Submitted Names Starting with P

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Phrixa f Greek Mythology
Feminine form of Phrixos (see Phrixus).
Phronios m Greek Mythology
Derived from the Greek noun φρόνις (phronis) meaning "prudence, wisdom", which is ultimately derived from the Greek verb φρονέω (phroneo) meaning "to think" as well as "to be minded"... [more]
Phronius m Greek Mythology (Latinized)
Latinized form of Phronios. This is the name of a character in Greek mythology.
Phronsie f English
Diminutive of Sophronia, the name of the youngest child in Margaret Sydney's "Five Little Peppers"
Phrontis m & f Greek Mythology
Derived from the Greek noun φροντίς (phrontis) meaning "thought, care, attention", which is ultimately derived from the Greek verb φρονέω (phroneo) meaning "to think" as well as "to be minded"... [more]
Phronton m Late Greek
Derived from the Greek verb φροντίζω (phrontizo) meaning "to take care of, to attend to" as well as "to consider, to reflect, to take thought", which is ultimately derived from the Greek verb φρονέω (phroneo) meaning "to think" as well as "to be minded"... [more]
Phrosine f French
Short form of Euphrosine.
Phryne f History, Literature
Ancient Greek nickname meaning "toad", literally "the brown animal". Phryne was a 4th-century BC hetaira or courtesan, famed for her beauty, whose stage name - like those of many hetairai - was based on a physical feature; she was called that either because of a dark complexion (*phrynos being cognate with brown) or because of a "snub nose" (phrynē "a kind of toad")... [more]
Phrynia f Literature
Variant of Phryne used by Shakespeare in his play 'Timon of Athens' (first performed between 1607 and 1608).
Phrynichos m Ancient Greek
The first element of this name is derived from the Greek noun φρύνη (phryne) meaning "toad" (see Phryne). Also compare Greek φρῦνος (phrynos), which can mean "toad" as well as "brown"... [more]
Phrynichus m Ancient Greek (Latinized)
Latinized form of Phrynichos. This name was borne by two Greek poets from the 5th century BC; one was a tragic poet, while the other was a comic poet.
Phthia f Ancient Greek
She was a Greek queen in the 4th century BCE, daughter of Menon of Pharsalus, the Thessalian hipparch, and wife of King Aeacides of Epirus with whom she had his successor, son Pyrrhus, and two daughters, Deidamia and Troias.... [more]
Phthisis m English
Simply from the English word (of Greek origin) which means "wasting, consumption". 'Not a name in frequent use, but a Phthisis Smith was named in Britain in 1915.'
Phthonos m Greek Mythology
From Greek φθόνος (phthonos) meaning "ill-will, malice, envy, jealousy". In Greek mythology Phthonos was the daimon or spirit of envy and jealousy; he was particularly associated with the jealous passions of love.
Phú m Chinese (Hakka)
Hakka Chinese form of Fu.
Phú m & f Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 富 (phú) meaning "abundant, rich, wealthy".
Phước m & f Vietnamese
Variant of Phúc chiefly used in southern Vietnam.
Phuc m & f Vietnamese (Anglicized)
Variant of Phúc used outside of Vietnam.
Phueng f Thai
Means "bee" in Thai.
Phufa m & f Thai
From Thai ภู (phu) meaning "mountain" and ฟ้า (fa) meaning "sky, heaven".
Phui m & f Lao
Means "powdery, powdered" in Lao.
Phullit m Hinduism
MEANING : expanded, blown... [more]
Phumi m Lao
Means "king, prince" in Lao.
Phumichai m Thai (Rare)
From Thai ภูมิ (phumi) meaning "land, earth" and ชัย (chai) meaning "victory".
Phumlani m Zulu
Means "rest" in Zulu.
Phun f Vietnamese
Means "indomitable" in Vietnamese.
Phụng m & f Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 鳳 (phụng) meaning "(male) phoenix".
Phuntsho m & f Bhutanese
Variant transcription of Phuntso.
