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Names starting with N

Nouver - Armenian name meaning "gift."
Nabil - Arabic name meaning "noble."
Nehemiah - Anglicized form of Hebrew Nechemyah, meaning "Jehovah comforts" or "whom Jehovah comforts." In the bible, this is the name of several characters, including a governor of Judah under the Persian king Artachshatra.
Naida - Russian name derived from the word nayda, from Greek Naiad, meaning "water nymph."
Natasha - Pet form of Russian Natalya, meaning "birthday," or in Church Latin "Christmas day."
Nitin - Hindi name, possibly meaning "right path."
Nkiruka - African Igbo name meaning "the best is still to come."
Nawal - Arabic name meaning "gift."
Nopaltzin - Nahuatl name meaning "cactus; king."
Nouha - Variant spelling of Arabic Noha, meaning "wisdom."
Numees - Native American Algonquin name meaning "sister."
Nilüfer - Turkish form of Persian Nilofer, meaning "water-lily."
Nicusor - Pet form of Romanian Nicolæ, meaning "victor of the people."
Najib - Arabic name meaning "noble."
Nittawosew - Native American Algonquin name meaning "she is not sterile."
Nkrumah - Egyptian name meaning "ninth born."
Nazoraios - Greek name derived from the word nazara ("the guarded one"), meaning "one separated." In the bible, this is a title given to Jesus and a name given to Christians by the Jews. It is also the name used for an inhabitant "of Nazareth."
Ndidi - African Igbo unisex name meaning "patience."
Nirav - Hindi name meaning "calm, quiet."
Nerea - Variant form of Basque Nere, meaning "mine."
Nâdiya - French form of Russian Nadya, meaning "hope."
Nantosuelta - Gaulish name meaning "valley-sun." In Celtic mythology, this is the name of a goddess of water and fertility.
Nahia - Basque name meaning "desire."
Nanette - Diminutive form of English Nan ("favor; grace"), hence "little favorable one" or "little graceful one."
Netanya - Variant spelling of Hebrew Nethanyah, meaning "given of Jehovah" or "whom Jehovah gave." 
Nazeli - Armenian name meaning "pretty."
Neilina - Pet form of English Neile, meaning "champion." In use by the Scottish.
Neptune - Short form of Latin Neptunus, probably meaning "moist, wet." In mythology, this is the name of a god of horses and the sea. His Greek name is Poseidon. The planet Neptune was named after him.
Noll - Medieval pet form of English Oliver, probably meaning "elf army."
Nechushta - Hebrew name meaning "brass." In the bible, this is the name of the wife of King Jehoiakim, the mother of Jehoiachin.
Noa - Variant spelling of English Noah, meaning "motion." 
Nevena - Bulgarian name, meaning "marigold."
Nazih - Arabic name meaning "honest."
Nomusa - African Ndebele name meaning "merciful."
Nenne - Pet form of Scandinavian Lennart, meaning "lion-strong."
Nicolao - Spanish form of Latin Nicolaus, meaning "victor of the people."
Nadja - German form of Russian Nadya, meaning "hope."
Niva - Hebrew name meaning "speech."
Nerissa - English Shakespeare creation, derived from Greek Nereis, meaning "nymph, sea sprite." 
Nkiru - Short form of African Igbo Nkiruka, meaning "the best is still to come."
Natalka - Ukrainian pet form of Russian/Ukrainian Nataliya, meaning "birthday," or in Church Latin "Christmas day."  
Nasib - Arabic name meaning "noble."
Nadra - Arabic name meaning "radiance."
Nebo - Variant spelling of Hebrew Nebow, meaning "Mercury" and "prophet." In the bible, this is the Hebrew name for a Babylonian deity who presided over learning and letters. It is also the name of a city in Moab, a city in Judah, and the name of the mountain where Moses died. 
Necalli - Nahuatl name meaning "battle."
Nori - Japanese unisex name meaning 1) "ceremony, regalia," 2) "code, precedent," 3) "model, rule, standard," 4) "law, rule."
Neo - African Tswana unisex name meaning "gift." Compare with strictly masculine Neo.
Nandru - Romanian form of Visigothic Frithnanth, meaning "ardent for peace."
Nyssa - Variant spelling of Hebrew Nissa, meaning "sign."
Nir - Hebrew unisex name meaning "to cultivate a field."
Nadir - Arabic name meaning "rare."
Noga - Unisex form of Hebrew Nogahh, meaning "shining splendor," as of the fire or the sun. 
Nahur - Variant form of Aramaic Nahor, meaning "light."
Nubit - Variant of Egyptian Nubiti, meaning "golden lady."
Ngai - Vietnamese name meaning "herb."
Nicomedes - Latin form of Greek Nikomedes, meaning "victory-scheme."
Nethanyah - Hebrew name meaning "given of Jehovah" or "whom Jehovah gave." In the bible, this is the name of several characters, including the father of the murderer of Gedaliah.
Nerezza - Modern Italian name derived from the word nerezza, meaning "darkness." 
Nazarius - Latin form of Greek Nazoraios, meaning "of Nazareth."
Nivek - Modern English name created by spelling Kevin ("little comely one") backwards.
Natille - Variant spelling of English Natalie, meaning "birthday," or in Church Latin "Christmas day."
Neha - Hindi name meaning both "love" and "rain."
Nadeja - Pet form of Czech Naděžda, meaning "hope."
Naldo - Short form of Italian names ending with -naldo.
Nhung - Vietnamese unisex name meaning "velvet."
Nikolina - Bulgarian feminine form of Nikola, meaning "victor of the people."
Noela - Galician-Portuguese form of French Noële, meaning "day of birth."
Noriko - Japanese name meaning "law child" or "exemplar child." 
Natasza - Polish form of Russian Natasha, meaning "birthday," or in Church Latin "Christmas day."
Nephthys - Greek form of Egyptian Nebt-Het, a goddess of death having a fiery breath, meaning "lady of the enclosure (temple)." She was the mother of the funerary deity Anubis.
Nishan - Armenian name meaning "sign." 
Nyarai - African Shona name meaning "humility."
Neile - Feminine form of English Neil, meaning "champion." 
Nolan - Irish surname transferred to forename use, from an Anglicized form of Ó Nualláin "descendant of Nuallán," hence "little champion" or "little chariot fighter."
Netta -   Feminine variant spelling of Hebrew Neta, meaning "plant, shrub."
Nisha - Hindi name meaning "night."
Néill - Variant form of Irish Gaelic Niall, meaning "champion."
Nawkaw - Native American Winnebago name meaning "wood."
Nasim - Arabic name meaning "breeze."
Najwa - Arabic name meaning "secret, whisper."
Nemesis - Greek name meaning "retribution; righteous anger." In mythology, this is the name of the goddess of justice and vengeance.
Nelda - Old English name meaning "lives by the alder trees."
Naphtaliy - Hebrew name meaning "my strife" or "wrestling." In the bible, this is the name of a son of Jacob and Bilhah.
Nye - Pet form of Welsh Aneirin, meaning "modest, noble." 
Nerþuz - Teutonic myth name of a goddess of fertility, derived from the root *ner, meaning "strong, vigorous." It is a feminine form of Old Norse Njörðr.
Nawra - Variant spelling of Arabic Noura, meaning "blossom."
Nuwn - Hebrew name meaning "fish." In the bible, this is the name of the father of Joshua.
Neno - Chamoru name meaning "darling; dear."
Noshi - Variant of Algonquin Nosh, meaning "father."
