Swiss Submitted Names

Swiss names are used in the country of Switzerland in central Europe.
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Abaco m Italian (Rare)
Variant of Abacucco. It concides with the Italian word for abacus, a calculating tool that was in use in the ancient Near East, Europe, China, and Russia, centuries before the adoption of the written Hindu–Arabic numeral system.
Abbondia f Italian (Rare)
Feminine form of Abbondio.
Abbondio m Italian
Italian form of Abundius. Don Abbondio (a priest) is one of the main characters in 1827 Italian masterpiece 'The Betrothed' by Alessandro Manzoni.
Abbundanzio m Italian
Masculine form of Abbundanzia.
Abdero m Italian (Rare), Portuguese (Rare), Spanish (Modern, Rare)
Italian, Portuguese and Spanish form of Abderos.
Abdon m Biblical Hebrew, Hungarian, Catalan (Rare), French
Means "servant" in Hebrew. This is the name of four characters in the Old Testament including one of the ruling judges of the Israelites.
Abdonie f French
Feminine form of Abdon.
Abela f German (Rare), Low German (Archaic), Swedish (Archaic), Icelandic (Modern)
Obsolete Low German short form of both Apollonia and Alberta. There is, however, another theory which derives this name from Old Saxon aval "strength; force; fortitude"... [more]
Abela f Italian, Provençal, Niçard
Italian feminine form of Abele and Niçard feminine form of Abel.
Abelarda f Italian (Rare), Spanish (Rare), Provençal, Niçard
Italian and Spanish feminine form of Abelardo and Niçard feminine form of Abelart.
Abelina f German (Rare), Spanish, Provençal, Niçard
Spanish elaboration of Abelia, Niçard diminutive Abelìa as well as a German feminine form of Abel and a German elaboration of Abela.
Abéline f French (Rare)
French cognate of Abelina.
Abelle f French (Rare)
French feminine form of Abel.
Abercio m Italian, Spanish
Italian and Spanish form of Abercius (see Aberkios).
Abibo m Italian, Spanish
Italian and Spanish form of Abibus.
Abigaël f Dutch, Flemish, French, French (Belgian)
Dutch form of Abigail and French variant of Abigaïl.
Abigaille f Italian (Rare), Theatre
Italian form of Abigail, used for a character in Verdi's opera 'Nabucco' (1842).
Abile m Italian (Rare)
Means "abile; skilled" in Italian.
Abrama f & m English (Rare), Indonesian (Rare), Italian (Archaic)
Variant or feminine form of Abram and Abramo.
Absalon m Danish (Rare), Faroese, Norwegian (Rare), Polish, Gascon, French (Archaic), French (Quebec, Archaic)
Polish, French, Gascon, Danish, Faroese and Norwegian form of Absalom.
Abundantia f Roman Mythology, Late Roman, Italian
Feminine form of Abundantius. She was the Roman personification of abundance, prosperity and good fortune, portrayed as distributing grain and money from a cornucopia... [more]
Abundanzio m Italian
Italian form of Abundantius.
Acacio m Galician, Italian
Galician and Italian form of Akakios.
Acaico m Italian
Italian form of Achaikos.
Acario m Italian (Archaic)
From Latin acharis meaning "ungrateful". It is known because of Saint Acario di Noyon e Turnai.
Acazio m Italian
Italian form of Akakios and variant of Acacio.
Acepsima m Italian
Italian form of Acepsimas (see Akepsimas).
Acesandro m Italian
Italian form of Acesander.
Acessima m Italian
Diminutive of Acepsima.
Acheo m Italian
Italian form of Achaios via Achaeus.
Achill m German (Rare)
German cognate of Achilles.
Achillea f Italian
Feminine form of Achille. It is also the botanical name of the genus of flowering plants (Yarrow).
Achilleo m Italian
Italian form of Achilleus. ... [more]
Achiropita f Italian (Rare)
Taken from the title of the Virgin Mary Maria Santissima Achiropita, this name is typically and predominantly found in the province of Cosenza, in the Calabria region in Southern Italy.
Achmed m Arabic, Indonesian, German (Rare)
Variant transcription of Ahmad.
Acilio m Italian (Rare, Archaic), Portuguese (Rare)
Italian and Portuguese form of Acilius.
Ada f German, Biblical German, Croatian (Rare), Galician, Slovene, Polish, Kashubian, Hungarian
German, Croatian, Galician, Slovene, Hungarian, Polish and Kashubian form of Adah.
Adalardo m Italian
Italian form of Adalhard.
Adalisa f Italian
Combination of Ada and Lisa.
Adalrich m German
German form of Adalric.
