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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.
ALANNI f English (American, Modern, Rare)
Possibly a variant of Alani or a diminutive of a Alannah.
ALANNIE f English
Variant of Alanie.
ALANOUD f Arabic
Means "the strong-willed" "the smart" "the popular" "the loved".
ALANSO m Chuukese
Chuukese form of Alfonso.
ALANSON m English
Meaning "son of Alan."
ALANTA f Lithuanian
Derived from Old Lithuanian alėti "to stream merrily; to run (referring to water)". ... [more]
ALANTAS m Lithuanian
Masculine form of Alanta.
ALANTEENA f Indian (Christian)
Alanteena is a person who is always very happy and positive. She is very loyal,caring and kind towards a lot of people especially to the ones close to her. She is also a very hard-worker.
ALANTUNE f Basque
Taken from the name of a town in Gascony mentioned by Ptolemy. ... [more]
ALANYA f English
Possibly used as a variant of Alayna or Alani, or as an elaborated feminine form of Alan with the name suffix -ya. ... [more]
ALANZO m English
Variant of Alonzo.
ALAOWEI m Ijaw
Means "noble man" in Ijaw.
ALAPA'I m Hawaiian
Diminutive of Alapaʻinuiakauaua, a king of Hawaiʻi island in ancient Hawaii.
ALAPAʻINUIAKAUAUA m Hawaiian
King of Hawai'i island in ancient Hawai'i.
ALAR m Breton (Rare)
Of uncertain origin and meaning. Theories include a Breton form of Alaric and a Breton form of Éloi.
ALAR m Estonian
Estonian form of Alaric
ALAR m Sanskrit, Hindi, Indian, Hinduism, Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam, Kannada, Bengali, Gujarati, Assamese, Punjabi, Nepali, Marathi
MEANING - door; a kind of Aloe plant ; Name of preceptor of lord Buddha... [more]
ALARA f Turkish, Medieval Turkic (Rare)
Alara appears in the Turkic Mythology as a beautiful water fairy. She lives in the lakes and rivers of the Caspian basin and grants the wishes of those she deems worthy. She is said to be capable of repairing broken hearts and making them capable of love again... [more]
ALARA f Breton (Rare)
Feminine form of Alar.
ALARAD 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 rât "counsel."
ÂLÂRAĸ f Greenlandic
Meaning unknown.
ALARAM m Ancient Germanic
Germanic name, in which the second element is hramn meaning "raven". The first element may be ala "all" (compare Alaric) or a form of Gothic alhs "temple" (Old High German alah).
ALARDY m Ossetian Mythology
Meaning unknown. This is the Ossetian lord of smallpox who had to be placated.
ÂLARE f Greenlandic
Meaning unknown.
ALARI m Estonian
Variant of Alar.
ALARI m Occitan
Occitan form of Hilarius.
ALARIA f Gascon
Feminine form of Alari.
ALARICH m Czech, German
Czech and German form of Alaric.
ALARICO m Galician, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese
Galician, Italian, Spanish and Portuguese form of Alaric.
ALARID 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 Anglo-Saxon ridan "to ride."
ALARIE f English (Rare)
Most likely a transferred use of the Québecois surname Alarie which is derived from the Visigothic personal name Alaric.
ALARIK m Croatian, Danish, Dutch, Frisian, Norwegian, Swedish
Croatian, Danish, Dutch, Frisian, Norwegian and Swedish form of Alaric.
ALARIKAS m Lithuanian
Lithuanian form of Alaric.
ALARIKKI m Finnish (Rare)
Finnish form of Alaric.
ALARYK m Polish
Polish form of Alaric.
ALASIA f Medieval Italian
Contracted form of Adelasia.
ALASIE f Inuit
Inuktitut form of Alice.
ALASIND f Ancient Germanic
Gothic name derived from the elements alhs "temple" (Old High German alah) and sinþs "way, path".
