Names Categorized "rainbow"

This is a list of names in which the categories include rainbow.
gender
usage
Enfys f Welsh
Means "rainbow" in Welsh. This name was first used in the 19th century.
Hong m & f Chinese
From Chinese (hóng) meaning "rainbow", (hóng) meaning "enlarge, expand, great" (which is usually only masculine) or 鸿 (hóng) meaning "wild swan, great, vast" (also usually only masculine). Other characters can also form this name.
Iiris f Finnish
Finnish form of Iris.
Irida f Greek
Greek variant of Iris, from the genitive form Ἴριδος (Iridos).
Iridián f Spanish (Mexican, Modern)
Means "related to Iris or rainbows", ultimately from Greek ἶρις (genitive ἴριδος). It briefly entered the American top 1000 list in 1995, likely due to a Mexican singer named Iridián.
Íris f Portuguese, Icelandic
Portuguese and Icelandic form of Iris.
Iris f Greek Mythology, English, German, Dutch, Swedish, Norwegian, Danish, Finnish, French, Spanish, Catalan, Italian, Slovene, Croatian, Greek
Means "rainbow" in Greek. Iris was the name of the Greek goddess of the rainbow, also serving as a messenger to the gods. This name can also be given in reference to the word (which derives from the same Greek source) for the iris flower or the coloured part of the eye.
Ixchel f Mayan Mythology, Indigenous American, Mayan
Possibly means "rainbow lady", from Classic Maya ix "lady" and chel "rainbow". Ixchel was a Maya goddess associated with the earth, jaguars, medicine and childbirth. She was often depicted with a snake in her hair and crossbones embroidered on her skirt.
Keshet m & f Hebrew
Means "rainbow" in Hebrew.
Opal f English
From the English word opal for the iridescent gemstone, the birthstone of October. The word ultimately derives from Sanskrit उपल (upala) meaning "jewel".
Rainbow f English (Rare)
From the English word for the arc of multicoloured light that can appear in a misty sky.
Solongo f Mongolian
Means "rainbow" in Mongolian.
Tagwanibisan f Indigenous American, Algonquin
Means "rainbow" in Alqonguin.
Vaiva f Lithuanian
From Lithuanian vaivorykštė meaning "rainbow".