"sun god"

Surya Origin and Meaning

The name Surya is boy's name of Hindi origin meaning "sun god".
Graceful Indian choice that may sound feminine to the Western ear but is in fact the name of a male god. One form of worship of Surya that may be familiar to Westerners is the sun salutation in yoga.

Surya Popularity

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Famous People Named Surya

  • Surya SenIndian independence activist
  • Surya Das (born Jeffrey Miller)American Buddhist lama
  • Surya BonalyFrench,American female figure skater

Surya in Pop Culture

  • Considered a boy's name by most Hindusas the god is male.