Submitted Names Starting with I

gender
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Submitted names are contributed by users of this website. The accuracy of these name definitions cannot be guaranteed.
Îte f Greenlandic
Short form of Îtivik.
Itella f Yiddish
(Polish?) Yiddish elaboration of Itta (via its variant Ita), found in documents from the early 1800s regarding contemporary Yiddish-speakers in Poland.
Itgelt m Mongolian
Means "dependable" in Mongolian.
Iða f Icelandic
Icelandic variant of Ida.
Ithaca f & m English (Rare)
This name comes from the name of a Greek island, a legendary home of Odysseus, located in the Ionian Sea.... [more]
Ithela f Welsh (Rare, ?)
Feminine form of Ithel.
Ithiël m Dutch
Dutch form of Ithiel.
Ithil m Romani
Romani corruption of Ithiel.
Ithmah m Biblical
A biblical name, possibly meaning "purity" or "bereavement".... [more]
Ithream m Biblical Hebrew
Ithream was the son of David and Eglah, David's sixth son, according to II Samuel 3:5.
Íðunn f Faroese
Faroese variant of Iðunn.
Ithunn f Norse Mythology
Anglicization of the Norse name Iðunn, keeping the 'th' sound instead of replacing the 'ð' with a 'd'.
Ithuriël m Dutch
Dutch form of Ithuriel.
Ithuriel m Judeo-Christian Legend
Apparently means "discovery of God" in Hebrew, according to some sources. However, it could possibly instead mean "the light of God is with me", derived from Hebrew 'itay "with me", uri "light, fire" and el "God"... [more]
Iti f Estonian
Variant of Ita.
Itiel m Hebrew
Means "God with me" in Hebrew, from a combination of Itai and El.
Itier m Medieval Occitan
Occtian variant of Ythier.
Îtivik f Greenlandic
Greenlandic form of Hedvig.
Itkun m Nivkh
Derived from Nivkh itt meaning "talkative". This name was traditionally given to male children who talked a lot.
Ito f & m Japanese
From either 糸 (ito) meaning "thread, yarn, string" (絃/弦, meaning "(bow)string," is also used in relation) or the stem of adjective 愛しい (itoshii) meaning "beloved."... [more]
Itoat f Uzbek
Means "obedience" in Uzbek.
Itoha f Japanese
From Japanese 糸 (ito) meaning "thread" combined with 羽 (ha) meaning "feathers". Other kanji combinations are possible.
Itohan f Western African, Edo, Ijaw
Means "mercy" in Edo and "I don't wish you bad" in Ijaw.
Itohanosa f Western African, Edo
Means "the mercy of God" in Edo language.
Itoka f Japanese
From Japanese 愛 (ito) meaning "love, affection" combined with 佳 (ka) meaning "good, beautiful", 夏 (ka) meaning "summer", 歌 (ka) meaning "song", 花 (ka) and 華 (ka) both meaning "flower" or 香 (ka) meaning "fragrance"... [more]
Itoko f Japanese
From Japanese 愛 (ito) meaning "love, affection" combined with 子 (ko) meaning "child". Other kanji combinations are possible.
Itona f Japanese
From Japanese 愛 (ito) meaning "love, affection" combined with 夏 (na) meaning "summer". Other kanji combinations are possible.
Itone f Japanese
From Japanese 愛 (ito) meaning "love, affection" combined with 音 (ne) meaning "sound". Other kanji combinations are also possible.
Itonia f Ancient Greek (Archaic)
Meaning "of Itonos". Itonia is an epithet of the Greek goddess Athena originating in the ancient Greek town of Iton, south of Phthiotis. Some ancient sources say that Athena Itonia was given her epithet from a King or Priest named Itonus.
Itonyo f & m Ijaw
Means "my thought" in Ijaw.
Ítoomaawayaakii f Siksika
Means "first strike woman" in Siksika.
Itori f & m Japanese
From Japanese 愛 (ito) meaning "love, affection" combined with 里 (ri) meaning "village". Other kanji combinations are possible.
Itose f Japanese
From Japanese 愛 (ito) meaning "love, affection" combined with 世 (se) meaning "world". Other kanji combinations are possible.
