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Names starting with M

Mariel - English variant spelling of French Marielle, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Mehmet - Variant spelling of Turkish Mehmed, meaning "praiseworthy."
Magnus -   Roman Latin byname meaning "great."
Mattithyahu - Variant form of Hebrew Mattithyah, meaning "gift of God." 
Momo - Japanese name meaning "peach."
Mel - Unisex short form of English names beginning with Mel-.
Mélanie - French form of Latin Melaena, meaning "black, dark." 
Mele - Hawaiian name meaning "song." Also used as a Hawaiian form of Mary, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." 
Melaena - Latin form of Greek Melaina, meaning "black, dark." In mythology, this is the name of a Naiad Nymph of springs.
Melaina - Variant spelling of Greek Melaine, meaning "black, dark." In mythology, this is the name of a Naiad Nymph of springs.
Melaine - Greek name derived from the word, melaina, meaning "black, dark." In mythology, this is the name of a Naiad Nymph of springs.
Melany - Variant spelling of English Melanie, meaning "black, dark."
Melba - From the surname of a 19th century singer who took the name from the city of her birth, Melbourne, Australia, meaning "mill stream."
Melania - Italian and Spanish form of Latin Melaena, meaning "black, dark." 
Melantha -  English name thought to probably be an elaborated form of the Greek word anthos, meaning "flower." 
Mkhai - Egyptian name meaning "fight."
Meghan - Irish form of Welsh Megan, meaning "pearl."
Maximus - Latin name meaning "the greatest."
Meraud - Cornish name of uncertain derivation. It could be a Cornish form of French Méraud, meaning "emerald," or it may be a feminine form of Welsh Meredydd, possibly meaning "sea day" or "sea sun."
Moriko - Japanese name meaning "forest child."
Meinrad - German name composed of the elements magin "might, strength" and rad "counsel," hence "strong counsel."
Midha - Feminine form of Arabic Midhat, meaning "eulogy, praise."
Megan - Pet form of Welsh Mared, meaning "pearl." 
Marcel - French form of Roman Latin Marcellus, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Maolseachlainn - Irish name composed of the Gaelic word mael "devotee" and the personal name Seachlainn, hence "devotee of Seachlainn."
Mead - English surname transferred to unisex forename use, denoting someone who "lives by a meadow." 
Mimiteh - Native American Omaha name meaning "new moon."
Mandisa - Egyptian name meaning "sweet."
Matheus - Brazilian form of Hebrew Mattithyah, meaning "gift of God."
Mahmoud - Variant spelling of Arabic Mahmud, meaning "praiseworthy."
Mert - Egyptian name meaning "lover of silence."
Mia - Danish and Swedish pet form of Latin Maria, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." 
Meadow - English name derived from the vocabulary word, "meadow."
Monique - French form of Latin Monica, possibly meaning "advise, counsel."
Menetnashté - Egyptian name meaning "power."
Marjorie - Variant spelling of English Margery, meaning "pearl."
Meera - Hindi name meaning "prosperous."
Mimi - Italian pet form of Latin María, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." 
Mumé - Egyptian name meaning "fountain."
Mila - Pet form of Slavic names containing the element mil, meaning "favor, grace." 
Masato - Japanese name meaning "correct man."
Marino - Italian form of Roman Latin Marinus, meaning "of the sea."
Milena - Variant spelling of Czech Milana, a short form of Slavic names containing the element mil, meaning "favor, grace." 
Marijona - Feminine form of Lithuanian Marijus, meaning "like Marius."
Marcos - Portuguese and Spanish form of Latin Marcus, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Merari - Anglicized form of Hebrew Merariy, meaning "bitter, unhappy." In the bible, this is the name of the third son of Levi.
Mecatl -  Nahuatl unisex name meaning "rope"or "lineage."
Mihijo - Pet form of Esperanto Mihhaelo, meaning "who is like God?"
Meike - German pet form of Latin Maria, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." 
Menashe - Variant spelling of Hebrew Menashsheh, meaning "causing to forget" or "one who forgets." In the bible, this is the name of several characters, including the eldest son of Joseph.
Mordred - Old English Arthurian legend name of a Knight of the Round Table who was the illegitimate son and traitor of King Arthur, possibly meaning "sea counsel." He was brother (or half-brother) to Agravain, Gaheris, Gareth, and Gawain, and noted for having crowned himselfand married Guinevere while Arthur was waging war on Emperor Lucius of Rome. Hewas killed by Arthur at the Battle of Camlann. 
Marcy - English pet form of Roman Latin Marcia, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Marajha - Esperanto name meaning "made of the sea."
Marcellette - Pet form of French Marcelle, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Mara - Hebrew name meaning "bitter." In the bible, this is the name that Naomi gave herself after the death of her husband and sons.
Maral - Armenian name meaning "deer."
Maralyn - Variant spelling of English Marilyn, a compound name meaning "rebel-lake."
Maram - Arabic unisex name meaning "desire, wish."
Marama - Polynesian myth name of a moon goddess, meaning "moon."
Marcela - Feminine form of Spanish Marcelo, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Marcelina -   Feminine form of Polish Marceli, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Marcella -   Feminine form of Italian Marcello, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Marlyn - Contracted form of English Marilyn, meaning "rebel-lake."
Macawi - Native American Sioux name meaning "generous."
Magdalēnē - Greek name meaning "of Magdala." In the bible, this is the name of a woman who was cleansed of sin by Jesusand remained with him throughout his ministry, and witnessed his crucifixion and resurrection. 
Marjut - Finnish pet form of Dutch/Finnish Marja, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Meggie - Pet form of English Margaret, meaning "pearl."
Maugier - Variant form of Norman French Mauger, meaning "work-spear."
Manel - Catalan form of Spanish Manuel, meaning "God is with us."
Molly - Pet form of English Mary, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." 
Manni -   Finnish ornamental name, meaning "man."
Meilin - Chinese name meaning 1) "beautiful jade" or 2) "plum jade."
Mukta - Hindi name meaning "liberated."
Makkedah - Anglicized form of Hebrew Maqqedah, meaning "place of shepherds." In the bible, this is the name of a place in Judah, near Beth Horon, mentioned in Joshua 15:41.  
Merlinus - Latin form of Welsh Myrddin, meaning "sea fort."
Midori - Japanese name meaning "green, verdant."
Marko -   Serbian and Slovene form of Greek Markos, meaning "defense" or "of the sea." Also in use by the Basques, Bulgarians, Dutch, Finnish, Germans, and Romani.
Mustafa - Arabic name meaning "the chosen one."
Marjan -  Dutch form of Latin Marianna, meaning "like Marius."
Mandy - Pet form of English Amanda, meaning "lovable."
Mika - Japanese name meaning "beautiful fragrance."
Manolo - Pet form of Spanish Manuel, meaning "God is with us." 
Moema - Native American Tupi name meaning "sweet."
Malik - Arabic name meaning "king." 
Marina - Feminine form of Roman Latin Marinus, meaning "of the sea."
Monimos - Greek form of Arabic Munim, meaning "to be pleasing," or "favorable one."
Mine - Short form of German Wilhelmine, meaning "will-helmet."
Marva - Feminine form of English Marvin, meaning "marrow-eminent." 
Mojgan - Persian name meaning "eyelashes."
Manon - Pet form of French Marie, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Megumi - Japanese name meaning "blessing."
Maoilmhín - Old Irish Gaelic name meaning "gentle chieftain."
Monroe - Scottish surname transferred to forename use, derived from Irish Munro, meaning "from the mount on the river Roe," in Ireland, where the family came from. 
Mahtab - Persian name meaning "like moonlight."
Morgen - Variant spelling of English Morgan, probably meaning "sea circle." 
Mór - Irish and Scottish Gaelic name meaning "great."
Maja - Scandinavian and Slavic form of Greek Maia, meaning "nursing mother."
Marion - Medieval diminutive form of French Marie ("obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion"), hence "little rebel." Compare with masculine Marion.
Mariangela - Contracted form of Spanish María Ángela, meaning "rebel-angel."
Miwa - Japanese name meaning 1) "beauty, harmony," 2) "beauty, ring/wheel," 3) "three, harmony," or 4) "three, ring/wheel."
Micah - Anglicized form of Hebrew Miyka, meaning "who is like God?" In the bible, this is the name of several characters, including the father of Mattaniah.
Mercury - Short form of Roman Mercurius, a name related to the word merx from which we get the words "mercantile," "merchandise," "mercenary," and even "mercy." In mythology, Mercury is a messenger god associated with Greek Hermês. Originally, though, he was a god of tradesmen and thieves. The first planet of the solar system was named after him. 
Malika - Arabic name meaning "queen."
Mariano - Italian form of Roman Latin Marianus, meaning "like Marius."
Milo - Latin name derived from the word miles, meaning "soldier."
Mason - English occupational surname transferred to forename use, derived from French maçon, meaning "mason, stone-worker."
Micaiah - Anglicized form of Hebrew Miyka, meaning "who is like God?" In the bible, this is the name of several characters, including the father of Mattaniah.
Mazin - Arabic name meaning "rain clouds."
Macey - English surname transferred to unisex forename use, from a variant form of the surname Massey which was originally a pet form of Matthew, meaning "gift of God."
Meng-ke - Chinese name, possibly meaning "approved eldest son." The Latin form is Mencius.
Merletta - Feminine pet form of English unisex Merle, meaning "blackbird."
Murtagh -   Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Muircheartaigh "descendant of Muircheartach," hence "skilled seaman."
Mahmud - Ancient form of Arabic Muhammad, meaning "praiseworthy."
Matthew - English form of French Mathieu, meaning "gift of God." In the bible, this is the name of one of the twelve apostles and author of the first Gospel of the New Testament.
Massimiliano - Italian form of Latin Maximilian, meaning "the greatest."
Monte - Variant spelling of English Monty, meaning "pointed mountain."
Melle - Breton form of English Mary, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." 
Mizuki - Japanese name meaning "beautiful moon."
Miracle - English name derived from the vocabulary word, from Latin miraculum, meaning "marvel, wonder."
Milosh -  Possibly a Romani form of Czech Miloš, meaning "favor glory."
Macy - Variant spelling of English unisex Macey, meaning "gift of God."
Matias - Finnish form of Greek Mattathias, meaning "gift of God."
Misty - English name derived from the vocabulary word, meaning "dim, cloudy, vague." It is often chosen as a name because of the mental images it evokes, such as a misty autumn morning or a hazy tropical island.
Mujahid - Arabic name meaning "struggler."
Madeleine - French form of Latin Madelina, meaning "of Magdala."
Mingzhu - Chinese name meaning "bright/clear pearl."
Mirella - Italian form of French Mireille, meaning "to admire."
Muhammad - Arabic name of a prophet who founded the Islamic religion, derived from the word hamid "praise," hence "praiseworthy."
Marija - Croatian form of Greek Maria, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Mckayla - Variant spelling of English Michaela, meaning "who is like God?"
Mahvash - Persian name meaning "moon-like."
Metushelach - Variant spelling of Hebrew Methuwshelach, meaning "man of the dart." In the bible, this is the name of a son of Enoch. He lived to the age of 969 years. 
Mandip - Variant spelling of Hindi Mandeep, meaning "light of the mind."
Martín - Spanish form of Latin Martinus, meaning "of/like Mars."
Manu - Persian name meaning "man," as in homo sapiens. In mythology, this is the name of the progenitor of the human race. 
Miykal - Hebrew name meaning "who is like God." In the bible, this is the name of a daughter of king Saul. 
Makenzie - Feminine form of English unisex Mackenzie, meaning "comely, finely made."
Mari -   Japanese form of English Mary, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Mariana - Feminine form of Roman Latin Marianus, meaning "like Marius."
Méabh - Variant form of Irish Gaelic Meadhbh, meaning "intoxicating." In mythology, this is the name of a warrior queen of Connacht, the wife of Ailill.
Marcello - Italian form of Roman Latin Marcellus, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Marek - Czech and Polish form of Greek Markos, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Mohinder - Variant spelling of Hindi Mahendra, meaning "great-Indra."
Masaki - Japanese name meaning "flourishing tree."
Marlene - German form of Latin Marlena, meaning "rebel of Magdala." 
Maththias - Contracted form of Greek Mattathias, meaning "gift of God." In the bible, this is the name of the apostle who took the place of Judas Iscariot.
Mykhaila - Feminine form of Ukrainian Mykhailo, meaning "who is like God?"
María - Galician-Portuguese, Italian and Spanish form of Latin Maria, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Mehmood - Variant spelling of Arabic Mahmud, meaning "praiseworthy."
Manjusha - Hindi name meaning "jewel box."
Myrna - Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Muirne, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Mojca - Pet form of Croatian Marija, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." 
Marco - Italian form of Latin Marcus, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Mahoyu - Chamoru name meaning "strong; tough."
Mariah -   English variant spelling of Latin Maria, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Maddie - Pet form of French Madeline, meaning "of Magdala."
Matania - Variant spelling of English Mattaniah, meaning "gift of God." 
Makya - Native American Hopi name meaning "eagle hunter."
Marcus - Latin name derived from the name of the Roman god of war, Mars, meaning "defense" or "of the sea." In the New Testament bible, this is the name of the author of the second Gospel.
Makayla - Variant spelling of English Michaela, meaning "who is like God?"
Mary - Middle English form of French Marie (Greek & Latin Maria), meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." In the bible, this is the name of many characters, including the mother of Jesus and a sister of Lazarus. 
Macie - Variant spelling of English unisex Macey, meaning "gift of God."
Myrtle - English name derived from the vocabulary word, myrtle, the name of a flowering shrub or tree, derived from the Old French diminutive myrtille, meaning "little myrtle."
Madhavi - Feminine form of Hindi Madhav, meaning "of springtime; vernal."
Michah - Anglicized form of Hebrew Miykah, meaning "who is like God?" In the bible, this is the name of many characters, including a minor prophet.
Martina - Feminine form of Latin Martinus, meaning "of/like Mars." 
Misha - Pet form of Russian Mikhail, meaning "who is like God?"
Miljana - Serbian name meaning "charming."
Mukhwana - Egyptian name meaning "twin."
Milly - Variant spelling of English Millie, meaning "strong worker."
Merete - Danish form of Greek Margarites, meaning "pearl."
Mathúin - Modern Irish spelling of the Old Gaelic byname Mathghamhain, meaning "bear calf." 
Marjana - Slovene form of Latin Mariana, meaning "like Marius."
Marianela - Contracted form of Spanish María Estela, meaning "rebel-star."
Moke - Hawaiian form of Hebrew Moshe, meaning "drawn out."
Manjula - Hindi name meaning "melodious, pleasing."
Márcio - Portuguese form of Roman Latin Marcius, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Matwau - Native American Algonquin name meaning "enemy."
Mirna - Croatian name derived from the Slavic word mir, meaning "peace."
Makala - Hawaiian name meaning "myrtle."
Müge - Turkish name meaning "lily."
Matia - Basque form of Hebrew Mattithyah, meaning "gift of God."
Mose - Short form of English Moses, meaning "drawn out."
Merit -   Egyptian name meaning "beloved."
Mardig - Armenian name meaning "warrior."
Marita -  Pet form of Spanish María, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Mckenzie - Variant spelling of English unisex Mackenzie, meaning "comely, finely made."
Meleagros - Greek name derived from the word meleagris, meaning "pheasant." In mythology, this is the name of the son of Althaea and Oeneus.
Marwa - Arabic name derived from the name of a fragrant herb of ancient continental repute, spoken of in legends as an ingredient in medicine, soups, perfumes and even love potions. It is known in Latin as amaracum, in Greek as amarakos, in English as "sweet marjoram."
Mosegi - Egyptian name meaning "tailor."
Miguel - Spanish form of Greek Michaēl, meaning "who is like God?"
Muicheachtach - Scottish Gaelic name composed of the elements muir "sea" and ceartach "ruler, skilled," hence "skilled seaman." 
Madison - English surname transferred to unisex forename use, meaning "son of Madde."
Matryona - Russian form of Latin Matrona, meaning "lady."
Matteo - Italian form of Hebrew Mattithyah, meaning "gift of God."
Mukesh - Hindi myth name of a demonin the form of a boar who was killed by Shiva, meaning "rulerof Muka." 
Mohana - Feminine form of Hindi Mohan, meaning "attractive, bewitching."
Mikaela - Feminine form of Swedish Mikael, meaning "who is like God?"