Adamantine f French, English
Means "of unyielding quality" or "diamond like". From the Latin adamantinus meaning 'incorruptible, inflexible', itself from the Greek adamantinos (ἀδαμάντινος) of the same meaning, with the Greek or Latin suffix of -ine meaning 'like', 'made of', or 'of the nature of'... [more]
Adamaria f Italian (Rare)
Combination of Ada and Maria.
Adatte f Medieval French, French (Archaic)
Archaic French name of unkown origin and meaning. It seems to have been a local name only found in the Bourgogne-Franche-Comté region.
Adauto m Italian, Spanish, Portuguese
Italian, Spanish and Portuguese form of Adauctus. A bearer of this name was Adauto Puñales (1935-2009), a former Uruguayan politician.
Adautto m Italian
Variant of Adauto.
Addolorata f Neapolitan, Italian
Taken from the title of the Virgin Mary Maria Santissima Addolorata, the name literally means "sorrowful" (from Italian addolorata, the feminine form of the adjective addolorato)... [more]
Addolorato m Italian
Masculine form of Addolorata.
Adélaïs f French
French form of Adelais.
Adelaisa f Italian
Italian form of Adelaide.
Adelasia f Medieval Italian, Theatre, Italian, Sardinian
Medieval Italian variant of Adelaide. ... [more]
Adelasio m Italian
Masculine form of Adelasia.
Adelberte f German
German feminine form of Adelbert.
Adelchi m Italian (Rare), Medieval Italian
Italian form of Adelgis. Adelchi was an associate king of the Lombards from August 759, reigning with his father, Desiderius, until their deposition in June 774... [more]
Adelelmo m Italian, Spanish, Portuguese (Brazilian)
Italian, Spanish and (Brazilian) Portuguese form of Adelhelm via Adelelmus.... [more]
Adelfia f Italian
Feminine form of Adelfo via the variant Adelfio.
Adelfo m Italian
Italian form of Adelphus.
Adelfried m Dutch, German
Dutch and German variant of Adelfrid.
Adelgisa f German (Rare)
Feminine form of Adelgis.
Adelgonde f Dutch, French
Dutch and French form of Adelgund.
Adelhelma f German (Rare)
Feminine form of Adelhelm.
Adelice f Medieval French, Louisiana Creole, French (Modern)
Variant of Adelicia. In France, this name was revived in the 1990s.
Adelio m Italian, Spanish
Italian and Spanish masculinization of Adelia.... [more]
Adelis f German, Germanic
From the Old Germanic name Adalheidis (See Adelaide). It means "noble", "noble kind", "nobility", etc.
Adelisa f Italian
Elaboration of Adele by way of adding the suffix -isa.
Adeliso m Italian (Rare)
Masculine form of Adelisa.
Adelphe m French (Rare)
French form of Adelphus.
Adeltraud f German
Derived from the Germanic elements adal "noble" and þruþ "strength".
Adeltraut f German
German form of Adeltrud.
Aden m Romansh
Romansh form of Adam, traditionally found in central Grisons.
Adeodato m Italian, Spanish, Portuguese
Italian, Spanish and Portuguese form of Adeodatus.
Adhémar m French
French form of Adalmar.
Adige m & f Italian (Archaic)
Name of an Italian river that runs through the regions of Trentino-Alto-Adige-Südtirol and Veneto.
Adina f Italian
Diminutive of Ada.
Adiuto m Italian (Rare)
From the Latin adiutus meaning "help", in this case referring to divine assistance in a Christian context. ... [more]
Admeta f Italian
Feminine form of Admeto.
Admeto m Italian (Rare), Portuguese (African, Rare), Theatre
Italian, Portuguese and Spanish form of Admetus.
Ado m Italian
Masculine form of Ada.
Adolphine f Dutch, French, German
French feminine form of Adolphe.
Adonella f Italian (Rare)
Feminine form of Adone.
Adonia m Dutch, German, Italian, Swedish
Dutch, German, Italian and Swedish form of 'Adoniyah (see Adonijah) via its hellenized form Adonias.
Adorato m Italian (Archaic)
Masculine form of Adorata.
Adorazione f Italian
Italian form of the feminine given name Adoración.
Adorlée f French (Swiss, Rare)
Presumably an elaboration of Adorée.
Adorna f Italian (Rare)
Feminine form of Adorno.
Adorno m Italian
Means "adorned" in Italian.
Adrasto m Galician, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese
Galician, Italian, Spanish and Portuguese form of Adrastus (see Adrastos).
Adri f & m Italian, English, Spanish, French, Danish, Portuguese
Diminutive of Adrian, Adriana, and other names beginning with Adri.
Adria f Italian
Possibly a Latinized form of Audrey.
Adriane f German (Rare)
Feminine form of Adrian.
Adriele m Italian
Italian form of Adriel.
