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HAAMIDmArabic
Variant transcription of HAMID (2).
HABACUCmBiblical Latin
Latin form of HABAKKUK used in some versions of the Vulgate.
HABAKKUKmBiblical
From the Hebrew name חֲבַקּוּק (Chavaqquq) meaning "embrace", from the root חָבַק (chavaq). In the Old Testament this is one of the twelve minor prophets, the author of the Book of Habakkuk.
HABIBmArabic
Means "beloved, darling" in Arabic.
HABIBAfArabic
Feminine form of HABIB.
HABIBULLAHmArabic
Means "friend of ALLAH", from Arabic حبيب (habib) meaning "friend" combined with الله (Allah).
HACERfTurkish
Turkish form of HAGAR.
HACHIROmJapanese
Variant transcription of HACHIROU.
HACHIROUmJapanese
From Japanese (hachi) meaning "eight" and (rou) meaning "son". This was traditionally a name for the eighth son. Other kanji combinations are also possible.
HADADmSemitic Mythology
Derived from a Semitic root meaning "thunder". Hadad was a Western Semitic (Levantine) god of thunder and storms, often called Ba'al. He was imported to Mesopotamia by the Amorites, where he was known as Adad to the Assyrians and Babylonians.
HADARf & mHebrew
Means "splendour, glory" in Hebrew.
HADASfHebrew
Means "myrtle tree" in Hebrew.
HADASSAHfBiblical, Hebrew, Biblical Hebrew
From Hebrew הֲדַס (hadas) meaning "myrtle tree". In the Old Testament this is the Hebrew name of Queen Esther.
HADESmGreek Mythology (Latinized)
From Greek ‘Αιδης (Haides), derived from αιδης (aides) meaning "unseen". In Greek mythology Hades was the dark god of the underworld, which was also called Hades. His brother was Zeus and his wife was Persephone.
HADEWIGfAncient Germanic
Old Germanic form of HEDWIG.
HADEWYCHfDutch
Dutch form of HEDWIG.
HADImArabic, Persian
Means "leader, guide" in Arabic.
HADİmTurkish
Turkish form of HADI.
HADIAfArabic
Feminine form of HADI.
HADIİYEfTurkish
Turkish feminine form of HADI.
HADILfArabic
Means "cooing (of a pigeon)" in Arabic.
HADIYAfArabic
Feminine form of HADI.
HADIYYAfArabic
Means "gift" in Arabic.
HADLEYf & mEnglish
From an English surname which was derived from a place name meaning "heather field" in Old English.
HADRIANmHistory
From the Roman cognomen Hadrianus, which meant "from Hadria" in Latin. Hadria was the name of two Roman settlements. The first (modern Adria) is in northern Italy and was an important Etruscan port town. The second (modern Atri) is in central Italy and was named after the northern town. The Adriatic Sea is also named after the northern town.... [more]
HADRIANUSmAncient Roman
Original Roman form of HADRIAN.
HADRIENmFrench
French variant form of ADRIAN.
HADUBERTmAncient Germanic
Germanic name derived from the elements hadu "battle" and beraht "bright".
HADUFUNSmAncient Germanic
Derived from the Germanic elements hadu "battle, combat" and funs "ready".
HADYAfArabic
Variant transcription of HADIYA.
HAFfWelsh
Means "summer" in Welsh.
HAFEEZmArabic
Variant transcription of HAFIZ.
HAFIZmArabic
Means "custodian, guardian" in Arabic. In Islamic tradition الحفيظ (al-Hafiz) is one of the 99 names of Allah.
HAFSAfArabic
Means "gathering" in Arabic. This was the name of the daughter of Umar, the second caliph, and a wife of Muhammad.
HAFSAHfArabic
Variant transcription of HAFSA.
HAFZAfArabic
Variant transcription of HAFSA.
