Submitted Names Starting with O

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Oabile m Tswana
Means "He (God) gave" in Tswana.
Oabona m & f Tswana
Means "He (God) sees" in Tswana.
Oagile m Tswana
Means "He (God) built" in Tswana.
Oaitse m & f Tswana
Means "He (God) knows" in Tswana.
Oajá f Sami
Meaning unknown.
Oak m English
Old English āc, of Germanic origin; related to Dutch eik and German Eiche.
Oaken m Popular Culture
A character from the Disney movie 'Frozen'.
Oakes m & f English
Transferred use of the surname Oakes.
Oakie m & f American (South, Americanized)
American English regional name (Appalachian) influenced by Oak + -ie which is a common suffix added to names throughout Appalachia.
Oakland m & f English (Rare)
Transferred use of the surname Oakland.
Oaklie f & m English (American, Rare)
Variant spelling of Oakley.
Oaks m English
Transferred use of the surname Oaks.
Oakwell m English
Transferred use of the surname Oakwell.
Oan m Breton (Rare)
Meaning “lamb” in Breton
Oana f Breton
Variant of Oanez.
Oanell f Breton
Variant of Oanez.
Oanet m Sami
Derived from Sami oanet "short".
Oánh m & f Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 瑩 (oánh) meaning "lustrous, bright, transparent".
Oanh f & m Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 鶯 (oanh) meaning "oriole".
Oanig m Breton (Rare)
Diminutive of Oan.
Oarabile m & f Tswana
Means "he (god) has answered" in Tswana.
Oasetso m Sotho
Means "child of tradition".
Oasis f & m English (Modern, Rare)
From the English word oasis referring to a cultivated area (often a date palm grove) in a desert or semi-desert environment. An oasis can also provide habitat for animals and spontaneous plants.... [more]
Oatis m American (Rare)
Transferred use of the surname Oatis. Also may be used as a variation of Otis.
Oats m English
Transferred use of the surname Oats.
Oaván m Sami
From Sami oaván meaning "brave".
Oax m English
Variant of Oaks.
Oaxaca f & m Nahuatl (Hispanicized), Spanish (Mexican, Rare)
From the name of the city in Mexico, derived from the older Nahuatl name Huaxyacac, which is composed of huaxin, a kind of tropical tree, and -yacac "at the point, on the ridge".
Ob m Sanskrit, Indian, Hindi, Hinduism, Bengali, Marathi
Name : Ob ओब... [more]
Oba m & f Yoruba, Yoruba Mythology
Means "king, ruler" in Yoruba. It can refer to Obaluaye, a spirit associated with infectious disease and healing.
Obaasan f Japanese
Comes from the Japanese word “Obaasan”, meaning “grandmother”.
Obabaamwewe-giizhigokwe f Ojibwe
Means "Woman of the Sound (that the stars make) Rushing Through the Sky", deriving from the Ojibwe elements babaam ("place to place"), wewe ("makes a repeated sound"), giizhig ("sky"), and ikwe ("woman)... [more]
Obad-hai m Popular Culture
The god of Nature in the role playing game Dungeons & Dragons.
Obadiás m Hungarian
Hungarian form of Obadiah.
Obadija m Croatian
Croatian form of Obadiah.
Obadja m Biblical Swedish, Biblical Afrikaans
Swedish and Afrikaans form of Obadiah.
Obafemi m Nigerian, Yoruba
Means "the king loves me" in Yoruba.
Obai f & m Asháninka
Possibly a variant spelling of the Ashaninka obae meaning "Andean cock-of-the-rock".
Obaidullah m Arabic, Afghan, Pakistani
Afghan and Pakistani form of Ubaidullah as well as an Arabic variant transcription of the name.... [more]
Obaja m Indonesian, Biblical
Indonesian version of Obadiah.
Obal m Biblical
Obal, was a son of Joktan according to Genesis 10:28, 1 Chronicles 1:22.
Obama m English (American)
Obama is given to honor the Forty-fourth President of the United States, Barack Obama.
Obarra f Aragonese
Taken from the name of a monastery ubicated in Huesca, Aragon. It is composed of Basque obis "well, fountain" and arri "rock, stone".
Obasenwoyi f & m Western African, Yakö
Means "God knows" in Yakö from obase meaning "God" and nwoyi meaning "he/she knows".
