Indira is a girl's name. It is pronounced as "in-DEER-ah". Name Indira is of Hindi and Sanskrit origin and is a common Indian name. Indira name's meaning is "Splendid". In Hindu mythology Indira is the wife of Vishnu. Indira is another name of Lakshmi, which also leeds its meaning to "Bestower of Wealth" because Lakshmi Goddess ad hence Lakshmi word is associated with Wealth. A famous personality with Indira name is Indira Gandhi, she is a famous politician in India.