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SIIRI   f   Estonian, Finnish
Estonian and Finnish diminutive of SIGRID.
SILJA   f   Finnish
Finnish diminutive of CECILIA.
SILJE   f   Norwegian, Danish
Norwegian and Danish diminutive of CECILIA.
SILKE   f   German, Dutch
German and Dutch diminutive of CELIA or CECILIA.
SILLE   f   Danish
Danish diminutive of CECILIA.
SILPA   f   Biblical German
German form of ZILPAH.
SILVA   f   Bulgarian, Slovene
Short form of SILVIYA or SILVIJA.
SİMGE   f   Turkish
Means "symbol" in Turkish.
SIMIN   f   Persian
Means "silvery" in Persian.
SINDY   f   English (Rare)
Variant of CINDY.
SİNEM   f   Turkish
Means "my bosom, my breast" in Turkish.
SINTA   f   Indonesian, Javanese
Javanese form of SITA.
SIRAN   f   Armenian
Short form of SIRANUSH.
ŞİRİN   f   Turkish
Turkish form of SHIRIN.
ŞIRIN   f   Kurdish
Kurdish form of SHIRIN.
SIRPA   f   Finnish
Derived from Finnish sirpale "small piece, fragment".
SISEL   f   Yiddish
Means "sweet" in Yiddish. This name is also used as a Yiddish form of CECILIA.
SISKO   f   Finnish
Means "sister" in Finnish.
SISSY   f   English
Diminutive of CECILIA, FRANCES or PRISCILLA. It can also be taken from the nickname, which originated as a nursery form of the word sister.
SIWAN   f   Welsh
Welsh form of JOAN (1).
SKADI   f   Norse Mythology
Variant of SKAÐI.
SKULD   f   Norse Mythology
Means "future" in Old Norse. She was one of the three Norns, or goddesses of destiny, in Norse mythology. She was also one of the Valkyries.
SLAVA   m & f   Russian, Slovene, Croatian
Short form of Slavic names containing the element slava "glory".
SLOAN   f   English (Rare)
Variant of SLOANE.
SNEHA   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Bengali, Kannada
Means "love, tenderness" in Sanskrit.
SOFÍA   f   Spanish
Spanish form of SOPHIA.
SOFIE   f   German, Danish, Dutch, Czech
Form of SOPHIE.
SOFYA   f   Russian
Russian form of SOPHIA.
SOHVI   f   Finnish
Finnish form of SOPHIA.
SOILE   f   Finnish
Possibly from Finnish soilu meaning "glimmer, blaze".
SOILI   f   Finnish
Variant of SOILE.
SØLVI   f   Norwegian
Norwegian variant of SOLVEIG. It is also used as a short form of SILVIA.
SONAL   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Gujarati
From Hindi सोना (sona), Marathi सोन (son) or Gujarati સોનું (sonum) meaning "gold", all derived from Sanskrit सुवर्ण (suvarna) meaning literally "good colour".
SONAM   f & m   Tibetan, Bhutanese, Indian, Hindi, Marathi
Means "virtuous, good karma, fortunate" in Tibetan.
SONJE   f   German (Rare)
German variant of SONJA.
SONYA   f   Russian, English
Russian diminutive of SOPHIA. This is the name of a character in Leo Tolstoy's novel 'War and Peace' (1869, English translation 1886).
SOPHY   f   English (Rare)
Variant of SOPHIE or a diminutive of SOPHIA.
SOPIO   f   Georgian
Georgian form of SOPHIA.
SORNE   f   Basque
Means "conception" in Basque. It is a Basque equivalent of Concepción.
SOTHY   m & f   Khmer
Means "intelligence" in Khmer.
ŠPELA   f   Slovene
Diminutive of ELIZABETA.
STACI   f   English
Feminine variant of STACY.
STACY   f & m   English
Either a diminutive of ANASTASIA, or else from a surname which was derived from Stace, a medieval form of EUSTACE. As a feminine name, it came into general use during the 1950s, though it had earlier been in use as a rare masculine name.
STANA   f   Czech, Serbian, Croatian
Short form of STANISLAVA or other Slavic names beginning with the element stani meaning "stand, become".
STARR   f   English
Variant of STAR.
STAŠA   f   Serbian, Slovene, Croatian
Diminutive of ANASTASIJA or ANASTAZIJA.
