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Names starting with C

Ceri - Welsh unisex name meaning "to love." 
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-.
Chandler - Old French occupational surname transferred to English forename use, meaning"candle merchant."
Carlo - Italian form of Latin Carolus, meaning "man."
Calanthia - Variant spelling of English Calantha, meaning "beautiful flower."
Capricia - Elaborated form of Italian Caprice, meaning "impulsive; ruled by whim." 
Calvina - Feminine form of of Italian Calvino, meaning "little bald one."
Charlie - Unisex pet form of English Charles and Charlene, meaning "man."
Cadi - Pet form of Welsh Catrin, meaning "pure."
Chavvah - Hebrew name meaning "life." In the bible, this is the name of the first woman, the wife of Adam.
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. 
Camila - Spanish form of Roman Latin Camilla, possibly meaning "attendant (for a temple)."
Chrétien - Later form of Old French Chrestien, meaning "believer" or "follower of Christ."
Clarabelle - Variant spelling of English Clarabella, meaning "bright beauty."
Christy - Variant spelling of English Christie, meaning "believer" or "follower of Christ." Compare with masculine Christy.
Chasidah - Variant spelling of Hebrew Chasida, meaning "stork" and "righteous."
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.
Cadoc - Welsh name derived from the word cad, meaning "battle."
Christopher - English form of Latin Christophorus, meaning "Christ-bearer." 
Carlyle - Variant spelling of English Carlisle, meaning "fortress of Luguvalos."
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.
Ciera - Variant spelling of English Sierra, meaning "mountain range."
Carnation - English name derived from the flower name, from French carnation, meaning "complexion," from Italian carnagione, meaning "flesh-colored." 
Cairistine - Scottish Gaelic form of Latin Christina, meaning "believer" or "follower of Christ."
Canicus - Latinized form of Scottish Gaelic Cináed (English Kenneth), meaning "born of fire." 
Christiaan - Dutch form of Latin Christianus, meaning "believer" or "follower of Christ."
Clinton - English surname transferred to forename use, meaning "settlement near the headland." 
Camille - French unisex form of Roman Latin Camilla, possibly meaning "attendant (for a temple)."
Columban - Short form of Latin Columbanus, meaning "dove."
Chris - English unisex short form of longer names beginning with Chris-.
Charlotte - Feminine form of French Charlot, meaning "man."
Cynthia - Latin form of Greek Kynthia, meaning "woman from Kynthos." In mythology, this was another name for Artemis.
Chima - African Igbo name meaning "God knows."
Christophe - French form of Latin Christophorus, meaning "Christ-bearer." 
Carsten - German form of Latin Christianus, meaning "believer" or "follower of Christ."
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. 
Corinna - Latin form of Greek Korinna, meaning "maiden."
Christel - Variant spelling of English Crystal, meaning "crystal, ice."
Chandana - Unisex form of Hindi Chandan, meaning "sandalwood."
Chalchiuhticue - Aztec Nahuatl myth name of a goddess of water and rivers, the wife of Tlaloc, meaning "jade skirt."
Chiranjeevi - Hindi (Telugu) name meaning "infinite, long-lived."
Chunya - Variant form of Aramaic Chanina, meaning "compassionate."
Candelario - Masculine form of Spanish Candelaria, meaning "candle."
Charles - English and French form of German Karl, meaning "man."
Carina -   19th-century English elaborated form of Latin cara, meaning "beloved."
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.
Costantino - Italian form of Latin Constantinus, meaning "steadfast."
Conor - Variant spelling of English Connor, meaning "hound-lover."
Caerwyn - Variant spelling of Welsh Carwyn, meaning "fair love."
Cúchulainn - Irish myth name of a heroic warrior who accidentally killed his son Conlaoch, meaning "hound of Culann."
Chance - English unisex name derived from the vocabulary word, meaning "chance."
Connor - Anglicized form of Irish Conchobhar, meaning "hound-lover."
Catigernus - Latinized form of Welsh Cattegirn, meaning "battle lord."
Cionaodh - Irish form of Scottish Gaelic Cináed, meaning "born of fire."
Cam -   Short form of Scottish unisex Cameron ("crooked nose"), and other names beginning with Cam-.
Cailte - Irish namemeaning "the thin man." This is the name of a character from the Fenian cycle.
Chantal - French surname transferred to forename use, meaning "stony place."
Cora - Latin form of Greek Kore, meaning "maiden." In mythology, this is a name borne by Persephone, a goddess of the underworld.
Colan - Cornish form of Irish Gaelic Coileán, meaning "whelp, young pup."
Cedar - English name derived from the tree name, meaning simply "cedar."
Carmina - Feminine form of Latin Carmine, meaning "song."
Chang - Chinese unisex name meaning 1) "flourishing," 2) "long" or 3) "smooth."
Cicely - Variant spelling of English Cecily, meaning "blind."
Chichirika - Chamoru name meaning "bird." 
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.
Claudia -   Feminine form of Roman Latin Claudius, meaning "lame." 
Camillus - Roman family name, possibly meaning "attendant (for a temple)."
Cynebeal - Short form of Anglo-Saxon Cynebeald, meaning "royal brave."
Chun-tao - Chinese name meaning "spring peach."
Cáelán - Diminutive form of Irish Gaelic Cáel ("slender"), hence "little slender one."
Caroline - Pet form of French Carole, meaning "man."
Cristián - Spanish form of Latin Christianus, meaning "Christian."
Chanel - Modern English name derived from a Parisian fashion house founded by Coco Chanel whose surname meant "pipe." 
Chrissy - Variant spelling of English Chrissie, meaning "believer" or "follower of Christ."
Cimon - Latin form of Greek Kimon, possibly meaning "sleepy." 
Columbus - Latin name meaning "dove."
Chandrakanta - Feminine form of Hindi Chandrakant, meaning "loved by the moon."
Carolus - Latin form of German Karl, meaning "man."
Campbell - Scottish surname transferred to forename use, composed of the Gaelic elements cam "bent, crooked" and beul "mouth," hence "crooked mouth."
Carla -   Feminine form of German Carl, meaning "man."
Cornelius -   Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Conn, having several possible meanings including "chief, freeman, head, hound, intelligence, strength."
Cale - Short form of English Caleb, meaning "dog" or "rabid."
Charalampos - Greek name composed of the elements chara "happiness" and lampo "shining," hence "shining happiness."
Cayley - Variant spelling of English Kayley, meaning "slender."
Conchúr - Variant form of Irish Conchobar, meaning "hound-lover."
Caitie - Pet form of Irish Caitríona, meaning "pure."
Clarissa - Diminutive form of Latin Clara, meaning "fame." 
Caiside - Gaelic byname derived from the word cas meaning "curly(-headed.)" Cassidy is the Anglicized form.
Caterine - Old French form of Greek Aikaterine, meaning "pure."
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. 
Coleen - Variant spelling of English Colleen, meaning "girl." 
Chelsea - English name derived from the name of a district in London, meaning "landing place" or "landing port."
Chananiy - Hebrew name meaning "gracious" or "favorable." In the bible, this is the name of several characters, including a brother of Nehemiah.
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."
Caitlyn - Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Caitlín, meaning "pure."
Courtney - English surname transferred to unisex forename use, from the French baronial name Courtenay, from the nickname court nez, meaning "short nose." 
Christa - Contracted form of Latin Christina, meaning "believer" or "follower of Christ."
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."
Cyndi - Variant spelling of English Cindy, meaning "woman from Kynthos." 
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."
Cara - Modern English name derived either from Italian cara, a term of endearment meaning "beloved," or from the Irish Gaelic word cara, meaning "friend."
Cian - Irish Gaelic name meaning "ancient, distant." In mythology, this is the name of the son-in-law of Brian Boru.
Catherine - Later spelling of Old French Caterine, meaning "pure."
Chloé - French form of Latin Chloe, meaning "green shoot."
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. 
Célestin - French form of Latin Cælestinus, meaning "heavenly."
Chenglei - Chinese name meaning "become great."
César - French and Spanish form of Roman Latin Cæsar, meaning "severed."
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."
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."
Cressida - From the English literary name found in various retellings of the Trojan War, based on the Greek name Khryseis, from khrysos, meaning "gold."
Cuong - Vietnamese name meaning "flourishing, healthy."
Cyneburga - Anglo-Saxon name composed of the Old English elements cyne "royal" and burg "fortress, protection," hence "royal fortress."
Christine - French from of Latin Christina, meaning "believer" or "follower of Christ."
Camden - English surname transferred to forename use, composed of the Old English elements camp "enclosure" and denu "valley," hence "enclosed valley."
Cuixtli - Nahuatl name meaning "kite."
Caden - Irish surname transferred to forename use, from McCadden, an Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Cadáin "son of Cadán," hence "little battle." 
Cesarina - Feminine form of Italian Cesarino, meaning "severed."
Carolyn - English variant spelling of French Caroline, meaning "man."
Candy -   English name derived from the vocabulary word, meaning  "candy."
Chad - Modern English form of Anglo-Saxon Ceadda, possibly meaning "battle."
Claudio -  Italian, Portuguese and Spanish form of Latin Claudius, meaning "lame."
Cerus - Greek name meaning "fit." In mythology, this is the name of the horse belonging to Adrastos that was swifter than the wind.
Cuetlachtli - Nahuatl name meaning "wolf."
Colleen - Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Cailín, meaning "girl."
Conner - Variant spelling of English Connor, meaning "hound-lover."
Casilda - Spanish name of uncertain origin, borne by an 11th-century saint who was probably of Moorish descent.
Chantelle - Elaborated form of English Chantel, meaning "stony place."
Chau - Vietnamese name meaning "pearls."
Constanza - Spanish form of Latin Constantia, meaning "steadfast."
Cashile - African Zulu name meaning "hidden; child of a concealed birth." 
Clemens - Late Latin name meaning "gentle and merciful."
Céolsige - Anglo-Saxon name composed of the Old English elements céol "ship" and sige "victory," hence "ship-victory."
Cerys - Variant spelling of Welsh Carys, meaning "love."
Consuelo - Spanish name meaning "consolation."
Chara - Greek name derived from the word chara, meaning "joyful."
Chryssa - English pet form of Latin Chrysanta, meaning "golden flower."
Cheber - Variant spelling of Hebrew Heber, meaning "the region beyond; on the other side (of a stream or sea)."
Cate - Variant spelling of English Kate, meaning "pure."
Clements - English surname transferred to forename use, derived from Latin Clemens or Clement, meaning "gentle and merciful."
