Meaning and name origin
Indira \i-ndi-ra, in-dira\ as a girl's name is pronounced in-DEER-ah. It is of Hindi and Sanskrit origin, and the meaning of Indira is "splendid". Hindu mythology: the wife of Vishnu. Made familiar in modern times by Indira Gandhi, former prime minister of India.
Indira has 1 variant form: Indeera.
Indira is a somewhat popular first name for females (#2514 out of 4276, Top 59%) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Indira for girls. Indira has not been ranked in the Top 1000/100 so far. (2014 statistics).