Submitted Names with "president" in Description

This is a list of submitted names in which the description contains the keyword president.
Submitted names are contributed by users of this website. The accuracy of these name definitions cannot be guaranteed.
ARILDO m Portuguese (Brazilian)
This given name is predominantly in use in Brazil. It is probably the (Brazilian) Portuguese form of ARILD. Also compare ARALDO and AROLDO.... [more]
ASSUEER m Dutch (Rare)
Dutch form of AHASUERUS. One bearer was Willem Anne Assueer Jacob Schimmelpenninck van der Oye (1834-1889), a Dutch baron and politician who was president of the senate of the Netherlands from 1888 to his death.
ATIFETE f Albanian
This is the name of Kosovar politician and former president of Kosovo, Atifete Jahjaga.
AYMONE f French
Feminine form of AYMON.... [more]
BAINES m English (American)
Transferred use of the surname Baines. This was the middle name of President Lyndon B. Johnson.
BANRI m & f Japanese
From 万里 (banri) meaning "thousands of miles​," the second kanji referring to a unit of distance called ri.... [more]
BARRE m Somali
A name that comes from the Somali word bare which means "teacher." Barre was the last name (meaning the first name of the grandfather of) Mohamed Siad Barre (Somali spelling: Maxamed Siyaad Barre). Siad Barre was the military ruler and president of Somali from 1969 until 1991.
BARRON m English (Rare)
Derived from the English surname of Barron, which can be an occupational surname as well as a patronymic surname. As an occupational surname, it is derived from the noble rank of baron, which is originally of Old French origin... [more]
BARRON m American
The first name Barron comes from the word “Baron”. The definition for the word Baron is: A baron is a nobleman... A member of the aristocracy. Similarly, a business leader who is rich, powerful and influential is a baron... [more]
BLAŽO m Montenegrin, Serbian
Diminutive of BLAGOJE (also compare BLAŽ). A notable bearer of this name is the Montenegrin prime minister and president Blažo Jovanović (1907-1976).
BONZO m Popular Culture
Meaning unknown.... [more]
BOUNNHANG m Lao (Rare)
From Lao ບຸນ (bun) meaning "goodness, virtue" or "happiness, prosperity" and ຍັງ (nyang) meaning "always, remaining". A notable bearer is Bounnhang Vorachith (1937-), the current president of Laos.
BUNGOU m Japanese
From Japanese 文 (bun) meaning "sentence" combined with 剛 (gou) meaning "sturdy". Other kanji combinations are possible.... [more]
CAMARO m & f English
Very likely given in reference to the Chevrolet Camaro automobile. ... [more]
CHASKA m Sioux
Could possibly refer to the "first born son" in a Siouan language, perhaps from the Lakota čhiŋkší 'son' or the Dakota cinhintku or ciijca 'son'. ... [more]
COOLIDGE m English (American)
Transferred use of the surname COOLIDGE, given in honor of the 30th president of the United States, Calvin Coolidge (1872-1933).
DATIKO m Georgian
Diminutive of DAVIT. A known bearer of this name was the Georgian revolutionary Datiko Shevardnadze (1875-1909), who was a relative of the second president of Georgia, Eduard Shevardnadze (1928-2014).
DILMA f Portuguese (Brazilian)
Possibly a form of DELMA. This name is borne by Brazilian president-elect Dilma Rousseff.
DIVAVESI m Micronesian, Nauruan
The president of Nauru's name is Baron Divavesi Waqa.
ÉLYSÉE f French
In this spelling, the name is probably intended as a French form of ELYSIA.... [more]
EVO m Spanish (Latin American, Rare)
Apparently a masculine form of EVA. A notable bearer is Bolivian president Evo Morales.
FIDELITO m Spanish (Latin American)
Diminutive form of FIDEL.... [more]
FITZGERALD m English (American, Rare), Haitian Creole
Transferred use of the surname FITZGERALD. This was the middle name of President John F. Kennedy.
FLOREANA f Spanish
Originally the name of one of the Galapagos Islands. ... [more]
FORSETI m Norse Mythology
Forseti means "presiding one; president" in Old Norse (and in modern Icelandic and Faeroese as well).... [more]
FRANCINA f Catalan
Diminutive of FRANCESCA.... [more]
FUJIMORI m Japanese (Rare), South American (Modern, Rare)
Combination of FUJI and 盛 (mori) meaning "heap, pile," 森 (mori) meaning "forest" or 守 (mori) meaning "protection." It is rarely used in Japan and is more often found as a surname.... [more]
GETÚLIO m Portuguese
Portuguese form of GETULIUS. A bearer of this name was Getúlio Vargas (1882-1954), former president of Brazil.
