Name: Rama

Origin and Meaning of the Name Rama

  • Meaning:
    Pleasing; rejoicing
  • Origin:
  • Meaning:
    Lofty
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Both
  • Pronunciation:
    (RAH mah)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Rama)
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Miscellaneous Info for Rama

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  • Used in:
    Hebrew and Hindi speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    As a female Hebrew name, Rama may be the feminine form of Ram, meaning "lofty, high".

    As a female Sanskrit name, Rama (pronounced with a long final vowel 'a'), means "rejoicing" and is a name of the Goddess Lakshmi. With two long vowels 'a', Rama is a name of Sita.
    As a male Sanskrit name, Rama (pronounced with a first long vowel 'a'), means "blissful, pleasing" and is a name of Lord Vishnu

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