Finnish Submitted Names

Finnish names are used in the country of Finland in northern Europe.
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Submitted names are contributed by users of this website. The accuracy of these name definitions cannot be guaranteed.
AABEL m Estonian (Archaic), Finnish (Rare)
Estonian form and Finnish variant of ABEL.
AABRA m Finnish
Uralic short form of Abram or ABRAHAM.
AABU m Finnish
Variant of AABO.
AAKE m Finnish
Finnish variant of ÅKE.
AAKE f Finnish
Short form of RAKEL.
AAKKO m Finnish
Finnish diminutive of ARON or ABRAHAM
AAKU m Finnish
Variant of AAKE.
AAKUSTA f Finnish
Finnish form of AUGUSTA.
AALA f Finnish
Variant of AALE.
AALE m Old Swedish, Finnish
Old Swedish short form of names beginning with Al- and Finnish diminutive of AARNE or ARVID.
AALI m Finnish
Variant of Aale (2).
AALIA f Swedish, Finnish, Greenlandic, Danish (Rare)
Variant of ALIJA (see user-submitted name).
AALLOKKO f Finnish
Translates as 'waves'
AALLOTAR f Finnish, Finnish Mythology
From the Finnish aalto, meaning "wave", combined with feminine suffix tar. In Finnish mythology aallotars were mermaids.
AALU f Finnish
Variant of AALE
AAMOS m Finnish
Variant of AMOS.
AAMUNKOI f Finnish (Archaic)
Translates as Morning Dawn.
AANA f Finnish
Finnish form of ANNA.
ÄÄNIS m & f Finnish (Rare)
From Äänisjärvi, the Finnish name for Lake Onega, a lake in East Karelia Russia.
AAPA m Finnish
Variant of APE.
AAPAR m Finnish
Finnish form of ABRAM (1).
AAPEL m Finnish (Rare)
Finnish form of ABEL.
AAPI m Finnish
Variant of Ape (2).
AAPIKKA m Finnish
Diminutive of AAPI.
AAPPO m Finnish
Variant of AAPO.
AAPRAHAMI m Finnish
Finnish variant of ABRAHAM.
AAPRAMI m Finnish
Finnish form of Abram.
AAPRO m Finnish
Variant of AABRAHAM.
AARETTI m Finnish
Finnish variant of ARET.
AARNI m Finnish, Finnish Mythology (Rare)
Finnish form of ARNE (1). It can also be taken from the ancient Finnish aarni "treasure". In Finnish mythology, Aarni is a diety described as the guardian of treasures.
AARNO m Finnish
Finnish form of ARNOLD.
AARNOLTTI m Finnish
Finnish form of ARNOLD.
AARONI m Finnish
Finnish form of AARON.
AARRE m Finnish
Means "treasure" in Finnish. It may also be used as a variant of AARETTI.
AARTO m Finnish
Variant of ARTO.
AASIA f & m Finnish (Modern, Rare)
Means "Asia" in Finnish.
AATE m Finnish
Means "thought" or "ideology" in Finnish. It is also used as a short form of AATAMI and AADOLF.
AAVE m & f Finnish
Means "ghost" in Finnish.
AAVI m & f Finnish
Variant of AAVE.
ABBO m Medieval Dutch, Finnish, Frisian
Frisian diminutive of Old High German names beginning with the element adal, as well as a medieval Dutch name of unknown meaning.
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]
ADAR m & f Swedish, Norwegian, Finnish, Danish
Masculine form and feminine variant of ADA.
ADELIINA f Finnish
Variant of ADELINA.
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.
ADOLFIINA f Finnish
Feminine form of AADOLF.
AGAPEETUS m Finnish (Rare)
Finnish variant of AGAPETUS.
AHTO m Estonian, Finnish
Variant of AHTI.
AHVO m Finnish (Rare)
Finnish form of AGABUS or AFANASI.
AIHE m Finnish
From Finnish aihe meaning "subject", "topic", "theme".
AIJA f Finnish
Probably a variant of EIJA.
