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AKIHA f Japanese
From Japanese 亜 (a) meaning "second, Asia", 希 (ki) meaning "hope, rare" combined with 葉 (ha) meaning "leaf". Other kanji combinations are possible.
AKIHARU m Japanese
From Japanese 旭 (aki) meaning "rising sun" combined with 明 (haru) meaning "bright". Other kanji combinations are possible.
AKIHIDE m Japanese
From Japanese 英 (aki) meaning "hero, outstanding", 暁 (aki) meaning "daybreak, dawn, in the event", 顕 (aki) meaning "appear, existing", 現 (aki) meaning "present, existing, actual", 昂 (aki) meaning "rise", 晃 (aki) meaning "clear", 秋 (aki) meaning "autumn", 彰 (aki) meaning "patent, clear", 昌 (aki) meaning "prosperous, bright, clear", 昭 (aki) meaning "shining, bright", 晶 (aki) meaning "sparkle, clear, crystal", 章 (aki) meaning "badge, chapter, composition, poem, design", 聡 (aki) meaning "wise, fast learner", 明 (aki) meaning "bright, light", 耀 (aki) meaning "shine, sparkle, gleam, twinkle", 陽 (aki) meaning "light, sun, male", 晟 (aki) meaning "clear", 曉 (aki) meaning "dawn, daybreak, clear", 皓 (aki) meaning "white, clear" or 堯 (aki) meaning "high, far" combined with 秀 (hide) meaning "excel, excellence, beauty, surpass", 英 (hide) meaning "hero, outstanding", 栄 (hide) meaning "flourish, prosperity, honor, glory, splendor" or 偉 (hide) meaning "admirable, greatness, remarkable, conceited, famous, excellent"... [more]
AKIHIME f Japanese
From Japanese 秋 (aki) meaning "autumn" or 章 (aki) meaning "chapter; section" combined with 姫 (hime) meaning "princess". Other kanji combinations are possible.
AKIHIRO m Japanese
From Japanese 昭 (aki) meaning "bright, luminous" combined with 大 (hiro) meaning "big, great" or 博 (hiro) meaning "command, esteem. Other kanji combinations are possible.... [more]
AKIHISA m Japanese
From Japanese 明 (aki) meaning "bright" and 久 (hisa) meaning "long time". Other kanji combinations are possible.
AKIHO f Japanese
From Japanese 旭 (aki) meaning "rising sun" combined with 保 (ho) meaning "to protect; to safeguard; to defend". Other kanji combinations are possible.
AKII f Japanese (Rare), Archaic
Variant transcription of Aki (2) used during the Edo Period.
AKIKA f Japanese (Rare)
Aki: "rising sun","obvious,clear","brightness,luster","crystal (ball)","autumn","bright,luminous",and others are possible meanings. Ka:"flower,petal","fragrance",and others. Akika Kurata is a pastel artist.
AKIKI m Eastern African, Nkore
Means "friend" in Nkore, spoken in Uganda.
AKIKONU m Hawaiian (Rare)
Hawaiian form of Addison.
AKILA f Indian
Variant of Akhila.
AKILE m Medieval English
Possibly early transcription of Akhilleus.
AKIMA m & f Russian
Diminutive or feminine form of Akim.
AKIMASA m Japanese
From Japanese 彰 (aki) meaning "obvious, clear" combined with 正 (masa) meaning "first (month of the lunar year)". Other kanji combinations are possible.... [more]
AKIMI m & f Japanese
Means "beautiful autumn" in Japanese.
AKIMIU f & m Greenlandic
Means "one who roams by the place under windows opposite the plank bed" in Greenlandic.
AKIN m Turkish
Means "attacker" in Turkish.
AKIN m Yoruba
Means "the brave one" in Yoruba.
AKINA f Japanese
From Japanese 明 "bright", combined with 菜 "vegetables, greens," 奈 "Nara", 名 "name", or 南 "south," or 秋 "autumn" combined with 菜 "vegetables, greens," or 名 "name," or 亜 "second, Asia," and 稀 "rare" and 菜 "vegetables, greens."
AKINBOLADE m Yoruba
Means "bravery comes with wealth" in Yoruba.
