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Names starting with M

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

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