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This is a list of submitted names in which the gender is masculine; and the first letter is L.
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La f & m African American
Shortening of African American names that start with la, such as Latasha and Latanya for females and Lashawn and Lashay for males... [more]
Lá f & m Vietnamese
Means "leaves" in Vietnamese.
Lääda m Sami (Skolt)
Skolt Sami form of Vladimir.
Laadah m Biblical
Laadah was a son of Shelah and a grandson of Judah. His son was Mareshah... [more]
Laadan m Biblical Hebrew
A biblical boy's name, meaning "For Pleasure, devouring judgment"
Laadrian m African American (Rare)
Combination of the popular prefix La with the name Adrian.
Laahar m Yakut
Yakut form of Lazarus.
Laʻakea m & f Hawaiian
Means "clear sacredness" or "clear holiness," from laʻa meaning "sacred, holy, devoted, consecrated, dedicated" and kea meaning "white, clear."
Laakso m & f Finnish
Means "valley" in Finnish.
La'andre m African American
Combination of the popular name prefix La and Andre (perhaps inspired by the similar Léandre).
Laapanni m Greenlandic
Greenlandic younger form of Lâpáne.
Laara m Sami
Southern Sami form of Lars.
Laaʹrkaž m Sami (Skolt)
Skolt Sami form of Laurence.
Laaʹrvan m Sami (Skolt)
Skolt Sami form of Hilarion.
Laasa m Greenlandic
Greenlandic younger form of Lâsa.
Laavery m African American (Rare)
Combination of the popular prefix La combined with the name Avery.
Lääzar m Sami (Skolt)
Skolt Sami form of Lazarus.
Laazis m Tiv
Mr laazis is an english name of a gospel singer
Labazan m Avar
Avar form of Ramadan.
Labban m Persian (?)
Possibly means "lion". ... [more]
Labhraidh m Ancient Irish
Means "speaker"
Labhrann m Scottish Gaelic
Scottish Gaelic form of Lawrence
Labib m Arabic
Means "intelligent, sensible" in Arabic.
Labinot m Albanian
Derived from the Albanian city Labinot (near Tirana).
Laborans m Medieval Portuguese
Derived from Latin laborans "laboring, working, producing".
Laboy m Spanish (Caribbean, Rare), Filipino (Rare)
Transferred use of the surname Laboy.
Labrenz m German (East Prussian)
East Prussian German form of Lorenz.
Labrian m African American
A combination of the prefix La with the name Brian.
Labros m Greek Mythology
The name of one of the dogs that devoured Actaeon.
Labruce m African American
Combination of the prefix la and the name Bruce.
Labud m Serbian (Rare)
A bird name literally meaning "swan".
Lacedaemon m Greek Mythology (Anglicized)
Lacedaemon was a mythical king of Laconia and son of the Pleaid Taygete and Zeus in Classical Greek mythology. He was a father of King Amyclas of Sparta and Queen Eurydice of Argos, with Princess Sparta, the daughter of King Eurotas.
Lachan f & m Hebrew (Modern, Rare)
Means "melody", "tune", "strain" in Hebrew.
Lachance m English (Rare)
Transferred use of the surname Lachance.
Lachares m Ancient Greek
Derived from the Greek noun λαός (laos) meaning "(the) people" combined with either the Greek noun χαρά (chara) meaning "joy, delight, happiness" or the Greek noun χάρις (charis) meaning "grace, kindness" (see Chares).... [more]
Lachlann m Scottish Gaelic
Scottish Gaelic form of Lachlan.
Lachlyn f & m English (Modern)
Variant or feminine form of Lachlan.
Lachoneus m Mormon
Eleventh Nephite judge.
La-choy Ko-kun-noste m Apache
Means "red sleeve" in Apache.
Lachtnán m Irish
Diminutive of Lachtna.
Lachy m English
Diminutive of Lachlan.
Lacika m Hungarian
Diminutive of László.
Lạc Long Quân m Far Eastern Mythology
From Sino-Vietnamese 雒龍君 (Lạc Long Quân) meaning "Dragon Lord of the Lạc Việt", the name of a group of ancient tribes that inhabited northern Vietnam and southern China in the 3rd century BC... [more]
Laco m Slovak
Diminutive of Ladislav, occasionally used as a given name in its own right.
