Finnish Submitted Names

Finnish names are used in the country of Finland in northern Europe.
gender
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Submitted names are contributed by users of this website. The accuracy of these name definitions cannot be guaranteed.
Feeli m Finnish
Finnish variant form of Felix and Finnish pet form of Rafael.
Feemia f & m Finnish (Rare)
Finnish form of Femja.
Feeti m Finnish (Rare)
Finnish pet form of Ferdinand or names beginning with Fred-. In other words, a rare variant of Veeti.
Feetu m Finnish
Finnish variant form of Feeti.
Fetu m Finnish (Rare)
Finnish variant of Feetu.
Fiia f Finnish, Greenlandic
Finnish form of Fia and Greenlandic younger form of Fîa.
Fiija f Finnish
Variant of Fiia.
Fiina f Finnish
Short form of names ending in fiina.
Fiinu f Finnish
Variant of Fiina.
Filpus m Old Swedish, Finnish (Rare)
Old Swedish and Finnish short form of Philippus.
Floora f Finnish
Finnish form of Flora.
Fransiina f Finnish
Finnish spelling of Fransina.
Fransina f Finnish, Swedish (Rare)
Feminine form of Frans.
Franssi m Finnish (Rare)
Finnish diminutive of Frans.
Fransu m & f Finnish
Finnish diminutive of Frans.
Friida f Finnish
Finnish variant of Frida.
Gauri m Finnish
Finnish dialectal form (Karelia) of Gabriel.
Gram m Swedish, Finnish, Norwegian
Younger form of Gramr.
Greeta f Estonian (Rare), Finnish (Rare)
Estonian variant of Greete and Finnish variant of Greta.
Greetta f Finnish
Finnish variant of Greta.
Gunhard m Old Swedish, Finnish
Swedish form of Gundhard.
Gustaava f Finnish
Finnish form of Gustava.
Gustava f Dutch (Rare), Finnish (Rare), German (Rare), Italian (Rare), Lithuanian (Rare), Norwegian (Rare), Portuguese (Brazilian, Rare), Spanish (Rare), Swedish (Rare)
Feminine form of Gustaaf (Dutch), Gustav (German and Scandinavian), Gustavas (Lithuanian) and Gustavo (Italian, Spanish and Portuguese).... [more]
Haakko m Finnish (Rare)
Finnish form of Hakon.
Haarald m Finnish
Finnish form of Harald.
Haaraltti m & f Finnish (Rare)
Finnish form of Harald.
Halla f Finnish, Ancient Scandinavian, Icelandic, Norwegian, Faroese, Danish
Feminine form of Hallr. Halla is also a Finnish word for an occasion when in growing season temperature lowers so much that ground gets covered with frost.
Halti m & f Finnish
From the name of a Finnish fell, Halti (Háldi in Northern Sami).... [more]
Hami m Finnish
Finnish short form of Aaprahami.
Hannaleena f Finnish
Finnish form of Hannalena.
Hannamiina f Finnish
Finnish diminutive of Hanna 1.
Hanneli f Finnish, Estonian, Afrikaans
Finnish variant of Hannele.
Hanni f & m Finnish
A Finnish diminutive of Hanna and Johanna (and Hannu and Johannes)... [more]
Hannukka f Finnish (Rare)
Finnish diminutive of Hanna.
Harto m Finnish
Finnish diminutive of Harald.
Hati m & f Norse Mythology, Swedish (Rare), Finnish, Ancient Scandinavian
Means "despiser, hater". In Norse mythology Hati is a wolf who pursues the moon. He is the son of Hróðvitnir (another name for Fenrir), the father of Hrímgarðr, and the brother of Skǫll, who pursues the sun.
Havu m & f Finnish (Rare)
Means "fresh sprig or small branch of a coniferous tree" or "needle of a coniferous tree".
Hede f & m Finnish (Rare)
From Finnish hede meaning "stamen".
