Browse Submitted Names

This is a list of submitted names in which the meaning contains the keywords cat or lion or tiger or jaguar or panther.
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AGHILAS m Kabyle
Means "leopard; panther; lion" in Kabyle.
AHAR m Berber
Means "lion" in Tamazight.
ALEEKI m Somali
Means "brave lion" in Somali.
ALPERTUNGA m Turkish
It is composed of the three words alp "brave" or "hero", er "soldier" or "male" and tunga "tiger". A mythical hero who was mentioned in Turkic mythology and the Epic of Alp Er Tunga. The name is sometimes mentioned as the khan of Scythia... [more]
AMBESA m Ethiopian (Modern)
The meaning of this Ethiopian names is "lion".
ƏMIRASLAN m Azerbaijani
From Arabic أمير (amir) meaning "prince, commander" and Azerbaijani aslan meaning "lion".
AMUNIME m Ovambo
Means "big lion" in Ovambo.
ANBESA m Amharic (Modern)
Means "Lion" in Amharic.
ANBESSA m Tigrinya
Means "lion" in Tigrinya.
APPALIUNAS m Near Eastern Mythology
Anatolian god which possibly means "father lion" or "father light". A Theory states that Appaliunas can be equated with APOLLO
ARDALEON m Russian (Rare)
Extremely rare variant of ARDALION, which was probably influenced by the Greek word λέων (leon) meaning "lion" (see LEON).
ARGILEONIS f Ancient Greek
Derived from the Greek adjective ἀργός (argos) meaning "bright, shining, glistening" as well as "white" (see ARGUS) combined with the Greek noun λέων (leon) meaning "lion".
ARIOCH m & f Biblical, Judeo-Christian Legend, Hebrew
Meaning: "a fierce lion" or "lion-like" and "venerable".... [more]
ARISTOLEON m Ancient Greek
Derived from the Greek adjective ἄριστος (aristos) meaning "best" combined with the Greek noun λέων (leon) meaning "lion".
ARSLANBEK m Kyrgyz, Kazakh, Turkmen (Rare), Uzbek (Rare)
Derived from the Turkic noun arslan meaning "lion" (see ASLAN) combined with the Turkish military title beg meaning "chieftain, master".... [more]
ARSLON m Uzbek
Derived from the Uzbek noun arslon meaning "lion", which is ultimately derived from Turkic arslan (see ASLAN).
ARSTAN m Kyrgyz
Derived from the Kyrgyz noun арстан (arstan) meaning "lion", which is ultimately derived from Turkic arslan (see ASLAN).
ARSTANBEK m Kyrgyz
Derived from Kyrgyz арстан (arstan) meaning "lion" combined with the Turkish military title beg meaning "chieftain, master".
ARYA m & f Hebrew (Rare)
means "the lion of god" in Hebrew (ari-lion, ya-god).
ARYŞLAN m Bashkir
Means "lion" in Bashkir (cognate of ASLAN).
ARYSTAN m Kazakh
Means "lion" in Kazakh.
ARYSTANBEK m Kazakh
From Kazakh арыстан (arystan) meaning "lion" and the Turkish military title beg meaning "chieftain, master".
ARZYLAN m Tuvan (Rare)
Means "lion" in Tuvan.
ASADA m Arabic
From Arabic أسد ('asada) meaning "lion".
ASADULLAH m Arabic, Persian, Urdu, Pashto
Means "lion of ALLAH", derived from Arabic أَسَد (ʾasad) meaning "lion" and الله (Allah).
ASAHD m Arabic
Means "lion" in Arabic.
ASET f & m Chechen, Kazakh
Derived from Arabic أَسَد (ʾasad) meaning "lion" (see ASAD). In Kazakh it is solely masculine while in Chechen it is feminine and masculine.
ASIDA f Abkhaz
Means "lioness" from Arabic أَسَد (ʾasad) meaning "lion" (see AZIDA).
AYATA m Japanese
From Japanese 彩 (aya) meaning "colour", 彪 (aya) meaning "spotted, mottled, patterned, small tiger", 礼 (aya) meaning "salute, bow, ceremony, thanks, remuneration" or 綾 (aya) meaning "design, figured cloth, twill" combined with 多 (ta) meaning "many, much", 汰 (ta) meaning "washing, sieving, filtering, weeding out, luxury", 拓 (ta) meaning "clear (the land), open, break up (land)" or 太 (ta) meaning "thick, big"... [more]
AYDAR m Bashkir, Tatar, Kazakh
Means "forelock, topknot", referring to the hairstyle worn by ancient Turkic warriors. Alternatively, it could be from Kazakh, Bashkir, and Tatar ай (ay) meaning "moon, month" combined with Arabic حَيْدَر‏ (ḥaydar) meaning "lion".
AYRAD m Berber
Means "lion" in Amazigh.
AZIDA f Circassian
Means "lioness" from Arabic أَسَد (ʾasad) meaning "lion".
