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Names starting with U

Uria - Variant spelling of English Uriah, meaning "flame of Jehovah" or "God is my light."
Urbano - Italian and Spanish form of Roman Latin Urbanus, meaning "of the city."
Uz - Anglicized form of Hebrew Uwts, meaning "soft and sandy earth" or "to consult." In the bible, this is the name of the country of Job, a son of Aram, a son of Nahor, and a son of Dishan. 
Ursa - Short form of Latin Ursala, meaning "little she-bear." 
Urian - Anglicized form of Hebrew Uryan, meaning "light."
Urit - Hebrew name meaning"fire, light."
Ukwtakun - Micmac legend name of a demigod whose howling signifies the approach of death and destruction, meaning "starvation."
Urho - Finnish name meaning "brave."
Uthai - Anglicized form of Hebrew Uwthay, meaning "whom Jehovah helps." In the bible, this is the name of a son of Ammihud and a son of Bigvai. 
Ulrike - Danish variant form of Scandinavian Ulrika, meaning "prosperity and power."
Uriah - Anglicized form of Greek Ourias (Hebrew Uwriyah), meaning "flame of Jehovah" or "God is my light." In the bible, this is the name of several characters, including the husband of Bathsheba. 
Unice - English variant spelling of Latin Eunice, meaning "good victory."
Usheret - Variant form of Hebrew Ushara, meaning "fortunate."
Ulfr - Old Norse name derived from the word ulfr, meaning "wolf."
Udia - Variant spelling of Hebrew Udiya, meaning "fire of God."
Ulf - Scandinavian form of Old Norse Ulfr, meaning "wolf."
Uilleag - Pet form of Irish Gaelic Uilliam, meaning "will-helmet."
Ume - Japanese name meaning "plum blossom."
Uwe - German form of Scandinavian Ove, meaning "little edge." 
Urðr - Old Norse name meaning "fate; that which happened." In mythology, this is the name of one of the three Norns, a goddess of destiny. The other two are Skuld ("future") and Verðandi ("present").
Ushria - Variant spelling of Hebrew Ushriya, meaning "blessed of God" or "fortunate of God."
Uschi - Pet form of German Ursel, meaning "little she-bear."
Uwriyel - Hebrew name meaning "flame of God" or "light of the Lord." In the bible, this is the name of a Levite, and the maternal grandfather of Abijah. 
Urška - Pet form of Slovene Uršula, meaning "little she-bear."
Udalrico - Variant spelling of Italian Ulderico, meaning "merciful ruler."
Ursinus - Roman name derived from Latin ursus ("bear"), meaning "bear-like."
Undina - Variant spelling of Latin Undine, meaning "wave."
Uryon - Hebrew name meaning "flame" or "light."
Urjasz - Polish form of Hebrew Uriah, meaning "flame of Jehovah" or "God is my light."
Ulixes - Latin form of Greek Oulixes, probably meaning "to be angry, to hate."
Ur - Anglicized form of Hebrew Uwr, meaning "flame or light of fire," also possibly "revelation." In the bible, this is the native place of Abraham, the city of the Chaldeans, and a center of moon worship.
Uaithne - Irish name meaning "green."
Usha - Hindi myth name of a demonprincess, daughter of heaven, and sister of night, meaning "dawn."
Ugo - Italianform of Latin Hugo, meaning "heart," "mind," or "spirit."
Uzal - Anglicized form of Hebrew Uwzal, of uncertain derivation, possibly meaning "to depart, to leave," "to be flooded," or "to be exhausted." In the bible, this is the name of a descendant of Joktan.
Umar - Arabic name, derived from the word umr, meaning "alive, living." 
Unni - Anglicized form of Hebrew Unniy, meaning "afflicted, depressed." In the bible, this is the name of two Levites.
Urdiñe - Variant spelling of Basque Urdina, meaning "blue."
Ueli - Swiss pet form of German Ulrich, meaning "prosperity and power."
