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TAALAYmKyrgyz
Means "lucky, happy" in Kyrgyz.
TAAVETmEstonian
Estonian form of DAVID.
TAAVETTImFinnish
Finnish form of DAVID.
TAAVImEstonian, Finnish
Estonian and Finnish form of DAVID.
TABASSUMm & fArabic
Means "smiling" in Arabic.
TABBYfEnglish
Diminutive of TABITHA.
TABEAfGerman
German short form of TABITHA. This form was used in earlier editions of the Luther Bible.
TABITHAfEnglish, Biblical, Biblical Greek
Means "gazelle" in Aramaic. Tabitha in the New Testament was a woman restored to life by Saint Peter. Her name is translated into Greek as Dorcas (see Acts 9:36). As an English name, Tabitha became common after the Protestant Reformation. It was popularized in the 1960s by the television show 'Bewitched', in which Tabitha (sometimes spelled Tabatha) is the daughter of the main character.
TACEYfEnglish (Archaic)
Derived from Latin tace meaning "be silent". It was in use from the 16th century, though it died out two centuries later.
TACITAfAncient Roman
Feminine form of TACITUS.
TACITOmItalian (Rare), Spanish (Rare), Portuguese (Rare)
Italian, Spanish and Portuguese form of TACITUS.
TACITUSmAncient Roman
Roman cognomen which meant "silent, mute" in Latin. This was the name of a 1st-century Roman historian.
TADmEnglish
Short form of THADDEUS.
TADALAm & fSouthern African, Chewa
Means "we have been blessed" in Chewa.
TADASmLithuanian
Lithuanian form of THADDEUS.
TADDEOmItalian
Italian form of THADDEUS.
TADEÁŠmCzech, Slovak
Czech and Slovak form of THADDEUS.
TADEJmSlovene
Slovene form of THADDEUS.
TADEOmSpanish
Spanish form of THADDEUS.
TADESSEmEastern African, Amharic
Means "revived" in Amharic.
TADEUmPortuguese
Portuguese form of THADDEUS.
TADEUSZmPolish
Polish form of THADDEUS.
TADGmIrish, Scottish
Old Irish form of TADHG.
TADHGmIrish, Scottish
Means "poet" in Irish. This was the name of an 11th-century king of Connacht.
TADHGÁNmIrish
Diminutive of TADHG.
TADIJAmCroatian, Serbian
Croatian and Serbian form of THADDEUS.
TAFADZWAm & fSouthern African, Shona
Means "we are pleased" in Shona.
TAFARImEastern African, Amharic (Rare)
Possibly means "he who inspires awe" in Amharic. This name was borne by Lij Tafari Makonnen (1892-1975), also known as Haile Selassie, the last emperor of Ethiopia. Rastafarians (Ras Tafari meaning "king Tafari") revere him as the earthly incarnation of God.
TAFFYmWelsh
Diminutive of DAFYDD.
TAGUHIfArmenian
Means "queen" in Armenian.
TAGWANIBISANfNative American, Algonquin
Means "rainbow" in Alqonguin.
TAHAmArabic
From the Arabic letters ط (called ta) and ه (called ha). These letters begin the 20th chapter of the Qur'an (surah Ta Ha).
TAHİRmTurkish
Turkish form of TAHIR.
TAHIRmArabic
Means "virtuous, pure, chaste" in Arabic.
TAHIRAfArabic
Feminine form of TAHIR.
TAHİREfTurkish
Turkish feminine form of TAHIR.
TÁHIRIHfHistory
Variant of TAHIRA. This was the title of Fatimah Baraghani, a 19th-century Persian poet, theologian and reformer.
TAHMASPmAncient Persian
Persian form of the Avestan name Takhmaspa, which was derived from takhma "strong, brave, valiant" and aspa "horse". This name was borne by two Safavid shahs of Persia.
TAHMIDmArabic
Means "praising" in Arabic.
TAHMURASmPersian Mythology
Persian form of Avestan Takhma Urupi meaning "strong body". Takhma Urupi is a hero from the Avesta who later appears in the 11th-century Persian epic the 'Shahnameh'.
TÄHTIfFinnish (Rare)
Means "star" in Finnish.
TAHVOmFinnish
Finnish form of STEPHEN.
TAIm & fChinese
From Chinese (tài) meaning "very, extreme" or other characters pronounced in a similar way.
