Masculine Names

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MARCELLINUS   m   Ancient Roman
Roman family name which was derived from MARCELLUS. Saint Marcellinus was a pope of the early 4th century who was supposedly martyred during the persecutions of the Roman emperor Diocletian.
MARCELLO   m   Italian
Italian form of MARCELLUS.
MARCELLUS   m   Ancient Roman, German, Dutch
Roman family name which was originally a diminutive of MARCUS. This was the name of two popes.
MARCELO   m   Spanish, Portuguese
Spanish and Portuguese form of MARCELLUS.
MARCIAL   m   Spanish
Spanish form of Martialis (see MARTIAL).
MARCIANO   m   Portuguese, Spanish, Italian
Portuguese, Spanish and Italian form of MARCIANUS.
MARCIANUS   m   Ancient Roman
Roman family name which was a derivative of the praenomen MARCUS. This was the name of a 5th-century Eastern Roman emperor. It was also borne by a 2nd-century saint: a bishop of Tortona, Italy.
MARCIN   m   Polish
Polish form of MARTIN.
MÁRCIO   m   Portuguese
Portuguese form of MARCIUS.
MARCIO   m   Spanish
Spanish form of MARCIUS.
MARCIUS   m   Ancient Roman
Roman family name which was a derivative of the praenomen MARCUS. This was the name of an early, possibly legendary, king of Rome.
MARCO   m   Italian, Spanish, Portuguese, German, Dutch
Italian form of MARK. During the Middle Ages this name was common in Venice, where Saint Mark was supposedly buried. A famous bearer was the Venetian explorer Marco Polo, who travelled across Asia to China in the 13th century.
MARCOS   m   Spanish, Portuguese
Spanish and Portuguese form of MARK.
MARCUS   m   Ancient Roman, Biblical Latin, English, Swedish, Norwegian, Danish
Roman praenomen, or given name, which was probably derived from the name of the Roman god MARS. This was among the most popular of the Roman praenomina. Famous bearers include Marcus Tullius Cicero (known simply as Cicero), a 1st-century BC statesman and orator, Marcus Antonius (known as Mark Antony), a 1st-century BC politician, and Marcus Aurelius, a notable 2nd-century emperor. This was also the name of a pope of the 4th century. This spelling has occasionally been used in the English-speaking world, though the traditional English form Mark has been more common.
MARDUK   m   Near Eastern Mythology
Possibly from Sumerian amar-Utu meaning "calf of UTU". In Babylonian mythology he was the chief god, presiding over heaven, light, sky, battle, and fertility. After killing the dragon Tiamat, who was an old enemy of the gods, he created the world and sky from the pieces of her body.
MAREDUDD   m   Welsh
Welsh form of MEREDITH.
MAREK   m   Polish, Czech, Slovak
Polish, Czech and Slovak form of MARK.
MARGH   m   Cornish
Cornish form of MARK.
MARÍA   f & m   Spanish, Galician, Icelandic
Spanish, Galician and Icelandic form of MARIA. It is occasionally used as a masculine middle name in Spanish-speaking regions.
MARIA   f & m   Italian, Portuguese, Catalan, Occitan, German, Swedish, Norwegian, Danish, Faroese, Dutch, Frisian, Greek, Polish, Romanian, English, Finnish, Corsican, Sardinian, Basque, Russian, Bulgarian, Ukrainian, Biblical Greek, Biblical Latin, Old Church Slavic
Latin form of Greek Μαρια, from Hebrew מִרְיָם (see MARY). Maria is the usual form of the name in many European languages, as well as a secondary form in other languages such as English (where the common spelling is Mary). In some countries, for example Germany, Poland and Italy, Maria is occasionally used as a masculine middle name.... [more]
MARIÁN   m   Slovak, Czech, Hungarian
Slovak, Czech and Hungarian form of MARIANUS.
MARIAN (2)   m   Polish, Czech, Romanian
Polish, Czech and Romanian form of MARIANUS. It is sometimes used as a masculine form of MARIA.
MARIANO   m   Italian, Spanish, Portuguese
Italian, Spanish and Portuguese form of MARIANUS. It is also used as a masculine form of MARIA.
MARIANUS   m   Ancient Roman
Roman family name, which was itself derived from the Roman name MARIUS. This was the name of an early saint.
MARIJAN   m   Croatian, Slovene
Croatian and Slovene form of MARIANUS.
MARIJN   m & f   Dutch
Dutch masculine and feminine form of MARINUS.
