Meaning and name origin
Aditya \a-dit-ya, ad(i)-tya\ as a boy's name is of Sanskrit origin, and the meaning of Aditya is "the sun". This is the name for the seven Hindu gods who are the children of Aditi, the ancient Hindu goddess of the sky and fertility.
Aditya is not a popular first name for males and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Aditya for boys (2014 statistics).