Romanian names


Alin - Romanian name, possibly derived from the word alina, meaning "to soothe." 
Aurel - German and Romanian form of Roman Latin Aurelius, meaning "golden."
Beniamin - Romanian form of Greek Beniamín, meaning "son of the right hand."
Boian - Slavic name derived from the word boi, meaning "battle," hence "warrior." In use by the Romanians.
Ciprian - Romanian form of Latin Cyprianus, meaning "from Cyprus."
Claudiu - Romanian form of Greek Klaudios, meaning "lame."
Constantin - French and Romanian form of Latin Constantinus, meaning "steadfast."
Cornel - Romanian form of Greek Kornelios, meaning "of a horn."
Corneliu - Romanian form of Greek Kornelios, meaning "of a horn."
Cosmin - Romanian form of Greek Kosmos, meaning "order, beauty."
Costel - Pet form of Romanian Constantin, meaning "steadfast."
Costica - Pet form of Romanian Constantin, meaning "steadfast."
Costin - Contracted form of Romanian Constantin, meaning "steadfast."
Cristi - Pet form of Romanian Cristian, meaning "Christian."
Cristián - Spanish form of Latin Christianus, meaning "Christian."
Decebal - Romanian form of Roman Latin Decebalus, meaning "strong as ten."
Dorin - Romanian form of Latin Dorianus, meaning "of the Dorian tribe."
Doru - Romanian name meaning "longing."
Dumitru - Romanian form of Latin Demetrius, meaning "loves the earth" or "follower of Demeter."
Emilian - Romanian form of Latin Æmilianus, meaning "rival." In use by the Romani.
Eugen - German, Romanian and Swiss form of Greek Eugenios, meaning "well born."
Flaviu - Romanian form of Roman Latin Flavius, meaning "yellow hair."
Florin - Romanian form of Roman Latin Florian, meaning "flower."
Ghenadie - Romanian form of Latin Gennadius, meaning "noble."
Gheorghe - Romanian form of Greek Georgios, meaning "earth-worker, farmer."
Grigore - Romanian form of Latin Gregorius, meaning "watchful; vigilant."
Haralamb - Romanian form of Greek Charalampos, meaning "shining happiness."
Horatiu - Romanian form of Roman Latin Horatius, meaning "has good eyesight."
Iancu - Pet form of Romanian Ioan, meaning "God is gracious."
Ioan -   Romanian form of Greek Ioannes (English John), meaning "God is gracious."
Ion - Basque and Romanian form of Greek Ioannes, meaning "God is gracious." In use by the Romani.
Ionatán - Irish form of Hebrew Yownathan, meaning "God has given." 
Ionel - Pet form of Romanian Ioan, meaning "God is gracious."
Ionut - Pet form of Romanian Ioan, meaning "God is gracious."
Iorghu - Romanian form of Greek Georgios, meaning "earth-worker, farmer."
Iosif - Romanian and Russian form of Greek Ioseph, meaning "(God) shall add (another son)." 
Iulian - Romanian form of Roman Latin Julianus, meaning "descended from Jupiter (Jove)."
Iuliu - Romanian form of Roman Latin Julianus, meaning "descended from Jupiter (Jove)."
Laurentiu - Romanian form of Roman Latin Laurentius, meaning "of Laurentum."
Liviu - Romanian form of Roman Latin Livius, possibly meaning "bluish."
Marian - Medieval variant spelling of French Marion, meaning "little rebel." Compare with masculine Marian.
Marku - Romanian form of Latin Marcus, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Mihai - Romanian form of Greek Michaēl, meaning "who is like God?" In use by the Romani.
Mihaita - Pet form of Romanian Mihai, meaning "who is like God?"
Mircea - Romanian form of Slavic Mirče, meaning "peace." In use by the Romani.
Mitica - Pet form of Romanian Dumitru, meaning "loves the earth" or "follower of Demeter."
Nandru - Romanian form of Visigothic Frithnanth, meaning "ardent for peace."
Neculai - Romanian form of Greek Nikolaos, meaning "victor of the people."
Nelu - Romanian pet form of Basque/Romanian Ion, meaning "God is gracious."
Nicu - Pet form of Romanian Nicolæ, meaning "victor of the people." In use by the Romani.
Nicusor - Pet form of Romanian Nicolæ, meaning "victor of the people."
Ovidiu - Romanian form of Roman Latin Ovidius, meaning "sheep herder."
Petre - Romanian form of Greek Petros, meaning "rock, stone."
Petru - Corsican and Romanian form of Latin Petrus, meaning "rock, stone."
Pompiliu - Romanian form of Roman Latin Pompilius, possibly meaning "display, solemn procession." 
Radu - Romanian pet form of Slavic names containing the element rad, meaning "happy."
Sandu - Short form of Romanian Alexandru, meaning "defender of mankind."
Serghei - Romanian form of Greek Sergios, possibly meaning "sergeant."
Sergiu - Variant form of Romanian Serghei, possibly meaning "sergeant."
Silviu - Romanian form of Roman Latin Silvius, meaning "from the forest."
Sorin - Romanian name derived from the word soare, meaning "sun."
Stelian - Romanian form of Greek Stylianos, meaning "pillar."
Tiberiu - Romanian form of Roman Tiberius, meaning "of the Tiber (river)."
Valeriu - Romanian form of Roman Latin Valerius, meaning "to be healthy, to be strong." 
Vasilica - Pet form of Romanian Vasile, meaning "king."
Viorel - Romanian name meaning "bluebell."
Virgiliu - Romanian form of Latin Virgilius, possibly meaning "flourishing." 

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