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Poornima Meaning


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Origin & Meaning

The name Poornima is of Hindi origin.

The meaning of Poornima is "full moon".  


In the U.S. in 2014 less than 5 girls were given the name.    Less than 5 boys were given the name. 

View the Poornima Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Poornima has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Poornima to other names.


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Related Names

Poornima is a variant spelling of Purnima.

Other Tidbits

Poornima falls into the celestial name category.

Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Poornima in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Poornima.

Just for fun, see the name Poornima in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Poornima in Nautical Flags page.

Names Like This

Indian names or Hindu names are listed in Our Baby Namer under Indian, Hindi and Sanskrit. Other names which may be used my Muslim Indians would be listed under Arabic or Iranian names.

Indian names generally contain a given name followed by some number of secondary names. Secondary names are often patronyms, names derived from the father, grandfather or other paternal ancestor, village names, occupation names, or names of gods.

Hindu given names are from Sanskrit. Given names derive from a number of sources including religion, nature, family names, and sanskrit vocabulary words. Sacred Hindu texts are the source of most names.