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Names starting with B

Bakkhos -  Variant spelling of Greek Bakchos, meaning "noisy, riotous."
Besiana - Variant spelling of Albanian Besijana, meaning "oath."
Brennan - Irish surname transferred to forename use, from an Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Braonáin, "descendant of Braonán," hence "little drop." 
Boipuso - African Sotho name meaning "freedom; independence."
Bojan - Serbian and Slovene form of Slavic Boian, meaning "warrior."
Baqir - Arabic name meaning "to rip open."
Béatrice - French form of Latin Viatrix, meaning "voyager (through life)."
Beate - German name derived from Latin beatus, meaning "blessed." 
Benzecry - Hebrew patronymic name meaning "son of Zechariah."
Boiany - Ukrainian form of Slavic Boian, meaning "warrior."
Brychan - Welsh myth name of the father of Eleri, derived from the word brych, meaning "pied, spotted, speckled." 
Bryan - English surname transferred to forename use, derived from Irish Brian, meaning "high hill."
Bethel - Anglicized form of Hebrew Beth-El, meaning "house of God." In the bible, this is the name of an ancient city of the Canaanites, later of the Benjamites. 
Benny - Pet form of English Benjamin "son of the right hand" and Benedict "blessed."
Buppha - Thai name meaning "flower."
Benignus - Late Latin name meaning "kind."
Bettina -   Elaborated form of English Betty, meaning "God is my oath."
Boleslava - Feminine form of Slavic Boleslav, meaning "large glory." In use by the Russians.
Bréanainn - Old Irish Gaelic name, meaning "prince."
Bärbel - German form of Greek Barbara, meaning"foreign; strange."
Bardawulf - Old German equivalent of Anglo-Saxon Bertulf, meaning "bright wolf." 
Batur - Turkish form of Mongolian Baatar, meaning "warrior."
Bilal - Arabic name meaning "moistening." 
Biagino - Pet form of Italian Biagio, meaning "talks with a lisp."
Bernát - Hungarian form of Old High German Bernhard, meaning "bold as a bear."
Baldhild - Old High German name composed of the elements bald "bold, brave" and hild "battle," hence "bold battle."
Blanche - French name meaning"white." 
Bella - Latin name derived from the word bella, meaning "beautiful." It is the feminine form of masculine bello, meaning "handsome." 
Basir - Arabic name meaning "wise."
Bubu - Egyptian name meaning "gives light."
Betuel - Variant spelling of English Bethuel, meaning "God destroys" or "man of God."
Beth - Short form of English Elizabeth, meaning "God is my oath." 
Baldovino - Italian form of Old High German Baldawin, meaning "brave friend."
Betsy - Pet form of English Elizabeth, meaning "God is my oath."
Burke - Variant spelling of German Burk, meaning "castle, fort, protection."
Barbary - Medieval English form of Greek Barbara, meaning "foreign; strange."
Bryce - Scottish form of Welsh Brychan, meaning "pied, spotted, speckled." 
Bryant - English surname transferred to forename use, derived from Irish Brian, meaning "high hill."
Bjorn - Old Norse name derived from the word bjorn, meaning "bear."
Bentley - English surname transferred to forename use, derived from the name of various places composed of the Old English elements beonet, "bent grass" and lēah "clearing, meadow" hence "bent grass meadow."
Bernie - Pet form of English Bernard, meaning "bold as a bear."
Breno - Portuguese form of Celtic Brennus, meaning "king."
Basma - Arabic name meaning "smile."
Basmat - Variant spelling of Hebrew Bosmat, meaning "spice" or "sweet smelling."
Bas - Short form of English Basil, meaning "king" or "basil (the herb)."
Bice - Pet form of Italian Beatrice, meaning "voyager (through life)."
Bernt - Variant spelling of Low German Bernd, meaning "bold as a bear."
Bes - Egyptian myth name of a dwarf god, meaning "brings joy."
Ba - Vietnamese name meaning "three; third."
Bethany - Anglicized form of Greek Bethania, meaning "house of dates" or "house of misery." In the bible, this is the name of a place near Jerusalem where Jesus stayed during the Holy Week.
Bolek - Pet form of Polish Bolesław, meaning "large glory."
Berkant - Turkish name meaning "solid oath."
Bastiaan - Short form of Dutch Sebastiaan, meaning "from Sebaste."
Bea - Short form of English Beatrix, meaning "voyager (through life)." 
Beatie - Pet form of English Beatrix, meaning "voyager (through life)." 
Beorhtwulf - Anglo-Saxon name composed of the Old English elements beorht "bright" and wulf "wolf," hence "bright wolf."
Beaumains - In Arthurian legend, this is a name given to Gareth by Sir Kay, meaning "beautiful Hands." 
Biorna - Gaelic name of Nordic origin, meaning "bear."
Branimir - Bulgarian name composed of the Slavic elements bron "protection" and mir "peace," hence "protector of peace." Also in use by the Croatians and Slovenians.
Berthe - French form of German Bertha, meaning "bright."
Barka - Pet form of Czech Barbora, meaning"foreign; strange."
Bogoslav - Slavic name composed of the elements bog "god" and slav "glory," hence "God-glory."
Barabal - Scottish form of Greek Barbara, meaning"foreign; strange."
Bárbara - Portuguese form of Greek Barbara, meaning"foreign; strange."
Barbe - French form of Greek Barbara, meaning"foreign; strange."
Barkarna - Basque name meaning "lonely."
Betrys - Welsh form of Latin Viatrix, meaning "voyager (through life)."
Bartolomeu - Galician-Portuguese form of Latin Bartolomaeus, meaning "son of Talmai."
Beáta - Hungarian name derived from Latin beatus, meaning "blessed." 
Bunty - English name, probably derived from an old nursery rhyme about "babybunting."
Bronwen - Variant spelling of Welsh Brongwyn, meaning "fair-breasted." 
Brianna - Feminine form of Irish Brian, meaning "high hill."
Beta - English name derived from the second letter of the Greek alphabet, beta, related to Hebrew bet, meaning "house." 
Brunhild - Old High German form of Old Norse Brynhildr, meaning "armored warrior woman." 
Bent - Variant spelling of Danish Bendt, meaning "blessed."
Batildis - Variant spelling of Latin Bathildis, meaning "fight-battle."
Bakar - Basque name meaning "alone."
Blaž - Slovene form of Latin Blasius, meaning "talks with a lisp."
Bogumila - Feminine form of Slavic Bogumil, meaning "God-favor."
Beverley -  English surname transferred to forename use, derived from the name of a place in Humberside composed of the Old English elements beofor "beaver" and lēac "stream," hence "beaver stream." The feminine form of the name is spelled without the second "e"--Beverly.
Brogan - Irish surname transferred to unisex forename use, from an Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Brógáin, meaning "descendant of Brógán," hence "little shoe."
Baruch - Anglicized form of Hebrew Baruwk, meaning "blessed." In the bible, this is the name of several characters, including a faithful attendant of Jeremiah to whom the apocryphal Book of Baruch is ascribed.
Bihotz - Basque name meaning "heart."
Bitxi - Basque name meaning "gem."
Boudicca - Variant spelling of Celtic Boudica, meaning "victory."
Brava - Esperanto name meaning "brave."
Bruce - Scottish surname transferred to forename use, possibly meaning "woods; thicket." It was originally a Norman French baronial name but the exact location from which it was derived has not been identified and the number of possibilities are numerous. In use by the English.
Ben-owniy - Hebrew name meaning "son of my sorrow." In the bible, this is the name given to Benjamin by his mother Rachel as she died giving birth to him.
Bezaleel - Anglicized form of Hebrew Betsalel, meaning "in the shadow." In the bible, this is the name of a son of Uri who was one of the architects of the tabernacle, and the name of an Israelite. 
Bianca - Italian form of French Blanche, meaning "white." 
Brett - English unisex name meaning, "aBreton."
Bente - Feminine form of Danish Bendt, meaning "blessed."
Bacchus - Latin form of Greek Bakchos, meaning "noisy, riotous." In Roman mythology, this is a name applied to Dionysos (Roman Liber), a god of revelry and the intoxicating power of wine. 
Belinde - Danish form of Old High German Belinda, possibly meaning "bright serpent" or "bright linden tree."
Bartholomaios - Greek form of Aramaic bar-Talmai, meaning "son of Talmai." In the New Testament bible, this is the name of one of the twelve apostles.
Bożena - Feminine form of Polish Bożydar, meaning "divine gift."
Beth-el - Variant spelling of Hebrew Beyth-El, meaning "house of God." In the bible, this is the name of an ancient city of the Canaanites, later of the Benjamites. 
Berlin - From the German city name of uncertain etymology, possibly related to the Old Polabian stem berl-, meaning "swamp."
Blessing - Old English name meaning"consecration."
Bekim - Albanian name meaning "blessing."
Belle - English name derived from the French vocabulary word for "beautiful." It is often used in compound names, sometimes in the abbreviated form -bel.
Breindel - Yiddish name meaning "brunette."
Bree - English form of Irish Brígh, meaning "force, strength."
Botros - Variant spelling of Arabic Boutros, a form of Latin Petrus, meaning "rock, stone." 
Bipin - Bengali form of Hindi Vipin, meaning "forest."
Buddy - English name derived from the vocabulary, which may be an altered form of "brother" or, more likely, a variant spelling of British butty, meaning "companion." 
Bogomila - Feminine form of Bulgarian Bogomil, meaning "God-favor."
Bidane - Basque name meaning "way."
Bosma - Hebrew name meaning "perfumed."
Bud - Short form of English Buddy, meaning "companion."
Bellatrix - From the Latin name of a star in the constellation Orion, meaning "female warrior."
Bassem - Variant spelling of Arabic Bassam, meaning "smiling."
Behram - Variant spelling of Persian Bahram, meaning "smiter of resistance" or "victorious."
Byron - English surname transferred to forename use, from the Old English phrase æt ðæm byrum ("at the byres or cattle-sheds"). The name was usually given to someone whose job it was to look after cattle.
Bo-jing - Chinese name composed of bo "sea" or "waves" and jing "capital (city)."
Baraq - Hebrew name meaning "flash of lightning." In the bible, this is the name of a son of Abinoam who, incited by the prophetess Deborah, delivered the Israelites from the yoke of Jabin. 
Babajide - African Yoruba name meaning "father has come to life again."
Brooke - Variant spelling of English unisex Brook, meaning "brook, stream."
Blondie - English byname transferred to forename use, meaning "blonde."
Bartel - Pet form of Dutch Bartolomeüs, meaning "son of Talmai."
Basil -  English form of French Basile, meaning "king." Also sometimes given as an herb name.
Billy - Pet form of English William, meaning "will-helmet."
Berry - English name derived from the vocabulary word, meaning simply "berry." Compare with masculine Berry.
Balios - Greek name meaning "dappled, piebald." In mythology, this is the name of one of two immortal horses (the other named Xanthos) who drew the chariot of Achilles during the Trojan war. They were the offspring of the harpy Podarge and the west wind Zephyros.
Brennus - Old Celtic name and title, meaning "king." 
Birgitte - Danish form of Scandinavian Birgitta, meaning "exalted one."
Batul - Arabic name meaning "virgin."
Buffy - Pet form of English Elizabeth, meaning "God is my oath."
Battista - Italian name derived from the Greek word bapto, "to dip," hence "baptist."
Briar - English unisex name derived from the plant name briar, from Old English brer, meaning "prickly bush."
Berj - Armenian name meaning "elegant."
Bob - Short form of English Robert, meaning "bright fame." 
Becca - Short form of English Rebecca, meaning "ensnarer."
Barabba - Variant spelling of Aramaic bar-Abba, meaning "son of the father."
Banu - Persian name meaning "lady."
Branislav - Serbian form of Slavic Bronislav, meaning "glorious protector." Also in use by the Czechs, Slovaks and Slovenians.
