Names starting with M


Mathias - Variant spelling of English Matthias, meaning "gift of God."
Maarten - Dutch form of Roman Latin Martinus, meaning "of/like Mars."
Mel - Unisex short form of English names beginning with Mel-.
Maja - Scandinavian and Slavic form of Greek Maia, meaning "nursing mother."
Maleah - English variant spelling of Hawaiian Malia, a form of Latin Maria, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Marie - French form of Latin Maria, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Miguel - Spanish form of Greek Michaēl, meaning "who is like God?"
Maaike - Pet form of Dutch Marja, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." 
Malvolio - Italian name invented by Shakespeare for a character in his play "Twelfth Night," meaning "ill-will."
Maris - English religious name derived from the last element of a title of the Virgin Mary, stella maris, "star of the sea," hence "of the sea." Compare with masculine Maris.
Munir - Arabic name meaning "bright, shining."
Milly - Variant spelling of English Millie, meaning "strong worker."
Macey - English surname transferred to unisex forename use, from a variant form of the surname Massey which was originally a pet form of Matthew, meaning "gift of God."
Munga - Older form of Scottish Mungo, possibly meaning "dearest friend."
Muircheartach - Scottish Gaelic name composed of the elements muir "sea" and ceardach "skilled," hence "skilled seaman."
Marcos - Portuguese and Spanish form of Latin Marcus, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Maram - Arabic unisex name meaning "desire, wish."
Mihammad - Variant form of Arabic Muhammad, meaning "praiseworthy."
Mallory - English surname transferred to unisex forename use, derived from a Norman French byname for an unfortunate person, from Old French malheure, meaning "unfortunate, unhappy, unlucky."
Muna - Aramaic name meaning "counted, numbered." 
Mariska - Pet form of Hungarian Mária, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Marmar - Armenian name meaning "marble."
Mervin - Variant spelling of English Mervyn, meaning "marrow-eminent."
Meg - Pet form of English Margaret, meaning "pearl."
Massimiliano - Italian form of Latin Maximilian, meaning "the greatest."
Melaena - Latin form of Greek Melaina, meaning "black, dark." In mythology, this is the name of a Naiad Nymph of springs.
Micah - Anglicized form of Hebrew Miyka, meaning "who is like God?" In the bible, this is the name of several characters, including the father of Mattaniah.
Manni -   Finnish ornamental name, meaning "man."
Matty - Variant spelling of English Mattie, meaning "mighty in battle." Compare with masculine Matty.
Mile - Middle English name of uncertain origin, but commonly associated with Latin Milo, meaning "soldier." 
Marloes - Contracted form of Dutch Maria Loes, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion" and "famous warrior." 
Moll - Short form of English Molly, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." 
Maverick - English surname transferred to forename use, derived from the vocabulary word maverick, originally meaning "unbranded range animal." This was the surname of Samuel Maverick (1803-1870), a Texas cattleman who refused to brand his cattle. Its use as a personal name first began in the early 1990s after the release of the movie "Maverick" starring Mel Gibson. The sense of "unconventional person," is first recorded in 1886, and seems to have developed from the notion of being "independent, masterless."
Max - English short form of both Latin Maximilian "the greatest rival" and Scottish Maxwell "the stream of Mack." 
Maxwell - Scottish surname transferred to forename use, derived from the place name Maxwell, meaning "the stream of Mack." 
Masako - Japanese name meaning 1) "elegant child" or 2) "flourishing child."
Margarid - Armenian form of Greek Margarites, meaning "pearl."
Momoe - Japanese name meaning "hundred blessings."
Mesi - Egyptian name meaning "water."
Manlius - Roman family name, derived from the personal name Manius, meaning "morning."
Milana - Feminine form of Czech Milan, a short form of Slavic names containing the element mil, meaning "favor, grace." Compare with Milada. This name was adopted by the Italians in the early 1900s, and eventually came to be used as a contracted form of María Elena.
Meghranoush - Armenian name meaning "sweet ashoney."
Marcelina -   Feminine form of Polish Marceli, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Maoilmhín - Old Irish Gaelic name meaning "gentle chieftain."
Motke - Pet form of Yiddish Mordche, meaning "devotee of Marduk." 
Mykhaylo - Variant spelling of Ukrainian Mykhailo, meaning "who is like God?"
Macario -  Italian, Portuguese and Spanish form of Latin Macarius, meaning "blessed."
Mirna - Croatian name derived from the Slavic word mir, meaning "peace."
Mukul - Hindi name meaning "blossom, bud."
Moshe - Hebrew name meaning "drawn out." In the bible, this is the name of the leader who brought the Israelites out of bondage and led them to the promised land. 
Mélanie - French form of Latin Melaena, meaning "black, dark." 
Medakse - Armenian name meaning "silky."
Micaela - Portuguese form of Italian Michela, meaning "who is like God?"
Mindy - Pet form of English Melinda, meaning "black/dark serpent" or "sweet serpent." 
Merrilyn - Variant spelling of English Marilyn, meaning "rebel-lake."
Mamoru - Japanese name meaning "protector."
Mstislav - Slavic name composed of the elements *misti "revenge" and slav "glory," hence "vengeance-glory." In use by the Czechs. 
Mould - Variant spelling of Middle English Mauld, meaning "mighty in battle."
Malach - Anglicized form of Hebrew unisex Malak, meaning "angel, messenger." In the bible, malak is a word used to denote a messenger from God or from a private individual.
Metin - Turkish name meaning "strong."
Mansur - Arabic name meaning "victorious."
Mechthild - Teutonic form of Gothic Mahthildis, meaning "mighty in battle." 
Madoc - Variant spelling of Welsh Madog, meaning "little fortunate one" or "little good one."
Maylea - Hawaiian name meaning "wildflower."
Mauricio - Portuguese and Spanish form of Latin Mauricius, meaning "dark-skinned; Moor."
Murukan - Variant spelling of Hindi Murugan, meaning "six-faced." 
Masood - Variant spelling of Arabic Masoud, meaning "fortunate, lucky."
Matylda - Czech and Polish form of Latin Mathilda, meaning "mighty in battle."
Madalina - Romanian form of Latin Madelina, meaning "of Magdala."
Matxalen - Basque form of Greek Magdalēnē, meaning "of Magdala."
Matwau - Native American Algonquin name meaning "enemy."
Matunaaga - Native American Algonquin name meaning "fights."
Marzia - Italian form of Latin Marcia, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Maeve - Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Meadhbh, meaning "intoxicating." In mythology, this is the name of a warrior queen of Connacht, the wife of Ailill.
Mahmoud - Variant spelling of Arabic Mahmud, meaning "praiseworthy."
Macawi - Native American Sioux name meaning "generous."
Mohandas - Hindi name meaning "servant of Mohan."
Meryl - Variant spelling of English unisex Merrill, meaning "sea-bright."
Maxen - Welsh form of Latin Maxim, meaning "the greatest rival."
Moriya - Variant spelling of Hebrew Mowriyah, meaning "chosen by God." 
Máté - Short form of Hungarian Mátyás, meaning "gift of God."
Masego - African Tswana name meaning "blessings."
Mil - Irish legend name (Mil Espane "Mil of Spain") of the father of Éibhear Dunn and Éibhear Finn, who conquered Ireland. Possibly derived from the Latin word miles, meaning "soldier."
Moki - Native American Hopi name meaning "deer."
Muadhnait - Irish Gaelic name composed of the word muadh "good, noble," and a diminutive suffix, hence "little noble one."
Matanya - Variant spelling of Hebrew Mattanyah, meaning "gift of God." 
Myfanwy - Welsh name composed of the elements my "my" and banw "woman," hence "my woman."
Myf - Short form of Welsh Myfanwy, meaning "my woman."
Mckayla - Variant spelling of English Michaela, meaning "who is like God?"
Mavreena - Variant spelling of English Maureen, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Mavourneen - Irish name derived from the phrase mo múirnín, meaning "my honey, my sweet one."
Mavis - English bird name, meaning "song thrush."
Mave - Variant spelling of Irish Maeve, meaning "intoxicating." 
Mudiwa - African Shona unisex name meaning "beloved."
Minori - Japanese unisex name meaning "truth."
Mercy - English name derived from the vocabulary word, meaning "forgiveness, mercy."