Itoshi m & f Japanese
From Japanese 愛 (itoshi) meaning "love, affection", or other kanji which are pronounced the same way.
Itotaki f Japanese
From Japanese 糸 (ito) meaning "thread" and 滝 (taki) meaning "waterfall" or “cascade”. Other kanji combinations are also possible.
Itotia f & m Nahuatl
Means "dance" in Nahuatl.
Itr f Medieval Arabic (Moorish)
Means "perfume" in Arabic.
Itria f Sardinian, Sicilian
Taken from the title of the Virgin Mary Maria Santissima d'Itria.
Itris m Chuvash
Chuvash form of Idris.
Itsa f English (American)
This was the name of one of the Hogg sisters.
Itsai m Indigenous American, Otomi
Means "clear crystal" in Otomi, spoken in Mexico.
Itsara m & f Thai
Means "free, independent" in Thai.
Itsarapong m Thai
From Thai อิสระ (ìtsara) meaning "free, independent" พงศ์ (pong) meaning "lineage, family, race".
Itsari f Thai
Derived from Thai อิศร (itsara) meaning "great, sovereign".
Itsarmiu m & f Greenlandic
Means "one who roams by tent skin" in Greenlandic.
Itsiikkaat f Greenlandic
Younger form of Itsikât.
Itsikât f Greenlandic
Meaning unknown.
Itso m Bulgarian
Short form of Hristo and, to a lesser extent, Iliya.
Itsu f Japanese
From Japanese 一 (itsu) meaning "one" or from Japanese 郁 (i) meaning "fragrance, perfume" combined with 都 (tsu) meaning "capital (city)", 津 (tsu), referring to Tsu city in Mie prefecture or 鶴 (tsu) meaning "a crane"... [more]
Itsuaki m Japanese
From Japanese 逸 (itsu) meaning "flee, escape, break loose" combined with 暁 (aki) meaning "dawn, daybreak" or 朗 (aki) meaning "bright, clear". Other kanji combinations are possible.
Itsub m Ge'ez
Means "miracle" in Ge'ez.
Itsuka f Japanese
From Japanese 一 (itsu) meaning "one" combined with 花 (ka) or 華 (ka) which both mean "flower", 果 (ka) meaning "fruit", 郁 (ka) meaning "fragrance, perfume", 樺 (ka) meaning "birch", 袈 (ka) meaning "Buddhist cassock", 香 (ka) meaning "fragrance" or 翔 (ka) meaning "soar, glide"... [more]
Itsuko f Japanese
From Japanese 慈 (itsu) meaning "mercy", 逸 (itsu) "flee, escape, break loose" or 淑 (itsu) meaning "graceful" combined with 子 (ko) meaning "child". Other kanji combinations are possible.
Itsumi f & m Japanese
From Japanese 逸 (itsu) meaning "superb, great, outstanding", 一 (itsu) meaning "one", 乙 (itsu) meaning "strange" or 五 (itsu) meaning "five" combined with 巳 (mi), referring to the Snake, the sixth of the twelve Earthly Branches... [more]
Itsuo m Japanese
From Japanese 一 (itsu) meaning "one" combined with 央 (o) meaning "centre, middle", 緒 (o) meaning "thread", 男 (o) meaning "male", 夫 (o) meaning "man, husband", 穂 (o) meaning "grain" or 雄 (o) meaning "hero, manly"... [more]
Itsurou m Japanese
From Japanese 一 (itsu) meaning "one" combined with 朗 (rou) meaning "bright, clear" or 郎 (rou) meaning "son". Other kanji combinations are possible.
Itsuto m Japanese
From Japanese 逸 (itsu) meaning "flee, escape, break loose" combined with 人 (to) meaning "person" or 斗 (to), which refers to a Chinese constellation. Other kanji combinations are possible.
Itta f German (Rare), Low German
Variant of Ida.... [more]
Itta f Jewish, Yiddish
Ashkenazic pet form of Yehudit. Also variant spelling of Ita.
Ittapat m Indian, Tamil
Hindu, Sanskrit Origins form india
Itto m Japanese
From Japanese 一 (it) meaning "one" combined with 斗 (to), which refers to a Chinese constellation. Other kanji combinations are also possible.
