Girl child name Sharada (Sanskrit शारदा) is another Devi Saraswati, name of Goddess of knowledge. Goddess Saraswati is also known as Goddess of language and white lotus is symbol of her .
Reference of Sharada is found in many Epics like Bhagvat-Puran, Shuksaptati-(शुकसप्तति) where this name as another name of Goddess Saraswati. Sharada is also known to be a form of Goddess Durga as described in Bhagvat-Puran.
Sharada also founds reference in Sir Monier-Williams dictionary where this name has various meanings. Sharada refers to Veena, a kind of musical instrument. And it is a name of two herbal plants Brahmi and Sariva.
According to the chart given above Sharada is not a very popular name in the USA but still it is on trend for more than 35 years and used by 5 - 7 people per year as the name of their children. In India Sharada is used by more than 800 people as the name of their girl.
In our opinion Sharada is a classical name. Sharada has a great mythological significance.
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