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This is a list of names in which the gender is masculine; and the first letter is Y.
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YAAKOV   m   Hebrew, Biblical Hebrew
Hebrew form of JACOB.
YACHIN   m   Hebrew, Biblical Hebrew
Hebrew form of JACHIN.
YADON   m   Biblical Hebrew
Hebrew form of JADON.
YAFE   m & f   Hebrew
Variant and masculine form of YAFFA.
YAFFE   m & f   Hebrew
Variant transcription of YAFE.
YAĞMUR   f & m   Turkish
Means "rain" in Turkish.
YAGO   m   Spanish
Spanish form of JACOB (or JAMES).
YAHUI   f & m   Chinese
From Chinese () meaning "elegant, graceful, refined" combined with (huì) meaning "favour, benefit"... [more]
YAHVEH   m   Theology
Variant of YAHWEH.
YAHWEH   m   Theology
A name of the Hebrew God, represented in Hebrew by the tetragrammaton ("four letters") יהוה (Yod Heh Vav Heh), which was transliterated into Roman script as Y H W H... [more]
YAHYA   m   Arabic, Turkish, Persian
Arabic, Turkish and Persian form of Yochanan (see JOHN). This name honours John the Baptist, a prophet in Islam.
YAIR   m   Hebrew, Biblical Hebrew
Hebrew form of JAIR.
YAKIM   m   Russian
Russian form of JOACHIM.
YAKIV   m   Ukrainian
Ukrainian form of JACOB (or JAMES).
YAKOV   m   Hebrew, Russian, Bulgarian
Russian and Bulgarian form of JACOB (or JAMES), and a Hebrew variant transcription of YAAKOV.
YAKUB   m   Arabic
Variant transcription of YAQUB.
YAKUP   m   Turkish
Turkish form of JACOB.
YALÇIN   m   Turkish
Means "steep" in Turkish.
YALE   m   Welsh
From a Welsh surname which was itself derived from a place name meaning "fertile upland" (from Welsh ial).
YAM   m   Near Eastern Mythology
Means "sea" in Ugaritic. Yam was the Ugaritic god of the sea, also associated with chaos, storms and destruction. He was a son of the chief god El.
YAMA   m   Indian, Hinduism
Means "reign, curb" in Sanskrit. This is the name of the Hindu god of death. He is also regarded as the first mortal being, or in other words, the first person to die.
YAMANU   m   Egyptian Mythology
Reconstructed Egyptian form of AMON.
YAMATO   m   Japanese
From YAMATO, an ancient name for Japan. It can also refer to the Yamato period in Japanese history, which lasted into the 8th century... [more]
YAMIKANI   m & f   Southern African, Chewa
Means "be grateful, praise" in Chewa.
YAN (1)   m   Belarusian
Belarusian variant of Ioannes (see JOHN).
YAN (2)   f & m   Chinese
From Chinese (yàn) meaning "beautiful, gorgeous" (which is usually only feminine) or (yán) meaning "cliff, rocks", as well as other Chinese characters pronounced in a similar fashion.
YANCY   m   English
From a surname, which was an Americanized form of the Dutch surname Jansen meaning "JAN (1)'s son".
YANG   m & f   Chinese
From Chinese (yáng) meaning "ocean" or (yáng) meaning "light, sun, male" (which is typically only masculine), as well as other Chinese characters pronounced similarly.
YANICK   m & f   Breton, French
Masculine and feminine diminutive of YANN.
YANIV   m   Hebrew
Means "he will prosper" in Hebrew.
YANKEL   m   Yiddish
Yiddish diminutive of JACOB.
YANKO   m   Bulgarian
Diminutive of YOAN.
YANN   m   Breton, French
Breton form of JOHN.
YANNI   m   Greek
Variant transcription of GIANNI.
YANNIC   m & f   Breton, French
Masculine and feminine diminutive of YANN.
YANNICK   m & f   Breton, French
Masculine and feminine diminutive of YANN.
YANNIS   m   Greek
Variant transcription of GIANNIS.
YAQOOB   m   Arabic
Variant transcription of YAQUB.
YAQUB   m   Arabic
Arabic form of Ya'aqov (see JACOB).
YA'RAH   m   Biblical Hebrew
Original Hebrew form of JARAH.
YARAV'AM   m   Biblical Hebrew
Hebrew form of JEROBOAM.
YARDEN   m & f   Hebrew
Hebrew form of JORDAN.