ŠTEFA   f   Croatian
Short form of ŠTEFANIJA.
STELA   f   Romanian
Romanian form of STELLA (1), derived from Latin stella meaning "star" (modern Romanian stea).
STEPH   f & m   English
Short form of STEPHEN or STEPHANIE.
STIEN   f   Dutch, Limburgish
Dutch and Limburgish short form of CHRISTINE or JUSTINE.
STINA   f   Swedish, Norwegian, Danish
Scandinavian short form of CHRISTINA and other names ending in stina.
STINE   f   Danish, Norwegian
Danish and Norwegian short form of CHRISTINE and other names ending in stine.
STOJA   f   Croatian
Croatian feminine form of STOYAN.
STONE   m & f   English (Modern)
From the English vocabulary word, ultimately from Old English stan.
STORM   m & f   English (Modern), Danish, Norwegian
From the vocabulary word, ultimately from Old English storm, or in the case of the Scandinavian name, from Old Norse stormr.
SU-BIN   f & m   Korean
From Sino-Korean (su) meaning "luxuriant, beautiful, elegant, outstanding" combined with (bin) meaning "refined". Other combinations of hanja characters can form this name as well.
SU-JIN   f & m   Korean
From Sino-Korean (su) meaning "gather, harvest" or (su) meaning "long life, lifespan" combined with (jin) meaning "real, genuine" or (jin) meaning "precious, rare". Other combinations of hanja characters can form this name as well.
SUKIE   f   English
Diminutive of SUSANNA.
SUK-JA   f   Korean
From Sino-Korean (suk) meaning "good, pure, virtuous, charming" and (ja) meaning "child". Other hanja characters can form this name as well. Korean feminine names ending with the character (a fashionable name suffix in Japan, read as -ko in Japanese) declined in popularity after 1945 when Korea was liberated from Japanese rule.
SUMAN   m & f   Bengali, Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Telugu, Kannada, Nepali
Means "well-disposed, good mind", derived from the Sanskrit prefix सु (su) meaning "good" combined with मनस् (manas) meaning "mind".
SUNAN   m & f   Thai
Possibly means "good word" in Thai.
SUNNY   f & m   English
From the English word meaning "sunny, cheerful".
SUOMA   f   Finnish
Derived from Finnish Suomi meaning "Finland".
SUSAN   f   English
English variant of SUSANNA. This has been most common spelling since the 18th century. A notable bearer was the American feminist Susan B. Anthony (1820-1906).
SUSIE   f   English
Diminutive of SUSAN.
SUZAN (1)   f   English
Variant of SUSAN.
SUZAN (2)   f   Turkish
From Persian سوزان (suzan) meaning "burning".
SUZIE   f   English
Diminutive of SUSAN.
SVANA   f   Icelandic
Short form of SVANHILDUR.
SVETA   f   Russian
Short form of SVETLANA.
SVEVA   f   Italian
Meaning unknown, possibly related to the name of the Germanic tribe of the Suebi.
SWATI   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi
From the Indian name of the third brightest star in the night sky, called Arcturus in the western world.
SYBIL   f   English
Variant of SIBYL. This spelling variation has existed since the Middle Ages.
SYDNE   f   English (Rare)
Variant of SYDNEY.
SYEDA   f   Urdu
Urdu form of SAYYIDA.
SYLVI   f   Norwegian, Swedish, Finnish
Norwegian and Swedish variant of SOLVEIG. It is also used as a short form of SYLVIA.
SYNNE   f   Norwegian
Short form of SYNNØVE.
TABBY   f   English
Diminutive of TABITHA.
TABEA   f   German
German short form of TABITHA. This form was used in earlier editions of the Luther Bible.
TACEY   f   English (Archaic)
Derived from Latin tace meaning "be silent". It was in use from the 16th century, though it died out two centuries later.
TÄHTI   f   Finnish (Rare)
Means "star" in Finnish.
TAIDE   f   Italian (Rare)
Italian form of THAÏS.
TAIKA   f   Finnish (Rare)
Means "magic, spell" in Finnish.
TAIMI   f   Finnish
Means "sapling, young tree" in Finnish.
TAINA   f   Finnish
Finnish short form of TATIANA.