Montgomery - English surname transferred to forename use, originally a Norman baronial name composed of Old French mont "hill" and the Germanic personal name Gomeric, hence "hill of Gomeric."
Melusina - Variant spelling of German Melusine, meaning either "wonder" or "sea-fog."
Matylda - Czech and Polish form of Latin Mathilda, meaning "mighty in battle."
Monday - English name derived from the week day name, composed of the Old English elements mona "moon" and d�g "day," hence "moon day." 
Miranda - English Shakespearean name, derived from Latin mirandus, meaning"worthy of admiration." 
Makeda - Variant spelling of English Makkedah, meaning "place of shepherds." 
Marguerite - French form of Latin Margarita, meaning "pearl."
Mohamed - Variant spelling of Arabic Muhammad, meaning "praiseworthy."
Mariya - Russian form of Greek Maria, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Moses - Anglicized form of Hebrew Moshe and Greek Mouses, meaning "drawn out." In the bible, this is the name of the leader who brought the Israelites out of bondage and led them to the promised land. 
Myles - Variant spelling of English Miles, meaning "son of Mile."
Mag - Short form of English Maggie, meaning "pearl."
Meredith - English unisex name derived from Welsh Meredydd, probably meaning "sea day" or "sea sun."
Marius - Latin name, probably derived from the root mas, meaning "male, virile."
Martine - French feminine form of Latin Martinus, meaning "of/like Mars." 
Masha - Pet form of Russian Marya, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Mae - Variant spelling of English May, a pet form of Margaret, meaning "pearl," and Mary, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Marzia - Italian form of Latin Marcia, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Maribel - Contracted form of Spanish María Isabel, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion" and "God is my oath."
Moina - Celtic name meaning "gentle, soft."
Millie - Pet form of English Milicent, meaning "strong worker."
Miela - Esperanto name meaning "honey-sweet."
Myra - English name invented by the 17th century poet Fulke Greville, which may have been based on the Greek word myrrha, "myrrh," a fragrant, bitter sap derived from the Commiphora tree and used in healing salves, perfumes and incenses. In ancient times, myrrh was worth more than its weight in gold, priced at 5 times that of frankincense, and it was one of the gifts of the Magi to the baby Jesus.
Mysie - Pet form of Scottish Mairead, meaning "pearl."
Márta - Hungarian form of Greek Martha, meaning "lady, mistress." 
Mya - English variant spelling of Danish/Swedish Mia, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion," or Greek Maia, meaning "mother."
Myf - Short form of Welsh Myfanwy, meaning "my woman."
Monty - Pet form of English Montague "pointed mountain," and more rarely Montgomery "hill of Gomeric." 
Moyra - Variant spelling of English Moira, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." 
Mneme - Latin form of Greek Mnêmê, meaning "memory." In mythology, this is the name of one of the three original Muses.
Moab - Anglicized form of Hebrew Mowab, meaning "water," i.e. "seed," hence "of his father." In the bible, this is the name of a son of Lot.
Mesi - Egyptian name meaning "water."
Merv - Short form of English Mervin, meaning "marrow-eminent."
Meo - Short form of Italian Bartolomeo, meaning "son of Talmai."
Mercy - English name derived from the vocabulary word, meaning "forgiveness, mercy."
Max - English short form of both Latin Maximilian "the greatest rival" and Scottish Maxwell "the stream of Mack." 
Mdjai - Egyptian name meaning "soldier."
Matan - Variant spelling of Hebrew Mattan, meaning "a gift." In the bible, this is the name of a priest of Baal, and the father of Shephatiah.
Marna - Swedish form of Roman Latin Marina, meaning "of the sea."
Marte - Scandinavian form of Greek Martha, meaning "lady, mistress." 
Marje - Variant spelling of English Marge, meaning "pearl."
Marit - Norwegian and Swedish form of Greek Margarites, meaning "pearl."
Moise - Middle English form of French Moisé, meaning "drawn out."
Morag -  Hebrew unisex name meaning "threshing board." Compare with strictly feminine Morag.
Moki - Native American Hopi name meaning "deer."
Maree - English variant spelling of French Marie, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Maren - Danish form of Latin Marina, meaning "of the sea."
Madhu - Hindi name derived from the name of first month, from Sanskrit madhu, meaning "honey."
Maeva - Variant spelling of English Maeve, meaning "intoxicating."
March - Catalan form of Latin Marcus, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Mihail - Variant spelling of Slovene Mihael, meaning "who is like God?"
Menes - Egyptian name referring to a pharaoh of the First dynasty, of unknown meaning. His other name Hor-Aka translates to "Horus of the Reeds."
Merle - English unisex name, derived from the Old French word merle, meaning "blackbird." It first came to public notice in the 1930s with the actress Merle Oberon, and is mostly given to girls.
Mars - In Roman mythology, this is the name of a god of war after whom a planet and the month of March were named. Mars has no Indo-European derivation and is most likely derived from the name of the Etruscan god Maris, meaning "of the sea." Only later did he become associated with Ares, the Greek god of "war." 
Marku - Romanian form of Latin Marcus, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Márk - Hungarian form of Greek Markos, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Marja - Dutch and Finnish form of Greek Maria, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Murat - Turkish name meaning "desire, wish."
Murdo - Pet form of English Murdoch, meaning "sea warrior."
Molan - Irish name meaning "servant of the storm."
Msrah - Egyptian name meaning "born sixth."
Moe - Japanese name meaning "budding."
Media - Modern variant spelling of Latin Medea, meaning "cunning."
Meka - Hawaiian name meaning "eyes."
Melia - Short form of English Amelia, meaning "work."
Mats - Norwegian and Swedish form of Greek Mattathias, meaning "gift of God."
Marla - English pet form of Latin Marlena, meaning "rebel of Magdala." 
Marly - Variant spelling of English Marlie, meaning "rebel of Magdala." 
Marin - French form of Roman Latin Marinus, meaning "of the sea."
Maret - Estonian form of Greek Margarites, meaning "pearl."
Mab -   Possibly an Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Meadhbh, meaning "intoxicating." 
Madai - Anglicized form of Hebrew Maday, meaning "middle" or "middle land." In the bible, this is the name of a place and the name of a son of Japheth and the people who descended from him.
Mallt - Welsh form of German Maud, meaning "mighty in battle."
Makar - Short form of Russian Makariy, meaning "blessed."
Mário - Portuguese form of Latin Marius, meaning "male, virile."
Margo - English variant spelling of French Margot, meaning "pearl."
Margh - Cornish form of English Mark (from the Welsh), probably meaning "horse."
Mable - Variant spelling of English Mabel, meaning "lovable." 
Malin - Swedish contracted form of Latin Magdalena, meaning "of Magdala."
Mahon - Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Mathúin, meaning "bear calf."
Maipe - Chamoru name meaning "fiery; hot."
Mann - German byname meaning "a fierce strong man" or simply "man."
Metit - Egyptian name meaning "righteous."
Mette - Low German form of Gothic Mahthildis, meaning "mighty in battle."
Melvin - English name of uncertain origin, possibly an altered form of Melville, meaning "bad settlement." 
May -   English name sometimes given to baby girls born in the month of May which was named after the Greek goddess Maia, meaning "nursing mother." 
Maud -   English form of French Maude, meaning "mighty in battle."
Mavis - English bird name, meaning "song thrush."
Marfa - Russian form of Greek Martha, meaning "lady, mistress."
Maas - Dutch pet form of Greek Thōmas, meaning "twin."
Mace - English name which may mean either "mace (the spice)" or "mace (the weapon)."
Maiko - Japanese name meaning "dancing child."
Mackenzie - Scottish surname transferred to unisex forename use, from an Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Coinnich "son of Coinneach," hence "comely; finely made."
Melinda - Modern English compound name composed of Mel- (from Melissa ("sweet") or Melanie "black, dark") and Linda "serpent," hence "black/dark serpent" or "sweet serpent." 
Mukhtar - Arabic name meaning "chosen."
Mnemosyne - Latin form of Greek Mnêmosynê, meaning "memory." In mythology, this is the name of the personification of memory, a Titaness and daughter of Gaia and Uranus. 
Melina - Greek name derived from the word méli, meaning "honey."
Moreen -   Anglicized pet form of Irish Gaelic M�r, meaning "great." 
Miraj - Arabic name meaning "place of ascent."
Mohammed - Variant spelling of Arabic Muhammad, meaning "praiseworthy."
Marika - Pet form of Hungarian Mária, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Margarites - Greek name derived from the word margaron, meaning "pearl."
Maximilian - Short form of Latin Maximilianus, meaning "the greatest rival." In use by the English and Germans.
Mirko - Pet form of Croatian Emerik, meaning "work-power."
Mohammad - Variant spelling of Arabic Muhammad, meaning "praiseworthy."
Mervin - Variant spelling of English Mervyn, meaning "marrow-eminent."
Matěj - Czech form of Greek Mattathias, meaning "gift of God."
Miyka - Hebrew name meaning "who is like God?" In the bible, this is the name of several characters, including the father of Mattaniah.
Maunu - Finnish form of Roman Latin Magnus, meaning "great."
Milana - Feminine form of Czech Milan, a short form of Slavic names containing the element mil, meaning "favor, grace." Compare with Milada. This name was adopted by the Italians in the early 1900s, and eventually came to be used as a contracted form of María Elena.
Marianna - Russian form of Latin Mariana, meaning "like Marius."
Muminah - Egyptian name meaning "pious."
Mandeep - Hindi name meaning "light of the mind."
Meshek - Hebrew name meaning "to draw." In the bible, this is the name of a son of Japheth.
Maylea - Hawaiian name meaning "wildflower."
Modestus - Roman name derived from Latin modestus, meaning "moderate, sober."
Mukul - Hindi name meaning "blossom, bud."
Marilou - English compound name composed of Mary "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion" and Lou "famous warrior." 
Mirinda - Esperanto name derived from Latin mirandus, meaning"worthy of admiration." 
Moana - Hawaiian unisex name meaning "wide expanse of water."
Mayte - Variant spelling of Spanish Maite, meaning "rebellious-harvester."
Margie - Pet form of English Margaret, meaning "pearl."
Mahendra - Hindi name composed of the Sanskrit word maha "great" and the name of the god Indra, hence "great-Indra."
Mirabella - Latin name derived from the word mirabilis, meaning "wonderful." 
Manindra - Hindi name composed of the Sanskrit element man "mind" and the name of the god Indra, hence "mind of Indra."
Matty - Variant spelling of English Mattie, meaning "mighty in battle." Compare with masculine Matty.
Melitta - Variant spelling of Latin Melita, meaning "honey."
Menucha - Hebrew name meaning "tranquility."
Marge - Short form of English Margaret, meaning "pearl."
Maka - Native American Sioux name meaning "earth."
Meri - Finnish name meaning "the sea."
Massa - Hebrew name meaning "burden." In the bible, this is the name of a son of Ishmael.
Madeline - Variant spelling of French Madeleine, meaning "of Magdala."
Montague - English surname transferred to forename use, originally a Norman baronial name composed of the Old French elements mont "hill, mountain" and aigu "pointed," hence "pointed mountain."
Mieke - Dutch pet form of Dutch/Finnish Marja, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Mahfuz - Arabic name meaning "protected, safeguarded."
Miron - Russian form of Greek Myron, meaning "myrrh."
Mariska - Pet form of Hungarian Mária, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Maryanne - English compound name composed of Mary "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion" and Anne "favor; grace."
Marisa -   Modern elaborated form of Latin Maria, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Mattie - Pet form of English Matilda, meaning "mighty in battle." Compare with masculine Mattie.
Morven - English name derived from the Scottish place name Morvern, from Gaelic Mhorbhairne, meaning "the big gap."
Mahkah - Native American Sioux name meaning "earth."
Mohan - Hindi name meaning "attractive, bewitching."
Mensah - Egyptian name meaning "born third."
Mildreth - Middle English form of Anglo-Saxon Mildryth, meaning "gentle strength."
Maxwell - Scottish surname transferred to forename use, derived from the place name Maxwell, meaning "the stream of Mack." 
Mould - Variant spelling of Middle English Mauld, meaning "mighty in battle."
Moisés - Spanish form of Hebrew Moshe, meaning "drawn out."
Meadhbh - Modern form of Old Irish Gaelic Medb, meaning "intoxicating." In mythology, this is the name of a warrior queen of Connacht, the wife of Ailill.
Manyara - African Shona name meaning "you have been humbled."
Micaela - Portuguese form of Italian Michela, meaning "who is like God?"
Meihui - Chinese name meaning "beautiful wisdom."
Milla - English short form of Roman Latin Camilla, possibly meaning "attendant (for a temple)."
Mansi - Native American Hopi name meaning "plucked flower."
Melisa - English variant spelling of Greek Melissa, meaning "honey-sap."
Mustapha - Variant spelling of Arabic Mustafa, meaning "the chosen one."
Misu - Native American Miwok name meaning "rippling brook."
Matilda -   English form of Latin Mathilda, meaning "mighty in battle." 
Marc -   Short form of French Marceau, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Milton - English surname transferred to forename use, form the name of various places, most of which were derived from the Old English word mylentun, meaning "mill settlement."
Mathias - Variant spelling of English Matthias, meaning "gift of God."
Margarita - Latin form of Greek Margarites, meaning "pearl."
Manya - Pet form of Russian Mariya, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Mansoor - Variant spelling of Arabic Mansur, meaning "victorious."
Makena - African Kikuyu name meaning "happy one."
Milon - Diminutive form of Latin Milo ("soldier"), hence "little soldier." Milon is a name celebrated in the ancient British lays; one translated by Marie de France is entitled Lai de Milun.
Mali - Thai flower name meaning "jasmine." 
Meshullam - Hebrew name meaning "friend." In the bible, this is the name of many characters, including a son of Zerubbabel. 
Mungo - Old Scottish pet name derived from Brythonic my-nghu, meaning "dear one." It was recorded in Latin in the 6th century as carissimus amicus, meaning "dearest friend." 
Malcolm - Anglicized form of Scottish Gaelic Mael Coluim, meaning "devotee ofSt. Columb."  
Maura -   Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Máire, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Mike - Pet form of English Michael, meaning "who is like God?"
Mahina - Hawaiian name meaning "moon; moonlight."
Mecho - Bulgarian pet name meaning "teddy bear."
Meave - Variant spelling of English Maeve, meaning "intoxicating." 
Michela - Feminine form of Italian Michele, meaning "who is like God?"
Musa - Arabic form of Hebrew Moshe, meaning "drawn out."
Merikh - Variant spelling of Mirrikh, the Arabic and Persian name for the planet Mars, possibly meaning "death, slaughter." 
Marinella - Italian pet form of Roman Latin Marina, meaning "of the sea." 
Mere - Maori form of English Mary, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." 
Mona - Compare with masculine form of Mona. Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Muadhnait, meaning "little noble one."
Malaika - Arabic name meaning "angels."
Masego - African Tswana name meaning "blessings."
Malone - Irish surname transferred to forename use, from an Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Maoil Eoin, meaning "devotee of St. Eoin (John)."
Mikoláš - Czech form of Greek Nikolaos, meaning "victor of the people." 
Maddox - English surname transferred to forename use, from the Welsh personal name Madog, meaning "little fortunate one" or "little good one."
Moriya - Variant spelling of Hebrew Mowriyah, meaning "chosen by God." 
Morgan -  Welsh name, derived from ancient Celtic Morcant, probably meaning "sea circle." In use by the English as a unisex name.
Mayumi - Japanese name meaning "true bow (archery)."
Murphy - Irish surname transferred to forename use, from an Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Murchadha "descendant of Murchadh," hence "sea-warrior."
Monika - English variant spelling of Latin Monica, possibly meaning "advise, counsel."
Micha - Variant spelling of English Michah, meaning "who is like God?"
Mano - Hawaiian name meaning "passionate lover; shark."
Michayla - Variant spelling of English Michaela, meaning "who is like God?"
Montserrat - Catalan name derived from the name of a mountain near Barcelona, derived from Latin mons serratus, meaning "jagged mountain."
Maverick - English surname transferred to forename use, derived from the vocabulary word maverick, originally meaning "unbranded range animal." This was the surname of Samuel Maverick (1803-1870), a Texas cattleman who refused to brand his cattle. Its use as a personal name first began in the early 1990s after the release of the movie "Maverick" starring Mel Gibson. The sense of "unconventional person," is first recorded in 1886, and seems to have developed from the notion of being "independent, masterless."
