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LIJSBETH   f   Dutch
Dutch form of ELIZABETH.
LILA (1)   f   Indian, Hindi
Means "play, amusement" in Sanskrit.
LILA (2)   f   English
Variant of LEILA.
LILAC   f   English (Rare)
From the name of the shrub with purple or white flowers. It is derived via Arabic from Persian.
LILACH   f   Hebrew
Means "lilac" in Hebrew.
LILAVATI   f   Indian, Hindi (Rare)
Means "amusing, charming, graceful" in Sanskrit. The 12th-century mathematician Bhaskara named one of his systems of mathematics after his daughter Lilavati. This was also the name of a 13th-century queen of Sri Lanka.
LÍLE   f   Irish
Irish form of LILY.
LILEAS   f   Scottish
Scottish form of LILLIAN.
LILI   f   German, French, Hungarian
German, French and Hungarian diminutive of ELISABETH, also sometimes connected to the German word lilie meaning "lily". In Hungarian, it can also be diminutive of KAROLINA or JÚLIA.
LILIA   f   Spanish, Italian, Russian, Ukrainian
Spanish and Italian form of LILY, as well as a Russian and Ukrainian variant transcription of LILIYA.
LÍLIAN   f   Portuguese (Brazilian)
Portuguese variant of LILLIAN.
LILIAN   f & m   English, French
English variant of LILLIAN, as well as a French masculine form.
LILIÁNA   f   Hungarian
Hungarian form of LILLIAN.
LILIANE   f   French
French form of LILLIAN.
LILIANNE   f   French (Rare)
Variant of LILIANE.
LILIAS   f   Scottish
Scottish form of LILLIAN.
LILIBET   f   English
Diminutive of ELIZABETH.
LILIBETH   f   English
Diminutive of ELIZABETH.
LILIJA   f   Lithuanian, Latvian
Lithuanian and Latvian cognate of LILY.
LILIJANA   f   Slovene
Slovene form of LILLIAN.
LILITA   f   Latvian
Latvian form of LILITH.
LILITH   f   Near Eastern Mythology, Judeo-Christian Legend
Derived from Akkadian lilitu meaning "of the night". This was the name of a demon in ancient Assyrian myths. In Jewish tradition she was Adam's first wife, sent out of Eden and replaced by Eve because she would not submit to him. The offspring of Adam (or Samael) and Lilith were the evil spirits of the world.
LILIYA   f   Russian, Ukrainian, Bulgarian
Russian, Ukrainian and Bulgarian cognate of LILY.
LILJA   f   Icelandic, Finnish
Icelandic and Finnish cognate of LILY.
LILJANA   f   Macedonian
Macedonian form of LILLIAN.
LILLA   f   Hungarian
Hungarian diminutive of LÍVIA or LÍDIA.
LILLI   f   German, Finnish
German variant of LILI and a Finnish variant of LILJA.
LILLIA   f   English
Short form of LILLIAN or an elaborated form of LILY.
LILLIAN   f   English
Probably originally a diminutive of ELIZABETH. It may also be considered an elaborated form of LILY, from the Latin word for "lily" lilium. This name has been used in England since the 16th century.
LILLIANA   f   English (Modern)
Variant of LILLIAN.
LILLIAS   f   Scottish
Scottish form of LILLIAN.
LILLIE   f   English
Variant of LILY.
LILLY   f   English, Swedish, Norwegian, Danish
English variant of LILY. It is also used in Scandinavia, as a form of LILY or a diminutive of ELISABETH.
LILO   f   German
Short form of LISELOTTE.
LILOU   f   French
Either a diminutive of French names containing the sound lee or a combination of LILI and LOUISE.
LILY   f   English
From the name of the flower, a symbol of purity. The word is ultimately derived from Latin lilium.
LILYA   f   Russian, Ukrainian
Variant transcription of LILIYA.
LILYANA   f   Bulgarian
Bulgarian form of LILLIAN.
LIM   m & f   Chinese
Hokkien Chinese form of LIN.
LIMBANI   m & f   Southern African, Chewa
Means "be strong" in Chewa.
LIMBIKANI   m & f   Southern African, Chewa
Means "work hard" in Chewa.
