Submitted Names Starting with S

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Serafí m Catalan
Catalan form of Seraphinus. Serafí Pitarra was the pen name of Frederic Soler i Hubert (1839-1895), a Catalan poet and dramaturge.
Serafiina f Finnish
Finnish form of Seraphina.
Serafín m Spanish, Galician
Spanish and Galician form of Seraphinus.
Serafinu m Sardinian
Sardinian form of Seraphinus (see Seraphina).
Sérafka f Kashubian
Diminutive of Serafëna.
Serah f Hebrew, Biblical
From the Hebrew name שָֽׂרַח (Serach) meaning "abundance". In the Old Testament this is the name of Asher's daughter, Jacob's granddaughter.
Seraina f Romansh, German (Swiss)
Romansh form of Serena, traditionally found in the Engadine valley.
Seraj m Arabic
Mentionned in the coran as "Sun" or "light"
Serap f Turkish
Means "mirage; will-o'-the-wisp" in Turkish.
Seraph m Hebrew
Seraph is a shortened version of Seraphim from Hebrew Scripture. The meaning of both Seraph and Seraphim is "Burning Ones".
Séraphène f Norman
Norman form of Seraphina.
Seraphia f Swedish (Rare), Late Roman
Variant of Serapia. Saint Seraphia (or Serapia) was a 2nd-century Syrian martyr.
Seraphika f German (Silesian, Archaic)
Silesian German diminutive of Seraphia.
Seraphim m English, Greek, English (Puritan)
Directly from the biblical word seraphim which meant "fiery ones" from Hebrew and referred to an order of angels described in the Book of Isaiah (see Seraphina)... [more]
Serapia f Late Roman, Italian
Feminine form of Serapion.
Sérapion m French
French form of Serapion.
Serapión m Spanish
Spanish form of Serapion.
Serapione m Italian
Italian form of Serapion.
Serapiyon m Belarusian
Belarusian form of Serapion.
Serav f Kurdish
From the Kurdish ser meaning "crest, crown, top" and av meaning "water".
Seravy m Popular Culture
This is the name of a character in the anime series Akazukin Chacha
Seraya m Khazar (Latinized), Turkish (Rare)
Khazar, Karaite, Krymchak and Turkish form of Sergius. The name is known as ''Seraj'' in Polish and ''Seraja'' in Lithuanian.... [more]
Șerban m Romanian
Derived from Servus (via the form Șerb).
Serbaz m Kurdish
Means "officer" in Kurdish, possibly derived from Turkish subay.
Serbest m Kurdish
Means "freedom" in Kurdish.
Serbia f Various (Rare)
After the country Serbia.
Serbilind m Kurdish
Means "proud" in Kurdish.
Sercan m Turkish
Combination of ser "head, top" and can "life, soul".
Serchio m Aragonese
Aragonese form of Sergius.
Serçil m Kurdish
Possibly from ser meaning "crest, crown, top" and çil meaning "forty".
Serdar m Kurdish
Derived from Kurdish serfermandar meaning "army commander".
Serder m Dagestani
Dagestani form of Sardar.
Serdest m Kurdish
Means "superior" in Kurdish.
Şêrdil m Kurdish
From the Kurdish şêr meaning "lion" and dil meaning "heart".
Sereana f Fijian
Means "song" in Fijian.
Sereba m & f Akan
Means "silver" in Akan.
Sered m Biblical
Sered was a son of Zebulun according to Genesis 46:14 and Numbers 26:26. He was one of the 70 souls to migrate to Egypt with Jacob.
Seregmaa f Buryat
From the Buryat сэрэг (sereg) meaning "army" and the Mongolian feminine suffix -маа (-maa).
Sereia f Portuguese
Means "mermaid" in Portuguese.
Sereina f Romansh, German (Swiss)
Variant of Seraina, traditionally found in the Surselva region.
Serel f Yiddish
Yiddish name. Possibly related to Sarah
Seren m Polish
Polish form of Serenus.
Séréna f French
French form of Serena.
Serena f Japanese
From Japanese 芹 (se) meaning "celery" or 汐 (se) meaning "evening tide; night tides; ebb", 怜 (re) meaning "pity, sympathize" combined with 菜 (na) meaning "vegetables, greens". Other kanji combinations are possible as well.