Nosizwe - African Xhosa name meaning "mother of the nation."
Nosh - Native American Algonquin name meaning "father."
Nejc - Pet form of Slovene Jernej, meaning "son of Talmai."
Nasira - Feminine form of Arabic Nasir, meaning "helper."
Ngozi - African Igbo unisex name meaning "blessing."
Nika -   Feminine form of Russian Nikolai, meaning "victor of the people."
Nicholas -   Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Aonghus, meaning "excellent valor."
Nagendra - Hindi name composed of Sanskrit naga "snake" and the name of the god Indra, hence "snake-Indra."
Noor - Variant spelling of Arabic unisex Nur, meaning "to illuminate."
Nat -   Short form of English Nathan "a giver" or "given of God" and Nathaniel "given of God."
Nanu - Egyptian name meaning "beautiful."
Naphtali - Anglicized form of Hebrew Naphtaliy, meaning "my strife" or "wrestling." In the bible, this is the name of a son of Jacob and Bilhah.
Nuha - Variant spelling of Arabic Noha, meaning "wisdom."
Nahir - Variant form of Aramaic Nahor, meaning "light."
Nikomedes - Greek name composed of the elements nike "conquest, victory" and medesthai "to ponder, to scheme," hence "victory-scheme."
Noel - English form of French Noël, meaning "day of birth."
Nao - Japanese unisex name meaning 1) "docile" or 2) "esteemed."
Nonie -   Pet form of Scottish Iona, meaning "island."
Nachowr - Hebrew name meaning "snoring" or "snorting." In the bible, this is the name of the son of Terah and brother of Abraham.
Nkechi - African Igbo name meaning "God gave me a blessing."
Negu - Basque name meaning "winter."
Nerys - Modern Welsh name, probably derived from Old Welsh Generys, meaning "white lady."
Nicodème - French form of Latin Nicodemus, meaning "victory of the people."
Nicator - Latin form of Greek Nikator, meaning "the conqueror."
Nur - Arabic unisex name, derived from the word nawara, meaning "to illuminate." Compare with strictly masculine Nur.
Nahuel - Native American Mapuche name meaning "jaguar."
Nafretiri - Egyptian name meaning "beautiful creation."
Njáll - Icelandic form of Norwegian Njål, meaning "champion."
Nandag - Pet form of Scottish Gaelic Annag, meaning "favor; grace."
Nubia - From the African country name, itself possibly from the Egyptian word nbw, meaning "gold."
Nadiyya - Variant spelling of Ukrainian Nadiya, meaning "hope." 
Nabadias - Greek form of Hebrew Nedabyah, meaning "whom Jehovah impels." In the New Testament bible, this is the name of the father of Ananias.
Niamh - Irish Gaelic myth name of the daughter of a sea god, meaning "beauty, brightness." 
Nahala - Variant form of Hebrew Nachala, meaning "inheritance" or "territory." 
Nafré - Egyptian name meaning "goodness."
Nanuk - Variant spelling of Inuit Nanook, meaning "polar bear."
Neva -   Old English name meaning "new."
Natália - Hungarian form of Latin Natalia, meaning "birthday," or in Church Latin "Christmas day." 
Nimrod - Anglicized form of Hebrew Nimrowd, meaning "rebel." In the bible, this is the name of a great-grandson of Noah who was a renowned hunter.
Nakhti - User submitted name meaning "powerful."
Napo - Chamoru name meaning "wave; surf."
Nicky - Unisex pet form of English Nichola/Nichole and Nicholas, meaning "victor of the people."
Neoptolemus - Latin form of Greek Neoptolemos, meaning "new war." In mythology, this is the name of the son of Achilles. He is also known as Pyrrhus.
Nell - Pet form of English Eleanor, meaning "foreign; the other."
Nikhila - Feminine form of Hindi Nikhil, meaning "entire, whole."
Naveed - Persian name meaning "good news."
Nezahualcoyotl - Nahuatl name meaning "fasting coyote." This was the name of a Texcoco king.
Nelly - Variant spelling of English Nellie, meaning "foreign; the other."
Nahid - Persian name meaning "immaculate."
Nicomedo - Italian form of Latin Nicomedes, meaning "victory-scheme."
Nadira - Feminine form of Arabic Nadir, meaning "rare."
Neves - Portuguese form of Spanish Nieves, meaning "snows."
Nevo - Variant spelling of Hebrew Nebo, meaning "Mercury" and "prophet."
Nuala - Short form of Irish Gaelic Fionnuala, meaning "white shoulder."
Nóirín - Pet form of Irish Nóra, meaning "honor, valor."
Norman - English form of Teutonic Nordemann, meaning "northman."
Natassa - Variant spelling of Greek Natása, meaning "resurrection."
Natanael - Portuguese and Spanish form of Greek Nathanael, meaning "given of God" or "whom God gave."
Nicon - Latin form of Greek Nikon, meaning "conquest, victory."
Nidhug - Danish form of Old Norse Níðhöggr, meaning "dreaded striker."
Nikki - Pet form of English Nichole, meaning "victor of the people."
Nisse - Pet form of Swedish Nils, meaning "victor of the people."
Nshan - Variant spelling of Armenian Nishan, meaning "sign."
Neculai - Romanian form of Greek Nikolaos, meaning "victor of the people."
Nicole - Feminine form of French Nicolas, meaning "victor of the people."
Nairi - Armenian unisex name derived from theAssyrian word for Armenia, meaning "country of rivers; riverland."
Nelle - Pet form of English Eleanor, meaning "foreign; the other."
Neelam - Hindi unisex jewel name meaning "sapphire."
Netanel - Variant spelling of Hebrew Nethanel, meaning "given of God" or "whom God gave." 
Néa - Short form of Swedish Linnéa, meaning "twinflower."
Naoko - Japanese name meaning 1) "docile child" or 2) "esteemed child."
Norma -   Feminine form of English Norman, meaning "northman."
Nicolasa - Feminine form of Spanish Nicolás, meaning "victor of the people."
Nkemdilim - African Igbo unisex name meaning "forever mine."
Naamiy - Hebrew name meaning "loveliness." 
Nima - Arabic name meaning "blessing."
Nasrin - Persian name meaning "wild rose."
Nani - Hawaiian name meaning "beauty; splendor."
Nandy - Pet form of English Ferdinand, meaning "ardent for peace."
Nascha - Native American Navajo name meaning "owl."
Noble - English name derived from the vocabulary word, from Latin nobilis, meaning "noble."
Nesrin - Turkish form of Persian Nasrin, meaning "wild rose."
Natalya - Russian form of Latin Natalia, meaning "birthday," or in Church Latin "Christmas day." 
Norbert - Old French name composed of the Germanic elements nord "north" and berht "bright, famous," hence "bright northman" or "famous northman."
Niel -   Danish variant form of Scandinavian Njal, meaning "champion."
Narendra - Hindi name composed of the Sanskrit element nara "man" and the name of the god Indra, hence "man-Indra."
Nishant - Hindi name meaning "dawn; end of night."
Nasreen - Variant spelling of Persian Nasrin, meaning "wild rose."
Normina - Scottish form of English Norma, meaning "northman."
Nizar - Arabic name derived from the word nazir, meaning "little."
Naveen - Hindi name meaning "news."
Nunziatina - Pet form of Italian Nunzia, meaning "announces," referring to the Annunciation. Sometimes considered a month name for March.
Neža - Slovene form of Greek Hagne, meaning "chaste; holy."