LIN   m & f   Chinese
From Chinese (lín) meaning "forest" or (lín) meaning "fine jade, gem". Other characters can also form this name.
LINA (1)   f   Arabic
Means either "palm tree" or "tender" in Arabic.
LINA (2)   f   English, Italian, Swedish, Danish, Norwegian, Lithuanian, Croatian
Short form of names ending in lina.
LINA (3)   f   Indian, Hindi
Means "absorbed, united" in Sanskrit.
LINAS   m   Lithuanian
Lithuanian form of LINUS. This is also the Lithuanian word for "flax" (a cognate of the name's root).
LINCOLN   m   English
From a surname which was originally from the name of a city in England, derived from Brythonic lindo "lake, pool" and Latin colonia "colony". This name is usually given in honour of Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865), president of the United States during the American Civil War.
LINDA   f   English, Dutch, German, Italian, Swedish, Norwegian, Danish, Icelandic, French, Latvian, Finnish, Hungarian, Czech, Slovak, Ancient Germanic
Originally a medieval short form of Germanic names containing the element linde meaning "soft, tender". It also coincides with the Spanish and Portuguese word linda meaning "beautiful".
LINDEN   m   English
From a German surname which was derived from linde meaning "lime tree".
LINDITA   f   Albanian
Means "the day is born" in Albanian, from lind "to give birth" and ditë "day".
LINDIWE   f   Southern African, Zulu
Means "have waited" in Zulu.
LINDON   m   English (Rare)
From a surname which was a variant of LYNDON.
LINDSAY   f & m   English, Scottish
From an English and Scottish surname which was originally derived from the name of the region Lindsey, which means "LINCOLN island" in Old English. As a given name it was typically masculine until the 1960s (in Britain) and 1970s (in America) when it became popular for girls, probably due to its similarity to Linda and because of American actress Lindsay Wagner (1949-).
LINDSEY   f & m   English, Scottish
Variant of LINDSAY.
LINDSIE   f   English (Rare)
Variant of LINDSAY.
LINDY   m & f   English
Originally this was a masculine name, coming into use in America in 1927 when the dance called the Lindy Hop became popular. The dance was probably named for aviator Charles Lindbergh. Later this name was used as a diminutive of LINDA.
LINE   f   Danish, Norwegian, French
Short form of CAROLINE and other names ending in line.
LINETTE   f   English
Variant of LYNETTE.
LINFORD   m   English (Rare)
From a surname which was originally taken from place names meaning either "flax ford" or "lime tree ford" in Old English.
LING   f & m   Chinese
From Chinese (líng) meaning "spirit, soul", (líng) meaning "bell, chime", or other Chinese characters which are pronounced similarly.
LINH   f & m   Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese (linh) meaning "spirit, soul".
LINN   f   Swedish, Norwegian
Short form of LINNÉA and other names containing the same sound.
LINNAEA   f   English (Rare)
From the word for the type of flower, also called the twinflower (see LINNÉA).
LINNÉA   f   Swedish
From the name of a flower, also known as the twinflower. The Swedish botanist Carolus Linnaeus named it after himself, it being his favourite flower.
LINNET   f   English (Rare)
Either a variant of LYNETTE or else from the name of the small bird, a type of finch.
LINNETTE   f   English (Rare)
Variant of LYNETTE.
LINNIE   f   English
Diminutive of LINDA and other names beginning with Lin.
LINO   m   Italian, Spanish, Portuguese, Galician
Italian, Spanish, Portuguese and Galician form of LINUS.
LINOS   m   Greek Mythology, Ancient Greek
Greek form of LINUS.
LINSAY   f   English (Rare)
Variant of LINDSAY.
LINSEY   f   English
Variant of LINDSAY.
LINTON   m   English
From a surname which was originally from place names meaning either "flax town" or "lime tree town" in Old English.
LINUS   m   Greek Mythology (Latinized), Ancient Greek (Latinized), German, Swedish, Norwegian, Danish
From the Greek name Λινος (Linos) meaning "flax". In Greek legend he was the son of the god Apollo, who accidentally killed him in a contest. Another son of Apollo by this name was the music teacher of Herakles. The name was also borne by the second pope, serving after Saint Peter in the 1st century. In modern times this was the name of a character in Charles Schulz's comic strip 'Peanuts'.