Lacorey f & m English (Modern, Rare)
Combination of the popular prefix La with the name Corey.
Ladaniel m African American (Modern, Rare)
Combination of the popular prefix la- and the name Daniel.
Ladar m English (American)
Of unknown origin and meaning.... [more]
Ladarian m African American (Rare)
Combination of the popular prefix La- with the name Darian.
Ladarius m African American
Combination of the popular prefix La with the name Darius.
Ladd m English
English name meaning "manservant, young man".
Ladiko m Georgian
Pet form of Vladimer. Also compare Lado.
Ladimir m Croatian
Croatian form of Vladimir.
Ladin m Romani
Romani name of uncertain origin and meaning; current theories, however, include a short form of Aladdin. This name was in use in the 1800s.
Ladino m Asturian
Truncated form of Aladino.
Ladio m Asturian (Rare)
Short form of Heladio.
Lado m Polish, Serbian, Russian, Croatian
Lado is a recurring word in Slavic folk songs celebrating the summer solstice. It's meaning is unknown. The use of the word in the songs convinced 16th century scholars that Lado was a god of love... [more]
Ladomir m Croatian
Variant form of Ladimir.
Ladoo m & f Indian
From India and Indian
Ładosław m Polish
Variant form of Ładzisław.
Ladü m Veps
Veps form of Vladimir.
Ładysław m Polish
Derives from Polish Władysław, and Slavic Vladislav.
Ładzimił m Polish
The first element of this name is probably derived from Polish ładny "pretty, lovely, nice". The second element is derived from Slavic mil "gracious, dear".
Ładzimir m Polish
The first element of this name is probably derived from Polish ładny "pretty, lovely, nice". The second element is derived from Slavic mir "peace".
Ładzisław m Polish
The first element of this name is probably derived from Polish ładny "pretty, lovely, nice". The second element is derived from Slavic slav "glory".
Lae m & f Lao
Means "dark" in Lao.
Lae f & m Polynesian
Means "calm water" in Marshallese.
Læff m Old Danish
Old Danish form of Ljúfr.
Læifi m Ancient Scandinavian
Old Norse variant of Leifi.
Læikr m Ancient Scandinavian
Old Norse variant of Leikr.
Laelianus m Late Roman
Extended form of Laelius. A bearer of this name was Ulpius Cornelius Laelianus, a Gaulish usurper (presumably of Roman descent) from the 3rd century AD.
Laerte m Italian, Portuguese (Brazilian)
Italian and Portuguese form of Laertes.
Laertis m Greek
Modern Greek transcription of Laertes.
Laetare m French (Quebec, Rare)
From the Latin word laetare "rejoice! (imperative)". It is the name of the fourth Sunday in the season of Lent. This Sunday gets its name from the first few words (incipit) of the traditional Latin entrance (Introit) for the Mass of the day: "Laetare Jerusalem" ("Rejoice, O Jerusalem").
Laeus m Ancient Greek (Latinized)
Latinized form of Greek Λαιος (Laios), which is of unknown meaning. This was the name of a king of Thebes in Greek mythology, the husband of Jocasta. Due to a prophecy that he would be killed by his son, Laius left his infant Oedipus for dead... [more]
Lafate m English (American)
A short form, American English version of the French surname Lafayette.
Lafayette m & f English (American, Rare)
Transferred use of the surname Lafayette. In the US, it was first used in the late 1700s as a masculine given name in honor of the Marquis de Lafayette, a hero of the American War of Independence (who also left his name in a city of west-central Indiana on the Wabash River northwest of Indianapolis).
Lafcadio m English (Anglicized)
An anglicized form of Lefkada (Λευκάδα), the Greek island in the Ionian Sea on the west coast of Greece. ... [more]
Lafia m & f Yoruba
Means "life". ... [more]
Łagomierz m Polish
The first element of this name is derived from Polish łagodna or łagodny "mild, gentle, smooth", which is probably ultimately derived from Proto-Slavic lьgъkъ or lьgъnъ "light" (as in, not heavy)... [more]
Lágon m Sami
Sami form of Lars.