HAGARfBiblical, Biblical German, Biblical Hebrew
Possibly means "flight" in Hebrew, though it could also be of unknown Egyptian origin. In the Old Testament she is the concubine of Abraham and the mother of Ishmael, the founder of the Arab people. After Abraham's wife Sarah finally gave birth to a child, she had Hagar and Ishmael expelled into the desert. However, God heard their crying and saved them.
HAGEN (1)mGerman, Germanic Mythology
Derived from the Germanic element hagan meaning "enclosure". In the Germanic saga the 'Nibelungenlied' he is the half-brother of Günther. He killed the hero Siegfried by luring him onto a hunting expedition and then stabbing him with a javelin in his one vulnerable spot.
HAGEN (2)mDanish
Danish form of HÅKON.
HAGGAImBiblical
Means "festive" in Hebrew, from the root חָגַג (chagag). This is one of the twelve minor prophets of the Old Testament. He was the author of the Book of Haggai, which urges the exiles returning from Babylonia to rebuild the temple in Jerusalem.
HAGGITHfBiblical
Means "festive" in Hebrew, derived from the root חָגַג (chagag). In the Old Testament this is the name of one of King David's wives.
HAGIRfArabic
Variant transcription of HAJAR.
HAGITfHebrew
Hebrew form of HAGGITH.
HAGNEfAncient Greek
Greek form of AGNES.
HAGOPmArmenian
Western Armenian transcription of HAKOB.
HẢImVietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese (hải) meaning "sea, ocean".
HAIm & fChinese
From Chinese (hǎi) meaning "sea, ocean" or other characters which are pronounced similarly.
HAIDARmArabic
Means "lion" in Arabic. This was another name of Ali, the husband of Fatimah the daughter of the Prophet Muhammad.
HAIDEEfLiterature
Perhaps intended to derive from Greek αιδοιος (aidoios) "modest, reverent". This name was created by Byron for a character in his poem 'Don Juan' (1819).
HAIDERmArabic
Variant transcription of HAIDAR.
HAIFAfArabic
Variant transcription of HAYFA.
HAIGmArmenian
Variant transcription of HAYK.
HAIKmArmenian
Variant transcription of HAYK.
HAILWICfAncient Germanic
Old Germanic form of HEILWIG.
HAIMmHebrew
Variant transcription of CHAYYIM.
HAIMOmAncient Germanic
Short form of names beginning with the Germanic element heim meaning "home".
HAIZEAfBasque
Means "wind" in Basque.
HAJARfArabic
Arabic form of HAGAR.
HAJNAfHungarian
Shortened form of HAJNAL. The Hungarian poet Mihály Vörösmarty used it in his epic poem 'Zalán Futása' (1825).
HAJNALfHungarian
Means "dawn" in Hungarian.
HAJNALKAfHungarian
Means "morning glory (flower)" in Hungarian.
HAJNIfHungarian
Diminutive of HAJNAL or HAJNALKA.
HA-JUNmKorean
From Sino-Korean (ha) meaning "summer, great, grand" combined with (jun) meaning "approve, permit". This name can be formed by other hanja characters as well.
HÅKANmSwedish
Swedish form of Hákon (see HÅKON).
HAKANmTurkish
Means "emperor, ruler" in Turkish.
HAKEEMmArabic
Variant transcription of HAKIM. A famous bearer is Nigerian-born former basketball player Hakeem Olajuwon (1963-).
HAKIMmArabic
Means "wise" in Arabic.
HAKOBmArmenian
Armenian form of JACOB (or JAMES).
HÁKONmAncient Scandinavian, Icelandic
Old Norse form of HÅKON, as well as the modern Icelandic form.
HÅKONmNorwegian
Modern Norwegian form of the Old Norse name Hákon, which meant "high son" from "high" and konr "son, descendant". This was the name of seven kings of Norway.
HALmEnglish
Medieval diminutive of HARRY.
HALAfArabic
Means "halo around the moon" in Arabic. This was the name of a sister-in-law of the Prophet Muhammad.
HALCYONfVarious
From the name of a genus of kingfisher birds, derived from Greek αλκυων (from the same source as Alcyone).