Nanshe - Sumerian name meaning "enclosure of fish." In Babylonian mythology, this is the name of a goddess of the watery deep, the daughter of Ea and sister of Inanna.
Naalnish - Native American Navajo name meaning "he works."
Nicolina - Pet form of Italian Nicola, meaning "victor of the people."
Nefertari - Ancient Egyptian name, meaning "the most beautiful."
Nigella - Feminine form of Latin Nigellus, meaning "champion."
Nkruma - African Akan unisex name meaning "ninth born."
Niklas - Scandinavian form of Greek Nikolaos, meaning "victor of the people." 
Nechemiah - Variant spelling of Hebrew Nechemya, meaning "Jehovah comforts" or "whom Jehovah comforts."
Nanny - English pet form of French Anne, meaning "favor; grace." 
Nedabiah - Anglicized form of Hebrew Nedabyah, meaning "whom Jehovah impels." In the bible, this is the name of one of the sons of king Jehoiachin of Judah.
Niven - Anglicized form of Irish Naomhán, meaning either "little saint."
Nerthus - Latin form of Teutonic Nerthuz, meaning "strong, vigorous."
Neriah - Variant spelling of Hebrew Neriya, meaning "light of the Lord." In the bible, this is the name of the father of Baruch.
Niran - Thai name meaning "eternal."
Neifion - Welsh form of Latin Neptune, probably meaning "moist, wet."
Negdar - Armenian name meaning "nectar."
Nahimana - Native American Sioux name meaning "mystic."
Nimrowd - Hebrew name meaning "rebel." In the bible, this is the name of a great-grandson of Noah who was a renowned hunter.
Neptunus - Latin name, probably derived from proto-Indo-European *(e)nebh-, meaning "moist, wet." In mythology, this is the name of a god of horses and the sea. His Greek name is Poseidon.
Norina - Diminutive form of Italian Nora, a short form of Italian names ending with -nora, such as Eleonora and Leonora.
Narcisse - French form of Latin Narcissus, possibly meaning "numbness; sleep."
Nkosazana - African Xhosa name meaning "princess."
Neith - Egyptian name meaning either "water" or "weaver." In mythology, this is the name of a mother goddess, the personification of the waters of life.
Nadav - Hebrew name meaning "generous." In the bible, this is the name of several characters, including the eldest son of Aaron who was slain (along with his brother Abihu) by God for offering incense contrary to the law. 
Nora -   English form of Irish Nóra, meaning "honor, valor."
Nikita - Russian form of Greek Aniketos, meaning "unconquerable." 
Nickolas - Variant spelling of English Nicholas, meaning "victor of the people."
Nacio - Pet form of Spanish Ignacio, possibly meaning "unknowing."
Nefertiti - Ancient Egyptian name, meaning "the beautiful one has come."
Noah - Anglicized form of Greek Noe (Hebrew Noach), meaning "rest." In the bible, this is the name of the last antediluvian patriarch, the main character of the flood story. Compare with feminine Noah.
Nahuatl -  Unisex name derived from the name of the Nahuatl language, meaning "four waters." 
Nevada - English unisex name derived from the U.S. state name, meaning "snow-capped."
Nolwenn - Breton name derived from the phrase Noyal Gwenn, meaning "holy one from Noyal."
Noak - Swedish form of Greek Noe, meaning "rest."
Nestore - Italian form of Greek Nestor, meaning "homecoming."
Necahual - Nahuatl name meaning "left behind; survivor."
Newt - Short form of English Newton, meaning "new settlement."
Noam - Hebrew unisex name meaning "pleasantness."
Nader - Variant spelling of Arabic Nadir, meaning "rare."
Nidawi - Native American Omaha name meaning "fairy."
Nanna - Compare with masculine Nanna. Old Norse name derived from the word nenna, meaning "daring." In mythology, this is the name of the wife of Baldr.
Nafrini - Egyptian name meaning "she brings beauty."
Netikerty - Egyptian name meaning "she who is excellent."
Nikolett - Hungarian feminine form of Nikola, meaning "victor of the people."
Norberta - Feminine form of Old French Norbert, meaning "bright northman" or "famous northman."
Nikodim - Russian form of Greek Nikodemos, meaning "victory of the people."
Neoptolemos - Greek name composed of the elements neos "new" and polemos "war," hence "new war." In mythology, this is the name of the son of Achilles. He is also known as Pyrrhos.
Nikole - Basque feminine form of Nikola, meaning "victor of the people."
Naevius - Roman family name derived from Latin naevus, meaning "spotted." 
Neely - Pet form of English Neal, meaning "champion."
Njörður - Icelandic form of Old Norse Njörðr, meaning "strong, vigorous."
Nkosana - African Xhosa name meaning "prince."
Nicolaus - Latin form of Greek Nikolaos, meaning "victor of the people." In the bible, this is the name of a proselyte of Antioch and one of the seven deacons of the church at Jerusalem.
Nontle - African Xhosa name meaning "mother of beauty."
Nataliya - Russian and Ukrainian form of Latin Natalia, meaning "birthday," or in Church Latin "Christmas day." 
Nimue - Welsh name, possibly related to Greek Mnêmê, meaning "memory." In Arthurian legend, this is the name of the sorceress, known as the Lady of the Lake, who stole the infant Lancelot. 
Nakine - Hawaiian form of Russian Nadezhda, meaning "hope."
Nels - Variant form of Swedish Nils, meaning "victor of the people."
Ngon - Vietnamese name meaning "good communication."
Natása - Pet form of Greek Anastasia, meaning "resurrection."
Nabu - Babylonian name of a god of wisdom and writing, worshiped as the son of Marduk and grandson of Ea, meaning "Mercury" and "prophet."
Norio - Japanese name meaning "man of law."
Nashwa - Arabic name meaning "ecstasy, elation." 
Nileas - Greek name of unknown meaning. In mythology, this is the name of a son of Poseidon and Tyro.
Nerida - Variant spelling of Latin Nereida, meaning "nymph, sea sprite." 
Nafrit - Egyptian name meaning "virgin."
Noële - Feminine form of French Noël, meaning "day of birth."
Nichjo - Pet form of Esperanto Nikolao, meaning "victor of the people."
Nikolaas - Dutch form of Latin Nicolaus, meaning "victor of the people."
Necuametl - Nahuatl name meaning "king."
Naglfar - Old Norse myth name of the largest ship of all, the ship that will carry the dead to Ragnarok, possibly meaning "nail-farer."
Naglfari - Variant form of Old Norse Naglfar, possibly meaning "nail-farer."
Nestor - Greek name meaning "homecoming." In mythology, this is the name of a son of Neleus and king of Pylos.
Nekoda - Anglicized form of Hebrew Neqowda, meaning "distinguished." In the bible, this is the name of the head of a family of Babylonian exiles.
Nichole - English form of French Nicole, meaning "victor of the people." 
Nevaeh - Modern English name created by spelling "heaven" backwards.
Nicé - Latin form of Greek Nikê, meaning "victory." In mythology, this is the name of a goddess of victory.
Natan - Variant spelling of Hebrew Nathan, meaning "a giver" or "whom God gave." 
Narcissus - Latin form of Greek Narkissos, possibly meaning "numbness; sleep." In mythology, this is the name of a vain youth who fell in love with his own reflection and eventually was turned into a kind of lily or daffodil flower known as the narkissos. 
Nané - Egyptian name meaning "nice."