Massimo - Italian form of Latin Maximus, meaning "the greatest."
Müge - Turkish name meaning "lily."
Mose - Short form of English Moses, meaning "drawn out."
Moisés - Spanish form of Hebrew Moshe, meaning "drawn out."
Moise - Middle English form of French Moisé, meaning "drawn out."
Mneme - Latin form of Greek Mnêmê, meaning "memory." In mythology, this is the name of one of the three original Muses.
Mirče - Slavic name derived from the word mir, meaning "peace." 
Merlín - Spanish form of Latin Merlinus, meaning "sea fort."
Mohamed - Variant spelling of Arabic Muhammad, meaning "praiseworthy."
Milton - English surname transferred to forename use, form the name of various places, most of which were derived from the Old English word mylentun, meaning "mill settlement."
Miomir - Serbian name meaning "scent."
Mike - Pet form of English Michael, meaning "who is like God?"
Milena - Variant spelling of Czech Milana, a short form of Slavic names containing the element mil, meaning "favor, grace." 
Mózes - Hungarian form of Greek Moyses, meaning "drawn out."
Minttu - Finnish name meaning "mint."
Mechtilde - Variant spelling of Teutonic Mechthild, meaning "mighty in battle." 
Mecatl -  Nahuatl unisex name meaning "rope"or "lineage."
Mairsile - Feminine form of Irish Gaelic Marcas, meaning "defense" or "of the sea." 
Moyses - Greek form of Hebrew Moshe, meaning "drawn out." In the bible, this is the name of the leader who brought the Israelites out of bondage and led them to the promised land. 
Moyra - Variant spelling of English Moira, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." 
Moyolehuani -  Nahuatlunisex name meaning "enamored one."
Mabon - Welsh name meaning "divine son." In Celtic Arthurian legend, this is the name of the son of Modron ("divine mother"). He was a hunter god who was stolen by Annwn from his mother three days after his birth. He was rescued by Culhwch, a cousin to Arthur, but because of the time he spent with Annwn, he remained young. He later assisted Culhwch in his search of Olwen. 
Marcello - Italian form of Roman Latin Marcellus, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Mokosh - Slavic name derived from the word mok, meaning "wet." In mythology, this is the name of an earth goddess known as Moist Mother Earth. She is connected with shearing and weaving, and she spins the web of life and death.
Mhotep - Egyptian name meaning "peace."
Mechteld - Dutch form of Teutonic Mechthild, meaning "mighty in battle." 
Moab - Anglicized form of Hebrew Mowab, meaning "water," i.e. "seed," hence "of his father." In the bible, this is the name of a son of Lot.
Maponos - Celtic myth name of a god of youth and music, meaning "divine son." 
Mustafa - Arabic name meaning "the chosen one."
Muskilda - Basque name meaning "bud."
Muscowequan - Native American Cree name meaning "hard quill."
Musa - Arabic form of Hebrew Moshe, meaning "drawn out."
Molly - Pet form of English Mary, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." 
Mollie - Variant spelling of English Molly, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." 
Molimo - Native American Miwok name meaning "bear walking into shade."
Molan - Irish name meaning "servant of the storm."
Mojgan - Persian name meaning "eyelashes."
Miyuki - Japanese name meaning 1) "beautiful fortune/happiness," 2) "beautiful snow," or 3) "deep snow."
Miyoko - Japanese name meaning "beautiful generation child."
Miykal - Hebrew name meaning "who is like God." In the bible, this is the name of a daughter of king Saul. 
Miyaoaxochitl -  Nahuatl name meaning "maize tassel flower."
Miyako - Japanese name meaning "beautiful night child."
Miguela - Feminine form of Spanish Miguel, meaning "who is like God?"
Mignonette - English name derived from a diminutive form of the French word mignon ("charming, delicate, pretty"), hence "little delicate one." 
Mignon - English name derived from the French word mignon, meaning "charming, delicate, pretty." 
Migina - Native American Omaha name meaning "returning moon."
Mecho - Bulgarian pet name meaning "teddy bear."
Muiríol - Scottish Gaelic form of Irish Gaelic Muirgheal, meaning "sea-bright." 
Mnemosyne - Latin form of Greek Mnêmosynê, meaning "memory." In mythology, this is the name of the personification of memory, a Titaness and daughter of Gaia and Uranus. 
Muata - Native American Miwok name meaning "yellow jackets inside a nest."
Mayumi - Japanese name meaning "true bow (archery)."
Mojisola - African Yoruba name meaning "wake up to wealth."
Miykah - Hebrew name meaning "who is like God?" In the bible, this is the name of many characters, including a minor prophet. The Anglicized form is Michah.
Miyka - Hebrew name meaning "who is like God?" In the bible, this is the name of several characters, including the father of Mattaniah.
Maolseachlainn - Irish name composed of the Gaelic word mael "devotee" and the personal name Seachlainn, hence "devotee of Seachlainn."
Maolgfhoghmhair - Old Irish Gaelic name meaning "chief of harvest."
Maoileachlainn - Variant spelling of Irish Gaelic Maeleachlainn, meaning "devotee of Seachlainn."
Maodhóg - Modern form of Old Irish Gaelic Maedóc, "my dear Áedh."
Mallt - Welsh form of German Maud, meaning "mighty in battle."
Mesech - Anglicized form of Hebrew Meshek, meaning "to draw." In the bible, this is the name of a son of Japheth.
Matild - Hungarian form of Latin Mathilda, meaning "mighty in battle."
Mehmed - Turkish form of Arabic Mahmud, meaning "praiseworthy."
Movses - Armenian form of Greek Moyses, meaning "drawn out."
Mafalda - Italian form of Latin Mathilda, meaning "mighty in battle."
Malika - Arabic name meaning "queen."
Momoztli -  Nahuatl unisex name meaning"altar."
Momoko - Japanese name meaning "peach child."
Momo - Japanese name meaning "peach."
Maarja - Estonian form of Greek Maria, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." 
Maarit - Finnish form of Greek Margarites, meaning "pearl."
Maarika - Pet form of Finnish Maaria, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." 
Maaria - Finnish form of Greek Maria, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." 
Morrigan - Variant spelling of Irish Mórríghan, meaning "great queen."
Meshullam - Hebrew name meaning "friend." In the bible, this is the name of many characters, including a son of Zerubbabel. 
Meshulam - Variant spelling of Hebrew Meshullam, meaning "friend." In the bible, this is the name of a scribe and many other minor characters.
Mames - Chamoru unisex name meaning"kind; sweet."
Medousa - Greek name meaning "guardian." In mythology, this is the name of one of the three Gorgons who had snakes for hair, and whose glance turned anyone who looked at them to stone. She was the only Gorgon who was mortal.
Media - Modern variant spelling of Latin Medea, meaning "cunning."
Medeia - Greek name meaning "cunning." In mythology, this is the name of the sorceress who helped Jason steal the Golden Fleece from his father. When Jason later abandoned her for another woman, she got revenge by killing two of her own children fathered by him. 
Médéa - Arabic form of Latin Medea, meaning "cunning."
Medb - Old Irish Gaelic name, meaning "intoxicating." In mythology, this is the name of a warrior queen of Connacht, the wife of Ailill.
Medad - Anglicized form of Hebrew Meydad, meaning "love." In the bible, this is the name of a prophet who lived in the time of Moses.
Maddie - Pet form of French Madeline, meaning "of Magdala."
Mauri - Finnish form of Roman Latin Maurice, meaning "dark-skinned; Moor." 
Murali - Hindi myth name attributed to Krishna, meaning "flute."
Momig - Armenian name meaning "little candle."
Manisha - Hindi name meaning "wisdom." In mythology, this is the name of a goddess of the mind.
Margrethe - Danish and Norwegian form of Latin Margarita, meaning "pearl."
Maoilios - Scottish Gaelic name meaning "servant of Jesus." 
Mariya - Russian form of Greek Maria, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Maponus - Variant of Celtic Maponos, meaning "divine son."
Matthew - English form of French Mathieu, meaning "gift of God." In the bible, this is the name of one of the twelve apostles and author of the first Gospel of the New Testament.
Mckenna - Irish and Scottish surname transferred to forename use, from an Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Cionaodha, meaning "son of Cionaodh," hence "born of fire."
