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Names starting with M

Miho - Japanese name meaning 1) "beautiful guarantee" or "beautiful sail." Compare with masculine Miho. 
Modesty - English name derived from the vocabulary word, from Middle French modestie, from Latin modestus, meaning "moderate, sober."
Misu - Native American Miwok name meaning "rippling brook."
Marietta - Italian diminutive form of Latin Maria, meaning "little rebel."
Mehmood - Variant spelling of Arabic Mahmud, meaning "praiseworthy."
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.
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."
Mardig - Armenian name meaning "warrior."
Marmar - Armenian name meaning "marble."
Mordikai - Variant spelling of Hebrew Mordekay, meaning "devotee of Marduk (Mars)" or "little man."
Mohana - Feminine form of Hindi Mohan, meaning "attractive, bewitching."
Matania - Variant spelling of English Mattaniah, meaning "gift of God." 
Misha - Pet form of Russian Mikhail, meaning "who is like God?"
Melia - Short form of English Amelia, meaning "work."
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.
Mahina - Hawaiian name meaning "moon; moonlight."
Metushael - Variant spelling of English Methusael, meaning "man of God."
Maddox - English surname transferred to forename use, from the Welsh personal name Madog, meaning "little fortunate one" or "little good one."
Mário - Portuguese form of Latin Marius, meaning "male, virile."
Mayra - Elaborated form of English May, a pet form of English Margaret "pearl" and Mary "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Mikkel - Scandinavian form of Greek Michaēl, meaning "who is like God?"
Mukesh - Hindi myth name of a demonin the form of a boar who was killed by Shiva, meaning "rulerof Muka." 
Makayla - Variant spelling of English Michaela, meaning "who is like God?"
Mykolas - Lithuanian form of Ukrainian Mykhailo, meaning "who is like God?"
Montana - English name derived from the state name, meaning "mountainous."
Marius - Latin name, probably derived from the root mas, meaning "male, virile."
Marica -   Pet form of Hungarian Mária, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Malaika - Arabic name meaning "angels."
Mahtab - Persian name meaning "like moonlight."
Mano - Hawaiian name meaning "passionate lover; shark."
Muhsina - Feminine form of Arabic Muhsin, meaning "beneficent."
Myrna - Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Muirne, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
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.
Menucha - Hebrew name meaning "tranquility."
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.
Mason - English occupational surname transferred to forename use, derived from French maçon, meaning "mason, stone-worker."
Melvin - English name of uncertain origin, possibly an altered form of Melville, meaning "bad settlement." 
Madalina - Romanian form of Latin Madelina, meaning "of Magdala."
Murron - Scottish form of Irish Gaelic Muireann, meaning "sea-fair."
Muna - Aramaic name meaning "counted, numbered." 
Modest - Russian form of Roman Latin Modestus, meaning "moderate, sober."
Minnie - Pet form of German Wilhelmina, meaning "will-helmet."
Minu - Variant spelling of Persian Minoo, meaning "heaven, paradise."
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."
Maile - Hawaiian name derived from the name of a vine used in making leis.
Makena - African Kikuyu name meaning "happy one."
Magaskawee - Native American Sioux name meaning "graceful."
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.
Mustapha - Variant spelling of Arabic Mustafa, meaning "the chosen one."
Mahali - Anglicized form of Hebrew Machliy, meaning "sick." In the bible, this is the name of a son of Merari. Also spelled Mahli.
Maolseachlainn - Irish name composed of the Gaelic word mael "devotee" and the personal name Seachlainn, hence "devotee of Seachlainn."
Mohan - Hindi name meaning "attractive, bewitching."
Munira - Feminine form of Arabic Munir, meaning "bright, shining."
Masha - Pet form of Russian Marya, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Manni -   Finnish ornamental name, meaning "man."
Mukhtar - Arabic name meaning "chosen."
Madhu - Hindi name derived from the name of first month, from Sanskrit madhu, meaning "honey."
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.
Massimo - Italian form of Latin Maximus, meaning "the greatest."
Mercy - English name derived from the vocabulary word, meaning "forgiveness, mercy."
Mahalath - Anglicized form of Hebrew Machalath, meaning "stringed instrument." In the bible, this is the name of a daughter of Ishmael.
Miraj - Arabic name meaning "place of ascent."
Momo - Japanese name meaning "peach."
Marisa -   Modern elaborated form of Latin Maria, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
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.
Mirza - Persian name meaning "prince."
Mneme - Latin form of Greek Mnêmê, meaning "memory." In mythology, this is the name of one of the three original Muses.
Miu - Egyptian name meaning "gentleness."
Maximiliano - Portuguese and Spanish form of Roman Latin Maximilianus, meaning "the greatest rival."
Meghan - Irish form of Welsh Megan, meaning "pearl."
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.
Maurits - Dutch form of Roman Latin Maurice, meaning "dark-skinned; Moor." 
Micaela - Portuguese form of Italian Michela, meaning "who is like God?"
Miska - Pet form of Hungarian Mihály, meaning "who is like God?"
Matlalihuitl - Nahuatl name meaning "blue-green feather."
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.
Mauger - Short form of Norman French Amauger, meaning "work-spear."
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.
Mariano - Italian form of Roman Latin Marianus, meaning "like Marius."
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.
Masoud - Arabic name meaning "fortunate, lucky."
Murray - Scottish surname transferred to forename use, from an Anglicized form of Scottish Gaelic Muireach, meaning "sea warrior."
Merritt - English surname transferred to unisex forename use, from the Old English term moere gaet, meaning "boundary gate." 
Mohammed - Variant spelling of Arabic Muhammad, meaning "praiseworthy."
Maurice - Contracted form of Roman Latin Mauricius, meaning "dark-skinned; Moor." Introduced to Britain by the Normans. Infrequently used by the French and English.
Malcolm - Anglicized form of Scottish Gaelic Mael Coluim, meaning "devotee ofSt. Columb."  
Muireach - Modern contracted form of Scottish Gaelic Muiredach, meaning "sea warrior."
Meed - Variant spelling of English unisex Mead, meaning "lives by a meadow."
Manisha - Hindi name meaning "wisdom." In mythology, this is the name of a goddess of the mind.
Miracle - English name derived from the vocabulary word, from Latin miraculum, meaning "marvel, wonder."
Monserrat - Variant spelling of Catalan Montserrat, meaning "jagged mountain."
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. 
Mattia - Italian form of Hebrew Mattithyah, meaning "gift of God."
Madyson - Feminine form of English unisex Madison, meaning "son of Madde."
Marina - Feminine form of Roman Latin Marinus, meaning "of the sea."
Marjana - Slovene form of Latin Mariana, meaning "like Marius."
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.
Mari -   Japanese form of English Mary, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Magdolna - Hungarian form of Greek Magdalēnē, meaning "of Magdala."
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.
Malia - Hawaiian form of Latin Maria, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Mandi - Variant spelling of English Mandy, meaning "lovable."
Musa - Arabic form of Hebrew Moshe, meaning "drawn out."
Marion - Medieval diminutive form of French Marie ("obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion"), hence "little rebel." Compare with masculine Marion.
Marita -  Pet form of Spanish María, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Mervin - Variant spelling of English Mervyn, meaning "marrow-eminent."
Maylea - Hawaiian name meaning "wildflower."
Mahshid - Persian name meaning "moonlight."
Misi - Pet form of Hungarian Mihály, meaning "who is like God?"
Megumi - Japanese name meaning "blessing."
Mansi - Native American Hopi name meaning "plucked flower."
Modestine - Feminine form of French Modeste, meaning "moderate, sober."
Mireille - Pet form of French Provençal Mireio, meaning "to admire."
Melody - English name derived from the vocabulary word, meaning "melody."
Mansur - Arabic name meaning "victorious."
Mikaela - Feminine form of Swedish Mikael, meaning "who is like God?"
Maddie - Pet form of French Madeline, meaning "of Magdala."
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.
Morgan -  Welsh name, derived from ancient Celtic Morcant, probably meaning "sea circle." In use by the English as a unisex name.
Malachi - Anglicized form of Hebrew Malakiy, meaning "my messenger." In the bible, this is the name of the last of the Hebrew prophets.
Manel - Catalan form of Spanish Manuel, meaning "God is with us."
Mandeep - Hindi name meaning "light of the mind."
Muhsin - Arabic name meaning "beneficent."
Mansoor - Variant spelling of Arabic Mansur, meaning "victorious."
Modeste - French form of Roman Latin Modestus, meaning "moderate, sober."
Mauricio - Portuguese and Spanish form of Latin Mauricius, meaning "dark-skinned; Moor."
Manabu - Japanese name meaning "learn."
Meshech - Anglicized form of Hebrew Meshek, meaning "to draw." In the bible, this is the name of a son of Japheth.
Maram - Arabic unisex name meaning "desire, wish."
Martinus - Variant form of Roman Latin Martius, meaning "of/like Mars."
Murdoch - Anglicized form of Scottish Gaelic Muireadhach, meaning "sea warrior."
Mitrofan - Russian form of Greek Metrophanes, meaning "mother-appearing," probably in the sense "resembles the mother."
Madara - Latvian name derived from the name of a flowering plant known in English as "bedstraw, cleavers."
Manfried - Variant spelling of German Manfred, meaning "strong peace."
My - Swedish pet form of Latin Maria, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." 
Mukta - Hindi name meaning "liberated."
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.
Manolete - Pet form of Spanish Manuel, meaning "God is with us."
Migisi - Native American Cheyenne name meaning "eagle."
Megan - Pet form of Welsh Mared, meaning "pearl." 
Modesto - Italian, Portuguese and Spanish form of Roman Latin Modestus, meaning "moderate, sober."
Marshal - Variant spelling of English Marshall, meaning either "keeper of horses" or "shoeing smith."
Mazatl - Nahuatl name meaning "deer."
Moyra - Variant spelling of English Moira, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." 
Madeline - Variant spelling of French Madeleine, meaning "of Magdala."
Myles - Variant spelling of English Miles, meaning "son of Mile."
Muicheachtach - Scottish Gaelic name composed of the elements muir "sea" and ceartach "ruler, skilled," hence "skilled seaman." 
Marnie - Variant spelling of English Marni, meaning "of the sea."
Mateja - Feminine form of Slovene Matej, meaning "gift of God."
Martita - Spanish pet form of Italian/Spanish Marta, meaning "lady, mistress."
Michelangelo - Italian compound name composed of Michele "who is like God?" and Angelo "angel, messenger." 
Molly - Pet form of English Mary, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." 
Muir - Short form of Scottish Gaelic Muireach ("sea warrior"), and other names beginning with Muir-, from muir, meaning "sea." 
Marcie - Variant spelling of English Marcy, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Mahmood - Variant spelling of Arabic Mahmud, meaning "praiseworthy."
Marz - Basque form of Latin Marcus, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Monna - Variant spelling of English Mona, meaning "little noble one" or "advise, counsel." 
Makrouhi - Armenian name meaning "cleaner."
Makkitotosimew - Native American Algonquin name meaning "she has large breasts."
Mayson - Variant spelling of English Mason, meaning "stone-worker."
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."
Manu - Persian name meaning "man," as in homo sapiens. In mythology, this is the name of the progenitor of the human race. 
Manyara - African Shona name meaning "you have been humbled."
Melaina - Variant spelling of Greek Melaine, meaning "black, dark." In mythology, this is the name of a Naiad Nymph of springs.
Michelle - Feminine form of French Michel, meaning "who is like God?"
Milada - Pet form of Czech names containing the Slavic element mil, meaning "favor, grace." Compare with Milana. 
Mimmi - Pet form of Finnish Vilhelmiina, meaning "will-helmet."
Marfa - Russian form of Greek Martha, meaning "lady, mistress."
Myrthe - From the Dutch name for the flowering "myrtle."
Manough - Armenian name meaning "infant."
Maarten - Dutch form of Roman Latin Martinus, meaning "of/like Mars."
Mustafa - Arabic name meaning "the chosen one."
Methusael - Anglicized form of Hebrew Methuwshael, meaning "man of God." In the bible, this is the name of a descendant of Cain.