Naoise - Irish Gaelic name, of unknown meaning. In Celtic mythology, this is the name of the warrior nephew of King Conchobar and beloved of Deirdre.
Nkosi - Egyptian name meaning "rules."
Nicola - Feminine form of Italian Nicolò, meaning "victor of the people."
Nathaniel -  English form of Greek Nathanael, meaning "given of God" or "whom God gave." In the New Testament bible, this is the name of an apostle, probably the same person as Bartholomew.
Nieve - Variant spelling of Spanish Nieves ("snows"), meaning "snow."
Nthanda - African Tumbuka unisex name meaning "star."
Neema - Egyptian name meaning "born to wealthy parents."
Naira - Native American Quechua name meaning "big eyes."
Nayeli - Native American Zapotec name meaning "I love you."
Nasir - Arabic name meaning "helper."
Neville - English surname transferred to forename use, derived from a Norman baronial name meaning "new town."
Nasser - Variant spelling of Arabic Nasir, meaning "helper."
Nicodemus - Latin form of Greek Nikodemos, meaning "victory of the people." In the New Testament bible, this is the name of a member of the Sanhedrin who took the part of Jesus.
Nacho - Pet form of Spanish Ignacio, possibly meaning "unknowing."
Nevil - Variant spelling of English Neville, meaning "new town."
Narayan - Hindi myth name of a god of creation, meaning "son of man."
Nuru - Egyptian unisex name meaning "born during the day."
Naďa - Pet form of Czech Naděžda, meaning "hope."
Nikhil - Hindi name meaning "entire, whole."
Nessa -   Feminine form of Hebrew Nes, meaning "miracle."
Nesta - Welsh pet form of Greek Hagne (English Agnes), meaning "chaste; holy."
Nagi - Variant spelling of Arabic Naji, meaning "safe."
Nastassia - Belarusian form of Russian Nastasya, meaning "resurrection."
Nebi - Short form of Egyptian Nebibi, meaning "panther."
Noelia - Italian and Spanish form of French Noëlle, meaning "day of birth."
Natale - Italian form of Latin Natalia, meaning "birthday," or in Church Latin "Christmas day."
Noach - Hebrew name meaning "rest." In the bible, this is the name of the last antediluvian patriarch, the main character of the flood story. 
Naseer - Variant spelling of Arabic Nasir, meaning "helper."
Neschume - User submitted name of a vessel. It is the Yiddish wordfor "soul."
Niloufar - Variant spelling of Persian Nilofer, meaning "water-lily."
Noëlle - Feminine form of French Noël, meaning "day of birth."
Nia - African Swahili name meaning "purpose."
Nowell - Variant spelling of English Noel, meaning "day of birth."
Nate - Short form of Hebrew Nathan, meaning "a giver" or "whom God gave."
Nakato - African Luganda name meaning "second born of twins."
Noushig - Armenian name meaning "little almond."
Nox - Roman Latin form of Greek Nyx, meaning "night."
Ntombi - African Zulu name meaning "lady."
Nemo - Latin name derived from the word nemo, meaning "nobody" or "no one." This name was used by Jules Verne for the captain of the Nautilus in his novel 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea.
Niloofar - Variant spelling of Persian Nilofer, meaning "water-lily."
Noe - Hawaiian name meaning "mist; misty rain."
Noelene - Pet form of English Noele, meaning "day of birth."
Nerina - Feminine form of Italian Nerio, meaning "water."
Nebuchadrezzar - Anglicized form of Hebrew Nebuwkadnetstsar, meaning "Nebo, defend my crown" or "Nebo, defend my firstborn son." In the bible, this is the name of a ruler of Babylon who conquered Judah and Jerusalem and destroyed temples.
Natalee - Variant spelling of English Natalie, meaning "birthday," or in Church Latin "Christmas day."
Nebtawi - Egyptian name meaning "lord of the world."
Nere - Basque name meaning "mine."
Netuno - Portuguese form of Latin Neptunus, probably meaning "moist, wet."
Natalija - Croatian, Serbian and Slovene form of Latin Natalia, meaning "birthday," or in Church Latin "Christmas day." 
Nan - Short form of English Nancy, meaning "favor; grace."
Newton - English surname transferred to forename use, derived from the name of various places composed of the Old English elements neowe "new" and tun "enclosure, settlement," hence "new settlement."
Nsia - African Akan unisex name meaning "sixth born child."
Natalie - English form of Latin Natalia, meaning "birthday," or in Church Latin "Christmas day." 
Nebuchadnezzar - Anglicized form of Hebrew Nebuwkadnetstsar, meaning "Nebo, defend my crown" or "Nebo, defend my firstborn son." In the bible, this is the name of a ruler of Babylon who conquered Judah and Jerusalem and destroyed temples.
Nicoletta - Pet form of Italian Nicola, meaning "victor of the people."
Nuadha - Variant spelling of Irish Nuada, possibly meaning "fog."
Nuri - Egyptian unisex name/word meaning "gypsy."
Nilofer - Persian name meaning "water-lily."
Nalani - Hawaiian name meaning "the heavens."
Nachor - Greek form of Hebrew Nachowr, meaning "snoring" or "snorting." In the bible, this is the name of the son of Terah and brother of Abraham.
Nereza - Variant spelling of Italian Nerezza, meaning "darkness." 
Nereida - Latin name derived from Greek Nereis, the name of the sea sprites fathered by Nereus, meaning "nymph, sea sprite."
Noisiu - Variant form of Irish Gaelic Naoise, of unknown meaning. In mythology, this is the name of the warrior nephew of King Conchobar and beloved of Deirdre.
Nava - Hebrew name meaning "beautiful."
Nîga - Persian name derived from the word nîgâh, literally meaning "sight, vision," but usually rendered "looking after."
Nitya - Hindi name meaning "always; eternally."
Nilda - Short form of Italian/Spanish Brunilda, meaning "armored warrior woman."
Nochehuatl - Nahuatl name meaning "consistent."
Nabirye - Egyptian name meaning "mother of twins."
Namacuix - Nahuatl name meaning "king."
Naami - Variant spelling of Hebrew Naamiy, meaning "loveliness."
Nikoleta - Feminine form of Greek Nikolaos, meaning "victor of the people."
Neacal - Scottish Gaelic form of Greek Nikolaos, meaning "victor of the people."
Nsonowa - African Akan unisex name meaning "seventh born child."
Neus - Catalan name meaning "snow."
Neassa - Feminine form of English Neas, meaning "excellent valor." In Irish mythology, this is the name of the mother of Conchobhar. 
Naum - Russian form of Hebrew Nachuwm, meaning "comfort."
Nuo - Chinese name meaning "to move with grace."
Namid - Native American Cheyenne name meaning "star dancer."
Noura - Arabic name meaning "blossom."
Nebt-het - Original Egyptian form of Greek Nephthys, the myth name of the mother of the funerary god Anubis, a goddess of death having a fiery breath, meaning "lady of the enclosure (temple)." 
Nainsí - Irish form of English Nancy, meaning "favor; grace."
Nigellus - Latin form of Norman French Nihel "champion," but sometimes used as a diminutive form of the word niger "black," thus "little black one."
Nova -   Modern English name derived from Latin novus, meaning "new."
Nihel - Anglo-Norman French form of Middle English Nigel, meaning "champion."
Nathalie - French form of Latin Natalia, meaning "birthday," or in Church Latin "Christmas day."
Nehorai - Variant form of Aramaic Nahor, meaning "light."
