Meaning:Sapphire blue
Put a sparkle in baby's eye with this jewel of a name. Neela, a Sanskrit girl's name, means "sapphire blue." It's related to Nila, a geographical name based on the river Nile. With this lyrical name, baby can get in touch with her artistic side and appreciate all the colors of life. Neela can also have Latin roots and be a form of the name Cornelia, which comes from the word cornu, meaning "horn."
Not sure you have the perfect name? Search to add more baby names to your My Favorites list.