YARED   m   Biblical Hebrew, Eastern African, Ethiopian
Hebrew form of JARED. This form is also used in Ethiopia. It was borne by a semi-legendary 6th-century Ethiopian musician who is considered a saint in the Ethiopian Orthodox Church.
YAROGNEV   m   Medieval Slavic
Medieval Slavic form of JAROGNIEW.
YAROMIL   m   Medieval Slavic (Hypothetical)
Possible medieval Slavic form of JARMIL.
YAROMIR   m   Medieval Slavic
Medieval Slavic form of JAROMÍR.
YARON   m   Hebrew
Means "to sing, to shout" in Hebrew.
YAROPOLK   m   Medieval Slavic
Medieval Slavic form of JAROPEŁK.
YAROSLAV   m   Russian, Ukrainian, Medieval Slavic
Russian and Ukrainian form of JAROSŁAW.
YAROSLAVA   f & m   Russian, Ukrainian, Medieval Slavic
Russian and Ukrainian feminine form of JAROSŁAW.
YAŞAR   m   Turkish
Means "lives, inhabits" in Turkish.
YASEN   m   Bulgarian
Means both "ash tree" and "clear, serene" in Bulgarian.
YASER   m   Persian, Turkish, Arabic
Persian and Turkish form of YASIR, as well as a variant transcription of the Arabic name.
YASH   m   Indian
Derived from Sanskrit यशः (yashas) meaning "glory, fame".
YASHA   m   Russian
Russian diminutive of YAKOV.
YASİN   m   Turkish
Turkish form of YASIN.
YASIN   m   Arabic, Persian, Pakistani, Urdu
From the Arabic letters ي (called ya) and س (called sin)... [more]
YASIR   m   Arabic, Pakistani, Urdu
Means "to be rich", derived from Arabic يسر (yasira) "to become easy"... [more]
YASSER   m   Arabic, Persian
Variant transcription of YASIR.
YASU   f & m   Japanese
From Japanese (yasu) meaning "peace, quiet", (yasu) meaning "peaceful" or (yasu) meaning "flat, smooth, level", as well as other kanji which are pronounced the same way.
YATING   f & m   Chinese
From Chinese () meaning "elegant, graceful, refined" combined with (tíng) meaning "pretty, graceful"... [more]
YAVOR   m   Bulgarian
Bulgarian form of JAVOR.
YAVUZ   m   Turkish
Means "stern, grim" in Turkish.
YAW   m   Western African, Akan
Means "born on Thursday" in Akan.
YAZHU   f & m   Chinese
From Chinese () meaning "elegant, graceful, refined" combined with (zhù) meaning "lute, zither, build"... [more]
YECHEZKEL   m   Hebrew, Biblical Hebrew
Hebrew form of EZEKIEL.
YECHI'EL   m   Biblical Hebrew
Hebrew form of JEHIEL.
YEDIDYAH   m   Biblical Hebrew
Hebrew form of JEDIDIAH.
YEFET   m   Biblical Hebrew
Hebrew form of JAPHETH.
YEFIM   m   Russian
Russian form of the Greek name Ευφεμιος (Euphemios), the masculine form of EUPHEMIA.
YEFREM   m   Russian
Russian form of EPHRAIM.
YEGOR   m   Russian
Russian form of GEORGE.
YEHIEL   m   Hebrew
Hebrew form of JEHIEL.
YEHO'ASH   m   Biblical Hebrew
Hebrew form of JEHOASH.
YEHOCHANAN   m   Biblical Hebrew
Original Hebrew form of JOHN (and JEHOHANAN).
YEHONATAN   m   Hebrew, Biblical Hebrew
Hebrew form of JEHONATHAN.
YEHORAM   m   Biblical Hebrew
Hebrew form of JEHORAM.
YEHOSHAFAT   m   Biblical Hebrew
Hebrew form of JEHOSHAPHAT.
YEHOSHUA   m   Hebrew, Biblical Hebrew
Hebrew form of JOSHUA.
YEHOWAH   m   Theology
Variant spelling of YAHWEH.
YEHOYAKHIN   m   Biblical Hebrew
Hebrew form of JEHOIACHIN.
YEHOYAKIM   m   Biblical Hebrew
Hebrew form of JEHOIAKIM.
YEHU'   m   Biblical Hebrew
Hebrew form of JEHU.
YEHUDA   m   Hebrew
Variant transcription of YEHUDAH.
