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Names starting with C

Clytia - Latin form of Greek Klytiê, meaning "famous." In mythology, this is the name of a nymph who was buried alive in sand and transformed into a sunflower.
Cerus - Greek name meaning "fit." In mythology, this is the name of the horse belonging to Adrastos that was swifter than the wind.
Cíntia - Portuguese form of Latin Cynthia, meaning "woman from Kynthos."
Cay -   Variant spelling of Frisian Kai, meaning "warrior." 
Carole - French form of Latin Carola, meaning "man."
Capaneus - Latin form of Greek Kapaneus, meaning "arrogant." In mythology, this is the name of one of the Seven Against Thebes. He is said to have had a body of immense size and strength, but he was notoriously arrogant and was eventually struck and killed by a thunderbolt sent by Zeus. His wife Evadne committed suicide by throwing herself on his funeral pyre. 
Carly - Variant spelling of English Carlie, meaning "man."
Caoilfhionn - Irish Gaelic name composed of the elements caol "slender" and fionn "fair," hence "fair and slender."
Cleopas - Latin form of Greek Kleopas, meaning "glory of the father." In the New Testament bible, this is the name of a disciple.
Chusi - Native American Hopi name meaning "snake flower."
Cora - Latin form of Greek Kore, meaning "maiden." In mythology, this is a name borne by Persephone, a goddess of the underworld.
Cletus - Latin form of Greek Kleitos, meaning famous, renowned." 
Chaz - Pet form of English Charles, meaning "man."
Claudia -   Feminine form of Roman Latin Claudius, meaning "lame." 
Chloé - French form of Latin Chloe, meaning "green shoot."
Cuauhtémoc - Aztec Nahuatl name meaning "falling eagle." This was the name of the last Mexica emperor.
Charlie - Unisex pet form of English Charles and Charlene, meaning "man."
Cam -   Short form of Scottish unisex Cameron ("crooked nose"), and other names beginning with Cam-.
Christiaan - Dutch form of Latin Christianus, meaning "believer" or "follower of Christ."
Channarong - Thai name meaning "experienced warrior."
Camelia - Romanian name derived from the Latin name of the flowering evergreen shrub, camellia, named after the Czech-born missionary/botanist Georg Josef Kamel, from the word kamel, meaning "camel."
Crearwy - Variant spelling of Welsh Creirwy, possibly meaning "purity."
Chalchiuhticue - Aztec Nahuatl myth name of a goddess of water and rivers, the wife of Tlaloc, meaning "jade skirt."
Cindy - English pet form of Latin Cynthia, meaning "woman from Kynthos." 
Chong-lin - Chinese name meaning "very serious."
Chankoowashtay - Native American Sioux name meaning "good road."
Cathleen - Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Caitlín, meaning "pure."
Castor - Latin form of Greek Kastor, meaning "beaver." In mythology, Castor and Pollux ("very sweet") are the twin sons of Jupiter and Leda and are known as the Dioskouroi ("boys of Zeus") and the Gemini twins.
Chama - Aramaic form of Hebrew Cham, meaning "heat."
Cerise - French name meaning "cherry." 
Cathy - English pet form of French Catharine, meaning "pure."
Coyotl - Nahuatl name meaning "coyote."
Candra - Indonesian name from a love story about princess Candra Kirana of Kediri. Candra was the incarnation of Dewi Ratih, goddess of love, and her name means "glowing like the moon." 
Callisto -  Latin form of Greek Kallisto, meaning "most beautiful." In Greek mythology, this is the name of the daughter of Lycaon, king of Arcadia. Compare with masculine Callisto.
Carolyn - English variant spelling of French Caroline, meaning "man."
Che - Spanish name derived from the Argentinian word for "hey!"
Carlin - Irish Gaelic unisex name meaning "little champion."
Caointean - Scottish Gaelic form of Old French Quentin, meaning "fifth."
Chastity - English name meaning "purity." It is one of the virtue names that were popular with the Puritans; some others are Charity, Faith, Honor, Hope, and Prudence. 
Cian - Irish Gaelic name meaning "ancient, distant." In mythology, this is the name of the son-in-law of Brian Boru.
Crescentia - Feminine form of Latin Crescentius, meaning "to spring up, grow, thrive."
Cairo - American English name derived from the name of the Egyptian city of Cairo, from Arabic al-Qāhira, meaning "victorious." 
Clarissa - Diminutive form of Latin Clara, meaning "fame." 
Cristiana - Feminine form of Italian Cristiano, meaning "believer" or "follower of Christ."
Camila - Spanish form of Roman Latin Camilla, possibly meaning "attendant (for a temple)."
Christian - English name derived from Latin Christianus, meaning "believer" or "follower of Christ." In the bible, this is the name first given to the worshippers of Jesus by the Gentiles, but from the second century onward accepted by them as a title of honor.
Cecília - Portuguese form of Latin Cæcilia, meaning "blind." 
Cosmo - Latin form of Greek Kosmos, meaning "order, beauty."
Chizkiyah - Hebrew name meaning "God is my strength." In the bible, this is the name of a king of Judah. 
Chiamaka - African Igbo name meaning "God is beautiful."
Carmi - Anglicized form of Hebrew Karmiy, meaning "a vinedresser" or "my vineyard." In the bible, this is the name of a Judaite, father of Achan, and the name of the fourth son of Reuben.
Curt - Short form of English Curtis, meaning "courteous."
Coretta - Pet form of Latin Cora, meaning "maiden."
Coreen - Irish form of French Corinne, meaning "maiden."
Chase - Middle English surname (of Norman French origin) transferred to forename use, meaning "hunter." 
Calix - Short form of Latin Callixtus, meaning "most beautiful."
Chizoba - African Igbo unisex name meaning "God protect us."
Colin -   Anglicized form of Scottish Gaelic Cailean, meaning "whelp; young pup."
Cephas - Latin form of Greek Kephas, meaning "rock, stone." In the New Testament bible, this is the surname given by Jesus to Simon son of Jona, to distinguish him from Simon Zelotes. 
Cadell - Old Irish and Welsh name composed of cad "battle" and the diminutive suffix -ell, hence "little battle."
Calvin - English name derived from Latin Calvinus, meaning "little bald one."
Celandine - English name derived from the name of a yellow wildflower, from Greek chelidon,meaning "a swallow bird." 
Chiquita - Spanish name meaning "little one." 
Clotilda - Modern variant spelling of German Chlotichilda, meaning "famous battle maid."
Cuán - Irish name composed of Gaelic cú "hound/wolf, chief" and a diminutive suffix, hence "little hound."
Caris - English variant spelling of Latin Charis, meaning "grace."
Cadfael - Welsh name composed of the elements cad "battle" and fael/mail "prince," hence "battle prince." This is a very rare name with only one instance found recorded, the name of a saint also known as Cadoc and Catmail.
Cassia - Latin form of Hebrew Qetsiyah, meaning "cassia," a bark similar to cinnamon. 
Cade - English surname transferred to forename use, originally a byname for someone or something "round and lumpy."
Cnut - Variant spelling of Scandinavian Knut, meaning "knot." 
Ceres - Roman name derived from the Proto-Indo-European root ker, meaning "to grow." In mythology, this is the name of a goddess of agriculture.
Candice - English variant spelling of Latin Candace, meaning "prince of servants."
Célia - Portuguese and Spanish form of Latin Cælia, probably meaning "heaven."
Cameron - Scottish surname transferred to unisex forename use, from the name of the great Highland clans whose ancestor had an ungraceful proboscis, composed of the Gaelic elements cam "bent, crooked" and sròn "nose," hence "crooked nose."
Chavvah - Hebrew name meaning "life." In the bible, this is the name of the first woman, the wife of Adam.
Christelle - Pet form of French Christine, meaning "believer" or "follower of Christ."
Cornelius -   Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Conn, having several possible meanings including "chief, freeman, head, hound, intelligence, strength."
Chavdar - Bulgarian name of Persian origin, meaning "leader."
Chogan - Native American Algonquin name meaning "blackbird."
Coco - Originally from the Italian occupational name for a "cook," it is now in continental use as a pet form of longer names beginning with Co-.
Candelario - Masculine form of Spanish Candelaria, meaning "candle."
Cirino - Pet form of Italian Ciro, meaning "like the sun."
Charles - English and French form of German Karl, meaning "man."
Clare -  English form of Latin Clara, meaning "clear, bright." Compare with masculine Clare.
Cynthia - Latin form of Greek Kynthia, meaning "woman from Kynthos." In mythology, this was another name for Artemis.
Caylin - Variant spelling of English Kaylin, meaning "girl."
Camille - French unisex form of Roman Latin Camilla, possibly meaning "attendant (for a temple)."
Cherish - English name derived from the vocabulary word cherish, meaning "to cherish; to hold dear."
Cassidy - English surname transferred to unisex forename use, derived from an Anglicized form of Gaelic � Caiside, "descendant of Caiside," hence "curly(-headed)."
Clara - Feminine form of Latin Clarus, meaning "clear, bright." In use by the English and Italians.
Cole -  English surname transferred to forename use, derived from Old English Cola, meaning "black, coal." This name is also sometimes used as a pet form of Nicholas, meaning "victor of the people."
Catalina - Spanish form of Greek Aikaterine, meaning "pure."
Cristal - Variant spelling of English Crystal, meaning "crystal, ice."
Ciera - Variant spelling of English Sierra, meaning "mountain range."
Christa - Contracted form of Latin Christina, meaning "believer" or "follower of Christ."
Callie - English pet form of Latin Callista, meaning "most beautiful."
Caryn - English form of Danish Karen, meaning "pure."
Céleste - French feminine form of Latin unisex Cælestis, meaning "heavenly."
Camellia - English name derived from the Latin name of the flowering evergreen shrub, camellia, named after the Czech-born missionary/botanist Georg Josef Kamel, from the word kamel, meaning "camel."
Clarus - Ancient Roman Latin cognomen, meaning "bright, clear."
Clinton - English surname transferred to forename use, meaning "settlement near the headland." 
Columb - Scottish form of Latin Columba, meaning "dove."
Cyrus -  Latin form of Greek Kyros, meaning "like the sun." In the bible, this is the name of the king of Persia, Cyrus the Great, conqueror of Babylon, who freed the captive Jews. 
Candy -   English name derived from the vocabulary word, meaning  "candy."
Cupid - Short form of Latin Cupido, meaning "desire." In Roman mythology, this is the name of a god of love, the son of Venus. He is also known as Amor, "love." His Greek name is Eros, meaning "sexual love."
Callum - Variant spelling of Scottish Calum, meaning "dove."
Chaviva -  Hebrew unisex name meaning "beloved." 
Colm -   Old Irish form of Latin Columba, meaning "dove."
Clopas - Latin form of Greek Klopas, probably meaning "my exchanges." In the bible, this is the name of the father of the apostle James the less. 
Chrissy - Variant spelling of English Chrissie, meaning "believer" or "follower of Christ."
Chuck - Pet form of English Charles, meaning "man."
Chiharu - Japanese name meaning "one thousand springs."
Charline - Feminine form of French Charles, meaning "man."
Croccifixio - Variant spelling of Italian Crocifisso, meaning "cross; crucifix" or "way of the cross."
Connor - Anglicized form of Irish Conchobhar, meaning "hound-lover."
Chosovi - Native American Hopi name meaning "bluebird."
Chuan-li - Chinese name meaning "transmitting propriety."
Carlos - Portuguese and Spanish form of Latin Carolus, meaning "man."
Caleigh - Variant spelling of English Kayley, meaning "slender."
Christophoros - Greek name composed of the name Christos "Christ" and the word phero "to bear," hence "Christ-bearer."
Calista - Variant spelling of Latin Callista, meaning "most beautiful."
Chaya - Feminine form of Hebrew Chayim, meaning "alive."
Cass - English short form of Latin Cassandra, meaning "she who entangles men." 
Clytemnestra - Latin form of Greek Klytaimnestra, meaning "famous for her suitors." In mythology, this is the name of the wife of Agamemnon.
Ceneric - Anglo-Saxon name composed of the Old English elements cene "keen, brave" and ric "power," hence "brave/keen power."
Chelsea - English name derived from the name of a district in London, meaning "landing place" or "landing port."
Chimalli - Nahuatl name meaning "shield."
Chasidah - Variant spelling of Hebrew Chasida, meaning "stork" and "righteous."
Cahal - Variant spelling of Irish Gaelic Cathal, meaning "battle ruler."
Cyrillus - Latin form of Greek Kyrillos, meaning "lord."
Chori - Assyrian name meaning "cave-dweller."
Cai -   Variant spelling of Scandinavian Kai, possibly meaning "lord."
Chrysaor - Latin form of Greek Khrysaor, meaning "golden sword." In mythology, this is the name of a son of Poseidon and the Gorgon Medusa. He is usually described as a giant, but sometimes as a winged boar, just as his twin brother Pegasus is described as a winged horse.
Costel - Pet form of Romanian Constantin, meaning "steadfast."
Cierra - Variant spelling of English Sierra, meaning "mountain range."
Consus - Roman name, probably of Etruscan or Sabine origin, meaning "to sow." In mythology, this is the name of a god of grains and subterranean silos. 
Cambyses - Latin form of Greek Kambyses, probably meaning "handsome king." 
Cletes - Pet form of Latin Anacletus, meaning "called back; invoked."
Chantelle - Elaborated form of English Chantel, meaning "stony place."
Cheveyo - Native American Hopi name meaning "spirit warrior."
Chrysanthus - Latin form of Greek Chrysanthos, meaning "golden flower."
Chance - English unisex name derived from the vocabulary word, meaning "chance."
Chandrakant - Hindi name composed of the elements chandra "moon" and kanta "beloved," hence "moon lover." In mythology, this is the name of the moonstone that was created by moonlight. 
Cezar - Polish and Romanian form of Latin Cæsar, meaning "severed."
Chand - Masculine form of Hindi Chanda, meaning "bright" or "fierce."
