Mormon Submitted Names

Mormon names occur in the Book of Mormon.
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ABINADI m Mormon
From the Hebrew abi "my father" and nadi "present with you," meaning "my father is present with you." In The Book of Mormon, Abinadi is a prophet who preaches to a wicked king and his corrupt priests that God will come down and be with man, among other messages... [more]
ABINADOM m Mormon
Son of Chemish, Nephite historian, and Nephite warrior.
ABISH f Mormon (Rare)
Meaning, "maize field, corn field."
AHA m Mormon
Nephite military officer (c. 80 BC)
AHAH m Mormon
son of Seth, Jaredite king.
AKISH m Mormon
Son of Kimnor, Jaredite king
ALMA m Mormon
According to The Book of Mormon, Alma is the name of two male prophets, commonly known as Alma the Elder and Alma the Younger. Alma the Elder was first seen as a corrupt priest who repented after being taught by the prophet Abinadi... [more]
AMALEKI m Mormon
Possibly based on the biblical name Amalek. This belongs to two characters in the Book of Mormon, including a Nephite record keeper who wrote 18 verses of the Book of Omni.
AMALICKIAH m Mormon
Nephite traitor who becomes king of the Lamanites and wars with Nephites - killed by Teancum (c. 70 BC).
AMARON m Mormon
Son of Omni, Nephite record keeper.
AMELEKI m Mormon
Nephite record keeper (c. 130 BC) and also a seeker of Zeniff's people (c. 121 BC).
AMGID m Mormon
A Jaredite king.
AMINADAB m Mormon (Rare), English (Puritan), Biblical, Biblical Hebrew
From Hebrew meaning, "my kinsmen are noble." According to the genealogies of Genesis, he was born of Ram (also known as Aram) during the Israelite exile in Ancient Egypt. He was the father of Nahshon, chief of the tribe of Judah (Numbers 1:7; 2:3; 7:12, 17; 10:14)... [more]
AMINADI m Mormon
Descendent of Nephi.
AMLICI m Mormon
Nephite dissenter.
AMMAH m Mormon
Nephite missionary.
AMMARON m Mormon
Nephite record keeper.
AMMORON m Mormon
Nephite traitor, brother of Amalickiah, king of Lamanites after Amalickiah's death - killed by Teancum (c. 66-61 BC).
AMNIGADDAH m Mormon
Son of Aaron, the Jaredite king.
AMNOR m Mormon
Nephite spy in Amlicite campaign (c. 87 BC)
AMORON m Mormon
a Nephite officer and spy (c. AD 380-400)
AMULEK m Mormon
From the common Semitic root mlk, which in West Semitic means "king" (melek) and in East Semitic means "counselor" (malku). According to The Book of Mormon, Amulek was a missionary who accompanied Alma the Younger to preach the gospel in a wicked city where women and children were being burned alive... [more]
AMULON m Mormon
Priest of King Noah, tributary Nephite monarch of Land of Helam.
ANTIOMNO m Mormon
Lamanite king of land of Middoni.
ANTIONAH m Mormon
a chief ruler in Ammonihah
ANTIONUM m Mormon
Nephite commander (c. AD 385)
ANTIPUS m Mormon
Nephite commander in city of Judea.(c. 65 BC)
ARCHEANTUS m Mormon
Nephite soldier, one of three "choice men" (Moroni 9) slain in battle (c. AD 375).
CHEMISH m Mormon
Son of Omni, Nephite record keeper.
COHOR m Mormon
Brother of Noah and an early Jaredite king, son of Corihor¹ and brother to Noah. He joined his brother Noah, with "all his brethren and many of the people" to establish a rival kingdom to Shule’s (Ether 7:15)... [more]
COM m Mormon
Early Jaredite king, son of Coriantum, and a late Jaredite king.
