Kaliya कालिय

  • Suitable for Boy
  • Unique name
  • Easy to pronounce
  • 3 syllables and 6 letters
  • pronounced as kAlIya
  • Hindi (Sanskrit) कालिय

Kaliya meaning: Time

Kaliya name meaning

Literal meaning of Kaliya:

Kaliya is a word popularly used among Hindus as a masculine name. The literal meaning of Kaliya (कालिय) is "dark kind of sandal-wood and of time or of death".

Intended meaning of Kaliya:

Kaliya finds reference in Sushruta (सुश्रुत) where this word refers to a dark kind of sandal-wood. Mention of the Sanskrit name Kaliya is found in Mahadevi Bhagavata in which this word refers to a 1000 headed serpent son of Kasyapa and Kadru who was killed by Krishna. Kaliya, in Hindu traditions, was the name of a poisonous Naga living in the Yamuna River, in Vrindavan.

Popularity of Kaliya

US Popularity Trend for Kaliya

As you can see from the graph, Kaliya has always been a popular name amongst the people in USA According to the data gathered from social networking sites, this name is not quite popular. Here it is used by 24 people as the name of their children.

The Hindu baby name Kaliya is short and unique. Kaliya has a ok meaning attached to it. Kaliya also has a great sort of mythological significance attached to it.

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More about Kaliya

  • Kaliya, in Hindu traditions, was the name of a poisonous Naga living in the Yamuna River, in Vrindavan.
  • Kaliya Nayanar, is a Nayanar saint, venerated in the Hindu sect of Shaivism.
  • Kaliya Mardan is a 1919 Indian silent film.
  • Kaaliya Mardhanam is a 1982 Indian Malayalam film.

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