Ayaz m Turkish, Azerbaijani, Urdu
From Turkish and Azerbaijani ayaz
or "dry and cold air"
. This was the name of a slave and later companion of the 11th-century sultan Mahmud of Ghazni.
Edurne f Basque
in Basque, from edur
, a variant of elur
"snow". It is a Basque equivalent of Nieves
Frediano m Italian (Rare)
Italian form of the Roman name Frigidianus
, which was derived from Latin frigidus "cold"
. This was the name of a 6th-century Irish bishop who made a pilgrimage to Rome and settled as a hermit on Mount Pisano.
Fuyuko f Japanese
From Japanese 冬 (fuyu)
meaning "winter" and 子 (ko)
meaning "child", as well as other combinations of kanji.
Gwyneira f Welsh
Means "white snow"
from the Welsh element gwyn
meaning "white, fair, blessed" combined with eira
Isolde f English (Rare), German, Arthurian Romance
The origins of this name are uncertain, though some Celtic roots have been suggested. It is possible that the name is ultimately Germanic, perhaps from a hypothetic name like Ishild
, composed of the elements is
"ice, iron" and hild
Keanu m & f Hawaiian
Means "the cool breeze"
from Hawaiian ke
, a definite article, and anu
"coolness". This name is now associated with Canadian actor Keanu Reeves (1964-).
Rin f & m Japanese
From Japanese 凛 (rin)
meaning "dignified, severe, cold" or other kanji that are pronounced the same way.
Stribog m Slavic Mythology
Possibly means "flowing god"
in Slavic. Stribog was the Slavic god of the wind, cold, ice and frost.