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FAARAX m Somali
An old Somali name, not to be confused with the Arabic name Farah.
FAASILEEN f & m Arabic
Faasileen - akhri faisla karney wala- best of deciders
FABLE m & f English
Derived from the word for a succinct story, in prose or verse, that features animals, plants, inanimate objects, or forces of nature which are given human qualities, and that illustrates a moral lesson.... [more]
FABULINUS m Roman Mythology
The god who invoked the first instance of articulate speech, whose name derives form fari
, "to speak"; cf. fabula
FACEBOOK f Obscure
Inspired by the impact social media played in the #Jan25 revolution in Cairo's Tahrir Square, an Egyptian man reportedly named his firstborn daughter "Facebook."
FADWA f Arabic
Possibly derived from فَدَى (fada)
meaning "to redeem, save".
FADZIL m Malay
Derived from Arabic فَاضِل (fāḍil)
meaning "worthy, virtuous, good".
FÆITR m Ancient Scandinavian
Old Norse byname derived from feitr
meaning "fat". The weak form Feiti
is found in West Scandinavia. Fet
is found as a byname in Sweden; Anglo-Scandinavian forms include Feiz
FÆLVÆRA m Ossetian Mythology
Possibly a combination of the names of the saints FLORUS
. Fælværa was the one-eyed protector of sheep. There is a festival of sheep-shearing honored after him in September... [more]
FAFA f Japanese
From Japanese 花 (fa) meaning "flower" combined with 花 (fa) meaning "flower". Other kanji combinations are possible.
FAGUN f & m Indian
Fagun is a month in the solar Hindu calendar, Tirhuta Panchang, followed by the Maithili community of India and Nepal, corresponding to February–March.
FAHINA m & f Tongan
Means "white hala fruit" or "white complexion" in Tongan.
FAHMI m Indonesian, Malay
Means "my understanding" from Arabic فَهْم (fahm)
FAHMO f Somali
Means "understanding" in Somali directly from the Arabic root f-h-m
FAI m Tongan
Means "perform" or "stingray" in Tongan.
FAINCHE f Irish (Rare), Irish Mythology
Derived from Irish fuinche
meaning "scald-crow" or "black fox". It occurs in Irish myth as the name of the daughter of Dáire Derg and mother of the three Fothads by a warrior called Mac Nia... [more]
FAINT-NOT f & m English (Puritan)
Referring to Galatians 6:9, "And let us not be weary in well doing: for in due season we shall reap, if we faint not."
FAIRAMAY f Literature
A character from the novel The Journey to the Forest of Temptation
by George Harpen.
FAIRY f English
From the English word fairy
, referring to the mythical creature, ultimately derived from the Roman mythological name FATA
, "fate". (Compare: FAY
FAISA f Swahili
Swahili/Arabic, meaning successful/victorious
FAITEL m Yiddish
Derived from the Latin name VITALIS
, meaning "full of life". It came into use in Eastern Europe at the beginning of the 16th century.
FAITH-MY-JOY f English (Puritan)
Referring to the joy of faith in God. Also, derived from the Purefoy motto, 'Pure Foi ma Joi' meaning "pure faith is my joy."
FAJAR m Indonesian
Means "dawn, daybreak, sunrise" in Indonesian, of Arabic origin.
FAKAOSIFOLAU m Tongan
Means "to sail for the last time" or "person who continuously voyages" in Tongan.
FALAK f & m Urdu, Punjabi, Indian
Perhaps derived from Sanskrit फलक (phalak)
meaning "panel, board, canvas" or "slab, face" or from Persian فلک (falak)
meaning "sky, heavens".
FALALEY m Russian (Archaic), Literature
Russian form of THALELAEUS
. In literature, Falaley is the name of a house serf boy in the 1859 novel "The Village of Stepanchikovo and its Inhabitants" written by Fyodor Dostoyevsky (1821-1881).
FALAN m Indian
Usage- Sanskrit, Indian, Tamil, Telugu, Nepali, Sinhala, Hindi, Sikh, Buddhist, Bengali ... [more]
FALEESHA f Sanskrit, Hindi, Bengali, Hinduism, Indian, Tamil, Nepali, Telugu, Malayalam, Kannada, Punjabi, Sinhalese, Marathi, Gujarati, Odia
MEANING - Indian Tulip ... [more]
FALENTIJN m Dutch
Variant form of VALENTIJN
. Often perceived to be a modern spelling, but it is actually a variation that was already seen in medieval times.
FALIBHU m Hinduism
MEANING : : to obtain fruit or reward. Here फली means reward, fruit + भू means obtaining... [more]
FALIN m Spanish (Latin American, Rare)
The Latin name Falin a masculine variant of the name Feline which is a Latin name meaning "cat-like". Falin literally translates to "Secret", or more commonly "My Secret".
FALIT m Indian, Sanskrit, Hinduism, Punjabi, Hindi, Bengali, Nepali, Gujarati
MEANING : bearing or yielding fruits, successful, having an iron point (as an arrow ), a tree, producing consequences, developed... [more]
FALITA m & f Higgi/Kamwe (Rare)
The name Falita is used in western African by Higgi/Kamwe people, the meaning is"Praise God"
FALOTTE f French (Archaic)
Local name of uncertain origin and meaning found in the Bourgogne-Franche-Comté region up until the late 1600s.
FALYA f Indonesian
Derived from Sanskrit फल्य (phalya)
meaning "bud, flower".
FANCHON f French, Louisiana Creole
Diminutive of FRANÇOISE
. Borne by two mistresses of Louis, the Great Dauphin: Françoise 'Fanchon' Pitel (1662–1721), actress; and Françoise 'Fanchon' Moreau (1668-after 1743), operatic soprano... [more]
FANDRAL m Popular Culture
Fandral the Dashing is a fictional character appearing in American comic books published by Marvel Comics. He is a charter member of the Warriors Three, a trio of Asgardian adventurers.