
GAYATHRI   f   Tamil, Indian, Kannada, Malayalam, Telugu
South Indian variant of GAYATRI.
GAYATRI   f   Hinduism, Indian, Marathi, Hindi
From Sanskrit गायत्र (gayatra) which refers to a type of song or hymn with a particular meter. It is also the name of a Hindu goddess who is a personification of this song.
GITA   f   Indian, Hindi
Means "song" in Sanskrit. The word appears in the name of the 'Bhagavad Gita', a sacred text of Hinduism (meaning "divine song").
GOWRI   f   Tamil, Indian, Kannada
South Indian form of GAURI.
GRISHMA   f   Indian, Marathi
Means "summer" in Sanskrit.
GUL   m & f   Urdu, Pashto
Means "flower, rose" in Urdu and Pashto, ultimately from Persian.
GULBADAN   f   Urdu (Rare)
Means "having a body like a rose" in Persian. This was the name of a daughter of the Mughal emperor Babur.
GULBAHAR   f & m   Urdu
Urdu form of GOLBAHAR.
GULNAZ   f   Kazakh, Georgian, Urdu
Kazakh, Georgian and Urdu form of GOLNAZ.
GULRUKH   f   Urdu
Means "rose faced" in Persian. This was the name of a wife of the Mughal emperor Babur.
GULZAR   m & f   Urdu
Urdu form of GOLZAR.
GURDEEP   m & f   Indian (Sikh)
From Sanskrit गुरु (guru) meaning "teacher, guru" and दीप (dipa) meaning "lamp, light".
GURMEET   m & f   Indian (Sikh)
From Sanskrit गुरु (guru) meaning "teacher, guru" and मित्र (mitra) meaning "friend".
HARSHADA   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi
Feminine form of HARSHAD.
HEMA   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Tamil, Kannada
Means "golden" in Sanskrit.
HUMAIRA   f   Arabic, Urdu
Variant transcription of HUMAYRA.
ILA   f   Indian, Hindi
Means "earth" or "speech" in Sanskrit.
INDERJEET   m & f   Indian (Sikh)
Variant transcription of INDERJIT.
INDERJIT   m & f   Indian (Sikh)
Variant of INDRAJIT used by Sikhs.
INDERPAL   m & f   Indian (Sikh)
Means "protector of Indra" from the name of the god INDRA combined with Sanskrit पाल (pala) meaning "protector".
INDIRA   f   Hinduism, Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Kannada, Tamil
Means "beauty" in Sanskrit. This is another name of Lakshmi, the wife of the Hindu god Vishnu. A notable bearer was India's first female prime minister, Indira Gandhi (1917-1984).
INDRANI   f   Hinduism, Bengali, Indian, Hindi
Means "queen of INDRA" in Sanskrit. This is a Hindu goddess of jealousy and beauty, a wife of Indra.
INDU   f   Indian, Hindi
Means "bright drop" in Sanskrit. This is a name for the moon.
INDUMATHI   f   Tamil
From Sanskrit इन्दुमत् (indumat) meaning "full moon".
ISHA   f & m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Hinduism
Means "master, lord" in Sanskrit. This is a transcription of both the feminine form ईशा and the masculine form ईश (an epithet of the Hindu god Shiva). It is also the name of one of the Upanishads, which are parts of Hindu scripture.
ISHANI   f   Indian, Hindi
Means "ruling, possessing" in Sanskrit.
ISHITA   f   Indian, Hindi
Means "supremacy" in Sanskrit.
JASVINDER   m & f   Indian (Sikh)
Variant transcription of JASWINDER.
JASWINDER   m & f   Indian (Sikh)
From Sanskrit यशस् (yashas) meaning "fame, praise, glory" combined with the name of the Hindu god INDRA.
JAYA   f & m   Hinduism, Tamil, Indian, Telugu, Hindi, Marathi
Derived from Sanskrit जय (jaya) meaning "victory". This is a transcription of both the feminine form जया (an epithet of the Hindu goddess Durga) and the masculine form जय (borne by several characters in Hindu texts). As a modern personal name, this transcription is both feminine and masculine in southern India, but typically only feminine in the north.
JAYANTHI   f   Tamil, Indian, Kannada
Southern Indian form of JAYANTI.
JAYANTI   f   Hinduism, Indian, Hindi
Feminine form of JAYANTA. This is another name of the Hindu goddess Durga.