GEUN-HYE f Korean
From Sino-Korean 槿 "hibiscus" and 惠 "favor, benefit, confer kindness". A famous bearer is South Korean president Park Geun-hye (1952-).
GOODLUCK m African
A famous bearer is the Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan.
From Arabic قُرْبَان (qurbān) meaning "sacrifice" and a shortened form of غُلَام (ḡulām) meaning "servant". A notable bearer is Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedow (1957-), the current president of Turkmenistan.
HALIMAH f Arabic, Malay, Indonesian
Arabic alternate transcription of HALIMA as well as the Malay and Indonesian form. A notable bearer is Halimah binti Yacob (1954-), the current president of Singapore.
HAZRET m Circassian, Turkish (Rare)
Derived from Persian حضرت (hazrat) meaning "holiness, excellency, majesty". A notable bearer is Hazret Sovmen (1937-), the second President of Adygea from 2002-2007.
HOUARI m Arabic (Maghrebi)
Maghrebi transcription of HAWARI (chiefly Algerian).... [more]
ILMO m & f Finnish
Either derived from ILMARI or a Karelian word ilminen, meaning "human".... [more]
INCREASE m & f English (Puritan)
Derives from Middle English 'encrease' with the meaning "to turn greater in number". A famous bearer was Increase Mather, the president of Harvard University in 1685, who was a Puritan minister involved with the Salem witch trials... [more]
ING-WEN f & m Taiwanese (Rare)
Alternate transcription of YINGWEN chiefly used in Taiwan. A notable bearer is Tsai Ing-wen (1956-), the current president of Taiwan.
IZASKUN f Basque
From the name of a Basque village where there is a sanctuary dedicated to the Virgin Mary, possibly meaning "broom above (the) valley" from Proto-Basque izatz "broom (shrub)", k "above" and un "valley"... [more]
JAE-IN m & f Korean
From Sino-Korean 在 (jae) meaning "in, at" or 才 (jae) meaning "talent, ability" combined with 寅 (in) meaning "tiger" or 人 (in) meaning "person, human", along with other hanja combinations... [more]
JEJOMAR m Filipino
Combination of JESÚS, JOSÉ, and MARÍA. A notable bearer is Jejomar Binay (1942-), a former Vice President of the Philippines.
JINPING m & f Chinese
From Chinese 近 (jin) meaning "near, close", 锦 (jǐn) meaning "tapestry, brocade, embroidered", 金 (jīn) meaning "gold, metal, money", or 津 (jīn) meaning "ferry" combined with 平 (píng) meaning "level, even, peaceful" or 萍 (píng) meaning "duckweed" or "to wander, to travel"... [more]
JOKO m Javanese
From Javanese jaka meaning "young man, boy". A notable bearer is Joko Widodo (1961-), the current president of Indonesia.
JOMO m African (Rare)
Jomo Kenyatta was the first Prime Minister and President of Kenya.
JUSCELINO m Portuguese (Rare)
Portuguese form of the Germanic name JOSCELIN. This name was borne by Juscelino Kubitschek, President of Brazil from 1956 to 1961.
KAYSONE f & m Lao
Possibly from Lao ໄກ (kai) meaning "far" and ສອນ (sǭn) "to teach". A notable bearer was Kaysone Phomvihane (1920-1992), the second president of Laos.
KENYATTA f & m African American, Eastern African
Transferred use of the surname KENYATTA, meaning "a musician", according to Asante (1991). This was the surname of the first President of Kenya, Jomo Kenyatta (1894-1978; born Kamau wa Ngengi), who is considered the founding father of the African country (see also Kenya)... [more]
KOLINDA f Croatian (Rare)
Kolinda Grabar-Kitarović (born 1968) was the president of Croatia 2015–2020. She was named after a 1967 song ‘COLINDA’ by the Croatian singer Zdenka Vučković... [more]
LUSAMINE f Popular Culture
Derived from the name of the balsamine plant, influenced by the Japanese transcription of the name. This is the name of a character from the video games Pokemon Sun and Moon. Lusamine is the president of the Aether Foundation and the game's main antagonist.
