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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."
Pól - Irish form of Greek Paulos, meaning "small."
Posey - Variant spelling of English Posy, meaning both "bouquet, flower" and "(God) shall add (another son)."
Polycarp - Short form of Latin Polycarpus, meaning "fruitful."
Posidonios - Variant spelling of Greek Poseidonios, meaning "of Poseidon."
Polly -  Alternate form of English Molly, "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." The reason for the change from "M" to "P" is not known.
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.
Polycarpus - Latin form of Greek Polykarpos, meaning "fruitful."
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."
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. 
Pollie - Variant spelling of English Polly, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." 
Portumnus - Variant form of Roman Portunus, meaning "of the harbor." In mythology, this is the name of a sea god equated with Greek Palaemon.
Polina - Short form of Russian Apollinariya, meaning "of Apollo."
Poseidonios - Greek name meaning "of Poseidon."
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.
Portia - English Shakespeare character name derived from Roman Latin Porcius, meaning "pig." A moon of Uranus was given this name.
Posie - Variant spelling of English Posy, meaning both "bouquet, flower" and "(God) shall add (another son)."
Porphyrios - Greek name derived from the word porphyra, meaning "purple."
Pons - French form of Roman Latin Pontius, meaning "of the sea; seaman."
Pololena - Hawaiian form of English/French Florence, meaning "blossoming."
Posidonius - Latin form of Greek Posidonios, meaning "of Poseidon." A crater on the moon was given this name.
Pollyanna - English compound name composed of Polly "obstinate, rebellious" and Anna "favor, grace."
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.
Polona - Short form of Greek Apollonia, meaning "of Apollo." 
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. 
Polyhymnia - Latin form of Greek Polymnia, meaning "very musical" or "many hymns."
Polonija - Short form of Slovene Apolonija, meaning "of Apollo."
Polikwaptiwa - Native American Hopi name meaning "butterfly sitting on a flower."
Poppy - English name derived from the flower name, from Latin papaver, which may be a reduplication of the base *pap-, meaning "to swell." 
Poul - Danish form of Latin Paulos, meaning "small."
Poncio - Spanish form of Roman Latin Pontius, meaning "of the sea; seaman."
Pompiliu - Romanian form of Roman Latin Pompilius, possibly meaning "display, solemn procession." 
Poornima - Variant spelling of Hindi Purnima, meaning "full moon."
Porter - English occupational surname transferred to forename use, meaning "doorkeeper."
Porphyrius - Latin form of Greek Porphyrios, meaning "purple."
Porsche - German form of Roman Latin Porcius, meaning "pig." A moon of Uranus was given this name.
Pompeia - Feminine form of Roman Latin Pompeius, possibly meaning "display, solemn procession." 
Powwaw - Native American Algonquin name meaning "priest."
Posala - Native American Miwok name meaning "farewell to spring flowers."
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.
Porphyry - Short form of Latin Porphyrius, meaning "purple."
Porcius - Roman family name, meaning "pig."
Pourasdan - Armenian name meaning "flower garden."
Pocahontas - Native American Algonquin name meaning "she is playful."
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.
Pompeo - Italian form of Roman Latin Pompeius, possibly meaning "display, solemn procession." 
Pompeius - Roman name possibly derived from the Latin word pompa, from Greek pompe, meaning "display, solemn procession." 
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.
Pouregh - Armenian name meaning "crystal."
Pompey - English 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.
Poldi -   Pet form of German Luitpold, meaning "people-bold."
Powaqa - Native American Hopi name meaning "witch."
Polykarpos - Greek name composed of the elements polys "much" and karpos "fruit," hence "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.
Portunus - Roman name meaning "of the harbor." In mythology, this is the name of a sea god equated with Greek Palaemon.
Pozne - Basque name meaning "happiness."
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.
Pompilius - Probably a derivative of Roman Latin Pompeius, possibly meaning "display, solemn procession." 
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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