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Names starting with Li

Liorit - Feminine form of Hebrew unisex Lior, meaning "my light."
Liridon - Albanian name composed of the elements liri "freedom," and don "will; desire," hence "free-willed."
Lindiwe - African Zulu name meaning "have waited."
Linnéa - Swedish form of Latin Linnaea, meaning "twin flower."
Lilianne - Elaborated form of English Lilian, meaning "lily."
Ling - Chinese unisex name meaning 1) "deity, soul; alert, quick-witted," 2) "jingling bells," and 3) "tinkling of jade pendants."
Libuše - Pet form of Czech Libena, meaning "love."
Lindita - Albanian name composed of the elements lindje "birth, east," and dita "day," hence "birth of day; daybreak."
Liber -   Roman name meaning "to be free or liberal." In mythology, this is the name of a god of revelry and the intoxicating effect of wine. His Greek name is Dionysos.
Liluye - Native American Miwok name meaning "singing chicken hawk that soars."
Liesel - Pet form of German Elisabeth, meaning "God is my oath." 
Liba - Variant form of Hebrew Libe, meaning "heart."
Linden - Variant spelling of English Lyndon, meaning "lime tree hill." Or from the vocabulary word, linden, meaning "lime tree."
Liliane - French form of Latin Liliana, meaning "lily."
Liang - Chinese unisex name meaning "bridge" or "elevation."
Linn -   English short form of Latin Linnaea, meaning "twin flower." 
Lisbet - Short form of Scandinavian Elisabet, meaning "God is my oath." 
Liron - Hebrew unisex name meaning "my song."
Liqiu - Chinese name meaning "beautiful autumn."
Lissa - English short form of Greek Melissa, meaning "honey-sap."
Lilli - Variant spelling of English Lily, meaning "lily."
Linnette - Variant spelling of English Linette, meaning "little lake." 
Lionel - Anglo-Norman diminutive form of French Léon ("lion"), hence "little lion" or "young lion." In Arthurian legend, this is the name of a Knight of the Round Table. He was the younger son of King Bors, and cousin to Lancelot and Hector de Maris. When King Bors died in battle, Lionel and Bors were rescued by the Lady of the Lake and raised by her, along with Lancelot, in her underwater kingdom.
Lidiya - Bulgarian and Russian form of Greek Lydia, meaning "of Lydia."
Lindy - Pet form of English Linda, meaning "serpent."
Ligeia - Greek name derived from the word ligeios, meaning "clear-toned" or "shrill whistling voice." In mythology, this is the name of one of the Sirens.
Liza -   Short form of English Elizabeth, meaning "God is my oath."
Liu - Chinese unisex name meaning "flowing."
Libe -   Hebrew name derived from the word lev, meaning "heart."
Libby - Pet form of English Elizabeth, meaning "God is my oath."
Lili -   Basque form of Latin Liliana, meaning "lily."
Liberty - English name derived from the vocabulary word, from Latin libertas, meaning "freedom."
Lindon - Variant spelling of English Lyndon, meaning "lime tree hill."
Liadan - Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Líadan, meaning "grey lady."
Livio - Italian form of Roman Latin Livius, possibly meaning "bluish."
Liva - Modern form of Scandinavian Liv, meaning "life."
Lilian - English name derived from Latin Liliana, meaning "lily."
Lillia - Short form of English Lillian, meaning "lily."
Líle - Irish form of Latin Liliana, meaning "lily."
Liuli - Chinese name meaning "flowing power." This is the Chinese name for gypsies.
Livnath - Variant form of Hebrew Livnah ("whiteness, transparency"), meaning "Belus, glass," from the sand of which glass was first made by the Phoenicians." In the bible, this is part of the name of a river, Shihor-libnath, which flows into the sea.
Linette - Variant spelling of English Lynette, meaning "little lake."
Lilo -   Hawaiian name meaning "generous one."
Lifa - Old Norse name derived from the word lif, meaning "life."
Lisimba - Egyptian name meaning "lion."
Liv - Scandinavian form of Old Norse Lifa, meaning "life."
Lianne - Pet form of French Éliane, meaning "sun." 
Lídia - Portuguese form of Greek Lydia, meaning "of Lydia."
Liviu - Romanian form of Roman Latin Livius, possibly meaning "bluish."
Lígia - Portuguese form of Greek Ligeia, meaning "clear-toned" or "shrill whistling voice."
Liwanu - Native American Miwok name meaning "growl of a bear."
Liesbeth - Variant spelling of Dutch Lijsbeth, meaning "God is my oath."
Linh - Vietnamese name meaning "spring."
Lily - English name derived from the vocabulary word, lily, meaning simply "lily flower." 
Lizzy - Variant spelling of English Lizzie, meaning "God is my oath."
Lior - Hebrew unisex name meaning "my light."
Liernia - Named after the Basque saint Nuestra Senora de Liernia, the patron saint of mothers without milk or who are unable to conceive.
