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Names starting with M

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