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This is a list of names in which the description contains the keywords inventor or scientist or discoveror or physicist or biologist or chemist.
There are 44 names matching your criteria.

ADA   f   English, German, Polish, Hungarian, Italian, Finnish
Short form of ADELAIDE and other names beginning with the same sound... [more]
ALAN   m   English, Scottish, Breton, French
The meaning of this name is not known for certain... [more]
ALBERT   m   English, French, German, Slovene, Polish, Russian, Dutch, Swedish, Norwegian, Danish, Hungarian, Ancient Germanic
From the Germanic name Adalbert, which was composed of the elements adal "noble" and beraht "bright"... [more]
ALESSANDRO   m   Italian
Italian form of ALEXANDER... [more]
ALEXANDER   m   English, German, Dutch, Swedish, Norwegian, Danish, Hungarian, Slovak, Biblical, Ancient Greek (Latinized), Greek Mythology (Latinized)
Latinized form of the Greek name Αλεξανδρος (Alexandros), which meant "defending men" from Greek αλεξω (alexo) "to defend, help" and ανηρ (aner) "man" (genitive ανδρος)... [more]
ALVA (2)   m   English
Variant of ALVAH... [more]
AMEDEO   m   Italian
Italian form of AMADEUS... [more]
ANDERS   m   Swedish, Norwegian, Danish
Scandinavian form of Andreas (see ANDREW)... [more]
ARCHIMEDES   m   Ancient Greek
Means "master of thought" from the Greek element αρχος (archos) "master" combined with μηδομαι (medomai) "to think, to be mindful of"... [more]
BENJAMIN   m   English, French, German, Dutch, Biblical
From the Hebrew name בִּנְיָמִין (Binyamin) which means "son of the south" or "son of the right hand"... [more]
DAEDALUS   m   Greek Mythology (Latinized)
Latinized form of the Greek Δαιδαλος (Daidalos) which meant "cunning" or "curiously wrought"... [more]
DALTON   m   English
From an English surname which was originally from a place name meaning "valley town" in Old English... [more]
DMITRIY   m   Russian
Russian form of DEMETRIUS... [more]
EDISON   m   English
From an English surname which meant either "son of EDA (2)" or "son of ADAM"... [more]
ENRICO   m   Italian
Italian form of HENRY... [more]
ERWIN   m   German, Dutch, Ancient Germanic
Derived from the Germanic name Hariwini, composed of the elements hari "army" and win "friend"... [more]
FRANCIS   m & f   English, French
English form of the Late Latin name Franciscus which meant "Frenchman"... [more]
FRANKLIN   m   English
From an English surname which was derived from Middle English frankelin "freeman"... [more]
GOTTFRIED   m   German
German form of GODFREY... [more]
GRAHAM   m   Scottish, English
From a Scottish surname, originally derived from the English place name Grantham, which probably meant "gravelly homestead" in Old English... [more]
GREGOR   m   German, Scottish, Slovak, Slovene
German, Scottish, Slovak and Slovene form of GREGORY... [more]
HERON   m   Ancient Greek
Derived from Greek ‘ηρως (heros) meaning "hero"... [more]
ISAAC   m   English, Jewish, Biblical, Biblical Latin
From the Hebrew name יִצְחָק (Yitzchaq) which meant "he laughs"... [more]
JAMES   m   English, Biblical
English form of the Late Latin name Iacomus which was derived from Ιακωβος (Iakobos), the New Testament Greek form of the Hebrew name Ya'aqov (see JACOB)... [more]
JETHRO   m   Biblical
From the Hebrew name יִתְרוֹ (Yitro), which was derived from the Hebrew word יֶתֶר (yeter) meaning "abundance"... [more]
JOHANN   m   German
German form of Iohannes (see JOHN)... [more]
KELVIN   m   English
From the name of a Scottish river, perhaps meaning "narrow water"... [more]
LEONARDO   m   Italian, Spanish, Portuguese, History
Italian, Spanish and Portuguese form of LEONARD... [more]
LOUIS   m   French, English, Dutch
French form of Ludovicus, the Latinized form of LUDWIG... [more]
MARIE   f   French, Czech, German, English, Swedish, Norwegian, Danish
French and Czech form of MARIA... [more]
MAXWELL   m   English
From a Scottish surname meaning "Mack's stream", from the name Mack, a short form of the Scandinavian name MAGNUS, combined with Old English wella "stream"... [more]
MICHAEL   m   English, German, Swedish, Norwegian, Danish, Dutch, Czech, Biblical, Biblical Latin, Biblical Greek
From the Hebrew name מִיכָאֵל (Mikha'el) meaning "who is like God?"... [more]
MUHAMMAD   m   Arabic, Pakistani, Urdu, Pashto, Tajik
Means "praiseworthy", derived from Arabic حمد (hamid) "to praise"... [more]
NEWTON   m   English
From a surname which was originally derived from a place name meaning "new town" in Old English... [more]
NIELS (1)   m   Danish
Danish form of NICHOLAS... [more]
PASCAL   m   French, German, Dutch
From the Late Latin name Paschalis, which meant "relating to Easter" from Latin Pascha "Easter", which was in turn from Hebrew פֶּסַח (pesach) "Passover"... [more]
PIERRE   m   French, Swedish
French form of PETER... [more]
PLINY   m   History
From the Roman family name Plinius, which is of unknown meaning... [more]
SAMUEL   m   English, French, German, Dutch, Spanish, Portuguese, Polish, Czech, Slovak, Swedish, Norwegian, Danish, Finnish, Jewish, Biblical
From the Hebrew name שְׁמוּאֵל (Shemu'el) which could mean either "name of God" or "God has heard"... [more]
SEQUOIA   f & m   English (Rare)
From the name of huge trees that grow in California... [more]
STEPHEN   m   English, Biblical
From the Greek name Στεφανος (Stephanos) meaning "crown"... [more]
THOMAS   m   English, French, German, Dutch, Swedish, Norwegian, Danish, Greek, Biblical, Biblical Latin, Biblical Greek
Greek form of the Aramaic name תָּאוֹמָא (Ta'oma') which meant "twin"... [more]
WRIGHT   m   English
From an occupational surname meaning "craftsman", ultimately from Old English wyrhta... [more]
YEONG   f & m   Korean
Means "brave" from Sino-Korean ... [more]
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