Submitted Names Starting with H

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Haiba f Swahili
It means charm, grace, beauty in Kiswahili
Haibo m & f Chinese
From Chinese 海 (hǎi) meaning "sea, ocean" combined with 波 () meaning "wave". Other character combinations can form this name as well.
Haiden m & f English (Modern)
Variant of Hayden, probably altered due to the influence of Aiden (which has been, in America, the most popular spelling - i.e., more so than Aidan).
Haidi f Swedish, Danish, Arabic (Egyptian), Italian (Rare)
Variant of Heidi. Haidi Giulani is the mother of Carlo Giulani who was shot dead during the G8 summit in Genova, Italy in 2001. She later became a politician and member of the Senate of Italy.
Haido f Greek
Alternate transcription of Greek Χάιδω (see Chaido).
Haidyn f & m English (Modern)
Variant of Hayden.... [more]
Haidynn f American (Modern, Rare)
Feminized variant of Hayden.
Haie m West Frisian (Rare), East Frisian, North Frisian, Low German
Frisian and Low German short form of Germanic names that contain the element hag (for an elaborate description of hag, please see Hagabert).
Haifeng m & f Chinese
From Chinese 海 (hǎi) meaning "sea, ocean" combined with 峰 (fēng) meaning "summit, peak". Other character combinations can form this name as well.
Haihaya m Odia
Haihaya was the name of a royal dynasty and their kingdom. This country was one of the kingdoms ruled by kings in the central and western India. It was ruled by the powerful Kartavirya Arjuna , who even defeated Ravana... [more]
Haiji m Japanese
灰 (Hai) means "grey",... [more]
Haijun m & f Chinese
From Chinese 海 (hǎi) meaning "sea, ocean" combined with 俊 (jùn) meaning "talented, handsome" or 军 (jūn) meaning "army"... [more]
Haikela f Hawaiian (Rare)
Hawaiian form of Hazel.
Haikyuu m Japanese
From Japanese 裴 (hai) meaning "surname" combined with 休 (kyuu) meaning "rest; vacation". Other kanji combinations are possible.
Hailama m Hawaiian (Rare)
Hawaiian form of Hiram.
Hailan f Chinese
From the Chinese character 艾 (Ài) meaning "love" combined with 兰 (Lán) meaning "blue". All together the name could mean "ocean waves" or "ripples".
Haile f English
Variant of Hayley.
Haile m Ge'ez, Amharic, Ethiopian
Means "power, force, strength" in Ge'ez and Amharic. This was the Ge'ez (baptismal) name of Ethiopian emperor Haile Selassie (1892-1975), who was born as Tafari Makonnen.
Haili f English
Variant of Hayley.
Haili m & f Chinese
From Chinese 海 (hǎi) meaning "sea, ocean" combined with 莉 () meaning "white jasmine" or 利 () meaning "benefit, advantage"... [more]
Hailun f & m Chinese
From Chinese 海 (hǎi) meaning "sea, ocean" and 倫 or 仑 (lún) meaning "logic, reason, ethics, order". Other character combinations can form this name as well.
Hailyn f English (Modern, Rare)
A combination of Hailey and Lyn.
Haïm m French, Jewish, Judeo-Spanish
French transcription of Haim used by Jews in France and French speaking countries.
Haim m Sanskrit, Hinduism, Hindi, Tamil, Indian, Telugu, Kannada, Malayalam, Punjabi, Marathi, Nepali, Bengali, Gujarati
MEANING - golden, consisting or made of gold, a name of lord Shiva, dew, hoar-frost, wintry, covered with snow... [more]
Haimhard m Medieval German
From Germanic heim "home" and hard "strong".
Haimini f Sanskrit, Indian (Modern), Hinduism, Tamil (Rare), Telugu, Hindi, Kannada, Malayalam, Bengali, Assamese, Nepali
MEANING - golden, made or consisting of gold, wintry. In ancient time, it was the name of a queen
Haimona m Maori
Maori form of Simon.
