Isha ईषा

  • Suitable for Girl
  • Easy to pronounce
  • 2 syllables and 4 letters
  • pronounced as ISA
  • Hindi (Sanskrit) ईषा

Isha meaning: The ruling goddess

Isha name meaning

Literal meaning of Isha:

Isha is the ancient Sanskrit girl name which literally means plank, board, particular measure, pole or shafts of a carriage or plough. Isha also means the lord or ruler and the ruling goddess.

Intended meaning of Isha:

Isha is referred in Rig Veda (ऋग् वेद) and Atharva Veda in which this word means the pole or shafts of a carriage or plough and the double or fork-shaped pole. Isha finds reference in Varaha Brhat Sanhita (बृहत् संहिता) with meaning a plank, board. Mention of the Sanskrit name Isha is found in Shulba Sutra (शुल्ब सूत्र) in which this word refers to a particular measure.
Isha is a name of the Goddess Durga.

Popularity of Isha

US Popularity Trend for Isha

As we can clearly see in the graph above Isha is a very popular name in the USA. Isha is in trend since 1880. Isha is used by 5 to 196 people per year as the name of their kids. Isha is a popular name in India, according to the social media profile count. Isha is used by more than 1912 people in India as the name of their kids.

The Hindu baby name Isha is short, sweet and common. It also has a nice meaning attached to it. It has mythological significance also.

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More about Isha

  • Isha Chawla is an Indian film actress, appearing primarily in Telugu films.
  • Isha Gramotsavam is a cultural festival held in the southern Indian state of Tamil Nadu.
  • Isha Talwar is an Indian film actress.
  • Isha Lakhani is a former Indian tennis player.
  • Isha Koppikar is an Indian actress and model.
  • Isha Sharvani is an Indian Contemporary dancer and actress.
  • Isha Vidhya is a non-profit organization founded in 2006 by Sadhguru Jaggi Vasudev.
  • The Isha Upanishad is one of the shortest Upanishads, embedded as the final chapter of the Shukla Yajurveda.
  • Isha Judd, is a writer and spiritual teacher that has gained popularity in Latin America.
  • Isha Mukesh Ambani is an Indian businesswoman.

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