HALCYONEfGreek Mythology (Latinized)
Latinized form of Greek ‘Αλκυονη (Halkyone), a variant of Αλκυονη (see ALCYONE).
HALDORmNorwegian
From the Old Norse name Hallþórr, which meant "Thor's rock" from hallr "rock" combined with the name of the Norse god Þórr (see THOR).
HALE (1)fTurkish
Turkish form of HALA.
HALE (2)mEnglish
From a surname which was derived from a place name meaning "nook, retreat" from Old English healh.
HÁLFDANmAncient Scandinavian, Icelandic
Old Norse and Icelandic form of HALFDAN.
HALFDANmNorwegian, Danish
From the Old Norse name Hálfdan, composed of the elements hálfr "half" and Danr "Dane", originally a nickname for a person who was half Danish.
HALİDEfTurkish
Turkish feminine form of KHALID.
HALİLmTurkish
Turkish form of KHALIL.
HALILmAlbanian
Albanian form of KHALIL.
HALİMmTurkish
Turkish form of HALIM.
HALIMmArabic
Means "patient, tolerant, mild" in Arabic. In Islamic tradition الحليم (al-Halim) is one of the 99 names of Allah.
HALIMAfArabic
Feminine form of HALIM. Halima was the name of the foster mother of the Prophet Muhammad.
HALİMEfTurkish
Turkish feminine form of HALIM.
HALINAfPolish
Polish form of GALINA.
HALİTmTurkish
Turkish form of KHALID.
HALLmEnglish
From a surname which was derived from Old English heall "manor, hall", originally belonging to a person who lived or worked in a manor.
HALLAMmEnglish (Rare)
From a surname which was derived from a place name meaning either "at the rocks" or "at the nook" in Old English.
HALLBJÖRNmAncient Scandinavian, Icelandic
Derived from the Old Norse elements hallr "rock" and björn "bear".
HALLDÓRmIcelandic
Icelandic form of HALDOR.
HALLDÓRAfIcelandic
Icelandic feminine form of HALDOR.
HALLE (1)mNorwegian
From the Old Norse name Halli, a diminutive of names containing the element hallr meaning "rock".
HALLE (2)fEnglish (Modern)
In the case of American actress Halle Berry (1966-), it is from the name of a department store in Cleveland where she was born (the store was founded by brothers bearing the German surname Halle, a cognate of HALL).
HALLIEfEnglish
Diminutive of HARRIET.
HALLRmAncient Scandinavian
Derived from Old Norse hallr meaning "rock".
HALSTEINmNorwegian
From the Old Norse name Hallsteinn, derived from the elements hallr "rock" and steinn "stone".
HALSTENmSwedish
Old Swedish form of Hallsteinn (see HALSTEIN).
HALUKmTurkish
Means "good nature" in Turkish.
HALVARmSwedish
Swedish form of HALVARD.
HALVARDmNorwegian
From the Old Norse name Hallvarðr, which meant "rock guardian" from hallr "rock" combined with varðr "guardian".
HALYNAfUkrainian
Ukrainian form of GALINA.
HAMmBiblical
Means "hot, warm" in Hebrew. In the Old Testament, Ham is one of Noah's three sons, along with Shem and Japheth. He was the ancestor of the Egyptians and Canaanites.
HAMAmAnglo-Saxon Mythology
From Old English ham meaning "home". This is the name of a Gothic warrior, who appears with his companion of Wudga in some Anglo-Saxon tales (briefly in 'Beowulf').
HAMANmBiblical, Biblical Hebrew
Meaning uncertain, of Persian origin. In the Book of Esther in the Old Testament Haman, called the Agagite, is an adviser to the Persian king. He plots to have all the Jews in the realm executed, but is foiled by Queen Esther.
HAMEDmArabic, Persian
Variant transcription of HAMID (2).
HAMEEDmArabic
Variant transcription of HAMID (1).