JAYASHRI   f   Indian, Marathi
Means "goddess of victory" in Sanskrit.
JOTHI   f & m   Tamil
Tamil form of JYOTI.
JYOTHI   f & m   Indian, Telugu, Malayalam
Telugu and Malayalam form of JYOTI.
JYOTI   f & m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Bengali, Assamese, Nepali
Derived from Sanskrit ज्योतिस् (jyotis) meaning "light". This is a transcription of both the feminine form ज्योती and the masculine form ज्योति.
JYOTSANA   f   Indian, Hindi
Variant of JYOTSNA.
JYOTSNA   f   Indian, Hindi
Means "moonlight" in Sanskrit.
KAJAL   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi
Means "kohl, collyrium, lotion for the eyes" in Sanskrit.
KALA (1)   f   Tamil
Means "art form, virtue" in Sanskrit.
KALI   f & m   Hinduism, Bengali, Tamil
Means "the black one" in Sanskrit. The Hindu goddess Kali is the fierce destructive form of the wife of Shiva. She is usually depicted with black skin and four arms, holding a severed head and brandishing a sword. As a personal name, it is generally masculine in India.
KALPANA   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Tamil, Kannada, Telugu, Nepali
Means "imagining, fantasy" in Sanskrit.
KALYANI   f   Hinduism, Indian, Telugu, Marathi, Hindi
Means "beautiful, lovely, auspicious" in Sanskrit. In the Hindu epic the 'Mahabharata' this is the name of one of the Krittikas, or Pleiades. It is also another name of the Hindu goddess Parvati.
KAMAKSHI   f   Hinduism, Indian, Hindi
From Sanskrit काम (kama) meaning "love, desire" and अक्षि (akshi) meaning "eye". This is the name of a Hindu fertility goddess. She is considered to be an incarnation of Parvati.
KAMALA   f & m   Hinduism, Tamil, Indian, Kannada, Telugu, Hindi, Nepali
Means "lotus" or "pale red" in Sanskrit. This is a transcription of both the feminine form कमला and the masculine form कमल. This is the name of one of the Krittikas, or Pleiades, in Hindu epic the 'Mahabharata'. It is also another name of the Hindu goddess Lakshmi.
KAMATCHI   f   Tamil
Tamil form of KAMAKSHI.
KAMINI   f   Indian, Hindi
Means "desirable" in Sanskrit.
KANCHANA   f   Tamil
Means "golden" in Sanskrit.
KANTA   f & m   Indian, Hindi, Bengali
Means "desired, beautiful" in Sanskrit. This is a transcription of both the feminine form कान्ता and the masculine form कान्त.
KANTI   f & m   Hinduism, Indian, Hindi, Bengali
Means "beauty" in Sanskrit. This is a transcription of both the feminine form कान्ती (another name of the Hindu goddess Lakshmi) and the masculine form कान्ति.
KARISHMA   f   Indian, Hindi
Means "miracle" in Hindi.
KARTHIKA   f   Tamil, Indian, Malayalam
Southern Indian feminine form of KARTIK.
KASHI   f   Indian, Hindi
From the name of a holy city in India, famous for its many temples dedicated to the Hindu god Shiva. Its name is derived from Sanskrit काशि (kashi) meaning "shining".
KASI   f   Indian, Telugu, Tamil
Southern Indian form of KASHI.
KAUR   f   Indian (Sikh)
Means "princess", ultimately from Sanskrit कुमारी (kumari) meaning "girl". This surname was assigned to all female Sikhs in 1699 by Guru Gobind Singh. It is now used as a surname or a middle name by most female Sikhs. The male equivalent is Singh.
KAVERI   f   Indian, Hindi
From the name of the Kaveri River in southern India.
KAVITA   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi
Means "poem" in Sanskrit.
KAVITHA   f   Indian, Telugu, Tamil, Kannada
South Indian form of KAVITA.
KHURSHID   m & f   Persian, Urdu, Persian Mythology
Modern Persian form of Avestan Hvare Khshaeta meaning "shining sun". In Zoroastrianism this was the name of a Yazata (or angel) who was associated with the sun.
KHUSHI   f   Indian, Hindi
Means "happiness" in Hindi, ultimately from Persian خوشی (khushi).
