Submitted Names Starting with S

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Saran m Thai
Means "supporting" in Thai.
Sarana f Japanese
From Japanese 新 (sara) meaning "new" combined with 菜 (na) meaning "vegetables, greens". Other kanji combinations are possible.
Saranae f Thai
Means "mint, peppermint" in Thai.
Saranda f Albanian
From Saranda (or Sarandë), the name of a city in Albania. The name itself derives from the Greek Άγιοι Σαράντα (Agioi Saranda), meaning "Forty Saints", honouring the Forty Martyrs of Sebaste.
Sarandë f Albanian
From the name of the Albanian city, ultimately from the name of the Byzantine monastery of the Agioi Saranda ( Άγιοι Σαράντα), meaning "Forty Saints".
Saraneth f Literature
Saraneth is the sixth of the seven bells used by necromancers and the Abhorsen in Garth Nix's Old Kingdom trilogy. Saraneth is the Binder, the bell that forces complience from the listener.
Sarang f & m Korean (Modern)
From native Korean 사랑 (sarang) meaning "love, affection." Several derivations of this word are possible, such as a shift from Sino-Korean 思量 (saryang) meaning "consideration," a derivation of either the verb 사르다 (sareuda) meaning "to make a fire" or 살 (sal) meaning "flesh."... [more]
Sarangarakh f & m Mongolian
Derived from сар (sar) meaning "moon" and гарах (garakh) meaning "to appear, occur".
Sarang-bi f Korean (Modern, Rare)
Combination of Sarang and 비 (bi) meaning "rain."
Sâránguaĸ f Greenlandic
Greenlandic name with the combination of Sara and suffix -nnguaq "sweet, dear".
Sarankka f Hinduism
active and creative
Saranmandakh m & f Mongolian
Derived from сар (sar) meaning "moon" and мандах (mandakh) meaning "ascent, rising".
Sarantsatsral f Mongolian
Means "moonbeam" in Mongolian.
Sarantsetseg f Mongolian (Rare)
Means "moon flower" in Mongolian.
Sarantuya f Mongolian
Means "moonlight", derived from Mongolian сар (sar) meaning "moon" and туяа (tuyaa) "light, ray".
Sarantuyaa f Mongolian
Mongolian feminine name meaning "moonbeam".
Saranya f Hinduism, Indian, Tamil, Malayalam, Thai
From Sanskrit शरण्य (sharanya) meaning "protector, defender, refuge" or सरण्यु (saranyu) meaning "nimble, quick, agile". This is the name of a Hindu goddess.
Saranyu m Thai
Means "defender, protector, guardian" in Thai.
Sarapin f Khakas
Khakas form of Serafima.
Sarasvati f Indian
Alternative spelling of Saraswati.
Saraswathi f Indian, Malayalam, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada
Southern Indian form of Saraswati.
Sarat m Indian
Indian (sanskritand telugu)
Sarathoon m Thai
Means "tiger" in Thai.
Saratrud f Ancient Germanic
Derived from Old High German saro "armor" combined with þruþ "strength."
Saratu f Hausa
Hausa form of Sara.
Saraward m Ancient Germanic
Derived from Old High German saro "armor" combined with Old High German wart "guard."
Saray f Spanish, Hebrew (Rare)
Variant transcription of Sarai. In Spain, this is the more common spelling of the name.
Saraya f English (Modern, Rare)
Modern name, possibly based on Saray (see Sarai), Sariah or Soraya.
Sarayma f Spanish (Modern)
In the case of Spanish flamenco singer Sarayma (1991-) who helped popularise the name within the last several years, it originated from her full given name Saray Macarena.
Sarayu f Sanskrit, Hinduism
From the name of a river in North India that flows through Uttarakhand and Uttar Pradesh. Its name seems directly taken from the Sanskrit word सरयु (sarayu) meaning "air, wind".
Sarbadore m Sardinian
Sardinian form of Salvatore.
Sarbast m Kurdish
Variant transcription of Serbest.
Sarbaturi m Sicilian
Sicilian form of Salvador.
Sarbel m Ancient Near Eastern
The name of an early Christian martyr from Edessa (today: Şanlıurfa, Turkey).
