Names Categorized "diminutives"

This is a list of names in which the categories include diminutives.
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ABBEY f English
Diminutive of ABIGAIL.
ABBIE f English
Diminutive of ABIGAIL.
ABBY f English
Diminutive of ABIGAIL.
ABE (1) m English
Short form of ABRAHAM.
ABI f Scottish
Short form of ABIGAIL.
ACE (2) m Macedonian
Macedonian diminutive of ALEXANDER.
AD m Dutch, Limburgish
Short form of ADRIAAN.
ADDIE f English
Diminutive of ADELAIDE.
ADDY (1) f English
Diminutive of ADELAIDE.
ADDY (2) m Medieval English
Medieval diminutive of ADAM.
ADELINA f Italian, Portuguese, Spanish, Romanian, German, Bulgarian, Ancient Germanic (Latinized)
From a Latinized Germanic name which was derived from the element adal meaning "noble".
ADELINE f French, English
French and English form of ADELINA.
ADELITA f Spanish (Latin American)
Spanish diminutive of ADELA. It is used especially in Mexico, where it is the name of a folk song about a female soldier.
ALBERTINA f Italian, Dutch, Portuguese
Feminine diminutive of ALBERT.
ALDO m Italian, Ancient Germanic
Originally a short form of Germanic names beginning with the element ald "old", and possibly also with adal "noble".
ALDOUS m English (Rare)
Probably a diminutive of names beginning with the Old English element eald "old". It has been in use as an English given name since the Middle Ages, mainly in East Anglia. The British author Aldous Huxley (1894-1963) was a famous bearer of this name.
ALEC m English
Short form of ALEXANDER.
ALENKA f Slovene
Slovene diminutive of ALENA.
ALEX m & f English, Dutch, German, French, Portuguese, Italian, Romanian, Greek, Swedish, Norwegian, Danish, Icelandic, Hungarian, Czech, Russian
Short form of ALEXANDER, ALEXANDRA, and other names beginning with Alex.
ALF (2) m English
Short form of ALFRED.
ALFIE m English
Diminutive of ALFRED.
ALI (2) f English
Diminutive of ALISON, ALEXANDRA or other names beginning with the same sound.
ALIDA f Dutch, German, Hungarian
Diminutive of ADELAIDE.
ALINA f Romanian, German, Italian, Polish
Short form of ADELINA and names that end in alina.
ALISON f English, French
Norman French diminutive of Aalis (see ALICE). It was common in England, Scotland and France in the Middle Ages, and was later revived in England in the 20th century via Scotland. Unlike most other English names ending in son, it is not derived from a surname.
ALLIE f English
Diminutive of ALISON, ALEXANDRA and other names beginning with the same sound.
ALLY (1) f English
Diminutive of ALISON, ALEXANDRA and other names beginning with the same sound.
ALLY (2) m Scottish
Diminutive of ALISTAIR.
ALYONA f Russian
Originally a Russian diminutive of YELENA. It is now used independently.
AMANDINE f French
French diminutive of AMANDA.
ANĐA f Croatian, Serbian
Diminutive of ANĐELA.
ANDI f English
Diminutive of ANDREA (2).
ANDY m & f English
Diminutive of ANDREW or sometimes ANDREA (2). American pop artist and filmmaker Andy Warhol (1928-1987) was a famous bearer of this name.
ANE (1) f Danish
Danish diminutive of ANNA.
ANGELINA f Italian, English, Russian, German, Dutch, Spanish, Greek, Macedonian
Latinate diminutive of ANGELA. A famous bearer is American actress Angelina Jolie (1975-).
ANGELINE f French
French diminutive of ANGELA.
ANGELINO m Italian, Spanish
Diminutive of ANGELO or ÁNGEL.
ANGELITA f Spanish
Spanish diminutive of ANGELA.
ANGIE f English
Diminutive of ANGELA.
ANIA f Polish, Russian
Polish diminutive of ANNA, and a variant Russian transcription of ANYA.
ANINA f German
Diminutive of ANNA.
ANITA (1) f Spanish, Portuguese, Croatian, Slovene, English, Dutch, German, Swedish, Norwegian, Danish, Finnish, Polish, Latvian
Spanish, Portuguese, Croatian and Slovene diminutive of ANA.
ANNETTA f Italian
Latinate diminutive of ANNA.
ANNIE f English, French, Dutch
Diminutive of ANNE (1).
ANNIKA f Swedish, Dutch, Finnish, German, English (Modern)
Swedish diminutive of ANNA.
