Kavya काव्य / काव्या

  • Suitable for Boy / Girl
  • Easy to pronounce
  • 2 syllables and 5 letters
  • pronounced as kAvya
  • Hindi (Sanskrit) काव्य / काव्या

Intelligence Short Meaning

Literal meaning

Classical name Kavya means a sonnet or poem in Sanskrit. Sanskrit girl name Kavya (काव्या) literally means intelligence, poetry, wisdom or prophetic inspiration. It also means endowed with the qualities of a sage, poet or descended from a sage. The name originates from the Sanskrit language but is more often used as a Telugu and Tamil name.

Intended meaning

Name Kavya / Kavy (काव्य) is the classical name for baby boy and Name Kavya / Kavyaa (काव्या) is the classical name for a girl. Mention of Kavya (काव्या) is found in Lexicographers, esp. such as Amarasimha, Halayudha, Hemacandra where this word refers to Intellegence. Mention of Kavya (काव्य) is found in the Mahabharata where Kavya refers to a son of Kavi Prajapati. Mention of the Sanskrit name Kavya (काव्य) is found in Rig Veda, Vajasaneyi Sanhita and Atharva Veda in which this word refers to endowing with the qualities of a sage or a poet, descended or coming from a sage, prophetic, inspired, poetical. Also means wisdom, intelligence, prophetic inspiration, high power and art. Mention of Kavya (काव्य) is found in the Ramayana and Mahabharata where Kavya refers to a poem, poetical composition with a coherent plot by a single author.

Popularity of Kavya

As per USA popularity, Kavya is a popular name in the USA. Kavya is in trend since 1987, where Kavya was used by average 52 people per year as the name of their kids. According to the data gathered from social networking sites, this name is a pretty popular. Here Kavya is used by more than 2609 people in India as the name of their kids. In our opinion, Kavya is sweet and common name. Kavya is a very good name from the Sanskrit origin with good meaning attached to it. Kavya also has some sort of mythological significance attached to it.

More about Kavya

  • Kavya Bharati is an annual literary journal.
  • Kavya Shetty is an Indian film actress and model.
  • Kavya Madhavan is an Indian film actress.
  • Kavya is a 1995 Indian Kannada romantic drama film.
  • How Opal Mehta Got Kissed, Got Wild, and Got a Life is a young adult novel by Kavya Viswanathan.
  • Kavya's Diary is a Telugu film.
  • Kavya Bharati is an annual literary journal.
  • Kavya Singh is an Indian film actress.

Spelling variations

  • Kavya
  • Kavyaa
  • Kaavya
  • Kawya
Nick names

Kav

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