Dhani Origin and Meaning

The name Dhani is a boy's name of Hindi origin meaning "rich".

Dhani is a haunting Hindi name for boys that's a million miles away from the similar-sounding Danny or Donny. One notable namesake is musician Dhani Harrison, look-alike son of Beatle George. He is named after the sixth and seventh notes of the Indian music scale, 'dha' and 'ni'. 'Dhani' is also a raga in north Indian classical music. Another noted bearer is longtime NFL linebacker Dhani Jones.

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Famous People Named Dhani

  • Dhani HarrisonEnglish musician and son of Beatle George Harrison
  • Dhani Jonesformer American football linebacker, 11 seasons in the NFL