Sanskrit name Chandralekha (Sanskrit चन्द्रलेखा) literally means digit of the moon. Chandralekha also denotes light of ray coming from moon.
Chandralekha founds mention in Ramayan (रामायण), Bhagvat Puran (भागवत पुराण) and Nalopakhyan (नलोपाख्यान) where Chandralekha denotes a digit of the moon.
Chandralekha is also found to be referred in Rajtarangini (राजतरंगिणी) in which Chandralekha is the name of a daughter of snake Sushruvas (नाग सु-श्रवस्). This name is also mentioned in Epics like Vikramaikdev-Charit (विक्रमाङ्कदेव-चरित) and Chaurpanchaashika (चौरपञ्चाशिका) as name of a princess.
Chandralekha is a somewhat popular name in India. Here Chandralekha is used by nearly 175 people as the name of their kids. Chandralekha is not a popular name in the USA.
Chandralekha is a unique name with a nice meaning attached to it.
Chandra चन्द्रा Lekha लेखा
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