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Names starting with N

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.
Naos - Possibly from the Greek word for "temple" or the Egyptian word for the "unknown" inside the inner sanctum of a temple. 
Nalani - Hawaiian name meaning "the heavens."
Nanuk - Variant spelling of Inuit Nanook, meaning "polar bear."
Noa - Variant spelling of English Noah, meaning "motion." 
Nakato - African Luganda name meaning "second born of twins."
Narendra - Hindi name composed of the Sanskrit element nara "man" and the name of the god Indra, hence "man-Indra."
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.
Noor - Variant spelling of Arabic unisex Nur, meaning "to illuminate."
Nosizwe - African Xhosa name meaning "mother of the nation."
Nosh - Native American Algonquin name meaning "father."
Najwa - Arabic name meaning "secret, whisper."
Nguyet - Vietnamese name meaning "moon."
Nebibit - Feminine form of Egyptian Nebibi, meaning "leopard."
Nuwn - Hebrew name meaning "fish." In the bible, this is the name of the father of Joshua.
Nelle - Pet form of English Eleanor, meaning "foreign; the other."
Noshi - Variant of Algonquin Nosh, meaning "father."
Nat -   Short form of English Nathan "a giver" or "given of God" and Nathaniel "given of God."
Neva -   Old English name meaning "new."
Netanel - Variant spelling of Hebrew Nethanel, meaning "given of God" or "whom God gave." 
Norma -   Feminine form of English Norman, meaning "northman."
Nechemia - Variant spelling of Hebrew Nechemya, meaning "Jehovah comforts" or "whom Jehovah comforts."
Narcissa - Feminine form of Latin Narcissus, possibly meaning "numbness; sleep." 
Naseer - Variant spelling of Arabic Nasir, meaning "helper."
Nest - Welsh pet form of Greek Hagne (English Agnes), meaning "chaste; holy."
Nicolò - Variant spelling of Italian Niccolò, meaning "victor of the people."
Natanaele - Italian form of Greek Nathanael, meaning "given of God" or "whom God gave."
Nicolaas - Dutch form of Latin Nicolaus, meaning "victor of the people."
Nkosi - Egyptian name meaning "rules."
Nishan - Armenian name meaning "sign." 
Nereida - Latin name derived from Greek Nereis, the name of the sea sprites fathered by Nereus, meaning "nymph, sea sprite."
Nilofer - Persian name meaning "water-lily."
Neil - Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Niall, arrived at this form via Norman French Nel, meaning "champion." 
Noble - English name derived from the vocabulary word, from Latin nobilis, meaning "noble."
Nagendra - Hindi name composed of Sanskrit naga "snake" and the name of the god Indra, hence "snake-Indra."
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.
Nasim - Arabic name meaning "breeze."
Nivek - Modern English name created by spelling Kevin ("little comely one") backwards.
Norman - English form of Teutonic Nordemann, meaning "northman."
Nouha - Variant spelling of Arabic Noha, meaning "wisdom."
Nuru - Egyptian unisex name meaning "born during the day."
Nur - Arabic unisex name, derived from the word nawara, meaning "to illuminate." Compare with strictly masculine Nur.
Naji - Arabic name meaning "safe."
Nes - Hebrew name meaning "miracle."
Nyah - Variant spelling of African Swahili Nia, meaning "purpose."
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. 
Nikhil - Hindi name meaning "entire, whole."
Nico - Short form of Italian Niccolò, meaning "victor of the people."
Nicoletta - Pet form of Italian Nicola, meaning "victor of the people."
Nuha - Variant spelling of Arabic Noha, meaning "wisdom."
Neno - Chamoru name meaning "darling; dear."
Nellie - Diminutive form of English Nell, meaning "foreign; the other."
Nasrin - Persian name meaning "wild rose."
Nilüfer - Turkish form of Persian Nilofer, meaning "water-lily."
Niran - Thai name meaning "eternal."
Nawal - Arabic name meaning "gift."
Nisha - Hindi name meaning "night."
Nate - Short form of Hebrew Nathan, meaning "a giver" or "whom God gave."
Nazli - Arabic name meaning "delicate."
Nicolao - Spanish form of Latin Nicolaus, meaning "victor of the people."
Nadira - Feminine form of Arabic Nadir, meaning "rare."
Nelly - Variant spelling of English Nellie, meaning "foreign; the other."
Niyol - Native American Navajo name meaning "wind."
Nicole - Feminine form of French Nicolas, meaning "victor of the people."
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.
Nevada - English unisex name derived from the U.S. state name, meaning "snow-capped."
Nash - English topographic surname transferred to forename use, derived from Middle English atten ash ("at the ash"), hence "lives by an ash tree."
Nikephoros - Ancient Greek unisex name composed of the elements nike "victory" and phoreo "to bear/carry," hence "victory-bearer."
Nelda - Old English name meaning "lives by the alder trees."
Ninette - Diminutive form of French Nina, meaning "favor; grace."
Nakhti - User submitted name meaning "powerful."
Nao - Japanese unisex name meaning 1) "docile" or 2) "esteemed."
Natsuko - Japanese name meaning "summer child."
Nevo - Variant spelling of Hebrew Nebo, meaning "Mercury" and "prophet."
Nawkaw - Native American Winnebago name meaning "wood."