Serendipity f English (Modern, Rare)
From the English word serendipity.
Serene f English
From the English word serene, which itself is derived from Latin serenus, which means "clear, calm, tranquil, quiet."
Serenei f Popular Culture
Serenei of Lys was the ninth and last mistress of King Aegon IV Targaryen. Mentioned in The World of Ice and Fire.
Serenella f Italian
Diminutive of Serena. It also coincides with the Italian word for "lilac".
Serenianus m Late Roman
Roman cognomen which was derived from Serenus.
Serenín m Spanish
Spanish form of Saturninus.
Serenius m Norwegian (Rare)
Possibly a masculine variant of Serena.
Sereno m Italian (Rare)
Italian masculine form of Serena.
Sereno m Italian
Italian form of Serenus via Serena.
Serenola f Literature
This was used as a Welsh translation of Stellaluna (for a 2000 Welsh adaptation of the children's book 'Stellaluna'). It is derived in part from Welsh seren "star" (cf... [more]
Serenos m Ancient Roman (Hellenized), Late Greek
Hellenized form of Serenus. A known bearer of this name was Serenos of Antinoöpolis (4th century AD), a Greek mathematician from Roman Egypt.
Serenus m Ancient Roman, Roman Mythology
Roman cognomen which was derived from the Latin adjective serenus meaning "clear, tranquil, serene" (see Serena).... [more]
Serephia f Greek
It's a diminutive of Serephina. Also it's a lot like the greek name Sophia
Sereta f Kurdish
Means "elite" in Kurdish.
Seretse m Tswana
Means “the clay that binds" in Tswana.... [more]
Serey m & f Khmer
Means "freedom," "beauty, charm," "peace," or "power, authority" in Khmer.
Sereysophear m & f Khmer
Derived from Serey and Sophear, ultimately meaning "the splendor of beauty".
Sereyvuth m Khmer
From Khmer សិរិ (serəy) meaning "to combine, to add up" and វឌ្ឍន (vŏətthĕəʾnĕəʾ) meaning "progress, development, growth".
Serezade f Spanish
Perhaps a Spanish variant of Sheherazade (Sherazade)
Serfiraz m & f Kurdish
Means "triumphant, winner, proud" in Kurdish.
Sergeja f Slovene
Feminine form of Sergej.
Sergejus m Lithuanian
Variant form of Sergijus, which may have been influenced by its Russian counterpart Sergey.
Sergelen m & f Mongolian
Means "cheerful" or "lively, sharp, clever" in Mongolian.
Sergen m Kurdish
Means "black" in Kurdish.
Sergette f French (Rare)
Feminine form of Serge. However, it could also be considered to be a diminutive of Sergine, as -ette is a French feminine diminutive suffix.
Sergghiu m Sicilian
Variant of Sergiu.
Sèrgi m Lengadocian, Gascon
Languedocian and Gascon form of Sergius.
Sergiana f Brazilian
Possibly a combination of Sergia and Ana or a Brazilian feminine form of Sérgio.
Sergiani f Greek
Feminine form of Sergios.
Sergija f Slovene
Variant of Sergeja.
Sergije m Serbian, Croatian (Rare)
Serbian and Croatian form of Sergius.
Sergijus m Lithuanian
Lithuanian form of Sergius.
Serginho m Portuguese
Diminutive of Sérgio.
Sergío m Spanish (Castilian)
Castilian Form of Sergio.
Sergios m Ancient Roman (Hellenized), Greek
Hellenized form of Sergius. It was only after the advent of Christianity that ethnic Greeks began to use this name amongst their own.... [more]
Sèrgiu m Sardinian
Sardinian form of Sergius.
Sergo m Georgian
Variant form or pet form of Sergi, which is now more common in Georgia than Sergi is.
Sergu m Mordvin
Erzya form of Sergei.
Serguei m Portuguese (Rare)
Portuguese variant of Sergei.
Sergul f Kurdish
Derived from Kurdish seraza meaning "excellent" and gula meaning "rose".
