AGURNE f Basque
From Basque agur
meaning "greeting, salutation"
AINHOA f Basque
From the name of a town in southwest France where there is a famous image of the Virgin Mary
AITOR m Basque, Spanish
Possibly means "good fathers"
from Basque aita
"father" and on
"good". This was the name of a legendary ancestor of the Basques.
AMAIA f Basque
Means "the end"
in Basque. This is the name of a character in the historical novel Amaya, or the Basques in the 8th century
(1879) by Francisco Navarro-Villoslada (Amaya
in the Spanish original; Amaia
in the Basque translation).
ANNE (1) f French, English, Swedish, Norwegian, Danish, Finnish, Estonian, German, Dutch, Basque
French form of ANNA
. It was imported to England in the 13th century, but it did not become popular until three centuries later. The spelling variant Ann
was also commonly found from this period, and is still used to this day.... [more]
ARANTZAZU f Basque
From the name of a place near the Spanish town of Oñati where there is a sanctuary dedicated to the Virgin Mary
. Its name is derived from Basque arantza
ARGIDER m Basque
Derived from Basque argi
"light" and eder
BEGOÑA f Spanish, Basque
From the title of the Virgin Mary
, Nuestra Señora de Begoña
, meaning "Our Lady of Begoña", the patron saint of Biscay, Spain. Begoña is a district and basilica in the city of Bilbao.
EDURNE f Basque
in Basque, from edur
, a variant of elur
"snow". It is a Basque equivalent of Nieves
ENEKO m Basque
Possibly derived from Basque ene
"my" and ko
, a diminutive suffix. This was the name of the first king of Pamplona or Navarre (9th century), whose name is usually rendered as Íñigo
FERMIN m Basque
Basque form of FIRMIN
. This is the name of the patron saint of the city of Pamplona in Navarre, Spain.
GOIZEDER f Basque
Derived from Basque goiz
"morning" and eder
IDOIA f Basque
From the name of a sanctuary in Isaba, Navarre, possibly meaning "pond"
in Basque, an important place of worship of the Virgin Mary
ILARGI f Basque
in Basque, a compound of hil
"month" and argi
IRUNE f Basque
in Basque, derived from hiru
ITZIAR f Basque, Spanish
From the name of a Basque village that contains an important shrine to the Virgin Mary
, possibly meaning "old stone".
IZARO f Basque
in Basque, from the name of a small island off the Spanish coast in the Bay of Biscay.
MARIA f & m Italian, Portuguese, Catalan, Occitan, German, Swedish, Norwegian, Danish, Faroese, Dutch, Frisian, Greek, Polish, Romanian, English, Finnish, Estonian, Corsican, Sardinian, Basque, Russian, Bulgarian, Ukrainian, Biblical Greek, Biblical Latin, Old Church Slavic
Latin form of Greek Μαρία
, from Hebrew מִרְיָם
is the usual form of the name in many European languages, as well as a secondary form in other languages such as English (where the common spelling is Mary
). In some countries, for example Germany, Poland and Italy, Maria
is occasionally used as a masculine middle name.... [more]
NAGORE f Basque
From the name of a Basque village where there is a sanctuary dedicated to the Virgin Mary
NAIARA f Basque
From the Basque name of the Spanish city of Nájera, which is Arabic in origin. In the 12th century there was a reported apparition of the Virgin Mary
in a nearby cave.
UDANE f Basque
Derived from Basque uda
UXUE f Basque
From the Basque name of the Spanish town of Ujué where there is a church dedicated to the Virgin Mary
. Its name is derived from Basque usoa