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Nanda

Meaning, origin, and popularity of the name Nanda

Nanda

Joy

A name of the foster father of Krishna, also a byname of Vishnu. It is associated with the brother of Budda and was used by historical dynasty kings. 

Meaning:

Joy, son

Origin:

Sanskrit

Gender:

For a girl

Popularity:

Not in the U.S. top 1,000 names

More about the name Nanda

Variations & similar names, nicknames, middle names and famous bearers for the name Nanda

 

Variations & Similar Names

Nada, Naida, Nana, Nanon, Narda, Nava, Nedda

Nicknames

Short and sweet as is

Middle Names

Bailey, Bellamy, Josephine, Linley, Olivia

Famous Bearers

Nanda (Indian actress)

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