Mohinder - Variant spelling of Hindi Mahendra, meaning "great-Indra."
Mohan - Hindi name meaning "attractive, bewitching."
Mohammed - Variant spelling of Arabic Muhammad, meaning "praiseworthy."
Mohammad - Variant spelling of Arabic Muhammad, meaning "praiseworthy."
Matthaios - Contracted form of Greek Maththaios, meaning "gift of God." In the bible, this is the name of a son of Alphaeus, one of the twelve disciples.
Mitrofan - Russian form of Greek Metrophanes, meaning "mother-appearing," probably in the sense "resembles the mother."
Murgatroyd - English surname transferred to forename use, derived from a place name meaning "the clearing belonging to Margaret."
Muminah - Egyptian name meaning "pious."
Muirne - Old Gaelic name meaning "beloved."
Muiris - Irish form of Roman Latin Maurice, meaning "dark-skinned; Moor."
Muirgheas - Gaelic name composed of the elements muir "sea" and geas "taboo," hence "sea-taboo."
Muirgheal - Irish Gaelic name composed of the elements muir "sea" and geal "bright," hence "sea-bright."
Muirgen - Irish Gaelic name meaning "born of the sea." In mythology, this is the name of a maiden who was changed into a salmon.
Muirenn - Variant spelling of Irish Gaelic Muirgen, meaning "born of the sea."
Muireann - Irish Gaelic name composed of the elements muir "sea" and fionn "blessed, fair, white," hence "sea-fair." In mythology, this is the name of the mother of Fionn mac Cumhail.
Muireall - Scottish Gaelic form of Irish Gaelic Muirgheal, meaning "sea-bright."
Miloš - Pet form of Czech Miloslav, meaning "favor glory."
Michèle - Feminine form of French Michel, meaning "who is like God?" 
Michaël - Dutch form of Greek Michaēl, meaning "who is like God?"
Melpomenê - Greek name meaning "choir." In mythology, this is the name of the muse of tragedy.
Meletê - Greek name meaning "practice." In mythology, this is the name of one of the three original Muses, before their number was increased to nine. 
Meallán - Irish Gaelic name which was probably originally a byname for a short stocky person, composed of the elements meall "knot, lump" and a diminutive suffix, hence "little lump."
Mantotohpa - Native American Cheyenne name meaning "four bears."
Maol-maodhóg - Modern Gaelic form of Old Irish Mael-Maedóc, meaning "devotee of Maedóc." 
Meshech - Anglicized form of Hebrew Meshek, meaning "to draw." In the bible, this is the name of a son of Japheth.
Mariah -   English variant spelling of Latin Maria, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Masika - Egyptian name meaning "born during rain."
Mikuláš - Czech form of Greek Nikolaos, meaning "victor of the people." 
Mikoláš - Czech form of Greek Nikolaos, meaning "victor of the people." 
Miklós - Hungarian form of Greek Nikolaos, meaning "victor of the people." 
Miklavž - Slovene form of Greek Nikolaos, meaning "victor of the people." 
Mihály - Hungarian form of Greek Michaēl, meaning "who is like God?"
Mihr - Persian name derived from Avestan Mithra, meaning "alliance; contract; a means of binding."
Miho - Japanese name meaning 1) "beautiful guarantee" or "beautiful sail." Compare with masculine Miho. 
Mihijo - Pet form of Esperanto Mihhaelo, meaning "who is like God?"
Mihhaelo - Variant spelling of Esperanto Michaelo, meaning "who is like God?"
Mihangel - Welsh form of Italian Michelangelo, a compound name meaning both "who is like God?" and "angel, messenger." 
Mihajlo - Serbian form of Greek Michaēl, meaning "who is like God?"
Mihailo - Serbian form of Greek Michaēl, meaning "who is like God?"
Mihail - Variant spelling of Slovene Mihael, meaning "who is like God?"
Mihaela - Feminine form of Slovene Mihael and Romanian Mihai, both meaning "who is like God?"
Mihael - Slovene form of Greek Michaēl, meaning "who is like God?"
Merlinus - Latin form of Welsh Myrddin, meaning "sea fort."
Matthan - Greek form of Hebrew Mattan, meaning "a gift." In the bible, this is the name of an ancestor of Christ.
Monta - Feminine form of English Monty, meaning "pointed hill."
Masashi - Japanese name meaning "elegant, splendid."
Morwenna - Cornish and Welsh name, derived from the Welsh word morwyn, meaning "maiden."
Morwen - Short form of Cornish/Welsh Morwenna, meaning "maiden."
Morven - English name derived from the Scottish place name Morvern, from Gaelic Mhorbhairne, meaning "the big gap."
Morvarid - Persian form of Latin Margarita (English Margaret), meaning "pearl."
Melyssa - Modern English variant spelling of Greek Melissa, meaning "honey-sap."
Melvyn - Variant spelling of English Melvin, meaning "bad settlement." 
Melvin - English name of uncertain origin, possibly an altered form of Melville, meaning "bad settlement." 
Melveen - Feminine form of English Melvin, meaning "bad settlement." 
Melva - Feminine form of English Melvin, meaning "bad settlement." 
Melusine - German legend name of a fresh-water spirit believed to reside in sacred springs and rivers, meaning either "wonder" or "sea-fog." Melusine is depicted as being like a fish or serpent from the waist down. 
Melusina - Variant spelling of German Melusine, meaning either "wonder" or "sea-fog."
Melqart - Persian form of Phoenician Milk-Qart, meaning "king of the city." In mythology, this is the name of the tutelary god of Tyre. Some believe Melqart began as a sea god.
Melody - English name derived from the vocabulary word, meaning "melody."
Melodia - Chamoru name meaning "melody; song."
Mellony - Variant spelling of English Melanie, meaning "black, dark." 
Melle - Breton form of English Mary, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." 
Mellan - Variant spelling of Irish Meallán, meaning "little lump."
Melkedoodum - Native American Algonquin name meaning "conceited."
Melitta - Variant spelling of Latin Melita, meaning "honey."
Melite - From the Greek name for the country of Malta, from the Greek word meli, meaning "honey."
Melita - Latin form of Greek Melite, meaning "honey."
Mélissa - French form of Greek Melissa, meaning "honey-sap."
Melisent - Norman French form of Teutonic Malasintha, meaning "strong worker."
Melisende - Variant spelling of Norman French Melisent, meaning "strong worker."
Melisande - Modern French form of Old Norman French Melisende, meaning "strong worker."
Melisa - English variant spelling of Greek Melissa, meaning "honey-sap."
Meliora - Modern English name derived from the Latin word meliora, meaning "always improving."
Melinda - Modern English compound name composed of Mel- (from Melissa ("sweet") or Melanie "black, dark") and Linda "serpent," hence "black/dark serpent" or "sweet serpent." 
Melina - Greek name derived from the word méli, meaning "honey."
Melika - Hawaiian form of Greek Melissa, meaning "honey-sap." 
Melicent - Variant spelling of English Millicent, meaning "strong worker."
Melia - Short form of English Amelia, meaning "work."
Melech - Anglicized form of Hebrew Melek, meaning "king." In the bible, this is the name of the second son of Micah.
Meleagros - Greek name derived from the word meleagris, meaning "pheasant." In mythology, this is the name of the son of Althaea and Oeneus.
Meleager -  Latin form of Greek Meleagros, meaning "pheasant." 
Mele - Hawaiian name meaning "song." Also used as a Hawaiian form of Mary, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." 
Melchiorre - Italian form of biblical Melchior, meaning "king of light."
Melchior - Early Christians assigned names to the three Magi ("wise men from the east") who visited the baby Jesus. They are mentioned but not named in the bible; Melchior is one of them. It is composed of the Hebrew elements melech "king" and or "light," hence "king of light." The other two names are Balthasar and Casper.
Melbourne - English surname transferred to forename use, composed of the Old English elements mylla "mill" and burne "stream," hence "mill stream."
Melba - From the surname of a 19th century singer who took the name from the city of her birth, Melbourne, Australia, meaning "mill stream."
Melany - Variant spelling of English Melanie, meaning "black, dark."
Melantha -  English name thought to probably be an elaborated form of the Greek word anthos, meaning "flower." 
Melania - Italian and Spanish form of Latin Melaena, meaning "black, dark." 
