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This is a list of names in which the gender is masculine; and the length is 11.
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ABD AL-RAHMANmArabic
Means "servant of the merciful" from Arabic عبد ال ('abd al) meaning "servant of the" combined with رحمن (rahman) meaning "merciful". This was the name of two early caliphs of the Umayyad dynasty in Spain.
ABD AL-RASHIDmArabic
Means "servant of the rightly guided" from Arabic عبد ال ('abd al) meaning "servant of the" combined with رشد (rashid) meaning "rightly guided".
ABDUL-RAHMANmArabic
Variant transcription of ABD AL-RAHMAN.
ABDUR-RAHMANmArabic
Variant transcription of ABD AL-RAHMAN.
ABDUR-RASHIDmArabic
Variant transcription of ABD AL-RASHID.
ÆÐELBERHTmAnglo-Saxon
Old English cognate of Adalbert (see ALBERT). This was the name of a Saxon king of England and two kings of Kent, one of whom was a saint. It became unused after the Normans introduced their form of Adalbert after their invasion.
ÆÐELFRIÐmAnglo-Saxon
Derived from the Old English elements æðel "noble" and friþ "peace". The name was rarely used after the Norman conquest.
ÆTHELWEARDmAnglo-Saxon
Derived from the Old English element æðel "noble" combined with weard "guardian".
AHENOBARBUSmAncient Roman
From a Roman cognomen meaning "bronze beard" in Latin. This name was borne by a series of consuls of the late Roman Republic.
AHTAHKAKOOPmNative American, Cree
Means "star blanket" in Cree. This was the name of an early 19th-century Cree chief.
ALEKSANDRASmLithuanian
Lithuanian form of ALEXANDER.
ALEKSANTERImFinnish
Finnish form of ALEXANDER.
ANGRA MAINYUmPersian Mythology
Means "evil spirit" in Avestan. In Persian mythology Angra Mainyu was the god of darkness, death and destruction, the enemy of Ahura Mazda.
APHRODISIOSmAncient Greek
Ancient Greek personal name which was derived from the name of the Greek goddess APHRODITE.
APOLLINAIREmFrench (Rare)
French form of APOLLINARIS. It was adopted as a surname by the Polish-French poet Guillaume Apollinaire (1880-1918), who based it on his Polish middle name Apolinary.
APOLLINARISmAncient Greek
Ancient Greek name derived from the name of the god APOLLO. This was the name of several early saints and martyrs, including a bishop of Ravenna and a bishop of Hierapolis.
APOLLODOROSmAncient Greek
Means "gift of Apollo" from the name of the god APOLLO combined with Greek δωρον (doron) "gift".
ARISTARCHUSmAncient Greek (Latinized)
From the Greek name Αρισταρχος (Aristarchos), derived from αριστος (aristos) "best" and αρχος (archos) "master". This name was borne by Aristarchus of Samos, a 3rd-century BC Greek astronomer and mathematician.
ARISTODEMOSmAncient Greek, Greek Mythology
Derived from the Greek elements αριστος (aristos) "best" and δημος (demos) "the people". This was the name of a descendant of Herakles in Greek legend.
ARISTOTELESmAncient Greek
Ancient Greek form of ARISTOTLE.
ARISTOTELISmGreek
Modern Greek form of ARISTOTLE.
ARTEMIDOROSmAncient Greek
Means "gift of Artemis" from the name of the goddess ARTEMIS combined with Greek δωρον (doron) "gift". This was the name of a Greek author of the 2nd century who wrote about the interpretation of dreams.
ASKLEPIADESmAncient Greek
Ancient Greek personal name which was derived from the name of the Greek god ASKLEPIOS combined with the patronymic suffix ιδης (ides). It was borne by several Greek physicians.
AÐALSTEINNmIcelandic, Ancient Scandinavian
Derived from the Old Norse elements aðal "noble" and steinn "stone".
BALAKRISHNAmIndian, Telugu, Kannada
From Sanskrit बल (bala) meaning "strength, might" combined with the name of the Hindu god KRISHNA.
BARTHOLOMEWmEnglish, Biblical
From Βαρθολομαιος (Bartholomaios), which was the Greek form of an Aramaic name meaning "son of TALMAI". In the New Testament Bartholomew is the byname of an apostle, possibly the same person as the apostle Nathanael. According to tradition he was a missionary to India before returning westward to Armenia, where he was martyred by flaying. Due to the popularity of this saint the name became common in England during the Middle Ages.
BELSHATZZARmBiblical Hebrew
Form of BELSHAZZAR found in the Hebrew Bible.