TAICHImJapanese
From Japanese (ta) meaning "thick, big" and (ichi) meaning "one", in addition to other combinations of kanji which are pronounced the same way.
TAIDEfItalian (Rare)
Italian form of THAÏS.
TAIKAfFinnish (Rare)
Means "magic, spell" in Finnish.
TAIKImJapanese
From Japanese (tai) meaning "big, great" and (ki) meaning "brightness" or (ki) meaning "tree". Other kanji combinations are possible.
TAIMIfFinnish
Means "sapling, young tree" in Finnish.
TAINAfFinnish
Finnish short form of TATIANA.
TAISIYAfRussian
Possibly a Russian form of THAÏS.
TAISTOmFinnish
Means "battle" in Finnish.
TAJmArabic
Means "crown" in Arabic.
TAJANAfCroatian, Serbian
Derived from Croatian and Serbian tajiti "to keep secret".
TAJEDDIGTfNorthern African, Berber
Means "flower" in Tamazight.
TAJUANAfAfrican American (Rare)
Combination of the prefix Ta with the name JUANA.
TAKAHIROmJapanese
From Japanese (taka) meaning "valuable" or (taka) meaning "filial piety" combined with (hiro) meaning "big, great" or (hiro) meaning "prosperous". Other kanji combinations are possible.
TAKAKOfJapanese
From Japanese (taka) meaning "filial piety" and (ko) meaning "child", as well as other combinations of kanji characters.
TAKARAm & fJapanese
From Japanese (takara) meaning "treasure, jewel", as well as other kanji or kanji combinations with the same pronunciation.
TAKASHImJapanese
From Japanese (takashi) meaning "filial piety", (takashi) meaning "noble, prosperous" or (takashi) meaning "esteem, honour, venerate", as well as other kanji or kanji combinations which result in the same pronunciation.
TAKEHIKOmJapanese
From Japanese (take) meaning "military, martial" or (take) meaning "bamboo" combined with (hiko) meaning "boy, prince". Other kanji combinations are also possible.
TAKESHImJapanese
From Japanese (takeshi) meaning "military, martial" or other kanji having the same reading.
TAKISmGreek
Short form of PANAGIOTAKIS.
TAKONDWAm & fSouthern African, Chewa
Means "we are glad" in Chewa.
TAKOUHIfArmenian
Variant transcription of TAGUHI.
TAKUMAmJapanese
From Japanese (taku) meaning "expand, open, support" and (ma) meaning "real, genuine". Other kanji combinations are possible.
TAKUMImJapanese
From Japanese (takumi) meaning "artisan" or (takumi) meaning "skillful". It can also come from (taku) meaning "expand, open, support" combined with (mi) meaning "sea, ocean" or (mi) meaning "fruit, good result, truth". This name can also be formed of other kanji combinations.
TAKUYAmJapanese
From Japanese (taku) meaning "expand, open, support" combined with (ya) meaning "also" or (ya), an exclamation. This name can be formed with other kanji combinations as well.
TALm & fHebrew
Derived from Hebrew טַל (tal) meaning "dew".
TALAATmArabic
Variant transcription of TAL'AT.
TALAKOmNative American, Choctaw
Means "eagle" in Choctaw.
TAL'ATmArabic
Possiby means "face, sight" in Arabic.
TALÂTmTurkish
Turkish form of TAL'AT.
TALBOTmEnglish (Rare)
From a surname which was perhaps derived from a Germanic given name composed of the elements tal "to destroy" and bod "message".
TALFRYNmWelsh
From a Welsh place name meaning "high hill", derived from Welsh tal "high" and bryn "hill".
TALGATmKazakh, Tatar
Kazakh and Tatar form of TAL'AT.
TALIfHebrew
Diminutive of TAL.
TALIA (1)fHebrew
Variant transcription of TALYA.
TALIA (2)fEnglish (Australian)
From the name of a town in South Australia, perhaps meaning "near water" in an Australian Aboriginal language.
TALIBmArabic
Means "seeker of knowledge, student" in Arabic. Abu Talib was an uncle of Muhammad who raised him after his parents and grandparents died. His name was in fact a kunya (a nickname) formed using Abu; his real name may have been Imran.
TALIBAfArabic
Feminine form of TALIB.
