From the English word, ultimately deriving from Old French tané, which means "light brown".
Derived from Thai อํา (am) "hidden, concealed" and พร (phon) "blessing".... Read
Hungarian form of ROLAND.
Slovene and Czech form of DARIA.
Corsican form of Paulus (see PAUL).
Norman French form of HRODOHAIDIS.
From Sino-Korean 在 (jae) meaning "located at, exist" or 宰 (jae) meaning "kill, rule" combined with 成 (seong) meaning "completed, finished, succeeded" or 誠 (seong) meaning "sincere, honest, true". Other hanja combinations are possible.... Read
Latinized form of the Greek name Κλεισθενης (Kleisthenes), derived from κλεος (kleos) "glory" and σθενος (sthenos) "strength". This was the name of a 5th-century BC Athenian statesman and reformer. He helped establish democracy in Athens.... Read
Means "the end" in Basque. This is also the name of a mountain and a village in the Basque region of Spain.... Read
Azerbaijani form of SHAMIL.
Means "unequaled, matchless" in Sanskrit.
Ancient Avestan form of RASHN.
Ancient Greek personal name that was derived from the name of the Greek god ASKLEPIOS combined with the patronymic suffix ιδης (ides). It was borne by several Greek physicians.... Read
Combination of MARIE and FRANCE.
Old East Slavic form of VLADISLAV.
French masculine form of Florentius (see FLORENCE).... Read
Swedish and Norwegian form of MARGARET.
Form of CONSTANTINE in several languages.
From the Old Norse name Egill, a diminutive of names that began with the element agi "awe, terror". This was the name of a semi-legendary Icelandic warrior.... Read
Probably a Latinized form of the Germanic name Aveza, which was derived from the element avi, of unknown meaning, possibly "desired". The Normans introduced this name to England and it became moderately common during the Middle Ages, at which time it was associated with Latin avis "bird".... Read
German form of Iudocus (see JOYCE).
From Sino-Vietnamese 竹 (trúc) meaning "bamboo".... Read
Anglicized form of ALASDAIR.
Icelandic form of HALDOR.
Hebrew form of MEHETABEL.
Scottish variant of DOUGAL.
Latinized form of Veceslav (see VÁCLAV).
Portuguese, Catalan, Hungarian and Slovak form of JULIA.... Read
Means "sun" in Welsh. This is a modern Welsh name.
Polish form of Remigius (see RÉMY).
Russian and Ukrainian form of the Greek name Ζηνοβιος (Zenobios), the masculine form of ZENOBIA.... Read
Hebrew form of ZEPHANIAH.
From the Greek Πηγασος (Pegasos), possibly either from πηγος (pegos) "strong" or πηγαιος (pegaios) "from a water spring". In Greek mythology Pegasus was the winged horse that sprang from the blood of Medusa after she was killed by Perseus. There is a constellation in the northern sky named after the... Read
Latinized form of Greek Μεγαιρα (Megaira), which was derived from μεγαιρω (megairo) "to grudge". This was the name of one of the Furies or Ερινυες (Erinyes) in Greek mythology. The name is used as a word in several European languages to denote a shrewish, ill-tempered woman (for example, French mégère... Read
From a medieval form of any of the Old English names ÆLFWINE, ÆÐELWINE or EALDWINE. It was revived in the 19th century, in part from a surname that was derived from the Old English names. As a Scandinavian name it is derived from Alfvin, an Old Norse cognate of Ælfwine.... Read
From Japanese 謙 (ken) meaning "humble", 健 (ken) meaning "healthy, strong" or 賢 (ken) meaning "wise" combined with 三 (zou) meaning "three". Other kanji combinations can also form this name.... Read
Means "golden" in Khmer, ultimately from Sanskrit.
Means "mother has returned" in Yoruba.
Macedonian diminutive of ILIJA.
Means "cantua flower" in Aymara (species Cantua buxifolia).... Read
Derived from the Germanic elements frid "peace" and nand "daring, brave".... Read
From Sino-Vietnamese 雲 (vân) meaning "cloud".... Read
Means "clean, pure" in Sanskrit.
From the second part of NESTAN-DAREJAN.
Macedonian form of ATHANASIUS.
From Chinese 冠 (guān) meaning "cap, crown, headgear" combined with 廷 (tíng) meaning "court". This name can also be formed from other character combinations.... Read
Hungarian form of Sebastianus (see SEBASTIAN).
Derived from the Old English element ælf "elf" combined with swiþ "strong".... Read
Hungarian diminutive of CECILIA.
Feminine diminutive of JACQUES.
Means "fruitful place" in Hebrew. In the Old Testament this name was borne by one of the wives of Caleb. Also in the Bible, it is the name of the place where Rachel was buried.... Read
Means "dark man" from Gaelic fear "man" and dorcha "dark".... Read
Earlier form of CEDRIC, possibly of Brythonic origin.... Read
Dutch short form of BONIFAAS or SERVAAS.
Means "archer" in Turkish.
Lithuanian short form of JOSEPH.
Derived from Greek στυλος (stylos) meaning "pillar". Saint Stylianos was a 7th-century hermit from Adrianopolis in Asia Minor who is regarded as a patron saint of children.... Read
Feminine form of RADOMIR.
Means "ninth born child" in Akan.
Alternate transcription of Arabic عبد العزيز (see ABD AL-AZIZ).... Read
Derived from Greek μορφη (morphe) meaning "shape", referring to the shapes seen in dreams. In Greek mythology Morpheus was the god of dreams.... Read
From Yiddish גאָלד (gold) meaning "gold". This is the name of Tevye's wife in the musical 'Fiddler on the Roof' (1964). It was also borne by the Israeli prime minister Golda Meir (1898-1978).... Read
Bulgarian form of Traianus (see TRAJAN).
Czech form of SVYATOPOLK.
From Japanese 清 (kiyoshi) or 淳 (kiyoshi) both meaning "pure". Other kanji or kanji combinations can also form this name.... Read
Latinized form of Nikolaos (see NICHOLAS). This form is also used in Germany as a variant of NIKOLAUS.... Read
Icelandic form of SIGURD.
Originally a short form of Germanic names beginning with the element ald "old", and possibly also with adal "noble".... Read
From the Baltic elements mantus "intelligent" and vyd "to see".... Read
Means "bee, honey-maker" in Sanskrit.
Western Armenian transcription of AVETIS.
Derived from Sumerian 𒊩𒌆 (nin) meaning "lord" and 𒅁 (urta) meaning "ear of barley". In Sumerian and Akkadian mythology Ninurta was a god of agriculture, hunting and healing, later associated with war. He was also called Ningirsu, though they may have originally been separate deities.... Read
Possibly means "he will establish" in Hebrew. In the New Testament this name is listed as an ancestor of Jesus.... Read
Derived from the Germanic elements ger "spear" and frid "peace".... Read
From the Germanic elements fulc "people" and beraht "bright". Saint Fulbert was an 11th-century bishop of Chartres.... Read