Hedelmä f & m Finnish (Archaic)
Means "fruit" in Finnish.... [more]
Hehku m & f Finnish (Modern, Rare)
Means "glow" in Finnish.
Heikka m Finnish
Variant of Heikki.
Heimo m Finnish
From Finnish heimo meaning "tribe".
Heini f Finnish
Possibly derived from the Finnish word heinä, "hay". Heini may also be a female variant of Heino.
Heiska m Finnish (Rare)
Finnish diminutive of Heinrich.
Heke m Finnish
Finnish variant form of Heike.
Helianna f & m Finnish
A combination of Hel, from Helena, and Anna.
Helinä f Finnish
Derives from Finnish word helinä, which means "jingle" in Finnish. It may possibly have been used also as a variant of Helena.... [more]
Helja f Old Swedish, Finnish (Rare), Estonian (Rare)
Originally an Old Swedish diminutive of Helga, Helena and other names beginning with the element Hel-. See also Heljä.
Heljä f Finnish
Variant of Helena and/or Helinä. It may also be derived from a Finnish word "heleä", meaning "bright, vivid".
Helje f Estonian, Finnish (Rare), Norwegian (Rare)
Estonian and Finnish variant and Norwegian form of Helja.
Helke m Finnish
Finnish variant of Helge.
Hellevi f Finnish
Either a variant of Hillevi or derived from Hellä or Hellin.
Helli f Finnish
Variant of Helena, Hellevi or Hellin.
Hellin f Finnish
Variant of Hellä.
Helmeri m Finnish (Rare)
A Finnish variant of Helmer.
Helmiina f Finnish
Either a short form of Vilhelmiina or an elaboration of Helmi ("pearl" in Finnish).
Hely f Finnish
Derived from Helena. The word hely also means "trinket" in Finnish.
Hemminki m Finnish
Finnish form of Hemming.
Hemmo m Finnish
Diminutive of Hemminki, Henrik, Herman and Heimo... [more]
Henkka m Finnish
Finnish diminutive of Heikki or Henri.
Henni f Finnish
Variant of Henna.
Henrica f Finnish (Modern, Rare), Dutch
Dutch feminine form of Henricus and Finnish variant of Henrika.
Hente m Finnish
Short form of Henterikki and its variant forms.
Henterikki m Finnish
Finnish variant form of Hentrikki
Henti m Finnish
Variant of Hente.
Hentriika f Finnish
Finnish form of Hendrika.
Hentrik m Finnish
Finnish form of Hendrik.
Hentta f Finnish
Diminutive of Hentriika.
Henttu m & f Finnish
Variant of Hente and Hentta.
Hepsu m Finnish
Pet form of Henri (and most likely Heikki too). Would be used for a baby or toddler.
Herkko m Finnish
Diminutive of Hermanni.
Hertta f Finnish
Finnish variant of Hertha. Hertta is also the Finnish word for the card suit "heart".
Hese m Finnish
Finnish pet form of Heinrich or a Finnish pet form of Hesekiel.
Hessa m Finnish
Finnish variant of Hese.
Hessi m Finnish
Finnish variant of Hese.
Hesso m Finnish
Finnish variant form of Hese.
Hessu m Finnish
Finnish variant form of Hese.
Hesu m Finnish
Finnish variant form of Hese.
Hilkka f Finnish
From the word hilkka, which means "a bonnet, a hood". Little Red Riding Hood is known as 'Punahilkka' in Finland, and the fairy tale may have had something to do with the name Hilkka becoming more common... [more]
Hillervo f & m Finnish Mythology, Finnish
Hillervo is the name of a fairy of Waterfalls and streams in Finnish Mythology.
Hilli f Estonian (Rare), Finnish (Rare)
Estonian diminutive of Hille and Finnish diminutive of Hilla.
Hilpi f Finnish
Variant of Hilppa.
Hilppa f Finnish
Finnish variant of Filippa.
Hilta f Finnish
Finnish form of Hilda.