ANTONELLA f Italian
Feminine diminutive of Antonius (see ANTHONY).
ANTONETTE f English
Diminutive of ANTONIA.
ANTONIETTA f Italian
Diminutive of ANTONIA.
ANYA f Russian
Russian diminutive of ANNA.
AODHÁN m Irish, Scottish, Irish Mythology
From the old Irish name Áedán, a diminutive of Áed (see AODH). This was the name of an Irish monk and saint of the 7th century. It was also borne by several characters in Irish mythology.
ARCHIE m Scottish, English
Diminutive of ARCHIBALD. This name is borne by Archie Andrews, an American comic-book character created in 1941.
ARIS (2) m Dutch
Diminutive of ADRIAAN.
ARLIE f & m English
Diminutive of ARLINE and other names beginning with Arl.
ARNE (2) m German
Diminutive of ARNOLD.
ARNIE m English
Diminutive of ARNOLD.
ART m English
Short form of ARTHUR.
ASIA (2) f Polish
Polish diminutive of JOANNA.
ASTA f Swedish, Norwegian, Danish
Short form of ASTRID.
AUDIE f English
Diminutive of AUDREY.
AUDREY f English
Medieval diminutive of ÆÐELÞRYÐ. This was the name of a 7th-century saint, a princess of East Anglia who founded a monastery at Ely. It was also borne by a character in Shakespeare's comedy 'As You Like It' (1599). At the end of the Middle Ages the name became rare due to association with the word tawdry (which was derived from St. Audrey, the name of a fair where cheap lace was sold), but it was revived in the 19th century. A famous bearer was British actress Audrey Hepburn (1929-1993).
AVI m Hebrew
Means "my father" in Hebrew. It is also a diminutive of AVRAHAM or AVIRAM.
BABETTE f French
French diminutive of ELIZABETH.
BABS f English
Diminutive of BARBARA.
BAIRRE m Irish
Diminutive of FIONNBHARR or BARRFHIONN.
BÄRBEL f German
German diminutive of BARBARA.
BARBIE f English
Diminutive of BARBARA.
BARNEY m English
Diminutive of BARNABAS, BERNARD or BARNABY.
BART m English, Dutch
Short form of BARTHOLOMEW. This name is borne by a cartoon boy on the television series 'The Simpsons'.
BARTA m Hungarian
Hungarian short form of BERTALAN.
BASTET f Egyptian Mythology
Variant of BAST. This form of the name, a diminutive, was given to her after the similar goddess Sekhmet (protector of Upper Egypt) became more important.
BATE m Medieval English
Medieval diminutive of BARTHOLOMEW.
BEA f English
Short form of BEATRIX.
BECCA f English
Short form of REBECCA.
BECKY f English
Diminutive of REBECCA.
BELINHA f Portuguese
Portuguese diminutive of ISABEL.
BELLA f English
Short form of ISABELLA and other names ending in bella. It is also associated with the Italian word bella meaning "beautiful".
BEN (1) m English, German, Dutch
Short form of BENJAMIN or BENEDICT. A notable bearer was Ben Jonson (1572-1637), an English poet and playwright.
BENJ m English
Short form of BENJAMIN.
BENJI m English
Diminutive of BENJAMIN.
BENNIE m English
Diminutive of BENJAMIN or BENEDICT.
BENNY m English
Diminutive of BENJAMIN or BENEDICT.
BEPPE m Italian
Diminutive of GIUSEPPE.
BERNARDETTA f Italian
Italian feminine form of BERNARD.
BERNARDINA f Italian
Italian feminine diminutive of BERNARDO.
BERNETTA f English
Diminutive of BERENICE.
BERNIE m & f English
Diminutive of BERNARD, BERNADETTE, BERNICE, and other names beginning with Bern.
BERTIE m & f English
Diminutive of ALBERT, HERBERT, and other names containing bert (often derived from the Germanic element beraht meaning "bright").
BERTILLE f French
French diminutive of BERTHA.
BESS f English
Diminutive of ELIZABETH.
BESSIE f English
Diminutive of ELIZABETH.
BET f Frisian, Limburgish
Frisian and Limburgish short form of ELISABETH.
BETH f English
Short form of ELIZABETH, or sometimes BETHANY.
BETSY f English
Diminutive of ELIZABETH.
BETTE f English
Diminutive of ELIZABETH. A famous bearer was American actress Bette Davis (1908-1989).
