are used in Ingushetia, a federal subject of Russia.
Submitted names are contributed by users of this website. The accuracy of these name definitions cannot be guaranteed.
AYSHET f Circassian, Ingush
Adyghe and Ingush form of AISHA
. It can also be derived from Turkish ay
meaning "moon, month" combined with Persian شاد (šâd)
meaning "glad, happy, cheerful"
BEKKHAN m Chechen, Ingush
Derived from the Turkish military title beg
meaning "chieftain, master" combined with the Turkic title khan
meaning "ruler, leader".
KHAZHBIKAR m Chechen, Ingush
Possibly from Arabic حَاجِب (ḥājib)
meaning “concealing, screening, protecting” or حَاجّ (ḥājj)
meaning “pilgrim (to Mecca)” and Persian بیکار (bikâr)
meaning “unemployed, idle, unoccupied”.
MAKSHARIP m Ingush
From Arabic مَكَّة (makka)
meaning "Mecca" (referring to the Islamic holy city in Saudi Arabia) combined with شَرِيف (šarīf)
meaning "noble, honoured, excellent" (see SHARIF
SULAMBEK m Chechen, Ingush
Derived from Arabic سَلَام (salām)
meaning "peace" combined with the Turkish military title beg
meaning "chieftain, master".
TARKHAN m Chechen, Ingush
From the title tarkhan
of unknown meaning (possibly of Turkic, Mongolian, or Sogdian origin) used by leaders in the Mongol Empire and in Central Asia.
YUNUSBEK m Uzbek, Ingush
Combination of YUNUS
and the Ottoman Turkish title بك (beg)
meaning "ruler, chief, lord". A notable bearer is Yunusbek Yevkurov (1963-), the current President of Ingushetia, Russia.
ZAREMA f Chechen, Crimean Tatar, Dagestani, Ingush, Kazakh
Meaning uncertain, though the name is likely of either Arabic or Persian origin. It might possibly be derived from Arabic زريمة (zarima)
meaning "flaming, igniting, submissive" or from Persian زر (zar)
meaning "gold, golden" (compare ZARYA