Popularity:28096
Origin:Sanskrit
Meaning:wisdom; desire
Manisha is a baby girl name of Sanskrit and Indian origin. Meaning both “wisdom” and “desire,” Manisha is a baby name associated with powerful women and deities. In Hinduism, Manisha is known as the goddess of the mind. As a decisive deity, Manisha symbolizes intelligence, understanding, and desire. Today, this name also carries strong intuition and has taken root in Pakistan, India, and Bangladesh. If you want baby to trust their instincts, the name Manisha can only serve as encouragement!
Sources
  • 100,000+ Baby Names by Bruce Lansky, pg. 216

  • Behind the Name, Manisha, December 2017

  • Behind the Name, Manish, May 2020

  • Name Doctor, Manisha

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