India
Origin/Usage
Sanskrit
Pronunciation
IN-dee-ə
Meaning
From the River Indus
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India originates in Sanskrit and is taken from the name of a country in South Asia. The name itself was derived from the River Indus. India is the second most populous country in the world. As a feminine given name it was popularized by India Wilkes, a character in the novel by Margaret Mitchell Gone with the Wind.

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