The meaning of the name "Priyanka" is "symbol of love." It is a Sanskrit name that is typically given to females. Alternate spellings of the name "Priyanka" include Priyankah and Preeyanka.
The name "Priyanka" comes from "Priya" and "Anka." "Priya" means "love" or "beloved" in Sanskrit and "Anka" means "symbol." While it is a beautiful name with a lovely meaning, Priyanka is not a commonly used name internationally. A famous Priyanka is Indian actress and model Priyanka Chopra. Other female names of Sanskrit origin are Aditi, Naiya and Nisha. A few male Sanskrit names are Adhira, Deva, Vedant and Su.