are used by the Azeri people of Azerbaijan and northern Iran.
Submitted names are contributed by users of this website. The accuracy of these name definitions cannot be guaranteed.
ƏBÜLFƏZ m Azerbaijani
From Arabic أَبُو (ʾabū)
meaning "father" (see Abu
) combined with فَازَ (fāza)
meaning "to win, to triumph".
AFƏT f Azerbaijani
Azerbaijani feminine name meaning "mischief", also a poetic word for "beautiful woman" and "beauty".
AJABNAZ f Azerbaijani
Means "wonderful coquetry", from Arabic عَجَب
"wonder, amazement" and Persian ناز naz
ƏLƏKBƏR m Azerbaijani
From Arabic الْأَكْبَر (al-ʾakbar)
meaning "the greater, the greatest".
ARTOGRUL m Azerbaijani
Azerbaijani name of Turkic origins, derived from the name elements ar
, "man", and togrul
, "to justify oneself", with the intended meaning of "man who justifies himself". This was the name of an ancient Turkic leader, Artogrul bey, who was the father of Osman bey, founder of the Ottoman state.
AVRORA f Armenian (?), Azerbaijani (?), Bulgarian, Georgian (?), Russian, Slovene (?), Ukrainian
Bulgarian, Russian, and Ukrainian form of Aurora
. This form is also used in Armenian, Azerbaijani, Slovene, and Georgian to refer to the Roman goddess.
AYBANIZ f Azerbaijani
Azerbaijani female name of Turkic origin, derived from the name elements ay
"moon", and baniz
"like", with the intended meaning of "moonlike".
AZADƏ f Azerbaijani
Derived from Azerbaijani azad
meaning "free", ultimately from Persian آزاد (âzâd)
DILBƏR f Azerbaijani
Derived from Persian دلبر (delbar)
meaning “beloved, love”, from دل (del)
“heart” and بر (bar)
“one who has taken, one who bears”.
DURNA f Azerbaijani
Azeri feminine name derived from the Turkish word turna
meaning "crane (bird)". The crane is sometimes seen as a symbol of peace.
ELARIZ m Azerbaijani (Rare)
Derived from Turkic el
meaning "people, country, nation" combined with Arabic عَرِيض (ʿarīḍ)
meaning "wide, broad".
ELDƏNIZ m Azerbaijani
Derived from Turkic el
meaning “people, county, nation” combined with Azerbaijani dəniz
ELGÜC m Azerbaijani (Rare)
The first element of this name is derived from Azerbaijani el
meaning "people" or "nation, country". The second element is derived from Azerbaijani güc
meaning "power, strength, force"... [more]
ELKHAN m Azerbaijani, Dagestani, Lezgin
From Proto-Semitic *ʾil-
meaning "deity, god" (see El
) or Turkic el
meaning "people, country, nation" combined with the Mongolian title хан (khan)
meaning "leader, ruler, commander".
ELŞƏN m Azerbaijani
Means "dignity of the people" from Turkic el
meaning "people, country, nation" combined with Persian شان (ša'n)
meaning "dignity, splendour, status, grandeur".
ELSHAD m Azerbaijani
Means "joy of the people" from Turkic el
meaning "people, country, nation" and Persian شاد (šâd)
meaning "glad, happy, cheerful".
ESMIRA f Azerbaijani
Derived from Arabic أَسْمَر (ʾasmar)
meaning "dark-skinned, brown, brunette".
GULARA f Azerbaijani, Kyrgyz
Means "decorated with flowers" from Kyrgyz гүл (gül)
meaning "flower" combined with Persian آرا (ârâ)
meaning "arranging, decorating, adorning".
GUMRU f Azerbaijani
Feminine Azeri name derived from the Turkish word kumru
HAJI m Muslim, Azerbaijani
Derived from Arabic حاجي (haji)
meaning "one who has completed the Hajj to Mecca" (referring to the pilgrimage to Mecca, Saudi Arabia that Muslims must make).
ILAHƏ f Azerbaijani
Derived from Arabic إِلَاهَة (ʾilāha)
or إِلٰهَة (ʾilāha)
İNARƏ f Azerbaijani
Derived from Arabic إِنَارَة (ʾināra)
meaning "illumination, light".
İRADƏ f Azerbaijani
Derived from Arabic إِرَادَة (ʾirāda)
meaning "will, intention, desire" or "decree".
KHANIM f Azerbaijani
Azeri feminine name derived from the Turkish word hanım
or Azeri xanım
, both meaning "lady". The former is also used as a polite term of address, thus this name is relatively rare.
MƏTANƏT f Azerbaijani
Derived from Arabic مَتِين (matīn)
meaning "strong, firm, determined".
MEHPARƏ f Azerbaijani
Means "piece of the moon" from Persian ماه (mâh)
meaning "moon, month" combined with پاره (pâre)
meaning "piece, portion, part".
MÜBARIZ m Azerbaijani
Derifed from the Arabic word مبارز (mubāriz) meaning "fighter, champion".
NƏRGIZ f Azerbaijani
Either derived from Arabic نَرْجِس (narjis)
or Persian نرگس (narges)
both meaning "narcissus (flower)" (see Narges
) or derived from Persian نار (nâr)
meaning "fire" combined with Turkish kız
meaning "daughter, girl".
NARIMAN m Literature, Persian, Indian (Parsi), Azerbaijani, Lezgin, Kumyk, Kazakh, Tatar
From the Avestan name Nairemanah
which meant "manly mind" or "heroic minded", derived from nairiia
"heroic, manly" and manah
"mind, thought". In the 11th-century Persian epic 'Shahnameh' by Ferdowsi, Nariman is the father of the legendary hero Sam
NATƏVAN f Azerbaijani
Means "defenceless, weak" from Persian نا (nâ)
meaning "not, without" combined with توان (tavân)
PƏNAH m Azerbaijani
Derived from Persian پناه (panâh)
meaning "shelter, refuge, protection".
QÜDRƏT m Azerbaijani
Derived from Arabic قُدْرَة (qudra)
meaning "power, capability, ability".
RÖVŞƏN m Azerbaijani
Derived from Persian روشن (rowšan)
meaning "light, bright, clear".
SƏBINƏ f Azerbaijani
Derived from Arabic صَبِيَّة (ṣabiyya)
meaning "girl, young woman".
ŞƏFA f & m Azerbaijani
Derived from Persian شفا (šafâ)
meaning "healing, cure, remedy".
TÜNZALƏ f Azerbaijani
Derived from Arabic نَزَلَ (nazala)
meaning "to descend (from above), to come down".
VƏFA f & m Azerbaijani
Derived from Arabic وَفَاء (wafāʾ)
meaning "loyalty, faithfulness".
VAGIF m Azerbaijani
There are several theories on the meaning of this name. It may be derived from Arabic واقِف (wāqif)
meaning "stopping, standing" in turn from وَقَفَ (waqafa)
meaning "to stop, to pause"... [more]
VƏLI m Azerbaijani
Derived from Arabic وَلِيّ (waliyy)
meaning "helper, protector, benefactor".
ZƏRIFƏ f Azerbaijani
Derived from Arabic ظَرِيف (ẓarīf)
meaning "charming, elegant, gentle, gracious".