Cyprian - Short form of Latin Cyprianus, meaning "from Cyprus."
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.
Clara - Feminine form of Latin Clarus, meaning "clear, bright." In use by the English and Italians.
Calliope - Latin form of Greek Kalliope, meaning "beautiful voice." In mythology, this is the name of the muse of epic poetry.
Cipriano - Italian form of Latin Cyprianus, meaning "from Cyprus."
Cyril - English masculine form of French unisex Cyrille, meaning "lord."
Caolán - Gaelic name composed of the word caol "narrow" and a diminutive suffix, hence "little slender one."
Chadar - Variant spelling of Hebrew Hadar, meaning "honor." In the bible, this is the name of an Edomite king. 
Cónán - Irish Gaelic name which was originally a byname derived from a diminutive form of cú "hound," hence "little hound."
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. 
Conrad -  Variant spelling of German Konrad, meaning "bold counsel." In use by the English.
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."
Claire - French form of Latin Clara, meaning "clear, bright."
Connie - Pet form of English Constance, meaning "steadfast."
Cadence - English unisex name derived from the vocabulary word, from Latin cadens "to fall," hence "flow of rhythm."
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. 
Cathy - English pet form of French Catharine, meaning "pure."
Chustaffus - Teutonic name composed of the Germanic elements chuton "to meditate" and staf "staff," hence "meditation staff."
Christabel - Variant spelling of English Christabelle, meaning "believer" or "follower of Christ" and Belle, "beautiful." 
Climacus - Latin name derived from the Greek word klimax, meaning "ladder."
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.
Cihuaton - Nahuatl name meaning "little woman."
Chetana - Hindi name meaning "alert."
Carmen - Spanish form of Latin Carmina, meaning "song."
Cassidy - English surname transferred to unisex forename use, derived from an Anglicized form of Gaelic � Caiside, "descendant of Caiside," hence "curly(-headed)."
Calvin - English name derived from Latin Calvinus, meaning "little bald one."
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. 
Calum - Scottish form of Latin Columba, meaning "dove."
Clementine - French form of Latin Clementina, meaning "of Clementius."
Chinh - Vietnamese name meaning "correctness; righteousness."
Cory - Variant spelling of English Corey, possibly meaning "deep hollow, ravine."
Carry - Variant spelling of English Carrie, meaning "man." 
Comyna - Feminine form of Irish Comyn,meaning "shrewd."
Carbrey - Anglicized form of Gaelic Cairbre, meaning "charioteer." In Irish and Scottish use.
Carni - Variant spelling of Hebrew unisex Karni, meaning "my horn," a symbol of strength. 
Chani - Pet form of Hebrew Channah, meaning "favor; grace."
- Northern Vietnamese unisex name meaning "the eldest; the first."
Chen - Chinese unisex name meaning "morning."
Curro - Pet form of Spanish Francisco, meaning "French."
Claude - French form of Latin Claudius, meaning "lame."
Clare -  English form of Latin Clara, meaning "clear, bright." Compare with masculine Clare.
Cees - Variant spelling of Dutch Kees, meaning "of a horn."
Carmo - Portuguese form of Latin Carmel, meaning "garden-land."
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.
Celio - Italian and Spanish form of Latin Cælius, meaning "heaven."
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. 
Carbry - Variant spelling of English Carbrey, meaning "charioteer."
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.
Carme -   Catalan and Galician-Portuguese form of Latin Carmel, meaning "garden-land."
Cary - Irish surname transferred to unisex forename use, from an Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Ciardha, "descendant of Ciardha ("black, dark"), hence "dark one." 
Chao - Chinese name meaning "surpassing."
Crearwy - Variant spelling of Welsh Creirwy, possibly meaning "purity."
Cuddy - Pet form of Scottish Cuithbeart, meaning "bright fame." This name was also used as a byname for a donkey.
Cis - Short form of English Cissy, meaning "blind."
Chase - Middle English surname (of Norman French origin) transferred to forename use, meaning "hunter." 
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.
Calix - Short form of Latin Callixtus, meaning "most beautiful."
Camp - English short form of Scottish Campbell, meaning "crooked mouth."
Celsus - Roman Latin family name meaning "upright, stately."
Cairo - American English name derived from the name of the Egyptian city of Cairo, from Arabic al-Qāhira, meaning "victorious." 
Chuldah - Hebrew name meaning "mole" or "weasel." In the bible, this is the name of a prophetess. 
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."
Carmella - Elaborated form of Latin Carmel, meaning "garden-land."
Consuela - Variant spelling of Spanish Consuelo, meaning "consolation."
Chiquita - Spanish name meaning "little one." 
Christmas - English name derived from the name of the holiday, from Old English Cristes mæsse, meaning "Christ festival."
Chico -   Pet form of Portuguese/Spanish Francisco, meaning "French." 
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."
Christina - Variant spelling of Latin Christiana, meaning "believer" or "follower of Christ."
Catraoine - Irish Gaelic form of Old French Caterine, meaning "pure."
Carys - Welsh name derived from the word caru, meaning"love."
Calogero - Italian form of Latin Calogerus, meaning "beautiful elder."
Chava - Variant spelling of Hebrew Chavva, meaning "life." 
Christin - English abbreviated form of French Christine or Latin Christina, meaning "believer" or "follower of Christ."
Cady - Variant spelling of English Katie, meaning "pure." 
Chelo - Pet form of Spanish Consuelo, meaning "consolation."
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.
Condwiramurs -  Variant spelling of Cornish Condwiramur, meaning "white flower." 
Concetta - Italian form of Spanish Concepción, meaning "conception."
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." 
Clover - Old English flower name, meaning simply "clover."
Cezar - Polish and Romanian form of Latin Cæsar, meaning "severed."
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.
Cierra - Variant spelling of English Sierra, meaning "mountain range."
Carley - Variant spelling of English Carlie, meaning "man."
Callidora - Greek name composed of the elements kallos "beauty" and doron "gift," hence "gift of beauty."
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. 
Cinderella - English form of French Cendrillon, meaning "little ashes."
Chinaza - African Igbo name meaning "God answers."
Christiano - Brazilian Portuguese form of Latin Christianus, meaning "believer" or "follower of Christ."
Chua - Native American Hopi name meaning "snake."
Chanda - Hindi name meaning "bright" or "fierce." In Hindu mythology, this is the name of a monster destroyed by Chamunda Devi.
Công - Vietnamese name meaning "skillful; industrious."
Chinedu - African Igbo unisex name meaning "God leads."
Clemency - Feminine form of Latin Clement, meaning "gentle and merciful."
Caoimheán - Variant spelling of Irish Gaelic Caoimhín, meaning "little comely one." This form just uses a different diminutive suffix.
Chuy - Pet form of Spanish Jesús, meaning "God is salvation."
Chaim - Variant spelling of Hebrew Chayim, meaning "life."
Claribel - Variant spelling of English Clarabelle, meaning "bright and beautiful." 
Chasity - Variant spelling of English Chastity, meaning "purity."
Chauncy - Variant spelling of English Chauncey, meaning "good fortune." 
Cheng - Chinese unisex name meaning 1) "accomplished" or 2) "sincere."
Caitrín - Irish Gaelic form of French Catherine, meaning "pure."
Chester -  English surname transferred to forename use, derived from the city name Chester, from an Old English form of Latin castra, meaning "legionary camp." 
Cardea - Latin name meaning "door-pivot." In Roman mythology, this is the name of a goddess of health, door hinges, handles, and thresholds.
Cullen - Irish surname transferred to forename use, an Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Coileáin, "descendant of Coileán," hence "whelp, young pup."
Carrie - English pet form of French Caroline, meaning "man."
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."
Conláed - Variant spelling of Irish Gaelic Conlaodh, meaning "purifying fire."
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.
Coral - English name derived from the gem name, from Latin corallium, probably ultimately from Hebrew goral, meaning "small pebble."
Cosmin - Romanian form of Greek Kosmos, meaning "order, beauty."
Cande - Short form of Spanish Candelaria, meaning "candle."
Cathleen - Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Caitlín, meaning "pure."
Clementina - Feminine form of Latin Clementinus, meaning "of Clementius."
Cristóbal - Spanish form of Latin Christophorus, meaning "Christ-bearer." 
Cadán - Variant spelling of Irish Cathán, meaning "little battle."
Candice - English variant spelling of Latin Candace, meaning "prince of servants."
Curt - Short form of English Curtis, meaning "courteous."
Ciar - Old Gaelic name derived from the word ciar, meaning "black."
Clive - English surname transferred to forename use, from the name of various places, derived from Old English clif, meaning "bank, cliff, slope."
Chioma - African Igbo name meaning "God is great."
Cruz - Spanish unisex name meaning "cross."
Cliff - Originally a short form of English Clifford ("cliff river crossing)", this name became an independent name, meaning simply "cliff."
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. 
Chrissie - English pet form of French Christine, meaning "believer" or "follower of Christ."
Cecília - Portuguese form of Latin Cæcilia, meaning "blind." 
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. 
Coatl - Nahuatl name meaning "snake."
Colombo - Italian form of Latin Columba, meaning "dove."
Claudius - Roman family name derived from Latin claudus, meaning "lame."
Cathryn - English variant spelling of French Catharine, meaning "pure."
Chiara - Italian form of Latin Clara, meaning "clear, bright."
Christelle - Pet form of French Christine, meaning "believer" or "follower of Christ."
Chigaru - Egyptian name meaning "hound."
Charleen - Variant spelling of English Charlene, meaning "man."
Célia - Portuguese and Spanish form of Latin Cælia, probably meaning "heaven."
Corey - English name, possibly of Irish Gaelic origin, from a place name meaning "deep hollow, ravine."
Carlito - Pet form of Portuguese/Spanish Carlos ("man"), meaning "little Carlos" or "little man."
Cupidon - French form of Latin Cupido, meaning "desire."
Coralie - Pet form of English Coral, meaning "coral" or "small pebble."
Christen - English variant spelling of German Kristen, meaning "believer" or "follower of Christ."
Chiamaka - African Igbo name meaning "God is beautiful."
Callahan - Irish surname transferred to forename use, derived from the personal name Ceallachán, possibly meaning "little bright-headed one." 
Colin -   Anglicized form of Scottish Gaelic Cailean, meaning "whelp; young pup."
Ciara - Feminine form of Irish Gaelic Ciarán, meaning "little black one."