TALIA (1)   f   Hebrew
Variant transcription of TALYA.
TALIA (2)   f   English (Australian)
From the name of a town in South Australia, perhaps meaning "near water" in an Australian Aboriginal language.
TALIN   f   Armenian
From the name of an Armenian town (meaning unknown) which is home to a famous 7th-century cathedral.
TALYA   f   Hebrew
Means "dew from God" in Hebrew.
TAMAR   f   Hebrew, Georgian, Biblical, Biblical Hebrew
Means "palm tree" in Hebrew. According to the Old Testament Tamar was the daughter-in-law of Judah and later his wife. This was also the name of a daughter of King David. She was raped by her half-brother Amnon, leading to his murder by her brother Absalom. The name was borne by a 12th-century ruling queen of Georgia who presided over the kingdom at the peak of its power.
TAMIA   f   English (Modern)
Elaborated form of the popular name syllable Tam, from names such as TAMARA or TAMIKA. It was popularized by Canadian singer Tamia Hill (1975-), who is known simply as Tamia.
TAMMI   f   English
Variant of TAMMY.
TAMMY   f   English
Short form of TAMARA and other names beginning with Tam.
TAMRA   f   English
Contracted form of TAMARA.
TÂNIA   f   Portuguese
Short form of TATIANA.
TANIA   f   English, Italian
Variant of TANYA.
TANSY   f   English (Rare)
From the name of the flower, which is derived via Old French from Late Latin tanacita.
TANVI   f   Indian, Hindi, Marathi
Means "slender woman" in Sanskrit.
TANYA   f   Russian, English
Russian diminutive of TATIANA. It began to be used in the English-speaking world during the 1930s.
TANZI   f   English (Rare)
Variant of TANSY.
TARAH   f   English (Modern)
Variant of TARA (1).
TARJA   f   Finnish
Finnish form of DARIA.
TARYN   f   English
Probably a feminine form of TYRONE. Actors Tyrone Power and Linda Christian created it for their daughter Taryn Power (1953-).
TASHA   f   Russian, English
Short form of NATASHA.
TASHI   m & f   Tibetan, Bhutanese
Means "good fortune" in Tibetan.
TASIA   f   Greek
Short form of ANASTASIA.
TATUM   f   English (Modern)
From a surname which was originally derived from a place name meaning "Tata's homestead" in Old English.
TAWNY   f   English (Modern)
From the English word, ultimately deriving from Old French tané, which means "light brown".
TAYLA   f   English (Modern)
Probably a feminine form of TAYLOR influenced by similar-sounding names such as KAYLA.
TEALE   f   English (Rare)
Variant of TEAL.
TECLA   f   Italian, Spanish
Italian and Spanish form of THEKLA.
TEGAN   f   Welsh
Derived from Welsh teg "fair".
TEIJA   f   Finnish
Finnish short form of DOROTHEA.
TEJAL   f   Indian, Marathi, Gujarati
From Sanskrit तेजस् (tejas) meaning "brilliance, splendour".
TEKLA   f   Georgian, Hungarian
Georgian and Hungarian form of THEKLA.
TELMA   f   Portuguese
Either a Portuguese form of THELMA or a feminine form of TELMO.
TERÉZ   f   Hungarian
Hungarian short form of THERESA.
TERHI   f   Finnish
Short form of Terhenetär, which was derived from Finnish terhen "mist". In the Finnish epic the 'Kalevala' Terhenetär is a sprite associated with mist and forests.
TERJE (2)   f   Estonian
Estonian form of TERHI.
TERRA   f   English
Variant of TARA (1), perhaps influenced by the Latin word terra meaning "land, earth".
TERRI   f   English
Either a strictly feminine form of TERRY (1) or a diminutive of THERESA.
TERRY (1)   m & f   English
From an English surname which was derived from the medieval name Thierry, a Norman French form of THEODORIC.
TERRY (2)   m & f   English
Diminutive of TERENCE or THERESA. A famous bearer was Terry Fox (1958-1981), a young man with an artificial leg who attempted to run across Canada to raise money for cancer research. He died of the disease before crossing the country.
TESNI   f   Welsh
Means "warmth from the sun" in Welsh.
TESSA   f   English
Diminutive of THERESA.
TETTY   f   English (Archaic)
Diminutive of ELIZABETH.
