Submitted Names Starting with E

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EA f & m Japanese
From Japanese 依 (e) meaning "reliant, depend on, consequently, therefore, due to", 咲 (e) meaning "blossom", 恵 (e) meaning "favor, blessing, grace, kindness", 愛 (e) meaning "love, affection", 映 (e) meaning "reflect, reflection, projection", 枝 (e) meaning "bough, branch, twig, limb", 栄 (e) meaning "flourish, prosperity, honor, glory, splendor", 歩 (e) meaning "walk", 永 (e) meaning "eternity, long, lengthy", 江 (e) meaning "creek, inlet, bay", 瑛 (e) meaning "sparkle of jewelry, crystal", 空 (e) meaning "sky", 笑 (e) meaning "laugh", 絵 (e) meaning "picture, drawing, painting, sketch", 英 (e) meaning "hero, outstanding", 衣 (e) meaning "garment, clothes, dressing", 詠 (e) meaning "recitation, poem, song, composing" or 風 (e) meaning "wind, air, style, manner" combined with 愛 (a) meaning "love, affection", 逢 (a) meaning "meeting, tryst, date, rendezvous", 亜 (a) meaning "second, Asia", 安 (a) meaning "relax, cheap, low, quiet, rested, contented, peaceful", 杏 (a) meaning "apricot", 阿 (a) meaning "flatter, fawn upon, corner, nook, recess", 空 (a) meaning "sky", 気 (a) meaning "spirit, mind, air, atmosphere, mood", 雨 (a) meaning "rain", 明 (a) meaning "bright, light", 歩 (a) meaning "walk" or 彩 (a) meaning "colour"... [more]
EABHA f Irish
Variant of ÉABHA.
EACH m English (Rare)
From the word "each" meaning to refer to every one of two or more people or things, regarded and identified separately.
EACHAIDH m Irish
Variant of EOCHAIDH
EACHMARCACH m Irish
Derived from from Gaelic each "horse" and marcach "rider", "knight".
EACHNA f Irish Mythology
A daughter of a king of Connacht, she was renowned for both her beauty and her fashion sense.... [more]
EACHTHIGHEARN m Irish
Means "horsemen" in Irish.
ÉACO m Spanish, Portuguese
Spanish and Portuguese form of Aiakos via its latinized form AEACUS.
EACO m Italian
Italian form of Aiakos via its latinized form AEACUS.
EADA m Anglo-Saxon (Rare)
From Old English ead "wealth, riches" or, by poetic extension, "prosperity, happiness". This name was used by the Anglo-Saxons, although it seems to have been rare.
EADAZ f Literature
Eadaz is the name of one of the main characters in Samantha Shannon's book "The Priory of the Orange Tree".... [more]
EADBALD m Anglo-Saxon, History
Derived from Old English ead meaning "wealth, fortune" combined with Old English beald meaning "bold".... [more]
EADBURH f Anglo-Saxon
Variant of EADBURG. Also compare WILBURG versus WILBURH.... [more]
EADDA f American (Rare, Archaic)
Derived from the Old English element ead meaning "rich, blessed".
EADDJI m Sami
Means "old man" in Sami.
EADDY f Anglo-Saxon
Derived from the Anglo-Saxon people that inhabited England.
EADEN m & f English (Rare)
Variant of EDEN.
EADFLÆD f Anglo-Saxon
Derived from Old English ead meaning "wealth, fortune" combined with Old English flæd meaning "beauty". In other words, you could say that this name is the Anglo-Saxon cognate of AUDOFLEDA.... [more]
EADGIFU f Anglo-Saxon, History
Derived from Old English ead meaning "wealth, fortune" combined with Old English giefu meaning "gift" (see GODIVA and SUNNIVA).... [more]
EADHELM m Anglo-Saxon
Derived from Old English ead "rich, blessed" combined with Germanic helm "helmet, protection". This was the name of a 10th-century English bishop.
EADHILD f Anglo-Saxon, History
Derived from Old English ead meaning "wealth, fortune" combined with Old English hild meaning "battle". In other words, you could say that this name is the Anglo-Saxon cognate of AUDHILD.... [more]
EADHUN m Anglo-Saxon
Derived from the Old English elements ead meaning "wealth, fortune" and hun meaning "bear cub". This name was borne by a 9th-century bishop of Winchester.
