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This is a list of names in which the meaning contains the keywords bright or light or shining or white.
There are 251 names matching your criteria.

ABERASH   f   Eastern African, Amharic
Possibly means "giving off light" in Amharic.
ABHA   f   Indian
Means "splendour, light" in Sanskrit.
ABNER   m   English, Biblical, Biblical Latin
Means "my father is a light" in Hebrew... [more]
AEGLE   f   Greek Mythology (Latinized)
Latinized form of the Greek Αιγλη (Aigle) which meant "light, radiance, glory"... [more]
AERONWEN   f   Welsh
Combination of AERON (1) and the suffix gwen meaning "white, fair, blessed".
AILBHE   f & m   Irish
Possibly derived from the old Gaelic root albho meaning "white"... [more]
AKEMI   f   Japanese
From Japanese 明 (ake) "bright" and 美 (mi) "beautiful".
AKI (2)   f   Japanese
From Japanese "sparkle", "bright" or "autumn"... [more]
AKIKO   f   Japanese
From Japanese 晶 (aki) "sparkle", 明 (aki) "bright" or 秋 (aki) "autumn" combined with 子 (ko) "child".
AKIO   m   Japanese
From Japanese 昭 (aki) "bright" combined with 夫 (o) "husband, man", 男 (o) "male" or 雄 (o) "hero, manly".
AKIRA   m & f   Japanese
From Japanese "bright", "bright" or "clear".
ÁKOS   m   Hungarian
Possibly of Turkish origin meaning "white falcon".
ALBAN   m   German, French, Albanian, English (Rare)
From the Roman cognomen Albanus which meant "from Alba"... [more]
ALBERT   m   English, French, German, Slovene, Polish, Russian, Dutch, Swedish, Norwegian, Danish, Hungarian, Ancient Germanic
From the Germanic name Adalbert, which was composed of the elements adal "noble" and beraht "bright"... [more]
ALBUS   m   Ancient Roman
Roman cognomen meaning "white, bright" in Latin.
ALPIN   m   Scottish
Anglicized form of the Gaelic name Ailpein, possibly derived from a Pictish word meaning "white"... [more]
AMATERASU   f   Far Eastern Mythology
Means "shining over heaven", from Japanese 天 (ama) "heaven, sky" and 照 (terasu) "shine"... [more]
ANWAR   m   Arabic
Means "brighter, more luminous" in Arabic... [more]
APOLLO   m   Greek Mythology (Latinized)
From Greek Απολλων (Apollon), which is of unknown meaning, though perhaps related to Indo-European *apelo "strength"... [more]
ARASH   m   Persian, Persian Mythology
Possibly means either "truthfulness" or "bright" in Persian... [more]
ARGI   m   Basque
Means "light" in Basque.
ARGIDER   m   Basque
Derived from Basque argi "light" and eder "beautiful".
ARGUS   m   Greek Mythology (Latinized)
From the Greek Αργος (Argos), derived from αργος (argos) meaning "glistening, shining"... [more]
ARJUNA   m   Indian, Hinduism
Means "white, clear" in Sanskrit... [more]
ASHRAQAT   f   Arabic
Means "brightness" in Arabic.
AYNUR   f   Turkish, Azerbaijani, Uyghur
Means "moon light" in Turkish, Azerbaijani and Uyghur.
AZHAR   m   Arabic, Pakistani, Urdu
Means "shining, bright" in Arabic.
BAER   m   Limburgish
Short form of ALBAER and other Limburgish names ending in baer, often derived from the Germanic element beraht meaning "bright".
BAI   m & f   Chinese
From Chinese "white, pure", "one hundred, many" or "cypress" (which is usually only masculine).
BAILA   f   Yiddish
Means "white" in Yiddish.
BARAK (1)   m   Hebrew, Biblical, Biblical Greek, Biblical Hebrew
Means "lightning" in Hebrew... [more]
BARRFHIONN   m   Irish
Means "fair hair", derived from Gaelic barr "head" and fionn "white, fair".
BÉLA   m   Hungarian
The meaning of this name is not known for certain... [more]
BĚLA   f   Czech
Derived from the old Slavic word белъ (belu) meaning "white".