Chloris - Latin form of Greek Khloris, meaning "green buds." In mythology, this is the name of a goddess of flowers and vegetation.
Callicrates - Latin form of Greek Kallikrates, meaning "beauty-power."
Callie - English pet form of Latin Callista, meaning "most beautiful."
Christi - Variant spelling of English Christie, meaning "believer" or "follower of Christ."
Constant -  From Latin Constans, meaning "steadfast." 
Clarisa - Spanish form of Latin Clarissa, meaning "fame."
Clint - Short form of English Clinton, meaning "settlement near the headland." 
Carl - Older spelling of German Karl, meaning "man." 
Catrin - Welsh form of Old French Caterine, meaning "pure."
Chogan - Native American Algonquin name meaning "blackbird."
Cassie - Pet form of English Cass, meaning "she who entangles men."
Cristiana - Feminine form of Italian Cristiano, meaning "believer" or "follower of Christ."
Chaya - Feminine form of Hebrew Chayim, meaning "alive."
Chuma - Egyptian name meaning "wealthy."
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."
Carter - English occupational surname transferred to forename use, meaning "carter," someone who uses a cart.
Chosposi - Native American Hopi name meaning "bluebird eye."
Cher - Short form of English Cheryl, probably meaning "darling beryl."
Cledwyn - Welsh name composed of the elements caled "hard, rough" and (g)wyn "fair, holy, white," hence "hardy and fair."
Cristina - Variant spelling of Latin Christina, meaning "believer" or "follower of Christ."
Cecil -   Anglicized form of Welsh Seissylt, meaning "sixth."
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.
Ciarán - Irish name composed of Gaelic ciar "black" and a diminutive suffix, hence "little black one."
Cheveyo - Native American Hopi name meaning "spirit warrior."
Celestina - Feminine form of Italian/Spanish Celestino, meaning "heavenly."
Croccifixio - Variant spelling of Italian Crocifisso, meaning "cross; crucifix" or "way of the cross."
Cuán - Irish name composed of Gaelic cú "hound/wolf, chief" and a diminutive suffix, hence "little hound."
Cunotigernos - Old Celtic name meaning "hound-like Lord."
Caterina - Italian form of Greek Aikaterine, meaning "pure."
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.
Cavan - Irish name derived from a place named from cabhán, meaning "hollow."
Conchobar - Irish legend name of a king of Ulster said to have lived at the time of Christ, meaning "hound-lover."
Carin - English variant spelling of Danish Karen, meaning "pure."
Cailyn - Anglicized form of Irish Cailín, meaning "girl."
Cecelia - Variant spelling of English Cecilia, meaning "blind."
Corazón - From the Spanish name of a dormant volcano in Ecuador, meaning "heart."
Calfuray - Native American Mapuche flower name meaning "violet."
Cade - English surname transferred to forename use, originally a byname for someone or something "round and lumpy."
Camryn - English feminine variant spelling of Scottish unisex Cameron, meaning "crooked nose."
Candi - Variant spelling of English Candy, meaning either "candy" the sweet, or "prince of servants."
Christabelle - English compound name composed of French Christine "believer" or "follower of Christ" and French Belle "beautiful."
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.
Callum - Variant spelling of Scottish Calum, meaning "dove."
Caoilfhionn - Irish Gaelic name composed of the elements caol "slender" and fionn "fair," hence "fair and slender."
Carlitos - Variant spelling of Portuguese/Spanish Carlito, meaning "little Carlos" or "little man."
Coline - Variant spelling of English Colleen, meaning "girl."
Caitriona - Scottish Gaelic form of French Catherine, meaning "pure."
Chimola - African Kaguru name meaning "breaker of things; seizer."
Cletis - Variant spelling of Latin Cletus, meaning famous, renowned." 
Cybele - Latin form of Greek Kybele, traditionally rendered "she of the hair." In mythology, this is the name of a Phrygian goddess of fertility.
Cilka - Slovene form of Latin Cæcilia, meaning "blind." 
Caoilainn - Variant spelling of Irish Gaelic Caoilfhionn, meaning "fair and slender."
Clodagh - Modern Irish name derived from the river name, which probably got its name from Gaelic clodach or cladach, meaning "muddy." 
Ciro - Italian form of Latin Cyrus, meaning "like the sun."
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."
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. 
Chiela - Esperanto name meaning "heavenly."
Cristal - Variant spelling of English Crystal, meaning "crystal, ice."
Clio - Latin form of Greek Kleio, meaning "fame, glory." In mythology, this is the name of the muse of poetry and history.
Chamorra - Chamoru name meaning "woman of the Chamorupeople."
Cheri - Variant spelling of English Cherie, meaning "darling."
Chidubem - African Igbo name meaning "guided by God."
Clément - French form of Latin Clement, meaning "gentle and merciful."
Cuauhtémoc - Aztec Nahuatl name meaning "falling eagle." This was the name of the last Mexica emperor.
Cait - Short form of Irish Caitríona and Scottish Caitrìona, meaning "pure."
Crispin - English name derived from Latin Crispinus, meaning "curly(-headed)."
Cerise - French name meaning "cherry." 
Clifford - English surname transferred to forename use, composed of the Old English elements clif "cliff, bank, slope" and ford "ford," hence "cliff river crossing."
Charlene - English form of French Charline, meaning "man."
Candelária - Portuguese form of Spanish Candelaria, meaning "candle."
Clifton - English surname transferred to forename use, composed of the Old English elements clif "cliff, bank, slope" and tun "enclosure, settlement," hence "cliff settlement."
Clitus - Latin form of Greek Kleitos, meaning famous, renowned." 
Chanté - English name derived from the French word for "sung."
Celyn - Welsh name meaning "holly."
Chand - Masculine form of Hindi Chanda, meaning "bright" or "fierce."
Constantius - A derivative of Latin Constans, meaning "steadfast." 
Cherie - English name derived from the French word chérie, meaning "darling."
Catalina - Spanish form of Greek Aikaterine, meaning "pure."
Célestine - Feminine form of French Célestin, meaning "heavenly."
Camron - English masculine variant spelling of Scottish Cameron, meaning "crooked nose."
Coemgen - Old Irish name composed of Gaelic caomh "comely" and a diminutive suffix, hence "little comely one." 
Carol - English form of French Carole, meaning "man." Compare with masculine Carol.
Cena - Anglo-Saxon name derived from the Old English word cene, meaning "brave, keen."
Clark - English occupational surname transferred to forename use, meaning "clerk; secretary." 
Christoph - German form of Latin Christophorus, meaning "Christ-bearer." 
Chabaqquwq - Hebrew name meaning "embrace." In the bible, this is the name of a prophet.
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.
Chus - Unisex pet form of Spanish Jesús and Jesúsa, meaning "God is salvation."
Chama - Aramaic form of Hebrew Cham, meaning "heat."
Chana - Variant spelling of Hebrew Channa, meaning "favor; grace." 
Chanelle - Variant spelling of English Chanel, meaning "pipe."
Corrina - English variant spelling of Latin Corinna, meaning "maiden."
Cornélie - Feminine form of French Corneille, meaning "of a horn."
Carissa - Variant spelling of English Charissa, meaning "grace."
Coaxoch -  Nahuatl name meaning "serpent flower."
Caoimhe - Irish name derived from Gaelic caomh, meaning "beloved, comely."
Caomh - Gaelic name derived from the word caomh, meaning "beloved, comely." 
Carly - Variant spelling of English Carlie, meaning "man."
Coskun - Turkish name meaning "enthusiastic."
Chrestien - Old French form of Latin Christianus, meaning "believer" or "follower of Christ."
Cethin - Old Celtic byname, meaning "dark, swarthy."
Claudios - Dutch form of Latin Claudius, meaning "lame."
Cadfan - Welsh name composed of the elements cad "battle" and fan(g) "raven," hence "battle raven." 
Caitlín - Irish Gaelic form of Old French Cateline, meaning "pure."
Catmail - Welsh name meaning "battle prince." Other forms of the name include Cadoc and Cadfael.
Corie - Variant spelling of English Corey, possibly meaning "deep hollow, ravine."
Citlali - Nahuatl unisex name meaning "star."
Cleo - Short form of Latin Cleopatra, meaning "glory of the father."
Carwyn - Modern Welsh name composed of the elements cār "love" and (g)wyn "fair, holy, pure, white," hence "fair love."
Clementia - Feminine form of Latin Clementius, meaning "gentle and merciful."
Chepi - Native American Algonquin name meaning "fairy."
Carlita - Feminine form of Italian Carlo, meaning "man."
Carlos - Portuguese and Spanish form of Latin Carolus, meaning "man."
Čapeka - Hungarian form of Czech/Slovak Capeka, meaning "little stork."
Calista - Variant spelling of Latin Callista, meaning "most beautiful."
Chibale - Egyptian name meaning "kinsman."
Chrystal - 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." 
Cipactli - Nahuatl name meaning "crocodile."
Charissa - English elaborated form of Latin Charis, meaning "grace."
Ceneric - Anglo-Saxon name composed of the Old English elements cene "keen, brave" and ric "power," hence "brave/keen power."
Chandan - Hindi name meaning "sandalwood."
Chicky - Variant spelling of Spanish Chickie, meaning "little one."
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.
Caj -   Short form of Italian Cajetan, meaning "from Caieta (Gaeta, Italy)."
Céleste - French feminine form of Latin unisex Cælestis, meaning "heavenly."
Camillo - Italian form of Roman Latin Camillus, possibly meaning "attendant (for a temple)."
Callistus - Latin form of Greek Kallistos, meaning "most beautiful."
Catrine - Variant spelling of Scandinavian Katrine, meaning "pure."
Conchobor - Variant spelling of Irish Conchobar, meaning "hound-lover."
Chevonne - English pronunciation of Irish Gaelic Siobhán, meaning "God is gracious."
Chiyuta - Variant form of Aramaic Chayuta, meaning "life" or "livelihood."
Chirsty - Variant spelling of Scottish Kirsty, meaning "believer" or "follower of Christ."
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.
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. 
Calandra - Italian surname transferred to forename use, meaning "skylark." This name may have originally been a byname for someone with a good singing voice.
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").
Clancey - Variant spelling of English Clancy, meaning "red warrior."
Charlemagne - Derived from French Charles le Magne, meaning "Charles the Great."
Chrysanta - Latin form of Greek Chrysanthe, meaning "golden flower."
Chong-lin - Chinese name meaning "very serious."
Collyn - Variant spelling of English Colleen, meaning "girl."
