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Names starting with We

Wen - Chinese unisex name meaning 1) "warm," or 2)"refined."
Wenqian - Chinese name meaning "refined and modest."
Wesley - English habitational surname transferred to forename use, from a contracted form of Westley, meaning "western meadow." 
Webster - English occupational surname transferred to forename use, from early Middle English webber, meaning "weaver."
Wellamo - Variant spelling of Finnish Vellamo, meaning "to surge, to swell." In mythology, this is the name of a cold-hearted goddessof the sea who dwelled in an underwater palace called Ahtola with her husband Ahto.
Wendelin - Diminutive form of Old High German Wendel, meaning"a Wend; a wanderer," a term used torefer to migrant Slavs in the sixth century. 
Wenzel - Medieval contracted form of German Wenzeslaus, meaning "more glory."
Wendy - From the name of a J. M. Barrie character, derived from a pet name, fwendy, meaning "friend."
Wendel - Old High German name meaning"a Wend; a wanderer," a term used torefer to migrant Slavs in the sixth century. 
Wealdhere - Anglo-Saxon equivalent of German Waldheri, composed of the Old English elements weald "to rule, to wield power" and heri "army, host," hence "ruler of the army."
Weaver - English habitational surname transferred to forename use, from the name of a place in Cheshire named after the river Weaver which got its name form Old English wefer, meaning "winding."
Weeko - Native American Sioux name meaning "pretty."
Wei - Chinese name meaning 1) "great, mighty," 2) "high, lofty," 3) "hold fast, secure, preserve," 4) "powerful, strong," or 5) "river."
Weici - Chinese name meaning "word-river" or perhaps "flow of knowledge."
Weimin - Chinese name meaning "of the mighty people."
Weisheng - Chinese name meaning "great-success."
Weit - Pet form of Dutch Wouter, meaning "ruler of the army."
Weiyuan - Chinese name meaning "flow/river-source."
Weizhe - Chinese name meaning "secure/preserve-wisdom."
Wekesa - African Bantu name meaning "born during harvest."
Weldon - English habitational surname transferred to forename use, composed of the Old English elements wella "spring, stream" and dun "hill," hence "spring hill."
Wematin - Native American Algonquin name meaning "brother."
Wenceslas - Contracted form of Latin Wenceslaus, meaning "more glory." 
Wenceslaus - Latin form of Bulgarian Ventsislav, meaning "more glory."
Wencheng - Chinese name meaning "refined-complete."
Wenda - Variant form of English Wendy, meaning "friend."
Wendell - Variant spelling of Old High German Wendel, meaning"a Wend; a wanderer," a term used torefer to migrant Slavs in the sixth century. 
Wendi - Variant spelling of English Wendy, meaning "friend."
Wenling - Chinese name meaning "warm mountain."
Wenona - English variant spelling of Native American Dakota Winona, meaning "firstborn daughter."
Wenonah - Variant spelling of English Wenona, meaning "firstborn daughter."
Wenyang - Chinese name meaning "refined man."
Wenzeslaus - German form of Latin Venceslaus, meaning "more glory." 
Wera - Polish form of Russian Vera, meaning "faith; truth." 
Wermund - Old Danish form of Old Norse Vermundr, meaning "protector of man." 
Werner - Old High German name composed of the tribal name Warin "cover, shelter," from warnôn "to be careful, watchful" and the word hari/heri "army, warrior," hence "Warin warrior," i.e. "covered warrior."
Wernher - Variant spelling of Old High German Werner, meaning "Warin warrior," i.e. "covered warrior."
Weronika - Polish form of Latin Veronica, meaning "bringer of victory."
Werther - Old High German name composed of the elements wert "worthy" and heri "army," hence "worthy army."
Westley - English habitational surname transferred to forename use, from the name of various places called Westley, composed of the Old English elements west "west" and leah "meadow, pasture," hence "western meadow." 
Weston - English habitational surname transferred to forename use, composed of the Old English elements west "west" and tun "enclosure, settlement," hence "western settlement."
Wen - Chinese unisex name meaning 1) "warm," or 2) "refined."

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