Karnika (कर्णिका) is ancient Sanskrit name which refers to something that is relating to ears. Karnika also refers to earrings.
Karnika founds to be referred in Epics like Panini (पाणिनि), Kathasaritsagar (कथासरित्सागर) and Dashkumar-Charit (दशकुमार-चरित) where Karnika means an ornament for the ear. This name also founds to be referred in Sushrut (सुश्रुत) with meanings like a round protuberance or a knot like tubercle.
Reference of Karnika is also found in the Mahabharata and Bhagvat Puran where Karnika is the pericarp of a lotus. Mention of Karnika is also found in Charak and Balramayana (बालरामायण) where Karnika refers to a center or central point.
Karnika is not a popular name in the USA as per USA popularity count. Karnika is not much popular name in India either.
Karnika is a sweet girl child name. Karnika has a nice meaning attached to it.
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