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.
Abdère m French (Rare)
French form of Abderos.
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.
Abélia f French (Rare), Hungarian
French and Hungarian form of Abelia.
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.
Abelle f French
French feminine form of Abel.
Abercio m Italian, Spanish
Italian and Spanish form of Abercius (see Aberkios).
Abigaël f Dutch, French
Dutch form of Abigail.
Abigaëlle f French
French form of Abigail.
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.
Abriele f & m Brazilian (Rare), Italian (Rare)
Italian form of Avriel and a Brazilian variant of Abrielle and Abriela.
Absalon m Danish (Rare), Faroese, Norwegian (Rare), Polish, Gascon, French (Archaic), French (Quebec, Archaic)
Polish, French, Gascon, Danish, Faroese and Norwegian form of Absalom.
Absolon m French
French 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.
Acace m French
French form of Akakios via Acacius.
Acacio m Galician, Italian
Galician and Italian form of Akakios.
Acaico m Italian
Italian form of Achaikos via Achaicus.
Acanthe m & f French (Rare)
French feminine and masculine form of Acantha.
Acario m Italian (Archaic)
From Latin acharis meaning "ungrateful". It is known because of Saint Acario di Noyon e Turnai.
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.
Actée m French
French form of Actaeus.
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.
Adalsinde f French
French form of Adalsinda.
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.
Adaucte m French
French form of Adauctus.
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.
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, Ancient 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.
Adelmo m Italian, Spanish (Latin American)
Derived from the Old High German name elements ath, which is of uncertain origin and meaning, and helm "helmet; protection".
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.
Adéodat m French
French form of Adeodatus.
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.
Admète m French
French form of Admetus.
Admeto m Italian (Rare), Portuguese (African, Rare), Theatre
Italian, Portuguese and Spanish form of Admetus.
Ado m Italian
Masculine form of Ada.
Adolphina f Dutch, German
Variant of Adolfina, influenced by the French Adolphine.
Adolphine f Dutch, French, German
French feminine form of Adolphe.
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.
Adraste m French
French form of Adrastus (see Adrastos).
Adrastée f French
French form of Adrasteia.
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.
Agadrème f French (Rare)
French variant of Angadrisma.
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), French (Rare), Swedish
French variant and Nordic and Latvian form of Agathe.
Agatella f Italian
Diminutive of Agata.
Agathange m French
French form of Agathangelos.
Agatina f Italian
Diminutive of Agata.
Agato m Italian
Masculine form of Agata.
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.
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.
Agénor m French
French form of Agenor.
Agenore m Italian
Italian form of Agenor.
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]
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]
Agricole m French
French form of Agricola.
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
Diminutive of Adélaïde.
Aïdan m French
French form of Aidan.
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.
Aima f French, Danish
Variant of Aimée.
Aimable f & m French (Archaic)
French form of Amabilis.
Aime m French (Anglicized), American (Rare)
Unaccented version of Aimé occasionally used in the USA in the early 20th century.
Aimeric m French, Lengadocian, Provençal, Gascon
French, Languedocian, Provençal and Gascon form of Emmerich.
Aimery m French (Archaic)
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, French, German
Basque, French and German feminine form of Albanus (see Alban).
Albanie f French (Rare)
Feminine form of Alban.
Albéric m French
French form of Alberic. 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.
Alcée m French
French form of Alcaeus.
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.
Alcida f French (Rare)
Feminine form of Alcide.
Alcidie f French
Feminine form of Alcide.
Alcime m French (Rare)
From the Latin alcimus meaning "valiant".
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.
Alcyonée m French
French form of Alcyoneus.
Alde m French (Archaic)
French form of Aldo.