Hiltu f Finnish
Finnish form of Hilda.
Hopea m & f Finnish
Means "silver" in Finnish.
Huki m Finnish
Finnish form of Hugi.
Hulra f Finnish
Finnish form of Hulda.
Hulta f Finnish
Variant of Hulra.
Hulti f Finnish
Finnish form of Hulda.
Hultu f Finnish
Finnish diminutive of Hulda.
Hultukka f Finnish
Finnish diminutive of Hulda.
Huugo m Finnish
Variant of Hugo.
Hymy f & m Finnish (Rare)
Means "smile" in Finnish.
Ihana f Finnish
Variant form of Ihanelma.
Ihanelma f Finnish
Created during the time of Finnish Romantic nationalism by using an old Finnish name iha. The name was probably inspired by similar names Anelma and Sanelma.
Iidaliisa f Finnish (Rare)
Finnish form of Idalisa.
Iiku m Finnish
Variant form of Iku.
Iine f Finnish
Finnish form of Ine.
Iiri f Finnish
Finnish variant form of Iiris.
Iisko m Finnish
Diminutive of Iivo and names that start with is or iis, such as Ismo or Iisakki.
Iisku m Finnish, Sami
Finnish variant and Sami form of Iisko.
Iita f Finnish, Greenlandic
Finnish variant of Iida and Greenlandic younger form of Îta.
Iitu f Finnish
Variant of Iita.
Iivana m Finnish
Finnish Karelian dialectal form of Ivan.
Iku m Finnish
Finnish form of Igor.
Iliaana f Finnish
Finnish variant of Iliana.
Iljaana f Finnish
Finnish variant form of Iliaana.
Ilkka m Finnish
Finnish name of unknown origin. It has been used also as a surname for centuries.... [more]
Illusia f Finnish
From Yrjö Kokko's 1944 fairytale classic Pessi and Illusia. Illusia is the name of a small fairy who lives by the rainbow. Illusia is described to be naive, but optimistic and care free. The tale is about Pessi the troll and Illusia the fairy, who, despite all the differences between them and their worlds, fall in love... [more]
Ilmo m & f Finnish
Either derived from Ilmari or a Karelian word ilminen, meaning "human".... [more]
Ilo m & f Finnish
Means "joy" in Finnish.... [more]
Ilotar f Finnish
Feminine form of Ilo.
Ilpo m Finnish
Derived from feminine name Ilpotar.
Imma m Finnish
Diminutive of Immanuel, Ilmari and Ismo.
Immi f Finnish
Variant of Impi.
Immo m Finnish, Estonian
Finnish short form of Immanuel and Ilmari.
Inari f & m Finnish, Sami
Meaning unknown.... [more]
Irmeli f Finnish, Estonian, German (Swiss)
A Finnish diminutive of Irmela, Swiss German diminutive of Irma and Estonian combination of Irma and the syllable -li-, most commonly derived from Eliisabet.
Iro f Finnish Mythology, Finnish
Mother of Väinämöinen, Ilmarinen and Joukahainen. Finnish name day April 5.
Isa f Swedish (Modern), Danish, Finnish, Norwegian
From the germanic element is "Ice" with the feminine suffix -a. In Swedish the name literally means ice in verbal form. Which means that something has frozen solid or has been covered in ice. It can also be a short for of names that end in -isa... [more]
Isaskar m Finnish (Rare)
Finnish form of Issachar.
Isko m Finnish
Variant of Iisakki or Isaskar.
Isma m Spanish, Finnish
Diminutive of Ismael.
Isto m Finnish
Finnish short form of Israel or Taisto. Might also be derived from the name of the Nordic hero Istrur.
Jaanika f Estonian (Rare), Finnish (Rare)
Estonian diminutive of Jaana and Finnish variant of Janika.
Jaave m Finnish
Finnish pet form of Jahvetti.
Jahvetti m Finnish
Finnish variant of Jafet.