AZLAND f African, English (American, Rare)
As an African name it means "powerful". As an English name, it is an alternate spelling of AZLAN which is a variant of ASLAN, a Turkish name meaning "lion"... [more]
BABÜRŞAH m Turkish
BABÜR, combined with a Perso-Turkic royal title, şah meaning "shah". As a whole, it means "shah as strong as a tiger". This was the nickname of Zahir ud-Din Muhammad, the 16th-century founder of the Mughal Empire in India.
BAKU m Japanese (Rare), Japanese Mythology
The "Eater of Nightmares (a lion-headed ghost)" in Japanese Mythology. If you call for him, he will eat away your nightmares. It can also refer to a "Tapir", for its appearance. I've heard that in the Japanese language, Baku means "Command Esteem", "Receive or Gain", or "Win Acclaim".
BALANG m & f Kelabit
Means "spirit tiger" in Kelabit.
BÁO m Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 豹 (báo) meaning "leopard, spotted big cat".
BENROY m English
A combination of Ben and Leroy, resulting in a name that means "Son of Lion"
BESLAN m Chechen, Ingush, Circassian, Abkhaz, Karachay-Balkar
From the Turkish military title beg meaning "chieftain, master" combined with Turkic arslan meaning "lion".
BILLEE f & m Hindi (Rare), Indian (Modern), English (Modern)
From Hindi बिल्ली (billee) meaning "cat". It is also used as variant of the name BILLY, BILLIE, or BILLI.
BRANCALEONE m Medieval Italian
The meaning of this medieval Italian given name is either "a lion's paw" or "he who captures the lion". In the case of the former meaning, the name is derived from Italian branca meaning "paw, claw" combined with Italian leone meaning "lion"... [more]
CATRA f Popular Culture
From the English word "cat". It is the name of one of the characters in She-Ra: Princess of Power and the reboot She-Ra and the Princesses of Power.
CATTA f Gaulish
Derived from Gaulish cattos "cat".
CERASLAN m Karachay-Balkar
From the Karachay-Balkar джер (cer) meaning "Earth" and аслан (aslan) meaning "lion".
CHAMAILEON m Ancient Greek
Derived from the Greek noun χαμαιλέων (chamaileon) meaning "chameleon", which consists of Greek χαμαί (chamai) meaning "on the ground" combined with the Greek noun λέων (leon) meaning "lion".
DEMOLEON m Greek Mythology
Means "lion of the people", derived from Greek δημος (demos) "the people" combined with Greek λεων (leon) "lion". In Greek mythology, Demoleon is the name of a centaur.
EURYLEON m Ancient Greek, Greek Mythology
Derived from the Greek adjective εὐρύς (eurys) meaning "wide, broad" combined with the Greek noun λέων (leon) meaning "lion". This name was borne by a Spartan tyrant of Selinus, who lived in the 6th century BC.... [more]
FAHAD m Arabic
Means "panther" in Arabic.
FALIN m Spanish (Latin American, Rare)
The Latin name Falin a masculine variant of the name Feline which is a Latin name meaning "cat-like". Falin literally translates to "Secret", or more commonly "My Secret".
FIRAS m Arabic
In Arabic, this name can basically mean "as ferocious as a lion" (compare ASAD) as well as "perceptive, perspicacious".... [more]
G‘ANISHER m Uzbek
Derived from the Uzbek g'ani meaning "rich, wealthy" and sher meaning "lion".
GHUNAN m Mongolian
Means "three-year-old tiger or bull" in Mongolian.
GURAM m Georgian
Meaning uncertain. Georgian sources state that the name is etymologically related to BAHRAM and therefore of Persian origin. Also compare the related names GVARAM and VARAM.... [more]
HO m Korean
From Sino-Korean 虎 "tiger; brave, fierce" or 皓 "bright, clear".... [more]
HOJIN m Korean
From Sino-Korean 虎 "tiger; brave, fierce" or 皓 "bright, clear" and 進 "advance, make progress, enter" or 振 "raise, excite, arouse action" (jin).
HYŌTA m Japanese
From Japanese 瓢 (hyō) meaning "gourd" or 豹 (hyō) meaning "leopard, panther" combined with 太 (ta) meaning "thick, big", 多 (ta) meaning "many", or 田 (ta) meaning "rice paddy". Other kanji combinations are possible... [more]
IBUBESI m Zulu
Means "lion" in Zulu.
JAE-IN m & f Korean
From Sino-Korean 在 (jae) meaning "in, at" or 才 (jae) meaning "talent, ability" combined with 寅 (in) meaning "tiger" or 人 (in) meaning "person, human", along with other hanja combinations... [more]
JATIL m Indian
MEANING - "complicated, crested by, hairy, hairy faced (lion), twisted together(hair), having clotted or entangled hair, ascetic, a name of Lord Shiva, common sweet flag (Acorus Calamus-Bot.)"... [more]
JAVANSHER m Persian
Means "young lion", derived from the Persian adjective جوان (javan) meaning "young, youthful" (ultimately from Middle Persian ǰuwān) combined with the Persian noun شیر (sher) meaning "lion" (see SHER).... [more]
JEYSAR m African
circe 1900's. Originally Jaysar, it is a name found in African-American culture. Jeysar literally means "Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon." Perhaps the most famous Jeysar is Jeysar Wilson Buth (April 24th, 1995-)
JI-HO m & f Korean
From Sino-Korean 智 "wisdom, knowledge, intelligence" and 虎 "tiger; brave, fierce".