ÄIJÖ m Finnish Mythology, Finnish (Rare)
A form of word äijä, old man. Also name variant for Ukko the god of the sky, weather, harvest and thunder in Finnish mythology.
AIKA m & f Finnish
Means "time" in Finnish.
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-.
AIKKO f Finnish (Rare)
Finnish variant of AIKKI.
AIKKU f Finnish
Variant of AIKKI.
AILO m Sami, Norwegian, Estonian, Finnish
Sami variant of ÁILU.
AINAMO f Finnish
Diminutive of AINO.
AINI f Finnish, Estonian
Variant of AINO.
AIRUSKA f Finnish
Diminutive of Airi.
AISLA f Finnish (Modern, Rare, ?)
Of unknown meaning.
AITO m Finnish (Rare)
From Finnish aito meaning "true, authentic".
AIVI f Finnish, Swedish
Either a variant of AIVA or a Scandinavian spelling of the English pronunciation of IVY.
AKAATA f Finnish
Finnish form of AGATHA.
AKAATON m Finnish (Archaic)
Finnish form of AGATON.
AKAATTA f Finnish
Finnish form of AGATHA.
AKATIUS m Finnish (Rare)
Finnish form of ACHATIUS.
AKE m Finnish
Short form of ALEKSI or variant of AAKE.
AKULIINA f Finnish
Finnish form of AQUILINA.
AKVILINA f Georgian (Rare), Lithuanian, Finnish (Rare), Serbian (Rare)
Georgian, Lithuanian, Finnish and Serbian form of AQUILINA.
ALARIKKI m Finnish (Rare)
Finnish form of ALARIC.
ALDIS f Swedish, Norwegian, Finnish (Rare)
Younger form of ALDÍS and variant of HALLDIS.
ALEKA f Swedish (Archaic), Old Swedish, Finnish
Low German diminutive of names containing the element adal, especially ADELHEID.
ALEKSIINA f Finnish
Feminine form of ALEKSI.
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.
ALEKSIUS m Finnish, Faroese
Finnish and Faroese variant of ALEXIUS.
ALES m Finnish
Variant of ALEX.
ALEXI m Finnish
Finnish variant of ALEKSI.
ALFA f Swedish, Danish, Finnish, Icelandic, Norwegian
Feminine form of ALF (1), Scandinavian form of ALPHA and a short form of ALFRIDA.
ALFIINA f Finnish
Finnish form of ALFINA.
ALFREETI m Finnish (Rare)
Finnish form of ALFRED.
ALIINA f Finnish, Estonian (Rare)
Finnish form and Estonian variant of ALINA.
ALIKA f English, Swedish (Archaic), Old Swedish, Finnish, Danish, Norwegian, Greenlandic
Low German variant of ALEKA, as well as a Greenlandic name of unknown meaning.
ALINDA f Dutch, Afrikaans, Finnish, Swedish (Rare), Hungarian, Gascon
Dutch, Afrikaans, Finnish, Swedish and Hungarian contracted form of ADELINDA and Gascon contracted form of AIDELINA.
ALLA f Finnish, Swedish, Norwegian, Danish, Icelandic (Rare), Greenlandic (Rare)
Diminutive of names containing A(i)l, like ÁILA or the name element adal, like ALIISA.
ALLANI m Finnish
Finnish form of ALLAN.
ALLEN f Swedish, Finnish, Danish, Norwegian (Rare)
Scandinavian spelling of ALINE.
ALLIDA f Finnish
Variant of ALIDA.
ALPE m Finnish (Rare)
Variant of ALPO.
ALPI m Finnish
Finnish variant of ALBIN.
ALPIINUS m Finnish
Finnish form of ALBINUS.
ALPO m Finnish
Finnish variant of ALBIN, ALBERT or ALBANUS.
ALVARI m Finnish
A Finnish form of ALVAR.
ALVI m Finnish
Finnish variant of ALBIN.