HAMID (1)mArabic, Persian
Means "praiseworthy, praised" in Arabic. In Islamic tradition الحميد (al-Hamid) is one of the 99 names of Allah.
HAMID (2)mArabic, Persian
Means "praiser" in Arabic.
HAMIDAfArabic
Feminine form of HAMID (1).
HAMİDEfTurkish
Turkish feminine form of HAMID (1).
HAMIDEfPersian
Persian feminine form of HAMID (1).
HAMILCARmPhoenician (Latinized), History
Means "brother of Melqart" from Phoenician ha "brother" combined with the name of the god MELQART. Hamilcar was a 3rd-century BC Carthaginian general, the father of Hannibal.
HAMILTONmEnglish
From a surname which was derived from Old English hamel "crooked, mutilated" and dun "hill". The surname was originally taken from the name of a town in Leicestershire, England (which no longer exists). A famous bearer of the surname was Alexander Hamilton (1755-1804), a founding father of the United States who was killed in a duel with Aaron Burr.
HAMISHmScottish
Anglicized form of a Sheumais, the vocative case of SEUMAS.
HAMİTmTurkish
Turkish form of HAMID (1).
HAMLETmLiterature, Armenian
Anglicized form of the Danish name Amleth. Shakespeare used this name for the Prince of Denmark in his play 'Hamlet' (1600), which he based upon earlier Danish tales.
HAMMONDmEnglish (Rare)
From an English surname which was derived from either the Germanic given name Haimund which meant "home protection" or else from the Old Norse given name Hámundr which meant "high protection".
HAMMURABImBabylonian (Anglicized), History
From Akkadian Hammu-rapi, probably derived from Amorite, another Semitic language. Various meanings, such as "uncle is a healer", have been suggested.... [more]
HAMNETmEnglish (Archaic)
Diminutive of HAMO. This was the name of a son of Shakespeare who died in childhood. His death may have provided the inspiration for his father's play 'Hamlet'.
HAMOmMedieval English
Norman form of HAIMO. The Normans brought this name to Britain.
HAMPUSmSwedish
Swedish diminutive of HANS.
HAMZAmArabic, Turkish
Possibly derived from Arabic hamuza meaning "strong, steadfast". This was the name of the uncle of the Prophet Muhammad who was killed in battle.
HANA (1)fArabic, Bosnian
Means "bliss, happiness" in Arabic.
HANA (2)fCzech, Slovak, Croatian
Czech, Slovak and Croatian form of HANNAH.
HANA (3)fJapanese
From Japanese (hana) or (hana) which both mean "flower". Other kanji or kanji combinations can form this name as well.
HANA (4)fKorean
Means "one" in Korean.
HANAAfArabic
Variant transcription of HANA (1).
HANAEfJapanese
From Japanese (hana) or (hana), which both mean "flower", combined with (e) meaning "picture" or (e) meaning "favour, benefit". Other kanji combinations are possible.
HANAKOfJapanese
From Japanese (hana) meaning "flower" and (ko) meaning "child", as well as other kanji combinations.
HANAN (1)mBiblical
Means "gracious" in Hebrew. This is the name of several minor characters in the Old Testament.
HANAN (2)fArabic
Means "mercy, compassion" in Arabic.
HANANIAHmBiblical
Means "YAHWEH is gracious" in Hebrew. This name appears frequently in the Old Testament. It is the Hebrew name of Shadrach.
HANDANfTurkish
From Persian خندان (khandan) meaning "laughing, smiling".
HANDEfTurkish
From Persian خنده (khandeh) meaning "laughter, smile".
HANEULm & fKorean
Means "heaven, sky" in Korean.
HẰNGfVietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese (hằng) meaning "lady".
HANGAfHungarian
Means "heather" in Hungarian.
HANImArabic
Means "happy" in Arabic.
HANIA (1)fPolish
Polish diminutive of HANNA (1).
HANIA (2)fArabic
Variant transcription of HANIYYA.
HANIFmArabic
Means "true, upright" in Arabic.
