Names with Relationship "from different language"

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MARTENmDutch
Dutch form of Martinus (see MARTIN).
MARTHAfEnglish, Swedish, Norwegian, Danish, Dutch, German, Greek, Biblical, Old Church Slavic, Biblical Latin, Biblical Greek
From Aramaic מַרְתָּא (marta') meaning "the lady, the mistress", feminine form of מַר (mar) meaning "master". In the New Testament this is the name of the sister of Lazarus and Mary of Bethany (who is sometimes identified with Mary Magdalene). She was a witness to Jesus restoring her dead brother to life.... [more]
MARTHEfFrench, Norwegian
French and Norwegian form of MARTHA.
MARTÍmCatalan
Catalan form of MARTIN.
MARTIJNmDutch
Dutch form of MARTIN.
MARTIMmPortuguese
Portuguese form of Martinus (see MARTIN).
MARTÍNmSpanish
Spanish form of Martinus (see MARTIN).
MARTÎNmNorman
Norman form of Martinus (see MARTIN).
MARTINmEnglish, French, German, Swedish, Norwegian, Danish, Russian, Romanian, Czech, Slovak, Slovene, Croatian, Hungarian, Bulgarian, Macedonian, Finnish
From the Roman name Martinus, which was derived from Martis, the genitive case of the name of the Roman god MARS. Saint Martin of Tours was a 4th-century bishop who is the patron saint of France. According to legend, he came across a cold beggar in the middle of winter so he ripped his cloak in two and gave half of it to the beggar. He was a favourite saint during the Middle Ages, and his name has become common throughout the Christian world.... [more]
MARTINAfGerman, Italian, Spanish, Catalan, Czech, Slovak, Croatian, Slovene, Hungarian, English, Swedish, Dutch, Ancient Roman
Feminine form of Martinus (see MARTIN). Saint Martina was a 3rd-century martyr who is one of the patron saints of Rome.
MARTINEfFrench, Dutch, Norwegian
French, Dutch and Norwegian feminine form of Martinus (see MARTIN).
MARTINHOmPortuguese
Portuguese form of Martinus (see MARTIN).
MARTINOmItalian
Italian form of Martinus (see MARTIN).
MĀRTIŅŠmLatvian
Latvian form of Martinus (see MARTIN).
MARTINUSmAncient Roman, Dutch
Original Latin form of MARTIN. This is also the official Dutch form of the name, used on birth certificates but commonly rendered Maarten or Marten in daily life.
MÁRTONmHungarian
Hungarian form of Martinus (see MARTIN).
MARTTAfFinnish
Finnish form of MARTHA.
MARTTImFinnish
Finnish form of MARTIN.
MARTYNmWelsh, Ukrainian
Welsh and Ukrainian form of MARTIN.
MARTYNAfPolish
Polish feminine form of Martinus (see MARTIN).
MARTYNASmLithuanian
Lithuanian form of Martinus (see MARTIN).
MARTZELmBasque
Basque form of MARCELLUS.
MARUFmArabic, Bengali
Means "favour, kindness" in Arabic.
MARVINmEnglish, German
Probably from an English surname which was derived from the given name MERVYN. A famous bearer was the American musician Marvin Gaye (1939-1984).
MARWINmGerman
German variant of MARVIN.
MARYfEnglish, Biblical
Usual English form of Maria, the Latin form of the New Testament Greek names Μαριαμ (Mariam) and Μαρια (Maria) - the spellings are interchangeable - which were from Hebrew מִרְיָם (Miryam), a name borne by the sister of Moses in the Old Testament. The meaning is not known for certain, but there are several theories including "sea of bitterness", "rebelliousness", and "wished for child". However it was most likely originally an Egyptian name, perhaps derived in part from mry "beloved" or mr "love".... [more]
MARYAfRussian
Russian variant form of MARIA.
MARYAMfArabic, Persian
Arabic and Persian form of Miryam (see MARY). In Iran it is also the name of a flower, the tuberose, which is named after the Virgin Mary.
MARYANAfRussian
Russian variant of MARIANNA.
MARYIAfBelarusian
Belarusian form of MARIA.
