Turkish Submitted Names

Turkish names are used in the country of Turkey, which is situated in western Asia and southeastern Europe. Turkey is part of the larger Muslim world. See also about Turkish names.
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Sonseray m & f Turkish
Setting moon
Sonyaz m & f Turkish
Means "the end of summer" from Turkish son meaning "last, the end" and yaz meaning "summer".
Suat m Turkish
Variant of Suad.
Şuayp m Turkish
A prophet that is sent to Midians, Jethro or Arabic Shuhaib.
Suer m Turkish
Brave soldier
Süfyan m Azerbaijani, Turkish
Azerbaijani and Turkish form of Sufian.
Sugül f Turkish
Combination of the names Su 1 and Gül.
Süha m Turkish
Turkish form of the Arabic given name Suha.
Şükran f Turkish
Means "gratitude, thankfulness, blessing" in Turkish.
Şükrü m Turkish
Derived from Turkish şükür meaning "gratitude, thankfulness", ultimately from Arabic شُكْرِيّ (šukriyy) "thankful".
Şükür m Azerbaijani, Turkish
Means "gratitude, thankfulness" in Azerbaijani and Turkish, ultimately from Arabic شُكْر (šukr).
Suley m Turkish
Diminutive of Suleyman.
Sultanah f Ottoman Turkish, Medieval Jewish
Ottoman Turkish equivalent of Hebrew name Malka or its Spanish translation Reina, both meaning "queen", popular in Jewish community
Sülü m Turkish
Diminutive of Süleiman.
Sümeyya f Turkish
Turkish form of Sumayya.
Sumru f & m Turkish
Means "tern" in Turkish.
Sündüs f Turkish
Turkish form of Sundus.
Süsen f Turkish
Turkish feminine name referring to either the iris or freesia flower.
Süyümbike f Turkish
Turkish name with the combination of Süyüm "Lovely" and Büke "Queen, Woman".
Süzgün f Turkish (Rare)
A word meaning pure, cleanest. The root of the word comes from the verb "to filter(in Turkish süz-".... [more]
Tajiddin m Turkish
Ancient name. ... [more]
Talha m Arabic, Turkish, Urdu, Bengali
Derived from Arabic طَلْح (ṭalḥ) meaning "fruit-bearing tree". This was the name of a companion of Muhammad.
Tamay f & m Turkish
Means "full moon" in Turkish.
Tamer m Turkish
Means "competent soldier" or "mannish, man of good qualities" in Turkish.
Tan m Turkish
Turkish
Tanaydin m & f Turkish
Derived from the Turkish tan meaning "dawn, daybreak" and aydın meaning "intellectual".
Tandoğan m Turkish
Means "born at dawn" in Turkish.
Tangül f Turkish
Means "dawn rose" in Turkish.
Tansu m & f Turkish
From Turkish tan meaning "dawn, daybreak" and su meaning "water".
Tardu m Turkish
Means "a light coming from darkness" in Turkish.
Tarkan m Turkish, Popular Culture
In the case of the Turkish popstar Tarkan, this name comes from a Turkish comic book character in the 1960's, which in turn comes from the name of an ancient Khazar king. Also, it was the title of a high-ranking military rank.... [more]
Taşdemir m Turkish (Rare)
Most likely a combination of words taş (from Old Turkic taş and Proto-Turkic *tāş) meaning "stone, rock, gem" and Demir, which is also used as a name, (from Old Turkic témir and Proto-Turkic *tämür) meaning "iron."... [more]
Tay m Turkish
Means "colt" in Turkish.
Tayfun m Turkish
Means "typhoon" in Turkish.
Tayfur m Turkish, Bashkir
Derived from Arabic طَيْفُور (ṭayfūr) meaning "(small) bird".
Tazen m Turkish (Modern, Rare)
Derived from Turkish taze meaning "new, fresh".
Temiz m & f Turkish
Means "clean" in Turkish.
Temren m Turkish
Means "pointy tip of a spear or arrow" in Turkish.
Teoman m Turkish, Bosnian (Rare)
Modern Turkish and Bosnian form of the Mongol name Tümen via its Chinese form Touman.... [more]
Tolgahan m Turkish
Combination of the given name Tolga and han, a variant of the Turkic title khan meaning "leader, ruler".
Tomader f Arabic, Turkish
Means "star" in Turkish.
Tomris f Turkish
Modern Turkish form of Tomyris.
Toprak m Turkish
The name has various meanings such as "soil", "earth", "ground", "clay", "land", "country" and "territory"; first known appearence found in Divan-i Lugati't-Türk, 1073, written in Karahan Turkic by Mahmud Kashgari.
Töre m & f Turkish
Means "custom, morals" in Turkish.
Tören m & f Turkish
Means "ceremony, celebration" in Turkish.
