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Names starting with Po

Poloma - Native American Choctaw name meaning "bow."
Porfirio - Italian and Spanish form of Greek Porphyrios, meaning "purple."
Pocahontas - Native American Algonquin name meaning "she is playful."
Pontios - Greek form of Latin Pontius, meaning "of the sea; seaman." In the bible, this was the first name of the Prefect of the Roman province of Judea, Pontius Pilate.
Polydeuces - Latin form of Greek Polydeukes, meaning "very sweet." In mythology, Castor ("beaver") and Pollux are the twin sons of Jupiter and Leda and are known as the Dioskouroi ("boys of Zeus") and the Gemini twins.
Poornima - Variant spelling of Hindi Purnima, meaning "full moon."
Pons - French form of Roman Latin Pontius, meaning "of the sea; seaman."
Pontius - Latin name meaning "of the sea; seaman." In the bible, this was the first name of the Prefect of the Roman province of Judea, Pontius Pilate.
Pompeius - Roman name possibly derived from the Latin word pompa, from Greek pompe, meaning "display, solemn procession." 
Pompiliu - Romanian form of Roman Latin Pompilius, possibly meaning "display, solemn procession." 
Posala - Native American Miwok name meaning "farewell to spring flowers."
Porphyrios - Greek name derived from the word porphyra, meaning "purple."
Polikwaptiwa - Native American Hopi name meaning "butterfly sitting on a flower."
Poul - Danish form of Latin Paulos, meaning "small."
Pololena - Hawaiian form of English/French Florence, meaning "blossoming."
Pourasdan - Armenian name meaning "flower garden."
Porsche - German form of Roman Latin Porcius, meaning "pig." A moon of Uranus was given this name.
Portumnus - Variant form of Roman Portunus, meaning "of the harbor." In mythology, this is the name of a sea god equated with Greek Palaemon.
Pollyanna - English compound name composed of Polly "obstinate, rebellious" and Anna "favor, grace."
Pompilius - Probably a derivative of Roman Latin Pompeius, possibly meaning "display, solemn procession." 
Polyxena - Latin form of Greek Polyxene, meaning "very foreign" or "very hospitable (esp. to foreigners)." In mythology, this is the name of a daughter of Priam and Hecuba.
Polly -  Alternate form of English Molly, "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." The reason for the change from "M" to "P" is not known.
Porphyrius - Latin form of Greek Porphyrios, meaning "purple."
Poppy - English name derived from the flower name, from Latin papaver, which may be a reduplication of the base *pap-, meaning "to swell." 
Porcius - Roman family name, meaning "pig."
Portunus - Roman name meaning "of the harbor." In mythology, this is the name of a sea god equated with Greek Palaemon.
Polycarp - Short form of Latin Polycarpus, meaning "fruitful."
Pontos - Greek name meaning "sea." In mythology, this is the name of a god of the sea, the father of Nereus, Phorkys, and other sea-gods.
Poldi -   Pet form of German Luitpold, meaning "people-bold."
Porter - English occupational surname transferred to forename use, meaning "doorkeeper."
Pól - Irish form of Greek Paulos, meaning "small."
Poncio - Spanish form of Roman Latin Pontius, meaning "of the sea; seaman."
Pozne - Basque name meaning "happiness."
Poseidôn - Greek name probably derived from pósis, meaning "lord, husband." In mythology, this is the name of a god of horses and the sea, known as the "earth-shaker." He is equated with Roman Neptune. 
Polina - Short form of Russian Apollinariya, meaning "of Apollo."
Polonija - Short form of Slovene Apolonija, meaning "of Apollo."
Powaqa - Native American Hopi name meaning "witch."
Porphyry - Short form of Latin Porphyrius, meaning "purple."
Powwaw - Native American Algonquin name meaning "priest."
Pouregh - Armenian name meaning "crystal."
Posie - Variant spelling of English Posy, meaning both "bouquet, flower" and "(God) shall add (another son)."
Posidonius - Latin form of Greek Posidonios, meaning "of Poseidon." A crater on the moon was given this name.
Posey - Variant spelling of English Posy, meaning both "bouquet, flower" and "(God) shall add (another son)."
Poseidonios - Greek name meaning "of Poseidon."
Portia - English Shakespeare character name derived from Roman Latin Porcius, meaning "pig." A moon of Uranus was given this name.
Pontus -   Latin form of Greek Pontos, meaning "sea." In mythology, this is the name of a god of the sea, the father of Nereus, Phorkys, and other sea-gods.
Pompey - English form of Roman Latin Pompeius, possibly meaning "display, solemn procession." 
Pompeia - Feminine form of Roman Latin Pompeius, possibly meaning "display, solemn procession." 
Pomona - Roman name derived from Latin pomus, meaning "fruit tree." In mythology, this is the name of a goddess of fruit trees.
Polymnia - Greek name composed of the elements polys "much" and hymnos "hymn, song," hence "very musical" or "many hymns." In mythology, this is the name of the muse of dance and sacred hymns. 
Polykarpos - Greek name composed of the elements polys "much" and karpos "fruit," hence "fruitful."
Polyhymnia - Latin form of Greek Polymnia, meaning "very musical" or "many hymns."
Polona - Short form of Greek Apollonia, meaning "of Apollo." 
Pollie - Variant spelling of English Polly, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." 
Posy -   English name derived from the flower name which originally meant "a line of verse engraved on the inner surface of a ring," but later acquired the meaning "bouquet, flower."
Posidonios - Variant spelling of Greek Poseidonios, meaning "of Poseidon."
Pompeo - Italian form of Roman Latin Pompeius, possibly meaning "display, solemn procession." 
Polyxene - Greek name composed of the elements polys "much" and xenoi "hospitable (esp. to foreigners)," hence "very foreign" or "very hospitable (esp. to foreigners)." In mythology, this is the name of a daughter of Priam and Hecuba.
Polydeukes - Greek name composed of the elements polys "much" and deukes "sweet," hence "very sweet." In mythology, Castor ("beaver") and Pollux are the twin sons of Leda and are known as the Gemini twins.
Polycarpus - Latin form of Greek Polykarpos, meaning "fruitful."
Pollux - Roman form of Latin Polydeuces (Greek Polydeukes), meaning "very sweet." In mythology, Castor ("beaver") and Pollux are the twin sons of Jupiter and Leda and are known as the Dioskouroi ("boys of Zeus") and the Gemini twins.
Pòl - Scottish form of Greek Paulos, meaning "small."
Poseidon - Latin form of Greek Poseidôn, meaning "lord, husband." In mythology, this is the name of a god of horses and the sea, known as the "earth-shaker." He is equated with Roman Neptune. 

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