BETTIE f English
Diminutive of ELIZABETH.
BETTINA f German, Italian
Diminutive of ELISABETH (German) or BENEDETTA or ELISABETTA (Italian).
BETTY f English
Diminutive of ELIZABETH.
BETTYE f English
Variant of BETTY.
BEV f English
Short form of BEVERLY.
BIDDY f Irish, English
Diminutive of BRIDGET.
BILLIE m & f English
Diminutive of BILL. It is also used as a feminine form of WILLIAM.
BILLY m English
Diminutive of BILL. A notable bearer was the American outlaw Billy the Kid (1859-1881), whose real name was William H. Bonney.
BINDY f English
Diminutive of BELINDA.
BOBBI f English
Diminutive of ROBERTA or BARBARA.
BOBBIE f & m English
Variant of BOBBY. As a feminine name it can be a diminutive of ROBERTA or BARBARA.
BOBBY m English
Diminutive of BOB. Hockey greats Bobby Hull (1939-) and Bobby Orr (1948-) have borne this name.
BORYA m Russian
Diminutive of BORIS.
BOŽO m Croatian, Serbian, Slovene
Originally a diminutive of BOŽIDAR and other names beginning with the Slavic element bozy meaning "divine".
BRITTA f Swedish, Norwegian, Danish
Scandinavian short form of BIRGITTA.
BROGAN m & f Irish
Derived from Gaelic bróg "shoe" combined with a diminutive suffix. This was the name of several Irish saints, including Saint Patrick's scribe.
BRON f Welsh
Short form of BRONWEN.
BRUNELLA f Italian
Feminine diminutive of BRUNO.
BUCK m English
From an English nickname meaning simply "buck, male deer", ultimately from Old English bucc.
BUFFY f English
Diminutive of ELIZABETH, from a child's pronunciation of the final syllable. It is now associated with the main character from the television series 'Buffy the Vampire Slayer' (1997-2003).
BUNNY f English
Diminutive of BERENICE.
BURT m English
Short form of BURTON.
CALE m English
Short form of CALEB.
CALLIE f English
Diminutive of CAROLINE, or sometimes of names beginning with Cal.
CAMMIE f English
Diminutive of CAMILLA.
CANDY f English
Diminutive of CANDACE. It is also influenced by the English word candy.
CAOMHÁN m Ancient Irish
Diminutive of CAOMH. This was the name of a 6th-century Irish saint.
CARLENE f English
Feminine diminutive of CARL.
CARMELITA f Spanish
Spanish diminutive of CARMEL.
CARRIE f English
Diminutive of CAROLINE.
CARRY f English
Diminutive of CAROLINE.
CASS f & m English
Short form of CASSANDRA, CASSIDY, and other names beginning with Cass.
CAT f & m English
Diminutive of CATHERINE. It can also be a nickname from the English word for the animal.
CATE f English (Rare)
Variant of KATE. A famous bearer is Australian actress Cate Blanchett (1975-).
CATHY f English
Diminutive of CATHERINE.
CECE f English
Diminutive of CECILIA and other names containing a similar sound.
CELINA f Polish
Short form of MARCELINA.
CESARINA f Italian
Feminine diminutive of CESARE.
CHANCE m English
Originally a diminutive of CHAUNCEY. It is now usually given in reference to the English word chance meaning "luck, fortune" (ultimately derived from Latin cadens "falling").
CHARLENE f English
Feminine diminutive of CHARLES.
CHARLEY m & f English
Diminutive or feminine form of CHARLES.
CHARLIE m & f English
Diminutive or feminine form of CHARLES. A famous bearer is Charlie Brown, the main character in the comic strip 'Peanuts' by Charles Schulz.
CHARLINE f French
French feminine diminutive of CHARLES.
CHARLOTTE f French, English, German, Swedish, Norwegian, Danish, Dutch
French feminine diminutive of CHARLES. It was introduced to Britain in the 17th century. A notable bearer was Charlotte Brontë (1816-1855), the eldest of the three Brontë sisters and the author of 'Jane Eyre' and 'Villette'.
CHAS m English
Diminutive of CHARLES.
CHAZ m English
Diminutive of CHARLES.
CHELLE f English
Diminutive of MICHELLE.
CHER f English
Short form of CHERYL. In the case of the American musician Cher (1946-), it is short for her real name CHERILYN.
CHERRY f English
Simply means "cherry" from the name of the fruit. It can also be a diminutive of CHARITY. It has been in use since the late 19th century.