Lagos m Ancient Greek
Derived from Greek λαγῶς (lagos) meaning "hare".
Łagosław m Polish
The first element of this name is derived from Polish łagodna or łagodny "mild, gentle, smooth", which is probably ultimately derived from Proto-Slavic lьgъkъ or lьgъnъ "light" (as in, not heavy)... [more]
Laguardia m African American
Transferred use of the surname La Guardia.
Lagus m Ancient Greek (Latinized), History
Latinized form of Lagos. This was the name of one of the sons that Ptolemy I Soter I had with his lover Thais, as well as the name of Ptolemy's possible biological father.
Lah m Ogoni
Means "second son" in Khana.
Lahari m & f Dagbani
"It means Sunday Born"
Lahatra m & f Malagasy
Means "order, arrangement" or "fate, destiny" in Malagasy.
Lahbib m Arabic (Maghrebi)
Derived from Arabic الحبيب‏ (al-habib) meaning "the beloved, the darling".
Lahcen m Arabic (Maghrebi)
Maghrebi variant of Hasan (chiefly Moroccan).
Lahcène m Arabic (Maghrebi)
Maghrebi variant of Hasan (chiefly Algerian).
Lahisoa m Malagasy
From the Malagasy lahy meaning "man" and soa meaning "good".
Laiat f & m Thai
Means "thorough, detailed" in Thai.
Laïd m Arabic (Maghrebi)
Derived from Arabic العيد (al-'id) meaning "the feast, the holiday, the festival".
Laid m Arabic (Maghrebi)
Alternate transcription of Laïd.
Laidemyr m Mari
Mari form of Vladimir.
Laidulf m Ancient Germanic, History
The first element comes from Old High German leid "hostile, unfriendly" or from Old High German leitjan "to lead, to rule." The second element is derived from Gothic vulfs "wolf." Laidulf was the name of a 10th-century prince of Capua (Italy).
Laïesse m Jèrriais
Jèrriais form of Elias.
Laile m Hawaiian
Hawaiian form of Lyle.
Laimantas m Lithuanian
The first element of this name is either derived from the old Lithuanian particle lai meaning "let, allow" as well as "may (it be that)" or from the Lithuanian noun laimė meaning "luck" (see Laima)... [more]
Laimdots m Latvian (Rare)
Masculine form of Laimdota.
Laimis m Latvian (Rare), Lithuanian
Masculine form of Laima.
Laimnesis m Latvian (Rare)
Derived from Latvian laime "luck, good fortune; happiness" and nest "to carry, to bear".
Laimonas m Lithuanian
Lithuanian variant of Laimonis. In some (rare) cases, this name can also be a variant of Laimontas.
Laimonis m Latvian (Rare), Lithuanian (Rare), Literature
As a Latvian given name, this name is derived from the Latvian noun laime meaning "luck" (see Laima) combined with Latvian aplaimot meaning "to make happy".... [more]
Laimūnas m Lithuanian (Rare)
Derived from the Lithuanian noun laimė meaning "luck" (see Laima) combined with the (masculine) patronymic suffix -ūnas.
Laimutis m Lithuanian
Diminutive of masculine names that start with Laim- (such as Laimantas and Laimonas), since this name contains the masculine diminutive suffix -utis... [more]
Laina f & m Hawaiian
Hawaiian form of Lane / Layne.
Laingo m & f Malagasy
Means "tip or bud of a plant" in Malagasy.
Laini f & m English (Rare), Samoan (Rare)
As an English name, it is a variant of Lainie.
Laionela m Hawaiian (Rare)
Hawaiian form of Lionel.
Laiq m Urdu
From Arabic لَائِق (lāʾiq) meaning "proper, suitable, fitting".
Laisrén m Medieval Irish
Derived from Irish lasair "flame" combined with -án, a diminutive suffix. This was the name of several medieval Irish saints.
Laisvydas m Lithuanian (Rare)
Derived from Lithuanian laisvė meaning "freedom, liberty" combined with Baltic vyd meaning "to see" (see Vytautas). Also compare other names that end in -vydas, such as Alvydas and Tautvydas.
Laith m Arabic
Means "lion" in Arabic.
