Indian Girl Name - Nandini meaning, origin & History of Nandini

Nandini नन्‍दिनी nan-di/ni

Gender : Girl
Origin: Sanskrit

Short Meaning of Nandini


Meaning of Nandini

In Sanskrit, it means daughter. The root, nand, refers to delight, pleasure, enjoyment.

In Hindu mythology, Nandini ("the enjoying") is the name of a wish-granting cow, the child of Kamadhenu and rishi Vasistha.

Nandini .... daughter, one who brings joy.
Nandini is a another name of Goddess Durga.

Nandini was the Goddess Who was the Daughter of Nandagopa

Nakshatra for Nandini

Nandini is compatible for babies born in , , .

Rashi for Nandini

Nandini is compatible for babies born in .
Nickname nandu(नंदू )

More about Nandini

  • Nandini is also Bengali for beloved daughter and one of the 108 names for the Hindu Goddess, Ma Durga who is the wife of the God Shiva.
  • Nandini Bhaktavatsala is an Indian (Kannada) film actress who won the Indian National Award for Best Actress for her wonderful performance in the Kannada movie, Kaadu.
  • Dr. Nandini Nimbkar is an academic from India, and current President of the Nimbkar Agricultural Research Institute.

Nandini meaning is Daughter

  • Suitable for Girls
  • Modern Name
  • Unique Name
  • Goddess Durga Name
  • 4 syllables & 7 letters
  • Pronounced as nan-di/ni
  • Hindi (Sanskrit): नन्‍दिनी

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