Medieval Turkic Submitted Names

These names were used by medieval Turkic peoples.
gender
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Submitted names are contributed by users of this website. The accuracy of these name definitions cannot be guaranteed.
Alara f Turkish, Medieval Turkic (Rare)
Alara appears in the Turkic Mythology as a beautiful water fairy. She lives in the lakes and rivers of the Caspian basin and grants the wishes of those she deems worthy. She is said to be capable of repairing broken hearts and making them capable of love again.
Altan m & f Mongolian, Medieval Turkic
Meaning, "golden" or "red dawn."
Arazbija f Medieval Baltic, Medieval Turkic, Tatar (Archaic), Lithuanian (Archaic)
Recorded in Lithuania on a Muslim Tatar female in the 16th-century.
Asu f Medieval Turkic, Turkish
Means naughty in Turkish
Ataman m Medieval Turkic (Rare)
Used as a title in both Cossacks and Turks."Ataman" derives from Gothic "father of men-warriors", or Turkic Ata-man, "father of horsemen". Cossacks kept in their speech the original meaning of the word, sometimes saying "father-ataman" ("bat'ka-ataman")... [more]
Bengü m & f Turkish, Medieval Turkic
Endless, always-staying, everlasting, eternal.
Fulin f Medieval Turkic, Turkish
nice smelling flower
Ghias-ad-din m Arabic, Medieval Turkic, History
Ghias ad-Din (born circa 1206; date of death unknown but possibly circa 1226) was a prince of the Sultanate of Rum (now part of Turkey) who became king consort of Georgia through his marriage to Queen Rusudan.
Kürşat m Medieval Turkic, Turkish
Meaning, "valiant, brave, hero". One of the princes of Göktürks (Turkic Khaganate).
Musina f Medieval Baltic, Medieval Turkic
Recorded in 16th-century Lithuania among the Tatar Muslim community
Qutluğ m & f Medieval Turkic
Derived from the Old Turkic adjective qutluğ meaning "blessed, fortunate" as well as "happy".
Runtiya m Medieval Turkic
The name is possibly derived from a word for "horn" or "antler", but all the etymologies which have been proposed to date are problematic.
Ülgen m Medieval Turkic, Medieval Mongolian, Near Eastern Mythology
Means "magnificent" in Old Turkic. ... [more]
Yafis m Medieval Turkic
Form of Japheth used in several old Turkic languages.