Hain m English
From the Middle English personal name Hein/Heyne. This is derived from the Germanic personal name Hagano, originally a byname meaning ‘hawthorn’... [more]
Haina f Belarusian
Belarusian form of Gaia.
Haines m English
Transferred use of the surname Haines.
Haini m Romani
Romani form of Hein.
Haiqa f Arabic (Arabized)
“True, truly, prayer of God”
Haiqi m & f Chinese
From Chinese 海 (hǎi) meaning "sea, ocean" combined with 琦 (qí) meaning "fine, admirable, outstanding". This name can be formed from other character combinations as well.
Hairol m Malay
Variant of Khairul.
Hairry m Scots
Scots form of Harry.
Haise m Japanese, English
琲 means “String of pearls” and 世 “World”.... [more]
Haisley f & m English
Variant of Hazley.
Haislynn f English (Rare)
Variant of Hazelynn. According to the SSA, Haislynn was given to 5 girls in 2018.
Haistulf m Ancient Germanic
High German amendment of a Lombard name Aistulf, perhaps from Gmc. *Haifstiz (Gothic haifsts "battle, quarrel", OHG Heist- and Heift- "violence") combined with -ulf "wolf".
Haitao m & f Chinese
From Chinese 海 (hǎi) meaning "sea, ocean" combined with 涛 (tāo) meaning "large waves". Other character combinations can form this name as well.
Haitham m Arabic
Alternate transcription of Haytham.
Haithem m Arabic (Maghrebi)
Maghrebi transcription of Haytham (chiefly Tunisian).
Haiti f English (American, Modern, Rare)
From the name of the Caribbean country.
Haiven f & m English
Variant of Haven
Haixia f Chinese
From Chinese 海 (hǎi) meaning "sea, ocean" combined with 霞 (xiá) meaning "rosy clouds, mist" or 侠 (xiá) meaning "heroic, chivalrous, brave"... [more]
Haixiang m Chinese
From Chinese 海 (hǎi) meaning "sea, ocean" combined with 祥 (xiáng) meaning "good luck, auspiciousness" or 翔 (xiáng) meaning "to fly, to soar", as well as other character combinations.
Haiya f Chinese
Combination of Hai and Ya.
Haiyan f & m Chinese
From Chinese 海 (hǎi) meaning "sea, ocean" combined with 晏 (yàn) meaning "quiet, peaceful, tranquil, late" or 燕 (yàn) meaning "swallow (bird)"... [more]
Haiying f & m Chinese
From Chinese 海 (hǎi) meaning "sea, ocean" combined with 英 (yīng) meaning "flower, petal, brave, hero" or 鹰 (yīng) meaning "eagle, hawk, falcon"... [more]
Haize f & m Basque (Modern, Rare)
Derived from Basque haize "wind" (compare Haizea).
Haja m Malagasy
Means "honour" in Malagasy.
Hajaroy f Uzbek
Combination of Hajar and Uzbek oy meaning "moon".
Hajat m Albanian
Albanian form of Hayat.
Hajdar m Albanian (Archaic)
Albanian form of Haidar.
Hajdla f Silesian
Silesian short form of Adelajda and Jadwiga via German Heidi and Hedwig.
Hajimu m Japanese
From Japanese 一 (hajimu) meaning "one", 始 (hajimu) meaning "to begin, to start", 創 (hajimu) meaning "genesis", 旦 (hajimu) meaning "morning, dawn", 箸 (hajimu) meaning "chopsticks" or from 黎 (hajimu) meaning "black, bluish black"... [more]
Ha-jin f Korean
Name from one of the main characters of kdrama "Scarlet Heart: Goryeo"
Hajnácska f Hungarian
Diminutive of Hajna, meaning "dawn".
Hajnel m Silesian
Silesian form of Henryk.