Sergush m Mari
Mari form of Sergei.
Sergy m Russian (Modern, Rare)
Modern variant transcription of Sergey.
Serhei m Ukrainian
Variant of Sergei.
Serheng m Kurdish
Means "colonel" in Kurdish.
Serhi m Belarusian
Variant Belarusian form of Sergei.
Se-ri f Korean
A famous character with this name is Yoon Se-ri from Korean series "Crash Landing on You". Se-ri is played by actress Son Ye-jin (1982-)
Seri f Malay, Indonesian
Malay and Indonesian form of Shri.
Seri f Japanese
From Japanese 芹 (seri) meaning "celery" or other kanji which are pronounced the same way.
Sêria f Greenlandic
Greenlandic form of Seria.
Šerida f Sumerian Mythology
The Sumerian name of the dawn goddess Aya.
Šerifa f Bosnian
Feminine form of Šerif.
Şerifat f Karachay-Balkar
Karachay-Balkar form of Sharifa.
Serihen f Hungarian
Unknown origins and meaning.
Serik f Armenian
Diminutive form of Ser.
Serika f Japanese
From Japanese 芹 (seri) meaning "celery" combined with 伽 (ka) meaning "nursing or taking care of a person", 佳 (ka) meaning "beautiful, good", 夏 (ka) meaning "summer", 架 (ka) meaning "construct, build", 花 (ka) or 華 (ka) which both mean "flower" or 香 (ka) meaning "fragrance"... [more]
Serikbay m Kazakh
Combination of the name Serik and Kazakh бай (bay) meaning "rich, wealthy".
Serikbek m Kazakh
From the given name Serik combined with the Turkish military title beg meaning "chieftain, master".
Serilda f English, German
Probably derived from Sarahild. It was regionally popular in the Midwestern and Southern United States in the 19th century (see also Zerelda).
Serin f Japanese
From Japanese 星 (se) meaning "star" combined with 林 (rin) meaning "woods; grove; forest; copse", 鈴 (rin) meaning "bell, chime" or 凛 (rin) meaning "dignified, severe, cold". Other kanji combinations are possible.
Serin f Turkish
Means "cool" in Turkish.
Serina f Japanese
From Japanese 西 (se) meaning "the west", 里 (ri) meaning "village" combined with 奈 (na) meaning "apple tree". Other kanji combinations are possible.
Serinius m Norwegian
Masculine form of Serina.
Serj m Breton, Ukrainian, Russian
Breton form and Ukrainian and Russian variant transliteration of Serge.
Serjoscha m Russian
Diminutive of Sergei.
Serka f Yiddish
Yiddish girls name, could possibly be a diminutive of Sura (Yiddish for Sarah), combined with the Slavic suffix -ka.
Serkar m Kurdish
Means "foreman, boss" in Kurdish.
Serket f Egyptian Mythology
Means "(she who) tightens the throat" or "(she who) causes the throat to breathe". ... [more]
Şêrko m Kurdish
From the Kurdish şêr meaning "lion".
Sermed m Turkish
Turkish form of Sarmad.
Şermend m Kurdish
Means "shy" in Kurdish.
Sermet m Turkish
Turkish form of Sarmad.
Sermínguaĸ f Greenlandic
Greenlandic name meaning "sweet little glacier".
Sêrnaĸ f Greenlandic
Means "sorrel" in Greenlandic.
Sernin m Lengadocian, Gascon
Languedocian and Gascon form of Saturninus.
Sernoz f Uzbek
Means "playful" or "shiny, shimmering" in Uzbek.
Seron f Hungarian
Feminine cognate of Charon, meaning "fierce brightness".
Serori f Japanese
From Japanese 瀬 (se) meaning "rapids", 蕗 (ro) meaning "butterbur" combined with 里 (ri) meaning "village". Other kanji combinations are possible.... [more]
Seroš m Mari
Variant Mari form of Sergei.
Serouios m Ancient Roman (Hellenized)
Hellenized form of Servius. Also compare the names Silvanus and Silouanos, which show that the letter -v- was usually hellenized to -ou- by the ancient Greeks.