LINWOOD   m   English
From a surname which was originally from a place name meaning "stream forest" in Old English.
LINZA   f   Ancient Germanic
Old Germanic form of LINDA.
LINZI   f   English (Rare)
Variant of LINDSAY.
LIONEL   m   French, English
French diminutive of LÉON. A notable bearer is Argentine soccer star Lionel Messi (1987-).
LIOR   m & f   Hebrew
Means "light for me" in Hebrew.
LIORA   f   Hebrew
Strictly feminine form of LIOR.
LIORIT   f   Hebrew
Strictly feminine form of LIOR.
LIOUBA   f   Russian
Variant transcription of LYUBA.
LIR   m   Irish Mythology (Anglicized)
Variant of LER based on the genitive case of the name.
LIRON   m & f   Hebrew
Means "song for me" or "joy for me" in Hebrew.
LIS   f   Danish, Swedish, Norwegian
Short form of ELISABET.
LISA   f   English, German, Dutch, Swedish, Norwegian, Danish, Italian
Short form of ELIZABETH, ELISABETH, ELISABET or ELISABETTA. This is the name of the subject of one of the world's most famous paintings, the 'Mona Lisa', the portrait of Lisa del Giocondo by Leonardo da Vinci.
LISANDRO   m   Spanish
Spanish form of LYSANDER.
LISANNE   f   Dutch
Combination of LISA and ANNE (1).
LISBET   f   Swedish, Norwegian, Danish
Scandinavian short form of ELISABET.
LISBETH   f   German
German short form of ELISABETH.
LISELOT   f   Dutch
Dutch variant of LISELOTTE.
LISELOTT   f   Swedish
Swedish variant of LISELOTTE.
LISELOTTE   f   Danish, Swedish, Dutch, German
Contraction of LISE and CHARLOTTE.
LISETTE   f   French, English
Diminutive of ÉLISABETH.
LISHA   f   English
Short form of ALICIA, FELICIA, and other names ending with the same sound.
LISS   f   Norwegian
Short form of ELISABET.
LISSA   f   English
Short form of MELISSA.
LISSI   f   Danish
Diminutive of ELISABET.
LITA   f   English
Short form of names ending in lita. This name was brought to the public eye in the 1920s due to Lita Grey (1908-1995), who was the second wife of Charlie Chaplin. Her birth name was Lillita Louise MacMurray.
LITAL   f   Hebrew
Means "my dew" in Hebrew.
LIUCIJA   f   Lithuanian
Lithuanian form of LUCIA.
LIUDVIKA   f   Lithuanian
Lithuanian feminine form of LUDWIG.
LIUDVIKAS   m   Lithuanian
Lithuanian form of LUDWIG.
LIUPOLD   m   Ancient Germanic
Old Germanic form of LEOPOLD.
LIÙSAIDH   f   Scottish
Scottish form of LUCIA.
LIV (1)   f   Swedish, Norwegian, Danish
Derived from the Old Norse name Hlíf meaning "protection". Its use has been influenced by the modern Scandinavian word liv meaning "life".
LIV (2)   f   English
Short form of OLIVIA.
LÍVIA   f   Portuguese, Hungarian, Slovak
Portuguese, Hungarian and Slovak form of LIVIA (1).
LIVIA (1)   f   Italian, Romanian, Ancient Roman
Feminine form of LIVIUS. This was the name of the wife of the Roman emperor Augustus.
LIVIA (2)   f   English
Short form of OLIVIA.
LIVIANA   f   Italian, Ancient Roman
Feminine form of the Roman family name Livianus, which was itself derived from the family name LIVIUS.
LIVIANUS   m   Ancient Roman
Latin masculine form of LIVIANA.
LIVIE   f   French, Czech
French and Czech feminine form of LIVIUS.
LIVIO   m   Italian
Italian form of LIVIUS.
LIVIU   m   Romanian
Romanian form of LIVIUS.