Obasi m Jagham, Kenyang
Derived from ò-βàsì meaning "God" in Jagham, Kenyang and various Ekoid languages.
Obax f Somali
It means “as delicate and beautiful as a flower” in Somali.
Obba f Frisian, Icelandic
Frisian and Icelandic feminine form of Obbe.
Obbe m Frisian, Old Swedish, Swedish
Frisian short form of Germanic names containing the first element AUD and a last element beginning with -b... or an Old Swedish and Swedish form of Ubbi.
Obbo m Frisian
Frisian variant of Obbe.
Obdios m Biblical
Variant of Obadiah used in the Septuagint.
Obdo f Khakas
Khakas form of Eudocia.
Obdulio m Spanish, Galician
Masculine form of Obdulia.
Obe m Frisian
A short form of names with the first element wulf "wulf" or od "wealth" and a second element starting in b- (like beraht or brand).
Obed-Edom m English (Puritan), Biblical
Means "servant of Edom" in Hebrew, from the verb עבד ('abad) meaning "to work, to serve" and the name Edom, or possibly the word אדם ('adom) "red"... [more]
Obededom m English (Puritan)
Variant of Obed-Edom. Zaphnaphpaaneah Isaiah Obededom Nicodemus Francis Edward Clarke was baptized on 14 October 1804 in Beccles Church, Suffolk, England.
Obediah m Judeo-Anglo-Norman
Judeo-Anglo-Norman form of Obadiah.
Obedience f English (Puritan), Romani (Archaic)
From the English word obedience, the act of obeying.
Obeko m Medieval Basque
Possible from Basque hobe "better" and -ko, a diminutive suffix (cf. Eneko).
Obéline f French (Rare), French (Quebec, Rare), English (Canadian, Rare, Archaic)
Means "spit, nail, rod, pointed pillar, horizontal line". From the Greek obelos (ὀβελός) with the French diminutive ending of -ine, -ie, or -ia.
Obera m Luo
Oberto m Medieval Galician, Ligurian
Medieval Galician variant and Ligurian form of Alberto.
Obertus m Medieval Italian (Latinized)
Medieval Italian form of Otbert.
Oberyn m Literature, Popular Culture, English
Variant of Oberon. Oberyn Martell is a character in 'Game of Thrones' and it's origin series 'A Song of Ice and Fire' by George R. R. Martin.
Obet m Filipino
Diminutive of Roberto.
Obey m & f English (Puritan)
Meaning, "behave in accordance with (a general principle, natural law, etc.)." Referring to fearing and obeying God.
Obey m Igbo
From “obe” meaning “cross”.
Obi m Romani (Archaic)
Diminutive of Obadiah.
Obiajulu m Igbo
Obiajulu is an Igbo name; and it simply means my heart has cool down.
Obianuju f Igbo
Means "born at the time of plenty" in Igbo.
Obichukwu m Igbo, Nigerian
"Heart of God," which could be the same as OBINNA.... [more]
Obida f Uzbek
Means "devout worshiper" in Uzbek.
Obidio m Aragonese
Aragonese form of Ovidio.
Obie m English
Diminutive of names that begin with Ob-, like Obadiah, Obed and Oberon.
Obil m Biblical
Obil was an Ishmaelite, a keeper of camels in the time of David, according to 1 Chronicles 27:30.
Obinze m Igbo, Literature
The love interest of Ifemelu in 'Americanah' by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie.
Obioma f & m African, Igbo, Nigerian
Grace, Goodness, Favor. Literally - "Good Heart"
Obiora m Igbo
Means "the mind of the people" in Igbo.
Obi-Wan m Popular Culture
Obi-Wan Kenobi is a character in the 'Star Wars' universe, created by George Lucas. The meaning of the name is not known, but as Lucas was very much influenced by Japanese samurai movies, it is possible that the name is a combination of Japanese 帯 (obi) "belt" (used to tie a kimono) and wan that sounds like the Japanese honorific suffix san.
Obizzo m Italian
Of Germanic origin, though the meaning is unknown. Possibly from the roots aud "wealth" or hug "mind, thought, heart, spirit".
Oblayor m Uzbek (Rare)
Modern form of Ablayar.