BONAVENTURAmItalian
Means "good fortune" in Italian. Saint Bonaventura was a 13th-century Franciscan monk who is considered a Doctor of the Church.
BRONISLOVASmLithuanian
Lithuanian form of BRONISŁAW.
CAELESTINUSmLate Roman
Late Latin name, a derivative of CAELESTIS. This name was borne by five popes (usually spelled Celestine in English).
CATAHECASSAmNative American, Shawnee
Means "black hoof" in Shawnee. This was the name of a Shawnee warrior and chief of the 18th century.
CHANDRAKANTmIndian, Marathi, Hindi
Means "beloved by the moon", derived from Sanskrit चन्द्र (chandra) meaning "moon" and कान्त (kanta) meaning "desired, beloved". This is another name for the moonstone.
CHARALAMBOSmGreek
Variant transcription of CHARALAMPOS.
CHARALAMPOSmGreek
Means "to shine from happiness" from Greek χαρα (chara) "happiness" combined with λαμπω (lampo) "to shine".
CHARIOVALDAmAncient Germanic
Old Germanic form of HAROLD.
CHARLEMAGNEmHistory
From Old French Charles le Magne meaning "CHARLES the Great". This is the name by which the Frankish king Charles the Great (742-814) is commonly known.
CHIKUMBUTSOm & fSouthern African, Chewa
Means "memory" in Chewa.
CHIRANJEEVImIndian, Hindi, Telugu
Variant transcription of CHIRANJIVI.
CHRISTOFFERmSwedish, Norwegian, Danish
Scandinavian variant of KRISTOFFER.
CHRISTOPHERmEnglish
From the Late Greek name Χριστοφορος (Christophoros) meaning "bearing CHRIST", derived from Χριστος (Christos) combined with φερω (phero) "to bear, to carry". Early Christians used it as a metaphorical name, expressing that they carried Christ in their hearts. In the Middle Ages, literal interpretations of the name's etymology led to legends about a Saint Christopher who carried the young Jesus across a river. He has come to be regarded as the patron saint of travellers.... [more]
CHRYSANTHOSmGreek, Ancient Greek
Means "golden flower" from Greek χρυσεος (chryseos) "golden" combined with ανθος (anthos) "flower". This name was borne by a semi-legendary 3rd-century Egyptian saint.
CHUKWUEMEKAmWestern African, Igbo
Means "God has done something great" in Igbo.
CLEISTHENESmAncient Greek (Latinized)
Latinized form of the Greek name Κλεισθενης (Kleisthenes), derived from κλεος (kleos) "glory" and σθενος (sthenos) "strength". This was the name of a 5th-century BC Athenian statesman and reformer. He helped establish democracy in Athens.
CONSTANTIJNmDutch
Dutch form of Constantinus (see CONSTANTINE).
CONSTANTINEmHistory
From the Latin name Constantinus, a derivative of CONSTANS. Constantine the Great (272-337) was the first Roman emperor to adopt Christianity. He moved the capital of the empire from Rome to Byzantium, which he renamed Constantinople (modern Istanbul).
CONSTANTIUSmLate Roman
Late Latin name which was a derivative of CONSTANS.
CRESCENTIUSmLate Roman
Latin name which was a derivative of the name CRESCENS. Saint Crescentius was a child martyred in Rome during the persecutions of Emperor Diocletian in the early 4th century.
CUNOBELINUSmAncient Celtic
Possibly means "hound of Belenus" from the old Celtic element koun "hound" combined with the name of the god BELENUS. This was the name of a 1st-century king of southeast Britain.
DEMOSTHENESmAncient Greek
Means "vigour of the people" from Greek δημος (demos) "the people" and σθενος (sthenos) "vigour, strength". This was the name of both an Athenian general of the 5th century and an Athenian orator of the 4th century.
DESIDERATUSmLate Roman
Derived from Latin desideratum meaning "desired". This was the name of a 6th-century French saint.
DIMOSTHENISmGreek
Modern Greek form of DEMOSTHENES.
DJEHUTIMESUmAncient Egyptian
Reconstructed Egyptian form of THUTMOSE.
DUBHSHLÁINEmAncient Irish
Old Irish name derived from dubh "dark, black" and either slán "defiance" or Sláine, the Gaelic name of the River Slaney.
ELEFTHERIOSmGreek
Modern Greek form of Eleutherios (see ELEUTHERIUS).
ELEUTHERIOSmLate Greek
Original Greek form of ELEUTHERIUS.
ELEUTHERIUSmLate Greek (Latinized)
Latinized form of the Greek name Ελευθεριος (Eleutherios) which meant "free". This was the name of a 2nd-century pope, as well as several saints.
