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Prasanna Meaning


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Origin & Meaning

The name Prasanna is of Sanskrit origin.

The meaning of Prasanna is "joyful".  

It is also of Hindi origin, where its meaning is "joyful ".


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

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


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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.