Mahpee - Native American Sioux name meaning "sky."
Moll - Short form of English Molly, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." 
Marijke - Pet form of Dutch Marijse, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Mafalda - Italian form of Latin Mathilda, meaning "mighty in battle."
Marijan - Croatian and Slovene form of Roman Latin Marian, meaning "like Marius."
Mairwen - Welsh name composed of the name Mair and the word (g)wen "blessed, fair, white," hence "fair as Mair."
Maata - Maori form of Greek Martha, meaning "lady, mistress." 
Mike - Pet form of English Michael, meaning "who is like God?"
Moray - Scottish form of English Murray, meaning "sea warrior."
Maurycy - Polish form of Roman Latin Maurice, meaning "dark-skinned; Moor." 
Maighread - Scottish form of English Margaret, meaning "pearl."
Matthijs - Dutch form of Greek Mattathias, meaning "gift of God."
Makram - Arabic name meaning "generous."
Morgana - Elaborated form of Welsh Morgan, probably meaning "sea circle."
Miron - Russian form of Greek Myron, meaning "myrrh."
Mariamna - Russian form of Aramaic Mariamne (Hebrew Miryam), meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Matty - Variant spelling of English Mattie, meaning "mighty in battle." Compare with masculine Matty.
Marva - Feminine form of English Marvin, meaning "marrow-eminent." 
Maryvonne - English compound name composed of Mary "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion" and Yvonne "yew tree." 
Majlinda - Albanian name composed of the elements maj "May," and lindje "east; birth," hence "born in May."
Manfrid - Variant spelling of German Manfred, meaning "strong peace."
Meryem - Turkish form of Hebrew Miryam, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." 
Mirjeta - Albanian name composed of the elements mire "good," and jete "life," hence "good life."
Mould - Variant spelling of Middle English Mauld, meaning "mighty in battle."
Manolito - Pet form of Spanish Manuel, meaning "God is with us."
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.
Morvarid - Persian form of Latin Margarita (English Margaret), meaning "pearl."
Mordechai -  Variant spelling of English Mordecai, meaning "devotee of Marduk (Mars)" or "little man."
Madelaine - Variant spelling of French Madeleine, meaning "of Magdala."
Maha - Arabic name meaning "moon."
Mumé - Egyptian name meaning "fountain."
Myriam - Variant spelling of English Miriam, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." 
Miki - Japanese name meaning 1) "beautiful chronicle," 2) "beautiful princess," 3) "beautiful tree," or "priceless beauty."
Masami - Japanese name meaning "elegant beauty."
Meili - Old Norse name of a brother of Thor. Meaning unknown.
Maponus - Variant of Celtic Maponos, meaning "divine son."
Mable - Variant spelling of English Mabel, meaning "lovable." 
Miroslava - Feminine form of Czech Miroslav, meaning "peace-glory."
Matti - Finnish form of Greek Mattathias, meaning "gift of God."
Masayuki - Japanese name meaning "correct happiness."
Mandisa - Egyptian name meaning "sweet."
Mahendra - Hindi name composed of the Sanskrit word maha "great" and the name of the god Indra, hence "great-Indra."
Marcy - English pet form of Roman Latin Marcia, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Mieke - Dutch pet form of Dutch/Finnish Marja, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Mainio - Finnish name meaning "excellent."
Mavis - English bird name, meaning "song thrush."
Mowab - Hebrew name meaning "water," i.e. "seed," hence "of his father." In the bible, this is the name of a son of Lot.
Manolo - Pet form of Spanish Manuel, meaning "God is with us." 
Morrigan - Variant spelling of Irish Mórríghan, meaning "great queen."
Matata - African Swahili name meaning "causes worry; troublemaker."
Matwau - Native American Algonquin name meaning "enemy."
Murdock - Scottish surname transferred to forename use, from an Anglicized form of Gaelic Muireadhach, meaning "sea warrior."
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."
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.
Mariele - German pet form of Latin Maria, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Müge - Turkish name meaning "lily."
Maribel - Contracted form of Spanish María Isabel, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion" and "God is my oath."
Michaelo - Esperanto form of English Michael, meaning "who is like God?"
Mert - Egyptian name meaning "lover of silence."
Melle - Breton form of English Mary, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." 
Mecho - Bulgarian pet name meaning "teddy bear."
Micha - Variant spelling of English Michah, meaning "who is like God?"
Mara - Hebrew name meaning "bitter." In the bible, this is the name that Naomi gave herself after the death of her husband and sons.
Mann - German byname meaning "a fierce strong man" or simply "man."
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." 
Merav - Variant spelling of Hebrew Merab, meaning "increase, multiplication." 
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.
Macie - Variant spelling of English unisex Macey, meaning "gift of God."
Melicent - Variant spelling of English Millicent, meaning "strong worker."
Motel - Pet form of Yiddish Mordche, meaning "devotee of Marduk." 
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."
Mab -   Possibly an Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Meadhbh, meaning "intoxicating." 
Margo - English variant spelling of French Margot, meaning "pearl."
Millicent - Variant spelling of English Milicent, meaning "strong worker."
Marissa - Modern English name derived from Latin maris, meaning "of the sea."
Moss -   English surname transferred to forename use, derived from medieval Jewish Moss (2), meaning "drawn out."
Mildred - Modern spelling of Middle English Mildredd, meaning "gentle strength."
Mayte - Variant spelling of Spanish Maite, meaning "rebellious-harvester."
Marvin - Variant spelling of English Mervin, meaning "marrow-eminent." 
Marcellino - Italian form of Roman Latin Marcellinus, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Marlyn - Contracted form of English Marilyn, meaning "rebel-lake."
Manjusha - Hindi name meaning "jewel box."
Marijana - Feminine form of Croatian/Slovene Marijan, meaning "like Marius."
Mohamed - Variant spelling of Arabic Muhammad, meaning "praiseworthy."
Madisyn - Feminine variant spelling of English unisex Madison, meaning "son of Madde."
Meo - Short form of Italian Bartolomeo, meaning "son of Talmai."
Maximilian - Short form of Latin Maximilianus, meaning "the greatest rival." In use by the English and Germans.
Marshan - Modern English blend of Marsha "defense" or "of the sea" and Anne "favor; grace."
Mona - Compare with masculine form of Mona. Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Muadhnait, meaning "little noble one."
Marcel - French form of Roman Latin Marcellus, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Malvolio - Italian name invented by Shakespeare for a character in his play "Twelfth Night," meaning "ill-will."
Merla - Feminine form of English unisex Merle, meaning "blackbird."
Mignon - English name derived from the French word mignon, meaning "charming, delicate, pretty." 
Melba - From the surname of a 19th century singer who took the name from the city of her birth, Melbourne, Australia, meaning "mill stream."
Marco - Italian form of Latin Marcus, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Meira - Feminine form of Hebrew Meir, meaning "giving light."
Moreen -   Anglicized pet form of Irish Gaelic M�r, meaning "great." 
Meg - Pet form of English Margaret, meaning "pearl."
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." 
Mel - Unisex short form of English names beginning with Mel-.
Mae - Variant spelling of English May, a pet form of Margaret, meaning "pearl," and Mary, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Mazin - Arabic name meaning "rain clouds."
Miklós - Hungarian form of Greek Nikolaos, meaning "victor of the people." 
Mckenzie - Variant spelling of English unisex Mackenzie, meaning "comely, finely made."
Mariya - Russian form of Greek Maria, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Melina - Greek name derived from the word méli, meaning "honey."
Meera - Hindi name meaning "prosperous."
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."
Mathew - Variant spelling of English Matthew, meaning "gift of God."
Mitsuo - Japanese name meaning "shining man."
Morrissey - Irish surname transferred to forename use, from an Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Muirgheasa "descendant of Muirgheas," hence "sea-taboo." 
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."
Monique - French form of Latin Monica, possibly meaning "advise, counsel."
Marcell - Hungarian form of Roman Latin Marcellus, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Muhammad - Arabic name of a prophet who founded the Islamic religion, derived from the word hamid "praise," hence "praiseworthy."
Maeva - Variant spelling of English Maeve, meaning "intoxicating."
Machakw - Native American Hopi name meaning "horny toad."
Marine - Feminine form of French Marin, meaning "of the sea."
Maugier - Variant form of Norman French Mauger, meaning "work-spear."
Maurine - Variant spelling of English Maureen, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Maurene - Variant spelling of English Maureen, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Maunu - Finnish form of Roman Latin Magnus, meaning "great."
Meinir - Welsh name composed of the elements main "slender" and hir "tall," hence "tall and slender."
Maudie - Pet form of English Maud, meaning "mighty in battle."
Mauno - Variant spelling of Finnish Maunu, meaning "great."
Marcelline - Feminine form of French Marcellin, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Monika - English variant spelling of Latin Monica, possibly meaning "advise, counsel."
Maura -   Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Máire, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Martyn - Polish form of Latin Martinus, meaning "of/like Mars."
Maurentius - Gallo-Roman name meaning "of the Moors."
Malika - Arabic name meaning "queen."
Maud -   English form of French Maude, meaning "mighty in battle."
Mahmud - Ancient form of Arabic Muhammad, meaning "praiseworthy."
Manya - Pet form of Russian Mariya, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Maritza - Pet form of Spanish María, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Marla - English pet form of Latin Marlena, meaning "rebel of Magdala." 
Missy - Pet form of English Melissa, meaning "honey-sap."
Manindra - Hindi name composed of the Sanskrit element man "mind" and the name of the god Indra, hence "mind of Indra."
Mariella - Italian pet form of Latin Maria, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Mikuláš - Czech form of Greek Nikolaos, meaning "victor of the people." 
Malati - Hindi name meaning "jasmine."
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.
Maso - Short form of Italian Tommaso, meaning "twin."
Mimiteh - Native American Omaha name meaning "new moon."
Mingxia - Chinese name meaning "bright heroine.
Masanori - Japanese name meaning "model of justice."
Mabella - Pet form of English Mabel, meaning "lovable." 
Maoilmhín - Old Irish Gaelic name meaning "gentle chieftain."
Mikayla - Variant spelling of English Michaela, meaning "who is like God?"
Moswen - Egyptian name meaning "white."
Mackenzie - Scottish surname transferred to unisex forename use, from an Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Coinnich "son of Coinneach," hence "comely; finely made."
Marjan -  Dutch form of Latin Marianna, meaning "like Marius."
Matija - Slavic form of Greek Mattathias, meaning "gift of God."
Mika - Japanese name meaning "beautiful fragrance."
Manus - Irish form of Roman Latin Magnus, meaning"great."
Meleagros - Greek name derived from the word meleagris, meaning "pheasant." In mythology, this is the name of the son of Althaea and Oeneus.
Makary - Polish form of Greek Makarios, meaning "blessed."
Margaux - Variant spelling of French Margot, meaning "pearl."
Malger - Short form of German Amalger, meaning "work-spear." 
Martine - French feminine form of Latin Martinus, meaning "of/like Mars." 
Mecatl -  Nahuatl unisex name meaning "rope"or "lineage."
Munashe - African Shona unisex name meaning "with God."
Mahmoud - Variant spelling of Arabic Mahmud, meaning "praiseworthy."
Malachai - Variant spelling of English Malachi, meaning "my messenger."
Masud - Variant spelling of Arabic Masoud, meaning "fortunate, lucky."
Mahnaz - Persian name meaning "glory of the moon."
Moe - Japanese name meaning "budding."
Munir - Arabic name meaning "bright, shining."
Midge - Variant spelling of English Madge, meaning "pearl."
Mindy - Pet form of English Melinda, meaning "black/dark serpent" or "sweet serpent." 
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.
Max - English short form of both Latin Maximilian "the greatest rival" and Scottish Maxwell "the stream of Mack." 
Macarius - Latin form of Greek Makarios, meaning "blessed."
Melany - Variant spelling of English Melanie, meaning "black, dark."
Maxwell - Scottish surname transferred to forename use, derived from the place name Maxwell, meaning "the stream of Mack." 
Malik - Arabic name meaning "king." 
Matt - Short form of English Matthew, meaning "gift of God."
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. 
Maaike - Pet form of Dutch Marja, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." 
