Sanskrit unisex name Kesha (केश) literally means hair, tail, kind of perfume and mane. The name originates from the Sanskrit language but is more often used as a Bengali name.
Mention of Kesha (केश) is found in Atharva Veda (अथर्व वेद), Vajasaneyi Sanhita and Shatapatha Brahmana where this word refers to the hair of the head. Mention of Kesha is found in the Mahabharata (महाभारत) and Shakatayana in which Kesha means the mane.
Mention of the Sanskrit name Kesha is found in Lexicographers, esp. Such as Amarasimha, Halayudha, Hemacandra in which this word refers to a kind of perfume. Kesha finds reference in Romakasiddhanta (रोमकसिद्धान्त), it is a name of a locality. Kesha (केश) finds to be mentioned in Panini (पाणिनि) and Kashika Vrtti where Kesha is used for the tail.
As per USA popularity, Kesha is a quite popular name in the USA. Kesha has been popular since 1964 in the USA. As per social media profile counts, Kesha (also alternate spelling Keshaa) are not a popular name in India.
As far as we can tell, Kesha is short, sweet and unique name. Name Kesha is with ok meaning attached to it. Kesha has a good mythological background.
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