Turkmen Names

Turkmen names are used in the country of Turkmenistan.
gender
usage
Annagül f Turkmen
Derived from Turkmen anna "Friday" and gül "flower, rose".
Arslan m Turkish, Turkmen
Turkish variant and Turkmen form of Aslan.
Atajan m Turkmen
From Turkmen ata meaning "father, ancestor" combined with the suffix jan meaning "dear, darling" (of Persian origin).
Aýna f Turkmen
Means "mirror" in Turkmen, ultimately from Persian آینه (ayneh).
Aýnabat f Turkmen
Derived from Turkmen "moon" and nabat "sweet, candy".
Azat m Tatar, Kazakh, Turkmen, Turkish, Armenian
Form of Azad in several languages.
Bahargül f Turkmen
Derived from Turkmen bahar meaning "spring" and gül meaning "flower, rose" (both roots ultimately of Persian origin).
Batyr m Turkmen
Turkmen form of the Turkic word bagatur meaning "hero, warrior".
Dzhamilya f Tajik, Turkmen
Tajik and Turkmen form of Jamilah.
Eziz m Turkmen
Turkmen form of Aziz.
Jennet f Turkmen
Turkmen form of Cennet.
Jeren f Turkmen
Turkmen form of Ceren.
Kadyr m Kyrgyz, Turkmen, Kazakh
Kyrgyz, Turkmen and Kazakh form of Qadir.
Maksat m Turkmen, Kyrgyz, Kazakh
Means "goal, purpose, intention" in Turkmen, Kyrgyz and Kazakh, all derived from Arabic مقصد (maqsid).
Mekan m Turkmen
Means "place, town, edge" in Turkmen, ultimately from Arabic مكان (makan) meaning "place, position".
Merdan m Turkmen
From Persian مردانه (mardaneh) meaning "manly, masculine".
Mergen m Turkmen
Means "sharp-eyed" in Turkmen.
Merjen f Turkmen
Turkmen form of Mercan.
Myrat m Turkmen
Turkmen form of Murad.
Nazar m Russian, Ukrainian, Turkmen, Armenian
Russian, Ukrainian, Turkmen and Armenian form of Nazarius.
Näzik f Turkmen
Means "gentle, tender, delicate" in Turkmen, ultimately from Persian نازک (nazok).
Oraz m Turkmen, Kazakh
Means "fasting, Ramadan" in Turkmen and Kazakh (of Persian origin).
Röwşen m Turkmen
Turkmen form of Roshan.
Ruslan m Russian, Tatar, Bashkir, Ukrainian, Belarusian, Kazakh, Kyrgyz, Uzbek, Turkmen, Azerbaijani, Ossetian, Chechen, Ingush, Avar, Circassian, Indonesian, Malay
Form of Yeruslan used by Aleksandr Pushkin in his poem Ruslan and Ludmila (1820), which was loosely based on Russian and Tatar folktales of Yeruslan Lazarevich.
Selbi f Turkmen
Means "cypress" in Turkmen (derived from Persian, ultimately from Sumerian).
Serdar m Turkish, Turkmen
Turkish and Turkmen form of Sardar.
Sona 2 f Turkmen
Turkmen form of Suna.
Süleýman m Turkmen
Turkmen form of Süleyman.
Ýusup m Turkmen
Turkmen form of Yosef (see Joseph).