AKINCI m Turkish
Combination of Turkish ak "white" and ıncı "pearl".
AKINCIBAY m Turkish
Derived from Turkish ak "white", ıncı "pearl" and bay "gentleman".
AKINE f Japanese
From Japanese 旭 (aki) meaning "rising sun" combined with 音 (ne) meaning "sound". Other kanji combinations are possible.
AKINF m Russian (Rare)
Variant form of Iakinf, which itself is a variant form of Giakinf.
AKINFELA m Yoruba
Means "bravery expands the coast of wealth" in Yoruba.
AKINFIY m Russian (Rare)
Variant form of Akinf, which itself is a variant form of Iakinf. A known bearer of this name was the Russian industrialist Akinfiy Demidov (1678-1745).
AKINFIYA f Russian (Rare)
Feminine form of Akinf.
AKINO f Japanese
From Japanese 旭 (aki) meaning "rising sun" combined with 乃 (no), a possessive particle. Other combinations of kanji characters can also form this name.
AKINOBU m Japanese
Japanese masculine name derived from meaning "bright, luminous" and meaning "trust, believe" or meaning study; or meaning "clear, obvious" and meaning "linen".
AKINORI m Japanese
From Japanese 輝 (aki) meaning "brightness, luster, brilliance" combined with 則 (nori) meaning "law". Other kanji combinations are possible. ... [more]
AKINOSUKE m Japanese
From Japanese 秋 (aki) meaning "autumn", 昭 (aki) meaning "shining" or 明 (aki) meaning "clear, bright" combined with 輔 (suke) meaning "help" or 助 (suke) meaning "assistance"... [more]
AKINTUNDE m Yoruba
Means "bravery returns" in Yoruba.
AKIRAKO f Japanese (Rare)
From Akira combined with 子 (ko) meaning "child."... [more]
AKIRAN f & m Japanese (Modern, Rare)
Combination of Aki (2) and Ran.
AKIREN m & f Japanese (Modern, Rare)
Combination of Aki (2) and Ren.
AKIRO m Japanese
Variant transcription of Akirou.
AKIROU m Japanese
From Japanese 秋 (aki) meaning "autumn" combined with 郎 (rou) meaning "son". Other kanji combinations are possible.
AKIS m Greek, Greek Mythology
Greek form of Acis, or diminutive of names containing aki.
AKISE f Japanese
From Japanese 瑛 (aki) meaning "crystal" combined with 世 (se) meaning "generations". Other combinations of kanji characters can also form this name.
AKISH m Mormon
Son of Kimnor, Jaredite king
AKISHA f African American
Combination of the prefix a and Kisha.
AKISSI f Akan
Means "born on Sunday" in Akan.
AKISUKE m Japanese
From Japanese 顕 (aki) meaning "evident, clear" combined with 輔 (suke) meaning "help" or 亮 (suke) meaning "clear". Other kanji combinations are also possible.
AKITO m Japanese
From Japanese 晶 (aki) "sparkle", 明 (aki) "bright" or 秋 (aki) "autumn" combined with 斗 (to), which refers to the constellation Ursa Major, 翔 (to) "soar, fly", or 人 (to) "person"... [more]
AKITOMO m Japanese
Aki(2) means "Crystal, Clear", "Bright", "Obvious, Apparent" , "Autumn", "Rising Sun", etc. Tomo means "Wisdom, Knowledge", "Companion, Friend, Partner, Both, Company".
AKITOSHI m Japanese
From Japanese 晃 (aki) meaning "clear" combined with 智 (toshi) meaning "wisdom; knowledge; intelligence". Other kanji combinations are possible.
AKIY m Russian
Russian form of Acis or short form of Yakim or Akim.
AKIYA f & m Japanese
Aki means multiple things with different kanji : ... [more]
AKIYASU m Japanese
Aki(2) means "Autumn", "Morning Sun", "Clear, Crystal", "Sparkle", etc. Yasu means "Peaceful, Thailand", "Cheap,Inexpensive", "Level, Smooth, Flat", and "Peace, Quiet" are examples of meanings too... [more]
AKIYE f Japanese
Means "bright harbor" in Japanese.