EADIE f English
Variant of EDIE.
EADLIN f English (Rare)
Possibly derived from an English surname that was derived from the given name ADELINE.
EADMÆR m Anglo-Saxon
Derived from the Old English elements ead "wealth, fortune" and mær "famous". It is a cognate of OTHMAR.
EADMER m Anglo-Saxon
Variant of EADMÆR. This was most notably borne by a 12th-century Benedictine monk and historian.
EADNE m Medieval English
Name using the Anglo-Saxon element ead meaning "wealth, fortune, riches."
EADRÆD m Anglo-Saxon
Means "rich counsel" from the Old English elements ead "rich, blessed" and ræd "counsel".
EÁDWEARD m Anglo-Saxon
Old English variant of EADWEARD.
EAGAN m English
Transferred use of the surname.
EAGAR m Scottish Gaelic
Scottish Gaelic form of EDGAR.
EAGHAN m Manx
Manx form of EOGHAN. This name was traditionally Anglicized as the etymologically unrelated HECTOR.
EAGLE m English
From the English word eagle, ultimately from Latin aquila. Also from the surname Eagle, originally a nickname for a lordly or sharp-eyed man.
EAINDRA f Burmese
Burmese form of INDRA, used as a feminine name.
EAIRRDSIDH m Scottish Gaelic
Scottish adoption of ARCHIE.
EAJAZ m Arabic
Commonly used name for boys in the Middle East meaning miracle.
EAK m Bulgarian, Croatian, Serbian
Bulgarian, Croatian and Serbian form of Aiakos via its latinized form AEACUS.
EAKACHAI m Thai
Alternate transcription of EKKACHAI.
EAKALAK m Thai
Alternate transcription of EKKALAK.
EAKALUCK m Thai
Alternate transcription of EKKALAK.
EAKALUK m Thai
Alternate transcription of EKKALAK.
EAKASAK m Thai
Alternate transcription of EKKASAK.
EAKASIT m Thai
Alternate transcription of EKKASIT.
EAKAWIT m Thai
Alternate transcription of EKKAWIT.
EAKKACHAI m Thai
Alternate transcription of EKKACHAI.
EAKKALAK m Thai
Alternate transcription of EKKALAK.
EAKKALUCK m Thai
Alternate transcription of EKKALAK.
EAKKALUK m Thai
Alternate transcription of EKKALAK.
EAKKASAK m Thai
Alternate transcription of EKKASAK.
EAKKASIT m Thai
Alternate transcription of EKKASIT.
EAKKAWIT m Thai
Alternate transcription of EKKAWIT.
ÉALA f Irish (Archaic)
Éala means “swan” in the Irish language. Other meanings include “golden lady” and “noble”. It is important the fada (accent) is used for the pronounciation ‘ay-la’.
EALA m Hawaiian
Hawaiian form of EARL.
ÉALADHACH m Ancient Irish
Means "ingenious"
EALDHELM m Anglo-Saxon
Anglo-Saxon cognate of ALDHELM. This name was borne by an Anglo-Saxon saint from the 8th century AD, who is nowadays mostly known under the name Aldhelm.
EALDHERE m Anglo-Saxon
Means "old army". From eald "old" and here "army"
EALDO m Portuguese (Brazilian, Rare)
Variant of EVALDO, mostly found in Brazil.
EALDSTAN m Anglo-Saxon
Derived from the Old English elements eald "old" and stan "stone"
EALDWULF m Anglo-Saxon
Means "old wolf", derived from the Old English elements eald "old" and wulf "wolf".
EALEE f Manx
Variant of EALISH.
EALGA f Irish (Rare)
Means "noble, brave", taken from the Irish Inis Ealga "Noble Isle", which was a poetic name for Ireland.
EALHFLÆD f Anglo-Saxon
It comes from the Anglo-Saxon elements ealh meaning "temple" and flæd meaning "beauty".
EALHFRITH m Anglo-Saxon
Composed of the Old English elements ealh "temple" and frið "peace".
EALHMUND m Anglo-Saxon
Composed of the Old English elements ealh "temple" and mund "protection".