HANIFAfArabic
Feminine form of HANIF.
HANİFEfTurkish
Turkish feminine form of HANIF.
HANIYAHfArabic
Variant transcription of HANIYYA.
HANIYYAfArabic
Means "pleasant" in Arabic.
HANKmEnglish
Originally a short form of Hankin which was a medieval diminutive of JOHN. Since the 17th century in the United States this name has also been used as a diminutive of HENRY, probably under the influence of the Dutch diminutive HENK. A famous bearer is the American former baseball player Hank Aaron (1934-).
HANKEmDutch
Dutch diminutive of JOHAN.
HANNmMedieval English
Medieval English form of Iohannes (see JOHN).
HANNAHfEnglish, Hebrew, French, German, Dutch, Swedish, Arabic, Biblical
From the Hebrew name חַנָּה (Channah) meaning "favour, grace", derived from the root חָנַן (chanan). In the Old Testament this is the name of the wife of Elkanah. Her rival was Elkanah's other wife Peninnah, who had children while Hannah remained barren. After a blessing from Eli she finally became pregnant with Samuel.... [more]
HANNE (1)f & mDanish, Norwegian, German, Dutch
Danish and Norwegian short form of JOHANNE, or a German and Dutch short form of JOHANNA. This can also be a Dutch short form of JOHANNES (masculine).
HANNELEfFinnish
Finnish diminutive of JOHANNA or HANNAH.
HANNELOREfGerman
Combination of HANNE (1) and ELEONORE.
HANNIBALmPhoenician (Latinized), History
Means "grace of Ba'al" from Phoenician hann "grace" combined with the name of the god BA'AL. Hannibal was the Carthaginian general who threatened Rome during the Second Punic War in the 3rd century BC.
HANNIEfDutch
Diminutive of JOHANNA.
HANNUmFinnish
Finnish diminutive of JOHANNES.
HANSmGerman, Dutch, Swedish, Norwegian, Danish
German, Dutch and Scandinavian short form of JOHANNES. Two famous bearers were Hans Holbein (1497-1543), a Renaissance portrait painter from Germany, and Hans Christian Andersen (1805-1875), a Danish writer of fairy tales.
HÀOmVietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese (hào) meaning "brave, heroic".
HAPPYf & mEnglish (Rare)
From the English word happy.
HARALAMBmRomanian
Romanian form of CHARALAMPOS.
HARALAMBImBulgarian
Bulgarian variant of CHARALAMPOS.
HARALAMPImBulgarian
Bulgarian form of CHARALAMPOS.
HARALDmSwedish, Norwegian, Danish, German
Scandinavian and German cognate of HAROLD. This was the name of several kings of Norway and Denmark.
HARALDURmIcelandic
Icelandic cognate of HAROLD.
HARANmBiblical, Biblical Hebrew
Possibly means "hill, mountain" in Hebrew. This is the name of the brother of Abraham and father of Lot in the Old Testament.
HARDEEPmIndian (Sikh)
From the name of the Hindu god HARI and Sanskrit दीप (dipa) meaning "lamp, light".
HARDINGmEnglish
From an English surname which was derived from the Old English given name HEARD. A famous bearer of the surname was American president Warren G. Harding (1865-1923).
HARDMANmAncient Germanic
Old Germanic form of HARTMANN.
HARDMODmAncient Germanic
Old Germanic form of HARTMUT.
HARDUWICHmAncient Germanic
Old Germanic form of HARTWIG.
HARDWINmAncient Germanic
Old Germanic form of HARTWIN.
HARDYmEnglish
From a surname which was derived from Middle English hardi "brave, hardy".
HAREGEWOINfEastern African, Amharic
Means "grape vine" in Amharic.
HARELmHebrew
Means "altar, mountain of God" in Hebrew. In the Hebrew Old Testament this word is applied to the altar in the temple in Jerusalem (Ezekiel 43:15).
