Saumya सौम्या

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  • Unique name
  • 3 syllables and 6 letters
  • pronounced as saumyA
  • Hindi (Sanskrit) सौम्या

Saumya meaning: Pearl

Saumya name meaning

Literal meaning of Saumya:

Saumya (in Devanagari: सौम्या) is a Hindu girl name of Sanskrit origin, which literally means "pearl, related to the moon and calm, tranquil, beautiful, pleasing or gentle." Another meaning is naksatra mrgaziras (नक्षत्र मार्गशिरस).

Intended meaning of Saumya:

Saumya is referred in Lexicographers, esp. such as Amarasimha, Halayudha, Hemacandra in which this word means a pearl. Saumya finds reference in Harivansha (हरिवंश) in which Saumya is the name of the naksatra margashiras (नक्षत्र मृग-शिरस्). Saumya finds reference in Catalogue in which Saumya is the name of goddess Durga. Saumya finds reference in Horace H. Wilson in which Saumya is the name of the five stars in Orion's head. In Kannada Soumya means "The Regent of Mercury and the son of the Moon.

In Bengali Soumya (সৌম্য) means a mentally calm or placid or balanced; beautiful, majestic, dignified, unruffled.

Soumya is one of the nine regions of Bharatavarsha according to the Brahma Purana.

According to Hindu mythology Soumya is the daughter of Bhagvat Naresh, who is the king of Dravanya Dynasty.
Soumya is one of the Vasara (days of the week) Wednesday: Soumya Vasara

Popularity of Saumya

US Popularity Trend for Saumya

Name Saumya is quite popular in U.S, it was in 1997 name begun popularising and still it is popular as per we can clearly see in the graph above. In the social media network, the name Saumya is not commonly used. Here it is used by 379 people as the name of their children.

The Hindu baby name Saumya is unique. Name Saumya is with very good meaning attached to it. Name Saumya have mythological significance.

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More about Saumya

  • Saumya Tandon is an Indian actress. She co-hosted Zor Ka Jhatka: Total Wipeout with Shah Rukh Khan in 2011.
  • Soumya Seth is an Indian television actress. She is known for her role of female lead in the television series Navya.Naye Dhadkan Naye Sawaal on Star Plus.
  • Soumya Rai is a popular Nepali origin dancer of India.

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