AKIYO f Japanese
From Japanese 明 (aki) meaning "bright, clear" combined with 代 (yo) "world, generation". Other kanji combinations are possible.
AKIYOSHI m Japanese
From the Japanese kanji 昭 (aki) meaning "shining" or 章 (aki) meaning "chapter; section" combined with 良 (yoshi) meaning "good". It can also derive from 明 (aki) meaning "clear; bright; tomorrow" and 義 (yoshi) meaning "justice" or 好 (yoshi) meaning "fondness; what one likes"... [more]
AKIYUKI m Japanese
Japanese masculine name derived from meaning "chapter, section" and meaning "it, him, her, them".
AKJA f Turkmen
Means "light" or "white" in Turkmen, from ak meaning "white".
AKKAATSIAQ m Greenlandic
Greenlandic younger form of Ákãtsiaĸ.
AKKALENJAYI f & m Bandial
Means "she torments her mother" or "he torments his mother" in Bandial (a Jola language of Senegal, also known as Gújjolaay Eegimaa).
AKKAR m Old Danish
Old Danish variant of Afkar.
AKKAYA m Turkish
Combination of Turkish ak "white" and kaya "rock".
AKKAYIL m Bandial
Means "he surpasses them" in Bandial.
AKKE f & m Dutch
AKKOMPOIN m Wampanoag
A brother of Massasoit.
AKKUB m Biblical Hebrew
Variant of Achaab. In Ezra 2:45, Akkub is the head of a family of Nethinim. In 1 Chronicles 3:24, Akkub is a son of Elionenai, descendant of Solomon living in the Kingdom of Judah around 420 BCE... [more]
AKKUMIS f Kazakh
From Kazakh ақ (aq) meaning "white" and күміс (kümis) "silver".
AKKUTLU f Turkish
From Turkish ak meaning "white" and #kutlu" meaning "happy, blessed".
AKLAQ m & f Inuit
Meaning, "black bear."
AKLI m Kabyle
Means "slave, prisoner, captive" in Kabyle. It was historically used to refer to Tuareg slaves and servants, who are typically dark-skinned in colour.
AKLILU m Tigrinya
Means "laurel wreath" in Tigrinya.
AKLLASISA f Quechua
Means "chosen flower" in Quechua, from akllakuy, "to choose" and sisa, "flower".
AKLLASUMAQ f Quechua
Means "beautiful chosen one" in Quechua, from akllakuy, "to choose" and sumaq, "beautiful".
AKMAL m Arabic
Means "complete, perfect" in Arabic. Compare Kamal.
AKMAN m Mari
Derived from the ancient Turkic word for the month of January.
AKMARAL f Kazakh
Derived from Kazakh ақ (aq) meaning "white" combined with Turkish maral meaning "deer, stag".
AKMAT m Kyrgyz
Kyrgyz form of Ahmad.
AKNA f New World Mythology, Inuit Mythology
In Inuit mythology, Akna ("mother") is a goddess of fertility and childbirth. ... [more]
AKO m Latvian (Rare), Livonian, Medieval Baltic
The name of a Livonian chieftain in the 13th century.
AKO f Japanese
From Japanese 亜 (a) meaning "second, Asia" combined with 古 (ko) meaning "old, ancient", 子 (ko) meaning "child", 心 (ko) meaning "heart, mind, soul", 都 (ko) meaning "capital (city)", 虹 (ko) meaning "rainbow", 恋 (ko) meaning "love" or 湖 (ko) meaning "lake"... [more]
AKOBUNDU m Igbo
Means "wisdom is life" in Igbo.
AKOĸ f Greenlandic
Means "thighbone of a seal" or "corner of a fur/fleece" in Greenlandic.
AKOL m & f African
From Iteso in eastern uganda. Meaning nicelooking.
AKONAWE m Isoko
Means "let the teeth laugh" in Isoko.
AKOP m Sanskrit, Indian, Hindi, Tamil, Hinduism, Malayalam, Telugu, Bengali, Kannada
Means "angerless" in Sanskrit.
AKOPAN m Indian, Sanskrit, Hindi, Hinduism, Telugu, Bengali
MEANING : not irascible, one who is not ill-tempered, not irritable. Here अ means not, without + कोपन means anger, irritation
AKOQ f Greenlandic
Greenlandic younger form of Akoĸ.