KIRAN   f & m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Kannada, Telugu, Malayalam, Tamil, Gujarati, Nepali, Urdu
Derived from Sanskrit किरण (kirana) which can mean "dust" or "thread" or "sunbeam".
KIRTIDA   f   Indian, Hindi
Means "one who bestows fame" in Sanskrit.
KISHORI   f   Indian, Marathi
Feminine form of KISHOR.
KSHITIJA   f   Indian, Marathi, Hindi
Feminine form of KSHITIJ.
KUMARI   f   Hinduism, Indian, Hindi, Telugu
Feminine form of KUMARA. In the Hindu epic the 'Mahabharata' Kumari is the wife of the warrior Bhima. This is also another name of the Hindu goddess Durga.
LABONI   f   Bengali
From Sanskrit लावण्य (lavanya) meaning "beauty, loveliness, charm".
LAKSHMI   f & m   Hinduism, Indian, Telugu, Kannada, Tamil, Malayalam, Marathi, Hindi
Means "sign, mark" in Sanskrit. This is the name of the Hindu goddess of prosperity, good luck, and beauty. She is the wife of Vishnu and her symbol is the lotus flower, with which she is often depicted.
LALITA   f   Hinduism, Indian, Hindi, Marathi
Means "playful, charming, desirable" in Sanskrit. In Hindu belief this is the name of one of the playmates of the young Krishna. It is also another name of the goddess Parvati.
LALITHA   f   Tamil, Indian, Malayalam, Telugu
Southern Indian form of LALITA.
LATA   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi
Means "vine, creeping plant" in Sanskrit.
LAVANYA   f   Indian, Hindi, Telugu, Tamil
Means "beauty, grace" in Sanskrit.
LAXMI   f & m   Indian, Telugu, Marathi, Hindi, Nepali
Variant transcription of LAKSHMI.
LEELA   f   Indian, Hindi, Telugu, Kannada, Tamil, Malayalam
Variant transcription of LILA (1).
LILA (1)   f   Indian, Hindi
Means "play, amusement" in Sanskrit.
LILAVATI   f   Indian, Hindi (Rare)
Means "amusing, charming, graceful" in Sanskrit. The 12th-century mathematician Bhaskara named one of his systems of mathematics after his daughter Lilavati. This was also the name of a 13th-century queen of Sri Lanka.
LINA (3)   f   Indian, Hindi
Means "absorbed, united" in Sanskrit.
LOCHANA   f   Indian, Hindi
Feminine form of LOCHAN.
LUCKY   m & f   English, Indian, Hindi
From a nickname given to a lucky person. It is also sometimes used as a diminutive of LUKE.
MADHAVI   f   Hinduism, Indian, Telugu, Marathi, Hindi
Feminine form of MADHAVA. This is another name of the Hindu goddess Lakshmi.
MADHU   f & m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Tamil, Malayalam, Kannada, Telugu
From Sanskrit मधु (madhu) meaning "sweet, honey". This is another name of Chaitra, the first month of the Hindu year (which occurs in March and April).
MADHUR   m & f   Indian, Hindi
Means "sweet" in Sanskrit.
MADHURI   f   Indian, Marathi, Hindi, Telugu, Malayalam, Kannada
Means "sweetness" in Sanskrit.
MALA   f   Indian, Hindi
Means "necklace" in Sanskrit.
MALATI   f   Indian, Hindi
Means "jasmine" in Sanskrit.
MALINI   f   Indian, Hindi
Means "fragrant" in Sanskrit.
MANDEEP   m & f   Indian (Sikh)
From Sanskrit मनस् (manas) meaning "mind, intellect, spirit" and दीप (dipa) meaning "lamp, light".
MANINDER   m & f   Indian (Sikh)
From Sanskrit मनस् (manas) meaning "mind, intellect, spirit" combined with the name of the Hindu god INDRA.
MANISHA   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Nepali
Feminine form of MANISH.
MANJEET   m & f   Indian (Sikh)
From Sanskrit मनस् (manas) meaning "mind, intellect, spirit" and जिति (jiti) meaning "victory, conquering".
MANJU   f   Indian, Hindi, Malayalam, Telugu
Means "lovely, beautiful" in Sanskrit.
MANJULA   f   Indian, Hindi, Telugu, Malayalam
Means "pleasing, beautiful" in Sanskrit.