Nolan - Irish surname transferred to forename use, from an Anglicized form of Ó Nualláin "descendant of Nuallán," hence "little champion" or "little chariot fighter."
Nia - African Swahili name meaning "purpose."
Nika -   Feminine form of Russian Nikolai, meaning "victor of the people."
Nebi - Short form of Egyptian Nebibi, meaning "panther."
Neo - African Tswana unisex name meaning "gift." Compare with strictly masculine Neo.
Naile - Chamoru name meaning "tall and slender."
Nemesis - Greek name meaning "retribution; righteous anger." In mythology, this is the name of the goddess of justice and vengeance.
Nuno - Portuguese name derived from Latin nonus, meaning "ninth."
Natan - Variant spelling of Hebrew Nathan, meaning "a giver" or "whom God gave." 
Njlon - Native American Algonquin name meaning "mistress."
Nava - Hebrew name meaning "beautiful."
Natália - Hungarian form of Latin Natalia, meaning "birthday," or in Church Latin "Christmas day." 
Neriah - Variant spelling of Hebrew Neriya, meaning "light of the Lord." In the bible, this is the name of the father of Baruch.
Norm - Short form of English Norman, meaning "northman."
Nicola - Feminine form of Italian Nicolò, meaning "victor of the people."
Nechushta - Hebrew name meaning "brass." In the bible, this is the name of the wife of King Jehoiakim, the mother of Jehoiachin.
Nihel - Anglo-Norman French form of Middle English Nigel, meaning "champion."
Nadeja - Pet form of Czech Naděžda, meaning "hope."
Nieve - Variant spelling of Spanish Nieves ("snows"), meaning "snow."
Narayan - Hindi myth name of a god of creation, meaning "son of man."
Nastasia - Short form of Russian Anastasiya, meaning "resurrection."
Neves - Portuguese form of Spanish Nieves, meaning "snows."
Narcyz - Polish form of Latin Narcissus, possibly meaning "numbness; sleep."
Nic - English short form of Latin Dominic "belongs to the lord" and English Nicholas "victor of the people." 
Nnamdi - African Igbo name meaning "my father is alive." This name is usually given to baby boys who resemble their deceased grandfather.
Nunzia - Short form of Italian Annunziata, meaning "announces," referring to the Annunciation. Sometimes considered a month name for March.
Nevan - Variant spelling of English Nevin, meaning either "little bone" or "little saint."
Natsumi - Japanese name meaning "summer beauty."
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."
Necuametl - Nahuatl name meaning "king."
Nell - Pet form of English Eleanor, meaning "foreign; the other."
Naoki - Japanese unisex name meaning "docile tree."
Nemausus - Name of the Celtic patron god of the city of Nimes, meaning "from the source."
Necalli - Nahuatl name meaning "battle."
Nella - Pet form of English Eleanor, meaning "foreign; the other."
Nané - Egyptian name meaning "nice."
Nefertiti - Ancient Egyptian name, meaning "the beautiful one has come."
Nichol - Variant spelling of Scottish Nicol, meaning "victor of the people."
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.
Nolwenn - Breton name derived from the phrase Noyal Gwenn, meaning "holy one from Noyal."
Nderim - Albanian name meaning "honor; respect."
Nyssa - Variant spelling of Hebrew Nissa, meaning "sign."
Narkissa - Feminine form of Greek Narkissos, possibly meaning "numbness; sleep."
Nkosazana - African Xhosa name meaning "princess."
Nohemi - Spanish form of English Naomi, meaning "my delight, my pleasantness."
Nubiti - Egyptian name meaning "golden lady."
Netikerty - Egyptian name meaning "she who is excellent."
Nastusia - Polish form of Russian Nastya, meaning "resurrection."
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.
Nevil - Variant spelling of English Neville, meaning "new town."
Nastas - Native American Navajo name meaning "curve like foxtail grass."
Norbert - Old French name composed of the Germanic elements nord "north" and berht "bright, famous," hence "bright northman" or "famous northman."
Nani - Hawaiian name meaning "beauty; splendor."
Normina - Scottish form of English Norma, meaning "northman."
Nikeisha - Elaborated form of English Keisha, meaning "cassia," a bark similar to cinnamon.
Niklaus - German form of Latin Nicolaus, meaning "victor of the people."
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.
Neha - Hindi name meaning both "love" and "rain."
Niel -   Danish variant form of Scandinavian Njal, meaning "champion."
Nova -   Modern English name derived from Latin novus, meaning "new."
Nacho - Pet form of Spanish Ignacio, possibly meaning "unknowing."
Natalie - English form of Latin Natalia, meaning "birthday," or in Church Latin "Christmas day." 
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.
Nagi - Variant spelling of Arabic Naji, meaning "safe."
Nadra - Arabic name meaning "radiance."
Nicholas -   Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Aonghus, meaning "excellent valor."
Nyx - Greek name meaning "night." In mythology, this is the name of a goddess of night.
Nena -   Chamoru term of endearment, meaning "darling; dear."
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.
Naveen - Hindi name meaning "news."
Norris - English surname transferred to forename use, from the Old Norman French word norreis, meaning "from the north."
Namacuix - Nahuatl name meaning "king."
Nephelê - Greek name meaning "cloud." In mythology, this is the name a goddess of the clouds and mother of the centaurs.