TALIESINmWelsh, Arthurian Romance
Means "shining brow", derived from Welsh tal "brow" and iesin "shining". This was the name of a 6th-century Welsh poet and bard. In later Welsh legends he is portrayed as a wizard and prophet, or as a companion of King Arthur.
TALINfArmenian
From the name of an Armenian town (meaning unknown) which is home to a famous 7th-century cathedral.
TALINEfArmenian
Variant transcription of TALIN.
TALİPmTurkish
Turkish form of TALIB.
TALISHAfAfrican American (Rare)
Combination of the popular name prefix Ta and LISHA.
TALITAfPortuguese (Brazilian)
Portuguese form of TALITHA, popular in Brazil.
TALITHAfBiblical
Means "little girl" in Aramaic. The name is taken from the phrase talitha cumi meaning "little girl arise" spoken by Jesus in order to restore a young girl to life (see Mark 5:41).
TALLULAHfEnglish (Rare)
Popularly claimed to mean "leaping waters" in the Choctaw language, it may actually mean "town" in the Creek language. This is the name of waterfalls in Georgia. It was borne by American actress Tallulah Bankhead (1902-1968), who was named after her grandmother, who may have been named after the waterfalls.
TALMAImBiblical, Biblical Hebrew
Means "furrowed" in Hebrew. In the Old Testament this name is borne by both a giant and also the father of King David's wife Maacah.
TALONmEnglish (Modern)
From the English meaning "talon, claw", ultimately derived (via Norman French) from Latin talus "anklebone".
TALULLAfIrish
From the Gaelic name Tuilelaith, which was derived from Irish tuile "abundance" and flaith "princess".
TALYAfHebrew
Means "dew from God" in Hebrew.
TAM (1)mScottish
Scottish short form of THOMAS.
TAM (2)m & fHebrew
Means "honest, innocent" in Hebrew.
TAMAmMaori
Means "son, boy" in Maori.
TAMANDANIm & fSouthern African, Chewa
Means "we have exalted" in Chewa.
TAMANNAmIndian, Hindi, Bengali
Means "wish, desire" in Hindi, ultimately from Persian تمنّا (tamanna).
TAMARfHebrew, Georgian, Biblical, Biblical Hebrew
Means "date palm" in Hebrew. According to the Old Testament Tamar was the daughter-in-law of Judah and later his wife. This was also the name of a daughter of King David. She was raped by her half-brother Amnon, leading to his murder by her brother Absalom. The name was borne by a 12th-century ruling queen of Georgia who presided over the kingdom at the peak of its power.
TAMARAfRussian, Ukrainian, Czech, Slovak, Polish, Slovene, Croatian, Serbian, Macedonian, Hungarian, English, Dutch, Spanish, Italian
Russian form of TAMAR. Russian performers such as Tamara Karsavina (1885-1978), Tamara Drasin (1905-1943), Tamara Geva (1907-1997) and Tamara Toumanova (1919-1996) introduced it to the English-speaking world. It was also borne by the Polish cubist painter Tamara de Lempicka (1898-1980).
TAMARIfGeorgian
Georgian variant of TAMAR.
TAMÁSmHungarian
Hungarian form of THOMAS.
TAMATImMaori
Maori form of THOMAS.
TAMATOAmTahitian
From Tahitian tama "child" and toa "warrior".
TAMAYAfNative American, Quechua
Means "in the center" in Quechua.
TAMAZmGeorgian
Georgian form of TAHMASP.
TAMAZImGeorgian
Georgian form of TAHMASP.
TAMEKAfEnglish
Variant of TAMIKA.
TAMELAfEnglish
Probably a combination of TAMARA and PAMELA. It first arose in the 1950s.
TAMERAfEnglish
Variant of TAMARA.
TAMERLANEmHistory
Westernized form of Timur i Leng (see TIMUR).
TÀMHASmScottish
Scottish form of THOMAS.
TAMIfEnglish
Variant of TAMMY.
TAMIAfEnglish (Modern)
Elaborated form of the popular name syllable Tam, from names such as TAMARA or TAMIKA. It was popularized by Canadian singer Tamia Hill (1975-), who is known simply as Tamia.
TAMIDmArabic
Short form of MU'TAMID.
TAMIKAfEnglish
Variant of TAMIKO, inspired by the American jazz singer Tamiko Jones (1945-) or the American movie 'A Girl Named Tamiko' (1963).