EALHSWIÞ f Anglo-Saxon
Derived from the Old English element ealh "temple" combined with swiþ "strong". A famous bearer was Ealhswith of the Gaini (c.852-905), beloved queen of Alfred the Great.
EALISH f Manx, Literature
Variant of AALISH. It was used in Manx translations of Alice in Wonderland (Ealish ayns Cheer ny Yindyssyn).
EALJÁ m Sami
Meaning unknown.
EAMES m English (American)
Transferred use of the surname EAMES. Popularized after the surname of the artist, Eames.
EAMHAIR f Scottish Gaelic
Scottish cognate of EMER.
ÉAN m & f Irish
Means 'bird' in Irish.
EA-NASIR m Akkadian
Meaning unknown. This was the name of an ancient Akkadian merchant whose customer, a man named Nanni, wrote to him the oldest known written complaint.
EANBALD m Anglo-Saxon
The meaning of the first element of this name is uncertain. It might possibly be derived from Old English eane meaning "lamb" or the Old English verb eanian meaning "to give birth" (usually of animals), which is etymologically related to the modern English verb to yean... [more]
EANBERHT m Anglo-Saxon
The meaning of the first element of this name is uncertain. It might possibly be derived from Old English eane meaning "lamb" or the Old English verb eanian meaning "to give birth" (usually of animals), which is etymologically related to the modern English verb to yean... [more]
EANFLÆD f Anglo-Saxon
The meaning of the first element of this name is uncertain. It might possibly be derived from Old English eane meaning "lamb" or the Old English verb eanian meaning "to give birth" (usually of animals), which is etymologically related to the modern English verb to yean... [more]
EANFRITH m Anglo-Saxon
Variant of EANFRIÐ. A known bearer of this name was king Eanfrith of Bernicia (7th century AD).
EANFRIÐ m Anglo-Saxon
The meaning of the first element of this name is uncertain. It might possibly be derived from Old English eane meaning "lamb" or the Old English verb eanian meaning "to give birth" (usually of animals), which is etymologically related to the modern English verb to yean... [more]
EANHERE m Anglo-Saxon
The meaning of the first element of this name is uncertain. It might possibly be derived from Old English eane meaning "lamb" or the Old English verb eanian meaning "to give birth" (usually of animals), which is etymologically related to the modern English verb to yean... [more]
EANMUND m Anglo-Saxon
The meaning of the first element of this name is uncertain. It might possibly be derived from Old English eane meaning "lamb" or the Old English verb eanian meaning "to give birth" (usually of animals), which is etymologically related to the modern English verb to yean... [more]
EANN m English (American, Modern, Rare)
Variant of IAN. Eann was given to 10 boys in 2012.
EANNA f English (Modern, Rare), English (American, Modern, Rare)
Possibly a female variant of EAN or a variant of IANNA. Eanna was given to 6 girls in 2014 according to the Social Security Administration.
EANRED m Anglo-Saxon
Derived from the Old English name Eanræd, of which the meaning of the first element is uncertain. It might possibly be derived from Old English eane meaning "lamb" or the Old English verb eanian meaning "to give birth" (usually of animals), which is etymologically related to the modern English verb to yean... [more]
EANSWITH f Anglo-Saxon
From the Old English feminine name Eanswið or Eanswiþ, of which the meaning of the first element is uncertain. It might possibly be derived from Old English eane meaning "lamb" or the Old English verb eanian meaning "to give birth" (usually of animals), which is etymologically related to the modern English verb to yean... [more]
EAPPEN m Malayalam
Malayalam form of STEPHEN.
ÉAQUE m French
French form of Aiakos via its latinized form AEACUS.
EARA f Scottish
Meaning “from the East”
EARENDEL m Anglo-Saxon Mythology
Old English cognate of the Germanic name AURIWANDALO, from Proto-Germanic *Auziwandilaz, composed of *auzi "dawn" and *wandilaz "wandering, fluctuating, variable"... [more]
EARENDIL m Literature
Means "lover of the stars" or "illuminator" in Quenya, borrowed from Old Norse Earendel. Earendil was an Elvish mariner who sailed the Belegaear (Great Sea).