Munashe - African Shona unisex name meaning "with God."
Marshal - Variant spelling of English Marshall, meaning either "keeper of horses" or "shoeing smith."
Mignon - English name derived from the French word mignon, meaning "charming, delicate, pretty." 
Madoline - English variant spelling of French Madeline, meaning "of Magdala."
Margarid - Armenian form of Greek Margarites, meaning "pearl."
Mahshid - Persian name meaning "moonlight."
Marley - Variant spelling of English Marlie, meaning "rebel of Magdala." 
Missy - Pet form of English Melissa, meaning "honey-sap."
Mehrdad - A derivative of Middle Persian Mihrdat, meaning "given by Mihr."
Melech - Anglicized form of Hebrew Melek, meaning "king." In the bible, this is the name of the second son of Micah.
Mateusz - Polish form of Greek Mattathias, meaning "gift of God."
Mosi - African Swahili name meaning "first born child."
Marsha - English variant spelling of Latin Marcia, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Maris - English religious name derived from the last element of a title of the Virgin Mary, stella maris, "star of the sea," hence "of the sea." Compare with masculine Maris.
Mahala - Variant spelling of English unisex Mahalah, meaning "disease." 
Malia - Hawaiian form of Latin Maria, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Methuselah - Anglicized form of Hebrew Methuwshelach, meaning "man of the dart." In the bible, this is the name of a son of Enoch. He lived to the age of 969 years. 
Margot - Pet form of French Marguerite, meaning "pearl."
Miha - Short form of Slovene Mihael, meaning "who is like God?"
Megane - French form of Welsh Megan, meaning "pearl."
Marvin - Variant spelling of English Mervin, meaning "marrow-eminent." 
Minori - Japanese unisex name meaning "truth."
Makkitotosimew - Native American Algonquin name meaning "she has large breasts."
Michaela - Feminine form of English Michael, meaning "who is like God?"
Mikele - Feminine form of Basque Mikel, meaning "who is like God?"
Morris - Medieval English form of Roman Latin Maurice, meaning "dark-skinned; Moor."
Mallory - English surname transferred to unisex forename use, derived from a Norman French byname for an unfortunate person, from Old French malheure, meaning "unfortunate, unhappy, unlucky."
Mardochaios - Greek form of Akkadian Marduk ("solar calf"), probably meaning "death and emptiness." In mythology, Marduk is the name of a god said to have killed a dragon named Tiamat. In the bible, he is known by the Hebrew name Merodach, and is a Babylonian idol, probably the planet Mars, which like Saturn was regarded by ancient Semites as the author of bloodshed and slaughter, and was propitiated with human victims.
Maurus - Latin byname meaning "dark-skinned; Moor."
Montana - English name derived from the state name, meaning "mountainous."
Malachi - Anglicized form of Hebrew Malakiy, meaning "my messenger." In the bible, this is the name of the last of the Hebrew prophets.
Moira - Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Máire, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." 
Marian - Medieval variant spelling of French Marion, meaning "little rebel." Compare with masculine Marian.
Marijana - Feminine form of Croatian/Slovene Marijan, meaning "like Marius."
Marjory - Variant spelling of English Marjorie, meaning "pearl."
Marylyn - Variant spelling of English Marilyn, meaning "rebel-lake."
Magdalone - Danish form of Greek Magdalēnē, meaning "of Magdala."
Mathew - Variant spelling of English Matthew, meaning "gift of God."
Madyson - Feminine form of English unisex Madison, meaning "son of Madde."
Modesty - English name derived from the vocabulary word, from Middle French modestie, from Latin modestus, meaning "moderate, sober."
Madisyn - Feminine variant spelling of English unisex Madison, meaning "son of Madde."
Mihaela - Feminine form of Slovene Mihael and Romanian Mihai, both meaning "who is like God?"
Moshe - Hebrew name meaning "drawn out." In the bible, this is the name of the leader who brought the Israelites out of bondage and led them to the promised land. 
Micky - Pet form of English Michael, meaning "who is like God?"
Makani - Hawaiian name meaning "wind."
Mirza - Persian name meaning "prince."
Mitzi - German pet form of Latin Maria, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." 
Martyna - Feminine form of Polish Martyn, meaning "of/like Mars."
Maike - Frisian pet form of Latin Maria, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Maegan - Variant spelling of English Meagan, meaning "pearl."
Mingyu - Chinese name meaning "bright jade."
Marshall - English surname transferred to forename use, from a Norman French occupational term denoting someone who was a "keeper of horses," composed of the Germanic elements morah "horse" and scalc "servant." By the time it became a surname it had acquired the meaning "shoeing smith."
Moyolehuani -  Nahuatlunisex name meaning "enamored one."
Mayra - Elaborated form of English May, a pet form of English Margaret "pearl" and Mary "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Mirjeta - Albanian name composed of the elements mire "good," and jete "life," hence "good life."
Midge - Variant spelling of English Madge, meaning "pearl."
Mercedes - Spanish name derived from a title of the Virgin Mary, María de las Mercedes ("Mary of Mercies"), meaning "mercies."
Maponos - Celtic myth name of a god of youth and music, meaning "divine son." 
Misi - Pet form of Hungarian Mihály, meaning "who is like God?"
Maddalena - Italian form of Latin Madelina, meaning "of Magdala."
Manabu - Japanese name meaning "learn."
Masoud - Arabic name meaning "fortunate, lucky."
Meryem - Turkish form of Hebrew Miryam, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." 
Massimo - Italian form of Latin Maximus, meaning "the greatest."
Merrick - English surname transferred to forename use, from an Old Norman French personal name composed of the Germanic elements mari/meri "fame" and ric "power," hence "famous power." 
Mildred - Modern spelling of Middle English Mildredd, meaning "gentle strength."
Milan - Czech name derived from Slavic mil, meaning "favor, grace." 
Michelle - Feminine form of French Michel, meaning "who is like God?"
Minu - Variant spelling of Persian Minoo, meaning "heaven, paradise."
Máirín - Pet form of Irish Gaelic Máire, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Momoe - Japanese name meaning "hundred blessings."
Melody - English name derived from the vocabulary word, meaning "melody."
Manny - Pet form of English Immanuel, meaning "God is with us."
Marlie - Pet form of English Marleen, meaning "rebel of Magdala." 
Maleagant - In Arthurian legend, this is the name of a Knight of theRound Table. He later became a villain when he abducted Guinevere. She was rescued by Lancelot and Gawain. Maleagant was the son of King Bagdemagus of Gorre. 
Meirit - Variant form of Hebrew Meiri, meaning "giving light." 
Manasseh - Anglicized form of Hebrew Menashsheh, meaning "causing to forget" or "one who forgets." In the bible, this is the name of several characters, including the eldest son of Joseph.
Maggie - Pet form of English Margaret, meaning "pearl."
Meti - Egyptian name meaning "righteous."
Mengyao - Chinese name meaning "may the child be as good and wise as Mencius (Meng-Ke) and Yao."
Mairéad - Irish Gaelic form of Greek Margarites, meaning "pearl."
Melveen - Feminine form of English Melvin, meaning "bad settlement." 
Mina -   Chamoru name meaning "mine."
Miruna - Romanian name, derived from the Slavic element mir, meaning "peace."
Matti - Finnish form of Greek Mattathias, meaning "gift of God."
Millicent - Variant spelling of English Milicent, meaning "strong worker."
Morpheus - Greek name derived from the word morphe, meaning "form, shape." In mythology, this is the name of a god of dreams.
Murray - Scottish surname transferred to forename use, from an Anglicized form of Scottish Gaelic Muireach, meaning "sea warrior."
Mollie - Variant spelling of English Molly, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." 
Madara - Latvian name derived from the name of a flowering plant known in English as "bedstraw, cleavers."
Michaelo - Esperanto form of English Michael, meaning "who is like God?"
Marielle - Pet form of French Marie, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Mamoru - Japanese name meaning "protector."
Muhsina - Feminine form of Arabic Muhsin, meaning "beneficent."
Mauri - Finnish form of Roman Latin Maurice, meaning "dark-skinned; Moor." 
Malwine - German form of Scottish Malvina, meaning "smooth-brow."
Marquis - English name derived from the French title for the "governor of a border country," from Old French marchis ("border country"). A Marquis ranks just below a Duke. 
Madalina - Romanian form of Latin Madelina, meaning "of Magdala."
Myriam - Variant spelling of English Miriam, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." 
Murdock - Scottish surname transferred to forename use, from an Anglicized form of Gaelic Muireadhach, meaning "sea warrior."
Michi - Japanese unisex name meaning "pathway."
Magda -   Short form of various Germanic forms of Greek Magdalēnē, meaning "of Magdala."
Makatza - Basque name meaning "untamed; wild."
Manolete - Pet form of Spanish Manuel, meaning "God is with us."
Menelaos - Greek name composed of the elements meno "to last, withstand" and laos "the people," hence "withstanding the people." In mythology, this is the name of a king of Sparta.
Masud - Variant spelling of Arabic Masoud, meaning "fortunate, lucky."
Mentor - Greek name derived from the word menos, meaning "spirit." In mythology, this is the name of the son of Álkimos.
Margaux - Variant spelling of French Margot, meaning "pearl."
Mahnaz - Persian name meaning "glory of the moon."
Modron - Welsh Arthurian legend name of the daughter of Avallach, mother of Mabon, and probably the prototype of Morgan le Fay, meaning "divine mother."
Mimmi - Pet form of Finnish Vilhelmiina, meaning "will-helmet."
Mahali - Anglicized form of Hebrew Machliy, meaning "sick." In the bible, this is the name of a son of Merari. Also spelled Mahli.
Mansur - Arabic name meaning "victorious."
Manisha - Hindi name meaning "wisdom." In mythology, this is the name of a goddess of the mind.
Mahmood - Variant spelling of Arabic Mahmud, meaning "praiseworthy."
Mikko - Finnish form of Greek Michaēl, meaning "who is like God?"
Marybeth - English compound name composed of Mary "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion" and Beth "God is my oath." 
Maidie - From an English byname derived from a pet form of the word maid, meaning "young woman." 
Montse - Short form of Catalan Montserrat, meaning "jagged mountain."
Marlee - Variant spelling of English Marlie, meaning "rebel of Magdala." 
Miklós - Hungarian form of Greek Nikolaos, meaning "victor of the people." 
Meinir - Welsh name composed of the elements main "slender" and hir "tall," hence "tall and slender."
Myrina - Greek name possibly meaning "swiftly bounding." In mythology, this is the name of a warrior queen of the Amazons who defeated the people of Atlantis.
Mireille - Pet form of French Provençal Mireio, meaning "to admire."
Miriam - Anglicized form of Hebrew Miryam, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." In the bible, this is the name of a woman of Judah, and the sister of Aaron and Moses.
Mojisola - African Yoruba name meaning "wake up to wealth."
Michel - French form of Greek Michaēl, meaning "who is like God?"
Manfred - Old German name composed of the elements magin "strength" and fred/frid "peace," hence "strong peace."
Matt - Short form of English Matthew, meaning "gift of God."
Malen - Basque form of Latin Madelina, meaning "of Magdala."
Matthaios - Contracted form of Greek Maththaios, meaning "gift of God." In the bible, this is the name of a son of Alphaeus, one of the twelve disciples.
Masami - Japanese name meaning "elegant beauty."
Munir - Arabic name meaning "bright, shining."
Modeste - French form of Roman Latin Modestus, meaning "moderate, sober."
Mercia - Latin form of English Mercy, meaning "mercy."
Melbourne - English surname transferred to forename use, composed of the Old English elements mylla "mill" and burne "stream," hence "mill stream."
Maxene - Variant spelling of English Maxine, meaning either "the greatest rival" or "the stream of Mack." 
Mignonette - English name derived from a diminutive form of the French word mignon ("charming, delicate, pretty"), hence "little delicate one." 
Mielikki - Finnish name derived from the word mieli which can have many meanings ("desire, feeling, heart, mind, mood, pleasure"), but its central meaning is "mind." In mythology, this is the name of a goddess of forests and healing, whose symbol is the unicorn. 
Margery - Medieval form of English Margaret, meaning "pearl."
Margaréta - Hungarian form of Greek Margarites, meaning "pearl."
Meredydd - Variant spelling of Welsh Maredudd, probably meaning "sea day" or "sea sun."
Mirjami - Finnish form of Hebrew Miryam, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." 
Micheil - Scottish Gaelic form of Greek Michaēl, meaning "who is like God?"
Mektild - Scandinavian form of Teutonic Mechthild, meaning "mighty in battle."
Masahiro - Japanese name meaning "justice prospers."
Makawee - Native American Sioux name meaning "mothering."
Merilyn - Variant spelling of English Marilyn, meaning "rebel-lake."
Moyses - Greek form of Hebrew Moshe, meaning "drawn out." In the bible, this is the name of the leader who brought the Israelites out of bondage and led them to the promised land. 
Mack - Originally a short form of surnames, mostly Scottish, beginning with Mac-, meaning "son of," it is now sometimes given as a forename. 
Marjo - Finnish form of Greek Maria, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Munira - Feminine form of Arabic Munir, meaning "bright, shining."
Martius - Extended form of Latin Martis, meaning "of/like Mars."
Michiko - Japanese name meaning "beautiful wise child."
Marianne - French form of Latin Marianna, meaning "like Marius."
Maha - Arabic name meaning "moon."
Madonna - English name derived from a Latin title of the Virgin Mary, meaning "my lady."
Miyuki - Japanese name meaning 1) "beautiful fortune/happiness," 2) "beautiful snow," or 3) "deep snow."
Modest - Russian form of Roman Latin Modestus, meaning "moderate, sober."
Makelina - Hawaiian form of Latin Magdalena, meaning "of Magdala."
Maolgfhoghmhair - Old Irish Gaelic name meaning "chief of harvest."
Mundoo - Native American Algonquinname for the "Great Spirit," but it was applied to "the devil" by the first Christianmissionaries.
Meng - Chinese name meaning "eldest son."
Mehmed - Turkish form of Arabic Mahmud, meaning "praiseworthy."
Matthias - Anglicized form of Greek Maththias, meaning "gift of God." In the bible, this is the name of the apostle who took the place of Judas Iscariot.
Meoquanee - Native American Cheyenne name meaning "wears red."
Masterman - English occupational surname transferred to forename use, meaning "man of the master," i.e. "retainer" or "servant."
Miho - Japanese name meaning 1) "beautiful guarantee" or "beautiful sail." Compare with masculine Miho. 
Mónica - Spanish form of Latin Monica, possibly meaning "advise, counsel."
Menahem - Anglicized form of Hebrew Menachem, meaning "comforter." In the bible, this is the name of a king of Israel who was notorious for his cruelty.
Masika - Egyptian name meaning "born during rain."
Meirong - Chinese name meaning "beauty flourishing."
Matxin - Basque form of Latin Martinus, meaning "of/like Mars."
Mykhaylo - Variant spelling of Ukrainian Mykhailo, meaning "who is like God?"
Marni - English pet form of Roman Latin Marina, meaning "of the sea."
Meili - Old Norse name of a brother of Thor. Meaning unknown.
Machk - Native American Algonquin name meaning "bear."
Manasses - Greek form of Hebrew Menashsheh, meaning "causing to forget" or "one who forgets." In the bible, this is the name of several characters, including the eldest son of Joseph.
Madelyn - English variant spelling of French Madeline, meaning "of Magdala."
Meryl - Variant spelling of English unisex Merrill, meaning "sea-bright."
Meallán - Irish Gaelic name which was probably originally a byname for a short stocky person, composed of the elements meall "knot, lump" and a diminutive suffix, hence "little lump."
Miljan - Serbian name meaning "charming."
Methoataske - Native American Shawnee name meaning "turtle laying its eggs."
Matviyko - Ukrainian form of Greek Mattathias, meaning "gift of God."
Maoileachlainn - Variant spelling of Irish Gaelic Maeleachlainn, meaning "devotee of Seachlainn."
Máire - Irish Gaelic form of Greek Maria, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Marcellus - Roman Latin name meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Maximinus - Roman family name derived from Latin Maximus, meaning "the greatest."
Mshai - Egyptian name meaning "traveler."
Maresol - Variant spelling of Spanish Marisol, meaning "rebellious-sun."
Marsaili - Scottish Gaelic form of Latin Marcia, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Marica -   Pet form of Hungarian Mária, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Meydad - Hebrew name meaning "love." In the bible, this is the name of a prophet who lived in the time of Moses. Medad is the Anglicized form.
