Means "beautiful, pretty" in Tagalog.
Dutch variant of DIEDERIK.
Alternate transcription of Bulgarian Любомир (see LYUBOMIR).... Read
From an English surname, which was derived from the name of the town of Derby, meaning "deer town" in Old Norse.... Read
Russian form of Karpos (see CARPUS).
From Japanese 優 (yuu) meaning "excellence, superiority, gentleness", 悠 (yuu) meaning "distant, leisurely", 勇 (yuu) meaning "brave", or other kanji that are pronounced the same way.... Read
From Japanese 結 (yui) meaning "tie, bind" and 菜 (na) meaning "vegetables, greens". Other kanji combinations are possible.... Read
Southern Italian form of MANFRED.
Scandinavian form of MARGARET.
Diminutive of ADOLFO or RODOLFO.
Old Slavic form of SIMON (1).
Russian form of BARTHOLOMEW.
Derived from the English word maverick meaning "independent". The word itself is derived from the surname of a 19th-century Texas rancher who did not brand his calves.... Read
Italian diminutive of ERASMUS.
Alternate transcription of Bulgarian Десислава (see DESISLAVA).... Read
From Japanese 真 (shin) meaning "real, genuine" or other kanji with the same pronunciation.... Read
From a Slavic element, possibly nyni "now", combined with slava "glory".... Read
Feminine form of MALCOLM.
From Balinese wayah meaning "old, mature", ultimately from Sanskrit वयस् (vayas) meaning "energy, strength, age". This name is traditionally given to the first-born child.... Read
Old Norse form of ARNFINN.
Ancient Greek form of NICODEMUS.
Latinized form of Λαζαρος (Lazaros), a Greek form of ELEAZAR used in the New Testament. Lazarus was a man from Bethany, the brother of Mary and Martha, who was restored to life by Jesus.... Read
Russian form of PANCRATIUS.
Means "martyrdom" in Spanish.
Form of ZACHARIAS used in the Latin Bible.
Anglicized form of ISEABAIL.
Variant of LLYWELYN influenced by Latin leo "lion".... Read
Feminine form of NONUS. It was also used in 19th-century England, derived directly from Latin nonus "ninth" and traditionally given to the ninth-born child.... Read
Latinized form of the Greek name Ελευθεριος (Eleutherios), which meant "free". This was the name of a 2nd-century pope, as well as several saints.... Read
Derived from Hebrew לָבָן (lavan) meaning "white". In the Old Testament this is the name of the father of Rachel and Leah.... Read
Russian form of NICODEMUS.
Old Germanic form of HILMAR.
From an English surname that meant "son of HARRY". This was the surname of two American presidents, William Henry Harrison (1773-1841) and his grandson Benjamin Harrison (1833-1901). The actor Harrison Ford (1942-), who starred in such movies as 'Star Wars' and 'Indiana Jones', is a famous bearer.... Read
Slovak and Faroese form of LYDIA.
Derived from the Germanic elements sigu "victory" and hild "battle".... Read
Alternate transcription of Kazakh Айна (see AYNA).... Read
Irish diminutive of MARY.
Means "friend" in Arabic.
Feminine form of CLEMENT.
Form of THOMAS used in several languages.
Ancient Roman form of JULIAN.
Means "be happy", from Turkish şen "happy".
Portuguese form of Patricius (see PATRICK).
Diminutive of MATEJ or MATIJA.
Means "nasturtium" in French. This was the stage name of the French actress and model Capucine (1928-1990).... Read
Late Latin name that was derived from CAESAR. Saint Caesarius was a 6th-century bishop of Arles.... Read
French feminine form of RAPHAEL.
Derived from the Slavic elements bratu "brother" and slava "glory".... Read
Derived from the Germanic elements frid "peace" and mari "famous".... Read
Combination of LISA and ANNE (1).
Roman cognomen that was derived from the cognomen RUFUS. It was borne by several early saints.... Read
Medieval name, a masculine form of AMICE. It appears in the medieval French poem 'Amis and Amiles', about two friends who make sacrifices for one another.... Read
Feminine elaboration of JODY.
Means "acquired" in Hebrew. In Genesis in the Old Testament Cain is the first son of Adam and Eve. He killed his brother Abel after God accepted Abel's offering of meat instead of his offering of plant-based foods. After this Cain was banished to be a wanderer.... Read
Means "rose skin" in Turkish.
From Japanese 大 (dai) meaning "big, great" and 輔 (suke) meaning "help". Other kanji combinations are possible.... Read
Portuguese form of DENIS, used mainly in Portugal as opposed to Brazil (where Dênis is more common).... Read
Derived from Avestan nairyo "male" and sangha "word". Nairyosangha was a Zoroastrian Yazata (or angel) who served as a messenger for Ahura Mazda.... Read
From an Irish surname that was an Anglicized form of Ó Rabhartaigh meaning "descendant of Rabhartach". The given name Rabhartach means "flood tide".... Read
From Japanese 舞 (mai) meaning "dance" or 麻衣 (mai) meaning "linen robe". It can also come from 真 (ma) meaning "real, genuine" combined with 愛 (ai) meaning "love, affection". Other kanji or kanji combinations can also form this name.... Read
Means "God is merciful" in Igbo.
Means "snorting" in Hebrew. Nahor is the name of both the grandfather and a brother of Abraham in the Old Testament.... Read
Derived from Thai สม (som) "worthy" and ศักดิ์ (sak) "power, honour".... Read
Means "sea" in Ugaritic. Yam was the Ugaritic god of the sea, also associated with chaos, storms and destruction. He was a son of the chief god El.... Read
Ukrainian form of GREGORY.
Means "king's daughter" in Igbo.
Old Norse form of ODDBJØRN.
Means "mercy" in Old Norse. This was the name of a Norse goddess of healing and medicine.... Read
Italian, Spanish and Portuguese form of SEVERINUS.
Means "meritorious" in Esperanto.
Means "battle of victory" from Greek νικη (nike) "victory" and μαχη (mache) "battle".... Read
Combination of MARÍA and JOSÉ, the names of the parents of Jesus.... Read
From Turkish er meaning "brave man" and tuğrul, referring to a mythical bird of prey.... Read
Breton diminutive of PER.
Short form of VANESSA and other names ending in nessa.... Read
Serbian and Croatian diminutive of MIHAILO, MIHAEL, MIROSLAV and other names beginning with a similar sound.... Read
Short form of LAURENS or EMERENS.
Means "stone pine" in Finnish.
From Japanese 百 (momo) meaning "hundred" or 桃 (momo) meaning "peach" combined with 子 (ko) meaning "child". This name can be constructed from other kanji combinations as well.... Read
Derived from the Slavic elements dobru "good" and gosti "guest".... Read
Derived from the Germanic elements gawia "territory" and frid "peace".... Read
Yiddish form of Natan (see NATHAN).
Turkish feminine form of SAMI (2).