MANJUSHA   f   Indian, Marathi, Hindi
Means "small box, small chest" in Sanskrit.
MAYA (1)   f   Hinduism, Indian, Hindi, Marathi
Means "illusion" in Sanskrit. In Buddhist tradition this is the name of the mother of Siddhartha Gautama (the Buddha). This is also another name of the Hindu goddess Durga.
MEENA   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Tamil
Variant transcription of MINA (2).
MEERA   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Malayalam, Tamil, Kannada
Variant transcription of MIRA (1).
MINA (2)   f   Hinduism, Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Tamil
Means "fish" in Sanskrit. This is the name of the daughter of the Hindu goddess Ushas as well as the daughter of the god Kubera.
MINAKSHI   f   Hinduism, Indian, Hindi
From Sanskrit मीन (mina) meaning "fish" and अक्षि (akshi) meaning "eye". This is another name of the Hindu goddess Parvati.
MINALI   f   Indian, Hindi
Means "fish catcher" in Sanskrit.
MIRA (1)   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Malayalam, Tamil, Kannada
Means "sea, ocean" in Sanskrit. This was the name of a 16th-century Indian princess who devoted her life to the god Krishna.
MITRA (1)   m & f   Hinduism, Indian, Hindi
Means "friend" in Sanskrit, a cognate of MITHRA. This is a transcription of both the feminine form मित्रा and the masculine form मित्र, which is the name of a Hindu god of friendship and contracts who appears in the Rigveda.
MOHINI   f   Hinduism, Indian, Hindi, Marathi
Means "infatuating" in Sanskrit. This was the name adopted by the Hindu god Vishnu when he took the form of a woman.
MRIDULA   f   Indian, Hindi
Means "soft" in Sanskrit.
MUKTA   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi
Means "liberated, set free" in Sanskrit.
NALINI   f   Indian, Kannada, Malayalam, Tamil, Hindi
Means "lotus" in Sanskrit.
NAMRATA   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Malayalam, Nepali
Means "bowing, humility" in Sanskrit.
NANDITA   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi
From Sanskrit नन्द (nanda) meaning "joy".
NARINDER   m & f   Indian (Sikh)
Variant of NARENDRA used by Sikhs.
NASEEM   m & f   Arabic, Urdu
Variant transcription of NASIM.
NASIM   m & f   Arabic, Urdu
Means "breeze" in Arabic.
NASRIN   f   Persian, Bengali
Means "wild rose" in Persian.
NAVDEEP   m & f   Indian (Sikh)
From Sanskrit नव (nava) meaning "new, fresh" and दीप (dipa) meaning "lamp, light".
NAVNEET   m & f   Indian (Sikh)
From Sanskrit नव (nava) meaning "new, fresh" and नित्य (nitya) meaning "eternal".
NEELA   f   Tamil, Indian, Hindi
Variant transcription of NILA.
NEELAM   f & m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi
Variant transcription of NILAM.
NEELIMA   f   Indian, Marathi, Hindi, Telugu
Variant transcription of NILIMA.
NEHA   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Malayalam, Kannada, Punjabi, Gujarati, Bengali, Telugu
Possibly from Sanskrit स्नेह (sneha) meaning "love, tenderness".
NIDA   f   Arabic, Urdu
Means "call, proclaim" in Arabic.
NIKETA   f   Indian, Marathi, Hindi
Variant of NIKITA (2).
NIKHILA   f   Indian, Telugu, Hindi
Feminine form of NIKHIL.
NIKITA (2)   f   Indian, Marathi, Hindi
Derived from Sanskrit निकेत (niketa) meaning "house, habitation".
NILA   f   Tamil, Indian, Hindi
Means "dark blue" in Sanskrit.
NILAM   f & m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi
Means "dark blue, sapphire" in Sanskrit.
NILIMA   f   Indian, Marathi, Hindi, Telugu
Means "dark blue" in Sanskrit.
NILOFAR   f   Indian (Muslim)
Indian form of NILOOFAR.
NILOFER   f   Indian (Muslim)
Indian form of NILOOFAR.
NIRUPAMA   f   Indian, Hindi, Kannada
Means "unequaled, matchless" in Sanskrit.
NISHA   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Kannada, Malayalam, Tamil, Telugu, Gujarati, Bengali, Nepali
Means "night" in Sanskrit.
NISHAT   m & f   Arabic, Bengali
Means "energetic, lively" in Arabic.