Jakku m Finnish (Modern, Rare)
Finnish form of Iacobus (see Jacob or James). In Popular Culture, this is the name of a remote scavenger planet in the Star Wars sequel trilogy.
Jali m Finnish
A diminutive of Jarl, Jalmari and Jalo.
Jammi m Finnish
Variant form of Jami.
Jammu m Finnish
Finnish variant form of Jammi.
Jamppa m Finnish
Finnish variant form of Jami.
Janica f Finnish
A variant of Janika.
Janita f Finnish
Possibly a Finnish form of Juanita.
Jannes m Dutch, Flemish, German (Rare), Limburgish, East Frisian (Rare), North Frisian (Rare), West Frisian, Danish (Rare), Finnish (Rare), Swedish (Rare)
Dutch, Flemish, Frisian, Limburgish and (Low) German short form of Johannes, which has also seen some use in Scandinavia.
Janni f Finnish
Finnish name day April 12.
Janus m Dutch (Rare), Flemish (Rare), Limburgish (Rare), West Frisian (Rare), Danish, Finnish (Rare), Norwegian (Rare), Swedish (Rare)
Dutch, Flemish, Limburgish and West Frisian short form of Adrianus and sometimes also of Johannes (which is also found spelled as Johannus)... [more]
Jare m Finnish
Variant of Jari.
Jari m Norse Mythology, Ancient Scandinavian, Finnish, Swedish, Danish, Norwegian
Derived from Old Norse jara "quarrel", or a Finnish pet form of Jarmo. This is the name of a dwarf in Norse mythology.
Jarkki m Finnish
Variant of Jarkko.
Jarko m Finnish
Rare variant of Jarkko.
Jarna f & m Finnish
Finnish theater and movie director Edvin Laine invented it as female variant of Jarmo (391 female children between 1940-2009). As male name, it's pretty unique (4 male children between 1980-2009).
Jarno m Finnish
Variant of Jarmo.
Jaro m Finnish
Variant of Jari.
Järve m & f Finnish
Variant of Järvi.
Järvi m & f Finnish
Means "lake" in Finnish.
Jaskari m Finnish
Finnish variant form of Jaska (Länsi-Suomi).
Jasmi f Finnish
Finnish variant of Jasmin.
Jasmiina f Finnish
Finnish form of Jasmina.
Jasmiini f & m Finnish
Finnish form of Jasmine.
Jasperi m Finnish
Finnish form of Jasper.
Jatta f Finnish
Short form of Marjatta.
Jeeli m Finnish
Finnish pet form of Joel or a Finnish pet form of names ending with -iel.
Jeli f Finnish
Finnish dialectal pet form of Jelena.
Jemiina f Finnish
A variant spelling of Jemina.
Jemina f Finnish
A Finnish form of Jemima. Finnish name day February 2.
Jermi m Finnish
Finnish short form of Jeremias.
Jermo m Finnish
Finnish short form of Jeremy.
Jermu m Finnish
Finnish pet form of Jeremias.... [more]
Jesperi m Finnish
Finnish form of Jasper.
Jiri m Finnish (Rare)
Finnish form of George.
Joa m Swedish, Finnish
Short form of Joachim.
Joa f Swedish, Danish, Finnish
Variant form of Jo.
Joeli m Finnish
Finnish variant of Joel.
Jokke m Finnish
Diminutive of Jouko, Joakim or other male names beginning with 'Jo-'.
Jonne m Finnish
Finnish form of John.
Jonni m Finnish
A Finnish form of John ole JON. Finnish name day March 29.
Joojakim m Finnish
Finnish form of Jehoiakim.
Joonatan m Finnish, Estonian
Finnish and Estonian form of Jonathan.
Joonatani m Finnish
Finnish form of Jonathan.
Jooni m Finnish
Finnish form of John.
Joose m Finnish
Short form of Jooseppi or Joosua. ... [more]
Joosef m Finnish
A Finnish form of Josef. Finnish name day March 19.