Modesto - Italian, Portuguese and Spanish form of Roman Latin Modestus, meaning "moderate, sober."
Marik - Variant spelling of Czech/Polish Marek, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Mihammad - Variant form of Arabic Muhammad, meaning "praiseworthy."
Marjukka - Finnish pet form of Dutch/Finnish Marja, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Machakw - Native American Hopi name meaning "horny toad."
Menachem - Hebrew name meaning "comforter." In the bible, this is the name of a king of Israel who was notorious for his cruelty.
Murali - Hindi myth name attributed to Krishna, meaning "flute."
Melodia - Chamoru name meaning "melody; song."
Machteld - Dutch form of Teutonic Mechthild, meaning "mighty in battle."
Monta - Feminine form of English Monty, meaning "pointed hill."
Mendia - Basque name meaning "mountain."
Manley - English surname transferred to forename use, from the name of various places composed of the Old English elements (ge)mæne "common, shared" and leah "meadow, pasture," hence "common meadow." Its choice as a forename is probably due to its similarity to the word manly.
Murdina - Feminine form of Scottish Murdoch, meaning "sea warrior."
Myfanwy - Welsh name composed of the elements my "my" and banw "woman," hence "my woman."
Makkapitew - Native American Algonquin name meaning "he has large teeth."
Mihály - Hungarian form of Greek Michaēl, meaning "who is like God?"
Mirari - Basque name meaning "miracle."
Meital - Hebrew name meaning "dew drops."
Martta - Finnish form of Greek Martha, meaning "lady, mistress." 
Mihr - Persian name derived from Avestan Mithra, meaning "alliance; contract; a means of binding."
Mellan - Variant spelling of Irish Meallán, meaning "little lump."
Mykola - Ukrainian form of Greek Michaēl, meaning "who is like God?"
Maricruz - Contracted form of Spanish María Cruz, meaning "rebel-cross."
Miyaoaxochitl -  Nahuatl name meaning "maize tassel flower."
Manfried - Variant spelling of German Manfred, meaning "strong peace."
Merianus - Variant form of Roman Latin Merinus, meaning "of the sea." This is the legendary name of a king of the Britons who was preceded by Clotenus.
Milisent - English variant spelling of Norman French Melisent, meaning "strong worker."
Mererid - Feminine form of Welsh Meredydd, probably meaning "sea day" or "sea sun."
Milburn - English surname transferred to forename use, from the name of a place in Cumbria, composed of the Old English elements mylen "mill" and burna "stream," hence "mill-stream."
Moray - Scottish form of English Murray, meaning "sea warrior."
Milburga - Anglo-Saxon name composed of the Old English elements milde "gentle" and burg "fortress," hence "gentle fortress."
Maitland - English and Scottish surname transferred to forename use, derived from a byname for an ungracious person, from Anglo-Norman French maltalent/mautalent, meaning "bad tempered." 
Matthieu - Variant spelling of French Mathieu, meaning "gift of God."
Meshech - Anglicized form of Hebrew Meshek, meaning "to draw." In the bible, this is the name of a son of Japheth.
Mabella - Pet form of English Mabel, meaning "lovable." 
Maiara - Native American Tupi name meaning "wise."
Mauricio - Portuguese and Spanish form of Latin Mauricius, meaning "dark-skinned; Moor."
Mórríghan - Irish myth name of a goddess of death and war, derived from Mhór Rioghain, meaning "great queen."
Malwina - Polish form of Scottish Malvina, meaning "smooth-brow."
Maurits - Dutch form of Roman Latin Maurice, meaning "dark-skinned; Moor." 
Martixa - Basque form of Spanish Martina, meaning "of/like Mars." 
Mukantagara - Egyptian name meaning "born during war."
Marigold - English name derived from the flower name, composed of the name Mary "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion" and the word "gold."
Maneesh - Variant spelling of Hindi Manish, meaning "god of the mind."
Muireann - Irish Gaelic name composed of the elements muir "sea" and fionn "blessed, fair, white," hence "sea-fair." In mythology, this is the name of the mother of Fionn mac Cumhail.
Mohandas - Hindi name meaning "servant of Mohan."
Monna - Variant spelling of English Mona, meaning "little noble one" or "advise, counsel." 
Marcelon - Diminutive form of French Marcel "defense" or "of the sea," hence "little one of the sea."
Macarius - Latin form of Greek Makarios, meaning "blessed."
Machlon - Variant spelling of Hebrew Machlown, meaning "sick." 
Motel - Pet form of Yiddish Mordche, meaning "devotee of Marduk." 
Macsen - Welsh form of Latin Maxim, meaning "the greatest rival." 
Miguela - Feminine form of Spanish Miguel, meaning "who is like God?"
Mihael - Slovene form of Greek Michaēl, meaning "who is like God?"
Minoru - Japanese name meaning "truth."
Murdann - Feminine form of Scottish Murdoch, meaning "sea warrior."
Malger - Short form of German Amalger, meaning "work-spear." 
Medusa - Latin form of Greek Medousa, meaning "guardian." In mythology, this is the name of one of the three Gorgons who had snakes for hair, and whose glance turned anyone who looked at them to stone. She was the only Gorgon who was mortal.
Malie - Hawaiian name meaning "calm."
Magdalena - Latin form of Greek Magdalēnē, meaning "of Magdala." In use by the Germans, Scandinavians and Spanish.
Mavourneen - Irish name derived from the phrase mo múirnín, meaning "my honey, my sweet one."
Matryosha - Pet form of Russian Matryona, meaning "lady."
Momig - Armenian name meaning "little candle."
Mithra - Avestan myth name of the son of Ahura Mazda, derived from the proto-Indo-Iranian word *mitra, meaning "contract, covenant, oath, promise, treaty," from the root mi- "to bind," all of which seems to indicate the basic meaning "alliance; contract; a means of binding."
Momchil - Bulgarian name derived from the word momche, meaning "boy, youth."
Miroslava - Feminine form of Czech Miroslav, meaning "peace-glory."
Maqqedah - Hebrew name meaning "place of shepherds." In the bible, this is the name of a place in Judah, near Beth Horon, mentioned in Joshua 15:41.  
Mannus - Teutonic name derived from the same root as Persian Manu, meaning "man," as in homo sapiens. In mythology, this is the name of the progenitor of the human race.
Maurentius - Gallo-Roman name meaning "of the Moors."
Missie - Variant spelling of English Missy, meaning "honey-sap."
Moishe - Yiddish form of Hebrew Moshe, meaning "drawn out."
Muirín - Variant spelling of Irish Gaelic Muirgen, meaning "born of the sea."
Marietta - Italian diminutive form of Latin Maria, meaning "little rebel."
Metin - Turkish name meaning "strong."
Mukamutara - Egyptian name meaning "daughter of Mutara."
Mintha - Latin form of Greek Minthe, meaning "mint." In mythology, this is the name of a water nymph who was turned into a mint plant.
Modestine - Feminine form of French Modeste, meaning "moderate, sober."
Maurycy - Polish form of Roman Latin Maurice, meaning "dark-skinned; Moor." 
Medakse - Armenian name meaning "silky."
Marlis - Contracted form of German Maria Liese, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion" and "God is my oath." 
Miw-sher - Egyptian name meaning "kitten."
Methuwshelach - Hebrew name meaning "man of the dart." In the bible, this is the name of a son of Enoch. He lived to the age of 969 years. 
Mendebal - Basque name meaning "west."
Marlowe - English surname transferred to forename use, from a place name in Buckinghamshire, composed of the Old English elements mere "lake, pool" and lafe "leavings, remnants," hence, "marshland."
Mowriyah - Hebrew name meaning "chosen by God." In the bible, this is the name of the mountain where Abraham prepared to sacrifice Isaac to God.
Maurice - Contracted form of Roman Latin Mauricius, meaning "dark-skinned; Moor." Introduced to Britain by the Normans. Infrequently used by the French and English.
Mabelle - English name derived from the French phrase ma belle, meaning "my beautiful one."
Marieke - Pet form of Dutch Marja, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Midyan - Hebrew name meaning "strife, war." In the bible, this is the name of a son of Abraham.
Modesta - Feminine form of Roman Latin Modestus, meaning "moderate, sober."
Melqart - Persian form of Phoenician Milk-Qart, meaning "king of the city." In mythology, this is the name of the tutelary god of Tyre. Some believe Melqart began as a sea god.
Maija - Finnish form of Greek Maria, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Mareike - German pet form of Latin Maria, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Midir - Irish name of unknown meaning. In Celtic mythology, this is the name of a lord of the underworld, the husband of Fuamnach.
Mathis - French and German form of Greek Mattathias, meaning "gift of God."
Merideth - Feminine variant of English unisex Meredith, meaning "sea day" or "sea sun."
Merla - Feminine form of English unisex Merle, meaning "blackbird."
Meghrig - Armenian name meaning "a bit of honey."
Mgrditch - Armenian name meaning "Baptist."
Mukki - Native American Algonquin name meaning "child."
Mauger - Short form of Norman French Amauger, meaning "work-spear."
Marijan - Croatian and Slovene form of Roman Latin Marian, meaning "like Marius."
Marcellino - Italian form of Roman Latin Marcellinus, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Macaria - Feminine form of Spanish Macario, meaning "blessed."
Minta - English form of Latin Mintha, meaning "mint." 
Mauld - Middle English form of Norman French Mathilde, meaning "mighty in battle."
Murdoch - Anglicized form of Scottish Gaelic Muireadhach, meaning "sea warrior."
Manfrid - Variant spelling of German Manfred, meaning "strong peace."
Marcelline - Feminine form of French Marcellin, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Mitja - Pet form of Slovene Dimitrij, meaning "loves the earth" or "follower of Demeter."
Mikki - Pet form of English Michaela, meaning "who is like God?"
Marissa - Modern English name derived from Latin maris, meaning "of the sea."
Martinus - Variant form of Roman Latin Martius, meaning "of/like Mars."
Mahinder - Variant spelling of Hindi Mahendra, meaning "great-Indra."
Melpomenê - Greek name meaning "choir." In mythology, this is the name of the muse of tragedy.
Mads - Danish form of Greek Mattathias, meaning "gift of God." 
Medb - Old Irish Gaelic name, meaning "intoxicating." In mythology, this is the name of a warrior queen of Connacht, the wife of Ailill.
Melchor - Spanish form of biblical Melchior, meaning "king of light."
Mordechai -  Variant spelling of English Mordecai, meaning "devotee of Marduk (Mars)" or "little man."
Maninder - Variant form of Hindi Manindra, meaning "mind of Indra."
Marcin - Polish form of Roman Latin Martinus, meaning "of/like Mars."
Makram - Arabic name meaning "generous."
Martinho - Portuguese form of Latin Martinus, meaning "of/like Mars."
Maleko - Hawaiian form of English Mark, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Meg - Pet form of English Margaret, meaning "pearl."
Maurine - Variant spelling of English Maureen, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Malila - Native American Miwok name meaning "fast salmon swimming up a rippling stream."
Maitane - Basque name meaning "love."
Miia - Pet form of Finnish Maaria, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Miyoko - Japanese name meaning "beautiful generation child."
Markrid - Armenian form of Greek Margarites, meaning "pearl."
Merrion - Variant spelling of Welsh Meirion, meaning "like Marius."
Michèle - Feminine form of French Michel, meaning "who is like God?" 
Miro - Short form of Slavic names beginning with Mir-, meaning "peace."
Melva - Feminine form of English Melvin, meaning "bad settlement." 
Masako - Japanese name meaning 1) "elegant child" or 2) "flourishing child."
Murdag - Feminine form of Scottish Murdoch, meaning "sea warrior."
Mitchell - English surname transferred to forename use, from a medieval form of Michael, meaning "who islike God?" 
Mayson - Variant spelling of English Mason, meaning "stone-worker."
Martis - A derivative of Roman Latin Mars, meaning "of/like Mars."
Marilynn - Variant spelling of English Marilyn, meaning "rebel-lake."
Melika - Hawaiian form of Greek Melissa, meaning "honey-sap." 
Makari - Variant spelling of Russian Makariy, meaning "blessed."
Marthe - French and German form of Greek Martha, meaning "lady, mistress." 
Meonothai - Hebrew name meaning "habitations of Jehovah" or "my habitations." In the bible, this is the name of the father of Ophrah.
Madhukar - Hindi name meaning "bee."
Magalie - Possibly a pet form of French Marguerite, meaning "pearl."
Merlín - Spanish form of Latin Merlinus, meaning "sea fort."
Matryoshka - Pet form of Russian Matryona, meaning "lady."
Mandi - Variant spelling of English Mandy, meaning "lovable."
Minsheng - Chinese name meaning "voice of the people."
Maybelline - Pet form of English Mabel, meaning "lovable."
Moll - Short form of English Molly, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." 
Morwen - Short form of Cornish/Welsh Morwenna, meaning "maiden."
Morgana - Elaborated form of Welsh Morgan, probably meaning "sea circle."
Malene - Danish contracted form of Latin Magdalena, meaning "of Magdala."
Makednos - Greek name derived from the word makedones, meaning "the high/tall one." In mythology, this is the name of a son of Zeus and Thyia.
Melchiorre - Italian form of biblical Melchior, meaning "king of light."
Mikil - Hawaiian name meaning "nimble; quick."
Merav - Variant spelling of Hebrew Merab, meaning "increase, multiplication." 
Muiriartach - Modern form of Scottish Gaelic Muicheachtach, meaning "skilled seaman."
Magdalina - Russian form of Greek Magdalēnē, meaning "of Magdala."
Martí - Catalan form of Latin Martinus, meaning "of/like Mars."
Marianus - Roman Latin family name meaning "like Marius."
Marshan - Modern English blend of Marsha "defense" or "of the sea" and Anne "favor; grace."
Mädchen - English name derived from the German word for "girl."
Momoko - Japanese name meaning "peach child."
Miliani - Hawaiian name meaning "gentle caress."
Mashel - Yiddish form of Hebrew Asher, meaning "happy."
Miep - Dutch pet form of Dutch/Finnish Marja, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Madoka - Japanese unisex name meaning 1) "circle" or 2) "circle, flower."
Matityahu - Variant form of Hebrew Matitya, meaning "gift of God."
Manuelita - Pet form of Spanish Manuela, meaning "God is with us."
Mat - Variant spelling of English Matt, meaning "gift of God."
Malachy -   Variant spelling of English Malachi, meaning "my messenger."
Madog - Welsh name derived from a diminutive form of the word mad "fortunate, good," hence "little fortunate one" or "little good one."
Marjani - African Swahili name meaning "coral."
Malcom - Variant spelling of English Malcolm, meaning "devotee ofSt. Columba."  
Midhat - Arabic name meaning "eulogy, praise."
Maciej - Polish form of Greek Mattathias, meaning "gift of God." 
Mahpee - Native American Sioux name meaning "sky."
Matthildur - Icelandic form of Latin Mathilda, meaning "mighty in battle."
Machliy - (מַחְלִי): Hebrew name meaning "sick." In the bible, this is the name of a son of Merari.
Mervyn - Anglicized form of Welsh Merfyn, meaning "marrow-eminent."
Meagan - Modern English form of Welsh Megan, meaning "pearl."
Meghranoush - Armenian name meaning "sweet ashoney."
Madalyn - English variant spelling of French Madeline, meaning "of Magdala."
Mirabelle - French form of Latin Mirabella, meaning "wonderful."
Manuela - Feminine form of Spanish Manuel, meaning "God is with us."
Metushael - Variant spelling of English Methusael, meaning "man of God."
Madlyn - Contracted form of English Madelyn, meaning "of Magdala."
Moriah - Anglicized form of Hebrew Mowriyah, meaning "chosen by God." In the bible, this is the name of the mountain where Abraham prepared to sacrifice Isaac to God.
Márcia - Portuguese form of Roman Latin Marcia, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Myrine - Variant spelling of Greek Myrina, possibly meaning "swiftly bounding."
Malvina - This name was invented by the Scottish poet James Macpherson, based on the Gaelic term mala mhin, meaning "smooth-brow." 
Madrona - Variant spelling of Latin Matrona, meaning "lady."
Machlown - Hebrew name meaning "sick." In the bible, this is the name of the son of Elimelech and Naomi.
Morvarid - Persian form of Latin Margarita (English Margaret), meaning "pearl."
