Priya

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Gender: F Meaning of Priya: "beloved" Origin of Priya: Sanskrit

A name traditionally given to Indian girls born in August, Priya -- pronounced pree-ah -- denotes someone with an individual brand of beauty.

Famous People Named Priya

Priya Cooper, Australian Paralympic swimmer
Priya Malik, Australian reality TV personality of 'Big Brother'
Priya Anand, Indian actress
Priya Dutt (Roncon), Indian MP

Pop Culture References for the name Priya

Priya Koothrappali, Raj's sister on TV's "Big Bang Theory".
Priya Tsetsang, birth name of Sierra, character on TV's "Dollhouse".
Priya Kapoor, character on Australian soap "Neighbours"
Priya Sharma, character on British soap "Emmerdale"