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Names starting with Ca

Cam -   Short form of Scottish unisex Cameron ("crooked nose"), and other names beginning with Cam-.
Carver - English occupational surname transferred to forename use, meaning "carver" of wood or stone.
Calvert - English occupational surname transferred to forename use, derived from Middle English calfhirde, meaning "calf-herder."
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.
Cathair - Variant spelling of Irish Gaelic Cathaoir, meaning "warrior."
Catherine - Later spelling of Old French Caterine, meaning "pure."
Callie - English pet form of Latin Callista, meaning "most beautiful."
Casimir - English form of Latin Casimiria, meaning "commands peace."
Carey - Variant spelling of English unisex Cary, meaning "dark one." 
Calogerus - Latin form of Greek Kalogeros, meaning "beautiful elder."
Carla -   Feminine form of German Carl, meaning "man."
Caleigh - Variant spelling of English Kayley, meaning "slender."
Carlito - Pet form of Portuguese/Spanish Carlos ("man"), meaning "little Carlos" or "little man."
Cate - Variant spelling of English Kate, meaning "pure."
Canicus - Latinized form of Scottish Gaelic Cináed (English Kenneth), meaning "born of fire." 
Catrin - Welsh form of Old French Caterine, meaning "pure."
Carmen - Spanish form of Latin Carmina, meaning "song."
Carter - English occupational surname transferred to forename use, meaning "carter," someone who uses a cart.
Cainnech - Gaelic byname meaning "comely; finely made." Kenneth is an Anglicized form. 
Caris - English variant spelling of Latin Charis, meaning "grace."
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.
Caoimhe - Irish name derived from Gaelic caomh, meaning "beloved, comely."
Camden - English surname transferred to forename use, composed of the Old English elements camp "enclosure" and denu "valley," hence "enclosed valley."
Carmina - Feminine form of Latin Carmine, meaning "song."
Camp - English short form of Scottish Campbell, meaning "crooked mouth."
Cai -   Variant spelling of Scandinavian Kai, possibly meaning "lord."
Carly - Variant spelling of English Carlie, meaning "man."
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. 
Cassidy - English surname transferred to unisex forename use, derived from an Anglicized form of Gaelic � Caiside, "descendant of Caiside," hence "curly(-headed)."
Catutigernos - Latinized form of Welsh Cattegirn, meaning "battle lord."
Cateline - Variant form of Old French Caterine, meaning "pure."
Caradog - A derivative of ancient Welsh Caradawg, meaning "dearly loved."
Catrine - Variant spelling of Scandinavian Katrine, meaning "pure."
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."
Caoilinn - Variant spelling of Irish Gaelic Caoilfhionn, meaning "fair and slender."
Carlitos - Variant spelling of Portuguese/Spanish Carlito, meaning "little Carlos" or "little man."
Cande - Short form of Spanish Candelaria, meaning "candle."
Casper - English form of Spanish Gaspar, meaning "treasure bearer." Early Christians assigned names to the three Magi ("wise men from the east") who visited the baby Jesus. They are mentioned but not named in the bible; Casper is one of them, the other two are Balthasar and Melchior. Also spelled Jasper and Kasper.
Carin - English variant spelling of Danish Karen, meaning "pure."
Carrie - English pet form of French Caroline, meaning "man."
Calla - English name derived from the name of the Calla Lily, from Greek kallaia, meaning "wattle of a cock," from kallos meaning "beauty." 
Calix - Short form of Latin Callixtus, meaning "most beautiful."
- Northern Vietnamese unisex name meaning "the eldest; the first."
Caren - English variant spelling of Danish Karen, meaning "pure."
Caetlin - Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Caitlín, meaning "pure."
Cadeyrn - Welsh legend name of the second son of Vortigern, composed of the elements cad "battle" and teyrn "lord, king," hence "battle lord."
Calum - Scottish form of Latin Columba, meaning "dove."
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."
Calfuray - Native American Mapuche flower name meaning "violet."
Cathrine - Danish and Norwegian form of Greek Aikaterine, meaning "pure."
Caitlyn - Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Caitlín, meaning "pure."
Callistratus - Latin form of Greek Kallistratos, meaning "beauty-army."