BELENUS   m   Celtic Mythology
Probably from a Celtic word meaning "bright, brilliant"... [more]
BEORHTRIC   m   Anglo-Saxon
Derived from the Old English elements beorht "bright" and ric "power, rule".
BEORHTSIGE   m   Anglo-Saxon
Derived from the Old English elements beorht "bright" and sige "victory".
BERGLJOT   f   Norwegian
From the Old Norse name Bergljót, which was composed of the elements berg "protection, help" and ljótr "light".
BERHANU   m   Eastern African, Amharic
Means "light" in Amharic.
BERT   m   English, German, Dutch
Short form of ALBERT and other names containing the element bert, often derived from the Germanic element beraht meaning "bright".
BERTHA   f   German, English, Ancient Germanic
Originally a short form of Germanic names beginning with the element beraht meaning "bright, famous"... [more]
BERTHOLD   m   German (Archaic)
Means "bright ruler" from the Germanic element beraht "bright" combined with wald "rule".
BERTIE   m & f   English
Diminutive of ALBERT, HERBERT, and other names containing bert (often derived from the Germanic element beraht meaning "bright").
BERTRAM   m   English, German, Ancient Germanic
Means "bright raven", derived from the Germanic element beraht "bright" combined with hramn "raven"... [more]
BERTRAND   m   French, English, Ancient Germanic
Derived from the Germanic elements beraht meaning "bright" and rand meaning "rim (of a shield)"... [more]
BERWYN   m   Welsh
Means "white head" from the Welsh elements barr "head" and wyn "white".
BEYZA   f   Turkish
Means "very white" in Turkish.
BHASKARA   m   Indian, Hinduism
Means "shining", derived from a combination of Sanskrit भास (bhasa) "light" and कर (kara) "making"... [more]
BJARTE   m   Norwegian
From the Old Norse byname Bjartr, which meant "bright".
BLANCHE   f   French, English
From a medieval French nickname meaning "white, fair"... [more]
BLODWEN   f   Welsh
Means "white flowers" from Welsh blodau "flowers" combined with gwen "white, fair, blessed".
BRANWEN   f   Welsh, Welsh Mythology
Means "beautiful raven" from Welsh bran "raven" and gwen "fair, white, blessed"... [more]
BRECHT   m   Dutch
Short form of names containing brecht, often derived from the Germanic element beraht meaning "bright".
BRONWEN   f   Welsh
Derived from the Welsh elements bron "breast" and gwen "white, fair, blessed".
BURAK   m   Turkish
From Arabic براق (Buraq), the name of the legendary creature that, according to Islamic tradition, transported the Prophet Muhammad... [more]
BYELOBOG   m   Slavic Mythology
Means "the white god" from Slavic byelo "white" and bogu "god"... [more]
CAERWYN   m   Welsh
Derived from the Welsh elements caer "fortress" and gwyn "white, fair".
CAHAYA   m & f   Indonesian
Means "light" in Indonesian.
CANDIDA   f   Late Roman, English
Late Latin name derived from candidus meaning "white"... [more]
CARWYN   m   Welsh
Means "blessed love" from Welsh caru "love" and gwyn "white, fair, blessed".
CASSANDRA   f   English, Spanish, Portuguese, Italian, French, German, Greek Mythology (Latinized)
From the Greek Κασσανδρα (Kassandra), which possibly meant "shining upon man", derived from κεκασμαι (kekasmai) "to shine" and ανηρ (aner) "man" (genitive ανδρος)... [more]
CEALLACH   m   Irish
Irish name of uncertain origin, traditionally said to mean "bright-headed"... [more]
CEINWEN   f   Welsh
Derived from the Welsh elements cain "lovely" and gwen "white, fair, blessed".
CERIDWEN   f   Welsh
Possibly from Welsh cyrrid "bent" or cerdd "poetry" combined with ven "woman" or gwen "white, fair, blessed"... [more]
CHARON   m   Greek Mythology
Possibly means "fierce brightness" in Greek... [more]
CLARA   f   Italian, German, Spanish, Portuguese, Catalan, Romanian, English, Late Roman
Feminine form of the Late Latin name Clarus which meant "clear, bright, famous"... [more]
CLEDWYN   m   Welsh
Derived from the Welsh element caled "rough" combined with gwyn "white, fair, blessed".
