Vidya name meaning

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Meaning and Origin

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

Origin and Meaning of Vidya

User Submitted Origins

Indian (Sanskrit)

User Submitted Meanings

  1. According to a user from India, the name Vidya is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin and means "Knowledge, Education".
  2. According to 4 people from all over the world, the name Vidya is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin and means "Knowledge".
  3. According to a user from India, the name Vidya means "Knowledge and celver".
  4. A user from India says the name Vidya is of Hindu origin and means "Education".
  5. A user from the United Kingdom says the name Vidya is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin and means "Education , intelligence".
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International Interest
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Humorous alteration of video.

  1. (Internet slang) Video games.

Notable Persons Named Vidya

Notable Persons Named Vidya

Vidya Balan

Vidya Balan is an actress. She was most prominent from 1995 to 1995. Vidya was born on January 1st, 1978 in Poothamkurussy, Puthur, Palakkad, Kerala, India.

Vidya Malvade

Vidya Malvade is an air hostess and actress. She was most active from 2003 to present. Vidya was born on March 2nd, 1973 in Mumbai. Vidya is also known as Shaz/Min.

Vidya Sinha

Vidya Sinha is an actor. She was most active from 1974 to 1986. Vidya was born on November 15th, 1947 in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.

Vidya Pradeep

Vidya Pradeep is an actor and research scientist. She has had major accomplishments since 2013. Vidya was born in Alappuzha, Kerala, India. Vidya is also known as Vidya Gopakumar and Dhyana.

Vidya Charan Shukla

Vidya Charan Shukla was a Minister of External Affairs and Minister of External Affairs (India). Vidya was born on August 2nd, 1929 in now Raipur, Chhattisgarh, India. He died on June 11th, 2013.

Vidya Rao

Vidya Rao is a musician. Vidya was born in Hyderabad.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Vidya

Notable Persons With the Last Name Vidya

Chennupati Vidya

Chennupati Vidya is a Member of Parliament. Chennupati was born on June 5th, 1934 in Vizianagaram.


Fun Facts about the name Vidya

  • How Popular is the name Vidya? Vidya is the 18,473rd most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Vidya have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 427 babies born with the first name Vidya in the United States. That's more than enough people named Vidya 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 Vidya? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1972 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Vidya first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Vidya is Tuesday, October 17th, 1899.
  • What year had the most people named Vidya born? The highest recorded use of the first name Vidya was in 2007 with a total of 17 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Vidya: The name spelled backwards is Aydiv. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Vayid. How do you pronounce that?
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