are used by the indigenous people of Greenland.
Submitted names are contributed by users of this website. The accuracy of these name definitions cannot be guaranteed.
SALIK m Greenlandic
Greenlandic name derived from saliisoq
meaning ''the cleanser''.
SÁNGISÔĸ m Greenlandic
Greenlandic name meaning "strong one". From the Greenlandic verb sanngivoq
meaning "he is strong" and -sooq
meaning "to be something".
SEĸUVSUNA m Greenlandic
Greenlandic name meaning "egg yolk" or "egg still inside the bird which hasn't yet developed a hard shell".
SINGAJIK m Greenlandic
Greenlandic name derived from singarnaq
meaning 'a yellowish grey wolf-like dog'.
SIVKERSOĸ f Greenlandic
Greenlandic name meaning 'bud', 'sprout', 'blossom', 'the blossoming one' or 'the one in bloom' or Greenlandic name meaning 'burst out laughing'. Depends per regional use.
SIVNÎSSOĸ m & f Greenlandic
Greenlandic name meaning "the one who comes in your stead, i.e. the substitute"
SORDLAK f & m Greenlandic
Greenlandic name meaning "root (of a plant)" or "Saltmarsh Starwort".
SUERSAQ m Greenlandic
Possibly a contracted form of Greenlandic suuersagaq
"the healed one" (perhaps connoting "one healed by a shaman").
TAITSIAĸ m Greenlandic
From Greenlandic taatsiisaq
meaning "the one whom one has held back to mention (name)", from a Greenlandic endearment term: "the fancied mention", carefully not mentioning the name, but expressing endearment nevertheless, because the child was named after a deceased relative, from Greenlandic atsiaq
meaning "the one named after a deceased person" and from a hypocoristic word taa(nna)tsiaq
meaning "the dear, sweet one".
TILIOĸ m Greenlandic
Greenlandic name meaning "friend", "companion", deriving from Greenlandic tilivaa
meaning "sends him on an errand" or "sends him a message through another person".
TUARANA f Greenlandic
Greenlandic name meaning from the baby language endearment term (aat)tuaruna! aarsuaruna!
meaning "how ugly you are!"
TUKUMAĸ f & m Greenlandic
Greenlandic name meaning "quick", "eager", "active", "cheerful", "vigorous", "is prompt to act" with the connotation "is busy".
TUKÚMEĸ f Greenlandic
Greenlandic name meaning "agile, vigorous, swift, prompt to act, is cheerful" or "host, be rich" or "be generous", "stay at someone’s house".
ÚKAĸ f & m Greenlandic
Means "the space in front of the platform" in Greenlandic.