Indonesian Submitted Names
Submitted names are contributed by users of this website. The accuracy of these name definitions cannot be guaranteed.
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
INDRI f Indonesian
Either means "beautiful", probably derived from Sanskrit इन्दिरा (indirā)
meaning "beauty, splendour", or "sense, feeling", probably from Sanskrit इन्द्रिय (indriya)
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.
JEUMPA f & m Indonesian, Acehnese
Means "champak" in Acehnese, referring to a type of evergreen tree found in parts of Asia.
JOKO m Indonesian, Javanese
Javanese form of Jaka
. A notable bearer is Joko Widodo (born Mulyono; 1961–), the current President of Indonesia.
JUWITA f Indonesian, Malay
Means "woman, girl" derived from Indonesian and Malay wanita
meaning "woman, lady".
KHAIRUL m Malay, Indonesian, Bengali
First part of compound Arabic names beginning with خير ال (ḵayr al)
meaning "goodness of" (such as خير الله (Khayr Allah)
"goodness of Allah").
KIRANA f Indonesian
Derived from Sanskrit किरण (kiraṇa)
meaning "ray of light, beam".
KUAT m Indonesian, Javanese, Kazakh
Derived from Arabic قُوَّة (quwwa)
meaning "power, strength, might". It can also serve as an Indonesian and Javanese variant of Kuwat
KURNIA m & f Indonesian
Means "blessing, gift, grace" in Indonesian, ultimately from Sanskrit कारुण्य (kāruṇya)
KURNIAWAN m Indonesian
Derived from Indonesian karunia
meaning "blessing, grace" and kawan
LIANG m & f Chinese, Indonesian
Means "a beam", "a bridge", "an elevation", or "a mast". Traditionally a surname common in East Asia. A famous bearer of this name is Liang Na (formally Empress Shunlie), who was an empress during the Han Dynasty.
LINGGA m Indonesian
Lingga is a male's symbol of life and fertility in Indonesia. Mostly symbolized by the male genital form in the ancient inscription.
LUH f Indonesian, Balinese
Means "female, woman" in Balinese. It is traditionally given to the firstborn daughter in Balinese custom.
LUQMAN m Arabic, Malay, Indonesian, Urdu
From the name of the 31st surah (chapter) of the Qur'an, which was named after a figure who was mentioned several times in Islamic scripture. His name has been theorised by some to mean "wise" (possibly in reference to his position as a wise man or sage), though it may actually possess Sanskrit roots with similar origins to the names Lakshmana
MALIKUSSALEH m Indonesian
Derived from ملك الصالح (Malik al-Salih
), which means "king of the virtuous" in Arabic. This was the name of the founding ruler of Samudera Pasai in Indonesia, who converted to Islam.
MASAYU f Indonesian, Malay
Derived from Indonesian and Malay emas
meaning "gold" and ayu
meaning "pretty, beautiful, dainty".
MEGAWATI f Indonesian
Means "cloud woman" from Indonesian mega
meaning "cloud" (see Mega
) combined with the suffix wati
meaning "woman" (see Wati
). A notable bearer is Megawati Sukarnoputri (1947-), who served as the fifth President of Indonesia from 2001 to 2004.
MEI f Indonesian
Given to a female who is born in the month of May.
MEURAH m & f Indonesian, Acehnese
Means "king" in Acehnese, though it is sometimes used as a feminine name. This was used as the title of Acehnese rulers before the arrival of Islam to Aceh; after Islam spread throughout the region, all rulers changed their title to Sultan
MUAMMAR m Arabic, Indonesian
Means "long-lived" in Arabic, derived from عَمَرَ (‘amara)
meaning "to live long, to be long-lived" (see Amr
). A famous bearer was Muammar Gaddafi (1942–2011), a Libyan revolutionary and politician.
MUHYIDDIN m Malay, Indonesian
Malay and Indonesian form of Mohy al-Din
. A notable bearer is Muhyiddin Yassin (1947-), a Malaysian politician who served as the Prime Minister of Malaysia from 2009-2015.
