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Gender: Female Meaning of Nisha: "night" Origin of Nisha: SANSKRIT

The name Nisha is a girl's name of Hindi origin meaning "night". Nisha and is often added to lists like Names That Mean Dark and discussed in our forums with posts like "If I had 8 daughters whose names started with...".

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Pretty name that hit the popularity charts in England in the late 1990s.

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Famous People Named Nisha

Nisha Adhikari, Nepalese actress
Nisha Rawal, Indian actress
Nisha Agarwal, Indian actress
Nisha Ganatra, Canadian film director
Nisha Nayar, British actress
Nisha Varghes, South African blogger of Nisha360

Pop Culture References for the name Nisha

Nisha the Lawbringer, a playable character from Borderlands the Pre-Sequel.

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