Hajo m West Frisian, East Frisian
Frisian variant form of Haie.
Hajra f Urdu
Urdu form of Hajar.
Hajredin m Albanian
Albanian form of Khair ad-Din.
Hajrije f Albanian
Etymology uncertain, possibly from Khayriyya.
Hajrudin m Bosnian
Bosnian variant of Hayreddin.
Hajü m German (Rare)
Short form of Hans-Jürgen.... [more]
Hak m & f Khmer
Hakam m Arabic
Means "arbiter, judge". One of the names of Allah in Islam.
Hakar m Kurdish, Turkish
its the name of a famous mountain in Turkey
Hakaraia m Maori
Maori form of Zechariah.
Hakaru m Japanese
From Japanese 究 (hakaru) meaning "research", 参 (hakaru) meaning "take part in, intervene", 図 (hakaru) meaning "diagram, figure, illustration", 斗 (hakaru), which refers to a Chinese constellation, 平 (hakaru) meaning "level; even; flat", 法 (hakaru) meaning "method, law, rule", 量 (hakaru) meaning "progress", 権 (hakaru) meaning "power, right, authority" or 揆 (hakaru) meaning "to guess, estimate" or other kanji which are pronounced the same way.... [more]
Hakʼaz Asdzą́ą́ f Navajo
Means "cold woman" in Navajo.
Hakem m Arabic
Means "judge" or "ruler" in Arabic.
Haki m Literature
Used in Eiríks Saga Rauða, probably written sometime before 1265. ... [more]
Hakiem m Ethiopian, Amharic
Means "doctor" in Amharic.
Hakiem m Indonesian, Malay
Indonesian and Malay form of Hakim.
Hakim m Indonesian
Means “to judge” in Indonesian.
Hakima f Arabic (Maghrebi)
Feminine form of Hakim (chiefly Moroccan and Algerian).
Hakimah f Malay
Malay form of Hakima.
Häkimcan m Tatar (Rare)
Derived from Arabic Hakim (حكيم) and Turkish Can.
Hakimeh f Persian
it means wise woman.
Hakizimana m Rwandan, Rundi, African Mythology (Modern)
A name which means "God saves everything," imana being the name of the original Rwandan/Burundian deity and now the modern word for God in all monotheistic usages within Rwanda and Burundi.
Håkkå m Norwegian
Norwegian dialectal variant of Håkon.
Hakka f Japanese (Rare)
From Japanese 薄荷 (hakka) meaning "mint, peppermint". Other kanji or combinations of kanji can form this name as well.
Hakkatan m Biblical Hebrew
Meaning, "the small."
Hakkie m Scots
Shetlandic Scots diminutive of Haakon. This name used to be Anglicized as Hercules.
Hakkoz m Biblical
Hakkoz is the name of two or three biblical individuals.
Hako f Japanese
From Japanese 巴 (ha) meaning "tomoe" or 葉 (ha) meaning "leaf" combined with 子 (ko) meaning "child". Other kanji combinations are possible.... [more]
Hakobune m & f Japanese
Ark.
Hakoda m Popular Culture
A character from the American show Avatar: The Last Airbender.
Hákonía f Icelandic (Rare)
Feminine form of Hákon.
Hakopa m Maori
Maori form of Jacob.
Hakota m Mormon
Samoan form of Hagoth.
Haku m & f Japanese, Popular Culture
From the Japanese kanji 白 (haku) meaning "white" or 伯 (haku) meaning "count; eldest brother; chief official" or 魄 (haku) meaning "soul".... [more]
Hakua f Japanese
From Japanese 白 (haku) meaning "white" combined with 愛 (a) meaning "love, affection". Other kanji combinations are possible.
Hakudoshi m Japanese
Means "white child" in japanese
Hakuko f Japanese
From Japanese 珀 (haku) meaning "amber" combined with 子 (ko) meaning "child". Other kanji combinations are possible.