Bathilde - Variant spelling of Old High German Bathild, meaning "fight- battle." 
Bar-yesu - Aramaic name meaning "son of Jesus."
Bethzatha - Greek name of uncertain origin. It may be from the Aramaic, meaning "house of olives." Or it may be an altered form of Greek Bethesda, meaning "flowing water" or "house of mercy."
Bettye - Variant spelling of English Betty, meaning "God is my oath."
Bruin - Dutch form of German Bruno, meaning "brown."
Becky - Pet form of English Rebecka, meaning "ensnarer."
Bergljót - Old Norse name composed of the elements bjarga "to rescue" and ljótr "bright, light," hence "rescue light." 
Booker - English occupational surname transferred to forename use, originally denoting both a "book-binder" and a "scribe."
Boyko - Bulgarian name derived from the word bojko, meaning "inhabitant of western Ukraine." 
Bet - Short form of English Elizabeth, meaning "God is my oath." 
Bernadette - Contracted form of French Bernardette, meaning "bold as a bear."
Belén - Spanish name for Bethlehem also used as a personal name, meaning "house of bread."
Bryony - English name derived from the flower name, a tendril-climbing, perennial herb plant. Some species are used medicinally. The name derives from Latin bryonia, from Greek bryo, meaning "to grow, sprout, swell."
Boniface - Short form of Latin Bonifatius, meaning "good destiny/fate." In use by the French and occasionally the English.
Britney - Variant spelling of English Brittany, meaning "Little Britain."
Bysshe - English surname transferred to forename use, from a variant spelling of the surname Bush, meaning "bush."
Basu - Variant form of Hindi Vasu, meaning "dweller."
Boris - Russian name said to originally derive from Tatar Bogoris, meaning "small." Later, however, it was taken to be a short form of Borislav, the first element coming from the root bor- ("battle"), hence "fighter, warrior." 
Barnaby - Old English form of Greek Barnabas, meaning "son of exhortation." 
Benedicto - Spanish form of Latin Benedictus, meaning "blessed." 
Brittney - Variant spelling of English Brittany, meaning "little Britain."
Braith - Welsh unisex name derived from the word brith, meaning "diversely-colored," especially black and white or red and white. 
Braiden - Variant spelling of English Braden, meaning "salmon." 
Brahma - Hindi name derived from the Sanskrit root bŗh, meaning "to enlarge, to swell," hence "the creator." Not to be confused with the Buddhist Brahma whose name was borrowed from Hinduism but whose god has nothing in common with the Hindu god. In Hinduism, Brahma is a member of a Trinity called Trimurti, the other two members being Vishnu "the preserver" and Shiva "the destroyer." Brahma is also called Nabhija "navel-born" and Kanja "water-born."
Bijoy - Variant form of Hindi Bijay, meaning "victory." 
Bogatir - Variant spelling of Russian Bogatyr, meaning "hero" or "warrior."
Bruno - German name derived from the word braun, meaning "brown." In use by the English.
Brayden - Variant spelling of English Braden, meaning "salmon." 
Bashemath - Anglicized form of Hebrew Bosmath, meaning "spice" or "sweet smelling." 
Bithyah - Hebrew name meaning "daughter of God." In the bible, this is the name of a daughter of Pharoah.
Bridgette - Variant spelling of English Bridget, meaning "exalted one."
Brenna - Feminine form of Irish Brian, meaning "high hill."
Bertram - Modern German form of Old High German Berhtram, meaning "bright raven." 
Bilagaana - Native American Navajo name meaning "white person."
Borghildr - Old Norse name composed of the elements bjorg "help, salvation" and hildr "battle, fight," hence "helpful battle maid." In mythology, this is the name of the goddess of the evening mist who slays the sun every night. 
Briefbras - French form of Welsh freichfras ("strong-armed"), but meaning "short arm." In Arthurian legend, this is a nickname for Sir Caradoc.
Bharat - Hindi name meaning "India," from Bharat Mata ("mother India"). In mythology she was the personification of India, and more recently considered a goddess of fertility. She is usually depicted wearing a saree and holding a flag.
Benito - Contracted form of Spanish Benedicto, meaning "blessed." 
Briana - Feminine form of Irish Brian, meaning "high hill."
Brielle - English short form of French Gabrielle, meaning "man of God" or "warrior of God."
Bohumil - Czech and Slovak form of Slavic Bogumil, meaning "God-favor."
Bradán - Old Irish Gaelic name meaning "salmon."
Bane - Hawaiian name meaning "long-awaited child."
Beli - Variant spelling of Welsh Bel, meaning "shining."
Brandi - Variant spelling of English Brandy, meaning simply "brandy."
Bardhyl - Albanian name meaning "white star."
Bevan - English surname transferred to forename use, from the Anglicized form of Welsh ap Iefan, meaning "son of Evan."
Bill - Pet form of English William, meaning "will-helmet."
Bambi - English unisex name, derived from the Italian word bambino, meaning "child." 
Bevin - Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Béibhinn, meaning "fair lady." 
Benedetta - Feminine form of Italian Benedetto, meaning "blessed."
Brenden - Variant spelling of English Brendan, meaning "prince."
Benedicta - Feminine form of Latin Benedictus,meaning "blessed." 
Benet -   Catalan form of Latin Benedictus, meaning "blessed." 
Brongwyn - Welsh name composed of the elements bron "breast" and (g)wen "fair, white, holy," hence "fair-breasted."
Boitumelo - African Tswana unisex name meaning "joy."
Blaine - Variant spelling of English Blain, meaning "little yellow one."
Bébinn - Variant spelling of Irish Béibhinn, meaning "fair lady."
Belinda - Possibly a contracted form of Old High German Betlinde, meaning "bright serpent" or "bright linden tree."
Bariesou - Greek form of Aramaic Bar-Yesu, meaning "son of Jesus." In the New Testament bible, this is the name of a false prophet.
Basia -  Variant spelling of Hebrew Basya, meaning "daughter of God."
Bitya - Variant spelling of Hebrew Bityah, meaning "daughter of God."
Bliss - Old English unisex name derived from the word bliss, meaning"joy; happiness." 
Babar - Persian name meaning "lion" or "tiger." 
Benoni - Anglicized form of Hebrew Ben-Owniy, meaning "son of my sorrow." In the bible, this is the name given to Benjamin by his mother Rachel as she died giving birth to him.
Benton - English surname transferred to forename use, derived from the name of a place in Northumbria composed of the Old English elements beonet "bent grass" and tūn "enclosure; settlement," hence "bent grass settlement."
Berna - Turkish name meaning "young."
Barkarne - Variant spelling of Basque Barkarna, meaning "lonely."
Bennet - Variant spelling of English Bennett, meaning "blessed."
Biff - Originally an American English boxing term, this name was later used as a byname for a tough-guy. Finally it transferred to a forename, and it still carries the same original meaning, "a blow with the fist."
Bogna - Contracted form of Slavic Bogdana, meaning "gift from God." 
Boyd - Scottish surname transferred to forename use, meaning "yellow," as in yellow-haired.
Bariesous - Variant spelling of Greek Bariesou, meaning "son of Jesus."
Bartolomaeus - Latin form of Greek Bartholomaios, meaning "son of Talmai."
Benipé - Egyptian name meaning "iron."
Bernd - Contracted form of Low German Berend, meaning "bold as a bear."
Besin - Albanian name derived from the city name, Besiana, meaning "oath."
Benedikta - Swedish feminine form of Scandinavian Benedikt, meaning "blessed."
Boudica - This is the name of a queen of the Brythonic Celtic Iceni people who led an army against Roman invaders, meaning "victory."
Bonfilio - Variant spelling of Italian Buonfiglio, meaning "good son."
Brónach - Irish name derived from the Gaelic word br�n meaning "sorrow."
Bennie - Pet form of English Benjamin "son of the right hand" and Benedict "blessed."
Bathsheba - Variant spelling of Hebrew Bath-Sheba, meaning "daughter of the oath." In the bible, this is the name of a wife of King David and mother of Solomon.
Beneoit - Old French surname derived from Latin Benedictus, meaning "blessed." 
Benson - English surname transferred to forename use, meaning "son of Ben."
Barrie - Variant spelling of English Barry, meaning "fair-headed."
Bazak - Hebrew name meaning "flash of light."
Bohlale - African Sotho name meaning "wisdom."
Ben - Short form of English Benjamin "son of the right hand" and Benedict "blessed." 
Beatrix - English form of Latin Viatrix, meaning "voyager (through life)."
Brooklyn - English compound name composed of Brook "brook, stream" and Lyn "lake."
Brittany - In the 4th century Romano-British tribes from across the English Channel began to settle in a northwestern region of France. Their numbers increased as raiding and settling by Anglo-Saxon invaders in Britain increased. The French named the region where the Briton immigrants settled Bretagne (Brittany in English), meaning "little Britain."
Bellinda - English variant spelling of German Belinda, meaning "bright serpent" or "bright linden tree."
Barnard - From the English surname Barnard, which is a variant spelling of Bernard, meaning "bold as a bear."
Basant - Bengali form of Hindi Vasant, meaning "spring."
Bret - Variant spelling of English Brett, meaning "a Breton." 
Bogdan - Slavic name composed of the elements bog "god" and dan "gift," hence "gift from God." In use by the Bulgarians.
Branislava - Feminine form of Serbian Branislav, meaning "glorious protector." Also in use by the Czechs, Slovaks and Slovenians.
Brynja - Old Norse name derived from the word brynja, meaning "armor, coat of mail."
Blaise - French form of Roman Latin Blasius, meaning "talks with a lisp." 
Bessy - Variant spelling of English Bessie, a pet form of Elizabeth, meaning "God is my oath." 
Braheem - Variant spelling of Arabic Brahim, meaning "father of a multitude." 
Brigantia -  Name of the tutelarygoddess of the Brigantes (British Celts) from which the mythic Irish Bríghid, daughter of Dagda, is probably an offshoot.
Badouagan - Armenian name meaning "honorable."
Brigita - Latvian and Slovene form of Latin Brigida, meaning "exalted one."
Batya - Hebrew name meaning "daughter of God."
Baruwk - Hebrew name meaning "blessed." In the bible, this is the name of several characters, including a faithful attendant of Jeremiah to whom the apocryphal Book of Baruch is ascribed.
Biljana - Serbian name meaning "herb."
Besnik - Albanian name meaning "faithful; loyal." In use by the Romani.
Betelgeuse - This is the name of the second brightest star in the constellation Orion, and one of the largest stars known; if it were put in place of our own sun, its outer surface would reach Mars. The name is a corruption of Arabic yad al-jawzā, meaning "hand of the central one." Jawza, "the central one," originally referred to the constellation Gemini, "house of the twins," but for some reason the Arabs transferred it to Orion. 
Berthold - German name composed of the elements berht "bright" and wald "ruler," hence "bright ruler."
Bríd - Pet form of Irish Gaelic Bríghid, meaning "exalted one."
Birgit - Short form of Scandinavian Birgitta, meaning "exalted one."
Bath-sheba - Hebrew name meaning "daughter of the oath." In the bible, this is the name of a wife of Uriah then later King David, and mother of Solomon. Also spelled Bat-Sheva, Bathsheba, and Bathsheva.
Bab - English pet form of Greek Barbara, meaning"foreign; strange."
Binah - Variant spelling of Hebrew Bina, meaning "intelligence, wisdom." 
Bibi - From a French word used as a term of endearment, meaning "bauble, toy."
Bijou - English name derived from the French word bijou, meaning "jewel."
Bearnard - Gaelic form of French Bernard, meaning "bold as a bear."
Baptiste - French equivalent of Italian Battista, meaning "baptist."
Brad - Short form of English names beginning with Brad-, from Old English brád, meaning "broad."