Claude - French form of Latin Claudius, meaning "lame."
Cyprian - Short form of Latin Cyprianus, meaning "from Cyprus."
Cambria - From the Latin form of Cymru (the Welsh name for Wales), probably from the old Brythonic word combroges, meaning "compatriots," from the struggle with the Anglo-Saxons. 
Cara - Modern English name derived either from Italian cara, a term of endearment meaning "beloved," or from the Irish Gaelic word cara, meaning "friend."
Coleen - Variant spelling of English Colleen, meaning "girl." 
Chimlin - Thai name meaning "cute."
Corin -   Cornish legend name of a hero who was a slayer of giants, probably derived from the first element of the Old English tribal name Cornwealas, from the ethnic term Kernow, meaning "Cornish" or "horned." 
Chinaza - African Igbo name meaning "God answers."
Carbrey - Anglicized form of Gaelic Cairbre, meaning "charioteer." In Irish and Scottish use.
Ceara - Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Ciara, meaning "little black one."
Cyndi - Variant spelling of English Cindy, meaning "woman from Kynthos." 
Coralie - Pet form of English Coral, meaning "coral" or "small pebble."
Channah - Hebrew name meaning "favor; grace." In the bible, this is the name of the mother of Samuel and wife to Elkanah.
Carey - Variant spelling of English unisex Cary, meaning "dark one." 
Charis - Latin form of Greek Kharis, meaning "charm, grace, kindness." In mythology, this is the singular form of plural Kharites (Charites), a name for the goddesses of charm.
Cato - Roman Latin name meaning "all-knowing, wise."
Cate - Variant spelling of English Kate, meaning "pure."
Corinne - French form of Latin Corinna, meaning "maiden."
César - French and Spanish form of Roman Latin Cæsar, meaning "severed."
Cruz - Spanish unisex name meaning "cross."
Confucius - Anglicized form of Chinese Kong Fu Zi. Kong is the surname, meaning "hole" or "opening." Fu is the generation name, meaning "husband, master, man," and Zi is the given name, meaning "son."
Claudius - Roman family name derived from Latin claudus, meaning "lame."
Cadán - Variant spelling of Irish Cathán, meaning "little battle."
Chamorra - Chamoru name meaning "woman of the Chamorupeople."
Chicky - Variant spelling of Spanish Chickie, meaning "little one."
Chandana - Unisex form of Hindi Chandan, meaning "sandalwood."
Cainnech - Gaelic byname meaning "comely; finely made." Kenneth is an Anglicized form. 
Chad - Modern English form of Anglo-Saxon Ceadda, possibly meaning "battle."
Clementine - French form of Latin Clementina, meaning "of Clementius."
Caolán - Gaelic name composed of the word caol "narrow" and a diminutive suffix, hence "little slender one."
Chauncy - Variant spelling of English Chauncey, meaning "good fortune." 
Christabella - English compound name composed of French Christine "believer" or "follower of Christ" and Latin Bella "beautiful."
Carlyn - Feminine variant spelling of Irish Gaelic unisex Carlin, meaning "little champion." 
Carni - Variant spelling of Hebrew unisex Karni, meaning "my horn," a symbol of strength. 
Carmela - Feminine form of Spanish Carmelo, meaning "garden-land."
Claribel - Variant spelling of English Clarabelle, meaning "bright and beautiful." 
Chauncey - English surname transferred to forename use, derived from a variant of the Norman French surname Chancey, originally a baronial habitational name (Chancé), meaning "good fortune." 
Cristen - English variant spelling of Scandinavian Kristin, meaning "believer" or "follower of Christ."
Claudio -  Italian, Portuguese and Spanish form of Latin Claudius, meaning "lame."
Claire - French form of Latin Clara, meaning "clear, bright."
Christina - Variant spelling of Latin Christiana, meaning "believer" or "follower of Christ."
Cynwrig - Old Welsh name meaning "high hill." 
Chidubem - African Igbo name meaning "guided by God."
Cornélio - Portuguese form of Latin Cornelius, meaning "of a horn."
Cho - Variant spelling of Japanese Chou, meaning "butterfly."
Cherie - English name derived from the French word chérie, meaning "darling."
Ceanntighern - Scottish Gaelic name composed of the elements ceann "head" and tigern "lord," hence "head lord."
Cáelán - Diminutive form of Irish Gaelic Cáel ("slender"), hence "little slender one."
Celestyn - Polish form of Latin Cælestinus, meaning "heavenly."
Columbanus - Elaborated form of Latin Columba, meaning "dove."
Constantia - Feminine form of Latin Constantius, meaning "steadfast."
Cuthbeorht - Anglo-Saxon name composed of the Old English elements cuðe "famous, renowned," and beorht "bright," hence "bright fame."
Conchubhar - Variant spelling of Irish Conchobar, meaning "hound-lover."
Coaxoch -  Nahuatl name meaning "serpent flower."
Carita - Pet form of English Cara, meaning "beloved" or "friend."
Cadwalader - Welsh name composed of the elements cad "battle" and gwaladr "leader," hence "battle leader."
Caolladhe - Old Gaelic name derived from the element caol, meaning "slender."
Cerys - Variant spelling of Welsh Carys, meaning "love."
Christer - Danish and Swedish form of Latin Christianus, meaning "believer" or "follower of Christ."
Cinderella - English form of French Cendrillon, meaning "little ashes."
Carmelita - Spanish pet form of Latin Carmel, meaning "garden-land."
Chang-ying - Chinese name meaning "flourishing wisdom."
Colombano - Italian form of Latin Columbanus, meaning "dove."
Cale - Short form of English Caleb, meaning "dog" or "rabid."
Cenric - Middle English form of Anglo-Saxon Ceneric, meaning "keen power."
Cho-ngan - Chinese name meaning "wild geese."
Cipactli - Nahuatl name meaning "crocodile."
Chthonia - Latin form of Greek Khthonia, meaning "of the earth (especially the inner earth, i.e. underworld)." In mythology, this is an epithet of Hekate or Persephone.
Cristina - Variant spelling of Latin Christina, meaning "believer" or "follower of Christ."
Callista - Latin form of Greek Kallistê, meaning "most beautiful." In mythology, this is the name of a Haliad nymph, the daughter of the sea god Triton. This is also a surname belonging to Artemis. 
Chananyahu - Variant form of Hebrew Chananya, meaning "whom Jehovah has graciously given."  
Cymone - English variant spelling of French Simone, meaning "hearkening."
Caitria - Variant form of Irish Gaelic Caitrín, meaning "pure."
Chantel - English variant spelling of French Chantal, meaning "stony place."
Cadhla - Irish name meaning "beautiful."
Cheftzi-ba - Variant spelling of Hebrew Chephtsiy-bahh, meaning "she is my desire." 
Corneille - French form of Latin Cornelius, meaning "of a horn."
Chander - Variant spelling of Hindi Chandra, meaning "moon."
Candi - Variant spelling of English Candy, meaning either "candy" the sweet, or "prince of servants."
Ceileachain - Irish Gaelic name derived from the word céileachán, a diminutive of céile ("companion"), hence "little companion."
Caradawg - Medieval form of Welsh Caradoc, derived from the root car "love," meaning "dearly loved."
Clarence - English name derived from the Latin title Dux Clarentiae ("Duke Illustrious") first borne by a son of Edward III who was married to the heiress of Clare in Suffolk, hence "illustrious."
Clifford - English surname transferred to forename use, composed of the Old English elements clif "cliff, bank, slope" and ford "ford," hence "cliff river crossing."
Cristóbal - Spanish form of Latin Christophorus, meaning "Christ-bearer." 
Clytie - Latin form of Greek Klytiê, meaning "famous." 
Carissa - Variant spelling of English Charissa, meaning "grace."
Canicus - Latinized form of Scottish Gaelic Cináed (English Kenneth), meaning "born of fire." 
Creirwy - Welsh legend name of the beautiful daughter of Ceridwen, possibly meaning "purity."
Carniella - Variant spelling of Hebrew Carniela, meaning "horn of the Lord."
Chenaniah - Anglicized form of Hebrew Kenanyah, meaning "Jehovah establishes" or "whom Jehovah defends." In the bible, this is the name of a Levite who was the chief of the Temple singers who conducted the music when the Ark of the Covenant was moved from the house of Obed-edom to Jerusalem.
Cuetlachtli - Nahuatl name meaning "wolf."
Capricia - Elaborated form of Italian Caprice, meaning "impulsive; ruled by whim." 
Casimiro - Italian, Portuguese, and Spanish form of Latin Casimiria, meaning "commands peace."
Concetta - Italian form of Spanish Concepción, meaning "conception."
Charna - Yiddish name derived from the Slavic word for "dark."
Costica - Pet form of Romanian Constantin, meaning "steadfast."
Carley - Variant spelling of English Carlie, meaning "man."
Citlali - Nahuatl unisex name meaning "star."
Crofton - English habitational surname transferred to forename use, composed of the Old English elements croft "paddock, vegetable garden," and tun "enclosure, settlement," hence "garden settlement."
Cesarino - Pet form of Italian Cesare, meaning "severed."
Cady - Variant spelling of English Katie, meaning "pure." 
Caleb - Anglicized form of Hebrew Kaleb, meaning "dog" or "rabid." In the bible, this is the name of one of the twelve spies sent into Israel by Moses.
Chua - Native American Hopi name meaning "snake."
Clifton - English surname transferred to forename use, composed of the Old English elements clif "cliff, bank, slope" and tun "enclosure, settlement," hence "cliff settlement."
Conner - Variant spelling of English Connor, meaning "hound-lover."
Cyra - Feminine form of Latin Cyrus, meaning "like the sun."
Callias - Latin form of Greek Kallias, meaning "beauty."
Caitie - Pet form of Irish Caitríona, meaning "pure."
Chico -   Pet form of Portuguese/Spanish Francisco, meaning "French." 
Crispin - English name derived from Latin Crispinus, meaning "curly(-headed)."
Chris - English unisex short form of longer names beginning with Chris-.
Chelsey - Variant spelling of English Chelsea, meaning "landing place" or "landing port."
Catherine - Later spelling of Old French Caterine, meaning "pure."
Cyrille - French unisex form of English Cyril, meaning "lord."
Chaniya - Hebrew name meaning "encampment, resting place."
Carin - English variant spelling of Danish Karen, meaning "pure."
Christabelle - English compound name composed of French Christine "believer" or "follower of Christ" and French Belle "beautiful."
Caoilainn - Variant spelling of Irish Gaelic Caoilfhionn, meaning "fair and slender."
Cuc - Vietnamese name meaning "chrysanthemum."
Carlitos - Variant spelling of Portuguese/Spanish Carlito, meaning "little Carlos" or "little man."
Cooper - English occupational surname transferred to forename use, from Dutch kuper, from kup "tub; container," which in English became coop. A cooper was a maker and/or fixer of vessels such as buckets and barrels.
Calida - English name derived from the Spanish word, calida, meaning "hot." 
Chabaqquwq - Hebrew name meaning "embrace." In the bible, this is the name of a prophet.
Constantijn - Dutch form of Latin Constantinus, meaning "steadfast."
Chagi - Variant spelling of Hebrew Chaggiy, meaning "festive." 
Crevan - Irish name meaning "fox." 
Cosmin - Romanian form of Greek Kosmos, meaning "order, beauty."
Carmen - Spanish form of Latin Carmina, meaning "song."
Carys - Welsh name derived from the word caru, meaning"love."
Chatzkel - Variant spelling of Yiddish Chaskel, meaning "God will strengthen."
Cunégonde - French form of German Kunigunde, meaning "brave war."
Chanani - Variant spelling of Hebrew Chananiy, meaning "gracious" or "favorable."
Chandan - Hindi name meaning "sandalwood."
Carlyle - Variant spelling of English Carlisle, meaning "fortress of Luguvalos."
Coleman - Middle English contracted form of Latin Columbanus, meaning "dove."
Cleo - Short form of Latin Cleopatra, meaning "glory of the father."
Chibale - Egyptian name meaning "kinsman."
Cordell - English occupational surname transferred to forename use, from a diminutive form of Old French corde, "rope," hence "little roper." The occupation consisted of making strings, cords, ropes, etc.
Chiba - Hebrew name meaning "love."
Cuddy - Pet form of Scottish Cuithbeart, meaning "bright fame." This name was also used as a byname for a donkey.
Clément - French form of Latin Clement, meaning "gentle and merciful."
Cundry - Variant spelling of German Cundrie, of unknown meaning.
Courtney - English surname transferred to unisex forename use, from the French baronial name Courtenay, from the nickname court nez, meaning "short nose." 
Chananiah - Variant spelling of Hebrew Chananya, meaning "whom Jehovah has graciously given."
Chayton - Native American Sioux name meaning "falcon."
Chunya - Variant form of Aramaic Chanina, meaning "compassionate."
Cephalus - Latin form of Greek Kephalos, meaning "head." In mythology, this is the name of the faithful husband of Procris.
Cadence - English unisex name derived from the vocabulary word, from Latin cadens "to fall," hence "flow of rhythm."
Cosmina - Feminine form of Romanian Cosmin, meaning "order, beauty."
Connla - Variant spelling of Irish Conlaoch, meaning "hound warrior."
Crystal - English name derived from the gem name, from Greek krystallos, meaning "ice."
Colan - Cornish form of Irish Gaelic Coileán, meaning "whelp, young pup."
Cyril - English masculine form of French unisex Cyrille, meaning "lord."
Chava - Variant spelling of Hebrew Chavva, meaning "life." 
Candace - Latin form of Greek Kandake, which is of foreign origin, meaning "prince of servants." In Acts 8:27 of the New Testament bible, a queen of Ethiopia is referred to by this name. But it was not actually a personal name, but the name of a dynasty of Ethiopian queens. 
Cairistine - Scottish Gaelic form of Latin Christina, meaning "believer" or "follower of Christ."
Cari - Variant spelling of English unisex Cary, meaning "dark one." 