Melaine - Greek name derived from the word, melaina, meaning "black, dark." In mythology, this is the name of a Naiad Nymph of springs.
Melaina - Variant spelling of Greek Melaine, meaning "black, dark." In mythology, this is the name of a Naiad Nymph of springs.
Mandeep - Hindi name meaning "light of the mind."
Mnason - Greek name, possibly meaning "remembering." In the bible, this is the name of a Christian from Cyprus whom Paul stayed with in Jerusalem.
Misi - Pet form of Hungarian Mihály, meaning "who is like God?"
Martine - French feminine form of Latin Martinus, meaning "of/like Mars." 
Murray - Scottish surname transferred to forename use, from an Anglicized form of Scottish Gaelic Muireach, meaning "sea warrior."
Mónica - Spanish form of Latin Monica, possibly meaning "advise, counsel."
Moishe - Yiddish form of Hebrew Moshe, meaning "drawn out."
Millicent - Variant spelling of English Milicent, meaning "strong worker."
Margaretta - Spanish pet form of Latin Margarita, meaning "pearl."
Mimi - Italian pet form of Latin María, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." 
Marisol - Spanish compound name composed of María "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion" and Sol "sun," hence "rebellious-sun."
Milo - Latin name derived from the word miles, meaning "soldier."
Magaskawee - Native American Sioux name meaning "graceful."
Madyson - Feminine form of English unisex Madison, meaning "son of Madde."
Marius - Latin name, probably derived from the root mas, meaning "male, virile."
Magnus -   Roman Latin byname meaning "great."
Mayranoush - Armenian name meaning "sweet mother."
Méabh - Variant form of Irish Gaelic Meadhbh, meaning "intoxicating." In mythology, this is the name of a warrior queen of Connacht, the wife of Ailill.
Muiriartach - Modern form of Scottish Gaelic Muicheachtach, meaning "skilled seaman."
Muiredach - Variant spelling of Scottish Gaelic Muireadhach, meaning "sea warrior."
Muireadhach - Scottish Gaelic name composed of the elements muir "sea" and cath "battle," hence "sea warrior."
Muireach - Modern contracted form of Scottish Gaelic Muiredach, meaning "sea warrior."
Muir - Short form of Scottish Gaelic Muireach ("sea warrior"), and other names beginning with Muir-, from muir, meaning "sea." 
Muicheachtach - Scottish Gaelic name composed of the elements muir "sea" and ceartach "ruler, skilled," hence "skilled seaman." 
Moswen - Egyptian name meaning "white."
Moses - Anglicized form of Hebrew Moshe and Greek Mouses, meaning "drawn out." In the bible, this is the name of the leader who brought the Israelites out of bondage and led them to the promised land. 
Mosegi - Egyptian name meaning "tailor."
Melchor - Spanish form of biblical Melchior, meaning "king of light."
Makayla - Variant spelling of English Michaela, meaning "who is like God?"
Morty - Pet form of English Morton "settlement on the moor," and Mortimer "dead sea."
Mortimer -   Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Muiriartach, meaning "mariner, seaman."
Morta - Lithuanian form of Greek Martha, meaning "lady, mistress." 
Mort - Short form of English Morton "settlement on the moor," and Mortimer "dead sea."
Morrissey - Irish surname transferred to forename use, from an Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Muirgheasa "descendant of Muirgheas," hence "sea-taboo." 
Morris - Medieval English form of Roman Latin Maurice, meaning "dark-skinned; Moor."
Morpheus - Greek name derived from the word morphe, meaning "form, shape." In mythology, this is the name of a god of dreams.
Morna - Anglicized form of Irish and Scottish Gaelic Muirne, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." 
Morley - English surname transferred to forename use, from the name of numerous places composed of the Old English elements mor "marsh, moor," and leah "meadow, pasture," hence "marsh meadow."
Moritz - German form of Roman Latin Maurice, meaning "dark-skinned; Moor."
Moriko - Japanese name meaning "forest child."
Moriarty - Irish surname transferred to forename use, from an Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Muircheartaigh "descendant of Muircheartach," hence "skilled seaman."
Moriah - Anglicized form of Hebrew Mowriyah, meaning "chosen by God." In the bible, this is the name of the mountain where Abraham prepared to sacrifice Isaac to God.
Morgen - Variant spelling of English Morgan, probably meaning "sea circle." 
Myrine - Variant spelling of Greek Myrina, possibly meaning "swiftly bounding."
Morgane - English variant spelling of French Morgaine, probably meaning "sea circle."
Morgana - Elaborated form of Welsh Morgan, probably meaning "sea circle."
Morency - Germanic form of Gallo-Roman Maurentius, meaning "of the Moors."
Mordechai -  Variant spelling of English Mordecai, meaning "devotee of Marduk (Mars)" or "little man."
Mizuki - Japanese name meaning "beautiful moon."
Mizquixaual - Nahuatl name meaning "Mesquite face paint."
Miwa - Japanese name meaning 1) "beauty, harmony," 2) "beauty, ring/wheel," 3) "three, harmony," or 4) "three, ring/wheel."
Miw-sher - Egyptian name meaning "kitten."
Miu - Egyptian name meaning "gentleness."
Mitzi - German pet form of Latin Maria, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." 
Mitya - Pet form of Russian Dmitri, meaning "loves the earth."
Mitxoleta - Basque flower name meaning "poppy."
Mitsuru - Japanese unisex name meaning "full" or "growing."
Mitsuko - Japanese name meaning "light child" or "shining child."
Malik - Arabic name meaning "king." 
Mithra - Avestan myth name of the son of Ahura Mazda, derived from the proto-Indo-Iranian word *mitra, meaning "contract, covenant, oath, promise, treaty," from the root mi- "to bind," all of which seems to indicate the basic meaning "alliance; contract; a means of binding."
Mitchell - English surname transferred to forename use, from a medieval form of Michael, meaning "who islike God?" 
Mitch - Short form of English Mitchell, meaning "who is like God?"
Milun - French form of Latin Milon, meaning "little soldier." 
Miltiades - Old Greek name derived from the word miltos, meaning "red earth."
Miloslava - Feminine form of Czech Miloslav, meaning "favor glory."
Miloslav - Czech form of Polish Miłosław, meaning "favor glory."
Milosh -  Possibly a Romani form of Czech Miloš, meaning "favor glory."
Milon - Diminutive form of Latin Milo ("soldier"), hence "little soldier." Milon is a name celebrated in the ancient British lays; one translated by Marie de France is entitled Lai de Milun.
Millie - Pet form of English Milicent, meaning "strong worker."
Millesant - Variant spelling of English Milisent, meaning "strong worker."
Millard - English surname transferred to forename use, from a variant of the surname Millward, a form of Millweard, an old Anglo-Saxon occupational surname composed of the Old English elements mylen "mill" and weard "guardian," hence "mill-guard."
Milla - English short form of Roman Latin Camilla, possibly meaning "attendant (for a temple)."
Milk-qart - Phoenician name, composed of the elements melk "king" and qart "city," hence "king of the city." In mythology, this is the name of the tutelary god of Tyre. Some believe Milk-qart began as a sea god.
Miljana - Serbian name meaning "charming."
Milisent - English variant spelling of Norman French Melisent, meaning "strong worker."
Milintica - Nahuatl name meaning "fire; he is waving."
Milinka - Serbian name meaning "grace."
Milicent - Variant spelling of English Milisent, meaning "strong worker."
Miliani - Hawaiian name meaning "gentle caress."
Milford - English surname transferred to forename use, derived from the name of numerous places composed of the Old English elements mylen "mill" and ford "ford," hence "mill ford."
Mildryth - Anglo-Saxon name composed of the Old English elements milde "gentle" and þryð "strength," hence "gentle strength."
Mildreth - Middle English form of Anglo-Saxon Mildryth, meaning "gentle strength."
Mildredd - Middle English form of Anglo-Saxon Mildryth, meaning "gentle strength."
Mildred - Modern spelling of Middle English Mildredd, meaning "gentle strength."
Milburn - English surname transferred to forename use, from the name of a place in Cumbria, composed of the Old English elements mylen "mill" and burna "stream," hence "mill-stream."
Milburga - Anglo-Saxon name composed of the Old English elements milde "gentle" and burg "fortress," hence "gentle fortress."