Bailey - English occupational surname transferred to unisex forename use, meaning "bailiff." 
Blythe - Old English surname transferred to unisex forename use, derived from the word blīðe, meaning "cheerful, happy."
Baxter - Old English occupational surname transferred to forename use, derived from the word b�cestre, "female baker," the feminine form of b�cere, "(male) baker."
Besa - Albanian name meaning "oath."
Bridie - Pet form of Irish Bride, meaning "exalted one."
Bóthildr - Old Norse name composed of the elements bót "bettering, compensation, remedy," and hildr "battle," hence "battle of revenge."
Bára - Pet form of Czech Barbora, meaning"foreign; strange."
Bina - Hebrew name meaning "intelligence, wisdom." 
Bapoto - African Zezuru name meaning "born amidst noise/quarreling."
Beverly -  English surname transferred to forename use, derived from the name of a place in Humberside composed of the Old English elements beofor "beaver" and lēac "stream," hence "beaver stream." The masculine form of the name is spelled with an extra "e"--Beverley.
Bonita - Spanish name meaning "pretty."
Bailee - Feminine variant spelling of English unisex Bailey, meaning "bailiff." 
Bertók - Hungarian form of Old High German Berhtram, meaning "bright raven."
Bich - Vietnamese name meaning "jade." 
Bethan - Welsh form of Greek Elisabet, meaning "God is my oath." 
Bahija - Feminine form of Arabic Bahij, meaning "happy."
Bongani - African Zulu name meaning "grateful."
Brook -  English surname transferred to unisex forename use, from Old English broc, meaning "brook, stream."
Brigitta - Older form of Latin Brigida, meaning "exalted one."
Bayla - Variant spelling of Yiddish Baile, meaning "weak, troubled, old."
Bobbie - Pet form of English Roberta, meaning "bright fame."
Brody - Irish surname transferred to forename use, meaning "ditch." 
Behar - Albanian name meaning "summer."
Boian - Slavic name derived from the word boi, meaning "battle," hence "warrior." In use by the Romanians.
Bryn - Welsh unisex name meaning "hill."
Basit - Arabic name meaning "one who enlarges."
Buster - English slang term for someone who breaks things transferred to forename use, originally derived from the verb bust, meaning "to break, smash," hence "breaker, destroyer, smasher."
Beñat - Basque form of Latin Bernardus, meaning "bold as a bear."
Benkt - Swedish contracted form of Scandinavian Benedikt, meaning "blessed."
Bérénice - French form of Latin Berenice, meaning "bringer of victory."
Broderick - Welsh surname transferred to forename use, from an Anglicized form of the personal name Rhydderch, meaning "reddish-brown." 
Badr - Arabic unisex name meaning "full moon."
Bradley - English habitational surname transferred to forename use, composed of the Old English elements brád "broad" and leah "meadow, woodland clearing," broad meadow."
Bronagh - Variant spelling of Irish Brónach, meaning "sorrow."
Benjie - Pet form of English Benjamin, meaning "son of the right hand."
Brandt - English surname transferred to forename use, from Anglo-Saxon Brand, meaning "blade, sword."
Boipelo - African Tswana unisex name meaning "proud."
Babur - Mughul form of Persian Babar, meaning "lion" or "tiger."  This was the name of the first Mughal emperor of medieval India.
Bora -   Albanian name meaning "snow."
Breándan - Modern form of Old Irish Gaelic Bréanainn, meaning "prince."
Benita - Feminine form of Spanish Benito, meaning "blessed."
Bityah - Variant spelling of Hebrew Bithyah, meaning "daughter of God."
Bulus - Arabic form of Latin Paulus, meaning "small."
Berend - Low German form of Old High German Bernhard, meaning "bold as a bear."
Bakari - Egyptian name meaning "noble oath."
Brenda -  Old Irish and Scottish name believed to be of Scandinavian origin, from Old Norse brandr, meaning"sword." 
Beula - Variant spelling of Hebrew Beulah, meaning "she who is married."
Breanna - Feminine form of Irish Brian, meaning "high hill."
Bosede - African Tiv name meaning "born on Sunday."
Behnam - Persian name meaning "reputable."
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.
Bassett - English name derived from the Old French word basset, a byname for a short person, derived from a diminutive form of the word basse ("low, short"), hence, "shorty."
Betlinde - Old High German name composed of the elements beraht "bright, shining" and lint "serpent" or linta "linden tree," hence "bright serpent" or "bright linden tree."
Berk - Turkish name meaning "solid, strong." 
Bath-shua - Variant spelling of Hebrew Bath-Shuwa, meaning "daughter of wealth." 
Behruz - Persian name meaning "fortunate; good day."
Basha - Yiddish form of Hebrew Basya, meaning "daughter of God."
Babs - English pet form of Greek Barbara, meaning"foreign; strange."
Brina -  Yiddish name meaning "brown."
Bryanne - English feminine form of Irish Brian, meaning "high hill."
Bianka - Hungarian form of French Blanche, meaning "white."
Baz - Pet form of English Basil, meaning "king" or "basil (the herb)."
Blanca - Spanish form of French Blanche, meaning "white."
Bron - Short form of Welsh Bronwen, meaning "fair-breasted."
Bijay - Variant spelling of Hindi Vijay, meaning "victory."
Bilge - Turkish name meaning "wise."
Brijesh - Hindi name meaning "king of Braj." In mythology, this is another name for Krishna. 
Bartholomieu - French Provençal form of Latin Bartholomaeus, meaning "son of Talmai." 
Brooks - English surname transferred to forename use, meaning "of the brook."
Bonaventura - Italian name meaning "good fortune."
Bonaventure - Variant spelling of Italian Bonaventura, meaning "good fortune."
Bero - Basque name meaning "hot."
Bonnie - English name derived from the Scottish word bonnie "pretty." 
Blaze - Variant spelling of English Blaize, meaning "talks with a lisp." 
Bartolmeu - Portuguese form of Latin Bartolomaeus, meaning "son of Talmai."
Bennett - Medieval form of English Benedict, meaning "blessed." 
Borislav - Slavic name composed of the elements bor- "battle" and slav "glory," hence "battle glory." In use by the Bulgarians and Russians.
Biti - Egyptian name meaning "king of the north."
Bruadar - Variant spelling of Irish Gaelic Bruadair, meaning "dream." 
Bohater - Polish form of Mongolian Baghatur, meaning "hero" or "warrior."
Bonifacy - Polish form of Latin Bonifatius, meaning "good destiny/fate." 
Beelzebul - Variant spelling of Greek Beelzeboul, meaning "lord of dung."
Bathylle - French form of Old High German Balthild, meaning "bold battle."
Bosmat - Variant spelling of Hebrew Bosmath, meaning "spice" or "sweet smelling."
Bai - Chinese unisex name meaning 1) "pure, white" or 2) "many, hundred."
Bénédicte - Feminine form of French Bénédict, meaning "blessed." 
Babe - English pet form of Greek Barbara, meaning"foreign; strange." Compare with masculine Babe.
Bao - Vietnamese name meaning "protection."
Bertrand - Medieval French form of Old High German Berhtram, meaning "bright raven." 
Breixo - Galician-Portuguese form of Roman Latin Verissimus, meaning "very true."
Brianne - Feminine form of Irish Brian, meaning "high hill."
Bert - Modern English name derived from Old English beorht, meaning "bright." Used as a short form of longer names containing the same element. 
Burton - English surname transferred to forename use, composed of the Old English elements burh "fortress, protection" and tun "enclosure, settlement," hence "fortified settlement."
Bast - Egyptian name meaning "female of the ointment jar." In mythology, this is the name of a cat-headed goddess. Originally, she was a sun goddess depicted as a lion who defended the pharaoh and, consequently, the chief god, earning her the titles "Lady of flame" and "Eye of Ra." Later, the Greeks changed her to a moon goddess. Because of the meaning of her name, she also became known as a goddess of perfumes.
Bautista - Spanish equivalent of Italian Battista, meaning "baptist."
Brandon - English surname transferred to forename use, from the name of various places most of which were composed of the Old English elements brom "broom" and dun "hill," hence "broom-covered hill."
Ben-oni - Anglicized form of Hebrew Ben-Owniy, meaning "son of my sorrow." In the bible, this is the name given to Benjamin by his mother Rachel as she died giving birth to him.
Benedetto - Italian form of Latin Benedictus, meaning "blessed." 
Boštjan - Short form of Slovene Sebastjan, meaning "from Sebaste."
Blažej - Czech form of Latin Blasius, meaning "talks with a lisp."
Bakr - Arabic name meaning "young camel."
Brunhilde - Danish form of Old Norse Brynhildr, meaning "armored warrior woman." 
Blair - Scottish unisex name derived from any of a number of places in Scotland called Blair, derived from the Gaelic word blàr, meaning "field, plain," most often referring to a "battlefield." 
Blaanid - Manx form of Irish Gaelic Bláithín, meaning "little flower."
Branka - Pet form of Serbian Branislava, meaning "glorious protector."
Bathild - Old High German name composed of the elements batu "fight, thrust" and hild "battle," hence "fight-battle." 
Bernhard - Old High German name composed of the elements bero "bear" and hard "brave, hardy, strong," hence "bold as a bear."
Bertulf - Variant spelling of Anglo-Saxon Berhtulf, meaning "bright wolf."
Bethanie - English form of Greek Bethania, meaning "house of dates" or "house of misery."
Bethney - Variant spelling of English Bethany, meaning "house of dates" or "house of misery."
Bethesda - Greek name of Aramaic origin, meaning "flowing water" or "house of mercy." In the bible, this is the name of a pool near the sheep-gate at Jerusalem, the waters of which had curative powers. 
Béibhinn - Irish name meaning "fair lady."
Beniamin - Romanian form of Greek Beniamín, meaning "son of the right hand."
Bujune - African Nyoro name meaning "sorrow." This name is sometimes given to a child born during time of sorrow.
Benedykta - Feminine form of Polish Benedykt, meaning "blessed."
Bosmath - Hebrew name meaning "spice" or "sweet smelling." In the bible, this is the name of a wife of Esau, and a daughter of Solomon.
Bearnas - Scottish Gaelic form of Latin Berenice, meaning "bringer of victory."
Benigna - Feminine form of Italian Benigno, meaning "kind."
Baldor - Norwegian variant form of Scandinavian Balder, meaning "lord, prince."
Brendanus - Latin form of Irish Gaelic Breándan, meaning "prince."
Burt - Short form of English Burton, meaning "fortified settlement."
Briscoe - English surname transferred to forename use, from the name of various places, most of which were composed of the Old Norse elements birki "birch" and sk�gr "wood," hence "birch wood."
Balarama - Hindi myth name of the elder brother of Sri Krishna, composed of the Sanskrit elements bala "strength" and rama "pleasing," hence "strongly pleasing."
Bartholomew - English form of French Provençal Bartholomieu, meaning "son of Talmai." In the New Testament bible, this is the name of one of the twelve apostles.
Bashe - Variant spelling of Yiddish Basha, meaning "daughter of God."
Blerina - Variant form of Albanian Blerta, meaning "green." 
Becci - Pet form of English Rebecca, meaning "ensnarer."
Bjørg - Norwegian form of Old Norse Bjorg, meaning "rescuer, saver." 
Burkhard - German name composed of the elements burg "castle, fort, protection" and hard "brave, strong," hence "strong protection."
Baldoin - Old French form of Old High German Baldawin, meaning "brave friend."
Baldawin - Old High German name composed of the elements bald "bold" and wini "friend," hence "brave friend."
Baudouin - French form of Old High German Baldawin, meaning "brave friend."
Belinu - Variant spelling of Celtic Belenus, meaning "shining."