Catalina - Spanish form of Greek Aikaterine, meaning "pure."
Callum - Variant spelling of Scottish Calum, meaning "dove."
Cadomedd - Welsh name meaning "battle-shirker."
Carina -   19th-century English elaborated form of Latin cara, meaning "beloved."
Cambyses - Latin form of Greek Kambyses, probably meaning "handsome king." 
Carley - Variant spelling of English Carlie, meaning "man."
Caryn - English form of Danish Karen, meaning "pure."
Carroll - Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Cearbhall, meaning "hacker."
Cassiopea - Variant spelling of Latin Cassiopeia, meaning "she whose words excel."
Candis - English variant spelling of Latin Candace, meaning "prince of servants."
Catherina - Spanish form of Greek Aikaterine, meaning "pure."
Carni - Variant spelling of Hebrew unisex Karni, meaning "my horn," a symbol of strength. 
Cairo - American English name derived from the name of the Egyptian city of Cairo, from Arabic al-Qāhira, meaning "victorious." 
Catarina - Portuguese form of Greek Aikaterine, meaning "pure."
Caolán - Gaelic name composed of the word caol "narrow" and a diminutive suffix, hence "little slender one."
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. 
Candelario - Masculine form of Spanish Candelaria, meaning "candle."
Cadán - Variant spelling of Irish Cathán, meaning "little battle."
Cathán - Irish name composed of the Gaelic element cath "battle" and a diminutive suffix, hence "little battle."
Čapeka - Hungarian form of Czech/Slovak Capeka, meaning "little stork."
Cait - Short form of Irish Caitríona and Scottish Caitrìona, meaning "pure."
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.
Calista - Variant spelling of Latin Callista, meaning "most beautiful."
Cassia - Latin form of Hebrew Qetsiyah, meaning "cassia," a bark similar to cinnamon. 
Camryn - English feminine variant spelling of Scottish unisex Cameron, meaning "crooked nose."
Caden - Irish surname transferred to forename use, from McCadden, an Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Cadáin "son of Cadán," hence "little battle." 
Camila - Spanish form of Roman Latin Camilla, possibly meaning "attendant (for a temple)."
Calliope - Latin form of Greek Kalliope, meaning "beautiful voice." In mythology, this is the name of the muse of epic poetry.
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.
Caryl - Variant spelling of English Carol, meaning "man."
Calanthia - Variant spelling of English Calantha, meaning "beautiful flower."
Cailyn - Anglicized form of Irish Cailín, meaning "girl."
Carissa - Variant spelling of English Charissa, meaning "grace."
Carmella - Elaborated form of Latin Carmel, meaning "garden-land."
Carmela - Feminine form of Spanish Carmelo, meaning "garden-land."
Catigernus - Latinized form of Welsh Cattegirn, meaning "battle lord."
Calida - English name derived from the Spanish word, calida, meaning "hot." 
Cathaldus - Variant spelling of Irish Gaelic Cathal, meaning "battle ruler."
Callicrates - Latin form of Greek Kallikrates, meaning "beauty-power."
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. 
Carmine - Latin name meaning "song." 
Carlie - English pet form of German Carla, meaning "man."
Caolladhe - Old Gaelic name derived from the element caol, meaning "slender."
Carran - Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Ciarán, meaning "little black one." 
Caoidhean - Variant spelling of Scottish Gaelic Caointean, meaning "fifth."
Catraoine - Irish Gaelic form of Old French Caterine, meaning "pure."
Carlotta - Pet form of Italian Carla, meaning "man."
Cale - Short form of English Caleb, meaning "dog" or "rabid."
Cadwallader - Variant spelling of Welsh Cadwalader, meaning "battle leader."
Callixtus - Variant spelling of Latin Callistus, meaning "most beautiful."
Carniela - Variant spelling of Hebrew Karniela, meaning "horn of the Lord." 
Cayo - Spanish form of Roman Latin Gaius, meaning "lord."
Catahecassa - Native American Shawnee name meaning "black hoof."
Cal - Short form of English Calvin "little bald one," and other names beginning with Cal-.