Misti - Variant spelling of English Misty, meaning "dim, cloudy, vague." 
Meredith - English unisex name derived from Welsh Meredydd, probably meaning "sea day" or "sea sun."
Malone - Irish surname transferred to forename use, from an Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Maoil Eoin, meaning "devotee of St. Eoin (John)."
Márcio - Portuguese form of Roman Latin Marcius, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Maol-maodhóg - Modern Gaelic form of Old Irish Mael-Maedóc, meaning "devotee of Maedóc." 
Maksymilian - Polish form of Latin Maximilian, meaning "the greatest rival."
Mosi - African Swahili name meaning "first born child."
Marly - Variant spelling of English Marlie, meaning "rebel of Magdala." 
Melek - Turkish name meaning "angel." 
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."
Marigold - English name derived from the flower name, composed of the name Mary "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion" and the word "gold."
Mórríghan - Irish myth name of a goddess of death and war, derived from Mhór Rioghain, meaning "great queen."
Madlyn - Contracted form of English Madelyn, meaning "of Magdala."
Maleah - English variant spelling of Hawaiian Malia, a form of Latin Maria, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Maegan - Variant spelling of English Meagan, meaning "pearl."
Marcin - Polish form of Roman Latin Martinus, meaning "of/like Mars."
Michio - Japanese name meaning "man on the (correct) path."
Meta - Short form of German Margarete, meaning "pearl."
Máté - Short form of Hungarian Mátyás, meaning "gift of God."
Marjani - African Swahili name meaning "coral."
Matheus - Brazilian form of Hebrew Mattithyah, meaning "gift of God."
Maynerd - Variant spelling of English Maynard, meaning "strong and hardy."
Mouna - Arabic name derived from the word maniya, meaning "to desire."
Mektild - Scandinavian form of Teutonic Mechthild, meaning "mighty in battle."
Massa - Hebrew name meaning "burden." In the bible, this is the name of a son of Ishmael.
Mahsheed - Variant spelling of Persian Mahshid, meaning "moonlight."
Matrona - Latin name meaning "lady." Originally it meant "married, respectable, noble woman." 
Magnus -   Roman Latin byname meaning "great."
Mandip - Variant spelling of Hindi Mandeep, meaning "light of the mind."
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.
Muircheartach - Scottish Gaelic name composed of the elements muir "sea" and ceardach "skilled," hence "skilled seaman."
Malen - Basque form of Latin Madelina, meaning "of Magdala."
Marijse - Dutch form of Latin Marise, meaning "of the sea."
Mayumi - Japanese name meaning "true bow (archery)."
Mile - Middle English name of uncertain origin, but commonly associated with Latin Milo, meaning "soldier." 
Mercedes - Spanish name derived from a title of the Virgin Mary, María de las Mercedes ("Mary of Mercies"), meaning "mercies."
Madoka - Japanese unisex name meaning 1) "circle" or 2) "circle, flower."
Marcellinus - Late derivative of Latin Marcus, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Marinella - Italian pet form of Roman Latin Marina, meaning "of the sea." 
Matryosha - Pet form of Russian Matryona, meaning "lady."
Maytal - Variant spelling of Hebrew Meital, meaning "dew drops."
Maximiano - Portuguese and Spanish form of Roman Latin Maximian, meaning "the greatest."
Marcius - A derivative of Roman Latin Marcus, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Makawee - Native American Sioux name meaning "mothering."
Mingli - Chinese name meaning "bright/clear logic."
Mudiwa - African Shona unisex name meaning "beloved."
Maximinus - Roman family name derived from Latin Maximus, meaning "the greatest."
Mikhailo - Variant spelling of Ukrainian Mykhailo, meaning "who is like God?"
Meonothai - Hebrew name meaning "habitations of Jehovah" or "my habitations." In the bible, this is the name of the father of Ophrah.
Marcello - Italian form of Roman Latin Marcellus, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Márk - Hungarian form of Greek Markos, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Mitzi - German pet form of Latin Maria, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." 
Meino - Short form of German names beginning with Mein-, meaning "might, strength."
Matias - Finnish form of Greek Mattathias, meaning "gift of God."
Martinho - Portuguese form of Latin Martinus, meaning "of/like Mars."
Marganit - Hebrew name derived from the name of a plant of Israel having blue, gold and red flowers.
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.
Magali - Possibly a pet form of French Marguerite, meaning "pearl."
Meilin - Chinese name meaning 1) "beautiful jade" or 2) "plum jade."
Mere - Maori form of English Mary, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." 
Mechthild - Teutonic form of Gothic Mahthildis, meaning "mighty in battle." 
Muhammed - Variant spelling of Arabic Muhammad, meaning "praiseworthy."
Murdag - Feminine form of Scottish Murdoch, meaning "sea warrior."
Maddalena - Italian form of Latin Madelina, meaning "of Magdala."
Meryl - Variant spelling of English unisex Merrill, meaning "sea-bright."
Mavourneen - Irish name derived from the phrase mo múirnín, meaning "my honey, my sweet one."
Masuyo - Japanese name meaning "benefit the world."
Makeda - Variant spelling of English Makkedah, meaning "place of shepherds." 
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."
Mitch - Short form of English Mitchell, meaning "who is like God?"
Meinhard - Old German name composed of the elements magin "might, strength" and hard "brave, hardy, strong," hence "strong and hardy." 
Maxentius - Roman name derived from the Latin word maximus, meaning "the greatest."
Masego - African Tswana name meaning "blessings."
Maximus - Latin name meaning "the greatest."
Muireall - Scottish Gaelic form of Irish Gaelic Muirgheal, meaning "sea-bright."
Maho - Chamoru name meaning "thirsty."
Machlown - Hebrew name meaning "sick." In the bible, this is the name of the son of Elimelech and Naomi.
Mattan - Hebrew name meaning "a gift." In the bible, this is the name of a priest of Baal, and the father of Shephatiah.
Martina - Feminine form of Latin Martinus, meaning "of/like Mars." 
Miela - Esperanto name meaning "honey-sweet."
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.
Marieke - Pet form of Dutch Marja, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Matylda - Czech and Polish form of Latin Mathilda, meaning "mighty in battle."
Melisende - Variant spelling of Norman French Melisent, meaning "strong worker."
Maipe - Chamoru name meaning "fiery; hot."
Malinda - Variant spelling of English Melinda, meaning either "black/dark serpent" or "sweet serpent."
Meital - Hebrew name meaning "dew drops."
Makari - Variant spelling of Russian Makariy, meaning "blessed."
Meshek - Hebrew name meaning "to draw." In the bible, this is the name of a son of Japheth.
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. 
Manfred - Old German name composed of the elements magin "strength" and fred/frid "peace," hence "strong peace."
Manjola - Albanian form of English Magnolia, meaning "magnolia tree."
Michel - French form of Greek Michaēl, meaning "who is like God?"
Masashi - Japanese name meaning "elegant, splendid."
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."
Michaël - Dutch form of Greek Michaēl, meaning "who is like God?"
Mahavir - Hindi name composed of the Sanskrit elements maha "great" and vira "hero," hence "great hero."
Merari - Anglicized form of Hebrew Merariy, meaning "bitter, unhappy." In the bible, this is the name of the third son of Levi.
Masood - Variant spelling of Arabic Masoud, meaning "fortunate, lucky."
María - Galician-Portuguese, Italian and Spanish form of Latin Maria, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Makoto - Japanese unisex name meaning "sincere, true."
Mahfuz - Arabic name meaning "protected, safeguarded."
Matilda -   English form of Latin Mathilda, meaning "mighty in battle." 
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.
Mahinder - Variant spelling of Hindi Mahendra, meaning "great-Indra."
Maddison - Variant spelling of English unisex Madison, meaning "son of Madde."
Mahlon - Anglicized form of Hebrew Machlown, meaning "sick." In the bible, this is the name of the son of Elimelech and Naomi.
Mirinda - Esperanto name derived from Latin mirandus, meaning"worthy of admiration." 
Murali - Hindi myth name attributed to Krishna, meaning "flute."
Michalina - Feminine form of Polish Michał, meaning "who is like God?"
Mircea - Romanian form of Slavic Mirče, meaning "peace." In use by the Romani.
Micolau - Catalan form of Latin Nicolaus, meaning "victor of the people."
Madhavi - Feminine form of Hindi Madhav, meaning "of springtime; vernal."
Marzena - Polish name meaning "dreamed one." 
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.
Modya - Pet form of Russian Modest, meaning "moderate, sober."
Mykhaylo - Variant spelling of Ukrainian Mykhailo, meaning "who is like God?"
Makkapitew - Native American Algonquin name meaning "he has large teeth."
Meliora - Modern English name derived from the Latin word meliora, meaning "always improving."
Meoquanee - Native American Cheyenne name meaning "wears red."
Mizquixaual - Nahuatl name meaning "Mesquite face paint."
Meaghan - Variant spelling of Irish Meghan, meaning "pearl."
Marinda - Perhaps a transposed form of English Miranda, meaning "admirable."
Mykola - Ukrainian form of Greek Michaēl, meaning "who is like God?"
Marley - Variant spelling of English Marlie, meaning "rebel of Magdala." 
Madlenka - Pet form of Czech and Slovak Magdaléna, meaning "of Magdala."
Marjolein - Variant spelling of Dutch Marjolijn, meaning "marjoram."
Mirna - Croatian name derived from the Slavic word mir, meaning "peace."
Mose - Short form of English Moses, meaning "drawn out."
Madhukar - Hindi name meaning "bee."
Milburga - Anglo-Saxon name composed of the Old English elements milde "gentle" and burg "fortress," hence "gentle fortress."
Martis - A derivative of Roman Latin Mars, meaning "of/like Mars."
Murdy - Pet form of English Murdoch, meaning "sea warrior."
Madog - Welsh name derived from a diminutive form of the word mad "fortunate, good," hence "little fortunate one" or "little good one."
Maggie - Pet form of English Margaret, meaning "pearl."
Martie - Pet form of English Martin, meaning "of/like Mars."
Melantha -  English name thought to probably be an elaborated form of the Greek word anthos, meaning "flower." 
Marte - Scandinavian form of Greek Martha, meaning "lady, mistress." 
Magda -   Short form of various Germanic forms of Greek Magdalēnē, meaning "of Magdala."
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."
Momoe - Japanese name meaning "hundred blessings."
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."
Monimos - Greek form of Arabic Munim, meaning "to be pleasing," or "favorable one."
Massimiliano - Italian form of Latin Maximilian, meaning "the greatest."
Miha - Short form of Slovene Mihael, meaning "who is like God?"
Macy - Variant spelling of English unisex Macey, meaning "gift of God."
Marmaduke - Anglicized form of Old Irish Mael-Maedóc, meaning "devotee of Maedóc."
Manuelita - Pet form of Spanish Manuela, meaning "God is with us."
Maoilios - Scottish Gaelic name meaning "servant of Jesus." 
Malandra - Modern English compound name composed of Mal- ("dark, black") from Malinda, and Sandra "defender of mankind."
Mahdokht - Persian name meaning "daughter of the moon."
Marcelo - Portuguese and Spanish form of Roman Latin Marcellus, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Mered - Hebrew name meaning "rebellion." In the bible, this is the name of a son of Ezra.
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." 
Monifa -   African Yoruba name meaning "I am lucky."
Matthildur - Icelandic form of Latin Mathilda, meaning "mighty in battle."
Moina - Celtic name meaning "gentle, soft."
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."
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.
Miw-sher - Egyptian name meaning "kitten."
Meka - Hawaiian name meaning "eyes."
Mette - Low German form of Gothic Mahthildis, meaning "mighty in battle."
Mihai - Romanian form of Greek Michaēl, meaning "who is like God?" In use by the Romani.
Mitya - Pet form of Russian Dmitri, meaning "loves the earth."
Mikhaila - Variant spelling of Ukrainian Mykhaila, meaning "who is like God?" 
Mingyu - Chinese name meaning "bright jade."
Mchumba - African Swahili name meaning "sweetheart."
Marc -   Short form of French Marceau, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Millie - Pet form of English Milicent, meaning "strong worker."
