Name: Arya

Origin and Meaning of the Name Arya

  • Meaning:
    Noble; great; truthful
  • Origin:
  • Meaning:
    Noble; great; truthful
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Both
  • Pronunciation:
    (AHR yah); (AHR yuh)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Arya)
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Miscellaneous Info for Arya

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  • Used in:
    Hindi speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    From the Sanskrit meaning "noble; great; excellent" and "truthful".
    Arya with a long final vowel 'a' is the feminine form of the name, and a name of the Goddess Parvati. Arya with a short final vowel 'a' is the masculine variant of the name.

    In 2011 and 2012, Arya became the name that has grown the most in popularity, due to its association with character Arya Stark on HBO series Game of Thrones.

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