Caiside - Gaelic byname derived from the word cas meaning "curly(-headed.)" Cassidy is the Anglicized form.
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." 
Caileigh - Variant spelling of English Kayleigh, meaning "slender."
Catharine - Variant spelling of French Catherine, meaning "pure."
Cary - Irish surname transferred to unisex forename use, from an Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Ciardha, "descendant of Ciardha ("black, dark"), hence "dark one." 
Cadice - French name meaning "chief."
Callahan - Irish surname transferred to forename use, derived from the personal name Ceallachán, possibly meaning "little bright-headed one." 
Carbrey - Anglicized form of Gaelic Cairbre, meaning "charioteer." In Irish and Scottish use.
Cath - English short form of French Catherine, meaning "pure."
Carmo - Portuguese form of Latin Carmel, meaning "garden-land."
Cailean - Scottish Gaelic name meaning "whelp; young pup."
Canutus - Latin form of Old Norse Knútr, meaning "knot." In use by the Norwegians and Swedish.
Can - Turkish name meaning "life."
Caradawg - Medieval form of Welsh Caradoc, derived from the root car "love," meaning "dearly loved."
Cathasach - Gaelic byname meaning "vigilant, wakeful."
Carlin - Irish Gaelic unisex name meaning "little champion."
Carsten - German form of Latin Christianus, meaning "believer" or "follower of Christ."
Cari - Variant spelling of English unisex Cary, meaning "dark one." 
Cade - English surname transferred to forename use, originally a byname for someone or something "round and lumpy."
Cacia - Short form of English Acacia, meaning "not evil." 
Catigern - English name derived from Latin Catigernus, meaning "battle lord." In Arthurian legend, this is the name of a son of Vortigern.
Calvinus - Latin form of the French surname Chauvin, from a diminutive of Norman calve ("bald"), hence "little bald one."
Cay -   Variant spelling of Frisian Kai, meaning "warrior." 
Catina - Contracted form Portuguese Catarina, meaning "pure."
Calandra - Italian surname transferred to forename use, meaning "skylark." This name may have originally been a byname for someone with a good singing voice.
Cattegirn - Welsh form of Celtic Cadeyrn, meaning "battle lord." In Arthurian legend, this is the name of a son of Vortigern.
Cadfan - Welsh name composed of the elements cad "battle" and fan(g) "raven," hence "battle raven." 
Cardea - Latin name meaning "door-pivot." In Roman mythology, this is the name of a goddess of health, door hinges, handles, and thresholds.
Carlyn - Feminine variant spelling of Irish Gaelic unisex Carlin, meaning "little champion." 
Cass - English short form of Latin Cassandra, meaning "she who entangles men." 
Casimiro - Italian, Portuguese, and Spanish form of Latin Casimiria, meaning "commands peace."
Camron - English masculine variant spelling of Scottish Cameron, meaning "crooked nose."
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.
Carnia - Variant spelling of Hebrew Karnia, meaning "horn of God." 
Cadoc - Welsh name derived from the word cad, meaning "battle."
Carlo - Italian form of Latin Carolus, meaning "man."
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.
Caja - Danish variant spelling of Scandinavian Kaia, meaning "pure."
Caius - Variant spelling of Roman Latin Gaius, meaning "lord."
Campbell - Scottish surname transferred to forename use, composed of the Gaelic elements cam "bent, crooked" and beul "mouth," hence "crooked mouth."
Candice - English variant spelling of Latin Candace, meaning "prince of servants."
Canan - Turkish name meaning "beloved."
Carola - Feminine form of Latin Carolus, meaning "man."
Carnation - English name derived from the flower name, from French carnation, meaning "complexion," from Italian carnagione, meaning "flesh-colored." 
Cairbre - Irish Gaelic legend name of an Ulster warrior, meaning "charioteer."
Caterine - Old French form of Greek Aikaterine, meaning "pure."
Carlyle - Variant spelling of English Carlisle, meaning "fortress of Luguvalos."
Camille - French unisex form of Roman Latin Camilla, possibly meaning "attendant (for a temple)."
Carlos - Portuguese and Spanish form of Latin Carolus, meaning "man."