FLORENTINUSmLate Roman
Latin name which was a derivative of Florentius (see FLORENCE).
FRIGIDIANUSmLate Roman
Original Latin form of FREDIANO.
GALLCHOBHARmIrish (Rare)
Irish name derived from gall "stranger" and cabhair "help".
GEEVARGHESEmIndian, Malayalam
Malayalam form of GEORGE, used by Saint Thomas Christians in the Indian state of Kerala.
GUNDISALVUSmAncient Germanic (Latinized)
Old Germanic (Latinized) form of GONZALO.
HERACLEITUSmAncient Greek (Latinized)
Latinized form of the Greek name ‘Ηρακλειτος (Herakleitos) which meant "glory of Hera", derived from the name of the goddess HERA combined with κλειτος (kleitos) "glory". This was the name of a 6th-century BC Greek philosopher from Ephesus.
HERAKLEIDESmAncient Greek
Means "son of Herakles" in Greek, derived from the name of the mythic hero HERAKLES combined with the patronymic suffix ιδης (ides).
HERMOKRATESmAncient Greek
Means "power of Hermes" from the name of the messenger god HERMES combined with Greek κρατος (kratos) "power".
HIPPOCRATESmAncient Greek (Latinized)
Latinized form of the Greek name ‘Ιπποκρατης (Hippokrates) which meant "horse power", derived from the elements ‘ιππος (hippos) "horse" and κρατος (kratos) "power". This was the name of a 5th-century BC Greek doctor who is known as the Father of Medicine.
JEHOSHAPHATmBiblical
Means "YAHWEH has judged" in Hebrew. In the Old Testament he is the fourth king of Judah, noted for having a generally peaceful and prosperous reign.
JOUKAHAINENmFinnish Mythology
Meaning unknown. In the Finnish epic the 'Kalevala' this is the name of a youth who challenges Väinämöinen to a chanting (or spellcasting) duel. Joukahainen loses, and must promise his sister Aino to Väinämöinen.
KALLIKRATESmAncient Greek
Means "beautiful power", derived from the Greek elements καλλος (kallos) "beauty" and κρατος (kratos) "power".
KAWACATOOSEmNative American, Cree
Means "poor man" or "lean man" in Cree. This was the name of a 19th-century Cree chief.
KLEISTHENESmAncient Greek
Original Greek form of CLEISTHENES.
KONSTANTINEmGeorgian
Georgian form of Constantinus (see CONSTANTINE).
KRISTIJONASmLithuanian
Lithuanian form of CHRISTIAN.
LALAWETHIKAmNative American, Shawnee
Means "he makes noise" in Shawnee. This was another name of the Shawnee leader Tenskwatawa (1775-1836).
LAURENTINUSmAncient Roman
Roman cognomen which was a derivative of Laurentius (see LAURENCE (1)). Saint Laurentinus was a 3rd-century martyr from Carthage.
LUGUBELENUSmAncient Celtic
Older form (possibly) of LLYWELYN.
MANDLENKOSImSouthern African, Zulu, Ndebele
From Zulu and Ndebele amandla "strength, power" and inkosi "king, chief".
MARCELLINUSmAncient 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.
MATTITHYAHUmBiblical Hebrew
Variant transcription of MATTITYAHU.
MAXIMILIAANmDutch
Dutch form of Maximilianus (see MAXIMILIAN).
MAXIMILIANOmSpanish, Portuguese
Spanish and Portuguese form of Maximilianus (see MAXIMILIAN).
METROPHANESmAncient Greek
Derived from Greek μητηρ (meter) "mother" (genitive μητρος) and φανης (phanes) "appearing". Saint Metrophanes was the first bishop of Byzantium (4th century).
MIGUELÁNGELmSpanish
Spanish cognate of MICHELANGELO.
MITHRIDATESmAncient Persian (Hellenized)
Greek form of the Old Persian name Mithradatha meaning "gift of MITHRA". This was the name (in Greek) of several Parthian kings.
MUHAMADKHANmAvar
Combination of MUHAMAD and the Turkic title khan meaning "ruler, leader".
MUSCOWEQUANmNative American, Cree
Means "hard quill" in Cree. This was the name of a 19th-century Cree chief.
NARANBAATARmMongolian
Means "sun hero" in Mongolian.
NEOPTOLEMUSmGreek Mythology (Latinized)
From the Greek name Νεοπτολεμος (Neoptolemos) meaning "new war", derived from νεος (neos) "new" and πολεμος (polemos) "war". In Greek legend this was the name of the son of Achilles, brought into the Trojan War because it was prophesied the Greeks could not win it unless he was present. After the war he was slain by Orestes fighting over Hermione.