HARENDRAmIndian, Hindi
Combination of the names of the Hindu gods HARI (referring to Vishnu) and INDRA.
HARImHinduism, Indian, Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, Malayalam, Marathi, Nepali
Means "brown, yellow, tawny" in Sanskrit, and by extension "monkey, horse, lion". This is another name of the Hindu god Vishnu, and sometimes of Krishna. It is also borne by the son of the Garuda, the bird-like mount of Vishnu.
HARIBERTmAncient Germanic
Old Germanic form of HERBERT.
HARIMANmAncient Germanic
Old Germanic form of HERMAN.
HARINDERm & fIndian (Sikh)
Variant of HARENDRA used by Sikhs.
HARIS (1)mBosnian, Urdu, Arabic
Bosnian and Urdu form of HARITH, as well as a variant transcription of the Arabic name.
HARIS (2)m & fGreek
Modern Greek form of CHARES or CHARIS.
HARISHAmHinduism
Means "lord of monkeys" from Sanskrit हरि (hari) meaning "monkey" and ईश (isha) meaning "lord". This is another name of the Hindu god Vishnu.
HARITHmArabic
Means "plowman, cultivator" in Arabic.
HARIWALDmAncient Germanic
Old Germanic form of HAROLD.
HARIWINImAncient Germanic
Old Germanic form of ERWIN.
HARLANmEnglish
From a surname which was from a place name meaning "hare land" in Old English. In America it has sometimes been given in honour of Supreme Court justice John Marshall Harlan (1833-1911).
HARLANDmEnglish
From a surname which was a variant of HARLAN.
HARLEYm & fEnglish
From a surname which was from a place name, itself derived from Old English hara "hare" and leah "woodland, clearing".
HARLOWf & mEnglish
From a surname which was from a place name which was derived from Old English hær "rock" or here "army", combined with hlaw "hill".
HARMmDutch
Dutch short form of HERMAN.
HARMONmEnglish
From a surname which was derived from the given name HERMAN.
HARMONIAfGreek Mythology
Means "harmony, agreement" in Greek. She was the daughter of Ares and Aphrodite, given by Zeus to Cadmus to be his wife.
HARMONYfEnglish
From the English word harmony, ultimately deriving from Greek ‘αρμονια (harmonia).
HAROLDmEnglish
From the Old English name Hereweald, derived from the elements here "army" and weald "power, leader, ruler". The Old Norse cognate Haraldr was also common among Scandinavian settlers in England. This was the name of five kings of Norway and three kings of Denmark. It was also borne by two kings of England, both of whom were from mixed Scandinavian and Anglo-Saxon backgrounds, including Harold II who lost the Battle of Hastings (and was killed in it), which led to the Norman conquest. After the conquest the name died out, but it was eventually revived in the 19th century.
HAROLDOmSpanish, Portuguese
Spanish and Portuguese form of HAROLD.
HAROONmUrdu
Urdu form of HARUN.
HAROUNmArabic
Variant transcription of HARUN.
HARPERf & mEnglish
From an Old English surname which originally belonged to a person who played the harp or who made harps. A notable bearer was the American author Harper Lee (1926-2016), who wrote 'To Kill a Mockingbird'.
HARRImFinnish, Welsh
Finnish and Welsh form of HARRY.
HARRIETfEnglish
English form of HENRIETTE, and thus a feminine form of HARRY. It was first used in the 17th century, becoming very common in the English-speaking world by the 18th century. A famous bearer was Harriet Beecher Stowe (1811-1896), the American author who wrote 'Uncle Tom's Cabin'.
HARRISmEnglish
From a surname which was derived from the given name HARRY.
HARRISONmEnglish
From an English surname which meant "son of HARRY". This was the surname of two American presidents, William Henry Harrison (1773-1841) and his grandson Benjamin Harrison (1833-1901). The actor Harrison Ford (1942-), who starred in such movies as 'Star Wars' and 'Indiana Jones', is a famous bearer.