Mateja - Feminine form of Slovene Matej, meaning "gift of God."
Maryann - Variant spelling of English Maryanne, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion" and "favor/grace."
Mathieu - French form of Hebrew Mattithyah, meaning "gift of God."
Marcelino - Portuguese and Spanish form of Roman Latin Marcellinus, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Mavreena - Variant spelling of English Maureen, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Mikhaila - Variant spelling of Ukrainian Mykhaila, meaning "who is like God?" 
Mogens - Danish form of Roman Latin Magnus, meaning "great."
Marcelo - Portuguese and Spanish form of Roman Latin Marcellus, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Meztli -  Nahuatlunisex name meaning "moon."
Maedóc - Old Irish Gaelic name meaning "my dear Áedh."
Marmar - Armenian name meaning "marble."
Miyako - Japanese name meaning "beautiful night child."
Matthan - Greek form of Hebrew Mattan, meaning "a gift." In the bible, this is the name of an ancestor of Christ.
Marlena - Contracted form of Latin Maria Magdalena, meaning "rebel of Magdala." 
Mayme - Variant spelling of English Mamie, a pet form of both Mary "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion" and Margaret "pearl." 
Monserrat - Variant spelling of Catalan Montserrat, meaning "jagged mountain."
Maudie - Pet form of English Maud, meaning "mighty in battle."
Misti - Variant spelling of English Misty, meaning "dim, cloudy, vague." 
Meira - Feminine form of Hebrew Meir, meaning "giving light."
Miloš - Pet form of Czech Miloslav, meaning "favor glory."
Malachai - Variant spelling of English Malachi, meaning "my messenger."
Malati - Hindi name meaning "jasmine."
Maho - Chamoru name meaning "thirsty."
Miltiades - Old Greek name derived from the word miltos, meaning "red earth."
Medad - Anglicized form of Hebrew Meydad, meaning "love." In the bible, this is the name of a prophet who lived in the time of Moses.
Malach - Anglicized form of Hebrew unisex Malak, meaning "angel, messenger." In the bible, malak is a word used to denote a messenger from God or from a private individual.
Mo - Pet form of English Maureen, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." Compare with masculine Mo.
Minnie - Pet form of German Wilhelmina, meaning "will-helmet."
Mahlon - Anglicized form of Hebrew Machlown, meaning "sick." In the bible, this is the name of the son of Elimelech and Naomi.
Maxen - Welsh form of Latin Maxim, meaning "the greatest rival."
Maleah - English variant spelling of Hawaiian Malia, a form of Latin Maria, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Mihai - Romanian form of Greek Michaēl, meaning "who is like God?" In use by the Romani.
Minty - Pet form of English Minta, meaning "mint." 
Márkus - Hungarian form of Greek Markos, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Michaya - Variant spelling of English Micaiah, meaning "who is like God?" 
Masood - Variant spelling of Arabic Masoud, meaning "fortunate, lucky."
Manough - Armenian name meaning "infant."
Matrona - Latin name meaning "lady." Originally it meant "married, respectable, noble woman." 
Monifa -   African Yoruba name meaning "I am lucky."
Michaiah - Anglicized form of Hebrew Miyka, meaning "who is like God?" In the bible, this is the name of several characters, including the father of Mattaniah.
Mirembe - African Luganda name meaning "peace."
Maximiano - Portuguese and Spanish form of Roman Latin Maximian, meaning "the greatest."
Myron - Greek name adopted by early English Christians because of its association with the gift of myrrh given to Jesus by the Magi, derived from the Greek word myron, meaning "myrrh."
Malinda - Variant spelling of English Melinda, meaning either "black/dark serpent" or "sweet serpent."
Muna - Aramaic name meaning "counted, numbered." 
Marie - French form of Latin Maria, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Manolito - Pet form of Spanish Manuel, meaning "God is with us."
Mélissa - French form of Greek Melissa, meaning "honey-sap."
Mitch - Short form of English Mitchell, meaning "who is like God?"
Manolita - Pet form of Spanish Manuela, meaning "God is with us."
Mahir - Hebrew name meaning "expert, skilled" or "speedy."
Mingli - Chinese name meaning "bright/clear logic."
Muriel - Anglicized form of Scottish Gaelic Muireall, meaning "sea-bright."
Minerva - Roman name, possibly derived from Latin mens, meaning "intellect." In mythology, this is the name of a goddess of wisdom and war. Equated with Greek Athene.
Merab - Variant spelling of Hebrew Merav, meaning "increase, multiplication." In the bible, this is the name of the eldest daughter of King Saul. 
Maynard - English surname transferred to forename use, derived from the Norman personal name Mainard, meaning "strong and hardy."
Mitya - Pet form of Russian Dmitri, meaning "loves the earth."
Michelina - Pet form of Italian Michela, meaning "who is like God?"
Mwanajuma - African Swahili name meaning "born on Friday."
Mordecai - Anglicized form of Hebrew Mordekay, meaning "devotee of Marduk (Mars)" or "little man." In the bible, this is the name of a cousin of Queen Esther.
Margaretta - Spanish pet form of Latin Margarita, meaning "pearl."
Muhsin - Arabic name meaning "beneficent."
Minoo - Persian name meaning "heaven, paradise."
Morwenna - Cornish and Welsh name, derived from the Welsh word morwyn, meaning "maiden."
Mariella - Italian pet form of Latin Maria, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Mikayla - Variant spelling of English Michaela, meaning "who is like God?"
Miki - Japanese name meaning 1) "beautiful chronicle," 2) "beautiful princess," 3) "beautiful tree," or "priceless beauty."
Minthe - Greek name meaning "mint." In mythology, this is the name of a water nymph who was turned into a mint plant.
Maurizio - Italian form of Latin Mauricius, meaning "dark-skinned; Moor."
Meade - Variant spelling of English unisex Mead, meaning "lives by a meadow."
Madoc - Variant spelling of Welsh Madog, meaning "little fortunate one" or "little good one."
Maeve - Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Meadhbh, meaning "intoxicating." In mythology, this is the name of a warrior queen of Connacht, the wife of Ailill.
Marcell - Hungarian form of Roman Latin Marcellus, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Marisela - Elaborated form of English Maris, meaning "of the sea."
Maddison - Variant spelling of English unisex Madison, meaning "son of Madde."
Maritza - Pet form of Spanish María, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Muirgheas - Gaelic name composed of the elements muir "sea" and geas "taboo," hence "sea-taboo."
Mendel - Yiddish name derived from Hebrew Menashsheh, meaning "comforter."
Maryla - Polish pet form of Greek Maria, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Margrethe - Danish and Norwegian form of Latin Margarita, meaning "pearl."
Mechteld - Dutch form of Teutonic Mechthild, meaning "mighty in battle." 
Maththaios - Contracted form of Greek Mattathias, meaning "gift of God." In the bible, this is the name of a son of Alphaeus, one of the twelve disciples.
Murron - Scottish form of Irish Gaelic Muireann, meaning "sea-fair."
Misae - Native American Osage name meaning "white sun."
Mátyás - Hungarian form of Greek Mattathias, meaning "gift of God."
Malina -   Feminine form of English Malcolm, meaning "devotee ofSt. Columba." 
Marilena - Elaborated form of English Mary, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Maiteder - Basque form of Darlene, meaning "darling."
Maytal - Variant spelling of Hebrew Meital, meaning "dew drops."
Madalena - Portuguese form of Latin Madelina, meaning "of Magdala."
Madailéin - Irish form of French Madeline, meaning "of Magdala."
Maponus - Variant of Celtic Maponos, meaning "divine son."
Merrilyn - Variant spelling of English Marilyn, meaning "rebel-lake."
Melville - Scottish surname of Norman French origin, transferred to English forename use, from the name of various places in Normandy called Malleville, meaning "bad settlement."
Mahuizoh -  Nahuatl unisex name meaning "glorious person."
Maitiú - Old Gaelic form of French Mathieu, meaning "gift of God."
Masa - Unisex short form of Japanese names beginning with Masa-, meaning 1) "correct, just," 2) "elegant," 3) "flourishing, prosperous" 4) "genuine, true," 5) "governing, political," 6) "military." Compare with strictly masculine Masa.
Maodhóg - Modern form of Old Irish Gaelic Maedóc, "my dear Áedh."
Melite - From the Greek name for the country of Malta, from the Greek word meli, meaning "honey."
Manuel - Spanish formof Latin Emmanuel, meaning"God is with us."
Mahalia - Aramaic name meaning "fatlings" or "brain, marrow." Also spelled Mehalia.
Meifeng - Chinese name meaning "beautiful wind."
Melisizwe - African Xhosa name meaning "leader of the nation."
Mártuska - Pet form of Hungarian Márta, meaning "lady, mistress." 
Medeia - Greek name meaning "cunning." In mythology, this is the name of the sorceress who helped Jason steal the Golden Fleece from his father. When Jason later abandoned her for another woman, she got revenge by killing two of her own children fathered by him. 
Magali - Possibly a pet form of French Marguerite, meaning "pearl."
Magaskawee - Native American Sioux name meaning "graceful."
Magnhildr - Old Norse name composed of the elements magn "mighty, strong" and hildr "battle, fight," hence "mighty in battle."
Macario -  Italian, Portuguese and Spanish form of Latin Macarius, meaning "blessed."
Mercurius - Roman name related to the word merx from which we get the words "mercantile," "merchandise," "mercenary," and even "mercy." In mythology, Mercurius is a messenger god associated with Greek Hermês. Originally, though, he was a god of tradesmen and thieves. 
Matoskah - Native American Sioux name meaning "white bear."
Mbizi - Egyptian name meaning "water."
Maldwyn - Welsh form of Old High German Baldawin, meaning "brave friend."
Makaio - Hawaiian form of English Matthew, meaning "gift of God."
Mateo - Spanish form of Hebrew Mattithyah, meaning "gift of God."
Máté - Short form of Hungarian Mátyás, meaning "gift of God."
Marilene - Elaborated form of English Mary, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Mauricius - Extended form of Latin Maurus, meaning "dark-skinned; Moor."
Maxentius - Roman name derived from the Latin word maximus, meaning "the greatest."
Márton - Hungarian form of Latin Martinus, meaning "of/like Mars."
Marceau - French form of Latin Marcus, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Meta - Short form of German Margarete, meaning "pearl."
Michijo - Pet form of Esperanto Michaelo, meaning "who is like God?"
Milk-qart - Phoenician name, composed of the elements melk "king" and qart "city," hence "king of the city." In mythology, this is the name of the tutelary god of Tyre. Some believe Milk-qart began as a sea god.
Manus - Irish form of Roman Latin Magnus, meaning"great."
Modya - Pet form of Russian Modest, meaning "moderate, sober."
Moyna - English variant spelling of Celtic Moina, meaning "gentle, soft."
Marjaana - Finnish form of Greek Mariam, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Marinda - Perhaps a transposed form of English Miranda, meaning "admirable."
Munroe - Variant spelling of Irish Munro, meaning "from the mount on the river Roe." 
Mikhailo - Variant spelling of Ukrainian Mykhailo, meaning "who is like God?"
Meletê - Greek name meaning "practice." In mythology, this is the name of one of the three original Muses, before their number was increased to nine. 
Moss -   English surname transferred to forename use, derived from medieval Jewish Moss (2), meaning "drawn out."
Madge - Pet form of English Margaret, meaning "pearl."
Manoel - Portuguese form of Latin Emmanuel, meaning "God is with us."
Marzena - Polish name meaning "dreamed one." 
Morrigan - Variant spelling of Irish Mórríghan, meaning "great queen."
Mainchín - Irish Gaelic name composed of the word manach "monk" and a diminutive suffix, hence "little monk."
Máximo - Spanish form of Latin Maximus, meaning "the greatest."
Margaret -  English form of French Marguerite, meaning "pearl."
Manjola - Albanian form of English Magnolia, meaning "magnolia tree."
Mihailo - Serbian form of Greek Michaēl, meaning "who is like God?"
Magnolia - English name derived from the name of the flowering tree. 
Marjolijn - Dutch form of French Marjolaine, meaning "marjoram."
Marcelyn - English variant spelling of French Marceline, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Mirče - Slavic name derived from the word mir, meaning "peace." 
Mafalda - Italian form of Latin Mathilda, meaning "mighty in battle."
Màiri - Scottish form of Greek Maria, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Marcellin - French form of Roman Latin Marcellinus, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Martyn - Polish form of Latin Martinus, meaning "of/like Mars."
Morrissey - Irish surname transferred to forename use, from an Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Muirgheasa "descendant of Muirgheas," hence "sea-taboo." 
Matjaž - Slovene form of Greek Mattathias, meaning "gift of God."
Mykhailo - Ukrainian form of Greek Michaēl, meaning "who is like God?"
Marci - Pet form of Roman Latin Marcia, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Madu - Egyptian name meaning "of the people."
Mechthild - Teutonic form of Gothic Mahthildis, meaning "mighty in battle." 
Malka - Hebrew unisex name meaning "queen" for girls and "king" for boys. 
Merfyn - Old Welsh name composed of the elements mer "marrow" and myn "eminent," hence "marrow-eminent."
Michal - Anglicized form of Hebrew Miykal, meaning "who is like God." In the bible, this is the name of a daughter of king Saul. Compare with masculine Michal.
Maso - Short form of Italian Tommaso, meaning "twin."
Maximilien - French form of Roman Latin Maximilianus, meaning "the greatest rival."
Merritt - English surname transferred to unisex forename use, from the Old English term moere gaet, meaning "boundary gate." 
Matija - Slavic form of Greek Mattathias, meaning "gift of God."
Mårten - Swedish form of Latin Martinus, meaning "of/like Mars."
Mózes - Hungarian form of Greek Moyses, meaning "drawn out."
Marijn - Dutch unisex form of Roman Latin Marinus, meaning "of the sea."
Moswen - Egyptian name meaning "white."
Masayuki - Japanese name meaning "correct happiness."
Madlenka - Pet form of Czech and Slovak Magdaléna, meaning "of Magdala."
Marleen - English variant form of Latin Marlena, meaning "rebel of Magdala." 
Malgier - Norman French form of German Malger, meaning "work-spear."
Médée - French form of Latin Medea, meaning "cunning."
Maskini - Egyptian name meaning "poor."
Makedon - A contracted form of Greek Makednos, meaning "the high/tall one."
Malakiy - Hebrew name meaning "my messenger." In the bible, this is the name of the last of the Hebrew prophets.
Marloes - Contracted form of Dutch Maria Loes, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion" and "famous warrior." 
Manlius - Roman family name, derived from the personal name Manius, meaning "morning."
Malasintha - Teutonic form of Gothic Amalasuintha, meaning "strong worker."
Meliora - Modern English name derived from the Latin word meliora, meaning "always improving."
Melvyn - Variant spelling of English Melvin, meaning "bad settlement." 
Maxine - Feminine form of English Max, meaning either "the greatest rival" or "the stream of Mack." 
Mesech - Anglicized form of Hebrew Meshek, meaning "to draw." In the bible, this is the name of a son of Japheth.
Matanya - Variant spelling of Hebrew Mattanyah, meaning "gift of God." 
Matlal -  Nahuatlname meaning "dark green; or net."
Makoto - Japanese unisex name meaning "sincere, true."
Metody - Polish form of Greek Methodios, meaning "method."
Madhav - Hindi name meaning "of springtime; vernal."
Meryle - Variant spelling of English unisex Merrill, meaning "sea-bright."
Merten - Low German form of French Martin, meaning "of/like Mars."
Merton - English surname transferred to forename use, derived from the name of various places composed of the Old English elements mere "lake, pool" and tun "enclosure, settlement," hence "lake settlement."
Manauia -  Nahuatlunisex name meaning "defend."
Megaira - Greek name meaning "grudge." In mythology, this is the name of one of the Furies (Erinyes). Virgil named two others: Alecto "unceasing" and Tisiphone "murder-retribution."
Maryanna - English compound name composed of Mary "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion" and Anna "favor; grace."
Mered - Hebrew name meaning "rebellion." In the bible, this is the name of a son of Ezra.
Muiris - Irish form of Roman Latin Maurice, meaning "dark-skinned; Moor."
Mártan - Irish Gaelic form of Latin Martinus, meaning "of/like Mars."
Manfredo - Italian form of Latin Manfredus, meaning "strong peace."
Maialen - Basque form of Greek Magdalēnē, meaning "of Magdala."
