Browse Names

This is a list of names in which the meaning contains the keywords water or sea or river or lake.
There are 99 names matching your criteria.

ADETOKUNBO   m & f   Western African, Yoruba
Means "the crown came from over the sea" in Yoruba.
AERONWY   f   Welsh
Combination of AERON (1) and the suffix wy meaning "river".
AFON   f & m   Welsh
Means "river" in Welsh. This is a Welsh name of recent origin.
AGAM   f & m   Hebrew
Means "lake" in Hebrew.
ALTON   m   English
From an Old English surname which was derived from a place name meaning "town at the source of the river".
ANAT (1)   f   Near Eastern Mythology
Possibly derived from a Semitic root meaning "water spring"... [more]
ASHERAH   f   Near Eastern Mythology
Perhaps derived from Semitic roots meaning "she who walks in the sea"... [more]
AYSU   f   Turkish
Derived from Turkish ay "moon" and su "water".
BOLÍVAR   m   Spanish (Latin American)
From a surname which was taken from the Basque place name Bolibar, which was derived from bolu "mill" and ibar "riverside"... [more]
CLINTON   m   English
From a surname which was originally from an Old English place name meaning "settlement on the River Glyme"... [more]
CONWAY   m   English
From a surname which was derived from the name of the River Conwy, which possibly means "holy water" in Welsh.
DALIT   f   Hebrew
Means "to draw water" in Hebrew.
DAMLA   f   Turkish
Means "water drop" in Turkish.
DARYA (2)   f   Persian
Means "sea, ocean" in Persian.
DENİZ   f & m   Turkish
Means "sea" in Turkish.
DERYA   f & m   Turkish
Means "sea, ocean" in Turkish, ultimately from Persian.
DOUGLAS   m   Scottish, English
Anglicized form of the Scottish surname Dubhghlas, meaning "dark river" from Gaelic dubh "dark" and glais "water, river"... [more]
EA (1)   m   Near Eastern Mythology
Meaning unknown, perhaps from Sumerian meaning "house of water"... [more]
GLYNDWR   m   Welsh
From a Welsh surname which was originally derived from a place name meaning "valley water"... [more]
GÖKSU   m   Turkish
From Turkish gök "sky" and su "water".
GUADALUPE   f & m   Spanish
From a Spanish title of the Virgin Mary, Nuestra Señora de Guadalupe, meaning "Our Lady of Guadalupe"... [more]
GÜRSEL   m   Turkish
Means "flowing water" in Turkish.
HAI   m & f   Chinese
Means "sea" in Chinese.
HE   f & m   Chinese
From Chinese "river" or "lotus" (which is usually only feminine).
HELLE (2)   f   Greek Mythology
Meaning unknown... [more]
IBAI   m   Basque
Means "river" in Basque.
INDIA   f   English
From the name of the country, which is itself derived from the name of the Indus River... [more]
IRMAK   f   Turkish
Means "river" in Turkish.
IRVING   m   English, Scottish, Jewish
From a Scottish surname which was in turn derived from a Scottish place name meaning "green water"... [more]
JAM   m   Persian Mythology
Persian form of Avestan Yima, possibly meaning either "twin" or "river"... [more]
JIANG   m & f   Chinese
Means "river" in Chinese.
KAI (3)   m & f   Hawaiian
Means "sea" in Hawaiian.
KAIMANA   m & f   Hawaiian
From Hawaiian kai "ocean, sea" and mana "power"... [more]
KAITO   m   Japanese
From Japanese 海 (kai) "sea, ocean" combined with 斗 (to), which refers to the constellation Ursa Major, or 翔 (to) "soar, fly".
KELVIN   m   English
From the name of a Scottish river, perhaps meaning "narrow water"... [more]
KENDALL   m & f   English
From a surname which comes from the name of the city of Kendale in northwest England meaning "valley on the river Kent".
KENTON   m   English
From a surname which was derived from an English place name meaning either "town on the River Kenn" or "royal town" in Old English.
LAKE   m   English (Rare)
From the English word lake, for the inland body of water... [more]
LINCOLN   m   English
From a surname which was originally from the name of a city in England, derived from Brythonic lindo "lake, pool" and Latin colonia "colony"... [more]
LLYR   m   Welsh Mythology
Means "the sea" in Welsh... [more]
LYNN   f & m   English
From an English surname which was derived from Welsh llyn "lake"... [more]
MAAYAN   f & m   Hebrew
Means "spring of water" in Hebrew.
MANAMI   f   Japanese
From Japanese 愛 (mana) "love, affection" combined with 美 (mi) "beautiful" or 海 (mi) "sea, ocean".
MARAĴA   f   Esperanto
Means "made of the sea" in Esperanto.
MARINUS   m   Ancient Roman, Dutch
From the Roman family name Marinus, which derives either from the name MARIUS or from the Latin word marinus "of the sea".
MARIS   f   English (Rare)
Means "of the sea", taken from the Latin title of the Virgin Mary, Stella Maris, meaning "star of the sea".
MARISOL   f   Spanish
Combination of MARÍA and SOL (1) or SOLEDAD... [more]
MARISTELA   f   Spanish, Portuguese
From the title of the Virgin Mary, Stella Maris, meaning "star of the sea" in Latin... [more]
MARLOWE   m   English (Rare)
From a surname which was derived from a place name meaning "remnants of a lake" in Old English.
