Bhattacharya Family History
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Bhattacharya Name Meaning
India (Bengal and Assam): Hindu (Brahman) name, from Sanskrit bha?t?tacarya, from bha?t?ta ‘learned one’ (see Bhatt) and acarya ‘teacher’, ‘preceptor’ (see Acharya). Originally, it was a title given to a learned man or a celebrated teacher.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Acharya, Bhatnagar, Baltazar, Attaway, Hatanaka, Whitchurch, Batta