Other Origin(s):Indian
Meaning:Friend, ally; Oath, agreement; Sun; God of light
Mitra is a feminine name with Sanskrit, Iranian, and Hindi roots. Coming from the Sanskrit word mitrá, it can translate to “friend” or “ally,” as well as “oath” or “agreement.” Sometimes, the best part of a journey is the friends we make along the way, and the name Mitra can always encourage baby to treat their friendly connections and promises with the utmost care. Mitra can also translate to “sun,” and may also come from Mithra, who’s described as the god of light in Iranian mythology. For a name that matches baby’s warm demeanor and bright future, Mitra can make for a dazzling choice.
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