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Names starting with Pr

Prema - Feminine form of Hindi Prem, meaning "love."
Prosper - English name derived from Latin Prosperus, meaning "fortunate, successful."
Premislas - Anglicized form of Latin Premislaus, meaning "cunning."
Prem - Hindi name meaning "love."
Pratibha - Hindi name meaning "talented."
Proinnteach - Irish name composed of the Gaelic elements proinn "banquet" and teach "hall, house," denoting a "generous person." 
Pris - English short form of Roman Latin Priscilla, meaning "ancient."
Prabhat - Hindi name meaning "dawn."
Pru - Short form of English Prudence "cautious" and Prunella "little prune."
Prabhakar - Hindi name meaning "light-maker; sun." 
Primrose - English name derived from the flower name, from Latin prima rosa, meaning "first rose." 
Prakash - Hindi name meaning "light."
Priya - Hindi name meaning "beloved."
Prek - Albanian name meaning "touch."
Premyslas - Anglicized form of Latin Premislaus, meaning "cunning."
Pratima - Hindi name meaning "idol, statue." 
Prapion - Armenian name meaning "tube rose."
Procris - Latin form of Greek Prokris, possibly meaning either "dew" or "to condemn." In mythology, this is the name of the wife of Cephalus.
Primo - Italian and Spanish form of Latin Primus, meaning "first."
Prue - Short form of English Prudence "cautious" and Prunella "little prune."
Prasad - Hindi name meaning "offering to God."
Prissy - English pet form of Latin Priscilla, meaning "ancient."
Primitiva - Feminine form of Roman Latin Primitivus, meaning "first-formed."
Prabhu - Hindi name meaning "creator; powerful."
Procopius - Latin form of Greek Prokopios, meaning "advance, progress."
Prudentia - Feminine form of Latin Prudentius, meaning "cautious."
Pramod - Hindi name meaning "happiness, joy."
Praxiteles - Greek name composed of the elements praxis "action, exercise, practice," and telos "aim, goal."
Prochorus - Latin form of Greek Prochoros, meaning "leader of the dance." In the bible, this is the name of one of the seven deacons chosen by the church at Jerusalem.
Prôteus - Greek name derived from the word protos, meaning "of the first." In mythology, this is the sea god Homer called the "Old Man of the Sea." Some equate him with the Phoenician sea-god Milk-qart.
Promêtheus - Greek name derived from the word promethes, meaning "foresight." In mythology, this is the name of the Titan who was punished by Zeus for stealing fire to give to mankind.
Prabodhan - Hindi name meaning "knowledge."
Prasanna - Hindi name meaning "pleased."
Premislaus - Latin form of Polish Przemysł, meaning "cunning." 
Priamos - Greek name, possibly derived from the Luwian compound priimuua, meaning "exceptionally courageous." Luwian is closely related to Hittite. In mythology, this is the name of a king of Troy.
Priscus - Roman family name, meaning "ancient."
Prochoros - Greek name meaning "leader of the dance." In the bible, this is the name of one of the seven deacons chosen by the church at Jerusalem.
Proinsias - Irish Gaelic form of Latin Franciscus, meaning "French."
Prokhor - Russian form of Greek Prochoros, meaning "leader of the dance."
Prokopios - Greek name derived from the word prokope, meaning "advance, progress."
Prokopiy - Russian form of Greek Prokopios, meaning "advance, progress."
Prokopy - Variant spelling of Russian Prokopiy, meaning "advance, progress."
Prokris - Greek name, possibly meaning either "dew" or "to condemn." In mythology, this is the name of the wife of Cephalus.
Predrag - Serbian name, probably composed of the Slavic elements prid "foremost, leading" and drag "dear, precious," hence "most precious one." 
Pridbor - Slavic name composed of the elements prid "first, foremost" and bor "battle," hence "foremost warrior."