MARIJO   m   Croatian
Croatian form of MARIUS.
MARIJUS   m   Lithuanian
Lithuanian form of MARIUS.
MARIN   m   French, Romanian, Croatian, Serbian, Bulgarian, Macedonian
French, Romanian, Croatian, Serbian, Bulgarian and Macedonian form of MARINUS.
MARINHO   m   Portuguese
Diminutive of MÁRIO.
MARINKO   m   Croatian, Serbian
Croatian and Serbian diminutive of MARIN.
MARINO   m   Italian, Spanish
Italian and Spanish form of MARINUS.
MARINOS   m   Greek
Greek form of MARINUS.
MARINUS   m   Ancient Roman, Dutch
From the Roman family name Marinus, which derives either from the name MARIUS or from the Latin word marinus "of the sea".
MÁRIO   m   Portuguese
Portuguese form of MARIUS.
MARIO   m   Italian, Spanish, German, Croatian
Italian and Spanish form of MARIUS. Famous bearers include American race car driver Mario Andretti (1940-) and Canadian hockey player Mario Lemieux (1965-).
MARION (2)   m   English
From a French surname which was derived from MARION (1). This was the real name of American actor John Wayne (1907-1979), who was born Marion Robert Morrison.
MARIOS   m   Greek
Greek form of MARIUS.
MÀRIU   m   Sardinian
Sardinian form of MARIUS.
MARIUS   m   Ancient Roman, Romanian, German, Dutch, Norwegian, Danish, French
Roman family name which was derived either from MARS, the name of the Roman god of War, or else from the Latin root mas, maris meaning "male". Gaius Marius was a famous Roman consul of the 2nd century BC. Since the start of the Christian era, it has occasionally been used as a masculine form of MARIA.
MARIUSZ   m   Polish
Polish form of MARIUS.
MARIYAN   m   Bulgarian
Bulgarian form of MARIANUS.
MARJAN (2)   m   Slovene, Macedonian, Serbian, Croatian
Slovene, Macedonian, Serbian and Croatian form of MARIANUS.
MÁRK   m   Hungarian
Hungarian form of MARK.
MARK   m   English, Russian, Dutch, Swedish, Norwegian, Danish, Biblical
Form of MARCUS. Saint Mark was the author of the second gospel in the New Testament. Though the author's identity is not certain, some traditions hold him to be the same person as the John Mark who appears in the Book of Acts. He is the patron saint of Venice, where he is supposedly buried. Though in use during the Middle Ages, Mark was not common in the English-speaking world until the 19th century, when it began to be used alongside the classical form Marcus.... [more]
MARKEL   m   Basque
Basque form of Martialis (see MARTIAL).
MARKKU   m   Finnish
Finnish form of MARK.
MARKOS   m   Greek, Ancient Greek, Biblical Greek
Greek form of Marcus (see MARK).
MARKUS   m   German, Swedish, Norwegian, Danish, Finnish
German, Scandinavian and Finnish form of MARK.
MARKUSS   m   Latvian
Latvian form of MARK.
MARLEN (1)   m   Russian
Blend of Marx and Lenin. This name was created by Communist parents who were eager to reject traditional names.
MARLIN   m   English
Possibly a variant of MERLIN.
MARLON   m   English
Meaning unknown. This name was popularized by the American actor Marlon Brando (1924-2004), who was named after his father.
MARLOWE   m   English (Rare)
From a surname which was derived from a place name meaning "remnants of a lake" in Old English.
MARMADUKE   m   English (British, Rare)
Possibly derived from the Old Irish name MÁEL MÁEDÓC. This name has been traditionally used in the Yorkshire area of Britain.
MARNIX   m   Dutch
From a Dutch surname of unknown meaning.
MARQUINHOS   m   Portuguese
Portuguese diminutive of MARCOS.
MARQUIS   m   African American
From a noble title which was derived from the Old French word marchis "march, borderland", which originally referred to someone who ruled on the borderlands of a realm.
MARQUISE   m   African American (Modern)
Variant of MARQUIS. Technically, marquise is the feminine form of the title marquis.
MARS   m   Roman Mythology
Possibly related to Latin mas "male" (genitive maris). In Roman mythology Mars was the god of war, often equated with the Greek god Ares. This is also the name of the fourth planet in the solar system.
MARSHAL   m   English
Variant of MARSHALL.
MARSHALL   m   English
From a surname which originally denoted a person who was a marshal. The word marshal originally derives from Germanic marah "horse" and scalc "servant".
