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Gender: F Meaning of Lakshmi: "a lucky omen" Origin of Lakshmi: Sanskrit

Often heard in India, this is the name of the Hindu goddess of abundance, beauty, and prosperity, the embodiment of grace and charm --lucky omens indeed. The goddess Lakshmi is worshiped daily in Hindu homes, and has festivals held in her honor.

Lakshmi Singh is an NPR newscaster. Surnamed Padma Lakshmi is a Top Chef host.

Famous People Named Lakshmi

Lakshmi Menon, Indian model
Lakshmi Singh, American journalist on National Public Radio
Lakshmi Sahgal, first Indian woman to run for President of India
Lakshmi Tatma, Indian girl born in 2005 in a village in Araria district, Bihar, having "4 arms and 4 legs." She was actually one of a pair of ischiopagus conjoined twins where one twin was headless due to its head atrophying and chest underdeveloping in the womb, causing an appearance of one child with four arms and four legs.
Padma Lakshmi, American chef and TV personality ("Top Chef")

Pop Culture References for the Name Lakshmi

Lakshmi Bennett, character on TV's "Mad Men"

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