Ankita is a Sanskrit word meaning "Marked". As with any adjective in the language, it can take on a nominal form. The word is often used as a female name in Asian countries, typically because of its extended meaning as "one with auspicious signs "engraving". Further explanation:

Ankita = Ank (A number or a mark) + Ita pratyay (suffix) = Meaning marked = Marked for prominence.

Ankita = feminine of Ankit.

Notable people named Ankita

  • Ankita Bhakat (born June 17, 1998), Indian recurve archer.
  • Ankita Bhambri (born October 28, 1986), Indian former professional tennis player.
  • Ankita Gaba (born April 4, 1985), Indian businesswoman, computer scientist, engineer, entrepreneur and co-founder of Social Samosa.
  • Ankita Lokhande (born December 19, 1981), Indian actress.
  • Ankita Makwana (born May 29, 1987), Swiss-Indian actress, model, producer, speaker and writer.
  • Ankita Bhargava Patel (born August 17, 1984), Indian television actress.
  • Ankita Raina (born January 11, 1993), Indian professional tennis player.
  • Ankita Mayank Sharma (born February 7, 1987), Indian model and television actress.
  • Ankita Shorey (born October 3, 1992), Indian model and Femina Miss India International 2011 contest winner.
  • Category:Indian feminine given names