Uma
Origin/Usage
Sanskrit
Pronunciation
OO-mah
Meaning
Mother
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Uma originates in Sanskrit and means "mother". She is a Hindu goddess, mostly called Parvati, and she is considered the mother of all gods. It was popularized by the American actress Uma Thurman.

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Uma Shankari - Bollywood actress
Uma Thurman - actress

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