HARRYmEnglish
Medieval English form of HENRY. In modern times it is used as a diminutive of both Henry and HAROLD. A famous bearer was American president Harry S. Truman (1884-1972). It is also the name of the boy wizard in J. K. Rowling's 'Harry Potter' series of books, first released in 1997.
HARSHmIndian, Hindi, Marathi, Gujarati
Northern Indian form of HARSHA.
HARSHAmIndian, Kannada, Telugu, Sanskrit
Means "happiness" in Sanskrit. This was the name of a 7th-century emperor of northern India. He was also noted as an author.
HARSHADmIndian, Hindi, Marathi
Derived from Sanskrit हर्ष (harsha) meaning "happiness".
HARSHADAfIndian, Hindi, Marathi
Feminine form of HARSHAD.
HARSHALmIndian, Marathi, Gujarati
Derived from Sanskrit हर्ष (harsha) meaning "happiness".
HARTAmIndonesian
Means "wealth, treasure, property" in Indonesian, ultimately from Sanskrit अर्थ (artha).
HARTLEYmEnglish
From a surname which was derived from a place name meaning "hart clearing" in Old English.
HARTMANNmGerman
Means "brave man", derived from the Germanic element hard "brave, hardy" combined with man.
HARTMUTmGerman, Ancient Germanic
Means "brave mind", derived from the Germanic elements hard "brave, hardy" and muot "mind, spirit".
HARTWIGmGerman, Ancient Germanic
Derived from the Germanic elements hard "brave, hardy" and wig "battle".
HARTWINmGerman (Rare), Ancient Germanic
Means "brave friend" from the Germanic elements hard "brave, hardy" and win "friend".
HARUm & fJapanese
From Japanese (haru) meaning "light, sun, male", (haru) meaning "spring" or (haru) meaning "clear weather". Other kanji or kanji combinations can form this name as well.
HARUKAf & mJapanese
From Japanese (haruka) meaning "distant, remote". It can also come from (haru) meaning "spring" or (haru) meaning "clear weather" combined with (ka) meaning "flower, blossom" or (ka) meaning "fragrance". Additionally, other kanji combinations can form this name.
HARUKImJapanese
From Japanese (haru) meaning "clear weather" or (haru) meaning "light, sun, male" combined with (ki) meaning "brightness" or (ki) meaning "living". Other kanji combinations are possible.
HARUKOfJapanese
From Japanese (haru) meaning "spring" or (haru) meaning "light, sun, male" combined with (ko) meaning "child", as well as other kanji combinations.
HARUNmArabic, Turkish, Bosnian
Arabic form of AARON. Harun al-Rashid was a 9th-century Abbasid caliph featured in the stories of 'The 1001 Nights'.
HARUNAfJapanese
From Japanese (haru) meaning "clear weather", (haru) meaning "distant, remote" or (haru) meaning "spring" combined with (na) meaning "vegetables, greens". Other kanji combinations are possible.
HARUTOmJapanese
From Japanese (haru) meaning "light, sun, male", (haru) meaning "distant, remote" or (haru) meaning "clear weather" combined with (to), which refers to a Chinese constellation, or (to) meaning "soar, fly". Other kanji combinations can also form this name.
HARVEmEnglish
Short form of HARVEY.
HARVEYmEnglish
From the Breton given name Haerviu, which meant "battle worthy", from haer "battle" and viu "worthy". This was the name of a 6th-century Breton hermit who is the patron saint of the blind. Settlers from Brittany introduced it to England after the Norman conquest. During the later Middle Ages it became rare, but it was revived in the 19th century.
HARVIEmEnglish
Variant of HARVEY.
HASANmArabic, Turkish, Persian, Urdu, Punjabi, Bengali, Indonesian
Means "handsome", derived from Arabic حسن (hasuna) meaning "to be beautiful, to be good". Hasan was the son of Ali and the grandson of the Prophet Muhammad. He was poisoned by one of his wives and is regarded as a martyr by Shia Muslims. This was also the name of two kings of Morocco. It is sometimes transcribed as Hassan, though this is a distinct name in Arabic.