Ittoku m Japanese
This name combines 一 (ichi, itsu, hito-, hito.tsu, i') meaning "one" with 徳 (toku) meaning "benevolence, goodness, virtue" or 得 (toku, u.ru, e.ru) meaning "profit, advantage, benefit, gain."... [more]
Ittuat m Greenlandic
From Greenlandic ittuat meaning "head, leader", as well as the Greenlandic younger form of Ítuat.
Itty m Malayalam
Malayalam form of Isaac, some are of the opinion that it may have also been derived from Stephan
Ítuat m Greenlandic
Greenlandic form of Edvard.
Ituaton m Ijaw
Means "remember me" in Ijaw.
Ituri m Swahili
Means perfume, scent, fragrance in Kiswahili
Itxaropena f Basque
Basque form of Esperanza.
Itylus m Greek Mythology
In Greek mythology, Itylus was the son of Aedon, daughter of Pandareus of Ephesus and wife of King Zethus of Thebes... [more]
Ityoppya f Amharic (Rare)
Rare Amharic form of Ethiopia.
Itzak m Hebrew, English
Variant of Yitzhak, the original Hebrew form of Isaac meaning "he will laugh"
Itzamar f Spanish (Latin American)
Backward formation from Maritza with the -itza suffix being placed first.
Itzamna m Mayan Mythology
Mayan God of the Sun, and leader of the Gods.
Itzayana f Spanish (Latin American)
Possibly an elaboration of Itzel, or a femininized elaboration form of Itzal, with the name suffix -yana.
Itzcoatl m Nahuatl
Means "obsidian snake" in Classical Nahuatl. The name of the fourth ruler of Tenochtitlan.
Itzcuauhtli m Aztec
Means "obsidian eagle" in Nahuatl.
Ītzpāpālōtl f Aztec and Toltec Mythology
Derived from Nahuatl itztli meaning "obsidian, obsidian knife" and pāpālōtl "butterfly". This name has been translated as "clawed butterfly", perhaps in effect equal to "bat". In Aztec mythology, Ītzpāpālōtl was a skeletal warrior goddess of infant mortality and women who die in childbirth.
Itztli m Nahuatl
Means "obsidian" and "obsidian knife" in Nahuatl.
Itzy f Mayan (Hispanicized)
I really don't know it was just given to me and was a nickname from Itzayana and itzayana is a Mayan name
Iu m Catalan
Catalan form of Ivo.
Iúdá m Irish
Irish form of Judah.
Iuda m Romanian, Russian
Russian and Rumanian form of the Biblical name Judah... [more]
Iuda m Hawaiian, Biblical Hawaiian
Older Hawaiian form of Jude 1, aswell it appears in the Bible in Hawaiian.
Iúileán m Irish (Rare)
Irish form of Iulianus (see Julian). Also compare Iúile.
Iukekini m Hawaiian
Hawaiian form of Justin.
Iuki f Hawaiian
Hawaiian form of Judy.
Iukika f Hawaiian
Hawaiian form of Judith.
Iukini m Hawaiian
Hawaiian form of Eugene.
Íula f Greek, Portuguese (Brazilian)
Greek variation of Julia and Ioula.
Iulfrith f Old Danish
Old Danish form of Ígulfríðr.
Iulger m Old Danish
Old Danish form of Ígulgæirr.
Iuli m Ancient Scandinavian, Old Danish
Short form of names containing Old Norse ígull meaning "sea urchin", ultimately derived from Proto-Germanic *igilaz "hedgehog" (compare Modern Swedish igelkott and Faroese igelkøttur, both meaning "hedgehog")... [more]
Iuliane m Georgian
Older Georgian form of Iulianus (see Julian). The modern form is Ivliane.
Iulică m Romanian
Diminutive of Iulian.
Iulon m Georgian
Multiple sources claim that this name is ultimately derived from the Latin name Iulius (see Julius), which is possible indeed. The suffix -on of the name seems to indicate that it must have gone via Greek (i.e. a hellenized form), however... [more]
Iulscha f Romansh
Diminutive of Elisabet and Giulia, traditionally found in the Surselva region.