Cymbeline - Anglicized form of Celtic Cunobelinus, meaning "hound of Belenus."
Chaschunka - Native American Winnebago name meaning "wave."
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."
Catríona - Modern Irish Gaelic form of Greek Aikaterine, meaning "pure."
Clytemnestra - Latin form of Greek Klytaimnestra, meaning "famous for her suitors." In mythology, this is the name of the wife of Agamemnon.
Canutte - Feminine form of Latin Canutus, meaning "knot." In use by the Norwegians.
Cuetzpalli - Nahuatl name meaning"lizard."
Chakide - African Zulu name meaning "weasel." 
Chunta - Native American Hopi name meaning "cheating."
Cathair - Variant spelling of Irish Gaelic Cathaoir, meaning "warrior."
Ciardha - Gaelic name derived from the word ciar, meaning "black, dark."
Chica - Pet form of Portuguese/Spanish Francisca, meaning "French."
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").
Chasida - Hebrew name meaning "stork" and "righteous."
Corrine - English variant spelling of French Corinne, meaning "maiden."
Claritia - Pet form of Latin Clara, meaning "clear, bright."
Chayyim - Hebrew name derived from the word chayyim, meaning "life."
Cordula - Diminutive form of Latin cor ("heart"), hence "little heart."
Calanthe - Variant spelling of English Calantha, meaning "beautiful flower." This is the name of a genus of orchid flowers.
Clemente -  Italian, Portuguese and Spanish form of Latin Clementius, meaning "gentle and merciful."
Clímaco - Spanish form of Latin Climacus, meaning "ladder."
Crogher - Irish name meaning "loves hounds." 
Cletes - Pet form of Latin Anacletus, meaning "called back; invoked."
Chuchip - Native American Hopi name meaning "deer spirit."
Cy - English short form of Latin Cyrus, meaning "like the sun."
Carniella - Variant spelling of Hebrew Carniela, meaning "horn of the Lord."
Cosma - Feminine form of Latin Cosmo, meaning "order, beauty."
Chilongola - African Kaguru name meaning "the first." Usually given to a first-born son.
Chibueze - African Igbo unisex name meaning "God is the king."
Celestyn - Polish form of Latin Cælestinus, meaning "heavenly."
Cambyses - Latin form of Greek Kambyses, probably meaning "handsome king." 
Caradawg - Medieval form of Welsh Caradoc, derived from the root car "love," meaning "dearly loved."
Caetlin - Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Caitlín, meaning "pure."
Concordea - Variant spelling of Latin Concordia, meaning "harmony; peace; with (one) heart."
Chananyahu - Variant form of Hebrew Chananya, meaning "whom Jehovah has graciously given."  
Caia - Danish variant spelling of Scandinavian Kaia, meaning "pure."
Cadomedd - Welsh name meaning "battle-shirker."
Chipo - African Shona name meaning "gift."
Chuckie - Pet form of English Charles, meaning "man."
Chao-xiang - Chinese name meaning "surpassing good fortune."
Cheftzi-ba - Variant spelling of Hebrew Chephtsiy-bahh, meaning "she is my desire." 
Chaniya - Hebrew name meaning "encampment, resting place."
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. 
Caridad - Spanish form of English Charity, meaning "dear." 
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."
Callistratus - Latin form of Greek Kallistratos, meaning "beauty-army."
Creirwy - Welsh legend name of the beautiful daughter of Ceridwen, possibly meaning "purity."
Ciel - English name derived from the French word for "sky."
Chizkiyah - Hebrew name meaning "God is my strength." In the bible, this is the name of a king of Judah. 
Connla - Variant spelling of Irish Conlaoch, meaning "hound warrior."
Centehua - Nahuatl name meaning "only one."
Céibhfhionn - Irish Gaelic name meaning "fair locks." In mythology, this is the name of a water goddess of inspiration, intelligence, knowledge and creativity.
Cal - Short form of English Calvin "little bald one," and other names beginning with Cal-.
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."
Custodia - Feminine form of Spanish Custodio, meaning "guardian, keeper."
Cesaire - French form of Roman Latin Cæsar, meaning "severed."
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.
Chien - Vietnamese name meaning "fighter, warrior."
Cetshwayo - African Zulu name meaning "the slandered one."
Clotilda - Modern variant spelling of German Chlotichilda, meaning "famous battle maid."
Cosmina - Feminine form of Romanian Cosmin, meaning "order, beauty."
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.
Coyotl - Nahuatl name meaning "coyote."
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.
Chinwe - African Igbo unisex name meaning "God owns."
Consolata - Italian form of Spanish Consuelo, meaning "consolation."
Casimiro - Italian, Portuguese, and Spanish form of Latin Casimiria, meaning "commands peace."
Cadwalader - Welsh name composed of the elements cad "battle" and gwaladr "leader," hence "battle leader."
Charmaine - English name of Latin origin, meaning "sing." 
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. 
Caoindealbhán - Old Gaelic name composed of caoin "comely, fair," dealbh "form," and a diminutive suffix, hence "little fair-formed one."
Cadell - Old Irish and Welsh name composed of cad "battle" and the diminutive suffix -ell, hence "little battle."
Cori - Variant spelling of English Corey, possibly meaning "deep hollow, ravine."
Curstaidh - Pet form of Scottish Gaelic Cairistìona, meaning "believer" or "follower of Christ."
Custodio - Old Spanish name derived from Latin custodis, meaning "guardian, keeper."
Candelas - Pet form of Spanish Candelaria, meaning "candle."
Chochmingwu - Native American Hopi name meaning "corn mother."
Christia - Pet form of French Christine, meaning "believer" or "follower of Christ."
Chi - Vietnamese name meaning "tree branch."
Chou - Japanese name meaning "butterfly."
Carran - Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Ciarán, meaning "little black one." 
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.
Claricia - Pet form of Latin Clara, meaning "clear, bright."
Cnámhín - Irish Gaelic byname for a skinny man, meaning "little bone."
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.
Cathal - Irish Gaelic name composed of the elements cath "battle" and val "rule," hence "battle ruler."
Christ - Anglicized form of Greek Christos, meaning "anointed." In the bible, this is a name applied to Jesus, the Messiah and son of God.
Cybill - English variant spelling of Greek Sybil, meaning "prophetess." 
Clarus - Ancient Roman Latin cognomen, meaning "bright, clear."
Charline - Feminine form of French Charles, meaning "man."
Chicahua - Nahuatl unisex name meaning"strong."
Cletus - Latin form of Greek Kleitos, meaning famous, renowned." 
Calvert - English occupational surname transferred to forename use, derived from Middle English calfhirde, meaning "calf-herder."
Calypso - Latin form of Greek Kalypso, meaning "she who conceals." In mythology, this is the name of a sea nymph and daughter of Atlas.
Chaskel - Yiddish form of Hebrew Yechezkel (English Ezekiel), meaning "God will strengthen."
Chagatai - Turkish form of Mongolian Tsagadai, the name of the second son of Genghis Khan. Of unknown meaning.
Chariclo - Latin form of Greek Khariklo, meaning "graceful spinner." In mythology, this is the name of the nymph wife of Chiron the centaur.
Casey - Variant spelling of English Cassie, meaning "she who entangles men." Compare with masculine Casey. 
Carlisa - English blend of German Carla "man" and English Lisa "God is my oath."
Cath - English short form of French Catherine, meaning "pure."
Chananiah - Variant spelling of Hebrew Chananya, meaning "whom Jehovah has graciously given."
Céline - French feminine form of Roman Cælinus, meaning "heaven."
Cleisthenes - Latin form of Greek Kleisthenes, meaning "glorious strength."
Chinan - Aramaic and Hebrew name meaning "gracious."
Chrysanthus - Latin form of Greek Chrysanthos, meaning "golden flower."
Claramae - English compound name composed of Latin Clara, "clear; bright," and English Mae "pearl" or "obstinate, rebellious."
Ceileachain - Irish Gaelic name derived from the word céileachán, a diminutive of céile ("companion"), hence "little companion."
Carroll - Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Cearbhall, meaning "hacker."
Cináed - Scottish Gaelic name, meaning "born of fire." Kenneth is an Anglicized form. 
Clotho - Latin form of Greek Klotho, meaning "spinner." In mythology, this is the name of one of the three Fates (Moirae).
Cilla - Pet form of English Cecilia, meaning "blind."
Coretta - Pet form of Latin Cora, meaning "maiden."
Clytie - Latin form of Greek Klytiê, meaning "famous." 
Còiseam - Scottish Gaelic form of Roman Latin Constantine, meaning "steadfast."
Chilkia - Variant spelling of Hebrew Chilkiya, meaning "my portion is God." 
Claudine - Diminutive form of French Claudia, meaning "little lame one."
Cato - Roman Latin name meaning "all-knowing, wise."
Chelsie - Variant spelling of English Chelsea, meaning "landing place" or "landing port."
Charisma - English name derived from the vocabulary word charisma, from Greek charis, meaning "charm, grace, kindness." 
Catarina - Portuguese form of Greek Aikaterine, meaning "pure."
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. 
Concha - Pet form of Spanish Concepción, meaning "conception."
Cammie - English pet form of Roman Latin Camilla, possibly meaning "attendant (for a temple)."
Carole - French form of Latin Carola, meaning "man."
Chimalli - Nahuatl name meaning "shield."
Csilla - Hungarian name derived from the word csillag meaning "star."
Cui-fen - Chinese name meaning "emerald fragrance."
Cumhea - Irish name meaning "hound of the plains." 
Cindra - Modern English name, probably a blend of Cindy "woman from Kynthos" and Sandra "defender of mankind."
Chuck - Pet form of English Charles, meaning "man."
Cheyanne - Variant spelling of English unisex Cheyenne, meaning "little Šahíya" or "little red-talker."
Chori - Assyrian name meaning "cave-dweller."
Caointean - Scottish Gaelic form of Old French Quentin, meaning "fifth."
Constanta - Romanian form of Latin Constantia, meaning "steadfast."
Claramond - German name meaning "bright protector." 
Costel - Pet form of Romanian Constantin, meaning "steadfast."
Ceinwen - Welsh name composed of the elements cain "lovely" and (g)wen "fair, holy, white," hence "lovely and fair."
Cindy - English pet form of Latin Cynthia, meaning "woman from Kynthos." 
Campion - Norman French surname transferred to English forename use, derived from the word campion, which was originally a status name for a professional "champion."
Chun-hua - Chinese name meaning "spring flower" or "spring magnificence."