Nishant - Hindi name meaning "dawn; end of night."
Norina - Diminutive form of Italian Nora, a short form of Italian names ending with -nora, such as Eleonora and Leonora.
Navid - Variant spelling of Persian Naveed, meaning "good news."
Narinder - Variant spelling of Hindi Narendra, meaning "man-Indra."
Nitin - Hindi name, possibly meaning "right path."
Nasir - Arabic name meaning "helper."
Natasha - Pet form of Russian Natalya, meaning "birthday," or in Church Latin "Christmas day."
Nadine - Pet form of French Nâdiya, meaning "hope."
Nourbese - Egyptian name meaning "wonderful."
Nabu - Babylonian name of a god of wisdom and writing, worshiped as the son of Marduk and grandson of Ea, meaning "Mercury" and "prophet."
Neculai - Romanian form of Greek Nikolaos, meaning "victor of the people."
Nargiz - Armenian name meaning "narcissus flower."
Nerida - Variant spelling of Latin Nereida, meaning "nymph, sea sprite." 
Nori - Japanese unisex name meaning 1) "ceremony, regalia," 2) "code, precedent," 3) "model, rule, standard," 4) "law, rule."
Nanette - Diminutive form of English Nan ("favor; grace"), hence "little favorable one" or "little graceful one."
Nigella - Feminine form of Latin Nigellus, meaning "champion."
Nolene - Feminine form of English Nolan, meaning "little champion" or "little chariot fighter."
Nunziatella - Pet form of Italian Nunzia, meaning "announces," referring to the Annunciation. Sometimes considered a month name for March.
Noe - Hawaiian name meaning "mist; misty rain."
Nonie -   Pet form of Scottish Iona, meaning "island."
Noela - Galician-Portuguese form of French Noële, meaning "day of birth."
Nazaire - French form of Latin Nazarius, meaning "of Nazareth."
Nyree - English form of Maori Ngaire, possibly meaning "flax."
Nidhug - Danish form of Old Norse Níðhöggr, meaning "dreaded striker."
Nazariy - Russian form of Greek Nazoraios, meaning "of Nazareth."
Nicoleta - Feminine form of Romanian Nicolae, meaning "victor of the people."
Norene - Variant spelling of Irish Noreen, meaning "honor, valor."
Nontle - African Xhosa name meaning "mother of beauty."
Natille - Variant spelling of English Natalie, meaning "birthday," or in Church Latin "Christmas day."
Nicolaos - Variant spelling of Greek Nikolaos, meaning "victor of the people."
Nelson - English patronymic surname transferred to forename use, meaning "son of Neil."
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.
Nicodemo - Italian, Portuguese and Spanish form of Latin Nicodemus, meaning "victory of the people."
Noelene - Pet form of English Noele, meaning "day of birth."
Niva - Hebrew name meaning "speech."
Neelam - Hindi unisex jewel name meaning "sapphire."
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.
Nâdiya - French form of Russian Nadya, meaning "hope."
Nessa -   Feminine form of Hebrew Nes, meaning "miracle."
Nkemdilim - African Igbo unisex name meaning "forever mine."
Nafrini - Egyptian name meaning "she brings beauty."
Nikolajs - Latvian form of Greek Nikolaos, meaning "victor of the people." 
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.
Nikita - Russian form of Greek Aniketos, meaning "unconquerable." 
Nobuyuki - Japanese name meaning "faithful happiness."
Noella - Pet form of English Noelle, meaning "day of birth."
Naveed - Persian name meaning "good news."
Noëlle - Feminine form of French Noël, meaning "day of birth."
Natalee - Variant spelling of English Natalie, meaning "birthday," or in Church Latin "Christmas day."
Nevaeh - Modern English name created by spelling "heaven" backwards.
Nekoda - Anglicized form of Hebrew Neqowda, meaning "distinguished." In the bible, this is the name of the head of a family of Babylonian exiles.
Nicomedo - Italian form of Latin Nicomedes, meaning "victory-scheme."
Nikostratos - Greek name composed of the elements nike "conquest, victory" and stratos "army," hence "victory-army."
Nikolao - Esperanto form of Latin Nicolaus, meaning "victor of the people."
Nopaltzin - Nahuatl name meaning "cactus; king."
Novio - Spanish name meaning "boyfriend."
Nafrit - Egyptian name meaning "virgin."
Nomusa - African Ndebele name meaning "merciful."
Nascha - Native American Navajo name meaning "owl."
Nunziatina - Pet form of Italian Nunzia, meaning "announces," referring to the Annunciation. Sometimes considered a month name for March.
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.
Noll - Medieval pet form of English Oliver, probably meaning "elf army."
Nthanda - African Tumbuka unisex name meaning "star."
Noushig - Armenian name meaning "little almond."
Nikolett - Hungarian feminine form of Nikola, meaning "victor of the people."
Natisha - English altered form of Russian Natasha, meaning "birthday," or in Church Latin "Christmas day."
Noelani - Hawaiian name meaning "heavenly girl; mist of heaven."
Naphtaliy - Hebrew name meaning "my strife" or "wrestling." In the bible, this is the name of a son of Jacob and Bilhah.
Nikator - Greek name meaning "the conqueror."
Njord - Scandinavian form of Old Norse Njörðr, meaning "strong, vigorous."
