Nanda नन्द, नंद, नंदा

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  • 2 syllables and 5 letters
  • pronounced as nan-da
  • Hindi (Sanskrit) नन्द, नंद, नंदा

Nanda meaning: prosperity, happiness

Nanda name meaning

Literal meaning of Nanda:

Means "joy, prosperity, delight, happiness" in Sanskrit.
According to Purana, Nanda is a name of the foster-father of Krishna, as well as various other characters.
Nanda was also the name of a 4th-century BC king who founded a dynasty in Magadha in India.
This is a transcription of both the masculine form Nanda(नंद) and the feminine form Nanda(नंदा).
Nanda(नंदा) is a another name for Durga.
Nanda(नंद) is a name of Lord Ganesha as 'Ever Elated - As the abode of joy and bliss, He is always elated."
Nanda(नंद) is also a name of Lord Shiva as 'The Happy One - Lord Shiva, the Repository of wealth, is ever blissful.'
Also Nanda(नंद) is a name of Lord Vishnu as 'Free Worldly Pleasures - Being endowed with all perfections, He is free from worldly pleasures, and hence, rich in everything.'

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  • Nanda is an Indian film actress of Hindi films.
  • Prince Nanda, was the younger half-brother of the Buddha.
  • Nanda (Buddhist nun) was the half-sister of Siddhartha Gautama, who later became Gautama Buddha.
  • Nanda (mythology) : According to Puranas, Nanda () was head of a tribe of cowherds referred as Holy Gwals.
  • Nanda Bayin (or Nandabayin), was the king of the Taungoo Dynasty of Myanmar from 1581 to 1599. He succeeded his father Bayinnaung.
  • Nanda Devi is the second highest mountain in India.

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