ALVIINA f Finnish, Estonian
Finnish and Estonian form of ALVINA and Finnish variant of ALFIINA.
AMA f Swedish, Finnish, Norwegian, Old Norwegian
Variant of Amma (2) or short form of AMALIA.
AMALIIA f Finnish (Rare)
Finnish variant of AMALIA.
AMIIRA f Finnish (Modern), Danish (Modern), Swedish (Modern), Norwegian (Modern)
Finnish form of AMIRA (1)/AMIRA (2), also as a Swedish, Danish and Norwegian variant.
ANELMA f Finnish, Hungarian (?)
Derived from Finnish anella "to beg".
ANGERVO f & m Finnish
From the Finnish word Angervo, meaning "Creambush".
ANIITA f Finnish
Finnish variant of Anita.
ANIITTA f Finnish
Finnish variant of Anita.
ANITTA f Finnish
Variant of Anita.
ANKI f Swedish, Finnish
Swedish diminutive of Ann-Kristin, Ann-Katrin, Anna-Karin and other similar hyphenated names.
ANNAMARI f Hungarian, Finnish
Finnish combination of ANNA and Mari and Hungarian short form of ANNAMÁRIA.
ANNASTIINA f Finnish
Finnish form of ANNASTINA.
ANNELE f Finnish, Estonian
Diminutive of Anne. In Finland, it may also be derived of (or inspired by) HANNELE.
ANNIKKA f Finnish
Finnish form of ANNIKA.
ANNITUULI f Finnish (Rare)
Combination of ANNI and TUULI.
ANNU f Finnish
Diminutive of ANNA and other names beginning an.
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- and An-.
ANSKI m Finnish
Variant of ANSKA.
ANSKU f Finnish
Diminutive of ANNA and other names beginning an.
ANTERUS m Finnish
Latinised form of ANTERO.
ANTRE m Finnish
Finnish form of ANDRE.
ANTRO m Finnish
Short form of ANTERO.
ANTRUS m Finnish
Variant of ANTERUS.
ANTTO m Finnish
Variant of ANTON.
ANULIINA f Finnish
Elaboration of Anu.
APE m Finnish
Finnish form of HABIB.
APE m Medieval English, Finnish
Finnish pet forms of Abram, ABRAHAM, ABEL, ALBIN, Arne, AMOS, and ARON.
APPO m Finnish (Rare)
Variant of APE.
ARHIPPA m Finnish (Rare)
Finnish form of ARCHIPPOS.
ARHO m Finnish (Rare)
Diminutive of ARHIPPA.
ARKAATI m Finnish
Finnish variant of ARKADIUS.
ARKADIUS m Finnish, Swedish
Nordic form of ARCADIUS.
ARMI f Finnish, Estonian (Rare)
Finnish and Estonian short form of ARMIDA and ARMILDA. This name was borne by Armi Kuusela (b. 1934), Miss Universe 1952.
ARMIIDA f Finnish, Estonian (Archaic)
Finnish and Estonian form of ARMIDA.
ARO m Finnish (Rare)
"Aro" means "hard, relatively infertile ground" or, to a lesser extent, "swamp".
ARSI m Finnish
A Karelian form of ARSENIOS. Finnish name day March 4.
ARTTUR m Finnish
Variant of ARTTURI.
ARVI m Finnish, Estonian
Variant of ARVID.
ASARJA m Finnish (Rare)
Finnish form of AZARIAH.
ASKO m Finnish, Estonian, Frisian
Finnish form of ASKOLD and Frisian variant of ASKE, as well as a Finnish dialectal diminutive of ANDREAS or ASARJA.
ASLA m Finnish
Finnish diminutive of ASLAK.
ASLAK m Norwegian, Danish, Swedish (Rare), Old Danish, Old Swedish, Finnish
Younger form of ÁSLÁKR, derived from Old Norse áss "god" and leikr "game, play".
ASMO m Finnish, Estonian
Finnish and Estonian form of ASMUS as well as the Finnish form of ASMUND.