Obloyor m Uzbek (Rare)
Modern form of Ablayar.
Obodongul f Uzbek
Derived from obodon meaning "flourishing" and gul meaning "rose, flower".
Obodontoj f Uzbek
Derived from obodon meaning "flourishing" and toj meaning "crown".
Obong m Filipino
Diminutive of Jacobo.
Obong m Efik
Means "God" in Efik.
Öborg f Old Swedish
Old Swedish form of Øyborg.
Oboro m & f Japanese
Haziness, gloominess or dreariness
Obram m Russian
Variant of Abram 2.
Obran m Mordvin
Mordvin form of Abraham.
Obraya f Medieval English
Feminine variant of Aubrey.
Obren m Serbian
Serbian form of Abraham.
Ôbróm m Kashubian
Kashubian form of Abraham.
Obro'y f Uzbek
Means "respect, esteem, honour" in Uzbek.
Obruy m Uzbek (Rare)
Modern Uzbek form of Abruy.
Obryn m English
Variant of Oberon.
Obsidian m American (Modern, Rare), Popular Culture
Derived from obsidian, the English name for a specific type of volcanic glass. The name is ultimately derived from Latin obsidianus meaning "of Obsidius", after the Roman (also called Obsius in some instances) who supposedly was the first to discover this type of volcanic glass... [more]
Obstinate m Literature
A character in the novel, "The Pilgrim's Progress."
Obulor m Ogba
The name Obulor mean "Peace filled mind" or "I am now relaxed" from all worries.... [more]
Obumneke m & f Igbo
Meaning: "Am I The Creator?"... [more]
Obumneme m & f Igbo
Means "am I the one causing it?" in Igbo.
Oburu m Luo
"born during a funeral"
Oca m Filipino
Common diminutive of Oscar.
Ocán f Romani (Caló)
Means "sun" in Caló. This name is used as the Caló form of Sol 1.
Occa f East Frisian
Variant of Okka.
Occia f Ancient Roman
Feminine form of Occius. Occia achieved the position of Virgo Vestalis Maxima when she became the oldest living priestess of the goddess Vesta, perhaps 57 years before she passed away in 19 CE.
Occy m English (Australian)
Given in honour of surfer Mark Occhilupo, whose nickname is "Occy", short for his Italian surname, which means "eyes of the wolf". At the same time it is a play on the word "occy straps", short for "octopus straps" - used by surfers to tie their surfboards to a car roof.
Océan m French (Rare)
French form of Okeanos via its latinized form Oceanus. Also compare the French noun océan meaning "ocean".
Oceana f English (Rare), Brazilian (Rare, ?), German (Rare, ?)
Feminine form of Oceanus. As an English name, this was coined in the early 19th century.
Océano m Spanish (Archaic)
Spanish form of Okeanos via its latinized form Oceanus. Also compare the Spanish noun océano meaning "ocean".
Oceano m Italian (Archaic), Portuguese (Archaic)
Italian and Portuguese form of Okeanos via its latinized form Oceanus. Also compare the Italian and Portuguese noun oceano meaning "ocean".
Oceaonna f Obscure
Ultra-feminine elaboration of Ocean with the suffix -onna
Oceia f English (American, Rare), English
Possibly an elaboration from the word ocean.
Ocelotl m Nahuatl
Means "jaguar, ocelot" in Nahuatl, the fourteenth day-sign of the tonalpohualli.
Ocha m & f Pet
From Japanese ocha, a type of Japanese green tea.
Ochaba f & m Chickasaw
Chickasaw work for "mountain".habik
Ochako f Popular Culture
In the case of the character Ochako (Ochaco) Uraraka (麗日 お茶子) from 'My Hero Academia', her name is made up of お茶 (ocha), the honorific form of 茶 (cha) meaning "tea," and 子 (ko) meaning "child."
Ochan m Nivkh
From Nivkh otgan meaning "garbage, waste".
Ochanda f Medieval Spanish
Spanish form of the name Otsanda
Ochbaatar m Mongolian
Means "sparkling hero" in Mongolian.
Ochbadrakh m & f Mongolian
Means "sparkling blaze, sparkling shine" in Mongolian.
Ochbayar m & f Mongolian
Means "sparkling celebration, sparkling joy" in Mongolian.