Marijona - Feminine form of Lithuanian Marijus, meaning "like Marius."
Mesech - Anglicized form of Hebrew Meshek, meaning "to draw." In the bible, this is the name of a son of Japheth.
Melech - Anglicized form of Hebrew Melek, meaning "king." In the bible, this is the name of the second son of Micah.
Milla - English short form of Roman Latin Camilla, possibly meaning "attendant (for a temple)."
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.
Maeveen - Pet form of English Maeve, meaning "intoxicating."
Munga - Older form of Scottish Mungo, possibly meaning "dearest friend."
Michela - Feminine form of Italian Michele, meaning "who is like God?"
Maas - Dutch pet form of Greek Thōmas, meaning "twin."
Maryanne - English compound name composed of Mary "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion" and Anne "favor; grace."
Malie - Hawaiian name meaning "calm."
Mads - Danish form of Greek Mattathias, meaning "gift of God." 
Masaki - Japanese name meaning "flourishing tree."
Missie - Variant spelling of English Missy, meaning "honey-sap."
Meleager -  Latin form of Greek Meleagros, meaning "pheasant." 
Marci - Pet form of Roman Latin Marcia, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Machlon - Variant spelling of Hebrew Machlown, meaning "sick." 
Mihaela - Feminine form of Slovene Mihael and Romanian Mihai, both meaning "who is like God?"
Marika - Pet form of Hungarian Mária, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Mirko - Pet form of Croatian Emerik, meaning "work-power."
Mayranoush - Armenian name meaning "sweet mother."
Merikh - Variant spelling of Mirrikh, the Arabic and Persian name for the planet Mars, possibly meaning "death, slaughter." 
Mercia - Latin form of English Mercy, meaning "mercy."
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. 
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." 
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."
Mina -   Chamoru name meaning "mine."
Merten - Low German form of French Martin, meaning "of/like Mars."
Melisent - Norman French form of Teutonic Malasintha, meaning "strong worker."
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. 
Miljan - Serbian name meaning "charming."
Mihangel - Welsh form of Italian Michelangelo, a compound name meaning both "who is like God?" and "angel, messenger." 
Mirče - Slavic name derived from the word mir, meaning "peace." 
Mårten - Swedish form of Latin Martinus, meaning "of/like Mars."
Margaréta - Hungarian form of Greek Margarites, meaning "pearl."
Meriel - Variant spelling of English Muriel, meaning "sea-bright."
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.
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.
Moyna - English variant spelling of Celtic Moina, meaning "gentle, soft."
Morcant - Old Celtic name, probably composed of the elements mor "sea" and cant "circle," hence "sea circle."
Madde - Variant spelling of Low German Maud, meaning "mighty in battle."
Malcom - Variant spelling of English Malcolm, meaning "devotee ofSt. Columba."  
Masahiko - Japanese name meaning "just prince."
Mizuki - Japanese name meaning "beautiful moon."
Matityahu - Variant form of Hebrew Matitya, meaning "gift of God."
Midha - Feminine form of Arabic Midhat, meaning "eulogy, praise."
Meinard - Variant spelling of German Meinhard, meaning "strong and hardy."
Meshullam - Hebrew name meaning "friend." In the bible, this is the name of many characters, including a son of Zerubbabel. 
Maryann - Variant spelling of English Maryanne, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion" and "favor/grace."
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. 
Mahir - Hebrew name meaning "expert, skilled" or "speedy."
Mervyn - Anglicized form of Welsh Merfyn, meaning "marrow-eminent."
Melaena - Latin form of Greek Melaina, meaning "black, dark." In mythology, this is the name of a Naiad Nymph of springs.
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."
Maryam - Arabic form of Hebrew Miryam, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Mitica - Pet form of Romanian Dumitru, meaning "loves the earth" or "follower of Demeter."
Moesen - Welsh form of Hebrew Moshe and Greek Mouses, meaning "drawn out."
Madoc - Variant spelling of Welsh Madog, meaning "little fortunate one" or "little good one."
Maidie - From an English byname derived from a pet form of the word maid, meaning "young woman." 
Mames - Chamoru unisex name meaning"kind; sweet."
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."
Mencius - Latin form of Chinese Meng-Ke, possibly meaning "approved eldest son."
Magdalena - Latin form of Greek Magdalēnē, meaning "of Magdala." In use by the Germans, Scandinavians and Spanish.
Mahats - Basque name meaning "grape."
Ming -  Chinese unisex name meaning 1) "bright, clear" and 2) "engrave."
Myrine - Variant spelling of Greek Myrina, possibly meaning "swiftly bounding."
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.
Matchitisiw - Native American Alqonguin name meaning "he has bad character."
Mitxoleta - Basque flower name meaning "poppy."
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.
Mariangela - Contracted form of Spanish María Ángela, meaning "rebel-angel."
Matsimela - Egyptian name meaning "root."
Mildreth - Middle English form of Anglo-Saxon Mildryth, meaning "gentle strength."
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.
Mauld - Middle English form of Norman French Mathilde, meaning "mighty in battle."
Morten - Danish and Norwegian form of Latin Martinus, meaning "of/like Mars."
Movses - Armenian form of Greek Moyses, meaning "drawn out."
Mirembe - African Luganda name meaning "peace."
Marama - Polynesian myth name of a moon goddess, meaning "moon."
Maleko - Hawaiian form of English Mark, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Maralyn - Variant spelling of English Marilyn, a compound name meaning "rebel-lake."
Marajha - Esperanto name meaning "made of the sea."
Marcellette - Pet form of French Marcelle, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Maka - Native American Sioux name meaning "earth."
Masato - Japanese name meaning "correct man."
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."
Mwanajuma - African Swahili name meaning "born on Friday."
Manjula - Hindi name meaning "melodious, pleasing."
Moke - Hawaiian form of Hebrew Moshe, meaning "drawn out."
Meihui - Chinese name meaning "beautiful wisdom."
Mitchell - English surname transferred to forename use, from a medieval form of Michael, meaning "who islike God?" 
Mnason - Greek name, possibly meaning "remembering." In the bible, this is the name of a Christian from Cyprus whom Paul stayed with in Jerusalem.
Macsen - Welsh form of Latin Maxim, meaning "the greatest rival." 
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." 
Mélissa - French form of Greek Melissa, meaning "honey-sap."
Myf - Short form of Welsh Myfanwy, meaning "my woman."
Malin - Swedish contracted form of Latin Magdalena, meaning "of Magdala."
Mariel - English variant spelling of French Marielle, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Mahalia - Aramaic name meaning "fatlings" or "brain, marrow." Also spelled Mehalia.
Madelyn - English variant spelling of French Madeline, meaning "of Magdala."
Manuel - Spanish formof Latin Emmanuel, meaning"God is with us."
Meskhenet - Egyptian name meaning "destiny."
Muscowequan - Native American Cree name meaning "hard quill."
Mathilda -   Latin form of Teutonic Mechthild, meaning "mighty in battle." 
Marjorie - Variant spelling of English Margery, meaning "pearl."
Mehmud - Variant spelling of Arabic Mahmud, meaning "praiseworthy."
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.
Maxen - Welsh form of Latin Maxim, meaning "the greatest rival."
Meike - German pet form of Latin Maria, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." 
Matanya - Variant spelling of Hebrew Mattanyah, meaning "gift of God." 
Mia - Danish and Swedish pet form of Latin Maria, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." 
Margrit - Swiss form of Latin Margarita, meaning "pearl."
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.
Mat - Variant spelling of English Matt, meaning "gift of God."
Miyako - Japanese name meaning "beautiful night child."
Marlis - Contracted form of German Maria Liese, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion" and "God is my oath." 
Maike - Frisian pet form of Latin Maria, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Mauri - Finnish form of Roman Latin Maurice, meaning "dark-skinned; Moor." 
Marylyn - Variant spelling of English Marilyn, meaning "rebel-lake."
Mundoo - Native American Algonquinname for the "Great Spirit," but it was applied to "the devil" by the first Christianmissionaries.
Milintica - Nahuatl name meaning "fire; he is waving."
Makenzie - Feminine form of English unisex Mackenzie, meaning "comely, finely made."
Michaela - Feminine form of English Michael, meaning "who is like God?"
Marge - Short form of English Margaret, meaning "pearl."
Mathias - Variant spelling of English Matthias, meaning "gift of God."
Mollie - Variant spelling of English Molly, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." 
Margot - Pet form of French Marguerite, meaning "pearl."
Mareike - German pet form of Latin Maria, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Msrah - Egyptian name meaning "born sixth."
Mead - English surname transferred to unisex forename use, denoting someone who "lives by a meadow." 
Midhat - Arabic name meaning "eulogy, praise."
Milo - Latin name derived from the word miles, meaning "soldier."
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.
Milan - Czech name derived from Slavic mil, meaning "favor, grace." 
Mshai - Egyptian name meaning "traveler."
Morpheus - Greek name derived from the word morphe, meaning "form, shape." In mythology, this is the name of a god of dreams.
Marilou - English compound name composed of Mary "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion" and Lou "famous warrior." 
Megane - French form of Welsh Megan, meaning "pearl."
Marja - Dutch and Finnish form of Greek Maria, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Maral - Armenian name meaning "deer."
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."
Marthe - French and German form of Greek Martha, meaning "lady, mistress." 
Makya - Native American Hopi name meaning "eagle hunter."
Madhur - Hindi name meaning "sweet."
Maiko - Japanese name meaning "dancing child."
Magnhildur - Icelandic form of Old Norse Magnhildr, meaning "mighty in battle."
Makani - Hawaiian name meaning "wind."
Milena - Variant spelling of Czech Milana, a short form of Slavic names containing the element mil, meaning "favor, grace." 
Mahala - Variant spelling of English unisex Mahalah, meaning "disease." 
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.
Makaio - Hawaiian form of English Matthew, meaning "gift of God."
Malka - Hebrew unisex name meaning "queen" for girls and "king" for boys. 
Morven - English name derived from the Scottish place name Morvern, from Gaelic Mhorbhairne, meaning "the big gap."
Martyna - Feminine form of Polish Martyn, meaning "of/like Mars."
Moriko - Japanese name meaning "forest child."
Muireadhach - Scottish Gaelic name composed of the elements muir "sea" and cath "battle," hence "sea warrior."
Mukul - Hindi name meaning "blossom, bud."
Meadow - English name derived from the vocabulary word, "meadow."
Makarios - Greek name derived from the word makaros, meaning "blessed."
Merfyn - Old Welsh name composed of the elements mer "marrow" and myn "eminent," hence "marrow-eminent."
Mieko - Japanese name meaning "beautiful blessing child."
Miro - Short form of Slavic names beginning with Mir-, meaning "peace."
Momchil - Bulgarian name derived from the word momche, meaning "boy, youth."
Maiteder - Basque form of Darlene, meaning "darling."
Moriya - Variant spelling of Hebrew Mowriyah, meaning "chosen by God." 
Matia - Basque form of Hebrew Mattithyah, meaning "gift of God."
Masahiro - Japanese name meaning "justice prospers."
Mateo - Spanish form of Hebrew Mattithyah, meaning "gift of God."
Mickey - Unisex pet form of English Michael and Michaela, both meaning "who is like God?"
Mariko - Japanese name meaning "true village child."
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.
Mikolaj - Polish form of Greek Nikolaos, meaning "victor of the people." 
Mathúin - Modern Irish spelling of the Old Gaelic byname Mathghamhain, meaning "bear calf." 
Magnhild - Norwegian form of Old Norse Magnhildr, meaning "mighty in battle."
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. 
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.
Molimo - Native American Miwok name meaning "bear walking into shade."
Matthan - Greek form of Hebrew Mattan, meaning "a gift." In the bible, this is the name of an ancestor of Christ.
Maurus - Latin byname meaning "dark-skinned; Moor."
Malasintha - Teutonic form of Gothic Amalasuintha, meaning "strong worker."
Markku - Finnish form of Greek Markos, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Maneesh - Variant spelling of Hindi Manish, meaning "god of the mind."
Minzhe - Chinese name meaning "sensitive and wise."