TEUNA   f   Dutch
Dutch short form of ANTONIA.
TEUTA   f   Albanian
Possibly derived from an Illyrian word or title meaning "queen". This was the name of a 3rd-century BC Illyrian queen.
THAÍS   f   Portuguese (Brazilian)
Portuguese (especially Brazilian) form of THAÏS.
THAÏS   f   Ancient Greek
Possibly means "bandage" in Greek. This was the name of a companion of Alexander the Great. It was also borne by a 4th-century saint from Alexandria, a wealthy socialite who became a Christian convert. She has been a popular subject of art and literature, including an 1891 novel by Anatole France and an 1894 opera by Jules Massenet.
THAIS   f   Ancient Greek
Variant transcription of THAÏS.
THANA   f   Arabic
Means "praise" in Arabic.
THANH   f & m   Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese (thanh) meaning "blue, green, young" or (thanh) meaning "sound, voice, tone".
THEDA   f   German
Short form of THEODORA. A famous bearer was actress Theda Bara (1885-1955), who was born Theodosia Goodman.
THEIA   f   Greek Mythology
Possibly derived from Greek θεα (thea) meaning "goddess". In Greek myth this was the name of a Titan goddess of sight, glittering and glory. She was the wife of Hyperion and the mother of the sun god Helios, the moon goddess Selene, and the dawn goddess Eos.
THEMA   f   Western African, Akan
Means "queen" in Akan.
THERA   f   Dutch
Diminutive of THERESIA.
THIRI   f   Burmese
Means "radiance, splendour, beauty" in Burmese, ultimately from Sanskrit श्री (shri).
THOKO   m & f   Southern African, Chewa
Short form of THOKOZANI.
ÞÓRA   f   Ancient Scandinavian, Icelandic
Either a feminine form of Þórr (see THOR) or else a short form of the various Old Norse names beginning with the element Þór. In Norse myth Thora was the wife of the Danish king Ragnar Lodbrok.
THORA   f   Swedish, Norwegian, Danish, German
Modern form of ÞÓRA.
THYRA   f   Swedish, Norwegian, Danish
Variant of TYRA.
ÞÝRI   f   Ancient Scandinavian
Old Norse form of TYRA.
TIANA   f   English
Short form of TATIANA or CHRISTIANA.
TIARA   f   English (Modern)
From the English word for a semicircle crown, ultimately of Greek origin.
TIARE   f   Tahitian
Means "flower" iin Tahitian, also specifically referring to the species Gardenia taitensis.
TIBBY   f & m   English
Diminutive of TABITHA or THEOBALD.
TIDIR   f   Northern African, Berber
Feminine form of IDIR.
TIINA   f   Finnish
Short form of KRISTIINA.
TIKVA   f   Hebrew
Means "hope" in Hebrew.
TILDA   f   English, Swedish, Finnish
Short form of MATILDA.
TILDE   f   Danish
Short form of MATHILDE.
TILLY   f   English
Diminutive of MATILDA.
TÍMEA   f   Hungarian
Created by the Hungarian author Mór Jókai for a character in his novel 'The Golden Man' (1873). The name is apparently based on the Greek word ευθυμια (euthymia) meaning "good spirits, cheerfulness".
TIRTA   m & f   Indonesian
Means "sacred water, place of pilgrimage" in Indonesian, ultimately from Sanskrit तीर्थ (tirtha).
TISHA   f   English, African American
Short form of LETITIA or LATISHA.
TITTY   f   English
Diminutive of LETITIA. This is now a slang word for the female breast, and the name has subsequently dropped out of common use.
TJAŠA   f   Slovene
Diminutive of TATJANA.
TOIBA   f   Yiddish
Means "dove" in Yiddish.
TOINI   f   Finnish
Finnish form of ANTONIA.
TONIA   f   English
Variant of TONYA.
TONKA   f   Slovene, Croatian
Slovene and Croatian diminutive of ANTONIA.
TONYA   f   English, Russian
English diminutive of ANTONIA or a Russian diminutive of ANTONINA. In the English-speaking world its use has likely been positively influenced by the name TANYA.
TOPAZ   f   English (Rare)
From the English word for the yellow precious stone, the birthstone of November, ultimately derived from Greek τοπαζος (topazos).