JIMSHER m Georgian
Of Persian origin, but the meaning is uncertain. The first element of this compound name might possibly have been derived from Avestan Yima meaning "twin" (see JAM)... [more]
JINGBIAO m Chinese
From Chinese 景 (jǐng) meaning "scenery, view" combined with 彪 (biāo) meaning "tiger cub, tiger stripes". This name can also be formed from other character combinations.
JULEKA f Polish Pop culture
Possibly a feminine form of JULEK. In the animated Series "Miraculous-tales of Ladybug and Cat Noir" a character is named Juleka.
KAISLEY f American
Variant of the surname Casley, derived from Old English C(e)atta, a personal name meaning "cat" and leah "woodland, clearing".
KAPLAN m Turkish, Bosnian (Rare)
Means "tiger" in Turkish.
KAPLONY m Hungarian
Derived from an Old Hungarian word for "tiger".
KATT f Norwegian, English
Variant of CAT. It coincides with the Norwegian word for the animal "cat".
KEPHIRAH f Biblical
From the name of a city "in Benjamin" which is mentioned several times in the Old Testament, derived from Hebrew כְּפִיר (kephir), which meant both "village" (as covered in by walls) and "(young) lion" (perhaps as covered with a mane; compare KFIR).
KIM-LY f Vietnamese
Combination of KIM (3) and , meaning "golden lion".
KION m African American (Modern), English (American), Popular Culture
Variant spelling of KEON. Used by a character in "The Lion Guard".
KISSA f English (Rare, Archaic)
Possibly a diminutive of names such as CHRISTINA, CHARISSA or, more likely, KEZIAH (compare Keziah's diminutive KIZZIE), influenced by the word kiss (or perhaps Finnish kissa "cat").... [more]
KOT m Russian
Meaning "cat".
KOTETSU m Japanese
This name combines 小 (shou, chii.sai, ko-, o-, sa-) meaning "little, small" or 虎 (ko, tora) meaning "tiger" with 鉄 (tetsu, kurogane) meaning "iron," 徹 (tetsu) meaning "penetrate, clear, pierce" or 哲 (tetsu, satoi, aki.raka) meaning "philosophy, sagacity."
KRAISINGHA m Thai, Lao
Meaning "Famous Lion".
LABBAN m Persian (?)
Possibly means "lion". ... [more]
LAITH m Arabic
Means "lion" in Arabic.
LAJI m & f Yi
Means "tiger origin" in Yi.
LAKSHMINARASIMHA m Indian, Telugu, Kannada, Tamil, Malayalam
Combination of LAKSHMI and NARASIMHA meaning "mark of the man-lion".
LAPU m Yi
Means "tiger lord" in Yi.
LASY f Yi
Means "tiger flower" in Yi.
LAV m Croatian, Serbian
Means "lion" in Croatian and Serbian.
LAVOSLAV m Croatian
Means "glorious lion", derived from Croatian lav "lion" combined with Slavic slav "glory".
LEAINA f Ancient Greek
From Greek λέαινα (leaina) meaning "lioness", the feminine form of λέων (leôn) "lion" (see LEON). This was borne by a 6th-century BC Athenian hetaira whose lover Aristogeiton plotted to overthrow the tyrants Hippias and Hipparchus, which eventually led to the establishment of democracy in Athens... [more]
LEANEIRA f Greek Mythology
Derived from Greek λεων (leon) meaning "lion" and ανηρ (aner) meaning "man". In Greek Mythology, she was the daughter of Amyclas and DIOMEDE, and mother of Triphylus.
LEARCHOS m Ancient Greek, Greek Mythology
The first element of this name is derived either from Greek λεων (leon) meaning "lion" (compare LEANDER) or from Attic Greek λεώς (leôs) meaning "the people" (see LEOS)... [more]
LEIB m Yiddish
Derived from Yiddish leyb "lion". The lion was associated with the tribe of Judah.
LEMA m Chechen
Means "lion" in Chechen.
LEOFRED m Norwegian (Rare), Medieval English
Norwegian combination of leo "lion" and friðr "love, peace".
LEOKRATES m Ancient Greek
The first element of this name is either derived from Greek λεων (leon) meaning "lion" or from Attic Greek λεώς (leos) meaning "the people" (see LEOS)... [more]
LEONARA f Brazilian
One possible etymology sees it as the combination of the English root leo "lion", and an Arabic root nara "fire." Another etymology would derive it from the Greek word leonora meaning "light."
LÉONINE f French (Rare, Archaic), Dutch (Rare)
A feminine form of LÉON or elaboration of LÉONIE, probably influenced by the word "léonin(e)" meaning "lion-like".
LEONNATOS m Ancient Greek
The first element of this name is derived from Greek λεων (leon) meaning "lion". The second element is uncertain, but it might possibly have been derived from the Greek noun γνάθος (gnathos) meaning "jaw"... [more]
LEONTISKOS m Ancient Greek
Means "small lion", derived from Greek λεων (leon) "lion" combined with the Greek diminutive suffix -ισκος (-iskos).