Corrina - English variant spelling of Latin Corinna, meaning "maiden."
Chester -  English surname transferred to forename use, derived from the city name Chester, from an Old English form of Latin castra, meaning "legionary camp." 
Christen - English variant spelling of German Kristen, meaning "believer" or "follower of Christ."
Chunta - Native American Hopi name meaning "cheating."
Cheryl - This English name first appeared in the 1920s and is probably a blend of Cherie "darling" and the gem name Beryl, hence "darling beryl."
Coskun - Turkish name meaning "enthusiastic."
Carmencita - Pet form of Spanish Carmen, meaning "song."
Cadomedd - Welsh name meaning "battle-shirker."
Carnation - English name derived from the flower name, from French carnation, meaning "complexion," from Italian carnagione, meaning "flesh-colored." 
Cunotigernos - Old Celtic name meaning "hound-like Lord."
Choviohoya - Native American Hopi name meaning "young deer."
Consolata - Italian form of Spanish Consuelo, meaning "consolation."
Chiyrah - Hebrew name meaning "a noble race; nobility." In the bible, this is the name of a friend of Judah.
Cathryn - English variant spelling of French Catharine, meaning "pure."
Consuelo - Spanish name meaning "consolation."
Carlota - Variant spelling of Italian Carlotta, meaning "man."
Chiumbo - African Mwera name meaning "small."
Cosette - Literary name derived from an Old French slang word (cosette) for something small and trivial, meaning "little thing of no importance." Victor Hugo gave this name to the illegitimate daughter of Fantine in his novel Les Misérables. 
Camilla - Feminine form of Roman Latin Camillus, possibly meaning "attendant (for a temple)." In mythology, this is the name of a warrior maiden and queen of the Volsci. 
Chananyah - Hebrew name meaning "whom Jehovah has graciously given." In the bible, this is the name of many characters, including a friend of Daniel, a general, a priest, and an officer who lived during the reign of King Uzziah. Hananiah is an Anglicized form.
Clarette - Pet form of English Clare, meaning "clear, bright."
Carolina - Pet form of Latin Carola, meaning "man."
Callixtus - Variant spelling of Latin Callistus, meaning "most beautiful."
Carsten - German form of Latin Christianus, meaning "believer" or "follower of Christ."
Carver - English occupational surname transferred to forename use, meaning "carver" of wood or stone.
Cassiopeia - Latin form of Greek Kassiopeia, meaning "she whose words excel." In mythology, this is the name of one of the fifty Nereids who became the wife of Cepheus and mother of Andromeda. 
Clarabelle - Variant spelling of English Clarabella, meaning "bright beauty."
Chariklo - Variant spelling of Greek Khariklo or Latin Chariclo, meaning "graceful spinner." In mythology, this is the name of the nymph wife of Chiron the centaur.
Cynefrið - Anglo-Saxon name composed of the Old English elements cyne "royal" and fri� "peace," hence "royal peace."
Claricia - Pet form of Latin Clara, meaning "clear, bright."
Cillian - Irish byname composed of Gaelic ceallach "strife, war," and a diminutive suffix, hence "little warrior."
Ciel - English name derived from the French word for "sky."
Caridad - Spanish form of English Charity, meaning "dear." 
Caitlyn - Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Caitlín, meaning "pure."
Cetshwayo - African Zulu name meaning "the slandered one."
Chailai - Thai name meaning "pretty."
Cesaire - French form of Roman Latin Cæsar, meaning "severed."
Chuchip - Native American Hopi name meaning "deer spirit."
Christopher - English form of Latin Christophorus, meaning "Christ-bearer." 
Carola - Feminine form of Latin Carolus, meaning "man."
Claudette - Diminutive form of French Claudia, meaning "little lame one."
Cait - Short form of Irish Caitríona and Scottish Caitrìona, meaning "pure."
Constantine -   Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Conn, having several possible meanings including "chief, freeman, head, hound, intelligence, strength." In Arthurian legend, this is the name of the successor to King Arthur. He was the son of Cador of Cornwall who fought in the Battle of Camlann and was one of the few survivors. Just before Arthur was taken to Avalon, Cador passed the crown onto his son, Constantine.
Chantal - French surname transferred to forename use, meaning "stony place."
Christiano - Brazilian Portuguese form of Latin Christianus, meaning "believer" or "follower of Christ."
Chagai - Variant spelling of Hebrew Chaggay, meaning "festive."
Cledwyn - Welsh name composed of the elements caled "hard, rough" and (g)wyn "fair, holy, white," hence "hardy and fair."
Clovis - French form of German Hlodovic, meaning "famous warrior."
Cairistìona - Scottish Gaelic form of Latin Christiana, meaning "believer" or "follower of Christ."
Christiaane - Feminine form of Dutch Christiaan, meaning "believer" or "follower of Christ."
Ciar - Old Gaelic name derived from the word ciar, meaning "black."
Čapeka - Hungarian form of Czech/Slovak Capeka, meaning "little stork."
Ciannait - Feminine form of Irish Gaelic Cian, meaning "ancient, distant."
Celyddon - Welsh name meaning "wood-dweller." In mythology, this is the name of the father of Culhwch.
Ceadda - Anglo-Saxon name, possibly derived from Celtic cad, meaning "battle."
Caprina - English name derived from the name of the Italian island of Capri. The Latin name for Capri is Capreæ, meaning "goats." But the Greeks were the first to populate the island. Latin Capreæ may be a derivative of Greek kapros, meaning "wild boar."
Catharine - Variant spelling of French Catherine, meaning "pure."
Constanta - Romanian form of Latin Constantia, meaning "steadfast."
Chong-an - Chinese name meaning "ancestral-peace."
Cendrillon - Original French form of English Cinderella, meaning "little ashes."
Chinan - Aramaic and Hebrew name meaning "gracious."
Catrine - Variant spelling of Scandinavian Katrine, meaning "pure."
Calvina - Feminine form of of Italian Calvino, meaning "little bald one."
Catharnach - Gaelic byname meaning "soldier, warlike."
Claudas - In Arthurian legend, this is the name of the king of Terre Deserte,or the Land Laid Waste (by Uther Pendragon), meaning "lame." He conquered the lands of Ban and Bors who then helped Arthur in his rebellion against the kings of Britain. 
Custodia - Feminine form of Spanish Custodio, meaning "guardian, keeper."
Columban - Short form of Latin Columbanus, meaning "dove."
Christos - Greek name meaning "anointed." In the bible, this is a name applied to Jesus, the Messiah and son of God.
Charita - Variant form of English Charity, meaning "dear." 
Conláed - Variant spelling of Irish Gaelic Conlaodh, meaning "purifying fire."
Cailte - Irish namemeaning "the thin man." This is the name of a character from the Fenian cycle.
Ciorstaidh - Pet form of Scottish Gaelic Cairistìona, meaning "believer" or "follower of Christ."
Cibrán - Galician-Portuguese form of Latin Cyprianus, meaning "from Cyprus."
Colleen - Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Cailín, meaning "girl."
Christiane -   Feminine form of French Chrestien or Chr�tien, meaning "believer" or "follower of Christ."
Chiratidzo - African Zezuru name meaning "a sign."
Colombain - French form of Latin Columbanus, meaning "dove."
Cassius - Roman family name, possibly derived from Latin cassus, meaning "empty, hollow."
Chrysanta - Latin form of Greek Chrysanthe, meaning "golden flower."
Christmas - English name derived from the name of the holiday, from Old English Cristes mæsse, meaning "Christ festival."
Caitriona - Scottish Gaelic form of French Catherine, meaning "pure."
Christine - French from of Latin Christina, meaning "believer" or "follower of Christ."
Chansomps - Native American Algonquin name meaning "locust."
Cilla - Pet form of English Cecilia, meaning "blind."
Celestino - Italian and Spanish form of Latin Cælestinus, meaning "heavenly."
Cicely - Variant spelling of English Cecily, meaning "blind."
Chantale - English variant spelling of French Chantal, meaning "stony place."
Chou - Japanese name meaning "butterfly."
Cybele - Latin form of Greek Kybele, traditionally rendered "she of the hair." In mythology, this is the name of a Phrygian goddess of fertility.
Carolien - Dutch feminine form of Latin Carolus, meaning "man."
Carniela - Variant spelling of Hebrew Karniela, meaning "horn of the Lord." 
Casilda - Spanish name of uncertain origin, borne by an 11th-century saint who was probably of Moorish descent.
Channa - Variant spelling of Hebrew Chana, meaning "favor; grace." In the bible, this is the name of the mother of Samuel and wife to Elkanah.
Clementina - Feminine form of Latin Clementinus, meaning "of Clementius."
Callidora - Greek name composed of the elements kallos "beauty" and doron "gift," hence "gift of beauty."
Cailean - Scottish Gaelic name meaning "whelp; young pup."
Costantino - Italian form of Latin Constantinus, meaning "steadfast."
Cecylia - Polish form of Latin Cæcilia, meaning "blind." 
Cupido - Latin name derived from the word cupido, meaning "desire."
Christiana - Feminine form of Latin Christianus, meaning "believer" or "follower of Christ."
Chandra - Hindi unisex name meaning "moon." In mythology, this is the name of a lunar and fertility god.
Crawford - English byname for someone with splayed feet, transferred to surname then to forename, composed of the Old English elements crawe "crow" and fot "foot," hence "crow-foot."
Campion - Norman French surname transferred to English forename use, derived from the word campion, which was originally a status name for a professional "champion."
Chiyuta - Variant form of Aramaic Chayuta, meaning "life" or "livelihood."
Coinín - Old Gaelic byname composed of the word cano "wolf" and a diminutive suffix, hence "little wolf."
Coventina - Romano-British name, possibly meaning "memory of snow." In mythology, this is the name of a goddess of springs and wells.
Charley - Variant spelling of English unisex Charlie, meaning "man."
Carina -   19th-century English elaborated form of Latin cara, meaning "beloved."
Cassiopea - Variant spelling of Latin Cassiopeia, meaning "she whose words excel."
Corie - Variant spelling of English Corey, possibly meaning "deep hollow, ravine."
Cary - Irish surname transferred to unisex forename use, from an Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Ciardha, "descendant of Ciardha ("black, dark"), hence "dark one." 
Calandra - Italian surname transferred to forename use, meaning "skylark." This name may have originally been a byname for someone with a good singing voice.
Casey - Variant spelling of English Cassie, meaning "she who entangles men." Compare with masculine Casey. 
Cecelia - Variant spelling of English Cecilia, meaning "blind."
Carl - Older spelling of German Karl, meaning "man." 
Cowdiy - Hebrew name meaning "an acquaintance of God." In the bible, this is the name of the father of Gaddiel.
Clarimond - Variant spelling of German Claramond, meaning "bright protector."
Carol - English form of French Carole, meaning "man." Compare with masculine Carol.
Chelle - English short form of French Michelle, meaning "who is like God?"
Cosima - Feminine form of Italian Cosimo, meaning "order, beauty."
Centehua - Nahuatl name meaning "only one."
Cassiel - Latinized form of Hebrew Kafziel, meaning "speedy one of God." In Jewish lore, Kafziel is the name of an archangel. Unlike most of the other angels, Kafziel is a watcher,rather than a doer. He is called the angel of solitude and tears, and presidesover the deaths of kings. He is associated with the Seventh Heaven, the planet Saturn, and has even been worshiped by Satanists. 
Clementius - Latin name meaning "gentle and merciful."
Choovio - Native American Hopi name meaning "antelope."
Cerberus - Latin form of Greek Kerberos, meaning "demon of the pit." In mythology, this is the name of thethree-headed dog that guards the entrance to Hades. 
Casimir - English form of Latin Casimiria, meaning "commands peace."
Charlene - English form of French Charline, meaning "man."
Chaim - Variant spelling of Hebrew Chayim, meaning "life."
Cuong - Vietnamese name meaning "flourishing, healthy."
Cleveland - English surname transferred to forename use, composed of the Old English elements clif "cliff, bank, slope," and land "land," hence "sloped land."
Chukwuemeka - African Igbo name meaning "God has done something great."
Ceri - Welsh unisex name meaning "to love." 
Cis - Short form of English Cissy, meaning "blind."
Chernobog - Russian form of Slavic Crnobog, composed of the elements cherno "black" and bog "god," hence "black god." In Slavic mythology, this is the name of a god of evil and darkness, the counterpart of Belobog ("white god").
Chochuschuvio - Native American Hopi name meaning "white-tailed deer."
Chanelle - Variant spelling of English Chanel, meaning "pipe."
Cipriana - Feminine form of Italian Cipriano, meaning "from Cyprus." 
Consuela - Variant spelling of Spanish Consuelo, meaning "consolation."
Chakide - African Zulu name meaning "weasel." 
Corrine - English variant spelling of French Corinne, meaning "maiden."
Clements - English surname transferred to forename use, derived from Latin Clemens or Clement, meaning "gentle and merciful."
Cardea - Latin name meaning "door-pivot." In Roman mythology, this is the name of a goddess of health, door hinges, handles, and thresholds.
Cheng - Chinese unisex name meaning 1) "accomplished" or 2) "sincere."
Carlito - Pet form of Portuguese/Spanish Carlos ("man"), meaning "little Carlos" or "little man."
Cecily - Medieval form of English Cecilia, meaning "blind."
Cassian - A derivative of Roman Latin Cassius, possibly meaning "empty, hollow."
Christin - English abbreviated form of French Christine or Latin Christina, meaning "believer" or "follower of Christ."
Cadi - Pet form of Welsh Catrin, meaning "pure."
Cleménce - Feminine form of French Clément, meaning "gentle and merciful."
Cenhelm - Anglo-Saxon name composed of the Old English elements cene "brave, keen" and helm "helmet, protection," hence "brave/keen helmet."
Caramia - English name derived from the Italian phrase cara mia, meaning "my beloved."
Celestina - Feminine form of Italian/Spanish Celestino, meaning "heavenly."