Nikolai - Russian form of Greek Nikolaos, meaning "victor of the people." 
Nilda - Short form of Italian/Spanish Brunilda, meaning "armored warrior woman."
Nickolas - Variant spelling of English Nicholas, meaning "victor of the people."
Nidia - Variant spelling of Latin Nydia, possibly meaning "nest." 
Neus - Catalan name meaning "snow."
Nitya - Hindi name meaning "always; eternally."
Naami - Variant spelling of Hebrew Naamiy, meaning "loveliness."
Nordemann - Teutonic name composed of the Germanic elements nord "north" and mann "man," hence "northman."
Nahuel - Native American Mapuche name meaning "jaguar."
Nastasja - Variant spelling of Russian Nastasya, meaning "resurrection."
Nikki - Pet form of English Nichole, meaning "victor of the people."
Nikolina - Bulgarian feminine form of Nikola, meaning "victor of the people."
Napayshni - Native American Sioux name meaning "courageous and strong."
Nkiruka - African Igbo name meaning "the best is still to come."
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.
Nouver - Armenian name meaning "gift."
Nicolette - Pet form of French Nicole, meaning "victor of the people."
Nsia - African Akan unisex name meaning "sixth born child."
Nousha - Persian name meaning "pleasant, sweet."
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."
Nandru - Romanian form of Visigothic Frithnanth, meaning "ardent for peace."
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.
Nasreen - Variant spelling of Persian Nasrin, meaning "wild rose."
Nikodem - Polish form of Latin Nicodemus, meaning "victory of the people."
Nasser - Variant spelling of Arabic Nasir, meaning "helper."
Nandag - Pet form of Scottish Gaelic Annag, meaning "favor; grace."
Nahcomence - Native American Cheyenne name meaning "old bark."
Niven - Anglicized form of Irish Naomhán, meaning either "little saint."
Nataliya - Russian and Ukrainian form of Latin Natalia, meaning "birthday," or in Church Latin "Christmas day." 
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.
Netuno - Portuguese form of Latin Neptunus, probably meaning "moist, wet."
Nikoleta - Feminine form of Greek Nikolaos, meaning "victor of the people."
Noelia - Italian and Spanish form of French Noëlle, meaning "day of birth."
Nadejda - Bulgarian form of Russian Nadezhda, meaning "hope."
Noreen - Pet form of Irish Nóra, meaning "honor, valor."
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.
Nahur - Variant form of Aramaic Nahor, meaning "light."
Nikolaus -   German form of Latin Nicolaus, meaning "victor of the people." 
Nachala - Hebrew name meaning "inheritance" or "territory."
Ngaire - Maori name, possibly meaning "flax."
Nafretiti - Egyptian name meaning "I arrive with beauty."
Norberta - Feminine form of Old French Norbert, meaning "bright northman" or "famous northman."
Nunzio - Masculine form of Italian Nunzia, meaning "announces," referring to the Annunciation. Also a month name for March.
Nikolas - Contracted form of Greek Nikolaos, meaning "victor of the people."
Nestore - Italian form of Greek Nestor, meaning "homecoming."
Naois - Short form of Irish Gaelic Naoise, of unknown meaning.
Naďa - Pet form of Czech Naděžda, meaning "hope."
Niles - English patronymic surname transferred to forename use, meaning "son of Neal."
Niichaad - Native American Navajo name meaning "swollen."
Ngam-chit - Thai name meaning "good heart."
Nel - Norman French form of Scandinavian Njal, meaning "champion."
Neema - Egyptian name meaning "born to wealthy parents."
Nehorai - Variant form of Aramaic Nahor, meaning "light."
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.
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." 
Nicolás - Spanish form of Latin Nicolaus, meaning "victor of the people."
Natalka - Ukrainian pet form of Russian/Ukrainian Nataliya, meaning "birthday," or in Church Latin "Christmas day."  
Naglfar - Old Norse myth name of the largest ship of all, the ship that will carry the dead to Ragnarok, possibly meaning "nail-farer."
Nkosana - African Xhosa name meaning "prince."
Nastasya - Short form of Russian Anastasiya, meaning "resurrection."
Nader - Variant spelling of Arabic Nadir, meaning "rare."
Nikotiemus - Variant form of Finnish Nikodeemus, meaning "victory of the people."
Nowell - Variant spelling of English Noel, meaning "day of birth."
Naalnish - Native American Navajo name meaning "he works."
Nizhoni - Native American Navajo name meaning "beautiful."
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.
Nikhila - Feminine form of Hindi Nikhil, meaning "entire, whole."
Nikandros - Ancient Greek name composed of the elements nike "victory" and andros "of a man," hence "victory of a man."
Nichola - Feminine form of English Nicholas, meaning "victor of the people."
Noriko - Japanese name meaning "law child" or "exemplar child." 
Nestor - Greek name meaning "homecoming." In mythology, this is the name of a son of Neleus and king of Pylos.
Nefertari - Ancient Egyptian name, meaning "the most beautiful."
Nicusor - Pet form of Romanian Nicolæ, meaning "victor of the people."
Nasira - Feminine form of Arabic Nasir, meaning "helper."
Niloofar - Variant spelling of Persian Nilofer, meaning "water-lily."
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."
Nilsine - Feminine form of Swedish Nils, meaning "victor of the people."