Lievin - Dutch form of German Liafwin, meaning "dear friend."
Lir - Irish name meaning "the sea." In mythology, this is the name of a god of the sea. He is identified with Welsh Llŷr.
Liouba - Variant spelling of Russian Lyuba, meaning "love."
Lifen - Chinese name meaning "beautiful fragrance."
Lilly - Variant spelling of English Lily, meaning "lily."
Livnah - Variant spelling of Hebrew Libnah, meaning "whiteness, transparency." In the bible, this is the name of a city captured by Joshua.
Lilavati - Variant spelling of Hindi Leelavathi, meaning "free will of God."
Lisette - Pet form of French Élisabeth, meaning "God is my oath."
Lillie - Variant spelling of English Lily, meaning "lily."
Liisa - Short form of Finnish Eliisa, meaning "God is my oath."
Liina - Short form of Finnish Karoliina, meaning "man."
Liljana - Macedonian form of Latin Liliana, meaning "lily."
Linnie - Pet form of English Linda, meaning "serpent."
Lisbeth - Contracted form of English Elisabeth, meaning "God is my oath."
Liesje - Pet form of Dutch Lijsbeth, meaning "God is my oath."
Lif - Icelandic form of Old Norse Lifa, meaning "life."
Liudvika - Feminine form of Lithuanian Liudvikas, meaning "famous warrior."
Litonya - Native American Miwok name meaning "darting hummingbird."
Liutpold - Variant spelling of Old High German Liutbald, meaning "people-bold."
Liwei - Chinese name meaning "profit and greatness."
Liqin - Chinese name meaning "beautiful zither."
Linas - Lithuanian name meaning "flax."
Liulfr - Old Norse name of uncertain etymology, possibly composed of the elements hlíf "shield, protection" and ulfr "wolf," hence "shield wolf."
Lilitu - Sumerian name meaning "of the night."
Liutbert - Old High German name composed of the elements liut "people" and berht "bright," hence "people-bright."
Liliana - Latin name derived from the word lilium, meaning "lily."
Lies - Variant spelling of German Liese, meaning "God is my oath." 
Liberius - Ancient Roman name derived from the Latin word liber, meaning "free."
Lisha - Short form of English names ending with -isha or -licia.
Liko - Hawaiian name meaning "bud."
Liudvikas - Lithuanian form of German Ludwig, meaning "famous warrior."
Lincoln - English surname transferred to forename use, from the name of the city of Lincoln, which was originally called Lindum colonia, meaning "lake colony." 
Ligea - Latin form of Greek Ligeia, meaning "clear-toned" or "shrill whistling voice."
Lis - Short form of English Elisabeth, meaning "God is my oath." 
Linford - Old English surname transferred to forename use, composed of the elements hlyn "maple" and ford "ford," hence "maple tree ford."
Lizette - English form of French Lisette, meaning "God is my oath."
Liz - Short form of English Elizabeth, meaning "God is my oath."
Lillian - Variant spelling of English Lilian, meaning "lily."
Linnet - Variant spelling of English Linette, meaning "little lake." 
Lieber - Yiddish name meaning "beloved."
Livia -   Feminine form of Latin Livius, possibly meaning "bluish." 
Liane - Short form of French Éliane, meaning "sun." 
Lilyana - Bulgarian form of Latin Liliana, meaning "lily."
Liisi - Short form of Finnish Eliisa, meaning "God is my oath."
Livvy - Pet form of English Olivia, probably meaning "elf army."
Libor - Czech form of Roman Latin Liberius, meaning "free."
Lieselotte - Diminutive form of German Liese, meaning "God is my oath."
Lilias - Scottish form of Latin Liliana, meaning "lily."
Lícia - Short form of Hungarian Felícian, meaning "happy" or "lucky."
Liisu - Pet form of Estonian Eliisabet, meaning "God is my oath."
Lilawati - Variant spelling of Hindi Leelavathi, meaning "free will of God."
Lilijana - Slovene form of Latin Liliana, meaning "lily."
Liselot - Dutch form of German Liselotte, meaning "God is my oath."
Liborio - Italian form of Roman Latin Liberius, meaning "free."
Liese - Pet form of German Elisabeth, meaning "God is my oath." 
Lihua - Chinese name meaning either "beautiful flower" or "pear flower."
Livy - English form of Roman Latin Livius, possibly meaning "bluish."
Livianus - From Roman Latin Livius, possibly meaning "bluish."
Liat - Hebrew name meaning "you are mine."
Lijsbeth - Dutch form of German Elisabeth, meaning "God is my oath."
Libitina - Roman myth name of a goddess of corpses, funerals, and the dead. Her name was synonymous with the word "death." 
Liesl - Variant spelling of German Liesel, meaning "God is my oath." 
Lilit - Variant spelling of Hebrew Lilith, meaning "of the night."
Lizar - Basque name meaning "ash."