COLOBERT   m   Ancient Germanic
Germanic name composed of the elements col, possibly meaning "helmet", and beraht meaning "bright".
COLUMBAN   m   Irish
Possibly an Irish diminutive of COLUMBA... [more]
CUTHBERT   m   English (Rare)
Derived from the Old English elements cuþ "famous" and beorht "bright"... [more]
DELWYN   m   Welsh
Means "pretty and white" from the Welsh element del "pretty" combined with gwyn "fair, white, blessed".
DHAVAL   m   Indian
Means "dazzling white" in Sanskrit.
DILBERT   m   Popular Culture
Meaning unknown... [more]
DILWYN   m   Welsh
Means "genuine and white" from the Welsh element dilys "genuine" combined with gwyn "white, fair, blessed".
DIPIKA   f   Indian
Means "lamp, light" in Sanskrit.
DIPTI   f   Indian
Means "brightness, light" in Sanskrit.
EADBERHT   m   Anglo-Saxon
Derived from the Old English elements ead "wealth, fortune" and beorht "bright"... [more]
EGBERT   m   English, Dutch
Means "bright edge" from the Old English elements ecg "edge of a sword" and beorht "bright"... [more]
EILWEN   f   Welsh
Perhaps means "white brow" from Welsh ael "brow" and gwen "white, fair, blessed".
EIRIAN   f & m   Welsh
Means "bright, beautiful" in Welsh.
EIRWEN   f   Welsh
Means "white snow" from the Welsh elements eira "snow" and gwen "white, blessed".
ELIOR   m   Hebrew
Means "my God is my light" in Hebrew.
ELNUR   m   Azerbaijani
Derived from Azerbaijani el "people, nation" and nur "light".
ENGELBERT   m   German, Ancient Germanic
Germanic name composed of the elements Angil, the name of a Germanic tribe known in English as the Angles, and beraht "bright"... [more]
EURWEN   f   Welsh
Derived from Welsh aur "gold" and gwen "white, fair, blessed".
FILIBERT   m   German, Dutch, Ancient Germanic
Means "much brightness" from the Germanic elements filu "much" and beraht "bright".
FINGAL   m   Scottish
From Scottish Gaelic Fionnghall meaning "white stranger", derived from fionn "white, fair" and gall "stranger"... [more]
FINNIAN   m   Irish
Derived from Old Irish finn "white"... [more]
FINTAN   m   Irish, Irish Mythology
Possibly means either "white fire" or "white bull" in Irish... [more]
FIONN   m   Irish, Irish Mythology
From Irish fionn (older Irish finn) meaning "fair" or "white"... [more]
FIONNBHARR   m   Irish
Means "fair hair", derived from Irish fionn "white, fair" and barr "head"... [more]
FIONNLAGH   m   Irish, Scottish
Means "white warrior" from Gaelic fionn "white, fair" and laogh "warrior".
FIONNUALA   f   Irish, Irish Mythology
Means "white shoulder" from Irish fionn "white, fair" and guala "shoulder"... [more]
FULBERT   m   French, Ancient Germanic
From the Germanic elements fulc "people" and beraht "bright"... [more]
FULGENCIO   m   Spanish
Spanish form of the Late Latin name Fulgentius, which meant "shining" from Latin fulgens... [more]
GAUBERT   m   French
French form of the Germanic name Waldobert, composed of the elements wald "rule" and beraht "bright"... [more]
GAURI   f   Indian, Hinduism
Means "white" in Sanskrit... [more]
GEREL   f   Mongolian
Means "light" in Mongolian.
GILBERT   m   English, French, Dutch, German, Ancient Germanic
Means "bright pledge", derived from the Germanic elements gisil "pledge, hostage" and beraht "bright"... [more]
GILTBERT   m   Ancient Germanic
Derived from the Germanic elements gild "sacrifice, value" and beraht "bright".
GISBERT   m   German, Ancient Germanic
From a Germanic name in which the second element is beraht "bright"... [more]
GLÆDWINE   m   Anglo-Saxon
Old English name derived from the elements glæd "bright" and wine "friend"... [more]
GOIZARGI   f   Basque
Derived from Basque goiz "morning" and argi "light".