Adua f Tigrinya (Italianized, Rare), Italian (Rare)
Italian form of ዓድዋ also spelled Adwa or Aduwa. This is an Ethiopian town whose name means "village of Awa (people)" in Tigrinya.... [more]
Aedona f Italian (Rare), Russian (Rare), Ukrainian (Rare)
Italian, Russian and Ukrainian form of Aëdon.
Aenne f German
Variant of Anna.
Afareo m Italian, Spanish
Italian and Spanish form of Aphareus.
Afranio m Italian, Spanish
Italian and Spanish form of Afranius.
Afre f French (Archaic)
French form of Afra.
Africain m French (Archaic)
French form of Africanus. It coincides with the modern French adjective africain "African" and the noun Africain "(man) from Africa".
Afro m Italian
Means "African" in Italian. A known bearer was artist Afro Basaldella (1912-1976).
Afrodisio m Italian (Archaic), Spanish
Italian and Spanish form of Aphrodisius (see Aphrodisios).
Agabo m Italian
Italian form of Agabus.
Agapio m Italian (Rare), Spanish (Rare)
Italian and Spanish form of Agapios.
Agarita f Italian
Variant of Agar.
Agatangela f Italian
Italian feminine form of Agathangelos.
Agate f Latvian, Danish (Rare), Norwegian (Rare), Swedish, French (Rare), Picard, Basque
French variant and Nordic, Picard, Basque and Latvian form of Agathe. In French and Basque, the name coincides with the word for the gemstone.
Agatella f Italian
Diminutive of Agata.
Agatina f Italian
Diminutive of Agata.
Agato m Italian
Masculine form of Agata.
Agatocle m Italian
Italian form of Agathocles.
Agatoclia f Italian (Rare), Spanish (Rare)
The name of a saint, the patron saint of Mequinenza, derived from αγαθος (agathos) meaning "good" and κλεος (kleos) meaning "glory".
Agatodoro m Italian, Spanish, Portuguese
Italian Spanish and Portuguese form of Agathodorus via Agathodoros.
Agatonico m Italian
Italian form of Agathonikos (see Agathonicus).
Agatuccia f Medieval Italian, Italian (Rare)
Medieval Italian diminutive of Agata, as -uccia is an Italian feminine diminutive suffix.... [more]
Agazia f Italian (Archaic)
Italian feminine form of Agazio.
Agazio m Italian
Italian form of Agathios.
Agenore m Italian
Italian form of Agenor.
Ageo m Spanish, Italian, Biblical Spanish, Biblical Italian
Spanish and Italian form of Haggai and variant of Hageo and Aggeo.
Agerico m Italian
"sword"
Agesandro m Italian (Archaic), Spanish, Portuguese
Italian, Spanish and Portuguese form of Agesander.
Agesilao m Italian
Italian form of Agesilaus.
Aggeo m Italian
Italian form of Haggai.
Aghinolfo m Italian
Italian form of Aginolf.
Agilberto m Italian
Italian form of Agilbert.
Agilolfo m Italian, Portuguese
Italian and Portuguese form of Agilulf.
Agilulfo m Italian, Spanish, Portuguese
Spanish form of Agilulf and Italian and Portuguese variant of Agilolfo.
Agio m Italian (Archaic)
Means "ease" in Italian.... [more]
Agnello m Italian
From Italian agnello "lamb", given either as a nickname for a meek and mild person or as a personal name, which was popular because the lamb led to the slaughter was a symbol of the suffering innocence of Christ.
Agnetis f Dutch (Rare), English (Archaic), German (Archaic)
From Latin Agnetis, which is the genitive of the third declension of Agnes, the latinized form of the Greek name Hagne.... [more]
Ago m German (Rare, Archaic)
In the case of the most famous bearer of the name, the German diplomat Ago von Maltzan, it is a nickname based on the initials of his three given names Adolf Georg Otto.
Agreo m Italian, Spanish
Italian and Spanish form of Agreus.
Agricola m & f Ancient Roman, Italian (Rare)
Means "farmer; grower" in Latin from ager; agri meaning "field, land" combined with the verb colere meaning "to cultivate; to grow".... [more]
Aguinaldo m Spanish, Portuguese (Brazilian), Italian (Archaic)
From the Latin expression hoc in anno meaning "during this year". Aguinaldo in Spain and Latin America is the thirteen salary. It is also a folk genre of Christmas music based on an archaic form of Spanish Christmas carols (also called villancicos).
Ahasver m German (Rare, Archaic)
German form of the Biblical name Ahasueros.... [more]
Aiace m Italian
Italian form of Ajax.
Aica f Italian
From the Germanic element ag, possibly meaning "edge" or "sharp".
Aïda f French
In former times, this name was a diminutive of Adélaïde. Nowadays, however, it is usually used as the Gallicized form of Aida.