Brynhildr - Old Norse legend name from the Nibelungenlied, of a queen of the Valkyries, composed of the elements brynja "armor, coat of mail" and hildr "battle, fight" hence "armored warrior woman."
Birger - Scandinavian form of Old Norse Bergr, meaning "rescuer, saver."
Bengta - Feminine form of Swedish Bengt, meaning "blessed." 
Batilde - French form of Old High German Bathilda, meaning "fight-battle."
Breanne - Feminine form of Irish Brian, meaning "high hill."
Bertramus - Latin form of German Bertram, meaning "bright raven."
Bairre - Old form of Irish Gaelic Barra, meaning "fair-headed."
Blerta - Albanian name derived from the word blertë, meaning "green."
Blanid - Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Bláthnat, meaning "little flower."
Biyu - Chinese name meaning "jasper," the semi-precious stone.
Bar-sabba - Aramaic name, probably meaning "son of the Sabbath." 
Bayardo - Variant spelling of Spanish Bajardo, meaning "bay color." 
Bahiga - Variant spelling of Arabic Bahija, meaning "happy."
Bennu - Egyptian name meaning "eagle."
Basajaun - Basque folklore name composed of the elements baso "woods" and jaun "lord," hence "lord of the woods." 
Brande - Variant spelling of English Brandy, meaning simply "brandy."
Briallen - Welsh name meaning "primrose."
Brendon - Variant spelling of English Brendan, meaning "prince."
Brigida - Latin form of Irish Gaelic Bríghid, meaning "exalted one."
Bahiti - Egyptian name meaning "fortune."
Belenda - Variant spelling of Danish Belinde, possibly meaning "bright serpent" or "bright linden tree."
Bozidar - Slavic name composed of the elements bozy "divine" and dar "gift," hence "divine gift."
Bonifatius - Latin name composed of the elements bonum "good" and fatum "destiny, fate," hence "good destiny/fate."
Bertie - English pet form of German Bertha, meaning "bright." Compare with masculine Bertie.
Bagatyr - Bulgarian form of Mongolian Baghatur, meaning "hero" or "warrior."
Boika - Бойка): Feminine form of Bulgarian Boiko, meaning "inhabitant of western Ukraine." 
Ballard - From an Old English derogatory name for a bald-headed person; it became a surname, then transferred to forename; derived from Middle English balled, meaning "rounded like a ball," hence "bald-headed."
Brökk - Old Norse myth name of a dwarf who, along with his brother Eitri, made magical objects for the gods, including the hammer of Thor, probably derived from the Nordic element bróka, meaning "breeches."
Benayahu - Variant form of Hebrew Benayah, meaning "God has built." This form of the name also appears in the Old Testament bible.
Betsalel - Hebrew name meaning "in the shadow." In the bible, this is the name of a son of Uri who was one of the architects of the tabernacle, and the name of an Israelite. 
Bittore - Feminine form of Basque Bittor, meaning "conqueror."
Bradford - English habitational surname transferred to forename use, composed of the Old English elements brád "broad" and ford "ford, river crossing" hence "broad river crossing."
Bertrando - Italian form of Latin Bertramus, meaning "bright raven." 
Bikendi - Basque form of Latin Vincentius, meaning "conquering."
Bogomir - Slavic name composed of the elements bog "god" and mir "peace," hence "God-peace."
Buduica - Variant spelling of Celtic Boudica, meaning "victory."
Bonifác - Czech form of Latin Bonifatius, meaning "good destiny/fate." 
Bros - Hebrew name meaning "cypress tree."
Bengt - Modern form of Swedish Benkt, meaning "blessed." 
Bixintxo - Basque form of Latin Vincentius, meaning "conquering."
Blossom - 19th century pet name derived from Old English blōstm, meaning "flowers on a fruit-tree (or ornamental tree)."
Bonfilia - Feminine form of Italian Bonfilio, meaning"good daughter."
Bolanile - African Yoruba name meaning"the riches of this house."
Boyana - Feminine form of Bulgarian Boyan, meaning "warrior."
Bruna - Feminine form of German Bruno, meaning "brown." 
Bendt - Danish short form of Scandinavian Benedikt, meaning "blessed." 
Barb - English short form of Greek Barbara, meaning"foreign; strange."
Byelobog - Variant spelling of Slavic Belobog, meaning "white god." 
Beelzebub - Anglicized form of Greek Beelzeboul, meaning "lord of dung." In the New Testament bible, this is a name for Satan, the prince of evil spirits. 
Bogdana - Feminine form of Slavic Bogdan, meaning "gift from God." 
Bahati -  African Swahili word and namemeaning "luck; good fortune."
Bertred - Middle English form of Anglo-Saxon Beorhtraed, meaning "bright counsel." 
Bukuroshe - Albanian name meaning "beauty." 
Betiko - Basque name meaning "eternal."
Birgita - Danish form of Scandinavian Birgitta, meaning "exalted one."
Boutros - Variant spelling of Arabic Butrus, a form of Latin Petrus, meaning "rock, stone." 
Bedrosian - Armenian name meaning "descendant of Bedros." 
Berker - Turkish name meaning "solid man."
Bath-shuwa - Hebrew name meaning "daughter of wealth." In the bible, this is another name Bath-Sheba is known by.
Beornheard - Anglo-Saxon name composed of the Old English elements beorn "bear" and heard "brave, hardy," hence "bold as a bear."
Brandr - Old Norse name derived from the word brand "blade, sword," a derivative of brinnan meaning "to flash."
Bunny - English pet form of Latin Berenice, meaning "bringer of victory."
Bras - Portuguese form of Latin Blasius, meaning "talks with a lisp." 
Brannon - Variant spelling of English Brandon, meaning "broom-covered hill." 
Berta - Czech and Polish form of German Bertha, meaning "bright."
Bran -   Irish name meaning "raven." In mythology (from Voyage of Bran), this is the name of a mariner who went on a quest to the Other World.
Bermudo - Spanish form of Visigothic Vermundo, meaning "protector of man." 
Brigindos - Gaulish form of Irish Gaelic Bríghid ("force, strength"), meaning "exalted one."
Bricius - Latin form of Welsh Brychan, meaning "pied, spotted, speckled." 
Brady - Irish surname transferred to unisex forename use, derived from an Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Brádaigh, meaning "descendant of Brádach," hence "large-chested."
Benjy - Pet form of English Benjamin, meaning "son of the right hand."
Brigham - English surname transferred to forename use, from a place name composed of the Old English elements brycg "bridge" and ham "homestead," hence "homestead by the bridge."
Binyamiyn - Older spelling of Hebrew Binyamin, meaning "son of the right hand."
Buck - From the American English pet name for a "high-spirited young man," from the vocabulary word buck, meaning  "male deer or goat."
Basima - Feminine form of Arabic Basim, meaning "smiling."
Basim - Arabic name meaning "smiling."
Bence - Hungarian form of Latin Vincentius, meaning "conquering."
Bastian - Short form of English Sebastian, meaning "from Sebaste."
Berkeley - English habitational surname transferred to forename use, composed of the Old English elements be(o)rc "birch" and leah "clearing, meadow, pasture," hence "birch tree meadow."
Becka - Short form of English Rebecka, meaning "ensnarer."
Boadicea - Variant spelling of Celtic Boudica, meaning "victory."
Birghir - Old Swedish variant form of Scandinavian Birger, meaning "rescuer, saver."
Benjamim - Portuguese form of Hebrew Binyamin, meaning "son of the right hand."
Badru - Egyptian name meaning "born during the full moon."
Bonny - Variant spelling of English Bonnie, meaning both "good" and "pretty."
Brodie - Modern English variant spelling of Irish Brody, meaning "ditch." 
Beti - Basque form of Latin Petrus, meaning "rock; stone." 
Beavis - Variant spelling of English Bevis, possibly meaning "shining one."
Barclay - Scottish form of Old English Berkeley, meaning "birch tree meadow." 
Bojidar - Variant spelling of Bulgarian Bozhidar, meaning "divine gift."
Bláthnaid - Variant form of Irish Gaelic Bláthnat, meaning "little flower."
Boyan - Bulgarian form of Slavic Boian, meaning "warrior."
Blodwen - Welsh name meaning "white flower." 
Bathildis - Latinized form of Old High German Bathild, meaning "fight-battle." 
Baldewin - Variant spelling of Old High German Baldawin, meaning "brave friend."
Bolívar - Spanish name derived from the Basque place name Bolibar, composed of bolu "mill" and ibar "meadow, riverbank," hence "meadow mill" or "riverbank mill."
Barabbas - Greek form of Aramaic bar-Abba, meaning "son of the father." In the New Testament bible, this is the name of a captive robber whom the Jews begged Pilate to release instead of Christ.
Beathan - Scottish name derived from Gaelic beatha, meaning "life."
Briony - Variant spelling of English Bryony, meaning "to grow, sprout, swell."
Berura - Hebrew name meaning"clean, pure."
Belus - Contracted form of Celtic Belenus, meaning "shining."
Bailie - Variant spelling of English unisex Bailey, meaning "bailiff." 
Barbro - Scandinavian form of Greek Barbara, meaning"foreign; strange."
Breana - Feminine form of Irish Brian, meaning "high hill."
Björne - Pet form of Swedish Björn, meaning "bear."
Belun - Variant form of Slavic Belobog, meaning "white god." 
Brigonos - Old Celtic name meaning "high hill."
Bessie - Pet form of English Elizabeth, meaning "God is my oath." 
Boyka - Бойка): Feminine form of Bulgarian Boyko, meaning "inhabitant of western Ukraine." 
Bryana - English feminine form of Irish Brian, meaning "high hill."
Benedictus - Late Latin name derived from the word benedicte, meaning "blessed."
Butannaziba - African Ganda name meaning "before the night."
Bjorg - Old Norse name derived from the word bjorg, "to help, save," hence "rescuer, saver."
Basya - Ashkenazic form of Hebrew Batya, meaning "daughter of God."
Badrig - Armenian name meaning "Roman noble."
Brigid - Short form of Latin Brigida, meaning "exalted one."
Borya - Pet form of Russian Boris, probably meaning "fighter, warrior." 
Besim - Albanian name meaning "faith."
Bo - Chinese unisex name meaning "sea" or "waves."
Besart - Albanian name meaning "golden oath."
Baily - Variant spelling of English unisex Bailey, meaning "bailiff." 
Bart - Short form of English Bartholomew, meaning "son of Talmai."
Bernice - Latin form of Greek Bernike, meaning "bringer of victory." In the bible, this is the name of the eldest daughter of Herod Agrippa. This is the form used in the Authorized Version. 
Burbuqe - Albanian name meaning "bud; sprout."
Bar-tolmay - Variant form of Aramaic bar-Talmai, meaning "son of Talmai."
Berahthraben - Old High German name composed of the elements beraht "bright" and hraban "raven," hence "bright raven."
Bertina - Short form of Italian Albertina, meaning "bright nobility." 
Belenus - Celtic myth name of a god of fire and healing, derived from the root bel, meaning "shining." In the Roman period he was identified with Apollo. 
Belynda - English variant spelling of German Belinda, meaning "bright serpent" or "bright linden tree."
Bogumil - Slavic name composed of the elements bog "god" and mil "favor," hence "God-favor."
Billie - Feminine form of English Billy, meaning "will-helmet."
Baucis - Latin form of Greek Baukis, of unknown meaning. In mythology, this is the name of the wife of Philemon. They were the only couple in Tyana who were hospitable to the disguised gods Zeus and Hermes. 
Bamidele - African Yoruba name meaning "follow me home."
Barakat - Arabic name meaning "blessings; gifts."
Bernhardt - Variant spelling of Old High German Bernhard, meaning "bold as a bear."
Batsheba - Variant spelling of Hebrew Bathsheba, meaning "daughter of the oath."
Brenno - Gaulish form of Celtic Brennus, meaning "king."
