are used in the country of Finland in northern Europe.
Submitted names are contributed by users of this website. The accuracy of these name definitions cannot be guaranteed.
ÄÄNIS m & f Finnish (Rare)
, the Finnish name for Lake Onega, a lake in East Karelia Russia.
ADALMIINA f Finnish, Literature
Used by Zacharias Topelius, a Finnish fairy tale writer, in his story 'Adalmiinan helmi' ('Adalmiina's pearl' in English, 'Adalminas pärla' in Swedish), which was published during the late 1800s.... [more
ADELIN f & m Swedish (Rare), Norwegian (Rare), Finnish (Rare), Medieval French, Romanian, Lengadocian, Gascon, Niçard
Scandinavian feminine variant of ADELINA
, Romanian, Languedocian, Niçard and Gascon masculine form of ADELINA
and medieval French masculine form of ADELINE
AIHE m Finnish
From Finnish aihe
meaning "subject", "topic", "theme".
AIKAMIELI m & f Finnish (Rare)
Old Finnish name according to Kustaa Vilkuna (a Finnish ethnologist, linguist and historian).
AIKKI f Finnish
Diminutive of Finnish names beginning with Ai-
ALEKSIS m Finnish, Latvian
Finnish and Latvian form of ALEXIS
. This name was borne by Finnish author Aleksis Kivi (originally Alexis Stenvall) who wrote the first significant novel in the Finnish language, 'Seitsemän veljestä' ('Seven Brothers') in 1870.
ANGERVO f & m Finnish
From the Finnish word Angervo
, meaning "Creambush".
ANKI f Swedish, Finnish
Swedish diminutive of Ann-Kristin, Ann-Katrin, Anna-Karin and other similar hyphenated names.
ANO m Finnish, Greenlandic
Finnish name meaning "asked for", derived from the Finnish verb anoa
meaning "to ask" and Greenlandic name of unknown meaning.
ANSKA m Finnish
Finnish diminutive of names beginning with Ans-
ARO m Finnish (Rare)
"Aro" means "hard, relatively infertile ground" or, to a lesser extent, "swamp".
AUNO m & f Finnish
Meaning uncertain. Either a masculine or variant feminine form of AUNE
or derived from a place name.
AURA f Finnish
Allegoric name for Finland taken from the Finnish river Aurajoki
in south western Finland. While the element joki
means "river" in Finnish, the element Aura
appears to be derived from Old Norse aurr
"moist earth, clay".... [more
DOME m Finnish (Modern, Rare)
Famous bearer is Dome Karukoski (born Thomas August George Karukoski), one of Finland's most successful film directors, having won over 30 festival awards and having directed six feature films that became blockbusters in his home country and also received international recognition... [more
EDEL f German, German (Austrian), Danish, English, Finnish, Greenlandic, Icelandic, Norwegian, Sami, Swedish
Short form of names that begin with or end in the element "Edel-" meaning "noble", for example EDELTRAUD
EINOJUHANI m Finnish
Finnish, meaning unknown. Possibly a combination of the Finnish names Eino and Juhani, in which case it could be the Finnish version of "Henri-Johannes." Famous bearer is Einojuhani Rautavaara (1928-2016), a prominent 20th-century Finnish composer and protegee of Jean Sibelius.
EKKE m Finnish, Swedish, Estonian
Finnish and Swedish diminutive of ERIK
. As an Estionian name, it might also be derived from various Germanic names beginning with the name element ag
EUFEMIIA f & m Finnish (Rare)
Finnish variant spelling of EUFEMIA
. Has been used both as a masculine and a feminine name, in both cases it is a very rare name.