Ananda Name Meaning & Origin

Ananda

Pronunciation: ah-NAHN-də (key)

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Nicknames for Ananda

ana, nanda

Meanings and history of the name Ananda

from the sanskrit language

In Sanskrit, means "joy, bliss, happiness" (usually connoting spiritual rapture) - often an element of compound names. Used in India for both sexes but more commonly for boys.

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ananda lewis, paramahansa yogananda

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