ADALET f Turkish
Means "justice" in Turkish, ultimately from Arabic.
AYSU f Turkish
Derived from Turkish ay
meaning "moon" and su
BAŞAK f Turkish
Means "ear of wheat" in Turkish. This is also the Turkish name for the constellation Virgo.
CANSU f Turkish
From Turkish can
meaning "soul, life" and su
DERYA f & m Turkish
Means "sea, ocean" in Turkish, ultimately from Persian.
DİDEM f Turkish
Meaning unknown, possibly from Persian دیده (dideh)
EBRU f Turkish
Means "paper marbling" in Turkish. Paper marbling is the art of creating colourful patterns on paper.
ECRİN f Turkish
Meaning unknown, possibly from an Arabic word meaning "reward".
ELİF f Turkish
Turkish form of Alif
, the name of the first letter of the Arabic alphabet, ا
. It also means "slender", from the Turkish phrase elif gibi
, literally "shaped like Elif".
ELMAS f Turkish
Means "diamond" in Turkish, ultimately from Persian.
EMEL f Turkish
Means "desire" in Turkish, ultimately of Arabic origin, making this name a relative of Amal
ESER f & m Turkish
Means "product, achievement" in Turkish.
EVREN m & f Turkish
Means "cosmos, the universe" in Turkish. In Turkic mythology the Evren is a gigantic snake-like dragon.
GÜL f Turkish
Means "rose" in Turkish, ultimately from Persian.
GÜLNUR f Turkish
Means "rose light" in Turkish, ultimately from Persian گل (gol)
meaning "flower, rose" and Arabic نور (nur)
İLKAY f & m Turkish
Means "new moon" in Turkish, derived from ilk
"first" and ay
İREM f Turkish
Turkish form of Arabic إرَم (Iram)
, the name of a beautiful city mentioned in the 89th chapter (surah al-Fajr) of the Qur'an.
LALE f Turkish
Means "tulip" in Turkish, of Persian origin.
MÜGE f Turkish
Means "lily of the valley" in Turkish (species Convallaria majalis).
NAZLI f Turkish
Turkish form of NAZLI
. This name is spelled with a Turkish dotless i
, as Nazlı
NURAY f Turkish
Means "bright moon" in Turkish, ultimately from Arabic نور (nur)
meaning "light" and Turkic ay
NURGÜL f Turkish
Means "radiant rose" in Turkish, ultimately from Arabic نور (nur)
meaning "light" and Persian گل (gol)
meaning "flower, rose".
SONGÜL f Turkish
From Turkish son
meaning "last, final" and gül
SULTAN m & f Arabic, Turkish, Urdu, Bengali, Avar
Means "ruler, king, sultan" in Arabic. In the Arab world this name is typically masculine, but Turkey it is given to both boys and girls.
SUNA f Turkish
From the Turkish word for a type of duck, the shelduck (genus Tadorna).
TUBA f Arabic, Turkish
From the name of a type of tree that is believed to grow in heaven in Islamic tradition. It means "blessedness" in Arabic.
UMUT m & f Turkish
Variant of ÜMİT
. The Turkish words umut
are etymologically related synonyms.