[ syll. kri-ti-ka, kr-it-ika ] The baby girl name Kritika is pronounced as KRAHTIHKAH †. Kritika is largely used in the Indian language and it is derived from Sanskrit origins. The meaning of the name is the Pleiades. In Hindu mythology, the Krttikas are six sisters known also as the six Pleiades; the latter is the name of an open star cluster in Indian astrology. The name Kirtika (Indian) and the name Krittika (Indian) are variant transcriptions of Kritika. See also the related form, Kartika (Indian).
Kritika is unusual as a baby girl name. It is not listed in the top 1000.
† approx English pronunciation for Kritika: K as in "key (K.IY)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)" ; T as in "tee (T.IY)" ; IH as in "it (IH.T)"