Sandhya

First Name
499
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Sandhya

User Submitted Origins

Indian (Sanskrit)
44%
Hindu
25%
English
13%
Sanskrit
6%
Hindi
6%
Arabic
6%

User Submitted Meanings

  • A submission from Australia says the name Sandhya means "Evening;Twilight" and is of Unknown origin.
  • A submission from Canada says the name Sandhya means "Evening" and is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin.
  • A user from Canada says the name Sandhya is of Unknown origin and means "Sandhya is of Sanskrit oriigin. It means the auspicious time of intersection between night and day (sun rise), morning and afternoon , and evening and night (sun set).".
  • A submission from India says the name Sandhya means "Evening" and is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin.
  • According to a user from India, the name Sandhya is of Hindu origin and means "Evening".

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Wiktionary

Borrowing from Sanskrit संध्या (saṃdhyā, “twilight”).

  1. A female given name used in India.

Notable Persons Named Sandhya

Sandhya is an actress. Sandhya was given the name Revathy Ajith on September 27th, 1988 in Kochi, Kerala, India. Sandhya is also known as Kaadhal Sandhya.

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Sandhya Mridul is an actress. She was most active from 1993 to present. Sandhya was born Sandhya Mridul on March 28th, 1975 in Mumbai.

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Sandhya Shantaram is an actress. Sandhya is also known as Sandhya Shantaram.

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Sandhya Roy is a Member of the India Parliament, for Medinipur, Memberof theIndia Parliament, and forMedinipur.

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Sandhya Mukhopadhyay is a musician. Sandhya was born Sandhya Mukhopadhyay in Calcutta, West Bengal, India.

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Sandhya Agarwal is a cricketer. Sandhya was born on May 9th, 1963 in Indore.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Sandhya

Sandhya is an actress. Sandhya was given the name Revathy Ajith on September 27th, 1988 in Kochi, Kerala, India. Sandhya is also known as Kaadhal Sandhya.

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B. Sandhya is a police chief. She has had major accomplishments since 1988. B. was born on September 27th, 1963 in Kottayam.

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Fun Facts about the name Sandhya

  • How Popular is the name Sandhya? Sandhya is the 16,339th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Sandhya have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 499 babies born with the first name Sandhya in the United States. That's more than enough people named Sandhya to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Sandhya? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1966 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Sandhya first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Sandhya is Tuesday, December 3rd, 1907.
  • What year had the most people named Sandhya born? The highest recorded use of the first name Sandhya was in 2004 with a total of 24 babies.
  • Random Sandhya Factoid: According to the 2003 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Sandhya is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 5 babies in California have the same name as you in 2003.
  • Weird things about the name Sandhya: Your name in reverse order is Ayhdnas. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Snaadhy. How do you pronounce that?

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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