GUINEVERE   f   Arthurian Romance
From the Norman French form of the Welsh name Gwenhwyfar, composed of the elements gwen meaning "fair, white" and hwyfar meaning "smooth"... [more]
GWEN   f   Welsh, English
From Welsh gwen, the feminine form of gwyn meaning "white, fair, blessed"... [more]
GWENAËL   m   French, Breton
Means "blessed and generous" from Breton gwenn "white, fair, blessed" and hael "generous"... [more]
GWENDA   f   Welsh, English
Derived from the Welsh elements gwen "white, fair, blessed" and da "good"... [more]
GWENDOLEN   f   Welsh
Means "white ring", derived from the Welsh elements gwen "white, fair, blessed" and dolen "ring"... [more]
GWENFREWI   f   Welsh
Derived from the Welsh elements gwen "white, fair, blessed" and frewi "reconciliation, peace"... [more]
GWENLLIAN   f   Welsh
Derived from the Welsh elements gwen "white, fair, blessed" and llian "flaxen"... [more]
GWENNEG   m   Breton
Derived from Breton gwenn "white, fair, blessed" combined with a diminutive suffix... [more]
GWYN   m   Welsh
Means "white, fair, blessed" in Welsh.
GWYNEIRA   f   Welsh
Means "white snow" from the Welsh element gwyn "white, fair, blessed" combined with eira "snow".
GWYNETH   f   Welsh, English (Modern)
Possibly a variant of GWYNEDD or a form of Welsh gwyn meaning "white, fair, blessed"... [more]
GWYNFOR   m   Welsh
Derived from the Welsh element gwyn "white, fair, blessed" combined with mawr "great, large".
HAUKEA   f   Hawaiian
Means "white snow" from Hawaiian hau "snow" and kea "white".
HEDDWYN   m   Welsh
Derived from the Welsh elements hedd "peace" and gwyn "white, fair, blessed".
HEIDRUN   f   Norse Mythology
Derived from Old Norse heiðr meaning "bright, clear" and rún meaning "secret"... [more]
HERBERT   m   English, German, French, Slovene, Polish
Derived from the Germanic elements hari "army" and beraht "bright"... [more]
HIDEAKI   m   Japanese
From Japanese 英 (hide) "excellent" and 明 (aki) "bright".
HIKARI   f   Japanese
Means "light" in Japanese... [more]
HIKARU   m & f   Japanese
From Japanese "light" or "radiance".
HILDEBERT   m   German
Means "bright battle" from the Germanic elements hild "battle" and beraht "bright".
HUANG   m   Chinese
Means "bright" in Chinese.
HUBERT   m   English, German, Dutch, French, Polish, Ancient Germanic
Means "bright heart", derived from the Germanic elements hug "heart, mind" and beraht "bright"... [more]
HUI   f & m   Chinese
From Chinese "intelligent, wise" or "brightness".
HUMBERT   m   German, French, English (Rare), Ancient Germanic
Means "bright warrior", derived from the Germanic elements hun "warrior, bear cub" and beraht "bright"... [more]
HWAN   m   Korean
Means "shining, bright" from Sino-Korean .
İLKNUR   f   Turkish
Means "first light" in Turkish.
INDU   f   Indian
Means "bright drop" in Sanskrit. This is a name for the moon.
JAMSHID   m   Persian, Persian Mythology
Modern Persian form of Avestan Yima Kshaeta, which meant "shining JAM"... [more]
JIN (1)   m & f   Chinese
From Chinese "gold, metal, money", "embroidered, bright" or "ferry".
JYOTI   f & m   Indian
Derived from Sanskrit ज्योतिः (jyotis) meaning "light".
KASHI   f   Indian
From the name of a holy city in India, famous for its many temples dedicated to the Hindu god Shiva... [more]
KENYA (2)   f   English, African American
From the name of the African country... [more]
KEREN   f   Hebrew
Means "horn" or "ray of light" in Hebrew.
KHURSHID   m & f   Persian, Pakistani, Urdu, Persian Mythology
Modern Persian form of Avestan Hvare Khshaeta meaning "shining sun"... [more]
KOHINOOR   f   Various
From Koh-i-noor, the name of a famous gemstone, meaning "mountain of light" in Persian.
