Frisian Names

Frisian names are used in Friesland in the northern Netherlands and in East and North Frisia in northwestern Germany. See also about Frisian Names.
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ABBEmFrisian
Originally a short form of Germanic names beginning with the element adal meaning "noble".
ADDEmFrisian
Originally a short form of Germanic names beginning with the element adal meaning "noble".
ADE (2)mFrisian
Variant of ADDE.
AGE (1)mFrisian
Originally a short form of Germanic names beginning with the element agil meaning "edge (of a sword), blade".
AIKEmFrisian
Originally a short form of Germanic names beginning with the element agil meaning "edge (of a sword), blade".
ALDERTmFrisian, Dutch
Frisian form of a Germanic name, either ALDHARD or ADALHARD.
ALE (2)mFrisian
Originally a short form of Germanic names beginning with the element adal meaning "noble".
ALKEmFrisian
Originally a short form of Germanic names beginning with the element adal meaning "noble".
ALLEmFrisian
Originally a short form of Germanic names beginning with the element adal meaning "noble".
ALTE (2)mFrisian
Originally a short form of Germanic names beginning with the element ald meaning "old".
AMSEmFrisian
Originally a short form of the Germanic name ADELMAR.
ANE (2)mFrisian
Short form of names beginning with the Germanic element arn "eagle".
ANNE (2)mFrisian
Short form of names beginning with the Germanic element arn "eagle".
ANTE (2)mFrisian
Short form of names beginning with the Germanic element and "wrath, zeal".
ANTJEfFrisian, Dutch, Low German
Frisian, Dutch and Low German diminutive of ANNA.
ARKEmFrisian
Originally a short form of Germanic names beginning with the element arn meaning "eagle".
ASSEmFrisian
Originally a short form of Germanic names beginning with the element asc meaning "ash tree" or ans meaning "god".
ATSEmFrisian
Originally a short form of Germanic names beginning with the element adal meaning "noble".
AUKEmFrisian
Possibly a Frisian diminutive of AUGUSTINUS or AURELIUS.
BAAKmFrisian
Originally a short form of names starting with the Germanic element badu "fight, struggle".
BENT (2)mFrisian
Frisian variant of BEN (2).
BETfFrisian, Limburgish
Frisian and Limburgish short form of ELISABETH.
DIEUWEmFrisian
Frisian short form of Germanic names beginning with the element diet, originally theud meaning "people".
DIEUWERmFrisian
Frisian form of the Germanic name Dietwar, a later form of THEODOAR.
DIEUWERTmFrisian
Frisian form of the Germanic name Dietwart, a later form of THEODOARD.
DIEUWKEfFrisian
Feminine form of DIEUWE.
DURKmFrisian
Frisian variant of DIRK.
EILERTmFrisian, Swedish, Norwegian, Danish
Frisian and Scandinavian form of EGILHARD.
ELKE (1)fDutch, German, Frisian
Frisian diminutive of ADELHEID.
ESEmFrisian
Possibly a Frisian form of ANSO.
FEDDEmFrisian
Short form of Frisian names beginning with the Germanic element frid "peace".
FEMKEfDutch, Frisian
Diminutive of Germanic names beginning with the element frid "peace". It also coincides with a Frisian word meaning "little girl".
FEMMEmDutch, Frisian
Diminutive of Germanic names beginning with the element frid "peace".
FEN (2)mFrisian
Diminutive of Germanic names beginning with the element frid "peace".
FENNAfDutch, Frisian
Feminine form of FEN (2).
FRISOmFrisian
Refers to a member of the ethnic group, the Frisians, a Germanic tribe of northwest Europe. Friesland in the Netherlands is named for them.
GERRITmDutch, Frisian
Dutch and Frisian form of GERARD.
HEIKEf & mLow German, Frisian, Dutch
Low German diminutive of HENRIKE or HEINRICH.
HEIKOmLow German, Frisian, Dutch
Low German diminutive of HEINRICH.
HIDDEmFrisian
Frisian short form of names containing the Germanic element hild meaning "battle".
IME (2)m & fFrisian
Short form of names beginning with the Germanic element ermen meaning "whole, universal".