MARZELLmGerman (Rare)
German variant of MARCELLUS.
MARZIAfItalian
Italian form of MARCIA.
MARZIOmItalian
Italian form of MARCIUS.
MÁŠAfCzech
Czech form of MASHA.
MAŠAfSlovene, Croatian
Slovene and Croatian form of MASHA.
MASSIMOmItalian
Italian form of MAXIMUS.
MAS'UDmArabic, Persian
Means "lucky" in Arabic.
MASUDmBengali
Bengali form of MAS'UD.
MATASmLithuanian
Lithuanian form of MATTHEW.
MÁTÉmHungarian
Hungarian form of MATTHEW.
MATE (1)mGeorgian
Georgian form of MATTHEW.
MATEImRomanian
Romanian form of MATTHEW.
MATĚJmCzech
Czech form of MATTHIAS, used to refer to the apostle chosen to replace Judas Iscariot.
MATEJmSlovak, Slovene, Croatian, Macedonian
Slovak form of MATTHIAS, used to refer to the apostle chosen to replace Judas Iscariot. Also the Slovene, Croatian and Macedonian form of MATTHEW, used to refer to the evangelist and apostle also known as Levi.
MATEJA (2)mSerbian
Serbian variant of MATIJA.
MATÉOmFrench
French form of MATEO or MATTEO.
MATEOmSpanish, Croatian
Spanish form of MATTHEW. This form is also sometimes used in Croatia, from the Italian form MATTEO.
MATEUmCatalan
Catalan form of MATTHEW.
MATEUSmPortuguese
Portuguese form of MATTHEW.
MATEUSZmPolish
Polish form of MATTHEW.
MATEVŽmSlovene
Slovene variant of MATTHEW.
MATEYmBulgarian
Bulgarian form of MATTHEW.
MATFEYmRussian
Older Russian form of MATTHEW.
MATHÉOmFrench
French form of MATEO or MATTEO.
MATHIEUmFrench
French variant form of MATTHEW.
MATHISmGerman, French
German and French form of MATTHIAS.
MATHYSmFrench
French variant of MATTHIAS.
MATIAmBasque
Basque form of MATTHEW.
MATÍASmSpanish
Spanish form of MATTHIAS.
MATIASmFinnish, Portuguese
Finnish and Portuguese form of MATTHIAS.
MATIJAm & fSlovene, Croatian, Serbian
Slovene, Croatian and Serbian form of MATTHIAS, used to refer to the apostle chosen to replace Judas Iscariot. It is occasionally used as a feminine name.
MATILDfHungarian
Hungarian form of MATILDA.
MATILDAfEnglish, Swedish, Finnish
From the Germanic name Mahthildis meaning "strength in battle", from the elements maht "might, strength" and hild "battle". Saint Matilda was the wife of the 10th-century German king Henry I the Fowler. The name was common in many branches of European royalty in the Middle Ages. It was brought to England by the Normans, being borne by the wife of William the Conqueror himself. Another notable royal by this name was a 12th-century daughter of Henry I of England, known as the Empress Matilda because of her first marriage to the Holy Roman emperor Henry V. She later invaded England, laying the foundations for the reign of her son Henry II.... [more]
MATILDEfSpanish, Portuguese, Italian
Spanish, Portuguese and Italian form of MATILDA.
MATJAŽmSlovene
Slovene variant of MATTHIAS.
MATLEENAfFinnish
Finnish form of MAGDALENE.
MATOUŠmCzech
Czech form of MATTHEW, used to refer to the evangelist and apostle also known as Levi.
MATRONAfRussian, Late Roman
Means "lady" in Late Latin. This was the name of three early saints.
MATTANmBiblical, Biblical Hebrew
Means "gift" in Hebrew. This was the name of the father of Shephatiah in the Old Testament.
MATTANIAHmBiblical
Means "gift of YAHWEH" in Hebrew. This was the original name of Zedekiah, a king of Judah, in the Old Testament.
MATTEOmItalian
Italian form of MATTHEW.
MATTEUSmSwedish, Norwegian
Swedish and Norwegian form of MATTHEW, used to refer to the evangelist and apostle also known as Levi.