Iulus m Ancient Greek (Latinized), Greek Mythology (Latinized)
Latinized form of Ioulos. In Greek mythology, this was the name of a legendary king (better known under the name Ascanius) who was also the son of the Trojan hero Aeneas.
Iuna f Tupi
"Iuna" is a term derived from the Tupi-Guarani language, meaning "black river", by combining the words' 'y' (water, river) and "un" (black).
Iune f Hawaiian
Hawaiian form of June.
Iuni f Samoan
Samoan form of June.
Iunit f Egyptian Mythology
Iunit of Armant means "she of Armant". Armant, also known as Hermonthis, is a town in Egypt whose name is derived from Montu. In Egyptian mythology she was a minor goddess and a consort of Montu.... [more]
Iunona f Georgian
Georgian variant of Juno.
Iunone f Georgian
Georgian variant of Juno.
Iura m Moldovan
Romanian form of Yura.
Iurgi m Basque
Meaning unknown.
Iurie m Moldovan
Romanian form of Yuriy.
Iurii m Abkhaz
Abkhaz form of Yuriy.
Iuriko m Georgian (Rare)
Diminutive of Iuri.
Iuseneb m Ancient Egyptian
Ancient Egyptian masculine name meaning "(the one) coming healthy".
Iustin m Romanian
Romanian form of Iustinus.
Iustine m Georgian
Georgian form of Iustinus (see Justin).
Iustinian m Romanian
Romanian form of Iustinianus.
Iuval m & f Hebrew (Rare)
Variant of Yuval.
Iuventas f Ancient Roman
Original Latin version of Juventas
Iuverna f Roman Mythology
Latinate version of Juverna
Iuvur m Old Swedish
Old Swedish form of Jǫfurr.
Iuxta f Medieval Basque
Basque form of Justa.
Íva f Icelandic
Icelandic form Iva.
Iva f English
Feminine form of Ivor.
Ivã m Portuguese (Rare)
Portuguese form of Ivan.
Ivaana f Greenlandic
Greenlandic female form of Ivaaq. It was the number 1 female name in Greenland from 2001 to 2010.
Ivaanjav m Mongolian
Combination of Ivan and -jav.
Ivaaq m Greenlandic
Greenlandic ivaaq meaning ''brood egg'', ''the brooded, embraced one (to keep warm or in affection)''.
Ivaaraq f Greenlandic
Greenlandic feminine diminutive form of Ivaaq.
Ivaasaq f Greenlandic
Means "the one having been brooded" in Greenlandic.
Ivaila f Bulgarian
Variant transcription of Ивайла (see Ivayla).
Ivâĸ m Greenlandic (Archaic)
Old (Kleinschmidt orthography) spelling of Ivaaq.
Ival m English (American)
Of unknown meaning or origin.... [more]
Ivald m Norwegian, Swedish
Very rare form of Ívaldi.
Ívaldi m Ancient Scandinavian, Norse Mythology
Meaning unknown; possibly an Old Norse form of Iwawaldan or Inhu-waldan. In Norse mythology Ívaldi was the father of a dwarfs... [more]
Ivalene f English
Elaborated form of Iva with the suffix -lene, or variant of Evaline.
Ivalimaaq f Greenlandic
Means "the adept brooder" in Greenlandic.
Ivalo f Greenlandic, Danish
Older form of Ivalu (according to the 1973 spelling reform of Greenlandic) as well as a Danish variant. It is borne by Princess Josephine Sophia Ivalo Mathilda of Denmark (2011-).
Ivalorssuaĸ f Greenlandic
Greenlandic name meaning "big tendon, thread, sinew" with the combination of Ivalo and -rsuaq meaning "big, great".
Îvâlte m Greenlandic
Greenlandic form of Evald.
Ivalu f Greenlandic
North Greenlandic (Thule dialect) name meaning "sinew". It was used by Danish explorer and writer Peter Freuchen for the heroine of his novel 'Ivalu' (1930).
Ivaly f English (American), American (Hispanic)
Of uncertain origin and meaning.... [more]
Ivalyn f English (Modern, Rare)
Variant of Ivy, using the name suffix -lyn.
Ívan m Icelandic
Icelandic form of Ivan.
Ivan m Turkish (Rare)
Turkish form of Ivan.
Ivána f Hungarian
Feminine form of Iván.