TOPSY   f   English (Rare)
From a nickname which is of unknown meaning, perhaps deriving from the English word top.
TORIA   f   English
Short form of VICTORIA.
TORIL   f   Norwegian
Variant of TORHILD.
TORNY   f   Norwegian
From the Old Norse name Þórný which was derived from the name of the Norse god Þórr (see THOR) combined with "new".
TOSIA   f   Polish
Polish diminutive of ANTONINA.
TOTTY   f   English
Diminutive of CHARLOTTE.
TOVAH   f   Hebrew
Variant transcription of TOVA (1).
TOVIA   m & f   Hebrew
Hebrew form of TOBIAH, also used as a feminine form.
TRACI   f   English
Feminine variant of TRACY.
TRACY   f & m   English
From an English surname which was taken from a Norman French place name meaning "domain belonging to THRACIUS". Charles Dickens used it for a male character in his novel 'The Pickwick Papers' (1837). It was later popularized as a feminine name by the main character Tracy Lord in the movie 'The Philadelphia Story' (1940). This name is also sometimes used as a diminutive of THERESA.
TREES   f   Dutch, Limburgish
Dutch and Limburgish short form of THERESIA.
TRENA   f   Macedonian
Short form of TRENDAFILKA.
TRINA   f   English
Short form of KATRINA.
TRINE   f   Danish
Danish short form of KATRINE.
TRINH   f   Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese (trinh) meaning "virtuous, chaste, loyal".
TRINI   f   Spanish
Short form of TRINIDAD.
TRISH   f   English
Short form of PATRICIA.
TRUDE   f   Norwegian
Norwegian form of TRUDI.
TRUDI   f   German, English
Diminutive of GERTRUDE and other Germanic names ending with the element thrud "strength".
TRUDY   f   English, Dutch
Diminutive of GERTRUDE.
TRUUS   f   Dutch
Diminutive of GEERTRUIDA.
TSILA   f   Hebrew
Variant transcription of TZILA.
TUĞBA   f   Turkish
Turkish variant form of TUBA.
TUIJA   f   Finnish
Means "cedar" in Finnish.
TÜLAY   f   Turkish
Means "tulle moon" in Turkish.
TÜNDE   f   Hungarian
Derived from Hungarian tündér meaning "fairy". The Hungarian poet Mihály Vörösmarty created this name in the 19th century.
TURID   f   Swedish, Norwegian, Danish
Modern form of ÞÓRFRÍÐR.
TUTKU   f & m   Turkish
Means "passion" in Turkish.
TUULA   f   Finnish
Variant of TUULI.
TUULE   f   Estonian
Estonian form of TUULI.
TUULI   f   Finnish
Means "wind" in Finnish.
TUYẾN   f   Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese (tuyến) meaning "thread, line, ray".
TUYẾT   f   Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese (tuyết) meaning "snow".
TWILA   f   English
Meaning unknown. Perhaps based on the English word twilight, or maybe from a Cajun pronunciation of French étoile "star". It came into use as an American given name in the late 19th century.
TWYLA   f   English
Variant of TWILA.
TYCHE   f   Greek Mythology
Means "fortune, chance" in Greek. This was the name of the Greek goddess of fortune, luck and fate.
TYYNE   f   Finnish
Derived from Finnish tyyni "calm, serene".
TZILA   f   Hebrew
Hebrew form of ZILLAH.
TZVIA   f   Hebrew
Feminine form of TZVI.
UDANE   f   Basque
Derived from Basque uda meaning "summer".
UDUAK   m & f   Western African, Ibibio
Means "will, desire" in Ibibio.
UIARA   f   Native American, Tupi
Variant of IARA.
UMEKO   f   Japanese
From Japanese (ume) meaning "plum" and (ko) meaning "child". Other kanji combinations are possible.
UMIDA   f   Uzbek
Feminine form of UMID.
UNICE   f   English (Rare)
Variant of EUNICE.
UNITY   f   English (Rare)
From the English word unity, which is ultimately derived from Latin unitas.
UNNUR   f   Icelandic
Icelandic form of UNNR.
URSEL   f   German
German diminutive of URSULA.
URŠKA   f   Slovene
Slovene diminutive of URSULA.
USAGI   f   Popular Culture
Means "rabbit" in Japanese. This name was used on the Japanese television show 'Sailor Moon', which first aired in the 1990s.