YEHUDAH   m   Hebrew, Biblical Hebrew
Hebrew form of JUDAH.
YEHUDI   m   Hebrew, Biblical Hebrew
Hebrew form of JEHUDI.
YE-JUN   m   Korean
From Sino-Korean (ye) meaning "art, talent, craft" combined with (jun) meaning "talented, handsome", as well as other hanja combinations.
YEKONYAH   m   Biblical Hebrew
Hebrew form of JECONIAH.
YEMELYAN   m   Russian
Russian form of Aemilianus (see EMILIANO).
YEONG   f & m   Korean
From Sino-Korean (yeong) meaning "flower, petal, brave, hero", as well as other hanja characters which are pronounced similarly... [more]
YEONG-CHEOL   m   Korean
From Sino-Korean (yeong) meaning "perpetual, eternal" combined with (cheol) meaning "wise, sage"... [more]
YEONG-GI   m   Korean
From Sino-Korean (yeong) meaning "glory, honour, flourish, prosper" and (gi) meaning "rise, stand up, begin"... [more]
YEONG-HO   m   Korean
From Sino-Korean (yeong) meaning "flower, petal, brave, hero", (yeong) meaning "reflect light" or (yeong) meaning "dive, swim" combined with (ho) meaning "great, numerous, vast" or (ho) meaning "bright, luminous, clear, hoary"... [more]
YEONG-HWAN   m   Korean
From Sino-Korean (yeong) meaning "perpetual, eternal" or (yeong) meaning "dive, swim" combined with (hwan) meaning "shining, brilliant, lustrous"... [more]
YEONG-SU   m   Korean
From Sino-Korean (yeong) meaning "perpetual, eternal" and (su) meaning "long life, lifespan", as well as other hanja character combinations.
YERED   m   Biblical Hebrew
Hebrew form of JARED.
YERIYAHU   m   Biblical Hebrew
Hebrew form of JERIAH.
YERMOLAI   m   Russian
Russian form of HERMOLAOS.
YERUSLAN   m   Folklore
From Tatar Uruslan, which was possibly from Turkic arslan meaning "lion". Yeruslan Lazarevich is the name of a hero in Russian and Tatar folktales... [more]
YESHA'YAHU   m   Biblical Hebrew
Hebrew form of ISAIAH.
YESHUA   m   Biblical Hebrew, Ancient Aramaic
Contracted form of Yehoshu'a (see JOSHUA) used in the books of Ezra and Nehemiah in the Hebrew Old Testament. The form was also used in Aramaic, and was most likely the name represented by Greek Iesous (see JESUS) in the New Testament... [more]
YEVGEN   m   Ukrainian
Variant transcription of YEVHEN.
YEVGENI   m   Russian
Variant transcription of YEVGENIY.
YEVGENIY   m   Russian
Russian form of EUGENE.
YEVGENY   m   Russian
Variant transcription of YEVGENIY.
YEVHEN   m   Ukrainian
Ukrainian form of EUGENE.
YEVHENIY   m   Ukrainian
Ukrainian form of EUGENE.
YEZEKAEL   m   Breton
Breton form of Iudicael (see JUDICAËL).
YI   f & m   Chinese
From Chinese () meaning "suitable, proper", () meaning "resolute, decisive, firm", () meaning "justice, righteousness", () meaning "profit, benefit", () meaning "joy, harmony" (which is usually only feminine) or () meaning "ceremony, rites" (also usually feminine)... [more]
YIANNI   m   Greek
Variant transcription of GIANNI.
YIANNIS   m   Greek
Variant transcription of GIANNIS.
YIDEL   m   Yiddish
Yiddish form of JUDAH.
YIFTACH   m   Biblical Hebrew
Hebrew form of JEPHTHAH.
YİĞİT   m   Turkish
Means "brave" in Turkish.
YIJUN   m & f   Chinese
From Chinese () meaning "joy, harmony" combined with (jūn) meaning "king, ruler"... [more]
YILDIRIM   m   Turkish
Means "lightning" in Turkish.
YILMAZ   m   Turkish
Means "dauntless, intrepid" in Turkish.
YIMA   m   Persian Mythology
Ancient Avestan form of JAM.
YIMA KSHAETA   m   Persian Mythology
Ancient Avestan form of JAMSHID.
YIN   f & m   Chinese
From Chinese (yín) meaning "silver, money", (yīn) meaning "sound, tone" or (yīn) meaning "shade, shelter, protect", as well as other Chinese characters pronounced similarly.
