India Name Meaning & Origin
Origin of the name India:
Taken from the name of the subcontinent, India seems to have originally been bestowed in reference to familial ties with, and affection for, the country.
From A World of Baby Names by Teresa Norman.
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Indie, Dia, Inna, In, De, Indi Lu, LuLu
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India Hicks, daughter of Lady Pamela Hicks, niece of the Duke of Edinburgh and lifestyle guru
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India Rose Hemsworth (b. 2012), daughter of Australian actor Chris Hemsworth
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