Phuntsog m & f Tibetan
Variant transcription of Phuntsok.
Phuong f & m Khmer
Means "garland, bouquet (of flowers)" in Khmer.
Phuong f Vietnamese (Anglicized, Expatriate)
Variant of Phương or Phượng used outside of Vietnam.
Phurah m Biblical
Phurah was a servant of Gideon in Judges 7. Gideon takes Phurah with him to spy on the Midianites before battle.
Phurba m & f Tibetan, Bhutanese
Variant transcription of Phurbu.
Phurbu m & f Tibetan
Means "Jupiter (the planet)" or "Thursday" in Tibetan. This is also the word for a religious or ritual dagger (called the Kīla in Sanskrit) in Buddhism.
Phuri m Thai
Means "wisdom, intellect" or "land" or "abundance" in Thai.
Phusu m & f Venda
Means "havoc" in Tshivenda.
Phut m Biblical
In the Bible, Phut was the third son of Ham.
Phutheho f Sotho
Means "congregation" in Sesotho.
Phuvah m Biblical
Phuvah was a son of Issachar according to Genesis 46:13 and Numbers 26:23. He was one of the 70 souls to migrate to Egypt with Jacob.
Phuvang m & f Lao
From Lao ພູ (phou) meaning "mountain" and ວັງ (vang) meaning "palace" or "protect, encircle".
Phway f Burmese
Derived from အဖွေးသား (ahpwei dha) meaning "noticeably made-up/beautified", "brilliant" or "agleam".
Phyl m & f English
Diminutive of Phylip, Philippa and other names that begin with Phil.
Phylacus m Ancient Greek
Ancient Greek masculine name meaning "guardian".
Phylas m Greek Mythology
Derived from φῠλᾰ́σσω (phulássō) meaning "to watch, guard, protect", "to ambush", "to wait for" or "to maintain, preserve".
Phylée m French
French form of Phyleus.
Phyleus m Greek Mythology
Probably derived from Greek φυλή (phylē) meaning "tribe, clan, race, people". However, compare Phyllis and also Greek φυλάσσω (phylassō) meaning "to keep watch, to guard"... [more]
Phylicia f Louisiana Creole, African American
Blend of Phyllis and Felicia. Famous bearer is Phylicia Rashad, actress.
Phylip m Welsh
Welsh form of Philip.
Phyllon m Greek, Dutch
Masculine form of Phyllis. This is the name of the son of Dutch supermodel Doutzen Kroes.
Phylly f English
Perhaps a diminutive of Philadelphia.
Phyo m & f Burmese
Means "bountiful, abundant" in Burmese.
Phyoe m & f Burmese
Alternate transcription of Phyo.
Phyre f & m English (Modern, Rare)
Variant of the word fire.
Phyu f & m Burmese
Means "white, pale" or "pure" in Burmese.
Phyzante f Romani
Possibly a Romani form of Crizantema.
Pi m Chinese
Variant of Pei.
Pi m Obscure
From the mathematical constant. Pi O, (1951-) is a Greek-Australian, working class, anarchist poet.
Pi f Danish (Rare), Swedish (Rare)
Either a variant of Py or a diminutive of names containing or starting with pi.
Piaget f English
Middle name of singer Solange Knowles.
Pialotta f Swedish (Rare)
Combination of Pia and Lotta.
Piano f Japanese
From Japanese 比 (pi) meaning "the Philippines", 亜 (a) meaning "second, Asia" combined with 乃 (no), a possessive particle or from Japanese 音 (piano) meaning "sound". Other combinations of kanji characters can also form this name.... [more]
Piao f & m Chinese
Float, drift
Piarres m Basque
Basque form of Pierre.
Piast m Medieval Polish
Piast was a legendary Polish monarch, protoplast of the Piast dynasty. The name itself might have been an alternative of piastun, which meant "the one who takes care of the prince's house and family", derived from piastować - "to take care of"
Piasus m Greek Mythology
Ancient Greek masculine name meaning "pea".