Milan - Czech name derived from Slavic mil, meaning "favor, grace." 
Milagros - Spanish name derived from a title of the Virgin Mary, Nuestra Senora de los Milagros ("Our Lady of Miracles"), meaning "miracles."
Milada - Pet form of Czech names containing the Slavic element mil, meaning "favor, grace." Compare with Milana. 
Mila - Pet form of Slavic names containing the element mil, meaning "favor, grace." 
Mikula - Czech form of Greek Nikolaos, meaning "victor of the people." 
Mikko - Finnish form of Greek Michaēl, meaning "who is like God?"
Mikki - Pet form of English Michaela, meaning "who is like God?"
Mikil - Hawaiian name meaning "nimble; quick."
Miki - Japanese name meaning 1) "beautiful chronicle," 2) "beautiful princess," 3) "beautiful tree," or "priceless beauty."
Mikhailo - Variant spelling of Ukrainian Mykhailo, meaning "who is like God?"
Mikhaila - Variant spelling of Ukrainian Mykhaila, meaning "who is like God?" 
Mikhail - Russian form of Greek Michaēl, meaning "who is like God?"
Mikelis - Latvian form of Greek Michaēl, meaning "who is like God?"
Mikele - Feminine form of Basque Mikel, meaning "who is like God?"
Mikayla - Variant spelling of English Michaela, meaning "who is like God?"
Mikaela - Feminine form of Swedish Mikael, meaning "who is like God?"
Mika - Japanese name meaning "beautiful fragrance."
Miina - Short form of Finnish Vilhelmiina, meaning "will-helmet."
Miia - Pet form of Finnish Maaria, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Migisi - Native American Cheyenne name meaning "eagle."
Midori - Japanese name meaning "green, verdant."
Midian - Anglicized form of Hebrew Midyan, meaning "strife, war." In the bible, this is the name of a son of Abraham.
Midhat - Arabic name meaning "eulogy, praise."
Midha - Feminine form of Arabic Midhat, meaning "eulogy, praise."
Midge - Variant spelling of English Madge, meaning "pearl."
Mictlantecuhtli - Aztec name meaning "lord of Mictlan." In mythology, this is the name of a god of the underworld.
Micolau - Catalan form of Latin Nicolaus, meaning "victor of the people."
Micky - Pet form of English Michael, meaning "who is like God?"
Mickey - Unisex pet form of English Michael and Michaela, both meaning "who is like God?"
Mick - Pet form of English Michael, meaning "who is like God?" Rarely used anymore due to its use as a derogatory term for a Catholic Irishman.
Michiko - Japanese name meaning "beautiful wise child."
Michijo - Pet form of Esperanto Michaelo, meaning "who is like God?"
Michelyne - English variant spelling of French Micheline, meaning "who is like God?"
Michelle - Feminine form of French Michel, meaning "who is like God?"
Micheline - Pet form of French Michèle, meaning "who is like God?"
Michelina - Pet form of Italian Michela, meaning "who is like God?"
Michelangelo - Italian compound name composed of Michele "who is like God?" and Angelo "angel, messenger." 
Michelangela - Feminine form of Italian Michelangelo, meaning "who is like God?" and "angel, messenger."
Michela - Feminine form of Italian Michele, meaning "who is like God?"
Michel - French form of Greek Michaēl, meaning "who is like God?"
Michayla - Variant spelling of English Michaela, meaning "who is like God?"
Michaya - Variant spelling of English Micaiah, meaning "who is like God?" 
Michalina - Feminine form of Polish Michał, meaning "who is like God?"
Michal - Anglicized form of Hebrew Miykal, meaning "who is like God." In the bible, this is the name of a daughter of king Saul. Compare with masculine Michal.
Michaiah - Anglicized form of Hebrew Miyka, meaning "who is like God?" In the bible, this is the name of several characters, including the father of Mattaniah.
Michah - Anglicized form of Hebrew Miykah, meaning "who is like God?" In the bible, this is the name of many characters, including a minor prophet.
Michaelo - Esperanto form of English Michael, meaning "who is like God?"
Michaela - Feminine form of English Michael, meaning "who is like God?"
Micha - Variant spelling of English Michah, meaning "who is like God?"
Micajah - Variant spelling of English Micaiah, meaning "who is like God?"
Micaiah - Anglicized form of Hebrew Miyka, meaning "who is like God?" In the bible, this is the name of several characters, including the father of Mattaniah.
Mi - Japanese name meaning "beauty."
Menahem - Anglicized form of Hebrew Menachem, meaning "comforter." In the bible, this is the name of a king of Israel who was notorious for his cruelty.
Meave - Variant spelling of English Maeve, meaning "intoxicating." 
Meaghan - Variant spelling of Irish Meghan, meaning "pearl."
Meagan - Modern English form of Welsh Megan, meaning "pearl."
Meadow - English name derived from the vocabulary word, "meadow."
Meade - Variant spelling of English unisex Mead, meaning "lives by a meadow."
Mead - English surname transferred to unisex forename use, denoting someone who "lives by a meadow." 
Masanori - Japanese name meaning "model of justice."
Martialis - A derivative of Roman Latin Mars, hence "of/like Mars."
Mckenzie - Variant spelling of English unisex Mackenzie, meaning "comely, finely made."
Myrina - Greek name possibly meaning "swiftly bounding." In mythology, this is the name of a warrior queen of the Amazons who defeated the people of Atlantis.
Mariangela - Contracted form of Spanish María Ángela, meaning "rebel-angel."
Márcia - Portuguese form of Roman Latin Marcia, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Marmaduke - Anglicized form of Old Irish Mael-Maedóc, meaning "devotee of Maedóc."
Marguerite - French form of Latin Margarita, meaning "pearl."
Mingli - Chinese name meaning "bright/clear logic."
Moreen -   Anglicized pet form of Irish Gaelic Mor, meaning "great." 
Mordecai - Anglicized form of Hebrew Mordekay, meaning "devotee of Marduk (Mars)" or "little man." In the bible, this is the name of a cousin of Queen Esther.
Mora - English pet form of names beginning with Mor-.
Monty - Pet form of English Montague "pointed mountain," and more rarely Montgomery "hill of Gomeric." 
Montserrat - Catalan name derived from the name of a mountain near Barcelona, derived from Latin mons serratus, meaning "jagged mountain."
Montse - Short form of Catalan Montserrat, meaning "jagged mountain."
Montmorency - English surname transferred to forename use, originally a Norman baronial name composed of Old French mont "hill" and Germanic Morency, hence "hill of Morency."
Montgomery - English surname transferred to forename use, originally a Norman baronial name composed of Old French mont "hill" and the Germanic personal name Gomeric, hence "hill of Gomeric."
Monte - Variant spelling of English Monty, meaning "pointed mountain."
Montana - English name derived from the state name, meaning "mountainous."
Montague - English surname transferred to forename use, originally a Norman baronial name composed of the Old French elements mont "hill, mountain" and aigu "pointed," hence "pointed mountain."
Monserrat - Variant spelling of Catalan Montserrat, meaning "jagged mountain."
Monna - Variant spelling of English Mona, meaning "little noble one" or "advise, counsel." 
Monique - French form of Latin Monica, possibly meaning "advise, counsel."
Monimos - Greek form of Arabic Munim, meaning "to be pleasing," or "favorable one."
Monika - English variant spelling of Latin Monica, possibly meaning "advise, counsel."
Mongwau - Native American Hopi name meaning "owl."
Monday - English name derived from the week day name, composed of the Old English elements mona "moon" and dg "day," hence "moon day." 
Monat - Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Muadhnait, meaning "little noble one."
Mona - Compare with masculine form of Mona. Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Muadhnait, meaning "little noble one."
Moirrey - Manx form of Irish Gaelic Máire, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." 
Moira - Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Máire, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." 
Meryle - Variant spelling of English unisex Merrill, meaning "sea-bright."
Meryem - Turkish form of Hebrew Miryam, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." 
Mervyn - Anglicized form of Welsh Merfyn, meaning "marrow-eminent."
Merv - Short form of English Mervin, meaning "marrow-eminent."
Merton - English surname transferred to forename use, derived from the name of various places composed of the Old English elements mere "lake, pool" and tun "enclosure, settlement," hence "lake settlement."
