Preety प्रीति

  • Suitable for Girl
  • Unique name
  • Easy to pronounce
  • 2 syllables and 6 letters
  • pronounced as prIti
  • Hindi (Sanskrit) प्रीति

Affection Short Meaning

Literal meaning

Preety (Sanskrit प्रीति) is an ancient word of Sanskrit origin which means love, pleasure or affection. Preety also refers to kindness, gladness, grace or satisfaction.

Intended meaning

Preety founds to be referenced in Grihaya-Sutra (गृह्य-सूत्र) and Shraut-Sutra (श्रौत-सूत्र) in which this word denotes any pleasurable sensation, joy or gladness. Mention of Preety is also found in the Mahabharata (महाभारत) and Kavya literature as kindness, favour or friendly disposition. This name is also refereed in the Purans (पुराण) and Kathasaritsagar (कथासरित्सागर) in which this word is used for joy or gratification personified. Preety is also mentioned in Manu-Smiriti (मनु-स्मृति) and Raghuvansh (रघुवंश) where Preety shows an act in a friendly way or amicably. As per Sangit-Sarsangraha (संगीत-सारसंग्रह), Preety is a name of a Shruti.

Popularity of Preety

Preety is not a famous name in the USA as it is shown here. Preety is not used by any person in the USA as the name of their children. Preety is a popular name in India. Here Preety is used by nearly 575 people as per social media. Preety is a short and sweet name. Preety also has a nice and sweet meaning attached to it.

Spelling variations

  • Preety
  • Preethy
Nick names

Pri प्री

Indian Hindu Names