Piatã m New World Mythology, Tupi
Means "strong" in Tupi.
Pîâte f Greenlandic
Greenlandic form of Beate.
Piatro m Belarusian
Belarusian form of Peter.
Piatta f Finnish
Finnish dialectal form (Karelia) of Beata.
Piccarda f Italian (Archaic), Medieval Italian, Literature
Italian Medieval name, probably meaning "from the French region of Picardy". This is the name of a charatcer in Dante's Paradise.
Pichay m Mordvin
Derived from пиче (piche) meaning "pine".
Pichet m Thai
Alternate transcription of Phichet.
Pichey m Khmer
Means "victory, triumph" in Khmer.
Pichulonko m Mapuche
Means "Big Pichula" in Mapuche. mapuche
Pick-thank m Literature
A character in the novel, "The Pilgrim's Progress" whose name is modeled on Puritanical nomenclature.
Pico m Spanish
Spanish form of Picus.
Pictor m Ancient Roman
From the Roman cognomen Pictor, which is derived from Latin pictor "painter." Quintus Fabius Pictor was a Roman historian from the 3rd century BC.
Pidauk f & m Burmese
Means "paduak" in Burmese.
Pidcock m Medieval English
Diminutive of Peter. See also Peacock.
Pidel m Basque
Basque form of Fidel.
Pidge m Popular Culture
From a character (pilot of Green Lion) in the 1980s anime series Voltron.
Pido m Georgian (Rare)
Short form of Pridon.
Pidor f Khmer
Means "aromatic, perfumed" in Khmer.
Pidru m Quechua
Quechua form of Peter.
Pie m French
French form of Pius.
Piechna f Medieval Polish
This is either a medieval Polish vernacular form of Bella, being derived from piekna "beautiful", or a medieval Polish contraction of Petronela... [more]
Piechno m Medieval Polish
Diminutive of Piotr.
Piedade f Portuguese, Galician
Derived from Portuguese and Galician piedade "piety; pity, compassion".
Piedat f Aragonese
Aragonese form of Piedad.
Pieder m Romansh
Romansh form of Peter, traditionally found in the Surselva region.
Piedrasanta f Spanish (Rare)
From Spanish piedra santa meaning "holy stone," mainly used in Córdoba, Spain.
Piel m Popular Culture
The name of a child character in 1982 Franco-Hungarian animated science fiction film "Les Maîtres du Temps", directed by René Laloux.
Pieni m & f Finnish (Rare)
Means "small" in Finnish.
Pierangelo m Italian
Combination of Piero and Angelo.
Pieranna f Italian
Combination of Piera and Anna.
Pierantonio m Italian
Combination of Pier and Antonio.
Piercinald m Popular Culture
Full first name of Pierce Hawthorne, a character played by Chevy Chase on the sitcom Community (2009-15). Possibly a combination of Pierce and Reginald.
Piere m Swedish
Variant of Pierre.
Pieretta f Italian, Corsican
Diminutive of Piera.
Pierfrancesco m Italian
Combination of Piero and Francesco.
Piergiorgio m Italian
Combination of Pier and Giorgio.
Pieri m Friulian
Friulian form of Peter.
Piérine f French (Rare)
Feminine form of Pierre.
Piério m Portuguese
Portuguese form of PIERIUS.
Piermaria m Italian (Rare)
Combination of Piero and Maria.
Piermassimiliano m Italian
Combination of Pietro and Massimiliano. A famous bearer of this name is the Italian rugby union player Piermassimiliano Dotto (1970-2012).
Piérotin m Norman
Diminutive of Pierrot.
Pierra f Various
A feminine form of Pierre formed in countries where French is NOT spoken.
Pierrat m French (Archaic)
Local diminutive of Pierre found in the Bourgogne-Franche-Comté region up until the late 1600s.
Pierric m French
Variant of Pierrick.
