Links

Reference

 Ethnologue  Provides information on practically any language in existence.
 Wikipedia  A huge online encyclopedia.
 Encyclopedia Mythica  A mythological encyclopedia.
 Greek Mythology Link  All about Greek mythology.
 King Arthur & the Knights of the Round Table
 Onelook Dictionaries  Allows you to search several different online dictionaries (including this one) at once.
 YourDictionary.com  A listing of online dictionaries and other language tools.
 Omniglot  Writing systems and languages of the world.
 Blue Letter Bible  All words are clickable.
 Hebrew Bible  Hebrew fonts required.
 Greek New Testament
 Lists of Rulers  Lists of kings, emperors, and rulers from all times and places.
 List of Saints  Saints with brief biographies.

Etymology

 Online Etymology Dictionary  English word etymologies.
 Take Our Word for It  A weekly etymology magazine.
 Dave Wilton's Etymology Page  Origins of several words.
 Etymologies of Chinese Characters  Origin of Chinese characters as used in Japan.
 Pandora's Word Box  The ideas and etymology behind words.

Surnames

 Behind the Surname  Sister site to Behind the Name.
 Ancestry.com
 Last Names Meanings Dictionary
 Czech Surnames

General First Name Sites

General
 Medieval Names Archive  Lots of interesting information.
 An Onomastikon by Kate Monk
 A Bibliography of Personal Names
 Unusual, Unique and Creative Names
 American Name Society  Devoted to all aspects of all types of names.
 BabyNames.ch
 Baby Name Guide  Names by category.
 Babynamer.com  Extensive collection of names.
 What's in a Name
 Nancy's Baby Names
 American Nameday Calendar of First Names

Humour and Fun
 Barrel Full of Names
 The Modern Humorist's Baby Naming Guide
 Baby Name Genie
 Name of the Year
 Boys and Girls  In 3 minutes, guess as many of the top 50 names as you can!

Specific First Name Sites

African Names
 African Names
 Nigerian Names
 Nigerian Names

Albanian Names
 Albanian Names @ About Names

Arabic Names
 Arabic Masculine Names and Feminine Names
 The Meaning of Arabic Names  Only a handful of names.

Armenian Names
 Armenian Male Names and Armenian Female Names
 Armenian Names
 Armenian Names

Azeri Names
 Pronunciation and Meaning of Azeri Names  (including audio files)

Basque Names
 Basque Masculine Names and Feminine Names

Bulgarian Names
 Bulgarian Names  (In Bulgarian)
 Bulgarian Names  (In Bulgarian)
 Bulgarian Names  (In Bulgarian)

Chinese Names
 Chinese Name Translation

Cornish Names
 Cornish Names

Croatian Names see Serbian and Croatian Names

Czech and Slovak Names
 Czech Names  (in Czech)

Danish Names
 Danish Name Popularity
 Danish Names  (in Danish)
 Nordic Names  Danish, Finnish, Norwegian, Swedish (and more) names.
 Old Norse Names

Dutch Names
 Voornamen Databank  Very comprehensive database of given names.
 Germanic Names in the Low Lands before 1150

Elvish Names
 Elvish Names

Estonian Names
 Pronunciation and Meaning of Estonian Names  (including audio files)

Finnish Names
 Finnish Name Pronunciation
 Finnish Names  (in Finnish)
 Finnish Name Translations  (in Finnish)
 Finnish Names  (in Finnish)
 Nordic Names  Danish, Finnish, Norwegian, Swedish (and more) names.

French Names
 E-Prenoms  (In French)
 Nominis  (in French)
 Meilleurs Prenoms  (In French)
 Prenoms.com  (In French)

Georgian Names
 Georgian Names
 Georgian Names  (In Georgian)
 Georgian Names  (In Georgian)

German Names
 Onomastik  (in German)
 Dein Namens Lexikon  (In German)
 1000 Vornamen  (in German)
 Vornamen Lexikon  (In German)
 Vornamen Verzeichnis  (In German)
 Germanic Names in the Low Lands before 1150

Greek Names
 Greek Names and Namedays  (in Greek)
 Deciphering Hellenic Names
 Lexicon of Greek Personal Names  Ancient Greek names.

Hebrew Names see Jewish Names

Hungarian Names
 Hungarian Names  (In Hungarian)
 Hungarian Names  (in Hungarian)

Icelandic Names
 Nordic Names  Danish, Finnish, Norwegian, Swedish (and more) names.
 Old Norse Names

Indian Names
 Index of Sanskrit Names  In progress.
 Indian Baby Names
 Tamil Names

Iranian Names
 Iranian Names
 Zoroastrian Names

Irish Names
 Irish Names @ NameNerds
 Baby Names of Ireland
 Names of Ireland

Italian Names
 Nomi Propri  (In Italian)
 L'Italia dei Nomi  (In Italian)

Japanese Names
 Japanese Baby Names and Meanings
 Japanese Names @ About Names
 Common Japanese Names  (In Kanji)
 Kanji-Fandom  Get the Kanji for your foreign name.

Jewish Names
 My Hebrew Name
 Jewish Given Names  Slides from a presentation.

Lithuanian Names
 Lithuanian Names  (In Lithuanian)

Manx Names
 Manx Christian Names

Maori Names
 Maori Translations of European Names

Norwegian Names
 Norwegian First Names  The most popular names in Norway.
 Norwegian Name Frequency  (in Norwegian)
 Nordic Names  Danish, Finnish, Norwegian, Swedish (and more) names.
 Old Norse Names

Persian Names see Iranian Names

Polish Names
 Polish Names and Namedays  (in Polish)

Portuguese Names
 Origem e Significado dos Nomes  (In Portuguese)

Roman Names
 On Choosing a Roman Name

Romanian Names
 Romanian Names  (in Romanian)

Russian Names
 Russian Names  (in Russian)
 Russian Names  (in Russian)
 Russian Names  (In French)
 Pronunciation and Meaning of Russian Names  (including audio files)
 Popular Russian Names For Girls  With pronunciations and transcriptions.
 A Dictionary of Period Russian Names

Scottish Names
 Scottish Names @ NameNerds

Serbian and Croatian Names
 Croatian Names  (in Croatian)
 Croatian Names Database
 Serbian and Croatian Names  (in Serbian/Croatian)

Slovak Names see Czech and Slovak Names

Slovene Names
 Slovene First Name Translations
 Slovene Name Frequency

Spanish Names
 Nombres para tu Bebe  (in Spanish)

Swedish Names
 Swedish Names  (In Swedish)
 Swedish Name Frequency
 Nordic Names  Danish, Finnish, Norwegian, Swedish (and more) names.
 Old Norse Names

Tatar Names
 West Siberian Tatar Names

Ukrainian Names
 Ukrainian Names

Vietnamese Names
 Vietnamese Names

Welsh Names
 Welsh Names

Commercial Sites

 MyNameNecklace  Get a necklace with your name on it.
 Celebrate Your Name Day  Calendar with names on it.
 Chinese Name Translation  Have your name translated into Chinese.
 Historical Research Center  Surname histories and coats of arms.
 Word Stones  Have your name engraved on a small stone!
 Andy the Name Bender  Name necklaces and badges.
 Grandma Helen's House  Religious name meanings.
 Once Upon A Name  Baby names and gifts.
 Lacy Metals  Spoons with names for handles.
 First Name Meanings  Name scrolls.
 Tattoos By Design  Have your name translated into another language.
 First Name Books  Books about individual first names
 All About Names  Name software and supplies.
 Wow Imports  Personalized name necklaces.