Indonesian Submitted Names
Submitted names are contributed by users of this website. The accuracy of these name definitions cannot be guaranteed.
AA m Sundanese
Derived from Sudanese akang
meaning "elder brother".
AANG m Indonesian, Sundanese
Either derived from Sundanese akang
used to refer to an elder brother or male sibling or from a Sundanese word meaning "dear".
AIRLANGGA m Indonesian
Means "jumping water" in Indonesian. Airlangga (990-1049) was the only raja of the Kingdom of Kahuripan in East Java.
ANGKA f Indonesian
Possibly derived from the Balinese word angka
ANINDYA m & f Indian, Bengali, Indonesian
Means "immaculate, faultless" in Bengali, ultimately from Sanskrit. In India, it is a masculine name while in the case of Indonesian usage, it is both a feminine and masculine name.
ANUGRAH m Indonesian, Indian, Hindi
Derived from Indonesian anugerah
meaning "award, bestowment", ultimately from Sanskrit अनुग्रह (anugraha)
AUDJAH f Indonesian
Audjah is an Indonesian name. Audjah Syarifam Rachmi is a competitor in the Italian talent show Amici di Maria De Filippi
AZAN m Malay, Indonesian, Urdu
Derived from Arabic أَذَان (ʾadhan)
which refers to the Islamic call to prayer, called adhan
. The word itself is derived from أَذِنَ (ʾaḏina)
"to listen" or أُذُن (ʾuḏun)
BALIK m & f Balinese
According to Balinese birth order, this name is added on to the first, second, third, and fourth born names to create alternate names according to birth order. This would create Wayan
Balik (fifth born), Made
Balik (sixth born), Nyoman
Balik (seventh born), and Ketut
Balik (eighth born) respectively... [more]
BATMAN m Javanese, Popular Culture
From a Jawi rendering of पत्मन् (patman
), meaning "path" in Sanskrit. A notable bearer of this name is Batman bin-Suparman
, a Singaporean man imprisoned for drugs, who was rumored to be named after the DC comics superhero.... [more]
BAYU m Indonesian
Means "wind, air" in Indonesian, ultimately from Sanskrit वायु (vāyú)
BIS m Sanskrit, Indian, Tamil, Hindi, Kannada, Malayalam, Punjabi, Sinhalese, Indonesian, Nepali, American, Marathi, Bengali, Hinduism, Telugu
Name : Bis बिस... [more]
BUDIANTO m Indonesian, Javanese
Means "virtuous", derived from Indonesian budi
meaning "sense, mind, character", ultimately from Sanskrit.
BUDIHARTO m Indonesian, Javanese
Means "one who is wise with wealth", derived from Indonesian budi
meaning "sense, mind" and harta
"treasure, wealth" (both of Sanskrit origin).
BUDIMAN m Indonesian
Means "righteousness", derived from Indonesian budi
meaning "sense, mind, character".
CHAIRUL m Indonesian
Derived from Arabic خَيْر (ḵayr)
meaning "goodness, benefit, benevolence".
CHRISMANSYAH m Indonesian (Rare)
This was the name adopted by Indonesian singer Chrismansyah Rahadi (1949-2007), who was born as Christian
Rahadi, when he converted to Islam. It is most likely derived from the first part of his birth name, Chris-
, combined with the Indonesian suffix -syah
probably derived from the Persian title شاه (šâh)
CUT f Indonesian, Acehnese
From a traditional Acehnese title used to denote female descendants of land-owning families.
DARMAWAN m Indonesian
Means "responsible friend" from Indonesian darma
meaning "duty, obligation, responsibility" (see Darma
) and kawan
EFFENDI m Indonesian
From the Ottoman Turkish title افندي (efendi)
meaning "lord, master", ultimately from Greek αφέντης (aféntis)
meaning "master, ruler, prince".
EHA f Sanskrit, Indian, Hinduism, Tamil, Telugu, Nepali, Sinhalese, Punjabi, Hindi, Marathi, Gujarati, Malayalam, Indonesian, Kannada, Fijian
Name - Eha एहा... [more]
ESTOMIHI m Eastern African, Indonesian
The name is derived from the name of the sunday 50 days before easter. The Latin words Esto mihi
are the first two words of Psalm 31:3 and mean "Thou art to me".
FAJAR m & f Indonesian, Malay
Derived from Arabic فَجْر (fajr)
meaning "dawn, daybreak". In Indonesia, it is exclusively a masculine name, while it is primarily masculine and occasionally feminine in Malaysia.
FEBRIYANTO m Indonesian
Indonesian name using the prefix Febr-
, referring to being born in the month of February combined with iyanto
FIRMAN m Indonesian
Derived from Arabic فَرْمَان (farmān)
meaning "decree, command", ultimately from Persian.
GALUH f & m Indonesian, Javanese, Sundanese
Means "gem, gemstone" in Old Javanese and Old Sundanese. In Javanese culture, the term also refers to an unmarried daughter of a king. This was also the name of a Sundanese kingdom that spanned the western part of the island of Java in Indonesia.
GUNAWAN m Indonesian
Means "virtuous, noble" pr "useful (man)" in Indonesian, derived from berguna
HAMDAN m Arabic, Indonesian, Malay
Means "the praised one" in Arabic. A famous bearer is (Sheikh) Hamdan bin Mohammed Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai (1982-).
HAMENGKUBUWONO m Javanese, Indonesian
Means "guardian of the world" in Javanese. It comes from the current ruling royal house of the Yogyakarta Sultanate in Indonesia
HANAFI m Arabic, Malay, Indonesian
Refers to the Hanafi, one of the four schools of jurisprudence (fiqh) in Sunni Islam. The school is named after its founder, Abu Hanifa, who was a Sunni Muslim scholar.
HARTONO m Indonesian
Derived from Indonesian harta
meaning "wealth, treasure", ultimately from Sanskrit (see Harta
HIDAYATULLAH m Indonesian
Means "guidance of God", derived from Arabic هداية (hidāya)
meaning "guidance" combined with الله (allāh)
IKO m Indonesian
Meaning unknown. A famous bearer of the name is Indonesian actor and fight choreographer Iko Uwais.
INDRAWATI f Indonesian
Indonesian form of Sanskrit इंद्रावती (Indravati)
, which is derived from the name of the Hindu deity Indra
combined with the Sanskrit suffix -vati
meaning "woman" (see Wati
JAKA m Indonesian
means "young (unmarried) man, boy, lad" in Indonesian.
JAPA f Sanskrit, Hindi, Hinduism, Indian, Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam, Nepali, Kannada, Sinhalese, Indonesian, Gujarati, Bengali
MEANING : China rose,... [more]
JELITA f Indonesian
Means "pretty, beautiful, lovely" or "angelic" in Indonesian.
JOKO m Indonesian, Javanese
Javanese form of Jaka
. A notable bearer is Joko Widodo (born Mulyono; 1961–), the current President of Indonesia.