Casey - Variant spelling of English Cassie, meaning "she who entangles men." Compare with masculine Casey. 
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.
Carl - Older spelling of German Karl, meaning "man." 
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. 
Cady - Variant spelling of English Katie, meaning "pure." 
Carlita - Feminine form of Italian Carlo, meaning "man."
Caratacus - Latin form of Welsh Caradog, meaning "dearly loved."
Cara - Modern English name derived either from Italian cara, a term of endearment meaning "beloved," or from the Irish Gaelic word cara, meaning "friend."
Calvin - English name derived from Latin Calvinus, meaning "little bald one."
Cassie - Pet form of English Cass, meaning "she who entangles men."
Cadence - English unisex name derived from the vocabulary word, from Latin cadens "to fall," hence "flow of rhythm."
Candy -   English name derived from the vocabulary word, meaning  "candy."
Caitria - Variant form of Irish Gaelic Caitrín, meaning "pure."
Cainan -   Anglicized form of Hebrew Qeynan, meaning "possession." In the bible, this is the name of a son of Enosh. 
Carbry - Variant spelling of English Carbrey, meaning "charioteer."
Caj -   Short form of Italian Cajetan, meaning "from Caieta (Gaeta, Italy)."
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."
Canutte - Feminine form of Latin Canutus, meaning "knot." In use by the Norwegians.
Casimiria - Latin form of Polish Kazimierz, meaning "commands peace."
Cavan - Irish name derived from a place named from cabhán, meaning "hollow."
Carol - English form of French Carole, meaning "man." Compare with masculine Carol.
Caitlín - Irish Gaelic form of Old French Cateline, meaning "pure."
Caoindealbhán - Old Gaelic name composed of caoin "comely, fair," dealbh "form," and a diminutive suffix, hence "little fair-formed one."
Catríona - Modern Irish Gaelic form of Greek Aikaterine, meaning "pure."
Candelária - Portuguese form of Spanish Candelaria, meaning "candle."
Cassius - Roman family name, possibly derived from Latin cassus, meaning "empty, hollow."
Cadassi - Chamoru name meaning "to have something of the sea."
Caetano - Portuguese form of Latin Caietanus, meaning "from Caieta (Gaeta, Italy)."
Cahal - Variant spelling of Irish Gaelic Cathal, meaning "battle ruler."
Caitriona - Scottish Gaelic form of French Catherine, meaning "pure."
Catharnach - Gaelic byname meaning "soldier, warlike."
Cajsa - Variant spelling of Swedish Kajsa, meaning "pure."
Catheld - Variant spelling of Irish Gaelic Cathal, meaning "mighty in battle."
Calanthe - Variant spelling of English Calantha, meaning "beautiful flower." This is the name of a genus of orchid flowers.
Calbhach - Irish Gaelic name meaning "bald."
Calisto - Variant spelling of Latin Callisto, meaning "most beautiful." 
Callias - Latin form of Greek Kallias, meaning "beauty."
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.
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. 
Calogera - Feminine form of Italian Calogero, meaning "beautiful elder."
Catrina - Contracted form of English Catriona, meaning "pure."
Camillus - Roman family name, possibly meaning "attendant (for a temple)."
Candelas - Pet form of Spanish Candelaria, meaning "candle."
Canute - Variant spelling of Latin Canutte, meaning "knot."
Caomhghin - Variant spelling of Irish Gaelic Caémgen, meaning "little comely one." 
Caradawc - Variant spelling of Welsh Caradawg, meaning "dearly loved."
Carles - Catalan form of Latin Carolus, meaning "man."
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.
Carmelo - Spanish masculine form of Latin Carmel, meaning "garden-land."
Carniella - Variant spelling of Hebrew Carniela, meaning "horn of the Lord."
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).
Carrol - Variant spelling of English Carroll, meaning "hacker."
Callistrate - Latin form of Greek Kallistrates, meaning "beauty-army."
Caerwyn - Variant spelling of Welsh Carwyn, meaning "fair love."
Calogero - Italian form of Latin Calogerus, meaning "beautiful elder."
Calvino - Italian form of Latin Calvinus, meaning "little bald one."
