Portuguese feminine form of CUSTODIO.
Hungarian form of SABINA.
Urdu form of RIDWAN, as well as an alternate Arabic transcription.... Read
From Sino-Vietnamese 姮 (hằng) meaning "lady".... Read
Means "flower" in Albanian.
Alternate transcription of Hindi/Marathi सुमित, Bengali সুমিত or Gurmukhi ਸੁਮਿਤ (see SUMIT).... Read
Means "descendant of the jarl", a derivative of the Old Norse word jarl meaning "chieftain, nobleman, earl".... Read
Greek form of HYACINTHUS.
Means "be meek" in Chewa.
Scandinavian form of RICMOD.
Feminine form of GOTELEIB. This was the name of an 11th-century Flemish saint who was murdered on her husband's orders.... Read
Catalan form of VICTORIA.
Brazilian Portuguese variant form of REUBEN.
Bulgarian form and Macedonian variant of DANICA.
Croatian and Serbian form of SVETLANA.
From Sino-Korean 俊 (jun) meaning "talented, handsome" combined with 鎬 (ho) meaning "stove, bright" or 昊 (ho) meaning "summer, sky, heaven". This name can be formed by other hanja character combinations as well.... Read
Short form of ALBERT and other names containing the element bert, often derived from the Germanic element beraht meaning "bright".... Read
Russian form of IGNATIUS.
Combination of GIANNI and FRANCO (2).
Medieval English form of Iohannes (see JOHN).
From a Sino-Korean compound meaning "wisdom", formed of the hanja characters 智 (ji) meaning "wisdom, intellect" and 慧 (hye) meaning "bright, intelligent". This name can also be formed from other character combinations.... Read
From Japanese 華 (ka) meaning "flower" and 蓮 (ren) meaning "lotus, water lily". Other combinations of kanji can also form this name.... Read
From a surname, originally from various English place names, derived from the Old Norse nickname Koli (meaning "coal, dark") and býr "town".... Read
From an Irish surname that was derived from Ó Sirideáin meaning "descendant of Sirideán". The name Sirideán means "searcher" in Gaelic.... Read
Means "dawn" in Albanian.
Possibly an elaborated form of JADE. This name came into general use in the 1960s, and was popularized in the 1990s by actress Jada Pinkett Smith (1971-).... Read
Diminutive of ROBERT or ROBERTA.
Anglicized form of COMHGHÁN.
From a surname that was derived from either the Welsh given name CYNBEL or the Old English given name CYNEBALD.... Read
Form of CLOPAS used in the Greek New Testament.
Portuguese variant form of BETHANY.
Dutch short form of JODOCUS, JUSTUS or JOZEF.
Croatian form of MARINELLA.
Old Germanic form of ROSALIND.
Romanian form of ELIZABETH.
Meaning uncertain, possibly a feminine form of DANIEL. It is found in Lithuania from at least 14th century, being borne by a sister of Vytautas the Great.... Read
Means "cleaned, purified" in Sanskrit.
Sardinian form of MARIUS.
From Hebrew בַּעַל זְבוּב (Ba'al Zevuv) meaning "lord of flies", possibly intended as a mocking alteration of בַּעַל זבל (Ba'al Zevul) meaning "Ba'al of the exalted house", one of the Canaanite names for their god BA'AL.... [more]... Read
Derived from the Old Norse elements borg "fortification" and hildr "battle". In Norse mythology she was the wife of Sigmund.... Read
Portuguese form of THEODOSIUS.
From a surname that originally denoted a person who was a marshal. The word marshal originally derives from Germanic marah "horse" and scalc "servant".... Read
Alternate transcription of Persian صادق (see SADEGH).... Read
Czech feminine form of Iustinus (see JUSTIN).
Means "girl" in German. It is not used as a name in Germany itself.... Read
Latinized form of DEIANEIRA.
Feminine form of DRAGOSLAV.
Romanian form of CAESAR, as well as a Brazilian Portuguese variant of CÉSAR.... Read
From Japanese 小 (ko) meaning "small" or 心 (ko) meaning "heart" combined with 春 (haru) meaning "spring". The compound word 小春 means "late summer". Other combinations of kanji characters can form this name as well.... Read
Means "flower" in Finnish.
Feminine diminutive of JON (1).
Form of BOAZ used in the Greek Old Testament.
This was the name assumed by the 18th-century Spanish Franciscan monk Miguel José Serra, a missionary to California. He named himself after one of Saint Francis's companions, who was named from Latin iuniperus "juniper".... Read
Italian, Spanish and Portuguese form of RUFINUS.
From an English surname meaning "son of EMERY". The surname was borne by Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882), an American writer and philosopher who wrote about transcendentalism.... Read
From a Scottish surname that was derived from the given name Bláán, which meant "yellow" in Gaelic. Saint Bláán was a 6th-century missionary to the Picts.... Read
Form of Eugenius (see EUGENE) in several languages.... Read
From a Scottish surname, originally derived from the English place name Grantham, which probably meant "gravelly homestead" in Old English. The surname was first taken to Scotland in the 12th century by the Norman baron William de Graham. A famous bearer was Alexander Graham Bell (1847-1922), the Scottish-Canadian-American inventor who... Read
Anglicized form of FIONNLAGH.
Means "affection, kindness" in Arabic.
Derived from Old Georgian ვეფხი (vepkhi) meaning "tiger".... Read
Breton and French form of the Brythonic name Arthmael, which was composed of the elements arth "bear" and mael "prince". This was the name of a 6th-century Welsh saint who founded abbeys in Brittany.... Read
Serbian, Macedonian and Latvian form of AGNES.
Means "sorrows" in Basque. It is a Basque equivalent of Dolores.... Read
Derived from the Germanic elements hros "horse" and mund "protection". The Normans introduced this name to England. It was subsequently influenced by the Latin phrase rosa munda "pure rose". This was the name of the mistress of Henry II, the king of England in the 12th century. She was possibly... Read
Means "God lives" in Ewe.
Means "generous" in Turkish.
Possibly means "enduring" from Greek τλαω (tlao) meaning "to endure". In Greek mythology he was a Titan punished by Zeus by being forced to support the heavens on his shoulders.... Read
Old Norse form of TORLEIF.
From Japanese 英 (hide) meaning "excellent, fine" and 明 (aki) meaning "bright", as well as other combinations of kanji.... Read
Derived from Greek πανθηρ (panther) meaning "panther", ultimately of Sanskrit origin, though folk etymology connects it to Greek παν (pan) "all" and θηραω (therao) "to hunt". According to some legends a Roman soldier named Panthera was the father of Jesus.... Read
Czech and Slovak form of DRAGOSLAV.
From an English surname that originally denoted a person who lived in a dell or valley.... Read
Hungarian diminutive of ILONA.