Names Categorized "bassists"

This is a list of names in which the categories include bassists.
Adah f Biblical, Biblical Hebrew
Means "adornment, ornament" in Hebrew. This was the name of the wives of both Lamech and Esau in the Old Testament.
Arild m Norwegian
Possibly a variant of Harald or Arnold.
Athol m & f Scottish
From Atholl, the name of a district in Scotland, from Scottish Gaelic Athall, possibly derived from Old Irish ath Fhotla "new Ireland".
Bjørnar m Norwegian
From the Old Norse elements bjǫrn "bear" and herr "army, warrior". This name was coined in the 19th century.
Chichi f Western African, Igbo
Diminutive of Chi 2.
Chinyere f Western African, Igbo
Means "God gave" in Igbo, derived from Chi 2, referring to God, and nyè meaning "give".
Didi m German
Diminutive of Dieter.
Djordje m Serbian
Alternate transcription of Serbian Ђорђе (see Đorđe).
Domenico m Italian
Italian form of Dominic. Domenico Veneziano was a Renaissance painter who lived in Florence.
Édouard m French
French form of Edward.
Esperanza f Spanish
Spanish form of the Late Latin name Sperantia, which was derived from sperare "to hope".
František m Czech, Slovak
Czech and Slovak form of Franciscus (see Francis).
Franz m German
German form of Franciscus (see Francis). This name was borne by the influential writer Franz Kafka (1883-1924), author of The Trial and The Castle among other works. It was also the name of rulers of Austria and the Holy Roman Empire.
Giovanni m Italian
Italian form of Iohannes (see John). This name has been very common in Italy since the late Middle Ages, as with other equivalents of John in Europe. The Renaissance painter Giovanni Bellini (1430-1516) and the painter and sculptor Giovanni Lorenzo Bernini (1598-1680) were two famous bearers of the name.
Greig m Scottish
Short form of Gregory.
Hayes m English
From a surname, either Hayes 1 or Hayes 2. It was borne by American president Rutherford B. Hayes (1822-1893).
Jean-Pierre m French
Combination of Jean 1 and Pierre.
Joëlle f French, Dutch
French and Dutch feminine form of Joel.
Joris m Dutch, Frisian
Dutch and Frisian form of George.
Jorma m Finnish
Finnish (allegedly Karelian) form of Jeremiah. This was the name of a character in Juhani Aho's novel Panu (1897).
Jurek m Polish
Diminutive of Jerzy.
Ludvig m Swedish, Norwegian, Danish
Scandinavian form of Ludwig.
Marshall m English
From an English surname that originally denoted a person who was a marshal. The word marshal originally derives from Latin mariscalcus, itself from Germanic roots akin to Old High German marah "horse" and scalc "servant". A famous bearer is the American rapper Marshall Mathers (1972-), who performs under the name Eminem.
Mi-Kyung f Korean
Alternate transcription of Korean Hangul 미경 (see Mi-Gyeong).
Miroslav m Czech, Slovak, Russian, Serbian, Croatian, Slovene, Bulgarian, Macedonian, Medieval Slavic
Derived from the Slavic elements miru "peace, world" and slava "glory". This was the name of a 10th-century king of Croatia who was deposed by one of his nobles after ruling for four years.
Missy f English
Diminutive of Melissa. This is also a slang term meaning "young woman".
Placide m & f French
French masculine and feminine form of Placidus (see Placido).
Rainer m German, Germanic
German form of Rayner.
Rinat 1 m Tatar, Bashkir, Kazakh
Tatar, Bashkir and Kazakh form of Renat.
Saskia f Dutch, German
From the Old German element sahso meaning "a Saxon". The Saxons were a Germanic tribe, their name ultimately deriving from the Germanic word *sahsą meaning "knife". Saskia van Uylenburgh (1612-1642) was the wife of the Dutch painter Rembrandt.
Svein m Norwegian
Norwegian variant of Sven.
Teppo m Finnish
Finnish short form of Stephen.
Tine 1 f Norwegian, Danish
Short form of Kristine.
Uxía f Galician
Galician form of Eugenia.
Wilford m English
From a surname that was originally derived from a place name meaning "willow ford" in Old English.