TAMIKOfJapanese
From Japanese (ta) meaning "many", (mi) meaning "beautiful" and (ko) meaning "child". Other kanji combinations are also possible.
TAMIRmHebrew
Means "tall" in Hebrew.
TAMMAROmItalian
Italian form of the Germanic name Thancmar, which was composed of the elements thank "thought" and mari "famous".
TAMMIfEnglish
Variant of TAMMY.
TAMMIEfEnglish
Variant of TAMMY.
TAMMYfEnglish
Short form of TAMARA and other names beginning with Tam.
TAMRAfEnglish
Contracted form of TAMARA.
TAMRATmEastern African, Amharic
Means "miracle" in Amharic.
TAMSINfEnglish (British)
Contracted form of THOMASINA. It was traditionally used in Cornwall.
TANCREDmOld Norman
Norman form of a Germanic name meaning "thought and counsel", derived from the elements thank "thought" and rad "counsel". This was the name of a leader of the First Crusade, described by Torquato Tasso in his epic poem 'Jerusalem Delivered' (1580).
TANCREDImItalian
Italian form of TANCRED. Gioachino Rossini used this name in his opera 'Tancredi' (1813).
TANCREDOmSpanish
Spanish form of TANCRED.
TANEmMaori, Polynesian Mythology
Means "man" in Maori. In Maori and other Polynesian mythology Tane was the god of forests and light. He was the son of the sky god Rangi and the earth goddess Papa, who were locked in an embrace and finally separated by their son. He created the tui bird and, by some accounts, man.
TANELImFinnish
Finnish form of DANIEL.
TANERmTurkish
Means "born at dawn" in Turkish.
TANGAROAmPolynesian Mythology
Meaning unknown. In Polynesian mythology he was the god of the sea, the son of Rangi and Papa. He separated his parents' embrace, creating the earth and the sky.
TÂNIAfPortuguese
Short form of TATIANA.
TANIELmArmenian
Western Armenian transcription of DANIEL.
TANIKAfAfrican American
Invented name, probably modeled on TAMIKA and influenced by TANYA.
TANIQUAfAfrican American (Rare)
Combination of the popular name element Tan (from names such as TANYA) and the common name suffix qua.
TANISHAfAfrican American
Combination of the popular name element Tan (from names such as TANYA) and the common name suffix sha.
TANITHfNear Eastern Mythology
Derived from Semitic roots meaning "serpent lady". This was the name of the Phoenician goddess of love, fertility, the moon and the stars.
TANNERmEnglish
From an English surname meaning "one who tans hides".
TANSYfEnglish (Rare)
From the name of the flower, which is derived via Old French from Late Latin tanacita.
TANUfIndian, Hindi
Means "slender" in Sanskrit.
TANVIfIndian, Hindi, Marathi
Means "slender woman" in Sanskrit.
TANYAfRussian, English
Russian diminutive of TATIANA. It began to be used in the English-speaking world during the 1930s.
TAOmChinese
From Chinese (tāo) meaning "large waves", as well as other characters with a similar pronunciation.
TAONGAf & mSouthern African, Tumbuka
Means "we are thankful" in Tumbuka.
TAPANImFinnish
Finnish form of STEPHEN.
TAPIOmFinnish, Finnish Mythology
Meaning unknown. Tapio was the Finnish god of forests, animals, and hunting.
TAPIWAfSouthern African, Shona
Means "given" in Shona.
TARA (1)fEnglish
Anglicized form of the Irish place name Teamhair, which possibly means "elevated place" in Gaelic. This was the name of the sacred hill near Dublin where the Irish high kings resided. It was popularized as a given name by the novel 'Gone with the Wind' (1936) and the subsequent movie adaptation (1939), in which it is the name of the O'Hara plantation.
TARA (2)fHinduism, Indian, Hindi, Nepali
Means "star" in Sanskrit. Tara is the name of a Hindu astral goddess, the wife of Brhaspati. She was abducted by Soma, a god of the moon, leading to a great war that was only ended when Brahma intervened and released her. This is also the name of a Buddhist deity (a female Buddha).
TƏRANƏfAzerbaijani
Means "music, song" in Azerbaijani.
TARANAfAzerbaijani
Variant transcription of TƏRANƏ.