MARY   f   English, Biblical
Usual English form of Maria, which was the Latin form of the New Testament Greek names Μαριαμ (Mariam) and Μαρια (Maria) - the spellings are interchangeable - which were from the Hebrew name מִרְיָם (Miryam)... [more]
MAYA (3)   f   Hebrew
Derived from Hebrew מַיִם (mayim) "water".
MAYIM   f   ?
Means "water" in Hebrew. This is the name of a Jewish folk dance.
MEHRAB   m   Persian, Literature
From مهر (Mehr), the Persian word for MITHRA, combined with Persian آب (ab) "water"... [more]
MELTEM   f   Turkish
Means "sea wind" in Turkish.
MERAUD   f   Cornish
Meaning unknown, perhaps based on Cornish mor "sea".
MEREDITH   m & f   Welsh, English
From the Welsh name Maredudd or Meredydd, possibly meaning "great lord" or "sea lord"... [more]
MERI (1)   f   Finnish
Means "the sea" in Finnish.
MERLIN   m   Arthurian Romance, English
Form of the Welsh name Myrddin (meaning "sea fortress") used by Geoffrey of Monmouth in his 12th-century Arthurian tales... [more]
MERTON   m   English
From a surname which was derived from a place name meaning "town on a lake" in Old English.
MIRA (1)   f   Indian
Means "sea, ocean" in Sanskrit... [more]
MOANA   f & m   Maori, Hawaiian
Means "ocean, wide expanse of water, deep sea" in Maori and Hawaiian.
MORGAN (1)   m & f   Welsh, English, French
From the Old Welsh masculine name Morcant, which was possibly derived from Welsh mor "sea" and cant "circle"... [more]
MORTIMER   m   English
From an English surname which was derived from a place name meaning "still water" in Old French.
MUIR   m   Scottish
From a surname which was originally taken from a Scottish place name meaning "moor, fen"... [more]
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".
MUIRGEN   f   Irish, Irish Mythology
Means "born of the sea" in Gaelic... [more]
MURCHADH   m   Irish, Scottish
Derived from Gaelic muir "sea" and cadh "warrior".
NAIA   f   Basque
Means "wave, sea foam" in Basque.
NANAMI   f   Japanese
From Japanese 七 (nana) "seven" and 海 (mi) "sea"... [more]
NEHİR   f   Turkish
Means "river" in Turkish.
NEITH   f   Egyptian Mythology (Hellenized)
Greek form of Egyptian Nit, possibly meaning "water"... [more]
NEREIDA   f   Spanish
Derived from Greek Νηρειδες (Nereides) meaning "nymphs, sea sprites", ultimately derived from the name of the Greek sea god NEREUS, who supposedly fathered them.
NEREUS   m   Greek Mythology, Ancient Greek, Biblical, Biblical Latin, Biblical Greek
Derived from Greek νηρος (neros) meaning "water"... [more]
NERIDA   f   Indigenous Australian
Possibly means "water lily" in an Australian Aboriginal language.
NERISSA   f   Literature
Created by Shakespeare for a character in his play 'The Merchant of Venice' (1596)... [more]
NILOOFAR   f   Persian
Means "water-lily" in Persian.
PEGASUS   m   Greek Mythology (Latinized)
From the Greek Πηγασος (Pegasos), possibly either from πηγος (pegos) "strong" or πηγαιος (pegaios) "from a water spring"... [more]
PELAGIUS   m   Ancient Greek (Latinized)
Latinized form of the Greek name Πελαγιος (Pelagios), which was derived from πελαγος (pelagos) "the sea"... [more]
PONTIUS   m   Ancient Roman, Biblical Latin, Biblical
Roman family name... [more]
RAYYAN   m   Arabic
Means "watered, luxuriant" in Arabic... [more]
RIO (1)   m   Various
Means "river" in Spanish or Portuguese... [more]
RIVER   m   English (Modern)
From the English word that denotes a flowing body of water... [more]
ROSEMARY   f   English
Combination of ROSE and MARY... [more]
SÆWINE   m   Anglo-Saxon
Derived from the Old English elements "sea" and wine "friend".
SARASWATI   f   Indian, Hinduism
Means "possessing water" from Sanskrit सरस (saras) "fluid, water, lake" and वती (vati) "possessing"... [more]
SEVAN   f & m   Armenian
From the name of the largest lake in Armenia, which may be from the Urartian word suinia simply meaning "lake".
SHUI   m & f   Chinese
Means "water" in Chinese.
SOHRAB   m   Persian, Persian Mythology
Possibly means either "illustrious, shining" or "red water" in Persian... [more]
SU (1)   f   Turkish
Means "water" in Turkish.
TAKUMI   m   Japanese
From Japanese "artisan" or "skilled"... [more]
TALLULAH   f   English (Rare)
Popularly claimed to mean "leaping waters" in the Choctaw language, it may actually mean "town" in the Creek language... [more]
TENGIZ   m   Georgian
Derived from Turkic tengiz meaning "sea, ocean".
TIAMAT   f   Near Eastern Mythology
Means "sea" in Akkadian... [more]
TIRTA   m   Indonesian
Means "holy water" in Indonesian, ultimately from Sanskrit.
VÄINÄMÖINEN   m   Finnish Mythology
Derived from Finnish väinä "wide and slow-flowing river"... [more]
WILTON   m   English
From a surname which was derived from a place name meaning "town on the River Wylye" in Old English... [more]
WINDSOR   m   English (Rare)
From an English surname which was from a place name meaning "riverbank with a windlass" in Old English (a windlass is a lifting apparatus)... [more]
YAM   m   Near Eastern Mythology
Means "sea" in Ugaritic... [more]
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