Ingush Submitted Names

Ingush names 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.
Abdula Абдула m Avar, Kumyk, Ingush, Macedonian
Avar, Kumyk, Ingush and Macedonian form of Abd Allah.
Abdulkhamid m Chechen, Ingush
Chechen and Ingush form of Abd al-Hamid.
Abrek Эба́рг m Adyghe, Circassian, Kabardian, Chechen, Ingush, Ossetian, Russian
A North Caucasian term used for a lonely warrior living a partisan lifestyle outside power and law and fighting for a just cause. Means "bandit" in Russian.
Ahmadkhan Ахьмадхан m Avar, Dargin, Ingush (Rare)
Combination of the given name Ahmad and the Turkic title khan meaning "ruler, leader".
Akhmed m Chechen (Russified), Ingush (Russified), Avar (Russified)
Russian form of Ahmad, used particularly in the Caucasus.
Alaudin Ӏалаудин m Indian (Muslim), Ingush
Indian and Ingush form of Ala al-Din.
Aminat Аминат f Chechen, Ingush, Avar, Kumyk, Dargin, Lak, Karachay-Balkar
Form of Aminah 1 or Aminah 2 used in several languages.
Amirkhan m Chechen, Ingush, Avar, Kabardian, Kazakh, Tatar
From Arabic أمير (amir) meaning "prince, commander" combined with the Turkic title khan meaning "leader, ruler".
Amurkhan m Ossetian, Ingush
Ossetian and Ingush form of Amirkhan.
Apti Апти m Chechen, Ingush
Derived from Arabic أب ('ab) meaning "father".
Arbi Ӏарби m Chechen, Ingush
Derived from Chechen Ӏаьрбий (arbiy) or Ingush Ӏарбий (arbiy) both meaning "Arab".
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 Бекхан m Chechen, Ingush
From the Turkish military title beg meaning "chieftain, master" combined with the Turkic title khan meaning "ruler, leader".
Beslan Беслан m Chechen, Ingush, Circassian, Abkhaz, Karachay-Balkar
From the Turkish military title beg meaning "chieftain, master" combined with Turkic arslan meaning "lion".
Djamaldin Джамалдин m Ingush
Variant transcription of Dzhamaldin.
Dzhamaldin Джамалдин m Chechen, Turkmen, Ingush
Variant form of Dzhamaludin.
Israpil Исрапил m Ingush
Ingush form of Israfil.
Isrofil Исрофил m Tajik (Rare), Ingush (Rare), Indonesian (Rare)
Tajik, Ingush and Indonesian form of Israfil.
Khadzhi-murat m Ingush
Ingush cognate of Gadzhimurad.
Khamzat Хьамзат m Chechen, Ingush
Chechen and Ingush form of Hamza.
Khasbulat Хасбулат m Chechen, Ingush, Dagestani
From Arabic خاص (khass) meaning "special" combined with Persian پولاد (pulad) meaning "steel".
Khas-magomed m Chechen (Russified), Ingush (Russified)
Russified form of Khas-Mokhmad, derived from Arabic خَاصّ (ḵāṣṣ) meaning "special, particular" combined with the name Magomed.
Khavazh Хаваж m Chechen, Ingush
Derived from the Persian title خواجه (khajeh) meaning "lord, owner, master".
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”.
Khizir Хизир m Chechen, Ingush, Circassian
Chechen, Ingush and Circassian form of Khidr.
Khuseyn Хусейн m Chechen, Ingush, Karachay-Balkar
Chechen, Ingush and Balkar form of Husayn.
Khusseyn m Chechen, Karachay-Balkar, Ingush
Variant transcription of Khuseyn.
Lom-Ali Лом-Али m Chechen, Ingush
From Chechen and Ingush лом (lom) meaning "lion" combined with the given name Ali 1.
Lors Лорс m Chechen (Rare), Ingush (Rare)
Means "doctor of the soul" from Chechen and Ingush лор (lor) meaning "doctor" and са (sa) meaning "soul".
Makka Макка f Chechen, Ingush
Chechen and Ingush name for the holy city of Mecca in Saudi Arabia.
Maksharip Макшарип m Ingush
From Arabic مكة (Makka) referring to the city of Mecca in Saudi Arabia combined with شريف (sharif) meaning "eminent, virtuous".
Movsar Мовсар m Chechen, Ingush
Chechen and Ingush form of Musa (see Moses).
Muslim Муслим m Arabic, Avar, Chechen, Georgian (Rare), Indonesian, Ingush, Kazakh, Lezgin, Malay, Urdu
Name for a follower of Islam, ultimately from Arabic أسلم (aslama) meaning "to surrender, to submit".
Nazyr m Chechen, Ingush
Chechen and Ingush form of Nazir.
Rabiat f Chechen, Ingush
Chechen and Ingush form of Rabi'a.
Rakhim m Kazakh, Uzbek (Rare), Ingush
Kazakh, Uzbek, and Ingush form of Rahim.
Said Саид m Arabic, Indonesian, Malay, Uzbek, Tajik, Chechen, Avar, Lezgin, Ingush
Arabic alternate transcription of Sa'id as well as the form used in various languages.
Sulambek Суламбек m Ingush, Chechen
Derived from Arabic سلام (salam) meaning "peace" or سلامة (salama) meaning "safety, good health" combined with the Turkish military title beg meaning "chieftain, master".
Sulombek Суломбек m Ingush (Rare), Chechen (Rare)
Ingush and Chechen form of Salambek.
Tarkhan Тархан m Chechen (Rare), Ingush (Rare)
From an ancient military title used by Mongol, Turkic and Iranian leaders, which is of uncertain origin. In the Mongol Empire this title granted exemption from taxation.
Umalat Умалат m Chechen (Rare), Ingush (Rare)
Derived from Arabic أمة ('umma) meaning "nation, people, country" combined with الله (Allah).
Xava Хава f Chechen, Ingush
Variant transcription of Khava.
Zalina Залина f Chechen, Ingush, Kabardian, Karachay-Balkar, Ossetian, Malay
Most likely a variant of Zarina.
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)... [more]
Zaydat f Chechen, Ingush, Karachay-Balkar
Chechen, Ingush, and Balkar form of Zaida.
Zelimxan Зелимхан m Chechen, Ingush
Variant transcription of Zelimkhan. This was the name of a Chechen and Ingush hero (1872-1913).