Morty - Pet form of English Morton "settlement on the moor," and Mortimer "dead sea."
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.
Marquite - French name meaning "awning, canopy."
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. 
Maryanna - English compound name composed of Mary "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion" and Anna "favor; grace."
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.
Mirabella - Latin name derived from the word mirabilis, meaning "wonderful." 
Matěj - Czech form of Greek Mattathias, meaning "gift of God."
Máirín - Pet form of Irish Gaelic Máire, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Mikil - Hawaiian name meaning "nimble; quick."
Marcelon - Diminutive form of French Marcel "defense" or "of the sea," hence "little one of the sea."
Marylu - Variant spelling of English Marylou, a compound name meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion" and "famous warrior."
Marilynn - Variant spelling of English Marilyn, meaning "rebel-lake."
Meirong - Chinese name meaning "beauty flourishing."
Mariusz - Polish form of Latin Marius, meaning "male, virile."
Mnatsagan - Armenian name meaning "permanent; eternal."
Muirgen - Irish Gaelic name meaning "born of the sea." In mythology, this is the name of a maiden who was changed into a salmon.
Meng-ke - Chinese name, possibly meaning "approved eldest son." The Latin form is Mencius.
Mimi - Italian pet form of Latin María, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." 
Murat - Turkish name meaning "desire, wish."
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.
Mabelle - English name derived from the French phrase ma belle, meaning "my beautiful one."
Muirne - Old Gaelic name meaning "beloved."
Mukki - Native American Algonquin name meaning "child."
Mirele - Yiddish form of Hebrew Miryam, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." 
Midori - Japanese name meaning "green, verdant."
Metit - Egyptian name meaning "righteous."
Mathieu - French form of Hebrew Mattithyah, meaning "gift of God."
Minoo - Persian name meaning "heaven, paradise."
Marlee - Variant spelling of English Marlie, meaning "rebel 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."
Millesant - Variant spelling of English Milisent, meaning "strong worker."
Murphy - Irish surname transferred to forename use, from an Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Murchadha "descendant of Murchadh," hence "sea-warrior."
Miloslava - Feminine form of Czech Miloslav, meaning "favor glory."
Michelyne - English variant spelling of French Micheline, meaning "who is like God?"
Miloš - Pet form of Czech Miloslav, meaning "favor glory."
Mogens - Danish form of Roman Latin Magnus, meaning "great."
Miksa - Hungarian form of Greek Maksimos, meaning "the greatest."
Magdalone - Danish form of Greek Magdalēnē, meaning "of Magdala."
Morgane - English variant spelling of French Morgaine, probably meaning "sea circle."
Maartje - Feminine form of Dutch Maarten, meaning "of/like Mars."
Matviyko - Ukrainian form of Greek Mattathias, meaning "gift of God."
Màiri - Scottish form of Greek Maria, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Montse - Short form of Catalan Montserrat, meaning "jagged mountain."
Máirtín - Irish Gaelic form of English/French Martin, meaning "of/like Mars."
Muriel - Anglicized form of Scottish Gaelic Muireall, meaning "sea-bright."
Márton - Hungarian form of Latin Martinus, meaning "of/like Mars."
Marcos - Portuguese and Spanish form of Latin Marcus, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Matunaaga - Native American Algonquin name meaning "fights."
Mehmet - Variant spelling of Turkish Mehmed, meaning "praiseworthy."
Mireia - Catalan and Spanish form of French Provençal Mireio, meaning "to admire."
Minty - Pet form of English Minta, meaning "mint." 
Marijus - Lithuanian form of Roman Latin Marius, meaning "male, virile."
Meturato - Native American Cheyenne name meaning "black kettle."
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.
Martijn - Dutch form of Latin Martinus, meaning "of/like Mars."
Mechtilde - Variant spelling of Teutonic Mechthild, meaning "mighty in battle." 
Minta - English form of Latin Mintha, meaning "mint." 
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.
Manishag - Armenian name meaning "violet flower."
Moana - Hawaiian unisex name meaning "wide expanse of water."
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. 
Maki - Japanese name meaning 1) "true chronicle/record," 2) "true hope," 3) "true precious," or 4) "true timber trees."
Marje - Variant spelling of English Marge, meaning "pearl."
Mihály - Hungarian form of Greek Michaēl, meaning "who is like God?"
Melor - Modern Russian name composed of the first letter of each of the following: Marx, Engels, Lenin, October, Revolution.
Malwine - German form of Scottish Malvina, meaning "smooth-brow."
Milisent - English variant spelling of Norman French Melisent, meaning "strong worker."
Matitya - Contracted form of Hebrew Mattithyah, meaning "gift of God." 
Mireio - French Provençal name, probably derived from the word mirar, meaning "to admire."
Martirio - Spanish name meaning "martyrdom."
Mignonette - English name derived from a diminutive form of the French word mignon ("charming, delicate, pretty"), hence "little delicate one." 
Maeleachlainn - Variant spelling of Irish Gaelic Maolseachlainn, meaning "devotee of Seachlainn."
Morris - Medieval English form of Roman Latin Maurice, meaning "dark-skinned; Moor."
Macaire - French form of Latin Macarius, meaning "blessed."
Meifeng - Chinese name meaning "beautiful wind."
Martixa - Basque form of Spanish Martina, meaning "of/like Mars." 
Mirabelle - French form of Latin Mirabella, meaning "wonderful."
Maximilienne - Feminine form of French Maximilien, meaning "the greatest rival."
Mdjai - Egyptian name meaning "soldier."
Mojca - Pet form of Croatian Marija, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." 
Meir - Hebrew name meaning "giving light."
Monat - Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Muadhnait, meaning "little noble one."
Madailéin - Irish form of French Madeline, meaning "of Magdala."
Mashel - Yiddish form of Hebrew Asher, meaning "happy."
Mihr - Persian name derived from Avestan Mithra, meaning "alliance; contract; a means of binding."
Maeghan - Variant spelling of Irish Meaghan, meaning "pearl."
Mingzhu - Chinese name meaning "bright/clear pearl."
Martialis - A derivative of Roman Latin Mars, hence "of/like Mars."
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.
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."
Maxine - Feminine form of English Max, meaning either "the greatest rival" or "the stream of Mack." 
Mort - Short form of English Morton "settlement on the moor," and Mortimer "dead sea."
Marguerita - Spanish form of Latin Margarita, meaning "pearl."
Marvyn - Variant spelling of English Marvin, meaning "marrow-eminent." 
Mihammad - Variant form of Arabic Muhammad, meaning "praiseworthy."
Matryoshka - Pet form of Russian Matryona, meaning "lady."
Mele - Hawaiian name meaning "song." Also used as a Hawaiian form of Mary, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." 
Murdie - Pet form of English Murdoch, meaning "sea warrior."
Mare -   Latin name meaning "sea."
Meave - Variant spelling of English Maeve, meaning "intoxicating." 
Minoru - Japanese name meaning "truth."
Marisela - Elaborated form of English Maris, meaning "of the sea."
Michaya - Variant spelling of English Micaiah, meaning "who is like God?" 
Medb - Old Irish Gaelic name, meaning "intoxicating." In mythology, this is the name of a warrior queen of Connacht, the wife of Ailill.
Mirja - Finnish form of Hebrew Miryam, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." 
Maurizio - Italian form of Latin Mauricius, meaning "dark-skinned; Moor."
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.
Marianus - Roman Latin family name meaning "like Marius."
Menachem - Hebrew name meaning "comforter." In the bible, this is the name of a king of Israel who was notorious for his cruelty.
Maitena - Variant form of Basque Maiteder, meaning "darling." 
Meri - Finnish name meaning "the sea."
Mererid - Feminine form of Welsh Meredydd, probably meaning "sea day" or "sea sun."
Mateusz - Polish form of Greek Mattathias, meaning "gift of God."
Mirthe - Variant spelling of Dutch Myrthe, meaning "myrtle."
Mikko - Finnish form of Greek Michaēl, meaning "who is like God?"
Marloes - Contracted form of Dutch Maria Loes, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion" and "famous warrior." 
Merletta - Feminine pet form of English unisex Merle, meaning "blackbird."
Maskini - Egyptian name meaning "poor."
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.
Miliani - Hawaiian name meaning "gentle caress."
Margh - Cornish form of English Mark (from the Welsh), probably meaning "horse."
Mallaidh - Irish Gaelic form of English Molly, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Mahli - Anglicized form of Hebrew Machliy, meaning "sick." In the bible, this is the name of a son of Merari. Also spelled Mahali.
Meshulam - Variant spelling of Hebrew Meshullam, meaning "friend." In the bible, this is the name of a scribe and many other minor characters.
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. 
Marik - Variant spelling of Czech/Polish Marek, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Mhairi - Variant spelling of Scottish Màiri, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." 
Mgrditch - Armenian name meaning "Baptist."
Moriarty - Irish surname transferred to forename use, from an Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Muircheartaigh "descendant of Muircheartach," hence "skilled seaman."
Mkhai - Egyptian name meaning "fight."
Mila - Pet form of Slavic names containing the element mil, meaning "favor, grace." 
Melite - From the Greek name for the country of Malta, from the Greek word meli, meaning "honey."
Meghranoush - Armenian name meaning "sweet ashoney."
Meghrig - Armenian name meaning "a bit of honey."
Marjolaine - French spice name meaning "marjoram."
Medakse - Armenian name meaning "silky."
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."
Marin - French form of Roman Latin Marinus, meaning "of the sea."
Morag -  Hebrew unisex name meaning "threshing board." Compare with strictly feminine Morag.
Masaru - Japanese name meaning "victorious."
Minninnewah - Native American Cheyenne name meaning "whirlwind."
Marketta - Finnish form of Greek Margarites, meaning "pearl."
Maitane - Basque name meaning "love."
Mónica - Spanish form of Latin Monica, possibly meaning "advise, counsel."
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. 
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." 
Macawi - Native American Sioux name meaning "generous."
Meinwen - Welsh name composed of the elements main "slender" and (g)wen "blessed, fair, white," hence "slender and fair."
Machli - Variant spelling of Hebrew Machliy, meaning "sick." 
Mujahid - Arabic name meaning "struggler."
Mohinder - Variant spelling of Hindi Mahendra, meaning "great-Indra."
Miia - Pet form of Finnish Maaria, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Mekhag - Armenian name meaning "clove."
Mayme - Variant spelling of English Mamie, a pet form of both Mary "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion" and Margaret "pearl." 
Mihailo - Serbian form of Greek Michaēl, meaning "who is like God?"
Matxalen - Basque form of Greek Magdalēnē, meaning "of Magdala."
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." 
Mukantagara - Egyptian name meaning "born during war."
Melodia - Chamoru name meaning "melody; song."
Madoline - English variant spelling of French Madeline, meaning "of Magdala."
Moise - Middle English form of French Moisé, meaning "drawn out."
Mallt - Welsh form of German Maud, meaning "mighty in battle."
Madonna - English name derived from a Latin title of the Virgin Mary, meaning "my lady."
Margaretta - Spanish pet form of Latin Margarita, meaning "pearl."
Mentor - Greek name derived from the word menos, meaning "spirit." In mythology, this is the name of the son of Álkimos.
Modestus - Roman name derived from Latin modestus, meaning "moderate, sober."
Manoel - Portuguese form of Latin Emmanuel, meaning "God is with us."
Moema - Native American Tupi name meaning "sweet."
Manny - Pet form of English Immanuel, meaning "God is with us."
Marganita - Variant form of Hebrew Marganit, the name of a plant of Israel having blue, gold and red flowers.
Masterman - English occupational surname transferred to forename use, meaning "man of the master," i.e. "retainer" or "servant."
Maricruz - Contracted form of Spanish María Cruz, meaning "rebel-cross."
Miep - Dutch pet form of Dutch/Finnish Marja, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Marjukka - Finnish pet form of Dutch/Finnish Marja, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Médéa - Arabic form of Latin Medea, meaning "cunning."
Monta - Feminine form of English Monty, meaning "pointed hill."
Michelina - Pet form of Italian Michela, meaning "who is like God?"
Monty - Pet form of English Montague "pointed mountain," and more rarely Montgomery "hill of Gomeric." 