MATTHAIOSmGreek, Biblical Greek
Greek form of Mattityahu (see MATTHEW).
MATTHANmBiblical, Biblical Latin, Biblical Greek
Form of MATTAN used in the Greek and Latin Old Testament. This form of the name is also used in English versions of the New Testament, being borne by the great-grandfather of Jesus.
MATTHÄUSmGerman
German form of MATTHEW, used to refer to the evangelist and apostle also known as Levi.
MATTHEImOld Church Slavic
Old Slavic form of MATTHEW.
MATTHEWmEnglish, Biblical
English form of Ματθαιος (Matthaios), which was a Greek form of the Hebrew name מַתִּתְיָהוּ (Mattityahu) meaning "gift of YAHWEH", from the roots מַתָּן (mattan) meaning "gift" and יָה (yah) referring to the Hebrew God. Matthew, also called Levi, was one of the twelve apostles. He was a tax collector, and supposedly the author of the first gospel in the New Testament. He is considered a saint in many Christian traditions. The variant Matthias also occurs in the New Testament belonging to a separate apostle. The name appears in the Old Testament as Mattithiah.... [more]
MATTHIASmGerman, Swedish, Norwegian, Danish, French, Dutch, Biblical, Biblical Latin, Biblical Greek
Variant of Matthaios (see MATTHEW) which appears in the New Testament as the name of the apostle chosen to replace the traitor Judas Iscariot. This was also the name of kings of Hungary, including Matthias I who made important reforms to the kingdom in the 15th century.
MATTHIJSmDutch
Dutch form of MATTHIAS.
MATTImFinnish
Finnish form of MATTHEW.
MATTIAmItalian
Italian form of MATTHIAS.
MATTINmBasque
Basque form of Martinus (see MARTIN).
MATTITHIAHmBiblical
Form of Mattityahu (see MATTHEW) used in the English Old Testament, where it belongs to a few minor characters.
MATÚŠmSlovak
Slovak form of MATTHEW, used to refer to the evangelist and apostle also known as Levi.
MATVEYmRussian
Russian form of MATTHEW.
MÁTYÁSmHungarian
Hungarian form of MATTHIAS. This was the name of two Hungarian kings.
MATYÁŠmCzech
Czech form of MATTHIAS (via Hungarian Mátyás).
MATYLDAfCzech, Polish
Czech and Polish form of MATILDA.
MAUDfEnglish, French, Dutch
Usual medieval form of MATILDA. Though it became rare after the 14th century, it was revived and once more grew popular in the 19th century, perhaps due to Alfred Lord Tennyson's poem 'Maud' (1855).
MAUIm & fHawaiian, Polynesian Mythology
Meaning unknown. In Hawaiian mythology Māui was a trickster who created the Hawaiian Islands by having his brothers fish them out of the sea. He was also responsible for binding the sun and slowing its movement.
MAUNOmFinnish
Finnish form of MAGNUS.
MAUNUmFinnish
Variant of MAUNO.
MAURA (2)fIrish, Scottish, English
Anglicized form of MÁIRE. It has also been associated with Gaelic mór meaning "great". This was the name of an obscure 5th-century Irish or Scottish martyr.
MAUREENfIrish, English
Anglicized form of MÁIRÍN.
MAURImFinnish
Finnish form of MAURICE.
MAURICEmEnglish, French
From the Roman name Mauritius, a derivative of MAURUS. Saint Maurice was a 3rd-century Roman soldier from Egypt. He and the other Christians in his legion were supposedly massacred on the orders of Emperor Maximian for refusing to worship Roman gods. Thus, he is the patron saint of infantry soldiers.... [more]
MAURÍCIOmPortuguese
Portuguese form of Mauritius (see MAURICE).
MAURICIOmSpanish
Spanish form of Mauritius (see MAURICE).
MAURITSmDutch
Dutch form of MAURICE.
MAURIZIOmItalian
Italian form of Mauritius (see MAURICE).
MAURYCYmPolish
Polish form of MAURICE.