LIVIUS   m   Ancient Roman
Roman family name which may be related to either Latin liveo "to envy" or lividus "blue, envious". Titus Livius, also known as Livy, was a Roman historian who wrote a history of the city of Rome.
LIVNA   f   Hebrew
Means "white" in Hebrew.
LIVNAT   f   Hebrew
Variant of LIVNA.
LIVVY   f   English
Diminutive of OLIVIA.
LIVY   m   History
Form of LIVIUS used to refer to the Roman historian Titus Livius.
LIWIA   f   Polish
Polish form of LIVIA (1).
LIZ   f   English
Short form of ELIZABETH. This is the familiar name of actress Elizabeth Taylor (1932-).
LIZA   f   English, Russian
Short form of ELIZABETH or YELIZAVETA.
LIZAVETA   f   Russian
Short form of YELIZAVETA.
LIZBETH   f   English
Short form of ELIZABETH.
LIZETTE   f   English
Diminutive of ELIZABETH.
LIZZIE   f   English
Diminutive of ELIZABETH.
LIZZY   f   English
Diminutive of ELIZABETH.
LJERKA   f   Croatian, Serbian, Slovene
Derived from South Slavic lijer meaning "lily".
LJILJA   f   Serbian
Short form of LJILJANA.
LJILJANA   f   Serbian, Croatian
Derived from South Slavic ljiljan meaning "lily".
LJUBA   f   Serbian, Croatian, Czech, Slovene, Macedonian
From the Slavic element lyuby meaning "love".
LJUBAN   m   Serbian, Croatian
Serbian and Croatian form of LYUBEN.
LJUBE   m   Macedonian
Diminutive of LJUBOMIR.
LJUBEN   m   Macedonian
Macedonian form of LYUBEN.
LJUBENA   f   Macedonian
Macedonian feminine form of LYUBEN.
LJUBICA   f   Serbian, Croatian, Macedonian, Slovene
From the Slavic element lyuby meaning "love" combined with a diminutive suffix. It can also come from Serbo-Croatian ljubicica meaning "violet".
LJUBO   m   Croatian, Serbian
Diminutive of LJUBOMIR.
LJUBOMIR   m   Croatian, Serbian, Macedonian
Croatian, Serbian and Macedonian form of LUBOMÍR.
LJUDMIL   m   Macedonian
Macedonian masculine form of LUDMILA.
LJUDMILA   f   Slovene
Slovene form of LUDMILA.
LJUPCHO   m   Macedonian
Variant transcription of LJUPČO.
LJUPČO   m   Macedonian
Diminutive of LJUBOMIR.
LLEU   m   Welsh Mythology
Probably a Welsh form of LUGUS. In the Mabinogion, Lleu Llaw Gyffes is the son of Arianrhod. He was raised by his uncle Gwydion, who helped him overcome the curses that his mother placed upon him.
LLEUCU   f   Welsh
Welsh form of LUCIA.
LLEW   m   Welsh, Welsh Mythology
Variant of LLEU. It can also be a short form of LLEWELYN. It coincides with the Welsh word llew meaning "lion".
LLEWELLA   f   Welsh
Feminine form of LLYWELYN.
LLEWELLYN   m   Welsh
Variant of LLEWELYN.
LLEWELYN   m   Welsh
Variant of LLYWELYN influenced by the Welsh word llew "lion".
LLINOS   f   Welsh
Means "linnet, finch" in Welsh. The linnet (species Linaria cannabina) is a small European bird in the finch family.
LLORENÇ   m   Catalan
Catalan form of Laurentius (see LAURENCE (1)).
LLOYD   m   English
From a surname which was derived from Welsh llwyd meaning "grey". The composer Andrew Lloyd Webber (1948-) is a famous bearer of this name.
LLUC   m   Catalan
Catalan form of LUKE.
LLÚCIA   f   Catalan
Catalan form of LUCIA.
LLUÍS   m   Catalan
Catalan form of LOUIS.
LLUÏSA   f   Catalan
Catalan feminine form of LOUIS.
LLYR   m   Welsh Mythology
Means "the sea" in Welsh. This was the name of the Welsh god of the sea. He possibly forms the basis for the legendary King Lear of the Britons.
