Gender Feminine & Masculine
Scripts कमला, कमल(Sanskrit) கமலா(Tamil) ಕಮಲಾ(Kannada) కమలా(Telugu) कमला(Hindi, Nepali)

Meaning & History

Means "lotus" or "pale red" in Sanskrit. In Sanskrit this is a transcription of both the feminine form कमला and the masculine form कमल, though in modern languages it is only a feminine form. This is the name of one of the Krittikas, or Pleiades, in the Hindu epic the Mahabharata. It is also another name of the Hindu goddess Lakshmi.

Related Names

Masculine FormsKamal(Tamil) Kamal(Kannada) Kamal(Telugu) Kamal(Hindi) Kamal(Nepali)
Other Languages & CulturesKamal(Bengali) Kamal(Gujarati) Kamal(Malayalam) Kamal(Marathi) Kamal(Punjabi)
Same SpellingKəmalə
User SubmissionKamala

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Entry updated April 23, 2024