MAXENCEmFrench
French form of the Roman name Maxentius, a derivative of Latin maximus "greatest". This was the agnomen of an early 4th-century Roman emperor, a rival of Constantine. It was also borne by a 6th-century saint from Agde in France.
MÁXIMAfSpanish
Spanish feminine form of MAXIMUS.
MAXIMEmFrench
French form of MAXIMUS.
MAXIMIANOmSpanish, Portuguese
Spanish and Portuguese form of MAXIMIANUS.
MAXIMILIAANmDutch
Dutch form of Maximilianus (see MAXIMILIAN).
MAXIMILIÁNmSlovak
Slovak form of Maximilianus (see MAXIMILIAN).
MAXIMILIANmGerman, English, Swedish, Norwegian, Danish
From the Roman name Maximilianus, which was derived from MAXIMUS. It was borne by a 3rd-century saint and martyr. In the 15th century the Holy Roman emperor Frederick III gave this name to his son and eventual heir. In this case it was a blend of the names of the Roman generals Fabius Maximus and Cornelius Scipio Aemilianus (see EMILIANO), who Frederick admired. It was subsequently borne by a second Holy Roman emperor, two kings of Bavaria, and a short-lived Habsburg emperor of Mexico.
MAXIMILIANEfGerman
German feminine form of MAXIMILIAN.
MAXIMILIANOmSpanish, Portuguese
Spanish and Portuguese form of Maximilianus (see MAXIMILIAN).
MAXIMILIENmFrench
French form of Maximilianus (see MAXIMILIAN).
MAXIMILIENNEfFrench (Rare)
French feminine form of MAXIMILIAN.
MAXIMINOmSpanish, Portuguese
Spanish and Portuguese form of MAXIMINUS.
MÁXIMOmSpanish
Spanish form of MAXIMUS.
MAXMILIÁNmCzech
Czech form of Maximilianus (see MAXIMILIAN).
MAYA (1)fHinduism, Indian, Hindi, Marathi
Means "illusion" in Sanskrit. In Buddhist tradition this is the name of the mother of Siddhartha Gautama (the Buddha). This is also another name of the Hindu goddess Durga.
MAYA (2)fEnglish
Variant of MAIA (1). This name can also be given in reference to the Maya peoples, a Native American culture who built a great civilization in southern Mexico and Latin America.
MECHTELDfDutch
Dutch form of MATILDA.
MECHTHILDfGerman
German variant of MATHILDE.
MECHTILDEfGerman (Rare)
German variant of MATHILDE.
MECİTmTurkish
Turkish form of MAJID.
MEDEAfGreek Mythology (Latinized), Georgian
From Greek Μηδεια (Medeia), possibly derived from μηδομαι (medomai) "to think, to plan". In Greek mythology Medea was a sorceress from Colchis (modern Georgia) who helped Jason gain the Golden Fleece. They were married, but eventually Jason left her for another woman. For revenge Medea slew Jason's new lover and also had her own children by Jason killed.
MEGANfWelsh, English
Welsh diminutive of MARGARET. In the English-speaking world outside of Wales it has only been regularly used since the middle of the 20th century.
MEHDImPersian
Persian form of MAHDI.
MEHETABELfBiblical
From the Hebrew name םְהֵיטַבְאֵל (Meheitav'el) meaning "God makes happy". This name is mentioned briefly in the Old Testament.
MEHMEDmOttoman Turkish, Bosnian
Older form of MEHMET, as well as the Bosnian form. This was the name of six sultans of the Ottoman Empire, including Mehmed II the conqueror of Constantinople.
MEHMUDmUrdu
Urdu form of MAHMUD.
MEHMUTmUyghur
Uyghur form of MAHMUD.
MEHRABmPersian, Literature
From مهر (Mehr), the Persian word for MITHRA, combined with Persian آب (ab) "water". This is the name of a character in the 11th-century Persian epic the 'Shahnameh'.
MEHTAPfTurkish
Turkish form of MAHTAB.
MEHVEŞfTurkish
Turkish form of MAHVASH.
MEICALmWelsh
Welsh form of MICHAEL.
MEINARDmDutch (Rare)
Dutch variant form of MEGINHARD.