Laithen m American (South, Rare)
Transferred use of the surname Laithen.
Lájár m Sami
Northern Sami form of Lars.
Lajaward m & f Afghani
Means "lapis lazuli" in Dari, ultimately from Persian لاجورد (lajavard).
Lajean f & m African American (Rare)
Combination of the perfix La- and the given name Jean (Compare Lashawn, Lajuan and Lasean).
Laji m & f Yi
Means "tiger origin" in Yi.
Lajkó m Hungarian
Diminutive form of Lajos.
Lajohn m African American (Modern, Rare)
Combination of the popular prefix la- and the name John (Compare Lajuan and Lashawn).
Lajuan m & f African American (Rare)
Combination of the prefix la- and the given name Juan 1. Possibly related to Lashawn.
Laka m & f Polynesian Mythology, Hawaiian (Rare)
From laka meaning "tame". This is the name of a goddess of the hula and a god of canoe makers, and a legendary hero.
Lakdar m Arabic (Maghrebi)
Variant transcription of Lakhdar.
Lakeith m African American
Combination of the popular prefix La and Keith.
Lakeithian m & f African American
Elaboration of Keith using the prefix la and suffix ian.
Lakeland m & f English (American, Rare)
Transferred use of surname Lakeland. Possibly a combination of Lake and Land.
Laken f & m English
Elaboration of Lake.
Lakendrick m African American (Rare)
Elaboration of Kendrick with the popular prefix La-.
Lakeys m African American (Rare)
Possibly a masculine form of Lakeisha, influenced by the spelling of the English word keys.
Lakhdar m Arabic (Maghrebi)
Derived from Arabic الأخضر (al-akhdar) meaning "the green".
Lakhshar m Hinduism
From Lakhsh, which means goal. Meaning is Goal Oriented Fearless Leader
Laki m Samoan
Means "lucky" in Samoan.
Laking m African American (Rare)
Combination of the popular prefix La combined with King.
Lakis m Greek
Short form of Greek diminutives that end in -λάκης (-lakis), such as Angelakis, Apostolakis, Nikolakis, Pantelakis and Vasilakis.... [more]
Lakitu m English (Rare), Japanese (Rare)
The names origin came from the American version of Super Mario Bros, as an enemy that flies on a cloud and throws spiky creatures at Mario. In Japan, he is known as Jugem... [more]
Lakmi m Albanian
Meaning Cupidity, Greed, envy, gluttony.
Lakpa m Manipuri
Means "strong child" in Meitei.
Lakshminarasimha m Indian, Telugu, Kannada, Tamil, Malayalam
Combination of Lakshmi and Narasimha meaning "mark of the man-lion".
Lakshminarayan m Indian, Sanskrit, Hinduism
From Lakṣmīnārāyaṇa, "the lucky mark of the path of man" in Sanskrit. In Hinduism, it is a manifestation of Vishnu.
Laksmi f & m Indonesian, Indian, Kannada, Hindi
Indonesian form of Lakshmi as well as a Kannada and Hindi alternate transcription. It is solely used as a feminine name in Indonesia, while it is unisex in India.
Laksono m Javanese
Derived from Sanskrit लक्षण (lakshan) meaning "sign, attribute, quality, characteristic".
Lala m & f Indian, Hindi, Urdu, Punjabi, Nepali
Means "boy" in Hindi, derived from Sanskrit लल (lālā) meaning "playing, caressing, cajoling". It can also be interpreted to mean "garnet" or "red, ruby" from Persian لال (lâl) or لعل (la'l).
Lalainasoa m & f Malagasy
From the Malagasy lalaina meaning "loved, dear" and soa meaning "good".
Lalan f & m Indian
Meaning "Nurturing".
Lalandy m & f Malagasy
From the Malagasy name for the ipomoea reptans plant.
Lalaonirina m & f Malagasy
From the Malagasy lalao meaning "play, recreation" or "joie-de-vivre" and nirina meaning "desired".
Lalaş m Karachay-Balkar
Either from the Persian لاله (lale) meaning "tulip" or Karachay-Balkar лал (lal) meaning "ruby".
Lalau m Portuguese
Diminutive of Nicolau.