Pierrine f French
Feminine form of Pierre.
Pierron m & f French
The name Pierron is from the Languedoc region of southern France, it came from the ancient Greek personal name, Petros and the Biblical name, Peter, meaning "rock."
Pièrrot m Jèrriais
Diminutive of Pièrre.
Piersanti m Italian
Meaning "of Saint Peter".
Pierson m English
Transferred use of the surname Pierson.
Piesie m & f Akan
Traditionally given to the first born child - the name literally means "erupting from an anthill", from pie "erupt from a place", and sie meaning "anthill".
Pieszko m Medieval Polish
Diminutive of Piotr.
Pieta m & f Finnish
Finnish feminin form of Beata and masculin form of Pietari (Petrus). Feminin form means also in old Karelian Finnish "witch of the moon".
Pieta f Medieval Italian
Derived from Old Italian pieta (pietà in Modern Italian) "piety; pity, compassion, godliness".
Pietar m Sami (Skolt)
Skolt Sami form of Peter.
Pietat f Catalan
Catalan cognate of Piedad.
Pietatea f Basque
Basque form of Piedad.
Pieterke f & m Dutch, West Frisian
Variant form of Pietertje. This form is not as common as Pietertje in The Netherlands.
Pieternel f Dutch
Dutch form of Petronella.
Pietertje f & m Dutch, West Frisian
When borne by a female person, this name is a good example of how one can turn a very masculine name (Pieter) into a feminine name by simply adding the diminutive suffix tje to the original name... [more]
Pieti m Finnish
Variant of Pietari.
Pietrek m Medieval Polish
Diminutive of Pietyr and Pieter.
Pietru m Maltese, Sicilian
Maltese and Sicilian form of Peter.
Pietyr m Medieval Polish
Medieval Polish form of Peter.
Pieva f Lithuanian (Rare)
Derived from the Lithuanian noun pieva meaning "meadow, grassland".
Pifagor m Russian
Russian form of Pythagoras.
Pigi f Greek
Derived from Greek πηγή (pêgê) "a spring, fountain; fount, source", possibly taken from the Greek title of the Virgin Mary, Ζωοδόχος Πηγή (Zôodochos Pêgê), meaning "life-giving spring" (or πηγή ζωής (pêgê zôês) "fountain of life" or "source of life")... [more]
Pigma m Popular Culture
Possibly from pig. This was the name of Pigma Dengar, a character in Star Fox who betrayed James McCloud and Peppy Hare in Venom and then battled the Star Fox team as a member of Team Star Wolf.
Pigmenia f Spanish (Mexican, Rare)
Feminine form of Pigmenius. In the Spanish-speaking world (especially in Mexico), this name is also encountered as a short form or variant of Epigmenia.
Pigmenio m Italian (Archaic), Spanish (Mexican, Rare)
Italian and Spanish form of Pigmenius. In the Spanish-speaking world (especially in Mexico), this name is also encountered as a short form or variant of Epigmenio.
Pigmenius m History (Ecclesiastical)
This name is best known for being the name of the 4th-century saint Pigmenius of Rome, who was martyred during the reign of the Roman emperor Julian the Apostate (died in 363 AD)... [more]
Pigol m Coptic
The meaning of this name is still unknown to me at this time. This name was borne by a Coptic saint from the 5th century AD.
Pihew-kamihkosit m Indigenous American, Cree
Means "red pheasant" in Cree.
Piibe f Estonian (Rare)
Possibly derived from the Estonian word "piibeleht" meaning "lily of the valley".
Piichi f Japanese
From Japanese 姫 (pi) meaning "princess" combined with 苺 (chi) meaning "strawberry". Other kanji combinations are possible. ... [more]
Piijá f Sami
Sami form of Pia.
Piʻikea f & m Hawaiian
Hawaiian unisex name meaning "the life ascends".