Codie - Variant spelling of English unisex Cody, meaning "helper."
Carolus - Latin form of German Karl, meaning "man."
Candelas - Pet form of Spanish Candelaria, meaning "candle."
Cees - Variant spelling of Dutch Kees, meaning "of a horn."
Cleopatra - Latin form of Greek Kleopatra, meaning "glory of the father." Cleopatra VII reigned as Queen of Egypt from 51-30 B.C. She was born in 69 B.C. in Alexandria, Egypt and is believed to have been black African. 
Clementinus - Latin name meaning "of Clementius."
Chryssa - English pet form of Latin Chrysanta, meaning "golden flower."
Cúchulainn - Irish myth name of a heroic warrior who accidentally killed his son Conlaoch, meaning "hound of Culann."
Ciro - Italian form of Latin Cyrus, meaning "like the sun."
Carlita - Feminine form of Italian Carlo, meaning "man."
Chrystal - Variant spelling of English Crystal, meaning "crystal, ice."
Chrétien - Later form of Old French Chrestien, meaning "believer" or "follower of Christ."
Chasity - Variant spelling of English Chastity, meaning "purity."
Chiara - Italian form of Latin Clara, meaning "clear, bright."
Ciprian - Romanian form of Latin Cyprianus, meaning "from Cyprus."
Chubasca - Chamoru name meaning "sea storm."
Calvinus - Latin form of the French surname Chauvin, from a diminutive of Norman calve ("bald"), hence "little bald one."
Clarinda - Elaborated form of English Clare, "clear, bright."
Caileigh - Variant spelling of English Kayleigh, meaning "slender."
Clodagh - Modern Irish name derived from the river name, which probably got its name from Gaelic clodach or cladach, meaning "muddy." 
Camron - English masculine variant spelling of Scottish Cameron, meaning "crooked nose."
Célestine - Feminine form of French Célestin, meaning "heavenly."
Chavatangakwunua - Native American Hopi name meaning "short rainbow."
Craig - Scottish surname transferred to forename use, from the name of various places named from Gaelic creag, meaning "rock."
Chenglei - Chinese name meaning "become great."
Chiasa - Japanese name meaning "one thousand mornings."
Clothilde - Modern variant spelling of German Chlotichilda, meaning "famous battle maid."
Clotilde - French form of German Clotilda, meaning "famous battle maid."
Clover - Old English flower name, meaning simply "clover."
Ceren - Turkish name meaning "young gazelle."
Chanel - Modern English name derived from a Parisian fashion house founded by Coco Chanel whose surname meant "pipe." 
Chenzira - Egyptian name meaning "born on a journey."
Cathal - Irish Gaelic name composed of the elements cath "battle" and val "rule," hence "battle ruler."
Cronus - Latin form of Greek Kronos, meaning "time." In mythology, this is the name of the Titan father of Zeus.
Chioma - African Igbo name meaning "God is great."
Chumana - Native American Hopi name meaning "snake maiden."
Colt - English name derived from the vocabulary word colt, from Old English colt, which originally meant "young ass" or "young camel."
Connie - Pet form of English Constance, meaning "steadfast."
Corneliu - Romanian form of Greek Kornelios, meaning "of a horn."
Chipahua - Nahuatl unisex name meaning"clean."
Chicahua - Nahuatl unisex name meaning"strong."
Cuidightheach - Old Gaelic name meaning "helper."
Chucho - Pet form of Spanish Jesús, meaning "God is salvation."
Célestin - French form of Latin Cælestinus, meaning "heavenly."
Chibuzo - African Igbo unisex name meaning "God is the leader."
Carla -   Feminine form of German Carl, meaning "man."
Chevron -  Variant spelling of Hebrew Chebrown, meaning "alliance, association." 
Conchita - Diminutive form of Spanish Concha, meaning "conception."
Chun-tao - Chinese name meaning "spring peach."
Chiranjeevi - Hindi (Telugu) name meaning "infinite, long-lived."
Charlemagne - Derived from French Charles le Magne, meaning "Charles the Great."
Clarabella - English compound name composed of Latin Clara "clear, bright" and Bella "beautiful," hence "bright beauty."
Corbin - From an Old French and Middle English byname composed of the word corb, "crow, raven," and a diminutive suffix, hence "little crow" or "little raven."
Christabel - Variant spelling of English Christabelle, meaning "believer" or "follower of Christ" and Belle, "beautiful." 
Chrissie - English pet form of French Christine, meaning "believer" or "follower of Christ."
Cletis - Variant spelling of Latin Cletus, meaning famous, renowned." 
Chidiebere - African Igbo unisex name meaning "God is merciful."
Caoimhín - Variant form of Irish Gaelic Caémgen, meaning "little comely one." Kevin is an Anglicized form.
Cinzia - Italian form of Latin Cynthia, meaning "woman from Kynthos."
Chau - Vietnamese name meaning "pearls."
Clark - English occupational surname transferred to forename use, meaning "clerk; secretary." 
Chara - Greek name derived from the word chara, meaning "joyful."
Caoimheán - Variant spelling of Irish Gaelic Caoimhín, meaning "little comely one." This form just uses a different diminutive suffix.
Chiarina - Pet form of Italian Chiara, meaning "clear, bright."
Cadfan - Welsh name composed of the elements cad "battle" and fan(g) "raven," hence "battle raven." 
Cadeyrn - Welsh legend name of the second son of Vortigern, composed of the elements cad "battle" and teyrn "lord, king," hence "battle lord."
Caius - Variant spelling of Roman Latin Gaius, meaning "lord."
Caoimhe - Irish name derived from Gaelic caomh, meaning "beloved, comely."
Cayo - Spanish form of Roman Latin Gaius, meaning "lord."
Cleve - Short form of English Cleveland, meaning "sloped land." 
Cristi - Pet form of Romanian Cristian, meaning "Christian."
Coral - English name derived from the gem name, from Latin corallium, probably ultimately from Hebrew goral, meaning "small pebble."
Caterina - Italian form of Greek Aikaterine, meaning "pure."
Cullen - Irish surname transferred to forename use, an Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Coileáin, "descendant of Coileán," hence "whelp, young pup."
Christal - Variant spelling of English Crystal, meaning "crystal, ice."
Calla - English name derived from the name of the Calla Lily, from Greek kallaia, meaning "wattle of a cock," from kallos meaning "beauty." 
Chisisi - Egyptian name meaning "secret."
Chima - African Igbo name meaning "God knows."
Catarina - Portuguese form of Greek Aikaterine, meaning "pure."
Clay - Short form of English Clayton, meaning "clay settlement."
Carloman - German name composed of the personal name Carl, "man," and the word mann "man," hence "Carl the man" or "man of man." This name was borne by many royal historical figures, including a son of Charlemagne and a king of the West Franks.
Ciorsdan - Pet form of Scottish Gaelic Cairistìona, meaning "believer" or "follower of Christ."
Chiyoko - Japanese name meaning "child of a thousand generations."
Cionaodh - Irish form of Scottish Gaelic Cináed, meaning "born of fire."
Christel - Variant spelling of English Crystal, meaning "crystal, ice."
Caron -   Variant spelling of English Caren, meaning "man."
Catherina - Spanish form of Greek Aikaterine, meaning "pure."
Constant -  From Latin Constans, meaning "steadfast." 
Chinedu - African Igbo unisex name meaning "God leads."
Chickie - Pet form of Spanish Chiquita, meaning "little one."
Carme -   Catalan and Galician-Portuguese form of Latin Carmel, meaning "garden-land."
Caradawc - Variant spelling of Welsh Caradawg, meaning "dearly loved."
Chustaffus - Teutonic name composed of the Germanic elements chuton "to meditate" and staf "staff," hence "meditation staff."
Condwiramur - Cornish form of French Blanchefleur, meaning "white flower." In Arthurian legend, this is the name of a guardian of the Grail and wife of Percival.
Cyan - English name derived from the vocabulary word, from Greek kyanos, meaning "dark blue" and "lapis lazuli." The color cyan is also sometimes called blue-green, electric blue, and turquoise. 
Collyn - Variant spelling of English Colleen, meaning "girl."
Chalchiuitl - Nahuatl name meaning "emerald."
Charla - Pet form of English Charlene, meaning "man."
Cornel - Romanian form of Greek Kornelios, meaning "of a horn."
Colby - English surname transferred to forename use, composed of the Old Norse elements kolr "black, coal" and býr "settlement," hence "coal settlement."
Cilka - Slovene form of Latin Cæcilia, meaning "blind." 
Comyna - Feminine form of Irish Comyn,meaning "shrewd."
Chibueze - African Igbo unisex name meaning "God is the king."
Carwyn - Modern Welsh name composed of the elements cār "love" and (g)wyn "fair, holy, pure, white," hence "fair love."
Cath - English short form of French Catherine, meaning "pure."
Carter - English occupational surname transferred to forename use, meaning "carter," someone who uses a cart.
Cayley - Variant spelling of English Kayley, meaning "slender."
Charleen - Variant spelling of English Charlene, meaning "man."
China - חִנָּה): Aramaic name meaning "grace." Also spelled Hina.
Chieng - African Luo name meaning "creator," "daylight," and "god."
Canan - Turkish name meaning "beloved."
Công - Vietnamese name meaning "skillful; industrious."
Claramae - English compound name composed of Latin Clara, "clear; bright," and English Mae "pearl" or "obstinate, rebellious."
Caradog - A derivative of ancient Welsh Caradawg, meaning "dearly loved."
Comyn - Irish name meaning "shrewd."
Conchobar - Irish legend name of a king of Ulster said to have lived at the time of Christ, meaning "hound-lover."
Cathair - Variant spelling of Irish Gaelic Cathaoir, meaning "warrior."
Candelária - Portuguese form of Spanish Candelaria, meaning "candle."
Casper - English form of Spanish Gaspar, meaning "treasure bearer." Early Christians assigned names to the three Magi ("wise men from the east") who visited the baby Jesus. They are mentioned but not named in the bible; Casper is one of them, the other two are Balthasar and Melchior. Also spelled Jasper and Kasper.
Cheri - Variant spelling of English Cherie, meaning "darling."
Caroline - Pet form of French Carole, meaning "man."
Concha - Pet form of Spanish Concepción, meaning "conception."
Cirila - Feminine form of Slovene Ciril, meaning "lord."
Custance - French form of Latin Constantia, meaning "steadfast." 
Chana - Variant spelling of Hebrew Channa, meaning "favor; grace." 
Caren - English variant spelling of Danish Karen, meaning "pure."
Clio - Latin form of Greek Kleio, meaning "fame, glory." In mythology, this is the name of the muse of poetry and history.
Claus - Short form of German Niclaus, meaning "victor of the people." 
Cesarina - Feminine form of Italian Cesarino, meaning "severed."
Curtis - English surname transferred to forename use, derived from a byname for a "courteous" person, from Old French curteis. The name later became associated with Middle English curt "short" and hose "leggings," taking on the meaning "short leggings."
Clarice - Medieval French form of Latin Clarissa, meaning "fame."
Cvetko - Slovene name derived from the Slavic word cvet, meaning "blossom."
Christ - Anglicized form of Greek Christos, meaning "anointed." In the bible, this is a name applied to Jesus, the Messiah and son of God.
Chinwendu - African Igbo unisex name meaning "God owns life."
Celino - Italian and Spanish form of Roman Latin Cælinus, meaning "heaven."
Cecil -   Anglicized form of Welsh Seissylt, meaning "sixth."
Cleophas - Latin form of Greek Kleophas, meaning "glory of the father." In the bible, this is the name of two disciples to whom the risen Jesus appeared at Emmaus.
Colbert - English surname transferred to forename use, from the French form of German Kolbert, a variant of Kölber, an occupational name for a "maker of wooden clubs" and later an "armor-maker," from Middle High German kolbe, meaning "cudgel, club." 
Chanin - Short form of Aramaic Chanina, meaning "compassionate."
Corina - Variant spelling of Latin Corinna, meaning "maiden."
Chinena - Variant spelling of Aramaic Chanina, meaning "compassionate."
Céibhfhionn - Irish Gaelic name meaning "fair locks." In mythology, this is the name of a water goddess of inspiration, intelligence, knowledge and creativity.
Cuixtli - Nahuatl name meaning "kite."
Claretta - Pet form of Latin Clara, meaning "clear, bright."
Caitrín - Irish Gaelic form of French Catherine, meaning "pure."
Christianos - Greek name, meaning "believer" or "follower of Christ." In the bible, this is the name first given to the worshippers of Jesus by the Gentiles, but from the second century onward accepted by them as a title of honor.
Coriander - English name derived from the spice name coriander (also commonly called Cilantro), from Latin coriandrum, from Greek corys ("bedbug") with the added element -ander "resembling" (referring to the smell of the spice which is similar to the odor of bedbugs), hence "smells like a bedbug."
Chiron - Latin form of Greek Kheiron, meaning "surgeon." In mythology, this is the name of a wise centaur, the son of Cronus and the nymph Philyra. He fathered Ocyrhoe with the nymph Chariclo. He was said to bea great healer, oracle and astrologer.
Celosia - English name derived from the flower name (sometimes called cockcombs or woolflowers), from Greek kelos, meaning "burned."
Carpus - Latin form of Greek Karpos, meaning "fruit." In mythology, this is the name of a son of the nymph Chloris and the god Zephyrus. In the bible, this is the name of a Christian at Troas mentioned in the second epistle of Timothy (2 Ti. 4:13).
Carmo - Portuguese form of Latin Carmel, meaning "garden-land."
Cherry -   English name derived from the vocabulary word, meaning "cherry."
Cosma - Feminine form of Latin Cosmo, meaning "order, beauty."
Chowilawu - Native American Hopi name meaning "joined together by water."
Cowessess - Native American Ojibwa name meaning "little child."
Cleto - Short form of Italian/Spanish Anacleto, meaning "called back, invoked."