MEINDERTmDutch
Dutch form of MEGINHARD.
MEINEmFrisian, Dutch, German
Originally a short form of Germanic names beginning with the element magan meaning "strength".
MEINHARDmGerman
German form of MEGINHARD.
MEINRADmGerman, Ancient Germanic
Derived from the Germanic elements magan "mighty, strong" and rad "counsel". Saint Meinrad was a 9th-century hermit who founded the Benedictine abbey at Einsiedeln in Switzerland.
MEINTmDutch
Variant of MEINE.
MEIRIONmWelsh
Welsh form of MARIANUS.
MEIRIONAfWelsh
Feminine form of MEIRION.
MELÁNIAfHungarian, Slovak
Hungarian and Slovak form of MELANIE.
MELANIAfItalian, Spanish, Polish, Late Roman
Italian, Spanish and Polish form of MELANIE.
MÉLANIEfFrench
French form of MELANIE.
MELÁNIEfCzech
Czech form of MELANIE.
MELANIEfEnglish, German, Dutch
From Mélanie, the French form of the Latin name Melania, derived from Greek μελαινα (melaina) meaning "black, dark". This was the name of a Roman saint who gave all her wealth to charity in the 5th century. Her grandmother was also a saint with the same name.... [more]
MELANOfGeorgian
Georgian form of MELANIE.
MELANTHIOSmGreek Mythology, Ancient Greek
Derived from Greek μελας (melas) "black, dark" and ανθος (anthos) "flower". In Homer's epic the 'Odyssey' this is the name of an insolent goatherd killed by Odysseus.
MELCHIORmDutch, Judeo-Christian Legend
Derived from Semitic roots meaning "king city". This was a name traditionally assigned to one of the wise men (also known as the Magi, or three kings) who were said to have visited the newborn Jesus.
MELCHIORREmItalian
Italian form of MELCHIOR.
MELCHOLfBiblical Greek
Biblical Greek form of MICHAL (2).
MELCHORmSpanish
Spanish form of MELCHIOR.
MELEfHawaiian
Means "song" in Hawaiian. This name is also used as a Hawaiian and Samoan form of MARY.
MELECHmBiblical, Hebrew, Biblical Hebrew
Means "king" in Hebrew. In the Old Testament this is the name of a son of Micah (not the prophet).
MELİKmTurkish
Turkish form of MALIK (1).
MELIKAfHawaiian
Hawaiian form of MELISSA.
MELİKEfTurkish
Turkish form of MALIKA.
MÉLINAfFrench
French form of MELINA.
MELINAfEnglish, Greek
Elaboration of Mel, either from names such as MELISSA or from Greek μελι (meli) meaning "honey". A famous bearer was Greek-American actress Melina Mercouri (1920-1994), who was born Maria Amalia Mercouris.
MELINDAfEnglish, Hungarian
Combination of Mel (from names such as MELANIE or MELISSA) with the popular name suffix inda. It was created in the 18th century, and may have been inspired by the similar name Belinda. In Hungary, the name was popularized by the 1819 play 'Bánk Bán' by József Katona.
MÉLINEfFrench
French form of MELINA.
MELİSfTurkish
Turkish form of MELISSA.
MELİSAfTurkish
Turkish form of MELISSA.
MELISAfSpanish, Bosnian
Spanish and Bosnian form of MELISSA.
MÉLISSAfFrench
French form of MELISSA.
MELISSAfEnglish, Dutch, Ancient Greek, Greek Mythology
Means "bee" in Greek. This was the name of a nymph that cared for young Zeus in Greek mythology. It is also the name of the fairy who helps Rogero escape from the witch Alcina in Ludovico Ariosto's poem 'Orlando Furioso' (1516). As an English given name, Melissa has been used since the 18th century.
MELITONmAncient Greek, Georgian
Derived from Greek μελι (meli) meaning "honey" (genitive μελιτος). This was the name of a 2nd-century bishop of Sardis who is regarded as a saint in the Orthodox Church.
MELITTAfAncient Greek, German
Ancient Attic Greek variant of MELISSA.
MELKERmSwedish
Swedish form of MELCHIOR.