Bridget - Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Bríghid, meaning "exalted one."
Bess - Pet form of English Elizabeth, meaning "God is my oath." 
Berdine - Contracted form of French Bernardine, meaning "bold as a bear." 
Bandi - Pet form of Hungarian András, meaning "man; warrior."
Bernadine - Contracted form of French Bernardine, meaning "bold as a bear."
Branden - Variant spelling of English Brandon, meaning "broom-covered hill."
Buikhu - Egyptian name meaning "the best."
Bourkan - Arabic namemeaning "volcano."
Baldev - Contracted form of Hindi Baladeva, meaning "strong God."
Barry - Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Barra, meaning "fair-headed." 
Bidziil - Native American Navajo name meaning "he is strong."
Butch - Originally a short from of the occupational surname Butcher. Later it was used to address a stranger in a sort of derogatory manner. For example, "Listen here, Butch..."
Bopha - Cambodian Khmer name meaning "flower."
Blanka - Czech and Polish form of French Blanche, meaning "white."
Besmir - Albanian name meaning "has good faith."
Bared - Armenian name meaning "marshal."
Bertha - Old German name derived from the word berht, meaning "bright." 
Blanch - English variant spelling of French Blanche, meaning "white."
Bolade - African Yoruba name meaning "thecoming of honor."
Bion - Greek name derived from the word bios meaning "life."
Bala - Hindi unisex name meaning "young."
Bambie - Variant spelling of English unisex Bambi, meaning "child."
Bryanna - English feminine form of Irish Brian, meaning "high hill."
Baber - Variant spelling of Mughul Babur, meaning "lion" or "tiger."
Belenos - Variant spelling of Celtic Belenus, meaning "shining."
Beneš - Czech form of Greek Benediktos, meaning "blessed." 
Baylee - Feminine variant spelling of English unisex Bailey, meaning "bailiff." 
Barbie - English pet form of Greek Barbara, meaning"foreign; strange."
Barnabás - Hungarian form of Greek Barnabas, meaning "son of exhortation." 
Basmath - Anglicized form of Hebrew Bosmath, meaning "spice" or "sweet smelling." In the bible, this is the name of a wife of Esau, and a daughter of Solomon.
Belita - English name composed of Latin bella "beautiful" and a diminutive suffix, hence "little beauty." 
Brent - English surname transferred to forename use having several possible origins:  From an Old English byname for a criminal who had been "branded." For example, the surname Brendcheke "burned cheek" came from such a byname. 
Bobby - Pet form of English Robert, meaning "bright fame." 
Belbog - Variant spelling of Slavic Belobog, meaning "white god." 
Braden - English surname transferred to forename use, from an Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Ó Bradain, meaning "descendant of Bradán," hence "salmon."
Baghatur - From an old Mongolian term for a "hero" or "warrior." 
Basile - French form of Latin Basilius, meaning "king."
Bendision -  Chamoru name meaning "blessed."
Basira - Feminine form of Arabic Basir, meaning "wise."
Bahman -  Persian name derived from the Zoroastrian phrase Vohu Mana, meaning "good mind." Kai Bahman is the name of a legendary king of Persia (Iran).
Balder - Scandinavian form of Old Norse Baldr, meaning "lord, prince." In mythology, this is the name of a son of Odin and Frigg.
Brigitte - French and German form of Irish Gaelic Bríghid, meaning "exalted one."
Bibiana - Italian and Spanish form of Roman Latin Viviana, meaning "alive." 
Bernardo -  Italian and Spanish form of Latin Bernardus, meaning "bold as a bear."
Balendin - Basque form of Latin Valentinus, meaning "healthy, strong."
Brutus - Roman Latin name meaning "heavy" or "the dullard." In use by the English.
Brandie - Variant spelling of English Brandy, meaning simply "brandy."
Buenaventura - Spanish form of Italian Bonaventura, meaning "good fortune."
Badriyah - Feminine form of Arabic unisex Badr, meaning " full moon."
Bo-lin - Chinese name composed of bo "sea" or "waves" and lin "forest."
Bardulf - Contracted form of German Bardawulf, meaning "bright wolf."
Barbra - English contracted form of Greek Barbara, meaning"foreign; strange."
Babesne - Basque name meaning "protection."
Bálint - Hungarian form of Latin Valentinus, meaning "healthy, strong."
Baruška - Pet form of Czech Barbora, meaning"foreign; strange."
Bittor - Basque form of Latin Victor, meaning "conqueror."
Beckah - Short form of English Rebeckah, meaning "ensnarer."
Bakarne - Feminine form of Basque Bakar, meaning "alone."
Bénédict - French form of Latin Benedictus, meaning "blessed." 
Brin - Variant spelling of Welsh unisex Bryn, meaning "hill."
Biaggio - Variant spelling of Italian Biagio, meaning "talks with a lisp."
Baruti - Egyptian name meaning "teacher."
Benyamin - Variant spelling of Hebrew Binyamin, meaning "son of the right hand." 
Bsag - Armenian name meaning "crown."
Beyth-el - Hebrew name meaning "house of God." In the bible, this is the name of an ancient city of the Canaanites, later of the Benjamites. 
Blancheflor - Old French and Middle English form of French Blancheflour, meaning"white flower."
Bibiñe - Basque form of Vivian, meaning "alive; animated; lively."
Balere - Basque form of Roman Latin Valerie, meaning "strong."
Bujar - Albanian name meaning "generous."
Brynn - Variant spelling of Welsh unisex Bryn, meaning "hill."
Baldric - Old High German name composed of the elements bald "bold, brave" and ric "power, rule," hence "bold ruler."
Bride - Modern form of Irish Bríd, meaning "exalted one."
Baptist - English form of French Baptiste, meaning "baptist."
Berengarius - Latin form of German Beringar, meaning "bear-spear."
Bláithín - Irish name derived from the Gaelic word blath "flower" with added diminutive suffix, meaning "little flower."
Bozhidar - Bulgarian form of Slavic Bozidar, meaning "divine gift."
Batista - Portuguese form of Italian Battista, meaning "baptist."
Bratislav - Serbian name composed of the Slavic elements bratu "brother" and slav "glory," hence "brother of glory." 
Bee - Pet form of English Beatrix, meaning "voyager (through life)."
Bronwyn - Variant spelling of Welsh Brongwyn, meaning "fair-breasted."
Beowulf - Anglo-Saxon name composed of the Old English elements beo "bee" and wulf "wolf," hence "bee-wolf," i.e. "a bear." From the Old English epic poem of the same name about a Germanic hero named Beowulf, who travels to Denmark to help defeat a monster named Grendel. 
Bartosz - Pet form of Polish Bartłomiej, meaning "son of Talmai."
Braonán - Gaelic name composed of the elements braon "drop, moisture," and a diminutive suffix, hence "little drop."
Blain - English surname transferred to forename use, derived from the old Scottish Gaelic personal name Bláán, meaning "little yellow one."
Balduíno - Portuguese form of Old High German Baldawin, meaning "brave friend."
Baako - African Akan unisex name meaning "born first."
Berengár - Portuguese form of Latin Berengarius, meaning "bear-spear."
Brádach - Gaelic name, possibly from a contracted form of brághadach, meaning "large-chested."
Bergit - Norwegian variant form of Scandinavian Birgit, meaning "exalted one."
Bláthnat - Irish Gaelic name meaning "little flower." In mythology, this is the name of a maiden who loved Cúchulainn, the hero of Ulster. 
Blodwedd - Variant spelling of Welsh Blodeuwedd, meaning "wild feminine (spirit)."
Buziba - African Ganda name meaning "deep water; open water."
Berjanoush - Armenian name meaning "elegant and sweet-tempered."
Bartolommeo - Variant spelling of Italian Bartolomeo, meaning "son of Talmai."
Beitris - Scottish form of Latin Viatrix, meaning "voyager (through life)."
Bernard -   English form of Anglo-Saxon Beornheard, meaning "bold as a bear."
Brizio - Short form of Italian Fabrizio, meaning "craftsman."
Bartos - Hungarian surname derived from Greek Bartholomaios, meaning "son of Talmai."
Benedita - Feminine form of Portuguese Benedito, meaning "blessed."
Barret - English byname for a quarrelsome person. It became a surname, then transferred to a forename, derived from Middle English barat, a derivative of barater, meaning "to haggle," hence "haggler."
Borghild - Scandinavian form of Old Norse Borghildr, meaning "helpful battle maid." 
Brangwy - Variant spelling of Welsh Brangwen, meaning "fair raven."
Branwen - Welsh Arthurian legend name of the daughter of Llŷr in the Mabinogion, composed of the elements bran "raven" and gwen "fair, white," hence "fair raven." 
Busiris - Egyptian name of a king who killed visitors to his city, meaning "temple of Osiris."
Baatar - Modern form of Mongolian Baghatur, meaning "hero" or "warrior." 
Burim - Albanian name meaning "fountain; the source."
Bankole - Egyptian name meaning "help me to build the house."
Bevis -  English surname transferred to forename use, probably from the Old French place name Beauvais, in Oise, France which got its name from the Belgic tribe of the Bellovaci (Belovasci) that some say is the name of the Fir Bolg (the ancient Irish "shining ones") of Celtic mythology.
Bigvai - Anglicized form of Hebrew Bigvay, meaning "gardener, husbandman" or "in my bodies." In the bible, this is the name of a man who was a leader amongst the Babylonian exile returnees.
Beorhthere - Anglo-Saxon name composed of the Old English elements beorht "bright" and here "army," hence "bright army."
Brynmor - Welsh name meaning "great hill."
Beltzane - Basque name meaning "brunette."
Blasios -  Greek form of Roman Latin Blasius, meaning "talks with a lisp."
Brendan -  Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Breándan, meaning "prince."
Bashkim - Albanian name meaning "alliance; union."
Bar-jesus - Anglicized form of Greek Bariesou, meaning "son of Jesus." In the New Testament bible, this is the name of a false prophet.
Bielobog - Variant spelling of Slavic Belobog, meaning "white god." 
Berhtram - Contracted form of Old High German Berahthraben, meaning "bright raven."
Beltrán - Spanish form of Old High German Berhtram, meaning "bright raven." 
Bedros - Armenian form of Greek Petros, meaning "rock, stone."
Benjamina - Feminine form of English Benjamin, meaning "blessed."
Budde - African Ganda name meaning "night; occasion; time; weather."
Bluebell - American flower name popularin the 19th century, but rarely used today.
Brynne - Feminine form of Welsh unisex Bryn, meaning "hill."
Berniece - English variant spelling of Latin Bernice, meaning "bringer of victory."
Bigvay - Hebrew name meaning "gardener, husbandman" or "in my bodies." In the bible, this is the name of a man who was a leader amongst the Babylonian exile returnees.
Brigit - Norwegian variant spelling of Scandinavian Birgit, meaning "exalted one."
Bithiah - Anglicized form of Hebrew Bithyah, meaning "daughter of God." In the bible, this is the name of a daughter of Pharoah.
Bariş - Turkish name meaning "peace."
Boiko - Variant spelling of Bulgarian Boyko, meaning "inhabitant of western Ukraine." In use by the Romani.
Barčinka - Pet form of Czech Barbora, meaning"foreign; strange."
Blaize - English variant spelling of French Blaise, meaning "talks with a lisp."
Brittani - Variant spelling of English Brittany, meaning "little Britain."
Bobbi - Unisex pet form of English Robert and Roberta, meaning "bright fame." 
Branwenn - Variant spelling of Welsh Branwen, meaning "fair raven."
Bilhan - Hebrew name meaning "modest." In the bible, this is the name of a Benjamite.
Bojana - Feminine form of Serbian/Slovene Bojan, meaning "warrior."
Baile - Yiddish form of Hebrew Bilhah, meaning "weak, troubled, old."