YIORGOS   m   Greek
Variant transcription of GIORGOS.
YIRMIYAHU   m   Biblical Hebrew
Original Hebrew form of JEREMIAH.
YISHAI   m   Hebrew, Biblical Hebrew
Original Hebrew form of JESSE.
YISHMA'EL   m   Biblical Hebrew
Hebrew form of ISHMAEL.
YISHMERAY   m   Biblical Hebrew
Hebrew form of ISHMERAI.
YISRA'EL   m   Hebrew, Biblical Hebrew
Original Hebrew form of ISRAEL.
YISSAKHAR   m   Hebrew, Biblical Hebrew
Hebrew form of ISSACHAR.
YITZHAK   m   Hebrew, Biblical Hebrew
Hebrew form of ISAAC. This was the name of two recent Israeli prime ministers.
YLLI   m   Albanian
Derived from Albanian yll meaning "star".
YNGVAR   m   Norwegian
Variant of INGVAR.
YNGVARR   m   Ancient Scandinavian
Old Norse form of INGVAR.
YNGVE   m   Swedish, Norwegian, Danish
Modern form of YNGVI.
YNGVI   m   Norse Mythology
Possibly an Old Norse cognate of ING. This was an alternate name of the god Freyr, who as Yngvi-Freyr was regarded as the ancestor of the Swedish royal family.
YOAN   m   Bulgarian
Bulgarian form of JOHN.
YO'ASH   m   Biblical Hebrew
Hebrew form of JOASH.
YOAV   m   Hebrew, Biblical Hebrew
Hebrew form of JOAB.
YOCHANAN   m   Hebrew, Biblical Hebrew
Hebrew form of JOHN (and JOHANAN). This is a contracted form of the longer name יְהוֹחָנָן (Yehochanan).
YOEL   m   Hebrew, Biblical Hebrew
Hebrew form of JOEL.
YOHANES   m   Indonesian
Indonesian form of JOHN.
YONAH   m   Hebrew, Biblical Hebrew
Hebrew form of JONAH.
YONATAN   m   Hebrew, Biblical Hebrew
Original Hebrew form of JONATHAN.
YONG   m & f   Chinese, Korean
From Chinese (yǒng) meaning "brave" or (yǒng) meaning "perpetual, eternal"... [more]
YONI   m   Hebrew
Diminutive of YONATAN.
YORAM   m   Hebrew, Biblical Hebrew
Hebrew form of JORAM.
YORATH   m   Welsh
Anglicized form of IORWERTH.
YORDAN   m   Bulgarian
Bulgarian form of JORDAN.
YORGOS   m   Greek
Variant transcription of GIORGOS.
YORI   m   Japanese
From Japanese (yori) meaning "rely" or other kanji which are pronounced the same way.
YORICK   m   Literature, English, Dutch
Altered form of JØRG. Shakespeare used this name for a deceased court jester in his play 'Hamlet' (1600).
YORK   m   English
From a surname, which was derived from York, the name of a city in northern England. The city name was originally Eburacon, meaning "yew" in Brythonic, but it was altered by association with Old English Eoforwic, meaning "pig farm".
YOSEF   m   Hebrew, Biblical Hebrew
Hebrew form of JOSEPH.
YOSHI   m & f   Japanese
From Japanese (yoshi) meaning "good luck", (yoshi) meaning "righteous", or (yoshi) meaning "good, virtuous, respectable", as well as other kanji with the same reading.
YOSHIRO   m   Japanese
Variant transcription of YOSHIROU.
YOSHIROU   m   Japanese
From Japanese (yoshi) meaning "righteous" and (rou) meaning "son"... [more]
YOSHIYAHU   m   Biblical Hebrew
Hebrew form of JOSIAH.
YOSIF   m   Bulgarian
Bulgarian form of JOSEPH.
YOSYP   m   Ukrainian
Ukrainian form of JOSEPH.
YOTAM   m   Biblical Hebrew
Hebrew form of JOTHAM.
YOUNG   f & m   Korean
Variant transcription of YEONG.
YOUNG-GI   m   Korean
Variant transcription of YEONG-GI.
YOUNG-HO   m   Korean
Variant transcription of YEONG-HO.
YOUNG-SOO   m   Korean
Variant transcription of YEONG-SU.
YOUSEF   m   Arabic
Variant transcription of YUSUF.
YOUSSEF   m   Arabic
Variant transcription of YUSUF.
