WhatName: What is the meaning of my name?
"What is the meaning of my name?" is a common question people have when they visit our web site.Jafari - Egyptian name meaning "creek."
Jayel - Variant spelling of English Jael, meaning "chamois," "ibex," or "mountain goat."
Jonna - Variant spelling of English Johnna, meaning "God is gracious."
Jodie - Variant spelling of English Jody, meaning "Jewess" or "praised."
Ju - Chinese name meaning "chrysanthemum."
Jill - English short form of Roman Latin Jillian, meaning "descended from Jupiter (Jove)."
Lalita - Feminine form of Hindi Lalit, meaning "desirable" or "playful."
Jana - Feminine form of Latin Johan, meaning "God is gracious."
Jimena - Variant spelling of Spanish Ximena, meaning "hearkening."
Emygdio - Spanish form of Latin Emygdius, meaning "half-god, demigod."
Elkanah - Anglicized form of Hebrew Elqanah, meaning either "God has created" or "God has possessed." In the bible, this is the name of many characters, including one of the sons of Korah.
Enitan - African Yoruba name meaning "a person of story; renowned."
Elisheva - Variant spelling of Hebrew Eliysheba, meaning "God is my oath."
Eulia - Variant spelling of Latin Iulia, meaning "descended from Jupiter (Jove)."
Ebrahim - Persian form of Arabic Ibrahim, meaning "father of a multitude."
Ernust - Old German name derived from the vocabulary word eornost, meaning "battle (to the death), serious business."
Ealdgyth - Variant spelling of Anglo-Saxon Ealdgyð, meaning "old battle."
Ebby - Variant spelling of English Ebbie, meaning "stone of help."
Ewald - German name composed of the elements eo "law" and wald "power, ruler" hence "law power."
Eustorgius - Latin form of Greek Eustorgios, meaning "content."
Eelis - Finnish form of Hebrew Eliyah, meaning "the Lord is my God."
Adelfa - Variant spelling of Greek Adelpha, meaning "born of the same womb; sibling."
Pamelia - Elaborated form of English Pamela, meaning "all honey."
Iturrieta - Feminine form of Basque Iturri, meaning "fountain."
Fib - Scottish (Pictish) name meaning "poet." In legend, this is the name of a Pictish hero after whom the kingdom of Fib (later known as Fife) was named.
Ciycera - Hebrew name meaning "field of battle." In the bible, this is the name of a Canaanite general and enemy of the Israelites.
Hotaru - Japanese name meaning "firefly; lightning bug."
Olwin - Variant spelling of Welsh Olwen, meaning "footprint/track of the holy one."
Selima - Arabic name meaning "peaceful."
Anuja - Feminine form of Hindi Anuj, meaning "born after; younger."
Ortrun - German name composed of the elements ort "point" and rún "rune, secret," hence "point-rune."
Pericles - Latin form of Greek Perikles, meaning "surrounded by glory."
Daniya - Variant spelling of Hebrew Danya, meaning "judge."
Efa - Variant spelling of Hebrew unisex Efah, meaning "darkness" or "gloomy."
Daividh - Variant spelling of Scottish Gaelic Dàibhidh, meaning "beloved."
Artemisia - Feminine form of Latin Artemisius, meaning "safe and sound."
Eleazar - Anglicized form of Hebrew Elazar, meaning "God has helped." In the bible, this is the name of several characters, including a high priest son of Aaron.
Bent - Variant spelling of Danish Bendt, meaning "blessed."
Benet - Catalan form of Latin Benedictus, meaning "blessed."
Birgit - Short form of Scandinavian Birgitta, meaning "exalted one."
Bengta - Feminine form of Swedish Bengt, meaning "blessed."
Bukuroshe - Albanian name meaning "beauty."
Cyprianus - Latin name meaning "from Cyprus."
Hondo - Egyptian name meaning "war."
Sankar - Variant spelling of Hindi Shankar, meaning "makes good luck."
Nava - Hebrew name meaning "beautiful."
Adalfuns - Visigothic name composed of the Germanic elements adal "noble" and funs "ready," hence "noble and ready."
Matryona - Russian form of Latin Matrona, meaning "lady."
Isadora - Variant spelling of Latin Isidora, meaning "gift of Isis."
Carlton - Variant spelling of English Charlton, meaning "settlement of the free peasants."