flamestar's Personal Name List

ADERYN

Gender: Feminine

Usage: Welsh

Means "bird" in Welsh. This is a modern Welsh name.

AISLING

Gender: Feminine

Usage: Irish

Pronounced: ASH-ling

Means "dream" or "vision" in Irish Gaelic. This name was created in the 20th century.

ROWENA

Gender: Feminine

Usage: English

Pronounced: ro-EE-nə

Meaning uncertain, possibly a Latinized form of a Germanic name derived from the elements hrod "fame" and wynn "joy". According to the 12th-century chronicler Geoffrey of Monmouth, this was the name of a daughter of the Saxon chief Hengist. It was popularized by Sir Walter Scott, who used it for a character in his novel 'Ivanhoe' (1819).

SAGE

Gender: Feminine & Masculine

Usage: English (Modern)

Pronounced: SAYJ

From the English word sage, which denotes either a type of spice or else a wise person.

SILAS

Gender: Masculine

Usage: English, Greek, Biblical, Biblical Latin, Biblical Greek

Other Scripts: Σιλας (Greek)

Pronounced: SIE-ləs (English)

Short form of SILVANUS. This is the name of a companion of Saint Paul in the New Testament. It was not used as an English name until after the Protestant Reformation.
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