Serpentine f English
Vocabulary word meaning "sinuous, winding, curving". There are several places or features with this name, such as Lake Serpentine in London, and it's possible that people with this name may have been named for these locations.... [more]
Serpina f English (Rare)
Maybe a shortening from Proserpina.
Serrin m New World Mythology
A new world mythology name meaning traitor, deciever
Serse m Italian (Rare)
Italian form of Xerxes.
Serseĸ f Greenlandic
Meaning unknown.
Serseq f Greenlandic
Greenlandic younger form of Serseĸ.
Sertab f Turkish
Means "the main light, radiance". Sertab Erener is a famous singer with the name. Her name was chosen from a classical Turkish song called "Ey Şûh-i Sertab".
Sertaç m Turkish
Terived from Turkish ser, an archaic word for "head" and taç meaning "crown".
Sertor m Ancient Roman
Uncommon Roman praenomen of debated etymology. Some argue that it is derived from a shared root with Servius whilst others cite satio meaning "a planted field" or adsertor meaning "a person who asserts another's liberty".
Sertora f Ancient Roman
Feminine version of the Roman praenomen Sertor.
Serug m Biblical Greek
One of Jesus' ancestors in Luke 3:35.
Serunia f Polish
Diminutive of Serena.
Serusia f Polish
Diminutive of Serena.
Seruuntungalag f Mongolian
Means “calm” or “clear” in Mongolian.
Servác m Slovak, Czech (Archaic)
Slovak and Czech form of Servatius.
Servácio m Portuguese
Portuguese form of Servatius.
Servacio m Spanish
Spanish form of Servatius.
Servais m French
French form of Servatius.
Servaisie f French (Archaic)
Feminine form of Servais and variant of Servasie.
Serval m Western African
Directly taken from the name of the African cat species.
Şervan m Kurdish
Means "fighter" in Kurdish.
Servan m French, Breton
French and Breton form of Servanus.
Servando m Spanish, Galician
Spanish and Galician form of Servandus. A known bearer of this name is the American professional soccer player Servando Carrasco (b. 1988).
Servandus m Late Roman
Derived from Latin servandus, which is the future passive participle of the Latin verb servo meaning "to preserve" as well as "to protect, to save". This name was borne by a Spanish saint from the early 4th century AD.
Servane f French
Feminine form of Servan.
Servat m French (Archaic)
French form of Servatius and rarer variant of Servais.
Servatiy m Russian
Russian form of Servatius.
Servaz m German (Archaic)
German form of Servatius (see Servaas).
Servazio m Italian
Italian form of Servatius.
Servé m Flemish (Rare), Limburgish (Rare)
Flemish and Limburgish variant spelling of Servet, which is a diminutive of Servais, the French form of Servatius.
Serventa f Medieval, Medieval Spanish
A derivative of Latin serviens "serving; servant".
Server m Crimean Tatar
Derived from Arabic سُرُور (surūr) meaning "joy, pleasure, satisfaction". It can also be taken from Persian سَروَر (sarvar) meaning "master".
Servestu m Sardinian
Sardinian form of Silvester.
Servet m Albanian, Turkish
Turkish and Albanian male name of Arabic derivation.... [more]
Servet m Medieval French, French (Rare)
Medieval French diminutive of Servais (as -et is a French masculine diminutive suffix). This given name fell out of use in France after the Middle Ages, but it has since enjoyed an extremely modest revival in the late 1980s... [more]
Servi m Catalan
Catalan form of Servius.
Servia f Late Roman
Feminine form of Servius.
Servian m Bulgarian, English, Ukrainian
Bulgarian, English and Ukrainian form of Servianus.
Serviana f Late Roman
Feminine form of Servianus. A bearer of this name was Julia Serviana Paulina, the daughter of Roman politician Lucius Julius Ursus Servianus and his wife Aelia Domitia Paulina.
Serviano m Italian
Italian form of Servianus.
Servianus m Late Roman
This Roman cognomen is an extended form of Servius. A bearer of this name was Lucius Julius Ursus Servianus, a Roman senator and consul from the 2nd century AD.
Servien m French
French form of Servianus.
Servijan m Croatian, Serbian
Croatian and Serbian form of Servianus.