TARANISmCeltic Mythology
Derived from Celtic taran meaning "thunder", cognate with Þórr (see THOR). This was the name of the Gaulish thunder god, who was often identified with the Roman god Jupiter.
TARASmUkrainian, Russian
Ukrainian and Russian form of the Greek name Ταρασιος (Tarasios), which possibly means "from Taras". Taras was an Italian city, now called Taranto, which was founded by Greek colonists in the 8th century BC and was named for the Greek mythological figure Taras, a son of Poseidon. Saint Tarasios was an 8th-century bishop of Constantinople. It was also borne by the Ukrainian writer and artist Taras Shevchenko (1814-1861).
TARASIOSmLate Greek
Greek form of TARAS.
TARBENmDanish
Danish form of TORBJÖRN.
TAREKmArabic
Variant transcription of TARIQ.
TARIKmTurkish
Turkish form of TARIQ. This name is spelled with a Turkish dotless i, as Tarık.
TARIKmBosnian, Arabic
Bosnian form of TARIQ. It is also a variant transcription of the Arabic name.
TARIKUmEastern African, Amharic
Means "history, story" in Amharic.
TARINAfEnglish (Rare)
Perhaps an elaborated form of TARA (1).
TARIQmArabic
Means "he who knocks at the door" in Arabic. This is the Arabic name of the morning star. Tariq ibn Ziyad was the Islamic general who conquered Spain for the Umayyad Caliphate in the 8th century.
TARIROfSouthern African, Shona
Means "hope" in Shona.
TARJAfFinnish
Finnish form of DARIA.
TARMOmEstonian, Finnish
Means "vigour, energy, drive" in Estonian and Finnish.
TAROmJapanese
Variant transcription of TAROU.
TAROUmJapanese
From Japanese (ta) meaning "thick, big" and (rou) meaning "son". Other kanji combinations are possible.
TARQUINmHistory
From the Roman name Tarquinius which is of unknown meaning, possibly Etruscan in origin. This was the name of two early kings of Rome.
TARUfFinnish
Means "legend, myth" in Finnish. It is also used as a diminutive of TARJA.
TARYNfEnglish
Probably a feminine form of TYRONE. Actors Tyrone Power and Linda Christian created it for their daughter Taryn Power (1953-).
TASGALLmScottish
Scottish form of ÁSKETILL.
TASHAfRussian, English
Short form of NATASHA.
TASHIm & fTibetan, Bhutanese
Means "good fortune" in Tibetan.
TASIf & mChamorro
Means "sea, ocean" in Chamorro.
TASIAfGreek
Short form of ANASTASIA.
TASKILLmScottish
Anglicized form of TASGALL.
TASNIMfArabic
Means "a spring in paradise" in Arabic.
TASOULAfGreek
Greek diminutive of ANASTASIA.
TASUNKAmNative American, Sioux
From Lakota tȟašuŋke meaning "his horse". This forms the first part of the name of Tasunka Witko (1840-1877), translated as Crazy Horse, a Lakota war leader.
TATAmAnglo-Saxon
Old English name of unknown meaning.
TAŤÁNAfCzech
Czech form of TATIANA.
TATANKAmNative American, Sioux
From Lakota tȟatȟáŋka meaning "bull". This is the first part of the name of the Lakota holy man and chief Tatanka Iyotake (1831-1890), translated into English as Sitting Bull.
TATEmEnglish
From an English surname which was derived from the Old English given name Tata, of unknown origin.
TATENDAm & fSouthern African, Shona
Means "thank you" in Shona.
TATIANAfItalian, Spanish, Portuguese, Romanian, Slovak, Polish, Finnish, Swedish, Norwegian, Danish, German, Dutch, Greek, Georgian, English, Russian, Bulgarian, Ancient Roman
Feminine form of the Roman name Tatianus, a derivative of the Roman name TATIUS. This was the name of a 3rd-century saint who was martyred in Rome under the emperor Alexander Severus. She was especially venerated in Orthodox Christianity, and the name has been common in Russia (as Татьяна) and Eastern Europe. It was not regularly used in the English-speaking world until the 1980s.
TATIANUSmAncient Roman
Roman cognomen which was derived from TATIUS.
