Browse Names

This is a list of names in which the gender is masculine; and the meaning contains the keyword hope.
gender
usage
meaning
Amal 1 f & m Arabic
Means "hope, aspiration" in Arabic. It is related to Amaal.
Arman 1 m Persian, Kazakh
Means "wish, hope" in Persian.
Chiyembekezo m & f Southern African, Chewa
Means "hope" in Chewa.
Elpidius m Late Greek (Latinized)
Latinized form of the Greek name Ἐλπίδιος (Elpidios), which was derived from ἐλπίς (elpis) meaning "hope". This was the name of a 4th-century saint who spent twenty years in a cave in Cappadocia.
Imeda m Georgian
Derived from Georgian იმედი (imedi) meaning "hope".
Kazuki m Japanese
From Japanese (kazu) meaning "one" or (kazu) meaning "harmony, peace" combined with (ki) meaning "brightness", (ki) meaning "hope" or (ki) meaning "tree", as well as other combinations of kanji characters.
Kōki m Japanese
From Japanese () meaning "light" or () meaning "happiness, good luck" combined with (ki) meaning "hope" or (ki) meaning "brightness". This name can be formed from other combinations of kanji characters as well.
Omid m & f Persian
Means "hope" in Persian.
Tesfaye m Eastern African, Amharic
From Amharic ተስፋ (tasfa) meaning "hope".
Themba m Southern African, Zulu, Xhosa, Ndebele
Means "trust, hope" in Zulu, Xhosa and Ndebele.
Toivo m Finnish, Estonian
Means "hope" in Finnish.
Tshepo m & f Southern African, Sotho, Tswana
Means "hope" in Sotho and Tswana.
Umid m Uzbek
Means "hope" in Uzbek, ultimately from Persian امید (omid).
Ümit m Turkish
Means "hope" in Turkish, ultimately from Persian امید (omid).
Vilmantas m Lithuanian
From the Baltic elements vil- "hope" and mantus "intelligent".
Viltautas m Lithuanian (Rare)
From the Baltic elements vil- "hope" and tauta "people, nation".
Yūki m & f Japanese
From Japanese () meaning "excellence, superiority, gentleness" or () meaning "permanence" combined with (ki) meaning "hope", (ki) meaning "brightness" or (ki) meaning "living". Other combinations of kanji can form this name as well.