Czernobog - Russian form of Slavic Zherneboh, meaning "black god."
Celyn - Welsh name meaning "holly."
Celinda - Modern English name, possibly a blend of Celandine (bird and flower name) and Linda from the Spanish word meaning "pretty."
Chinh - Vietnamese name meaning "correctness; righteousness."
Chesed - Anglicized form of Hebrew Kesed, meaning "increase." In the bible, this is the name of the 4th son of Nahor.
Cherette - Pet form of English Cherie, meaning "darling," and other names beginning with Cher-.
Clancy - Irish surname transferred to forename use, from an Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Fhlannchaidh, "son of Flannchadh," hence "red warrior."
Chaviylah - Hebrew name meaning "circle." In the bible, this is the name of a part of Eden through which the river Pison flowed, and the name of a son of Cush after whom a district in Arabia was named. Havilah is the Anglicized form.
Custodio - Old Spanish name derived from Latin custodis, meaning "guardian, keeper."
Constantius - A derivative of Latin Constans, meaning "steadfast." 
Chirsty - Variant spelling of Scottish Kirsty, meaning "believer" or "follower of Christ."
Clancey - Variant spelling of English Clancy, meaning "red warrior."
Cathán - Irish name composed of the Gaelic element cath "battle" and a diminutive suffix, hence "little battle."
Chochmingwu - Native American Hopi name meaning "corn mother."
Camryn - English feminine variant spelling of Scottish unisex Cameron, meaning "crooked nose."
Clymene - Latin form of Greek Klymene, meaning "praiseworthy might." In mythology, this is the name of several mythological characters including the Oceanid who was the mother of Atlas and Prometheus.
Claritia - Pet form of Latin Clara, meaning "clear, bright."
Cvetka - Feminine form of Slovene Cvetko, meaning "blossom."
Charlotta - Swedish form of French Charlotte, meaning "man."
Clotho - Latin form of Greek Klotho, meaning "spinner." In mythology, this is the name of one of the three Fates (Moirae).
Crius - Latin form of Greek Krios, meaning "master, ruler." In mythology, this is the name of one of the Titans.
Christobel - Variant spelling of English Christabel, meaning "believer" or "follower of Christ" and "beautiful."
Cearbhallan - Diminutive form of Irish Gaelic Cearbhall, meaning "little hacker."
Cearnaigh - Gaelic name derived from the word cearnach, meaning "victor, winner."
Carran - Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Ciarán, meaning "little black one." 
Carlie - English pet form of German Carla, meaning "man."
Chumani - Native American Sioux name meaning "dewdrops."
Conchobor - Variant spelling of Irish Conchobar, meaning "hound-lover."
Calvino - Italian form of Latin Calvinus, meaning "little bald one."
Cunobelinus - Celtic name of an ancient British king, meaning "hound of Belenus."
Celer - Roman name meaning "swift." This is the name of the horse of the Roman Emperor Verus. It was fed on almonds and raisins, covered with royal purple, and stalled in the imperial palace. 
Calypso - Latin form of Greek Kalypso, meaning "she who conceals." In mythology, this is the name of a sea nymph and daughter of Atlas.
Cal - Short form of English Calvin "little bald one," and other names beginning with Cal-.
Chitemo - African Kaguru name meaning "ax." 
Conradine - Feminine form of German Conrad, meaning "bold counsel."
Clemente -  Italian, Portuguese and Spanish form of Latin Clementius, meaning "gentle and merciful."
Cleopatros - Latin form of Greek Kleopatros, meaning "glory of the father."
Cyma - Latin form of Greek Kyma, meaning "sprout" or "wave."
Callahan - Irish surname transferred to forename use, derived from the personal name Ceallachán, possibly meaning "little bright-headed one." 
Caoindealbhán - Old Gaelic name composed of caoin "comely, fair," dealbh "form," and a diminutive suffix, hence "little fair-formed one."
Cola - Anglo-Saxon equivalent of Old Norse Kolr, a byname for a dark, swarthy person, meaning "black, coal."
Crnobog - Slavic name meaning "black god." In mythology, this is the name of a god of evil and darkness, the counterpart of Belobog ("white god").
Chilkia - Variant spelling of Hebrew Chilkiya, meaning "my portion is God." 
Charmaine - English name of Latin origin, meaning "sing." 
Cadogan - Anglicized form of Welsh Cadwgawn, meaning "battle glory."
Catotigernos - Latinized form of Welsh Cattegirn, meaning "battle lord."
Cordula - Diminutive form of Latin cor ("heart"), hence "little heart."
Clarke - Variant spelling of English Clark, meaning "clerk, secretary."
Cornélie - Feminine form of French Corneille, meaning "of a horn."
Chlotichilda - German name composed of the elements hloda "famous, renowned" and hild "battle," hence "famous battle maid."
Calanthe - Variant spelling of English Calantha, meaning "beautiful flower." This is the name of a genus of orchid flowers.
Camilo - Spanish form of Roman Latin Camillus, possibly meaning "attendant (for a temple)."
Christophorus - Latin form of Greek Christophoros, meaning "Christ-bearer."
Clayton - English habitational surname transferred to forename use, composed of the Old English elements cl�g "clay" and tun "enclosure, settlement," hence "clay settlement."
Cesare - Italian form of Roman Latin Cæsar, meaning "severed."
Cyriacus - Roman Latin form of Greek Kyriakos, meaning "of the lord."
Chuma - Egyptian name meaning "wealthy."
Cillín - Variant spelling of Irish Cillian, meaning "little warrior."
Changpu - Chinese name meaning "flourishing simplicity."
Chochmo - Native American Hopi name meaning "mud mound."
Cyryl - Polish form of Greek Kyrillos, meaning "lord."
Ciril - Slovene form of Greek Kyrillos, meaning "lord."
Chephtsiy-bahh - Hebrew name meaning "she is my desire." In the bible, this is the name of the wife of king Hezekiah. Also spelled Cheftzi-ba.
Conlaodh - Irish Gaelic name composed of the elements connla "pure, chaste" and aodh "fire," hence "purifying fire."
Caetlin - Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Caitlín, meaning "pure."
Cledaucus - Latin name of a legendary king of the Britons who was preceded by Eliud and succeeded by Clotenus. Meaning unknown.
Cruzita - Feminine pet form of Spanish unisex Cruz, meaning "cross."
Chlothar - Germanic name composed of the elements hlut "loud" and hari/heri "army, warrior" hence "loud warrior."
Cleisthenes - Latin form of Greek Kleisthenes, meaning "glorious strength."
Cónán - Irish Gaelic name which was originally a byname derived from a diminutive form of cú "hound," hence "little hound."
Chonsie - Feminine form of English Chauncey, meaning "good fortune."
Cadassi - Chamoru name meaning "to have something of the sea."
Colena - Variant spelling of English Colleen, meaning "girl."
Cupidon - French form of Latin Cupido, meaning "desire."
Chetana - Hindi name meaning "alert."
Chelsie - Variant spelling of English Chelsea, meaning "landing place" or "landing port."
Charnette - Possibly a pet form for Yiddish Charna, meaning "dark."
Creon - Latin form of Greek Kreon, meaning "ruler." In mythology, this is the name of a king of Thebes, husband of Eurydice and father of Haemon.
Canutus - Latin form of Old Norse Knútr, meaning "knot." In use by the Norwegians and Swedish.
Chilqiyah - Hebrew name meaning "my portion is God." In the bible, this is the name of many characters, including the father of Eliakim, and a High Priest who lived in the time of King Josiah. Also spelled Chilkiya. Hilkiah is the Anglicized form.
Çağatay - Variant spelling of Turkish Chagatai. Of unknown meaning.
Cajsa - Variant spelling of Swedish Kajsa, meaning "pure."
Cherilyn - English compound name composed of Cheri "darling" and Lyn "lake," hence "darling lake."
Caden - Irish surname transferred to forename use, from McCadden, an Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Cadáin "son of Cadán," hence "little battle." 
Core - Latin form of Greek Kore, meaning "maiden." 
Chandler - Old French occupational surname transferred to English forename use, meaning"candle merchant."
Caoilinn - Variant spelling of Irish Gaelic Caoilfhionn, meaning "fair and slender."
Cenobia - Spanish form of Greek Zenobia, meaning "life of Zeus."
Cepheus - Latin form of the Greek Kepheus, meaning "gardener." In mythology, this is the name of a king of Ethiopia, the husband of Cassiopeia.
Ciara - Feminine form of Irish Gaelic Ciarán, meaning "little black one."
Chaschunka - Native American Winnebago name meaning "wave."
Calliope - Latin form of Greek Kalliope, meaning "beautiful voice." In mythology, this is the name of the muse of epic poetry.
Constans - Latin name meaning "steadfast."
Chariclo - Latin form of Greek Khariklo, meaning "graceful spinner." In mythology, this is the name of the nymph wife of Chiron the centaur.
Calogerus - Latin form of Greek Kalogeros, meaning "beautiful elder."
Chariton - Greek name meaning "grace, kindness."
Ciss - Short form of English Cissy, meaning "blind."
Ceinwen - Welsh name composed of the elements cain "lovely" and (g)wen "fair, holy, white," hence "lovely and fair."
Cyneric - Anglo-Saxon name composed of the Old English elements cyne "royal" and ric "power," hence "royal power."
Conchobhar - Variant spelling of Irish Conchobar, meaning "hound-lover."
Chania - Variant spelling of Hebrew Chaniya, meaning "encampment, resting place."
Carmine - Latin name meaning "song." 
Cedar - English name derived from the tree name, meaning simply "cedar."
Críostóir - Irish Gaelic form of Latin Christophoros, meaning "Christ-bearer." 
Chica - Pet form of Portuguese/Spanish Francisca, meaning "French."
Ceyx - Latin form of Greek Keyx, possibly meaning "kingfisher." In mythology, this is the name of a king of Thessaly, the son of Eosphoros.
Casimiria - Latin form of Polish Kazimierz, meaning "commands peace."
Citlalmina - Nahuatl name meaning "arrow stars; meteorites."
Concordea - Variant spelling of Latin Concordia, meaning "harmony; peace; with (one) heart."
Chaggay - Hebrew name meaning "festive." In the Old Testament bible, this is the name of one of the minor prophets. Haggai is the Anglicized form.
Cathasach - Gaelic byname meaning "vigilant, wakeful."
Catigernus - Latinized form of Welsh Cattegirn, meaning "battle lord."
Caedmon - This is the name of an Anglo-Saxon poet mentioned by Bede, perhaps composed of caed "battle" and man "place, spot," hence "place of battle."
Christi - Variant spelling of English Christie, meaning "believer" or "follower of Christ."
Cui-fen - Chinese name meaning "emerald fragrance."
Colette - Short form of French Nicolette, meaning "victor of the people."
Cher - Short form of English Cheryl, probably meaning "darling beryl."
Caerwyn - Variant spelling of Welsh Carwyn, meaning "fair love."
Cuicatl - Nahuatl name meaning "song."
Comhghall - Irish Gaelic name composed of the elements comh "joint, together" and gall "pledge," hence "joint pledge."
Catigern - English name derived from Latin Catigernus, meaning "battle lord." In Arthurian legend, this is the name of a son of Vortigern.
Cianán - Diminutive form of Irish Gaelic Cian, meaning "little ancient one."
Clarity - English name derived from the vocabulary word clarity, from Latin clarus, meaning "clear."
Crescentius - Latin name meaning "to spring up, grow, thrive."
Corinna - Latin form of Greek Korinna, meaning "maiden."
Chaggiy - Hebrew name meaning "festive." In the bible, this is the name of a son of Gad. Haggi is the Anglicized form.
Cadwgawn - Welsh myth name mentioned in the Mabinogion, composed of the elements cad "battle" and gwogawn "honor, glory," hence "battle glory." 
Callistus - Latin form of Greek Kallistos, meaning "most beautiful."
Chanan - Hebrew name meaning "compassionate, merciful." In the bible, this is the name of many characters, including a chief of the tribe of Benjamin. Canan and Hanan are Anglicized forms.
Charlot - Pet form of French Charles, meaning "man." 
Claramay - Variant spelling of English Claramae, meaning "bright pearl" or "bright rebel."
Cherokee - Unisex name derived from the English pronunciation of Tsa-la-gi, a name that the Native American Cherokee people used to refer to themselves, meaning "principal people."
Catríona - Modern Irish Gaelic form of Greek Aikaterine, meaning "pure."
Caspar - Dutch form of Spanish Gaspar, meaning "treasure bearer." 
Calder -  English surname transferred to forename use, probably from the place name Calder in Cumbria, composed of the Welsh elements caled "hard; violent," and dwfr "stream, water," hence "violent water."
Clint - Short form of English Clinton, meaning "settlement near the headland." 
Clothilda - Variant spelling of German Clotilda, meaning "famous battle maid."
Cressida - From the English literary name found in various retellings of the Trojan War, based on the Greek name Khryseis, from khrysos, meaning "gold."
Conchobur - Variant spelling of Irish Conchobar, meaning "hound-lover."
Calbhach - Irish Gaelic name meaning "bald."
Chang - Chinese unisex name meaning 1) "flourishing," 2) "long" or 3) "smooth."
Coby - Unisex pet form of Dutch Jacoba and Jacobus, meaning "supplanter."
Corey - English name, possibly of Irish Gaelic origin, from a place name meaning "deep hollow, ravine."
Calum - Scottish form of Latin Columba, meaning "dove."
Chuy - Pet form of Spanish Jesús, meaning "God is salvation."
Cena - Anglo-Saxon name derived from the Old English word cene, meaning "brave, keen."
Coinneach - Variant form of Gaelic Cainneach, meaning "comely; finely made."
Cadoc - Welsh name derived from the word cad, meaning "battle."
Curro - Pet form of Spanish Francisco, meaning "French."
Chani - Pet form of Hebrew Channah, meaning "favor; grace."
Climacus - Latin name derived from the Greek word klimax, meaning "ladder."