EARGHALL m Irish
Variant of FEARGHAL
EARLA f English
Feminine form of EARL.
EARLDENE f English (Rare)
Feminine form of EARL.
EARLEE f & m English (Rare)
Variant of EARLY.
EARLENA f English
Latinate form of EARLINE; variant of ERLENA and EARLEEN.
EARLETTA f English (Rare)
Feminine form of EARL using the name suffix etta.
EARLETTE f English (Rare)
Feminine form of EARL using the name suffix ette.
EARLEY m English (American)
Variant of EARLY or a nickname for EARL.
EARLIE m & f English (Rare)
Variant of EARLY and diminutive of EARLINE.
EARLINA f English
Variant of EARLINE.
EARLY m English (Rare)
Transferred use of the surname EARLY.
EARNÁN m Irish
Irish form of ERNEST.
EARNSIGE m Anglo-Saxon
It comes from the elements arn meaning "eagle" and sige meaning "victory".
EARNWULF m Anglo-Saxon
Old English cognate of ARNULF.
EARTA f Albanian
Derived from Albanian ar "gold", meaning "the golden one".
EARTH f & m English (Rare), English (Puritan)
From the English word earth, referring to the planet, the soil, or the alchemical element. Ultimately from Old English eorthe.
EARVIN m American, Filipino (Rare)
Possibly a variant of IRVIN. This is the real name of former basketball star Magic Johnson, born Earvin Johnson Jr. (1959-).
EÄRWEN f Literature
Means "sea maiden" in Quenya. This was the name of a Telerin Elf in the Silmarillion. She was the mother of GALADRIEL.
EASA m Dhivehi
Dhivehi form of Isa (see JESUS).
EASABELL f Scots
Scots form of ISABEL.
EASHITA f Odia
Means "one who desires a lot" in Odia.
EASHOA m Ancient Aramaic
Ancient Aramaic form of Latin/Greek " Jesus ", Hebrew " Yeshua " & Arabic " Isa ". Presently thought as Jesus's given name in his perceived native language.
EASIE f Scots
Short form of EASABELL.
EASON m English (American)
Transferred use of the surname EASON.
EAST m & f English
From the English word, from the Old English ēast-, ultimately from the Proto-Germanic *aust- "east; toward the sunrise". It is also used as a short form of EASTON.
EASTLEY m & f English (Rare)
Transferred use of the surname EASTLEY.
ÉASTORHILD f Anglo-Saxon
Allegedly from the name of the Germanic fertility goddess Eostre combined with the Old English element hild "battle". It is a cognate of AUSTRAHILD.
EASTVOLD m & f Norwegian
Transferred use of the surname Eastvold.
EASTYN f American
form of Easton
EATA m Anglo-Saxon (?)
Bishop Eata of Lindisfarne is a famous bearer.
EATHEL f English
Variant of ETHEL.
EATHON m English (American, Modern, Rare)
Variant of ETHAN. Eathon was given to 12 boys in 2007 according to the SSA.
EATO m Japanese
From Japanese 笑 (e) meaning "laugh", 空 (a) meaning "sky" combined with 斗 (to), which refers to a Chinese constellation. Other kanji combinations are possible.
EATON m English (American, Rare)
Transferred use of the surname EATON.
EAVES f & m English
Transferred use of the surname EAVES.
EAYLEE f Manx
Manx cognate of EILIDH.
EBA f Basque
Basque form of EVA.
EBA f Tagalog
Tagalog form of EVE.
EBADOLLAH m Persian
Persian form of IBADULLAH.
EBÄK f Bashkir
Means "delicate fabric, silk" in Bashkir.
EBAN m Hebrew
Means "stone" or "stone of help"
EBARDO m Aragonese
Aragonese form of EDWARD.
EBB m English
Diminutive of EBENEZER.
EBBANI f Indian
Dew drops
EBBAT f Cornish
Cornish diminutive of ELIZABETH.
EBBI m Medieval English, Icelandic, Old Danish, Faroese
Old Danish, Icelandic and Faroese form of EBBE.
EBBIE m English
Diminutive of EBENEZER.
EBBO m German (Rare)
Clearly masculine form of EBBE.