NITHYA   f   Tamil, Indian, Kannada, Telugu, Malayalam
Southern Indian form of NITYA.
NITIKA   f   Indian, Hindi
From Sanskrit नीति (niti) meaning "guidance, moral conduct".
NITYA   f & m   Indian, Hindi
Means "always, eternal" in Sanskrit. This is a transcription of both the feminine form नित्या (an epithet of the Hindu goddess Durga) and the masculine form नित्य.
NOOR (1)   f & m   Arabic, Urdu
Variant transcription of NUR.
NUR   f & m   Arabic, Turkish, Urdu, Uyghur, Indonesian, Malay
Means "light" in Arabic. In Islamic tradition النور (al-Nur) is one of the 99 names of Allah.
PADMA   f & m   Hinduism, Indian, Hindi, Tamil, Kannada, Telugu
Means "lotus" in Sanskrit. This is a transcription of both the feminine form पद्मा and the masculine form पद्म. According to Hindu tradition a lotus holding the god Brahma arose from the navel of the god Vishnu. The name Padma is used in Hindu texts to refer to several characters, including the goddess Lakshmi and the hero Rama.
PADMINI   f   Indian, Kannada, Tamil, Telugu
Means "a multitude of lotuses", a derivative of Sanskrit पद्म (padma) meaning "lotus".
PALLABI   f   Bengali
Bengali feminine form of PALLAV.
PALLAVI   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Kannada, Telugu, Tamil
Feminine form of PALLAV.
PARMINDER   m & f   Indian (Sikh)
From Sanskrit परम (parama) meaning "highest, best" combined with the name of the Hindu god INDRA.
PARVATI   f   Hinduism, Indian, Hindi
Means "of the mountains" in Sanskrit. Parvati is a Hindu goddess of love and power, the wife of Shiva and the mother of Ganesha.
POOJA   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Gujarati, Bengali, Punjabi, Telugu, Malayalam, Tamil, Kannada, Nepali
Variant transcription of PUJA.
POORNIMA   f   Tamil, Indian, Kannada, Hindi, Marathi
Variant transcription of PURNIMA.
PRACHI   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Gujarati
From Sanskrit प्राच्य (prachya) meaning "eastern, ancient".
PRATIBHA   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi
Means "light, splendour, intelligence" in Sanskrit.
PRATIMA   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi
Means "image, likeness, reflection" in Sanskrit.
PRAVEENA   f   Tamil, Indian, Telugu, Malayalam, Kannada, Marathi
Variant transcription of PRAVINA.
PRAVINA   f   Indian, Marathi, Tamil
Feminine form of PRAVIN.
PREETHI   f   Indian, Kannada, Tamil
South Indian form of PRITI.
PREETI   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Gujarati
Variant transcription of PRITI.
PREMA   f   Tamil, Indian, Kannada, Marathi, Hindi
Feminine form of PREM.
PRITHA   f   Hinduism, Bengali
Means "the palm of the hand" in Sanskrit. This is another name of the legendary Hindu figure Kunti.
PRITI   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Gujarati
Means "pleasure, joy, love" in Sanskrit.
PRIYA   f   Hinduism, Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam, Kannada, Bengali
Means "beloved" in Sanskrit. In Hindu legend this is the name of a daughter of King Daksha.
PRIYANKA   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Telugu, Tamil, Malayalam, Kannada, Bengali
From Sanskrit प्रियंकर (priyankara) meaning "agreeable, amiable".
PUJA   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Gujarati, Bengali, Punjabi, Telugu, Malayalam, Tamil, Kannada, Nepali
Means "honour, worship" in Sanskrit. This is the name of a Hindu ritual of reverence.
PUNITA   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi
Feminine form of PUNIT.
PURNIMA   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Bengali, Tamil, Kannada
Means "full moon" in Sanskrit.
PUSHPA   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Kannada, Tamil, Telugu, Nepali
Means "flower" in Sanskrit.
RACHANA   f   Indian, Marathi, Hindi, Gujarati, Nepali
Means "creation, preparation" in Sanskrit.
RACHNA   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi
Variant transcription of RACHANA.
RADHA   f & m   Hinduism, Indian, Telugu, Tamil, Kannada, Hindi, Marathi
Means "success" in Sanskrit. This is the name of the favourite consort of the Hindu god Krishna.
