are used by the Chukchi people of northeastern Siberia.
Submitted names are contributed by users of this website. The accuracy of these name definitions cannot be guaranteed.
Anka-ny Анка-ны f Chukchi
Derived from Chukchi анка-к (anka-k)
meaning "in the sea". This name was traditionally given to baby girls who were born during a trip to the ocean or sea.
Korave Коравье m Chukchi
Derived from Chukchi кора-т (kora-t)
meaning "deer". This name was traditionally given to baby boys who were born into a group of deer herders.
Omryn Омрын m Chukchi
Means "robust fellow, burly" in Chukchi.
Rul-tyne Руль-тынэ f Chukchi
Etymology unknown. This was the birth name of Chukchi poet and writer Antonina Kymytval.
Rytgėv Рытгэв m Chukchi
From the Chukot рытгэватъё (rytgėvatʺjo)
meaning "forgotten" or "unremembered". This was the birth name of Chukchi writer Yuri Rytkheu.
Rytkheu m Chukchi
Means "unknown" in Chukchi. A bearer is Yuri Rytkheu, born Rytkheu, a Chukchi-Russian writer.
Tygrynkeev Тыгрынкээв m Chukchi
Means "after" in Chukchi. This name was given to children as a reference the spirits or souls of deceased ancestors or family members.
Tyne-nkey Тынэ-нкэй m Chukchi
Traditional masculine Chukchi name with an unknown meaning.
Tyne-nny Тынэ-нны f Chukchi
Traditional feminine Chukchi name with an unknown meaning.
Vinevyt Въинэвыт f Chukchi
Means "deceased" in Chukchi. This name was given to children as a reference the spirits or souls of deceased ancestors or family members.