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ADELTRAUD f German
Derived from the Germanic elements adal
"noble" and þruþ
ADELTÚ m Native American, Charruan
The name belonged to Vicente Adeltú, a charruan tribe leader who lived in Buenos Aires. He was used by the Viceroy Avilés to convince other tribe leaders to be reduced and christianized.
ADEMOLA m Yoruba
Means "the crown along with wealth" or "the crown has been added to the wealth" in Yoruba.
ADEN m Romansh
Romansh form of Adam
, traditionally found in central Grisons.
ADEODAT m Bulgarian, Croatian, Macedonian, Polish, Romanian, Russian, Serbian, Slovak, Ukrainian
Bulgarian, Croatian, Macedonian, Polish, Romanian, Russian, Serbian, Slovak and Ukrainian form of Adeodatus
ADEOLA f & m Yoruba
Means "crown of wealth" in Yoruba. It is also a surname.
ADEONA f Roman Mythology
The Roman goddess who guides the child back home, after it has left the parental house for the first time and monitored its coming and going in learning to walk.
ADERET f Hebrew (Rare)
Aderet comes from Ezekiel 17:8, meaning "glorious" in the phrase לְגֶ֥פֶן אַדָּֽרֶת (legefen ’addaret)
"a glorious vine", a symbol of reborn Israel.... [more]
ADESUWA f Edo
Means "in the midst of prosperity" in Edo.
ADGILIS DEDA f Georgian Mythology
Means "the mother of locality" or "place mother", from Georgian ადგილი (adgili)
meaning "place" and დედა (deda)
meaning "mother". In Georgian mythology, Adgilis Deda is the goddess of fertility and livestock portrayed as a beautiful woman with silver jewelry... [more]
ADGUR m Abkhaz
Means "defender" or "brave, invincible" in Abkhaz, most likely related to аӷәӷәа (āγ°γ°ā)
ADHAFERA f Astronomy
Derived from Arabic al-ðafīrah
, meaning "braid, curl". This is the traditional name of the star Zeta Leonis in the constellation Leo.
ADI f & m Arabic
Means "jewel" or "ornament" in Arabic.
ADIA f Igede, Swahili
Means "queen" in Igede and "(valuable) gift" in Swahili, from Hausa adia
ADIAN m Bosnian
Possibly of Arabic descent, meaning '‘religious, devout’'.
ADIEL m & f Biblical, Hebrew
Means "ornament of God" or possibly "God passes by". This is the name of several characters in the Bible.
ADIELLA f Hebrew
The meaning of Adiella is “Adornment of the Lord”.
ADIETUMARUS m Gaulish
Gaulish name, composed of Proto-Celtic ad
- "to" and yantu
"zeal, jealousy" with māros
ADIGE m & f Italian (Archaic)
Name of an Italian river that runs through the regions of Trentino-Alto-Adige-Südtirol and Veneto.
ADILBEK m Kazakh
From Kazakh әділ (ädil)
meaning "just, fair" (of Arabic origin) combined with the Turkish military title بك (bek)
meaning "chieftain, master".
ADIL-GIRAY m History
From Arabic عَادِل (ʿādil)
meaning "just, fair" (see Adil
) combined with the Turkic title giray
denoting a khan of Crimea. A notable bearer was Adil Khan Giray, the khan of the Crimean Khanate from 1666-1671.
ADILJAN m Uyghur, Uzbek, Kazakh
Uyghur elaboration of Adil
using the Persian suffix جان (jân)
meaning "dear, darling" as well as an Uzbek and Kazakh variant transcription of Adilzhan
ADILKHAN m Kazakh
Derived from Kazakh әділ (ädil)
meaning "just, fair" combined with the Turkic title khan
meaning "ruler, leader".
