Meaning:Modest; Guidance; To lead
Fill your little one’s head with plenty of inspiration and potential with the name Vinaya. This feminine name has Sanskrit and Indian origins, coming from the name Vinay. One meaning is “modest,” and can be a great choice if you want to encourage baby to be humble and unassuming in their future. Thanks to its Sanskrit root, Vinaya can also mean “guidance” or “to lead.” This can work in both ways, encouraging baby to look to your family for guidance and helping them grow their leadership skills. Vinaya also has connections to the Buddhist religion, connecting baby to the name of an ancient collection of texts. Whether you want to share your faith with your little one or encourage them to lead the charge, Vinaya can make for a great choice.
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