Toros m Turkish
A mountain complex in southern Turkey, separating the Mediterranean coastal region of southern Turkey from the central Anatolian Plateau, no relation with Armenian name Toros, has relation with medieval name Taurus meaning bull.
Tosun m Turkish
Means "bull" in Turkish.
Towşan f Turkish
Means "rabbit, hare" in Turkmen.
Tufan m Turkish
Means "deluge, storm" in Turkish, ultimately from Arabic طُوفَان (ṭūfān).
Tülin f Turkish
Means "the halo around the moon" in Turkish.
Tuna m & f Turkish
Turkish name for the Danube River.
Tunahan m Turkish
Turkish name with the combination of Tuna and han meaning "khan".
Tuncer m Turkish
Composed from Turkish tunç ''bronze'' and er "brave; man".
Tunga m Turkish
Mostly known as a name of Alp Er Tunga who is is a mythical hero and one of the great leader in old Turkish history and Turkic literature. He is mentioned as a khan of Saka (Scythia)... [more]
Turaç m & f Turkish
Means "francolin" in Turkish.
Turan m & f Azerbaijani, Kyrgyz (Rare), Turkish, Persian
Derived from Turan, the name of a historical region in Central Asia. It is of Iranian origin, as the region was originally inhabited by nomadic Iranian peoples. The name is traditionally said to mean "the land of Tur", though not all linguists agree with that... [more]
Turhan m & f Turkish, Albanian
Turkish masculine name; meaning unknown. It is also occasionally used as a feminine name, as was the case of Turhan Hatice, wife of Sultan Ibrahim I of the Ottoman Empire.
Türkuvaz m & f Turkish
Means "cyan" in Turkish.
Tuti f Ottoman Turkish
Means "parrot", derived from Persian.
Tuvana f Ottoman Turkish, Turkish
From old Persian, meaning strong
Üçgül f Turkish
Means "clover" in Turkish.
Uğurcan m & f Turkish
Derived from uğur meaning "luck" and can meaning "soul".
Uilyam m Russian, Belarusian, Ukrainian, Turkish
Russian, Belarusian, Ukrainian and Turkish form of William (following phonetic rendering of the English pronunciation).
Ülker f & m Turkish
Name referring to the Pleiades.
Umay f Turkish
Umay is ancient turkic mentioned in the first written documents of turkic languages, that is, orkhon inscriptions. Umay is a female spirit that protects babies and baby animals in Turkic mythology. It also means bringer of luck and abundance.
Ümmî f Ottoman Turkish
From Arabic umm meaning "mother".
Ümmü f Turkish
More modern variant of Ümmî.
Ümmühan f Turkish
Derived from the Arabic أم ('umm) meaning "mother" and خان‎ (khan) meaning "khan, ruler".
Ümmüseleme f Turkish
Turkish form of Arabic name (kunya) Umm Salama, meaning "mother of Salama". Umm Salama Hind bint Abi Umayya was one of Muhammad's wives. Ümmüseleme Sultan was a daughter of Ahmed III (1673 - 1736).
Ünlü f & m Turkish
Means "famous" in Turkish.
Ünsal f Turkish
Etymology uncertain, it may be from the Turkish ün meaning "reputation, fame" and salmak meaning "set free, release, dispatch, send".
Ünver m & f Turkish
Derived from ün meaning "reputation, fame" and ver meaning "truth".
Urooj f & m Persian, Turkish
Urooj is a Persian and Turkish unisex name, meaning "rising, mounting, exaltation, ascension". A famous bearer of this name is Oruç Reis (c. 1474–1518), a Barbary pirate.
Üstün m Turkish
excellent/above in turkish
Uður m & f Turkish
luck,talisman,fortune
Utkan m Turkish
Possibly a variant of Utku.
Üveyiz m Turkish
Turkish form of Uwais.
Uygar m & f Turkish
Means "civilised" in Turkish.
Uysal f Turkish
Means "submissive" in Turkish.
Uzay m & f Turkish
Means "space" in Turkish.
Üzeyir m Turkish, Azerbaijani
Turkish and Azerbaijani form of Uzair.
Üzüm m & f Turkish
Means "grapes" in Turkish.
Vahap m Turkish
Turkish form of Wahab.
Varlik m & f Turkish
Means "asset, wealth" in Turkish.
Veda f Turkish
Means "leave, farewell, valedictory" in Turkish.
Vefa m Turkish
Means "loyalty" in Turkish.
Vehbi m Turkish, Albanian
Turkish and Albanian form of Wahab.
Veli m & f Turkish
From Turkish veli meaning "guardian".
Velid m Turkish
Turkish form of Walid
Verda f Turkish
Turkish form of Warda.
Vergin m Turkish
Meaning:... [more]
Veysel m Turkish
The name is derived from Arabic Uwais al-Qarani, the name of the first Islamic mystic. His name is rendered in Turkish as Veysel Karani.