Marquise - Variant spelling of English Marquis, meaning "governor of a border country."
Melek - Turkish name meaning "angel." 
Muadhnait - Irish Gaelic name composed of the word muadh "good, noble," and a diminutive suffix, hence "little noble one."
Morency - Germanic form of Gallo-Roman Maurentius, meaning "of the Moors."
Mames - Chamoru unisex name meaning"kind; sweet."
Martialis - A derivative of Roman Latin Mars, hence "of/like Mars."
Mauro - Italian form of Latin Mauricius, meaning "dark-skinned; Moor."
Morcant - Old Celtic name, probably composed of the elements mor "sea" and cant "circle," hence "sea circle."
Masozi - African Tumbuka unisex name meaning "tears."
Maarten - Dutch form of Roman Latin Martinus, meaning "of/like Mars."
Marjolein - Variant spelling of Dutch Marjolijn, meaning "marjoram."
Marquita - Latin form of French Marquite, meaning "awning, canopy." 
Mazatl - Nahuatl name meaning "deer."
Maredudd - Welsh myth name of the father of Iorwerth, probably meaning "sea day" or "sea sun."
Marguerita - Spanish form of Latin Margarita, meaning "pearl."
Mattithiah - Anglicized form of Hebrew Mattithyah, meaning "gift of God." In the bible, this is the name of several characters, including a member of the family of Nebo.
Màrtainn - Scottish Gaelic form of Latin Martinus, meaning "of/like Mars."
Marty - Pet form of English Martin, meaning "of/like Mars."
Margarida - Galician-Portuguese form of Latin Margarita, meaning "pearl."
Matchitisiw - Native American Alqonguin name meaning "he has bad character."
Matevž - Slovene form of Greek Mattathias, meaning "gift of God."
Magdolna - Hungarian form of Greek Magdalēnē, meaning "of Magdala."
Martie - Pet form of English Martin, meaning "of/like Mars."
Martino - Italian form of Latin Martinus, meaning "of/like Mars."
Marjatta - Finnish pet form of Dutch/Finnish Marja, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Marjolaine - French spice name meaning "marjoram."
Marnie - Variant spelling of English Marni, meaning "of the sea."
Maighdlin - Scottish name meaning "magnificent."
Mahdokht - Persian name meaning "daughter of the moon."
Machalath - Hebrew name meaning "stringed instrument." In the bible, this is the name of a daughter of Ishmael.
Mahaut - Medieval form of Norman French Mathilde, meaning "mighty in battle."
Marceli - Polish form of Roman Latin Marcellus, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Mekhag - Armenian name meaning "clove."
Menno - Pet form of Dutch and German names beginning with Mein-, from Germanic magin, meaning "might, strength."
Mowab - Hebrew name meaning "water," i.e. "seed," hence "of his father." In the bible, this is the name of a son of Lot.
Merodach - Hebrew form of Akkadian Marduk ("solar calf"), meaning "thy rebellion." In biblical times, this was the name of a Babylonian idol, probably the planet Mars, which like Saturn was regarded by ancient Semites as the author of bloodshed and slaughter, and was propitiated with human victims. Mordechai is a related name.
Margriet - Dutch form of Latin Margarita, meaning "pearl."
Maaike - Pet form of Dutch Marja, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." 
Myrthe - From the Dutch name for the flowering "myrtle."
Meleager -  Latin form of Greek Meleagros, meaning "pheasant." 
Matild - Hungarian form of Latin Mathilda, meaning "mighty in battle."
Melisent - Norman French form of Teutonic Malasintha, meaning "strong worker."
Mut - Egyptian name meaning "mother."
Masuyo - Japanese name meaning "benefit the world."
Menashsheh - Hebrew name meaning "causing to forget" or "one who forgets." In the bible, this is the name of several characters, including the eldest son of Joseph.
Montmorency - English surname transferred to forename use, originally a Norman baronial name composed of Old French mont "hill" and Germanic Morency, hence "hill of Morency."
Mora - English pet form of names beginning with Mor-.
Muiríol - Scottish Gaelic form of Irish Gaelic Muirgheal, meaning "sea-bright." 
Meed - Variant spelling of English unisex Mead, meaning "lives by a meadow."
Muscowequan - Native American Cree name meaning "hard quill."
Morty - Pet form of English Morton "settlement on the moor," and Mortimer "dead sea."
Meturato - Native American Cheyenne name meaning "black kettle."
Margarethe - Danish and Norwegian form of Greek Margarites, meaning "pearl."
Melita - Latin form of Greek Melite, meaning "honey."
Marine - Feminine form of French Marin, meaning "of the sea."
Makary - Polish form of Greek Makarios, meaning "blessed."
Meino - Short form of German names beginning with Mein-, meaning "might, strength."
Melyssa - Modern English variant spelling of Greek Melissa, meaning "honey-sap."
Marijse - Dutch form of Latin Marise, meaning "of the sea."
Marisol - Spanish compound name composed of María "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion" and Sol "sun," hence "rebellious-sun."
Maritxu - Basque form of Greek Maria, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Maryam - Arabic form of Hebrew Miryam, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Marzio - Italian form of Roman Latin Marcius, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Margaid - Manx form of Greek Margarites, meaning "pearl."
Margrét - Icelandic form of Latin Margarita, meaning "pearl."
Mairenn - Variant form of Irish Gaelic Máirín, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Mattan - Hebrew name meaning "a gift." In the bible, this is the name of a priest of Baal, and the father of Shephatiah.
Marcellinus - Late derivative of Latin Marcus, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Merikano -  Probably a Romani form of Czech/Polish Marek, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Methodius - Latin form of Greek Methodios, meaning "method."
Myrddin - Welsh legend name of the magician who guided the destiny of King Arthur, derived from Celtic Mori-dunum, meaning "sea fort." Mori-dunum was a place in Wales later called Carmarthen. Because of its close resemblance to the French word merde, meaning "excrement," the name was changed from Myrddin to Merlin. 
Matitya - Contracted form of Hebrew Mattithyah, meaning "gift of God." 
Malandra - Modern English compound name composed of Mal- ("dark, black") from Malinda, and Sandra "defender of mankind."
Mariusz - Polish form of Latin Marius, meaning "male, virile."
Maryana - Variant spelling of English Maryanna, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion" and "favor; grace." 
Madelaine - Variant spelling of French Madeleine, meaning "of Magdala."
Mainard - Norman French form of German Meinhard, meaning "strong and hardy."
Mantotohpa - Native American Cheyenne name meaning "four bears."
Masao - Japanese name meaning "correct man."
Matouš - Czech form of Greek Mattathias, meaning "gift of God."
Marya - Russian form of Greek Maria, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Marcius - A derivative of Roman Latin Marcus, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Myranda - Variant spelling of English Miranda, meaning "worthy of admiration." 
Madhur - Hindi name meaning "sweet."
Margherita - Italian form of Latin Margarita, meaning "pearl."
Matchitehew - Native American Algonquin name meaning "he has an evil heart."
Maximilianus - Roman name coined by Emperor Frederick III for his son, created by blending Latin Maximus, "the greatest," and Æmilianus "rival," hence "the greatest rival."
Mechtilde - Variant spelling of Teutonic Mechthild, meaning "mighty in battle." 
Marcie - Variant spelling of English Marcy, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Mahavir - Hindi name composed of the Sanskrit elements maha "great" and vira "hero," hence "great hero."
Meshulam - Variant spelling of Hebrew Meshullam, meaning "friend." In the bible, this is the name of a scribe and many other minor characters.
Mahalath - Anglicized form of Hebrew Machalath, meaning "stringed instrument." In the bible, this is the name of a daughter of Ishmael.
Maurene - Variant spelling of English Maureen, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Médéa - Arabic form of Latin Medea, meaning "cunning."
Medousa - Greek name meaning "guardian." In mythology, this is the name of one of the three Gorgons who had snakes for hair, and whose glance turned anyone who looked at them to stone. She was the only Gorgon who was mortal.
Macedon - Latin form of Greek Makedon, meaning "the high/tall one." In mythology, this is the name of a son of Zeus and Thyia.
Myrtie - Pet form of English Myrtle, meaning "little myrtle."
Matxalen - Basque form of Greek Magdalēnē, meaning "of Magdala."
Margit - Hungarian and Scandinavian form of Greek Margarites, meaning "pearl."
Marnina - Hebrew name meaning "rejoice."
Martzel - Basque form of Roman Latin Marcellus, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Mihhaelo - Variant spelling of Esperanto Michaelo, meaning "who is like God?"
Maksym - Polish form of Greek Maksimos, meaning "the greatest."
Melchior - 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; Melchior is one of them. It is composed of the Hebrew elements melech "king" and or "light," hence "king of light." The other two names are Balthasar and Casper.
Miryam - Hebrew name meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." In the bible, this is the name of a woman of Judah, and the sister of Aaron and Moses.
Mitxoleta - Basque flower name meaning "poppy."
Meuric - Welsh form of Roman Latin Maurice, meaning "dark-skinned; Moor."
Millard - English surname transferred to forename use, from a variant of the surname Millward, a form of Millweard, an old Anglo-Saxon occupational surname composed of the Old English elements mylen "mill" and weard "guardian," hence "mill-guard."
Mattin - Basque form of Roman Latin Martinus, meaning "of/like Mars."
Minkah - Egyptian name meaning "justice."
Mallaidh - Irish Gaelic form of English Molly, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Muireach - Modern contracted form of Scottish Gaelic Muiredach, meaning "sea warrior."
Menuha - Variant spelling of Hebrew Menucha, meaning "tranquility."
Matunaaga - Native American Algonquin name meaning "fights."
Meghann - Variant spelling of Irish Meghan, meaning "pearl."
Mykolas - Lithuanian form of Ukrainian Mykhailo, meaning "who is like God?"
Meriwether - English surname transferred to forename use, derived from a byname for someone having a sunny disposition, composed of the Middle English elements merry "cheerful, lively" and wether "weather," hence "cheerful weather."
Morten - Danish and Norwegian form of Latin Martinus, meaning "of/like Mars."
Mostyn - Welsh name derived from the name of a place in Clwyd on the Dee estuary, composed of the Old English elements mos "moss" and tun "enclosure, settlement," hence "moss settlement."
Moritz - German form of Roman Latin Maurice, meaning "dark-skinned; Moor."
Munga - Older form of Scottish Mungo, possibly meaning "dearest friend."
Murdanie - Pet form of English Murdoch, meaning "sea warrior."
Meurig - Variant spelling of Welsh Meuric, meaning "dark-skinned; Moor."
Mongwau - Native American Hopi name meaning "owl."
Mercher - Welsh form of Roman Mercury, a name related to the word merx from which we get the words "mercantile," "merchandise," "mercenary," and even "mercy."
Malee - Thai name meaning "flower."
Murukan - Variant spelling of Hindi Murugan, meaning "six-faced." 
Marganita - Variant form of Hebrew Marganit, the name of a plant of Israel having blue, gold and red flowers.
Mencius - Latin form of Chinese Meng-Ke, possibly meaning "approved eldest son."
Moirrey - Manx form of Irish Gaelic Máire, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." 
Mariamne - Aramaic form of Hebrew Miryam, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." This name was used by Flavius Josephus when referring to the wife of King Herod.
Mair - Welsh form of Greek Maria, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Mhotep - Egyptian name meaning "peace."
Marganit - Hebrew name derived from the name of a plant of Israel having blue, gold and red flowers.
Marijke - Pet form of Dutch Marijse, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Maartje - Feminine form of Dutch Maarten, meaning "of/like Mars."
Maksymilian - Polish form of Latin Maximilian, meaning "the greatest rival."
Metrophanes - Ancient Greek name composed of the elements meter "mother" and phanes "appearing," hence "mother-appearing," perhaps in the sense "resembles the mother."
Meixiu - Chinese name meaning "beautiful elegant."
Merlyn - Unisex form of English Merlin, meaning "sea fort."
Moriarty - Irish surname transferred to forename use, from an Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Muircheartaigh "descendant of Muircheartach," hence "skilled seaman."
Meskhenet - Egyptian name meaning "destiny."
Maynerd - Variant spelling of English Maynard, meaning "strong and hardy."
Manlio - Italian form of Roman Latin Manlius, meaning "morning."
Meirion - Welsh form of Roman Latin Marianus, meaning "like Marius."
Menelaus - Latin form of Greek Menelaos, meaning "withstanding the people." In mythology, this is the name of a king of Sparta.
Mamie - Pet form of English Mary "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion," and Margaret "pearl." 
Martial - English form of Roman Latin Martialis, meaning "of/like Mars."
Mattathia - Hebrew form of Greek Mattathias, meaning "gift of God."
Movses - Armenian form of Greek Moyses, meaning "drawn out."
Mwenye - African Swahili name meaning "lord, owner."
Mudiwa - African Shona unisex name meaning "beloved."
Morta - Lithuanian form of Greek Martha, meaning "lady, mistress." 
Malvolio - Italian name invented by Shakespeare for a character in his play "Twelfth Night," meaning "ill-will."
Mahats - Basque name meaning "grape."
Melusine - German legend name of a fresh-water spirit believed to reside in sacred springs and rivers, meaning either "wonder" or "sea-fog." Melusine is depicted as being like a fish or serpent from the waist down. 
Motke - Pet form of Yiddish Mordche, meaning "devotee of Marduk." 
Magnhild - Norwegian form of Old Norse Magnhildr, meaning "mighty in battle."
Meinhard - Old German name composed of the elements magin "might, strength" and hard "brave, hardy, strong," hence "strong and hardy." 
Meiriona -   Aramaic name meaning "sheep."
Morgane - English variant spelling of French Morgaine, probably meaning "sea circle."
Mkhitar - Armenian name meaning "comforter."
Maile - Hawaiian name derived from the name of a vine used in making leis.
Megaera - Latin form of Greek Megaira, meaning "grudge." In mythology, this is the name of one of the Furies (Erinyes). Virgil named two others: Alecto "unceasing" and Tisiphone "murder-retribution."
Machli - Variant spelling of Hebrew Machliy, meaning "sick." 
Myrrine - Ancient Greek name derived from the word myron, meaning "myrrh." 
Madelina - Latin form of Greek Magdalēnē, meaning "of Magdala."
Mauno - Variant spelling of Finnish Maunu, meaning "great."
Maximilienne - Feminine form of French Maximilien, meaning "the greatest rival."
Muireall - Scottish Gaelic form of Irish Gaelic Muirgheal, meaning "sea-bright."
Mathghamhain - Irish Gaelic byname meaning "bear calf."
Merry - Originally a form of English Mercy "forgiveness, mercy," today it this name is usually chosen form its association with the word "cheerful" and "jolly." 
Majlinda - Albanian name composed of the elements maj "May," and lindje "east; birth," hence "born in May."
Makrouhi - Armenian name meaning "cleaner."
Mckenna - Irish and Scottish surname transferred to forename use, from an Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Cionaodha, meaning "son of Cionaodh," hence "born of fire."
Momoztli -  Nahuatl unisex name meaning"altar."
Maarja - Estonian form of Greek Maria, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." 
Methodios - Greek name derived from methodos, meaning "method."
Martijn - Dutch form of Latin Martinus, meaning "of/like Mars."
Mouna - Arabic name derived from the word maniya, meaning "to desire."
Mabon - Welsh name meaning "divine son." In Celtic Arthurian legend, this is the name of the son of Modron ("divine mother"). He was a hunter god who was stolen by Annwn from his mother three days after his birth. He was rescued by Culhwch, a cousin to Arthur, but because of the time he spent with Annwn, he remained young. He later assisted Culhwch in his search of Olwen. 
Mnason - Greek name, possibly meaning "remembering." In the bible, this is the name of a Christian from Cyprus whom Paul stayed with in Jerusalem.
Makenna - Variant spelling of English Mckenna, meaning "born of fire."
Masahiko - Japanese name meaning "just prince."
Maarit - Finnish form of Greek Margarites, meaning "pearl."
Maisie -   Anglicized form of Scottish Mysie, a pet form of Mairead (English Margaret), meaning "pearl."
Mladen - Slavic name derived from the word mlad, meaning "young."
Mairwen - Welsh name composed of the name Mair and the word (g)wen "blessed, fair, white," hence "fair as Mair."
Maritta - Finnish form of Greek Margarites, meaning "pearl."
Milada - Pet form of Czech names containing the Slavic element mil, meaning "favor, grace." Compare with Milana. 