KONANI   m & f   Hawaiian
Means "bright" in Hawaiian.
KOUKI   m   Japanese
From Japanese 光 (kou) "light" or 幸 (kou) "happiness" combined with 希 (ki) "hope" or 輝 (ki) "radiance, shine".
KREŠIMIR   m   Croatian
From the Slavic elements kresu "spark, light, rouse" and miru "peace, world"... [more]
KUNIBERT   m   German, Ancient Germanic
Derived from the Germanic elements kuni "clan, family" and beraht "bright".
LABAN   m   Biblical
Derived from Hebrew לָבָן (lavan) meaning "white"... [more]
LAMBERT   m   German, Dutch, French, English, Ancient Germanic
Derived from the Germanic elements land "land" and beraht "bright"... [more]
LAMIA (1)   f   Arabic
Means "shining, radiant" in Arabic.
LEOCADIA   f   Spanish, Late Roman
Late Latin name perhaps derived from Greek λευκος (leukos) meaning "bright, clear, white"... [more]
LESEDI   f   Southern African, Tswana
Means "light" in Tswana.
LIOR   m & f   Hebrew
Means "light for me" in Hebrew.
LIVNA   f   Hebrew
Means "white" in Hebrew.
LUBBERT   m   Frisian
Derived from the Germanic elements leud "people" and beraht "bright".
LUCASTA   f   Literature
This name was first used by the poet Richard Lovelace for a collection of poems called 'Lucasta' (1649)... [more]
LUCE   f   Italian, French
Italian and French variant of LUCIA... [more]
LUCIFER   m   Judeo-Christian Legend
Means "bringing light", derived from Latin lux "light" and ferre "to bring"... [more]
LUCINA   f   Roman Mythology
Derived from Latin lucus meaning "grove", but later associated with lux "light"... [more]
LUCIUS   m   Ancient Roman, Biblical, English
Roman praenomen, or given name, which was derived from Latin lux "light"... [more]
LUGUS   m   Celtic Mythology
Probably from early Celtic meaning "light", ultimately from the Indo-European root *leuk "light, brightness"... [more]
LUMINIȚA   f   Romanian
Means "little light", derived from Romanian lumina "light" combined with a diminutive suffix.
LUX   f & m   Various
Derived from Latin lux meaning "light".
LUZ   f   Spanish
Means "light" in Spanish... [more]
MAIRWEN   f   Welsh
Combination of MAIR and Welsh gwen meaning "white, fair, blessed".
MAOR   m   Hebrew
Means "light" in Hebrew.
MEALLÁN   m   Irish
Possibly means "lightning" in Irish Gaelic.
MEINWEN   f   Welsh
Means "slender and white" from Welsh main "slender" and gwen "white, fair, blessed".
MEIR   m   Hebrew
Means "giving light" in Hebrew.
MING   m & f   Chinese
From Chinese "shining, bright, clear" or "engrave".
MINH   m   Vietnamese
Means "bright, intelligent" in Vietnamese.
MITSUKO   f   Japanese
From Japanese 光 (mitsu) "light" and 子 (ko) "child".
MUIRENN   f   Irish, Irish Mythology
Either derived from Gaelic muir "sea" and fionn "fair, white", or else a variant of MUIRNE.
MUIRGEL   f   Irish
Means "bright sea", derived from Gaelic muir "sea" and geal "bright".
MUNIR   m   Arabic
Means "bright, shining" in Arabic.
MYEONG   m & f   Korean
Means "bright, clear" from Sino-Korean .
NARANGEREL   f   Mongolian
Means "sun light" in Mongolian.
NATELA   f   Georgian
Derived from Georgian ნათელი (nateli) meaning "light, bright".
NIAMH   f   Irish, Irish Mythology
Means "bright" in Irish... [more]
NOGAH   m & f   Biblical, Hebrew, Biblical Hebrew
Means "brightness" in Hebrew... [more]
NORBERT   m   German, English, Dutch, French, Hungarian, Polish, Ancient Germanic
Derived from the Germanic elements nord "north" and beraht "bright"... [more]
NUR   f & m   Arabic, Turkish, Pakistani, Urdu, Uyghur
Means "light" in Arabic... [more]
NURASYL   m   Kazakh
Means "noble light" in Kazakh.