Lalehan f & m Tetum
Means "sky" in Tetum.
Lali f & m Hawaiian
Hawaiian form of Laurie and Larry.
Lalle m Finnish
Diminutive of Laurentius.
Lalli m Finnish
Of unclear origin, possibly a form of Lauri or an original Finnish name meaning 'big'. Mostly known through a mediaeval legend in which Lalli (a peasant) kills Bishop Henry.
Lalonde m Trinidadian Creole
Transferred use of the surname Lalonde.
Lâm m Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 林 (lâm) meaning "forest, woods".
Lam m & f Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 藍 (lam) meaning "blue, indigo".
Lam m Dutch, German, West Frisian, East Frisian
Short form of names that have land for a first element, and of which the second element starts with a "b." The name Lambert is a good example of that.
Lamachos m Ancient Greek
Derived from the Greek adjective λάμαχος (lamachos) meaning "eager for battle". This name can also have formed independently from that word, in which case it is a dithematic name that consists of the Greek noun λαός (laos) meaning "(the) people" combined with the Greek noun μάχη (mache) meaning "battle".... [more]
Lamachus m Ancient Greek (Latinized)
Latinized form of Lamachos. This was the name of an Athenian strategos (military general) from the 5th century BC.
Lamah m Mormon
Nephite commander.
Lamak m Sanskrit, Hinduism, Indian, Hindi, Punjabi, Bengali
" gallant ", "lover"
Laman m Mormon
The name of various Book of Mormon characters.
Lamana m Mormon
Samoan form of Laman.
Lamarco m African American (Rare)
Blend of Lamar and Marco. Also compare Lamarcus and Demarco.
Lamarcus m African American
Combination of the popular prefix La and Marcus.
Lamario m African American (Rare)
Elaboration of Lamar, possibly influenced by Mario.
Lamberth m Swedish
Variant of Lambert.
Lambertos m Ancient Germanic (Hellenized)
Hellenized form of Lambertus (see Lambert).
Lambertu m Sicilian, Sardinian
Sicilian and Sardinian form of Lamberto.
Lambertuccio m Medieval Italian
Medieval Italian diminutive of Lamberto, as -uccio is an Italian masculine diminutive suffix.... [more]
Lambis m English (Australian)
A hypochoristic form of Charalampos.
Lambrekt m Old Swedish
Variant of Lambert, probably via German Lamprecht.
Lambros m Greek
Alternate transcription of Greek Λαμπρος (see Lampros), derived from Greek λαμπρός (lampros) meaning "bright, shining, brilliant". This is also related to the Greek word Λαμπρή (Lampri) "Easter".
Lamduan f & m Thai
Means "white cheesewood" (a type of tree) in Thai.
Lameck m African
Variant of Lamech.
Lamedon m Ancient Greek, Greek Mythology
Variant of Laomedon. In Greek mythology, this is the name of a king of Sicyon.
Lamek m Croatian (Rare)
Croatian form of Lamech.
Lamekins m Latvian (Archaic), Medieval Baltic
The name originates from a Curonian chief in the 13th century of the same name.
Lamelo m American (Latinized, Modern, Rare)
It was made by a outspoken man in California
Lamentations m English (Puritan)
From the Old Testament book, a translation of Hebrew אֵיכָה‎. Referring to having sorrow for sin. Name given to 'bastard' children.
Lamerok m Romani
Romani form of Lamorak.
Lamessa m Oromo
It is spoken by the Oromo people in Ethiopia. The meaning of the name come from Lama; which means two. And Lamessa means "the second." It is a name given to a person that comes next to the first born: male or female in the family.
Lami m Eastern African, Oromo
Means 'nation' in Oromo.
Lamichael m African American
Combination of the popular prefix La- with Michael.
Lamin m African
Given to the first born boy in The Gambia
Lamine m Western African, Arabic (Maghrebi)
Form of Al-Amin used in parts of western Africa as well as an Arabic alternate transcription chiefly used in northern Africa.
Lamir m African American (Rare)
Variant of Lamar, possibly influenced by names such as Jamir.
Lamme m Dutch, West Frisian
Variant of Lam.
Lamnganba m Manipuri
Means "bright" in Meitei.