CORIANTON m Mormon
In The Book of Mormon, Corianton was the third son of Alma the Younger and the brother of Helaman and Shiblon. This Corianton is best known for committing grievous sins while serving as a missionary, but he later repented and was known by other Book of Mormon figures to be a holy man, again called to serve as a missionary and delivering provisions to people in need.
CORIANTOR m Mormon
Late Jaredite, son of Moron, father of Ether. Although his father had been king, Coriantor "dwelt in captivity all his days".
CORIANTUM m Mormon
The name of various Book of Mormon characters.
CORIANTUMR m Mormon
The name of various Book of Mormon characters.
CORIHOR m Mormon
The name of various Book of Mormon characters.
COROM m Mormon
A middle Jaredite king, son of Levi.
CUMENIHAH m Mormon
Nephite commander.
DESERET f Mormon
This is a word from the Book of Mormon meaning "honeybee" in the language of the Jaredites, which is used to refer to the American state of Utah, officially nicknamed the "Beehive State". It is occasionally given as a name, perhaps due to its similarity to Desiree.
EMER m Mormon
Early Jaredite king and son of Omer.
EMRON m Mormon (Rare)
A name used in The Book of Mormon. He was a Nephite soldier that was one of several 'choice men' to be slain by the Lamanites.
ESROM m Mormon
Jaredite and son of Omer.
ETHEM m Mormon
Later Jaredite king and son of Ahah.
ETHER m Mormon
Jaredite prophet and record keeper.
EVENTA f Mormon (Rare)
Name predominantly amongst Mormon bearers.
EZIAS m Mormon
Prophet referenced in Book of Mormon Helaman 8:20.
GADIANTON m Mormon
The leader of a gang of robbers in the Book of Mormon.
GID m Mormon
Nephite military officer.
GIDDIANHI m Mormon
Chief of Gadianton robbers (c. AD 16-21).
GIDDONAH m Mormon
Amulek's father.
GIDGIDDONAH m Mormon
Nephite commander.
GIDGIDDONI m Mormon
Nephite commander.
GILGAH m Mormon
Early Jaredite.
GILGAL m Mormon
Nephite commander at the battle of Cumorah (c. AD 385).
GLADE m Mormon
Almost exclusively found in Utah and used by members of the Mormon church. Transferred use of the surname Glade.
HAOGTH m Mormon
Nephite ship builder.
HEARTHOM m Mormon
Middle Jaredite king and son of Lib.
HELAM m Biblical, Biblical Hebrew, Portuguese (Brazilian, Rare), Mormon
Derived from Hebrew חֵילָם (Helam), which is the name of a biblical town where king David and his army fought and won a battle against the army of the Syrian king Hadadezer. The town's name is said to mean either "stronghold, fortress" or "place of abundance" in Hebrew and is also found spelled as Chelam, Cheleam and Cheylam... [more]
HELAMAN m Mormon
The name of three figures in The Book of Mormon. The most notable Helaman was a Nephite prophet and soldier, the son of Alma the Younger and brother of Shiblon and Corianton. This Helaman was best known for leading two thousand young men known as the stripling warriors into a battle which, despite their lack of military training, resulted in no fatalities... [more]
HELEM m Mormon
Brother of Ammon in the Boo of Mormon.
HELORUM m Mormon
Son of King Benjamin (c. 130 BC), brother of Mosiah and Helaman. Helorum is mentioned in only one verse, but is addressed with his brothers by King Benjamin.
HEM m Mormon
Brother of Ammon in The Book of Mormon.
HETH m Mormon
Early Jaredite and son of Com.
HIMNI m Mormon
Son of Mosiah in the Book of Mormon.
JACOM m Mormon
Some of Enos, Nephite record keeper.
JAROM m Mormon
A prophet from The Book of Mormon, Jarom was one of many authors and has his own book, The Book of Jarom. He was the son of Enos and father of Omni.
JENEUM m Mormon
Nephite commander.
KIB m Mormon
Early Jaredite king.