LEOPHANTOS m Ancient Greek
The first element of this name is derived from either the Attic Greek noun λεώς (leos) meaning "the people" (see LEOS) or from the Greek noun λέων (leon) meaning "lion"... [more]
LEOPHRON m Ancient Greek
The first element of this name is either derived from Greek λεων (leon) meaning "lion" or from Attic Greek λεώς (leos) meaning "the people" (see LEOS)... [more]
LEOSTHENES m Ancient Greek
The first element of this name is either derived from Greek λεων (leon) meaning "lion" or from Attic Greek λεώς (leos) meaning "the people" (see LEOS)... [more]
LEOSTRATOS m Ancient Greek
The first element of this name is either derived from Greek λεων (leon) meaning "lion" or from Attic Greek λεώς (leos) meaning "the people" (see LEOS)... [more]
LEUTRIM m Albanian
Means "brave like a lion, full of bravery" in Albanian.
LEVOSLAV m Slovak
Derived from Slovak lev "lion" and the Slavic name element slava "glory".
LIMAO f & m Chinese
From Chinese (狸貓) límāo meaning "civet, leopard cat" which combines (狸) lí meaning "raccoon", or (李) lǐ meaning "plum" and (貓) māo meaning "cat". Other character combinations can form this name as well.
LIONA f & m Hawaiian
Means "lion" in Hawaiian.
LIUNI m Sicilian
Sicilian form of LEO and LEON. The name coincides with Sicilian liuni "lion".
LLEÓ m Catalan, Astronomy
Catalan form of LEO as well as the Catalan name for Leo, the constellation of the zodiac. The name coincides with Catalan lleó "lion".
LLEWYN m ?
Probably from the Welsh word llew meaning "lion", though it is not used as a name in Wales. It was used in the 2013 film 'Inside Llewyn Davis'.
LOM m Chechen
Derived from Nakh luom meaning "lion".
LOM-ALI m Chechen, Ingush
From Chechen and Ingush лом (lom) meaning "lion" combined with the given name ALI (1).
LOMBARDÓ m Romani (Caló)
Directly taken from Caló lombardó "lion", this name is used as the Caló equivalent of LEÓN.
LOMIA m Georgian (Rare)
Derived from the Georgian noun ლომი (lomi) meaning "lion".
LOMIN m Georgian (Archaic)
Derived from the Georgian noun ლომი (lomi) meaning "lion".... [more]
f Vietnamese
Means "lion" in Vietnamese.
MAEW f Thai
Means "cat" in Thai, a word that comes from the sounds that cats make.
MAULEN m Kazakh
Means "(tiger) cub, kitten" in Kazakh.
MAYET f Ancient Egyptian
Means "the cat" in Ancient Egyptian.
MAZAAR m Balochi
Meaning "Tiger" in Balochi.
MAZĀR m Balochi
Means "tiger" in Balochi.
MEE f Hmong
Means "cat" or "noodle" in Hmong.
MEIHU f Chinese
From Chinese 美 (měi) meaning "beauty", 梅 (méi) meaning "plum, apricot", 莓 (méi) meaning "strawberry, berry", 玫 (méi) meaning "rose, gemstone", or 妹 (mèi) meaning "younger sister" combined with 虎 (hǔ) meaning "tiger"... [more]
MIEM f Limburgish
Limburgish short form of MIMIE, but often just used as a pet form of MARIA and MARIE... [more]
MI-HO f Korean
From Sino-Korean 美 (mi) meaning "beauty" combined with 虎 (ho) meaning "tiger". This name can be formed using other hanja combinations as well.
MINEKO f Japanese
From MINE combined with 子 (ko) meaning "child."... [more]
MINOUCHE f French
Means "pet cat, kitty" in French slang, used affectionately as a term of endearment and sometimes as a diminutive of MIREILLE.... [more]
MURUTHI m Kikuyu
Means "lion" in Kikuyu.
NAMUR m Arabic
From Arabic نمر (namur) meaning "tiger".
NARASIMHA m Hinduism, Indian, Telugu, Tamil, Kannada
Means "man-lion", derived from Sanskrit नर (nára) meaning "man, person" combined with सिंह (siṃhá) meaning "lion". In Hindu belief, this is a lion-headed avatar of the deity VISHNU.
NARSHIMHA m Gujarati
Meaning "Lion Among Men".
NEKO f Japanese (Rare)
This name can be used as 寧子, 根子, 音子, 子子 or 眠子 with 寧 (nei, mushi.ro) meaning "preferably, rather," 根 (kon, ne, -ne) meaning "head (pimple), radical, root," 音 (in, on, -non, oto, ne) meaning "sound, noise," 子 (shi, su, tsu, ko, -ko, ne) meaning "child, sign of the rat (1st sign of the Chinese zodiac)" and 眠 (min, nemu.i, nemu.ru, ne) meaning "die, sleep(y)."... [more]
NEKOHA f Japanese (Rare)
From Japanese 猫 (neko) meaning "cat" combined with 葉 (ha) meaning "leaf", 波 (ha) meaning "wave", or 羽 (ha) meaning "feather, plume, wing". Other kanji or combinations of kanji can form this name as well.
