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Veena name meaning

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

Origin and Meaning of Veena

User Submitted Origins

Indian (Sanskrit)
67%
English
17%
Teluga
6%
Hindi
6%
Tamil
6%

User Submitted Meanings

  1. A submission from India says the name Veena means "One of musical instrument" and is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin.
  2. A user from the United Kingdom says the name Veena is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin and means "Music/moonlight".
  3. A submission from India says the name Veena means "Veena it's an instrument name which is very famous in india " and is of Teluga origin.
  4. According to a user from South Africa, the name Veena is of Hindi origin and means "instrument".
  5. A user from Texas, U.S. says the name Veena is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin and means "Moonlight".
  6. A user from India says the name Veena is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin and means "Con f i d e n c e".
  7. A user from Thailand says the name Veena is of English origin and means "Art".
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From Hindi वीणा (vīṇā), and its source, Sanskrit वीणा (vīṇā), which is related to Middle Persian wn' (win, “veena, lute”).

  1. (music) A plucked stringed instrument with five or seven steel strings stretched on a long fretted finger-board over two gourds, used mostly in Carnatic Indian classical music.

veena was also found in the following language(s): Estonian and Finnish

Notable Persons Named Veena

Notable Persons Named Veena

Veena Malik

Veena Malik is an actress, model, and host. Her most notable accomplishments were from 2000 to present. Veena was born in Rawalpindi.

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Veena Sud

Veena Sud is a television writer, director, and producer. Veena was given the name Veena Cabreros-Sud in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Veena is also known as Cabreros-Sud and Veena.

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Veena Sood

Veena was born in Nairobi.

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Veena Sahajwalla

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Veena Ramgoolam

Veena was given the name Veena Brizmohun on July 5th, 1960 in Mauritius. Veena is also known as Veena Brizmohun.

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Veena Kuppayyar

Veena was born in 1798. He passed away in 1860.

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  • Veena Rawat
  • Veena Pandey
    Member of the Uttar Pradesh Legislative Council
  • Veena Bhatnagar

Notable Persons With the Last Name Veena

Notable Persons With the Last Name Veena

Navya Nair

Navya Nair is an actor, dance, television presenter, actress, dancer, and television host. She was most prominent from 2001 to present. Navya was given the name Dhanya Veena on October 14th, 1985 in Cheppad, Harippad, Kerala. Navya is also known as Dhanya Veena.

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Saraswati Veena

Saraswati was born in 1937 in Sivaganga. She left this life in 2007.

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Fun Facts about the name Veena

  • How Popular is the name Veena? Veena is the 15,837th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Veena have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 553 babies born with the first name Veena in the United States. That's more than enough people named Veena 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 Veena? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1951 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Veena first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Veena is Sunday, July 12th, 1896.
  • What year had the most people named Veena born? The highest recorded use of the first name Veena was in 2003 with a total of 17 babies.
  • Random Veena Factoid: According to the 2003 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Veena is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 6 babies in California have the same name in 2003.
  • Weird things about the name Veena: The name spelled backwards is Aneev. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Neeva. How do you pronounce that?
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