LLYWELLYN   m   Welsh (Rare)
Variant of LLYWELYN.
LLYWELYN   m   Welsh
Possibly a Welsh form of the old Celtic name Lugubelenus, a combination of the names of the gods LUGUS and BELENUS. Alternatively it may be derived from Welsh llyw "leader". This was the name of several Welsh rulers, notably the 13th-century Llywelyn the Great who fought against England.
LOAN   m   French
Variant of ELOUAN.
LOANE   f   French (Rare)
Feminine form of ELOUAN.
LOANN   m   French (Rare)
Variant of ELOUAN.
LOCHAN   m   Indian, Hindi
Means "the eye" in Sanskrit.
LOCHANA   f   Indian, Hindi
Feminine form of LOCHAN.
LOCHLAINN   m   Irish
Irish form of LACHLAN.
LOCHLANN   m   Irish
Irish form of LACHLAN.
LOCKIE   m   Scottish
Diminutive of LACHLAN.
LODEWIJK   m   Dutch
Dutch form of LUDWIG.
LODOVICO   m   Italian
Italian form of LUDWIG.
LÓEGAIRE   m   Irish Mythology, Ancient Irish
Means "calf herder", derived from Irish loagh "calf". In Irish mythology Lóegaire Búadach was an Ulster warrior. He saved the life of the poet Áed, but died in the process. This was also the name of several Irish high kings.
LOES   f   Dutch
Feminine diminutive of LODEWIJK.
LOGAN   m & f   Scottish, English
From a surname which was originally derived from a Scottish place name meaning "little hollow" in Scottish Gaelic.
LOÏC   m   French, Breton
Breton form of LOUIS.
LOIDA   f   Spanish
Spanish form of LOIS (1).
LOÍS   m   Occitan
Occitan form of LOUIS.
LOIS (1)   f   English, Biblical, Biblical Latin, Biblical Greek
Possibly derived from Greek λωιων (loion) meaning "more desirable" or "better". Lois is mentioned in the New Testament as the mother of Eunice and the grandmother of Timothy. As an English name, it came into use after the Protestant Reformation. In fiction, this is the name of the girlfriend of the comic book hero Superman.
LOIS (2)   m   Galician
Galician form of LOUIS.
LOJZE   m   Slovene
Short form of ALOJZ.
LOKE   m   Norse Mythology, Swedish, Norwegian, Danish
Modern Scandinavian form of LOKI.
LOKI   m   Norse Mythology
Meaning unknown, possibly derived from the Indo-European root *leug meaning "to break". In Norse legend Loki was a trickster god associated with magic and fire. Over time he became more and more evil, and he was eventually chained to a rock by the other gods.
LOLA   f   Spanish, English
Diminutive of DOLORES.
LOLICIA   f   English (Rare)
Elaborated form of LOLA.
LOLITA   f   Spanish
Diminutive of LOLA.
LOMÁN   m   Irish
Variant of LOMMÁN.
LOMMÁN   m   Irish
Means "little bare one", derived from Irish Gaelic lomm "bare" combined with a diminutive suffix. This was the name of a 5th-century saint, a nephew of Saint Patrick.
LON   m   English
Short form of ALONZO and other names containing the same sound. Famous bearers were American actors Lon Chaney Sr. (1883-1930) and Lon Chaney Jr. (1906-1973). The elder's birth name was Leonidas.
LONÁN   m   Irish
Means "little blackbird", derived from Irish Gaelic lon "blackbird" combined with a diminutive suffix.
LONDON   f & m   English (Modern)
From the name of the capital city of the United Kingdom, the meaning of which is uncertain. As a surname it was borne by the American author Jack London (1876-1916).
LONDYN   f   English (Modern)
Variant of LONDON.
LONE   f   Danish
Short form of ABELONE.
LONGIN   m   Polish
Polish form of LONGINUS.
LONGINA   f   Polish, Ancient Roman
Feminine form of LONGINUS.
LONGINUS   m   Ancient Roman
Roman cognomen derived from Latin longus "long". According to Christian legend Saint Longinus was the name of the Roman soldier who pierced Jesus' side with a spear, then converted to Christianity and was martyred. The name was also borne by the 3rd-century Greek philosopher Cassius Longinus.