Nochtli -  Nahuatlunisex name meaning "pricklypear fruit."
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.
Nazeli - Armenian name meaning "pretty."
Nima - Arabic name meaning "blessing."
Neleus - Latin form of Greek Nileas, of unknown meaning. In mythology, this is the name of a son of Poseidon and Tyro.
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.
Ning - Chinese unisex name meaning "tranquil."
Nastassya - Variant spelling of Russian Nastasya, meaning "resurrection."
Niloufar - Variant spelling of Persian Nilofer, meaning "water-lily."
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.
Necahual - Nahuatl name meaning "left behind; survivor."
Nahid - Persian name meaning "immaculate."
Niccolò - Italian form of Latin Nicolaus, meaning "victor of the people."
Noga - Unisex form of Hebrew Nogahh, meaning "shining splendor," as of the fire or the sun. 
Nieves - Spanish religious name derived from a title of the Virgin Mary, Nuestra Señora de las Nieves ("Our Lady of the Snows"), hence "snows."
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.
Natalya - Russian form of Latin Natalia, meaning "birthday," or in Church Latin "Christmas day." 
Nesta - Welsh pet form of Greek Hagne (English Agnes), meaning "chaste; holy."
Nabadias - Greek form of Hebrew Nedabyah, meaning "whom Jehovah impels." In the New Testament bible, this is the name of the father of Ananias.
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."
Nikkole - Variant spelling of English Nichole, meaning "victor of the people."
Nkechi - African Igbo name meaning "God gave me a blessing."
Nayeli - Native American Zapotec name meaning "I love you."
Naglfari - Variant form of Old Norse Naglfar, possibly meaning "nail-farer."
Nobu - Japanese name meaning 1) "faith" or 2) "to extend, prolong (esp. words)."
Noboru - Japanese name meaning "ascend; climb."
Nahala - Variant form of Hebrew Nachala, meaning "inheritance" or "territory." 
Naeemah - Egyptian name meaning "benevolent."
Naftali - Anglicized form of Hebrew Naphtaliy, meaning "my strife" or "wrestling." 
Normand - English form of Norwegian Normund, meaning "north protection."
Neas - Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Eighneachan, possibly meaning "man of force."
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. 
Nathifa - Egyptian name meaning "pure."
Nicolasa - Feminine form of Spanish Nicolás, meaning "victor of the people."
Naheed - Variant spelling of Persian Nahid, meaning "immaculate."
Narciso - Italian, Portuguese and Spanish form of Latin Narcissus, possibly meaning "numbness; sleep."
Nigellus - Latin form of Norman French Nihel "champion," but sometimes used as a diminutive form of the word niger "black," thus "little black one."
Nastassiya - Variant spelling of Russian Nastasya, meaning "resurrection."
Noel - English form of French Noël, meaning "day of birth."
Nuttah - Native American Algonquin name meaning "my heart."
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.
Nikolaas - Dutch form of Latin Nicolaus, meaning "victor of the people."
Nezahualcoyotl - Nahuatl name meaning "fasting coyote." This was the name of a Texcoco king.
Norio - Japanese name meaning "man of law."
Nurzhan - Kazakh name meaning "light soul."
Natassa - Variant spelling of Greek Natása, meaning "resurrection."
Natale - Italian form of Latin Natalia, meaning "birthday," or in Church Latin "Christmas day."
Nsonowa - African Akan unisex name meaning "seventh born child."
Nuala - Short form of Irish Gaelic Fionnuala, meaning "white shoulder."
Nanook - Inuit (Eskimo) myth name of the master of bears, meaning "polar bear" in Inuktitut. 
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. 
Nikias - Ancient Greek name derived from the word nike, meaning "victory."
Nikolaj - Slovene form of Greek Nikolaos, meaning "victor of the people." 
Nahele - Hawaiian name meaning "forest."
Noura - Arabic name meaning "blossom."
Nigelia - Feminine form of English Nigel, meaning "champion."
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.
Nuka - Greenlandic unisex name meaning "younger sibling."
Nathália - Portuguese form of Latin Natalia, meaning "birthday," or in Church Latin "Christmas day." 
Naira - Native American Quechua name meaning "big eyes."
Nir - Hebrew unisex name meaning "to cultivate a field."
Nizam - Egyptian name meaning "disciplined."
Neta - Hebrew unisex name meaning meaning "plant, shrub."
Nels - Variant form of Swedish Nils, meaning "victor of the people."
Nerissa - English Shakespeare creation, derived from Greek Nereis, meaning "nymph, sea sprite." 
Noha -  Arabic name meaning "wisdom."
Ngoc - Vietnamese name meaning "precious gem."
Ngozi - African Igbo unisex name meaning "blessing."
Nabil - Arabic name meaning "noble."
Nathalie - French form of Latin Natalia, meaning "birthday," or in Church Latin "Christmas day."
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)." 
Nanu - Egyptian name meaning "beautiful."
Ngai - Vietnamese name meaning "herb."
Netta -   Feminine variant spelling of Hebrew Neta, meaning "plant, shrub."
Nidawi - Native American Omaha name meaning "fairy."
Noxochicoztli -  Female Nahuatl name meaning "my necklace of flowers."
Nerina - Feminine form of Italian Nerio, meaning "water."
