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Names starting with M

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