Sanskrit Name Sukha (Sanskrit:सुख) literally means pleasure, delight, happiness or Joy.
Sukha is referred in Vajasaneyi Sanhita in which this word means pleasant, agreeable, gentle, mild. Sukha finds reference in Ramayana with meaning comfortable, happy, prosperous. Sukha finds mention in Lexicographers, esp. such as Amarasimha, Halayudha, Hemacandra where Sukha is one of the 9 Shaktis (शक्तिs) of Shiva (शिव) and it means ease, easiness, comfort, prosperity, pleasure, happiness, joy, delight.
Sukha is another name of Lord Ganesha in the form of easeful and contented, signifying comfort.
Name Sukha is not that popular in the U.S. It is one of those names which is rarely used in U.S as well as in India. Although meaning behind Sukha holds a strong significance, but if you see in social networking activities as well, this name is rarely used. But it sounds very modern and Sukha might get popular in next few years.
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