MENAHEMmBiblical, Hebrew
From the Hebrew name םְנַחֵם (Menachem) meaning "comforter". This was the name of a king of Israel, appearing in the Old Testament. His reign was noted for its brutality.
MENDELmYiddish
Originally this was probably a Yiddish diminutive of MANNO. It is now used as a diminutive of MENAHEM.
MENSURmBosnian
Bosnian form of MANSUR.
MERAB (1)fBiblical
Means "abundant" in Hebrew. This is the name of a daughter of Saul in the Old Testament.
MERAB (2)mGeorgian
Georgian form of MEHRAB.
MERCÉDESZfHungarian
Hungarian form of MERCEDES.
MERCURIOmItalian
Italian form of MERCURY.
MEREfMaori
Maori form of MARY.
MERERIDfWelsh
Welsh form of MARGARET.
MERI (2)fGeorgian
Georgian form of MARIE.
MERLINmArthurian Romance, English
Form of the Welsh name Myrddin (meaning "sea fortress") used by Geoffrey of Monmouth in his 12th-century Arthurian tales. Writing in Latin, he likely chose the form Merlinus over Merdinus in order to prevent associations with French merde "excrement".... [more]
MEROBfBiblical Latin, Biblical Greek
Form of MERAB (1) used in the Greek and Latin Old Testament.
MERTENmGerman (Rare)
Medieval Low German variant of MARTIN.
MERVEfTurkish
Turkish form of MARWA.
MERVYNmWelsh, English
From the Welsh name Merfyn, which possibly meant "marrow famous". This was the name of a 9th-century Welsh king, Merfyn Frych.
MERYEMfTurkish, Uyghur
Turkish and Uyghur form of Miriam (see MARY).
MESHULLAMmBiblical, Hebrew, Biblical Hebrew
Means either "paid for" or "friend" in Hebrew. This was the name of many characters in the Old Testament.
MESSIAHmTheology, English (Modern)
From the English word meaning "saviour", ultimately from Hebrew מָשִׁיחַ (mashiyach) meaning "anointed". The word appears in the Old Testement referring to a future king of the Jewish people. In the New Testament it is translated as Christ and is used as a title of Jesus.
MESUDmOttoman Turkish
Older Turkish form of MAS'UD. This was the name of several Seljuq sultans of Rûm.
METHUSELAHmBiblical
Means "man of the dart" in Hebrew. In the Old Testament he is the father of Lamech and the grandfather of Noah. He lived to age 969, making him the longest-lived person in the Bible.
METODmSlovene, Slovak
Slovene and Slovak form of METHODIUS.
METODĚJmCzech
Czech form of METHODIUS.
METODIJmMacedonian
Macedonian form of METHODIUS.
METODIJAmMacedonian
Macedonian form of METHODIUS.
MEURIGmWelsh
Welsh form of MAURICE. This was the name of a few early Welsh kings.
MIAfSwedish, Norwegian, Danish, Dutch, German, English
Scandinavian, Dutch and German diminutive of MARIA. It coincides with the Italian word mia meaning "mine".
MICAELAfItalian, Spanish, Catalan, Portuguese
Italian, Spanish, Catalan and Portuguese feminine form of MICHAEL.
MICAHmBiblical, English
Contracted form of MICAIAH. Micah is one of the twelve minor prophets of the Old Testament. He authored the Book of Micah, which alternates between prophesies of doom and prophesies of restoration. It was occasionally used as an English given name by the Puritans after the Protestant Reformation, but it did not become common until the end of the 20th century.
MICAIAHm & fBiblical
Means "who is like YAHWEH?" in Hebrew. This name occurs in the Old Testament belonging to both males and females.
MICHA (1)mBiblical Latin, Biblical Greek, German, Dutch
Form of MICAH used in the Greek and Latin Old Testament. It is also the German and Dutch form.
MICHAËLmDutch, French
Dutch and French form of MICHAEL.