Hakumakle m & f Ainu
Meaning "Hurry" in Ainu.
Hakun m Old Danish
Old Danish form of Hákon.
Hakune f Japanese
From Japanese 白 (haku) meaning "white" combined with 音 (ne) meaning "sound". Other kanji combinations are possible.
Hakuoh m & f Japanese
Means "White Phoenix" or "White Female-phoenix."
Hakuren m Japanese
From Japanese 伯 (haku) meaning "chief, count, earl, uncle" or 白 (haku) meaning "white" combined with 廉 (ren) meaning "bargain, reason, charge, suspicion, point, account, purity, honest, low price, cheap, rested, contented, peaceful", 連 (ren) meaning "take along, lead, join, connect, party, gang, clique" or 蓮 (ren) meaning "lotus"... [more]
Hakurou m Japanese
From Japanese 白 (haku) meaning "white" or 珀 (haku) meaning "amber" combined with 郎 (rou) meaning "son" or 朗 (rou) meaning "bright, clear". Other kanji combinations are possible.
Hakuryū m Japanese (Rare)
This name can be used as 博龍, 博竜, 博隆, 白竜, 白龍, 白隆, 伯龍, 伯竜, 伯隆 or 柏龍 with 博 (haku, baku) meaning "command, esteem, exposition, fair, win acclaim," 白 (haku, byaku, shira-, shiro, shiro.i) meaning "white," 伯 (haku) meaning "Brazil, chief, count, earl, uncle," 柏 (haku, hyaku, byaku, kashiwa) meaning "oak," 龍 (ryuu, ryou, rou, tatsu) meaning "dragon, imperial," 竜 (ryuu, ryou, rou, ise, tatsu) meaning "dragon, imperial" and 隆 (ryuu) meaning "high, hump, noble, prosperity."... [more]
Hakuto m Japanese
From Japanese 柏 (haku) meaning "oak" or 白 (haku) meaning "white" combined with 人 (to) meaning "person", 斗 (to), which refers to a Chinese constellation or 杜 (to) meaning "woods; grove". Other kanji combinations are possible.
Hak-yeon m Korean
From Sino-Korean 學 "learning, knowledge; school" and 沇 "flowing and engulfing; brimming".
Hala f Vilamovian
Vilamovian form of Elizabeth via Halżbieta.
Halah f Arabic
Variant transcription of Hala.
Halaina f Ancient Greek, English
A derivative of Helena and Helen.
Halaki f Hawaiian
Hawaiian form of Charlotte.
Halam m & f English
Variant of Hallam.
Halani f Hawaiian
Means "breath of heaven" in Hawaiian.
Halart m French, Belgian
Transferred use of the surname Halart.
Halateya f Belarusian (Rare)
Belarusian form of Galatea.
Halawa f Medieval Arabic (Moorish)
Means "sweetness" in Arabic.
Halbert m American
Transferred use of the surname Halbert.
Halbertus m Old Swedish
Old Swedish variant of Albertus.
Halbiorn m Old Swedish
Old Swedish form of Hallbiǫrn.
Halcia f Polish
Diminutive of Halina.
Halcyoneus m Greek Mythology (Latinized), Ancient Greek (Latinized)
Latinized form of Ἁλκυονεύς (Halkyoneus), which is the masculine form of Halkyone (see Halcyone). In real life, Halcyoneus (also called Alcyoneus) was a son of Antigonus Gonatas, king of Macedonia (3rd century BC).
Haldan m Old Swedish
Old Swedish variant of Halfdan.
Halden m Old Swedish
Old Swedish variant of Halfdan.
Haldir m Literature
A character in J.R.R. Tolkien's The Lord of the Rings. An Elf of Lothlorien, Haldir is the one who guides the Fellowship through the forest and brings them before Galadriel and Celeborn.
Haldis f Norwegian
From the Old Norse name Halldís, which was composed of the elements hallr "rock" (compare Haldor) and dís "goddess".