MÅRTEN   m   Swedish
Swedish form of Martinus (see MARTIN).
MARTEN   m   Dutch
Dutch form of Martinus (see MARTIN).
MARTÍ   m   Catalan
Catalan form of MARTIN.
MARTIAL   m   History
From the Roman cognomen Martialis, which was derived from the name of the Roman god MARS. The name was borne by Marcus Valerius Martialis, now commonly known as Martial, a Roman poet of the 1st century.
MARTIALIS   m   Ancient Roman
Original Latin form of MARTIAL.
MARTIE   m & f   English
Diminutive of MARTIN, MARTINA or MARTHA.
MARTIJN   m   Dutch
Dutch form of MARTIN.
MARTIM   m   Portuguese
Portuguese form of Martinus (see MARTIN).
MARTÍN   m   Spanish
Spanish form of Martinus (see MARTIN).
MARTÎN   m   Norman
Norman form of Martinus (see MARTIN).
MARTIN   m   English, French, German, Swedish, Norwegian, Danish, Russian, Romanian, Czech, Slovak, Slovene, Croatian, Hungarian, Bulgarian, Macedonian, Finnish
From the Roman name Martinus, which was derived from Martis, the genitive case of the name of the Roman god MARS. Saint Martin of Tours was a 4th-century bishop who is the patron saint of France. According to legend, he came across a cold beggar in the middle of winter so he ripped his cloak in two and gave half of it to the beggar. He was a favourite saint during the Middle Ages, and his name has become common throughout the Christian world.... [more]
MARTINHO   m   Portuguese
Portuguese form of Martinus (see MARTIN).
MARTINO   m   Italian
Italian form of Martinus (see MARTIN).
MĀRTIŅŠ   m   Latvian
Latvian form of Martinus (see MARTIN).
MARTINUS   m   Ancient Roman, Dutch
Original Latin form of MARTIN. This is also the official Dutch form of the name, used on birth certificates but commonly rendered Maarten or Marten in daily life.
MÁRTON   m   Hungarian
Hungarian form of Martinus (see MARTIN).
MARTTI   m   Finnish
Finnish form of MARTIN.
MARTY   m   English
Diminutive of MARTIN.
MARTYN   m   Welsh, Ukrainian
Welsh and Ukrainian form of MARTIN.
MARTYNAS   m   Lithuanian
Lithuanian form of Martinus (see MARTIN).
MARTZEL   m   Basque
Basque form of MARCELLUS.
MARUF   m   Arabic, Bengali
Means "favour, kindness" in Arabic.
MARVIN   m   English, German
Probably from an English surname which was derived from the given name MERVYN. A famous bearer was the American musician Marvin Gaye (1939-1984).
MARVYN   m   English (Rare)
Variant of MARVIN.
MARWIN   m   German
German variant of MARVIN.
MARZELL   m   German (Rare)
German variant of MARCELLUS.
MARZIO   m   Italian
Italian form of MARCIUS.
MASAMBA   m   Eastern African, Yao
Means "leaves, vegetables" in Yao.
MASAMI   f & m   Japanese
From Japanese (masa) meaning "become" or (masa) meaning "right, proper" combined with (mi) meaning "beautiful". This name can also be formed from other combinations of kanji.
MASARU   m   Japanese
From Japanese (masaru) meaning "victory". Other kanji or kanji combinations can also form this name.
MASON   m   English
From an English surname meaning "stoneworker", from an Old French word of Germanic origin (akin to Old English macian "to make").
MASOOD   m   Arabic, Persian
Variant transcription of MAS'UD.
MASOUD   m   Arabic, Persian
Variant transcription of MAS'UD.
MASOZI   m & f   Southern African, Tumbuka
Means "tears" in Tumbuka.
MASSIMILIANO   m   Italian
Italian form of MAXIMILIAN.
MASSIMO   m   Italian
Italian form of MAXIMUS.
MASSOUD   m   Persian
Variant transcription of MAS'UD.
MASTERMAN   m   English (Rare)
From a surname which originally belonged to a person who worked as a servant.
MAS'UD   m   Arabic, Persian
Means "lucky" in Arabic.
MASUD   m   Bengali
Bengali form of MAS'UD.
MAT   m   English
Short form of MATTHEW.
MATAN   m   Hebrew
Variant transcription of MATTAN.
MATAS   m   Lithuanian
Lithuanian form of MATTHEW.
MÁTÉ   m   Hungarian
Hungarian form of MATTHEW.
