Shiva Name Meaning & Origin

Shiva

Pronunciation: n/a

Related Names:

Siva

Looking for the perfect name? Try the Name MatchMaker to find the perfect baby name for you!

NameVoyager

US Popularity of Shiva Over Time

Sister & Brother Names

Know a Shiva? What are his siblings named?

Name Lists Featuring Shiva

Contribute your knowledge to the name Shiva

Comments and insights on the name Shiva
Personal experiences with the name Shiva
Nicknames for Shiva
Meanings and history of the name Shiva

Derived from Sanskrit शिव (shiva) meaning "the auspicious one".
Shiva, together with Brahma and Vishnu, is one of the three supreme gods of Hinduism, the lord of destruction and reproduction.
Pronounced: SHEE-vuh

Famous real-life people named Shiva
Shiva in song, story & screen
No Way
Definitely
No Way
Definitely
No Way
Definitely
No Way
Definitely
No Way
Definitely
No Way
Definitely
No Way
Definitely
50
No Way
Definitely

Smart?

71
No Way
Definitely

Sexy?

50
No Way
Definitely

Friendly?

50
No Way
Definitely

Creative?

50
No Way
Definitely

Strong?

50
No Way
Definitely

Young?

50
No Way
Definitely

Sophisticated?