Sarbon m Uzbek
Means "guide, leader" in Uzbek.
Sarboz m Uzbek
Means "soldier" in Uzbek.
Sarchis m Armenian
Is the name of an ARMENIAN Christian Saint
Sarcia f Polish
Polish diminutive of Sara.
Sarco m Spanish (Rare)
This first name is predominantly found in South America, although it is not very common there: one is much more likely to encounter the name as a surname there instead. Because of that, it is possible that the bearers' parents were inspired to give their sons the surname as a first name, just like it is done in English-speaking countries these days... [more]
Sardaana f Yakut
From Yakut сардаана (sardaana) meaning "Siberian lily", referring to a type of flower that grows in Yakutia.
Sardanapalus m Ancient Greek, Literature
The name is probably an ancient Greek corruption of Ashurbanipal, the last great Assyrian emperor-king of the Assyrian Empire.... [more]
Sərdar m Azerbaijani
Azerbaijani form of Sardar.
Sardarbek m Kazakh, Kyrgyz
Combination of Sardar with the Turkish military title beg meaning "chieftain, master".
Sardion m Georgian
Derived from Greek σάρδιον (sardion), which is the name that the ancient Greeks had for carnelian, a precious stone. It is not completely certain what the ancient Greeks had derived the name from... [more]
Sardonyx f Popular Culture
A variant of Onyx, with the added word sard, meaning "red".... [more]
Sardor m Uzbek
Uzbek form of Sardar. A known bearer of this name is the Uzbek professional soccer player Sardor Rashidov (b. 1991).
Sardorbek m Uzbek
Combination of Sardor with the Turkish military title beg meaning "chieftain, master".... [more]
Sarduk m Balochi
Derived from sard meaning "cool".
Sare f Turkish
Turkish form of Sarah.
Sarê f Kurdish
Kurdish form of Sarah.
Sarella f Literature
Used in GRR. Martin's "A song of ice and fire". ... [more]
Sarena f English (American)
Variant of Sarah, meaning Princess
Sarene f English
Variant of Serene.
Sarfak m Greenlandic
Meaning unknown.
Sarga f Indian
"Creative"
Sargão m Portuguese
Portuguese form of Sargon.
Sargent m American (Rare)
Transferred use of the surname Sargent. A notable bearer is politician Sargent Shriver, husband of Eunice Kennedy Shriver.
Sargı m Yakut
Means "good luck" in Yakut.
Sargón m Spanish, Galician
Spanish and Galician form of Sargon.
Sargylaana f Yakut
Means "the light beam" in Yakut.
Sargylana f Yakut
Means "happy, lucky" in Yakut.
Sargyn m Yakut
Means "happy, lucky" in Yakut.
Sarhad m Uzbek
Means "frontier" in Uzbek.
Sarhang m Uzbek
Means "military general" in Uzbek.
Sari f Japanese
Sa - 咲 means "blossom", Ri - 莉 means "white jasmine" / Ri - 里 means "village"
Saria f Popular Culture
A variation of the name Sara/Sarah.... [more]
Sarıada f Yakut
From сарыал (sarıal) meaning "radiance, halo, shining".
Sariali m Uzbek
Derived from the Uzbek sari meaning "yellow" or "best" and the given name Ali.
Saribibi f Uzbek
Derived from sari meaning "yellow" or "fine, best" and bibi meaning "learned woman".
Saribiy m Karachay-Balkar
From the Karachay-Balkar сары (sarı) meaning "yellow, blond" and бий (biy) meaning "bey, prince".
Saribola m Uzbek
Derived from the Uzbek sari meaning "yellow" or "best" and bola meaning "child, boy".
Saribosh m Uzbek
Derived from the Uzbek sari meaning "yellow" or "best" and bosh meaning "head, top, summit".
Saribotir m Uzbek
Derived from the Uzbek sari meaning "yellow" or "best" and botir meaning "hero, warrior" or "brave, fearless".
Sariboy m Uzbek
Derived from the Uzbek sari meaning "yellow" or "best" and boy meaning "rich, wealthy".