RAJANI   f   Hinduism, Indian, Telugu, Kannada, Marathi, Hindi, Nepali
Means "the dark one" in Sanskrit. This is another name of the Hindu goddess Kali or Durga.
RAJINDER   m & f   Indian (Sikh)
Variant of RAJENDRA used by Sikhs.
RAJKUMARI   f   Indian, Hindi
Means "princess" in Sanskrit.
RAJNI   f   Indian, Hindi
Means "queen" in Sanskrit.
RAKHI   f   Indian, Hindi
From a word for a type of ritual wristband, ultimately from Sanskrit रक्षा (raksha).
RANI (1)   f   Indian, Telugu, Hindi, Marathi
Means "queen" in Sanskrit.
RASHMI   f & m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Kannada, Telugu, Tamil
Means "ray of sunlight" or "rope" in Sanskrit.
RATHNA   f & m   Tamil
Southern Indian variant of RATNA.
RATI   f   Hinduism, Indian, Hindi
Means "rest, pleasure" in Sanskrit. This is the name of the wife of the Hindu god of love Kama.
RATNA   f & m   Indian, Hindi, Telugu, Nepali, Indonesian
Derived from Sanskrit रत्न (ratna) meaning "jewel, treasure". This is a transcription of both the feminine form रत्ना and the masculine form रत्न.
RATNAM   m & f   Indian, Telugu
Southern Indian variant of RATNA.
RAVINDER   m & f   Indian (Sikh)
Variant of RAVINDRA used by Sikhs.
REENA   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi
Variant transcription of RINA (3).
RESHMI   f   Indian, Hindi, Bengali
Means "silk", from Hindi रेशम (Resham) and Bengali রেশম (Resham), ultimately of Persian origin.
REVA   f   Hinduism, Indian, Hindi
Means "one that moves" in Sanskrit. This is another name of the Hindu goddess Rati.
RICHA   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Malayalam, Bengali
Means "praise, verse, sacred text" in Sanskrit.
RINA (3)   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi
Possibly from Sanskrit रीण (rina) meaning "melted".
RITIKA   f   Indian, Hindi
Means either "movement, stream" or "brass" in Sanskrit.
RITU   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi
Means "season, period" in Sanskrit.
RIYA   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Bengali
Means "singer" in Sanskrit.
RIZWANA   f   Urdu, Arabic
Urdu form and variant Arabic transcription of RIDWANA.
ROSHAN   m & f   Persian, Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Nepali
Means "light, bright" in Persian.
ROSHNI   f   Indian, Marathi, Hindi
From Hindi and Marathi रौशनी (raushani) meaning "light, brightness", ultimately of Persian origin.
RUPA   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Bengali, Nepali
Means "shape, form" in Sanskrit.
RUPINDER   m & f   Indian (Sikh)
Means "greatest beauty" from Sanskrit रूप (rupa) meaning "beauty, form" combined with the name of the Hindu god INDRA, used here to mean "greatest".
SABEEN   f   Urdu
Possibly from Arabic meaning "follower of another religion", a name given to Muhammad and other Muslims by non-Muslim Arabs.
SADIA   f   Urdu, Bengali
Urdu and Bengali form of SA'DIA.
SAIRA   f   Urdu
Possibly means "traveller" in Arabic.
SAKSHI   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi
Means "witness" in Sanskrit.
SAMEERA (2)   f   Indian, Telugu, Marathi, Hindi
Variant transcription of SAMIRA (2).
SAMIRA (2)   f   Indian, Marathi, Hindi, Telugu
Feminine form of SAMIR (2).
SANDHYA   f   Hinduism, Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Telugu, Tamil, Kannada, Malayalam
Means "twilight" in Sanskrit. This is the name of the daughter of the Hindu god Brahma.
SANJANA   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi
Means "uniting, joining" in Sanskrit.
SARALA   f   Tamil, Indian, Telugu, Kannada
Feminine form of SARAL.
SARASWATI   f   Hinduism, Indian, Hindi, Marathi
Means "possessing water" from Sanskrit सरस् (saras) meaning "fluid, water, lake" and वती (vati) meaning "having". This is the name of a Hindu river goddess, also associated with learning and the arts, who is the wife of Brahma.
SARIKA   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi
From a Sanskrit word referring to a type of thrush (species Turdus salica) or myna bird (species Gracula religiosa).
