[ syll. nan-da-na, na-nd-ana ] The baby girl name Nandana is pronounced as NAENDAENAH †. Nandana is of Sanskrit origin and it is used mainly in Indian. The name Nandana means 'joyful; happy'. It is derived from the word nand which is of the meaning 'joy'. Nandana is the feminine version of the Indian Nandan.
See also the related form, the Indian Nandini.
Nandana is not commonly used as a baby girl name. It is not in the top 1000 names.
† approx English pronunciation for Nandana: N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; AE as in "at (AE.T)" ; D as in "day (D.EY)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)"