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Yiddish names. Yiddish male and female names

Aizik - Yiddish form of Hebrew Yitzchak, meaning "he willlaugh." 
Anshel - Yiddish pet form of Hebrew Asher, meaning "happy."
Arke - Yiddish form of Hebrew Aharown, meaning "light-bringer."
Avrom - Variant spelling of Yiddish Avrum, meaning "father of a multitude." 
Avrum - Yiddish form of Hebrew Avraham, meaning "father of a multitude." 
Benesh - Yiddish form of Latin Benedictus, meaning "blessed." 
Ber - Yiddish name derived from German baer, meaning "bear." It is often paired with Dov--for example, Ber Dov, Dovber--which also means "bear" in Hebrew and has been borne by many rabbis and Zionists.
Chaskel - Yiddish form of Hebrew Yechezkel (English Ezekiel), meaning "God will strengthen."
Chatzkel - Variant spelling of Yiddish Chaskel, meaning "God will strengthen."
Dovid - Yiddish form of Hebrew David, meaning "beloved."
Eizik - Yiddish form of Hebrew Yitzchak, meaning "he will laugh."
Elkan - Yiddish form of Hebrew Elqanah, meaning either "God has created" or "God has possessed."
Elya - Yiddish form of Hebrew Eliyahu, meaning "the Lord is my God."
Faivish - Variant spelling of Yiddish Feibush, meaning "shining one." 
Fayvel - Variant spelling of Yiddish Feivel, meaning "shining one."
Feibush -  Variant form of Yiddish Feivel, meaning "shining one."
Feivel - Yiddish form of Latin Phoebus, meaning "shining one."
Feiwel - Variant spelling of Yiddish Feivel, meaning "shining one."
Fishel - Yiddish name meaning "little fish."
Fishke - Variant spelling of Yiddish Fishel, meaning "little fish."
Gavrel - Yiddish form of Hebrew Gabriyel, meaning "man of God" or "warrior of God."
Herschel - Variant spelling of Yiddish Hershel, meaning "deer."
Hersh - Yiddish name meaning "deer."
Hershel - Pet form of Yiddish Hersh, meaning "deer."
Heshel - Variant spelling of Yiddish Heschel, meaning "deer."
Hirsh - Variant spelling of Yiddish Hersh, meaning "deer."
Hirshel - Pet form of Yiddish Hirsh, meaning "deer."
Hyman -   Variant spelling of Latin Hymen, meaning "bridal song" or "wedding song."
Hymie - Pet form of Yiddish Hyman, meaning "life."
Iser - Variant spelling of Yiddish Isser, meaning "God prevails" or "contender; soldier of God."
Isser - Yiddish form of Hebrew Yisrael, meaning "God prevails" or "contender; soldier of God."
Issur - Yiddish form of Hebrew Yisrael, meaning "God prevails" or "contender; soldier of God."
Itzik - Yiddish form of Hebrew Yitzchak, meaning "he will laugh." 
Kapel - Yiddish diminutive form of Hebrew Yaaqob, meaning "supplanter."
Koppel - Yiddish pet form of Hebrew Yaaqob, meaning "supplanter."
Kuzmir - Yiddish form of Polish Kazimierz, meaning "commands peace."
Lazer - Yiddish form of Hebrew Elazar, meaning "my God has helped."
Lemel - Yiddish name meaning "little lamb; meek."
Liber -   Roman name meaning "to be free or liberal." In mythology, this is the name of a god of revelry and the intoxicating effect of wine. His Greek name is Dionysos.
Lieber - Yiddish name meaning "beloved."
Mashel - Yiddish form of Hebrew Asher, meaning "happy."
Mendel - Yiddish name derived from Hebrew Menashsheh, meaning "comforter."
Moishe - Yiddish form of Hebrew Moshe, meaning "drawn out."
Mordche - Yiddish form of Hebrew Mordekay, meaning "devotee of Marduk (Mars)" or "little man."
Motel - Pet form of Yiddish Mordche, meaning "devotee of Marduk." 
Motke - Pet form of Yiddish Mordche, meaning "devotee of Marduk." 
Seff - Variant spelling of Yiddish Zeff, meaning "wolf."
Sekel - Pet form of Yiddish Eizik, meaning "he will laugh." 
Selig - Yiddish name meaning "happy."
Sender - Yiddish form of English Alexander, meaning "defender of mankind."
Shimmel - Yiddish pet form of Hebrew Shimown, meaning "hearkening."
Sroel - Variant spelling of Yiddish Srol, meaning "God prevails" or "contender; soldier of God."
Teivel - Yiddish name meaning "devil."
Tevye - Yiddish form of Hebrew Tobiah, meaning "God is good."
Velvel - Yiddish name meaning "wolf."
Yudel - Yiddish form of Hebrew Yehuwdah, meaning "praised," or Yehuwdiy, meaning "Jew." 
Yussel - Yiddish pet form of Hebrew Yowceph, meaning "(God) shall add (another son)." 
Zeff - Yiddish form of Hebrew Zev, meaning "wolf."
Zindel - Yiddish name meaning "son, sonny."
Zusmann - Yiddish form of German Süssmann, meaning "sweet man."

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