MUIN m Irish, Indonesian
1. the eleventh letter of the Ogham alphabet, meaning "neck"; derived from the Welsh "mwn" and the Latin "monile". In this alphabet, "muin" is the letter, "m".... [more]
MULYADI m Indonesian
Derived from Indonesian mulia
meaning "noble, honourable", ultimately from Sanskrit मूल्य (mūlya)
MULYANA m Indonesian, Sundanese
Either means "hero, protector" in Sundanese or derived from Indonesian mulia
meaning "glory, honour".
MULYONO m Indonesian, Javanese
Derived from Indonesian mulia
meaning "noble, exalted, honourable", ultimately from Sanskrit मूल्य (mūlya)
NENGAH m & f Indonesian, Balinese
Means "middle, central" in Balinese, traditionally given to the second or third-born child in certain regions of Bali.
NIKODEMUS m Finnish, Indonesian, English
Finnish Variant of Nicodemus
. From the Greek name Νικοδημος (Nikodemos) which meant "victory of the people" from Greek νικη (nike) "victory" and δημος (demos) "the people".
NOVAN m Indonesian
Nov referring to being born in november and it also means spiritual mystical person, beliefs in spirits
NOVITA f Indonesian
Indonesian name using the prefix Nov-
, referring to being born in the month of November combined with ita
NUGRAHA m Indonesian
Derived from Indonesian anugerah
meaning "award, bestowment", ultimately from Sanskrit अनुग्रह (anugraha)
NURAINI f Indonesian, Malay
Means "light of (my) eyes", derived from Arabic نُور (nūr)
meaning "light" and عَيْن (ʿayn)
OSHA f Sanskrit, Indian, Tamil, Telugu, Nepali, Sinhalese, Punjabi, Indonesian, Fijian, American, Hindi, Kannada, Malayalam, Marathi, Hinduism, Gujarati, Indian (christian)
Name- Osha ओषा... [more]
PRABOWO m Indonesian, Javanese
Possibly derived from a Javanese word meaning "personality". A notable bearer is Prabowo Subianto Djojohadikusumo (1951-), an Indonesian politician and former lieutenant general.
PRASETYO m Indonesian, Javanese
Derived from Javanese setya
meaning "loyal, faithful, true", ultimately from Sanskrit सत्य (satyá)
PRINIA f Javanese
A noun-name. The prinias are a genus of small birds belonging to the passerine bird family Cisticolidae. They are often also alternatively classed in the Old World warbler family, Sylviidae. The name of the genus is derived from the Javanese prinya, the local name for the bar-winged prinia... [more]
PRISIA f Indonesian (Rare)
A known bearer is Prisia Nasution (1984–), an Indonesian martial artist, actress, and model.
PRIYONO m Indonesian, Javanese
Derived from Javanese priyo
(or Indonesian pria
) meaning "man, boy", ultimately from Sanskrit प्रिय (priyá)
PUSPA f & m Indonesian, Indian, Nepali
Derived from Sanskrit पुष्प (púṣpa)
meaning "flower, blossom". While it is predominantly feminine, it is also a masculine name in Nepal.
PUTI f Indonesian (Rare)
Means "Princess" in Minang language, West Sumatra. The name "Puti" is commonly found in various #WestSumatra myths and legends as the main character. "Puti Bungsu" was a fairy that got stranded on Earth due to a mischievous man who forced her to marry him by stealing her wings... [more]
RARUNG m & f Indonesian
Derived from the tribe of Minahasa in North Sulawesi, Indonesia. Minahasa majority of 99% is Christian. Some of them hold important positions in government and private and professional employees.
RATA f Sanskrit, Nepali (Modern, Rare), Hinduism, Hindi, Gujarati, Indian, Marathi, Bengali, Punjabi, Assamese, Indonesian, Indian ( Sikh)
MEANING - bestowing, granting, bountiful ... [more]
REZKI m & f Indonesian
Derived from Indonesian rezeki
meaning "fortune, luck" or "livelihood, sustenance".