Milagros - Spanish name derived from a title of the Virgin Mary, Nuestra Senora de los Milagros ("Our Lady of Miracles"), meaning "miracles."
Meir - Hebrew name meaning "giving light."
Muircheartach - Scottish Gaelic name composed of the elements muir "sea" and ceardach "skilled," hence "skilled seaman."
Methusael - Anglicized form of Hebrew Methuwshael, meaning "man of God." In the bible, this is the name of a descendant of Cain.
Mariamna - Russian form of Aramaic Mariamne (Hebrew Miryam), meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Mariette - Diminutive form of French Marie, meaning "little rebel."
Mingxia - Chinese name meaning "bright heroine.
Mile - Middle English name of uncertain origin, but commonly associated with Latin Milo, meaning "soldier." 
Masumi - Japanese unisex name meaning "true lucidity."
Macaire - French form of Latin Macarius, meaning "blessed."
Mstislav - Slavic name composed of the elements *misti "revenge" and slav "glory," hence "vengeance-glory." In use by the Czechs. 
Monat - Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Muadhnait, meaning "little noble one."
Misaki - Japanese name meaning "beauty bloom."
Mick - Pet form of English Michael, meaning "who is like God?" Rarely used anymore due to its use as a derogatory term for a Catholic Irishman.
Michelangelo - Italian compound name composed of Michele "who is like God?" and Angelo "angel, messenger." 
Mikelis - Latvian form of Greek Michaēl, meaning "who is like God?"
Mikkel - Scandinavian form of Greek Michaēl, meaning "who is like God?"
Mikolaj - Polish form of Greek Nikolaos, meaning "victor of the people." 
Mikula - Czech form of Greek Nikolaos, meaning "victor of the people." 
Milun - French form of Latin Milon, meaning "little soldier." 
Milinka - Serbian name meaning "grace."
Milintica - Nahuatl name meaning "fire; he is waving."
Michelangela - Feminine form of Italian Michelangelo, meaning "who is like God?" and "angel, messenger."
Michelyne - English variant spelling of French Micheline, meaning "who is like God?"
Mitrofan - Russian form of Greek Metrophanes, meaning "mother-appearing," probably in the sense "resembles the mother."
Mitsuo - Japanese name meaning "shining man."
Mihangel - Welsh form of Italian Michelangelo, a compound name meaning both "who is like God?" and "angel, messenger." 
Miksa - Hungarian form of Greek Maksimos, meaning "the greatest."
Minh - Vietnamese name meaning "intelligent."
Mirek - Pet form of Czech Miroslav, meaning "peace-glory."
Minttu - Finnish name meaning "mint."
Mirjana - Croatian and Serbian form of Hebrew Miryam, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." 
Micolau - Catalan form of Latin Nicolaus, meaning "victor of the people."
Mieszko - Pet form of Polish Mieczysław, meaning "who is like God?"
Minzhe - Chinese name meaning "sensitive and wise."
Ming -  Chinese unisex name meaning 1) "bright, clear" and 2) "engrave."
Micajah - Variant spelling of English Micaiah, meaning "who is like God?"
Mícheál - Irish Gaelic form of Greek Michaēl, meaning "who is like God?"
Michiel - Dutch form of Greek Michaēl, meaning "who is like God?"
Minos - Greek name possibly derived from an ancient Cretan word for a "king." In mythology, this is the name of a king of Crete, son of Zeus and Europa.
Mi - Japanese name meaning "beauty."
Miykah - Hebrew name meaning "who is like God?" In the bible, this is the name of many characters, including a minor prophet. The Anglicized form is Michah.
Mindy - Pet form of English Melinda, meaning "black/dark serpent" or "sweet serpent." 
Mirjam - Dutch and German form of Hebrew Miryam, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." 
Mirthe - Variant spelling of Dutch Myrthe, meaning "myrtle."
Miu - Egyptian name meaning "gentleness."
Mil - Irish legend name (Mil Espane "Mil of Spain") of the father of Éibhear Dunn and Éibhear Finn, who conquered Ireland. Possibly derived from the Latin word miles, meaning "soldier."
Mies - Dutch pet form of Dutch/Finnish Marja, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." Compare with masculine Mies. 
Mikuláš - Czech form of Greek Nikolaos, meaning "victor of the people." 
Miklavž - Slovene form of Greek Nikolaos, meaning "victor of the people." 
Miloslava - Feminine form of Czech Miloslav, meaning "favor glory."
Minna - Variant spelling of German Mina, meaning "will-helmet."
Mihkel - Estonian form of Greek Michaēl, meaning "who is like God?"
Mihovil - Croatian form of Greek Michaēl, meaning "who is like God?"
Mictlantecuhtli - Aztec name meaning "lord of Mictlan." In mythology, this is the name of a god of the underworld.
Mikio - Japanese name meaning "tree trunk man."
Minninnewah - Native American Cheyenne name meaning "whirlwind."
Miska - Pet form of Hungarian Mihály, meaning "who is like God?"
Milicent - Variant spelling of English Milisent, meaning "strong worker."
Mitsuru - Japanese unisex name meaning "full" or "growing."
Miloslav - Czech form of Polish Miłosław, meaning "favor glory."
Miomir - Serbian name meaning "scent."
Mitica - Pet form of Romanian Dumitru, meaning "loves the earth" or "follower of Demeter."
Miina - Short form of Finnish Vilhelmiina, meaning "will-helmet."
Michalina - Feminine form of Polish Michał, meaning "who is like God?"
Migina - Native American Omaha name meaning "returning moon."
Mizquixaual - Nahuatl name meaning "Mesquite face paint."
Midian - Anglicized form of Hebrew Midyan, meaning "strife, war." In the bible, this is the name of a son of Abraham.
Mihaita - Pet form of Romanian Mihai, meaning "who is like God?"
Mihajlo - Serbian form of Greek Michaēl, meaning "who is like God?"
Micheline - Pet form of French Michèle, meaning "who is like God?"
Mickey - Unisex pet form of English Michael and Michaela, both meaning "who is like God?"
Migisi - Native American Cheyenne name meaning "eagle."
Mihrdat - Middle Persian name meaning "given by Mihr."
Mitsuko - Japanese name meaning "light child" or "shining child."
Michaël - Dutch form of Greek Michaēl, meaning "who is like God?"
Millesant - Variant spelling of English Milisent, meaning "strong worker."
Milford - English surname transferred to forename use, derived from the name of numerous places composed of the Old English elements mylen "mill" and ford "ford," hence "mill ford."
Mildryth - Anglo-Saxon name composed of the Old English elements milde "gentle" and þryð "strength," hence "gentle strength."
Mildredd - Middle English form of Anglo-Saxon Mildryth, meaning "gentle strength."
Mefodiy - Russian form of Latin Methodius, meaning "method."
Melor - Modern Russian name composed of the first letter of each of the following: Marx, Engels, Lenin, October, Revolution.
Mikhail - Russian form of Greek Michaēl, meaning "who is like God?"
Matvey - Russian form of Greek Mattathias, meaning "gift of God."
Matvei - Variant spelling of Russian Matvey, meaning "gift of God."
Makariy - Russian form of Greek Makarios, meaning "blessed."
Miren - Basque form of Hebrew Miryam, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Mirja - Finnish form of Hebrew Miryam, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." 
Mirlinda - Albanian name composed of the elements mire "good," and lindje "east; birth," hence "born well."
Mircea - Romanian form of Slavic Mirče, meaning "peace." In use by the Romani.
Miroslav - Czech form of Polish Mirosław, meaning "peace-glory." 
Mirrikh - Arabic and Persian name for the planet Mars, possibly meaning "death, slaughter." Also spelled Merikh.
Mirlind - Albanian name meaning "born well."
Mokosh - Slavic name derived from the word mok, meaning "wet." In mythology, this is the name of an earth goddess known as Moist Mother Earth. She is connected with shearing and weaving, and she spins the web of life and death.
Merariy - Hebrew name meaning "bitter, unhappy." In the bible, this is the name of the third son of Levi.
Mireio - French Provençal name, probably derived from the word mirar, meaning "to admire."
Mireia - Catalan and Spanish form of French Provençal Mireio, meaning "to admire."
Mirele - Yiddish form of Hebrew Miryam, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." 
Marmaduke - Anglicized form of Old Irish Mael-Maedóc, meaning "devotee of Maedóc."
Marz - Basque form of Latin Marcus, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Marinus - Roman family name derived from the Latin word marinus, meaning "of the sea."
Maol-maodhóg - Modern Gaelic form of Old Irish Mael-Maedóc, meaning "devotee of Maedóc." 
Muir - Short form of Scottish Gaelic Muireach ("sea warrior"), and other names beginning with Muir-, from muir, meaning "sea." 
Marjeta - Slovene form of English Margaret, meaning "pearl."
Maoilios - Scottish Gaelic name meaning "servant of Jesus." 
Manishag - Armenian name meaning "violet flower."
Meyer - Variant spelling of Hebrew Meir, meaning "giving light."
Melisende - Variant spelling of Norman French Melisent, meaning "strong worker."
Móric - Hungarian form of Roman Latin Maurice, meaning "dark-skinned; Moor."
Mordekay - Hebrew name of Persian origin, meaning "devotee of Marduk (Mars)" or "little man." In the bible, this is the name of a cousin of Queen Esther.
Melisande - Modern French form of Old Norman French Melisende, meaning "strong worker."
Mahthildis - Gothic name composed of the Germanic elements mahta "might, strength" and hildis "battle," hence "mighty in battle."
Major - English surname transferred to forename use, from the Norman French personal name Mauger, meaning "work-spear."
Mukarramma - Egyptian name meaning "revered."
Moesen - Welsh form of Hebrew Moshe and Greek Mouses, meaning "drawn out."
Mimoza - Albanian name meaning "mimosa," a tree and plant name. The mimosa is also called the sensitive plant, and sleeping plant. The name derives from the Latin word mimus, meaning "to imitate." It was given this name because of the way it folds its leaves when touched.
Masaru - Japanese name meaning "victorious."
Mathilda -   Latin form of Teutonic Mechthild, meaning "mighty in battle." 
Morna - Anglicized form of Irish and Scottish Gaelic Muirne, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." 
Mawrth - Welsh form of Roman Mars, meaning "of the sea."
Mahsheed - Variant spelling of Persian Mahshid, meaning "moonlight."
Martita - Spanish pet form of Italian/Spanish Marta, meaning "lady, mistress."
Masayoshi - Japanese name meaning "flourishing goodness."
Molimo - Native American Miwok name meaning "bear walking into shade."
Mattithyah - Hebrew name meaning "gift of God." In the bible, this is the name of several characters, including a member of the family of Nebo.
Meriel - Variant spelling of English Muriel, meaning "sea-bright."
Mudada - Egyptian name meaning "provider."
Marged - Welsh form of Greek Margarites, meaning "pearl."
Mael-maedóc - Old Irish Gaelic name meaning "devotee of Maedóc."
Meinwen - Welsh name composed of the elements main "slender" and (g)wen "blessed, fair, white," hence "slender and fair."
Marvyn - Variant spelling of English Marvin, meaning "marrow-eminent." 
Merinus - Variant spelling of Roman Latin Marinus, meaning "of the sea."
Munro - Irish surname transferred to forename use, derived from Monadh Roe or Mont Roe, meaning "from the mount on the river Roe." This is the name from which Scottish Monroe was derived.
Motya - Pet form of Russian Matvey, meaning "gift of God." 
Muirenn - Variant spelling of Irish Gaelic Muirgen, meaning "born of the sea."
Melkedoodum - Native American Algonquin name meaning "conceited."
Muata - Native American Miwok name meaning "yellow jackets inside a nest."
Maeleachlainn - Variant spelling of Irish Gaelic Maolseachlainn, meaning "devotee of Seachlainn."
Mehalia - Variant spelling of Aramaic Mahalia, meaning "fatlings" or "brain, marrow." 
Meixiang - Chinese name meaning "plum fragrance."
Maev - Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Meadhbh, meaning "intoxicating." 
Maea - Latin form of Greek Maia, meaning "nursing mother." In mythology, this is the name of the eldest of the Pleiades and mother of Hermes by Zeus. 
Muireadhach - Scottish Gaelic name composed of the elements muir "sea" and cath "battle," hence "sea warrior."
Mainio - Finnish name meaning "excellent."
Muiredach - Variant spelling of Scottish Gaelic Muireadhach, meaning "sea warrior."
Murdy - Pet form of English Murdoch, meaning "sea warrior."
Mhairi - Variant spelling of Scottish Màiri, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." 
Mochni - Native American Hopi name meaning "talking bird."
Mchumba - African Swahili name meaning "sweetheart."
Maeghan - Variant spelling of Irish Meaghan, meaning "pearl."
Manfredus - Latin form of German Manfred, meaning "strong peace."
Mortimer -   Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Muiriartach, meaning "mariner, seaman."
Matthijs - Dutch form of Greek Mattathias, meaning "gift of God."
Muhammed - Variant spelling of Arabic Muhammad, meaning "praiseworthy."
Maeveen - Pet form of English Maeve, meaning "intoxicating."
Mendiete - Basque name meaning "virgin."
Maximiliano - Portuguese and Spanish form of Roman Latin Maximilianus, meaning "the greatest rival."
Merrill - English surname transferred to unisex forename use, derived from the personal name Meriel, meaning "sea-bright."
Martti - Finnish form of Latin Martinus, meaning "of/like Mars."
Mateus - Portuguese form of Hebrew Mattithyah, meaning "gift of God."
Makarios - Greek name derived from the word makaros, meaning "blessed."
Malvolia - Feminine form of Italian Malvolio, meaning "ill-will."
Mellony - Variant spelling of English Melanie, meaning "black, dark." 
Mainfred - Norman French form of German Manfred, meaning "strong peace."
Masichuvio - Native American Hopi name meaning "gray deer."
Mnatsagan - Armenian name meaning "permanent; eternal."
Magnhildur - Icelandic form of Old Norse Magnhildr, meaning "mighty in battle."
Matlalihuitl - Nahuatl name meaning "blue-green feather."
Mairsile - Feminine form of Irish Gaelic Marcas, meaning "defense" or "of the sea." 
Mave - Variant spelling of Irish Maeve, meaning "intoxicating." 
Matata - African Swahili name meaning "causes worry; troublemaker."
Maite - Basque name meaning "lovable."
Madde - Variant spelling of Low German Maud, meaning "mighty in battle."
Massoud - Variant spelling of Arabic Masoud, meaning "fortunate, lucky."
Máirtín - Irish Gaelic form of English/French Martin, meaning "of/like Mars."
Megedagik - Native American Algonquin name meaning "kills many."
Marijus - Lithuanian form of Roman Latin Marius, meaning "male, virile."
Mahomet - Variant spelling of Arabic Muhammad, meaning "praiseworthy."
Masanori - Japanese name meaning "model of justice."
Marilyn - Modern English compound name composed of Mary "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion," and Lyn "lake," hence "rebel-lake."
Meinard - Variant spelling of German Meinhard, meaning "strong and hardy."
Mariele - German pet form of Latin Maria, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Macarena - Spanish name derived from the name of a place in Seville, from the Latin personal name Macarius, meaning "blessed."
Mieko - Japanese name meaning "beautiful blessing child."
Michio - Japanese name meaning "man on the (correct) path."
Maarika - Pet form of Finnish Maaria, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." 
Murdie - Pet form of English Murdoch, meaning "sea warrior."
Muirne - Old Gaelic name meaning "beloved."
Maitena - Variant form of Basque Maiteder, meaning "darling." 
Maximillian - Variant spelling of Latin Maximilian, meaning "the greatest rival."
Maximino - Portuguese and Spanish form of Roman Latin Maximinus, meaning "the greatest."
Maksimos - Greek form of Latin Maximus, meaning "the greatest."
Martirio - Spanish name meaning "martyrdom."
Matsimela - Egyptian name meaning "root."
Markéta - Czech and Slovak form of Greek Margarites, meaning "pearl."
Margrit - Swiss form of Latin Margarita, meaning "pearl."
Mariko - Japanese name meaning "true village child."
Marduk - Akkadian name meaning "solar calf." In Babylonian mythology, this is the name of a god said to have killed a dragon named Tiamat. In the bible, he is known by the Hebrew name Merodach, and is a Babylonian idol, probably the planet Mars, which like Saturn was regarded by ancient Semites as the author of bloodshed and slaughter, and was propitiated with human victims.