Joosua m Finnish, Estonian
Finnish and Estonian form of Joshua.
Jori m Finnish, Cornish
Finnish form of George and Cornish variant of Jory.
Jorkka m Finnish
Diminutive of Jori.
Jormo m Finnish
Variant of Jorma.
Jorre m Finnish
Finnish variant form of Jori.
Josia m Dutch (Rare), German (Rare), Finnish (Rare), Swedish (Rare)
Dutch, German, Finnish and Swedish form of the Hebrew name Yoshiyahu (see Josiah).
Joulu m & f Finnish (Rare)
Meaning "Christmas" in Finnish.
Jousia m Finnish (Rare)
Old Finnish masculine name. Finnish name day November 18.
Joutsa m Finnish
Finnish name which is possibly derived from the word "jousi" which is a finnish word for "bow".
Juhamatti m Finnish (Rare)
Finnish name with the combination of Juhani and Matti.
Juliaana f Finnish
Finnish form of Juliana.
Juljana f Finnish (Rare), Albanian, Sorbian, Belarusian, Slovene
Albanian and Sorbian form of Juliana, Finnish variant of Juliaana, Slovene variant of Julijana and Belarusian variant transcription of Yulyana.
Juska m Finnish
Finnish, a pet form of Jussi.
Jussa m Finnish
Northern Finnish dialectal variant form of Jussi.
Jusu m Finnish
A diminutive of Justus and Jussi.
Juudit f Estonian, Finnish
Estonian and Finnish form of Judith.
Juuli f Finnish, Estonian
Short form of Juulia.
Juulia f Finnish
Variant of Julia.
Juuse m Finnish
Finnish variant form of Juuso.
Jyry m Finnish
Finnish variant form of Jyri and Jyrki or from Finnish (ukkosen) jyry, jyrinä "roll of thunder, rumble" (less likely).
Kaaleppi m Finnish
Finnish form of Caleb.
Kaape m Finnish
Variant of Kaapo.
Kaappo m Finnish
Finnish form of Gabriel.
Kaapre m Finnish
A Finnish variant of Gabriel.
Kaapriella f Finnish
Finnish form of Gabriella.
Kaari f Finnish (Rare), Estonian (Rare)
Finnish and Estonian form of Kari.
Kaarin f Finnish, Estonian
Finnish and Estonian form of Karin.
Kaarna f Finnish (Archaic)
Means "bark of a tree" in Finnish.
Kaati m Finnish
Short form of Arkaati.
Kaiku m & f Finnish
Means "echo" in Finnish.
Kaino m & f Finnish
Means "shy" in Finnish.
Kaisla f Finnish
Finnish name meaning "reed" -a sort of a plant found on river banks and shallow waters.... [more]
Kaisli f Finnish
Variant of Kaisla.
Kaisu f Finnish
Variant of Kaisa.
Kaius m English, Finnish
Variant of Caius.
Kake m Finnish
Finnish pet form of Kaleva, Finnish pet form of Karl or a Finnish pet form of Kauko.
Kalerva m Finnish
Variant form of Kaleva (influenced by the name Kullervo).
Kalervo m Finnish, Finnish Mythology
Variant of Kaleva, possibly influenced by name Kullervo. In Finnish mythology Kalervo was the father of Kullervo.
Kalewa m Finnish
Variant of Kaleva.
Kalmar m Norwegian (Rare), Danish (Rare), Icelandic (Rare), Swedish (Archaic), Finnish (Rare), Estonian
Of uncertain origin and meaning. Theories include a variant of Kalman and an adoption of the Swedish place name Kalmar in Småland and Uppland.
Kamillo m Danish, Finnish
Nordic form of Camillo.
Kana f & m Finnish
Means "chicken" or "hen" in Finnish.
Kanerva f & m Finnish
Means "heather" in Finnish.