Ivanajko m Mari
Mari form of Ivan.
Ivanas m Lithuanian
Lithuanian form of Ivan.
Ivanda f Norwegian (Archaic), Latvian (Rare)
Early 19th-century Norwegian coinage intended as a feminine form of Ivan.
Îváne m Greenlandic
Greenlandic form of Ivan.
Ivane f Portuguese (Brazilian, Rare)
Brazilian adoption of Ivana.... [more]
Ivanei m Russian
Variant of Ivan.
Ivánek m Czech
Diminutive of Ivan.
Ivaneq m Greenlandic
Greenlandic ivaneq meaning ''the one who has brooded'' or ''the one who has been brooded on''.
Ivanette f English (Rare), Central American
Combination of Ivana with the suffix -ette.
Ivani f Sanskrit
Godess of forest ("vana" in sanskrit)
Ivania f Italian
Italian feminine form of both Ivan and Yvain.
Ivanie f French, English
Probably a variant of Ivana
Ivaniisaq m Greenlandic
Means "the one resembling Ivaneĸ".
Ivanija f Vlach
Vlach feminine form of John.
Ivanik m Russian
Diminutive of Ivan.
Ivanne f French, Swedish
Variant of Ivana, or a combination of Ivana and Anne.
Ivanoe m Italian
Variant of Ivanhoe; a famous bearer was Ivanoe Bonomi, that was Prime Minister of Italy three times (one in 1921-1922, and other two, short lived, in 1944 and 1945).
Ivanu m Sicilian
Sicilian form of Ivano.
Ivão m Portuguese
Portuguese form of Ivan.
Ívar m Icelandic, Faroese
Icelandic and Faroese younger form of Ívarr.
Îvare m Greenlandic
Greenlandic form of Ivar.
Ivárë m Literature
Meaning unknown. In Tolkien's Legendarium this is the name of a character mentioned briefly as the "most magical" of Elven minstrels.
Ivari m Estonian
Variant of Ivar.
Ivars m Latvian
Latvian borrowing of Ivar.
Ivaška m Belarusian
Diminutive of Ivan.
Ivdit f Georgian (Rare)
Modern Georgian form of Yehudit (see Judith).
Ivditi f Georgian (Rare)
Older Georgian form of Yehudit (see Judith). The modern form is Ivdit.
Ive m & f West Frisian (Rare), Dutch (Rare)
Frisian form of Ivo (masculine) and Dutch short form of Ivonne (feminine).
Ive f Cornish (Anglicized)
Anglicized form of Ia (see second user-submitted name).
Ivee f English (American)
Variant of Ivy that was given to 34 girls in 2017.
Ivek m Croatian
Diminutive of Ivan.
Ivelin m Bulgarian
Masculine form of Ivelina.
Ivelina f Bulgarian, Croatian (Rare)
Of debated origin and meaning. Theories include a variant of Evelina, an elaboration of Iva 1, a feminine form of Ivo 2 and a feminine form of Ivan.
Ivelys f Spanish (Latin American), American (Hispanic)
Variant of Ivelise using the suffix -lys, found in Marlys, Coralys and similar names.
Iven m German, Literature, Low German
Iven is a variant of the Gemanic name Ivo which is traced to a word meaning "yew" (the wood of the yew was used for building good bows).... [more]
Ivena f Bulgarian
Elaboration of Iva 1.
Iveri m Georgian
Derived from the name of the Georgian kingdom of Iberia, which existed from about 302 BC to 580 AD. The name of the kingdom is an exonym, meaning: it was not created by the Georgians themselves. The inhabitants of the kingdom referred to it as ქართლი (Kartli).... [more]
Iverike f Norwegian (Archaic)
Feminine form of Iver as well as a combination of names beginning with the element Iv-, especially Ivar, and the Old Norse name element ríkr "mighty; distinguished; rich"... [more]
Iveriko m Georgian (Rare)
Diminutive of Iveri.
Iverine f Jamaican Patois (Modern, Rare), Norwegian (Archaic)
Feminine form of Iver or a combination of Ivar and Rina.
Iverisa f South African (Rare, ?)
Possibly a variant of the Norwegian name Iverise.