Piʻilani m & f Hawaiian
Means "rising sky" or "to ascend to heaven," from piʻi meaning "climb, ascend, advance, mount, rise" and lani meaning "sky, heaven, heavenly, spiritual, royal, exalted, noble, aristocratic."... [more]
Piili m Greenlandic
Greenlandic younger form of Pîle.
Piine f Estonian (Rare)
Short form of Sabiine.
Piiniamiit m Greenlandic
Greenlandic younger form of Pîniamît.
Piintitta f Greenlandic
Greenlandic younger form of Pîntigta.
Piipa f Greenlandic
Greenlandic younger form of Pîpa.
Piipi f Greenlandic
Greenlandic younger form of Pîpe.
Piitu f Finnish
Diminutive of Pirkko and other names beginning Pi-.... [more]
Pija f Slovene
Variant of Pia.
Pijatta f Finnish
Finnish dialectal form (Itä-Suomi) of Beata.
Pije f Basque
Basque form of Pia.
Pijke m & f West Frisian, Dutch
Variant form of Pike.
Pijus m Lithuanian
Lithuanian form of Pius.
Pikake f Hawaiian
Hawaiian form of Jasmine.
Pike m & f West Frisian
West Frisian form of Pieter and Pietertje (also Pieterke), which started out as a hypocorism (via baby talk).
Pike m English
Transferred use of the surname Pike. May also be used in reference to the various species of fish.
Pikirayi m Shona
Vow to it. Promise. "Name of a Zimbabwean journalist Pikirayi Deketeke".
Píkíta f Greenlandic
Greenlandic form of Birgitta.
Pikite f Greenlandic
Greenlandic form of Birgitte.
Pikiti f Greenlandic
Greenlandic younger form of Pikite.
Pikkitta f Greenlandic
Greenlandic younger form of Píkíta.
Piko f & m Japanese
From Japanese 飛 (pi) meaning "to fly" combined with 鼓 (ko) meaning "drum". Other combinations of kanji characters can also form this name.
Pikoy m Filipino, Tagalog
Diminutive of Federico.
Pikria f Georgian
Georgian form of Fikriyya. Also compare the Georgian noun ფიქრი (pikri) meaning "thought", which is also of Arabic origin.... [more]
Píl f Faroese
Derived from Faroese pílur "willow tree".
Pil f Danish (Rare)
Danish form of Píl.... [more]
Pila m Hawaiian
Hawaiian form of Bill.
Pilaavia f Greenlandic
Greenlandic younger form of Pilâvia.
Pilan m Indigenous American
Araucanian origin.
Pilár f Hungarian (Rare)
Hungarian form of Pilar.
Pilara f Galician
Hypocoristic of Pilar.
Pilarín f Spanish
Diminutive of Pilar.
Pʿilartos m Armenian
Armenian form of Philaretus via Philaretos.
Pilate m Biblical, English (Puritan), English (African, Rare)
English form of the Roman cognomen Pilatus, which meant "armed with a javelin" from Latin pila "javelin". This was most famously borne by Pontius Pilate, the prefect of the Roman province of Judaea ca... [more]
Pilâvia m Greenlandic
Greenlandic form of Flavia.
Pildash m Biblical
Of uncertain Hebrew etymology. In the Bible, Pildash was the sixth son of Nahor and Milka (Genesis 22:22).
Pîle m Greenlandic
Meaning unknown.
Pileo m Italian, Spanish
Italian and Spanish form of Pylaeus.
Pileria f Italian (Rare)
Taken from the title of the Virgin Mary Maria Santissima del Pilerio whose name is derived from the Calabrian dialect word pileri (pilastro in Standard Italian) "pillar" (compare Spanish Pilar).
Piley m Russian
Russian form of Pylaeus.
Pilgrim m English (Rare, Archaic), English (Puritan)
Found as a given name from the 16th century onwards, Pilgrim was first used by the Puritans in reference to someone undertaking a religious pilgrimage. Later, however, it became a transferred use of the surname Pilgrim.
Pilgun m Nivkh
Derived from Nivkh pild meaning "to be large".