MATE (1)   m   Georgian
Georgian form of MATTHEW.
MATE (2)   m   Croatian
Diminutive of MATEJ or MATIJA.
MATEI   m   Romanian
Romanian form of MATTHEW.
MATĚJ   m   Czech
Czech form of MATTHIAS, used to refer to the apostle chosen to replace Judas Iscariot.
MATEJ   m   Slovak, Slovene, Croatian, Macedonian
Slovak form of MATTHIAS, used to refer to the apostle chosen to replace Judas Iscariot. Also the Slovene, Croatian and Macedonian form of MATTHEW, used to refer to the evangelist and apostle also known as Levi.
MATEJA (2)   m   Serbian
Serbian variant of MATIJA.
MATÉO   m   French
French form of MATEO or MATTEO.
MATEO   m   Spanish, Croatian
Spanish form of MATTHEW. This form is also sometimes used in Croatia, from the Italian form MATTEO.
MATEU   m   Catalan
Catalan form of MATTHEW.
MATEUS   m   Portuguese
Portuguese form of MATTHEW.
MATEUSZ   m   Polish
Polish form of MATTHEW.
MATEVŽ   m   Slovene
Slovene variant of MATTHEW.
MATEY   m   Bulgarian
Bulgarian form of MATTHEW.
MATFEY   m   Russian
Older Russian form of MATTHEW.
MATH   m   Welsh Mythology
Possibly from Celtic matu meaning "bear". According to the Mabinogion, Math ap Mathonwy was a king of Gwynedd and a magician. He was the uncle of the hero Gwydion.
MATHÉO   m   French
French form of MATEO or MATTEO.
MATHEW   m   English
Variant of MATTHEW.
MATHGHAMHAIN   m   Ancient Irish
Means "bear" in Irish Gaelic. This was the name of a brother of the Irish king Brian Boru.
MATHIEU   m   French
French variant form of MATTHEW.
MATHIS   m   German, French
German and French form of MATTHIAS.
MATHÚIN   m   Irish
Modern Irish form of MATHGHAMHAIN.
MATHUSALAM   m   Biblical Latin
Latin form of METHUSELAH.
MATHUSALEM   m   Biblical French
French form of METHUSELAH.
MATHYS   m   French
French variant of MATTHIAS.
MATIA   m   Basque
Basque form of MATTHEW.
MATÍAS   m   Spanish
Spanish form of MATTHIAS.
MATIAS   m   Finnish, Portuguese
Finnish and Portuguese form of MATTHIAS.
MATIC   m   Slovene
Slovene variant form of MATTHIAS.
MATIJA   m & f   Slovene, Croatian, Serbian
Slovene, Croatian and Serbian form of MATTHIAS, used to refer to the apostle chosen to replace Judas Iscariot. It is occasionally used as a feminine name.
MATJAŽ   m   Slovene
Slovene variant of MATTHIAS.
MATKO   m   Croatian
Diminutive of MATEJ or MATIJA.
MATO   m   Croatian
Diminutive of MATEJ or MATIJA.
MATOUŠ   m   Czech
Czech form of MATTHEW, used to refer to the evangelist and apostle also known as Levi.
MATS   m   Swedish, Norwegian
Swedish and Norwegian short form of MATTHIAS.
MATT   m   English
Short form of MATTHEW.
MATTAN   m   Biblical, Biblical Hebrew
Means "gift" in Hebrew. This was the name of the father of Shephatiah in the Old Testament.
MATTANIAH   m   Biblical
Means "gift of YAHWEH" in Hebrew. This was the original name of Zedekiah, a king of Judah, in the Old Testament.
MATTANYAHU   m   Biblical Hebrew
Hebrew form of MATTANIAH.
MATTEO   m   Italian
Italian form of MATTHEW.
MATTEUS   m   Swedish, Norwegian
Swedish and Norwegian form of MATTHEW, used to refer to the evangelist and apostle also known as Levi.
MATTHAIOS   m   Greek, Biblical Greek
Greek form of Mattityahu (see MATTHEW).
MATTHAN   m   Biblical, Biblical Latin, Biblical Greek
Form of MATTAN used in the Greek and Latin Old Testament. This form of the name is also used in English versions of the New Testament, being borne by the great-grandfather of Jesus.
MATTHÄUS   m   German
German form of MATTHEW, used to refer to the evangelist and apostle also known as Levi.
MATTHEI   m   Old Church Slavic
Old Slavic form of MATTHEW.