ALASKA f English
From Aleut alaxsxaq "object to which the action of the sea is directed" or "mainland". It is the name of a US state.
ALASSANTERI m Greenlandic
Greenlandic younger form of Alagsantere.
ALASTER m Scots
Scots form of Alasdair.
ALASTOR m Greek Mythology
Means "avenger" in Greek. This was the name of several people in Greek mythology, and was an epithet of Zeus.
ALASTRINA f English (Rare)
Anglicized form of Alastríona.
ALASWIND 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 Gothic svinths (swind in Old High German) "strength."
ALATA f Ijaw
Means "royal wife" in Ijaw.
ALATARI m & f Ijaw
Means "king's love" or "love of royalty" in Ijaw.
ALATOR m Celtic Mythology, Roman Mythology
An epithet of Mars found on an altar at South Shields in England, and on a votive plaque found in Hertfordshire in England. There is disagreement of its meaning, with some academics interpreting it as "hunstman" and others as "cherisher"... [more]
ALAUDDIN m Arabic, Bengali, Urdu, Malay
Variant transcription of Ala al-Din.
ALAUDIN m Chechen
Chechen form of Alauddin.
ALAULA f Hawaiian (Rare), English (Modern, Rare)
Means "light of the early dawn" or "sunset glow" in Hawaiian, literally "flaming road" from Hawaiian ala "path, road" and ula "flame".
ALAUNUS m Celtic Mythology
Also a Gaulish god of healing and prophecy, who was venerated in the areas of Mannheim (Germany) and Salzburg (Austria).
ALAURA f English
Elaborated form of Laura or a variant of Elora.
ALAVIV m Ancient Germanic
The first element of this Gothic name is derived from Gothic alls "all" or from Gothic alhs (alah in Old High German) "temple." The etymology of the second element is uncertain; it may be derived from Gothic qvivs "alive, living"... [more]
ALAVIVO m Italian, Spanish
Italian and Spanish form of Alavivus.
ALAVIVUS m Ancient Germanic (Latinized), History
Latinized form of Alaviv. Alavivus was a leader of the Thervingi (a Gothic tribe), who lived in the 4th century AD.
ALAW f Welsh
Directly taken from Welsh alaw "melody, tune; lily".
ALAWARD 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 wart "guard."
ALAWI m Arabic
Means "follower of Ali" in Arabic.
ALAWICH m Medieval German
German form of Alawig.
ALAWĪDAZ m Norse Mythology
Derived from Old Norse element ala ("entire; all") combined with one of several possible elements: vīðr ("wide, far, extensive"), viðr ("forest, wood, tree") or veðja ("engage, stake, wager").... [more]
ALAWIG 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 wîg "warrior."
ALAWIN 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 wini "friend."
ALAWINIZ m Norse Mythology
Derived from Old Norse elements ala "entire, all" and vinr "friend".
ALAWIS 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 wîsan "to rule, to lead" (or wîso "leader" or wîs "wise").
ALAWISHA f English
Variation of Aloysia.
ALAWN m Welsh
Derived from Welsh alaw meaning "melody, harmony" (see Alaw). This was the name of an early bard, said to be one of the three founders of druidism.
ALAYA f Indian, English
Means "dwelling, abode". From the Buddhist term ālaya-vijñāna 'storehouse consciousness' as developed by the Yogācāra school of Indian Buddhism, referring to the place where a person's karma resides, the eighth level of consciousness that provides the base for the previous seven... [more]
ALAYINGI f Ijaw (Rare)
Means "royal mother" in Ijaw.
ALAYJAH f American (Rare)
Most likely a combination of the names Allison and Asia (or Aja). May be related to Elijah.
ALAYNE f Literature
Variant of Elaine. It is a the name of a minor character in George R. R. Martin's 'A Song of Ice and Fire'.
ALAYNNA f American
Variant of Alaina.
ALAZAR m Ethiopian
Meaning, "God is my help."