NURAY   f   Turkish
Means "bright moon" in Turkish.
NURISLAM   m   Kazakh
From Kazakh nur meaning "light" (of Arabic origin) combined with Islam, the name of the religion (ultimately from Arabic إسلام).
NURU   f   Eastern African, Swahili
Means "light" in Swahili, ultimately from Arabic نور (nur).
NURULLAH   m   Arabic, Turkish
Means "light of ALLAH", from Arabic نور (nur) meaning "light" combined with الله (Allah).
NURZHAN   m   Kazakh
Means "light soul" in Kazakh.
OLWEN   f   Welsh
Means "white footprint" from Welsh ol "footprint, track" and gwen "white, fair, blessed"... [more]
OR   m & f   Hebrew
Means "light" in Hebrew.
OREL   m   Hebrew
Means "light of God" in Hebrew.
ORI   m & f   Hebrew
Means "my light" in Hebrew.
ORIT   f   Hebrew
Means "light" in Hebrew.
ORLI   f   Hebrew
Means "light for me" in Hebrew.
OSBERT   m   English (Rare)
Derived from the Old English elements os "god" and beorht "bright"... [more]
OYIBO   m & f   Western African, Urhobo
Means "white" in Urhobo.
PHAEDRA   f   Greek Mythology (Latinized)
From the Greek Φαιδρα (Phaidra), derived from φαιδρος (phaidros) meaning "bright"... [more]
PHAEDRUS   m   Ancient Greek (Latinized)
Latinized form of the Greek name Φαιδρος (Phaidros), which meant "bright"... [more]
PHAENNA   f   Greek Mythology
Derived from Greek φαεινος (phaeinos) "shining"... [more]
PHOEBE   f   English, Greek Mythology (Latinized), Biblical, Biblical Latin
Latinized form of the Greek name Φοιβη (Phoibe), which meant "bright, pure" from Greek φοιβος (phoibos)... [more]
PHOEBUS   m   Greek Mythology (Latinized)
Latinized form of the Greek name Φοιβος (Phoibos), which meant "bright, pure"... [more]
PHOTINE   f   Ancient Greek
Derived from Greek φως (phos) meaning "light"... [more]
PHOTIOS   m   Greek, Ancient Greek
Derived from Greek φως (phos) meaning "light".
PRABHAKARA   m   Indian
Means "light maker", derived from Sanskrit प्रभा (prabha) "light" and कर (kara) "maker"... [more]
PRABHAT   m   Indian
Means "shining forth, morning" in Sanskrit.
PRADIP   m   Indian
Derived from Sanskrit प्रदीप (pradipa) meaning "light, lantern".
PRAKASH   m   Indian
Derived from Sanskrit प्रकाश (prakasha) meaning "light".
PRASAD   m   Indian
Means "brightness, clearness" in Sanskrit.
PRASANNA   m   Indian
Means "clear, bright, tranquil" in Sanskrit.
PRATIBHA   f   Indian
Means "light, splendour, intelligence" in Sanskrit.
RAGNHEIÐR   f   Ancient Scandinavian
Old Norse name meaning "bright advice", derived from the elements regin "advice, counsel" and heiðr "brightness".
RAMBERT   m   Ancient Germanic
Derived from the Germanic elements hramn "raven" and beraht "bright".
RAY   m   English
Short form of RAYMOND, often used as an independent name... [more]
RHONWEN   f   Welsh
Means either "fair spear" or "fair hair" in Welsh... [more]
RIM   f   Arabic
Means "white antelope" in Arabic.
ROBERT   m   English, French, Swedish, Norwegian, Danish, German, Dutch, Czech, Slovak, Polish, Russian, Slovene, Croatian, Romanian, Ancient Germanic
From the Germanic name Hrodebert meaning "bright fame", derived from the Germanic elements hrod "fame" and beraht "bright"... [more]
ROSALBA   f   Italian
Italian name meaning "white rose", derived from Latin rosa "rose" and alba "white"... [more]
ROSHAN   m & f   Persian, Indian
Means "light, bright" in Persian.
