Gender: Female Meaning of Parvati: "the daughter of the mountain" Origin of Parvati: Sanskrit

Parvati Origin and Meaning

The name Parvati is a girl's name of Sanskrit origin meaning "the daughter of the mountain".

This Hindu goddess name is very popular in India. The goddess of love, fertility and devotion, representing female force, Parvati is the wife of Shiva and the mother of Ganesh. There is a Harry Potter character named Parvati Patil, a twin sister of Padma..

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Jasmine Says:


Pretty name, but if you name your kid this, be prepared for lots of people to butcher her name and call her "Pavarti" (pronounced "Poverty"--not good). There was a player on Survivor named Parvati and EVERYONE called her Pavarti.

sunberry115 Says:


I absolutely love this name. One of my favorites. Defiantly usable for one to use today. When I see this name I imagine I girl with fair skin and super curly black hair. This name also goes great with many middle names. For example, Parvati Nyx, Parvati Rose, Parvati Emerald, Parvati Marie, Parvati Olga, Parvati Anastasia, Parvati Lavinia, Parvati Selene, Parvati 'Aine, Parvati Athena, Parvati Andromeda, and so many more. I would definatly love to meet a little girl with this name.