are used in the country of Bhutan in southern Asia.
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CHOPHEL ཆོས་འཕེལ m Tibetan, Bhutanese
From Tibetan ཆོས་འཕེལ (chos 'phel)
meaning "flourishing dharma" or "spread of dharma".
DOLMA སྒྲོལ་མ f Tibetan, Bhutanese
Means "mother of liberation" from Tibetan སྒྲོལ (sgrol)
meaning "to cross, to traverse, to pass" combined with མ (ma)
meaning "mother", metaphorically meaning "a spiritual crossing to the other side of existence (enlightenment)"... [more]
JAMPHEL འཇམ་དཔལ m Tibetan, Bhutanese
From Tibetan འཇམ་དཔལ ('jam dpal)
meaning "gentle splendour", derived from འཇམ ('jam)
meaning "soft" and དཔལ (dpal)
"splendour, glory, magnificence".
JIGME འཇིགས་མེད m & f Bhutanese, Tibetan
From Tibetan འཇིགས་མེད ('jigs-med)
meaning "fearless, not afraid". A notable bearer is Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck (1980-), the current King of Bhutan.
KESANG f Bhutanese
Means "fabulous period of time" or "great eon." Has Tibetan origins.
LODAY m Bhutanese
Loday in Buddhism means wisdom. It is popularly used in the small kingdom of Bhutan. The famous ones who used this names were Guru Loday Choeksey, the famous Buddhist Tantric Master in the 8th century... [more]
LUNGTOK ལུང་རྟོགས m & f Tibetan, Bhutanese
Means "learning, experience, realisation" in Tibetan. This was one of the given names of the 9th Dalai Lama, Lungtok Gyatso (1805-1815).
NAMGYAL རྣམ་རྒྱལ m & f Tibetan, Bhutanese
Means "victorious" or "complete victory", derived from Tibetan རྣམ (rnam)
meaning "aspect, type, kind" combined with རྒྱལ (rgyal)
meaning "to be victorious, to conquer".
NAWANG ངག་དབང m & f Tibetan, Bhutanese
Derived from Tibetan ངག (ngag)
meaning "speech, voice" combined with དབང (dbang)
meaning "power, control, force".
NIDUP དངོས་གྲུབ། m & f Tibetan, Bhutanese
Means "feat, accomplishment, success" in Tibetan, the equivalent of Sanskrit सिद्धि (siddhi)
PALDEN དཔལ་ལྡན m & f Tibetan, Bhutanese
From Tibetan དཔལ་ལྡན (dpal ldan)
meaning "glorious, illustrious, splendous".
SANGYE སངས་རྒྱས m & f Tibetan, Bhutanese
" in Tibetan, from སངས (sangs)
meaning "purified, cleansed" and རྒྱས (rgyas)
meaning "extended, fully grown".
THINLAY ཕྲིན་ལས m & f Tibetan, Bhutanese
Means "action, karma" or "enlightened activity, spiritual activity, ritual" in Tibetan.
TOBGAY སྟོབས་རྒྱས m Tibetan, Bhutanese
Means "mighty" in Tibetan, from སྟོབས (stobs)
meaning "strength, force, vigour" and རྒྱས (rgyas)
meaning "extended, spread".
UGYEN ཨོ་རྒྱན m & f Tibetan, Bhutanese
Derived from ཨོ་རྒྱན (o rgyan)
, the Tibetan name for the medieval Indian state of Oddiyana, which was significant due to its role in the development of Vajrayana Buddhism.
WANGDI དབང་འདུས m & f Tibetan, Bhutanese
From Tibetan དབང་འདུས (dbang 'dus)
meaning "to bring under control, to conquer", itself derived from དབང (dbang)
meaning "power, control, force" and འདུས ('dus)
meaning "collect, assemble".
WANGMO དབང་མོ f & m Tibetan, Bhutanese
From Tibetan དབང་མོ (dbang mo)
meaning "queen, lady", derived from དབང (dbang)
meaning "power, control, force" and མོ (mo)
WANGPO དབང་པོ m Tibetan, Bhutanese
From Tibetan དབང་པོ (dbang po)
meaning "power, sense", from དབང (dbang)
meaning "power, control, force" and the nominalisation suffix -པོ (-po)