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Names starting with Et

Ethan - Anglicized form of Hebrew Eythan, meaning "enduring, long-lived." In the bible, this is the name of several characters, including a grandson of Judah.
Ethel - Middle English form of Anglo-Saxon Æthel, a short form of longer names containing the element æðel, meaning "noble."
Etzel - Medieval German name, probably derived from Teutonic Atta, meaning "father." In Germanic legend (the Nibelungenlied), this was the German name for Attila the Hun. 
Ethelwolf - Variant spelling of Anglo-Saxon Æthelwulf, meaning "noble wolf."
Etta - Short form of longer Latin names that end with the diminutive suffix -etta, meaning "little." 
Ettie - English pet form of Persian Esther, meaning "star." Also used as a pet form of longer names ending with the diminutive suffixes -etta and -ette, meaning "little." 
Ethelstan - Variant spelling of Anglo-Saxon Æthelstan, meaning "noble stone."
Ethne - Variant spelling of Irish Gaelic Eithne, meaning "kernel."
Ethiops - Greek name meaning "flashing." In mythology, this is the name of one of the horses of the Sun.
Ethelinda - Middle English form of Anglo-Saxon Æthelinda, meaning "noble serpent."
Ethelfleda - Middle English form of Anglo-Saxon Æthelflæd, meaning "noble beauty."
Ethelred - Variant spelling of Anglo-Saxon Æthelred, meaning "noble counsel."
Ethelric - Variant spelling of Anglo-Saxon Æthelric, meaning "noble ruler."
Étienne - French form of Latin Stephanus, meaning "crown."
Etlelooaat - Native American Algonquin name meaning "shouts."
Ethelbert - Variant spelling of Anglo-Saxon Æthelbert, meaning "bright nobility."
Ethna - Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Eithne, meaning "kernel."
Ethelhard - Variant spelling of Anglo-Saxon Æthelhard, meaning "noble strength."
Etan - Variant spelling of Hebrew Eitan, meaning "enduring, long-lived." 
Etchemin - Native American Algonquin name meaning "canoe man."
Etheldreda - Middle English form of Anglo-Saxon Æðelþryð,meaning "noble strength."
Étaín - Irish name derived from the word éadan, Old Irish étan, cognate with Gaelic aodann ("face"), Latin ante ("against") and Sanskrit ánti ("opposite"). Étaín is the heroine of The Wooing of Étaín. She is the daughter of Ailill, king of the Ulaid, second wife to Midir, whose first wife, the jealous Fuamnach, turns her into a pool of water, then a worm, and finally a beautiful butterfly. 
Ethelheard - Variant spelling of Anglo-Saxon Æthelheard, meaning "noble strength." 
Ettore - Italian form of Latin Hector, meaning "defend; hold fast."
Ether - Variant spelling of Latin Æther, a form of Greek Aither, meaning "bright, upper air." In mythology, this is the name of one of the first gods, the son of Erebus and Nyx. He is the god of the pure, upper air that only the gods breathe, as opposed to the gloomy, lower "aer" breathed by mortals.
Etalpalli - Nahuatl unisex name meaning"wing."
Etel - Hungarian form of English Ethel, meaning "noble."
Etna (hebrew - אֶתְנָה):  Hebrew name meaning "hire" or "for hire."
Etalpalli - Nahuatl unisex name meaning"wing."

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