EBBOT m Swedish (Modern)
Ebbot is TOBBE spelled backwards. It was popularized in Sweden by artist Ebbot Lundberg whose real name is TORBJÖRN.
EBE f Estonian
Short form of names beginning with the Germanic element eber meaning "wild boar", making it an Estonian cognate of Ebba. It is also sometimes used as a short form of ELIISABET.
EBED-MELECH m Biblical Hebrew
The name is translated as "Servant of the King," and as such may not be his proper name but a hereditary title.
EBEGGI m Berber
Means "jackal" in Tamazight.
EBEKKU m Karachay-Balkar
Means "very skilled" in Karachay-Balkar.
EBELEAKPO f Ijaw
Means "sweet life" in Ijaw.
EBELECHUKWU f Igbo
Means "God's mercy" in Igbo.
EBELEMBO f Bandial
Means "throwing there" in Banjal.
EBELEUZOMA f Western African (Modern)
Combination of EBELE meaning "mercy, kindness" with UZOMA meaning "good way".
EBENESER m Icelandic
Icelandic variant of EBENEZER.
EBENITA f Popular Culture
Feminine form of EBENEZER, possibly influenced by BONITA. This name was created for the movie 'Ms Scrooge', where it belongs to the titular character, played by Cicely Tyson.
EBENY f English
Variant of EBONY.
EBER m Biblical
Means "region beyond," from the word abar, meaning, "to pass over." This name appears three times in the Old Testament. One was an ancestor of Abraham. His descendants are known as Hebrews.
EBERBALD m Ancient Germanic
Derived from Old High German ebur "wild boar" combined with Old High German bald "bold, brave."
EBERBERT m Ancient Germanic
Derived from Old High German ebur "wild boar" combined with Old High German beraht "bright."
EBERECHI f & m Igbo
The mercy of God
EBERFRID m Ancient Germanic
Derived from Old High German ebur "wild boar" combined with Old High German fridu "peace."
EBERFRIED m German
German form of EBERFRID.
EBERGIS m Ancient Germanic
The first element of this Germanic name comes from ebur "wild boar." 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]
EBERGISEL m Ancient Germanic
Derived from Old High German ebur "wild boar" combined with gisel "hostage" or "pledge."
EBERGRIM m Ancient Germanic
Derived from Old High German ebur "wild boar" combined with Old Norse grîma "mask."
EBERGUND f Ancient Germanic
Derived from Old High German ebur "wild boar" combined with Old High German gund "war."
EBERHARDINE f German (Rare, Archaic)
Feminine form of EBERHARD. This was borne by Christiane Eberhardine (1671-1727), the Saxon wife of Augustus II the Strong, King of Poland.
EBERHARDT m Danish, German
German and Danish form of EBERHARD.
EBERHILD f Ancient Germanic
Derived from the Old High German element ebur "wild boar" combined with Old Norse hildr "battle". It is a cognate of EOFORHILD.
EBERLIND f Ancient Germanic
Derived from Old High German ebur "wild boar" combined with Old High German lind or lindi "soft, tender."
EBERMAN m Ancient Germanic
Derived from Old High German ebur "wild boar" combined with man "man."
EBERMAR m Ancient Germanic
Derived from Old High German ebur "wild boar" combined with Old High German mâri "famous."
EBERMUND m Ancient Germanic
Derived from Old High German ebur "wild boar" combined with Old High German mund "protection."
EBERNAND m Ancient Germanic
Derived from Old High German ebur "wild boar" combined with Gothic nand "bravery" (or Gothic nanthjan "to venture, to risk, to dare").
EBERRAD m Ancient Germanic
Derived from Old High German ebur "wild boar" combined with Old High German rât "counsel."
EBERSIND m Ancient Germanic
Derived from Old High German ebur "wild boar" combined with Gothic sinths "way, path."
EBERSWIND m & f Ancient Germanic
Derived from Old High German ebur "wild boar" combined with Gothic svinths (swind in Old High German) "strength."
EBERT m American
Transferred use of the surname EBERT.
EBERTRUD f Ancient Germanic
Derived from Old High German ebur "wild boar" combined with þruþ "strength."
EBERULF m Ancient Germanic
Derived from Old High German ebur "wild boar" combined with Gothic vulfs "wolf."
