Nidra निद्रा

  • Suitable for Girl
  • Unique name
  • Easy to pronounce
  • 2 syllables and 5 letters
  • pronounced as nidrA
  • Hindi (Sanskrit) निद्रा

Nidra meaning: Sleepiness

Nidra name meaning

Literal meaning of Nidra:

Ancient name of Sanskrit origin Nidra (निद्रा) literally means sleep. Nidra also refers to sleepiness, drowsiness, sloth or slumber.

Intended meaning of Nidra:

Nidra founds reference in Riga Veda (ऋग् वेद), Kavya and Mahabharata where this name refers to sleep, sleepiness, slumber or sloth.
Nidra also found to be referred in Naishadh-Charita (नैषध-चरित) and Shatpath-Brahman (शतपथ-ब्राह्मण) where Nidra denotes to fall asleep. This name also founds mention in the ancient Epic Upnishad (उपनिषद्) where Nidra is used for a mystic letter Bh (भ्).
Nidra founds to be mentioned in Shangdhar-Padhati (शार्ङ्गधर-पद्धति) where this Nidra denotes the budding state of a flower.

Popularity of Nidra

US Popularity Trend for Nidra

Nidra is a bit popular name in the USA. As it is shown in the graph here Nidra was used by 1978 to 1984 by some 5 -15 people per year as the name of their children. Nidra is not a popular name in India.

In our opinion, Nidra is a short name. But meaning is not good as name for the baby.

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More about Nidra

  • ●Nidra is a 2012 Malayalam romantic thriller film.
  • Nidra Poller is an American writer and translator.

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