LONNIE   m   English
Short form of ALONZO and other names containing the same sound.
LONNY   m   English
Short form of ALONZO and other names containing the same sound.
LOPE   m   Spanish
Spanish form of Lupus (see LOUP).
LOR   m   Limburgish
Limburgish short form of LAURENS.
LORA   f   English, Italian
Variant of LAURA. It is also used as an Italian diminutive of ELEONORA or LOREDANA.
LORAINE   f   English
Variant of LORRAINE.
LORAINNE   f   English (Rare)
Variant of LORRAINE.
LORÁND   m   Hungarian
Hungarian form of ROLAND.
LÓRÁNT   m   Hungarian
Hungarian form of ROLAND.
LORAYNE   f   English
Variant of LORRAINE.
LORCÁN   m   Irish
Means "little fierce one", derived from Irish Gaelic lorcc "fierce" combined with a diminutive suffix. This was the name of a 12th-century archbishop of Dublin.
LORCCÁN   m   Irish
Variant of LORCÁN.
LORE (1)   f   German
German contracted form of ELEONORE.
LORE (2)   f   Basque
Means "flower" in Basque.
LOREA   f   Basque
Variant of LORE (2).
LOREDANA   f   Italian, Romanian
Used by the French author George Sand for a character in her novel 'Mattea' (1833) and later by the Italian author Luciano Zuccoli in his novel 'L'amore de Loredana' (1908). It was possibly based on the Venetian surname Loredan, which was derived from the place name Loreo.
LOREEN   f   English
Elaboration of LORA.
LORELEI   f   Germanic Mythology
From a Germanic name meaning "luring rock". This is the name of a rock headland on the Rhine River. Legends say that a maiden named the Lorelei lives on the rock and lures fishermen to their death with her song.
LORELLE   f   English (Rare)
Variant of LAUREL.
LOREN   m & f   English
Either a short form of LAURENCE (1) (masculine) or a variant of LAUREN (feminine).
LORENA (1)   f   Spanish, Portuguese, Italian, Croatian
Spanish, Portuguese and Italian form of LORRAINE.
LORENA (2)   f   English
Latinized form of LAUREN. This name was first brought to public attention in America by the song 'Lorena' (1856), written by Joseph Webster, who was said to have created the name as an anagram of LENORE (from the character in Poe's poem 'The Raven').
LORENCIO   m   Medieval Spanish
Archaic Spanish form of Laurentius (see LAURENCE (1)).
LORENE   f   English
Elaboration of LORA.
LORENS   m   Swedish, Norwegian, Danish
Scandinavian form of LAURENCE (1).
LORENZ   m   German
German form of Laurentius (see LAURENCE (1)).
LORENZA   f   Italian, Spanish
Italian and Spanish feminine form of Laurentius (see LAURENCE (1)).
LORENZO   m   Italian, Spanish
Italian and Spanish form of Laurentius (see LAURENCE (1)). Lorenzo de' Medici (1449-1492), known as the Magnificent, was a ruler of Florence during the Renaissance. He was also a great patron of the arts who employed Leonardo da Vinci, Michelangelo, Botticelli and other famous artists.
LORETA   f   Italian
Variant of LORETO.
LORETO   f & m   Italian, Spanish
From the name of a town in Italy, originally called Lauretum in Latin, meaning "laurel grove". Supposedly in the 13th century the house of the Virgin Mary was miraculously carried by angels from Nazareth to the town.
LORETTA   f   English, Italian
Either an elaboration of LORA or a variant of LAURETTA. It is also sometimes used as a variant of LORETO.
LORETTE   f   French
Variant of LAURETTE.
LORI   f   English
Diminutive of LAURA or LORRAINE.
LORIE   f   English
Variant of LORI.
LORIN   m   English
Variant of LOREN.
LŐRINC   m   Hungarian
Hungarian form of Laurentius (see LAURENCE (1)).
LORINDA   f   English
Elaboration of LORA.
LORIS   m   Italian
Diminutive of LORENZO.
LORITA   f   Italian
Either a diminutive of LORA or a variant of LORETO.
