WhatName: What is the meaning of my name?

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Wakhashem - Egyptian name meaning "little fool."
Shakir - Arabic name meaning "thankful."
Saturnino - Italian, Portuguese and Spanish form of Roman Latin Saturninus, possibly meaning "to sow."
Sachairi - Scottish form of Greek Zacharias, meaning "whom Jehovah remembered."
Prakash - Hindi name meaning "light."
Essua - Spanish form of Hebrew Yehowshuwa (English Joshua), meaning "God is salvation."
Reijo - Finnish form of Greek Gregorios, meaning "watchful; vigilant."
Cadassi - Chamoru name meaning "to have something of the sea."
Audrina - Elaborated form of English Audrey, meaning "noble strength."
Gui - Chinese name meaning "honored" or "noble."
Nosh - Native American Algonquin name meaning "father."
Balarama - Hindi myth name of the elder brother of Sri Krishna, composed of the Sanskrit elements bala "strength" and rama "pleasing," hence "strongly pleasing."
Quetzalxochitl - Nahuatl name meaning "precious flower; queen."
Amaranto - Spanish name derived from Latin Amaranthus, meaning "unfading."
Amlethus - Latin form of Anglo-Saxon Amleþ, possibly meaning "heavy" or "the dullard."
Wiebe - Pet form of German names containing theelement -wig, meaning "battle, fight, war."
Witashnah - Native American Sioux name meaning "virginal."
Waheeda - Variant spelling of Arabic Wahida, meaning "unique."
Aki - Japanese unisex name meaning: 1) "autumn" 2) "bright" 3) "sparkle." Compare with strictly masculine Aki.
Wmffre - Welsh form of English Humphrey, meaning "giant peace."
Cadán - Variant spelling of Irish Cathán, meaning "little battle."
Coby - Unisex pet form of Dutch Jacoba and Jacobus, meaning "supplanter."
Sal - Short form of English Sally, meaning "noble lady, princess." Compare with masculine Sal.
Kishan - Modern form of Hindi Krishna, meaning "the black" and "the blue."
Gunner - Danish variant spelling of Scandinavian Gunnar, meaning "soldier, warrior."
Jaakko - Variant spelling of Finnish Jaako, meaning "supplanter."
Mandip - Variant spelling of Hindi Mandeep, meaning "light of the mind."
Concetta - Italian form of Spanish Concepción, meaning "conception."
Cadhla - Irish name meaning "beautiful."
Wioletta - Polish form of Latin Viola, meaning "violet color" or "violet flower."
Doreen -   Anglicized form of Gaelic Doireann, meaning "sullen." 
Concepta - Latin form of Spanish Concepción, meaning "conception."
Damayanti - Hindi name meaning "subduing." In mythology, this is the name of a princess who fell in love with Nala (who was addicted to gambling) simply from hearing about his wonderful virtues and accomplishments.
Hadia - Feminine form of Arabic Hadi, meaning "guide to righteousness."
Etan - Variant spelling of Hebrew Eitan, meaning "enduring, long-lived." 
Adnet - Medieval French form of Hebrew Adam, meaning "earth" or "red." It is now a surname.
Worknesh - African Amharic name meaning "you are like gold."
Gunnhildr - Old Norse name composed of the elements gunnr "war" and hildr "battle," hence "war-battle."
Zhong - Chinese name meaning 1) "accumulate, concentrate," 2) "agreeable, likeable," 3) "between, middle; second," and 4) cherished."
Bradley - English habitational surname transferred to forename use, composed of the Old English elements brád "broad" and leah "meadow, woodland clearing," broad meadow."
Bjartr - Old Norse name derived from the word bjartr, meaning "bright."
Christa - Contracted form of Latin Christina, meaning "believer" or "follower of Christ."
Wido - Medieval Latin name derived from the Germanic word wīt, meaning "wide."
Gowg - Hebrew name meaning "mountain." In the bible, this is the name of a son of Shemaiah and the name of the prophetic prince of the land of Magog. 
Wen - Chinese unisex name meaning 1) "warm," or 2)"refined."
Cade - English surname transferred to forename use, originally a byname for someone or something "round and lumpy."
Zacchaeus - Latin form of Greek Zakchaios, meaning "clean, innocent." In the bible, this is the name of a tax collector. 
Takashi - Japanese name meaning "elevated; praiseworthy."
Melody - English name derived from the vocabulary word, meaning "melody."
Mimoza - Albanian name meaning "mimosa," a tree and plant name. The mimosa is also called the sensitive plant, and sleeping plant. The name derives from the Latin word mimus, meaning "to imitate." It was given this name because of the way it folds its leaves when touched.