Shreya

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Shreya
Gender Female
Language(s)
Sanskrit
Origin
Word/name India
Meaning "auspicious"
"superior"
Region of origin India
Other names
Related names Shriya, Sreya, Sriya, Shreeya

Shreya (hindi : श्रेया) is a contemporary Indian feminine given name. The Sanskrit word śreyas has several meanings which include "auspicious", "more beautiful", "most excellent".[1] It is also another name of the goddess Lakshmi.[citation needed]

Notable people[edit]

Shreya[edit]

Shriya[edit]

  • Shriya Saran (born September 11, 1982), Indian actress and model.

Sreya[edit]

Sriya[edit]

  • Sriya Reddy (born April 3, 1983), Indian actress and anchor.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Monier-Williams, Monier (1899). "śreyas". A Sanskrit-English dictionary : etymologically and philologically arranged with special reference to cognate Indo-European languages. Oxford: Clarendon Press.