Constantin - French and Romanian form of Latin Constantinus, meaning "steadfast."
Carlo - Italian form of Latin Carolus, meaning "man."
Còiseam - Scottish Gaelic form of Roman Latin Constantine, meaning "steadfast."
Clive - English surname transferred to forename use, from the name of various places, derived from Old English clif, meaning "bank, cliff, slope."
Charlton - English surname transferred to forename use, derived from the name of many places named from Old English ceorlatun, meaning "settlement of the free peasants."
Cliamain - Scottish Gaelic form of Latin Clementius, meaning "gentle and merciful."
Campbell - Scottish surname transferred to forename use, composed of the Gaelic elements cam "bent, crooked" and beul "mouth," hence "crooked mouth."
Cearra - Variant spelling of English Ceara, meaning "little black one."
Crispinus - A derivative of Roman Latin Crispus, meaning "curly(-headed)."
Cuithbrig - Scottish Gaelic form of Anglo-Saxon Cuthbeorht, meaning "bright fame." 
Caj -   Short form of Italian Cajetan, meaning "from Caieta (Gaeta, Italy)."
Cebrián - Spanish form of Latin Cyprianus, meaning "from Cyprus."
Cokkie - Dutch pet form of Latin Cornelia, meaning "of a horn."
Cyneburga - Anglo-Saxon name composed of the Old English elements cyne "royal" and burg "fortress, protection," hence "royal fortress."
Can - Turkish name meaning "life."
Colene - Variant spelling of English Colleen, meaning "girl."
Conway - Irish surname transferred to forename use, an Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Conbhuide "descendant of Cú Bhuidhe," hence "yellow hound."
Cody - Irish surname transferred to unisex forename use, from a variant spelling of the surname Cuddihy (also spelled Cuddy), an Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Cuidighthigh "descendant of Cuidightheach," hence "helper."
Callistratus - Latin form of Greek Kallistratos, meaning "beauty-army."
Cyneward - Variant spelling of Anglo-Saxon Cyneweard, meaning "royal guard."
Chevonne - English pronunciation of Irish Gaelic Siobhán, meaning "God is gracious."
Cystenian - Welsh form of Latin Constantine, meaning "steadfast."
Cheber - Variant spelling of Hebrew Heber, meaning "the region beyond; on the other side (of a stream or sea)."
Chimola - African Kaguru name meaning "breaker of things; seizer."
Cocidius - Myth name of a Celtic huntergod, possibly meaning "of the woods."
Ceallachán - Diminutive form of Irish Gaelic Ceallach ("bright-headed"), hence "little bright-headed one." 
Chus - Unisex pet form of Spanish Jesús and Jesúsa, meaning "God is salvation."
Caia - Danish variant spelling of Scandinavian Kaia, meaning "pure."
Cymbeline - Anglicized form of Celtic Cunobelinus, meaning "hound of Belenus."
Cecilija - Slovene form of Latin Cæcilia, meaning "blind." 
Chashshuwb - Hebrew name meaning "considerate." In the bible, this is the name of several characters, including a son of Pahath-moab.
Cinnéidigh - Irish Gaelic name composed of the elements ceann "head" and �idigh "ugly," hence "ugly head." Kennedy is an Anglicized form.
Cherice - Variant spelling of English Cherise, meaning "cherry."
Cäcilie - German form of Latin Cæcilia, meaning "blind." 
Cosme - French form of Latin Cosmo, meaning "order, beauty."
Clitus - Latin form of Greek Kleitos, meaning famous, renowned." 
Clementia - Feminine form of Latin Clementius, meaning "gentle and merciful."
Céline - French feminine form of Roman Cælinus, meaning "heaven."
Columba - Latin name meaning "dove."
Calogera - Feminine form of Italian Calogero, meaning "beautiful elder."
Carry - Variant spelling of English Carrie, meaning "man." 
Colombo - Italian form of Latin Columba, meaning "dove."
Cyriaca - Feminine form of Roman Latin Cyriacus, meaning "of the lord."
Cicero - Roman Latin name derived from the word cicer, meaning "chickpea."
Clarisse - French form of Latin Clarissa, meaning "fame."
Costanzo - Italian form of Latin Constans, meaning "steadfast." 
Cancheriyb - Hebrew form of Akkadian Sinahheeriba, meaning "Sin (moon god) has taken the place of brothers to me." In the bible, this is the name of a king of Assyria, son of Sargon II.
Chlotharius - Latin form of German Chlothar, meaning "loud warrior."
Christianus - Latin form of Greek Christianos, meaning "believer" or "follower of Christ." In the bible, this is the name first given to the worshippers of Jesus by the Gentiles, but from the second century onward accepted by them as a title of honor.
Cili - Hungarian form of Latin Cæcilia, meaning "blind." 
Corentine - Feminine form of Breton Corentin, probably meaning "hurricane, tempest." 
Chavila - Variant spelling of Hebrew Chaviylah, meaning "circle."
Charo - Pet form of Spanish Rosario, meaning "rosary."
Carlotta - Pet form of Italian Carla, meaning "man."
Camillo - Italian form of Roman Latin Camillus, possibly meaning "attendant (for a temple)."
Cernunnos - Celtic myth name of an antlered god of animals, fertility and the underworld, from Gaulish carnon/cernon, "horn, antler," hence "horned."
Charalampos - Greek name composed of the elements chara "happiness" and lampo "shining," hence "shining happiness."
Camillus - Roman family name, possibly meaning "attendant (for a temple)."
Ceto - Latin form of Greek Keto, meaning "sea-monster." In mythology, this is the name of a goddess of sharks, whales, and other dangers of the sea.
Christoph - German form of Latin Christophorus, meaning "Christ-bearer." 
Concetto - Masculine form of Italian Concetta, meaning "conception."
Catheld - Variant spelling of Irish Gaelic Cathal, meaning "mighty in battle."
Candida - English name derived from Latin candida, meaning "clear and white," like pure quartz rather than the whiteness of milk. George Bernard Shaw used this name for his 1895 play of the same name.
Chavva - Variant spelling of Hebrew Chavvah, meaning "life." 
Chinwe - African Igbo unisex name meaning "God owns."
Cissy - Pet form of English Cecilia, meaning "blind."
Calligenia - Latin form of Greek Kalligeneia, meaning "beauty-born." In mythology, this is the name of the nymph nurse of the goddess Demeter and her daughter Persephone.
Colombe - French unisex form of Latin Columba, meaning "dove."
Crogher - Irish name meaning "loves hounds." 
Corann - Celtic myth name ofa magical Druid, meaning "crown."
Cathaoir - Irish Gaelic name composed of the Celtic elements cath "battle, fight" and vir "man," hence "fighting man, warrior."
Chulda - Variant spelling of Hebrew Chuldah, meaning "mole" or "weasel." 
Claud - English form of French Claude, meaning "lame."
Carrol - Variant spelling of English Carroll, meaning "hacker."
Conor - Variant spelling of English Connor, meaning "hound-lover."
Comhghán - Irish Gaelic name composed of the elements comh "joint, together" and gan-/gen- "born," hence "born together."
Charisma - English name derived from the vocabulary word charisma, from Greek charis, meaning "charm, grace, kindness." 
Corrado - Italian form of German Conrad, meaning "bold counsel."
Cailín - Irish Gaelic name meaning "girl."
Columbus - Latin name meaning "dove."
Cavan - Irish name derived from a place named from cabhán, meaning "hollow."
Corazón - From the Spanish name of a dormant volcano in Ecuador, meaning "heart."
Cerdic - Anglo-Saxon name, possibly meaning "war chief."
Clotenus - Latin name of a legendary king of the Britons who was preceded by Cledaucus and succeeded by Gurgintius. Meaning unknown.
Chayim - Variant spelling of Hebrew Chayyim, meaning "life."
Chayuta - Aramaic name meaning "life" or "livelihood."
Čenck - Pet form of Czech Vincenc, meaning "conquering." 
Crocifisso - Old Italian name meaning "cross; crucifix" or "way of the cross." 
Carles - Catalan form of Latin Carolus, meaning "man."
Crispino - Italian form of Latin Crispinus, meaning "curly(-headed)."
Chamran - Hebrew name meaning "the people is exalted" or "their slime." In the bible, this is the name of a son of a descendant of Esau. Amran is the Anglicized form.
Cortney - Variant spelling of English unisex Courtney, meaning "short nose."
Chrestien - Old French form of Latin Christianus, meaning "believer" or "follower of Christ."
Ciqala - Native American Dakota name meaning "little one."
Chie - Japanese name meaning "wisdom."
Chananiy - Hebrew name meaning "gracious" or "favorable." In the bible, this is the name of several characters, including a brother of Nehemiah.
Concordia - Latin name meaning "harmony; peace; with (one) heart." In mythology, this is the name of a goddess of peace. Her Greek name is Harmonia.
Charlotte - Feminine form of French Charlot, meaning "man."
Caetano - Portuguese form of Latin Caietanus, meaning "from Caieta (Gaeta, Italy)."
Chanda - Hindi name meaning "bright" or "fierce." In Hindu mythology, this is the name of a monster destroyed by Chamunda Devi.
Cadwallader - Variant spelling of Welsh Cadwalader, meaning "battle leader."
Clotaire - French form of Latin Chlotharius, meaning "loud warrior."
Claramond - German name meaning "bright protector." 
Callicrates - Latin form of Greek Kallikrates, meaning "beauty-power."
Chyna - Variant spelling of English China, derived from the country name which probably got its name from the Qin dynasty. The Chinese people call their country Zhongguo which translates to "middle kingdom."
Celestyna - Feminine form of Polish Celestyn, meaning "heavenly."
Congalie - Irish name meaning "constant." 
Chen - Chinese unisex name meaning "morning."
Christia - Pet form of French Christine, meaning "believer" or "follower of Christ."
Chosposi - Native American Hopi name meaning "bluebird eye."
Chrysanthe - Feminine form of Greek Chrysanthos, meaning "golden flower."
Caratacus - Latin form of Welsh Caradog, meaning "dearly loved."
Cacia - Short form of English Acacia, meaning "not evil." 
Caomhghin - Variant spelling of Irish Gaelic Caémgen, meaning "little comely one." 
Cattegirn - Welsh form of Celtic Cadeyrn, meaning "battle lord." In Arthurian legend, this is the name of a son of Vortigern.
Chever - Variant spelling of Hebrew Cheber, meaning "the region beyond; on the other side (of a stream or sea)."
Cashile - African Zulu name meaning "hidden; child of a concealed birth." 
Chryses - Latin form of Greek Khryses, meaning "golden." In mythology, this is the name of a priest of Apollo.
Carna - Roman name meaning "horn." In mythology, this is the name of a goddess of flesh, and the name of a nymph loved by the god Janus.
Coileán - Irish form of Scottish Gaelic Cailean, meaning "whelp; young pup."
Cahir - Variant spelling of Irish Gaelic Cathaoir, meaning "warrior."
Cerridwyn - Variant spelling of Welsh Ceridwen, meaning "fair poetess."
Ciorstag - Pet form of Scottish Gaelic Cairistìona, meaning "believer" or "follower of Christ."
Concettina - Pet form of Italian Concetta, meaning "conception."
Cande - Short form of Spanish Candelaria, meaning "candle."
Cefin - Welsh form of Irish Gaelic Caémgen, meaning "little comely one."
Cainan -   Anglicized form of Hebrew Qeynan, meaning "possession." In the bible, this is the name of a son of Enosh. 
Chanté - English name derived from the French word for "sung."
Chanina - Aramaic name meaning "compassionate."
Christoffer - Scandinavian form Latin Christophorus, meaning "Christ-bearer." 
Carmella - Elaborated form of Latin Carmel, meaning "garden-land."
Cuithbeart - Scottish Gaelic form of Anglo-Saxon Cuthbeorht, meaning "bright fame." 
Černobog - Czech form of Russian Chernobog, meaning "black god." In Slavic mythology, this is the name of a god of evil and darkness, the counterpart of Belobog ("white god").
Chuckie - Pet form of English Charles, meaning "man."
Crispian - Variant spelling of English Crispin, meaning "curly(-headed)."
Chirika - Short form of Chamoru Chichirika, meaning "bird."
Chaklai - Hebrew name meaning "farmer."
Charity -  English name derived from the vocabulary word charity, from Latin caritas, from carus, meaning "dear." It is one of the virtue names that were popular with the Puritans; some others are Chastity, Faith, Honor, Hope, and Prudence. 
Cy - English short form of Latin Cyrus, meaning "like the sun."
Carroll - Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Cearbhall, meaning "hacker."
Ceallagh - Variant spelling of Irish Gaelic Ceallach, meaning "bright-headed."
Chaskel - Yiddish form of Hebrew Yechezkel (English Ezekiel), meaning "God will strengthen."
Connell - Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Conall, meaning "hound of valor."
Coline - Variant spelling of English Colleen, meaning "girl."
Carbry - Variant spelling of English Carbrey, meaning "charioteer."
Chuenchai - Thai name meaning "refreshing."
Chepi - Native American Algonquin name meaning "fairy."
Canutte - Feminine form of Latin Canutus, meaning "knot." In use by the Norwegians.
Calvagh - Variant spelling of Irish Gaelic Calbhach, meaning "bald."
Cailyn - Anglicized form of Irish Cailín, meaning "girl."
Cindra - Modern English name, probably a blend of Cindy "woman from Kynthos" and Sandra "defender of mankind."
Ciriaco - Italian and Spanish form of Roman Cyriacus, meaning "of the lord."
Cynefrith - Variant spelling of Anglo-Saxon Cynefrið, meaning "royal peace."
Chochokpi - Native American Hopi name meaning "throne for the clouds."
Cyprien - French form of Latin Cyprianus, meaning "from Cyprus."
Chenda - Cambodian Khmer name meaning "intellect."
Carrie - English pet form of French Caroline, meaning "man."
Carlisa - English blend of German Carla "man" and English Lisa "God is my oath."