AKOTO f Japanese
From Japanese 亜 (a) meaning "second, Asia" or 安 (a) meaning "calm, peaceful" combined with 琴 (koto), which refers to a type of musical instrument similar to a harp. Other kanji combinations are also possible.
AKPADIAHA m Ibibio
Means "first son of first daughter" in Ibibio.
AKPARĂS m Chuvash
From Turkic ak meaning "white" and parăs meaning "leopard".
AKPARS m Mari
Mari form of Akparăs.
AKPO m & f Edo
Means "short person" in Edo.
AKPOEBI f & m Western African, Ijaw
Means "life is good" in Ijaw.
AKPOMATUNEMIBOFA m & f Ijaw
Means "nobody has a knowledge of the world" in Ijaw.
AKPOMOFA f & m Ijaw
Means "the world is not as you think of it" in Ijaw.
ÄKRÄS m Finnish Mythology
The God of Fertility and the turnip in Finnish Mythology. He was also the protector of beans, peas, cabbage, flax and hemp.
AKRITI f Indian, Hindi, Kannada, Marathi
Derived from Sanskrit आकार (ākār) meaning "appearance, look" or "shape, form".
AKRIVI f Greek
Means "expensive" and "precise" in Greek. Akrive was the name of a 4th-century Eastern Orthodox martyr, one of 40 holy virgins who were martyred with the deacon Ammon (or Ammoun) in Thrace.
AKROM m Tajik (Rare), Uzbek
Tajik and Uzbek form of Akram. In Tajikistan, the name is rare because it is too reminiscent of the Tajik noun аҳром (aqrom) meaning "pyramid".
AKRON m English
An English place name, from a Greek word meaning "an elevation" or "point."
AKROORA m Sanskrit
From Sanskrit अक्रूर (akrūra) meaning "not cruel, gentle". Akroora (Akrura) was a chief of the ancient Yadava people of India.
AKSAL m Faroese
Faroese variant of Aksel.
AKSAULE f Kazakh
Means "white halo" from Kazakh ақ (aq) meaning "white" and сәуле (saule) meaning "ray, halo, radiance" (see Saule). This also coincides with the Kazakh word for the ageratum (whiteweed) flower.
ÁKSEL m Sami
Sami form of Axel.
AKSEL m Turkish
Derived from Turkish ak "white; clear; pure" and sel "flood; whitewater; torrent".
AKSELIANE f Norwegian (Archaic)
Feminine form of Aksel recorded in the 18th and 19th centuries.
AKSELIS m Latvian (Rare)
Latvian form of Axel.
AKSELLA f Estonian (Rare)
Estonian feminine form of Aksel.
AKSELS m Latvian
Latvian form of Axel.
AKSENIA f Ukrainian
Ukrainian cognate of Aksinya.
AKSENTIJE m Croatian, Serbian
Croatian and Serbian form of Auxentius.
AKSHADHA f Indian
Means "God's blessings".
AKSHAJ m Sanskrit
Means "born with knowledge" in Sanskrit.
AKSHAR m Indian
Masculine form of Akshara.
AKSHAT m Indian, Hindi
Masculine form of Akshata.
AKSHATA f Indian, Sanskrit, Hinduism, Hindi, Marathi, Nepali, Punjabi, Gujarati, Bengali, Indian (Sikh)
" unhurted "; "uninjured " ;"virgin "
AKSHAYA f & m Indian, Tamil, Odia
Derived from Sanskrit अक्षय (akṣaya) meaning "eternal, imperishable" (literally "not decaying"). As a Tamil name, it is solely feminine, while it is masculine in Odia usage.
AKSHAYE m Indian, Hindi
Variant of Akshay.
AKSHITH m Indian, Telugu
Derived from Sanskrit अक्षित (akśita) meaning "undying, immortal".
AKSHITI f Sanskrit, Indian, Marathi, Hinduism, Hindi
"Imperishableness " ; "Imperishable "
AKSIL m Berber, Northern African, History
Means "cheetah" or "leopard" in Shawiya Tamazight. This was the real name of Kusaila (كسيلة), a 7th-century Berber king.
