Urmi is a Sanskrit name which refers to wave or velocity. Urmi also refers to desire, row, speed, becoming manifest or light.
Urmi founds to be reference in various Epics like Arthav Veda, Mahabharata, Raghuvansh and Vajsaneyiya-Sanhita (वाजसनेयि-संहिता) where it is used for a wave or billow.
This name also founds reference in Ramayan and Prabodh-Chandroday (प्रबोध-चन्द्रोदय) where it signifies a wave of passion, wave of pain or a wave of grief.
Urmi also founds reference in Taittriya-Brahman (तैत्तिरीय-ब्राह्मण) and Shishupal-Vadh (शिशुपाल-वध) with the meanings as speed and velocity.
Lexicographers like Amar Singh, Hemchandra and halayudh also have mentioned Urmi in their writings with different meaning like a fold or plait in a garment, line, row, missing, regretting, desire, appearance or becoming manifest.
Girl child name Urmi is used by about 40 people in the USA as name of their child. Urmi is not very popular in India also. Here it is used by less than 350 people as the name of their children.
Urmi is a short, sweet and stylish name. Urmi has some mythological significance also.
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