Urania - Latin form of Greek Ourania, meaning "heavenly."
Ultán - Irish Gaelic name meaning "of Ulster."
Uwriy - Hebrew name meaning "fiery" or "my flame, my light." In the bible, this is the name of several characters, including a prince of Judah.
Ueman - Nahuatl name meaning "venerable time."
Uni - Variant spelling of English Unni, meaning "afflicted, depressed."
Umm - Egyptian name meaning "mother."
Urbi - Egyptian name meaning "princess."
Ulisses - Portuguese form of Latin Ulixes, probably meaning "to be angry, to hate."
Usman - Variant form of Arabic Uthman, meaning "baby bustard." A bustard is a crane-like game bird.
Urbane - Latin form of Greek Ourbanos, meaning "of the city." In the New Testament bible, this is the name of a certain Christian.
Ulrich - Old High German name, derived from the word uodalrich, composed of the elements uodal "prosperity" and ric "power, rule," hence "prosperity and power."
Ulisse - Italian form of Latin Ulixes, probably meaning "to be angry, to hate."
Ula - Variant spelling of Hebrew unisex Ulla, meaning "yoke." Compare with strictly feminine forms of Ula.
Uriti - Variant form of Hebrew Urit, meaning "fire, light."
Ursella - English variant spelling of Latin Ursula, meaning "little she-bear."
Unniy - Hebrew name meaning "afflicted, depressed." In the bible, this is the name of two Levites.
Unai - Basque name meaning "shepherd."
Urður - Icelandic form of Old Norse Urðr, meaning "fate; that which happened."
Uisnech - From the Celtic name for the Rasena Druids, meaning either "waters of pure spirit" or "seed of the pure."
Uzia - Variant spelling of English Uzzia, meaning "power of Jehovah." 
Usagi - Japanese name meaning "rabbit."
Ukba - Variant spelling of Aramaic Ukva, meaning "supplanter."
Umayma - Egyptian name meaning "little mother."
Urkia - Feminine form of Basque Urki, meaning "birch tree."
Usama - Arabic name meaning "lion."
Uzma - Arabic name meaning "supreme."
Uliana - Russian form of Roman Latin Juliana, meaning "descended from Jupiter (Jove)."
Ualtar - Irish form of French Waltier, meaning "ruler of the army."
Udane - Basque name meaning "summer."
Udara - Basque name meaning "summer."
Uzoma - African Igbo unisex name meaning "follow the right road."
Ulderico - Italian form of Germanic Hulderich, meaning "merciful ruler."
Uolevi - Finnish form of Scandinavian Olaf, meaning "heir of the ancestors."
Unity - English name derived from the vocabulary word, meaning "oneness, unity."
Ukva - Aramaic form of Hebrew Yaakov, meaning "supplanter."
Uriyahu - Variant form of Hebrew Uriyah, meaning "flame of Jehovah" or "God is my light." 
Urion - Variant spelling of Hebrew Uryon, meaning "flame" or "light."
Unika - Egyptian name meaning "shining."
Urdina - Feminine form of Basque Urdin, meaning "blue."
Umeko - Japanese name meaning "plum blossom child."
Upton - English surname transferred to forename use, composed of the Old English elements up "upper" and tun "enclosure, settlement," hence "upper settlement."
Uziyahu - Variant form of Hebrew Uziya, meaning "power of Jehovah."
Umea - Basque name meaning "child."
Umfredo - Italian form of Latin Humfridus, meaning "giant peace."
Umberto - Italian form of Latin Humbertus, possibly meaning "bright support." 
Ud - Hebrew name meaning "firebrand."
Urrea - Feminine form of Basque Urre, meaning "gold."
Uther - In Arthurian legend, Uther Pendragon ("Uther, chief dragon") was the youngest son of King Constantine and father of King Arthur. The name may be a variant form of Arthur, possibly meaning "bear-man."
Usi - Egyptian name meaning "smoke."
Uttama - Hindi name of the third Manu, meaning "the highest, ultimate."
