Indian Baby Names – Girls

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Indian Baby Names – Girls

A-G

H-L

Aditi(Hin) – goddess
Adya – born on sunday
Ahimsa(Hin) – non-violence
Ajaya(Hin) – invincible, intoxicating
Alka(Hin) – girl between 8 &18 years old; girl with long hair
Ambar(Hin) – sky, horizon
Ambika(Hin) – name for goddess, Sakti, of power and destruction
Amma – a mother goddess(others: Mata, Amba, Mahamba, Bimba, El+ma)
Amritha(Hin) – name of a god
Anala(Hin) – fire – Agni
Ananda(Hin) – bliss
Anila(Hin) – wind god
Anusha(Hin) – name of a god; also one of the 27 stars in Hindu Astrology
Arhana(Hin) – worship
Arpana(Hin) – a present, dedication
Aruna(Hin) – radiance; name of god
Asoka(Hin) – non-sorrow flower
Asvina(Hin) – born during lunar month corresponding to Libra
Avasa(Hin) – independent

B

Baka(Hin) – crane(longevity)
Bakula(Hin) – a mythological plant
Bela(Hin) – jasmine flower or violin
Bharati(Hin) – India
Bhavna(Hin) – wish, fancy, desire

C

Chaitra(Hin) – lunar month corresponding to Aries
Chandi(Hin) – angry(name for goddess, Sakti) – Chanda
Chandra(Hin) – moon, or moon god
Changla(Hin) – active girl
Channa – chickpea
Chitra(Hin) – name of god; also star in astrology
Corona(Hin) – politeness, kindness

Daru(Hin) – pine, or cedar
Deepa(Hin) – name of god; lamp
Deva(San) – divine
Devaki – black
Devi(DAY-vee)(Hin) – name for Sakti, goddess of destruction
Divya(Hin) – divine, heavenly Divia
Drisiana(San) – daughter of the sun Drisa
Durva(Hin) durva grass

E

Ellama(Hin) – mother goddess

G

Ganesa(guh-NAY-shuh)(Hin) – gd of good luck and wisdom
Ganga(Hin) – holy river Ganges
Garuda(Hin) – sun-bird that god Vishnu rides
Gauri(GO-ree)(Hin) – yellow or fair
Geetha(Hin) – song; especially Hindu lyric Bhagarat Geetha
Girisa(gee-REE-shah)(Hin) – mountain lord; name for god, Shiva
Guri(Hin) – goddess of abundance

Hanita(Hin) – divine grace
Hara(HAH-rah)(Hin) – seizer, name for Siva, the destroyer
Hema(Hin) – name of a god, daughter of the mountains

I

Indi(Hin) – Indian
Indra(Hin) – god of power

J

Jambu(Hin) – rose apple tree
Jarita(Hin) legendary bird mother
Jaya(Hin) name of a god; victory
Jayne(JIN)(Hin) – victorious
Jivanta – to give life
Jyotis – sun’s light

K

Kala(Hin) – black; time; name for god Siva
Kali(San) – energy; black goddess; mother of god Sakti
Kalinda(Hin) – sun; from mythical Kalinda mountains
Kamala(Hin) – lotus
Kantha(Hin) – wife
Kanya(Hin) – the virgin; another name for goddess, Sakti
Kapila(Hin) – ancient Hindu prophet
Karka(Hin) – the crab(born during zodiacal month Cancer)
Karma – action; destiny
Kasi(Hin) – one of seven holy Hindu cities
Kaveri(Hin) – one of the seven sacred rivers of India
Kavindra(Hin) – mighty poet – Kawindra
Kerani(Todas) – sacred bells
Kesava(Hin) – having fine hair
Kiran(Hin) – ray
Kirsi(Todas) – amaranth – Kiri
Klesa(Hin) – pain (given to ward off evil spirits)
Kona(Hin) – born under Capricorn
Kumuda(Hin) – lotus
Kurma(Hin) – tortoise; name for god Vishnu
Kusa(Hin) – sacred kusa grass

L

Lajila – shy, coy
Lakini(Hin) – name of a god
Lakshami(Hin) – goddess of good fortune
Lakya – born on Thursday
Lalasa(Hin) – love
Lalita(Hin) – name for goddess Sakti
Latika(Hin) – name of a god; a small creeper
Leya(Tamil) – constellation Leo
Lila(Hin) – free will of God
Lota(Hin) – portable drinking cup

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