What does Indira mean?
Indira \i-ndi-ra, in-dira\ as a girls' 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: Indeera.
Indira is a somewhat prominent first name for women (#2514 out of 4276, Top 59%) but an unusual surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the birth name popularity of Indira for girls. Indira has yet to make it into the Top 1000 thus far. (2014 Birth Statistics)