NEKOMARU m Japanese
Means "round cat" in Japanese.
NHIRIRI f Shona
Means "wild cat" in Shona.
NIKOLEON m Ancient Greek
Derived from the Greek noun νίκη (nike) meaning "victory" combined with the Greek noun λέων (leon) meaning "lion".
NTARE m Rwandan
Meaning "lion" in Kinyarwanda and Kirundi. Famous people with that name includes five kings of the Kingdom of Burundi: Ntare I Rushatsi Cambarantama, Ntare II Kibogora, Ntare III Kivimira Semuganzashamba, Ntare IV Rutaganzwa Rugamba and Ntare V Ndizeye and american actor Ntare Mwine.
PAKA f Various
From Swahili paka, meaning "cat". This name is also used in Polynesia and Indian-speaking countries.
PANTERA m Popular Culture
It is spanish for the word, "Panther King". It is also the name of Grimmjows Sword in the anime/manga BLEACH.
PEECHEE m Indigenous American, Cree
Means "mountain lion" in Cree.
PILING m Kurdish
Means "tiger" in Kurdish.
PIRIS f Khakas
Means "cat" in Khakas.
POPOKI f & m Hawaiian
Means "cat" in Hawaiian.
QAPLAN m Georgian (Archaic)
Derived from Old Turkic kaplan meaning "tiger" (also see KAPLAN).
RAION m Japanese (Modern, Rare)
Raion was influenced by LION and/or the name RYAN. This is also a common name for a Japanese pet cat.
REOTO m Japanese
From Japanese 令 (re) meaning "orders, ancient laws, command, decree", 伶 (re) meaning "actor", 澪 (re) meaning "water route, shipping channel", 獅 (reo) meaning "lion", 玲 (reo, re) meaning "the tinkling of jade", 礼 (re) meaning "salute, bow, ceremony, thanks, remuneration", 蓮 (reo, re) meaning "lotus", 鈴 (re) meaning "bell" or 麗 (re) meaning "lovely, beautiful, graceful, resplendent", 央 (o) meaning "centre, middle" or 勇 (o) meaning "brave" combined with 音 (oto) meaning "sound", 人 (to) meaning "person", 斗 (to), which refers to a Chinese constellation or 琥 (to) meaning "jewelled utensil"... [more]
RIBAL m Circassian, Arabic
Means "potter" in Circassian and "lion" in Arabic.
RUSZALKA f Hungarian
Diminutive of RUSZLÁNA, meaning "lion".
RYŪKO f & m Japanese
From RYŪ combined with 子 (ko) meaning "child." The combination 龍虎/竜虎, literally meaning "dragon and tiger" and extended to refer to two mighty rivals, is sometimes used (though exclusively for boys) as is the case for actor Ryūko Isogai (磯貝 龍乎) (1987-), who was born with the given name 龍虎.
SAAVIK f Popular Culture
Saavik is the name of a character appearing in the "Star Trek" movie franchise. According to "The Pandora Principle," by Carolyn Clowes, the name is Romulan for "little cat."
SAJA m Korean (Rare)
From Sino-Korean 獅子 (saja) meaning "lion" or Korean 사자 (saja) meaning "lion".
SANGAY m & f Tibetan, Bhutanese
Derived from Tibetan སེང་གེ (seng ge) meaning "lion".
SANSHER m Uzbek
Possibly from the Uzbek san meaning "you" and sher meaning "lion".
SARATHOON m Thai
Means "tiger" in Thai.
SENGE m Tibetan
Means "lion" in Tibetan.
ŞÊR m Kurdish
Means "lion" in Kurdish.
ŞÊRDIL m Kurdish
From the Kurdish şêr meaning "lion" and dil meaning "heart".
ŞÊRKO m Kurdish
From the Kurdish şêr meaning "lion".
SEUNG m Khmer
Means "lion" in Khmer.
SEYHA f Khmer
Means "August" or "lion" in Khmer.
SEYHAK m Khmer
Means "lion, Leo" in Khmer.
SHARDOOL m Malayalam
Meaning "Man Who Is Strong as a Lion".
SHARDUL m Indian, Marathi, Konkani
Derived from Sanskrit शार्दूल (śārdūla) meaning "tiger" or "eminent, excellent".
SHERARSLON m Uzbek
Derived from the Uzbek sher and arslon, both words meaning "lion".
SHERAZIM m Uzbek
Derived from the Uzbek sher meaning "lion" and azim meaning "great, huge".
SHERBERDI m Uzbek
Derived from Uzbek sher meaning "lion" and berdi meaning "gave".
SHERBOLA m Uzbek
Derived from the Uzbek sher meaning "lion" and bola meaning "child, baby".
SHERBOY m Uzbek
Derived from the Uzbek sher meaning "lion" and boy meaning "rich, wealthy".
SHERDIL m Uzbek
Derived from the Uzbek sher meaning "lion" and dil meaning "heart, soul".
SHERDONO m Uzbek
Derived from the Uzbek sher meaning "lion" and dono meaning "wise".