Aiga f Low German, German (Rare)
Short form of feminine names that are formed with the Germanic name element ag "edge (of a sword)".... [more]
Aignan m French (Rare), History (Ecclesiastical)
French form of Anianus. Saint Aignan (358–453) was Bishop of Orléans, France, and assisted Roman general Flavius Aetius in the defense of the city against Attila the Hun in 451.
Aiko m West Frisian, German, East Frisian, Dutch (Rare)
Short form of names containing the Germanic name element ag or agil "edge (of a sword)", such as Ekkehard or Aai.
Aimable f & m French (Archaic)
French form of Amabilis.
Aimeric m French, Lengadocian, Provençal, Gascon
French, Languedocian, Provençal and Gascon form of Emmerich.
Aimery m French, French (Belgian), Norman, Anglo-Norman
Variant of Aimeric. The Normans introduced this name to England.
Aimo m Italian
Variant of Aimone.
Aimone m Italian
Italian form of Haimo. This name was borne by Aimone, Duke of Aosta, an Italian royal who briefly reigned as King of Croatia during World War II.
Airelle f French (Rare), English (Rare), Literature
Derived from airelle, the French name for the plant genus Vaccinium. The French derived the name from Portuguese airella, which in turn was derived from Latin atra "dark, black, gloomy".
Aischa f German
German form of Aisha.
Aita f Romansh
Romansh variant of Agata, traditionally found in the Engadine valley.
Akelei f Dutch (Modern, Rare), German (Modern, Rare)
Direct adoption of the Dutch and German name for the flower Aquilegia vulgaris "columbine".
Aladina f Italian (Rare)
Italian feminine form of Aladdin.
Aladino m Italian (Rare), Spanish
Italian and Spanish form of Aladdin.
Alagia f Medieval Italian, Italian (Archaic)
Contracted form of Adelagia. The Genoese noblewoman Alàgia dei Fieschi, who Dante praises in his 'Purgatorio' (c.1318), was a niece of Pope Adrian V and the wife of Dante's friend Moroello III Malaspina.
Alaine f French (Rare)
Feminine form of Alain.
Alaïs f Occitan, French (Rare)
Contracted form of Azalaïs.
Alarich m Czech, German
Czech and German form of Alaric.
Alarico m Galician, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese
Galician, Italian, Spanish and Portuguese form of Alaric.
Alastore m Italian
Italian form of Alastor.
Alavivo m Italian, Spanish
Italian and Spanish form of Alavivus.
Albachiara f Italian
Combination of Alba and Chiara. Use of this name is most likely influenced by the song 'Albachiara' by Vasco Rossi.
Albane f Basque (Rare), French
Basque and French feminine form of Albanus (see Alban).
Albanie f French (Archaic)
Feminine form of Alban.
Albéric m French
French form of Alberich. A known bearer of this name was the French composer Albéric Magnard (1865-1914).
Albertos m Galician, German (Hellenized)
Galician and older Greek form of Albert.
Albéry m French
Variant of Albéric (see also Aubry).
Albiero m Italian
Variant of Alberico.
Alboïn m French
French form of Alboin.
Alboino m Italian, Spanish
Italian and Spanish form of Alboin.
Alcandre m French
French form of Alkandros via Alcander.
Alcandro m Italian
Italian form of Alkandros via Alcander.
Alcea f Italian
Feminine form of Alceo.
Alceo m Italian, Galician, Spanish
Italian, Galician and Spanish form of Alcaeus.
Alceste f & m French, Italian
French and Italian masculine and feminine form of Alcestis.
Alcesti f Italian (Rare)
Italian form of Alcestis.
Alcidie f French
Feminine form of Alcide.
Alcione f Portuguese, Portuguese (Brazilian), Italian
Portuguese and Italian form of Alcyone. This name is borne by Brazilian samba singer Alcione Dias Nazareth.
Alcioneo m Italian, Spanish
Italian and Spanish form of Alcyoneus.
Alde m French (Archaic)
French form of Aldo.
Aldemar m Germanic, Dutch, German
Derived from Gothic alds (alt in Old High German) "old" combined with Old High German mâri "famous". The name might also be a metathesis of Adalmar.
Alderica f Italian
Feminine form of Alderico.
Alderich m German
German form of Alderic.
Alderico m Italian
Italian form of Aldric.
Aldobrando m Italian
Italian form of Aldebrand.
Aldrich m German
German form of Aldric.
Alduin m English, French, Popular Culture
English and French form of Aldwin. Alduin was a king of the Lombards in the 6th century AD.... [more]
Alearda f Italian
Feminine form of Aleardo.
Aleardo m Italian
Italian form of Adelardo.
Aleo m Italian, Spanish (Rare)
Italian and Spanish form of Aleus.
Alessandria f Italian
Italian form of Alexandria.
Alessiano m Italian
Italian form of Alexian.
Alesso m Italian
Variant of Alessio.