English Creole Submitted Names

English creole names are used by speakers of English-based creole languages.
Submitted names are contributed by users of this website. The accuracy of these name definitions cannot be guaranteed.
Adyuba f Ndyuka, English Creole
Ndyuka form of Adwoa.
Afiba f Ndyuka, English Creole
Ndyuka form of Afia.
Ajani m & f Jamaican Patois, Yoruba
Means "one (we) fought to have" in Yoruba.
Amancia f Jamaican Patois
Means "love".
Arthlyn f Jamaican Patois (Rare), Filipino (Rare)
Possibly intended as a feminization of Arthur.
Asafa m Jamaican Patois
Possibly a variant of Asaf.
Ayanna f Eastern African, African American (Modern), Jamaican Patois
Possibly means "flower" in Amharic.
Aynjel m & f African, African American, Jamaican Patois, Caribbean
A strongly phonetic spelling of the world "angel", especially used by those who speak Jamaican Patois and other English-based dialects of Caribbean Creole.
Cedella f Caribbean, Jamaican Patois
This name is best known for being the name of Cedella Booker (1926-2008), the mother of the Jamaican reggae singer Bob Marley (1945-1981). Her full name at birth was Sidilla Editha Malcolm. Given how similar the name Sidilla is to her later name Cedella, it is possible that Cedella is a variant spelling or form of Sidilla... [more]
Damarco m African American, Bajan, Jamaican Patois
Combination of the prefix Da and the name Marco.
Eulette f English (Rare), Jamaican Patois (Rare)
Likely an elaboration of Eula by way of adding the French diminutive suffix -ette.
Evett f American (Rare), Jamaican Patois (Rare), Medieval English
Medieval diminutive of Eve and precursor of modern Yvette. See also Evette.
Florizel m Literature, Jamaican Patois (Rare)
Possibly a variant of Floscel influenced by names beginning with the element Flor-. Florizel was used by Shakespeare in his play The Winter's Tale (1610) for the prince of Bohemia, lover of Perdita... [more]
Gillain f Jamaican Patois
Possibly a misspelling of Gillian, a famous bearer of this name is Gillain Berry who is a Jamaican-Aruban model and beauty pageant titleholder who was crowned Miss Aruba 2010 on December 4, 2010 and represented her country in Miss Universe 2011 and Miss World 2011.
Glenroy m Jamaican Patois, English
Combination of Glen and Roy.
Icilda f Jamaican Patois
Possibly a variant of Izilda.
Irie m & f Jamaican Patois, African American
Irie is used in the music and culture of Jamaica. The meaning is to have no worries or be at peace with everything around you. You hear the saying feeling Irie in many Regea songs.
Jahseh m Jamaican Patois (Rare)
The name of the deceased rapper XXXTentacion
Jahshara f Jamaican Patois (Modern, Rare)
Religiously, Jah has been a signifier of God. In Sumerian mythology, Shara is a minor god of war. And in Hebrew, it is a verb meaning "she sings"... [more]
Jevaun m Jamaican Patois
Jamaican form of Evan.
Joylyn f Filipino, English Creole
Combination of Joy and the popular suffix -lyn. English Creole usage is mainly in the Solomon Islands and Guyana.
Kadia f English Creole
"Blessing from God"
Kaymar m Jamaican Patois
"Gift of God"... [more]
Kayona f Jamaican Patois
The name Kayona means "Act Singing".
Kenmore m English Creole
In the case of Antigua and Barbuda sprinter Kenmore Hughes (1970-).
Kenniesha f English (American), Jamaican Patois
Possibly a feminization of Kenny.
Lalonde m Trinidadian Creole
Transferred use of the surname Lalonde.
Larray m & f Jamaican Patois
It comes from the American name Larry and it means hopeful
Lenworth m Jamaican Patois
Transferred use of the surname Lenworth.
Mackinson m Bahamian Creole
Transferred use of the surname Mackinson.
Marissiah f Bajan (Latinized, ?)
marissiah was a not very known prophet long ago and got assassinated by royal guards just for being a lady prophet. He legacy still lives on but not very well known.
Memmalatel m Jamaican Patois
The given name of the reggae percussionist Mr. Mojo Morgan.
Norville m Popular Culture, English (Rare), Jamaican Patois (Rare)
Transferred use of the surname Norville. The character Shaggy, of Scooby-Doo fame, bears this name.
Oku m Jamaican Patois
From the Igbo word ọku "fire".... [more]
Omeriah m Caribbean, Jamaican Patois
This name is either derived from (or inspired by) the Hebrew given name Omer, or a corrupted form of the Biblical given name Amariah.... [more]
O'Neil m English, Jamaican Patois
Transferred use of the surname O'neil.
Quashie m Jamaican Patois
Derived from the Jamaican Patois word kwesiada meaning "Sunday", itself from the Akan name Kwasi.
Rohan m & f Jamaican Patois, English (Modern)
Jamaican Patois form and English variant of Rowan.
Sandhurst m Trinidadian Creole (Rare), English (Rare)
From the name of multiple cities in England, Australia and South Africa.... [more]
Scroggins m English Creole
IDK it's just my last name
Ussain m Jamaican Patois (Rare, ?)
Probably coming from the name Husayn. A famous bearer is the athlet Ussain Bolt, very known for beimg the fastest person in the world. He won 9 olympic medals in three olympiads (2008,2012 and 2016).
Vinette f Jamaican Patois, English (Rare)
Either a diminutive of Vina or a transferred use of the surname Vinette.
Yendi f African, Jamaican Patois
This is the name of a town in northeastern Ghana. A famous bearer is Yendi Phillips, she is a Jamaican TV Host, model and beauty queen who the winner of the Miss Jamaica World 2007 beauty pageant, as well as the Miss Jamaica Universe 2010 pageant.