Udiel - Hebrew name meaning "torch of the Lord."
Urika - Native American Omaha name meaning "useful to all."
Udaberri - Basque name meaning "summer new," i.e. "spring."
Uzi - Short form of Hebrew Uziya, meaning "power of Jehovah." 
Ursula - Latin name composed of the word ursa "she-bear" and a diminutive suffix, hence "little she-bear."
Ushriya - Hebrew name meaning "blessed of God" or "fortunate of God."
Ufara - Hebrew name meaning "leader."
Urte - Latin name meaning "stinging (or spiny) plant."
Urs - German form of Roman Latin Ursus, meaning "bear."
Ulrik - Scandinavian form of Old High German Ulrich, meaning "prosperity and power."
Uinseann - Irish Gaelic form of Latin Vincens, meaning "conquering."
Utai - Variant spelling of English Uthai, meaning "whom Jehovah helps."
Uriela - Feminine form of English Uriel, meaning "flame of God" or "light of the Lord."
Umut - Turkish unisex name meaning "hope."
Uziel - Variant spelling of English Uzziel, meaning "God is my strength."
Ufuk - Turkish name meaning "horizon."
Uhin - Basque name meaning "ocean wave."
Urretxa - Basque name meaning "hazel tree."
Uilleam - Scottish Gaelic form of German Wilhelm, meaning "will-helmet."
Uzziah - Variant spelling of English Uzzia, meaning "power of Jehovah."
Uzzi - Short form of Hebrew Uzziya, meaning "power of Jehovah."
Ulricus - Latin form of Old High German Ulrich, meaning "prosperity and power."
Urbgen - Old Welsh form of Celtic Orbogen, meaning "privileged birth."
Ulysses - Latin form of Greek Oulixes, probably meaning "to be angry, to hate."
Uriella - Variant spelling of English Uriela, meaning "flame of God" or "light of the Lord."
Urien - Middle Welsh form of Old Welsh Urbgen, meaning "privileged birth." Urien was an actual historical king of Rheged who came to be incorporated into Arthurian legend as a Knight of the Round Table who initially opposed Arthur, but later became an ally. He was the husband of Morgan le Fay, father of Morvydd, Ywain/Owain, and Ywain the Bastard. Some authors make him a brother to King Lot and King Auguselus. 
Usamah - Variant spelling of Arabic Usama, meaning "lion."
Ulema - Arabic name meaning "to know, to be learned."
Udi - Pet form of Hebrew Ehuwd, meaning "joining together, united."
Urre - Basque name meaning "gold."
Urias - Latin form of Greek Ourias, meaning "flame of Jehovah" or "God is my light."
Uthman - Arabic name meaning "baby bustard." A bustard is a crane-like game bird.
Ustinya - Russian form of Roman Latin Justina, meaning "fair, just."
Usiris - Variant spelling of Greek Osiris, the Greek form of Egyptian Asar, possibly meaning "something that has been made; a product."
Urdin - Basque name meaning "blue."
Uzumati - Native American Miwok name meaning "bear."
Ulrick - Variant spelling of English Ulric, meaning "wolf power."
Ute - Feminine form of German Udo, meaning "child." 
Ulla -  Hebrew unisex name meaning "yoke." In the bible, this is the name of a male member of the tribe of Asher. Compare with strictly feminine forms of Ulla.
Ualan - Variant spelling of Scottish Gaelic Valan, meaning "healthy, strong."
Ulfric - Norman Germanic equivalent of Anglo-Saxon Wulfric, meaning "wolf power."
Uxío - Galician-Portuguese form of Latin Eugenius, meaning "well born."
Ulick -   Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Uilleag, meaning "will-helmet."
Uriyah - Variant spelling of Hebrew Uwriyah, meaning "flame of Jehovah" or "God is my light." 
Uwriyah - Hebrew name meaning "flame of Jehovah" or "God is my light." In the bible, this is the name of several characters, including the husband of Bathsheba, and a prophet slain by Jehoiakim. 