SHERE f & m English, Popular Culture
Shere Khan is a fictional tiger in Rudyard Kipling's Jungle Book stories. Shere means "tiger" or "lion" in Persian, Urdu, and Punjabi.
SHERGIL m Georgian (Rare)
Means "catcher of lions", derived from the Persian noun شیر (sher) meaning "lion" (see SHER) combined with Persian گیر (gir), which is the present stem of the verb گرفتن (gereftan) or (giriftan) meaning "to take, to catch"... [more]
SHERHAD m Uzbek
Derived from the Uzbek sher meaning "lion" and had meaning "boundary, limit".
SHERJAHON m Uzbek
Derived from the Uzbek sher meaning "lion" and jahon meaning "the world".
SHERJON m Uzbek
Derived from the Uzbek sher meaning "lion" and jon meaning "spirit, soul".
SHERLOM m Georgian (Archaic)
Derived from the Persian noun شیر (sher) meaning "lion" (see SHER) combined with the Georgian noun ლომი (lomi) meaning "lion".... [more]
SHERMADIN m Literature, Georgian
Meaning uncertain. According to one Russian source, the name is a combination of the Persian noun شیر (sher) meaning "lion" (see SHER) with the Arabic noun مدينة (madina) meaning "town, city"... [more]
SHERMARD m Uzbek
Derived from the Uzbek sher meaning "lion" and mard meaning "fearless, brave".
SHERMATALI m Uzbek
Derived from the Uzbek sher meaning "lion" and matal meaning "saying, proverb, fairy tale".
SHERMAZAN m Georgian (Archaic)
Means "killer of lions", derived from the Persian noun شیر (sher) meaning "lion" (see SHER) combined with the Middle Persian verb ōzadan meaning "to kill".... [more]
SHERMIRZA m Uzbek
Derived from the Uzbek sher meaning "lion" and mirza meaning "scribe, clerk, scholar" or "lord".
SHERMO'MIN m Uzbek
Derived from the Uzbek sher meaning "lion" and mo'min meaning "faithful, pious" or "Muslim".
SHERMUROD m Uzbek
Derived from the Uzbek sher meaning "lion" and murod meaning "aim, wish, desire".
SHERNAFAS m Uzbek
Derived from the Uzbek sher meaning "lion" and nafas meaning "breath".
SHERNAZAR m Uzbek
Derived from the Uzbek sher meaning "lion" and nazar meaning "look, glance".
SHERNIYOZ m Uzbek
Derived from the Uzbek sher meaning "lion" and niyoz meaning "alms, entreaty".
SHERNUR m Uzbek
Derived from the Uzbek sher meaning "lion" and nur meaning "ray, beam, light".
SHEROBOD m Uzbek
Derived from the Uzbek sher meaning "lion" and obod# meaning "flourishing".
SHERODIL m Uzbek
Derived from the Uzbek sher meaning "lion" and odil meaning "just, fair".
SHEROMON m Uzbek
Derived from the Uzbek sher meaning "lion" and omon meaning "safe, healthy" or "mercy".
SHEROZI m Uzbek
Derived from the Uzbek sher meaning "lion" and possibly oz meaning "little, few" or "not enough".
SHEROZOD m Uzbek
Derived from the Uzbek sher meaning "lion" and ozod meaning "free".
SHERPO'LAT m Uzbek
Derived from the Uzbek sher meaning "lion" and po'lat meaning "steel, sword".
SHERQOBIL m Uzbek
Derived from the Uzbek sher meaning "lion" and qobil meaning "able, gifted" or "obedient".
SHERQO'ZI m Uzbek
Derived from the Uzbek sher meaning "lion" and qo'zi meaning "lamb".
SHERQURBON m Uzbek
Derived from the Uzbek sher meaning "lion" and qurbon meaning "offering".
SHERSHOD m Uzbek
Derived from the Uzbek sher meaning "lion" and shod meaning "happy".
SHERTEMIR m Uzbek
Derived from the Uzbek sher meaning "lion" and temir meaning "iron".
SHERTOYLOQ m Uzbek
Derived from the Uzbek sher meaning "lion" and toyloq meaning "young foal" or "dear, darling".
SHERU m Indian, Hindi
Derived from Hindi शेर (śer) meaning "lion", ultimately of Persian origin (see SHER). A notable bearer of this name is Saroo Brierley (1981-), an Indian-Australian businessman and author whose birth name was Sheru.
SHERUD m Uzbek
Derived from the Uzbek sher meaning "lion" and ud meaning "lute" or "agarwood root".
SHERVIN m Persian
Either a short form of Anushirvan or from Persian شیر (šêr) meaning "lion".
SHERXO'JA m Uzbek
Derived from the Uzbek sher meaning "lion" and xo'ja meaning "master".
SHERXON m Uzbek
Derived from the Uzbek sher meaning "lion" and xon meaning "khan".
SHERYIGIT m Uzbek
Derived from the Uzbek sher meaning "lion" and yigit meaning "young man".
SHERZAMIN m Uzbek
Derived from the Uzbek sher meaning "lion" and mirza meaning "the Earth" or "earth, soil".