Baibin - Pet form of Irish Báirbre, meaning"foreign; strange."
Bat-el - Hebrew name meaning "daughter of God."
Branda - Feminine form of Anglo-Saxon Brand, meaning "sword."
Boghos - Armenian form of Greek Paulos, meaning "small." 
Basilia - Feminine form of Spanish Basilio, meaning "queen." 
Balfour - Scottish surname transferred to forename use, composed of the Gaelic elements bail "farm, house, village," and p�ir "grass, pasture," hence "farm pasture; grazing land."
Barasa - African Luyia name meaning "born on Saturday."
Bao-zhai - Chinese name meaning "precious hairpin."
Berezi - Basque name meaning "special."
Bernardetta - Feminine form of Italian Bernardo, meaning "bold as a bear."
Bixenta - Feminine form of Basque Bixintxo, meaning "conquering."
Bartolomeüs -  Dutch form of Latin Bartolomaeus, meaning "son of Talmai."
Blake - Old English byname for a person having unusually dark or light hair or skin. It later became a surname then a popular forename. It comes from two Old English words: 1) bl�c "black," and, 2) blāc "white." It can therefore mean either "black" or "white." 
Bonduca - English variant form of Celtic Boudica, meaning "victory."
Benesh - Yiddish form of Latin Benedictus, meaning "blessed." 
Benedikte - Norwegian feminine form of Scandinavian Benedikt, meaning "blessed."
Bogoris - Tatar nickname meaning "small."
Bussaba - Thai name meaning "flower."
Bihar - Basque name meaning "tomorrow."
Buwz - Hebrew name meaning "contempt." In the bible, this is the name of a son of Nachor.
Betony - Name of a plant of the mint family once popular in herbal medicine, occasionally used as a forename. It is also called woundwort and lousewort. It is said to possibly derive from Celtic bew "head" and ton "good," because it is good for complaints of the head. Pliny said that the original name of this plant was Vettonica, from the Vettones, an ancient Iberian tribe. 
Byrghir - Old Swedish form of Scandinavian Birger, meaning "rescuer, saver."
Bengolarrea - Basque name meaning "land of the blessed."
Bahá - Arabic name meaning "glory, splendor."
Bartlet - Diminutive form of English Bartholomew, meaning "son of Talmai."
Batilda - Swedish form of Old High German Bathilda, meaning "fight-battle."
Bjartr - Old Norse name derived from the word bjartr, meaning "bright."
Babette - Pet form of English Elizabeth, meaning "God is my oath." 
Bekki - Variant spelling of English Becky, meaning "ensnarer."
Bruadair - Irish Gaelic name meaning "dream."
Beniamino - Italian form of Hebrew Binyamin, meaning "son of the right hand."
Beringarius - Latin form of German Beringar, meaning "bear-spear."
Boudewijn - Dutch form of Old High German Baldwin, meaning "brave friend."
Bar-timay - Aramaic name, possibly meaning "son of defilement" or "son of a whore."
Buonfiglio - Italian name meaning "good son."
Berenguer - Spanish form of Latin Berengarius, meaning "bear-spear."
Britannia - Latin name for the personification of the British Empire, meaning "Britain."
Blodeuwedd - Welsh myth name, derived from proto-Celtic *blāto-weid-ā meaning "wild feminine (spirit)." In the Mabinogi, this is the name of a woman made from flowers who was the lover of Goronwy. This is the name of Blodeuedd after she killed her husband and was transformed into an owl.
Bríghid - Irish name derived from Gaelic brígh, meaning "force, strength." In Celtic mythology, this is the name of a goddess, the daughter of Dagda, one of the Tuatha Dé Danann. She is also known by the Gaulish name Brigindos, meaning "exalted one."
Baghadur - Variant spelling of Mongolian Baghatur, meaning "hero" or "warrior." 
Bitxilore - Basque form of Latin Margarita, meaning "pearl."
Blodeuedd - Welsh myth name, derived from the word blawd, meaning "flowers." In the Mabinogi, this is the name of a woman made from flowers who was the lover of Goronwy. After she killed her husband and was transformed into an owl, her name was changed to Blodeuwedd. 
Berjouhi - Armenian name meaning "elegant lady."
Basileus - Variant form of Greek Vasilios, meaning "king." 
Bharata - Hindi name meaning "to be maintained." In mythology, this is the name of the second brother of Lord Rama.
Bakchos - Greek name derived from the word iacho, meaning "to shout," i.e. "noisy, riotous." In mythology, this is a name applied to Dionysos, a god of revelry and the intoxicating power of wine. 
Braidy - Variant spelling of English unisex Brady, meaning "broad-chested." 
Bastien - Short form of French Sébastien, meaning "from Sebaste."
Borislava - Feminine form of Slavic Borislav, meaning "battle glory." In use by the Bulgarians and Russians.
Beatrise - Latvian form of Latin Viatrix, meaning "voyager (through life)."
Beathag - Feminine form of Scottish Beathan, meaning "life."
Barnebhuah -  Aramaic name composed of the elements bar "son of" and nebiy "prophet, speaker," hence meaning "son of exhortation." 
Bylun - Variant spelling of Slavic Belobog, meaning "white god." 
Budur - Feminine form of Arabic unisex Badr, meaning "full moon."
Burk - From the Germanic word burg, meaning "castle, fort, protection." Used as a short form of longer names containing the same element.
Baruna - Pet form of Czech Barbora, meaning"foreign; strange."
Bercu - Turkish name meaning "sweet-smelling."
Berengária - Feminine form of Spanish Berenguer, meaning "bear-spear."
Barak - Greek form of Hebrew Baraq, meaning "flash of lightning." In the bible, this is the name of a commander of the Israelites. 
Brenin - Welsh form of Celtic Brennus, meaning "king."
Baydzar - Armenian name meaning "clear; bright."
Bahij - Arabic name meaning "happy."
Bilyana - Bulgarian form of Serbian Biljana, meaning "herb."
Bomani - Egyptian name meaning "warrior."
Berach - Variant spelling of Irish Bearach, meaning "sharp."
Baukis - Greek name of unknown meaning. In mythology, this is the name of the wife of Philemon. They were the only couple in Tyana who were hospitable to the disguised gods Zeus and Hermes. 
Bingwen - Chinese name meaning "bright and cultivated."
Berengari - Short form of Latin Berengaria, meaning "bear-spear."
Bernardus - Latin form of Old High German Bernhard, meaning "bold as a bear."
Barrett - Variant spelling of English Barret, meaning "haggler."
Brita - Variant spelling of Scandinavian Birgit, meaning "exalted one."
Bartholomaus - German form of Latin Bartholomaeus, meaning "son of Talmai." 
Bertalan - Hungarian form of Greek Bartholomaios, meaning "son of Talmai."
Bardolph - Anglo-Norman form of Old German Bardulf, meaning "bright wolf."
Benedito - Portuguese form of Latin Benedictus, meaning "blessed." 
Barsabbas - Greek form of Aramaic Bar-Sabba, probably meaning "son of the Sabbath." In the bible, this is the surname of a certain Joseph and Judas, mentioned in Acts 1:23 and 15:22 respectively.
Brictius - Variant spelling of Latin Bricius, meaning "pied, spotted, speckled."
Béla - Hungarian name meaning "white." 
Belgin - Turkish name meaning "clear."
Brunilda - Italian and Spanish form of Old Norse Brynhildr, meaning "armored warrior woman." 
Benedikt -   German form of Latin Benedictus, meaning "blessed." 
Branko - Pet form of Serbian Branislav, meaning "glorious protector."
Borbala - Russian form of Greek Barbara, meaning"foreign; strange."
Bulut - Turkish name meaning "cloud."
Bathsheva - Variant spelling of Hebrew Bath-Sheba, meaning "daughter of the oath."
Bartle - Pet form of Irish Gaelic Bairtliméad, meaning "son of Talmai."
Bindy - English pet form of German Belinda, possibly meaning "bright serpent" or "bright linden tree."
Basilius - Latin form of Greek Vasilios, meaning "king."
Bartolomäus - German form of Latin Bartolomaeus, meaning "son of Talmai."
Belinos - Variant spelling of Celtic Belenus, meaning "shining."
Brion - Variant spelling of Irish Brian, meaning "high hill."
Barthold - Variant spelling of German Berthold, meaning "bright ruler."
Bernádett - Feminine form of Hungarian Bernát, meaning "bold as a bear."
Barthélmy - French form of Latin Bartholomaeus, meaning "son of Talmai." 
Barnabé - French form of Greek Barnabas, meaning "son of exhortation." 
Bairtliméad - Irish Gaelic form of Latin Bartholomaeus, meaning "son of Talmai." 
Bradburn - English surname transferred to forename use, composed of the Old English elements brad "broad" and burna "stream," hence "broad stream."
Bo-qin - Chinese name composed of the elements bo "sea" or "wave" and Qin "descendant of the Qin dynasty." 
Bo-hai - Chinese name meaning "sea gulf" or "waves of the gulf."
Bernardita - Feminine form of Spanish Bernardo, meaning "bold as a bear."
Bine -   Short form of Danish Jacobine, meaning "supplanter."
Belobog - Slavic name composed of the elements byelo "white" and bog "god," hence "white god." In mythology, this is the name of a god of light and sun, the counterpart of Crnobog ("black god"), the cursed god of darkness. 
Bisera - Bulgarian name derived from Slavic biser, meaning "pearl."
Bertrade - Variant form of Middle English Bertred, meaning "bright counsel." 
Benoîte - Feminine form of French Benoît, meaning "blessed."
Blume - Variant form of Yiddish Bluma, meaning "flower."
Byrne - Irish surname transferred to forename use, from an Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Broin "descendant of Bran," hence "raven."
Britta - Pet form of English Brittany, meaning "little Britain."
Berbiz - Basque name meaning "resurrection."
Besijana - Albanian name, derived from the city name, meaning "oath."
Bjarte - Norwegian form of Old Norse Bjartr, meaning "bright."
Bergdis - Old Norse name composed of the elements bjarga "to rescue" and dís"goddess, woman," hence "rescue-goddess." 
Bartolomeo - Italian form of Latin Bartolomaeus, meaning "son of Talmai."
Beryl -  English gem name meaning "beryl," from Greek beryllos, a word applied to all green gemstones. 
Britton - English surname transferred to forename use, meaning "from Britain."
Bastet - Variant spelling of Egyptian Bast, meaning "female of the ointment jar. 
Bar-abba - Aramaic name meaning "son of the father."
Buddha - Buddhist title given to anyone who has become fully enlightened, has overcome greed, ignorance, hate, etc, and has become liberated from all suffering, meaning "awakened, enlightened." The most famous Buddha was Gautama Buddha.
Benjamine - French feminine form of French Benjamin, meaning "blessed."
Bertolf - Variant spelling of Anglo-Saxon Berhtulf, meaning "bright wolf."
Bohumila - Czech and Slovak form of Slavic Bogumila, meaning "God-favor."
Berndt - Variant spelling of Low German Bernd, meaning "bold as a bear."
Bithia - Variant spelling of English Bithiah, meaning "daughter of God."
Borvo - A sobriquet for the Celtic sun god Belenus, meaning "heat." As Belenus Borvo, he was "shining heat."
Bartó - Hungarian surname derived from Greek Bartholomaios, meaning "son of Talmai."
Berwyn - Welsh name composed of the Celtic elements bàrr "head, top," and (g)wyn "fair, white," hence "fair-headed."
Bagatur - Georgian form of Mongolian Baghatur, meaning "hero" or "warrior." 
Bözsi - Pet form of Hungarian Erzsébet, meaning "God is my oath."
Botum - Cambodian Khmer name meaning "princess."
Babatunde - African Yoruba name meaning "father has returned."
Bonifácio - Portuguese form of Latin Bonifatius, meaning "good destiny/fate." 