SARITA (2)   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Nepali
Means "flowing" in Sanskrit.
SASHI   m & f   Indian, Kannada
Variant transcription of SHASHI.
SAVITRI   f   Hinduism, Indian, Hindi, Marathi
Means "relating to the sun" in Sanskrit. This is the name of a hymn dedicated to Savitr, a Hindu sun god, and it is also the name of his daughter. It is borne by several other characters in Hindu epics, including a wife of Brahma, a wife of Shiva, and a daughter of Daksha. In the Hindu epic the 'Mahabharata' it is borne by King Satyavan's wife, who successfully pleas with Yama, the god of death, to restore her husband to life.
SEEMA   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi
Variant transcription of SIMA (2).
SEETA   f   Indian, Hindi
Variant transcription of SITA.
SEETHA   f   Tamil
Tamil form of SITA. The name of the mythological figures is சீதை, while சீதா is the spelling used for people.
SHABNAM   f   Persian, Urdu
Means "dew" in Persian and Urdu.
SHAHNAZ   f & m   Persian, Arabic, Urdu
Means "pride of the king" from the Persian elements شاه (shah) "king" and ناز (naz) "pride".
SHAILAJA   f   Hinduism, Indian, Telugu
Means "daughter of the mountain" in Sanskrit, from शैल (shaila) meaning "mountain" and (ja) meaning "born". This is another name of the Hindu goddess Parvati.
SHAKTI   f & m   Hinduism, Indian, Hindi
Means "power" in Sanskrit. In Hinduism a shakti is the female counterpart of a god. The name Shakti is used in particular to refer to the female counterpart of Shiva, also known as Parvati among many other names.
SHAKUNTALA   f   Hinduism, Indian, Hindi, Marathi
Derived from Sanskrit शकुन्त (shakunta) meaning "bird". This is the name of a character in Hindu legend, her story adapted by Kalidasa for the 5th-century play 'Abhijnanashakuntalam'. It tells how Shakuntala, who was raised in the forest by birds, meets and marries the king Dushyanta. After a curse is laid upon them Dushyanta loses his memory and they are separated, but eventually the curse is broken after the king sees the signet ring he gave her.
SHANTA   f   Hinduism, Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Nepali
Means "pacified, calm" in Sanskrit. In the Hindu epic the 'Ramayana' this is the name of a daughter of King Dasharatha.
SHANTHI   f   Tamil, Indian, Malayalam, Kannada
Southern Indian form of SHANTI.
SHANTI   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Nepali
Means "quiet, peace, tranquility" in Sanskrit.
SHARMILA   f   Tamil, Indian, Marathi
Means "protection, comfort, joy" in Sanskrit.
SHASHI   m & f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Bengali, Kannada, Telugu
Traditional name for the moon, it literally means "having a hare" in Sanskrit. This is a transcription of both the masculine form शशि and the feminine form शशी.
SHEELA   f   Indian, Marathi, Kannada, Hindi, Tamil
Variant transcription of SHILA.
SHIKHA   f   Indian, Hindi
Means "crest, peak" in Sanskrit.
SHILA   f   Indian, Marathi
Derived from Sanskrit शील (shila) meaning "conduct, disposition, character".
SHIVALI   f   Hinduism, Indian, Hindi
Means "beloved of SHIVA (1)" in Sanskrit. This is another name of the Hindu goddess Parvati.
SHOBHA   f   Indian, Kannada, Hindi, Marathi
Derived from Sanskrit शोभा (shobha) meaning "brilliance".
SHREYA   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Bengali, Gujarati
Means "superior, best" in Sanskrit.
SHWETA   f   Indian, Marathi, Hindi, Gujarati
Means "white" in Sanskrit.
SHYAMA   m & f   Hinduism, Indian, Hindi
Derived from Sanskrit श्याम (shyama) meaning "dark, black, blue". This is a transcription of the masculine form श्याम, which is another name of the Hindu god Krishna, as well as the feminine form श्यामा, one of the many names of the wife of the god Shiva. It is also the name of a Jain goddess.
SHYAMALA   f   Tamil, Indian, Telugu, Marathi
Feminine form of SHYAMAL.
SIDDHI   f   Indian, Marathi
Means "accomplishment, success, attainment" in Sanskrit, referring to spiritual or psychic powers attained through meditation or yoga.
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