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Abbott m English
From the English surname Abbott
, from Old English abbot
, ultimately from Latin abbas
Aberdeen f & m English
Means "mouth of the Don (river)" in Scottish Gaelic. This is the name of the name of a city in northern Scotland, as well as several other cities worldwide named after the Scottish city.
Aberlin f English
The name of Lady Aberlin, a character on Mister Rogers' neighborhood.
Abigaile f English
Variant of Abigail
. This name was given to 35 girls born in the United States in the year 2010.
Able m English
Either a variant of Abel
, or from the English word able
, "having the power, skill, means, or opportunity to do something", ultimately from Latin habere
Absolom m English (Rare)
Variant of Absalom
, possibly influenced by its French form Absolon
. A known bearer of this name was Absolom M. West (1818-1894), an American Confederate general and state politician.
Accalia f Roman Mythology (?), English (Rare)
According to questionable sources, such as baby name books and websites, this was another name for Acca, the human foster-mother of Romulus and Remus in Roman legend, also known as Acca Larentia (see Acca
Achaea f English
From a region of Greece that has existed since ancient times.
Acony f English (Rare)
From the Hitchiti word oconee
meaning "water eyes of the hills", which lent itself to the name of a wildflower found in the Appalachians Mountains, Acony Bell
Acre m English
Potentially transferred use of the surname Acre
or from Old English æcer
(denoting the amount of land a yoke of oxen could plow in a day), of Germanic origin; related to Dutch akker
and German Acker
‘field’, from an Indo-European root shared by Sanskrit ajra
‘field’, Latin ager
, and Greek agros
Adagio m English (Modern, Rare)
From the Italian adagio
meaning "slowly, at ease", a word to indicate a musical composition should be played slowly.
Adaia f English
The name is of Hebrew origins and means "Adornment of God"
Adamantine f French, English
Means "of unyielding quality" or "diamond like". From the Latin adamantinus
meaning 'incorruptible, inflexible', itself from the Greek adamantinos
(ἀδαμάντινος) of the same meaning, with the Greek or Latin suffix of -ine
meaning 'like', 'made of', or 'of the nature of'... [more
Adler m English
Means "eagle" in German. It is not used as a given name in Germany itself.
Adnis m African American
Meaning unknown. It is the name of American rapper Jay-Z's father, about whom he wrote a song.
Adore f English
Late Middle English via Old French from Latin adorare
‘to worship’, from ad-
‘to’ + orare
Adragon m English (Rare)
Combination of the prefix a
and the English word dragon
, a legendary serpentine or reptilian creature. Child prodigy Adragon De Mello was given the name because he was born in the Chinese year of the dragon.