Milicent - Variant spelling of English Milisent, meaning "strong worker."
Mikhail - Russian form of Greek Michaēl, meaning "who is like God?"
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."
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.  
Mahuizoh -  Nahuatl unisex name meaning "glorious person."
Merlyn - Unisex form of English Merlin, meaning "sea fort."
Manon - Pet form of French Marie, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Metin - Turkish name meaning "strong."
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.
Morwen - Short form of Cornish/Welsh Morwenna, meaning "maiden."
Marjo - Finnish form of Greek Maria, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Matthieu - Variant spelling of French Mathieu, meaning "gift of God."
Mahoyu - Chamoru name meaning "strong; tough."
Merryn - Cornish form of Latin Marina, meaning "of the sea." Given in dedication of the Christian saint Marina.
Maynard - English surname transferred to forename use, derived from the Norman personal name Mainard, meaning "strong and hardy."
Makar - Short form of Russian Makariy, meaning "blessed."
Maxene - Variant spelling of English Maxine, meaning either "the greatest rival" or "the stream of Mack." 
Muiris - Irish form of Roman Latin Maurice, meaning "dark-skinned; Moor."
Manuela - Feminine form of Spanish Manuel, meaning "God is with us."
Mitsuru - Japanese unisex name meaning "full" or "growing."
Mauricius - Extended form of Latin Maurus, meaning "dark-skinned; Moor."
Mahomet - Variant spelling of Arabic Muhammad, meaning "praiseworthy."
Martti - Finnish form of Latin Martinus, meaning "of/like Mars."
Mut - Egyptian name meaning "mother."
Maximino - Portuguese and Spanish form of Roman Latin Maximinus, meaning "the greatest."
Matjaž - Slovene form of Greek Mattathias, meaning "gift of God."
Murchadh - Scottish Gaelic name composed of the elements muir "sea" and cath "battle," hence "sea warrior."
Mikelis - Latvian form of Greek Michaēl, meaning "who is like God?"
Matevž - Slovene form of Greek Mattathias, meaning "gift of God."
Munroe - Variant spelling of Irish Munro, meaning "from the mount on the river Roe." 
Marsha - English variant spelling of Latin Marcia, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Masumi - Japanese unisex name meaning "true lucidity."
Mensah - Egyptian name meaning "born third."
Mave - Variant spelling of Irish Maeve, meaning "intoxicating." 
Mendia - Basque name meaning "mountain."
Makedon - A contracted form of Greek Makednos, meaning "the high/tall one."
Mártuska - Pet form of Hungarian Márta, meaning "lady, mistress." 
Merete - Danish form of Greek Margarites, meaning "pearl."
Michayla - Variant spelling of English Michaela, meaning "who is like God?"
Mojgan - Persian name meaning "eyelashes."
Mariana - Feminine form of Roman Latin Marianus, meaning "like Marius."
Malila - Native American Miwok name meaning "fast salmon swimming up a rippling stream."
Miyoko - Japanese name meaning "beautiful generation child."
Mukamutara - Egyptian name meaning "daughter of Mutara."
Martius - Extended form of Latin Martis, meaning "of/like Mars."
Melkedoodum - Native American Algonquin name meaning "conceited."
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."
Mirari - Basque name meaning "miracle."
Meyer - Variant spelling of Hebrew Meir, meaning "giving light."
Miroslav - Czech form of Polish Mirosław, meaning "peace-glory." 
Marquita - Latin form of French Marquite, meaning "awning, canopy." 
Marit - Norwegian and Swedish form of Greek Margarites, meaning "pearl."
Murdo - Pet form of English Murdoch, meaning "sea warrior."
Misaki - Japanese name meaning "beauty bloom."
Mariah -   English variant spelling of Latin Maria, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Molan - Irish name meaning "servant of the storm."
Marcelino - Portuguese and Spanish form of Roman Latin Marcellinus, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Malina -   Feminine form of English Malcolm, meaning "devotee ofSt. Columba." 
Malvina - This name was invented by the Scottish poet James Macpherson, based on the Gaelic term mala mhin, meaning "smooth-brow." 
Margherita - Italian form of Latin Margarita, meaning "pearl."
Masayoshi - Japanese name meaning "flourishing goodness."
Minkah - Egyptian name meaning "justice."
Maiara - Native American Tupi name meaning "wise."
Médée - French form of Latin Medea, meaning "cunning."
Merrion - Variant spelling of Welsh Meirion, meaning "like Marius."
Monte - Variant spelling of English Monty, meaning "pointed mountain."
Macaria - Feminine form of Spanish Macario, meaning "blessed."
Mahon - Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Mathúin, meaning "bear calf."
Madu - Egyptian name meaning "of the people."
Morgen - Variant spelling of English Morgan, probably meaning "sea circle." 
Mictlantecuhtli - Aztec name meaning "lord of Mictlan." In mythology, this is the name of a god of the underworld.
Milly - Variant spelling of English Millie, meaning "strong worker."
Mosegi - Egyptian name meaning "tailor."
Mohammad - Variant spelling of Arabic Muhammad, meaning "praiseworthy."
Matteo - Italian form of Hebrew Mattithyah, meaning "gift of God."
Manfredo - Italian form of Latin Manfredus, meaning "strong peace."
Mihael - Slovene form of Greek Michaēl, meaning "who is like God?"
Myfanwy - Welsh name composed of the elements my "my" and banw "woman," hence "my woman."
Meti - Egyptian name meaning "righteous."
Madalena - Portuguese form of Latin Madelina, meaning "of Magdala."
Mukarramma - Egyptian name meaning "revered."
Myranda - Variant spelling of English Miranda, meaning "worthy of admiration." 
Mikele - Feminine form of Basque Mikel, meaning "who is like God?"
Mehmed - Turkish form of Arabic Mahmud, meaning "praiseworthy."
Martzel - Basque form of Roman Latin Marcellus, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Mikki - Pet form of English Michaela, meaning "who is like God?"
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."
Morna - Anglicized form of Irish and Scottish Gaelic Muirne, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." 
Maldwyn - Welsh form of Old High German Baldawin, meaning "brave friend."
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. 
Modesta - Feminine form of Roman Latin Modestus, meaning "moderate, sober."
Morency - Germanic form of Gallo-Roman Maurentius, meaning "of the Moors."
Madalyn - English variant spelling of French Madeline, meaning "of Magdala."
Margaid - Manx form of Greek Margarites, meaning "pearl."
Mélanie - French form of Latin Melaena, meaning "black, dark." 
Moishe - Yiddish form of Hebrew Moshe, meaning "drawn out."
Mihrdat - Middle Persian name meaning "given by Mihr."
Mohandas - Hindi name meaning "servant of Mohan."
Massoud - Variant spelling of Arabic Masoud, meaning "fortunate, lucky."
Moki - Native American Hopi name meaning "deer."
Marjolijn - Dutch form of French Marjolaine, meaning "marjoram."
Momig - Armenian name meaning "little candle."
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.
Mace - English name which may mean either "mace (the spice)" or "mace (the weapon)."
Marjory - Variant spelling of English Marjorie, meaning "pearl."
Milosh -  Possibly a Romani form of Czech Miloš, meaning "favor glory."
Mikula - Czech form of Greek Nikolaos, meaning "victor of the people." 
Micheline - Pet form of French Michèle, meaning "who is like God?"
Mehrdad - A derivative of Middle Persian Mihrdat, meaning "given by Mihr."
Marianna - Russian form of Latin Mariana, meaning "like Marius."
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. 
Maree - English variant spelling of French Marie, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Marian - Medieval variant spelling of French Marion, meaning "little rebel." Compare with masculine Marian.
Mats - Norwegian and Swedish form of Greek Mattathias, meaning "gift of God."
Mojisola - African Yoruba name meaning "wake up to wealth."
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.
Miruna - Romanian name, derived from the Slavic element mir, meaning "peace."
Mahaut - Medieval form of Norman French Mathilde, meaning "mighty in battle."
Muirgheal - Irish Gaelic name composed of the elements muir "sea" and geal "bright," hence "sea-bright."
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.
Morta - Lithuanian form of Greek Martha, meaning "lady, mistress." 
Melaine - Greek name derived from the word, melaina, meaning "black, dark." In mythology, this is the name of a Naiad Nymph of springs.
Marleen - English variant form of Latin Marlena, meaning "rebel of Magdala." 
Mairenn - Variant form of Irish Gaelic Máirín, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Mattithyahu - Variant form of Hebrew Mattithyah, meaning "gift of God." 
Madeleine - French form of Latin Madelina, meaning "of Magdala."
Mirlind - Albanian name meaning "born well."
Marinus - Roman family name derived from the Latin word marinus, meaning "of the sea."
Mine - Short form of German Wilhelmine, meaning "will-helmet."
Muiriartach - Modern form of Scottish Gaelic Muicheachtach, meaning "skilled seaman."
Meagan - Modern English form of Welsh Megan, meaning "pearl."
Mihaita - Pet form of Romanian Mihai, meaning "who is like God?"
Miyuki - Japanese name meaning 1) "beautiful fortune/happiness," 2) "beautiful snow," or 3) "deep snow."
Mainfred - Norman French form of German Manfred, meaning "strong peace."
Merlinus - Latin form of Welsh Myrddin, meaning "sea fort."
Melitta - Variant spelling of Latin Melita, meaning "honey."
Malee - Thai name meaning "flower."
Marlena - Contracted form of Latin Maria Magdalena, meaning "rebel of Magdala." 
Mildredd - Middle English form of Anglo-Saxon Mildryth, meaning "gentle strength."
Maninder - Variant form of Hindi Manindra, meaning "mind of Indra."
Melika - Hawaiian form of Greek Melissa, meaning "honey-sap." 
Merab - Variant spelling of Hebrew Merav, meaning "increase, multiplication." In the bible, this is the name of the eldest daughter of King Saul. 
Melisa - English variant spelling of Greek Melissa, meaning "honey-sap."
Maedóc - Old Irish Gaelic name meaning "my dear Áedh."
Mo - Pet form of English Maureen, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." Compare with masculine Mo.
Mariska - Pet form of Hungarian Mária, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Martí - Catalan form of Latin Martinus, meaning "of/like Mars."
Magdalina - Russian form of Greek Magdalēnē, meaning "of Magdala."
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. 
Moira - Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Máire, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." 
Maciej - Polish form of Greek Mattathias, meaning "gift of God." 
Margie - Pet form of English Margaret, meaning "pearl."
Mairéad - Irish Gaelic form of Greek Margarites, meaning "pearl."
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. 
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.
Martín - Spanish form of Latin Martinus, meaning "of/like Mars."
Marlene - German form of Latin Marlena, meaning "rebel of Magdala." 
Maisie -   Anglicized form of Scottish Mysie, a pet form of Mairead (English Margaret), meaning "pearl."
Márcia - Portuguese form of Roman Latin Marcia, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
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.
Maret - Estonian form of Greek Margarites, meaning "pearl."
Mapiya - Native American Sioux name meaning "sky."
Marlie - Pet form of English Marleen, meaning "rebel of Magdala." 
Modron - Welsh Arthurian legend name of the daughter of Avallach, mother of Mabon, and probably the prototype of Morgan le Fay, meaning "divine mother."
Melva - Feminine form of English Melvin, meaning "bad settlement." 
Marilene - Elaborated form of English Mary, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Marzia - Italian form of Latin Marcia, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Mesi - Egyptian name meaning "water."
Makala - Hawaiian name meaning "myrtle."
Maoileachlainn - Variant spelling of Irish Gaelic Maeleachlainn, meaning "devotee of Seachlainn."
Moisés - Spanish form of Hebrew Moshe, meaning "drawn out."
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."
Meryle - Variant spelling of English unisex Merrill, meaning "sea-bright."
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.
Melania - Italian and Spanish form of Latin Melaena, meaning "black, dark." 
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. 
Miwa - Japanese name meaning 1) "beauty, harmony," 2) "beauty, ring/wheel," 3) "three, harmony," or 4) "three, ring/wheel."
Mattie - Pet form of English Matilda, meaning "mighty in battle." Compare with masculine Mattie.