Margareeta - Finnish form of Greek Margarites, meaning "pearl."
Mordche - Yiddish form of Hebrew Mordekay, meaning "devotee of Marduk (Mars)" or "little man."
Mare -   Latin name meaning "sea."
Maximian - Roman name derived from Latin Maximus, meaning "the greatest." 
Mouses - Variant spelling of Greek Moyses, meaning "drawn out." In the bible, this is the name of the leader who brought the Israelites out of bondage and led them to the promised land. 
Meaghan - Variant spelling of Irish Meghan, meaning "pearl."
Marketta - Finnish form of Greek Margarites, meaning "pearl."
Murchadh - Scottish Gaelic name composed of the elements muir "sea" and cath "battle," hence "sea warrior."
Maryvonne - English compound name composed of Mary "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion" and Yvonne "yew tree." 
Melicent - Variant spelling of English Millicent, meaning "strong worker."
Mehmud - Variant spelling of Arabic Mahmud, meaning "praiseworthy."
Maata - Maori form of Greek Martha, meaning "lady, mistress." 
Maxence - French form or Roman Latin Maxentius, meaning "the greatest."
Murgatroyd - English surname transferred to forename use, derived from a place name meaning "the clearing belonging to Margaret."
Muirgen - Irish Gaelic name meaning "born of the sea." In mythology, this is the name of a maiden who was changed into a salmon.
Mahli - Anglicized form of Hebrew Machliy, meaning "sick." In the bible, this is the name of a son of Merari. Also spelled Mahali.
Menhalom - Chamoru name meaning "smart; intelligent."
Mahatma - Hindi name composed of the Sanskrit elements maha "great" and atma "life, soul, spirit," hence "great soul."
Magahet - Chamoru name meaning "honest; truthful."
Muskilda - Basque name meaning "bud."
My - Swedish pet form of Latin Maria, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." 
Maighread - Scottish form of English Margaret, meaning "pearl."
Muirgheal - Irish Gaelic name composed of the elements muir "sea" and geal "bright," hence "sea-bright."
Maday - Hebrew name meaning "middle" or "middle land." In the bible, this is the name of a place and the name of a son of Japheth and the people who descended from him.
Mayranoush - Armenian name meaning "sweet mother."
Markku - Finnish form of Greek Markos, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Marylou - English compound name composed of Mary "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion" and Lou "famous warrior." 
Maki - Japanese name meaning 1) "true chronicle/record," 2) "true hope," 3) "true precious," or 4) "true timber trees."
Mort - Short form of English Morton "settlement on the moor," and Mortimer "dead sea."
Maaria - Finnish form of Greek Maria, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." 
Mordikai - Variant spelling of Hebrew Mordekay, meaning "devotee of Marduk (Mars)" or "little man."
Methuwshael - Hebrew name meaning "man of God." In the bible, this is the name of a descendant of Cain.
Marquite - French name meaning "awning, canopy."
Metod - Slovene form of Greek Methodios, meaning "method."
Marylu - Variant spelling of English Marylou, a compound name meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion" and "famous warrior."
Morley - English surname transferred to forename use, from the name of numerous places composed of the Old English elements mor "marsh, moor," and leah "meadow, pasture," hence "marsh meadow."
Mattia - Italian form of Hebrew Mattithyah, meaning "gift of God."
Mergim - Albanian name meaning "foreign; stranger."
Merryn - Cornish form of Latin Marina, meaning "of the sea." Given in dedication of the Christian saint Marina.
Manola - Pet form of Spanish Manuela, meaning "God is with us."
Masashi - Japanese name meaning "elegant, splendid."
Mapiya - Native American Sioux name meaning "sky."
Matúš - Slovak form of Greek Mattathias, meaning "gift of God."
Martha (hebrew - מַרְתָּה, Aramaic: מַרְתָּא, Greek: Μάρθα): Greek name of Aramaic origin, meaning "lady, mistress." In the bible, this is the name of a sister of Lazarus.
Mecatl -  Nahuatl unisex name meaning "rope"or "lineage."
Martiñe - Basque feminine form of Latin Martinus, meaning "of/like Mars." 
Meed - Variant spelling of English unisex Mead, meaning "lives by a meadow."
Mani (hebrew - מָנִי, Hindi: मणि):  Hindi name meaning "jewel."
Manish (hindi - मनीश):  Hindi name composed of the elements man "mind" and ish "god, lord," hence "god of the mind."
Moisé - Old French form of Hebrew Moshe, meaning "drawn out."
Manju (bengali - মঞ্জু, Sanskrit: मञ्जु): Hindi unisex name derived from the Sanskrit word, meaning "pleasing, sweet." In Tamil it means "clouds." In Kannada it means "fog, mist" and "snow." Used as a short form of names beginning with Manu-.
Marva - Hebrew name derived from the name of a "mint" plant.
Mai (japanese - 舞):  Japanese name meaning "dance."
Momoztli -  Nahuatl unisex name meaning"altar."
Mona - Compare with feminine Mona. Native American Miwok name meaning "gathers jimson weed seed."
Mel - Unisex short form of English names beginning with Mel-.
Mairead - Scottish form of Greek Margarites, meaning "pearl."
Melek -  Hebrew name meaning "king." In the bible, this is the name of the second son of Micah. In use by the Armenians.
Mao(矛) - Chinese name meaning "lance, spear."
Morgan -   Welsh name, derived from ancient Celtic Morcant, probably meaning "sea circle." In use by the English as a unisex name.
Morgen - English variant spelling of Welsh Morgan, probably meaning "sea circle." In use by the English as a unisex name.
Maram - Arabic unisex name meaning "desire, wish."
Mira (hindi - मीरा):  Chamoru name meaning "wonderful."
Marama - Polynesian myth name of a moon god, meaning "moon."
Mosè - Italian form of Hebrew Moshe (Greek Mouses), meaning "drawn out."
Mala (hindi - माला):  Hindi name meaning "necklace." In use by the Romani.
Malak (arabic - ملاك, Hebrew: מַלְאָךְ):  Arabic unisex name meaning "angel." 
Marcio - Spanish form of Roman Latin Marcius, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Moswen - Egyptian name meaning "light skin."
Mirosława - Feminine form of Polish Mirosław, meaning "peace-glory."
Meredith - English unisex name derived from Welsh Meredydd, probably meaning "sea day" or "sea sun."
Małgorzata - Polish form of Greek Margarites, meaning "pearl."
Moyolehuani -  Nahuatlunisex name meaning "enamored one."
Marian -  Short form of Roman Latin Marianus, meaning "like Marius." In use by the Romanians. Compare with feminine Marian.
Mozes - Dutch form of Greek Moyses, meaning "drawn out."
Mścisław - Polish name composed of the Slavic elements mshcha "vengeance" and slav "glory," hence "vengeance-glory."
Merit - Variant spelling of English unisex Merritt, meaning "boundary gate." Compare with strictly feminine Merit.
Marijn - Dutch unisex form of Roman Latin Marinus, meaning "of the sea."
Merle - English unisex name, derived from the Old French word merle, meaning "blackbird." It first came to public notice in the 1930s with the actress Merle Oberon, and is mostly given to girls.
Mu (1 - 慕, 2: 木): Chinese unisex name meaning 1) "admire," and 2) "wood."
Merlin - English form of Latin Merlinus, the name of a famous wizard of Arthurian legend, meaning "sea-fort."Merlin was introduced into Arthurian legend by Geoffrey of Monmouth. According toGeoffrey, Merlin was the son of a demon and a princess. He became known for his prophetic abilities at a very young age and was consulted by King Vortigern to explain why his castle kept collapsing. Merlin revealed that there was an underground lake in which two dragons slept, a white one and a red one, representing the Saxons and Britons, and this was the portent for things to come. He is also called Myrddin Emrys, meaning "Merlin the Immortal." 
Merlyn - Unisex form of English Merlin, meaning "sea fort."
Mudiwa - African Shona unisex name meaning "beloved."
Mario - Italian and Spanish form of Latin Marius, meaning "male, virile."
Merrill - English surname transferred to unisex forename use, derived from the personal name Meriel, meaning "sea-bright."
Marion - Variant spelling of Roman Latin Marian, meaning "like Marius." Compare with feminine Marion.
Maris - Myth name of an Etruscan god of agriculture whom Roman Mars was later associated with, derived from Latin maris, meaning "of the sea." Compare with feminine Maris.
Merritt - English surname transferred to unisex forename use, from the Old English term moere gaet, meaning "boundary gate." 
Mana (hebrew - מָנָה, Japanese: 愛):  Hawaiian name meaning "psychic gifts.
Marjan - Slovene form of Roman Latin Marianus, meaning "like Marius."
Mark -   Anglicized form of Welsh March, meaning "horse." In Arthurian legend, this is the name of a king of Cornwall.
Meryl - Variant form of English unisex Merrill, meaning "sea-bright."
Mnêmê - Greek name meaning "memory." In mythology, this is the name of one of the three original Muses. 
Meryle - Variant spelling of English unisex Merrill, meaning "sea-bright."
Mnêmosynê - Greek name meaning "memory." In mythology, this is the name of the personification of memory, a Titaness and daughter of Gaia and Uranus. 
Medea - Latin form of Greek Medeia, meaning "cunning." In mythology, this is the name of the sorceress who helped Jason steal the Golden Fleece from his father. When Jason later abandoned her for another woman, she got revenge by killing two of her own children fathered by him. 
Markus -   English form of Latin Marcus, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Manju (bengali - মঞ্জু, Sanskrit: मञ्जु): Hindi unisex name derived from the Sanskrit word, meaning "pleasing, sweet." In Tamil it means "clouds." In Kannada it means "fog, mist" and "snow." Used as a short form of names beginning with Manu-.
Marten - Low German form of Latin Martinus, meaning "of/like Mars."
Martin -   English form of Roman Latin Martinus, meaning "of/like Mars."
Mei (chinese - 1-美, 2-梅):  Chinese name meaning 1) "beautiful" or "2) "plum."
Meztli -  Nahuatlunisex name meaning "moon."
Murugan (tamil - முருகன்): Hindi name meaning "six-faced." In mythology, this is the name of a god of war, the husband of Valli. 
Mônica - Portuguese form of Latin Monica, possibly meaning "advise, counsel."
Marcia - Feminine form of Roman Latin Marcius, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Monica - Latin name, possibly derived from the Latin word monere, meaning "advise, counsel."
Michał - Polish form of Greek Michaēl, meaning "who is like God?"
Masa (hebrew - מַשָׂא, Japanese: 1-正, 2-雅, 3-昌, 4-真, 5-政, 6-将):  Unisex short form of Japanese names beginning with Masa-, meaning 1) "correct, just," 2) "elegant, splendid" 3) "flourishing, prosperous" 4) "genuine, true," 5) "governing, political," 6) "military."
Michal - Czech and Slovak form of Greek Michaēl, meaning "who is like God?" Compare with feminine Michal.
Mìcheal - Scottish Gaelic form of Greek Michaēl, meaning "who is like God?"
Morag (hebrew - מוֹרַג):  Hebrew unisex name meaning "threshing board."
Michele - Italian form of Greek Michaēl, meaning "who is like God?"
Melanie - English form of French Mélanie, meaning "black, dark." 
Michi - Japanese unisex name meaning "pathway."
Margareta -   Danish and Swedish variant spelling of Scandinavian Margaretha, meaning "pearl." 
Mickey - Unisex pet form of English Michael and Michaela, both meaning "who is like God?"
Melete - Latin form of Greek Meletê, meaning "practice." In mythology, this is the name of one of the three original Muses, before their number was increased to nine. 
Masozi - African Tumbuka unisex name meaning "tears."
Mieczysław - Polish name composed of the Slavic elements miecz "man; sword" and slav "glory," hence "man of glory" or "sword of glory."
Mies - Pet form of Dutch Bartolomeüs, meaning "son of Talmai."  Compare with feminine Mies.
Masumi - Japanese unisex name meaning "true lucidity."
Melissa - Greek name derived from the word melissa, meaning "honey-sap." In mythology, this is the name of a nymph who cared for Zeus in his infancy.
Macey - English surname transferred to unisex forename use, from a variant spelling of the surname Massey which was originally a pet form of Matthew, meaning "gift of God."
Mu (1 - 慕, 2: 木): Chinese unisex name meaning 1) "admire," and 2) "wood."
Mac dara - Irish Gaelic name meaning "son of oak." This is the name of a patron saint and is still common in Ireland, especially in Connemara.
Maria (greek - Μαρία):  Greek form of Hebrew Miryam, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." In the bible, this is the name of many characters, including the mother of Jesus and a sister of Lazarus. 
Matej - Slovene form of Greek Mattathias, meaning "gift of God."
Melpomene - Latin form of Greek Melpomenê, meaning "choir." In mythology, this is the name of the muse of tragedy.
Macie - Variant spelling of English unisex Macey, meaning "gift of God."
Miho - Short form of Croatian Mihovil, meaning "who is like God?" Compare with feminine Miho.
Mackenzie - Scottish surname transferred to unisex forename use, from an Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Coinnich "son of Coinneach," hence "comely; finely made."
Mika -   Pet form of Finnish Mikko, meaning "who is like God?"
Macy - Variant spelling of English unisex Macey, meaning "gift of God."
Maddison - Variant spelling of English unisex Madison, meaning "son of Madde."
Miki - Pet form of English Michael, meaning "who is like God?"
Méraud - French surname transferred to forename use, derived from the word emeraude, meaning "emerald."
Muna (arabic - منى):  Native American Hopi name meaning "overflowing spring."
Madison - English surname transferred to unisex forename use, meaning "son of Madde."
Madoka - Japanese unisex name meaning 1) "circle" or 2) "circle, flower."
Meri - Hebrew name meaning "bitter" and "rebellious." 
Miłogost - Polish name composed of the Slavic elements mil "favor, grace" and gost "guest," hence "favorable guest" or "graceful guest."
Mattie - Pet form of English Matthew, meaning "gift of God." Compare with feminine Mattie.
Miłosław - Polish name composed of the Slavic elements mil "favor, grace" and slav "glory," hence "favor glory."
Miłosz - Pet form of Polish Miłosław, meaning "favor glory."
Mahuizoh -  Nahuatl unisex name meaning "glorious person."
Matty - Variant spelling of English Mattie, meaning "gift of God." Compare with feminine Matty.
Ming -  Chinese unisex name meaning 1) "bright, clear" and 2) "engrave."
Makoto - Japanese unisex name meaning "sincere, true."
Mirosław - Polish name, composed of the Slavic elements mir "peace" and slav "glory," hence "peace-glory."
Maksim (hebrew - מַקְסִים, Russian: Максим):  Hebrew name meaning "enchanting, attractive."
Mieczysława - Feminine form of Polish Mieczysław, meaning "man of glory" or "sword of glory."
Mæja - Icelandic form Greek Maia, meaning "nursing mother."
Maxim (russian - Максим):  Short form of Latin Maximilian, meaning "the greatest rival."
Mitsuru - Japanese unisex name meaning "full" or " growing."
Malka - Hebrew unisex name meaning "queen" for girls and "king" for boys. 
Magdaléna - Czech and Slovak form of Greek Magdalēnē, meaning "of Magdala."
Mallory - English surname transferred to unisex forename use, derived from a Norman French byname for an unfortunate person, from Old French malheure, meaning "unfortunate, unhappy, unlucky."
Magdalene - English and German form of Greek Magdalēnē, meaning "of Magdala." In the bible, this is the name of a woman who was cleansed of sin by Jesusand remained with him throughout his ministry, and witnessed his crucifixion and resurrection. 
Mo - Pet form of English Morris, meaning "dark-skinned; Moor." Compare with feminine Mo.
Mames - Chamoru unisex name meaning"kind; sweet."
Maza blaska - Native American Dakota name meaning "flat iron."
Moana - Hawaiian unisex name meaning "wide expanse of water."
Manauia -  Nahuatlunisex name meaning "defend."
Mckenzie - Variant spelling of English unisex Mackenzie, meaning "comely, finely made."
Märta - Swedish form of English Margaret, meaning "pearl."
Marta - Italian and Spanish form of Greek Martha, meaning "lady, mistress." 
Mead - English surname transferred to unisex forename use, denoting someone who "lives by a meadow." 
Meade - Variant spelling of English unisex Mead, meaning "lives by a meadow."
Moe - Pet form of English Moses, meaning "drawn out."

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