Nethaniah - Anglicized form of Hebrew Nethanyah, meaning "given of Jehovah" or "whom Jehovah gave." In the bible, this is the name of several characters, including the father of the murderer of Gedaliah.
Nachum - Variant spelling of Hebrew Nachuwm, meaning "comfort." In the bible, this is the name of a minor prophet who foretold the fall of Nineveh.
Nevin - Irish surname transferred to forename use, from an Anglicized form of either Gaelic Cnámhín, a byname for a skinny man meaning "little bone," or from Gaelic Naomhán, meaning "little saint."
Nanook - Inuit (Eskimo) myth name of the master of bears, meaning "polar bear" in Inuktitut. 
Napona - Chamoru name meaning "his wave."
Nobu - Japanese name meaning 1) "faith" or 2) "to extend, prolong (esp. words)."
Ngaire - Maori name, possibly meaning "flax."
Niichaad - Native American Navajo name meaning "swollen."
Niall - Old Gaelic name derived from Old Irish Niul, meaning "champion."
Nogahh - Hebrew name meaning "shining splendor," as of the fire or the sun. In the bible, this is the name of a son of King David.
Neil - Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Niall, arrived at this form via Norman French Nel, meaning "champion." 
Ngoc - Vietnamese name meaning "precious gem."
Nilsine - Feminine form of Swedish Nils, meaning "victor of the people."
Nicostrato - Italian form of Latin Nicostratus, meaning "victory-army."
Navid - Variant spelling of Persian Naveed, meaning "good news."
Nuno - Portuguese name derived from Latin nonus, meaning "ninth."
Najja - Egyptian name meaning "born second."
Nobuyuki - Japanese name meaning "faithful happiness."
Narkissos - Greek name possibly derived from the word narke, meaning "numbness; sleep." In mythology, this is the name of a vain youth who fell in love with his own reflection and eventually was turned into a kind of lily or daffodil flower known as the narkissos. 
Natham - Greek form of Hebrew Nathan, meaning "a giver" or "given of God." In the bible, this is the name of a son of David.
Naftali - Anglicized form of Hebrew Naphtaliy, meaning "my strife" or "wrestling." 
Nedebaeus - Latin form of Greek Nabadias (Hebrew Nedabyah), meaning "whom Jehovah impels." In the New Testament bible, this is the name of the father of Ananias.
Nicoleta - Feminine form of Romanian Nicolae, meaning "victor of the people."
Nechemia - Variant spelling of Hebrew Nechemya, meaning "Jehovah comforts" or "whom Jehovah comforts."
Nêreus - Greek name derived from the word neros "water," hence "wet one." In mythology, this is the name of a god of the sea.
Neirin - Older form of Welsh Aneirin, possibly derived from a word related to Irish Gaelic nár, meaning "modest, noble." Neirin ap Dwywei was the name of the Welsh poet who wrote the Book of Aneirin and Y Gododdin.
Nirvana - Modern English name derived from the Sanskrit word nirvana, meaning "disappearance, extinction (of the soul)." 
Nastasya - Short form of Russian Anastasiya, meaning "resurrection."
Nastya - Diminutive form of Russian Anastasiya, meaning "resurrection."
Nazli - Arabic name meaning "delicate."
Naos - Possibly from the Greek word for "temple" or the Egyptian word for the "unknown" inside the inner sanctum of a temple. 
Nino - Short form of Italian Giannino, meaning "God is gracious."
Natisha - English altered form of Russian Natasha, meaning "birthday," or in Church Latin "Christmas day."
Nebow - Hebrew form of Babylonian Nabu, meaning "Mercury" and "prophet." In the bible, this is the Hebrew name for a Babylonian deity who presided over learning and letters. It is also the name of a city in Moab, a city in Judah, and the name of the mountain where Moses died. 
Nastassja - Variant spelling of Russian Nastasya, meaning "resurrection."
Nootau - Native American Algonquin name meaning "fire."
Nico - Short form of Italian Niccolò, meaning "victor of the people."
Nemanja - Serbian name meaning "having no possessions; poor."
Nicolette - Pet form of French Nicole, meaning "victor of the people."
Nichola - Feminine form of English Nicholas, meaning "victor of the people."
Nicholaa - Feminine form of Latin Nicolaus, meaning "victor of the people."
Nachuwm - Hebrew name meaning "comfort." In the bible, this is the name of a minor prophet who foretold the fall of Nineveh.
Nazani - Armenian name meaning "delicate."
Nikephoros - Ancient Greek unisex name composed of the elements nike "victory" and phoreo "to bear/carry," hence "victory-bearer."
Nehor - Variant spelling of Aramaic Nahor, meaning "light."
Niina - Short form of Finnish Anniina, meaning "favor; grace."
Norton - English surname transferred to forename use, from the name of numerous places composed of the Old English elements norð "north" and tun "enclosure, settlement," hence "northern settlement."
Nastenka - Pet form of Russian Anastasiya, meaning "resurrection."
Níðhöggr - Norsename meaning "dreaded striker." In mythology, this is the name of a dragon or serpent who gnaws at the roots of the world tree Yggdrasill.
Nilakanta - Hindi name meaning "blue-throated." In mythology, this is a title belonging to the naga king Vasuki.
Nafretiti - Egyptian name meaning "I arrive with beauty."
Nagib - Variant of Arabic Najib, meaning "noble."
Nikodemos - Greek name composed of the elements nike "conquest, victory" and demos "the people," hence "victory of the people." In the New Testament bible, this is the name of a member of the Sanhedrin who took the part of Jesus.
Nekane - Basque form of Spanish Dolores, meaning "sorrows."
Nousha - Persian name meaning "pleasant, sweet."
Nastia - Czech form of Russian Nastya, meaning "resurrection."
Naji - Arabic name meaning "safe."
Nándor - Hungarian form of Visigothic Frithnanth, meaning "ardent for peace."
Nathália - Portuguese form of Latin Natalia, meaning "birthday," or in Church Latin "Christmas day." 
Nic - English short form of Latin Dominic "belongs to the lord" and English Nicholas "victor of the people." 
Noreen - Pet form of Irish Nóra, meaning "honor, valor."
Nadab - Variant spelling of Hebrew Nadav, meaning "generous." In the bible, this is the name of several characters, including the eldest son of Aaron who was slain (along with his brother Abihu) by God for offering incense contrary to the law. 
Nimbus - Modern English name derived from the vocabulary word, nimbus, originally meaning "bright cloud surrounding a god," from Latin nimbus "cloud." It may also be related to nebula "cloud, mist." 
Nochtli -  Nahuatlunisex name meaning "pricklypear fruit."
Nero -   Roman name, possibly meaning "black."
Nadine - Pet form of French Nâdiya, meaning "hope."
Noha -  Arabic name meaning "wisdom."
Norm - Short form of English Norman, meaning "northman."
Naheed - Variant spelling of Persian Nahid, meaning "immaculate."
Narinder - Variant spelling of Hindi Narendra, meaning "man-Indra."
Nuada - Irish name, possibly derived from Proto-Indo-European *sneudh, meaning "fog." In mythology, this is the name of a king of the Tuatha Dé Danann, best remembered by the name Airgetlám ("silver arm/hand"), an epithet bestowed on him after his hand or arm was cut off by a Fir Bolg warrior in the first Battle of Magh Tuiredh.
Nurya - Hebrew form of Aramaic Nura, meaning "illumination, wisdom (of God)."
Nizam - Egyptian name meaning "disciplined."
