Popularity:2504
Origin:Sanskrit
Other Origin(s):Arabic
Meaning:One who protects; The ruling goddess; The ruler; Life
Isha is a gender-neutral name of Hindu origin, meaning “one who protects”. This name comes from a Sanskrit word that means “the ruling Goddess” or “the ruler”. Isha holds great significance in Hinduism as it is used to describe the God Shiva in Hindu religious scripture. He is among the many deities present in Hinduism and is known for his power to create, protect, and destroy the universe. Isha also has Arabic roots, translating to "life," and can give your little one plenty of meaning. This can be a well-suited name for parents drawn to the strength and virtue it stands for or those who wish to raise baby in the Hindu or Islamic faith.
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