ADILZHAN m Kazakh
Derived from Arabic عَادِل (ʿādil)
meaning "just, fair" (see Adil
) combined with Kazakh жан (zhan)
ADIMATA f Indian, Hindi
Means "the primal mother", from adi
"primeval, first" and mata
ADIN m Turkish
Means "What is your name?" in Turkish. The "i" is actually dotless, so it's Adın.
ADINATHA m Indian
Means "the primordial master", "the first lord" or "the Supreme Lord", from adi
"primeval, first" and natha
ADINAY f Kyrgyz
Derived from Persian آدینه (âdine)
meaning "Friday" combined with Kyrgyz ай (ay)
ADINDA f Dutch, Literature
Literary origin. From the story 'Saïdja and Adinda' in the book 'Max Havelaar: Or the Coffee Auctions of the Dutch Trading Company (Dutch: Max Havelaar, of de koffij-veilingen der Nederlandsche Handel-Maatschappij' by Multatuli (the pen name of Eduard Douwes Dekker).
ADIPUTRA m Indonesian
Means "first son" or "first prince" from Indonesian adi
meaning "first" (of Sanskrit origin; see Adi (2)
) combined with putra
meaning "son, prince".
ADIT m Indian, Sanskrit
Means "at/from the beginning" in Sanskrit. It's also another word for "sun" in Sanskrit.
ADITYANATH m & f Hindi
Possibly after the famous yogi with the chosen surname of Adityanath.
ADIUTO m Italian (Rare)
From the Latin adiutus
meaning "help", in this case referring to divine assistance in a Christian context. ... [more]
ADIYA f Kazakh
Derived from Arabic عَادِيّ (ʿādiyy)
meaning "normal, regular, ordinary".
ADJUTOR m Medieval French
Means "helper" in Latin. Adjutor is the patron saint of swimmers, boaters, and drowning victims, as well as of Vernon, France.
ADLAN m Chechen, Malay
Derived from Arabic عَدَلَ (ʿadala)
meaning "to act justly" or "justice, fairness".
ADLER m English
Means "eagle" in German. It is not used as a given name in Germany itself.
ADLI m & f Turkish
Means "famous" or "celebrated" in Turkish.
ADMATHA m Biblical
Means "a cloud of death" or "a mortal vapor" according to Hitchcock's Dictionary of Biblical Names. One of the seven princes of Persia in the book of Esther.
ADMETUS m Ancient Greek (Latinized), Greek Mythology (Latinized)
Latinized form of Ἄδμητος (Admetos)
, from Greek ἄδμητος (admêtos)
"unbroken" - a word usually reserved for oxen, hence also "wild" or "untamed". In Greek myth this was the name of a king of Pherae in Sicily, the husband of Alcestis, who died for him.
ADNA m Biblical
One of the family of Pahath-moab, who returned with Ezra and married a foreign wife. ( Ezra 10:30 ) (B.C. 459.) ... [more]
ADNAH m Biblical
The name comes from the Hebrew noun עדן ('eden
), meaning "luxury", "delight", or "pleasure".... [more]
ADNAH m Biblical
The name is of uncertain meaning. It is very similar to Adnah(1)
, however they are not exactly the same. They both come from the Hebrew noun עדן ('eden
), meaning "luxury", "delight", or "pleasure"... [more]
ADNIS m African American
Meaning unknown. It is the name of American rapper Jay-Z's father, about whom he wrote a song.
ADOHIRA f & m Japanese
Ado means "uproar,disturbance,ado" while bits is quite contradicting torwards this and means "peace". If a Japanese person has actually used this name,it would probably mean "Peace Within Chaos".
ADOLE m Idoma
Means "father of the house" in Idoma.
ADONANA f Japanese
Ado means "Chaos/Uproar(Disturbance)",but it's most likely a combination of A meaning "Heavenly,Sky","Love,Affection","Second,Asia","An Exclamation" and Do meaning "Wall" or "The Way of", and Nana means "Seven"... [more]
ADONGO m & f Luo
Means "second of the twins" in Luo.