EBERWARD m Ancient Germanic
Derived from Old High German ebur "wild boar" combined with Old High German wart "guard."
EBERWIN m Ancient Germanic, German
Derived from Old High German ebur "wild boar" combined with Old High German wini "friend."
EBI m & f Ijaw
Means "good" in Ijaw.
EBIAKPO m & f Ijaw
Means "good life" in Ijaw.
EBIBARATIMI f & m Ijaw
Means "live life well" in Ijaw.
EBIDESE f & m Ijaw
Means "love good things" in Ijaw.
EBIDISEBOFA m & f Ijaw
Means "there is no one that doesn't like good things" in Ijaw.
EBIDOWEI m Ijaw
A man who seeks good
EBIEGBERI m & f Western African, Ijaw
Means "good news" in Ijaw.
EBIERE f Western African, Ijaw
Means "fine lady" in Ijaw.
EBIFINIDEI f & m Ijaw
Means "good things have been opened to me" in Ijaw.
EBIGBA m Ijaw
Means "talk good" in Ijaw.
EBIKAKE f Ijaw
Means "accept good things" in Ijaw.
EBIMIE m & f Ijaw
Means "do good" in Ijaw.
EBIMOBOERE f Ijaw
Means "woman who has brought good" in Ijaw.
EBINIMI f & m Ijaw
Means "recognise good" in Ijaw.
EBIOWEI m Ijaw
Means "good man", "handsome man" or "kind-hearted man" in Ijaw.
EBIUNDU m Ijaw
Means "good life" in Ijaw.
EBIYE m & f Ijaw
Means "a good thing" in Ijaw.
EBIZIMOR m & f Ijaw
Means "born in a good season" in Ijaw.
EBLE m Medieval Occitan
Name used by the viscounts of Ventadour during the 11th century. The meaning may be connected with the history of the name of the Italian city Eboli.
EBO m Old High German
Old High German variant of EBBO.
EBON m Hebrew
Means "foundation stone" in Hebrew.
EBON f Swedish
Short form of EBONY and Ebonita.
EBONG m Luo
Uganda/Luo... [more]
EBONIE f English
Variant of EBONY.
EBONIQUE f African American
Variant of EBONY using the suffix -ique.
EBONNEY f Icelandic
Variant of EBONY.
EBORIC m Ancient Germanic, History
Variant spelling of EBURIC. Eboric was the name of a 6th-century Suebi king of Galicia.
EBORICO m Galician, Italian, Spanish
Galician, Italian and Spanish form of EBORIC.
EBRAKUMO f Ijaw
Means "don't forget me" in Ijaw.
EBRARD m Lengadocian, Gascon
Languedocian and Gascon of EBERHARD.
EBREL f Cornish (Modern, Rare)
Derived from Cornish Ebrel "(month of) April". This is a recent coinage.
EBӘRHAM m Abkhaz
Abkhaz form of ABRAHAM.
EBRILL f Welsh
Welsh form of APRIL.
ÉBROÏN m French
French form of EBROIN.
EBROIN m English, History
English form of EBERWIN. Ebroin was the name of a 7th-century mayor of the palace of Neustria.
EBROINO m Italian
Italian form of EBROIN.
EBUBEKRI m Uyghur
Etymology unknown.
EBUN f Yoruba, African
Meaning "gift" in Yoruba.
EBUNGO m Manipuri
Means "son; boy" in Meitei.
EBURIC m Ancient Germanic
Derived from Old High German ebur "wild boar" combined with rîcja "powerful, strong, mighty." The second element is also closely related to Celtic rîg or rix and Gothic reiks, which all mean "king, ruler."
ECATEO m Italian
Italian form of Hekataios via HECATAEUS.
ECATERIN m Romanian (Rare)
Masculine form of ECATERINA.
ECBERTUS m Medieval Dutch
Name in the Low Countries before 1150
ECBERTUS m Anglo-Saxon (Latinized)
Latinized form of EGBERT, ECBERT and variant of Egbertus
ECCATTI f Bandial
Means "He (God) has not rewarded you" in Banjal.
ECEM f Turkish (Modern)
Means "my queen" or "my beautiful woman" in Turkish, from Turkish ece meaning "queen" or "beautiful woman" combined with the Turkish possessive adjective of m.
