Combination of SUDE and NAZ.
Bulgarian form of SVYATOSLAV.
Anglicized form of ALASDAIR.
Means "forsaken" in Hebrew. In the Old Testament this is the name of Caleb's wife.... Read
Scottish diminutive of JEAN (2).
Means "little noble one", derived from Irish muadh "noble, good" combined with a diminutive suffix.... Read
German variant of MARVIN.
From Japanese 孝 (taka) meaning "filial piety" and 子 (ko) meaning "child", as well as other combinations of kanji characters.... Read
Means "dear friend", derived from the Old English elements leof "dear, agreeable, beloved" and wine "friend". This was the name of an 8th-century English saint, also known as Lebuin, who did missionary work in Frisia.... Read
Croatian diminutive of ANTHONY.
Spanish and Italian form of EUSEBIUS.
French form of DESIDERIO.
Latinized form of DEIANEIRA.
Means "slender and white" from Welsh main "slender" and gwen "white, fair, blessed".... Read
Basque diminutive of FIRMIN.
Hebrew form of ELIPHELET.
Means "good cheer" in Greek.
From Sanskrit इन्दुमत् (indumat) meaning "full moon".... Read
Italian form of HANNIBAL.
Means "charming, seductive, fascinating" in Arabic.... Read
Portuguese form of DOMINIC.
Portuguese and Galician form of ALEXIS.
Spanish diminutive of GREGORIO.
Possibly a form of the Arabic surname الجيلاني (al-Jilani), notably borne by the 12th-century Persian Sufi leader Abd al-Qadir al-Jilani (or Abdul Qadir Gilani), indicating he came from the town of Gilan near Baghdad.... Read
Means "splendour of the merciful" from Arabic ضياء (diya) meaning "splendour, light, glow" combined with رحمن (rahman) meaning "merciful".... Read
Latvian form of KATHERINE.
Spanish and Portuguese form of JASPER, as well as the Latin form.... Read
Means "my woman" from the Welsh prefix my "my" combined with banw "woman".... Read
French feminine form of ROLAND.
Portuguese form of CAELIUS.
From Japanese 千 (chi) meaning "thousand" and 代 (yo) meaning "generation" and 子 (ko) meaning "child". Other combinations of kanji characters are possible.... Read
Modern Greek transcription of AGAPE.
Means "oak tree" in Lithuanian.
Portuguese short form of EDUARDO.
Means "jewel, ornament" in Hebrew.
Scottish diminutive of ANDREW.
From an English surname that meant "wood carver".
Original form of VALENTINE (1).
From the English word meaning "piety, devoutness". This was a rare virtue name used by the Puritans in the 17th century.... Read
Means "pleasant" in Hebrew. This name is borne in the Old Testament by both a daughter of Lamech and a wife of Solomon. Some later Jewish texts give Naamah as the name of Noah's wife, even though she is not named in the Old Testament.... Read
Short form of JANET, JANICE, and other names beginning with Jan.... Read
Derived from the old Celtic word dei meaning "to shine". This name is also used as a Welsh diminutive of DAVID.... Read
From a surname that was originally derived from a Scottish place name meaning "stream where does drink" in Middle English. A famous bearer of the surname was Scottish portrait painter Sir Henry Raeburn (1756-1823).... Read
Germanic name derived from the elements theud "people" and man "man".... Read
Bulgarian, Macedonian and Romanian form of GABRIEL.... Read
Means "loving" in Irish. This was the name of a 6th-century Irish saint.... Read
Italian form of NATHANAEL.
Means "younger sibling" in Greenlandic.
Means "dawn" in Lithuanian.
Spanish form of Lupus (see LOUP).
Norwegian form of ÞÓRBJǪRG.
From an English surname that was derived from a diminutive of PATRICK. A notable bearer of the surname was the American World War II general George S. Patton (1885-1945), who played an important part in the allied offensive in France.... Read
Italian form of NICHOLAS. A notable bearer was the 13th-century sculptor Nicola Pisano.... Read
Portuguese form of ODILIA.
From an English occupational surname derived from Old English ridere meaning "mounted warrior" or "messenger".... Read
Dutch form of Augustinus (see AUGUSTINE (1)).
Means "born on Monday" in Akan.
German form of CONSTANTIA.
Means "my grandmother" in Ojibwe. In Anishinaabe mythology this is the name of Nanabozho's grandmother. It was used by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow for the grandmother of Hiawatha in his poem 'The Song of Hiawatha' (1855).... Read
Means "bright pledge", derived from the Germanic elements gisil "pledge, hostage" and beraht "bright". The Normans introduced this name to England, where it was common during the Middle Ages. It was borne by a 12th-century British saint, the founder of the religious order known as the Gilbertines.... Read
Means "first man" in Turkish, derived from ilk "first" and er "man, brave".... Read
Lithuanian and Latvian cognate of LILY.
Short form of ALBERT and other names beginning with Al. A notable bearer is American actor Al Pacino (1940-).... Read
Means "my song" in Hebrew.
Modern Hebrew form of SAUL.
From a Turkish title meaning "king, ruler", ultimately of Mongolian origin. The title is usually translated into English as Khan.... Read
From an Irish surname, an Anglicized form of Ó Cuinn meaning "descendant of CONN".... Read
Possibly means "hard spears" in Welsh. This was the name of several figures from Welsh mythology. It was later used by the 12th-century chronicler Geoffrey of Monmouth in his Arthurian tales. The character of Percival was probably based on him.... Read
French diminutive of FLORA.
From a surname that was derived from Old English hamel "crooked, mutilated" and dun "hill". The surname was originally taken from the name of a town in Leicestershire, England (which no longer exists). A famous bearer of the surname was Alexander Hamilton (1755-1804), a founding father of the United States... Read
Old Germanic form of LEOPOLD.
Hungarian diminutive of KATALIN.
Croatian, Serbian and Slovene diminutive of ALEKSANDER or ALEKSANDRA.... Read
Spanish form of METHUSELAH.
From a surname, a variant of RADCLIFF.
From the Germanic name Hrolf (or its Old Norse cognate Hrólfr), a contracted form of Hrodulf (see RUDOLF). The Normans introduced this name to England but it soon became rare. In the modern era it has occasionally been used in the English-speaking world as a German import.... Read
Russian and Ukrainian form of the Greek name Ζηνοβιος (Zenobios), the masculine form of ZENOBIA.... Read
From a Greek personal name that was derived from the place name OLYMPOS, the name of the mountain home of the Greek gods.... Read
Polish feminine form of YVON.
Contracted form of GUÐFRIÐR.