Servije m Bosnian, Croatian, Serbian
Bosnian, Croatian and Serbian form of Servius.
Servília f Portuguese
Portuguese form of Servilia.
Servilia f Ancient Roman, Italian
Feminine form of Servilius. A known bearer of this name was Servilia Caepionis (1st century BC), who was the mother of Caesar's assassin Marcus Junius Brutus the Younger.
Servilian m Bulgarian, Russian, Ukrainian
Bulgarian, Russian and Ukrainian form of Servilianus.
Serviliano m Italian, Spanish, Portuguese
Italian, Spanish and Portuguese form of Servilianus.
Servilianus m Ancient Roman
Extended form of Servilius. This name was borne by the Roman senator and consul Quintus Fabius Maximus Servilianus (2nd century BC).
Servilien m French
French form of Servilianus. This name is mostly used in French-speaking parts of Africa. A known bearer of this name is Servilien Nzakamwita (b. 1943), bishop of the Rwandese city Byumba.
Servilije m Croatian, Serbian
Croatian and Serbian form of Servilius.
Servílio m Portuguese
Portuguese form of Servilius.
Servilio m Italian, Spanish
Italian and Spanish form of Servilius.
Servilius m Ancient Roman
Roman nomen gentile which was derived from the Latin adjective servilis meaning "of a slave, slavish, servile", which is ultimately derived from the Latin verb servio meaning "to serve, to be in service, to be a servant/slave"... [more]
Serviliy m Bulgarian, Russian, Ukrainian
Bulgarian, Russian and Ukrainian form of Servilius.
Serviliya f Bulgarian, Russian, Ukrainian
Bulgarian, Russian and Ukrainian form of Servilia.
Servillano m Filipino
Variant of Serviliano. Servillano Aquino was a Filipino general during the Philippine Revolution against Spain. He is the great grandfather of Benigno Aquino III, the 15th president of the Philippines, and grandfather-in-law to his mother, Corazon Aquino, the 11th president and 1st female president of the Philippines.
Servín m Slovak
Slovak form of Severin.
Sérvio m Portuguese
Portuguese form of Servius.
Servio m Galician, Italian, Spanish
Galician, Italian and Spanish form of Servius.
Servios m Ancient Roman (Hellenized), Late Greek, Greek
Late Greek and modern Greek form of Serouios, which is the ancient Greek form of Servius.
Serviy m Bulgarian, Russian, Ukrainian
Bulgarian, Russian and Ukrainian form of Servius.
Servus m Late Roman
Means 'selfdom'.
Servusdei m Medieval Spanish
From Latin servus dei "servant of God".... [more]
Serwacy m Polish
Polish form of Servatius.
Şerwan m Kurdish
Means "warrior, fighter" in Kurdish.
Serwilia f Polish
Polish form of Servilia.
Serwiusz m Polish
Polish form of Servius.
Serxia f Galician
Galician feminine form of Sergius.
Serxio m Galician (Rare)
Galician form of Sergius.
Seryozha m Russian
Diminutive of Sergey.
Serzh m Russian, Armenian, Ukrainian
Phonetic transcription of Serge.
Serzhan m Kazakh
Derived from Turkic ser meaning "head, top" and Persian جان (jan) meaning "soul".
Sesa f Galician
Diminutive of Xosefa.
Sese m Georgian (Rare)
Meaning unknown. Georgian sources state that the name is of Kartvelian origin. However, there might possibly be a chance that the name was originally a short form of Ioseb (compare its diminutive Soso), in which case it is technically of Hebrew origin... [more]
Seseer m Mongolian, Russian
Meaning, "USSR."
Seseg f Buryat
Buryat form of Tsetseg.
Sesegmaa f Buryat
From the Mongolian Tsetseg combined with the Mongolian feminine suffix -маа (-maa).
Sesehang m Nepali
“Sesehang is Nepali name more specifically from a Limbu community derived from Limbu language meaning Bright king” . Sesehang is combination of sese and hang . Sese means Bright more like bright thoughts and Hang means king . It’s another meaning could be king of light as well which means Sese stands for light .
Seselía f Icelandic (Rare)
Icelandic form of Cecilia.