TATIUSmRoman Mythology, Ancient Roman
Roman family name of unknown meaning, possibly of Sabine origin. According to Roman legend, Titus Tatius was an 8th-century BC king of the Sabines who came to jointly rule over the Romans and Sabines with the Roman king Romulus.
TATTONmEnglish (Rare)
From a surname which was originally derived from a place name meaning "Tata's town" in Old English.
TATUmFinnish
Diminutive of TANELI.
TATUMfEnglish (Modern)
From a surname which was originally derived from a place name meaning "Tata's homestead" in Old English.
TATYANAfRussian, Bulgarian
Russian and Bulgarian form of TATIANA.
TAUmSouthern African, Tswana, Sotho
Means "lion" in Tswana and Sotho. Tau was the name of the last ruler of the Rolong in South Africa (18th century).
TAUFIKmIndonesian
Indonesian form of TAWFIQ.
TAUNOmFinnish
Means "peaceful, modest" in Karelian Finnish.
TAVISHmScottish
Anglicized form of Thàmhais, vocative case of TÀMHAS. Alternatively it could be taken from the Scottish surname MacTavish, Anglicized form of Mac Tàmhais, meaning "son of Thomas".
TAWFIQmArabic
Means "good fortune", derived from Arabic وفق (wafiqa) meaning "to be successful".
TAWNYfEnglish (Modern)
From the English word, ultimately deriving from Old French tané, which means "light brown".
TAYEBmArabic
Variant transcription of TAYYIB.
TAYLAfEnglish (Modern)
Probably a feminine form of TAYLOR influenced by similar-sounding names such as KAYLA.
TAYLANmTurkish
Means "tall" in Turkish.
TAYLORm & fEnglish
From an English surname which originally denoted someone who was a tailor, from Norman French tailleur, ultimately from Latin taliare "to cut". Its modern use as a feminine name may have been influenced by British author Taylor Caldwell (1900-1985).
TAYMURAZmOssetian
Ossetian form of TAHMURAS.
TAYYIBmArabic
Means "pleasant, good-natured" in Arabic.
TAYYİPmTurkish
Turkish form of TAYYIB.
TEAGANm & fEnglish (Modern)
From an Irish surname, an Anglicized form of Ó Tadhgáin meaning "descendant of Tadhgán". The given name Tadhgán is a diminutive of TADHG.
TEAGUEmIrish
Anglicized form of TADHG.
TEALfEnglish (Rare)
From the English word for the type of duck or the greenish-blue colour.
TEÀRLACHmScottish
Scottish form of TOIRDHEALBHACH. This name is also used as a Scottish form of CHARLES.
TEÀRLAGfScottish
Feminine form of TEÀRLACH.
TEASAGfScottish
Scottish diminutive of JEAN (2).
TEBOHOmSouthern African, Sotho
Means "gratitude" in Sotho.
TECAfHungarian
Diminutive of TERÉZIA.
TECLAfItalian, Spanish
Italian and Spanish form of THEKLA.
TECUMSEHmNative American, Shawnee
Means "panther passing across" in Shawnee. This was the name of a Shawnee leader who, with his brother Tenskwatawa, resisted European expansion in the early 19th century.
TEDmEnglish
Short form of EDWARD or THEODORE. A famous bearer was the American baseball player Ted Williams (1918-2002), who was born as Theodore.
TEDDYmEnglish
Diminutive of EDWARD or THEODORE.
TEDOREmGeorgian
Georgian form of THEODORE.
TEEMUmFinnish
Finnish form of NICODEMUS.
TEGANfWelsh
Derived from Welsh teg "fair".
TEGIDmWelsh
Possibly derived from Welsh teg "fair", or possibly from the Roman name TACITUS. This is the Welsh name of a lake in Wales, called Bala Lake in English. It also occurs in medieval Welsh legends as the husband of Ceridwen.
TEGWENfWelsh
Derived from the Welsh elements teg "fair" and gwen "blessed".
TEHILAfHebrew
Means "praise" in Hebrew.
TEIGEmIrish
Anglicized form of TADHG.
TEIGUEmIrish
Anglicized form of TADHG.
TEIJAfFinnish
Finnish short form of DOROTHEA.
TEIMURAZmGeorgian
Georgian form of TAHMURAS. This was the name of several kings who ruled over kingdoms located in what is now modern Georgia.
TEJAfSlovene
Short form of DOROTEJA.