MATTHEUS   m   Biblical Latin
Latin form of MATTHEW.
MATTHEW   m   English, Biblical
English form of Ματθαιος (Matthaios), which was a Greek form of the Hebrew name מַתִּתְיָהוּ (Mattityahu) meaning "gift of YAHWEH". Matthew, also called Levi, was one of the twelve apostles. He was a tax collector, and supposedly the author of the first gospel in the New Testament. He is considered a saint in many Christian traditions. The variant Matthias also occurs in the New Testament belonging to a separate apostle. The name appears in the Old Testament as Mattithiah.... [more]
MATTHIA   m   Old Church Slavic
Old Slavic form of MATTHIAS.
MATTHIAS   m   German, Swedish, Norwegian, Danish, French, Dutch, Biblical, Biblical Latin, Biblical Greek
Variant of Matthaios (see MATTHEW) which appears in the New Testament as the name of the apostle chosen to replace the traitor Judas Iscariot. This was also the name of kings of Hungary, including Matthias I who made important reforms to the kingdom in the 15th century.
MATTHIEU   m   French
Variant of MATHIEU.
MATTHIJS   m   Dutch
Dutch form of MATTHIAS.
MATTI   m   Finnish
Finnish form of MATTHEW.
MATTIA   m   Italian
Italian form of MATTHIAS.
MATTIAS   m   German, Swedish
Variant of MATTHIAS.
MATTIE   f & m   English
Diminutive of MATILDA or MATTHEW.
MATTIN   m   Basque
Basque form of Martinus (see MARTIN).
MATTITHIAH   m   Biblical
Form of Mattityahu (see MATTHEW) used in the English Old Testament, where it belongs to a few minor characters.
MATTITHYAHU   m   Biblical Hebrew
Variant transcription of MATTITYAHU.
MATTITYAHU   m   Hebrew, Biblical Hebrew
Original Hebrew form of MATTHEW.
MATTY (1)   m   English
Diminutive of MATTHEW.
MATÚŠ   m   Slovak
Slovak form of MATTHEW, used to refer to the evangelist and apostle also known as Levi.
MATUSALEMME   m   Biblical Italian
Italian form of METHUSELAH.
MATUSALÉN   m   Biblical Spanish
Spanish form of METHUSELAH.
MATVEI   m   Russian
Variant transcription of MATVEY.
MATVEY   m   Russian
Russian form of MATTHEW.
MATXIN   m   Basque
Basque diminutive of Martinus (see MARTIN).
MÁTYÁS   m   Hungarian
Hungarian form of MATTHIAS. This was the name of two Hungarian kings.
MATYÁŠ   m   Czech
Czech form of MATTHIAS (via Hungarian Mátyás).
MAUI   m & f   Hawaiian, Polynesian Mythology
Meaning unknown. In Hawaiian mythology Māui was a trickster who created the Hawaiian Islands by having his brothers fish them out of the sea. He was also responsible for binding the sun and slowing its movement.
MAUNO   m   Finnish
Finnish form of MAGNUS.
MAUNU   m   Finnish
Variant of MAUNO.
MAURI   m   Finnish
Finnish form of MAURICE.
MAURICE   m   English, French
From the Roman name Mauritius, a derivative of MAURUS. Saint Maurice was a 3rd-century Roman soldier from Egypt. He and the other Christians in his legion were supposedly massacred on the orders of emperor Maximian for refusing to worship Roman gods. Thus, he is the patron saint of infantry soldiers.... [more]
MAURÍCIO   m   Portuguese
Portuguese form of Mauritius (see MAURICE).
MAURICIO   m   Spanish
Spanish form of Mauritius (see MAURICE).
MAURITIUS   m   Late Roman
Latin form of MAURICE.
MAURITS   m   Dutch
Dutch form of MAURICE.
MAURIZIO   m   Italian
Italian form of Mauritius (see MAURICE).
MAURO   m   Italian, Portuguese (Brazilian)
Italian form of MAURUS.
MAURUS   m   Late Roman
Latin name which meant "dark skinned". This was the name of numerous early saints, most notably a follower of Saint Benedict.
MAURYCY   m   Polish
Polish form of MAURICE.
MAVERICK   m   English
Derived from the English word maverick meaning "independent". The word itself is derived from the surname of a 19th-century Texas rancher who did not brand his calves.
MAVUTO   m & f   Southern African, Chewa
Means "troubles, problems" in Chewa.