CHET m English
Short form of CHESTER.
CHIARINA f Italian
Diminutive of CHIARA.
CHIP m English
Diminutive of CHARLES or CHRISTOPHER. It can also be from a nickname given in reference to the phrase a chip off the old block, used of a son who is similar to his father.
CHRISSIE f English
Diminutive of CHRISTINE.
CHRISSY f English
Diminutive of CHRISTINE.
CHRISTI f English
Diminutive of CHRISTINE.
CHRISTY (1) f English
Diminutive of CHRISTINE.
CHUCHO m Spanish
Spanish diminutive of JESÚS.
CHUCK m English
Diminutive of CHARLES. It originated in America in the early 20th century. Two famous bearers of this name were pilot Chuck Yeager (1923-), the first man to travel faster than the speed of sound, and the musician Chuck Berry (1926-2017), one of the pioneers of rock music.
CIANÁN m Irish
Diminutive of CIAN. This was the name of a 5th-century Irish saint.
CIARÁN m Irish
Diminutive of CIAR. This was the name of two Irish saints: Saint Ciarán the Elder, the patron of the Kingdom of Munster, and Saint Ciarán of Clonmacnoise, the founder of a monastery in the 6th century.
CILLA f Swedish, Dutch
Diminutive of CECILIA.
CINDY f English
Diminutive of CYNTHIA.
CLARETTA f Italian
Diminutive of CLARA.
CLARETTE f English (Rare)
Diminutive of CLARA.
CLAUDIE f French
French feminine variant of CLAUDE.
CLAY m English
From an English surname that originally referred to a person who lived near or worked with clay. This name can also be a short form of CLAYTON.
CLEM m English
Short form of CLEMENT.
CLEO f & m English
Short form of CLEOPATRA, CLEON or CLEOPAS.
CLETUS m English
Short form of ANACLETUS. This name is sometimes used to refer to the third pope, Saint Anacletus. It can also function an an Anglicized form of KLEITOS.
CLEVE m English
Short form of CLEVELAND.
CLIFF m English
Short form of CLIFFORD or CLIFTON.
COBY m & f English
Masculine or feminine diminutive of JACOB.
COLETTE f French
Short form of NICOLETTE. Saint Colette was a 15th-century French nun who gave her money to the poor. This was also the pen name of the French author Sidonie-Gabrielle Colette (1873-1954).
COLIN (2) m English
Medieval diminutive of Col, a short form of NICHOLAS.
COLINE f French
Diminutive of NICOLE.
CONCETTINA f Italian
Diminutive of CONCETTA.
CONCHA f Spanish
Diminutive of CONCEPCIÓN. This name can also mean "seashell" in Spanish.
CONCHITA f Spanish
Diminutive of CONCHA.
CONNIE f & m English
Diminutive of CONSTANCE and other names beginning with Con. It is occasionally a masculine name, a diminutive of CORNELIUS or CONRAD.
CORETTA f English
Diminutive of CORA. It was borne by Coretta Scott King (1927-2006), the wife of Martin Luther King.
CORRADINO m Italian
Diminutive of CORRADO.
CORRIE f English, Dutch
Diminutive of CORINNA, CORA, CORNELIA and other names starting with Cor. Since the 1970s it has also been used as a feminine form of COREY.
CROCETTA f Italian
Diminutive of CROCIFISSA.
CURT m English
Either a variant of KURT or short form of CURTIS.
CYNDI f English
Short form of CYNTHIA.
DAI m Welsh
Derived from the old Celtic word dei meaning "to shine". This name is also used as a Welsh diminutive of DAVID.
DAISY f English
Simply from the English word for the white flower, ultimately derived from Old English dægeseage meaning "day eye". It was first used as a given name in the 19th century, at the same time many other plant and flower names were coined.
DANETTE f English
Feminine diminutive of DANIEL.
DANIA (1) f Italian
Italian diminutive of DANIELA.
DANITA f English
Feminine diminutive of DANIEL.
DANNIE m English
Diminutive of DANIEL.
DANNY m English
Diminutive of DANIEL.
DARINA (2) f Czech, Slovak, Bulgarian
Derived from the Slavic word dar meaning "gift". It can also be used as a diminutive of DARIA.
DARINKA f Slovene, Croatian
Either a diminutive of DARIJA, or a derivative of the Slavic word dar meaning "gift".
DARKO m Croatian, Serbian, Slovene, Macedonian
Originally a diminutive of names containing the Slavic element daru meaning "gift".