USCHI   f   German
Diminutive of URSULA.
USHAS   f   Hinduism
Means "dawn" in Sanskrit. This is the name of the Hindu goddess of the dawn, considered the daughter of heaven.
UTARI   f   Indonesian, Javanese
Javanese form of UTTARA.
UZOMA   m & f   Western African, Igbo
Means "good way" in Igbo.
VAIVA   f   Lithuanian
From Lithuanian vaivorykštė meaning "rainbow".
VALDA   f   Latvian
Modern coinage from Germanic wald meaning "power, rule". It has been in use only since the 20th century.
VALLI   f   Hinduism
Means "creeping plant" in Dravidian. In Dravidian mythology the goddess Valli was the wife of Murunga.
VANJA   m & f   Croatian, Serbian, Swedish, Norwegian, Danish
Croatian and Serbian (masculine and feminine) form of VANYA. It is also used in Scandinavia, where it is primarily feminine.
VANNA (1)   f   Italian
Short form of GIOVANNA.
VANNA (2)   f & m   Khmer
Means "golden" in Khmer, ultimately from Sanskrit.
VAPPU   f   Finnish
Diminutive of VALPURI.
VARDA   f   Hebrew
Diminutive of VERED.
VARDO   f   Georgian
Derived from Georgian ვარდი (vardi) meaning "rose", ultimately from Persian via Armenian.
VARPU   f   Finnish
From the Finnish name for a type of berry bush.
VARYA   f   Russian
Diminutive of VARVARA.
VASIA   f   Greek
Diminutive of VASILIKI.
VASKA   m & f   Russian, Macedonian, Bulgarian
Russian diminutive of VASILIY (masculine) or a Macedonian and Bulgarian diminutive of VASILIJA (feminine).
VASSO   f   Greek
Variant transcription of VASO (2).
VEERA   f   Finnish
Finnish form of VERA (1).
VELDA   f   English
Meaning unknown, possibly a derivative of the Germanic element wald meaning "power, rule".
VELIA   f   Italian
From the Roman family name Velius which possibly means "concealed" in Latin.
VELMA   f   English
Probably a variant of WILMA, the spelling with an e perhaps due to the influence of SELMA. This name has been in use since the 19th century.
VENKA   f   Esperanto
Means "victorious" in Esperanto.
VENLA   f   Finnish
Finnish feminine form of WENDEL.
VENUS   f   Roman Mythology
Means "love, sexual desire" in Latin. This was the name of the Roman goddess of love and sex. Her character was assimilated with that of the Greek goddess Aphrodite. As the mother of Aeneas she was considered an ancestor of the Roman people. The second planet from the sun is named after her.
VERED   f   Hebrew
Means "rose" in Hebrew.
VERNA   f   English
Feminine form of VERNON, sometimes associated with the Latin word vernus "spring". It has been in use since the 19th century.
VESNA   f   Croatian, Serbian, Slovene, Macedonian
Means "messenger" in Slavic. This was the name of a Slavic spirit associated with the springtime. In many Slavic languages this is now the poetic word for "spring". It has been used as a given name only since the 20th century.
VESTA   f   Roman Mythology
Probably a Roman cognate of HESTIA. Vesta was the Roman goddess of the hearth. A continuous fire, tended by the Vestal Virgins, was burned in the Temple of Vesta in Rome.
VICKI   f   English
Diminutive of VICTORIA.
VICKY   f   English
Diminutive of VICTORIA.
VIDYA   f   Hinduism, Indian, Marathi, Hindi, Kannada, Telugu, Tamil
Means "knowledge, science, learning" in Sanskrit. This is another name of the Hindu goddess Saraswati.
VIENO   f & m   Finnish (Rare)
Means "gentle" in Finnish.
VIIVI   f   Finnish
Finnish form of VIVIANA.
VIKKI   f   English
Diminutive of VICTORIA.
VILJA   f   Finnish
Means "cereal, grain" in Finnish.
VILTĖ   f   Lithuanian
Short form of VILTAUTĖ.
VINKA   f   Croatian
Croatian feminine form of VINCENT.
VIOLA   f   English, Italian, Swedish, Norwegian, Danish, German, Hungarian, Czech
Means "violet" in Latin. This was the name of the heroine in Shakespeare's play 'Twelfth Night' (1602).