INKAfFrisian, Finnish, German
Frisian and Finnish feminine form of INGE, and a German variant.
ISA (3)mFrisian, Ancient Germanic
Short form of Germanic names beginning with the element is "ice, iron".
JAPIKmFrisian (Rare)
Frisian form of JACOB (or JAMES).
JELLEmFrisian, Dutch
Originally a Frisian short form of Germanic names beginning with the element gild "sacrifice, value". It can also be a Dutch diminutive of WILLEM.
JELTJEfFrisian, Dutch
Feminine form of JELLE.
JELTSJEfFrisian, Dutch
Feminine form of JELLE.
JORISmDutch, Frisian
Dutch and Frisian form of GEORGE.
JORRITmFrisian
Frisian form of GERARD.
JURREmFrisian
Short form of JURRYT.
JURRYTmFrisian
Frisian form of GERARD.
KAI (1)mFrisian, German, Swedish, Norwegian, Danish, Finnish, Dutch
Meaning uncertain, possibly a Frisian diminutive of GERHARD, NICOLAAS, CORNELIS or GAIUS.
KLAESmFrisian
Frisian short form of NICHOLAS.
LOURENSmFrisian, Dutch
Frisian form of Laurentius (see LAURENCE (1)).
LUBBERTmFrisian
Derived from the Germanic elements leud "people" and beraht "bright".
LYSfFrisian
Frisian diminutive of ELISABETH. It also coincides with the French word for "lily".
MAIKEfFrisian, German
Frisian diminutive of MARIA.
MAREIKEfFrisian, German
Frisian and German diminutive of MARIA.
MARIAf & mItalian, Portuguese, Catalan, Occitan, German, Swedish, Norwegian, Danish, Faroese, Dutch, Frisian, Greek, Polish, Romanian, English, Finnish, Corsican, Sardinian, Basque, Russian, Bulgarian, Ukrainian, Biblical Greek, Biblical Latin, Old Church Slavic
Latin form of Greek Μαρια, from Hebrew מִרְיָם (see MARY). Maria 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]
MEINEmFrisian, Dutch, German
Originally a short form of Germanic names beginning with the element magan meaning "strength".
MINKEm & fFrisian, Dutch
Diminutive and feminine form of MEINE.
NIENKEfFrisian
Frisian diminutive of KATHERINE.
NINEfFrisian
Frisian short form of KATHERINE.
NYNKEfFrisian
Frisian diminutive of KATHERINE.
PITTERmFrisian, Limburgish
Frisian and Limburgish form of PETER.
REIN (1)mGerman, Frisian, Dutch
Originally a short form of Germanic names beginning with the element ragin "advice, counsel".
REINDERTmFrisian
Frisian form of REINHARD.
ROANmFrisian
Variant of RONNE.
RONNEmFrisian
Frisian short form of Germanic names beginning with the element hraban meaning "raven".
SIEMENmDutch, Frisian
Dutch and Frisian form of SIMON (1).
SIETmFrisian
Frisian short form of names beginning with the Germanic element sigu meaning "victory".
SIETSEmFrisian
Diminutive of SIET.
SIKKEmFrisian
Frisian diminutive of Germanic names beginning with the element sigu which means "victory".
SJOERDmFrisian, Dutch
Frisian form of SIGURD.
TIEDEmFrisian, Dutch
Frisian form of DIEDE.
TJAARDmFrisian, Dutch
Frisian form of THEODOARD.
TJEERDmFrisian, Dutch
Frisian form of THEODOARD.
WATEmFrisian
Possibly a Frisian short form of WALTER.
WATSEmFrisian
Diminutive of WATE.
WESSELmFrisian, Dutch, German
Diminutive of WERNER.
WIBOmFrisian, Dutch
Diminutive of WIEBE.
WIDEmFrisian
Frisian form of WIDO.
WIEBEmFrisian, Dutch, German
Medieval short form of Germanic names containing the element wig meaning "war".
WIEBKEfFrisian, German
Feminine form of WIEBE.
WOBmFrisian, Dutch
Frisian diminutive of Germanic names beginning with the element wald meaning "rule".
WOBBEm & fFrisian
Variant and feminine form of WOB.
WUBBEmFrisian, Dutch
Variant of WOB.