Noach - Hebrew name meaning "rest." In the bible, this is the name of the last antediluvian patriarch, the main character of the flood story. 
Nafré - Egyptian name meaning "goodness."
Nileas - Greek name of unknown meaning. In mythology, this is the name of a son of Poseidon and Tyro.
Nye - Pet form of Welsh Aneirin, meaning "modest, noble." 
Neasa - Variant spelling of Irish Neassa, possibly meaning "excellent valor."
Nadir - Arabic name meaning "rare."
Nils - Swedish form of Greek Nikolaos, meaning "victor of the people." 
Nicolina - Pet form of Italian Nicola, meaning "victor of the people."
Noland - Variant spelling of English Nolan, meaning "little champion" or "little chariot fighter."
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.
Nurya - Hebrew form of Aramaic Nura, meaning "illumination, wisdom (of God)."
Neifion - Welsh form of Latin Neptune, probably meaning "moist, wet."
Nasib - Arabic name meaning "noble."
Niko - Finnish form of Greek Nikolaos, 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.
Nahia - Basque name meaning "desire."
Nichole - English form of French Nicole, meaning "victor of the people." 
Neža - Slovene form of Greek Hagne, meaning "chaste; holy."
Nandy - Pet form of English Ferdinand, meaning "ardent for peace."
Nooa - Finnish form of Hebrew Noach, meaning "rest."
Neschume - User submitted name of a vessel. It is the Yiddish wordfor "soul."
Nastassja - Variant spelling of Russian Nastasya, meaning "resurrection."
Naldo - Short form of Italian names ending with -naldo.
Nergis - Turkish name meaning "daffodil."
Nantosuelta - Gaulish name meaning "valley-sun." In Celtic mythology, this is the name of a goddess of water and fertility.
Nechemiah - Variant spelling of Hebrew Nechemya, meaning "Jehovah comforts" or "whom Jehovah comforts."
Nazih - Arabic name meaning "honest."
Nukpana - Native American Hopi unisex name meaning "evil."
Nirav - Hindi name meaning "calm, quiet."
Nerea - Variant form of Basque Nere, meaning "mine."
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.  
Niklas - Scandinavian form of Greek Nikolaos, meaning "victor of the people." 
Normann - Danish and Norwegian equivalent of Teutonic Nordemann, composed of the Old Norse elements norðr "north" and maðr "man," hence "northman."
Nicholaa - Feminine form of Latin Nicolaus, meaning "victor of the people."
Nastia - Czech form of Russian Nastya, meaning "resurrection."
Nadezhda - Russian name meaning "hope."
Natalija - Croatian, Serbian and Slovene form of Latin Natalia, meaning "birthday," or in Church Latin "Christmas day." 
Nino - Short form of Italian Giannino, meaning "God is gracious."
Nola - Feminine form of English Nolan, meaning "little champion" or "little chariot fighter."
Nebit - Contracted form of Egyptian Nebibit, meaning "leopard."
Nikon - Greek name derived from the word nike, meaning "conquest, victory."
Nereza - Variant spelling of Italian Nerezza, meaning "darkness." 
Nêreus - Greek name derived from the word neros "water," hence "wet one." In mythology, this is the name of a god of the sea.
Nacio - Pet form of Spanish Ignacio, possibly meaning "unknowing."
Nora -   English form of Irish Nóra, meaning "honor, valor."
Nebibi - Egyptian name meaning "panther."
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.
Nerio - Italian name derived from Greek Nereus, meaning "wet one."
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.
Nitza - Hebrew name meaning "flower bud."
Niall - Old Gaelic name derived from Old Irish Niul, meaning "champion."
Néill - Variant form of Irish Gaelic Niall, meaning "champion."
Njörður - Icelandic form of Old Norse Njörðr, meaning "strong, vigorous."
Nomiki - Modern Greek name derived from the word nomikos, meaning "relating to the law."
Nejc - Pet form of Slovene Jernej, meaning "son of Talmai."
Neqowda - Hebrew name meaning "distinguished." In the bible, this is the name of the head of a family of Babylonian exiles.
Nuri - Egyptian unisex name/word meaning "gypsy."
Nahimana - Native American Sioux name meaning "mystic."
Nissa - Variant spelling of Hebrew Nisa, meaning "to test."
Neile - Feminine form of English Neil, meaning "champion." 
Nahabed - Armenian name meaning "patriarch."
Nicomedes - Latin form of Greek Nikomedes, meaning "victory-scheme."
Nicky - Unisex pet form of English Nichola/Nichole and Nicholas, meaning "victor of the people."
Nastenka - Pet form of Russian Anastasiya, meaning "resurrection."
Nevio - Italian form of Roman Latin Naevius, meaning "spotted."
Naum - Russian form of Hebrew Nachuwm, meaning "comfort."
Nenne - Pet form of Scandinavian Lennart, meaning "lion-strong."
Nashwa - Arabic name meaning "ecstasy, elation." 
Nelu - Romanian pet form of Basque/Romanian Ion, meaning "God is gracious."
Negu - Basque name meaning "winter."
Nevena - Bulgarian name, meaning "marigold."
Nkruma - African Akan unisex name meaning "ninth born."
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. 
Nikideemus - Finnish form of Greek Nikodemos, meaning "victory of the people."
Nezahualpilli - Nahuatl name meaning "fasting prince." This was the name of a Texcoco king.