Pili m Hawaiian
Hawaiian form of Billy.
Pilialoha f & m Hawaiian
Means "beloved companion" in Hawaiian.
Pilibbos m Armenian
Variant of Philip.
Pilimon m Georgian
Georgian form of Philemon.
Piling m Kurdish
Means "tiger" in Kurdish.
Pilip m Tamil
Tamil form of Philip.
Pilipe m Georgian
Georgian form of Philippos (see Philip).
Pill f Estonian (Archaic)
17th-century variant of Pille.
Pilleriin f Estonian
Combination of Pille and Riin.
Pilo f & m Greenlandic
Greenlandic name meaning "bog bilberry, great bilberry, whortleberry".... [more]
Pilocha f Galician
Diminutive of Pilar.
Piloĸ m Greenlandic
From pilugataaraa meaning "handles it with care" and short form of Pilutaĸ.
Piloĸutínguaĸ f & m Greenlandic
Greenlandic name meaning 'sweet little leaf', from a combination of Pilutaĸ and -nnguaq, a Greenlandic suffix meaning "sweet", "dear", "little" or Grennlandic name meaning "sweet little berry", from a combination of Piloĸ and -nnguaq, a Greenlandic suffix meaning "sweet", "dear", "little".
Piloq m Greenlandic
Younger form of Piloĸ.
Pilot m English (Rare)
Either from the surname Pilot, which is derived from Pilate, or directly from the vocabulary word pilot, which is derived from either Greek πηδον (pedon) "steering oar" or πλωτης (plotes) "sailor"... [more]
Pilou m Danish (Rare)
French diminutive of Philip.
Pilpintu f Quechua, Aymara
Means "butterfly" in Quechua and Aymara.
Pilu f & m Greenlandic
Younger form of Pilo.
Piluca f Spanish
Diminutive of Pilar and Maria del Pilar.
Piluchi f Spanish
Diminutive of Pilar.
Pilumnus m Roman Mythology
Meaning, "staker." The god who grants the pestle necessary for making flour from grain. He ensured children grew properly and stayed healthy. Ancient Romans made an extra bed after the birth of a child in order to ensure the help of Pilumnus... [more]
Pilutak f & m Greenlandic
Greenlandic younger form of Pilutaĸ.
Pilutaĸ f & m Greenlandic
Greenlandic name meaning "leaf".
Pilutaq f & m Greenlandic
Greenlandic younger form of Pilutaĸ.
Pilya m Khanty, Mansi
Khanty and Mansi form of Philip.
Pimen m Georgian (Rare), Polish (Archaic), Romanian (Rare), Russian (Rare), Serbian (Rare), Bulgarian (Rare, Archaic)
Georgian, Polish, Romanian, Russian and Serbian form of Poimen (see Poemen). Known bearers of this name include a Metropolitan of Moscow (14th century AD) and the 14th Patriarch of Moscow (20th century AD).
Pimin m Romanian (Rare), Russian (Archaic)
Romanian and Russian variant of Pimen.
Pimm m English
Variant of Pim.
Pimpernel f Literature, English (Rare), Dutch (Rare)
From the flower Scarlet Pimpernel, a low growing annual plant. It is well known for being the emblem of the fictional hero of the same name. Tolkien used the name for one of the Took sisters.
Pinaere f Ijaw
PINAERE an ijaw tribe name of west Africa meaning "LIGHT SKINNED WOMAN" Pina
Pinang f Filipino, Tagalog
Diminutive of Josefina.
Pincu m Romanian
Romanian form of Pinchas. The name was born by Israel Pincu Lazarovitch (1912-2006), a Romanian-born Jewish-Canadian poet better known as Irving Peter Layton.
Pincus m Yiddish (Americanized)
Americanized Verizon of Pinkhas
Pindar m Ancient Greek (Anglicized)
Anglicized form of Pindaros. This was the name of a Greek lyric poet from Thebes (died around 438 AD).