Sesemi f Literature
Sesemi (real name Therese) Weichbrodt is a figure from the Buddenbrooks by Thomas Mann.
Sesera f Japanese
From Japanese 星 (se) meaning "star", 々, a phonetic character indicting a duplication of the beginning kanji combined with 来 (ra) meaning "to come". Other kanji combinations are possible.
Seseragi f Japanese (Modern, Rare)
From せせらぎ (seseragi), referring to a small stream or brooklet, the meaning extended to a murmuring (as of a stream).... [more]
Sesha m & f Hinduism
In Hindu tradition, Sesha (also: Shesha, Sheshanaga) is the king of all Nagas (serpent deities).
Seshat f Egyptian Mythology
Means "(she who) scrivens (who is the scribe)". ... [more]
Seshemetka f Ancient Egyptian
Ancient Egyptian feminine name meaning "(She) who led the Ka". Ka is the Ancient Egyptian concept of the vital essence, which distinguishes the living from the dead.
Sesi m & f Inuit
Means "snow"
Sesika m Georgian (Rare)
Diminutive of Sese. A known bearer of this name was the Georgian actor Aleksandre "Sesika" Kuprashvili (1904-1979).
Sesil f Bulgarian (Rare)
Bulgarian form of Cecilia, perhaps via its French form Cécile.... [more]
Sesil m Norwegian (Rare), Danish (Rare)
Norwegian and Danish variant of Cecil.
Sesili f Georgian
Modern Georgian form of Cecilia. Other Georgian forms of the name are Sesilia and Tsetsilia, but these are older and rare.
Sesilia f Faroese, Finnish (Rare), Georgian (Rare)
Faroese form of Cecilia as well as a Finnish variant of the name. In Georgia, it is a variant of Tsetsilia.... [more]
Seso f Georgian
Short form of Sesili and Sesilia.
Sesselía f Icelandic
Icelandic form of Cecilia.
Sesselja f Icelandic
Icelandic form of Cecilia.
Sesshomaru m Japanese
Seshomaru can mean the desecration of the cercle of life. Sesshomaru is a ficitonal character created in the hit Manga INUYASHA. Sesshomoru is a full blooded dog demon, who has a hateful relationshop with all humans, and his half brother Inuyasha due to his tainted blood... [more]
Sesshoumaru m Japanese
Sesshoumaru is a japanese name meaning 'Killing Perfection', it is also the name of a popular character in the japanese anime/ manga called Inuyasha... [more]
Sessile f English
English cognate of Cécile, influenced by the botanical term sessile, meaning "a leaf issuing directly from the stem of the plant, rather than by a petiole."
Sessily f English (Modern)
Variant of Cecily, influenced by the botanical term sessile, meaning "a leaf issuing directly from the stem of the plant, rather than by a petiole."
Sessott f Manx
Derived from Cissot, itself an archaic English diminutive of Cicely.
Sestilia f Italian (Rare)
Italian form of Sextilia.
Sestilio m Italian
Italian form of Sextilius.
Sestrid f Old Swedish
Old Swedish variant of Estrid.
Šét m Czech, Slovak
Czech and Slovak form of Seth.
Šet m Croatian
Croatian form of Seth.
Set m Catalan, Italian, Norwegian, Spanish, Swedish
Catalan, Italian, Norwegian, Spanish and Swedish form of Seth.
Set m Armenian
Armenian form of Seth 1.
Sétanta m Irish Mythology
“Given name of the folk hero, Cúchulainn”. This birth name was imparted by the deity, Lug, prior to the conception of the demigod child by the mortal mother, Deichtine.
Setayesh  f Persian
From Persian setayesh meaning "the praise, the worship".
Setebos m Theatre
Seen in Shakespeare's play 'The Tempest' (1611), in which Setebos is the god worshipped by Caliban and Sycorax.
Setefilla f Spanish
From the Spanish titles of the Virgin Mary, La Virgen de Setefilla and Nuestra Señora de Setefilla, meaning "The Virgin of Setefilla" and "Our Lady of Setefilla," venerated at the hermitage in Lora del Río in the Andalusian province of Seville... [more]