AKSILE m Greenlandic
Greenlandic form of Aksel.
AKSILI m Greenlandic
Greenlandic younger form of Aksile.
AKSINIA f Russian
Variant transcription of Aksinya.
AKSOLTAN f Turkmen (Rare)
From Turkmen ak meaning "white" combined with soltan "Sultan".
AKSSHAY m Indian, Hindi
Variant of Akshay.
AKTAIE f Greek Mythology
Means "shore, headland" in Greek. In Greek myth Aktaie was one of the fifty Nereids or goddesses of the sea, particularly responsible for the seashore.
AKTEY m Russian, Ukrainian
Russian and Ukrainian form of Actaeus.
AKTORIS f Greek Mythology
The name of a handmaid of Penelope in the Odyssey.
AKU m Igbo
Means "wealth" in Igbo.
AKÚ f Akan
Means "Wednesday" in Akan.
AKÚÁ f Akan
Variant of Akua.
AKUA f Japanese
Japanese name meaning "water", influenced by the Japanese pronunciation of the Latin word aqua or from Japanese 藍 (a) meaning "indigo", 紅 (ku) meaning "crimson" combined with 愛 (a) meaning "love, affection"... [more]
ÁKUE m Greenlandic
Greenlandic short form of Aquila.
AKUE f Japanese
From Japanese 亜 (a) meaning "second, Asia", 久 (ku) meaning "long time" combined with 江 (e) meaning "creek, bay". Other kanji combinations are possible.
AKULIINA f Finnish
Finnish form of Aquilina.
AKULLUANA f Greenlandic
Greenlandic younger form of Akuvdluana.
ÃKULUK f & m Greenlandic
Means "sweet little one" in Greenlandic.
AKULUK f Greenlandic
Feminine variant of Ãkuluk.
AKUMA f & m Popular Culture
Means "devil" or "demon" in Japanese This is the name of one of the antagonists in the fighting-game series 'Street Fighter'. In the original Japanese game his name is Gouki.
AKUMI f Japanese
"The Dark"... [more]
AKUNNA f Igbo
Means "father's wealth" in Igbo, from aku meaning "property, wealth" and nna meaning "father".
AKURU f & m Japanese
From Japanese 亜 (a) meaning "second, Asia", 渥 (aku) meaning "kindness, moisten", 開 (aku) meaning "open, unfold, unseal", 空 (aku) meaning "sky", 曙 (akuru) meaning "dawn, daybreak", 蒼 (a) meaning "blue" or 明 (akuru, a) meaning "bright, light", 玖 (ku) meaning "beautiful black jewel, nine", 空 (ku) meaning "sky" or 来 (ku) meaning "come, due, next, cause, become" combined with 瑠 (ru) meaning "lapis lazuli", 来 (ru) meaning "come, due, next, cause, become", 流 (ru) meaning "current, a sink, flow, forfeit" or 琉 (ru) meaning "precious stone, gem, lapis lazuli"... [more]
AKUVDLUANA f Greenlandic
Meaning unknown.
AKUWUEZIUKA f & m Igbo
Means "prosperity is a good talk" in Igbo.
AKVELĪNA f Latvian
Possibly a Latvian form of Aquilina (cf. Akvilina, Akilina). This is borne by Latvian actress Akvelīna Līvmane (1951-).
AKVILA f Croatian (Rare)
Croatian feminine form of Aquila.
AKVILAS m Lithuanian
Lithuanian masculine form of Aquila.
AKVILĖ f Lithuanian
Lithuanian feminine form of Aquila.
AKVILINA f Lithuanian, Finnish (Rare)
Lithuanian and Finnish form of Aquilina.
AKWA m Efik, Ibibio
Means "elder, senior" in Efik and Ibibio.
AKWAOWO m Ibibio
Means "great man" in Ibibio.
AKWETE f Western African
Means "eldest of twins" in Ga.
AKWILINA f Polish
Polish form of Aquilina.
AKWIRARON m Mohawk
Notable bearer is child actor Akwiraron Louis Beauvais.
AKWOKWO f African
Means "younger of twins" in Ga.