ASSERI m Finnish (Rare)
Finnish form of ØSSUR.
ASSI f Finnish
Finnish form of ASTRID.
ASSO m Finnish
Variant of ASKO.
ATANASIUS m Dutch (Rare), Finnish (Rare), German (Rare)
Dutch, Finnish and German variant of ATHANASIUS.
ATRO m Finnish
A Finnish form of HADRIANUS. Finnish name day March 4.
ATSO m Finnish, Estonian
Finnish and Estonian form of AZZO.
AUGUSTI m Finnish
Variant of AUKUSTI.
AUNIKKI f Finnish (Rare)
Diminutive of AUNI.
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]
AUREELIA f Finnish
Finnish form of AURELIA.
AURI f & m Finnish (Rare), Estonian (Rare)
Finnish diminutive of AURA, occasionally also used in Estonia.
AURINKO f & m Finnish
Means "sun" in Finnish.
AUROORA f Finnish
Finnish variant of AURORA.
AUVO m & f Finnish (Modern, Rare, Archaic)
Old poetic Finnish word, meaning "happiness". In archaic texts it also meant "eminence".
AXA f Finnish (Rare)
Meaning uncertain, but it may be a feminine form of AXEL.
BERTTA f Finnish
Finnish form of BERTA.
BIRKITTA f Finnish
Finnish variant of PIRKITTA.
BRIITA f Finnish
Finnish form of BRITA.
BRYNOLF m Finnish, Swedish, Old Swedish
Variant of BRYNIULFR. Brynolf is known since the 11th century and found on runestones. Mostly used in the Western parts of Sweden. A variant, BRYNJULF, is used in Norway.
BRYYNO m Finnish
Finnish form of BRYNIULFR.
DAAVID m Finnish
Variant of DAVID.
DEELIA f Finnish
Finnish form of Delia.
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, EDELGARD.... [more]
EDIITA f Finnish (Rare)
Finnish form of EDITH.
EEDEN f & m Finnish, Estonian
Finnish and Estonian form of EDEN.
EEDIT f Finnish, Estonian (Rare)
Estonian variant and Finnish form of EDITH.
EEDLA f Finnish
Finnish variant of EDLA, rarer than the original form.
EEKKU f Finnish
Finish diminutive of EERIKA.
EEME m Finnish
Finnish dialectal form of EEMIL.
EEMELIA f Finnish
Finnish form of Aemilia (see EMILY).
EEMELIAN m Finnish (Modern, Rare)
Finnish form of Aemilianus (see EMILIAN).
EEMILI m Finnish
Finnish form of Aemilius (see EMIL).
EEMILIA f Finnish
Finnish form of Aemilia (see EMILY).
EENOKKI m Finnish
Finnish form of ENOCH.
EERA m Finnish
Finnish diminutive of ERIK.
EESA m Finnish (Rare)
Finnish form of ISAIAH.
EESTER f Finnish
Finnish form of ESTHER.
EESTERI f Finnish
Finnish form of ESTHER.
EETVART m Finnish
Finnish form of EDWARD.
EETVARTTI m Finnish
Finnish form of EDVARD.
EEVASTIINA f Finnish
Finnish combination of EEVA and STIINA.
EEVERT m Finnish
Finnish form of EVERARD.
EEVERTTI m Finnish
Variant of EEVERT.
EFFIA f Finnish (Rare, Archaic)
Possibly a Finnish variant of EUPHEMIA. Effia was particularly popular in the Central Finland in the mid to late 1800's.
EFIA f Finnish (Rare, Archaic)
An alternative spelling of EFFIA.
EFROSIINA f & m Finnish (Rare)
Finnish variant of EUFROSYNE. Extremely rare: the name was given to a few children during the 1920s and 30s, no usage after that.
EGERT m Finnish, Estonian, Swedish (Rare)
Variant of EGGERT. Egert Haglund was a Swedish Formula-3 racing car driver.