YOUTA   m   Japanese
From Japanese (you) meaning "light, sun, male" and (ta) meaning "thick, big"... [more]
YRIAN   m   Medieval Scandinavian
Medieval Scandinavian form of JURIAN.
YRJÄNÄ   m   Finnish
Finnish form of GEORGE.
YRJÖ   m   Finnish
Finnish form of GEORGE.
YSBRAND   m   Dutch
Variant of IJSBRAND.
YU   f & m   Chinese
From Chinese () meaning "jade, precious stone, gem", () meaning "pleasant, delightful" or () meaning "rain"... [more]
YUDA   m   Indonesian
Means "war" in Indonesian, ultimately from Sanskrit युद्ध (yuddha).
YUDEL   m   Yiddish
Yiddish form of JUDAH.
YUHANNA   m   Arabic
Arabic form of Ioannes (see JOHN).
YUKI   f & m   Japanese
From Japanese (yuki) meaning "happiness" or (yuki) meaning "snow"... [more]
YULI   m   Russian
Variant transcription of YULIY.
YULIAN   m   Russian, Bulgarian
Russian and Bulgarian form of JULIAN.
YULIY   m   Russian
Russian form of JULIUS.
YUN   f & m   Chinese
From Chinese (yún) meaning "cloud" or (yǔn) meaning "allow, consent", as well as other Chinese characters which are pronounced in a similar way.
YUNUS   m   Arabic, Turkish
Arabic and Turkish form of JONAH.
YURA   m   Russian, Ukrainian
Diminutive of YURIY.
YURI (1)   m   Russian, Ukrainian
Variant transcription of YURIY.
YURIY   m   Russian, Ukrainian
Russian and Ukrainian form of GEORGE. The Soviet cosmonaut Yuriy (or Yuri) Gagarin (1934-1968), the first man to travel to space, was a famous bearer of this name.
YUSEF   m   Arabic
Variant transcription of YUSUF.
YUSHUA   m   Arabic
Arabic form of Yehoshu'a (see JOSHUA).
YUSİF   m   Azerbaijani
Azerbaijani form of Yosef (see JOSEPH).
YUSSEL   m   Yiddish
Yiddish diminutive of JOSEPH.
YUSUF   m   Arabic, Turkish
Arabic and Turkish form of Yosef (see JOSEPH).
YUSUP   m   Uyghur
Uyghur form of Yosef (see JOSEPH).
YUU   m & f   Japanese
From Japanese (yuu) meaning "gentleness, lithe, superior", (yuu) meaning "distant, leisurely", (yuu) meaning "brave", or other kanji which are pronounced the same way.
YUUDAI   m   Japanese
From Japanese (yuu) meaning "hero, manly" and (dai) meaning "big, great, vast", besides other combinations of kanji.
YUUKI   m & f   Japanese
From Japanese (yuu) meaning "gentleness, lithe, superior" or (yuu) meaning "distant, leisurely" combined with (ki) meaning "hope", (ki) meaning "brightness" or (ki) meaning "living"... [more]
YUUMA   m   Japanese
From Japanese (yuu) meaning "distant, leisurely" or (yuu) meaning "gentleness, lithe, superior" combined with (ma) meaning "real, genuine"... [more]
YUUTA   m   Japanese
From Japanese (yuu) meaning "gentleness, lithe, superior", (yuu) meaning "distant, leisurely" or (yuu) meaning "brave" combined with (ta) meaning "thick, big"... [more]
YUUTO   m   Japanese
From Japanese (yuu) meaning "gentleness, lithe, superior" or (yuu) meaning "distant, leisurely" combined with (to), which refers to a Chinese constellation, (to) meaning "person" or (to) meaning "soar, fly"... [more]
YUVAL   m & f   Hebrew, Biblical Hebrew
Hebrew form of JUBAL. It is used as a masculine and feminine name in modern Hebrew.
YVAIN   m   Arthurian Romance
Form of OWAIN used by the 12th-century French poet Chrétien de Troyes for his Arthurian tales.
YVES   m   French
Medieval French form of IVO (1). This was the name of two French saints: an 11th-century bishop of Chartres and a 13th-century parish priest and lawyer, also known as Ivo of Kermartin, the patron saint of Brittany.
YVO   m   German, Dutch
Variant of IVO (1).
YVON   m   French
Medieval diminutive of YVES.
YWAIN   m   Arthurian Romance
Variant of YVAIN.
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