Lamon m English (Rare)
Transferred use of the surname Lamon.
Lamoni m Mormon
Lamonite king converted by Ammon.
Lamonte m African American (Modern)
Transferred use of the surname Lamonte.
Lamorak m Arthurian Romance
Possibly a coinage based on French l'amour "love". It has also been suggested that this is a corruption of the Welsh name Llywarch. This was the name of a Knight of the Round Table in some Arthurian romances, a son of King Pellinore and brother of Percival.
Lampi m & f Finnish (Rare)
Means "pond" in Finnish.
Lamprus m Greek Mythology
Ancient Greek masculine name meaning "shining, munificent".
Lampus m Greek Mythology
Ancient Greek masculine name meaning "to glitter, to shine".
Lamtanganba m Manipuri
Means "born in Lamta" in Meitei. Lamta is the last month of the Meithei lunar year, usually equivalent to February.
Lamyong f & m Thai
Means "beautiful, pretty, fair" in Thai.
Lân m Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 璘 (lân) meaning "lustre of jade" or 麟 (lân) referring to the qilin (a mythical creature in Chinese mythology).
Lanake m Hawaiian
Hawaiian form of Lance.
Lanakila m & f Hawaiian (Rare)
Means "victory, triumph."
Lanan f & m Vietnamese, Chinese
Combination of the names Lan and An 1.
Lancaster m American (South)
Transferred use of the surname Lancaster.
Lancelote m Galician
Galician form of Lancelot.
Lancelottus m English
Latinate form of Lancelot
Lanciotto m Italian
Shortened form of the name Lancillotto.
Land m Albanian
Means "heath-dweller, pasture-dweller", probably related to Albanian lëndinë "pasture, grassland".
Landbert m Ancient Germanic
Means "bright land", derived from the Germanic element land "land" combined with Old High German beraht "bright."
Lande m Various
Diminutive of Highlande and Landon.... [more]
Landelin m History (Ecclesiastical), German (Archaic), Banat Swabian
Variant of Landolin. Saint Landelin (c.625-686, Belgium) was a former brigand who underwent a Christian conversion. As a result of this, in about 650 he founded a monastery at Lobbes in Hainaut - Lobbes Abbey - in order to make amends to the area which he had formerly injured.
Landelino m Spanish (Rare), Galician (Rare)
Spanish and Galician form of Landelin.
Landemar m Ancient Germanic
Means "famous land", derived from the Germanic element land "land" combined with Old High German mâri "famous."
Landenulf m Ancient Germanic (Lombardic)
Form of Landulf, using an extended form of the first element (cf. Pandenulf). Landenulf I was a 9th-century gastald (Lombard ruler) of Capua in Italy.
Lander m Basque, Medieval Basque
Of debated origin and meaning.... [more]
Lander m Dutch (Rare), Flemish
Meaning uncertain. This name could be a modern form of a Germanic name starting with Land- (such as Landerik), but it could also possibly be a contracted form of Alexander or even a variant form of Leander.
Landerik m Dutch
Dutch form of Landeric.
Landers m English (Rare)
Transferred use of the surname Landers.
Landfrid m Ancient Germanic
Derived from the Germanic element land "land" combined with Old High German fridu "peace."
Landgrim m Ancient Germanic
Derived from the Germanic element land "land" combined with Old Norse grîma "mask."
Landhard m Ancient Germanic
Derived from the Germanic element land "land" combined with Gothic hardus (hart in Old High German) "brave, hardy."
Landi m Albanian
Diminutive of Taulant.
Landinho m Portuguese
Portuguese diminutive of Rolando. A known bearer of this name is the Portuguese soccer player Rolando "Landinho" Pereira Rocha Almeida (b. 1993).
Landis m & f English (Rare)
Transferred use of the surname Landis. According to the Social Security Administration, there were 26 boys named Landis in 2018.
Landivola m & f Malagasy
From the Malagasy landy meaning "silk" and vola meaning "silver".
Lando m German (Rare), Popular Culture
Old short form of names that begin with the element Land-, from Old High German lant "land" (compare Lambert, Landolf).... [more]
Landolf m Dutch
Dutch and German form of Landulf.
Landolfo m Italian
Italian form of Landolf.