Ancient Berber Submitted Names

These names were used by the ancient Berber peoples of North Africa.
gender
usage
Submitted names are contributed by users of this website. The accuracy of these name definitions cannot be guaranteed.
Abellinut m Ancient Berber
Means "determined, brave" in Amazigh.
Aberkan m Ancient Berber
Means "swarthy" in Amazigh.
Abhau m Ancient Berber
Means "blond" in Amazigh.
Ablal m Ancient Berber
Means "stone" in Amazigh.
Abudrar m Ancient Berber
Means "mountaineer" in Amazigh.
Adan m Ancient Berber
Means "bowel" in Amazigh.
Agellid m Ancient Berber
Means "king" in Amazigh.
Agerzam m Ancient Berber
Means "panther; cheetah; leopard" in Amazigh.
Ahar m Ancient Berber
Means "lion" in Amazigh.
Ahuskay m Ancient Berber
Means "handsome" in Amazigh.
Amanar m Ancient Berber
Means "Orion (constellation)" in Amazigh.
Amnay m Ancient Berber
Means "knight" in Amazigh.
Anella f Ancient Berber
Means "henna" in Amazigh.
Anna f Ancient Berber
Means "my mother" in Amazigh.
Anya f Ancient Berber
Means "melody, rhythm" in Amazigh.
Azenzar m Ancient Berber
Means "ray of light" in Amazigh.
Azzay m Ancient Berber
Means "male palm tree" in Amazigh.
Eheder m Ancient Berber
Means "eagle" in Amazigh.
Ekade m Ancient Berber
Means "stone" in Amazigh. It may have been used as a Berber equivalent of Pedro.
Igunigan m Ancient Berber
Means "serene man" in Amazigh.
Intidet m Ancient Berber
Means "truthful" in Amazigh, derived from tidet, meaning "truth".
Kella f Ancient Berber
Meaning unknown. It was borne by the daughter (or granddaughter) of the 4th-century Tuareg queen Tin Hinan.
Lwiza f Ancient Berber, Berber
Means "lemon verbena" in Amazigh (species Aloysia citrodora).
Merkid f Ancient Berber
Means "mercy, grace" in Amazigh.
Sifaw m Ancient Berber, Berber
Means "torch; ray of light" in Amazigh.
Tafat f & m Ancient Berber, Berber
Means "light" in Amazigh.
Tafna f Ancient Berber, Berber (Rare)
Possibly derived from the name of a river in northwestern Algeria.
Tafsît f Ancient Berber
Means "spring, springtime" in Amazigh (compare Tafsut).
Tahuski f Ancient Berber
Means "beauty" in Amazigh.
Taknart f Ancient Berber
Means "doll" in Amazigh.
Tama f Ancient Berber
Means "region, side" in Amazigh.
Tamait f Ancient Berber
Means "offering of thanks" in Amazigh.
Tamanegt f Ancient Berber
Means "glory" in Amazigh.
Tamelli f Ancient Berber
Means "whiteness" in Amazigh.
Tamilla f Ancient Berber
Means "turtledove" in Amazigh.
Tassadit f Ancient Berber, Kabyle
From Arabic سعد (sa'd) meaning "fortune, good luck" combined with the Tamazight feminine prefix ⵜⴰ (ta) and suffix ⵜ (t).
Tatbirt f Ancient Berber, Berber
Means "dove, pigeon" in Amazigh.
Tatrit f Ancient Berber
Means "morning star" in Amazigh.
Tayda f Ancient Berber
Means "pine tree" in Amazigh.
Tayri f Ancient Berber, Spanish (Canarian)
Means "love" in Tamazight.
Taysa f Ancient Berber, Spanish (Canarian, Rare)
Means "daisy" in Amazigh (compare Cathaysa).
Tazidat f Ancient Berber
Derived from Amazigh tiẓedt, meaning "sweetness".
Tazzayt f Ancient Berber
Means "female palm tree" in Amazigh.
Tedauit f Ancient Berber
Means "joy" in Amazigh.
Tesawit f Ancient Berber
Means "poetry" in Amazigh.
Tilelli f Ancient Berber, Kabyle
Means "freedom" in Kabyle.
Tirnit f Ancient Berber
Means "victory" in Amazigh.
Tizizwit f Ancient Berber
Means "bee" in Amazigh.
Turawet f Ancient Berber
Means "honey" in Amazigh.
Ufrin m Ancient Berber, Berber (Rare)
Means "chosen" in Amazigh.