ALAZIDEI m Ijaw
Meaning "I have given birth to royalty" in Ijaw.
ALAZIMO f & m Ijaw
Means "born into royalty" in Ijaw.
ALBÀ m Catalan
Catalan form of Albanus (see Alban).
ALBACHIARA f Italian
Combination of Alba and Chiara. Use of this name is most likely influenced by the song 'Albachiara' by Vasco Rossi.
ALBAINA f Basque (Rare)
From the name of a town in Spain.
ALBÁN m Hungarian (Rare)
Hungarian form of Alban.
ALBAN m Yakut
Means "wonderful, excellent, lovely" in Yakut.
ALBANA f Albanian
Meaning: The Albanian
ALBANE f Basque, French, German
Basque, French and German feminine form of Albanus (see Alban).
ALBANIA f English
From the name of the country in the Balkans, as well as various other places, perhaps ultimately from a pre-Indo-European word *alb meaning "hill" or from the Indo-European root *alb "white" (see Albus).... [more]
ALBANOR m Albanian
Variant of Alban, with adjectival suffix -or.
ALBANY m & f English
Variant of Alban.
ALBAR m Medieval Basque
Medieval Basque form of Albert.
ALBARKA f Hausa
Feminine form of Barak (2).
AL BASTY f Caucasian Mythology
A spirit in Caucasian mythology who is seen as being a personification of guilt, associated with punishing crimes which have gone unpunished.
ALBE f German (East Prussian)
East Prussian German variant of Alba, as well as a short form of Albine.
ALBEGUND f Ancient Germanic
Derived from Old High German alb (which comes from Old Norse âlfr) "elf" combined with Old High German gund "war."
ALBELINDA f Medieval
Meaning unknown. Perhaps a transcription variation of Alpelindis, itself a variation of the Germanic female name Alflind, from alf meaning "elf, spirit" and lind meaning "soft, tender".
ALBER m Spanish
Diminutive of Alberto.
ALBERAD m Ancient Germanic
Derived from Old High German alb (which comes from Old Norse âlfr) "elf" combined with Old High German rât "counsel."
ALBERADA f Ancient Germanic
Feminine form of Alberad.
ALBÉRIC m French
French form of Alberic. A known bearer of this name was the French composer Albéric Magnard (1865-1914).
ALBERIK m Dutch
Dutch form of Alberic.
ALBÈRT m Jèrriais
Jèrriais form of Albert.
ALBERTHA f English
Variant of Alberta.
ALBERTIEN f Dutch
Dutch form of Albertine.
ALBERTĪNE f Latvian (Rare)
Latvian borrowing of Albertine.
ALBERTITO m Spanish
Diminutive of Alberto.
ALBERTOS m Galician, German (Hellenized)
Galician and older Greek form of Albert.
ALBERTS m Latvian
Latvian form of Albert.
ALBERTSON m English
Transferred use of the surname Albertson.
ALBERTU m Corsican
Corsican form of Albert.
ALBERTUCCIA f Medieval Italian
Medieval Italian diminutive of Alberta, as -uccia is an Italian feminine diminutive suffix.
ALBERTUCCIO m Medieval Italian
Medieval Italian diminutive of Alberto, as -uccio is an Italian masculine diminutive suffix.
ALBERTYNA f Polish
Polish form of Albertina.
ALBÉRY m French
Variant of Albéric (see also Aubry).
ALBERZH m Breton (Rare)
Breton form of Albert.
ALBI f & m Arabic
Means "my heart" in Arabic.
ALBÍ m Catalan
Catalan form of Albinus.
ALBIA f Basque, Spanish (Latin American)
Taken from the name of a grotto in the Aralar Range in the Basque Mountains where a dolmen was discovered in 1915, as well as from the name of a suburb of Bilbao where Sabino Arana Goiri was born. Goiri was a writer, creator of the Basque flag, founder of the Basque Nationalist Party (PNV) and is generally considered "the father of Basque nationalism".