Vildan f & m Turkish, Bashkir, Bosnian
Derived from Arabic وِلْدَان‏ (wildān) meaning "children". It is also a Bashkir variant transcription of Uyildan, of the same origin.
Vuslat f Ottoman Turkish
From Ottoman Turkish vuslat (taken from the Arabic language) - "reunion with the beloved".
Yadigar m & f Turkish
A memory, someone or something that reminds of someone or something. Persian origin.
Yagmur f & m Turkish, Uzbek, Turkmen, Kazakh, Tajik, Azerbaijani
Variant of Yağmur (Turkish, Azerbaijani), Yag'mur (Uzbek), or Ýagmyr (Turkmen).
Yahiya m & f Arabic, Urdu, Bengali, Persian, Turkish
Variant or feminine form of Yahya.
Yakut f Turkish
Means "ruby" in Turkish.
Yalim m Turkish
Means "sharp edge of a blade" in Turkish. Also means "fire, flame, blaze".
Yaman m Turkish
Yaman Candar is a famous bearer.
Yanar m Turkish
Means "on fire" in Turkish, derived from the word yangin meaning "fire".
Yaprak f Turkish
Means "leaf" in Turkish.
Yaşam m & f Turkish
Means "life" in Turkish.
Yaşin m & f Turkish
Former Turkish people coming from Central Asia calls lightning as YAŞIN.... [more]
Yason m Russian, Turkish, Ukrainian
Russian and Ukrainian form of Jason, as well as a Turkish variant form of İason.
Yavuz Selim m Turkish
Combination of Yavuz and Salim, given in honour of Sultan Selim I (1470-1520) of the Ottoman Empire, who was nicknamed Selim the Grim.
Yazgül f Turkish, Azerbaijani
Means "summer rose" from Turkish and Azerbaijani yaz meaning "summer" and gül meaning "rose".
Yazgülü f Turkish
Means "rose of summer", derived from Turkish yaz meaning "summer" and gül meaning "rose".
Yegâne f Turkish
Turkish form of Yeganeh.
Yeliz f Turkish
Famous bearer: Turkish actress Yeliz Akkaya... [more]
Yemena f Turkish, Arabic
In Turkish origin the name means “beautiful” it’s a common name in turkey ... [more]
Yener m Turkish
1. The new soldier "yeni er" pronounced "yener"... [more]
Yeniay f Turkish
Feminine name meaning "new moon", from the etymological elements yeni meaning "new, young, recent, fresh" and the common feminine name ending ay, meaning "moon".
Yeremya m Turkish, Azerbaijani
Turkish and Azerbaijani form of Jeremiah.
Yetkin f & m Turkish
Yetkin is a modern Turkish name which means:... [more]
Yiğitcan m Turkish
Derived from yiğit meaning "heroic" and can meaning "soul, spirit".
Yıldıray m Turkish
Means "shining moon", derived from Turkic yuldura meaning "to shine" combined with ay "moon, month".
Yörük m Turkish
Means "nomad" in Turkish.
Yosma f Turkish (Archaic)
Orjinal Meaning of Yosma is beautiful lady in Turkish Language.But today its mean to Scarlet Women.
Yosun f Turkish
Means "moss" in Turkish.
Yücel m & f Turkish
Means "sublime" in Turkish.
Yüksel m & f Turkish
Means "rise!" in Turkish.
Yurdagül f Turkish
Derived from Turkish yurda meaning "home" and gül meaning "rose".
Yurdanur m & f Turkish
Derived from Turksih yurda meaning "home" and nur meaning "light".
Zackeriya m Arabic, Turkish
Modern spelling of Zakariyya or Zekeriya influenced by some English forms of that name.
Zekhi m Turkish, English
Diminutive of Hezekiah or variant of Zeki.
Zekir m Turkish
Variant of Zakir.
Zelimhan m Azerbaijani, Turkish (Rare)
Azerbaijani and Turkish form of Zelimkhan.
Zengin m Turkish
Means "rich" in Turkish.
Zerda f Turkish
Derives for the tree name 'Zerdali'
Zernişan f Turkish
Means "ornament, ornamental" in Turkish.
Zerren m & f Turkish
Means "golden" in Turkish.
Zerrin f Turkish
Directly taken from Turkish zerrin "golden, gold-plated, made of gold" and, by extension, also "jonquil; daffodil; Poet's Daffodil, Narcissus poeticus".
Zeyni f Ottoman Turkish
Possibly from Arabic zayn which means "beauty".
Zuhal f Arabic, Turkish
Variant of Zohal.
Zühra f Turkish (Rare)
Turkish form of Zuhra.
Zühre f Turkish
Turkish form of Zuhra.
Zülfiye f Turkish
Derived from Persian زلف‎ (zolf) meaning "curl, tress", a cognate of Zulfiya and Zolfia.
Zülüf f Turkish
Derived from Turkish zülüf, meaning "lovelock".
Zumrut f Turkish
Means "jade (color)" in Turkish.