ListenToAsuka's Personal Name List

ABILENE

Gender: Feminine

Usage: Biblical

Pronounced: AB-i-leen (English), ab-i-LEE-nee (English)

From a place name mentioned briefly in the New Testament. It possibly means "grass" in Hebrew.

AKIRA

Gender: Masculine & Feminine

Usage: Japanese

Other Scripts: 昭, 明, 亮, 晶, etc. (Japanese Kanji)

Pronounced: ah-kee-ṙah

From Japanese (akira) meaning "bright", (akira) meaning "bright" or (akira) meaning "clear". Other kanji with the same pronunciation can also form this name.

ALIVIA

Gender: Feminine

Usage: English (Modern)

Pronounced: ə-LIV-ee-ə

Variant of OLIVIA.

ANKA

Gender: Feminine

Usage: Polish, Bulgarian, Croatian, Serbian

Other Scripts: Анка (Bulgarian, Serbian)

Pronounced: AHN-kah (Polish)

Diminutive of ANNA.

AOI

Gender: Feminine & Masculine

Usage: Japanese

Other Scripts: 葵, 碧, etc. (Japanese Kanji)

Pronounced: ah-o-ee

From Japanese (aoi) meaning "hollyhock, althea" or an adjectival form of (ao) meaning "green, blue". Other kanji with the same reading can form this name as well.

AVEZA

Gender: Feminine

Usage: Ancient Germanic

Old Germanic form of AVIS.

AVICE

Gender: Feminine

Usage: English (Rare)

Pronounced: AY-vis

Variant of AVIS.

BABETTE

Gender: Feminine

Usage: French

Pronounced: ba-BET

French diminutive of ELIZABETH.

ENA (1)

Gender: Feminine

Usage: Irish

Anglicized form of EITHNE.

ISA (2)

Gender: Feminine

Usage: German, Dutch, Italian, Spanish

Pronounced: EE-sah: (Dutch)

Short form of ISABELLA.

MITSUKO

Gender: Feminine

Usage: Japanese

Other Scripts: 光子, etc. (Japanese Kanji)

Pronounced: mee-tsoo-ko

From Japanese (mitsu) meaning "light" and (ko) meaning "child". Other kanji combinations are possible.

OLI

Gender: Masculine

Usage: English

Pronounced: AHL-ee

Short form of OLIVER.

ROZĀLIJA

Gender: Feminine

Usage: Latvian

Latvian form of ROSALIA.
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