Cyrille - French unisex form of English Cyril, meaning "lord."
Conn - Old Irish name derived from Gaelic conn, having several possible meanings including "chief, freeman, head, hound, intelligence, strength."
Cyrilla - Feminine form of English Cyril, meaning "lord."
Cari - Variant spelling of English unisex Cary, meaning "dark one." 
Crocifisso - Old Italian name meaning "cross; crucifix" or "way of the cross." 
Cosima - Feminine form of Italian Cosimo, meaning "order, beauty."
Christer - Danish and Swedish form of Latin Christianus, meaning "believer" or "follower of Christ."
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.
Cenhelm - Anglo-Saxon name composed of the Old English elements cene "brave, keen" and helm "helmet, protection," hence "brave/keen helmet."
Carolina - Pet form of Latin Carola, meaning "man."
Cateline - Variant form of Old French Caterine, meaning "pure."
Carmine - Latin name meaning "song." 
Chiumbo - African Mwera name meaning "small."
Cynefrith - Variant spelling of Anglo-Saxon Cynefrið, meaning "royal peace."
Caryn - English form of Danish Karen, meaning "pure."
Cadhla - Irish name meaning "beautiful."
Chiyoko - Japanese name meaning "child of a thousand generations."
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.
Côme - French form of Latin Cosmo, meaning "order, beauty."
Ciqala - Native American Dakota name meaning "little one."
Carnia - Variant spelling of Hebrew Karnia, meaning "horn of God." 
Ciprian - Romanian form of Latin Cyprianus, meaning "from Cyprus."
Conrado - Spanish form of German Conrad, meaning "bold counsel."
Ciycera - Hebrew name meaning "field of battle." In the bible, this is the name of a Canaanite general and enemy of the Israelites.
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.
Cherish - English name derived from the vocabulary word cherish, meaning "to cherish; to hold dear."
Chayuta - Aramaic name meaning "life" or "livelihood."
Chickie - Pet form of Spanish Chiquita, meaning "little one."
Coleman - Middle English contracted form of Latin Columbanus, meaning "dove."
Chong-an - Chinese name meaning "ancestral-peace."
Cronus - Latin form of Greek Kronos, meaning "time." In mythology, this is the name of the Titan father of Zeus.
Ceren - Turkish name meaning "young gazelle."
Chevron -  Variant spelling of Hebrew Chebrown, meaning "alliance, association." 
Caleigh - Variant spelling of English Kayley, meaning "slender."
Candis - English variant spelling of Latin Candace, meaning "prince of servants."
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.
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.
Constantin - French and Romanian form of Latin Constantinus, meaning "steadfast."
Ceallagh - Variant spelling of Irish Gaelic Ceallach, meaning "bright-headed."
Cornelia - Feminine form of Roman Latin Cornelius, meaning "of a horn." 
Clarke - Variant spelling of English Clark, meaning "clerk, secretary."
Chuan-li - Chinese name meaning "transmitting propriety."
Carlin - Irish Gaelic unisex name meaning "little champion."
Corneille - French form of Latin Cornelius, meaning "of a horn."
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. 
Chenya - Hebrew name meaning "grace of the Lord."
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."
Cyra - Feminine form of Latin Cyrus, meaning "like the sun."
Caylin - Variant spelling of English Kaylin, meaning "girl."
Cho - Variant spelling of Japanese Chou, meaning "butterfly."
Charley - Variant spelling of English unisex Charlie, meaning "man."
Carmelita - Spanish pet form of Latin Carmel, meaning "garden-land."
Corinne - French form of Latin Corinna, meaning "maiden."
Cailín - Irish Gaelic name meaning "girl."
Chelsey - Variant spelling of English Chelsea, meaning "landing place" or "landing port."
Chie - Japanese name meaning "wisdom."
Corentine - Feminine form of Breton Corentin, probably meaning "hurricane, tempest." 
Chelle - English short form of French Michelle, meaning "who is like God?"
Caius - Variant spelling of Roman Latin Gaius, meaning "lord."
Caris - English variant spelling of Latin Charis, meaning "grace."
Cassia - Latin form of Hebrew Qetsiyah, meaning "cassia," a bark similar to cinnamon. 
Cleopas - Latin form of Greek Kleopas, meaning "glory of the father." In the New Testament bible, this is the name of a disciple.
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." 
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." 
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.
Colm -   Old Irish form of Latin Columba, meaning "dove."
Carmela - Feminine form of Spanish Carmelo, meaning "garden-land."
Chandra - Hindi unisex name meaning "moon." In mythology, this is the name of a lunar and fertility god.
Cualli - Nahuatl unisex name meaning "good."
Core - Latin form of Greek Kore, meaning "maiden." 
Celestino - Italian and Spanish form of Latin Cælestinus, meaning "heavenly."
Clarabella - English compound name composed of Latin Clara "clear, bright" and Bella "beautiful," hence "bright beauty."
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."
Coileán - Irish form of Scottish Gaelic Cailean, meaning "whelp; young pup."
Chaviva -  Hebrew unisex name meaning "beloved." 
Casimiria - Latin form of Polish Kazimierz, meaning "commands peace."
Caoilinn - Variant spelling of Irish Gaelic Caoilfhionn, meaning "fair and slender."
Clemmie - Pet form of English Clem, meaning "gentle and merciful."
Clarice - Medieval French form of Latin Clarissa, meaning "fame."
Cadeyrn - Welsh legend name of the second son of Vortigern, composed of the elements cad "battle" and teyrn "lord, king," hence "battle lord."
Custance - French form of Latin Constantia, meaning "steadfast." 
Constance - English form of Latin Constantia, meaning "steadfast." 
Chusi - Native American Hopi name meaning "snake flower."
Colt - English name derived from the vocabulary word colt, from Old English colt, which originally meant "young ass" or "young camel."
Caoidhean - Variant spelling of Scottish Gaelic Caointean, meaning "fifth."
Ceallachán - Diminutive form of Irish Gaelic Ceallach ("bright-headed"), hence "little bright-headed one." 
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.
Clancy - Irish surname transferred to forename use, from an Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Fhlannchaidh, "son of Flannchadh," hence "red warrior."
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.
Celso - Italian and Spanish form of Latin Celsus, meaning "upright, stately."
Christophoros - Greek name composed of the name Christos "Christ" and the word phero "to bear," hence "Christ-bearer."
Costanzo - Italian form of Latin Constans, meaning "steadfast." 
Caramia - English name derived from the Italian phrase cara mia, meaning "my beloved."
Cathán - Irish name composed of the Gaelic element cath "battle" and a diminutive suffix, hence "little battle."
Cyneward - Variant spelling of Anglo-Saxon Cyneweard, meaning "royal guard."
Cristoforo - Italian form of Latin Christophorus, meaning "Christ-bearer." 
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.
Cailean - Scottish Gaelic name meaning "whelp; young pup."
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. 
Cimone - English variant spelling of French Simone, meaning "hearkening."
Cearbhallan - Diminutive form of Irish Gaelic Cearbhall, meaning "little hacker."
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.
Colmcilla - Irish name meaning "dove of the church."
Conlaodh - Irish Gaelic name composed of the elements connla "pure, chaste" and aodh "fire," hence "purifying fire."
Cleménce - Feminine form of French Clément, meaning "gentle and merciful."
Chaklai - Hebrew name meaning "farmer."
Chiasa - Japanese name meaning "one thousand mornings."
Cassius - Roman family name, possibly derived from Latin cassus, meaning "empty, hollow."
Carmencita - Pet form of Spanish Carmen, meaning "song."
Cho-ngan - Chinese name meaning "wild geese."
Cosmo - Latin form of Greek Kosmos, meaning "order, beauty."
Calisto - Variant spelling of Latin Callisto, meaning "most beautiful." 
Christabella - English compound name composed of French Christine "believer" or "follower of Christ" and Latin Bella "beautiful."
Channarong - Thai name meaning "experienced warrior."
Channah - Hebrew name meaning "favor; grace." In the bible, this is the name of the mother of Samuel and wife to Elkanah.
Cicero - Roman Latin name derived from the word cicer, meaning "chickpea."
Carlota - Variant spelling of Italian Carlotta, meaning "man."
Chochmo - Native American Hopi name meaning "mud mound."
Cepheus - Latin form of the Greek Kepheus, meaning "gardener." In mythology, this is the name of a king of Ethiopia, the husband of Cassiopeia.
Cunégonde - French form of German Kunigunde, meaning "brave war."
Ceallair - Old Gaelic occupational name transferred to forename use, derived from the word cealloir, meaning "superior of a church cell." 
Calida - English name derived from the Spanish word, calida, meaning "hot." 
Chidiebere - African Igbo unisex name meaning "God is merciful."
Chucho - Pet form of Spanish Jesús, meaning "God is salvation."
Conallan - Diminutive form of Irish Gaelic Conall, meaning "little hound of valor."
Caelie - Variant spelling of English Kaylie, meaning "slender."
Clotaire - French form of Latin Chlotharius, meaning "loud warrior."
Chonsie - Feminine form of English Chauncey, meaning "good fortune."
Cuicatl - Nahuatl name meaning "song."
Cenric - Middle English form of Anglo-Saxon Ceneric, meaning "keen power."
Concetto - Masculine form of Italian Concetta, meaning "conception."
Cledaucus - Latin name of a legendary king of the Britons who was preceded by Eliud and succeeded by Clotenus. Meaning unknown.
Chanina - Aramaic name meaning "compassionate."
Carver - English occupational surname transferred to forename use, meaning "carver" of wood or stone.
Colena - Variant spelling of English Colleen, meaning "girl."
Clarity - English name derived from the vocabulary word clarity, from Latin clarus, meaning "clear."
Carlie - English pet form of German Carla, meaning "man."
Cass - English short form of Latin Cassandra, meaning "she who entangles men." 
Carniela - Variant spelling of Hebrew Karniela, meaning "horn of the Lord." 
Chubasca - Chamoru name meaning "sea storm."
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.
Chumani - Native American Sioux name meaning "dewdrops."
Chukwuemeka - African Igbo name meaning "God has done something great."
Calogerus - Latin form of Greek Kalogeros, meaning "beautiful elder."
Chidimma - African Igbo name meaning "God is wonderful."
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.
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.
Chatzkel - Variant spelling of Yiddish Chaskel, meaning "God will strengthen."
Caren - English variant spelling of Danish Karen, meaning "pure."
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. 