Prospero - Italian and Spanish form of Latin Prosperus, meaning "fortunate, successful." Shakespeare used this name in his play "The Tempest."
Prunella - English name composed of Latin pruna "plum" and a diminutive suffix, hence "little prune."
Praskoviya - Russian form of Greek Paraskeve, meaning "preparation."
Proserpine - Variant spelling of Roman Proserpina, meaning "to emerge."
Prudencio - Spanish form of Latin Prudentius, meaning "cautious."
Prudencia - Feminine form of Spanish Prudencio, meaning "cautious."
Primitivus - Roman name meaning "first-formed."
Pradeep - Hindi name meaning "shine."
Pryderi - Welsh myth name the son of Pwyll and Rhiannon, meaning "care, worry."
Priam - Short form of Greek Priamos, possibly meaning "exceptionally courageous." In mythology, this is the name of a king of Troy.
Prince - English name derived from the title, prince, from Latin princeps, meaning "chief, first." 
Pritbor - Wendish form of Slavic Pridbor, meaning "foremost warrior." 
Primus - Late Latin name meaning "first."
Prudenzio - Italian form of Latin Prudentius, meaning "cautious."
Proserpina - Roman form of Greek Persephone ("person-slayer"), derived from Latin proserpere, meaning "to emerge." In mythology, this is the name of a daughter of Ceres and Jupiter. 
Pryce - Welsh surname transferred to forename use, derived from ap Rhys, meaning "son of Rhys."
Prosperus - Latin name meaning "fortunate, successful."
Prabodh - Hindi name meaning "good advice."
Pranav - Hindi name meaning "Om," the sacred syllable.
Pratap - Hindi name meaning "dignity, majesty."
Praxis - Greek name meaning "practice," "exercise," or"action."
Princess - English name derived from the title, itself from Old French princesse, a feminine form of Prince, meaning "chief, first."
Prudentius - Late Latin name derived from the word prudens, meaning "cautious."
Prasutagus -  Celtic name of a king of the Iceni and husband of Boudica. 
Primula - English name derived from Latin prima, meaning "first, prime."
Priscila - Portuguese and Spanish form of Latin Priscilla, meaning "ancient."
Prudence - English form of Latin Prudentia, meaning "cautious." This is a virtue name popular with the Puritans. Some others are Charity, Chastity, Faith, Honor, and Hope.
Przemek - Pet form of Polish Przemysław, meaning "bright thinker." 
Preben - Contracted form of Danish Predbjørn, meaning "magnificent bear."
Pranvera - Albanian name meaning "spring."
Praise - English name derived from the vocabulary word, "praise," from Old French preisier, from Late Latin preciare, meaning "price," hence "to value."
Przemko - Pet form of Polish Przemysław, meaning "bright thinker."
Price - English surname transferred to forename use, derived from the Middle English element pris, meaning "price" or "prize." 
Pranay - Hindi name meaning "romance."
Pridbjørn - Old Danish name composed of the Old Norse elements prýðr "magnificent, stately" and bjørn "bear," hence "magnificent bear." Equated with Slavic Pridbor.
Primož - Slovene form of Latin Primus, meaning "first."
Predbjørn - Modern form of Old Danish Pridbjørn, meaning "magnificent bear." 
Pranciškus - Lithuanian form of Latin Franciscus, meaning "French."
Přemysl - Czech form of Polish Przemysł, meaning "cunning." 
Prometheus - Latin form of Greek Promêtheus, meaning "forethought." In mythology, this is the name of the Titan who was punished by Zeus for stealing fire to give to mankind.
Proteus - Latin form of Greek Prôteus, meaning "of the first." In mythology, this is the sea god Homer called the "Old Man of the Sea." Some equate him with the Phoenician sea-god Milk-qart.
Przemysł - Polish byname transferred to forename use, derived from an Old Polish noun meaning "trick, stratagem," hence "cunning." 
Przemysław - Polish name meaning "bright thinker." Related to Przemysł.

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