Cáel - Irish Gaelic name derived from the word caol, meaning "slender." In mythology, this is the name of a warrior of the Fianna.
Chipo - African Shona name meaning "gift."
Chi - Vietnamese name meaning "tree branch."
Cedric - English name coined by Sir Walter Scott for a character in his novel Ivanhoe, thought to possibly be a variant spelling of Anglo-Saxon Cerdic, meaning "war chief." 
Ciarán - Irish name composed of Gaelic ciar "black" and a diminutive suffix, hence "little black one."
Cumhea - Irish name meaning "hound of the plains." 
Cristián - Spanish form of Latin Christianus, meaning "Christian."
Ceallach - Irish Gaelic name possibly composed of the elements cen "head" and lach "light," hence "bright-headed."
Chenya - Hebrew name meaning "grace of the Lord."
Crispus - Old Roman family name meaning "curly(-headed)."
Conrad -  Variant spelling of German Konrad, meaning "bold counsel." In use by the English.
Clímaco - Spanish form of Latin Climacus, meaning "ladder."
Clarisa - Spanish form of Latin Clarissa, meaning "fame."
Clyde - English name derived from the name of the Scottish river Cledwyn, of uncertain origin, but probably having a similar etymology to Irish Clodagh, meaning "muddy."
Concepta - Latin form of Spanish Concepción, meaning "conception."
Ciardha - Gaelic name derived from the word ciar, meaning "black, dark."
Cornelia - Feminine form of Roman Latin Cornelius, meaning "of a horn." 
Cuetzpalli - Nahuatl name meaning"lizard."
Camden - English surname transferred to forename use, composed of the Old English elements camp "enclosure" and denu "valley," hence "enclosed valley."
Caelie - Variant spelling of English Kaylie, meaning "slender."
Camp - English short form of Scottish Campbell, meaning "crooked mouth."
Carnia - Variant spelling of Hebrew Karnia, meaning "horn of God." 
Cormag - Scottish form of Irish Gaelic Cormac, meaning "son of defilement."
Constantina - Feminine form of Roman Constantinus, meaning "steadfast."
Chas - Pet form of English Charles, meaning "man."
Cristoforo - Italian form of Latin Christophorus, meaning "Christ-bearer." 
Cela - Hebrew name meaning "a rock." In the Old Testament bible, this is the name of the capital city of Edom, possibly an early name for Petra.
Colman - English form of Irish Colmán, meaning "dove."
Constance - English form of Latin Constantia, meaning "steadfast." 
Colombina - Feminine form of Italian Colombano, meaning "dove."
Cronos - Variant spelling of Greek Kronos, meaning "time."
Chrysanthos - Greek name composed of the elements chrysos "gold" and anthemon "a flower," hence "golden flower."
Chun-hua - Chinese name meaning "spring flower" or "spring magnificence."
Cadmus - Latin form of Greek Kadmos, meaning "the east." In mythology, this is the name of the brother of Europa. He is said to have founded the city of Thebes and introduced the alphabet to the Phoenicians. 
Chadad - Hebrew name meaning "mighty" or "sharpness." In the bible, this is the name of one of the twelve sons of Ishmael. Also spelled Hadad.
Calfuray - Native American Mapuche flower name meaning "violet."
Chelo - Pet form of Spanish Consuelo, meaning "consolation."
Chloris - Latin form of Greek Khloris, meaning "green buds." In mythology, this is the name of a goddess of flowers and vegetation.
Concepción - Spanish religious name referring to the Immaculate Conception.
Chang-ming - Chinese name meaning "flourishing brightness."
Ceridwen - Welsh name composed of the elements cerdd "poetry" and (g)wen "fair, holy, white," hence "fair poetess." In mythology, this is the name of a female magician, the mother of Taliesin, Morfran (Avagddu), and the fair maiden Creirwy.
Cheng-wang - Chinese name, possibly meaning "accomplished royal."
Cirillo - Italian form of Latin Cyrillus, meaning "lord."
Cori - Variant spelling of English Corey, possibly meaning "deep hollow, ravine."
Cobus - Short form of Dutch Jacobus, meaning "supplanter."
Cassiah - Variant spelling of Latin Cassia, meaning "cassia," a bark similar to cinnamon. 
Crina - Romanian name meaning "lily."
Clemens - Late Latin name meaning "gentle and merciful."
Chanah - Variant spelling of Hebrew Channah, meaning "favor; grace." 
Cordelia - English name which may be an elaborated form of the Latin word cor, meaning "heart." This is the name of a legendary queen of the Britons. It is also the name of a moon of Uranus and an asteroid, both of which were named after a Shakespeare character who also bore this name.
Crocifissa - Feminine form of Italian Crocifisso, meaning "cross; crucifix" or "way of the cross." 
Columbine -   English name derived from the plant name columbine, from Late Latin columbina, meaning "verbina" or "dovelike," so-called because when inverted the flower resembles a cluster of doves.
Ceallair - Old Gaelic occupational name transferred to forename use, derived from the word cealloir, meaning "superior of a church cell." 
Cush - Anglicized form of Hebrew Kuwsh, meaning "black," i.e. "Ethiopian." In the bible, this is the name of a land and its people. It is also the name of a Benjamite and the son of Ham and grandson of Noah.
Cateline - Variant form of Old French Caterine, meaning "pure."
Coatl - Nahuatl name meaning "snake."
Clairene - Pet form of French Claire, meaning "clear, bright."
Caterine - Old French form of Greek Aikaterine, meaning "pure."
Calanthia - Variant spelling of English Calantha, meaning "beautiful flower."
Cammie - English pet form of Roman Latin Camilla, possibly meaning "attendant (for a temple)."
Claudine - Diminutive form of French Claudia, meaning "little lame one."
Chalice - English name derived from the word, chalice, from Latin calix, meaning "cup."
Chao - Chinese name meaning "surpassing."
Cliff - Originally a short form of English Clifford ("cliff river crossing)", this name became an independent name, meaning simply "cliff."
Cosimo - Italian form of Latin Cosmo, meaning "order, beauty."
Constancia - Portuguese form of Latin Constantia, meaning "steadfast."
Cearbhall - Irish Gaelic name, probably originally a byname for a violent warrior, derived from the word cearbh, "hacking," hence "hacker."
Caémgen - Modern form of Old Irish Coemgen, meaning "little comely one."
Coos - Dutch pet form of Latin Jacobus, meaning "supplanter."
- Northern Vietnamese unisex name meaning "the eldest; the first."
Crescencia - Spanish feminine form of Latin Crescentius, meaning "to spring up, grow, thrive."
Christy - Variant spelling of English Christie, meaning "believer" or "follower of Christ." Compare with masculine Christy.
Celsus - Roman Latin family name meaning "upright, stately."
Chigaru - Egyptian name meaning "hound."
Conrado - Spanish form of German Conrad, meaning "bold counsel."
Clair - English variant spelling of French Claire, meaning "clear, bright." 
Cathrine - Danish and Norwegian form of Greek Aikaterine, meaning "pure."
Coszcatl - Nahuatl name meaning "jewel."
Côme - French form of Latin Cosmo, meaning "order, beauty."
Clemency - Feminine form of Latin Clement, meaning "gentle and merciful."
Coemgen - Old Irish name composed of Gaelic caomh "comely" and a diminutive suffix, hence "little comely one." 
Cowal - Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Comhghall, meaning "joint pledge."
Celso - Italian and Spanish form of Latin Celsus, meaning "upright, stately."
Calliste - Latin form of Greek Kallistê, meaning "most beautiful." In mythology, this is the name of a Haliad nymph, the daughter of the sea god Triton. This is also a surname belonging to Artemis. 
Christophe - French form of Latin Christophorus, meaning "Christ-bearer." 
Cort - Variant spelling of Dutch Kort, meaning "bold counsel."
Conn - Old Irish name derived from Gaelic conn, having several possible meanings including "chief, freeman, head, hound, intelligence, strength."
Chip - Pet form of English Charles "man" and Christopher "Christ-bearer."
Cherise - English variant spelling of French Cerise, meaning "cherry."
Candis - English variant spelling of Latin Candace, meaning "prince of servants."
Catahecassa - Native American Shawnee name meaning "black hoof."
Cynebeal - Short form of Anglo-Saxon Cynebeald, meaning "royal brave."
Comhnall - Scottish form of Irish Gaelic Conall, meaning "hound of valor."
Clematis - English name derived from the name of the flowering vine clematis, from Greek klema, meaning "branch or brushwood." 
Chichirika - Chamoru name meaning "bird." 
Canute - Variant spelling of Latin Canutte, meaning "knot."
Corynn - English variant spelling of French Corinne, meaning "maiden."
Chanoch - Variant spelling of Hebrew Chanowk, meaning "dedicated" or "initiated."
Chiemeka - African Igbo name meaning "God has performed great deeds."
Cheyanne - Variant spelling of English unisex Cheyenne, meaning "little Šahíya" or "little red-talker."
Caryl - Variant spelling of English Carol, meaning "man."
Chilongola - African Kaguru name meaning "the first." Usually given to a first-born son.
Conrí - Gaelic name composed of the elements conn "chief, head, hound" and ri "king," hence "chief-king" or "hound-king."
Chanowk - Hebrew name meaning "dedicated" or "initiated." In the bible, this is the name of the eldest son of Cain, and a son of Jared the father of Methuselah. Enoch is the Anglicized form.
Chizqiyah - Hebrew name meaning "God is my strength." In the bible, this is the name of a king of Judah and several other characters. Also spelled Chizkiyah. Hezekiah, Hizkiah and Hizkijah are anglicized forms.
Chilkiya - Variant spelling of Hebrew Chilqiyah, meaning "my portion is God." 
Charmian - English name derived from Greek charma, meaning "delight." 
Callistrate - Latin form of Greek Kallistrates, meaning "beauty-army."
Cihuaton - Nahuatl name meaning "little woman."
Chao-xiang - Chinese name meaning "surpassing good fortune."
Cheyenne - English unisex name derived from the name of the Native American people, from Dakota Sioux Šahíyena, meaning "little Šahíya" or "little red-talker."
Cadice - French name meaning "chief."
Chun - Chinese unisex name meaning "spring."
Ciycera - Hebrew name meaning "field of battle." In the bible, this is the name of a Canaanite general and enemy of the Israelites.
Cassie - Pet form of English Cass, meaning "she who entangles men."
Corliss - English surname transferred to forename use, from a byname derived from Old English carleas, composed of the elements caru "care; grief" and leas "without," hence "carefree."
Crocetta - Pet form of Italian Crocifissa, meaning "cross; crucifix" or "way of the cross." 
Clem - English short form of Latin Clement, meaning "gentle and merciful."
Catutigernos - Latinized form of Welsh Cattegirn, meaning "battle lord."
Cualli - Nahuatl unisex name meaning "good."
Cibor - Pet form of Polish Czcibor, meaning "battle of honor."
Caiside - Gaelic byname derived from the word cas meaning "curly(-headed.)" Cassidy is the Anglicized form.
Comgan - Contracted form of Irish Gaelic Comhghán, meaning "born together."
Chayyim - Hebrew name derived from the word chayyim, meaning "life."
Chandrakanta - Feminine form of Hindi Chandrakant, meaning "loved by the moon."
Chidimma - African Igbo name meaning "God is wonderful."
Cairbre - Irish Gaelic legend name of an Ulster warrior, meaning "charioteer."
Chadar - Variant spelling of Hebrew Hadar, meaning "honor." In the bible, this is the name of an Edomite king. 
Chebrown - Variant form of Hebrew Ebron, meaning "alliance, association." 
Curstaidh - Pet form of Scottish Gaelic Cairistìona, meaning "believer" or "follower of Christ."
Condwiramurs -  Variant spelling of Cornish Condwiramur, meaning "white flower." 
Catmail - Welsh name meaning "battle prince." Other forms of the name include Cadoc and Cadfael.
Crescenzo - Italian form of Latin Crescentius, meaning "to spring up, grow, thrive."
Conleth - Modern form of Irish Gaelic Conláed, meaning "purifying fire."
Clophas - Contracted form of Latin Cleophas, meaning "glory of the father."
Carmina - Feminine form of Latin Carmine, meaning "song."
Cethin - Old Celtic byname, meaning "dark, swarthy."
Catina - Contracted form Portuguese Catarina, meaning "pure."
Cyprianus - Latin name meaning "from Cyprus."
Chiela - Esperanto name meaning "heavenly."
Cornelis - Dutch form of Latin Cornelius, meaning "of a horn."
Catrina - Contracted form of English Catriona, meaning "pure."
Crystin - Welsh form of French Christine, meaning "believer" or "follower of Christ."
Chuldah - Hebrew name meaning "mole" or "weasel." In the bible, this is the name of a prophetess. 
Calisto - Variant spelling of Latin Callisto, meaning "most beautiful." 
Catrin - Welsh form of Old French Caterine, meaning "pure."
Cynebeald - Anglo-Saxon name composed of the Old English elements cyne "royal" and beald "bold, brave," hence "royal brave."
Czcibor - Polish name composed of the Slavic elements chest "honor" and bor "battle," hence "battle of honor."
Cristóvão - Portuguese form of Latin Christophorus, meaning "Christ-bearer." 
Cimon - Latin form of Greek Kimon, possibly meaning "sleepy." 
Carmelo - Spanish masculine form of Latin Carmel, meaning "garden-land."
Caitlín - Irish Gaelic form of Old French Cateline, meaning "pure."
Cheftzibah - Variant form of Hebrew Cheftzi-Ba, meaning "she is my desire."
Caoidhean - Variant spelling of Scottish Gaelic Caointean, meaning "fifth."
Colmcilla - Irish name meaning "dove of the church."
Cross - Short form of Italian Crocifisso, or Croccifixio, meaning "cross; crucifix" or "way of the cross."
Corine - Variant spelling of French Corinne, meaning "maiden."
Conley - Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Conláed, meaning "purifying fire."