Sarid m Biblical Hebrew
A Hebrew name used in the Bible meaning "survivor, remaining, hand of a prince"
Saridan m Literature, Georgian (Rare)
This is the name of a king in the 12th-century epic poem The Knight in the Panther's Skin written by the Georgian poet Shota Rustaveli (1172-1216). He was the father of the titular knight of the poem, namely prince Tariel of India.... [more]
Sariël m Dutch
Dutch form of Sariel.
Sariel m Hebrew, Judeo-Christian Legend
Apparently means "command of God" in Hebrew, making this name a variant or a shortened form of Zerachiel. This is the name of an angel mainly known in judaism, who was - among others - an angel of healing and a benevolent angel of death (it is said that he was sent to retrieve the soul of Moses).
Şärif m Tatar, Bashkir
Tatar and Bashkir form of Sharif.
Šärifä f Bashkir
Bashkir form of Sharifa.
Sarig f Armenian
Means "blackbird" or "little mountain" in Armenian.
Sarighani f Filipino, Tagalog
A contraction of the Tagalog phrase 'sariwang bighani' meaning "fresh charm" or "youthful charm".
Sarig-ool m Tuvan
From Tuvan сарыг (saryg) meaning "yellow" combined with оол (ool) meaning "boy, son".
Sarigul f Uzbek
Derived from sari meaning "yellow" or "fine, best" and gul meaning "rose, flower".
Sarijon m Uzbek
Derived from the Uzbek sari meaning "yellow" or "best" and jon meaning "spirit, soul".
Şarik m Turkish
Means "yellow, pale" in Turkish.
Sarik f Armenian
Diminutive form of Sara.
Šarika f Croatian, Slovene
Croatian and Slovene borrowing of Sárika.
Sarika f Khmer
Means "blackbird" in Khmer, or possibly a Khmer version of Sarika.
Sarika f Judeo-Spanish, Bosnian
Diminutive of Sara.
Sarila f Azerbaijani
Means "water flood"
Sarima f Arabic (Rare), Indonesian (Rare)
Derived from Arabic صَارِم‎ (ṣārim) meaning "resolute, decisive" or "stern, strict".
Sarimah f Arabic, Malay
Alternate transcription of Sarima as well as the usual Malay form.
Sarimurod m Uzbek
Derived from the Uzbek sari meaning "yellow" or "best" and murod meaning "aim, wish, desire".
Sarin f Armenian
"mountain maiden"
Sarína f Icelandic
Icelandic form of Sarina.
Sarina f Indian (Rare)
Means "approaching; coming to help; helpful" in Sanskrit.... [more]
Sarina f Japanese
From Japanese 咲 (sa) meaning "blossom", 梨 (ri) meaning "pear" combined with 菜 (na) meaning "vegetables, greens". Other kanji combinations are possible.
Sarinazar m Uzbek
Derived from the Uzbek sari meaning "yellow" or "best" and nazar meaning "look, glance".
Sarine f Chuvash
Chuvash form of Zarina.
Sariniyoz m Uzbek
Derived from the Uzbek sari meaning "yellow" or "best" and niyoz meaning "entreaty, alms".
Sarinka f Bosnian, South Slavic
Diminutive of Sara.
Sarinya f Thai
Meaning uncertain.
Saripa f Indonesian, Malay (Rare)
Probably a variant of Sharifah.
Saripo'lat m Uzbek
Derived from the Uzbek sari meaning "yellow" or "best" and po'lat meaning "sword, steel".
Sariq m Uzbek
Means "yellow" or "light-haired" in Uzbek.
Sarisa f Japanese
From Japanese 紗 (sa) meaning "gauze, thin silk", 梨 (ri) meaning "pear" combined with 咲 (sa) meaning "blossom". Other kanji combinations are possible.
Sarishta f Uzbek
Means "neat, tidy" in Uzbek.
Sarisoch m Uzbek
Derived from the Uzbek sari meaning "yellow" or "best" and soch meaning "hair".
Sarissa f Dutch (Rare)
Elaboration of Sara.
Sarit m Thai
Means "creating, completing, doing" in Thai.
Sarito m Spanish
A masculine version of the name Sarina.
Saritoy m Uzbek
Derived from the Uzbek sari meaning "yellow" or "best" and toy meaning "colt".
Saritza f Spanish (Latin American)
Diminutive of Sara used primarily in Latin America.
