This is a list of names in which the meaning contains the keywords whale or shark or fish or seal or dolphin.
FISHEL m Yiddish
Means "little fish"
in Yiddish, a diminutive of פֿיש (fish)
PHOCAS m Ancient Greek (Latinized)
Latinized form of the Greek name Φωκᾶς (Phokas)
, which meant "seal (animal)"
from Greek φώκη (phoke)
. This was the name of an early saint and martyr from Asia Minor. Sentenced to death for being a Christian, he is said to have given his killers lodging and then dug his own grave before he was executed.
RÓNÁN m Irish
Means "little seal"
, derived from Irish rón
"seal" combined with a diminutive suffix.
TRAFFORD m English (Rare)
From a surname that was derived from a place name meaning "fish-trap ford"
in Old English.