HASDRUBALmPhoenician (Latinized), History
Means "Ba'al helps" from Phoenician azru "help" combined with the name of the god BA'AL. Hasdrubal was a Carthaginian general, the brother of Hannibal.
HASHEMmPersian
Persian form of HASHIM.
HASHIMmArabic
Means "crusher, breaker" in Arabic. This was the nickname of a great-grandfather of the Prophet Muhammad. He acquired this nickname because of his practice of crumbling bread and giving it to pilgrims.
HASIBmArabic
Means "noble, respected" in Arabic.
HAŞİMmTurkish
Turkish form of HASHIM.
HASIMmArabic
Means "decisive" in Arabic, derived from حسم (hasama) meaning "to sever, to finish, to decide".
HASİPmTurkish
Turkish form of HASIB.
HASKELmYiddish
Yiddish form of EZEKIEL.
HASNAfArabic
Means "beauty" in Arabic.
HASSANmArabic, Persian, Urdu
Means "beautifier, improver" in Arabic. Hassan ibn Thabit was a 7th-century poet who was a companion of the Prophet Muhammad. This name is sometimes transcribed as Hasan, though the two names are spelled distinctly in Arabic.
HASSEmSwedish
Swedish diminutive of HANS.
HASSOmGerman
German diminutive of HADUBERT.
HATHORfEgyptian Mythology (Hellenized)
Greek form of Egyptian Het-Heru which means "the house of Horus", derived from Egyptian hwt "house" combined with Hr the god HORUS. In Egyptian mythology she was the goddess of love, often depicted with the head of a cow.
HATİCEfTurkish
Turkish form of KHADIJA.
HATIMmArabic
Means "determined, decisive" in Arabic.
HATSHEPSUTfAncient Egyptian
Means "foremost of noble women" in Egyptian. This was the name of a pharaoh of the 18th dynasty. She may have been the first woman to take the title of Pharaoh.
HATTIEfEnglish
Diminutive of HARRIET.
HATTYfEnglish
Diminutive of HARRIET.
HAUKEAfHawaiian
Means "white snow" from Hawaiian hau "snow" and kea "white".
HAULmWelsh
Means "sun" in Welsh. This is a modern Welsh name.
HAUNANIfHawaiian
Means "beautiful snow" from Hawaiian hau "snow" and nani "beauty, glory".
HAURVATATfPersian Mythology
Means "health, perfection, wholeness" in Avestan. This was the name of a Zoroastrian goddess (one of the Amesha Spenta) of health and water.
HAVAfHebrew
Modern Hebrew form of EVE.
HÅVARDmNorwegian
Norwegian form of HÁVARÐR.
HÁVARÐRmAncient Scandinavian
From the Old Norse elements "high" and varðr "guardian, defender".
HAVELmCzech, Slovak
Czech and Slovak form of GALLUS.
HAVENf & mEnglish
From the English word for a safe place, derived ultimately from Old English hæfen.
HAVILAHmBiblical
Probably means "to dance, to circle, to twist" in Hebrew. In the Old Testament this is both a place name and a masculine personal name.
HAVRYILmUkrainian (Rare)
Ukrainian form of GABRIEL.
HAVVAfTurkish
Turkish form of EVE.
HAWAfArabic
Arabic form of EVE.
HAYATEmJapanese
From Japanese (hayate) meaning "sudden, sound of the wind". Other kanji with the same pronunciation can also form this name.
HAYATİmTurkish
Means "vital" in Turkish.
HAYATOmJapanese
From Japanese (haya) meaning "falcon" and (to) meaning "person". Other kanji combinations can also make up this name.
HAYDARmTurkish
Turkish form of HAIDAR.
HAYDÉEfSpanish, French (Rare)
Spanish and French form of HAIDEE, from Byron's 'Don Juan' (1819). It was later used by Alexander Dumas for a character in 'The Count of Monte Cristo' (1844).