WhatName: What is the meaning of my name?

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Lovel - Variant spelling of English Lovell, meaning "little wolf."
Liqin - Chinese name meaning "beautiful zither."
Lo - Chinese name meaning "net." Also spelled Luo.
Ludo - Short form of Latin Ludovic, meaning "famous warrior."
Lilian - English name derived from Latin Liliana, meaning "lily."
Layacna - Chamoru unisex name meaning"his/her sail."
Lilja - Icelandic form of Latin Liliana, meaning "lily."
Lena -  Pet form of English Eleanor, meaning "foreign; the other."
Livio - Italian form of Roman Latin Livius, possibly meaning "bluish."
Ludovic - Short form of Latin Ludovicus, meaning "famous warrior."
Luvinia - English variant spelling of Latin Lavinia, possibly meaning "purity." 
Lenore - Variant spelling of Latin Lenora, meaning "foreign; the other."
Shahir - Arabic name meaning "renowned."
Lydia - Greek name meaning "of Lydia." In the bible, this is the name of a woman who was converted to Christianity by Paul.
Ludwik - Polish form of German Ludwig, meaning "famous warrior."
Hiro - Japanese unisex name meaning 1) "abundant," 2) "generous, tolerant," or 3) "prosperous." 
Liwanu - Native American Miwok name meaning "growl of a bear."
Loída - Spanish form of Greek Lois, possibly meaning "agreeable."
Lot - Greek form of Hebrew Lowt, meaning "covering, veil." In the bible, this is the name of a nephew of Abraham and father of Moab.
Leslie - Scottish surname transferred to unisex forename use, from the place name Lesslyn in Aberdeenshire which got its name from Gaelic leas cuilinn, meaning "garden of hollies."
Lupus - Latin name derived from the word lupus, meaning "wolf."
Andrew - Anglicized form of Greek Andreas, meaning "man; warrior." In the bible, this is the name of an apostle of Christ and brother to Simon Peter. He is said to have been crucified at Patrae in Archaia. 
Larssi - Finnish form of Scandinavian Lars, meaning "laurel."
Liviu - Romanian form of Roman Latin Livius, possibly meaning "bluish."
Lynna - English elaborated form of Welsh Lynn, meaning "lake."
Luka - Hawaiian and Russian form of Greek Loukas, meaning "from Lucania."
Loki - Old Norse name, possibly derived from the root *leug, meaning "to break." In mythology, this is the name of a god of mischief and foster brother of Odin, described as the contriver of all fraud.
Llorenç - Catalan form of Roman Latin Laurentius, meaning "of Laurentum."
Logmar - Old Norse name composed of the elements log "laws" and -mar from *mariR "famous, renowned," hence "famous laws." 
Lesly - Variant spelling of English unisex Lesley, meaning "garden of hollies."
Linh - Vietnamese name meaning "spring."
Lebbaios - Greek name meaning "man of heart." In the bible, this is another name for Jude, one of the twelve apostles.
Lynne - Variant spelling of Welsh Lynn, meaning "lake."
Lalo - Pet form of Spanish Eduardo, meaning "guardian of prosperity."
Lígia - Portuguese form of Greek Ligeia, meaning "clear-toned" or "shrill whistling voice."
Lux - English unisex name derived from the Latin word lux, meaning "light."
Lertxun - Basque name meaning "aspen."
Leeba -   Variant spelling of Hebrew Liba, meaning "heart."
Louise - Feminine form of French Louis, meaning"famous warrior." 
Lur - Basque name meaning "earth."
Loyd - Variant spelling of Welsh Lloyd, meaning "gray-haired." 
Liberius - Ancient Roman name derived from the Latin word liber, meaning "free."
Lommán - Variant spelling of Irish Gaelic Lomán, meaning "little bare one." 
Lorrie - Variant spelling of English Lorri, meaning "land of the people of Lothar."
Louvel - Old Norman French byname derived from a diminutive form of the word lou "wolf," hence "little wolf."
Leandra - Feminine form of Latin Leander, meaning "lion-man." 
Lana -   Hawaiian name meaning "afloat; calm as still waters."
Engjell - Albanian name meaning "angel."
Engin - Turkish name meaning "vast."
Eighnachan - Variant spelling of Irish Gaelic Eighneachan, possibly meaning "man of force."