LORN   m   English (Rare)
Variant of LORNE.
LORNA   f   English
Created by the author R. D. Blackmore for the title character in his novel 'Lorna Doone' (1869), set in southern England, which describes the dangerous love between John Ridd and Lorna Doone. Blackmore may have based the name on the Scottish place name Lorne or on the title 'Marquis of Lorne' (see LORNE).
LORNE   m   English
From the title 'Marquis of Lorne', which was based on the Scottish place name Lorne, itself possibly derived from the name of the legendary king of Dál Riata, Loarn mac Eirc. This was the title of the first Governor General of Canada, where it has since been most frequently used as a given name. A famous bearer was the Canadian actor Lorne Greene (1915-1987).
LORRAINE   f   English
From the name of a region in France, originally meaning "kingdom of LOTHAR". Lothar was a Frankish king, the great-grandson of Charlemagne, whose realm was in the part of France that is now called Lorraine, or in German Lothringen (from Latin Lothari regnum). As a given name, it has been used in the English-speaking world since the late 19th century, perhaps due to its similar sound with Laura. It became popular after World War I when the region was in the news, as it was contested between Germany and France.
LORRI   f   English
Variant of LORI.
LORRIE   f   English
Variant of LORI.
LORRIN   m   English (Rare)
Variant of LOREN.
LOT (1)   m   Biblical, Biblical Hebrew
Means "covering, veil" in Hebrew. In the Old Testament this is the name of a nephew of Abraham. Before Sodom was destroyed by God, he was directed to flee the city without looking back. However, his wife looked back on the destruction and was turned into a pillar of salt.
LOT (2)   m   Arthurian Romance
From the name of the region of Lothian in southern Scotland, of unknown meaning. A king of Lothian by this name appears in early Latin and Welsh texts (as Leudonus and Lewdwn respectively). He was inserted into Arthurian legend by the 12th-century chronicler Geoffrey of Monmouth, who makes him the father of Gawain.
LOTARIO   m   Italian
Italian form of LOTHAR.
LOTHAIR   m   History
English form of LOTHAR.
LOTHAIRE   m   French
French form of LOTHAR.
LOTHAR   m   German, Ancient Germanic
From the Germanic name Chlodochar meaning "famous army", derived from the elements hlud "famous" and hari "army". This was the name of a 9th-century Frankish king, the son of Louis I, who ruled the region called Lorraine. It was also borne by medieval kings of France, Italy and the Holy Roman Empire.
LOTTA   f   Swedish, Finnish
Short form of CHARLOTTA.
LOTTIE   f   English, Swedish
Diminutive of CHARLOTTE or LISELOTTE.
LOTUS   f   English (Rare)
From the name of the lotus flower (species Nelumbo nucifera) or the mythological lotus tree. They are ultimately derived from Greek λωτος (lotos). In Greek and Roman mythology the lotus tree was said to produce a fruit causing sleepiness and forgetfulness.
LOU   f & m   English, French
Short form of LOUISE or LOUIS. Famous bearers include the baseball player Lou Gehrig (1903-1941) and the musician Lou Reed (1942-2013).
LOUANE   f   French
Combination of LOU and ANNE (1).
LOUELLA   f   English
Combination of LOU and the popular name suffix ella.
LOUHI   f   Finnish Mythology
Variant of LOVIATAR. In Finnish mythology Louhi was another name of the death goddess Loviatar. She appears in the Finnish epic the 'Kalevala' as a witch ruling the northern area known as Pohjola. She is the primary antagonist to the hero Väinämöinen.
LOUIE   m   English
Diminutive of LOUIS.
LOUIS   m   French, English, Dutch
French form of Ludovicus, the Latinized form of LUDWIG. This was the name of 18 kings of France, starting with Louis I the son of Charlemagne. Others include Louis IX (Saint Louis) who led two crusades and Louis XIV (called the Sun King) who was the ruler of France during the height of its power, the builder of the Palace of Versailles, and the longest reigning monarch in the history of Europe. It was also borne by kings of Germany (as Ludwig), Hungary (as Lajos), and other places.... [more]
LOUISA   f   English, German, Dutch
Latinate feminine form of LOUIS. A famous bearer was the American novelist Louisa May Alcott (1832-1888), the author of 'Little Women'.