ECEQUIEL m Galician (Rare)
Galician form of EZEKIEL.
ECGFRITH m Anglo-Saxon
Derived from the Old English elements ecg "edge of a sword" and friþ "peace". This name was borne by a 7th-century king of the Northumbrians and an 8th-century king of Mercia.
ECGHERE m Anglo-Saxon
Derived from the Old English elements ecg "edge (of a sword), blade, corner" and here "army"
ECGÞĒOW m Anglo-Saxon Mythology
The name of the father of BEOWULF, meaning "edge-servant" or "sword-thane", espressing proficiency with a sword.
ECGWULF m Anglo-Saxon
Means "sword wolf", from the Old English elements ecg "edge of a sword" and wulf. This name was borne by an 8th-century bishop of London.
ECHA f & m Chamorro
Means "to give blessing" in Chamorro.
ECHAN m Mari
Mari variant of ALEKSANDR.
ECHANTOMBI f Manipuri
Means "youngest sister" in Meitei.
ECHEDEY m Spanish (Canarian)
From Guanche ⵂⴻⴷⴻⵢ ‎(ehedey), from *ezădăy meaning either "to unite, join, reconcile" or "to know, recognize". Echedey or Ehedey was a mid-15th century mencey (aboriginal leader) of the kingdom of Tihuya on the island of La Palma (Canary Islands, Spain).
ECHEPHRON m Greek Mythology
The first element of this name is derived from the Greek verb ἔχω (echo) meaning "to have, to hold, to possess". The second element is derived from either the Greek noun φρόνις (phronis) meaning "prudence, wisdom" or the Greek verb φρονέω (phroneo) meaning "to think" as well as "to be minded"... [more]
ECHEYDE m Guanche Mythology, Spanish (Canarian)
Echeide or Echeyde is the name that the Aboriginal Guanches gave to Teide, a volcano in Tenerife (Canary Islands, Spain). As most of the chroniclers transmitted, the Guanches (aboriginal people from Tenerife) conceived of the mountain as the place that housed the forces of evil, mainly the evil figure of GUAYOTA... [more]
ECHICHINWO m & f African
Ikwerre name. Used in Rebisi Kingdom,Port Harcourt,(Nigeria). Meaning 'a baby delivered at the appropriate time'
ECHIDNA f Greek Mythology
Derived from Greek ἔχιδνα (echidna) meaning "she-viper" (strictly feminine form of ἔχις (echis) "viper"). In Greek mythology Echidna was a monster, half woman and half snake... [more]
ECHIKO f Japanese (Rare)
From Japanese 愛 (e) meaning "love, affection", 千 (chi) meaning "thousand", 知 (chi) meaning "wisdom" or 智 (chi) meaning "knowledge, wisdom" combined with 子 (ko) meaning "child". Other kanji combinations are possible... [more]
ECHION m Greek Mythology
This name is either derived from Greek ἔχις (echis) meaning "viper" or from Greek ἔχω (echo) meaning "to have, to hold, to possess". Echion is the name of several characters in Greek mythology, one of them being a suitor of PENELOPE.
ECHUID m Irish
Variant of EOCHAIDH
ECIJA f Croatian, Slovene
Croatian and Slovene female form of EZIO. Notable bearer is Croatian actress Ecija Ojdanić (born 1974).
ECIK m Silesian
Diminutive of EDWARD.
ECK m Scots
Scots diminutive of ALEXANDER.
ECKHARDT m German
Variant of ECKHARD.
ECKO f & m English
Variant of ECHO.
ECLAIRE f Louisiana Creole (Rare), Filipino (Rare)
Either an elaboration of CLAIRE or a borrowing of French éclairé "illuminated".
ECLIPSE f & m English
From the English word eclipse; a solar eclipse is when the sun and moon are aligned exactly so that the moon cats a great shadow over the Earth; a lunar eclipse is when the moon is right in front of the sun, showing only a bright slither of light... [more]
ECOLO m Popular Culture
The exact origin of this name is unclear, though it could come from 心 (kokoro; heart). It could also be derived from コロコロ (corocoro; roughly a fat , bouncy, spherical object).... [more]