This is a list of submitted names in which the usage is latin.
Submitted names are contributed by users of this website. The accuracy of these name definitions cannot be guaranteed.
Abbo m Medieval German, Medieval Latin
Derived from Proto-Germanic *abô
, "husband, man" or a diminutive of names beginning with Old High German alb
"elf", such as Alberich
. This is the name of a 10th century French saint.
Achsa f Biblical Latin
Variant of Achsah
used in some versions of the Old Testament, including the Vulgate and the Douay-Rheims Bible. It was borne by American spiritualist Achsa W. Sprague (1827-1862), a popular trance medium lecturer in the 1850s.
Albia f Basque, Spanish (Latin American)
Taken from the name of a grotto in the Aralar Range in the Basque Mountains where a dolmen was discovered in 1915, as well as from the name of a suburb of Bilbao where Sabino Arana Goiri was born. Goiri was a writer, creator of the Basque flag, founder of the Basque Nationalist Party (PNV) and is generally considered "the father of Basque nationalism".
Anahí f Guarani, Tupi, Spanish (Latin American)
Meaning uncertain. In Tupi-Guarani legend this is the name of a princess killed by Spanish conquistadors, who was turned into a flower--usually identified with the flower of the Ceibo tree (Erythrina crista-galli)... [more
Basilia f Spanish (Latin American), German (Rare), Medieval English, Italian (Rare)
Feminine form of Basil 1
via its latinized form Basilius
. This was borne by an obscure early saint. As an English name it has long been obsolete, but was much used in the Middle Ages; perhaps a reference to Saint Veronica as Basilia in the medieval 'Mors Pilati' ('Death of Pilate') was responsible for the name's popularity.
Celestita f Spanish (Latin American)
Means "celestite" in Spanish. Also known as celestine, celestite is a colourless, orange or blue mineral with orthorhombic crystals, so named from Latin caelestis
"heavenly, pertaining to the sky" (compare Caelestis
) after its usual pale sky-blue shade.
Chiquinquirá f Spanish, Spanish (Latin American)
Spanish feminine name given in honour of Our Lady of the Rosary of Chiquinquirá. Chiquinquirá itself is of Chibcha origin and means "Place of swamps covered with fog".