DARLA f English
Short form of DARLENE.
DAVEY m English
Diminutive of DAVID.
DAVIE m English, Scottish
Diminutive of DAVID.
DAVY m English
Diminutive of DAVID.
DAW m Medieval English
Medieval diminutive of DAVID.
DEB f English
Short form of DEBORAH.
DEBBIE f English
Diminutive of DEBORAH.
DEBBY f English
Diminutive of DEBORAH.
DEBI f English
Diminutive of DEBORAH.
DEE f & m English
Short form of names beginning with D. It may also be given in reference to the Dee River in Scotland.
DELIA (2) f English
Short form of ADELIA or BEDELIA.
DELLA f English
Diminutive of ADELA or ADELAIDE. A famous bearer is American actress and singer Della Reese (1931-).
DEMI f Greek
Alternate transcription of Greek Δημη (see DIMI).
DEN m English
Short form of DENNIS.
DENNY m English
Diminutive of DENNIS.
DESI m Spanish
Diminutive of DESIDERIO.
DETTA f English (Rare)
Short form of names that end in detta.
DEX m English
Short form of DEXTER.
DI f English
Short form of DIANA.
DICK (1) m English
Medieval diminutive of RICHARD. The change in the initial consonant is said to have been caused by the way the trilled Norman R was pronounced by the English.
DICUN m Medieval English
Medieval diminutive of DICK (1).
DIMA (2) m Russian
Diminutive of DIMITRI.
DINA (2) f Italian, Portuguese
Short form of names ending in dina, such as BERNARDINA or ONDINA.
DINO m Italian, Croatian
Short form of names ending in dino or tino.
DIOT f Medieval English
Medieval diminutive of DIONYSIA.
DITA f Czech, German, Latvian
Short form of names containing dit, such as JUDITA, and German names beginning with Diet, such as DIETLINDE.
DITTE f Danish
Danish diminutive of EDITH, DOROTHEA or names containing dit. It was popularized by Martin Andersen Nexø's novel 'Ditte, Child of Man' (1921) and the film adaptation (1946).
DODIE f English
Diminutive of DOROTHY.
DOLLIE f English
Variant of DOLLY.
DOLLY f English
Diminutive of DOROTHY. Doll and Dolly were used from the 16th century, and the common English word doll (for the plaything) is derived from them. In modern times this name is also sometimes used as a diminutive of DOLORES.
DOM m English
Short form of DOMINIC.
DONATELLA f Italian
Diminutive of DONATA.
DONNIE m English
Diminutive of DONALD.
DONNY m English
Diminutive of DONALD.
DORETTA f English, Italian
Diminutive of DORA.
DORIN m Romanian
Romanian, possibly a form of DORIAN or a diminutive of TEODOR.
DORY f English
Diminutive of DOROTHY or DORIS. This is the name of a fish in the animated film 'Finding Nemo' (2003).
DOSIA f Polish
Diminutive of TEODOZJA or DOROTA.
DOT f English
Diminutive of DOROTHY.
DOTTIE f English
Diminutive of DOROTHY.
DOTTY f English
Diminutive of DOROTHY.
DOUG m English
Short form of DOUGLAS.
DRUSILLA f Biblical, Ancient Roman, Biblical Latin
Feminine diminutive of the Roman family name DRUSUS. In Acts in the New Testament Drusilla is the wife of Felix.
DUDEL m Yiddish
Yiddish diminutive of DAVID.
EBBE m Danish, Swedish, Norwegian, German (Rare)
Diminutive of EBERHARD and other names beginning with the Germanic element ebur meaning "wild boar". In Scandinavia it is also a diminutive of ESBEN.
EBEN m English
Short form of EBENEZER.
ED m English, Dutch
Short form of EDWARD, EDMUND, and other names beginning with Ed.
EDA (2) f Medieval English
Medieval diminutive of EDITH.
EDDIE m & f English
Diminutive of EDWARD, EDMUND, and other names beginning with Ed.
EDDY m English
Diminutive of EDWARD, EDMUND, and other names beginning with Ed.
EDI m Slovene, Croatian
Slovene diminutive of EDVARD and a Croatian diminutive of EDUARD.
EDIE f English
Diminutive of EDITH.
EGIL m Norwegian, Swedish, Danish
From the Old Norse name Egill, a diminutive of names that began with the element agi "awe, terror". This was the name of a semi-legendary Icelandic warrior.