ALBIERA f Medieval Italian
Feminine form of Albiero, itself a variant of Alberico.
ALBIJN m Dutch
Generally the Dutch form of Albinus, but in some instances it can be derived from Albuin as well. A bearer of this name was the Flemish painter Albijn Van den Abeele (1835-1918).
ALBIKA f Chechen
Means "the lady" in Chechen, from Arabic ال (al) meaning "the" combined with Turkic bika meaning "lady, girl".
ALBÍN m Czech, Slovak
Czech and Slovak form of Albin.
ALBĪNA f Latvian
Latvian variant of Albina.
ALBINÄ f Tatar, Bashkir
Tatar and Bashkir form of Albina.
ALBINAS m Lithuanian
Lithuanian masculine form of Albina.
ALBIÑE f Basque (Modern, Rare)
Coined by Sabino Arana and Koldo Elizalde as a Basque equivalent of Spanish Albina and French Albine.
ALBINET m Medieval French
Medieval French diminutive of Albin (as -et is a French masculine diminutive suffix). This given name is no longer in use in France, but it still survives there as a patronymic surname. Also compare Aubinet.
ALBINIA f Ancient Roman, English
Feminine form of Albinius and Albin. It was introduced to Britain in the 17th century, and was frequently used by members of the aristocratic Cecil family.
ALBINIANUS m Ancient Roman, History
Roman cognomen which was derived from Albinius. A bearer of this name was Lucius Sestius Quirinalis Albinianus, a Roman proquaestor and suffect consul from the 1st century BC.
ALBINIUS m Ancient Roman
Roman nomen gentile which was derived from Albinus. This was the name of several ancient Romans, some of which lived as early as the 4th century BC.
ALBÍNKA f Czech
Diminutive of Albína, not used as a given name in its own right.
ALBINOS m Ancient Roman (Hellenized)
Hellenized form of Albinus. This name was borne by a Greek Platonist philosopher from the 2nd century AD.
ALBĪNS m Latvian (Rare)
Latvian form of Albin.
ALBION m English
From the ancient name of Great Britain, which is said to have been inspired by the White Cliffs of Dover. The word is ultimately of Celtic origin (of which the meaning is not entirely certain), but it is etymologically related to Latin albus "white".
ALBIORIX m Celtic Mythology
A name given on an inscription at Avignon to a Celtic war god, who may have been Tiwaz (see Tyr) or Teutates' (Latinized form of Toutatis). Said to mean "king of the world".
ALBIRA f Basque (Rare)
Younger form of Elbira.
ALBIZTUR f Basque (Rare)
From the name of a town in the Basque region of Spain.
ALBJǪRN m Ancient Scandinavian
Old Norse variant of Alfbjǫrn.
ÁLBMA f Sami
Northern Sami variant of Alma.
ALBOÍ m Catalan
Catalan form of Alboin.
ALBOÏN m French
French form of Alboin.
ALBOÍNO m Portuguese
Portuguese form of Alboin.
ALBOINO m Italian, Spanish
Italian and Spanish form of Alboin.
ALBOLD m Medieval English
Combination of unknown Anglo-Saxon element al "noble" and bold meaning "house."
ALBON m American (Rare)
Variant of Alban. A notable namesake is American attorney, scientist and inventor Albon Man (1826-1905) who experimented with early forms of photography and in the development of the incandescent light bulb, an invention later famously perfected by Thomas Alva Edison (1847 -1931).
ALBRAY f Medieval English
Vernacular form of Albreda.
ALBREA f Medieval English (Latinized)
Feminization of both Albericus and, in early medieval times, of Alfred.
ALBREDA f Medieval German, Medieval English
Medieval German feminine form of Alberich.
ALBRIKT m Ancient Scandinavian, Old Swedish, Norwegian (Rare)
Old Norse and Old Swedish form of Albrecht.