AKXEL m English (Modern, Rare)
Variant of Axel. According to the Social Security Administration, Akxel was given to 6 boys in 2012.
AKYCHA m Inuit Mythology
In Inuit mythology, Akycha is a solar deity worshipped in Alaska.
AKYILDIZ f & m Turkish
Derived from ak meaning "white" and yıldız meaning "star".
AKYLA f Arabic
Variant of Akilah.
AKYRA f African American
Combination of the prefix a- with Kyra.
AKZHUREK m Kazakh (Rare)
From Kazakh ақ (aq) meaning "white" combined with жүрек (zhürek) "heart".
ALA f Polish
Diminutive of Alicja.
ALAA f Arabic
Feminine form of Ala.
ƏLAƏDDIN m Azerbaijani
Azerbaijani form of Ala al-Din.
ALA'A EDDEEN m Arabic
Variant transription of Ala al-Din.
ALAAELDIN m Arabic (Egyptian)
Egyptian transcription of Ala al-Din.
ALAALEH f Persian (Rare)
Variant transcription of Alaleh.
ALAAPPAAT m Greenlandic
Greenlandic younger form of Alãpât.
ALAAQ m Greenlandic
Younger form of Alâĸ.
ALAB m Filipino
Means "blaze" in Tagalog.
ALABA f Medieval Basque
Means "daughter" in Medieval Basque. It was documented from the 12th century onwards.
ALABALD m Ancient Germanic
The first element of this name is derived from Gothic alls "all" or from Gothic alhs (alah in Old High German) "temple." The second element is derived from Old High German bald "bold, brave."
ALABAMA f English (American, Rare), Popular Culture
From the Choctaw word albah amo meaning "Thicket-clearers" or "plant-cutters", from albah, "(medicinal) plants", and amo, "to clear," a name the Choctaw gave to encompass their people... [more]
ALABANDUS m Greek Mythology
Means "horse victory". From the Carian ala 'horse' and banda 'victory'. In Greek mythology he was a Carian hero, son of Euippus and the naiad Callirrhoe, and through Callihrrhoe the grandson of the Titans Oceanus and Tethys... [more]
ALABASTER m English
Transferred use of the surname Alabaster.
ALABERT m Ancient Germanic
The first element of this name is derived from Gothic alls "all" or from Gothic alhs (alah in Old High German) "temple." The second element is derived from Old High German beraht "bright."
ALABHAOIS m Irish
Irish form of Aloysius.
ALABRAH m Ijaw
Means "how long" in Ijaw.
ALACAN m Kurdish
Derived from Kurdish ala "flag" and can "life".
ALACOQUE f Irish (Rare)
From the French surname. Its popularity as a name, especially among Catholics, is likely due to Saint Margaret Mary Alacoque, V.H.M., a French Roman Catholic nun and mystic, who promoted devotion to the Sacred Heart of Jesus in its modern form.
ALAD m Filipino
"a fence" from Filipino dialect Ilocano.... [more]
ALADÁR m Hungarian
Hungarian form of either Aldric or Aldemar.
ALADEINYEFA f & m Ijaw
Means "nothing is superior to royalty" in Ijaw.
ALADFAR f Astronomy
Derived from Arabic al-’uz̧fur, meaning "the talons of the swooping eagle". This is the traditional name of the star Eta Lyrae in the constellation Lyra.
ALADIM m Portuguese
Portuguese form of Aladdin.
ALADIN m Arabic (Maghrebi), Indonesian, Bosnian
Maghrebi transcription of Ala al-Din as well as the Indonesian and Bosnian form.
ALADINA f Italian (Rare)
Italian feminine form of Aladdin.
ALADINO m Italian (Rare), Spanish
Italian and Spanish form of Aladdin.
ALADYN m Polish
Polish form of Aladdin.
ALAE m Arabic (Maghrebi)
From Arabic عَلَاء (ʿalāʾ) meaning "exalted, lofty, excellent" (related to Ali (1) and Aali).
ALAEDDINE m Arabic (Maghrebi)
Maghrebi transcription of Ala al-Din (chiefly Tunisian).