Niviarsiaq - Greenlandic name, derived from the name of the national flower of Greenland, meaning "young maiden." 
Nash - English topographic surname transferred to forename use, derived from Middle English atten ash ("at the ash"), hence "lives by an ash tree."
Nargiz - Armenian name meaning "narcissus flower."
Naamah - Hebrew name meaning "beautiful, pleasant." In the bible, this is the name of the Ammonite wife of Solomon.
Nourbese - Egyptian name meaning "wonderful."
Neta - Hebrew unisex name meaning meaning "plant, shrub."
Nolene - Feminine form of English Nolan, meaning "little champion" or "little chariot fighter."
Nebibit - Feminine form of Egyptian Nebibi, meaning "leopard."
Nogah - Anglicized form of Hebrew Nogahh, meaning "shining splendor," as of the fire or the sun. In the bible, this is the name of a son of King David.  
Nydia - Created by author Edward Bulwer-Lytton for the heroine of his 1834 novel The Last Days of Pompeii, possibly derived from the Latin word nidus, meaning "nest."
Nicolò - Variant spelling of Italian Niccolò, meaning "victor of the people."
Nianzu - Chinese name meaning "thinking of ancestors."
Nidia - Variant spelling of Latin Nydia, possibly meaning "nest." 
Nelson - English patronymic surname transferred to forename use, meaning "son of Neil."
Nudd - Welsh form of Irish Nuada, possibly meaning "fog."
Neriyahu - Variant form of Hebrew Neriya, meaning "light of the Lord."
Nikodem - Polish form of Latin Nicodemus, meaning "victory of the people."
Narcissa - Feminine form of Latin Narcissus, possibly meaning "numbness; sleep." 
Niko - Finnish form of Greek Nikolaos, meaning "victor of the people." 
Nikolaj - Slovene form of Greek Nikolaos, meaning "victor of the people." 
Nevio - Italian form of Roman Latin Naevius, meaning "spotted."
Natanaele - Italian form of Greek Nathanael, meaning "given of God" or "whom God gave."
Norrie - Pet form of English Norman, meaning "northman."
Nikolai - Russian form of Greek Nikolaos, meaning "victor of the people." 
Nitza - Hebrew name meaning "flower bud."
Nastas - Native American Navajo name meaning "curve like foxtail grass."
Nioclás - Irish form of Latin Nicolaus, meaning "victor of the people." 
Nachala - Hebrew name meaning "inheritance" or "territory."
Nest - Welsh pet form of Greek Hagne (English Agnes), meaning "chaste; holy."
Nathifa - Egyptian name meaning "pure."
Nahum - Anglicized form of Hebrew Nachuwm, meaning "comfort." In the bible, this is the name of a minor prophet who foretold the fall of Nineveh.
Nunzia - Short form of Italian Annunziata, meaning "announces," referring to the Annunciation. Sometimes considered a month name for March.
Nomiki - Modern Greek name derived from the word nomikos, meaning "relating to the law."
Nyyrikki - Finnish name, probably composed of Nyy- from a cognate of Old Norse nýr ("young"), and rikki ("mighty, powerful ruler"), hence "young ruler." In mythology, this is the name of a god of the hunt, associated with biblical Nimrod ("rebel"), another famous hunter.
Nikator - Greek name meaning "the conqueror."
Njlon - Native American Algonquin name meaning "mistress."
Nurit - Hebrew flower name meaning "buttercup."
Niyol - Native American Navajo name meaning "wind."
Nubiti - Egyptian name meaning "golden lady."
Neleus - Latin form of Greek Nileas, of unknown meaning. In mythology, this is the name of a son of Poseidon and Tyro.
Nickolaus - German form of French Nicolas, meaning "victor of the people." 
Noxochicoztli -  Female Nahuatl name meaning "my necklace of flowers."
Nastasia - Short form of Russian Anastasiya, meaning "resurrection."
Nuttah - Native American Algonquin name meaning "my heart."
Naoki - Japanese unisex name meaning "docile tree."
Nephelê - Greek name meaning "cloud." In mythology, this is the name a goddess of the clouds and mother of the centaurs.
Narcyz - Polish form of Latin Narcissus, possibly meaning "numbness; sleep."
Normund - Norwegian name composed of the Old Norse elements norðr "north" and mundr "protection," hence "north protection."
Nicolau - Catalan and Portuguese form of Latin Nicolaus, meaning "victor of the people."
Nikolaos - Greek name composed of the elements nike "conquest, victory" and laos "the people," hence "victor of the people." In the bible, this is the name of a proselyte of Antioch and one of the seven deacons of the church at Jerusalem.
Norris - English surname transferred to forename use, from the Old Norman French word norreis, meaning "from the north."
Nebojsa - Serbian name meaning "fearless."
Nergis - Turkish name meaning "daffodil."
Natsumi - Japanese name meaning "summer beauty."
Normand - English form of Norwegian Normund, meaning "north protection."
Nukpana - Native American Hopi unisex name meaning "evil."
Nikon - Greek name derived from the word nike, meaning "conquest, victory."
Nicephorus - Latin masculine form of Greek unisex Nikephoros, meaning "victory-bearer."
Nicolaos - Variant spelling of Greek Nikolaos, meaning "victor of the people."
Nicu - Pet form of Romanian Nicolæ, meaning "victor of the people." In use by the Romani.
Nastusia - Polish form of Russian Nastya, meaning "resurrection."
Nezahualpilli - Nahuatl name meaning "fasting prince." This was the name of a Texcoco king.
Niilo - Finnish form of Greek Nikolaos, meaning "victor of the people."
Nigelia - Feminine form of English Nigel, meaning "champion."
Nellie - Diminutive form of English Nell, meaning "foreign; the other."
Nigul - Estonian form of Greek Nikolaos, meaning "victor of the people."
Nidhogg - Anglicized form of Old Norse Níðhöggr, meaning "dreaded striker." In mythology, this is the name of a dragon or serpent who gnaws at the roots of the world tree Yggdrasill.
Niles - English patronymic surname transferred to forename use, meaning "son of Neal."
Nazaire - French form of Latin Nazarius, meaning "of Nazareth."
Nicostratus - Latin form of Greek Nikostratos, meaning "victory-army."
Natsuko - Japanese name meaning "summer child."
Neas - Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Eighneachan, possibly meaning "man of force."
Nahiossi - Native American Cheyenne name meaning "has three fingers."
Nyx - Greek name meaning "night." In mythology, this is the name of a goddess of night.
Nüying - Chinese myth name of the twin sister of Ehuang, meaning "girl flower." Both sisters were river goddesses and consorts of the mystical ruler Shun.
Nadezhda - Russian name meaning "hope."
Neasa - Variant spelling of Irish Neassa, possibly meaning "excellent valor."
Nadejda - Bulgarian form of Russian Nadezhda, meaning "hope."
Nikkole - Variant spelling of English Nichole, meaning "victor of the people."
Nurzhan - Kazakh name meaning "light soul."
Ninon - Diminutive form of French Nina, meaning "favor; grace."
Ngaio - Maori name meaning "clever."
Nemausus - Name of the Celtic patron god of the city of Nimes, meaning "from the source."
Nes - Hebrew name meaning "miracle."
Nella - Pet form of English Eleanor, meaning "foreign; the other."
Naeemah - Egyptian name meaning "benevolent."
Noland - Variant spelling of English Nolan, meaning "little champion" or "little chariot fighter."
