Names Categorized "australia"

This is a list of names in which the categories include australia.
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ANATJARI m Indigenous Australian, Pintupi
Meaning unknown, of Pintupi origin.
GULUMBU f Indigenous Australian, Yolngu
Meaning unknown, of Yolngu origin.
JIEMBA m Indigenous Australian, Wiradjuri
Means "star" or perhaps "laughing star" in Wiradjuri.
KYLIE f English
This name arose in Australia, where it is said to mean "boomerang" in an Australian Aboriginal language. It is more likely a feminine form of KYLE, and it is in this capacity that it began to be used in America in the 1970s. A famous bearer is the Australian singer Kylie Minogue (1968-).
MANDAWUY m Indigenous Australian, Yolngu
Means "from clay" in Yolngu.
MANGATJAY m Indigenous Australian, Yolngu
Meaning unknown, of Yolngu origin.
MATILDA f English, Swedish, Finnish
From the Germanic name Mahthildis meaning "strength in battle", from the elements maht "might, strength" and hild "battle". Saint Matilda was the wife of the 10th-century German king Henry I the Fowler. The name was common in many branches of European royalty in the Middle Ages. It was brought to England by the Normans, being borne by the wife of William the Conqueror himself. Another notable royal by this name was a 12th-century daughter of Henry I of England, known as the Empress Matilda because of her first marriage to the Holy Roman emperor Henry V. She later invaded England, laying the foundations for the reign of her son Henry II.... [more]
NERIDA f Indigenous Australian
Possibly means "water lily" in an Australian Aboriginal language.
PETA f English (Australian)
Feminine form of PETER.
SHEILA f Irish, English
Anglicized form of SÍLE.
TALIA (2) f English (Australian)
From the name of a town in South Australia, perhaps meaning "near water" in an Australian Aboriginal language.