ALÆGATÆ m Ossetian Mythology
Meaning unknown. This is the name of a general of the Narts in the Ossetian Nart epic.
ALAERE f Ijaw
Means "queen, woman of substance" in Ijaw.
ALAETRA f African American
Perhaps an Anglicized variant of Elettra.
ALAFARE f English (Rare), Romani
Of extremely uncertain origin and meaning. ... [more]
ALAFRID m Ancient Germanic
The first element of this name is derived from Gothic alls "all" or from Gothic alhs (alah in Old High German) "temple." The second element is derived from Old High German fridu "peace."
ALAGARD f Ancient Germanic
The first element of this name is derived from Gothic alls "all" or from Gothic alhs (alah in Old High German) "temple." The second element is derived from gardan "to hedge in, to enclose, to fence in" or from Gothic gards "house, garden, (court)yard."
ALAGAST m Ancient Germanic
The first element of this name is derived from Gothic alls "all" or from Gothic alhs (alah in Old High German) "temple." The second element is derived from Gothic gasts (gast in Old High German) "guest, stranger."... [more]
ALAGERN m Ancient Germanic
The first element of this name is derived from Gothic alls "all" or from Gothic alhs (alah in Old High German) "temple." The second element is derived from Gothic gairns "eager, desiring."
ALAGIA f Medieval Italian, Italian (Archaic)
Possibly a variant of Alasia, short form of Adelasia. The Genoese noblewoman Alàgia dei Fieschi, who Dante praises in his 'Purgatorio' (c.1318), was a niece of Pope Adrian V and the wife of Dante's friend Moroello III Malaspina.
ALAGIS m Ancient Germanic
The first element of this Germanic name comes from Gothic alls "all" or from Gothic alhs (alah in Old High German) "temple." The meaning and origin of the second element is rather uncertain: we know that it comes from gis (the original form was possibly gîs), but we don't exactly know where gis itself comes from... [more]
ALAGISEL m Ancient Germanic
The first element of this name is derived from Gothic alls "all" or from Gothic alhs (alah in Old High German) "temple." The second element is derived from gisel "hostage" or "pledge."
ALAGSANTERE m Greenlandic
Greenlandic form of Alexander.
ALAGUND f Ancient Germanic
The first element of this name is derived from Gothic alls "all" or from Gothic alhs (alah in Old High German) "temple." The second element is derived from Old High German gund "war."
ALAHILD f Ancient Germanic
The first element of this name is derived from Gothic alls "all" or from Gothic alhs (alah in Old High German) "temple." The second element is derived from Old Norse hildr "battle."
ALAHIS m Ancient Germanic (Lombardic)
The name of a 7th-century Lombard king.
ALAHTIN f New World Mythology
The name of the Chumash goddess of the moon who also governs over purification, health and menstruation.
ALAIKARI f Basque
Elaborated form of Alaia.
ALAIÑE f Basque (Rare)
Derived from Basque alai "happy".
ALAINNE f Medieval French
Medieval French feminine form of Alain.
ALAÏS f Provençal, French (Rare)
Contracted form of Azalaïs.
ALAITASUNE f Basque
Basque form of Alegria.
ALAITZ f Basque
From the name of a mountain range in the Basque region of Spain.
ALAIZA f Basque, Filipino, Portuguese (Brazilian), Spanish (Latin American), Belarusian
Taken from the name of a Marian church in the greater Álava area.... [more]
ALÂĸ m Greenlandic
Meaning unknown.
ALAKA'I m Hawaiian
Means "leader" in Hawaiian.
ƏLƏKBƏR m Azerbaijani
From Arabic الْأَكْبَر‏ (al-ʾakbar) meaning "the greater, the greatest".
ALAKI m African
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ALAKINA f English (British, Rare), Scottish (Rare)
Presumably a variant of the Scottish name Alickina, a feminine form of Alick or Alec (which possibly developed from Ailigean, a diminutive of Ailig, itself a Gaelic rendering of English Alick).
ALAKSHMI f Indian (Rare), Hinduism
The name of the older sister of Lakshmi and the Hindu goddess of misfortune. She is sometimes viewed, according to one source, as another avatar of a form of the goddess Kali. It is derived from a, a negative participle, and the name Lakshmi, meaning "one who is not the goddess Lakshmi".