Ochbold m Mongolian
Means "sparkling steel" in Mongolian.
Ocheon m Korean
From Sino-Korean 五 (oh) meaning "five" and 天 "sky, heaven; god, celestial" or Sino-Korean 천 meaning thousand.
Ochgerel m & f Mongolian
Means "sparkling light" in Mongolian.
Ochila f Uzbek
Derived from ochil- meaning "to relax, cheer up", "flower, blossom", "light up" or "to get bright, lighten".
Ochilgul f Uzbek
Derived from ochil- meaning "to relax, cheer up", "flower, blossom", "light up" or "to get bright, lighten" and gul meaning "rose, flower".
Ochiloy f Uzbek
Derived from ochil- meaning "to relax, cheer up", "flower, blossom", "light up" or "to get bright, lighten" and oy meaning "moon".
Ochimos m Greek Mythology
Probably derived from the Greek verb ὀχέω (ocheo) meaning "to bear, to carry, to hold fast, to sustain", which is closely related to the Greek verb ἔχω (echo) meaning "to have, to hold, to possess"... [more]
Ochimus m Greek Mythology (Latinized)
Latinized form of Ochimos. In Greek mythology, Ochimus was the eldest of the Heliadae and lived on the island of Rhodes, of which he was also the king.
Ochin f Udmurt
Udmurt form of Kseniya.
Ochir m Mongolian
Means "diamond" or "truncheon, staff; thunderbolt" in Mongolian.
Ochirbaatar m Mongolian
Derived from the Mongolian очир (ochir) meaning "truncheon, staff" or "thunderbolt" and баатар (baatar) meaning "hero".
Ochirbat m Mongolian
From Mongolian очир (ochir) meaning "diamond, thunderbolt, treasure" and бат (batu) meaning "strong, firm".
Ochirkhuyag m Mongolian
Derived from the Mongolian очир (ochir) meaning "truncheon, staff" or "thunderbolt" and хуяг (khuyag) meaning "armour".
Ochirsaikhan m Mongolian
Derived from the Mongolian очир (ochir) meaning "truncheon, staff" or "thunderbolt" and сайхан (saikhan) meaning "nice, beautiful, handsome".
Ochirsükh m Mongolian
From Mongolian очир (ochir) meaning "diamond, thunderbolt, treasure" and сүх (sükh) meaning "axe".
Ochmaa f Mongolian
Means "flame woman, sparkling lady" in Mongolian, from оч (och) meaning "sparkle, flame" and the feminine suffix маа (maa).
Ochmandakh m & f Mongolian
Means "sparkling ascent" in Mongolian.
Ochola m Luo
"birthed after the death of the father"
Ochopintre m Georgian Mythology
Combination of ოჭო (ocho) which is related to the name of the god Bochi and პინტრე (pintre) which is related to the Greek god Pan... [more]
O'choq m Uzbek
Means "hearth" or "origin" in Uzbek.
Ochozias m Biblical Latin, Ancient Hebrew (Latinized), Biblical French
French and Latinized form of Ahaziah via it's Hellenized form Okhozias.
Ochre m & f English (Rare, Archaic)
From Old French ocre, via Latin from Greek ōkhra ‘yellow ocher.’
Ocia f Polish
Diminutive form of Otylia.
Ocie m & f American (Rare)
Unisex name of unknown origin used primarily in the southeastern US.
Ociel m Spanish (Latin American)
Boy name meaning "heavenly", or "from the sky".
Ociroe f Italian (Rare)
Italian form of Ocyrhoe.
Ocka f East Frisian
Variant of Okka.
Ockie m Afrikaans
Short form of Ockert.
Ocko m East Frisian
Variant of Okko.
Ocky m Manx (Archaic)
Manx borrowing of Oghie.
Oclauia f Gaulish
Derived from Gaulish *oclo- "drink".
Oclinos m Gaulish
Derived from Gaulish *oclo- "drink".
Ocogbe m & f Agatu
Means "God is great" in Agatu.
Ocogbolan m & f Agatu
Means "God does not sleep" in Agatu.
Ocoje m & f Agatu
Means "God knows" in Agatu.
Ocolodah m & f Agatu
Means "God has authority" in Agatu.
Ocolohili m & f Agatu
Means "God is wise" in Agatu.