Margriet - Dutch form of Latin Margarita, meaning "pearl."
Minori - Japanese unisex name meaning "truth."
Mirjam - Dutch and German form of Hebrew Miryam, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." 
Mali - Thai flower name meaning "jasmine." 
Mamoru - Japanese name meaning "protector."
Meztli -  Nahuatlunisex name meaning "moon."
Maybelline - Pet form of English Mabel, meaning "lovable."
Merikano -  Probably a Romani form of Czech/Polish Marek, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Miykal - Hebrew name meaning "who is like God." In the bible, this is the name of a daughter of king Saul. 
Matryona - Russian form of Latin Matrona, meaning "lady."
Maja - Scandinavian and Slavic form of Greek Maia, meaning "nursing mother."
Márta - Hungarian form of Greek Martha, meaning "lady, mistress." 
Makatza - Basque name meaning "untamed; wild."
Mag - Short form of English Maggie, meaning "pearl."
Miguel - Spanish form of Greek Michaēl, meaning "who is like God?"
Meade - Variant spelling of English unisex Mead, meaning "lives by a meadow."
Marielle - Pet form of French Marie, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Mandy - Pet form of English Amanda, meaning "lovable."
Mathis - French and German form of Greek Mattathias, meaning "gift of God."
Mamie - Pet form of English Mary "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion," and Margaret "pearl." 
Momoko - Japanese name meaning "peach child."
Maarit - Finnish form of Greek Margarites, meaning "pearl."
Magalie - Possibly a pet form of French Marguerite, meaning "pearl."
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.
Mack - Originally a short form of surnames, mostly Scottish, beginning with Mac-, meaning "son of," it is now sometimes given as a forename. 
Midyan - Hebrew name meaning "strife, war." In the bible, this is the name of a son of Abraham.
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."
Mór - Irish and Scottish Gaelic name meaning "great."
Maponos - Celtic myth name of a god of youth and music, meaning "divine son." 
Marianne - French form of Latin Marianna, meaning "like Marius."
Maxence - French form or Roman Latin Maxentius, meaning "the greatest."
Matild - Hungarian form of Latin Mathilda, meaning "mighty in battle."
Madison - English surname transferred to unisex forename use, meaning "son of Madde."
Margery - Medieval form of English Margaret, meaning "pearl."
Muirenn - Variant spelling of Irish Gaelic Muirgen, meaning "born of the sea."
Móric - Hungarian form of Roman Latin Maurice, meaning "dark-skinned; Moor."
Minthe - Greek name meaning "mint." In mythology, this is the name of a water nymph who was turned into a mint plant.
Motya - Pet form of Russian Matvey, meaning "gift of God." 
Michiel - Dutch form of Greek Michaēl, meaning "who is like God?"
Madge - Pet form of English Margaret, meaning "pearl."
Mikoláš - Czech form of Greek Nikolaos, meaning "victor of the people." 
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.
Maksym - Polish form of Greek Maksimos, meaning "the greatest."
Mieszko - Pet form of Polish Mieczysław, meaning "who is like God?"
Matvey - Russian form of Greek Mattathias, meaning "gift of God."
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."
Miloslav - Czech form of Polish Miłosław, meaning "favor glory."
Marijn - Dutch unisex form of Roman Latin Marinus, meaning "of the sea."
Muiredach - Variant spelling of Scottish Gaelic Muireadhach, meaning "sea warrior."
Murtagh -   Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Muircheartaigh "descendant of Muircheartach," hence "skilled seaman."
Marija - Croatian form of Greek Maria, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Miltiades - Old Greek name derived from the word miltos, meaning "red earth."
Menetnashté - Egyptian name meaning "power."
Maximian - Roman name derived from Latin Maximus, meaning "the greatest." 
Miyaoaxochitl -  Nahuatl name meaning "maize tassel flower."
Miyka - Hebrew name meaning "who is like God?" In the bible, this is the name of several characters, including the father of Mattaniah.
Márkus - Hungarian form of Greek Markos, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
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."
Mainchín - Irish Gaelic name composed of the word manach "monk" and a diminutive suffix, hence "little monk."
Muirgheas - Gaelic name composed of the elements muir "sea" and geas "taboo," hence "sea-taboo."
Martta - Finnish form of Greek Martha, meaning "lady, mistress." 
Marilena - Elaborated form of English Mary, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Maryla - Polish pet form of Greek Maria, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Macedon - Latin form of Greek Makedon, meaning "the high/tall one." In mythology, this is the name of a son of Zeus and Thyia.
Maximilien - French form of Roman Latin Maximilianus, meaning "the greatest rival."
Mikio - Japanese name meaning "tree trunk man."
Mátyás - Hungarian form of Greek Mattathias, meaning "gift of God."
Masichuvio - Native American Hopi name meaning "gray deer."
Moritz - German form of Roman Latin Maurice, meaning "dark-skinned; Moor."
Machk - Native American Algonquin name meaning "bear."
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."
Malgier - Norman French form of German Malger, meaning "work-spear."
Marged - Welsh form of Greek Margarites, meaning "pearl."
Magnhildr - Old Norse name composed of the elements magn "mighty, strong" and hildr "battle, fight," hence "mighty in battle."
Maarja - Estonian form of Greek Maria, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." 
Mehalia - Variant spelling of Aramaic Mahalia, meaning "fatlings" or "brain, marrow." 
Mies - Dutch pet form of Dutch/Finnish Marja, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." Compare with masculine Mies. 
Mongwau - Native American Hopi name meaning "owl."
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." 
Makelina - Hawaiian form of Latin Magdalena, meaning "of Magdala."
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.  
Major - English surname transferred to forename use, from the Norman French personal name Mauger, meaning "work-spear."
Melbourne - English surname transferred to forename use, composed of the Old English elements mylla "mill" and burne "stream," hence "mill stream."
Máire - Irish Gaelic form of Greek Maria, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Mahthildis - Gothic name composed of the Germanic elements mahta "might, strength" and hildis "battle," hence "mighty in battle."
Marybeth - English compound name composed of Mary "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion" and Beth "God is my oath." 
Margrethe - Danish and Norwegian form of Latin Margarita, meaning "pearl."
Merideth - Feminine variant of English unisex Meredith, meaning "sea day" or "sea sun."
Myrrine - Ancient Greek name derived from the word myron, meaning "myrrh." 
Mitsuko - Japanese name meaning "light child" or "shining child."
Midian - Anglicized form of Hebrew Midyan, meaning "strife, war." In the bible, this is the name of a son of Abraham.
Mirek - Pet form of Czech Miroslav, meaning "peace-glory."
Mícheál - Irish Gaelic form of Greek Michaēl, meaning "who is like God?"
Mildryth - Anglo-Saxon name composed of the Old English elements milde "gentle" and þryð "strength," hence "gentle strength."
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.
Merrilyn - Variant spelling of English Marilyn, meaning "rebel-lake."
Mendebal - Basque name meaning "west."
Manola - Pet form of Spanish Manuela, meaning "God is with us."
Mckayla - Variant spelling of English Michaela, meaning "who is like God?"
Madrona - Variant spelling of Latin Matrona, meaning "lady."
Marguerite - French form of Latin Margarita, meaning "pearl."
Mauro - Italian form of Latin Mauricius, meaning "dark-skinned; Moor."
Maximillian - Variant spelling of Latin Maximilian, meaning "the greatest rival."
Marie - French form of Latin Maria, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Mihovil - Croatian form of Greek Michaēl, meaning "who is like God?"
Margarida - Galician-Portuguese form of Latin Margarita, meaning "pearl."
Mattathia - Hebrew form of Greek Mattathias, meaning "gift of God."
Màrtainn - Scottish Gaelic form of Latin Martinus, meaning "of/like Mars."
Marcellin - French form of Roman Latin Marcellinus, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Marilyn - Modern English compound name composed of Mary "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion," and Lyn "lake," hence "rebel-lake."
Margareeta - Finnish form of Greek Margarites, meaning "pearl."
Melusina - Variant spelling of German Melusine, meaning either "wonder" or "sea-fog."
Meng - Chinese name meaning "eldest son."
Metod - Slovene form of Greek Methodios, meaning "method."
Metrophanes - Ancient Greek name composed of the elements meter "mother" and phanes "appearing," hence "mother-appearing," perhaps in the sense "resembles the mother."
Micajah - Variant spelling of English Micaiah, meaning "who is like God?"
Minh - Vietnamese name meaning "intelligent."
Muminah - Egyptian name meaning "pious."
Martial - English form of Roman Latin Martialis, meaning "of/like Mars."
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.
Marek - Czech and Polish form of Greek Markos, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Máximo - Spanish form of Latin Maximus, meaning "the greatest."
Melyssa - Modern English variant spelling of Greek Melissa, meaning "honey-sap."
Magnolia - English name derived from the name of the flowering tree. 
Michi - Japanese unisex name meaning "pathway."
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. 
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. 
Mergim - Albanian name meaning "foreign; stranger."
March - Catalan form of Latin Marcus, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Mbizi - Egyptian name meaning "water."
Miina - Short form of Finnish Vilhelmiina, meaning "will-helmet."
Menno - Pet form of Dutch and German names beginning with Mein-, from Germanic magin, meaning "might, strength."
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. 
Milun - French form of Latin Milon, meaning "little soldier." 
Maksimos - Greek form of Latin Maximus, meaning "the greatest."
Marni - English pet form of Roman Latin Marina, meaning "of the sea."
Mykhaila - Feminine form of Ukrainian Mykhailo, meaning "who is like God?"
Mendel - Yiddish name derived from Hebrew Menashsheh, meaning "comforter."
Maryana - Variant spelling of English Maryanna, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion" and "favor; grace." 
Meuric - Welsh form of Roman Latin Maurice, meaning "dark-skinned; Moor."
Methoataske - Native American Shawnee name meaning "turtle laying its eggs."
Methodius - Latin form of Greek Methodios, meaning "method."
Mathghamhain - Irish Gaelic byname meaning "bear calf."
Meurig - Variant spelling of Welsh Meuric, meaning "dark-skinned; Moor."
Menuha - Variant spelling of Hebrew Menucha, meaning "tranquility."
Melchiorre - Italian form of biblical Melchior, meaning "king of light."
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.
Mochni - Native American Hopi name meaning "talking bird."
Mi - Japanese name meaning "beauty."
Mefodiy - Russian form of Latin Methodius, meaning "method."
Maren - Danish form of Latin Marina, meaning "of the sea."
Moyolehuani -  Nahuatlunisex name meaning "enamored one."
Mateus - Portuguese form of Hebrew Mattithyah, meaning "gift of God."
Mihhaelo - Variant spelling of Esperanto Michaelo, meaning "who is like God?"
Mihijo - Pet form of Esperanto Mihhaelo, meaning "who is like God?"
Mainard - Norman French form of German Meinhard, meaning "strong and hardy."
Melisizwe - African Xhosa name meaning "leader of the nation."
Matlal -  Nahuatlname meaning "dark green; or net."
Matchitehew - Native American Algonquin name meaning "he has an evil heart."
Media - Modern variant spelling of Latin Medea, meaning "cunning."
Matouš - Czech form of Greek Mattathias, meaning "gift of God."
Mstislav - Slavic name composed of the elements *misti "revenge" and slav "glory," hence "vengeance-glory." In use by the Czechs. 
Moirrey - Manx form of Irish Gaelic Máire, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." 
Mhotep - Egyptian name meaning "peace."
Malvolia - Feminine form of Italian Malvolio, meaning "ill-will."
Manlius - Roman family name, derived from the personal name Manius, meaning "morning."
Mirrikh - Arabic and Persian name for the planet Mars, possibly meaning "death, slaughter." Also spelled Merikh.
Mantotohpa - Native American Cheyenne name meaning "four bears."
Murdanie - Pet form of English Murdoch, meaning "sea warrior."
Meggie - Pet form of English Margaret, meaning "pearl."
Meghann - Variant spelling of Irish Meghan, meaning "pearl."
Makariy - Russian form of Greek Makarios, meaning "blessed."
