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Chandra Name Meaning

Indian (Bengal) and Bangladeshi: Hindu (Kayasth) name, from Sanskrit candra ‘pleasant’, ‘shining’, ‘moon’. It occurs commonly as the final element of compound given names such as Ramachandra and Krishnachandra. Compare Chand and Chander.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Chanda, Chandran, Chander, Chand, Chadha, Chana, Andra, Handa

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Chandra Family Origin

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Chandra Family Occupations

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Chandra Life Expectancy

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