Nethaneel - Anglicized form of Hebrew Nethanel, meaning "given of God" or "whom God gave." In the Old Testament bible, this is the name of many characters, including the fourth son of Jesse.
Nikandros - Ancient Greek name composed of the elements nike "victory" and andros "of a man," hence "victory of a man."
Niklaus - German form of Latin Nicolaus, meaning "victor of the people."
Napoleone - Rare Italian name traditionally translated as "lion of Naples" but only because of its association with the name Napoli "Naples" and the word leone "lion." Etymologists now believe the name to be of Germanic origin, probably from elvish Nibelungen "sons of the mist," the name of a race of dwarfs; hence "elf, dwarf, Nibelung (son of the mist)." 
Nastasja - Variant spelling of Russian Nastasya, meaning "resurrection."
Njal - Scandinavian form of Irish Gaelic Niall, meaning "champion."
Nieves - Spanish religious name derived from a title of the Virgin Mary, Nuestra Señora de las Nieves ("Our Lady of the Snows"), hence "snows."
Niclaus - Variant spelling of German Niklaus, meaning "victor of the people."
Nerine - Feminine form of Greek Nereus, meaning "daughter of Nereus" or "sea sprite" or "wet one." It is also the name of a genus of plants native to South Africa but now spread worldwide. It is a bulb plant that produces beautiful pink funnel-shaped flowers in the fall, similar to the Belladonna Lily, though smaller. In use by the English.
Norwood - English surname transferred to forename use, from the name of various places composed of the Old English elements norð "north" and wudu "wood," hence "north wood."
Nkuku - Egyptian name meaning "rooster."
Nguyet - Vietnamese name meaning "moon."
Neve - Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Niamh,  meaning "beauty, brightness."
Nerthuz - Variant spelling of Teutonic Nerþuz, meaning "strong, vigorous." 
Nun - Anglicized form of Hebrew Nuwn, meaning "fish." In the bible, this is the name of the father of Joshua.
Novio - Spanish name meaning "boyfriend."
Naile - Chamoru name meaning "tall and slender."
Nyah - Variant spelling of African Swahili Nia, meaning "purpose."
Nicolaas - Dutch form of Latin Nicolaus, meaning "victor of the people."
Nicol - Scottish form of Latin Nicolaus, meaning "victor of the people."
Nobuko - Japanese name meaning "faithful child."
Nikias - Ancient Greek name derived from the word nike, meaning "victory."
Nazariy - Russian form of Greek Nazoraios, meaning "of Nazareth."
Nehushta - Anglicized form of Hebrew Nechushta, meaning "brass." In the bible, this is the name of the wife of King Jehoiakim, the mother of Jehoichin.
Nizhoni - Native American Navajo name meaning "beautiful."
Noelani - Hawaiian name meaning "heavenly girl; mist of heaven."
Nelu - Romanian pet form of Basque/Romanian Ion, meaning "God is gracious."
Nena -   Chamoru term of endearment, meaning "darling; dear."
Nicolás - Spanish form of Latin Nicolaus, meaning "victor of the people."
Nuka - Greenlandic unisex name meaning "younger sibling."
Neriya - Hebrew name meaning "light of the Lord." In the bible, this is the name of the father of Baruch.
Nikolao - Esperanto form of Latin Nicolaus, meaning "victor of the people."
Njörðr - Old Norse name derived from the Indo-European root *ner, meaning "strong, vigorous." In mythology, this is the name of a god of sailing who had the power to calm the sea and fire.
Nechemyah - Hebrew name meaning "Jehovah comforts" or "whom Jehovah comforts." In the bible, this is the name of several characters, including a governor of Judah under the Persian king Artachshatra.
Nisa - (נִסָה): Hebrew name meaning "to test." Also spelled Nissa.
Nikolas - Contracted form of Greek Nikolaos, meaning "victor of the people."
Nyree - English form of Maori Ngaire, possibly meaning "flax."
Nikeisha - Elaborated form of English Keisha, meaning "cassia," a bark similar to cinnamon.
Nohemi - Spanish form of English Naomi, meaning "my delight, my pleasantness."
Noella - Pet form of English Noelle, meaning "day of birth."
Nils - Swedish form of Greek Nikolaos, meaning "victor of the people." 
Nebit - Contracted form of Egyptian Nebibit, meaning "leopard."
Ninette - Diminutive form of French Nina, meaning "favor; grace."
Nelli -  Nahuatlunisex name meaning"truth."
Nel - Norman French form of Scandinavian Njal, meaning "champion."
Nooa - Finnish form of Hebrew Noach, meaning "rest."
Nahcomence - Native American Cheyenne name meaning "old bark."
Noboru - Japanese name meaning "ascend; climb."
Niccolò - Italian form of Latin Nicolaus, meaning "victor of the people."
Naois - Short form of Irish Gaelic Naoise, of unknown meaning.
Normann - Danish and Norwegian equivalent of Teutonic Nordemann, composed of the Old Norse elements norðr "north" and maðr "man," hence "northman."
Narciso - Italian, Portuguese and Spanish form of Latin Narcissus, possibly meaning "numbness; sleep."
Nerio - Italian name derived from Greek Nereus, meaning "wet one."
Njord - Scandinavian form of Old Norse Njörðr, meaning "strong, vigorous."
Nikostratos - Greek name composed of the elements nike "conquest, victory" and stratos "army," hence "victory-army."
Nichol - Variant spelling of Scottish Nicol, meaning "victor of the people."
Nikolajs - Latvian form of Greek Nikolaos, meaning "victor of the people." 
Nahabed - Armenian name meaning "patriarch."
Nixkamich - Native American Algonquin name meaning "grandfather."
Ngam-chit - Thai name meaning "good heart."
Nikolaus -   German form of Latin Nicolaus, meaning "victor of the people." 
Nissa - Variant spelling of Hebrew Nisa, meaning "to test."
Nordemann - Teutonic name composed of the Germanic elements nord "north" and mann "man," hence "northman."
Nebibi - Egyptian name meaning "panther."
Neqowda - Hebrew name meaning "distinguished." In the bible, this is the name of the head of a family of Babylonian exiles.
Nethanel - Hebrew name meaning "given of God" or "whom God gave." In the Old Testament bible, this is the name of many characters, including the fourth son of Jesse.
Ned - Pet form of English Edward, meaning "guardian of prosperity."
Nedabyah - Hebrew name meaning "whom Jehovah impels." In the bible, this is the name of one of the sons of king Jehoiachin of Judah.
Napayshni - Native American Sioux name meaning "courageous and strong."
Nobuo - Japanese name meaning "faithful man."
Nicodemo - Italian, Portuguese and Spanish form of Latin Nicodemus, meaning "victory of the people."
Neal - Variant spelling of English Neil, meaning "champion."
Naomh - Irish Gaelic name meaning "holy."
Ning - Chinese unisex name meaning "tranquil."
Nabuchodonosor - Greek form of Hebrew Nebuwkadnetstsar, meaning "Nebo, defend my crown" or "Nebo, defend my firstborn son." In the bible, this is the name of a ruler of Babylon who conquered Judah and Jerusalem and destroyed temples.
Nahele - Hawaiian name meaning "forest."
Nikotiemus - Variant form of Finnish Nikodeemus, meaning "victory of the people."
Naomhán - Irish name composed of the element naomh "holy, saint" and a diminutive suffix, hence "little saint."
Nnamdi - African Igbo name meaning "my father is alive." This name is usually given to baby boys who resemble their deceased grandfather.