TEJALfIndian, Marathi, Gujarati
From Sanskrit तेजस् (tejas) meaning "brilliance, splendour".
TEKAKWITHAfNative American, Mohawk
Means "she who bumps into things" or "she who puts things in place" in Mohawk. Tekakwitha, also named Kateri, was the first Native American Catholic saint.
TEKLAfGeorgian, Hungarian
Georgian and Hungarian form of THEKLA.
TEKOAmBiblical
Possibly means either "stockade" or "horn, trumpet" in Hebrew. In the Old Testament this is the name of a both a city and a son of Ashhur.
TÉLESPHOREmFrench (Rare)
French form of the Greek name Τελεσφορος (Telesphoros) which means "bringing fulfillment" or "bearing fruit". Saint Telesphorus was a 2nd-century pope and martyr.
TELESPHORUSmAncient Greek (Latinized)
Latinized form of the Greek name Telesphoros (see TÉLESPHORE).
TELLERVOfFinnish Mythology
Meaning unknown. Tellervo was a Finnish forest goddess. She is variously described as either the wife or daughter of Tapio.
TELMAfPortuguese
Either a Portuguese form of THELMA or a feminine form of TELMO.
TELMOmPortuguese, Spanish
Derived from a misdivision of Spanish Santelmo meaning "saint ELMO". This name is given in honour of Pedro González Telmo, a 13th-century Spanish priest.
TEMANmBiblical, Biblical Hebrew
Means "right hand" or "south" in Hebrew. In the Old Testament this is the name of a grandson of Esau for whom the town of Teman in Edom was named.
TEMELmTurkish
Means "fundamental, basic" in Turkish.
TEMIRmKazakh
Kazakh form of Temür (see TIMUR).
TEMITOPEf & mWestern African, Yoruba
Means "enough to give thanks" in Yoruba.
TEMOmGeorgian
Short form of TEIMURAZ.
TEMPERANCEfEnglish (Archaic)
From the English word meaning "moderation" or "restraint". This was one of the virtue names adopted by the Puritans in the 17th century.
TEMPESTfEnglish (Rare)
From the English word meaning "storm". It appears in the title of William Shakespeare's play 'The Tempest' (1611).
TEMPLEm & fEnglish (Rare)
From a surname which originally belonged to a person who was associated with the Knights Templar, a medieval religious military order.
TEMUJINmHistory
Means "of iron" in Mongolian, derived ultimately from the Turkic word temür "iron". This was the original name of the Mongolian leader better known by the title Genghis Khan. Born in the 12th century, he managed to unite the tribes of Mongolia and then conquer huge areas of Asia and Eastern Europe.
TEMÜRmMedieval Turkic
Old Turkic form of TIMUR.
TEMURmGeorgian
Georgian form of TIMUR.
TEMURImGeorgian
Georgian form of TIMUR.
TENAfCroatian
Diminutive of TEREZIJA.
TENDAIm & fSouthern African, Shona
Means "be thankful" in Shona.
TENDAJImEastern African, Swahili
Means "makes things happen" in Swahili.
TENGIZmGeorgian
Derived from Turkic tengiz meaning "sea, ocean".
TENNEYmMedieval English
Medieval diminutive of DENIS.
TENNYSONmEnglish (Rare)
From an English surname which meant "son of Tenney", Tenney being a medieval form of DENIS. A notable bearer of the surname was British poet Alfred Lord Tennyson (1809-1892).
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.
TENZINm & fTibetan, Bhutanese
From Tibetan བསྟན་འཛིན (bstan-'dzin) which means "upholder of teachings". This is one of the given names of the current Dalai Lama, Tenzin Gyatso (1935-).
TENZINGm & fTibetan
Variant transcription of TENZIN.
TÉOmPortuguese
Short form of TEODORO and other names that begin with Teo.
TEOmItalian, Spanish, Croatian
Short form of TEODORO and other names that begin with Teo.
TEOBALDOmSpanish, Portuguese, Italian
Spanish, Portuguese and Italian form of THEOBALD.
TEODÓRAfHungarian
Hungarian feminine form of THEODORE.
TEODOROmItalian, Spanish, Portuguese
Italian, Spanish and Portuguese form of Theodoros (see THEODORE).
TEODORSmLatvian
Latvian form of Theodoros (see THEODORE).
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