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Samhita name meaning

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What does the name Samhita mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Samhita

User Submitted Origins

Indian (Sanskrit)
83%
French
17%

User Submitted Meanings

  1. According to a user from Canada, the name Samhita means "Samhita literally means 'put together, 'joined,' union,' a 'collection', and 'a methodically, rule-based combination of text or verses'. Samhita also refers to the most ancient layer of text in the Vedas, consisting of mantras, hymns, prayers, litanies, and benedictions".
  2. A submission from Texas, U.S. says the name Samhita means "Collection of the Vedas (Holy Books)" and is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin.
  3. A user from Canada says the name Samhita is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin and means "'Union' or 'Collection'".
  4. According to a user from Texas, U.S., the name Samhita is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin and means "United, Joined together".
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  1. One of four collections of sacred texts
Wiktionary

Borrowed from Sanskrit संहित (saṃhita, “joined, collected”).

  1. The basic metrical (mantra) text of a Veda.
  2. One of a collection of post-Vedic texts.

Fun Facts about the name Samhita

  • How Popular is the name Samhita? Samhita is the 19,595th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Samhita have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 386 babies born with the first name Samhita in the United States. That's more than enough people named Samhita to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Samhita? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1998 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Samhita born? The highest recorded use of the first name Samhita was in 2011 with a total of 33 babies.
  • Random Samhita Factoid: According to the 2012 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Samhita is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 5 babies in California have the same name in 2012.
  • Weird things about the name Samhita: The name spelled backwards is Atihmas. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Atsahmi. How do you pronounce that?
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