Dharma - Meaning of Dharma

What does Dharma mean?

[ 2 syll. (d)har-ma, dh-a-rma ] The baby girl name Dharma is pronounced as DAARMaa †. Dharma is primarily used in the English and Indian languages, and its language of origin is Sanskrit. The name is of the meaning law. Its meaning is derived from the element 'Dher'. Dharma in Hinduism and Buddhism refers to the ultimate reality of the universe, as well as man's righteous duty. The name has been made known in recent times by Dharma & Greg (1997-2002), an American TV comedy starring Jenna Elfman as the peppy and ditzy Dharma.

The names Darma, Darmah, and Dharana are forms of Dharma.

Another variant of Dharma is the short form Dar.

See also the related categories, righteous (holy), english, sanskrit, indian, and american.

Dharma is rarely used as a baby name for girls. It is not ranked within the top 1000 names.

Baby names that sound like Dharma include Dairine, Daranie, Darany, Dareen, Daren, Darene, Darenn, Darin, Darine, Darinne, Darnae, Daron, Daronah, Darren, Darrin, Darron, Darryn, Daryn, Daryne, and Darynn.

† Pronunciation for Dharma: D as in "day (D.EY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; M as in "me (M.IY)"

Meaning of Dharma Meaning of Dar Meaning of Darma Meaning of Darmah Meaning of Dharana Meaning of Daryn Meaning of Dara Meaning of Darby Meaning of Darlene Meaning of Dorothy Meaning of Dar Meaning of Dharana
Baby Name Explorer for Dharma

Dharma Popularity Charts

blue:boy name
red:girl name
italics:unisex name
bold:primary name