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.
Niilo - Finnish form of Greek Nikolaos, meaning "victor of the people."
Nizar - Arabic name derived from the word nazir, meaning "little."
Nicu - Pet form of Romanian Nicolæ, meaning "victor of the people." In use by the Romani.
Nakine - Hawaiian form of Russian Nadezhda, meaning "hope."
Nisse - Pet form of Swedish Nils, meaning "victor of the people."
Norrie - Pet form of English Norman, meaning "northman."
Nkuku - Egyptian name meaning "rooster."
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.
Nudd - Welsh form of Irish Nuada, possibly meaning "fog."
Nebtawi - Egyptian name meaning "lord of the world."
Nimrowd - Hebrew name meaning "rebel." In the bible, this is the name of a great-grandson of Noah who was a renowned hunter.
Nesrin - Turkish form of Persian Nasrin, meaning "wild rose."
Nigul - Estonian form of Greek Nikolaos, meaning "victor of the people."
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.
Ngon - Vietnamese name meaning "good communication."
Nurit - Hebrew flower name meaning "buttercup."
Nyarai - African Shona name meaning "humility."
Napona - Chamoru name meaning "his wave."
Nero -   Roman name, possibly meaning "black."
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.
Neilina - Pet form of English Neile, meaning "champion." In use by the Scottish.
Nerys - Modern Welsh name, probably derived from Old Welsh Generys, meaning "white lady."
Najib - Arabic name meaning "noble."
Njal - Scandinavian form of Irish Gaelic Niall, meaning "champion."
Neassa - Feminine form of English Neas, meaning "excellent valor." In Irish mythology, this is the name of the mother of Conchobhar. 
Nóirín - Pet form of Irish Nóra, meaning "honor, valor."
Naida - Russian name derived from the word nayda, from Greek Naiad, meaning "water nymph."
Niul - Old Irish name thought to probably be derived from the word niadh, meaning "champion."
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.
Nicon - Latin form of Greek Nikon, meaning "conquest, victory."
Nahiossi - Native American Cheyenne name meaning "has three fingers."
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.
Nicé - Latin form of Greek Nikê, meaning "victory." In mythology, this is the name of a goddess of victory.
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.
Nikole - Basque feminine form of Nikola, meaning "victor of the people."
Nobuko - Japanese name meaning "faithful child."
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. 
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.
Neriya - Hebrew name meaning "light of the Lord." In the bible, this is the name of the father of Baruch.
Naomhán - Irish name composed of the element naomh "holy, saint" and a diminutive suffix, hence "little saint."
Nazarius - Latin form of Greek Nazoraios, meaning "of Nazareth."
Nachuwm - Hebrew name meaning "comfort." In the bible, this is the name of a minor prophet who foretold the fall of Nineveh.
Nairi - Armenian unisex name derived from theAssyrian word for Armenia, meaning "country of rivers; riverland."
Niviarsiaq - Greenlandic name, derived from the name of the national flower of Greenland, meaning "young maiden." 
Noam - Hebrew unisex name meaning "pleasantness."
Nechemya - Variant spelling of Hebrew Nechemyah, meaning "Jehovah comforts" or "whom Jehovah comforts."
Nochehuatl - Nahuatl name meaning "consistent."
Nawra - Variant spelling of Arabic Noura, meaning "blossom."
Nubit - Variant of Egyptian Nubiti, meaning "golden lady."
Niclaus - Variant spelling of German Niklaus, meaning "victor of the people."
Nioclás - Irish form of Latin Nicolaus, meaning "victor of the people." 
Nixkamich - Native American Algonquin name meaning "grandfather."
Nekane - Basque form of Spanish Dolores, meaning "sorrows."
Noak - Swedish form of Greek Noe, meaning "rest."
Nubia - From the African country name, itself possibly from the Egyptian word nbw, meaning "gold."
Neve - Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Niamh,  meaning "beauty, brightness."
Netanya - Variant spelling of Hebrew Nethanyah, meaning "given of Jehovah" or "whom Jehovah gave." 
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."
Niamh - Irish Gaelic myth name of the daughter of a sea god, meaning "beauty, brightness." 
Nobuo - Japanese name meaning "faithful man."
Nainsí - Irish form of English Nancy, meaning "favor; grace."
Nuallán - Old Gaelic byname composed of the word nuall "champion, chariot-fighter" and a diminutive suffix, hence "little champion" or "little chariot-fighter."
Nadja - German form of Russian Nadya, meaning "hope."
Nemanja - Serbian name meaning "having no possessions; poor."
Nox - Roman Latin form of Greek Nyx, meaning "night."
Nenad - Serbian name, possibly meaning "unexpected."
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.
Nootau - Native American Algonquin name meaning "fire."
Natanael - Portuguese and Spanish form of Greek Nathanael, meaning "given of God" or "whom God gave."
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.
Nianzu - Chinese name meaning "thinking of ancestors."
Nhung - Vietnamese unisex name meaning "velvet."
Njáll - Icelandic form of Norwegian Njål, meaning "champion."
Nuadha - Variant spelling of Irish Nuada, possibly meaning "fog."
Nun - Anglicized form of Hebrew Nuwn, meaning "fish." In the bible, this is the name of the father of Joshua.
