WhatName: What is the meaning of my name?

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Keoki - Hawaiian form of English George, meaning "earth-worker, farmer."
Kamboja - Hindi form of Persian Kambujiya, probably meaning "handsome king." This was the name of an ancient Cambodian warrior king who won the Divine Sword from king Kuvalashava of Kosala.
Kang - Chinese name meaning "well-being."
Kerberos - Greek name meaning "demon of the pit." In mythology, this is the name of thethree-headed dog that guards the entrance to Hades. 
Kemina - Variant of Basque Kemena, meaning "courage, vigor."
Emygdio - Spanish form of Latin Emygdius, meaning "half-god, demigod."
Linn -   English short form of Latin Linnaea, meaning "twin flower." 
Jed - Short form of English Jedidiah, meaning "beloved of God" or "friend of God."
Kgosi - African Tswana name meaning "chief, king."
Kallistrates - Variant form of Greek Kallistratos, meaning "beauty-army."
Gulzar - Hindi unisex name meaning "garden of flowers."
Claramond - German name meaning "bright protector." 
Krishna - Hindi myth name of an incarnation of Vishnu, meaning "the black" and "the blue."
Khachig - Variant spelling of Armenian Khatchig, meaning "little cross."
Klaes - Frisian form of Greek Nikolaos, meaning "victor of the people."
Kolur - Icelandic form of Old Norse Kolr, meaning "black, coal."
Kreszenz - Short form of German Kreszentia, meaning "to spring up, grow, thrive."
Karmiy - Hebrew name meaning "a vinedresser" or "my vineyard." In the bible, this is the name of a Judaite, father of Achan, and the name of the fourth son of Reuben.
Shun - Chinese unisex name meaning "smooth." In mythology, this is the name of a mystical ruler.
Doug - Short form of English Douglas, meaning "black stream."
Kiaran - Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Ciarán, meaning "little black one."
Kalevi - From Finnish Kaleva, meaning either "heroic, magnificent" or "smith."
Keme - Native American Algonquin name meaning "secret."
Aeronwen - Welsh name popularly translated aeron "berries" and gwen "white," yielding "white berries," but the first element is more likely to have come from the name of a Celtic goddess of war, Aeron, meaning "carnage, slaughter," hence "white slaughter." 
Kató - Pet form of Hungarian Katalin, meaning "pure."
Kacey - Variant spelling of English Casey, meaning "she who entangles men."
Kole - Variant spelling of English Cole, meaning "coal-black, swarthy."
Kristján - Icelandic form of Greek Christianos, meaning "believer" or "follower of Christ."
Kjerstin - Norwegian and Swedish form of Latin Christina, meaning "believer" or "follower of Christ."
Kweku - African Akan name meaning "born on Wednesday."
Allana - Variant spelling of English Alana, possibly meaning "little rock." 
Knkoush - Armenian name meaning "tender."
Silver - English unisex name meaning "silver," which may refer to either the precious metal or the color.
Kian - Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Cian, meaning "ancient, distant."
Anneliese - German compound name composed of French Anne "favor; grace" and Liese "God is my oath."
Käthe - Pet form of German Kätharina, meaning "pure."
Akhil - Hindi name meaning"complete."
Kaiaphas - Greek form of Aramaic Qayyafa ("depression"), meaning "as comely." In the New Testament bible, this is the name of a high priest of the Jews. 
Klemes - Greek form of Latin Clement, meaning "gentle and merciful." In the bible, this is the name of a companion of Paul.
Kyrylo - Ukrainian form of Greek Kyrillos, meaning "lord."
Reah - Variant spelling of Greek Rhea, meaning "ease, flow."
Karni - Hebrew unisex name meaning "my horn," a symbol of strength. Also spelled Carni.
Abena - African Akan name meaning "born on Tuesday."
Azura - Variant spelling of English Azure, meaning "sky blue."
Athanasia -   Feminine form of Greek Athanasios, meaning "immortal."
Karolis - Lithuanian form of Latin Carolus, meaning "man."
Krzysztof - Polish form of Greek Christophoros, meaning "Christ-bearer." 
Keren-hapuch - Variant spelling of English Keren-happuch, meaning "horn of antimony," a black paint used for eye-shadow.
Panya - Egyptian name meaning "mouse."
Kesed - Hebrew name meaning "increase." In the bible, this is the name of the 4th son of Nahor. Chesed is the Anglicized form.