Uetzcayotl - Nahuatl name meaning "the essence of light."
Urijah - Anglicized form of Hebrew Uwriyah, meaning "flame of Jehovah" or "God is my light." In the bible, this is the name of several characters, including and a prophet slain by Jehoiakim. 
Uryan - Hebrew name of Aramaic origin, meaning "light."
Uailean - Variant spelling of Scottish Gaelic Vailean, meaning "healthy, strong."
Uzziyel - Hebrew name meaning "God is my strength." In the bible, this is the name of many characters, including a grandson of Levi.
Uzziel - Anglicized form of Hebrew Uzziyel, meaning "God is my strength." In the bible, this is the name of many characters, including a grandson of Levi.
Uziahu - Variant spelling of Hebrew Uziyahu, meaning "power of Jehovah." 
Ulric - Middle English form of Anglo-Saxon Wulfric, meaning "wolf power." 
Urd - Danish and Norwegian form of Old Norse Urðr, meaning "fate."
Uziah - Variant spelling of English Uzzia, meaning "power of Jehovah." 
Uphara - Variant spelling of Hebrew Ufara, meaning "leader."
Uwr - Hebrew name meaning "flame or light of fire," also possibly "revelation." In the bible, this is the native place of Abraham, the city of the Chaldeans, and a center of moon worship. The Persian form of Uwr/Ur is Urim, also meaning "fire, flame." According to the Book of Jubilees, the city of Uwr/Ur was named by Ur, son of Kesed.
Ushara - Hebrew name meaning "fortunate."
Unathi - African Xhosa unisex name meaning "God is with us."
Uberto - Italian form of Latin Hubertus, meaning "bright heart/spirit." 
Urtza - Basque name meaning "marsh."
Ursine - Variant spelling of Latin Ursina, meaning "little she-bear."
Usko - Finnish name meaning "faith."
Urban - English form of Latin Urbane, meaning "of the city."
Urbain - French form of Roman Latin Urbanus, meaning "of the city."
Uri - Anglicized form of Hebrew Uwriy, meaning "fiery" or "my flame, my light." In the bible, this is the name of several characters, including a prince of Judah. 
Ukko - Finnish myth name of a sky and thunder god, meaning "old man."
Urith - Variant spelling of Hebrew Urit, meaning "fire, light."
Urilla - Possibly a French feminine form of Hebrew Uriah, meaning "flame of Jehovah" or "God is my light."
Urbgenius - Latin form of Old Welsh Urbgen, meaning "privileged birth."
Uwzal - Hebrew name of uncertain derivation, possibly meaning "to depart, to leave," "to be flooded," or "to be exhausted." In the bible, this is the name of a descendant of Joktan.
Uwriyela - Feminine form of Hebrew Uwriyel, meaning "flame of God" or "light of the Lord."
Urbana -  Feminineform of English Urban, meaning "of the city."
Urbanus - Extended form of Latin Urbane, meaning "of the city." In the New Testament bible, this is the name of a certain Christian.
Úna - Irish name, probably derived from the Gaelic vocabulary word úna, meaning "famine, hunger." In Irish legend, this was the name of the sweetheart of poet Tomás Costello, who withered away and died after being forbidden by her parents to see him.
Ulrica -   Danish variant spelling of Scandinavian Ulrika, meaning "prosperity and power."
Ubaid - Egyptian name meaning "faithful."
Uranit - Hebrew name meaning "light."
Udazken - Basque name meaning "summer last," i.e. "autumn."
Unnr - Old Norse name derived from the word unnr, meaning "wave."
Urki - Basque name meaning "birch tree."
Uilliam - Irish Gaelic form of German Wilhelm, meaning "will-helmet."
Udo - African Igbo unisex name meaning "peace." Compare with strictly masculine Udo.
Urianus - Latin form of Middle Welsh Urien, meaning "privileged birth." This was the name of a legendary king of the Britons.