Pindaros m Ancient Greek
Meaning uncertain. This name might possibly be derived from Πίνδος (Pindos), which is the ancient Greek name for Mount Pindus in northern Greece.... [more]
Pindarus m Ancient Greek (Latinized)
Latinized form of Pindaros. This name was borne by a Greek tyrant of Ephesus from the 6th century BC.
Pine f German (East Prussian)
East Prussian German short form of Philippine.
Pinehaka m Hawaiian
Hawaiian form of Phinehas.
Piney f Literature
Meaning unknown. Bret Harte, author of the short story The Outcasts of Poker Flat (1869) used this name for the fifteen-year old runaway lover Piney Woods. However, presumably it is applied for the fact that Piney had been left alone, pining and yearning for her lover.
Pinga f New World Mythology, Inuit Mythology
Means "the one who is up on high". Pinga was an Inuit goddess of the hunt, fertility and medicine. She was also the psychopomp, bringing souls of the newly-dead to Adlivun, the underworld.... [more]
Pingan m & f Chinese (Modern, Rare)
Combination of the names Ping and An 1.
Pingi f Popular Culture
Its the name of pingu girl friend in the TV series
Pingu m & f Popular Culture
it is the name of the main caracter in the TV series PINGU the Penguin
Pingui f & m Spanish (Mexican, Latinized, Rare)
This name comes from mexico as a meaning of good luck neither isn't feminine nor masculine
Piñi f Quechua
Means "jewel" in Quechua.
Pini m & f Dagbani
Means "gift" in Dagbani.
Pini m & f Hebrew (Modern)
Diminutive of names that beginning with "Pi" like Pinchas (Phineas), or Pnina (Penninah).
Pîniamît m Greenlandic
Greenlandic form of Benjamin.
Piniare f Greenlandic
Means "provider" in Greenlandic.
Piniari f Greenlandic
Greenlandic younger form of Piniare.
Pinikir f Near Eastern Mythology, Elamite Mythology
This was the name of the most important goddess in Elamite religion. It is uncertain what the meaning of her name was in the Elamite language. Pinikir started out as the mother-goddess (in which capacity she was also the goddess of love and fertility), making her rank above all Elamite gods - even the male ones.1 This indicates a reverence of that what is feminine, which is reflective of both Elamite religion2 and Elamite society3: women were held in high regard and Elamite royal families' system of succession was always through the female line4 (although a ruler was always male and was called "the son of a sister"5)... [more]
Piningna f Greenlandic
Greenlandic form of Benigna.
Pinito f Spanish (Canarian)
Diminutive of Pino (see user-submitted name).
Pink m & f English
A nickname from the color pink, or a diminutive of names such as Patrick or Patricia.
Pinkamena f Popular Culture
The full name of the 'My little pony' character Pinkie Pie.
Pinkelotje f Literature
Derived from Dutch pink meaning "pinkie" (as in, the little finger) combined with Lotje. Also compare the Dutch verb pinkelen meaning "to shine" as well as "to twinkle, to sparkle, to flicker".... [more]
Pinkeltje m Literature
Derived from Dutch pink meaning "pinkie" (as in, the little finger) combined with the Dutch suffix -el and the Dutch diminutive suffix -tje. Also compare the Dutch verb pinkelen meaning "to shine" as well as "to twinkle, to sparkle, to flicker".... [more]
Pinkerton m & f English
Transferred use of surname Pinkerton
Pinkey f & m English (Rare)
Variant of Pinkie.
Pinkhas m Yiddish
Yiddish form of Phinehas.
Pinkhos m Yiddish
Variant of Pinkhas
Pinki f Indian
Feminine form of Pinky or variant of Pinkie.
Pinkie f & m English (Rare)
Diminutive of Pink. Borne by a character of My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic.
Pinkney m English (American, Rare)
Transferred use of the surname Pinkney.
Pinku f Japanese
From Japanese ぴんく (pinku) meaning "pink".