SHERZAMON m Uzbek
Derived from the Uzbek sher meaning "lion" and zamon meaning "time, age, period".
SHIBLON m Mormon
In the Book of Mormon, Shiblon was a Nephite missionary and the second son of Alma the Younger. Mormon scholars believe it may be related to the Arabic word shibl, which means "lion cub."
SHIDŌ m Japanese (Modern), Popular Culture
This name can be used to combine 志 (shi, kokorozashi, kokoroza.su, shiringu, yuki) meaning "aspire, hope," 士 (shi) meaning "gentleman, samurai," 獅 (shi, shishi) meaning "lion," 紫 (shi, murasaki) meaning "purple, violet," 史 (shi) meaning "chronicle, history" or 詩 (shi, uta) meaning "poem" with 道 (tou, dou, michi, ji) meaning "road, way," 堂 (dou) meaning "hall" or 童 (dou, warabe) meaning "juvenile, child."... [more]
SHINEKO f Japanese (Rare)
From Japanese 四 (shi) meaning "four" or 梓 (shi, azusa) meaning "catalpa, Japanese cherry birch" combined with 猫 (neko) meaning "cat". Other kanji or combinations of kanji can form this name as well.
SHIRAZ m Armenian
from Persian "free as a lion"
SHIRVANI m Chechen, Lak
Means "land of lions", derived from Persian شیر (šir) meaning "lion".
SHISHIMARU m Japanese (Modern, Rare), Popular Culture
Combination of 獅子 (shishi) meaning "lion" and the suffix 丸 (maru) meaning "circle, round," used before the Meiji Period (1868-1912) as a suffix denoting affection (along with -maro (麿/麻呂)) and was given to boys of upper class until they came of age, usually at ages 13 to 17.... [more]
SHITORA m Japanese
From Japanese 伸 (shi) meaning "expand, stretch, extend, lengthen, increase", 信 (shi) meaning "faith, truth, fidelity, trust", 史 (shi) meaning "history, chronicle", 司 (shi) meaning "director, official, govt office, rule, administer", 嗣 (shi) meaning "heir, succeed", 士 (shi) meaning "gentleman, scholar, samurai", 姿 (shi) meaning "figure, form, shape", 子 (shi) meaning "child", 市 (shi) meaning "market, city, town", 師 (shi) meaning "expert, teacher, master, model, exemplar, army, war", 心 (shi) meaning "heart, mind, soul", 志 (shi) meaning "intention, plan, resolve, aspire, motive, hopes, shilling", 思 (shi) meaning "think", 新 (shi) meaning "fresh, new", 椎 (shi) meaning "chinquapin, mallet, spine", 獅 (shi) meaning "lion", 白 (shi) meaning "white", 紙 (shi) meaning "paper", 紫 (shi) meaning "purple; violet", 至 (shi) meaning "climax, arrive, proceed, reach, attain, result in", 詞 (shi) meaning "part of speech, words, poetry", 詩 (shi) meaning "poem, poetry", 資 (shi) meaning "assets, resources, capital, funds, data, be conducive to, contribute to" or 静 (shi) meaning "quiet", 翔 (to) meaning "soar, fly", 斗 (to), which refers to a Chinese constellation, 都 (to) meaning "metropolis, capital, all, everything", 十 (to) meaning "ten", 杜 (to) meaning "woods, grove", 砥 (to) meaning "whetstone, grindstone", 飛 (to) meaning "fly", 富 (to) meaning "wealth, enrich, abundant", 図 (to) meaning "map, drawing, plan, extraordinary, audacious", 永 (to) meaning "eternity, long, lengthy" or 統 (to) meaning "overall, relationship, ruling, governing" combined with 虎 (tora) meaning "tiger, drunkard", 良 (ra) meaning "good, pleasing, skilled", 寅 (tora) meaning "sign of the tiger (3rd sign of Chinese zodiac)", 羅 (ra) meaning "gauze, thin silk", 楽 (ra) meaning "music, comfort, ease", 宙 (ra) meaning "mid-air, air, space, sky, memorization, interval of time" or 頼 (ra) meaning "trust, request"... [more]
SIHA m Burmese
Means "lion" in Burmese.
SIHO m & f Lao
Means "lion" in Lao.
SINGKHAM m Lao
From Lao ສິງ (sing) meaning "lion" and ຄຳ (kham) meaning "gold".
SINGYE m & f Bhutanese, Tibetan
Means "lion" in Tibetan.
ŞIRLI m Turkmen
Short form of names containing the Turkmen şir meaning "lion".
TAIKA m Maori
Means "tiger" in Maori.... [more]
TAKEJI m Japanese
From Japanese 剛 (take) meaning "firm; strong; hard", 健 (take) meaning "healthy, strong", 毅 (take) meaning "resolute, decisive, firm", 威 (take) meaning "intimidate", 丈 (take) meaning "height", 竹 (take) meaning "bamboo", 彪 (take) meaning "tiger", 武 (take) meaning "military, martial", 孟 (take) meaning "eldest brother", 猛 (take) meaning "ferociousness" or 雄 (take) meaning "hero, manly" combined with 二 (ji) meaning "two"... [more]
TEMIRLAN m Kazakh, Kyrgyz
Kazakh and Kyrgyz form of TAMERLANE. It could also be formed from Kazakh темір (temir) or Kyrgyz темир (temir) meaning "iron" and Turkic arslan meaning "lion".
