Veda - Meaning of Veda

What does Veda mean?

[ 2 syll. ve-da, ved-a ] The baby girl name Veda is also used as a boy name, though the use for girls is far more popular. It is pronounced as VAH-Dah- †. Veda's language of origin is Sanskrit and Latin. It is predominantly used in Indian. From Sanskrit roots, its meaning is 'sacred understanding'.

In addition, Veda is an Indian spelling variant of the English, Hebrew, Indian, Spanish, and Slavic Vida and an Indian form of the English, German, and Scandinavian Vita.

Forms of Veda include the English Laveda, the English Lavetta, the English and Indian Vada, the name Vedad, the name Vedah, the name Veida, and the name Veleda.

See also the related categories, sacred (holy), latin, sanskrit, and indian.

Veda is an all-time favorite. Currently it is still a somewhat popular baby girl name, but to a lesser degree than it was in the past. Its usage peaked modestly in 1901 with 0.021% of baby girls being named Veda. It was #419 in rank then. The baby name has experienced a steep drop in popularity since then, and it is of only infrequent use in recent times. In 2018, it ranked at #900 with a usage of 0.016%, but it was nevertheless the most popular among all girl names in its family. Veda was used 11% more than the next ranked name, Vada, in 2018. In the last century Veda has primarily been a baby girl name.

Baby names that sound like Veda include Vada, Vati, Veata, Vedad, Vedee, Vedet, Vedete, Vedett, Vedette, Vedey, Vedi, Vedie, Vete, Vibuti, Vida, Vidi, Vidya, Viet, Vita, and Viti.

† English pronunciation for Veda: V as in "vow (V.AW)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)" ; D as in "day (D.EY)"

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