Burmese Submitted Names
are used in Myanmar (Burma) in southeastern Asia.
Submitted names are contributed by users of this website. The accuracy of these name definitions cannot be guaranteed.
ARKAR m Burmese
Means "sky, space" in Burmese, derived from Pali ākāsa
AUNG m & f Burmese
Means "to pass, to succeed" or "successful, victorious" in Burmese.
DUH f Burmese (Rare)
The name Duh means "to fall in love," "love," "like," "admire," "desirable," "want," and "wish."
GADAU f Burmese
Burmese feminine name refering to Aborosa wallichi, an aquatic plant bearing blue flowers.
HCAN m & f Burmese
Means "new, unusual, extraordinary" in Burmese.
HCU m & f Burmese
Means "wish, prize, reward" in Burmese.
HLAING f & m Burmese
Means "wave", "deluge, flood", "overwhelm" or "to be plentiful" in Burmese.
HNANG m & f Burmese
Burmese unisex name derived from a generic term for mist, dew, snow or frost or meaning "to grant, to bestow".
HNIN f & m Burmese
Means "mist", "dew", "snow", or "frost" in Burmese.
HTAY m & f Burmese
Means "to be rich, to be wealthy" in Burmese, ultimately derived from Pali seṭṭhī
meaning "merchant, banker, wealthy man".
HTET m & f Burmese
Means "keen, sharp, intelligent" in Burmese.
HTUT m Burmese
Possibly means "pinnacle, top" in Burmese.
KE f Burmese
Burmese feminine name meaning "hair".
KHAING f Burmese
Means "branch (of a tree)" or "firm", potentially from ၶိူင်ႇ (kʰɤŋ)
meaning "to be firm, strong, durable" in Shan.
KHIN f & m Burmese
Means "to be friendly, to be friendly with or fond of" in Burmese, or a term of endearment for a woman also occasionally used in names.
KHOM m Burmese
Means "save" in Chin language, spoken in Myanmar.
KJAW m Burmese
Means "to climb over, to cross over", "to exceed" or "to be famous" in Burmese.
KRANY m & f Burmese
Burmese unisex name which can mean "approve, be joyous", "clean, clear" or "star".
KYI f Burmese
Derived from the Burmese word meaning "joyous" or "clean, clear", although it may be affected by the word ကြယ်
LE f Burmese
Means "limpid, clear" in Burmese.
LIN m Burmese
Means "bright" or "to dawn" in Burmese.
LINLUN f Burmese
Burmese feminine name refering either to Buchanania latifolia, a medium-sized tree bearing fruit with almond-like kernels, or Mimusops hexandra, a shade tree bearing clusters of fragrant flowers.
MANYJU f Burmese
Derived from Pali mañju
meaning "charming, lovely".
MARLAR f Burmese
Derived from Pali माला (mālā)
meaning "garland, wreath".
MRA f Burmese
Means "emerald, emerald green", from the Sanskrit मरकत (marakata)
or Pali marakata
or "keen, sharp", from the Burmese မြက် (mrak)
MRANG m & f Burmese
Burmese unisex name meaning "tall, high".
MRU f Burmese
Means "fog" or "white goosefoot (plant)" in Burmese
MUI m & f Burmese
Burmese unisex name meaning "sky" or "rain".
MYINE f Burmese
Means "deep forest with a luxuriant growth of large trees" in Burmese.
MYO m & f Burmese
Means "kind, type" or "family, lineage" in Burmese.
MYUI m & f Burmese
Burmese unisex name meaning "kind, type".
NANDAR f & m Burmese
Derived from Sanskrit नन्द् (nand)
meaning "to rejoice, delight".
NGWE m & f Burmese
Means "silver" or "money" in Burmese.
NILAR f Burmese
Means "blue" or "sapphire" in Burmese, derived from Pali nīla
NYAN m & f Burmese
Possibly means "intelligence" in Burmese.
NYWAN m & f Burmese
Means "tendril" or "spring (growth)" in Burmese or from the Burmese verb meaning "to taper upwards" or "to be the best".
OHMAR f Burmese
Possibly derived from Pali ummā
meaning "linseed flower".
PAANNSEE f Burmese
Derived from the Burmese word for "apple", ultimately from ပန်း (pan)
meaning "pink, red" and အသီး (a si)
PAU f Burmese
Burmese feminine name refering to Butea monosperma, a plant with brilliant clusters of red flowers also known as the Parrot Tree or Flame of the Forest.
PHONE f & m Burmese
Derived from Pali भग (bhaga)
meaning "glory" or "luck, fortune".
PHWAY f Burmese
Derived from အဖွေးသား (ahpwei dha)
meaning "noticeably made-up/beautified", "brilliant" or "agleam".
PHYOE f & m Burmese
Means "bountiful, prosperous" in Burmese.
PHYU f & m Burmese
Means "white, pale" or "pure" in Burmese.
PO f Burmese
Means "extra, additional, over and above" in Burmese.
SABAI f Burmese
Means "jasmine" in Burmese, of Sanskrit origin.
SAJANG f Burmese
Burmese feminine name refering to the Bulbophyllum auricomum
SAN f Burmese
Burmese feminine name derived from the Pali chanda
SAUTA f Burmese
Burmese feminine name derived for a poetic term of the moon.
SHWE f & m Burmese
Means "gold, golden" in Burmese, probably related to the Sanskrit name Shri
SOE m & f Burmese
Means "rule, dominate, control" in Burmese.
SU f Burmese
Means "a thing desired, prayed or wished for", "prize" or "reward" in Burmese.
THANG m Burmese
Either means "toddy palm" (referring to a type of tree) or "to be stormy, to be violent" in Burmese.
THARAHPI f Burmese
Burmese feminine name refering to Calophyllum amoenum, a kind of tree bearing white fragrant flowers.
THAWDAR f Burmese
Derived from Sanskrit सुधांशु (sudhāṃśu)
meaning "moon" (literally "nectar-rayed").
THAWKA f Burmese
Derived from the Burmese သော်က (tho ka)
, which refers to Amherstia nobilis, a tall evergreen tree bearing pendulous sprays of vermilion flowers or Saraca indica, a small tree bearing red flowers.
THEINGI f Burmese
Means "gold" in Burmese, ultimately from Pali singgi
THUKHA m Burmese
Means "happiness, pleasure, delight" in Burmese, derived from Pali sukha
WAH f Burmese
Means "cotton plant" or "untreated cotton" in Burmese.
WAI m & f Burmese
Means "share, distribute" or "abound, abundant" in Burmese.
WIN f & m Burmese
Derived from the Burmese word for "enter, come in, hold".
YATI f Burmese
Derived from Pali rati
or Sanskrit रत्न (rátna)
meaning "gem, jewel".
YE m Burmese
Means "bright red" or "brave, daring" in Burmese.
YI f Burmese
Derived from the Burmese ဝတ်ရည် (wu' ji / wuʔ yì)
YUZANA f Burmese
Means "orange jessamine (a type of flower)" in Burmese, from Pali yojana
ZAW m Burmese
Means "preeminent, supreme" in Burmese.
ZEYA m Burmese
Means "victory" in Burmese, borrowed from Pali jaya
ZUN f Burmese
Burmese feminine name refering to a small fragrant white flower of the Jasminum auriculatum plant.