Names Categorized "pure"

This is a list of names in which the categories include pure.
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AIKATERINE f Ancient Greek
Ancient Greek form of KATHERINE.
AMALA f Tamil, Indian, Malayalam
Derived from Sanskrit अमल (amala) meaning "clean, pure".
BISTRA f Bulgarian, Macedonian
Means "clean, pure" in Bulgarian and Macedonian.
CATELINE f Medieval French
Medieval French form of KATHERINE.
CATHERINE f French, English
French form of KATHERINE, and also a common English variant.
CATHRINE f Swedish, Norwegian, Danish
Scandinavian form of KATHERINE.
CATRINE f Swedish
Swedish variant of KATRINE.
DALISAY f Filipino, Tagalog
Means "pure" in Tagalog.
EKATERINE f Georgian
Georgian form of KATHERINE.
GLENDA f English
Probably a feminine form of GLENN using the suffix da (from names such as LINDA and WANDA). This name was not regularly used until the 20th century.
GLENYS f Welsh
Elaboration of the Welsh word glân meaning "pure, clean, holy". This name was created in the late 19th century.
Italian cognate of INMACULADA.
Latin form of INMACULADA.
JUN (2) m & f Japanese
From Japanese (jun) meaning "pure", (jun) meaning "moisture", (jun) meaning "pure, clean, simple", or other kanji that are pronounced the same way.
KARINE (2) f Norwegian
Elaborated form of KARIN.
KATARINE f German (Rare)
German variant form of KATHERINE.
KATHARINE f English, German
English variant of KATHERINE and German variant of KATHARINA. A famous bearer was American actress Katharine Hepburn (1907-2003).
From the Greek name Αἰκατερίνη (Aikaterine). The etymology is debated: it could derive from an earlier Greek name Ἑκατερινη (Hekaterine), itself from ἑκάτερος (hekateros) meaning "each of the two"; it could derive from the name of the goddess HECATE; it could be related to Greek αἰκία (aikia) meaning "torture"; or it could be from a Coptic name meaning "my consecration of your name". In the early Christian era it became associated with Greek καθαρός (katharos) meaning "pure", and the Latin spelling was changed from Katerina to Katharina to reflect this.... [more]
KATHRINE f Danish, Norwegian
Danish and Norwegian form of KATHERINE.
KATRINE f Danish, Norwegian
Danish and Norwegian form of KATHERINE.
KIYOSHI m Japanese
From Japanese (kiyoshi) or (kiyoshi) both meaning "pure". Other kanji or kanji combinations can also form this name.
MI-SUK f Korean
From Sino-Korean (mi) meaning "beautiful" and (suk) meaning "good, pure, virtuous, charming", as well as other combinations of hanja characters with the same pronunciations.
PHOEBE f English, Greek Mythology (Latinized), Biblical, Biblical Latin
Latinized form of the Greek name Φοίβη (Phoibe), which meant "bright, pure" from Greek φοῖβος (phoibos). In Greek mythology Phoibe was a Titan associated with the moon. This was also an epithet of her granddaughter, the moon goddess Artemis. The name appears in Paul's epistle to the Romans in the New Testament, where it belongs to a female minister in the church at Cenchreae. In England, it began to be used as a given name after the Protestant Reformation. A moon of Saturn bears this name (in honour of the Titan).
SAFI m Arabic
Means "pure" in Arabic.
SHUFEN f Chinese
From Chinese (shū) meaning "good, pure, virtuous, charming" combined with (fēn) meaning "fragrance, aroma, perfume". Other character combinations are possible as well.
SUK-JA f Korean
From Sino-Korean (suk) meaning "good, pure, virtuous, charming" and (ja) meaning "child". Other hanja characters can form this name as well. Korean feminine names ending with the character (a fashionable name suffix in Japan, read as -ko in Japanese) declined in popularity after 1945 when Korea was liberated from Japanese rule.
TAHİR m Turkish, Azerbaijani
Turkish and Azerbaijani form of TAHIR.
TAHIR m Arabic, Urdu, Bosnian
Means "virtuous, pure, chaste" in Arabic.
TAHIRA f Arabic, Urdu
Feminine form of TAHIR.
TAHİRE f Turkish
Turkish feminine form of TAHIR.
TÁHIRIH f History
Variant of TAHIRA. This was the title of Fatimah Baraghani, a 19th-century Persian poet, theologian and reformer.
THUẦN m Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese (thuần) meaning "pure, clean, simple".
ZACCAI m Biblical
From the Hebrew name זַכָּי (Zakkai) meaning "pure". This is the name of a minor character in the Old Testament.
ZACCHAEUS m Biblical
From Ζακχαῖος (Zakchaios), the Greek form of ZACCAI. In the New Testament he is a tax collector in Jericho who gives half his possessions to charity.
ZACCHEUS m Biblical Latin
Latin form of Zakchaios (see ZACCHAEUS) used in the Vulgate.
ZAKCHAIOS m Biblical Greek
Form of ZACCHAEUS used in the Greek New Testament.
ZAKI m Arabic
Means "pure" in Arabic.
ZAKKAI m Biblical Hebrew
Hebrew form of ZACCAI.