Pradnya प्रज्ञा

  • Suitable for Girl
  • 2 syllables and 7 letters
  • pronounced as prajJA
  • Hindi (Sanskrit) प्रज्ञा

Pradnya meaning: Discover

Pradnya name meaning

Literal meaning of Pradnya:

Pradnya is ancient Sanskrit name which literally means wisdom. Pradnya also refers to clever, prudent or intellectual.

Intended meaning of Pradnya:

Mention of Pradnya is found in various Epics of Hindu mythology like Mahabharata, Riga Veda, Shatpath-Brahman and Shankhayan-Shraut-Sutra.
Pradnya founds mention in Riga Veda where this word refers to understand, discern, discuss, know about, be acquainted with or distinguish. This name is also mentioned in the Mahabharata and Kavya with meanings like to perceive, learn, to find out or discover.
Pradnya is also found in Shatpath-Brahman (शतपथ-ब्राह्मण) and Shankhayan-Shraut-Sutra (शाङ्खायन-श्रौत-सूत्र) where Pradnya is used to denote wisdom, knowledge, intelligence, discrimination, judgement, design and device. Pradnya is name of goddess Sarasvati (सरस्वती) as the goddess of arts and eloquence.

Popularity of Pradnya

According to USA popularity, Pradnya is not a popular name in the USA. Pradnya is a very popular name in India. Pradnya is used by thousands of people in India as the name of their babies.

Pradnya is a short, sweet and all time popular name.

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