Names Categorized "baby animals"

This is a list of names in which the categories include baby animals.
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AGE (2)fEstonian
Estonian form of AGNES.
AGGIEfEnglish
Diminutive of AGNES or AGATHA.
ÁGIfHungarian
Diminutive of ÁGOTA or ÁGNES.
AGNĖfLithuanian
Lithuanian form of AGNES.
ÁGNESfHungarian
Hungarian form of AGNES.
AGNÈSfFrench, Catalan
French and Catalan form of AGNES.
AGNESfEnglish, German, Dutch, Swedish, Norwegian, Danish, Icelandic, Ancient Greek (Latinized)
Latinized form of the Greek name ‘Αγνη (Hagne), derived from Greek ‘αγνος (hagnos) meaning "chaste". Saint Agnes was a virgin martyred during the persecutions of the Roman emperor Diocletian. The name became associated with Latin agnus "lamb", resulting in the saint's frequent depiction with a lamb by her side. Due to her renown, the name became common in Christian Europe, being especially popular in England in the Middle Ages.
AGNESAfSlovak, Albanian
Slovak and Albanian form of AGNES.
AGNESEfItalian, Latvian
Italian and Latvian form of AGNES.
AGNESSAfRussian
Russian form of AGNES.
AGNETAfSwedish
Swedish variant of AGNES.
AGNETEfDanish, Norwegian
Danish and Norwegian variant of AGNES.
AGNETHAfSwedish, Norwegian, Danish
Scandinavian variant of AGNES.
AGNETHEfDanish, Norwegian
Danish and Norwegian variant of AGNES.
AGNEZAfCroatian
Croatian form of AGNES.
AGNIESZKAfPolish
Polish form of AGNES.
AGNIJAfSerbian, Macedonian, Latvian
Serbian, Macedonian and Latvian form of AGNES.
AIGNÉISfIrish
Irish form of AGNES.
ANNICEfEnglish
Variant of ANNIS.
ANNISfEnglish
Medieval English form of AGNES.
AUNEfFinnish
Finnish form of AGNES.
BUĞRAmTurkish
Means "baby camel" in Turkish.
CERENfTurkish
Means "young gazelle" in Turkish.
DAMARISfBiblical, Biblical Greek
Probably means "calf, heifer, girl" from Greek δαμαλις (damalis). In the New Testament this is the name of a woman converted to Christianity by Saint Paul.
DAMHÁNmIrish
Means "fawn" from Gaelic damh "stag, ox" combined with a diminutive suffix.
DAMHNAITfIrish
Means "fawn" from Gaelic damh "stag, ox" combined with a diminutive suffix.
DEVNETfIrish
Anglicized form of DAMHNAIT.
DYMPHNAfIrish
Anglicized form of DAMHNAIT. This was the name of a 7th-century Irish saint who was martyred by her father. She is the patron saint of the mentally ill.
DYMPNAfIrish
Variant of DYMPHNA.
ELAINfWelsh
Means "fawn" in Welsh.
FAWNfEnglish
From the English word fawn for a young deer.
GILESmEnglish
From the Late Latin name Aegidius, which is derived from Greek αιγιδιον (aigidion) meaning "young goat". Saint Giles was an 8th-century miracle worker who came to southern France from Greece. He is regarded as the patron saint of the crippled. In Old French the name Aegidius became Gidie and then Gilles, at which point it was imported to England.
HAGNEfAncient Greek
Greek form of AGNES.
HUMBERTmFrench, German (Rare), English (Rare), Ancient Germanic
Means "bright warrior", derived from the Germanic elements hun "warrior, bear cub" and beraht "bright". The Normans introduced this name to England, though it has always been uncommon there. It was borne by two kings of Italy (called Umberto in Italian), who ruled in the 19th and 20th centuries.
HUMPHREYmEnglish
Means "peaceful warrior" from the Germanic elements hun "warrior, bear cub" and frid "peace". The Normans introduced this name to England, where it replaced the Old English cognate Hunfrith, and it was regularly used through the Middle Ages. A famous bearer was the American actor Humphrey Bogart (1899-1957), who starred in 'The Maltese Falcon' and 'Casablanca'.
IINESfFinnish
Finnish form of AGNES.
INÉSfSpanish
Spanish form of AGNES.
INÈSfFrench
French form of INÉS.
INÊSfPortuguese
Portuguese form of AGNES.
INESfItalian, Slovene, Croatian
Italian, Slovene and Croatian form of INÉS.