ALBRUN f Ancient Germanic
Combination of Old High German alb "elf; supernatural being" (ultimately from Proto-Germanic *albh- "to shine; gleam") and run "secret lore" (ultimately from Proto-Germanic *rûno- "secret; magic; murmur; session").
ALBULENA f Albanian
Of uncertain origin.... [more]
ALBUNEA f Roman Mythology
A Roman nymph of the sulfuric spring near Tibur (the current Tivoli).... [more]
ALBWIN m Ancient Germanic
Derived from Old High German alb (which comes from Old Norse âlfr) "elf" combined with Old High German wini "friend".
ALČA f Czech
Diminutive of Alena, not used as a given name in its own right.
ALCANDER m Greek Mythology (Latinized)
Latinized form of Alkandros. This name was borne by different figures in Greek mythology.
ALCANDRE m French
French form of Alkandros via Alcander.
ALCANDRO m Italian
Italian form of Alkandros via Alcander.
ALCANOR m Ancient Greek (Latinized), Greek Mythology (Latinized)
Latinized form of Alkanor. This name was borne by two characters from Greek mythology.
ALCATHOE f Greek Mythology (Latinized)
Latinized form of Greek Ἀλκαθόη (Alkathoê), which is derived from Greek αλκη (alke) "strength" and θοός (thoos) "swift, nimble". In Greek myth Alcathoe (or Alcithoe) was one of the Minyades, the three daughters of King Minyas of Orchomenus in Boeotia, Greece.
ALCATHOUS m Greek Mythology
The son of Pelops and Hippodamia. The king of Megara, Megareus, gave him the hand of his daughter for his services and named him his successor. With the assistance of Apollo, Alcathous rebuilt Megara's walls.... [more]
ALCÉE m French
French form of Alcaeus.
ALCENA f English (Rare)
Possibly a variant of Alcina.
ALCENOR m Ancient Greek (Latinized)
Latinized form of Alkenor. This name was borne by one of the Argives that fought in the Battle of the 300 Champions, which took place around 546 BC.
ALCEO m Italian, Spanish
Italian and Spanish form of Alcaeus.
ALCESTE f & m French, Italian
French and Italian masculine and feminine form of Alcestis.
ALCESTI f Italian (Rare)
Italian form of Alcestis.
ALCESTIS f Greek Mythology (Latinized)
Latinized form of Greek Ἄλκηστις (Alkestis), a derivative of Greek ἀλκή (alke) "defense, defensive strength, valour". In Greek legend this was the name of a princess who offered to die in her husband Admetus' place... [more]
ALCETAS m Ancient Greek (Latinized)
Latinized form of Alketas. This was the name of several notable kings, generals, and soldiers in ancient Greece (Macedon).
ALCEU m Catalan, Portuguese, Romanian, Sicilian
Catalan, Portuguese, Romanian and Sicilian form of Alcaeus. Known bearers of this name include Brazilian writer and journalist Alceu Amoroso Lima (1893-1983) and Brazilian soccer player Alceu Rodrigues Simoni Filho (b... [more]
ALCHEMY f & m English
From the English word "alchemy" referring to "the causing of any sort of mysterious sudden transmutation" or "the ancient search for a universal panacea, and of the philosopher's stone, that eventually developed into chemistry".
ALCIBIE f Greek Mythology (Latinized)
Latinized form of Greek Αλκιβίη (Alkibie) which was derived from ἀλκή (alke) meaning "defense, defensive strength, valour" and βία (bia) "bodily strength, force, act of violence" (compare Alcibiades)... [more]
ALÇIÇEK f Turkish
Means "scarlet flower" in Turkish.
ALCIDA f French (Rare)
Feminine form of Alcide.
ALCIDIANE f Literature
Perhaps derived from Alcide. Jean-Baptiste Lully used it for one of the title characters in his 'Ballet d'Alcidiane et Polexandre' (1658), which was based on the 1636 French novel 'Polexandre' by Marin le Roy de Gomberville (where it belongs to a princess of the Isle inaccessible).
