Other Origin(s):Sanskrit
Here is a bloomingly beautiful choice for your little darling! Padma is a feminine name of Persian and Sanskrit origin. This lovely name means "lotus". The lotus is a flower that holds a great deal of tradition and metaphor on its delicate petals. Generally, the lotus is synonymous with purity, enlightenment, and regeneration, meaning baby can do a heck of a lot of growing with this name. Padma is also an alternative name used for the Goddess Lakshmi in the Hindu culture and also belongs to the model and actress Padma Lakshmi. Both of these important figures can be role models for your little flower.
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