Estonian form of NICHOLAS.
From Sanskrit मृदु (mridu) meaning "soft, delicate, gentle".... Read
Means "fern field" in Basque.
Meaning unknown. Libitina was the Roman goddess of funerals, corpses and death.... Read
Means "fierce, hot, passionate" in Sanskrit. This is a transcription of both the masculine form चण्ड and the feminine form चण्डा (an epithet of the Hindu goddess Durga).... Read
Russian and Bulgarian form of SERGIUS.
Anglicized form of CAIRBRE.
Created by the Lithuanian writer Vydūnas, who possibly derived it from a Sanskrit word meaning "destiny".... Read
Means "look, appearance" in Sanskrit.
Alternate transcription of Greek Γιωργος (see GIORGOS).... Read
From a surname that was derived from the medieval given name Royse, a variant of ROSE.... Read
Newer Scandinavian form of HRÓARR.
Dutch short form of BONIFAAS or SERVAAS.
From Sino-Korean 淑 (suk) meaning "good, pure, virtuous, charming" and 子 (ja) meaning "child". Other hanja characters can form this name as well. Korean feminine names ending with the character 子 (a fashionable name suffix in Japan, read as -ko in Japanese) declined in popularity after 1945 when Korea was... Read
Macedonian and Serbian diminutive of ALEKSANDAR.
Dutch, Scandinavian and Finnish form of Franciscus (see FRANCIS).... Read
From the English word modesty, ultimately from Latin modestus "moderate", a derivative of modus "measure".... Read
Means "fawn" in Hebrew. This makes it a modern variant of the Classical Hebrew name Ophrah.... Read
Alternate transcription of Arabic حسام (see HUSAM).... Read
Means "conception" in Spanish. This name is given in reference to the Immaculate Conception of the Virgin Mary. A city in Chile bears this name.... Read
Swedish variant form of ÁSBJǪRN.
Means "empress" in Spanish.
French masculine and feminine form of LEONIDAS.
Danish diminutive of EDITH, DOROTHEA or names containing dit. It was popularized by Martin Andersen Nexø's novel 'Ditte, Child of Man' (1921) and the film adaptation (1946).... Read
Italian form of FERDINAND.
Portuguese feminine form of DESIDERIO.
Alternate transcription of Greek Ειρηνη (see IRINI).... Read
Means "servant of JESUS" in Scottish Gaelic.
Esperanto diminutive of JOHN or JOSEPH.
Old Norse form of JOSTEIN.
Diminutive of YEKATERINA.
Old Germanic form of MANFRED.
Means "joy, happiness" in Hebrew.
Originally a short form of Germanic names beginning with the element ald "old", and possibly also with adal "noble".... Read
From Kazakh нұр (nur) meaning "light" (of Arabic origin) and асыл (asyl) meaning "precious, noble".... Read
From Greek Βακχος (Bakchos), derived from ιαχο (iacho) meaning "to shout". This was another name of the Greek god Dionysos, and it was also the name that the Romans commonly used for him.... Read
Estonian form of KYLLIKKI.
Means "work hard" in Chewa.
From the name of the tropical flower, which was named for the Scottish naturalist Alexander Garden (1730-1791).... Read
Georgian form of MURTADA.
Means "liberated, set free" in Sanskrit.
Alternate transcription of Hebrew פִּינְחָס (see PINCHAS).... Read
Dutch and Scandinavian form of JASPER. This is the name of a friendly ghost in an American series of cartoons and comic books (beginning 1945).... Read
Means "violet flower" in Hebrew.
Finnish form of NOAH (1).
Means "lion" in Tswana and Sotho. Tau was the name of the last ruler of the Rolong in South Africa (18th century).... Read
Dutch diminutive of JOHAN.
Feminine form of CHRYSANTHOS.
Germanic name derived from the element wig meaning "war".... Read
Alternate transcription of Kazakh Болат (see BOLAT).... Read
Means "my father is the night dew" in Hebrew. She is the fifth wife of David in the Old Testament.... Read
Roman cognomen that was derived from Latin flos meaning "flower".... Read
German form of CHARLES. Two noteworthy bearers of the name were the German mathematician Carl Gauss (1777-1855), who made contributions to number theory and algebra as well as physics and astronomy, and the Swiss psychologist Carl Jung (1875-1961), who founded analytical psychology. It was imported to America in the 19th... Read
Italian form of KATYUSHA.
Russian form of NICODEMUS.
Hungarian form of BALTHAZAR.
Means "rose garden" in Persian.
Brazilian Portuguese variant of CESÁRIO.
Means "appellations, names" in Arabic. This was the name of a daughter of Abu Bakr, the first caliph of the Muslims.... Read
Old Germanic form of ALFONSO.
From Sanskrit कुल (kula) meaning "family" and दीप (dipa) meaning "lamp, light".... Read
Means "grace of Ba'al" from Phoenician hann "grace" combined with the name of the god BA'AL. Hannibal was the Carthaginian general who threatened Rome during the Second Punic War in the 3rd century BC.... Read
Diminutive of JOSEPHINE. It can also be inspired by the English word posy for a bunch of flowers.... Read
Old Germanic form of BRÜNHILD.
Czech and Russian form of BRONISŁAW.
Finnish form of LAURENCE (1).
Variant of KAJA (1). Note, this is primarily a masculine name in Sweden (see KAJ (1)).... Read
Greek form of DEMOCRITUS.
Diminutive of EDWARD or EDMUND. It has been used since the 14th century, and may have had root in the medieval affectionate phrase mine Ed, which was later reinterpreted as my Ned.... Read
Scandinavian cognate of RAYNER.
Russian form of GREGORY. This name was borne by the Russian mystic Grigoriy Rasputin (1869-1916), more commonly known by only his surname.... Read
Icelandic form of Þórr (see THOR).
Tamil variant of SUBRAHMANYA.
Swiss German form of NICHOLAS.
Means "crown" in Hebrew. In the Old Testament Atarah is a minor character, the wife of Jerahmeel.... Read
Means "almost there" in Navajo.