Ursala - Variant spelling of Latin Ursula, meaning "little she-bear."
Uriahu - Variant spelling of Hebrew Uriyahu, meaning "flame of Jehovah" or "God is my light." 
Ulbrecht - German name composed of the elements wulf "wolf" and beraht "bright," hence "bright wolf."
Uza - Variant spelling of Hebrew Uzza, meaning "power, strength." 
Uzza - Hebrew name meaning "power, strength." In the bible, this is the name of several characters, including a man slain by God for touching the ark.
Ursina - Variant form of Latin Ursula, meaning "little she-bear."
Ukaleq - Greenlandic name meaning "hare."
Ulryk - Polish form of Old High German Ulrich, meaning "prosperity and power."
Uwthay - Hebrew name meaning "whom Jehovah helps." In the bible, this is the name of a son of Ammihud and a son of Bigvai. 
Upaz - Hebrew name meaning "gold."
Urbanna - Variant spelling of English Urbana, meaning "of the city."
Unnur - Icelandic form of Old Norse Unnr, meaning "wave."
Ursel - German form of Latin Ursula, meaning "little she-bear."
Urie - Variant spelling of English Uri, meaning "fiery" or "my flame, my light."
Udiya - Hebrew name meaning "ember (or fire) of God."
Uxía - Feminine form of Galician-Portuguese Uxío, meaning "well born."
Uchdryd - Welsh name, possibly meaning "crossbeard." In Welsh legend, this is the name of a son of Edwin, lord or king of Tegaingl.
Ulyssa - Feminine form of Latin Ulysses, probably meaning "to be angry, to hate."
Uwts - Hebrew name meaning "soft and sandy earth" or "to consult." In the bible, this is the name of the country of Job, a son of Aram, a son of Nahor, and a son of Dishan. 
Umi - Egyptian name meaning "life."
Ursule - Variant spelling of Latin Ursula, meaning "little she-bear."
Ulva - Swedish form of Icelandic Úlfa, meaning "wolf."
Usoa - Basque name meaning "dove."
Urszula - Polish form of Latin Ursula, meaning "little she-bear."
Ur-malki - Hebrew name meaning "my king is light."
Ursus - Roman name derived from Latin ursus, meaning "bear."
Urvaksha - Avestan name meaning "the one who has the fat horse." In mythology, this is the name of a god avenged by his brother Kerecacpa. 
Undine - This name was created by the author Paracelsus, derived from Latin unda, meaning "wave."
Ùisdean - Scottish Gaelic form of Old Norse Eysteinn, meaning "island stone."
Úlfgangur - Icelandic form of German Wolfgang, meaning "wolf path."
Úlfhrafn - Icelandic form of German Wolfram, meaning "wolf-raven."
Úlfur - Icelandic form of Old Norse Ulfr, meaning "wolf."
Ultan - Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Ultán, meaning "of Ulster."
Umut - Turkish unisex name meaning "hope."
Utz (hebrew - עוּץ):  Variant spelling of Hebrew Uwts, meaning "soft and sandy earth" or "to consult." 
Ula (hebrew - עוּלָא):  Celtic name meaning "gem (or jewel) of the sea."
Úlfa - Feminine form of Icelandic Úlfur, meaning "wolf."
Ulla (hebrew - עוּלָא):  Hebrew unisex name meaning "yoke." In the bible, this is the name of a male member of the tribe of Asher. 
Uma (hebrew - אֻמָה, Hindi: उमा):  Hebrew name meaning "nation."
Uzoma - African Igbo unisex name meaning "follow the right road."
Ùna - Scottish Gaelic form of Irish Gaelic Úna, probably meaning "famine, hunger." 
Una - Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Úna, probably meaning "famine, hunger."
Úrsula - Portuguese form of Latin Ursula, meaning "little she-bear."
Uršula - Czech and Slovene form of Latin Ursula, meaning "little she-bear."
Udo -   African Igbo unisex name meaning "peace."

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