MAAOUYA m Western African
A known bearer is Maaouya Ould Sid'Ahmed Taya (1941-), a Mauritanian military officer who served as the president of Mauritania from 1984-2005.
MANDELA m African American
Transferred from the surname of Nelson Mandela, South African revolutionary and later president of South Africa.... [more]
A blend of the names MARIA and ISABEL. A known bearer of this name is Marisabel Rodríguez de Chávez (b. 1964), ex-wife of Venezuelan president Hugo Chávez (b... [more]
MATSUO m Japanese
From Japanese 真 (ma) meaning "true, reality", 津 (tsu) meaning "harbour, port" combined with "man, husband". Other kanji combinations are possible. ... [more]
MAZARINE f French (Rare)
Usage of this still relatively new French given name first started with Mazarine Pingeot (b. 1974), the illegitimate daughter of former French president François Mitterrand (1916-1996) and his mistress Anne Pingeot (b... [more]
MEGAWATI f Indonesian
From Indonesian mega meaning "cloud", ultimately from Sanskrit मेघ (megha), combined with the feminine suffix -wati. A notable bearer is Indonesian president Megawati Sukarnoputri (1947-), the daughter of Sukarno.
MITTIE f American (Rare)
Diminutive of MATILDA or MARTHA. This was borne by Martha Stewart "Mittie" Bulloch (1835-1884), the mother of American president Theodore Roosevelt.
MOBUTU m Central African
Mobutu Sese Seko Kuku Ngbendu Wa Za Bangaa (/məˈbuːtuː ˈsɛseɪ ˈsɛkoʊ/; born Joseph-Desiré Mobutu; 14 October 1930 – 7 September 1997) was the military dictator and President of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (which Mobutu renamed Zaire in 1971) from 1965 to 1997... [more]
NAJIBULLAH m Arabic, Afghani
Derived from the Arabic adjective نجيب (najib) meaning "noble, distinguished" as well as "intelligent" (see NAJIB) combined with the Arabic noun الله (Allah) meaning "God" (see ALLAH).... [more]
NICETO m Spanish, Galician
Spanish and Galician form of NIKETAS. This name was borne by Niceto Alcalá-Zamora, president of Spain from 1931 to 1936.
NIMMUR m Arabic
Arabic for Tiger used often by christian lebanese. Famous Nimmur: President Cammille Nimmur Chamoun
NUIHAU m Tahitian
From Tahitian nui "great" and hau "peace, reign". A known bearer is Nuihau Laurey (1964-), the vice-president of French Polynesia.
Variant transcription of NUR AD-DIN. Also compare NURUDDIN.... [more]
OBAMA m English (American)
Obama is given to honor the Forty-fourth President of the United States, Barack Obama.
OLDRA f Czech
Diminutive of OLDŘIŠKA, not usually used as a given name in its own right. Oldra Sedlmayerová (whose official given name was Oldřiška Veronika Sedlmayerová, 1884-1954) was a poet, publicist and politician... [more]
OLLANTA m Quechua
A famous bearer is Ollanta Moisés Humala Tasso (1962-) the 65th President of Peru from 2011 to 2016.
Means "God is victorious" in Yoruba. Also compare OLUWASEGUN. This is one of the middle names of British musician Seal Samuel, as well as the name of a former president of Nigeria.
PRANAB m Indian, Bengali, Assamese, Odia
Eastern Indian form of PRANAV. A notable bearer was Pranab Mukherjee (1935-2020), the 13th president of India.
PRUDENTE m Italian (Archaic), Spanish (Latin American, Rare), Portuguese (Brazilian, Rare)
Italian, Spanish and Portuguese form of PRUDENS. In Italy, this name is also encountered as a variant of PRUDENZIO, which is the main Italian form of PRUDENTIUS.... [more]
QUE f English (Rare)
Meaning uncertain. This name may possibly be a short form of any feminine given name containing -que-, such as QUENTINA and JACQUELINE.... [more]
ROSEN m Bulgarian
Derived from Bulgarian росен (rosen) meaning "dittany (a type of flower)". This name is borne by Rosen Plevneliev (1964-), the fourth president of Bulgaria.
ROSINÉS f Spanish
Probably a blend of the names Rosa and INÉS. A known bearer of this name is Rosinés Chávez Rodríguez (b. 1997), daughter of Venezuelan president Hugo Chávez (b... [more]
RUTHERFORD m English (Rare)
Transferred use of the surname RUTHERFORD. Rutherford B. Hayes was the 19th President of the United States.