Nikideemus - Finnish form of Greek Nikodemos, meaning "victory of the people."
Nastassiya - Variant spelling of Russian Nastasya, meaning "resurrection."
Nuallán - Old Gaelic byname composed of the word nuall "champion, chariot-fighter" and a diminutive suffix, hence "little champion" or "little chariot-fighter."
Nderim - Albanian name meaning "honor; respect."
Nechemya - Variant spelling of Hebrew Nechemyah, meaning "Jehovah comforts" or "whom Jehovah comforts."
Nunzio - Masculine form of Italian Nunzia, meaning "announces," referring to the Annunciation. Also a month name for March.
Nenad - Serbian name, possibly meaning "unexpected."
Norene - Variant spelling of Irish Noreen, meaning "honor, valor."
Nebuwkadnetstsar - Hebrew name of foreign origin, meaning "Nebo, defend my crown" or "Nebo, defend my firstborn son." In the bible, this is the name of a ruler of Babylon who conquered Judah and Jerusalem and destroyed temples.
Niul - Old Irish name thought to probably be derived from the word niadh, meaning "champion."
Nunziatella - Pet form of Italian Nunzia, meaning "announces," referring to the Annunciation. Sometimes considered a month name for March.
Nastassya - Variant spelling of Russian Nastasya, meaning "resurrection."
Nola - Feminine form of English Nolan, meaning "little champion" or "little chariot fighter."
Narkissa - Feminine form of Greek Narkissos, possibly meaning "numbness; sleep."
Nevan - Variant spelling of English Nevin, meaning either "little bone" or "little saint."
Naděžda - Czech form of Russian Nadezhda, meaning "hope."
Núria - Catalan religious name derived from a title of the Virgin Mary, Nostra Senyora de Núria, "Our Lady of Núria." Núria is the name of a Spanish sanctuary containing a statue of Mary; it is a form of Aramaic Nura (Hebrew Nurya), meaning "illumination, wisdom (of God)."
Neill - Variant spelling of English Neil, meaning "champion."
Neo - African Tswana unisex name meaning "gift."
Natalia - Latin name derived from (dies) natalis, meaning "birthday," or in Church Latin "Christmas day." In use by the Spanish.
Nereus - Latin form of Greek Nêreus, meaning "wet one." In mythology, this is the name of a god of the sea. 
Nataša (serbian - Наташа): Croatian, Serbian and Slovene form of Russian Natasha, meaning "birthday," or in Church Latin "Christmas day."
Neta - Hebrew unisex name meaning meaning "plant, shrub."
Ngozi -   African Igbo unisex name meaning "blessing."
Neela (bengali - নীলা): Variant spelling of Hindi Nila, meaning "sky blue."
Nicky - Unisex pet form of English Nichole and Nicholas, meaning "victor of the people."
Nicola - Italian form of Latin Nicolaus, meaning "victor of the people."
Nicolæ - Romanian form of Greek Nikolaos, meaning "victor of the people." In use by the Romani.
Nicolas - French form of Latin Nicolaus, meaning "victor of the people."
Nephele - Latin form of Greek Nephelê, meaning "cloud." In mythology, this is the name a goddess of the clouds and mother of the centaurs.
Nikephoros - Ancient Greek unisex name composed of the elements nike "victory" and phoreo "to bear/carry," hence "victory-bearer."
Nikola (cyrillic - Никола): A derivative of Greek Nikolaos, meaning "victor of the people." In wide use throughout Europe: Basque Country, Czech Republic, Bulgaria, Croatia, Hungary, Serbia, Russia, Slovenia, Yugoslavia.
Ngoc bich - Vietnamese name meaning "precious jade."
Ning - Chinese unisex name meaning "tranquil."
Nir - Hebrew unisex name meaning "to cultivate a field."
Nadir - Hebrew name meaning "oath."
Njål - Norwegian variant form of Scandinavian Njal, meaning "champion."
Nila (bengali - নীলা): Hindi name meaning "sky blue."
Nkemdilim - African Igbo unisex name meaning "forever mine."
Nkruma - African Akan unisex name meaning "ninth born."
Nina (hebrew - נִינָה):  Hebrew name meaning "granddaughter" or "great-granddaughter."
Nahor (aramaic - נָחוֹר):  Aramaic name meaning "light." 
Nairi - Armenian unisex name derived from theAssyrian word for Armenia, meaning "country of rivers."
Noam - Hebrew unisex name meaning "pleasantness."
Nita (hebrew - נִיטַע): Hebrew name meaning "to plant."
Nochtli -  Nahuatlunisex name meaning "pricklypear fruit."
Noe - Greek form of Hebrew Noach, meaning "rest." In the bible, this is the name of the last antediluvian patriarch, the main character of the flood story. 
Nanna - Sumerian name meaning "illuminator." In mythology, this is the name of a god of the moon and son of Enlil. The crescent (or cup, receptacle) is his symbol. He is also known by the name Sin "wisdom." Compare with feminine Nanna. 
Noé - French form of Greek Noe, meaning "rest."
Noël - French name derived from Latin natalis dies, meaning "day of birth."
Nao - Japanese unisex name meaning 1) "docile" or 2) "esteemed."
Noga - Unisex form of Hebrew Nogahh, meaning "shining splendor," as of the fire or the sun. 
Naoki - Japanese unisex name meaning "docile tree."
Noor - Variant spelling of Arabic unisex Nur, meaning "to illuminate."
Noele - English form of French Noële, meaning "day of birth."
Nori - Japanese unisex name meaning 1) "ceremony, regalia," 2) "code, precedent," 3) "model, rule, standard," 4) "law, rule."
Noelle - English form of French Noëlle, meaning "day of birth."
Nona (russian - Нона):  Old English name derived from Latin nonus, meaning "ninth." Usually given to the ninth born child if it is female.
Nada - Pet form of Russian Nadezhda, meaning "hope."
Nsia - African Akan unisex name meaning "sixth born child."
Nsonowa - African Akan unisex name meaning "seventh born child."
Noora (arabic - نورة):  Finnish form of Latin Honora, meaning "honor, valor."
Nthanda - African Tumbuka unisex name meaning "star."
Nathan (hebrew - נָתָן):  Anglicized form of Greek Natham, meaning "a giver" or "given of God." In the bible, this is the name of a son of David.
Nadia (arabic - نديّة):  Arabic name meaning "delicate, tender." 
Nuka - Greenlandic unisex name meaning "younger sibling."
Nadiya - Ukrainian form of Russian Nadya, meaning "hope."
Nukpana - Native American Hopi unisex name meaning "evil."
Nazar (russian - Назар, Turkish: نذر):  Russian form of Latin Nazarius, meaning "of Nazareth."
Nadya (arabic - نديّة, Russian: Надя):  Pet form of Russian Nadezhda, meaning "hope." In use by the Romani.
Nur (arabic - نور, Aramaic: נוּר):  Arabic unisex name, derived from the word nawara, meaning "to illuminate."
Nuru - Egyptian unisex name meaning "born during the day."
Ndidi - African Igbo unisex name meaning "patience."
Nana (greek - Νανα, Japanese: ナナ):  Japanese name meaning "seven."
Nura (arabic - نورة, Aramaic: נוּרָא):  Aramaic name derived from the word nehiyr, meaning "illumination, wisdom (of God)."
Neelam - Hindi unisex jewel name meaning "sapphire."
Nefer-kheperu-r� - Another name for Egyptian Akhenaton, meaning "he who works for Aten."

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