Haldo m Estonian (Archaic)
Variant of Aldo and short form of Haldur.
Haldun m Turkish
Turkish form of Khaldoun.
Hale m Hawaiian
Hawaiian form of Harry.
Haleakalā f Hawaiian
Means "house of the sun" in Hawaiian. Its usage was likely inspired by the crater of the same name in Maui.
Halee f English
Variant of Hayley.
Haleema f Dhivehi, Urdu, Indian (Muslim)
Variant transcription of Halima.
Haleh f Persian
Persian form of Hala.
Háleikr m Ancient Scandinavian
Old Norse combination of hǫð "battle" and leikr "game", "play", "sport", "fight".
Haleli f Hebrew
Literally "praise me." A variant of Hallel.
Halema f Arabic, Bengali
Alternate transcription of Halima as well as the Bengali form.
Halemano m Hawaiian
Hawaiian form of Herman.
Halen m & f English (Rare)
Transferred use of the surname Halen.
Halena f Ukrainian (Archaic)
Archaic Ukrainian variant of Helena.
Halena f Sorbian
Lower Sorbian variant of Alena.
Halenur f Turkish
Combination of Hale 1 and Nur.
Halewijn m Medieval Dutch
Name of the titular character in of the well-known Dutch medieval ballad "Heer Halewijn zong een liedekijn"/"The Song of Lord Halewijn".
Hálfdán m Icelandic
Icelandic variant of Hálfdan.
Hälge m Swedish (Rare)
Variant of Helge. Hälge is the name of a cartoon moose in Sweden, from Swedish älg meaning "moose".
Hälghe m Old Swedish
Old Swedish form of Helgi.
Halhal f Medieval Arabic (Moorish)
Meaning "agitation".
Hali f Hawaiian
Hawaiian form of Holly.
Hali'a f Hawaiian
Means "fond remembrance" in Hawaiian.
Halia f Greek Mythology
Means "briny" in Greek. In Greek mythology she was the personification of sea salt, a sea nymph native to the Isle of Rhodes (sometimes believed to be one of the indigenous Rhodian gods) and the favourite of Poseidon... [more]
Halia f Hawaiian
Directly taken from Hawaiian hali'a meaning "memory of a loved one, cherished or loving memory". It made the top 100 in Hawaii for the first time in 2020, the year of the Covid19 pandemic.
Halida f Indonesian, Bosnian
Indonesian and Bosnian form of Khalida.
Halie f English
Variant of Hallie or Hayley.
Halikaka f Hawaiian
Hawaiian form of Harriet.
Halil İbrahim m Turkish
Combination of Halil and İbrahim.
Həlimə f Azerbaijani
Azerbaijani form of Halima.
Halimah f Arabic, Malay, Indonesian
Arabic alternate transcription of Halima as well as the Malay and Indonesian form. A notable bearer is Halimah binti Yacob (1954-), the current president of Singapore.
Halimat f Western African
West African form of Halima, chiefly used in Nigeria.
Halimeda f Literature
Form of Halimede used by Barbara Kingsolver in her novel 'Animal Dreams' (1990).
Halimede f Greek Mythology
Means "to think of the sea" from the Greek element ἅλς (hals) "the sea" combined with μηδομαι (medomai) "to think on, to be mindful of"... [more]
Halimo f Somali
Somali form of Halima.
Halin m Karachay-Balkar
Karachay-Balkar form of Khalim.
Halinda f English
Combination of Ha (from names like Hannah or Hayley) and Linda
Halineczka f Polish
Diminutive of Halina.
Halinor f Popular Culture
Possibly an elaborated form of Elinor. Created for the comic book series 'W.I.T.C.H.'. In the story, Halinor was the original Guardian of Fire.
Halip m Gascon
Gascon form of Philip.
Halis m Turkish
Meaning "uncomplicated, pure". Arabic origin.
Halisi f Swahili
Means "genuine" in Swahili.