Liridona - Feminine form of Albanian Liridon, meaning "free-willed." 
Lien - Vietnamese name meaning "lotus flower."
Lilis - Assyrian name derived from lilin/lilim, the plural of lili, a Semitic word for the daughters of Lilith and Samael, who were demons like that of succubi, and who are said to have been conceived and born while Lilith was still the wife of Adam.
Lizbeth - Short form of English Elizabeth, meaning "God is my oath."
Liana - Short form of Latin Eliana, meaning "sun." 
Lino - Italian and Spanish form of Latin Linus, meaning either "a cry of grief" or "flax, linen."
Lillus - Variant spelling of Assyrian Lilis, a Semitic word for the daughters of Lilith and Samael.
Liora - Feminine form of Hebrew unisex Lior, meaning "my light."
Lieve - Unisex short form of Dutch Lieven, meaning "dear friend." 
Linton - English surname transferred to forename use, from the name of numerous places in England most of which were composed of the Old English elements lin "cotton, flax" and tun "enclosure, settlement," hence "cotton/flax settlement."
Lillias - Variant spelling of Scottish Lilias, meaning "lily."
Liesa - Pet form of German Elisabeth, meaning "God is my oath." 
Liher - Masculine form of Basque Liernia, the patron saint of mothers without milk or who are unable to conceive.
Livius - Roman family name, possibly derived from Latin lividus, meaning "bluish." 
Lirain - Basque name meaning "lithe."
Lieven - Variant spelling of Dutch Lievin, meaning "dear friend."
Liutbald - Old High German name composed of the elements liut "people" and bald "bold," hence "people-bold."
Lijuan - Chinese name meaning "beautiful and graceful."
Lileas - Variant spelling of Scottish Lilias, meaning "lily."
Lilita - Pet form of English Lily, meaning "lily."
Liddy - English pet form of Greek Lydia, meaning "of Lydia."
Lizardi - Basque name meaning "ash tree grove."
Liling - Chinese name meaning "plum-tinkling of jade pendants."
Lise - Danish and Norwegian form of German Liese, meaning "God is my oath." Compare with masculine Lise.
Lilja - Icelandic form of Latin Liliana, meaning "lily."
Lia - Italian form of Hebrew Leah, meaning "weary."
Liselotte - Variant spelling of German Lieselotte, meaning "God is my oath."
Lizzie - Pet form of English Elizabeth, meaning "God is my oath."
Lita - Short form of Spanish Lolita, meaning "sorrows," and other names that end with -lita.
Libnah - Hebrew name meaning "whiteness, transparency." In the bible, this is the name of a city captured by Joshua.
Lisa -   Short form of Italian Elisabetta, meaning "God is my oath."
Lide - Basque form of Lydia, meaning "of Lydia."
Liboria - Feminine form of Roman Latin Liberius, meaning "free."
Lída - Czech form of Greek Lydia, meaning "of Lydia."
Líadáin - Variant spelling of Irish Gaelic Líadan, meaning "grey lady."
Liùsaidh - Scottish form of Roman Latin Lucia, meaning "light."
Li (chinese - 1-黎, 2-理, 3-立, 4-李, 5-力, 6-丽; Hebrew: לִי):  Chinese unisex name meaning 1) "beautiful (fem)," 2) "black, dawn," 3) "logic, reason," 4) "plum," 5) "power, strength (masc)," 6) "stand."
Líadan - Irish Gaelic name derived from the word liath "grey," hence "grey lady." In legend, this is the name of a poetess.
Licia - Short form of English names ending with -licia. 
Lidia - Polish form of Greek Lydia, meaning "of Lydia."
Li (chinese - 1-黎, 2-理, 3-立, 4- 李, 5-力, 6-丽; Hebrew: לִי):  Chinese unisex name meaning 1) "beautiful (fem)," 2) "black, dawn," 3) "logic, reason," 4) "plum," 5) "power, strength (masc)," 6) "stand."
Liam (hebrew - לִי-עָם):  Hebrew name meaning "my nation, my people."
Lila (hebrew - לִילָה, Hindi: लीला, Arabic & Persian: ليلی):  Hebrew name meaning "she is mine."
Lieve - Unisex short form of Dutch Lieven, meaning "dear friend." 
Lin (chinese - 1-林, 2- 琳): Chinese unisex name meaning 1) "forest," or 2) "jade (the gem)." Compare with strictly feminine Lin.
Ling - Chinese unisex name meaning 1) "deity, soul; alert, quick-witted," 2) "jingling bells," and 3) "tinkling of jade pendants."
Lior - Hebrew unisex name meaning "my light."
Liron - Hebrew unisex name meaning "my song."
Lise - Native American Miwok name meaning "salmon head rising above water." Compare with feminine Lise.
Liu - Chinese unisex name meaning "flowing."
Lin (chinese - 1-林, 2-琳):  Chinese unisex name meaning 1) "forest," or 2) "jade (the gem)."

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