Type Surname (from occupation)
Scripts गांधी(Marathi, Hindi) ગાંધી(Gujarati) ਗਾਂਧੀ(Gurmukhi) காந்தி(Tamil)
Pronounced Pron. GAN-dee(Hindi)
Other Forms FormsGandhy
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Added 8/12/2017 by Nicholas
Edited 3/30/2020 by Mike C
Means "perfume seller", derived from Sanskrit गन्ध (gandha) meaning "odour, fragrance, perfume". Notable bearers include Mahatma Mohandas Gandhi (1869-1948), an Indian civil rights and independence leader, and Indira Gandhi (1917-1984), the first female Prime Minister of India.