SADYR m Kyrgyz, Kazakh
Derived from Arabic صَدْر (ṣadr) meaning "centre, front, head, leader". A notable bearer is Sadyr Japarov (1968-), the current president of Kyrgyzstan.
SALI m Albanian, Filipino, Tausug
Albanian and Tausug form of SALIH. A notable bearer is Albanian president Sali Berisha (1944-).
From Arabic سَفَر (safar) meaning "journey, travel" combined with the given name MYRAT. A notable bearer was Saparmyrat Nyýazow (1940-2006), the first president of Turkmenistan.
SCHNEUR m Yiddish
Originally Spanish name Senior (meaning "Master") ... [more]
SERETSE m Tswana
Means “the clay that binds" in Tswana.... [more]
Variant of SERVILIANO. Servillano Aquino was a Filipino general during the Philippine Revolution against Spain. He is the great grandfather of Benigno Aquino III, the 15th president of the Philippines, and grandfather-in-law to his mother, Corazon Aquino, the 11th president and 1st female president of the Philippines.
SEUNG-MAN m Korean
From Sino-Korean 承 (seung) "inherit, receive; succeed" and 晩 (man) "night". A famous bearer is the first president of South Korea, Syngman Rhee (1875-1965).
SHŪHEI m Japanese
From Japanese 修 (shū) meaning "mastering" combined with 平 (hei) meaning "peace, flat". Other kanji combinations are also possible. ... [more]
SIT f Arabic (Rare)
Variant transcription of SITT. This name was borne by Sit al-Berain, the mother of Anwar Sadat, 3rd President of Egypt.
SITT f Medieval Arabic (Moorish)
From Arabic ست (sitt) "woman, lady" or "grandmother, madam". One notable bearer was SIT al-Berain, mother of Anwar Sadat, 3rd President of Egypt... [more]
Derived from Kyrgyz соорон (sooron) meaning "soothing, comforting, consolation" combined either with бай (bay) meaning "rich, wealthy" or the Turkish military title beg meaning "chieftain, master"... [more]
TEATA f Chickasaw
Possibly a variant of Te Ata, the stage name of Mary Frances Thompson (1895 - 1995), best known as Te Ata or Te Ata Fisher after her marriage. Te Ata means "bearer of the morning" in the Chickasaw language... [more]
TIGRIS f History (Ecclesiastical), Judeo-Christian Legend, Literature
Saint Tigris of Britain is traditionally recorded as a sister of Saint Patrick. ... [more]
VINNIE f American, English
Diminutive of LAVINIA. A notable namesake is American sculptor Lavinia Ellen "Vinnie" Ream Hoxie (1847-1914) known professionally as Vinnie Ream... [more]
WIDODO m Javanese
Derived from Javanese wedya or widya meaning "knowledge, wisdom", ultimately from Sanskrit विद्या (vidya). This is the second name of current Indonesian president Joko Widodo (1961-).
YELTSIN m & f Various
Transferred use of the surname Yeltsin, given in honour of the first president of Russia, Boris Yeltsin (1931-2007).
YUDHOYONO m Javanese
From Sanskrit युद्ध (yuddha) meaning "battle, fight, war" combined with यान (yana) "vehicle" or "journey". A notable bearer of this name is Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono (1949-), the sixth president of Indonesia.
YUNUSBEK m Uzbek, Ingush
Combination of YUNUS and the Ottoman Turkish title بك (beg) meaning "ruler, chief, lord". A notable bearer is Yunusbek Yevkurov (1963-), the current President of Ingushetia, Russia.
YUSOF m Malay
Malay form of Yosef (see JOSEPH). A notable bearer of this name was Yusof bin Ishak (1910-1970), the first president of Singapore.
ZEITUNI f Eastern African
This name coincides with Swahili zeituni meaning "olive", a derivative of Arabic زَيْتُون‎ (zaytūn). This was borne by Zeituni Onyango (1952-2014), a Kenyan-born half-aunt of former American president Barack Obama.
ZEMIN m Chinese
A name of Chinese former president Jiang Zemin(江泽民). It means the water and people.
ZINE EL ABIDINE m Arabic (Maghrebi)
Alternate transcription of ZAYN AL-ABIDIN chiefly used in Northern Africa. A notable bearer was Zine El Abidine Ben Ali (1936-2019), who served as the president of Tunisia from 1987 to 2011.