Icelandic form of EINDRIDE.
Means "ermine" in Inuktitut.
From Kazakh нұр (nur) meaning "light" (of Arabic origin) and ұлан (ulan) meaning "soldier".... Read
From the English word prince, a royal title, which comes ultimately from Latin princeps. This name was borne by the American musician Prince Rogers Nelson (1958-2016), who is known simply as Prince.... Read
Means "night's end, dawn" in Sanskrit.
Derived from Gaelic fiach meaning "raven". This was the name of a king in Irish legend.... Read
French form of JANUARIUS. Though now rare in France, it is more common in French-speaking parts of Africa.... Read
From Japanese 健 (ken) meaning "healthy, strong" or 研 (ken) meaning "study, sharpen" combined with 二 (ji) meaning "two". This name can also be formed from other combinations of kanji characters.... Read
From Sino-Vietnamese 蓮 (liên) meaning "lotus, water lily".... Read
Derived from Germanic kuni meaning "clan, family".
Diminutive of BOGDAN or SLOBODAN.
German feminine form of MAXIMILIAN.
Form of OWAIN used by the 12th-century French poet Chrétien de Troyes for his Arthurian tales.... Read
Latinized form of Veceslav (see VÁCLAV).
Latinized form of the Greek name Αλκαιος (Alkaios), derived from αλκη (alke) "strength". This was the name of a 7th-century BC lyric poet from the island of Lesbos.... Read
Bulgarian feminine form of NEDELJKO.
From the name of an Armenian river, also called the Aras.... Read
Means "gold" in Armenian.
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
Scandinavian variant of AGNES.
Old Germanic form of WALBURGA.
From an English surname, which was derived from the name of the town of Derby, meaning "deer town" in Old Norse.... Read
Brazilian Portuguese form of NEPTUNE.
From the Hebrew name יְהוֹאָשׁ (Yeho'ash), an extended form of יוֹאָשׁ (see JOASH). According to the Old Testament, this was the name of a king of Israel. He probably reigned in the 8th century BC.... Read
German and Scandinavian form of SUSANNA.
From Chinese 东 (dōng) meaning "east", 栋 (dòng) meaning "pillar, beam", or other characters that are pronounced similarly.... Read
Portuguese feminine form of Angelus (see ANGEL).
Russian form of ANGELINA.
Old Norse form of TORLEIF.
Kazakh and Kyrgyz form of AYGÜL.
Feminine form of Clemens or Clementius (see CLEMENT).... Read
Scottish Gaelic form of DAVID.
From the Old Norse name Hjálmarr meaning "helmeted warrior" from the element hjalmr "helmet" combined with arr "warrior".... Read
The name of a hobbit in J. R. R. Tolkien's novel 'The Lord of the Rings' (1954). His full given name was Samwise meaning "half wise" in Old English (the language used by Tolkien to represent the old hobbit speech).... Read
Alternate transcription of Japanese Kanji 協 or 京 or 郷 or 杏 (see KYOU).... Read
Macedonian form of EUPHROSYNE.
Latinized form of STANISLAV.
From the Akkadian name Nabu-apla-usur meaning "Nabu protect my son", derived from the god's name NABU combined with aplu meaning "son, heir" and an imperative form of naṣāru meaning "to protect". This was the name of a 7th-century BC king of the Babylonian Empire, the first of the Chaldean dynasty.... Read
Old Germanic cognate of OSBERT.
From a surname that was derived from a place name meaning "watch hill" in Old English.... Read
Means "memory" in Greek. In Greek mythology she was one of the original three muses, the muse of memory.... Read
Old Norse form of VEGARD.
Dutch and German variant of ARNOLD. This is also the Dutch word for "eagle".... Read
Hebrew and Dutch form of NOAH (1).
Derived from the Old Norse elements hallr "rock" and bjǫrn "bear".... Read
Derived from Hungarian szent meaning "holy, saint".... Read
Means "golden flower" in Mongolian.
Medieval Low German form of GEORGE.
From the Hebrew name יִשְׁמָעֵאל (Yishma'el) meaning "God will hear", from the roots שָׁמַע (shama') meaning "to hear" and אֵל ('el) meaning "God". In the Old Testament this is the name of a son of Abraham. He is the traditional ancestor of the Arab people. Also in the Old Testament,... Read
From a surname meaning "cliff" in Old English, originally belonging to a person who lived near a cliff.... Read
From Chinese 爱 (ài) meaning "love, affection", 蔼 (ǎi) meaning "friendly, lush", or other characters that are pronounced similarly.... Read
Derived from Arabic أمن (amina) meaning "feel safe". This was the name of the Prophet Muhammad's mother, who died when he was young.... Read
Means "last man" in Turkish.
Derived from Sanskrit रोहण (rohana) meaning "ascending".... Read
Romanian form of STELLA (1), derived from Latin stella meaning "star" (modern Romanian stea).... Read
Portuguese feminine form of Florentius (see FLORENCE).... Read
Roman name that was derived from VICTOR. This was the name of a ruler of the Gallic Empire in the 3rd century. It was also borne by the 4th-century Roman grammarian and philosopher Victorinus Afer as well as a few early saints.... Read
Diminutive of FRANK (1) or FRANCES.
Diminutive of GERALD, GERARD or GERALDINE.
Feminine form of WANJALA.
Means "honest, virtuous" in Arabic.
Spanish and Portuguese form of GODFREY.
Means "generous" in Hebrew. This is the name of a son of Aaron in the Old Testament. He was consumed by flames and killed when he offered unauthorized fire to God. It was also the name of the second king of Israel.... Read
Means "believer" in Arabic.
Means "bright, radiant" in Hebrew. This was the ancient name of the second month of the Jewish calendar.... Read
Derived from Persian kian "royal".
Derived from Irish fíon meaning "wine".
Alternate transcription of Arabic سميرة (see SAMIRA (1)).... Read
Combination of FRANÇOIS and MARIE.