AL-'ALA' m Arabic
Means "the exalted". Laqab of 'Ala'. This was the personal name of Abu Sa'd al-'Ala' ibn Sahl (c. 940–1000), a Muslim mathematician, physicist and optics engineer. Ibn Sahl is credited with first discovering the law of refraction, and used it to create anaclastic lenses.
ALALA f Greek Mythology
Derived from Greek ἀλαλή (alalē) meaning "war-cry, battle-cry". This onomatopoeic name belonged to the female personification of the war-cry in Greek mythology. She was an attendant of the war god Ares, whose war-cry was her name: Alale alala.
ALALCOMENEÏS f Greek Mythology
An epithet of Athena as guardian of Boeotia.
ALALCOMENES m Greek Mythology
Means "guardian" in Greek.
ALALEH f Persian
Means "buttercup", from Persian آلاله (âlâle).
ALAM m Arabic, Urdu
Means "world" in Arabic.
ALAMAN m Ancient Germanic, Gascon (Archaic)
The first element of this name is derived from Gothic alls "all" or from Gothic alhs (alah in Old High German) "temple." The second element is derived from man "man."
ALAMANA f Medieval Basque, Gascon
Medieval Basque and Gascon feminine form of Alaman.
ALAMANDA f Medieval Occitan, Gascon (Archaic)
Derived from Latin Alemannia "Germany".
ALAMAR m Ancient Germanic, Portuguese (Brazilian), American (Hispanic)
The first element of this name is derived from Gothic alls "all" or from Gothic alhs (alah in Old High German) "temple." The second element is derived from Old High German mâri "famous."
ALAMEA f Hawaiian (Rare)
From Hawaiian ʻalamea meaning "precious".
ALAMETIS f American (Rare)
A deep South combination of names Alameda and Metis, which mean "promenade" or "grove of cottonwood" and "resourcefulness, advice, wisdom, skill, craft" respectively. Metis was also the Greek Titan who was Zeus' first wife and the mother of Athena.
AL-AMIN m Bengali (Muslim)
Derived from Arabic الْأَمِين (al-ʾamīn) meaning "the trustworthy".
ALAMINA f Romani
Most likely a corruption of Wilhelmina.
ALAMUND m Ancient Germanic
The first element of this name is derived from Gothic alls "all" or from Gothic alhs (alah in Old High German) "temple." The second element is derived from Old High German mund "protection."
ALAMUT m Ancient Germanic
The first element of this name is derived from Gothic alls "all" or from Gothic alhs (alah in Old High German) "temple." The second element is derived from Gothic môds (mut in New High German) "mind, spirit."
ALAN f & m Chinese
Combination of Ah and Lan.
ALAN m Ossetian
From Alan, the historical name of an Iranian nomadic pastoral people of the Caucasus (commonly referred to as 'Indo-Iranians'). The word itself is derived from Aryan (see Aryan), in turn from Sanskrit आर्य (ā́rya) meaning "noble, honourable, respectable".
ALANAH f English
Variant of Alana.
ALANAS m Lithuanian
Lithuanian form of Alan.
ALAND m Swedish (Rare)
Likely a variant of Arland.
ALAND m & f Dutch (Rare), West Frisian (Archaic)
Dutch and West Frisian contracted form of Adelland. Also compare Eland.... [more]
ALANDER m American (Rare)
Contracted form of Alexander.
ALANDRIA f English
Contracted form of Alexandria.
ALANE f English
Variant of Alaine.
ALANETTE f Medieval Breton
Late medieval Gallicized Breton feminine form of Alan by way of combining it with the French feminine diminutive suffix -ette.
ALANEY f English (American, Rare)
Variant of Alanie or Alani, or a combination of the prefix a with Laney.
ALANG m Hmong (Archaic)
Means "emperor" in Hmong.
ALANGKA f & m Burmese
Means "prosody" or "ornament" in Burmese.
'ALANI f Hawaiian
Meaning 'orange tree' or 'orange fruit.'
ALANI f Hawaiian
Means "orange", referring both to the fruit, the tree, and the color.
ALANIE f English
Diminutive of Alana.