NIKOSTRATOSmAncient Greek
Means "army of victory" from Greek νικη (nike) "victory" and στρατος (stratos) "army". This was the name of a Roman saint martyred during the persecutions of Emperor Diocletian.
OGHENEKEVWEm & fWestern African, Urhobo
Means "God provided for me" in Urhobo.
OJIGKWANONGmNative American, Algonquin
Means "morning star" in Alqonguin.
OLUWAYEMISIf & mWestern African, Yoruba
Means "God honours me" in Yoruba.
ONESIPHORUSmBiblical, Biblical Latin
Latinized form of the Greek name Ονησιφορος (Onesiphoros), which meant "bringing advantage, beneficial". This name is mentioned briefly in Paul's second epistle to Timothy in the New Testament. According to tradition he was martyred by being tied to horses and then torn apart.
PANTELEIMONmLate Greek
From Greek παν (pan) meaning "all" (genitive παντος) and ελεημων (eleemon) meaning "compassionate". This was a name given to Saint Pantaleon.
PHILOKRATESmAncient Greek
Means "friend of power" from Greek φιλος (philos) "lover, friend" and κρατος (kratos) "power".
RAMACHANDRAmHinduism, Indian, Kannada, Telugu
Derived from the name of the Hindu god RAMA (1) combined with Sanskrit चन्द्र (chandra) meaning "moon". This is another name of Rama.
RAMAKRISHNAmIndian, Telugu, Kannada
Combination of the names of the Hindu gods RAMA (1) and KRISHNA. This name was borne by the Hindu religious teacher Sri Ramakrishna Paramahamsa (1836-1886).
SACHEVERELLmEnglish (Rare)
From a surname which was derived from a Norman place name. It was occasionally given in honour of preacher Henry Sacheverell (1674-1724).
SLUAGHADHÁNmAncient Irish
Derived from Irish sluaghadh "raid" and a diminutive suffix.
STANISLOVASmLithuanian
Lithuanian form of STANISLAV.
SUBRAHMANYAmHinduism, Indian, Telugu
From the Sanskrit prefix सु (su) meaning "good" and ब्रह्मन् (brahman) meaning "transcendent reality, eternal truth". This is another name for the Hindu god Skanda.
SUBRAMANIAMmTamil
Tamil variant of SUBRAHMANYA.
SUBRAMANIANmTamil
Tamil variant of SUBRAHMANYA.
ŚWIĘTOMIERZmPolish (Archaic)
Derived from the Slavic elements svetu "blessed, holy" and miru "peace, world".
SZILVESZTERmHungarian
Hungarian form of SILVESTER.
TELESPHORUSmAncient Greek (Latinized)
Latinized form of the Greek name Telesphoros (see TÉLESPHORE).
TENSKWATAWAmNative American, Shawnee
Means "open door" in Shawnee. This was the name of a Shawnee prophet. With his brother Tecumseh he led his people in resistance against European expansion in the early 19th century.
TIGHEARNACHmIrish
Derived from Irish Gaelic tigern meaning "lord". This was the name of an Irish saint of the 6th century. In his youth he was kidnapped by Welsh pirates and brought to Wales, but he escaped to Scotland. Eventually he returned to Ireland where he was a bishop of Clogher.
TÖMÖRBAATARmMongolian
Means "iron hero" in Mongolian.
TUTANKHAMONmAncient Egyptian
Means "image of the life of Amon", derived from Egyptian tut "image" combined with ankh "life" combined with the name of the god Amon. This was the name of an Egyptian pharaoh of the 18th dynasty, most famous because of the treasures found in his tomb.
VÄINÄMÖINENmFinnish Mythology
Derived from Finnish väinä "wide and slow-flowing river". In Finnish mythology Väinämöinen was a wise old magician, the son of the primal goddess Ilmatar. He is the hero of the Finnish epic the 'Kalevala'.
VERETHRAGNAmPersian Mythology
Ancient Avestan form of BAHRAM.
VESPASIANUSmAncient Roman
Ancient Roman form of VESPASIAN.
VOLODISLAVUmMedieval Slavic
Old East Slavic form of VLADISLAV.
WŁODZIMIERZmPolish
Polish cognate of VLADIMIR.
YIMA KSHAETAmPersian Mythology
Ancient Avestan form of JAMSHID.
ZARATHUSTRAmHistory
Possibly means "golden camel" in Old Iranian, derived from zarat meaning "golden" combined with ushtra meaning "camel". Zarathustra was the Persian prophet who founded the ancient religion of Zoroastrianism about the 10th century BC.
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