Merten - Low German form of French Martin, meaning "of/like Mars."
Merry - Originally a form of English Mercy "forgiveness, mercy," today it this name is usually chosen form its association with the word "cheerful" and "jolly." 
Merritt - English surname transferred to unisex forename use, from the Old English term moere gaet, meaning "boundary gate." 
Merrill - English surname transferred to unisex forename use, derived from the personal name Meriel, meaning "sea-bright."
Merrick - English surname transferred to forename use, from an Old Norman French personal name composed of the Germanic elements mari/meri "fame" and ric "power," hence "famous power." 
Merlyn - Unisex form of English Merlin, meaning "sea fort."
Merletta - Feminine pet form of English unisex Merle, meaning "blackbird."
Merle - English unisex name, derived from the Old French word merle, meaning "blackbird." It first came to public notice in the 1930s with the actress Merle Oberon, and is mostly given to girls.
Merla - Feminine form of English unisex Merle, meaning "blackbird."
Meriwether - English surname transferred to forename use, derived from a byname for someone having a sunny disposition, composed of the Middle English elements merry "cheerful, lively" and wether "weather," hence "cheerful weather."
Merinus - Variant spelling of Roman Latin Marinus, meaning "of the sea."
Merilyn - Variant spelling of English Marilyn, meaning "rebel-lake."
Merikh - Variant spelling of Mirrikh, the Arabic and Persian name for the planet Mars, possibly meaning "death, slaughter." 
Merikano -  Probably a Romani form of Czech/Polish Marek, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Meriel - Variant spelling of English Muriel, meaning "sea-bright."
Merideth - Feminine variant of English unisex Meredith, meaning "sea day" or "sea sun."
Merianus - Variant form of Roman Latin Merinus, meaning "of the sea." This is the legendary name of a king of the Britons who was preceded by Clotenus.
Mergim - Albanian name meaning "foreign; stranger."
Merete - Danish form of Greek Margarites, meaning "pearl."
Mererid - Feminine form of Welsh Meredydd, probably meaning "sea day" or "sea sun."
Meredith - English unisex name derived from Welsh Meredydd, probably meaning "sea day" or "sea sun."
Mere - Maori form of English Mary, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." 
Mercury - Short form of Roman Mercurius, a name related to the word merx from which we get the words "mercantile," "merchandise," "mercenary," and even "mercy." In mythology, Mercury is a messenger god associated with Greek Hermês. Originally, though, he was a god of tradesmen and thieves. The first planet of the solar system was named after him. 
Mercurius - Roman name related to the word merx from which we get the words "mercantile," "merchandise," "mercenary," and even "mercy." In mythology, Mercurius is a messenger god associated with Greek Hermês. Originally, though, he was a god of tradesmen and thieves. 
Mercia - Latin form of English Mercy, meaning "mercy."
Mercher - Welsh form of Roman Mercury, a name related to the word merx from which we get the words "mercantile," "merchandise," "mercenary," and even "mercy."
Mercedes - Spanish name derived from a title of the Virgin Mary, María de las Mercedes ("Mary of Mercies"), meaning "mercies."
Merav - Variant spelling of Hebrew Merab, meaning "increase, multiplication." 
Merari - Anglicized form of Hebrew Merariy, meaning "bitter, unhappy." In the bible, this is the name of the third son of Levi.
Merab - Variant spelling of Hebrew Merav, meaning "increase, multiplication." In the bible, this is the name of the eldest daughter of King Saul. 
Menuha - Variant spelling of Hebrew Menucha, meaning "tranquility."
Menucha - Hebrew name meaning "tranquility."
Mentor - Greek name derived from the word menos, meaning "spirit." In mythology, this is the name of the son of Álkimos.
Mensah - Egyptian name meaning "born third."
Menhalom - Chamoru name meaning "smart; intelligent."
Meng-ke - Chinese name, possibly meaning "approved eldest son." The Latin form is Mencius.
Meng - Chinese name meaning "eldest son."
Menelaus - Latin form of Greek Menelaos, meaning "withstanding the people." In mythology, this is the name of a king of Sparta.
Menelaos - Greek name composed of the elements meno "to last, withstand" and laos "the people," hence "withstanding the people." In mythology, this is the name of a king of Sparta.
Mendiete - Basque name meaning "virgin."
Mendia - Basque name meaning "mountain."
Mendebal - Basque name meaning "west."
Mencius - Latin form of Chinese Meng-Ke, possibly meaning "approved eldest son."
Medusa - Latin form of Greek Medousa, meaning "guardian." In mythology, this is the name of one of the three Gorgons who had snakes for hair, and whose glance turned anyone who looked at them to stone. She was the only Gorgon who was mortal.
Matrona - Latin name meaning "lady." Originally it meant "married, respectable, noble woman." 
Makani - Hawaiian name meaning "wind."
Masao - Japanese name meaning "correct man."
Makelina - Hawaiian form of Latin Magdalena, meaning "of Magdala."
Miracle - English name derived from the vocabulary word, from Latin miraculum, meaning "marvel, wonder."
Matěj - Czech form of Greek Mattathias, meaning "gift of God."
Murat - Turkish name meaning "desire, wish."
Marina - Feminine form of Roman Latin Marinus, meaning "of the sea."
Makala - Hawaiian name meaning "myrtle."
Macy - Variant spelling of English unisex Macey, meaning "gift of God."
Marcus - Latin name derived from the name of the Roman god of war, Mars, meaning "defense" or "of the sea." In the New Testament bible, this is the name of the author of the second Gospel.
Masuyo - Japanese name meaning "benefit the world."
Mateja - Feminine form of Slovene Matej, meaning "gift of God."
Madge - Pet form of English Margaret, meaning "pearl."
Mshai - Egyptian name meaning "traveler."
Masaki - Japanese name meaning "flourishing tree."
Marlene - German form of Latin Marlena, meaning "rebel of Magdala." 
Major - English surname transferred to forename use, from the Norman French personal name Mauger, meaning "work-spear."
Márta - Hungarian form of Greek Martha, meaning "lady, mistress." 
Mace - English name which may mean either "mace (the spice)" or "mace (the weapon)."
Mackenzie - Scottish surname transferred to unisex forename use, from an Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Coinnich "son of Coinneach," hence "comely; finely made."
Matryosha - Pet form of Russian Matryona, meaning "lady."
Marama - Polynesian myth name of a moon goddess, meaning "moon."
Marjolein - Variant spelling of Dutch Marjolijn, meaning "marjoram."
Martie - Pet form of English Martin, meaning "of/like Mars."
Meihui - Chinese name meaning "beautiful wisdom."
Maredudd - Welsh myth name of the father of Iorwerth, probably meaning "sea day" or "sea sun."
Marsha - English variant spelling of Latin Marcia, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Martyna - Feminine form of Polish Martyn, meaning "of/like Mars."
Maximus - Latin name meaning "the greatest."
Marilene - Elaborated form of English Mary, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Maka - Native American Sioux name meaning "earth."
Meraud - Cornish name of uncertain derivation. It could be a Cornish form of French Méraud, meaning "emerald," or it may be a feminine form of Welsh Meredydd, possibly meaning "sea day" or "sea sun."
Misty - English name derived from the vocabulary word, meaning "dim, cloudy, vague." It is often chosen as a name because of the mental images it evokes, such as a misty autumn morning or a hazy tropical island.
Miren - Basque form of Hebrew Miryam, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Maxentius - Roman name derived from the Latin word maximus, meaning "the greatest."
Masozi - African Tumbuka unisex name meaning "tears."
Methuselah - Anglicized form of Hebrew Methuwshelach, meaning "man of the dart." In the bible, this is the name of a son of Enoch. He lived to the age of 969 years. 
Makya - Native American Hopi name meaning "eagle hunter."
Maija - Finnish form of Greek Maria, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Miep - Dutch pet form of Dutch/Finnish Marja, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Madalena - Portuguese form of Latin Madelina, meaning "of Magdala."
Maso - Short form of Italian Tommaso, meaning "twin."
Mingxia - Chinese name meaning "bright heroine.
Marybeth - English compound name composed of Mary "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion" and Beth "God is my oath." 
Manjula - Hindi name meaning "melodious, pleasing."
Manfred - Old German name composed of the elements magin "strength" and fred/frid "peace," hence "strong peace."