Barra - Variant spelling of Hebrew Bara, meaning "to choose." Compare with masculine Barra.
Birgitta - Modern Scandinavian form of Latin Brigitta, meaning "exalted one."
Bell - Variant spelling of English Belle, meaning "beautiful." 
Berenike - Macedonian form of Greek Pherenike, meaning "bringer of victory." In the bible, this is the name of the eldest daughter of Herod Agrippa.
Breeda - Anglicized form of Irish Bríd, meaning "exalted one."
Basak - Turkish name meaning "wheat."
Bellinus - Variant spelling of Celtic Belenus, meaning "shining."
Bertoldo - Italian form of German Berthold, meaning "bright ruler."
Berhtulf - Anglo-Saxon name composed of the Old English elements berht "bright" and wulf "wolf," hence "bright wolf."
Brennius - Latin form of Celtic Brennus, meaning "king."
Breann - Feminine form of Irish Brian, meaning "high hill."
Baiard - Old French name derived from the word baiard, meaning "foolhardy." In medieval romances, this was the name of a magic horse from the legends of the chansons de geste ("Songs of Heroic Deeds") which was given to Renaud by Charlemagne. It belonged to the four sons of Aymon, and had the ability to grow larger or smaller as one or more of the four sons mounted it. According to tradition, one of its foot-prints may still be seen in the forest of Soignes, and another on a rock near Dinant. 
Bakene - Basque name meaning "peace."
Bożydar - Polish form of Slavic Bozidar, meaning "divine gift."
Baldomero - Spanish name composed of the Germanic elements bald "bold, brave" and meri "famous," hence "bold and famous."
Barebra - Old Swedish form of Greek Barbara, meaning"foreign; strange."
Bat-sheva -  Variant spelling of Hebrew Bath-Sheba, meaning "daughter of the oath."
Barney - English pet form of Bernard "bold as a bear" and Greek Barnabas "son of exhortation." 
Bartolomé - Spanish form of Latin Bartolomaeus, meaning "son of Talmai."
Brígh - Short form of Irish Gaelic Bríghid, meaning "force, strength."
Bergr - Variant form of Old Norse Bjorg, meaning "rescuer, saver."
Bogomil - Bulgarian form of Slavic Bogumil, meaning "God-favor."
Bonifaz - German form of Latin Bonifatius, meaning "good destiny/fate." 
Banafrit - Egyptian name meaning "beautiful soul."
Bébhionn - Variant spelling of Irish Béibhinn, meaning "fair lady."
Björghildur - Icelandic form of Old Norse Borghildr, meaning "helping battle maid." 
Bazyli - Polish form of Greek Vasilios, meaning "king." 
Babirye - African Luganda name meaning "first-born of twins."
Baladeva - Hindi name composed of the Sanskrit elements bala "strength" and deva "god," hence "strong god." In Hindu mythology, this is another name for Balarama, the elder brother of Sri Krishna.
Balthild - Variant spelling of Old High German Baldhild, meaning "bold battle." 
Brunnhilde - Variant form of Old High German Brunhild, meaning "armored warrior woman."
Bathilda - Variant spelling of Old High German Bathild, meaning "fight-battle." 
Basemath - Anglicized form of Hebrew Bosmath, meaning "spice" or "sweet smelling." 
Briartach - Said to be a corrupted form of Irish Gaelic Muircheartach, meaning "skilled seaman." 
Brittania - Variant spelling of Latin Britannia, meaning "Britain."
Bronislava - Feminine form of Slavic Bronislav, meaning "glorious protector." In use by the Russians.
Bento - Pet form of Portuguese Benjamim, meaning "blessed."
Brynhildur - Icelandic form of Old Norse Brynhildr, meaning "armored warrior woman." 
Brygida - Polish form of Irish Gaelic Bríghid, meaning "exalted one."
Bartholomeus - Dutch form of Latin Bartholomaeus, meaning "son of Talmai." 
Burgundy - English name derived from the wine name, from the name of a place in France which got its name from Latin Burgundiones, literally meaning "highlanders." May also sometimes be given as a color name.
Benedykt - Polish form of Greek Benediktos, meaning "blessed." 
Bar-talmai - Aramaic name meaning "son of Talmai."
Beppe - Pet form of Italian Giuseppe, meaning "(God) shall add (another son)." 
Benvenuto - Medieval Italian name composed of the elements bene "well" and venuto "arrived," hence "well-arrived," i.e. "welcome."
Beltza - Basque name meaning "black."
Bethia - Variant spelling of English Bithiah, meaning "daughter of God." This was the original name of the H.M.A.V. Bounty.
Beauregard - From the Old French surname, derived from a place name composed of the elements beau "beautiful" and regard "aspect, outlook," hence "beautiful aspect" or "beautiful outlook."
Bernarde - Feminine form of French Bernard, meaning "bold as a bear."
Bunko - Japanese name meaning "literary child."
Beileag - Pet form of Scottish Iseabail, meaning "God is my oath."
Bernardette - Pet form of French Bernarde, meaning "bold as a bear."
Bébhinn - Variant spelling of Irish Béibhinn, meaning "fair lady."
Beringar - Old German name composed of the elements berin "bear" and ger "spear," hence "bear-spear."
Beatriu - Catalan form of Latin Viatrix, meaning "voyager (through life)."
Bearach - Irish name derived from the Gaelic word biorach, meaning "sharp."
Blagoja - Macedonian name meaning "gentle."
Beatrycze - Polish form of Latin Viatrix, meaning "voyager (through life)."
Bernardine - Pet form of French Bernarde, meaning "bold as a bear."
Bertilda - Old German name composed of the elements berht "bright" and hild "battle," hence "bright battle maid."
Bernetta - Pet form of French Bernadine, meaning "bringer of victory."
Beaumont - From the Old French surname, derived from a place name composed of the elements beau "beautiful" and mont "hill, mountain," hence "beautiful mountain."
Bieito - Galician-Portuguese form of Latin Benedictus, meaning "blessed."
Beylke - Pet form of Yiddish Baile, meaning "weak, troubled, old."
Barbora - Czech form of Greek Barbara, meaning"foreign; strange."
Bátor - Hungarian form of Mongolian Baatar, meaning "warrior."
Babieca - Spanish name meaning "a simpleton; stupid." This wasthe name of the white Andalusian steed belonging to El Cid. According to legend, Babieca was frail and wild and when El Cid chose her, his godfather exclaimed"Babieca!" and so this became his name. But Babieca was notstupid; he became a great and famous warhorse and El Cid loved him so much herequested that he be buried with him in the monastery of San Pedro de Cardena. Unfortunately, his wish was not granted; instead Babieca was buried before the gate of the monastery and two elms were planted to mark the site.
Blas - Spanish form of Latin Blasius, meaning "talks with a lisp."
Buz - Anglicized form of Hebrew Buwz, meaning "contempt." In the bible, this is the name of a son of Nachor.
Bergþóra - Feminine form of Old Norse Bergþórr, meaning "rescue-Thor."
Bhekizitha - African Zulu name meaning "he watches out for enemies."
Brynhild - Scandinavian form of Old Norse Brynhildr, meaning "armored warrior woman." 
Bergþórr - Old Norse composed of the elements bjarga "to rescue" and Þórr "Thor," hence "rescue-Thor."
Buru - African Shona name meaning "bull."
Bendiks - Latvian form of Greek Benediktos, meaning "blessed." 
Bruatar - Variant spelling of Irish Gaelic Bruadar, meaning "dream."
Baiardo - Variant spelling of Spanish Bajardo, meaning "bay color."  
Belasko - Basque name meaning "raven."
Blanda - English name derived from Latin blanda, meaning"cherishing." 
Bronislovas - Lithuanian form of Slavic Bronislav, meaning "glorious protector." 
Breda - Variant spelling of English Breeda, meaning "exalted one."
Birthe - Pet form of Scandinavian Birgitta, meaning "exalted one."
Bàrtolo - Short form of Italian Bartolomeo, meaning "son of Talmai."
Barna - Short form of Hungarian Barnabás, meaning "son of exhortation." 
Bohumír -  Czech form of Slavic Bogomir, meaning "God-peace."
Binh - Vietnamese name meaning "peace."
Briac - Breton form of Irish Brian, meaning "high hill."
Bosse - Pet form of Swedish Bo, meaning "householder."
Bile - Irish name derived from the word bile, meaning "sacred tree." In mythology, this is the name of a god of healing and light.
Baldr - Old Norse name derived from the word baldr, meaning "lord, prince." In mythology, this is the name of the second son of Odin and Frigg. He was a god of beauty, joy, purity and peace. His death was seen as the triggering event which brought about the destruction of all the gods at Ragnarok. He was ceremonially cremated upon his ship, Hringhorni, largest of all ships ever built.
Bette - Pet form of English Elizabeth, meaning "God is my oath."
Barea - Basque name meaning "clam."
Blandina - Chamoru name meaning"blond." 
Brice - French form of Scottish Bryce, meaning "pied, spotted, speckled." 
Baraz - Persian name meaning "exalted."
Bluma - Yiddish name meaning "flower." Also spelled Blume.
Brais - Galician-Portuguese form of Latin Blasius, meaning "talks with a lisp." 
Bram -  Short form of Hebrew Abram "father of elevation" and Abraham "father of a multitude."
Bodil - Scandinavian form of Old Norse Bóthildr, meaning "battle of revenge." 
Beyla - Variant spelling of Yiddish Baile, meaning "weak, troubled, old."
Bjarni - Icelandic form of Old Norse Bjorn, meaning "bear."
Britt - Pet form of English Brittany, meaning "little Britain."
Brock - English surname transferred to forename use, derived from Old English brocc meaning "badger."
Birte - Pet form of Danish Birgitte, meaning "exalted one."
Brier - Variant spelling of English unisex Briar, meaning "briar plant."
Boulos - Variant spelling of Arabic Bulus, a form of Latin Paulus, meaning "small."
Bar - Element found in a great manyAramaic names, meaning "son of."
Barzig - Armenian name meaning "plain."
Brian -   Irish name derived from Celtic Brigonos, meaning "high hill."
Bartholomaeus - Latin form of Greek Bartholomaios, meaning "son of Talmai."
Beorhtraed - Anglo-Saxon name composed of the Old English elements beorht "bright" and ræd "counsel," hence "bright counsel."
Bogatyr - Russian form of Turkish Baghatur, meaning "hero" or "warrior."
Brose - Short form of English Ambrose, meaning "immortal."
Bénézet - French Provençal form of Latin Benedictus, meaning "blessed." 
Bbwaddene - African Ganda name meaning "large dog."
Bruns - Variant form of German Bruno, meaning "brown."
Berenger - Old French form of Latin Berengarius, meaning "bear-spear."
Barunka - Pet form of Czech Barbora, meaning"foreign; strange."
Botilda - Latin form of Scandinavian Bodil, meaning "battle of revenge." 
Balázs - Hungarian form of French Blaise, meaning "talks with a lisp."
Börje - Swedish form of Old Norse Bjorg, meaning "rescuer, saver." 
Brant - Variant spelling of English Brandt, meaning "blade, sword."
Branca - Galician-Portuguese form of French Blanche, meaning "white."
Balius - Latin form of Greek Balios, meaning "dappled, piebald." In mythology, this is the name of one of two immortal horses (the other named Xanthos) who drew the chariot of Achilles during the Trojan war. They were the offspring of the harpy Podarge and the west wind Zephyros.
Bamber - German byname meaning "short and fat." 
Brahim - Possibly an Albanian form of Hebrew Abraham, meaning "father of a multitude."
Bjarne - Modern Scandinavian form of Old Norse Bjorn, meaning "bear."
Butrus - Arabic form of Latin Petrus, meaning "rock, stone."
Blerim - Albanian name meaning "verdure; greenery."
