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Names starting with C

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

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