VIONA   f   English (Rare)
Possibly a variant of FIONA influenced by VIOLA.
VIRÁG   f   Hungarian
Means "flower" in Hungarian.
VIRVA   f   Finnish
Possibly derived from Finnish virvatuli meaning "will o' the wisp". In folklore, will o' the wisp is a floating ball of light that appears over water.
VJERA   f   Croatian, Serbian
Croatian and Serbian cognate of VERA (1).
VOLHA   f   Belarusian
Belarusian form of OLGA.
VONDA   f   English
Variant of WANDA, reflecting the Polish pronunciation.
VOSGI   f & m   Armenian
Variant transcription of VOSKI.
VOSKI   f & m   Armenian
Means "gold" in Armenian.
VOULA   f   Greek
Diminutive of PARASKEVI.
VRENI   f   German (Rare)
Diminutive of VERENA.
WANDA   f   Polish, English, German, French
Possibly from a Germanic name meaning "a Wend", referring to the Slavic people who inhabited eastern Germany. In Polish legends this was the name of the daughter of King Krak, the legendary founder of Krakow. It was introduced to the English-speaking world by the author Ouida, who used it for the heroine in her novel 'Wanda' (1883).
WANGI   f   Indonesian, Malay
Means "fragrant" in Malay and Indonesian.
WASSA   f   Anglo-Saxon
Meaning uncertain. It may be a short form of a longer name such as Wāðsige, composed of the elements wāð "hunt" and sige "victory".
WAYAN   m & f   Indonesian, Balinese
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.
WENDA   f   English (Rare)
Variant of WENDY.
WENDI   f   English
Variant of WENDY.
WENDY   f   English
In the case of the character from J. M. Barrie's play 'Peter Pan' (1904), it was created from the nickname fwendy "friend", given to the author by a young friend. However, the name was used prior to the play (rarely), in which case it could be related to the Welsh name GWENDOLEN and other names beginning with the element gwen meaning "white, fair, blessed". The name only became common after Barrie's play ran.
WHETU   f   Maori
Means "star" in Maori.
WIBKE   f   German
Feminine form of WIEBE.
WIDAD   f   Arabic
Means "love" in Arabic.
WIDYA   f   Indonesian
Indonesian form of VIDYA.
WILDA   f   English
Meaning unknown, perhaps from a German surname, or perhaps from the English word wild. It has been in use since the 19th century.
WILLA   f   English
Feminine form of WILLIAM.
WILLY   m & f   English, German, Dutch
Diminutive of WILLIAM, WILHELM or WILLEM. It is both masculine and feminine in Dutch.
WILMA   f   German, Dutch, English
Short form of WILHELMINA. German settlers introduced it to America in the 19th century.
WIOLA   f   Polish
Polish form of VIOLA.
WOBBE   m & f   Frisian
Variant and feminine form of WOB.
WULAN   f   Indonesian, Javanese
Javanese form of BULAN.
WYNNE (1)   m & f   Welsh
Variant of WYN, sometimes used as a feminine form.
XAVIA   f   English (Rare)
Modern feminine form of XAVIER.
XENIA   f   Greek, Ancient Greek
Means "hospitality" in Greek, a derivative of ξενος (xenos) "foreigner, guest". This was the name of a 5th-century saint who is venerated in the Eastern Church.
XIANA   f   Galician
From Xuliana, the Galician form of JULIANA.
XIANG   m & f   Chinese
From Chinese (xiáng) meaning "soar, glide", (xiáng) meaning "good luck, good omen", (xiāng) meaning "fragrant" (which is usually only feminine) or (xiāng), which refers to the Xiang River in southern China. This name can also be formed from other characters.
XINYI   m & f   Chinese
From Chinese (xīn) meaning "happy, joyous, delighted" or (xīn) meaning "heart, mind, soul" combined with () meaning "joy, harmony". This name can also be formed from other character combinations.
XOANA   f   Galician
Galician feminine form of JOHN.
XULIA   f   Galician
Galician form of JULIA.
YAARA   f   Hebrew
Means "honeycomb" and "honeysuckle" in Hebrew.
YAFFA   f   Hebrew
Derived from Hebrew יָפֶה (yafeh) meaning "beautiful".
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