Nili निली

  • Suitable for Girl
  • Unique name
  • Easy to pronounce
  • 2 syllables and 4 letters
  • pronounced as nilI
  • Hindi (Sanskrit) निली

Nili meaning: Indigo

Nili name meaning

Literal meaning of Nili:

Nili is an ancient Sanskrit word which literally means color Indigo. As per Sanskrit Nili is an indigo plant or Hornwort plant dye.

Intended meaning of Nili:

In Mahabharata, Nili was the 2nd wife of King Ajamidha and the mother of Dusyanta and Paramesthi. Also Nili means a Ragini, a river or a goddess as per reference in the Mhabharata.

Popularity of Nili

US Popularity Trend for Nili

Nili is a popular name in the USA as it is shown in the chart from a very long period of time. Nili is in trend since 1970 and till 2013 it is used by 5 - 12 people per year as the name of their children. Nili has become more popular since the year 2007. Nili is not a much popular name in India.

Nili is short, sweet and easy to pronounce name. But the meaning and mythological significance of name Nili don't find much.

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