Halisia f Polish
Diminutive of Halina.
Haliya f Persian, Arabic
Means "adorned with jewelry" in Arabic.
Haliza f Malay, Indonesian
Meaning uncertain, probably of Arabic origin.
Halja f Estonian
Possibly derived from Estonian haljas "verdant".
Halja f Ukrainian
Ukrainian diminutive of Halyna.
Haljand m Estonian
Haljand is an Estonian masculine given name derived from the Estonian language "haljas" meaning "green" and "verdant".
Halka f Polish (Rare)
Diminutive of Halina.
Halkin m Medieval English
Diminutive of Henry.
Halla f Finnish, Ancient Scandinavian, Icelandic, Norwegian, Faroese, Danish
Feminine form of Hallr. Halla is also a Finnish word for an occasion when in growing season temperature lowers so much that ground gets covered with frost.
Hallabera f Ancient Scandinavian
Old Norse variant of Hallbera.
Hallar m Estonian
Variant of Hellar.
Hallbera f Ancient Scandinavian, Norwegian (Rare), Icelandic, Faroese
Derived from Old Norse hallr meaning "flat stone, slab, big stone, boulder" (compare Hallr, Halli) and (the hypothetical reconstructed root) *ber- "bear" (also found in the noun berserkr), making it a feminine equivalent of Hallbjörn.
Hallbiǫrn m Ancient Scandinavian
Old Norse combination of hallr "rock" and biǫrn "bear".
Hallbiorn m Old Swedish
Old Swedish form of Hallbiǫrn.
Hallbjørg f Norwegian
From the Old Norse name Hallbjörg, derived from hallr "rock" and björg "protection, help".
Hallbjørn m Norwegian, Faroese
Norwegian and Faroese younger form of Hallbiǫrn.
Halldís f Icelandic, Old Norwegian
Combination of Hallr and the name element dís.
Halldis f Norwegian
Younger form of Halldís.
Hallee f English
Variant of Hallie.
Hallelujah f & m English (Rare)
From the English word hallelujah, uttered in worship or as an expression of rejoicing, ultimately from Hebrew הַלְּלוּיָהּ "praise ye the Lord."
Hallet m Medieval English
Diminutive of Henry.
Halley f & m English
Transferred use of the surname Halley.... [more]
Hallfreðr m Ancient Scandinavian
From Old Norse hallr "rock" and friðr "peace".
Hallfríðr f Ancient Scandinavian
From Old Norse hallr "rock" combined with fríðr "beautiful".
Hallfríður f & m Icelandic, Faroese
Icelandic feminine form of Hallfríðr and modern Faroese masculine form of Hallfreðr.
Hallgeir m Norwegian
Modern form of Hallgeirr.
Hallgeirr m Ancient Scandinavian
Derived from Old Norse hallr "rock" combined with Old Norse geirr "spear".
Hallgerð f Faroese
Faroese younger form of Hallgerðr.
Hallgerðr f Ancient Scandinavian
Derived from the Germanic name elements hallr "stone, rock" and garðr "enclosure", "protection".
Hallgrim m Norwegian
Modern Norwegian form of Hallgrímr.
Hallgrímr m Ancient Scandinavian
Derived from Old Norse hallr "rock" combined with Old Norse grîma "mask".
Hallgrímur m Icelandic, Faroese
Icelandic and Faroese form of Hallgrímr. It was borne by Icelandic poet and clergyman Hallgrímur Pétursson (1614-1674).
Hallgunn f Norwegian, Faroese
Norwegian and Faroese name with the combination of hallr "stone, rock" and gunnr "battle, fight".
Hallgunnur f Icelandic
Icelandic form of Hallgunn.
Halli f English
Variant of Hallie.
Halliwell m English (Rare)
Transferred use of a surname Halliwell.
Hallmar m Norwegian (Rare), Icelandic, Faroese
Norwegian combination of hallr "flat stone, flat rock" and mærr "famous".