ROSHANARA   f   Persian, Indian
Possibly means "light of the assembly" in Persian... [more]
ROXANA   f   English, Spanish, Romanian, Ancient Greek (Latinized)
Latin form of Ρωξανη (Roxane), the Greek form of the Persian or Bactrian name روشنک (Roshanak) which meant "bright" or "dawn"... [more]
SACNITE   f   Native American, Mayan
Means "white flower" in Mayan.
SÄDE   f   Finnish
Means "ray of light" in Finnish.
SAVIO   m   Italian
Means "clever, bright" in Italian.
SHERAGA   m   Jewish
Means "light, candle" in Aramaic.
SHERWOOD   m   English
From an English place name (or from a surname which was derived from it) meaning "bright forest"... [more]
SHIDEH   f   Persian
Means "bright" in Persian.
SHIRLEY   f & m   English
From a surname which was originally derived from a place name meaning "bright clearing" in Old English... [more]
SHRI   f   Indian, Hinduism
Means "diffusing light, radiance, beauty" in Sanskrit... [more]
SHWETA   f   Indian
Means "white" in Sanskrit.
SIEGBERT   m   German
Derived from the Germanic elements sigu "victory" and beraht "bright"... [more]
SIGEBERHT   m   Anglo-Saxon
Means "bright victory", derived from Old English sige "victory" and beorht "bright"... [more]
SOHRAB   m   Persian, Persian Mythology
Possibly means either "illustrious, shining" or "red water" in Persian... [more]
SVAROG   m   Slavic Mythology
Derived from Slavic svar "bright, clear"... [more]
SVETLANA   f   Russian, Slovak, Bulgarian, Serbian, Macedonian
Derived from Slavic svet meaning "light, world"... [more]
TALIESIN   m   Welsh, Arthurian Romance
Means "shining brow", derived from Welsh tal "brow" and iesin "shining"... [more]
TAWNY   f   English (Modern)
From the English word, ultimately deriving from Old French tané, which means "light brown".
TIFAWT   f   Northern African, Berber
Means "light" in Tamazight.
TINATIN   f   Georgian, Literature
Possibly related to Georgian სინათლე (sinatle) "light"... [more]
URI   m   Biblical, Biblical Latin, Hebrew
Means "my light" in Hebrew... [more]
URIAH   m   Biblical
From the Hebrew name אוּרִיָה ('Uriyah) which meant "YAHWEH is my light"... [more]
URIEL   m   Biblical, Hebrew
From the Hebrew name אוּרִיאֵל ('Uri'el) which meant "God is my light"... [more]
VASU   m   Indian, Hinduism
Means "bright, excellent" in Sanskrit... [more]
WENDY   f   English
In the case of the character from J. M. Barrie's play 'Peter Pan' (1904), it was created from the nickname fwendy "friend", given to the author by a young friend... [more]
WHITAKER   m   English (Rare)
From a surname which was derived from a place name meaning "white field" in Old English.
WHITNEY   f & m   English
From a surname which was originally derived from a place name meaning "white island" in Old English... [more]
WILBERT   m   Dutch
Means "bright will", derived from the Germanic elements wil "will, desire" and beraht "bright".
WYBERT   m   Medieval English
Medieval form of the Old English name Wigberht, composed of the elements wig "battle" and beorht "bright".
WYN   m   Welsh
Derived from Welsh gwyn meaning "blessed, white, fair".
YILDIRIM   m   Turkish
Means "lightning" in Turkish.
ZAHRA   f   Arabic, Persian
Means "brilliant, bright" in Arabic... [more]
ZERAH   m   Biblical
Means "dawning, shining" in Hebrew... [more]
ZIV   m & f   Hebrew
Means "bright, radiant" in Hebrew... [more]
ZIYA   m   Arabic
Derived from Arabic ضياء (diya) meaning "splendour, light, glow"... [more]
ZIYA AL-DIN   m   Arabic
Means "splendour of religion" from Arabic ضياء (diya) "splendour, light, glow" combined with دين (din) "religion, faith".
ZOHAR   m & f   Hebrew
Means "light, brilliance" in Hebrew.
ZURIÑE   f   Basque
Derived from Basque zuri "white".
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