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Gender: Female Meaning of Anjali: "gift" Origin of Anjali: Sanskrit

The name Anjali is a girl's name of Sanskrit origin meaning "gift". Anjali and is often added to lists like Unique Baby Names Ending In I and discussed in our forums with posts like "Girls Makeover - Two Middles".

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This Indian name meaning gift or offering feels familiar via sound-alikes Angela or Angelina, and made a brief appearance on the U.S. Top 1000. Anjali is a pretty route to a name that's at once easy to understand and exotic.

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Famous People Named Anjali

Anjali Devi (born Anjanamma), Indian actress
Anjali (born Balatripurasundari), Indian actress
Anjali Dayalji Thakker, New Zealand ice hockey player
Anjali Bhagwat, Indian shooter

Pop Culture References for the name Anjali

Anjali Kapadia, main character in"The Sari Shop Widow" by Shobhan Bantwal
Anjali, character in "The Time Thief" by Linda Buckley-Archer
"Anjali," 1990 Indian Kollywood film