Ocolongwa m & f Agatu
Means "to God be thanks" in Agatu.
Ocotlán f & m Spanish (Mexican)
From the Marian title Nuestra Señora de Ocotlán meaning "Our Lady of Ocotlán" (see Ocotlán), the Virgin of Ocotlán being the patron saint of Tlaxcala and the neighbouring state of Puebla.
Ocoxochitl f Nahuatl
Means "pine flower" in Nahuatl, a medicinal plant.
Ocran m Biblical
Ocran was a member of the house of Asher according to Numbers 1:13. He was the father of Pagiel.
Ocridion m Greek Mythology (Latinized)
Latinized form of Okridion. In Greek mythology, Ocridion is the name of a mortal man who was engaged to Cydippe before she was stolen from him by her uncle Cercaphus.
Octa f English
Possible diminutive of Octavia.
Octaaf m Dutch (Rare), Flemish (Rare)
Dutch form of Octavius. A known bearer of this name was the Belgian composer Octaaf de Hovre (1876-1951).
Octaivia f English
Variant of Octavia.
Octander m Norwegian (Archaic)
Combination of Latin oct- "eight" and Greek -ander "man" given to children born in October or to the eighth child of the family.
Octav m Romanian
Short form of Octavian.
Octavi m Catalan, Lengadocian, Provençal, Gascon
Catalan, Languedocian, Provençal and Gascon form of Octavius.
Octàvia f Catalan, Provençal, Gascon, Lengadocian
Catalan and Occitan form of Octavia.
Octavià m Catalan
Catalan form of Octavian.
Octaviaan m Dutch (Archaic)
Archaic Dutch form of Octavian.
Octaviana f Ancient Roman, Romanian, Provençal
Anciant Roman feminine form of Octavianus and Romanian and Provençal feminine form of Octavian.
Octaviano m Spanish, Galician
Spanish and Galician form of Octavian.
Octaviu m Romanian (Rare)
Romanian form of Octavius.
Ocuil m & f Nahuatl
From Nahuatl ocuilin, "worm, caterpillar".
Oculi m French (Rare)
Derived from Latin oculi, the plural form of oculus "eye". This name used to be given to children born on Oculi, known in English as Oculi Sunday, the third Sunday in Lent... [more]
Oculie f French (Rare)
Feminine form of Oculi.
Ocypete f Greek Mythology
Means "swift wing". This is the name of a Harpy in Greek mythology, also known as Ocypode and Ocythoe.
Ocypode f Greek Mythology
Means "swift foot". This is another name of the harpy Ocypete in Greek mythology.
Ocyrhoe f Greek Mythology
Derived from ὠκῠ́ς (ōkús) meaning "quick, swift" and rheos (ῥέος) meaning "stream".
Ocythoe f Greek Mythology
Means "swift runner". This is another name for the harpy Ocypete.
Od m Old Swedish
Old Swedish form of Oddr.
Od m & f Mongolian
Means "star" in Mongolian.
Óda f Icelandic
Icelandic form of Oda.
Oda f Bontoc
Meaning unknown.
Odafin m Yoruba (?)
Literally meaning 'lawmaker' or 'the establisher of laws'.
Odahingum f Cheyenne
Means "rippled water" in Cheyenne.
Odai f Arabic
Variant transcription of Uday.
Odal m Swedish (Rare)
Short form of Germanic names containing the name element odal.
Odalfrid m Germanic
Derived from Germanic odal or uodal "heritage, fatherland" (also see Odalric) combined with the Old High Germanic element fridu "peace".
Odalfried m German
Variant spelling of Odalfrid, as well as the modern German form.
Odália f Portuguese (Brazilian)
Portuguese form of Odalia. Also compare Odélia and Odília.
Odalie f French (Rare)
French form of Odalia. Also compare Odélie and Odilie.
Odálio m Portuguese (Brazilian, Rare)
Portuguese form of Odalio. Also compare Odélio and Odílio.
Odalio m Spanish (Latin American, Rare)
Spanish masculinization of Odalia. Also compare Odelio and Odilio.
Odalrik m Old High German
Old High German variant of Odalric.