Hallmundr m Ancient Scandinavian
Derived from Old Norse hallr "rock" combined with Old Norse mundr "protection."
Hallny f Swedish
Swedish form of Hallný.
Hallný f Icelandic (Rare, Archaic)
Icelandic name with the combination of hallr "stone, rock" and nýr "new".
Hallosheth m Biblical Hebrew
Meaning, "enchanter."
Hallow m & f American (Rare, Archaic)
Transferred use of the surname Hallow.
Halloween f & m English (American, Modern, Rare)
From the English word Hallowe'en, originally used in 1745 as a contraction of All Hallows Eve.
Hallur m Icelandic, Faroese
Modern Icelandic and Faroese form of Hallr.
Hallvarður m Icelandic, Faroese
Icelandic and Faroese younger form of Hallvarðr.
Hallvör f Icelandic
Icelandic younger form of Hallvǫr.
Hallvǫr f Ancient Scandinavian
Ancient Scandinavian feminine name with the combination of hallr "stone, rock" and vár "spring".
Hally f English
Variant of Hallie.
Hálmar m Faroese
Faroese variant of Hallmar.
Halmar m Norwegian
Variant of Hallmar.
Halo f & m English (Modern)
From the English word "halo", referring to "a luminous disc, often of gold, around or over the heads of saints, etc., in religious paintings; the metaphorical aura of glory, veneration or sentiment which surrounds an idealized entity; a circular band of coloured light, visible around the sun or moon etc." From the Latin halos, from the Ancient Greek hálōs (ἅλως) 'disk of the sun or moon; ring of light around the sun or moon; threshing floor with its surrounding threshold; disk of a shield'; itself of unknown origin... [more]
Haloke f Navajo
Salmon
Halola m Hawaiian
Hawaiian form of Harold.
Halona f Hawaiian
Means "peering; place from which to peer, place to peer at, lookout" in Hawaiian.
Halphas m Judeo-Christian Legend
A demon listed in the Ars Goetia
Halrloprillalar f Literature
Halrloprillalar (Prill for short) is a character from Larry Niven's book RINGWORLD. She is from the species that created the Ringworld, known as the engineers.
Háls m Ancient Scandinavian
Old Norse variant of Hals.
Hals m Ancient Scandinavian, Old Danish, Old Swedish
Old Norse name and byname, from Old Norse hals "throat", "neck".
Halsey m & f English
From Old English, meaning "from Hal's island". The name is probably given in honour of the American war hero Admiral William "Bull" Halsey, Jr. (1882-1959).
Halston m & f English
Transferred use of the surname Halston. May also be a variation of Halsten.
Halszka f Polish
Diminutive of Elżbieta via its archaic variant Halżbieta.
Halt m Popular Culture
A name created by John Flanagan for his series 'Ranger's Apprentice' in which Halt is an old Ranger who takes on an apprentice.
Halti m & f Finnish
From the name of a Finnish fell, Halti (Háldi in Northern Sami).... [more]
Haltza f Basque (Rare)
Derived from Basque haltz "alder".
Haluka m German (Rare, ?)
Variant transcription of Haruka.... [more]
Halusia f Polish
Diminutive of Halina.
Halvarður m Faroese
Faroese variant of Hallvarður.
Hálvdan m Faroese
Faroese form of Hálfdan.
Halvo f Uzbek
Means "bitter almond" in Uzbek.
Halwya f Old Swedish
Old Swedish variant of Halvi.
Halya f Ukrainian
Ukrainian diminutive of Halyna.
Hama f Japanese
Directly taken from Japanese 浜 (hama) meaning "beach, seashore" or 濱 (hama) meaning "beach, sea coast". It can also be given as a combination of 波 (ha) meaning "waves" with 麻 (ma) meaning "flax, hemp".
Hamad m Arabic
Means "one who praises" in Arabic.