Constantina - Feminine form of Roman Constantinus, meaning "steadfast."
Ceara - Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Ciara, meaning "little black one."
Chumana - Native American Hopi name meaning "snake maiden."
Catigern - English name derived from Latin Catigernus, 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)."
Chantale - English variant spelling of French Chantal, meaning "stony place."
Chrysanthe - Feminine form of Greek Chrysanthos, meaning "golden flower."
Chiba - Hebrew name meaning "love."
Clematis - English name derived from the name of the flowering vine clematis, from Greek klema, meaning "branch or brushwood." 
Chavva - Variant spelling of Hebrew Chavvah, meaning "life." 
Cundry - Variant spelling of German Cundrie, of unknown meaning.
Cristen - English variant spelling of Scandinavian Kristin, meaning "believer" or "follower of Christ."
Chinwendu - African Igbo unisex name meaning "God owns life."
Callias - Latin form of Greek Kallias, meaning "beauty."
Celandine - English name derived from the name of a yellow wildflower, from Greek chelidon,meaning "a swallow bird." 
Cibrán - Galician-Portuguese form of Latin Cyprianus, meaning "from Cyprus."
Cecily - Medieval form of English Cecilia, meaning "blind."
Cokkie - Dutch pet form of Latin Cornelia, meaning "of a horn."
Çağatay - Variant spelling of Turkish Chagatai. Of unknown meaning.
Cherice - Variant spelling of English Cherise, meaning "cherry."
Catotigernos - Latinized form of Welsh Cattegirn, meaning "battle lord."
Charla - Pet form of English Charlene, meaning "man."
Charnette - Possibly a pet form for Yiddish Charna, meaning "dark."
Cymone - English variant spelling of French Simone, meaning "hearkening."
Carlyn - Feminine variant spelling of Irish Gaelic unisex Carlin, meaning "little champion." 
Corentin - Old Breton name, probably meaning "hurricane, tempest." 
Cherise - English variant spelling of French Cerise, meaning "cherry."
Claramay - Variant spelling of English Claramae, meaning "bright pearl" or "bright rebel."
Coby - Unisex pet form of Dutch Jacoba and Jacobus, meaning "supplanter."
Cassian - A derivative of Roman Latin Cassius, possibly meaning "empty, hollow."
Carey - Variant spelling of English unisex Cary, meaning "dark one." 
Christobel - Variant spelling of English Christabel, meaning "believer" or "follower of Christ" and "beautiful."
Cosme - French form of Latin Cosmo, meaning "order, beauty."
Cuidightheach - Old Gaelic name meaning "helper."
Christal - Variant spelling of English Crystal, meaning "crystal, ice."
Clarimond - Variant spelling of German Claramond, meaning "bright protector."
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").
Caileigh - Variant spelling of English Kayleigh, meaning "slender."
Corina - Variant spelling of Latin Corinna, meaning "maiden."
Claudette - Diminutive form of French Claudia, meaning "little lame one."
Cornel - Romanian form of Greek Kornelios, meaning "of a horn."
Cocidius - Myth name of a Celtic huntergod, possibly meaning "of the woods."
Cadice - French name meaning "chief."
Colene - Variant spelling of English Colleen, meaning "girl."
Ciorstaidh - Pet form of Scottish Gaelic Cairistìona, meaning "believer" or "follower of Christ."
Constancia - Portuguese form of Latin Constantia, meaning "steadfast."
Chiyrah - Hebrew name meaning "a noble race; nobility." In the bible, this is the name of a friend of Judah.
Cynwrig - Old Welsh name meaning "high hill." 
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.
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. 
Cyriaca - Feminine form of Roman Latin Cyriacus, meaning "of the lord."
Chip - Pet form of English Charles "man" and Christopher "Christ-bearer."
Casimir - English form of Latin Casimiria, meaning "commands peace."
Cassiah - Variant spelling of Latin Cassia, meaning "cassia," a bark similar to cinnamon. 
Conway - Irish surname transferred to forename use, an Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Conbhuide "descendant of Cú Bhuidhe," hence "yellow hound."
Congalie - Irish name meaning "constant." 
Chibuzo - African Igbo unisex name meaning "God is the leader."
Cliamain - Scottish Gaelic form of Latin Clementius, meaning "gentle and merciful."
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."
Cystenian - Welsh form of Latin Constantine, meaning "steadfast."
Charlotta - Swedish form of French Charlotte, meaning "man."
Cay -   Variant spelling of Frisian Kai, meaning "warrior." 
Cuthbeorht - Anglo-Saxon name composed of the Old English elements cuðe "famous, renowned," and beorht "bright," hence "bright fame."
Cathaldus - Variant spelling of Irish Gaelic Cathal, meaning "battle ruler."
Chashshuwb - Hebrew name meaning "considerate." In the bible, this is the name of several characters, including a son of Pahath-moab.
Cathasach - Gaelic byname meaning "vigilant, wakeful."
Conchubhar - Variant spelling of Irish Conchobar, meaning "hound-lover."
Čenck - Pet form of Czech Vincenc, meaning "conquering." 
Cadwallader - Variant spelling of Welsh Cadwalader, meaning "battle leader."
Coinneach - Variant form of Gaelic Cainneach, meaning "comely; finely made."
Celyddon - Welsh name meaning "wood-dweller." In mythology, this is the name of the father of Culhwch.
Chlotichilda - German name composed of the elements hloda "famous, renowned" and hild "battle," hence "famous battle maid."
Cyrillus - Latin form of Greek Kyrillos, meaning "lord."
Coinín - Old Gaelic byname composed of the word cano "wolf" and a diminutive suffix, hence "little wolf."
Cyneweard - Early Anglo-Saxon name composed of the Old English elements cyne "royal" and weard "guard," hence "royal guard."
Clem - English short form of Latin Clement, meaning "gentle and merciful."
Czernobog - Russian form of Slavic Zherneboh, meaning "black god."
Crescenzo - Italian form of Latin Crescentius, meaning "to spring up, grow, thrive."
Cäcilie - German form of Latin Cæcilia, meaning "blind." 
Cipriana - Feminine form of Italian Cipriano, meaning "from Cyprus." 
Cowdiy - Hebrew name meaning "an acquaintance of God." In the bible, this is the name of the father of Gaddiel.
Corona - English name derived from the vocabulary word, Latin corona, meaning "crown, garland, wreath." The outer atmosphere of a star is called a corona.
Comgan - Contracted form of Irish Gaelic Comhghán, meaning "born together."
Calvinus - Latin form of the French surname Chauvin, from a diminutive of Norman calve ("bald"), hence "little bald one."
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.
Cynddelw - Old Welsh name, probably of Celtic origin, meaning "exalted effigy." 
Cathrine - Danish and Norwegian form of Greek Aikaterine, meaning "pure."
Chanoch - Variant spelling of Hebrew Chanowk, meaning "dedicated" or "initiated."
Cathaoir - Irish Gaelic name composed of the Celtic elements cath "battle, fight" and vir "man," hence "fighting man, warrior."
Chieng - African Luo name meaning "creator," "daylight," and "god."
Cowal - Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Comhghall, meaning "joint pledge."
Celino - Italian and Spanish form of Roman Latin Cælinus, meaning "heaven."
Caratacus - Latin form of Welsh Caradog, meaning "dearly loved."
Chanania - Variant spelling of Hebrew Chananya, meaning "whom Jehovah has graciously given."
Czcibor - Polish name composed of the Slavic elements chest "honor" and bor "battle," hence "battle of honor."
Conley - Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Conláed, meaning "purifying fire."
Cillian - Irish byname composed of Gaelic ceallach "strife, war," and a diminutive suffix, hence "little warrior."
Cili - Hungarian form of Latin Cæcilia, meaning "blind." 
Calvino - Italian form of Latin Calvinus, meaning "little bald one."
Cassiopea - Variant spelling of Latin Cassiopeia, meaning "she whose words excel."
Clementius - Latin name meaning "gentle and merciful."
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.
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.
Cleveland - English surname transferred to forename use, composed of the Old English elements clif "cliff, bank, slope," and land "land," hence "sloped land."
Chetsrown - Hebrew name meaning "enclosed; surrounded by a wall." In the bible, this is the name of a son of Reuben.
Caradog - A derivative of ancient Welsh Caradawg, meaning "dearly loved."
Carolien - Dutch feminine form of Latin Carolus, meaning "man."
Conchobur - Variant spelling of Irish Conchobar, meaning "hound-lover."
Cernunnos - Celtic myth name of an antlered god of animals, fertility and the underworld, from Gaulish carnon/cernon, "horn, antler," hence "horned."
Cattegirn - Welsh form of Celtic Cadeyrn, meaning "battle lord." In Arthurian legend, this is the name of a son of Vortigern.
Chlotharius - Latin form of German Chlothar, meaning "loud warrior."
Christiane -   Feminine form of French Chrestien or Chr�tien, meaning "believer" or "follower of Christ."
Cynebeald - Anglo-Saxon name composed of the Old English elements cyne "royal" and beald "bold, brave," hence "royal brave."
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.
Clayton - English habitational surname transferred to forename use, composed of the Old English elements cl�g "clay" and tun "enclosure, settlement," hence "clay settlement."
Coty - Variant spelling of English Cody, meaning "helper." 
Calogera - Feminine form of Italian Calogero, meaning "beautiful elder."
Cyriacus - Roman Latin form of Greek Kyriakos, meaning "of the lord."
Cherilyn - English compound name composed of Cheri "darling" and Lyn "lake," hence "darling lake."
Ceallach - Irish Gaelic name possibly composed of the elements cen "head" and lach "light," hence "bright-headed."
Crocetta - Pet form of Italian Crocifissa, meaning "cross; crucifix" or "way of the cross." 
Colette - Short form of French Nicolette, meaning "victor of the people."
Coos - Dutch pet form of Latin Jacobus, meaning "supplanter."
Chieko - Japanese name meaning "wise child."
Canutus - Latin form of Old Norse Knútr, meaning "knot." In use by the Norwegians and Swedish.
Carrol - Variant spelling of English Carroll, meaning "hacker."
Chitemo - African Kaguru name meaning "ax." 
Coventina - Romano-British name, possibly meaning "memory of snow." In mythology, this is the name of a goddess of springs and wells.
Chansomps - Native American Algonquin name meaning "locust."
Cuthbert - Modern English form of Anglo-Saxon Cuthbeorht, meaning "bright fame." 
Colman - English form of Irish Colmán, meaning "dove."