INEZfEnglish
English form of INÉS.
JAGIENKAfPolish
Diminutive of AGNIESZKA.
JAGNAfPolish
Diminutive of AGNIESZKA.
JANJAfCroatian, Serbian
Croatian and Serbian form of AGNES. It also may be inspired by Serbo-Croatian janje meaning "lamb".
JOEYm & fEnglish
Diminutive of JOSEPH. It is occasionally used as a feminine diminutive of JOSEPHINE or JOHANNA.
KATIDAfEsperanto
Means "kittenish" in Esperanto.
KFIRmHebrew
Means "lion cub" in Hebrew.
KITm & fEnglish
Diminutive of CHRISTOPHER or KATHERINE. A notable bearer was Kit Carson (1809-1868), an American frontiersman and explorer.
KITTYfEnglish
Diminutive of KATHERINE.
LAOGHAIREmIrish
Modern Irish form of LÓEGAIRE.
LEARYmIrish
Anglicized form of LAOGHAIRE.
LÓEGAIREmIrish Mythology, Ancient Irish
Means "calf herder", derived from Irish loagh "calf". In Irish mythology Lóegaire Búadach was an Ulster warrior. He saved the life of the poet Áed, but died in the process. This was also the name of several Irish high kings.
MARDUKmSemitic Mythology
Probably from Sumerian amar-Utuk meaning "calf of Utu", derived from amar combined with the name of the sun god UTU. This was the name of the chief Babylonian god, presiding over heaven, light, sky, battle, and fertility. After killing the dragon Tiamat, who was an old enemy of the gods, he created the world and sky from the pieces of her body.
NENSIfCroatian
Croatian form of NANCY.
NESfDutch, Limburgish
Dutch and Limburgish short form of AGNES.
NESKEfDutch, Limburgish
Dutch and Limburgish diminutive of AGNES.
NESTfWelsh
Welsh diminutive of AGNES.
NESTAfWelsh
Welsh diminutive of AGNES.
NEŽAfSlovene
Slovene form of AGNES.
OANEZfBreton
Derived from Breton oan "lamb" (ultimately from Latin agnus) and used as a Breton form of AGNES.
OFERmHebrew
Means "fawn" in Hebrew. This makes it a modern variant of the Classical Hebrew name Ophrah.
OFRAm & fHebrew
Hebrew form of OPHRAH. Originally it was a masculine name, but it is now used for females too.
ONFROImMedieval French
Norman French form of HUMPHREY.
OONAfIrish, Finnish
Irish variant and Finnish form of ÚNA.
OONAGHfIrish
Variant of ÚNA.
OPHRAHmBiblical
Means "fawn" in Hebrew. In the Old Testament this is the name of both a man mentioned in genealogies and a city in Manasseh.
ORSONmEnglish
From an English surname which was originally a nickname meaning "bear cub", from a diminutive of Norman French ors "bear", ultimately from Latin ursus. American actor and director Orson Welles (1915-1985) was a famous bearer of this name.
OSMANmTurkish
Turkish form of UTHMAN. This was the name of the founder of the Ottoman Empire (14th century).
RASHAfArabic
Means "young gazelle" in Arabic.
SHERRYfEnglish
Before the 20th century this was probably from the Irish surname Ó Searraigh meaning "descendant of Searrach" (a name meaning "foal" in Gaelic). Later it may have been reinforced by the French word chérie meaning "darling", or the English word sherry, a type of fortified wine named from the Spanish town of Jerez. This name came into popular use during the 1920s, inspired by other similar-sounding names and by Collette's novels 'Chéri' (1920, English translation 1929) and 'The Last of Chéri' (1926, English translation 1932), in which it is a masculine name.
SWIÐHUNmAnglo-Saxon
Old English form of SWITHIN.
SWITHINmHistory
From the Old English name Swiðhun or Swiþhun, derived from swiþ "strong" and perhaps hun "bear cub". Saint Swithin was a 9th-century bishop of Winchester.
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).
UMBERTOmItalian
Italian form of HUMBERT. A famous bearer was Italian author Umberto Eco (1932-2016).
ÚNAfIrish
Possibly derived from Irish uan meaning "lamb".
ÙNAfScottish
Scottish form of ÚNA.
USMANmArabic
Variant transcription of UTHMAN.
UTHMANmArabic
Means "baby bustard" in Arabic (a bustard is a type of large bird). Uthman was a companion of Muhammad who married two of his daughters. He was the third caliph of the Muslims.