Sariwati f Indonesian
From Indonesian sari meaning "essence" combined with the feminine suffix -wati.
Sarixo'ja m Uzbek
Derived from the Uzbek sari meaning "yellow" or "best" and xo'ja meaning "master".
Sariyah f English
Variant of Sariah.
Sarizha f Chechen
Possibly derived from Arabic سرى (sara) meaning "to travel at night".
Sarjig'a f Uzbek
Uzbek feminine name refering to a tassle attached to a traditional headress.
Sarjit f & m Indian (Sikh)
Indian from Punjab
Sarjom m Santali
Meaning "Lord".
Sarjoun m Coptic
Arabic form of Sergius.
Sarjung m & f Tibetan
Means "new" in Tibetan.
Sarkan m Literature
From the Slovak word šarkan, meaning "dragon". Used as a name for a male character in the fantasy novel 'Uprooted' by Naomi Novik.
Sarkash m Uzbek
Means "stubborn" in Uzbek.
Sarke f Low German, Frisian, Norwegian
Low German and Frisian diminutive of Sara.
Sarĸilârteĸ f & m Greenlandic
Meaning unknown.
Sarkor m Uzbek
Means "leader" in Uzbek.
Sarla f Hindi
Sarla Thakral firs Indian woman to earn a pilots license
Şarlman m Turkish
Turkish form of Charlemagne.
Šarlote f Latvian
Latvian form of Charlotte.
Sarlott f Hungarian (Rare, Archaic)
Hungarian borrowing of Charlotte, reflecting the French pronunciation.
Sárma f Hungarian
Cognate of Charma, meaning "delight".
Sarma f Latvian
Directly taken from Latvian sarma "hoarfrost, rime".
Sarmad m Pakistani, Persian, Kurdish
Meaning ''eternal, everlasting''.
Sarmat m Ossetian
Ossetian masculine name derived from the name of the Sarmatian people, an ancient, Scythian-speaking Iranian people. This was also the name of a saint.
Sarmed m Arabic
Means "eternal" or "everlasting" in Arabic.
Sármen f Hungarian
Means "pure hearted" in sanskrit.
Sarmis m Latvian
Masculine form of Sarma.
Sarna f German (Modern, Rare)
Of unknown origin and meaning.... [more]
Sárnait f Medieval Irish
Derived from the Old Irish sár meaning "ruler, leader" or "outrage, insult", and the feminine suffix -nait.
Sarnin m Lengadocian
Languedocian form of Saturninus.
Saro m Italian
Diminutive of Rosario, used in Sicily, South Italy.
Saro m Ogoni
Means "first son" in Khana.
Saro m Armenian
Derived from the name of the main character in the Armenian play "Anush" who could be the equivalent of Romeo. Could also be a shortening of the name "Saribek" from turkish meaning "blonde prince".
Sarobidy f Malagasy
Means "precious" in Malagasy.
Saroilde f Old High German, Medieval French, Ancient Germanic (Frankish), Medieval
Proto-Germanic sarwō '(war) "equipment" + Old Frankish wildis, a development from names with a prototheme ending in -u and deuterotheme Old High German hiltja "battle".
Saroj f & m Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Odia, Bengali, Punjabi, Nepali
Derived from Sanskrit सरोज (saroja) meaning "lotus" or "produced or found in lakes or ponds".
Saroja f Indian, Kannada, Telugu, Malayalam, Tamil, Hindi
Strictly feminine form of Saroj.
Sarojini f Indian, Odia, Malayalam, Telugu, Kannada
Derived from Sanskrit सरोजिनी (sarojini) meaning "pond of lotuses".
Saron m & f Swedish (?)
Swedish form of Sharon.
Saronda f African American (Rare)
Meaning unknown. 97 people in the U.S. have this name.
Saroo m Hindi
Form of Sheru.... [more]
Sarose f English (American)
American, Combination of Sa and Rose (suh-rose) ... [more]
Sarotte f French (Archaic)
French diminutive of Sarah.
Saroula f Greek
Diminutive of Sara.
Saroya f American (Modern, Rare)
Possible spelling of Soraya. It is also used as a form of the Hebrew name Sarah, meaning "princess." Saroya was/is a character in the series StarCrossed.