Naamah - Hebrew name meaning "beautiful, pleasant." In the bible, this is the name of the Ammonite wife of Solomon.
Nerthus - Latin form of Teutonic Nerthuz, meaning "strong, vigorous."
Narcisse - French form of Latin Narcissus, possibly meaning "numbness; sleep."
Nabirye - Egyptian name meaning "mother of twins."
Nanny - English pet form of French Anne, meaning "favor; grace." 
Nikodim - Russian form of Greek Nikodemos, meaning "victory of the people."
Nikomedes - Greek name composed of the elements nike "conquest, victory" and medesthai "to ponder, to scheme," hence "victory-scheme."
Natása - Pet form of Greek Anastasia, meaning "resurrection."
Nisa - (נִסָה): Hebrew name meaning "to test." Also spelled Nissa.
Nahuatl -  Unisex name derived from the name of the Nahuatl language, meaning "four waters." 
Neville - English surname transferred to forename use, derived from a Norman baronial name meaning "new town."
Nicolau - Catalan and Portuguese form of Latin Nicolaus, meaning "victor of the people."
Nastassia - Belarusian form of Russian Nastasya, meaning "resurrection."
Nelli -  Nahuatlunisex name meaning"truth."
Nicator - Latin form of Greek Nikator, meaning "the conqueror."
Nirvana - Modern English name derived from the Sanskrit word nirvana, meaning "disappearance, extinction (of the soul)." 
Negdar - Armenian name meaning "nectar."
Natasza - Polish 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. 
Ndidi - African Igbo unisex name meaning "patience."
Newt - Short form of English Newton, meaning "new settlement."
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.
Normund - Norwegian name composed of the Old Norse elements norðr "north" and mundr "protection," hence "north protection."
Ntombi - African Zulu name meaning "lady."
Nazani - Armenian name meaning "delicate."
Naamiy - Hebrew name meaning "loveliness." 
Nichjo - Pet form of Esperanto Nikolao, meaning "victor of the people."
Numees - Native American Algonquin name meaning "sister."
Nilakanta - Hindi name meaning "blue-throated." In mythology, this is a title belonging to the naga king Vasuki.
Nicostratus - Latin form of Greek Nikostratos, meaning "victory-army."
Nadiyya - Variant spelling of Ukrainian Nadiya, meaning "hope." 
Naoko - Japanese name meaning 1) "docile child" or 2) "esteemed child."
Nere - Basque name meaning "mine."
Nerezza - Modern Italian name derived from the word nerezza, meaning "darkness." 
Noële - Feminine form of French Noël, meaning "day of birth."
Nicol - Scottish form of Latin Nicolaus, meaning "victor of the people."
Ninon - Diminutive form of French Nina, meaning "favor; grace."
Naomh - Irish Gaelic name meaning "holy."
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.
Nan - Short form of English Nancy, meaning "favor; grace."
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."
Nicephorus - Latin masculine form of Greek unisex Nikephoros, meaning "victory-bearer."
Niina - Short form of Finnish Anniina, meaning "favor; grace."
Neal - Variant spelling of English Neil, meaning "champion."
Néa - Short form of Swedish Linnéa, meaning "twinflower."
Napo - Chamoru name meaning "wave; surf."
Nuo - Chinese name meaning "to move with grace."
Najja - Egyptian name meaning "born second."
Namid - Native American Cheyenne name meaning "star dancer."
Nagib - Variant of Arabic Najib, meaning "noble."
Neely - Pet form of English Neal, meaning "champion."
Nahir - Variant form of Aramaic Nahor, meaning "light."
Nkiru - Short form of African Igbo Nkiruka, meaning "the best is still to come."
Nshan - Variant spelling of Armenian Nishan, meaning "sign."
Nebojsa - Serbian name meaning "fearless."
Nehor - Variant spelling of Aramaic Nahor, meaning "light."
Nedabyah - Hebrew name meaning "whom Jehovah impels." In the bible, this is the name of one of the sons of king Jehoiachin of Judah.
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. 
Naevius - Roman family name derived from Latin naevus, meaning "spotted." 
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.
Ngaio - Maori name meaning "clever."
Nîga - Persian name derived from the word nîgâh, literally meaning "sight, vision," but usually rendered "looking after."
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.
Nastya - Diminutive form of Russian Anastasiya, meaning "resurrection."
Neacal - Scottish Gaelic form of Greek Nikolaos, meaning "victor of the people."
Nerthuz - Variant spelling of Teutonic Nerþuz, meaning "strong, vigorous." 
Ned - Pet form of English Edward, meaning "guardian of prosperity."
Nachowr - Hebrew name meaning "snoring" or "snorting." In the bible, this is the name of the son of Terah and brother of Abraham.
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.
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.
Neriyahu - Variant form of Hebrew Neriya, meaning "light of the Lord."
Nándor - Hungarian form of Visigothic Frithnanth, meaning "ardent for peace."
Nkrumah - Egyptian name meaning "ninth born."
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.
Nicostrato - Italian form of Latin Nicostratus, meaning "victory-army."
Nafretiri - Egyptian name meaning "beautiful creation."
Nickolaus - German form of French Nicolas, meaning "victor of the people." 
Nicodème - French form of Latin Nicodemus, meaning "victory 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)." 
Nittawosew - Native American Algonquin name meaning "she is not sterile."
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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