Other Origin(s):Indian, Portuguese, Sanskrit
Meaning:Pin-tailed sandgrouse
Ganga is a feminine name of Spanish and Portuguese origin. It is thought to mean “pin-tailed sandgrouse,” which can sometimes be used to describe something that was essentially a good bargain, and we believe you’ve truly struck gold with baby. Ganga also has Indian and Sanskrit origins and is the name of the goddess Ganga, who is the personification of the river Ganges that flows through India and Bangladesh. Ganga is the goddess of purification and forgiveness and is often depicted as a very beautiful woman. We have no doubt your little one will share the same wonderful qualities.
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