MAWULI   m   Western African, Ewe
Means "God lives" in Ewe.
MAWUNYO   m & f   Western African, Ewe
Means "God is good" in Ewe.
MAX   m   German, English, Swedish, Norwegian, Danish, Dutch, Russian
Short form of MAXIMILIAN (or sometimes of MAXWELL in English). It is also a variant transcription of Russian MAKS.
MAXEN   m   Welsh (Anglicized)
Anglicized form of MACSEN.
MAXENCE   m   French
French form of the Roman name Maxentius, a derivative of Latin maximus "greatest". This was the agnomen of an early 4th-century Roman emperor, a rival of Constantine. It was also borne by a 6th-century saint from Agde in France.
MAXENTIUS   m   Ancient Roman
Latin form of MAXENCE.
MAXIM   m   Russian, Ukrainian, Belarusian
Variant transcription of MAKSIM or MAKSYM.
MAXIME   m   French
French form of MAXIMUS.
MAXIMIANO   m   Spanish, Portuguese
Spanish and Portuguese form of MAXIMIANUS.
MAXIMIANUS   m   Ancient Roman
Roman cognomen which was derived from MAXIMUS.
MAXIMILIAAN   m   Dutch
Dutch form of Maximilianus (see MAXIMILIAN).
MAXIMILIÁN   m   Slovak
Slovak form of Maximilianus (see MAXIMILIAN).
MAXIMILIAN   m   German, English, Swedish, Norwegian, Danish
From the Roman name Maximilianus, which was derived from MAXIMUS. It was borne by a 3rd-century saint and martyr. In the 15th century the Holy Roman Emperor Frederick III gave this name to his son and eventual heir. In this case it was a blend of the names of the Roman generals Fabius Maximus and Cornelius Scipio Aemilianus (see EMILIANO), who Frederick admired. It was subsequently borne by a second Holy Roman Emperor, two kings of Bavaria, and a short-lived Habsburg emperor of Mexico.
MAXIMILIANO   m   Spanish, Portuguese
Spanish and Portuguese form of Maximilianus (see MAXIMILIAN).
MAXIMILIANUS   m   Ancient Roman
Roman form of MAXIMILIAN.
MAXIMILIEN   m   French
French form of Maximilianus (see MAXIMILIAN).
MAXIMILLIAN   m   English
Variant of MAXIMILIAN.
MAXIMINO   m   Spanish, Portuguese
Spanish and Portuguese form of MAXIMINUS.
MAXIMINUS   m   Ancient Roman
Roman cognomen which was derived from MAXIMUS. Saint Maximinus was a 4th-century bishop of Trier.
MÁXIMO   m   Spanish
Spanish form of MAXIMUS.
MAXIMUS   m   Ancient Roman
Roman family name which was derived from Latin maximus "greatest". Saint Maximus was a monk and theologian from Constantinople in the 7th century.
MAXMILIÁN   m   Czech
Czech form of Maximilianus (see MAXIMILIAN).
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". A famous bearer of the surname was James Maxwell (1831-1879), a Scottish physicist who studied gases and electromagnetism.
MAYAMIKO   m & f   Southern African, Chewa
Means "praise, gratitude" in Chewa.
MAYESO   m & f   Southern African, Chewa
Means "test (from God)" in Chewa.
MAYNARD   m   English
From an English surname which was derived from the Germanic given name MEGINHARD.
MAYNERD   m   English (Rare)
Variant of MAYNARD.
MAYRBEK   m   Chechen
Derived from Nakh майра (mayra) meaning "husband, brave man" combined with the Turkish military title beg meaning "chieftain, master".
MAYSON   m   English (Rare)
Variant of MASON.
MAYUR   m   Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Gujarati
Means "peacock" in Sanskrit.
MAZHAR   m   Turkish
Means "honoured" in Turkish.
MAZIN   m   Arabic
Means "rain clouds" in Arabic.
MEADE   m & f   English (Rare)
From an English surname which indicated one who lived on a meadow (from Middle English mede) or one who sold or made mead (an alcoholic drink made from fermented honey; from Old English meodu).
MEALLÁN   m   Irish
Possibly means "lightning" in Irish Gaelic.
MECİT   m   Turkish
Turkish form of MAJID.
MEDAD   m   Biblical
Means "love" in Hebrew. In the Old Testament Medad is one of the elders who prophesizes in the camp of the Israelites after the flight from Egypt.
MEDHAT   m   Arabic
Variant transcription of MIDHAT.