Miklavž - Slovene form of Greek Nikolaos, meaning "victor of the people." 
Mengyao - Chinese name meaning "may the child be as good and wise as Mencius (Meng-Ke) and Yao."
Methuwshael - Hebrew name meaning "man of God." In the bible, this is the name of a descendant of Cain.
Mirjana - Croatian and Serbian form of Hebrew Miryam, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." 
Miren - Basque form of Hebrew Miryam, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Meiriona -   Aramaic name meaning "sheep."
Maite - Basque name meaning "lovable."
Mahatma - Hindi name composed of the Sanskrit elements maha "great" and atma "life, soul, spirit," hence "great soul."
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.
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. 
Merrill - English surname transferred to unisex forename use, derived from the personal name Meriel, meaning "sea-bright."
Marya - Russian form of Greek Maria, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Merlín - Spanish form of Latin Merlinus, meaning "sea fort."
Melchor - Spanish form of biblical Melchior, meaning "king of light."
Mihajlo - Serbian form of Greek Michaēl, meaning "who is like God?"
Maija - Finnish form of Greek Maria, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Mendiete - Basque name meaning "virgin."
Madelina - Latin form of Greek Magdalēnē, meaning "of Magdala."
Malakiy - Hebrew name meaning "my messenger." In the bible, this is the name of the last of the Hebrew prophets.
Marceau - French form of Latin Marcus, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Meirit - Variant form of Hebrew Meiri, meaning "giving light." 
Maialen - Basque form of Greek Magdalēnē, meaning "of Magdala."
Mellony - Variant spelling of English Melanie, meaning "black, dark." 
Mordche - Yiddish form of Hebrew Mordekay, meaning "devotee of Marduk (Mars)" or "little man."
Mael-maedóc - Old Irish Gaelic name meaning "devotee of Maedóc."
Markrid - Armenian form of Greek Margarites, meaning "pearl."
Marty - Pet form of English Martin, meaning "of/like Mars."
Mellan - Variant spelling of Irish Meallán, meaning "little lump."
Mawrth - Welsh form of Roman Mars, meaning "of the sea."
Mártan - Irish Gaelic form of Latin Martinus, meaning "of/like Mars."
Margarita - Latin form of Greek Margarites, meaning "pearl."
Meinrad - German name composed of the elements magin "might, strength" and rad "counsel," hence "strong counsel."
Madhav - Hindi name meaning "of springtime; vernal."
Marino - Italian form of Roman Latin Marinus, meaning "of the sea."
Manlio - Italian form of Roman Latin Manlius, meaning "morning."
Myrtie - Pet form of English Myrtle, meaning "little myrtle."
Mahkah - Native American Sioux name meaning "earth."
Maredudd - Welsh myth name of the father of Iorwerth, probably meaning "sea day" or "sea sun."
Mairsile - Feminine form of Irish Gaelic Marcas, meaning "defense" or "of the sea." 
Mahvash - Persian name meaning "moon-like."
Marquise - Variant spelling of English Marquis, meaning "governor of a border country."
Michijo - Pet form of Esperanto Michaelo, meaning "who is like God?"
Melvyn - Variant spelling of English Melvin, meaning "bad settlement." 
Melita - Latin form of Greek Melite, meaning "honey."
Marnina - Hebrew name meaning "rejoice."
Markéta - Czech and Slovak form of Greek Margarites, meaning "pearl."
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.
Mirlinda - Albanian name composed of the elements mire "good," and lindje "east; birth," hence "born well."
Matvei - Variant spelling of Russian Matvey, meaning "gift of God."
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."
Merv - Short form of English Mervin, meaning "marrow-eminent."
Macarena - Spanish name derived from the name of a place in Seville, from the Latin personal name Macarius, meaning "blessed."
Mysie - Pet form of Scottish Mairead, meaning "pearl."
Menelaus - Latin form of Greek Menelaos, meaning "withstanding the people." In mythology, this is the name of a king of Sparta.
Megedagik - Native American Algonquin name meaning "kills many."
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."
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.
Murgatroyd - English surname transferred to forename use, derived from a place name meaning "the clearing belonging to Margaret."
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. 
Margrét - Icelandic form of Latin Margarita, meaning "pearl."
Mózes - Hungarian form of Greek Moyses, meaning "drawn out."
Mechteld - Dutch form of Teutonic Mechthild, meaning "mighty in battle." 
Maolgfhoghmhair - Old Irish Gaelic name meaning "chief of harvest."
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.
Michelangela - Feminine form of Italian Michelangelo, meaning "who is like God?" and "angel, messenger."
Michèle - Feminine form of French Michel, meaning "who is like God?" 
Muiríol - Scottish Gaelic form of Irish Gaelic Muirgheal, meaning "sea-bright." 
Marjut - Finnish pet form of Dutch/Finnish Marja, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Marceli - Polish form of Roman Latin Marcellus, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Meirion - Welsh form of Roman Latin Marianus, meaning "like Marius."
Mukhwana - Egyptian name meaning "twin."
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.
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. 
Micky - Pet form of English Michael, meaning "who is like God?"
Melveen - Feminine form of English Melvin, meaning "bad settlement." 
Marku - Romanian form of Latin Marcus, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Masozi - African Tumbuka unisex name meaning "tears."
Murdina - Feminine form of Scottish Murdoch, meaning "sea warrior."
Marjaana - Finnish form of Greek Mariam, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Marcelyn - English variant spelling of French Marceline, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Margarethe - Danish and Norwegian form of Greek Margarites, meaning "pearl."
Mwenye - African Swahili name meaning "lord, owner."
Merilyn - Variant spelling of English Marilyn, meaning "rebel-lake."
Minna - Variant spelling of German Mina, meaning "will-helmet."
Motke - Pet form of Yiddish Mordche, meaning "devotee of Marduk." 
Mädchen - English name derived from the German word for "girl."
Machalath - Hebrew name meaning "stringed instrument." In the bible, this is the name of a daughter of Ishmael.
Margarid - Armenian form of Greek Margarites, meaning "pearl."
Marylou - English compound name composed of Mary "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion" and Lou "famous warrior." 
Morwenna - Cornish and Welsh name, derived from the Welsh word morwyn, meaning "maiden."
Mavreena - Variant spelling of English Maureen, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
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.
Muirín - Variant spelling of Irish Gaelic Muirgen, meaning "born of the sea."
Mykhailo - Ukrainian form of Greek Michaēl, meaning "who is like God?"
Miguela - Feminine form of Spanish Miguel, meaning "who is like God?"
Mortimer -   Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Muiriartach, meaning "mariner, seaman."
Maarika - Pet form of Finnish Maaria, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." 
Micheil - Scottish Gaelic form of Greek Michaēl, meaning "who is like God?"
Meixiang - Chinese name meaning "plum fragrance."
Mihkel - Estonian form of Greek Michaēl, meaning "who is like God?"
Merit -   Egyptian name meaning "beloved."
Metody - Polish form of Greek Methodios, meaning "method."
Murukan - Variant spelling of Hindi Murugan, meaning "six-faced." 
Maaria - Finnish form of Greek Maria, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." 
Mladen - Slavic name derived from the word mlad, meaning "young."
Merinus - Variant spelling of Roman Latin Marinus, meaning "of the sea."
Macario -  Italian, Portuguese and Spanish form of Latin Macarius, meaning "blessed."
Maritta - Finnish form of Greek Margarites, meaning "pearl."
Marjeta - Slovene form of English Margaret, meaning "pearl."
Marsaili - Scottish Gaelic form of Latin Marcia, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Masao - Japanese name meaning "correct man."
Maodhóg - Modern form of Old Irish Gaelic Maedóc, "my dear Áedh."
Menhalom - Chamoru name meaning "smart; intelligent."
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.
Malwina - Polish form of Scottish Malvina, meaning "smooth-brow."
Machteld - Dutch form of Teutonic Mechthild, meaning "mighty in battle."
Mitja - Pet form of Slovene Dimitrij, meaning "loves the earth" or "follower of Demeter."
Mkhitar - Armenian name meaning "comforter."
Mudada - Egyptian name meaning "provider."
Marjatta - Finnish pet form of Dutch/Finnish Marja, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Methodios - Greek name derived from methodos, meaning "method."
Misae - Native American Osage name meaning "white sun."
Mattin - Basque form of Roman Latin Martinus, meaning "of/like Mars."
Minttu - Finnish name meaning "mint."
Milagros - Spanish name derived from a title of the Virgin Mary, Nuestra Senora de los Milagros ("Our Lady of Miracles"), meaning "miracles."
Malene - Danish contracted form of Latin Magdalena, meaning "of Magdala."
Marcellus - Roman Latin name meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Manolita - Pet form of Spanish Manuela, meaning "God is with us."
Migina - Native American Omaha name meaning "returning moon."
Momoztli -  Nahuatl unisex name meaning"altar."
Margit - Hungarian and Scandinavian form of Greek Margarites, meaning "pearl."
Manfredus - Latin form of German Manfred, meaning "strong peace."
Marna - Swedish form of Roman Latin Marina, meaning "of the sea."
Mirella - Italian form of French Mireille, meaning "to admire."
Margarites - Greek name derived from the word margaron, meaning "pearl."
Marianela - Contracted form of Spanish María Estela, meaning "rebel-star."
Masika - Egyptian name meaning "born during rain."
Matoskah - Native American Sioux name meaning "white bear."
Michiko - Japanese name meaning "beautiful wise child."
Malachy -   Variant spelling of English Malachi, meaning "my messenger."
Miomir - Serbian name meaning "scent."
Mirjami - Finnish form of Hebrew Miryam, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." 
Marzio - Italian form of Roman Latin Marcius, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Mair - Welsh form of Greek Maria, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Muskilda - Basque name meaning "bud."
Montserrat - Catalan name derived from the name of a mountain near Barcelona, derived from Latin mons serratus, meaning "jagged mountain."
Maresol - Variant spelling of Spanish Marisol, meaning "rebellious-sun."
Makenna - Variant spelling of English Mckenna, meaning "born of fire."
Magahet - Chamoru name meaning "honest; truthful."
Maighdlin - Scottish name meaning "magnificent."
Manauia -  Nahuatlunisex name meaning "defend."
Martino - Italian form of Latin Martinus, meaning "of/like Mars."
Meixiu - Chinese name meaning "beautiful elegant."
Mora - English pet form of names beginning with Mor-.
Milinka - Serbian name meaning "grace."
Murdann - Feminine form of Scottish Murdoch, meaning "sea warrior."
Muadhnait - Irish Gaelic name composed of the word muadh "good, noble," and a diminutive suffix, hence "little noble one."
Merariy - Hebrew name meaning "bitter, unhappy." In the bible, this is the name of the third son of Levi.
Melpomenê - Greek name meaning "choir." In mythology, this is the name of the muse of tragedy.
Melisande - Modern French form of Old Norman French Melisende, meaning "strong worker."
Minsheng - Chinese name meaning "voice of the people."
Margaret -  English form of French Marguerite, meaning "pearl."
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.
Muata - Native American Miwok name meaning "yellow jackets inside a nest."
Midir - Irish name of unknown meaning. In Celtic mythology, this is the name of a lord of the underworld, the husband of Fuamnach.
Marisol - Spanish compound name composed of María "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion" and Sol "sun," hence "rebellious-sun."
Mariette - Diminutive form of French Marie, meaning "little rebel."
Matxin - Basque form of Latin Martinus, meaning "of/like Mars."
Mya - English variant spelling of Danish/Swedish Mia, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion," or Greek Maia, meaning "mother."
Masako - Japanese name meaning 1) "elegant child" or 2) "flourishing child."
Mihail - Variant spelling of Slovene Mihael, meaning "who is like God?"
Miljana - Serbian name meaning "charming."
Machliy - (מַחְלִי): Hebrew name meaning "sick." In the bible, this is the name of a son of Merari.
Maritxu - Basque form of Greek Maria, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Meredydd - Variant spelling of Welsh Maredudd, probably meaning "sea day" or "sea sun."
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. 
Maev - Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Meadhbh, meaning "intoxicating." 
Maitiú - Old Gaelic form of French Mathieu, meaning "gift of God."
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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