TETORA m Japanese
鉄虎 literally meaning "iron tiger"
TIGGER m & f Popular Culture
Popular character from the children's book series "Winnie the Pooh" by A. A. Milne, coined by phrasing "tiger" the way a small child might.
TIMOLEON m Ancient Greek
Derived from the Greek elements τιμαω (timao) "to honour" and λεων (leon) "lion." This name was borne by a Greek statesman and general from the 4th century BC.
TIZEMT f Berber (Rare), Northern African (Rare)
Means "lioness" in Tamazight, ultimately from ⵉⵣⴻⵎ (izem) meaning "lion" (chiefly Moroccan).
TORA m & f Japanese
Means "tiger" in Japanese.... [more]
TORAHIKO m Japanese
From Japanese 虎 (tora) meaning "tiger" combined with 彦 (hiko) meaning "boy, prince". Other kanji combinations are also possible.
TORAICHI m Japanese
Tora means "tiger" and Ichi means "one." Ichi usually refers to a person if it's at the end of the name, such as, "the powerful one."
TORAKO f Japanese
From Japanese 虎 (tora) meaning "tiger" combined with 子 (ko) meaning "child". Other kanji combinations are possible.
TORAKUSU m Japanese
From Japanese 寅 (tora) meaning "tiger" combined with 楠 (kusu) meaning "camphor tree". Other kanji combinations are possible. ... [more]
TORANOSUKE m Japanese
From the Japanese kanji 寅 (tora) meaning "Tiger (zodiac sign)" or 虎 (tora) meaning "tiger" combined with 之 (no), a possessive, and 助 (suke) meaning "assistente" or 介 (suke) meaning "concern oneself with; mediate".... [more]
TORAO m Japanese
"Tiger's tail"
TORASHI m Japanese
From Japanese 寅 (torashi, tora) meaning "sign of the tiger" or 虎 (torashi, tora) meaning "tiger, drunkard" combined with 史 (shi) meaning "history, chronicle", 司 (shi) meaning "director, official, govt office, rule, administer", 嗣 (shi) meaning "heir, succeed", 士 (shi) meaning "gentleman, scholar, samurai", 志 (shi) meaning "intention, plan, resolve, aspire, motive, hopes, shilling" or 至 (shi) meaning "climax, arrive, proceed, reach, attain, result in"... [more]
TORASUKE m Japanese
From Japanese 寅 (tora) meaning "the Tiger, the third of the twelve Earthly Branches" combined with 輔 (suke) meaning "help". Other kanji combinations are possible.
TORATO m Japanese
From Japanese 虎 (tora) meaning "tiger" or 寅 (tora) meaning "sign of the tiger" combined with 斗 (to), which refers to a Chinese constellation, 翔 (to) meaning "soar, fly" or 都 (to) meaning "metropolis, capital, all, everything"... [more]
TŌSHIRŌ m Japanese (Rare)
This name combines 冬 (tou, fuyu) meaning "winter" or 東 (tou, higashi) meaning "east" with 四郎 (shirou) meaning "fourth son", from 四 (shi, yo, yo'.tsu, yo.tsu, yon) meaning "four" and 郎 (ryou, rou, otoko) meaning "son", or 史郎 (shirou), from 史 (shi) meaning "chronicle, history" and 郎.... [more]
TSOMAK m Ossetian (Rare)
Means "lion" in Ossetian.
TSOMAQ m Ossetian
Means "lion" in Ossetian.
TURLAN m Kazakh
Means "Turkish lion" from Kazakh түрік (türik) meaning "Turkish, Turk" and the given name ASLAN.
UNEN BAHLAM f Classic Mayan
The name of a Mayan ruler, hypothesised to mean "baby jaguar".
USAYD m Arabic (Rare)
Means "young lion" in Arabic. Derived from ASAD.
USQULLU m Quechua
Means "mountain cat, wildcat" in Quechua.
USQULLWILLKA m Quechua
Means "sacred mountain cat, sacred wildcat" in Quechua.
VALISHER m Uzbek
Derived from the given name VALI and the Uzbek word sher meaning "lion".
YASUTORA m Japanese
tora for "tiger." The name of a character in the popular anime and manga BLEACH.
YEONGIN m Korean
From Sino-Korean 英 (yeong) meaning "flower, petal","fine, excellent", 榮 (yeong) meaning "glory, honor", 永 (young) meaning "eternal", or "flourish, prosper" and 寅 (in) meaning "tiger" or 人 (in) meaning "person, human".
YEZDANŞÊR m Kurdish
From the Kurdish yezdan meaning "god" and şêr meaning "lion".
ZHOLBARYS m Kazakh
Means "tiger" in Kazakh.
ZMARAI m Pashto
Means "lion" in Pashto. This is also the name of the fifth month of the Afghan calendar.