MEES   m   Dutch
Diminutive of BARTHOLOMEUS.
MEFODIY   m   Russian (Archaic)
Russian form of METHODIUS.
MEGA   f & m   Indonesian
Means "cloud" in Indonesian, ultimately from Sanskrit मेघ (megha).
MEGINFRID   m   Ancient Germanic
Old Germanic form of MANFRED.
MEGINHARD   m   Ancient Germanic
Derived from the Germanic elements magan "strength" and hard "brave, hardy".
MEGINRAT   m   Ancient Germanic
Old Germanic form of MEINRAD.
MEHDI   m   Persian
Persian form of MAHDI.
MEHMED   m   Ottoman Turkish, Bosnian
Older form of MEHMET, as well as the Bosnian form. This was the name of six sultans of the Ottoman Empire, including Mehmed II the conqueror of Constantinople.
MEHMET   m   Turkish
Turkish form of MUHAMMAD. This name was borne sultans of the Ottoman Empire (with the older form Mehmed).
MEHMOOD   m   Urdu
Variant transcription of MEHMUD.
MEHMUD   m   Urdu
Urdu form of MAHMUD.
MEHMUT   m   Uyghur
Uyghur form of MAHMUD.
MEHR   m   Persian, Persian Mythology
Modern Persian form of MITHRA.
MEHRAB   m   Persian, Literature
From مهر (Mehr), the Persian word for MITHRA, combined with Persian آب (ab) "water". This is the name of a character in the 11th-century Persian epic the 'Shahnameh'.
MEHRDAD   m   Persian
Modern Persian form of MITHRIDATES.
MEICAL   m   Welsh
Welsh form of MICHAEL.
MEINARD   m   Dutch (Rare)
Dutch variant form of MEGINHARD.
MEINDERT   m   Dutch
Dutch form of MEGINHARD.
MEINE   m   Frisian, Dutch, German
Originally a short form of Germanic names beginning with the element magan meaning "strength".
MEINHARD   m   German
German form of MEGINHARD.
MEINO   m   German, Dutch, Ancient Germanic
Variant of MEINE.
MEINRAD   m   German, Ancient Germanic
Derived from the Germanic elements magan "mighty, strong" and rad "counsel". Saint Meinrad was a 9th-century hermit who founded the Benedictine abbey at Einsiedeln in Switzerland.
MEINT   m   Dutch
Variant of MEINE.
MEIR   m   Hebrew
Means "giving light" in Hebrew.
MEIRION   m   Welsh
Welsh form of MARIANUS.
MEL   m & f   English
Short form of MELVIN, MELANIE, MELISSA, and other names beginning with Mel.
MELANTHIOS   m   Greek Mythology, Ancient Greek
Derived from Greek μελας (melas) "black, dark" and ανθος (anthos) "flower". In Homer's epic the 'Odyssey' this is the name of an insolent goatherd killed by Odysseus.
MELCHIOR   m   Dutch, Judeo-Christian Legend
Derived from Semitic roots meaning "king city". This was a name traditionally assigned to one of the wise men (also known as the Magi, or three kings) who were said to have visited the newborn Jesus.
MELCHIORRE   m   Italian
Italian form of MELCHIOR.
MELCHOR   m   Spanish
Spanish form of MELCHIOR.
MELECH   m   Biblical, Hebrew, Biblical Hebrew
Means "king" in Hebrew. In the Old Testament this is the name of a son of Micah (not the prophet).
MELEK (1)   m   Hebrew
Variant transcription of MELECH.
MELİK   m   Turkish
Turkish form of MALIK (1).
MELISIZWE   m   Southern African, Xhosa
Means "leader of the nation" in Xhosa.
MELITON   m   Ancient Greek, Georgian
Derived from Greek μελι (meli) meaning "honey" (genitive μελιτος). This was the name of a 2nd-century bishop of Sardis who is regarded as a saint in the Orthodox Church.
MELKER   m   Swedish
Swedish form of MELCHIOR.
MELLAN   m   Irish
Anglicized form of MEALLÁN.
MELLE   m   Dutch
Originally a short form of Germanic names beginning with the element mathal meaning "meeting".
MELOR   m   Russian
Acronym of Russian Маркс, Энгельс, Ленин, Октябрьская Революция (Marx, Engels, Lenin, October Revolution). This name commemorates the creation of the former Soviet state. It was created by Communist parents who were eager to reject traditional names.