MICHAELmEnglish, German, Swedish, Norwegian, Danish, Dutch, Czech, Biblical, Biblical Latin, Biblical Greek
From the Hebrew name מִיכָאֵל (Mikha'el) meaning "who is like God?". This is a rhetorical question, implying no person is like God. Michael is one of the archangels in Hebrew tradition and the only one identified as an archangel in the Bible. In the Book of Daniel in the Old Testament he is named as a protector of Israel. In the Book of Revelation in the New Testament he is portrayed as the leader of heaven's armies in the war against Satan, and is thus considered the patron saint of soldiers in Christianity.... [more]
MICHAL (1)mCzech, Slovak
Czech and Slovak form of MICHAEL.
MICHAL (2)fBiblical, Hebrew
Possibly means "brook" in Hebrew. In the Old Testament she is a daughter of Saul. She was married to David, but after David fled from Saul he remarried her to someone else. Later, when David became king, he ordered her returned to him.
MICHAŁmPolish
Polish form of MICHAEL.
MÍCHEÁLmIrish
Irish form of MICHAEL.
MÌCHEALmScottish
Scottish form of MICHAEL.
MICHEILmScottish
Scottish Gaelic form of MICHAEL.
MICHELmFrench, German, Dutch
French form of MICHAEL. Michel de Notredame, also known as Nostradamus, was the 16th-century French astrologer who made predictions about future world events. This is also the German diminutive form of MICHAEL.
MICHELE (1)mItalian
Italian form of MICHAEL.
MICHELLEfFrench, English, Dutch
French feminine form of MICHEL. It has been common in the English-speaking world since the middle of the 20th century.
MICHIELmDutch
Dutch form of MICHAEL.
MICHOLfBiblical Latin
Biblical Latin form of MICHAL (2).
MICKAËLmFrench
French variant form of MICHAEL.
MIECZYSŁAWmPolish
Derived from the Slavic element mechi "sword" combined with slava "glory".
MIENfDutch, Limburgish
Dutch and Limburgish short form of WILHELMINA.
MIGUELmSpanish, Portuguese
Spanish and Portuguese form of MICHAEL. A notable bearer of this name was Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra (1547-1616), the Spanish novelist and poet who wrote 'Don Quixote'.
MIHAELmSlovene, Croatian
Slovene and Croatian form of MICHAEL.
MIĤAELOmEsperanto
Original Esperanto form of MICHAEL.
MIHAImRomanian
Romanian form of MICHAEL. Mihai the Brave was a prince of Wallachia who united Romania in the early 17th century.
MIHAILmRomanian, Bulgarian, Macedonian, Greek
Romanian, Bulgarian and Macedonian form of MICHAEL. This is also a variant transcription of the Greek name MICHAIL.
MIHAILOmSerbian
Serbian form of MICHAEL.
MIHAILSmLatvian
Latvian form of MICHAEL.
MIHAJLOmSerbian
Serbian form of MICHAEL.
MIHÁLYmHungarian
Hungarian form of MICHAEL.
MIHKELmEstonian
Estonian form of MICHAEL.
MIHKKALmSami
Northern Sami form of MICHAEL.
MIHOVILmCroatian
Croatian form of MICHAEL.
MIIAfFinnish
Finnish form of MIA.
MIKAELmSwedish, Norwegian, Danish, Finnish
Scandinavian and Finnish form of MICHAEL.
MIKAEREmMaori
Maori form of MICHAEL.
MIKAILmTurkish
Turkish form of MICHAEL.
MIKALAmHawaiian
Hawaiian form of MICHAEL.
MIKELmBasque
Basque form of MICHAEL.
MIĶELISmLatvian
Latvian form of MICHAEL.
MIKELOmEsperanto
Modern Esperanto form of MICHAEL.
MIKHA'ILmArabic
Arabic form of MICHAEL.
MIKHAILmRussian, Bulgarian
Russian form of MICHAEL, and a variant transcription of Bulgarian MIHAIL. This was the name of two Russian tsars. Other notable bearers include the poet Mikhail Lermontov (1814-1841) and the Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev (1931-).
MIKHEILmGeorgian
Georgian form of MICHAEL.
MIKITAmBelarusian
Belarusian form of NIKETAS.
MIKKELmDanish, Norwegian
Danish form of MICHAEL. It can also derive from the Scandinavian root mikill meaning "enormous".