LOUISE   f   French, English, Danish, Swedish, Dutch, German
French feminine form of LOUIS.
LOUISETTE   f   French
Diminutive of LOUISE.
LOUIZA   f   Greek
Greek feminine form of LOUIS.
LOUKAS   m   Biblical Greek, Greek
Greek form of LUKE.
LOUKIANOS   m   Ancient Greek
Greek form of LUCIANUS.
LOUNA   f   French (Modern)
Possibly a variant of LUNA.
LOUP   m   French
French form of the Late Latin name Lupus which meant "wolf". Lupus was the name of several early saints, including a 5th-century bishop of Troyes who apparently convinced Attila to spare the city.
LOURDES   f   Spanish
From the name of a French town. It became a popular center of pilgrimage after a young girl from the town had visions of the Virgin Mary in a nearby grotto.
LOURENÇO   m   Portuguese
Portuguese form of Laurentius (see LAURENCE (1)).
LOURENS   m   Frisian, Dutch
Frisian form of Laurentius (see LAURENCE (1)).
LOVE (1)   m   Swedish
Swedish form of LOUIS.
LOVE (2)   f   English
Simply from the English word love, derived from Old English lufu.
LOVEL   m   English (Rare)
From a surname which was a variant of LOWELL.
LOVELL   m   English
From a surname which was a variant of LOWELL.
LOVIATAR   f   Finnish Mythology
Meaning unknown. In Finnish mythology Loviatar, also known as Louhi, was a goddess of death and plague.
LOVIISA   f   Finnish
Finnish feminine form of LOUIS.
LOVIISE   f   Estonian
Estonian feminine form of LOUIS.
LOVISA   f   Swedish
Swedish feminine form of LOUIS.
LOVISE   f   Danish, Norwegian
Danish and Norwegian feminine form of LOUIS.
LOVRE   m   Croatian
Short form of LOVRENCO.
LOVRENC   m   Slovene
Slovene form of Laurentius (see LAURENCE (1)).
LOVRENCO   m   Croatian (Rare)
Croatian form of Laurentius (see LAURENCE (1)).
LOVRO   m   Slovene, Croatian
Short form of LOVRENC.
LOWELL   m   English
From an English surname which was derived from a Norman French nickname, from lou "wolf" and a diminutive suffix. The surname was borne by American poet and satirist James Russell Lowell (1819-1891).
LOWIE   m   Dutch
Diminutive of LODEWIJK.
LOWRI   f   Welsh
Welsh form of LAURA.
LOYD   m   English
Variant of LLOYD.
  m   Irish Mythology
Modern Irish form of LUGH.
LUANA   f   English, Italian, Portuguese
From the movie 'Bird of Paradise' (1932), in which it was borne by the main character, a Polynesian girl. The movie was based on a 1912 play of the same name set in Hawaii.
LUANN   f   English
Either a combination of LOU and ANN or a variant of LUANA. It was popularized in the 1950s by the singer Lu Ann Simms (1933-2003).
LUANNA   f   English (Rare)
Either a combination of LOU and ANNA or a variant of LUANA.
LUANNE   f   English
Variant of LUANN.
ĽUBA   f   Slovak
Slovak form of LJUBA.
LUBA   f   Russian, Ukrainian
Variant transcription of LYUBA.
LUBBERT   m   Frisian
Derived from the Germanic elements leud "people" and beraht "bright".
LUBEN   m   Bulgarian
Variant transcription of LYUBEN.
ĽUBICA   f   Slovak
Slovak form of LJUBICA.
LUBNA   f   Arabic
Means "storax tree" in Arabic. According to a 7th-century legend Lubna and Qays were a couple forced to divorce by Qays's father.
LUBOMIERZ   m   Polish (Rare)
Polish form of LUBOMÍR.
ĽUBOMÍR   m   Slovak
Slovak form of LUBOMÍR.
LUBOMÍR   m   Czech
Derived from the Slavic elements lyuby "love" and miru "peace, world".
LUBOMIR   m   Bulgarian
Variant transcription of LYUBOMIR.
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