Cassiah - Variant spelling of Latin Cassia, meaning "cassia," a bark similar to cinnamon. 
Capricia - Elaborated form of Italian Caprice, meaning "impulsive; ruled by whim." 
Cadwgawn - Welsh myth name mentioned in the Mabinogion, composed of the elements cad "battle" and gwogawn "honor, glory," hence "battle glory." 
Caspar - Dutch form of Spanish Gaspar, meaning "treasure bearer." 
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.
Carlton - Variant spelling of English Charlton, meaning "settlement of the free peasants."
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. 
Carme -   Catalan and Galician-Portuguese form of Latin Carmel, meaning "garden-land."
Carolien - Dutch feminine form of Latin Carolus, meaning "man."
Carita - Pet form of English Cara, meaning "beloved" or "friend."
Cadwalader - Welsh name composed of the elements cad "battle" and gwaladr "leader," hence "battle leader."
Caointean - Scottish Gaelic form of Old French Quentin, meaning "fifth."
Cahir - Variant spelling of Irish Gaelic Cathaoir, meaning "warrior."
Carry - Variant spelling of English Carrie, meaning "man." 
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.
Calypso - Latin form of Greek Kalypso, meaning "she who conceals." In mythology, this is the name of a sea nymph and daughter of Atlas.
Caomh - Gaelic name derived from the word caomh, meaning "beloved, comely." 
Catotigernos - Latinized form of Welsh Cattegirn, meaning "battle lord."
Carlisa - English blend of German Carla "man" and English Lisa "God is my oath."
Calvagh - Variant spelling of Irish Gaelic Calbhach, meaning "bald."
Caoilainn - Variant spelling of Irish Gaelic Caoilfhionn, meaning "fair and slender."
Caelie - Variant spelling of English Kaylie, meaning "slender."
Caron -   Variant spelling of English Caren, meaning "man."
Caprice - Italian name meaning"impulsive; ruled by whim." 
Cadhla - Irish name meaning "beautiful."
Camilo - Spanish form of Roman Latin Camillus, possibly meaning "attendant (for a temple)."
Caramia - English name derived from the Italian phrase cara mia, meaning "my beloved."
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."
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."
Carolus - Latin form of German Karl, meaning "man."
Casilda - Spanish name of uncertain origin, borne by an 11th-century saint who was probably of Moorish descent.
Caoilfhionn - Irish Gaelic name composed of the elements caol "slender" and fionn "fair," hence "fair and slender."
Cadogan - Anglicized form of Welsh Cadwgawn, meaning "battle glory."
Cadi - Pet form of Welsh Catrin, meaning "pure."
Camillo - Italian form of Roman Latin Camillus, possibly meaning "attendant (for a temple)."
Carmencita - Pet form of Spanish Carmen, meaning "song."
Cathy - English pet form of French Catharine, meaning "pure."
Caia - Danish variant spelling of Scandinavian Kaia, meaning "pure."
Caroline - Pet form of French Carole, meaning "man."
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.
Cammie - English pet form of Roman Latin Camilla, possibly meaning "attendant (for a temple)."
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. 
Cathal - Irish Gaelic name composed of the elements cath "battle" and val "rule," hence "battle ruler."
Calvina - Feminine form of of Italian Calvino, meaning "little bald one."
Cassian - A derivative of Roman Latin Cassius, possibly meaning "empty, hollow."
Carmelita - Spanish pet form of Latin Carmel, meaning "garden-land."
Callistus - Latin form of Greek Kallistos, meaning "most beautiful."
Carolyn - English variant spelling of French Caroline, meaning "man."
Carole - French form of Latin Carola, meaning "man."
Caterina - Italian form of Greek Aikaterine, meaning "pure."
Cathleen - Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Caitlín, meaning "pure."
Cashile - African Zulu name meaning "hidden; child of a concealed birth." 
Cairistine - Scottish Gaelic form of Latin Christina, meaning "believer" or "follower of Christ."
Carwyn - Modern Welsh name composed of the elements cār "love" and (g)wyn "fair, holy, pure, white," hence "fair love."
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."
Caridad - Spanish form of English Charity, meaning "dear." 
Carlota - Variant spelling of Italian Carlotta, meaning "man."