EIDA f Low German (Archaic), Swedish (Rare), Norwegian (Rare), Finnish
Frisian variant of IDA, the Frisian short form of Old High German names beginning with Agi- and a short form of Nordic names beginning with Eid-.
EILA f Norwegian, Finnish, Swedish, Danish, Estonian
Norwegian dialectical short form of ELINA.
EILO m Finnish
Masculine form of EILA.
EIMI f Finnish
Variant of AMY.
EIMUND m & f Norwegian, Finnish (Rare)
Modern form of EYMUNDR.
EINARI m Finnish, Estonian
Finnish form and Estonian variant of EINAR.
EINE f Finnish
Feminine form of EINO.
EINIKKI f Finnish (Rare)
Feminine form of EINO.
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.
EIRIKKI m Finnish
Finnish dialectal form (Karelia) of EIRIK.
EIRO m Finnish
Finnish diminutive of EIRIK.
EKI m Finnish (Rare)
Variant of EKKE.
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 (compare EKKEHARD).
EKKI m Finnish
Variant of EKKE.
EKU m Finnish
Finnish variant of EKKE.
ELÄMÄ m & f Finnish
Means "life" in Finnish.
ELDA f Danish, Finnish, Norwegian, Swedish (Rare)
Short form of names containing the element eld, from Old Norse eldr, "fire".
ELIDA f Norwegian, Swedish (Rare), Danish (Rare), Finnish (Rare), Faroese
Variant of Ellida, a feminine form of ELLIÐI.
ELLINOORA f Finnish
Finnish variant of ELEANOR.
ELMERI m Finnish
Finnish form of ELMER.
ELMI f Finnish
Variant of ELMA or short form of ELMIINA.
ELMIINA f Finnish
Short form of VILHELMIINA.
ELSI f Finnish, Swedish
Diminutive of ELISABET.
ELSU f Finnish
Finnish diminutive of ELSA.
ELVI f Finnish, Estonian, Swedish (Rare), Danish (Rare), Norwegian (Rare), Icelandic (Rare)
Finnish and Estonian short form of ELVIIRA, Estonian short form of Elviine and ELFRIEDE and Scandinavian short form of ELVIRA, ELVINA, Ellevi, Elsevi and Elva.
EMIIL m Finnish (Rare)
Finnish form of Aemilius (see EMIL)
EMMIINA f Finnish (Modern)
Elaboration of EMMI.
EMMINA f Finnish
Variant of EMINA.
EMPPU m & f Finnish
Diminutive of ELIAS, EMILIA and other names beginning with E.
ENNA f Finnish
Finnish name day January 23.
EPRO f Finnish
Finnish short form of EFROSIINA.
ERIIKA f Finnish
Variant of EERIKA.
ERIIKKA f Finnish
Variant of EERIKA.
ERKKA m Finnish
A variant of EERIK.
ERKKO m Finnish
A variant of ERKKI.
ERNESTI m Finnish
Finnish form of ERNEST.
ERNSTI m Finnish
Finnish form of ERNEST.
ERRIKA f Greek, Finnish (Rare)
Feminine form of ERRIKOS. In Finland, it is a short variant of HENRIIKKA.
ERTTA m Finnish
Finnish dialectal pet form (South East Finland) of ERIK.
ERTTA f Finnish
Finnish variant of HERTTA.
ESTE f Finnish (Rare), Estonian
Finnish diminutive of ESTER and Estonian variant of ESTA.
ETIITTA f Finnish (Rare)
Finnish form of EDITH.
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.
EUKE m Finnish (Rare)
Finnish short form of EUGENIUS.
EULAALIA f Finnish
Variant of EULALIA.
EULI f Finnish
Diminutive of EULAALIA.
EULIA f Finnish
Diminutive of EULAALIA.
EULIINA f Finnish
Diminutive of EULAALIA.
EVE f Finnish
Shortened form of EVELIINA
EVENA f Finnish (Rare)
Feminine form of EVEN.
EVIITA f Finnish (Rare)
Finnish form of EVITA.
EVIMARIA f Finnish (Rare, ?)
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