Beatriz - Spanish form of Latin Viatrix, meaning "voyager (through life)."
Báirbre - Irish form of Greek Barbara, meaning"foreign; strange."
Bettie - Pet form of English Elizabeth, meaning "God is my oath."
Barkev - Armenian name meaning "gift."
Batyah - Variant spelling of Hebrew Batya, meaning "daughter of God."
Bujare - Feminine form of Albanian Bujar, meaning "generous."
Bassam - Arabic name meaning "smiling."
Barthomieu - Contracted form of French Provençal Bartholomieu, meaning "son of Talmai." 
Bartomeu - Catalan form of Latin Bartolomaeus, meaning "son of Talmai."
Brangwen - Variant spelling of Welsh Branwen, meaning "fair raven."
Bartal - Hungarian form of Greek Bartholomaios, meaning "son of Talmai."
Bláán - Scottish name composed of Gaelic blá "yellow" and a diminutive suffix, hence "little yellow one."
Baldur - Icelandic form of Old Norse Baldr, meaning "lord, prince."
Bahram - Persian name meaning "smiter of resistance" or "victorious." This is also a name for the planet Mars. In mythology, this is the name of an angel.
Bjartur - Icelandic form of Old Norse Bjartr, meaning "bright."
Bryon - Variant spelling of English Bryan, meaning "high hill."
Biagio - Italian form of Roman Latin Blasius, meaning "talks with a lisp."
Burney - Irish surname transferred to forename use, from an Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Biorna "son of Biorna," hence "bear."
Blejan - Cornish name meaning "flower."
Baraka - Egyptian name meaning "blessing; gift."
Biddy -   Pet form of English Bridget, meaning "exalted one." It was rarely used after it acquired the negative connotation "old biddy." 
Babak - Persian name meaning "little father."
Bingen - Basque form of Latin Vincentius, meaning "conquering."
Basilio - Italian and Spanish form of Latin Basilius, meaning "king."
Borys - Polish form of Russian Boris, probably meaning "fighter, warrior." 
Bahiyya - Arabic name meaning "beautiful."
Betisa - Basque name meaning "unending."
Bernike - Contracted form of Macedonian Greek Berenike, meaning "bringer of victory." In the bible, this is the name of the eldest daughter of Herod Agrippa.
Bothild - Swedish form of Scandinavian Bodil, meaning "battle of revenge." 
Bettino - Pet form of Italian Benedetto, meaning "blessed."
Barzilai - Anglicized form of Hebrew Barzillay, meaning "man of iron."
Bayard - Old French name derived from the word baie, meaning "reddish brown" or "bright bay color." In medieval romances, this was the name of a magic horse from the legends of the chansons de geste ("Songs of Heroic Deeds") which was given to Renaud by Charlemagne. It belonged to the four sons of Aymon, and had the ability to grow larger or smaller as one or more riders mounted it. According to tradition, one of its foot-prints may still be seen in the forest of Soignes, and another on a rock near Dinant.
Brídin - Diminutive form of Irish Gaelic Bríd, meaning "little exalted one."
Braeden - Variant spelling of English Braden, meaning "salmon." 
Bittori - Variant of Basque Bittore, meaning "conqueror."
Benneit - Scottish Gaelic form of Greek Benediktos, meaning "blessed." 
Baldwin - English form of French Baldoin, meaning "brave friend."
Belinus - Variant spelling of Celtic Belenus, meaning "shining."
Bronius - Pet form of Lithuanian Bronislovas, meaning "glorious protector."
Blasius - Roman name derived from Latin blaesus, "lisping," hence "talks with a lisp."
Barsegh - Armenian form of Roman Latin Blasius, meaning "talks with a lisp."
Brickel - South German byname related to the word bröckel, a diminutive of brocken "chunk," hence "little chunk," denoting a short stocky person.
Benigno - Italian form of Latin Benignus, meaning "kind."
Brittny - Variant spelling of English Brittany, meaning "little Britain."
Boleslav - Slavic name composed of the elements bole "large" and slav "glory," hence "large glory." In use by the Russians.
Borysko - Ukrainian form of Russian Boris, probably meaning "fighter, warrior." 
Berit - Variant form of Norwegian Bergit, meaning "exalted one." 
Benedek - Hungarian form of Greek Benediktos, meaning "blessed." 
Bergliot - Danish and Norwegian form of Old Norse Bergljót, meaning "rescue light." 
Bhaltair - Scottish Gaelic form of Old High German Walthere, meaning "ruler of the army." 
Bialbog - Variant spelling of Slavic Belobog, meaning "white god." 
Blodeuyn - Welsh name derived from the word blawd, meaning "flower."
Benoît - Old French form of Latin Benedictus, meaning "blessed." 
Bartolomĕj - Czech form of Greek Bartholomaios, meaning "son of Talmai."
Berenice - Latin form of Macedonian Greek Berenike, meaning "bringer of victory." In the bible, this is the name of the eldest daughter of Herod Agrippa.
Bronisława - Feminine form of Polish Bronisław, meaning "glorious protector."
Bogumił - Polish form of Slavic Bogumil, meaning "God-favor."
Berengaria - Feminine form of Latin Beringarius, meaning "bear-spear."
Bogusław - Polish form of Slavic Bogoslav, meaning "God-glory."
Boipelo - African Tswana unisex name meaning "proud."
Boitumelo - African Tswana unisex name meaning "joy."
Bolesław - Polish form of Slavic Boleslav, meaning "large glory."
Bolivar - Castilian form of Spanish Bolívar, meaning "meadow mill" or "riverbank mill."
Bonifacio - Italian form of Latin Bonifatius, meaning "good destiny/fate." 
Béďa - Pet form of Czech Bedřich, meaning "peaceful ruler."
Bedřich - Czech form of German Friedrich, meaning "peaceful ruler."
Bedřišek - Pet form of Czech Bedřich, meaning "peaceful ruler."
Bora - Turkish name meaning "hurricane."
Bela - Hebrew name meaning "destruction." In the bible, this is the name of several characters, including a king of Edom.
Božidar - Czech form of Slavic Bozidar, meaning "divine gift."
Brady - Irish surname transferred to unisex forename use, derived from an Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Brádaigh "descendant of Brádach," hence "large-chested."
Benedict - English form of French Bénédict, meaning "blessed." 
Brahim - Arabic form of Hebrew Abraham,meaning "father of a multitude." 
Braidy - Variant spelling of English unisex Brady, possibly meaning "large-chested." 
Braith - Welsh unisex name derived from the word brith, meaning "diversely-colored," especially black and white or red and white. 
Brandi - Pet form of Anglo-Saxon Brand, meaning "blade, sword."
Benj�min - Hungarian form of Greek Beniamín, meaning "son of the right hand."
Baako - African Akan unisex name meaning "born first."
Baal zebul - Variant spelling of Greek Beelzeboul, possibly meaning "lord or possessor of the high place."
Brenin llwyd - Welsh myth name of a being believed to inhabit the mountains of Snowdonia, composed of the names Brenin "king" and Llwyd "gray-haired," hence "grey-haired king."
Báb - Arabic name meaning "gate." 
Bab -   Armenian name meaning "grandfather."
Babe - This was once a popular American English pet name for athletes, especially in the early 1900s, before and after Babe Ruth. Compare with feminine Babe.
Brett - English unisex name meaning, "aBreton."
Babieca - Spanish name meaning "a simpleton; stupid." This wasthe name of the white Andalusian steed belonging to El Cid. According to legend, Babieca was frail and wild and when El Cid chose her, his godfather exclaimed"Babieca!" and so this became his name. But Babieca was notstupid; he became a great and famous warhorse and El Cid loved him so much herequested that he be buried with him in the monastery of San Pedro de Cardena. Unfortunately, his wish was not granted; instead Babieca was buried before the gate of the monastery and two elms were planted to mark the site.
Briar - English unisex name derived from the plant name briar, from Old English brer, meaning "prickly bush."
Badr - Arabic unisex name meaning "full moon."
Brin - Variant spelling of Welsh unisex Bryn, meaning "hill."
Bahadur (persian - بهادر): Hindi and Persian form of Mongolian Baghatur, meaning "hero" or "warrior."
Berengar - Italian form of Latin Berengarius, meaning "bear-spear."
Bai - Chinese unisex name meaning 1) "pure, white" or 2) "many, hundred."
Bailey - English occupational surname transferred to unisex forename use, meaning "bailiff." 
Bara - Hebrew name meaning "to choose."
Bailie - Variant spelling of English unisex Bailey, meaning "bailiff." 
Brógán - Old Gaelic name composed of the word br�g "shoe," and a diminutive suffix, hence "little shoe."
Baily - Variant spelling of English unisex Bailey, meaning "bailiff." 
Brogan - Irish surname transferred to unisex forename use, from Gaelic Ó Brógáin, meaning "descendant of Brógán," hence "little shoe."
Bronisław - Polish form of Slavic Bronislav, meaning "glorious protector." 
Barbára - Icelandic form of Greek Barbara, meaning"foreign; strange."
Barbara - Greek name derived from the feminine form of the word barbaros, once used to refer to the unintelligible chatter of foreigners which sounded like "bar-bar" to the Greeks, hence "foreign; strange." 
Brook -  English surname transferred to unisex forename use, from Old English broc, meaning "brook, stream."
Brooke - Variant spelling of English unisex Brook, meaning "brook, stream."
Bala - Hindi unisex name meaning "young."
Bernat - Catalan form of Latin Bernardus, meaning "bold as a bear."
Bogumiła - Feminine form of Polish Bogumił, meaning "God-favor."
Bernat -  Basque form of Latin Bernardus, meaning "bold as a bear."
Bogusława - Feminine form of Polish Bogusław, meaning "God-glory."
Berry -  Variant spelling of English Barry, meaning "fair-headed." Compare with feminine Berry.
Bryn - Welsh unisex name meaning "hill."
Balduino - Spanish form of Old High German Baldawin, meaning "brave friend."
Bertie - Pet form of English Bert, meaning "bright." Compare with feminine Bertie.
Brynn - Variant spelling of Welsh unisex Bryn, meaning "hill."
Bolesława - Feminine form of Polish Bolesław, meaning "large glory."
Basma - Variant spelling of Hebrew Bosma, meaning perfumed."
Bambi - English unisex name, derived from the Italian word bambino, meaning "child." 
Borbála - Hungarian form of Greek Barbara, meaning"foreign; strange."
Bambie - Variant spelling of English unisex Bambi, meaning "child."
Božena - Feminine form of Czech Božidar, meaning "divine gift."
Beata - Polish name derived from Latin beatus, meaning "blessed." 
Barnabas - Greek form of Aramaic Barnebhuah, meaning "son of exhortation." In the bible, this is a surname given to Joses by the apostles. He was a native of Cyprus who was a Christian teacher and disciple of Paul.
Beatrice -  Italian form of Latin Viatrix, meaning "voyager (through life)."
Barra - Short form of Gaelic Fionnbarra, meaning "fair-headed." Compare with feminine Barra.
Björn - Swedish form of Old Norse Bjorn, meaning "bear."
Bartłomiej - Polish form of Greek Bartholomaios, meaning "son of Talmai."
Blair - Scottish unisex name derived from any of a number of places in Scotland called Blair, derived from the Gaelic word blàr, meaning "field, plain," most often referring to a "battlefield." 
Brina - Slovene name meaning "protector."
Błažej - Polish form of Latin Blasius, meaning "talks with a lisp."
Bliss - Old English unisex name derived from the vocabulary word bliss, meaning "joy; happiness." 
Blythe - Old English surname transferred to unisex forename use, derived from the word blīðe, meaning "cheerful, happy."
Bo (chinese - 波): Chinese unisex name meaning "sea" or "waves."
Bobbi - Unisex pet form of English Robert and Roberta, meaning "bright fame." 

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