Capaneus - Latin form of Greek Kapaneus, meaning "arrogant." In mythology, this is the name of one of the Seven Against Thebes. He is said to have had a body of immense size and strength, but he was notoriously arrogant and was eventually struck and killed by a thunderbolt sent by Zeus. His wife Evadne committed suicide by throwing herself on his funeral pyre. 
Cathryn - English variant spelling of French Catharine, meaning "pure."
Campion - Norman French surname transferred to English forename use, derived from the word campion, which was originally a status name for a professional "champion."
Callidora - Greek name composed of the elements kallos "beauty" and doron "gift," hence "gift of beauty."
Cailte - Irish namemeaning "the thin man." This is the name of a character from the Fenian cycle.
Cadell - Old Irish and Welsh name composed of cad "battle" and the diminutive suffix -ell, hence "little battle."
Catmail - Welsh name meaning "battle prince." Other forms of the name include Cadoc and Cadfael.
Cathaoir - Irish Gaelic name composed of the Celtic elements cath "battle, fight" and vir "man," hence "fighting man, warrior."
Caitie - Pet form of Irish Caitríona, meaning "pure."
Cambria - From the Latin form of Cymru (the Welsh name for Wales), probably from the old Brythonic word combroges, meaning "compatriots," from the struggle with the Anglo-Saxons. 
Carolina - Pet form of Latin Carola, meaning "man."
Caylin - Variant spelling of English Kaylin, meaning "girl."
Carys - Welsh name derived from the word caru, meaning"love."
Cato - Roman Latin name meaning "all-knowing, wise."
Candi - Variant spelling of English Candy, meaning either "candy" the sweet, or "prince of servants."
Cayley - Variant spelling of English Kayley, meaning "slender."
Caoimheán - Variant spelling of Irish Gaelic Caoimhín, meaning "little comely one." This form just uses a different diminutive suffix.
Cäcilia - German form of Latin Cæcilia, meaning "blind." 
Caoimhín - Variant form of Irish Gaelic Caémgen, meaning "little comely one." Kevin is an Anglicized form.
Cailín - Irish Gaelic name meaning "girl."
Cáelán - Diminutive form of Irish Gaelic Cáel ("slender"), hence "little slender one."
Caémgen - Modern form of Old Irish Coemgen, meaning "little comely one."
Cäcilie - German form of Latin Cæcilia, meaning "blind." 
Cáel - Irish Gaelic name derived from the word caol, meaning "slender." In mythology, this is the name of a warrior of the Fianna.
Caitrín - Irish Gaelic form of French Catherine, meaning "pure."
Çağatay - Variant spelling of Turkish Chagatai. Of unknown meaning.
Cairistìona - Scottish Gaelic form of Latin Christiana, meaning "believer" or "follower of Christ."
Caïn - French form of Hebrew Qayin ("acquired, possessed") and Greek Kaïn ("maker; fabricator" i.e. "smith"). 
Caitríona - Irish Gaelic form of French Catherine, meaning "pure."
Cam - Short form of Scottish unisex Cameron ("crooked nose"), and other names beginning with Cam-.
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)."
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. 
Carey - Variant spelling of English unisex Cary, meaning "dark one." 
Cari - Variant spelling of English unisex Cary, meaning "dark one." 
Carlin - Irish Gaelic unisex name meaning "little champion." 
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.
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.
Cassidy - English surname transferred to unisex forename use, derived from an Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Caiside, "descendant of Caiside," hence "curly(-headed)."
Cătălin - Romanian name which may be a masculine form of Greek Aikaterine, meaning "pure."
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.
Capeka - Czech and Slovak name meaning "littlestork."
- Northern Vietnamese unisex name meaning "the eldest; the first."
Catrìona - Modern Scottish Gaelic form of Greek Aikaterine, meaning "pure."
Catriona - Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Catríona and Scottish Gaelic Catrìona, both meaning "pure."
Cadence - English unisex name derived from the vocabulary word, from Latin cadens "to fall," hence "flow of rhythm."
Callisto - Italian form of Latin Callistus, meaning "most beautiful." Compare with feminine Callisto.

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