Sarp m Turkish
Means "steep" in Turkish.
Sarpanit f Near Eastern Mythology
The name of a Babylonian mother goddess and wife of Marduk. Her name means "the shining one" or may be derived from zēr-bānītu meaning "creatress of seed".
Sarper m Turkish
The name is formed from the Turkish words sarp "steep, high" and er "man, male, soldier".
Sárra m Sami
Meaning unknown.
Sarrah f English
Variant of Sarah.
Sárrajuoksa m Sami
Combination of Sárra and Juoksa.
Sarralyn f Literature, English
Name used in Tamora Pierce's Tortall books. Made from a combination of the names Sarra meaning "princess" or "lady" and Lyn meaning "lake".
Sarraqa f African
Celestial rise - the rise of the moon, stars, and sun
Sarrojboy m Uzbek
Derived from the Uzbek sarroj meaning "being a saddler" and boy meaning "rich, wealthy".
Šarrū f Balochi
Diminutive for names containing the name element šarr.
Šarruk f Balochi
Derived from šarr meaning "perfect".
Šarruma m Near Eastern Mythology
Meaning "king of the mountains". Šarruma or Sharruma is originally a Hurrian god who was adopted into the Hittite pantheon.
Sarsen m Kazakh
Derived from Kazakh сәрсенбі (sarsenbi) meaning "Wednesday", ultimately from Persian چهارشنبه (chaharshanbeh), traditionally given to boys born on a Wednesday.
Sarsenbay m Kazakh
From Kazakh сәрсенбі (sarsenbi) meaning "Wednesday" and бай (bay) meaning "rich, wealthy".
Sārta f Latvian (Rare)
Of uncertain origin and meaning. Theories include a derivation from the Latvian adjective sārts, sārta "pink, rosy" and the Latvian noun sārts "bonfire".
Sarthak m Indian
Means "significant, meaningful" in Sanskrit.
Sartika f Indonesian
Meaning uncertain, possibly of Sanskrit origin. A notable bearer was Indonesian women's education activist Dewi Sartika (1884-1947).
Saru f Japanese
From Japanese 猿 (saru) meaning "monkey". Other combinations of kanji characters are also possible.
Sarudzai f Shona
Means "Be selective or discriminate". #Depending on circumstances the name may be a call to be selective in what you do or maybe blaming someone for being discriminating"
Sarukh m Arabic
Means "rocket" in Arabic.
Sarulf m Ancient Germanic
Derived from Old High German saro "armor" combined with Gothic vulfs "wolf."
Saruman m Literature
Saruman is a fictional character in J. R. R. Tolkien's Middle-earth legendarium. He is introduced in Fellowship of the Ring, and becomes an important supporting character in the Lord of the Rings trilogy.
Sarun m Thai
Alternate transcription of Saran.
Šarūnas m Lithuanian, Literature
The first element of this name is derived from the old Lithuanian adjective šarus meaning "fast, quick" as well as "nimble, agile", which is derived from either the old Lithuanian verb šariuoti meaning "to go quickly" or from the old Lithuanian verb šarioti meaning "to run, to scurry"... [more]
Šarūnė f Lithuanian
Feminine form of Šarūnas.
Sarusia f Polish
Polish diminutive of Sara.
Sarut m Thai
Means "famous, well-known, renowned" in Thai, ultimately from Sanskrit श्रुत (shruta).
Saruta f Thai
Feminine form of Sarut.
Sarvadore m Sardinian
Sardinian form of Salvatore.
Sərvər m Azerbaijani
Azerbaijani form of Sarvar.
Sarvar m Persian, Tajik, Uzbek
Derived from the Persian noun سرور (sarvar) meaning "master". This was one of the epithets of the Prophet Muhammad.
Sarvarbek m Tajik (Rare), Uzbek
Combination of Sarvar with the Turkish military title beg meaning "chieftain, master".
Sarvaroy f Uzbek
Derived from sarvar meaning "leader" and oy meaning "moon".
Sarvat m Uzbek
Means "wealth" in Uzbek.
Sarvaturi m Sicilian
Sicilian form of Salvatore.
Sarvinoz f Uzbek
Means "beautiful like a cypress" in Uzbek.