Mariana - Feminine form of Roman Latin Marianus, meaning "like Marius."
Mya - English variant spelling of Danish/Swedish Mia, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion," or Greek Maia, meaning "mother."
Mirinda - Esperanto name derived from Latin mirandus, meaning"worthy of admiration." 
Mirjam - Dutch and German form of Hebrew Miryam, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." 
Moana - Hawaiian unisex name meaning "wide expanse of water."
Marinella - Italian pet form of Roman Latin Marina, meaning "of the sea." 
Macarena - Spanish name derived from the name of a place in Seville, from the Latin personal name Macarius, meaning "blessed."
Mars - In Roman mythology, this is the name of a god of war after whom a planet and the month of March were named. Mars has no Indo-European derivation and is most likely derived from the name of the Etruscan god Maris, meaning "of the sea." Only later did he become associated with Ares, the Greek god of "war." 
Maree - English variant spelling of French Marie, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Makena - African Kikuyu name meaning "happy one."
Macie - Variant spelling of English unisex Macey, meaning "gift of God."
Matviyko - Ukrainian form of Greek Mattathias, meaning "gift of God."
Misae - Native American Osage name meaning "white sun."
Mapiya - Native American Sioux name meaning "sky."
Maximilian - Short form of Latin Maximilianus, meaning "the greatest rival." In use by the English and Germans.
Matias - Finnish form of Greek Mattathias, meaning "gift of God."
Motel - Pet form of Yiddish Mordche, meaning "devotee of Marduk." 
Maninder - Variant form of Hindi Manindra, meaning "mind of Indra."
Mukhtar - Arabic name meaning "chosen."
Mandip - Variant spelling of Hindi Mandeep, meaning "light of the mind."
Marisela - Elaborated form of English Maris, meaning "of the sea."
Mabella - Pet form of English Mabel, meaning "lovable." 
Manjusha - Hindi name meaning "jewel box."
Mathew - Variant spelling of English Matthew, meaning "gift of God."
Machalath - Hebrew name meaning "stringed instrument." In the bible, this is the name of a daughter of Ishmael.
Mayson - Variant spelling of English Mason, meaning "stone-worker."
Meital - Hebrew name meaning "dew drops."
Matt - Short form of English Matthew, meaning "gift of God."
Mads - Danish form of Greek Mattathias, meaning "gift of God." 
Mathieu - French form of Hebrew Mattithyah, meaning "gift of God."
Meghan - Irish form of Welsh Megan, meaning "pearl."
Matitya - Contracted form of Hebrew Mattithyah, meaning "gift of God." 
Mahina - Hawaiian name meaning "moon; moonlight."
Malvina - This name was invented by the Scottish poet James Macpherson, based on the Gaelic term mala mhin, meaning "smooth-brow." 
Matsimela - Egyptian name meaning "root."
Maybelline - Pet form of English Mabel, meaning "lovable."
Misaki - Japanese name meaning "beauty bloom."
Màiri - Scottish form of Greek Maria, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Mut - Egyptian name meaning "mother."
Muriel - Anglicized form of Scottish Gaelic Muireall, meaning "sea-bright."
Miroslava - Feminine form of Czech Miroslav, meaning "peace-glory."
Miroslav - Czech form of Polish Mirosław, meaning "peace-glory." 
Miro - Short form of Slavic names beginning with Mir-, meaning "peace."
Mingyu - Chinese name meaning "bright jade."
Mimoza - Albanian name meaning "mimosa," a tree and plant name. The mimosa is also called the sensitive plant, and sleeping plant. The name derives from the Latin word mimus, meaning "to imitate." It was given this name because of the way it folds its leaves when touched.
Mostyn - Welsh name derived from the name of a place in Clwyd on the Dee estuary, composed of the Old English elements mos "moss" and tun "enclosure, settlement," hence "moss settlement."
Mihaita - Pet form of Romanian Mihai, meaning "who is like God?"
Mihai - Romanian form of Greek Michaēl, meaning "who is like God?" In use by the Romani.
Mieke - Dutch pet form of Dutch/Finnish Marja, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Mine - Short form of German Wilhelmine, meaning "will-helmet."
Marik - Variant spelling of Czech/Polish Marek, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Muhammed - Variant spelling of Arabic Muhammad, meaning "praiseworthy."
Machlon - Variant spelling of Hebrew Machlown, meaning "sick." 
Mayme - Variant spelling of English Mamie, a pet form of both Mary "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion" and Margaret "pearl." 
Mashel - Yiddish form of Hebrew Asher, meaning "happy."
Moyna - English variant spelling of Celtic Moina, meaning "gentle, soft."
Mdjai - Egyptian name meaning "soldier."
Marge - Short form of English Margaret, meaning "pearl."
Masa - Unisex short form of Japanese names beginning with Masa-, meaning 1) "correct, just," 2) "elegant," 3) "flourishing, prosperous" 4) "genuine, true," 5) "governing, political," 6) "military." Compare with strictly masculine Masa.
Marku - Romanian form of Latin Marcus, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Modeste - French form of Roman Latin Modestus, meaning "moderate, sober."
Manolito - Pet form of Spanish Manuel, meaning "God is with us."
Marion - Medieval diminutive form of French Marie ("obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion"), hence "little rebel." Compare with masculine Marion.
Martyn - Polish form of Latin Martinus, meaning "of/like Mars."
Methusael - Anglicized form of Hebrew Methuwshael, meaning "man of God." In the bible, this is the name of a descendant of Cain.
Maialen - Basque form of Greek Magdalēnē, meaning "of Magdala."
Martinho - Portuguese form of Latin Martinus, meaning "of/like Mars."
Máire - Irish Gaelic form of Greek Maria, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Marte - Scandinavian form of Greek Martha, meaning "lady, mistress." 
Mengyao - Chinese name meaning "may the child be as good and wise as Mencius (Meng-Ke) and Yao."
Meshek - Hebrew name meaning "to draw." In the bible, this is the name of a son of Japheth.
Makarios - Greek name derived from the word makaros, meaning "blessed."
Meed - Variant spelling of English unisex Mead, meaning "lives by a meadow."
Macedon - Latin form of Greek Makedon, meaning "the high/tall one." In mythology, this is the name of a son of Zeus and Thyia.
Marcelo - Portuguese and Spanish form of Roman Latin Marcellus, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Mahlon - Anglicized form of Hebrew Machlown, meaning "sick." In the bible, this is the name of the son of Elimelech and Naomi.
Matjaž - Slovene form of Greek Mattathias, meaning "gift of God."
Marjo - Finnish form of Greek Maria, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Marvin - Variant spelling of English Mervin, meaning "marrow-eminent." 
Maskini - Egyptian name meaning "poor."
Morcant - Old Celtic name, probably composed of the elements mor "sea" and cant "circle," hence "sea circle."
Mahsheed - Variant spelling of Persian Mahshid, meaning "moonlight."
Maho - Chamoru name meaning "thirsty."
Mahnaz - Persian name meaning "glory of the moon."
Mahir - Hebrew name meaning "expert, skilled" or "speedy."
Mahaut - Medieval form of Norman French Mathilde, meaning "mighty in battle."
Mahalia - Aramaic name meaning "fatlings" or "brain, marrow." Also spelled Mehalia.
Mahalath - Anglicized form of Hebrew Machalath, meaning "stringed instrument." In the bible, this is the name of a daughter of Ishmael.
Mahala - Variant spelling of English unisex Mahalah, meaning "disease." 
Maha - Arabic name meaning "moon."
Magdalēnē - Greek name meaning "of Magdala." In the bible, this is the name of a woman who was cleansed of sin by Jesusand remained with him throughout his ministry, and witnessed his crucifixion and resurrection. 
Magdalena - Latin form of Greek Magdalēnē, meaning "of Magdala." In use by the Germans, Scandinavians and Spanish.
Maeva - Variant spelling of English Maeve, meaning "intoxicating."
Mael-maedóc - Old Irish Gaelic name meaning "devotee of Maedóc."
Maedóc - Old Irish Gaelic name meaning "my dear Áedh."
Maday - Hebrew name meaning "middle" or "middle land." In the bible, this is the name of a place and the name of a son of Japheth and the people who descended from him.