KIM m Mormon
Jaredite king and son of Morianton.
KIMNOR m Mormon
Early Jaredite.
KISHKUMEN m Mormon
Character in the Book of Mormon.
KUMEN m Mormon
One of twelve Nephite disciples.
KUMENONHI m Mormon
One of twelve Nephite disciples.
LACHONEUS m Mormon
Eleventh Nephite judge.
LAMAH m Mormon
Nephite commander.
LAMAN m Mormon
The name of various Book of Mormon characters.
LAMONI m Mormon
Lamonite king converted by Ammon.
LAVON m & f Mormon
"H. L. Mencken reported on the use of this 'made-up' name amongst the Mormons. By the 1950s the form Lavonne had developed for girls, and was even being used by black American parents to name their sons by 1960... [more]
LEHONTI m Mormon
Lamanite officer.
LIAHONA f Mormon (Rare)
According to the Book of Mormon and other Latter Day Saint movement sources, the Liahona is a brass ball that operated as a type of compass with two spindles. One of the spindles was said to point the direction Lehi and his party should travel after their escape from Jerusalem... [more]
LIB m Mormon
The name of various Book of Mormon characters.
LIMHAH m Mormon
Nephite commander.
LIMHER m Mormon
Nephite soldier.
LIMHI m Mormon
This is the name of the son of King Noah in the Book of Mormon. Lim might mean "people" / "nation" and hi might mean "alive" / "live" in Hebrew. So the name might mean: 'the people live,' that is, 'the people are preserved alive.'
LURAM m Mormon
Nephite soldier, one of three "choice men" (Moroni 9) slain in battle (c. AD 375)
MACCABEE m Ancient Aramaic (Anglicized), Mormon
The name of an ancient Jewish warrior, Judah Maccabee, meaning "the hammer". ... [more]
MAHAH m Mormon
Son of Jared.
MAHONRI m Mormon
"In the Book of Mormon, the brother of Jared is the most prominent person in the account given in the beginning (chapters 1–6) of the Book of Ether. Some years after the publication of the Book of Mormon, Joseph Smith mentioned that Mahonri Moriancumer was the name of the brother of Jared."
MANTI m Mormon
Nephite soldier.
MATHONI m Mormon
One of twelve Nephite disciples.
MATHONIHAH m Mormon
One of twelve Nephite disciples.
MORIANTON m Mormon
The name of various characters in The Book of Mormon.
MORMON m Mormon
From the word denoting a follower of Mormonism. The word Mormon supposedly comes from the English word more and the Egyptian mon meaning "good", thus "more good".
MORON m Mormon
Late Jaredite king who reigned during a time of great wickedness and turmoil, and was himself wicked. He lost half his kingdom for many years in a rebellion and, after regaining his kingdom, was completely overthrown and lived out his life in captivity... [more]
MORONI m Mormon
The name of the last Nephite prophet and the son of Mormon in the Book of Mormon. He was resurrected after his death and became an angel. Some Mormon scholars have theorized a derivation from the West Semitic root mrʾ "lord, master" or mrn "our lord", or from Egyptian mrny "my beloved" or mr.n.i "I was beloved".
MORONIHAH m Mormon
The name of various characters in the Book of Mormon.
MOSIAH m Mormon
Name of two characters from the book of Mormon.... [more]
MULEK m Mormon
Son of Jewish king Zedekiah,
MULOKI m Mormon
Nephite missionary.
NEFI m Mormon
Spanish form of Nephi.
NEHOR m Mormon
Nephite apostate, religious theorist (c. 91 BC).
NEPHI m Mormon
This is used in the Book of Mormon as the name of a prophet, the son of Lehi. Its etymological origin is disputed.
NEPHIHAH m Mormon
Second Nephite chief judge (c. 83-67 BC). He succeeded Alma the Younger when Alma had surrendered the judgment seat to him to devote more time to missionary work. His son Pahoran inherited the judgment seat from him after his death.