Cowessess - Native American Ojibwa name meaning "little child."
Corrado - Italian form of German Conrad, meaning "bold counsel."
Chagi - Variant spelling of Hebrew Chaggiy, meaning "festive." 
Cainnech - Gaelic byname meaning "comely; finely made." Kenneth is an Anglicized form. 
Cvetka - Feminine form of Slovene Cvetko, meaning "blossom."
Ciril - Slovene form of Greek Kyrillos, meaning "lord."
Catheld - Variant spelling of Irish Gaelic Cathal, meaning "mighty in battle."
Concettina - Pet form of Italian Concetta, meaning "conception."
Cristi - Pet form of Romanian Cristian, meaning "Christian."
Clementinus - Latin name meaning "of Clementius."
Christoffer - Scandinavian form Latin Christophorus, meaning "Christ-bearer." 
Cunobelinus - Celtic name of an ancient British king, meaning "hound of Belenus."
Cuithbeart - Scottish Gaelic form of Anglo-Saxon Cuthbeorht, meaning "bright fame." 
Catharnach - Gaelic byname meaning "soldier, warlike."
Cristóvão - Portuguese form of Latin Christophorus, meaning "Christ-bearer." 
Chrysanthos - Greek name composed of the elements chrysos "gold" and anthemon "a flower," hence "golden flower."
Christiana - Feminine form of Latin Christianus, meaning "believer" or "follower of Christ."
Constantijn - Dutch form of Latin Constantinus, meaning "steadfast."
Cinzia - Italian form of Latin Cynthia, meaning "woman from Kynthos."
Cvetko - Slovene name derived from the Slavic word cvet, meaning "blossom."
Caspar - Dutch form of Spanish Gaspar, meaning "treasure bearer." 
Clair - English variant spelling of French Claire, meaning "clear, bright." 
Ctibor - Czech form of Polish Czcibor, meaning "battle of honor."
Chizoba - African Igbo unisex name meaning "God protect us."
Chilkiya - Variant spelling of Hebrew Chilqiyah, meaning "my portion is God." 
Conrí - Gaelic name composed of the elements conn "chief, head, hound" and ri "king," hence "chief-king" or "hound-king."
Cacia - Short form of English Acacia, meaning "not evil." 
Canute - Variant spelling of Latin Canutte, meaning "knot."
Clay - Short form of English Clayton, meaning "clay settlement."
Carmelo - Spanish masculine form of Latin Carmel, meaning "garden-land."
Carles - Catalan form of Latin Carolus, meaning "man."
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.
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." 
Colombano - Italian form of Latin Columbanus, meaning "dove."
Cesarino - Pet form of Italian Cesare, meaning "severed."
Carlotta - Pet form of Italian Carla, meaning "man."
Cäcilia - German form of Latin Cæcilia, meaning "blind." 
Chiharu - Japanese name meaning "one thousand springs."
Crocifissa - Feminine form of Italian Crocifisso, meaning "cross; crucifix" or "way of the cross." 
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." 
Callistrate - Latin form of Greek Kallistrates, meaning "beauty-army."
Ciss - Short form of English Cissy, meaning "blind."
Clophas - Contracted form of Latin Cleophas, meaning "glory of the father."
Cissy - Pet form of English Cecilia, meaning "blind."
Comhghán - Irish Gaelic name composed of the elements comh "joint, together" and gan-/gen- "born," hence "born together."
Columba - Latin name meaning "dove."
China - חִנָּה): Aramaic name meaning "grace." Also spelled Hina.
Carlton - Variant spelling of English Charlton, meaning "settlement of the free peasants."
Ciriaco - Italian and Spanish form of Roman Cyriacus, meaning "of the lord."
Cairbre - Irish Gaelic legend name of an Ulster warrior, meaning "charioteer."
Conchobhar - Variant spelling of Irish Conchobar, meaning "hound-lover."
Caémgen - Modern form of Old Irish Coemgen, meaning "little comely one."
Cianán - Diminutive form of Irish Gaelic Cian, meaning "little ancient one."
Corine - Variant spelling of French Corinne, meaning "maiden."
Costin - Contracted form of Romanian Constantin, meaning "steadfast."
Chalice - English name derived from the word, chalice, from Latin calix, meaning "cup."
Crystal - English name derived from the gem name, from Greek krystallos, meaning "ice."
Comgal - Contracted form of Irish Gaelic Comhghall, meaning "joint pledge."
Chebrown - Variant form of Hebrew Ebron, meaning "alliance, association." 
Colombina - Feminine form of Italian Colombano, meaning "dove."
Catharine - Variant spelling of French Catherine, meaning "pure."
Cynefrið - Anglo-Saxon name composed of the Old English elements cyne "royal" and fri� "peace," hence "royal peace."
Colum - Irish form of Latin Columba, meaning "dove."
Chuenchai - Thai name meaning "refreshing."
Carola - Feminine form of Latin Carolus, meaning "man."
Chavatangakwunua - Native American Hopi name meaning "short rainbow."
Chania - Variant spelling of Hebrew Chaniya, meaning "encampment, resting place."
Chike - Egyptian name meaning "power of God."
Caoimhín - Variant form of Irish Gaelic Caémgen, meaning "little comely one." Kevin is an Anglicized form.
Crescentius - Latin name meaning "to spring up, grow, thrive."
Coreen - Irish form of French Corinne, meaning "maiden."
Chenda - Cambodian Khmer name meaning "intellect."
Caradawc - Variant spelling of Welsh Caradawg, meaning "dearly loved."
Conchita - Diminutive form of Spanish Concha, meaning "conception."
Cherette - Pet form of English Cherie, meaning "darling," and other names beginning with Cher-.
Cesare - Italian form of Roman Latin Cæsar, meaning "severed."
Chosovi - Native American Hopi name meaning "bluebird."
Clotilde - French form of German Clotilda, meaning "famous battle maid."
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.
Cirillo - Italian form of Latin Cyrillus, meaning "lord."
Cerridwyn - Variant spelling of Welsh Ceridwen, meaning "fair poetess."
Caetano - Portuguese form of Latin Caietanus, meaning "from Caieta (Gaeta, Italy)."
Charlot - Pet form of French Charles, meaning "man." 
Cirino - Pet form of Italian Ciro, meaning "like the sun."
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.
Christos - Greek name meaning "anointed." In the bible, this is a name applied to Jesus, the Messiah and son of God.
Charo - Pet form of Spanish Rosario, meaning "rosary."
Chowilawu - Native American Hopi name meaning "joined together by water."
Crescencia - Spanish feminine form of Latin Crescentius, meaning "to spring up, grow, thrive."
Crescentia - Feminine form of Latin Crescentius, meaning "to spring up, grow, thrive."
Cephalus - Latin form of Greek Kephalos, meaning "head." In mythology, this is the name of the faithful husband of Procris.
Concepta - Latin form of Spanish Concepción, meaning "conception."
Concepción - Spanish religious name referring to the Immaculate Conception.
Crispian - Variant spelling of English Crispin, meaning "curly(-headed)."
Clothilda - Variant spelling of German Clotilda, meaning "famous battle maid."
Cécile - French form of Latin Cæcilia, meaning "blind." 
Clairene - Pet form of French Claire, meaning "clear, bright."
Calbhach - Irish Gaelic name meaning "bald."
Cirila - Feminine form of Slovene Ciril, meaning "lord."
Cheftzibah - Variant form of Hebrew Cheftzi-Ba, meaning "she is my desire."
Chenzira - Egyptian name meaning "born on a journey."
Ciannait - Feminine form of Irish Gaelic Cian, meaning "ancient, distant."
Cecilija - Slovene form of Latin Cæcilia, meaning "blind." 
Chalchiuitl - Nahuatl name meaning "emerald."
Cyanea - From the Latin genus or species name, of Greek origin, meaning either "dark blue."
Chailai - Thai name meaning "pretty."
Cahal - Variant spelling of Irish Gaelic Cathal, meaning "battle ruler."
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.
Chayim - Variant spelling of Hebrew Chayyim, meaning "life."
Chankoowashtay - Native American Sioux name meaning "good road."
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.
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.
Christophorus - Latin form of Greek Christophoros, meaning "Christ-bearer."
Choviohoya - Native American Hopi name meaning "young deer."
Chang-ming - Chinese name meaning "flourishing brightness."
Catherina - Spanish form of Greek Aikaterine, meaning "pure."
Chun - Chinese unisex name meaning "spring."
Chiarina - Pet form of Italian Chiara, meaning "clear, bright."
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. 
Ceanntighern - Scottish Gaelic name composed of the elements ceann "head" and tigern "lord," hence "head lord."
Ceyx - Latin form of Greek Keyx, possibly meaning "kingfisher." In mythology, this is the name of a king of Thessaly, the son of Eosphoros.
Chayym - Variant spelling of Hebrew Chayyim, meaning "life."
Chaggiy - Hebrew name meaning "festive." In the bible, this is the name of a son of Gad. Haggi is the Anglicized form.
Catahecassa - Native American Shawnee name meaning "black hoof."
Chanah - Variant spelling of Hebrew Channah, meaning "favor; grace." 
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."
Caprice - Italian name meaning"impulsive; ruled by whim." 
Colombain - French form of Latin Columbanus, meaning "dove."
Constantia - Feminine form of Latin Constantius, meaning "steadfast."
Colby - English surname transferred to forename use, composed of the Old Norse elements kolr "black, coal" and býr "settlement," hence "coal settlement."
Clarinda - Elaborated form of English Clare, "clear, bright."
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. 
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."
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).
Cupido - Latin name derived from the word cupido, meaning "desire."
Cozamalotl - Nahuatl name meaning "rainbow."
Cadwgawn - Welsh myth name mentioned in the Mabinogion, composed of the elements cad "battle" and gwogawn "honor, glory," hence "battle glory." 
Celinda - Modern English name, possibly a blend of Celandine (bird and flower name) and Linda from the Spanish word meaning "pretty."
Cai -   Variant spelling of Scandinavian Kai, possibly meaning "lord."
Cayo - Spanish form of Roman Latin Gaius, meaning "lord."
Caja - Danish variant spelling of Scandinavian Kaia, meaning "pure."
Choovio - Native American Hopi name meaning "antelope."
Can - Turkish name meaning "life."
Comyn - Irish name meaning "shrewd."
Columbanus - Elaborated form of Latin Columba, meaning "dove."
Chas - Pet form of English Charles, meaning "man."
Chantel - English variant spelling of French Chantal, meaning "stony place."
