Feminine diminutive of JACQUES.
Either a diminutive of DARIJA, or a derivative of the Slavic word dar meaning "gift".... Read
From the Hebrew name יֹאשִׁיָהוּ (Yoshiyahu) meaning "YAHWEH supports". In the Old Testament this is the name of a king of Judah famous for his religious reforms. He was killed fighting the Egyptians at Megiddo in the 7th century BC. In England this name came into use after the Protestant... Read
Means "support" in Kazakh.
Short form of names that end in detta.
Sardinian form of Paulus (see PAUL).
Hebrew form of ZECHARIAH.
Alternate transcription of Arabic عائشة (see AISHA).... Read
Form of Mattityahu (see MATTHEW) used in the English Old Testament, where it belongs to a few minor characters.... Read
Croatian, Serbian and Slovene diminutive of ALEKSANDER or ALEKSANDRA.... Read
Feminine form of HAMID (1).
Diminutive of ANASTAZIJA.
Portuguese diminutive of JOSÉ.
Means "golden princess" from Irish ór "gold" combined with flaith "princess". This was the name of a sister of the Irish king Brian Boru.... Read
Scandinavian feminine diminutive of JAN (1), from Low German.... Read
Dutch short form of THOMAS.
Derived from Basque argi "light" and eder "beautiful".... Read
From a surname that was derived from a place name meaning "hart clearing" in Old English.... Read
Form of REUEL used in parts of the Latin Old Testament.... Read
From a surname that was a variant of ELLIOTT.
Latin form of ELIJAH used in some versions of the Vulgate.... Read
Means "linden tree" or "July" in Lithuanian.
From the name of a Welsh river, of uncertain meaning.... Read
Polish form of CHRISTINA.
Roman cognomen that was a derivative of SEXTUS.
Anglicized form of DEARBHÁIL or DEIRBHILE.
From Romanian horă, a type of circle dance. This was the nickname of Vasile Ursu Nicola (1731-1785), a leader of a peasant rebellion in Romania. He was eventually captured, tortured and executed.... Read
Means "very rare" in Turkish.
Means "rope around the belly", derived from Sanskrit दाम (dama) meaning "rope" and उदर (udara) meaning "belly". This is another name of the Hindu god Krishna, given to him because his foster-mother tied him to a large urn.... Read
Means "YAHWEH is father" in Hebrew. According to the Old Testament, he was the commander of King David's army. In separate incidents he killed both Abner and Absalom. When Solomon came to power he was executed.... Read
Dutch diminutive of ELISABETH.
Form of JONAH used in the Greek Bible. It is also the form used in the Latin New Testament.... Read
Combination of RAE and the popular name suffix lene.... Read
From Japanese 美 (mi) meaning "beautiful" and 穂 (ho) meaning "grain". Other kanji combinations are also possible.... Read
Russian form of ZECHARIAH.
From Lithuanian rugys meaning "rye".
Form of THEKLA in several languages.
Means "beneficent" in Arabic.
From an ancient Greek personal name that was derived from the name of the Greek god APOLLO. It was borne by a Greek poet of the 3rd century BC. Several saints have also had this name.... Read
From an occupational English surname for a hunter, derived from Old English hunta. A famous bearer was the eccentric American journalist Hunter S. Thompson (1937-2005).... Read
Greek form of Angelus (see ANGEL).
From Kazakh нұр (nur) meaning "light" and сұлтан (sultan) meaning "sultan, king" (both words of Arabic origin).... Read
Diminutive of GERALD, GERARD or GERALDINE.
Possibly means "sugar" in Persian.
Anglicized form of DÁIRÍNE.
Urdu and Pashto form of ALEXANDER.
From the Greek name Βασιλειος (Basileios), which was derived from βασιλευς (basileus) meaning "king". Saint Basil the Great was a 4th-century bishop of Caesarea and one of the fathers of the early Christian church. Due to him, the name (in various spellings) has come into general use in the Christian... Read
Latinate form of CHRISTABEL.
Galician form of EUGENIA.
Means "tulip" in Persian.
Romanian form of MATTHEW.
Roman praenomen, or given name, which is of uncertain meaning, probably of Etruscan origin. It may be related to the Late Latin word spurius "of illegitimate birth", which was derived from Etruscan srural "public".... Read
Means "unequaled, matchless" in Sanskrit.
From Japanese 晴 (haru) meaning "clear weather", 遥 (haru) meaning "distant, remote" or 春 (haru) meaning "spring" combined with 菜 (na) meaning "vegetables, greens". Other kanji combinations are possible.... Read
Alternate transcription of Japanese Kanji 颯太 (see SOUTA).... Read
Catalan form of VICTORIA.
Roman praenomen, or given name, meaning "tenth" in Latin.... Read
Old Persian form of CAMBYSES.
Alternate transcription of Russian/Bulgarian Николай (see NIKOLAY).... Read
Derived from Finnish hiljaisuus meaning "silence".
Brazilian Portuguese form of DOROTHEA.
From the Greek Ανθεια (Antheia), derived from ανθος (anthos) meaning "flower, blossom". This was an epithet of the Greek goddess Hera.... Read
From Sino-Korean 京 (gyeong) meaning "capital city" and 淑 (suk) meaning "good, pure, virtuous, charming". Other hanja character combinations are possible.... Read
Original masculine form of CECILIA.
Combination of MARIE and HÉLÈNE. It can also be used as a French form of MILENA.... Read
From the English word garnet for the precious stone, the birthstone of January. The word is derived from Middle English gernet meaning "dark red".... Read
Means "raven" in Irish. In Irish legend Bran was a mariner who was involved in several adventures.... Read
Old Norse form of TORSTEN.
Diminutive of GEORGI or EVGENI.
Originally a short form of Germanic names beginning with the element adal meaning "noble".... Read
Means "she who bumps into things" or "she who puts things in place" in Mohawk. Tekakwitha, also named Kateri, was the first Native American Catholic saint.... Read
Portuguese form of CAESARIUS.
Norwegian and Swedish form of ÞÓRGÍSL.... Read
Late Greek name derived from Greek σπυριδιον (spyridion) meaning "basket" or Latin spiritus meaning "spirit". Saint Spyridon was a 4th-century sheep farmer who became the bishop of Tremithus and suffered during the persecutions of Diocletian.... Read
Russian form of ARCHIPPOS.
Means "I was given" in Tswana.
Russian diminutive of ANNA.