EIKE m & f German
Short form of names beginning with the Germanic element ag "edge".
EILIDH f Scottish
Diminutive of EILIONOIR, sometimes taken to be a Gaelic form of HELEN.
ELA (1) f Polish
Diminutive of ELŻBIETA.
ELEA f English
Short form of ELEANOR. This was also the name of an ancient Italian town (modern Velia) which is well known for being the home of the philosopher Parmenides and his student Zeno of Elea, who was famous for his paradoxes.
ELIZA f English, Polish, Portuguese (Brazilian)
Short form of ELIZABETH. It was borne by the character Eliza Doolittle in George Bernard Shaw's play 'Pygmalion' (1913) and the subsequent musical adaptation 'My Fair Lady' (1956).
ELKE (1) f Dutch, German, Frisian
Frisian diminutive of ADELHEID.
ELLA (2) f English, Swedish, Norwegian, Danish, Finnish
Diminutive of ELEANOR, ELLEN (1), and other names beginning with El. It can also be a short form of names ending in ella.
ELLE f English (Modern)
Diminutive of ELEANOR and other names beginning with El. This name can also be given in reference to the French pronoun elle meaning "she".
ELLIE f English
Diminutive of ELEANOR, ELLEN (1), and other names beginning with El.
ELLY f English, Dutch
Dutch diminutive of ELISABETH or an English variant of ELLIE.
ELMA f Dutch, German, English
Short form of WILHELMINE or names ending in elma, such as ANSELMA. It has also been recorded as a combination of ELIZABETH and MARY, as in the case of the 19th-century daughter of the Earl of Elgin, who was named using her mother's first and middle names.
ELSIE f English
Diminutive of ELIZABETH.
ELYSE f English
Diminutive of ELIZABETH. It was popularized in the early 1980s by a character from the television comedy 'Family Ties'.
EMMELINE f English
From an Old French form of the Germanic name Amelina, originally a diminutive of Germanic names beginning with the element amal meaning "work". The Normans introduced this name to England.
EMMIE f English
Diminutive of EMMA or EMILY.
ENA (2) f Croatian
Short form of IRENA.
ERMO m Medieval Italian
Italian diminutive of ERASMUS.
ERNIE m English
Diminutive of ERNEST.
ESSI f Finnish
Finnish diminutive of ESTHER.
ESSIE f English
Diminutive of ESTELLE or ESTHER.
ESTA f English
Diminutive of ESTHER.
ESTEE f Jewish
Diminutive of ESTHER. A famous bearer was the American businesswoman Estée Lauder (1908-2004), founder of the cosmetics company that bears her name. Her birth name was Josephine Esther Mentzer. Apparently she added the accent to her name Estee in order to make it appear French.
ETTA f English
Short form of HENRIETTA and other names that end with etta. A famous bearer was the American singer Etta James (1938-2012), who took her stage name from her real given name Jamesetta.
ETTIE f English
Diminutive of HENRIETTA and other names ending with etta or ette.
EULA f English
Short form of EULALIA.
EVIE f English
Diminutive of EVE or EVELYN.
EVVIE f English
Diminutive of EVE or EVELYN.
FABIOLA f Italian, Spanish, Ancient Roman
Diminutive of FABIA. This was the name of a 4th-century saint from Rome.
FABÓ m Hungarian
Diminutive of FÁBIÁN.
FANNY f English, French, Spanish
Diminutive of FRANCES, FRANÇOISE or STÉPHANIE. In the English-speaking world this has been a vulgar slang word since the late 19th century, and the name has subsequently dropped out of common use.
FEIVEL m Yiddish (Rare)
Diminutive of FAIVISH.
FEMKE f Dutch, Frisian
Diminutive of Germanic names beginning with the element frid "peace". It also coincides with a Frisian word meaning "little girl".
FERDIE m English
Diminutive of FERDINAND.
FERMINTXO m Basque
Basque diminutive of FIRMIN.
FIFI f French
Diminutive of JOSÉPHINE.
FINA f Italian
Short form of SERAFINA. Saint Fina, also known as Saint Serafina, was a 13th-century girl from the town of San Gimignano in Italy.
FITO m Spanish
Diminutive of ADOLFO or RODOLFO.
FLANAGAN m English (Rare)
From an Irish surname which was derived from Ó Flannagáin meaning "descendant of Flannagán". The given name Flannagán is derived from Irish flann "red" and a diminutive suffix.
FLICK f English
Diminutive of FELICITY.