Charon - Latin form of Greek Kharon, meaning "fierce brightness." In mythology, this is the name of the ferryman of Hades who ferries the dead across the river Acheron.
Cynddelw - Old Welsh name, probably of Celtic origin, meaning "exalted effigy." 
Chananya - Variant spelling of Hebrew Chananyah, meaning "whom Jehovah has graciously given." 
Conlaoch - Irish name, composed of the Gaelic elements con "hound" and laoch "warrior," hence "hound warrior." In Irish legend, this is the name of a son of Cúchulainn. He was accidentally killed by his father.
Cnámhín - Irish Gaelic byname for a skinny man, meaning "little bone."
Claudiu - Romanian form of Greek Klaudios, meaning "lame."
Corentin - Old Breton name, probably meaning "hurricane, tempest." 
Cory - Variant spelling of English Corey, possibly meaning "deep hollow, ravine."
Cyneweard - Early Anglo-Saxon name composed of the Old English elements cyne "royal" and weard "guard," hence "royal guard."
Chanania - Variant spelling of Hebrew Chananya, meaning "whom Jehovah has graciously given."
Celio - Italian and Spanish form of Latin Cælius, meaning "heaven."
Corona - English name derived from the vocabulary word, Latin corona, meaning "crown, garland, wreath." The outer atmosphere of a star is called a corona.
Costin - Contracted form of Romanian Constantin, meaning "steadfast."
Clemmie - Pet form of English Clem, meaning "gentle and merciful."
Cybill - English variant spelling of Greek Sybil, meaning "prophetess." 
Ctibor - Czech form of Polish Czcibor, meaning "battle of honor."
Cipriano - Italian form of Latin Cyprianus, meaning "from Cyprus."
Caomh - Gaelic name derived from the word caomh, meaning "beloved, comely." 
Caltha - English name derived from the flower name, also known as the kingcup and marsh marigold, derived from the Greek word calyx, meaning "cup," denoting the shape of the flowers when they open.
Chayym - Variant spelling of Hebrew Chayyim, meaning "life."
Chasida - Hebrew name meaning "stork" and "righteous."
Csilla - Hungarian name derived from the word csillag meaning "star."
Chetsrown - Hebrew name meaning "enclosed; surrounded by a wall." In the bible, this is the name of a son of Reuben.
Calogero - Italian form of Latin Calogerus, meaning "beautiful elder."
Cyrilla - Feminine form of English Cyril, meaning "lord."
Caligula - This is a pet name for the despotic Gaius Julius Cæsar Augustus Germanicus, third Roman Emperor, meaning "little boots." Roman historian Suetonius referred to him as a "monster." He was a member of the Julio-Claudian dynasty (gens Julia and gens Claudia), all of whom were linked through marriage and adoption. It is interesting to note that the founder of the clan of Claudia, Appius Claudius Sabinus Inregillensis, was also "harsh by nature," according to Livy.
Chieko - Japanese name meaning "wise child."
Cyanea - From the Latin genus or species name, of Greek origin, meaning either "dark blue."
Caprice - Italian name meaning"impulsive; ruled by whim." 
Chagatai - Turkish form of Mongolian Tsagadai, the name of the second son of Genghis Khan. Of unknown meaning.
Cheruta - Variant form of Hebrew Cherut, meaning "freedom."
Comgal - Contracted form of Irish Gaelic Comhghall, meaning "joint pledge."
Chien - Vietnamese name meaning "fighter, warrior."
Cristiano - Italian and Portuguese form of Latin Christianus, meaning "Christian."
Charissa - English elaborated form of Latin Charis, meaning "grace."
Coty - Variant spelling of English Cody, meaning "helper." 
Cuthbert - Modern English form of Anglo-Saxon Cuthbeorht, meaning "bright fame." 
Catraoine - Irish Gaelic form of Old French Caterine, meaning "pure."
Calvert - English occupational surname transferred to forename use, derived from Middle English calfhirde, meaning "calf-herder."
Chaninai - Variant spelling of Aramaic Chanina, meaning "compassionate."
Carlton - Variant spelling of English Charlton, meaning "settlement of the free peasants."
Caïn - French form of Hebrew Qayin ("acquired, possessed") and Greek Kaïn ("maker; fabricator" i.e. "smith"). 
Cináed - Scottish Gaelic name, meaning "born of fire." Kenneth is an Anglicized form. 
Colum - Irish form of Latin Columba, meaning "dove."
Conallan - Diminutive form of Irish Gaelic Conall, meaning "little hound of valor."
Cathaldus - Variant spelling of Irish Gaelic Cathal, meaning "battle ruler."
Céolsige - Anglo-Saxon name composed of the Old English elements céol "ship" and sige "victory," hence "ship-victory."
Cimone - English variant spelling of French Simone, meaning "hearkening."
Chike - Egyptian name meaning "power of God."
Claudios - Dutch form of Latin Claudius, meaning "lame."
Constanza - Spanish form of Latin Constantia, meaning "steadfast."
Cozamalotl - Nahuatl name meaning "rainbow."
Chaggai - Variant spelling of Hebrew Chaggay, meaning "festive."
Caja - Danish variant spelling of Scandinavian Kaia, meaning "pure."
Cäcilia - German form of Latin Cæcilia, meaning "blind." 
Cécile - French form of Latin Cæcilia, meaning "blind." 
Čeněk - Pet form of Czech Vincenc, meaning "conquering." 
Conchúr - Variant form of Irish Conchobar, meaning "hound-lover."
Caitríona - Irish Gaelic form of French Catherine, meaning "pure."
Chinedu - African Igbo unisex name meaning "God leads."
Courtney - English surname transferred to unisex forename use, derived from the French baronial name Courtenay, from the byname court nez, meaning "short nose." 
Chinwe - African Igbo unisex name meaning "God owns."
Cam - Short form of Scottish unisex Cameron ("crooked nose"), and other names beginning with Cam-.
Chinwendu - African Igbo unisex name meaning "God owns life."
Chipahua - Nahuatl unisex name meaning"clean."
Cameron - Scottish surname transferred to unisex forename use, from the name of the great Highland clans whose ancestor had an ungraceful proboscis, composed of the Gaelic elements cam "bent, crooked" and sròn "nose," hence "crooked nose."
Camille - French unisex form of Roman Latin Camilla, possibly meaning "attendant (for a temple)."
Crìsdean - Scottish name derived from Crìosd, meaning "Christ." Used as a form of English Christopher, meaning "Christ-bearer."
Chizoba - African Igbo unisex name meaning "God protect us."
Canan - Anglicized form of Hebrew Chanan, meaning "compassionate, merciful." In the bible, this is the name of many characters, including a chief of the tribe of Benjamin. 
Cristian - Romanian form of Greek Christianos, meaning "Christian."
Chris - English unisex short form of longer names beginning with Chris-.
Chrìsdean - Variant spelling of Scottish Crìsdean, meaning "Christ-bearer."
Cruz - Spanish unisex name meaning "cross."
Cualli - Nahuatl unisex name meaning "good."
Carey - Variant spelling of English unisex Cary, meaning "dark one." 
Cari - Variant spelling of English unisex Cary, meaning "dark one." 
Cæcilia - Feminine form of Latin Cæcilius, meaning "blind." 
Cú chulainn - Variant spelling of Irish Cúchulainn, meaning "hound of Culann."
Cælestis - Latin unisex name meaning "heavenly." In Roman mythology, this is an epithet belonging to the god Jupiter (Jupiter Cælestis) and the goddess Diana (Diana Cælestis).
Cælia - Feminine form of Roman Latin Cælius, probably meaning "heaven."
Carlin - Irish Gaelic unisex name meaning "little champion." 
Crobh dearg - Celtic name meaning "red claws." In mythology, this is the name of a goddess of harvest. She is also known by the names Lasair and Lassar, meaning "flame," Fhina, meaning "wine," and Lasairiona, meaning "flaming wine."
Christy - Pet form of Irish Gaelic Críostóir, meaning "Christ-bearer." Compare with feminine Christy.
Carni - Variant spelling of Hebrew unisex Karni, meaning "my horn," a symbol of strength. 
Carol -  Short form of Latin Carolus, meaning "man." Compare with feminine Carol. In use by the Romanians.
Chumana - Native American Hopi name meaning "snake maiden."
Chun - Chinese unisex name meaning "spring."
Cary - Irish surname transferred to unisex forename use, from an Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Ciardha "descendant of Ciardha," hence "dark one."
Casey - American English name bestowed in honor of the folk hero Casey Jones who got this byname from his place of birth, Cayce, Kentucky, which came from the Irish surname Cayce, an Anglicized form of Gaelic � Cathasaigh "descendant of Cathasach," hence "vigilant, wakeful." Compare with feminine Casey.
Chus - Unisex pet form of Spanish Jesús and Jesúsa, meaning "God is salvation."
Cassidy - English surname transferred to unisex forename use, derived from an Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Caiside, "descendant of Caiside," hence "curly(-headed)."
Czesława - Feminine form of Polish Czesław, meaning "honor and glory."
Cătălin - Romanian name which may be a masculine form of Greek Aikaterine, meaning "pure."
Cyrille - French unisex form of Greek Kyrillos, meaning "lord."
Czesław - Polish name composed of the Slavic elements chest "honor" and slav "glory," hence "honor and glory."
Citlali - Nahuatl unisex name meaning "star."
Candelaria - Spanish name derived from the Latin candela, meaning "light, torch," hence "candle." The Spanish had a custom of bestowing religious names on their daughters, and sometimes their sons, in honor of the Virgin Mary; for example, Nuestra Senora de los Candelaria which translates to "Our Lady of the Candles," referring to the purification of Mary during Candlemas.
Clare -  Short form of English Clarence, meaning "illustrious." Compare with feminine Clare.
Chloē - Greek name meaning "green shoot." In mythology, this is a surname of the goddess Demeter. In the New Testament bible, this name is mentioned by Paul in 1 Corinthians 1:11. Also spelled Khloe.
Chloe -  Latin form of Greek Chloē, meaning "green shoot." In mythology, this is a surname of the goddess Demeter. In the New Testament bible, this name is mentioned by Paul in 1 Corinthians 1:11.
Capeka - Czech and Slovak name meaning "littlestork."
Clement - Short form of Latin Clementius, meaning "gentle and merciful." meaning "gentle and merciful." In the bible, this is the name of a companion of Paul.
Ceri - Welsh unisex name meaning "to love." 
Coaxoch -  Nahuatl name meaning "serpent flower."
Coby - Dutch unisex short form of Jacoba and Jacobus, both meaning "supplanter."
Codie - Variant spelling of English unisex Cody, meaning "helper."
Cody - Irish surname transferred to unisex forename use, from a variant spelling of the surname Cuddihy (also spelled Cuddy), an Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Cuidighthigh "descendant of Cuidightheach," hence "helper."
Chance - English unisex name derived from the vocabulary word, meaning "chance." 
Chandana - Unisex form of Hindi Chandan, meaning "sandalwood."
Colombe - French unisex form of Latin Columba, meaning "dove."
Chandra - Hindi unisex name meaning "moon." In mythology, this is the name of a lunar and fertility god.
Chang - Chinese unisex name meaning 1) "flourishing," 2) "long" or 3) "smooth."
- Northern Vietnamese unisex name meaning "the eldest; the first."
Conan - Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Cónán, meaning "little hound."
Catrìona - Modern Scottish Gaelic form of Greek Aikaterine, meaning "pure."
Catriona - Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Catríona and Scottish Gaelic Catrìona, both meaning "pure."
Charley - Variant spelling of English unisex Charlie, meaning "man."
Charlie - Unisex pet form of English Charles and Charlene, meaning "man."
Cadence - English unisex name derived from the vocabulary word, from Latin cadens "to fall," hence "flow of rhythm."
Conchúir - Variant form of Irish Conchobar, meaning "hound-lover."
Cecilia - English form of Latin Cæcilia, meaning "blind." 
Cæcilius - Old Roman Latin family name derived from the byname Cæcus, meaning "blind."
Cæcus - Latin byname derived from the word cæcus, meaning "blind."
Celeste - English form of French Céleste, meaning "heavenly."
Chaviva -  Hebrew unisex name meaning "beloved." 
Celestine - English form of French Célestine, meaning "heavenly."
Cælestinus - Roman name derived from Latin unisex Cælestis, meaning "heavenly."
Cælestis - Latin unisex name meaning "heavenly." In Roman mythology, this is an epithet belonging to the god Jupiter (Jupiter Cælestis) and the goddess Diana (Diana Cælestis).
Cælinus - A derivative of Roman Latin Cælius, meaning "heaven."
Celia -   Contracted form of English English Cecilia, meaning "blind."
Cælius - Old Roman family name, probably derived from Latin c�lum, meaning "heaven."
Cæsar - Ancient Roman Latin name meaning "severed." In the bible, this is the surname of Julius Caesar, which adopted by Octavius Augustus and his successors afterwards became a title, and was appointed by the Roman emperors as part of their title.
Chen - Chinese unisex name meaning "morning."
Cheng - Chinese unisex name meaning 1) "accomplished" or 2) "sincere."
Cherokee - Unisex name derived from the English pronunciation of Tsa-la-gi, a name that the Native American Cherokee people used to refer to themselves, meaning "principal people."
Cheyanne - Variant spelling of English unisex Cheyenne, meaning "little Šahíya" or "little red-talker."
Cheyenne - English unisex name derived from the name of the Native American people, from Dakota Sioux Šahíyena, meaning "little Šahíya" or "little red-talker."
Chibueze - African Igbo unisex name meaning "God is the king."
Chibuzo - African Igbo unisex name meaning "God is the leader."
Chicahua - Nahuatl unisex name meaning"strong."
Chidiebere - African Igbo unisex name meaning "God is merciful."
Cortney - Variant spelling of English unisex Courtney, meaning "short nose."
Callisto - Italian form of Latin Callistus, meaning "most beautiful." Compare with feminine Callisto.

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