are used by adherents of the Ethiopian and Eritrean Orthodox Churches.
Submitted names are contributed by users of this website. The accuracy of these name definitions cannot be guaranteed.
AZAZI አዛዚ m Ge'ez
Means "one who commands" in Ge'ez.
DANAT m Ge'ez
Coptic Christian (Ge'ez) word for the piercing on Jesus' left palm.
HAILE ኃይለ m Ge'ez, Amharic, Ethiopian
Means "power, force, strength" in Ge'ez and Amharic. This was the Ge'ez (baptismal) name of Ethiopian emperor Haile Selassie (1892-1975), who was born as TAFARI
INQU ዕንቆ m Ge'ez
Means "precious stone" in Ge'ez.
MENELIK ምኒልክ m Ge'ez, Amharic
Means "son of the wise man" in Ge'ez and Amharic. According to the legend Menelik was the first emperor of Ethiopia. In the 10th century BC, he is said to have inaugurated the Solomonic dynasty of Ethiopia, so named because Menelik I is supposed to be the son of the biblical King Solomon of ancient Israel and Makeda, the Ethiopian Queen of Sheba.
OGBAGZY ዕቁባ እግዚ m Ge'ez
Means "protection of our Lord" in Ge'ez.