NEUM m Mormon
Hebrew prophet quoted by Nephi.
NIMRAH m Mormon
Son of Akish, Jaredite.
OMNER m Mormon
Son of Mosiah.
OMNI m Mormon
This occurs in the Book of Mormon as the name of a prophet. It coincides with the Latin prefix omni, from omnis "all, every".
ORIHAH m Mormon
First Jaredite king.
PAANCHI m Mormon
Son of Pahoran¹, Nephite rebel (c. 52 BC).
PACHUS m Mormon
King of Nephite dissenters in land of Zarahemla (c. 61 BC)
PACUMENI m Mormon
Son of Pahoran fifth Nephite chief judge (c. 52 BC), brother of Pahoran, the son of Pahoran, and a contender for the judgement-seat over the people of Nephi. After the death of his brother Pahoran, Pacumeni acquired the judgement-seat, but he didn't keep it long; for the land was being invaded by Lamanites, and Coriantumr, a large and mighty man and descendant of Zarahemla and dissenter from the Nephites, caught Pacumeni in his attempt to run away, and killed him at the city walls... [more]
PAGAG m Mormon
Son of the brother of Jared.
PAHORAN m Mormon
Various characters in the Book of Mormon.
RIPLAKISH m Mormon
Jaredite king and son of Shez in The Book of Mormon.
SEANTUM m Mormon
Member of the Gadianton band.
SEEZORAM m Mormon
Member of Gadianton band, tenth known Nephite chief judge (c. 26 BC), eventually succeeded by Lachoneus. How and when he began his reign as chief judge is not known; his first appearance in the Book of Mormon is when Nephi, son of Helaman, prophesied his murder by the hand of his brother, Seantum... [more]
SHARED m Mormon
Jaredite military leader.
SHEMNON m Mormon
One of the twelve Nephite disciples.
SHEZ m Mormon
The name of various characters in the Book of Mormon.
SHIBLOM m Mormon
The name of various characters in The Book of Mormon.
SHIBLON m Mormon
In the Book of Mormon, Shiblon was a Nephite missionary and the second son of Alma the Younger. Mormon scholars believe it may be related to the Arabic word shibl, which means "lion cub."
SHIZ m Mormon
Jaredite military leader.
SHULE m Mormon
Early Jaredite king.
TEANCUM m Mormon
According to the Book of Mormon, Teancum was a Nephite military leader.
TEOMNER m Mormon
Nephite military officer.
TUBALOTH m Mormon
Lamanite king (c. 51 BC), son of Ammoron, the previous king. He appointed Coriantumr, a mighty man and Nephite dissenter, to lead his armies.
ZARAHEMLA f Mormon
According to The Book of Mormon, Zarahemla was a city in ancient America, named after a man who was an ancestor of the prophet Ammon and a descendant of Mulek. In modern times, Zarahemla is most commonly used as a feminine name among Spanish-speaking and Filipino Mormons.
ZEEZROM m Mormon
Nephite lawyer, Converted by Alma² and Amulek, later Nephite missionary (c. 82 BC)
ZEMNARIHAH m Mormon
Leader of the Gadiantron band.
ZENEPHI m Mormon
Nephite commander.
ZENIFF m Mormon
Nephite king.
ZENOCK m Mormon
Prophet of Israel.
ZENOS m Mormon
Prophet of Isreal.
ZERAHEMNAH m Mormon
Lamanite commander at Sidon battle (c. 74 BC).
ZERAM m Mormon
Nephite military officer.
ZORAM m Mormon
Zoram has five plausible etymologies, though only the first etymology given below is attested in an ancient Semitic source (see below). The first three of the five are only slightly different from each other: "The Rock is the (divine) kinsman," "Rock of the people," and "Their Rock." These three plausible etymologies will be discussed in that order, with the first discussion supplying most of the basic information... [more]