Callixtus - Variant spelling of Latin Callistus, meaning "most beautiful."
Chulda - Variant spelling of Hebrew Chuldah, meaning "mole" or "weasel." 
Chirika - Short form of Chamoru Chichirika, meaning "bird."
Cíntia - Portuguese form of Latin Cynthia, meaning "woman from Kynthos."
Cosimo - Italian form of Latin Cosmo, meaning "order, beauty."
Chagai - Variant spelling of Hebrew Chaggay, meaning "festive."
Chang-ying - Chinese name meaning "flourishing wisdom."
Cahir - Variant spelling of Irish Gaelic Cathaoir, meaning "warrior."
Cearbhall - Irish Gaelic name, probably originally a byname for a violent warrior, derived from the word cearbh, "hacking," hence "hacker."
Cecylia - Polish form of Latin Cæcilia, meaning "blind." 
Che - Spanish name derived from the Argentinian word for "hey!"
Cobus - Short form of Dutch Jacobus, meaning "supplanter."
Chayton - Native American Sioux name meaning "falcon."
Comhghall - Irish Gaelic name composed of the elements comh "joint, together" and gall "pledge," hence "joint pledge."
Chlothar - Germanic name composed of the elements hlut "loud" and hari/heri "army, warrior" hence "loud warrior."
Críostóir - Irish Gaelic form of Latin Christophoros, meaning "Christ-bearer." 
Charita - Variant form of English Charity, meaning "dear." 
Ciorsdan - Pet form of Scottish Gaelic Cairistìona, meaning "believer" or "follower of Christ."
Cearra - Variant spelling of English Ceara, meaning "little black one."
Cinnéidigh - Irish Gaelic name composed of the elements ceann "head" and �idigh "ugly," hence "ugly head." Kennedy is an Anglicized form.
Charna - Yiddish name derived from the Slavic word for "dark."
Cuithbrig - Scottish Gaelic form of Anglo-Saxon Cuthbeorht, meaning "bright fame." 
Conradine - Feminine form of German Conrad, meaning "bold counsel."
Caolladhe - Old Gaelic name derived from the element caol, meaning "slender."
Chiemeka - African Igbo name meaning "God has performed great deeds."
Chariton - Greek name meaning "grace, kindness."
Crina - Romanian name meaning "lily."
Cenobia - Spanish form of Greek Zenobia, meaning "life of Zeus."
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."
Cristiano - Italian and Portuguese form of Latin Christianus, meaning "Christian."
Canan - Turkish name meaning "beloved."
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.
Coszcatl - Nahuatl name meaning "jewel."
Cornélio - Portuguese form of Latin Cornelius, meaning "of a horn."
Constans - Latin name meaning "steadfast."
Cendrillon - Original French form of English Cinderella, meaning "little ashes."
Celestyna - Feminine form of Polish Celestyn, meaning "heavenly."
Chimlin - Thai name meaning "cute."
Cleve - Short form of English Cleveland, meaning "sloped land." 
Cyma - Latin form of Greek Kyma, meaning "sprout" or "wave."
Craig - Scottish surname transferred to forename use, from the name of various places named from Gaelic creag, meaning "rock."
Cross - Short form of Italian Crocifisso, or Croccifixio, meaning "cross; crucifix" or "way of the cross."
Cyryl - Polish form of Greek Kyrillos, meaning "lord."
Cáel - Irish Gaelic name derived from the word caol, meaning "slender." In mythology, this is the name of a warrior of the Fianna.
Cleopatros - Latin form of Greek Kleopatros, meaning "glory of the father."
Cebrián - Spanish form of Latin Cyprianus, meaning "from Cyprus."
Clovis - French form of German Hlodovic, meaning "famous warrior."
Charmian - English name derived from Greek charma, meaning "delight." 
Citlalmina - Nahuatl name meaning "arrow stars; meteorites."
Clothilde - Modern variant spelling of German Chlotichilda, meaning "famous battle maid."
Chochokpi - Native American Hopi name meaning "throne for the clouds."
Christiaane - Feminine form of Dutch Christiaan, meaning "believer" or "follower of Christ."
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."
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.
Cefin - Welsh form of Irish Gaelic Caémgen, meaning "little comely one."
Cleto - Short form of Italian/Spanish Anacleto, meaning "called back, invoked."
Corneliu - Romanian form of Greek Kornelios, meaning "of a horn."
Crystin - Welsh form of French Christine, meaning "believer" or "follower of Christ."
Crispino - Italian form of Latin Crispinus, meaning "curly(-headed)."
Changpu - Chinese name meaning "flourishing simplicity."
Cuc - Vietnamese name meaning "chrysanthemum."
Cillín - Variant spelling of Irish Cillian, meaning "little warrior."
Chiratidzo - African Zezuru name meaning "a sign."
Carita - Pet form of English Cara, meaning "beloved" or "friend."
Chavdar - Bulgarian name of Persian origin, meaning "leader."
Chaz - Pet form of English Charles, meaning "man."
Cearnaigh - Gaelic name derived from the word cearnach, meaning "victor, winner."
Catutigernos - Latinized form of Welsh Cattegirn, meaning "battle lord."
Cadassi - Chamoru name meaning "to have something of the sea."
Cnut - Variant spelling of Scandinavian Knut, meaning "knot." 
Chananya - Variant spelling of Hebrew Chananyah, meaning "whom Jehovah has graciously given." 
Caomhghin - Variant spelling of Irish Gaelic Caémgen, meaning "little comely one." 
Corann - Celtic myth name ofa magical Druid, meaning "crown."
Caron -   Variant spelling of English Caren, meaning "man."
Caryl - Variant spelling of English Carol, meaning "man."
Crius - Latin form of Greek Krios, meaning "master, ruler." In mythology, this is the name of one of the Titans.
Cibor - Pet form of Polish Czcibor, meaning "battle of honor."
Columb - Scottish form of Latin Columba, meaning "dove."
Cajsa - Variant spelling of Swedish Kajsa, meaning "pure."
Ceadda - Anglo-Saxon name, possibly derived from Celtic cad, meaning "battle."
Camilo - Spanish form of Roman Latin Camillus, possibly meaning "attendant (for a temple)."
Cola - Anglo-Saxon equivalent of Old Norse Kolr, a byname for a dark, swarthy person, meaning "black, coal."
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.
Catina - Contracted form Portuguese Catarina, meaning "pure."
Cherry -   English name derived from the vocabulary word, meaning "cherry."
Colombe - French unisex form of Latin Columba, meaning "dove."
Cornelis - Dutch form of Latin Cornelius, meaning "of a horn."
Chochuschuvio - Native American Hopi name meaning "white-tailed deer."
Crispinus - A derivative of Roman Latin Crispus, meaning "curly(-headed)."
Cheng-wang - Chinese name, possibly meaning "accomplished royal."
Caitria - Variant form of Irish Gaelic Caitrín, meaning "pure."
Chanin - Short form of Aramaic Chanina, meaning "compassionate."
Corynn - English variant spelling of French Corinne, meaning "maiden."
Cormag - Scottish form of Irish Gaelic Cormac, meaning "son of defilement."
Cronos - Variant spelling of Greek Kronos, meaning "time."
Crevan - Irish name meaning "fox." 
Chesed - Anglicized form of Hebrew Kesed, meaning "increase." In the bible, this is the name of the 4th son of Nahor.
Cortney - Variant spelling of English unisex Courtney, meaning "short nose."
Conleth - Modern form of Irish Gaelic Conláed, meaning "purifying fire."
Connell - Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Conall, meaning "hound of valor."
Cyneric - Anglo-Saxon name composed of the Old English elements cyne "royal" and ric "power," hence "royal power."
Chaggai - Variant spelling of Hebrew Chaggay, meaning "festive."
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."
Cruzita - Feminine pet form of Spanish unisex Cruz, meaning "cross."
Costica - Pet form of Romanian Constantin, meaning "steadfast."
Chryses - Latin form of Greek Khryses, meaning "golden." In mythology, this is the name of a priest of Apollo.
Celosia - English name derived from the flower name (sometimes called cockcombs or woolflowers), from Greek kelos, meaning "burned."
Claudiu - Romanian form of Greek Klaudios, meaning "lame."
Cheruta - Variant form of Hebrew Cherut, meaning "freedom."
Chinena - Variant spelling of Aramaic Chanina, meaning "compassionate."
Calvagh - Variant spelling of Irish Gaelic Calbhach, meaning "bald."
Chander - Variant spelling of Hindi Chandra, meaning "moon."
Chanani - Variant spelling of Hebrew Chananiy, meaning "gracious" or "favorable."
Cyprianus - Latin name meaning "from Cyprus."
Cort - Variant spelling of Dutch Kort, meaning "bold counsel."
Cadogan - Anglicized form of Welsh Cadwgawn, meaning "battle glory."
Codie - Variant spelling of English unisex Cody, meaning "helper."
Chavila - Variant spelling of Hebrew Chaviylah, meaning "circle."
Claud - English form of French Claude, meaning "lame."
Cainan -   Anglicized form of Hebrew Qeynan, meaning "possession." In the bible, this is the name of a son of Enosh. 
Comhnall - Scottish form of Irish Gaelic Conall, meaning "hound of valor."
Clarette - Pet form of English Clare, meaning "clear, bright."
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.
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.
Catrina - Contracted form of English Catriona, meaning "pure."
Chaninai - Variant spelling of Aramaic Chanina, meaning "compassionate."
Chipahua - Nahuatl unisex name meaning"clean."
Crispus - Old Roman family name meaning "curly(-headed)."
Claretta - Pet form of Latin Clara, meaning "clear, bright."
Cheyenne - English unisex name derived from the name of the Native American people, from Dakota Sioux Šahíyena, meaning "little Šahíya" or "little red-talker."
Cyprien - French form of Latin Cyprianus, meaning "from Cyprus."
Ciorstag - Pet form of Scottish Gaelic Cairistìona, meaning "believer" or "follower of Christ."
Chisisi - Egyptian name meaning "secret."
Clarisse - French form of Latin Clarissa, meaning "fame."
Claus - Short form of German Niclaus, meaning "victor of the people." 
Čeněk - Pet form of Czech Vincenc, meaning "conquering." 
Caïn - French form of Hebrew Qayin ("acquired, possessed") and Greek Kaïn ("maker; fabricator" i.e. "smith"). 
Cairistìona - Scottish Gaelic form of Latin Christiana, meaning "believer" or "follower of Christ."
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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