ALCIDICE f Greek Mythology (Latinized)
Latinized form of Ἀλκιδίκη (Alkidike), which is derived from Greek αλκη (alke) "strength" combined with Greek δικη (dike) meaning "justice, judgement" as well as "custom, usage"... [more]
ALCIMACHE f Greek Mythology
Derived from ἀλκή (alke) meaning "prowess, force, battle, fight" and μαχη (mache) meaning "battle"
ALCIME m French (Rare)
From the Latin #alcimus", meaning "valiant".
ALCIMEDE f Greek Mythology
Meaning "mighty cunning." The mother of Jason.
ALCINA f Theatre
Latinized form of a Greek name, of which the original spelling was possibly Alkyna or Alsyne. The name is said to mean "strong-willed, opiniated", but it is doubtful whether this is truly correct... [more]
ALCÍNIA f Portuguese (African)
Portuguese elaboration of Alcina.
ALCÍNOO m Spanish, Portuguese
Spanish and Portuguese form of Alkínoös (see Alcinous).
ALCÍNOU m Catalan
Catalan form of Alkínoös (see Alcinous).
ALCINOUS m Greek Mythology (Latinized)
Latinized form of Greek Ἀλκίνους (Alkinous), derived from αλκη (alke) "defense, defensive strength, valor" and νους (nous) "mind". In Greek mythology this was the name of the king of the Phaeacians, who was also the father of Nausicaa... [more]
ALCÍONE f Spanish (Rare), Catalan (Rare)
Spanish and Catalan form of Alcyone.
ALCIONE f Portuguese, Portuguese (Brazilian), Italian
Portuguese and Italian form of Alcyone. This name is borne by Brazilian samba singer Alcione Dias Nazareth.
ALCIONEO m Italian, Spanish
Italian and Spanish form of Alcyoneus.
ALCIONEU m Catalan, Portuguese
Catalan and Portuguese form of Alcyoneus.
ALCIPA f Catalan (Rare)
Catalan form of Alkippe.
ALCIPHRON m Ancient Greek (Latinized)
Latinized form of Alkiphron. This name was borne by an ancient Greek sophist.
ALCITHOE f Greek Mythology
Derived from αλκη (alke) meaning "strength" and θοός (thoos) meaning "swift, nimble".
ALCMAEON m Ancient Greek (Latinized), Greek Mythology (Latinized), Theatre
Latinized form of Alkmaion. This occurs in Greek mythology belonging to the son of Amphiaraus and Eriphyle.
ALCMENOR m Greek Mythology (Latinized)
Latinized form of Alkmenor. In Greek mythology, this is the name of one of the sons of king Aegyptus of Egypt.
ALCOTT m American
Transferred use of the surname Alcott.
ALCUDE m Medieval English
Combination of Anglo-Saxon elements al "noble" and cude from the element cueth meaning "famous."
ALCUIN m Anglo-Saxon (?), Ancient Germanic (Frankish, ?)
Old French name of Germanic origin, derived from Gothic alhs (alah in Old High German) "temple" and win "friend" (compare Alawin). Alcuin was an 8th-century Anglo-Saxon scholar and theologian... [more]
ALCYONÉE m French
French form of Alcyoneus.
ALCYONEUS m Greek Mythology (Latinized), Ancient Greek (Latinized)
Latinized form of Greek Ἀλκυονεύς (Alkyoneus), which is the masculine form of Alkyone (see Alcyone). This name was borne by four characters in Greek mythology, one of them being a Thracian Giant... [more]
ALDA f Basque
From the name of a town in the Basque region of Spain.
ALDA f Lithuanian
Most likely a contracted form of Aldona.
ALDAANA f Yakut
From the name of the Aldan River that flows through Yakutia.
ALDAFAÐIR m Norse Mythology
Means "all-father", derived from Old Norse elements ala ("entire, all") and faðir ("father"). This is a by-name for Odin in Norse mythology.