Odalysis f American (Hispanic)
A variant of Odalys or Odalis influenced by the French word for lily, which is lys. The meaning of Odalis being "fatherland" or "wealth, fortune," the meaning of Odalysis could be interpreted as "lily of the fatherland" or "wealth of lilies."
Odam m Uzbek
Uzbek form of Adam.
Od Ana f Mythology
Turkic and Mongolian goddess of fire and marriage, derived from od meaning "fire" and ana meaning "mother".
Odani f Indian, Sanskrit, Hindi, Bengali, Hinduism
MEANING - country mallow plant... [more]
Odanika f Sanskrit
MEANING : country Mallow plant... [more]
Odar m Irish
Means "dark, grey-brown" in Irish.
Odart m Medieval, Germanic, Old Saxon, Medieval Italian, Medieval Scottish, Medieval French, Estonian (Archaic)
Old High German ōt, Old Saxon ōd "wealth, riches" + Old Saxon hard, Old High German hart "strong, hard".
Odav m Sanskrit, Hindi, Indian, Hinduism, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, Malayalam, Punjabi, Bengali, Marathi, Nepali, Sinhalese
MEANING - "mode which consists of five notes only"... [more]
Odayi m Ijaw (Anglicized)
Means "of his father" in Ijaw.
Odbaatar m Mongolian
Derived from the Mongolian од (od) meaning "star" and баатар (baatar) meaning "hero".
Odbald m Medieval German
A dithematic name formed from the name elements aud "heritage, wealth" and bald "bold".
Odbayar m Mongolian
Means "star of joy" from Mongolian од (od) meaning "star" and баяр (bayar) meaning "joy".
Oddbergur m Icelandic (Rare)
Icelandic masculine form of Oddbjörg.
Oddbiǫrg f Old Norse
Old Norse variant of Oddbjǫrg.
Oddbjörg f Icelandic, Swedish
Icelandic and Swedish younger form of Oddbjǫrg.
Odde m Old Swedish, Swedish (Rare), Norwegian (Archaic)
Short form of names starting with Old Norse oddr "point of a sword".
Odder m Old Swedish
Old Swedish form of Oddr.
Oddfrid f Norwegian (Rare)
Norwegian form of Oddfríðr.
Oddfríð f Faroese
Faroese modern form of Oddfríðr.
Oddfríðr f Old Norse
Old Norse combination of oddr 'point of a weapon' and fríðr 'beautiful', originally 'beloved'.
Oddgard m Norwegian (Rare, Archaic)
Rare masculine form of Oddgerðr, used briefly in the 20th century.
Oddgerð f Faroese
Faroese modern form of Oddgerðr.
Oddgerðr f Old Norse
Derived from the Germanic name elements oddr "point (of a weapon)" and garðr "enclosure", "protection".
Oddgerður f Icelandic
Icelandic younger form of Oddgerðr.
Oddgunn f Norwegian (Rare)
Modern name created by combining the Old Norse elements oddr "point (of a weapon)" and gunnr "battle, fight".
Oddhild f Norwegian
Norwegian form of Oddhildur first used in the late 19th century.
Oddhildur f Icelandic (Rare)
Combination of Old Norse oddr "point of a weapon" and hildr "battle".
Oddie m & f English (Rare)
Variant of Odie.
Oddkatla f Old Norse
Feminine form of Oddkell.
Oddkell m Old Norse, Icelandic (Archaic, ?)
Old Norse name derived from the elements oddr meaning "point of a sword" and ketill which meant "kettle, cauldron" (later also acquiring the meaning "helmet").
Oddkjell m Norwegian (Rare, Archaic)
Norwegian modern form of Oddkell used in the early 20th century.
Oddlaug f Old Norse, Norwegian, Icelandic
Combination of Old Norse oddr "spur, point of a weapon" and laug possibly meaning "betrothed woman".
Oddleif m & f Norwegian
Modern form of Oddleifr, as well as the feminine form.
Oddleifr m Old Norse
Combination of Old Norse oddr "spur, point of a weapon" and leifr "descendant".
Oddleiv m Norwegian (Rare)
Alternative spelling of Oddleif.
Oddleyg f Faroese
Faroese form of Oddlaug.
Oddlög f Swedish (Rare)
Swedish form of Oddlaug.
Oddly f Norwegian (Archaic)
Norwegian combination of oddr "point of a weapon" and -ly.