Iverise f Norwegian (Archaic)
Norwegian feminine form of Iver, used in the 18th and 19th centuries.
Iverna f English (Rare), Dutch (Rare)
Old Latin form of a lost Celtic name which also gave modern Irish Erin and was corrupted to Hibernia. Therefore a rather esoteric reference to Ireland... [more]
Iverson m American
From a Scandinavian origin meaning "son of Iver".
Ivert m Swedish, Norwegian
Variant form of Iver or a variant form of Sivert.
Iverta f Norwegian (Archaic)
Feminine form of Ivert.
Ivessa f West Frisian (Rare)
West Frisian feminine form of Ive.
Ivèta f Provençal
Provençal form of Yvette.
Ivete f Portuguese
Portuguese form of Yvette.
Iveth f Spanish (Modern, Rare)
Possibly a variant of Yvette.
Ivetta f Hungarian, Slovak
Hungarian Latinization of Ivett and Slovak variant of Iveta.
Ivey f & m English
Transferred use of the surname Ivey. In the case of the feminine name, it is also considered a variant of Ivy.
Îvfa m Greenlandic
Greenlandic form of Ephraim.
Ivi f Estonian (Rare)
Allegedly a variant of Evi.
Ivi m Spanish
Diminutive of Ivan.
Ivi f Greek
Modern Greek form of Hebe.
Ivia f Corsican (Rare)
Feminine form of Iviu.
Ivian f Spanish (Latin American)
Ivian Sarcos (born 1989) is a Venezuelan model and beauty queen who won Miss World 2011.
Ivica f Hungarian, Slovak
Hungarian and Slovak feminine form of Ivána.
Ividő f Hungarian
Hungarian name which originated from a misreading of the term jó idő with meaning "good" and idő meaning "time; weather".
Ivie f English
Variant of Ivy.
Ivietta f English
Combination of Ivy and Etta.
Ivik m & f Greenlandic
Means "(blade of) grass" in Greenlandic. This name is more commonly given to boys.... [more]
Ivika f Estonian
Diminutive of Ivi.
Iviko m Georgian
Diminutive of Ivane and Iveri.
Ivin m Breton
Breton name of debated origin and meaning.
Ivínguaĸ f Greenlandic
Greenlandic name meaning "sweet little grass" with the combination of Ivik and -nnguaq meaning "sweet, dear".
Ivinnguaq f Greenlandic
Younger form of Ivínguaĸ.
Iviu m Corsican
Corsican form of Ivo 1.
Ivkica f Croatian
Croatian diminutive form of Ivka.
Ivko m Croatian, Bulgarian
Male form of Ivka.
Ivliane m Georgian
Modern Georgian form of Iulianus (see Julian). Also compare Iuliane, an older form.
Ivlita f Georgian
Georgian form of Julitta.
Ivnâlik f Greenlandic
Meaning unknown.
Ivo m Estonian
Variant of Iivo.
Ivoire f English (American, Rare), French (African, Rare)
Derived from French ivoire meaning "ivory", which makes this name a cognate of Ivory.
Ivola f Hungarian (Rare)
Older form of Ibolya and Viola.
Ivón m Spanish
Spanish variant of Ivo 1
Ivon m Medieval Breton, French, Provençal
Provençal and Medieval Breton form and French variant of Yvon.
Ivon f Hungarian
Cognate of Yvonne, meaning "yew".
Ivonia f English (American)
Czech, Slovak, Croatian, Serbian, Macedonian
Ivonn f Hungarian (Rare)
Hungarian borrowing of Yvonne.
Ivonna f Latvian
Russian and Latvian form of Yvonne.
Ivorlyn f Obscure
Combination of Ivor and Lyn or a variant of Ivorylyn.
Ivorylyn f Obscure
Combination of Ivory and Lyn.
Ivoš m Czech
Variant of Ivo 1.
Ivri m Hebrew
Masculine form of Ivriya.
Ivria f Hebrew (Rare)
Variant transcription of Ivriya.
Ivrike f Norwegian (Archaic)
Contracted form of Iverike.
Ivrine f Norwegian (Rare)
Contracted form of Iverine.
Ivriya f & m Hebrew
An offspring of Eber, Shem's grandson; Jewish, Israelite.