MELQART   m   Near Eastern Mythology
From Phoenician mlk "king" and qrt "city". This was the name of a Phoenician god worshipped especially in the city of Tyre.
MELVILLE   m   English
From a Scottish surname which was originally from a Norman French place name meaning "bad town". A famous bearer of the surname was the American author Herman Melville (1819-1891), who wrote several novels including 'Moby-Dick'.
MELVIN   m   English
From a Scottish surname which probably originated as a variant of MELVILLE.
MELVYN   m   English
Variant of MELVIN.
MENACHEM   m   Hebrew, Biblical Hebrew
Hebrew form of MENAHEM.
MENAHEM   m   Biblical, Hebrew
From the Hebrew name מְנַחֵם (Menachem) meaning "comforter". This was the name of a king of Israel, appearing in the Old Testament. His reign was noted for its brutality.
MENASHE   m   Hebrew
Hebrew form of MANASSEH.
MENASHSHEH   m   Biblical Hebrew
Hebrew form of MANASSEH.
MENDEL   m   Yiddish
Originally this was probably a Yiddish diminutive of MANNO. It is now used as a diminutive of MENAHEM.
MENELAOS   m   Greek Mythology
Greek form of MENELAUS.
MENELAUS   m   Greek Mythology (Latinized)
From the Greek name Μενελαος (Menelaos), derived either from μενω (meno) meaning "to stay, to wait" or μενος (menos) meaning "mind, strength, force" combined with λαος (laos) meaning "the people". In Greek legend he was a king of Sparta and the husband of Helen. When his wife was taken by Paris, the Greeks besieged the city of Troy in an effort to get her back. After the war Menelaus and Helen settled down to a happy life.
MENES   m   Ancient Egyptian
Meaning unknown. Menes was an Egyptian king who united Upper and Lower Egypt around 3000 BC. He is also known as Narmer; Menes was probably his funeral name.
MENNO   m   Dutch, German
Diminutive of MEINE.
MENSUR   m   Bosnian
Bosnian form of MANSUR.
MENTOR   m   Greek Mythology
Possibly related to Greek μενος (menos) meaning "mind, strength, force". In Greek legend Mentor was the son of Alkimos. When Odysseus left to fight in the Trojan War he entrusted Mentor with the care of his palace and the guardianship of his son Telemachos. When the goddess Athena visited Telemachos she took the guise of Mentor.
MERAB (2)   m   Georgian
Georgian form of MEHRAB.
MERARI   m   Biblical
Means "bitter" in Hebrew. This was the name of the youngest son of Levi in the Old Testament.
MERCURIO   m   Italian
Italian form of MERCURY.
MERCURIUS   m   Roman Mythology
Latin form of MERCURY.
MERCURY   m   Roman Mythology (Anglicized)
From the Latin Mercurius, probably derived from Latin mercari "to trade" or merces "wages". This was the name of the Roman god of trade, merchants, and travellers, later equated with the Greek god Hermes. This is also the name of the first planet in the solar system.
MEREDITH   m & f   Welsh, English
From the Welsh name Maredudd or Meredydd, possibly meaning "great lord" or "sea lord". Since the mid-1920s it has been used more often for girls than for boys in English-speaking countries, though it is still a masculine name in Wales. A famous bearer of this name as surname was the English novelist and poet George Meredith (1828-1909).
MEREDYDD   m   Welsh
Welsh form of MEREDITH.
MERFYN   m   Welsh
Older Welsh form of MERVYN.
MERGEN   m   Turkmen
Means "sharp-eyed" in Turkmen.
MERIT (1)   m   English (Rare)
Either a variant of MERRITT or else simply from the English word merit, ultimately from Latin meritus "deserving".
MERIWETHER   m   English (Rare)
From a surname meaning "happy weather" in Middle English, originally belonging to a cheery person. A notable bearer of the name was Meriwether Lewis (1774-1809), who, with William Clark, explored the west of North America.
MERLE   f & m   English
Variant of MERRILL or MURIEL. The spelling has been influenced by the word merle meaning "blackbird" (via French, from Latin merula).
MERLIN   m   Arthurian Romance, English
Form of the Welsh name Myrddin (meaning "sea fortress") used by Geoffrey of Monmouth in his 12th-century Arthurian tales. Writing in Latin, he likely chose the form Merlinus over Merdinus in order to prevent associations with French merde "excrement".... [more]
MERLYN   m & f   English
Variant of MERLIN, sometimes used as a feminine form. It has perhaps been influenced by the Welsh word merlyn meaning "pony".
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