Kani m & f Finnish (Rare)
Meaning "rabbit" in Finnish.
Kapo m Finnish
Finnish variant form of Kapu.
Kapu m Finnish
Finnish variant of Kaapo and diminutive of Kaleva, Karl, and Kaspar.
Karhu m Finnish
Means "bear" in Finnish.
Karo m & f Finnish
Feminine nickname for Karoliina or a variant of Kari.
Karolus m Norwegian, Danish, Finnish, German
Modern variant of Carolus.
Karpalo f & m Finnish
Means "cranberry" in Finnish.
Karri m Finnish
Variant of Kari 2.
Kasi f & m Finnish
Dialectal pet form (East Finland) of Katariina or short form of Kasimir.
Kasperi m Finnish
Finnish form of Kasper.
Kassu m Finnish
Finnish diminutive of Gabriel, Kaleva, Karl or Kaspar.
Kastehelmi f Finnish
Kastehelmi is Finnish and means "dewdrop" (literally "dew pearl"). Nameday for Kastehelmi is May 7th.
Kasu f Finnish
Variant of Kasi.
Kasvi f & m Finnish
Meaning "plant" in Finnish.
Kateriina f Finnish
Finnish form of Katerina.
Katianna f Finnish
Variant of Katjana.
Katjaana f Finnish
Finnish form of Katjana.
Katrikki f Finnish
Katrikki is a pet form of Katariina.... [more]
Kauno m Finnish
Derived from the Finnish word kaunis, "beautiful".
Kauri m Karelian, Finnish
Karelian form of Gabriel.
Kauri m Finnish
From a type of Tree called "Kauri", a tall coniferous Forest Tree that has broad leathery leaves and produces valuable timber and dammar resin. It grows in warm countries from Malaysia to New Zealand.
Kauro m Finnish
Finnish dialectal variant form of Gabriel (Karelia).
Kausi m & f Finnish (Rare)
Means "season" in Finnish.
Keimo m Finnish (Rare)
Invented by Finnish author Aleksis Kivi (1834-1872) who was inspired by the place name Keimola which is of uncertain etymology.
Keke m & f Finnish
For men, this name is a Finnish short or dialectal form of Keijo. A notable bearer is Keijo "Keke" Rosberg (b. 1948), a retired Formula 1 racing car driver who won the Formula 1 Championship in 1982.... [more]
Kerkko m Finnish
From Finnish kerkko meaning "shoot of a tree".
Kerttuli f Finnish
Diminutive of Kerttu.
Kesä m & f Finnish
Means "summer" in Finnish.
Ketsia f French (Rare), Finnish (Rare)
French and Finnish form of Keziah, used in the Bible.
Kevät f Finnish
Means "spring" in Finnish.
Kiia f Finnish
A diminutive of Kristiina and a variant of Kia.
Kiite m Finnish
Diminutive of Gideon.
Kikka f Finnish
Nickname for Kirsi, very rare as a given name. Also a word meaning "useful trick". Kikka (real name Kirsi Viilonen) was a best-selling Finnish musician.
Kilperik m Croatian, Finnish
Croatian and Finnish form of Chilperic.
Kisu f & m Finnish (Rare)
Means "kitty" in Finnish.
Kiti f Finnish
Variant of Kit.
Kitta f Danish, Finnish, Swedish
Finnish form of Gitta, sometimes used as a diminutive of Kristiina.
Kivi m Finnish (Archaic)
Ancient Finnish name that means "stone" or "rock". Now used extremely rarely. As a surname Kivi is more common, Finland's national author Aleksis Kivi (born Alexis Stenvall) being the most famous bearer.
Klaara f Finnish, Estonian
Finnish and Estonian form of Clara.
Klemetti m Finnish
Finnish form of Clemens.
Klotilde f Finnish
Finnish form of Clotilde.
Koitto m Finnish
Means "dawning" in Finnish.
Konra m Finnish (Rare)
Finnish variant of Konrad.