Sarvqad f Uzbek
Means "graceful in stature" in Uzbek.
Sarwar m Dari
In Pashto, Sarwar means server, as well as in Persian. In Arabic, Sarwar means pleasure.
Sarwat f & m Arabic, Urdu
Variant transcription of Tharwat.
Sary f English
Short form of Sarah.
Saryal m Kurdish
Means "hilltop" in Kurdish.
Saryýa f Turkmen
From the Turkmen sary meaning "yellow".
Șaş f Ubykh
Ubykh form of Shchashcha.
Sas m & f Dutch, Flemish
Short form of Sasha (unisex) and Saskia (strictly feminine) as well as of their variant spellings.... [more]
Sașa m & f Romanian (Modern, Rare)
Romanian form of Sasha, used as a diminutive for Alexandru, Alexander and Alexandra.
Sasaha f Japanese (Rare)
This name is used as 笹葉 with 笹 (sasa - kokuji) meaning "bamboo grass" and 葉 (you, ha) meaning "leaf, plane, lobe, needle, blade, spear, counter for flat things, fragment, piece."... [more]
Sasahara f Japanese
Sasahara means "bamboo field"
Sasaho f Japanese
From Japanese 楽 (sasa) meaning "comfort, ease, music" combined with 星 (ho) meaning "star". Other kanji combinations are possible.
Säsäk f Bashkir
Variant form of Säskä.
Sasami f Japanese (Rare)
This name can be used as 笹美 or 砂沙美 with 笹 (sasa - kokuji) meaning "bamboo grass", 砂 (sa, sha, suna) meaning "sand", 沙 (sa, sha, suna, yonageru) with the same meaning and 美 (bi, mi, utsuku.shii) meaning "beautiful, beauty."... [more]
Sasan m Ancient Persian, Persian
Sasan is considered the eponymous ancestor of the Sasanian Dynasty (ruled 224-651) in Persia, was "a great warrior and hunter" and a Zoroastrian high priest in Pars. He lived some time near the fall of the Arsacid (Parthian) Empire in the early 3rd century CE.
Sasayoki f & m Japanese
Means 'Whisper' in Japanese
Sasca f Medieval Romanian
Derived from Romanian sas "Saxon".
Säschu m German (Swiss)
Bernese German form of Sasha.
Sašenka f Serbian, Slovak, Croatian
Strictly feminine diminutive form of Saša.
Sasha f Japanese
From Japanese 桜 (sa) meaning "cherry blossom" combined with 紗 (sha) meaning "gauze, thin silk". Other kanji combinations are possible. ... [more]
Sashene f Popular Culture
Variation of Sacheen, a name chosen by Sacheen Little Feather to appear more "native," as she was born Marie Louise Cruz (Cruz being her father's tribe name).
Sashiko f Georgian (Rare)
Georgian diminutive of Sasha, which is a diminutive of Aleksandra. In other words: this name is a double diminutive of Aleksandra.... [more]
Sasi f Thai
Means "moon" in Thai.
Sasikan f Thai
From Thai ศศิ (sasi) meaning "moon" and กานต์ (kan) meaning "dear, beloved".
Sasikarn f & m Thai
Variant transcription of Sasikan.
Säsil f Estonian (Rare)
Variant of Cecilia, reflecting the pronunciation of Cécile.
Sasithon f Thai
Alternate transcription of Sasithorn.
Sasitorn f Thai
Variant transcription of Sasithorn.
Sasiwimol f Thai
Alternate transcription of Sasiwimon.
Sasiwimon f Thai
From Thai ศศิ (sà-sì) meaning "moon" and วิมล (wí-mon) meaning "chaste, clean, pure".
Sasje f Dutch
Dutch feminine form of Sasso.
Säskä f Bashkir
Means "flower" in Bashkir.
Saska m Finnish
Diminutive of Sakari.
Säskäbikä f Bashkir
From Bashkir сәскә (säskä) meaning "flower" and feminine name element бикә (bikä).
Saske m & f Japanese
it is a meaning of ``strong soul or stuborn''
Saskie f Czech
Czech variant of Saskia.
Sasobek m Ancient Egyptian
Means "Son of Sobek" in Egyptian.
Sason m Jewish
Variant of Sasson.