MIKKJALmFaroese
Faroese form of MICHAEL.
MIKLAVŽmSlovene
Slovene form of NICHOLAS.
MIKLÓSmHungarian
Hungarian form of NICHOLAS.
MIKOŁAJmPolish
Polish form of NICHOLAS.
MIKOLÁŠmCzech
Czech form of NICHOLAS.
MIKSAmHungarian
Originally a diminutive of MIKLÓS or MIHÁLY. It is now used independently, or as a Hungarian form of MAXIMILIAN.
MIKULÁŠmSlovak, Czech
Slovak and Czech form of NICHOLAS.
MILAfRussian, Ukrainian, Bulgarian, Czech, Serbian, Croatian, Macedonian
Originally a diminutive of Slavic names containing the element milu "gracious, dear".
MILADAfCzech
Originally a diminutive of Slavic names containing the element milu "gracious, dear". It has become associated with Czech mladý "young".
MILÁNmHungarian
Hungarian form of MILAN.
MILANmCzech, Slovak, Russian, Serbian, Croatian, Slovene, Bulgarian, Macedonian, Dutch, Hungarian
From the Slavic element milu meaning "gracious, dear", originally a short form of names that began with that element. A city in Italy bears this name, though it originates from a different source.
MILDAfLithuanian, Baltic Mythology
Meaning unknown. This was the name of the Lithuanian goddess of love.
MILEmCroatian, Serbian, Macedonian
Originally a diminutive of Slavic names containing the element milu "gracious, dear".
MILÉNAfHungarian
Hungarian form of MILENA.
MILENAfBulgarian, Czech, Serbian, Croatian, Slovene, Macedonian, Polish, Russian, Italian
Feminine form of MILAN. It began to be used in Italy in honour of Milena Vukotić (1847-1923), mother of Helen of Montenegro, the wife of the Italian king Victor Emmanuel III. In Italy it can also be considered a combination of MARIA and ELENA.
MILESmEnglish
From the Germanic name Milo, introduced by the Normans to England in the form Miles. The meaning is not known for certain. It is possibly connected to the Slavic name element milu meaning "gracious". From an early date it was associated with Latin miles "soldier".
MILICAfSerbian, Croatian, Slovene, Macedonian
From the Slavic element milu meaning "gracious". It was originally a diminutive of names that began with that element.
MILIVOJmCroatian, Serbian, Slovene, Medieval Slavic
Derived from the Slavic elements milu "gracious" and voji "soldier".
MILKA (1)fSerbian, Croatian, Slovene, Macedonian, Bulgarian
Diminutive of Slavic names containing the element milu "gracious, dear".
MILKOmBulgarian
Diminutive of Slavic names containing the element milu "gracious, dear".
MILLICENTfEnglish
From the Germanic name Amalasuintha, composed of the elements amal "work, labour" and swinth "strong". Amalasuintha was a 6th-century queen of the Ostrogoths. The Normans introduced this name to England in the form Melisent or Melisende. Melisende was a 12th-century queen of Jerusalem, the daughter of Baldwin II.
MILOmEnglish, Ancient Germanic
Old Germanic form of MILES, as well as the Latinized form. This form of the name was used in official documents during the Middle Ages, and it has been used independently since the 19th century.
MIŁOGOSTmPolish (Rare)
Derived from the Slavic elements milu "gracious, dear" and gosti "guest".
MILOJEmSerbian
From the Slavic element milu meaning "gracious, dear", originally a diminutive of names that began with that element.
MILORADmSerbian, Croatian
Derived from the Slavic elements milu "gracious, dear" and rad "happy, willing".
MILOŠmCzech, Slovak, Serbian, Slovene, Croatian, Macedonian
Originally a diminutive of names beginning with the Slavic element milu "gracious, dear". This was the name of a 14th-century Serbian hero who apparently killed the Ottoman sultan Murad I at the Battle of Kosovo.
MILOSLAVmCzech, Slovak, Medieval Slavic
Derived from the Slavic elements milu "gracious, dear" and slava "glory".
MIŁOSZmPolish
Polish cognate of MILOŠ.
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