Madailéin - Irish form of French Madeline, meaning "of Magdala."
Macsen - Welsh form of Latin Maxim, meaning "the greatest rival." 
Maciej - Polish form of Greek Mattathias, meaning "gift of God." 
Macaria - Feminine form of Spanish Macario, meaning "blessed."
Macaire - French form of Latin Macarius, meaning "blessed."
Meifeng - Chinese name meaning "beautiful wind."
Matthieu - Variant spelling of French Mathieu, meaning "gift of God."
Margarethe - Danish and Norwegian form of Greek Margarites, meaning "pearl."
Metit - Egyptian name meaning "righteous."
Mahmud - Ancient form of Arabic Muhammad, meaning "praiseworthy."
Mathilda -   Latin form of Teutonic Mechthild, meaning "mighty in battle." 
Matania - Variant spelling of English Mattaniah, meaning "gift of God." 
Massa - Hebrew name meaning "burden." In the bible, this is the name of a son of Ishmael.
Machakw - Native American Hopi name meaning "horny toad."
Mhairi - Variant spelling of Scottish Màiri, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." 
Minu - Variant spelling of Persian Minoo, meaning "heaven, paradise."
Marquite - French name meaning "awning, canopy."
Malachy -   Variant spelling of English Malachi, meaning "my messenger."
Malone - Irish surname transferred to forename use, from an Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Maoil Eoin, meaning "devotee of St. Eoin (John)."
Mara - Hebrew name meaning "bitter." In the bible, this is the name that Naomi gave herself after the death of her husband and sons.
Mikkel - Scandinavian form of Greek Michaēl, meaning "who is like God?"
Mikio - Japanese name meaning "tree trunk man."
Mihrdat - Middle Persian name meaning "given by Mihr."
Mihovil - Croatian form of Greek Michaēl, meaning "who is like God?"
Miha - Short form of Slovene Mihael, meaning "who is like God?"
Myrtle - English name derived from the vocabulary word, myrtle, the name of a flowering shrub or tree, derived from the Old French diminutive myrtille, meaning "little myrtle."
Mahon - Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Mathúin, meaning "bear calf."
Maddox - English surname transferred to forename use, from the Welsh personal name Madog, meaning "little fortunate one" or "little good one."
Médée - French form of Latin Medea, meaning "cunning."
Mädchen - English name derived from the German word for "girl."
Máximo - Spanish form of Latin Maximus, meaning "the greatest."
Mátyás - Hungarian form of Greek Mattathias, meaning "gift of God."
Menetnashté - Egyptian name meaning "power."
Melville - Scottish surname of Norman French origin, transferred to English forename use, from the name of various places in Normandy called Malleville, meaning "bad settlement."
Melor - Modern Russian name composed of the first letter of each of the following: Marx, Engels, Lenin, October, Revolution.
Meadhbh - Modern form of Old Irish Gaelic Medb, meaning "intoxicating." In mythology, this is the name of a warrior queen of Connacht, the wife of Ailill.
Maxine - Feminine form of English Max, meaning either "the greatest rival" or "the stream of Mack." 
Maximinus - Roman family name derived from Latin Maximus, meaning "the greatest."
Maximino - Portuguese and Spanish form of Roman Latin Maximinus, meaning "the greatest."
Maximillian - Variant spelling of Latin Maximilian, meaning "the greatest rival."
Maximilienne - Feminine form of French Maximilien, meaning "the greatest rival."
Maximilien - French form of Roman Latin Maximilianus, meaning "the greatest rival."
Maximilianus - Roman name coined by Emperor Frederick III for his son, created by blending Latin Maximus, "the greatest," and Æmilianus "rival," hence "the greatest rival."
Maximiliano - Portuguese and Spanish form of Roman Latin Maximilianus, meaning "the greatest rival."
Maximiano - Portuguese and Spanish form of Roman Latin Maximian, meaning "the greatest."
Maximian - Roman name derived from Latin Maximus, meaning "the greatest." 
Mektild - Scandinavian form of Teutonic Mechthild, meaning "mighty in battle."
Maxene - Variant spelling of English Maxine, meaning either "the greatest rival" or "the stream of Mack." 
Maxence - French form or Roman Latin Maxentius, meaning "the greatest."
Matvey - Russian form of Greek Mattathias, meaning "gift of God."
Matvei - Variant spelling of Russian Matvey, meaning "gift of God."
Mattithyahu - Variant form of Hebrew Mattithyah, meaning "gift of God." 
Mattithyah - Hebrew name meaning "gift of God." In the bible, this is the name of several characters, including a member of the family of Nebo.
Mattithiah - Anglicized form of Hebrew Mattithyah, meaning "gift of God." In the bible, this is the name of several characters, including a member of the family of Nebo.
Mattin - Basque form of Roman Latin Martinus, meaning "of/like Mars."
Matti - Finnish form of Greek Mattathias, meaning "gift of God."
Matthijs - Dutch form of Greek Mattathias, meaning "gift of God."
Matthias - Anglicized form of Greek Maththias, meaning "gift of God." In the bible, this is the name of the apostle who took the place of Judas Iscariot.
Matteo - Italian form of Hebrew Mattithyah, meaning "gift of God."
Mattathia - Hebrew form of Greek Mattathias, meaning "gift of God."
Mattan - Hebrew name meaning "a gift." In the bible, this is the name of a priest of Baal, and the father of Shephatiah.
Mats - Norwegian and Swedish form of Greek Mattathias, meaning "gift of God."
Matlal -  Nahuatlname meaning "dark green; or net."
Matityahu - Variant form of Hebrew Matitya, meaning "gift of God."
Matouš - Czech form of Greek Mattathias, meaning "gift of God."
Matia - Basque form of Hebrew Mattithyah, meaning "gift of God."
Maththias - Contracted form of Greek Mattathias, meaning "gift of God." In the bible, this is the name of the apostle who took the place of Judas Iscariot.
Mathis - French and German form of Greek Mattathias, meaning "gift of God."
Mathghamhain - Irish Gaelic byname meaning "bear calf."
Matevž - Slovene form of Greek Mattathias, meaning "gift of God."
Mateusz - Polish form of Greek Mattathias, meaning "gift of God."
Mateus - Portuguese form of Hebrew Mattithyah, meaning "gift of God."
Mateo - Spanish form of Hebrew Mattithyah, meaning "gift of God."
Matchitisiw - Native American Alqonguin name meaning "he has bad character."
Matchitehew - Native American Algonquin name meaning "he has an evil heart."
Matan - Variant spelling of Hebrew Mattan, meaning "a gift." In the bible, this is the name of a priest of Baal, and the father of Shephatiah.
Mat - Variant spelling of English Matt, meaning "gift of God."
Matoskah - Native American Sioux name meaning "white bear."
Matlalihuitl - Nahuatl name meaning "blue-green feather."
Marcelon - Diminutive form of French Marcel "defense" or "of the sea," hence "little one of the sea."
Mukta - Hindi name meaning "liberated."
Mukki - Native American Algonquin name meaning "child."
Mukhwana - Egyptian name meaning "twin."
Mukarramma - Egyptian name meaning "revered."
Mukantagara - Egyptian name meaning "born during war."
Mukamutara - Egyptian name meaning "daughter of Mutara."
Majlinda - Albanian name composed of the elements maj "May," and lindje "east; birth," hence "born in May."
Moesen - Welsh form of Hebrew Moshe and Greek Mouses, meaning "drawn out."
Mielikki - Finnish name derived from the word mieli which can have many meanings ("desire, feeling, heart, mind, mood, pleasure"), but its central meaning is "mind." In mythology, this is the name of a goddess of forests and healing, whose symbol is the unicorn. 
Miela - Esperanto name meaning "honey-sweet."
Mieko - Japanese name meaning "beautiful blessing child."
Mysie - Pet form of Scottish Mairead, meaning "pearl."
Mustapha - Variant spelling of Arabic Mustafa, meaning "the chosen one."
Megumi - Japanese name meaning "blessing."
Meghrig - Armenian name meaning "a bit of honey."
Meghann - Variant spelling of Irish Meghan, meaning "pearl."
Meggie - Pet form of English Margaret, meaning "pearl."
Megedagik - Native American Algonquin name meaning "kills many."
Megane - French form of Welsh Megan, meaning "pearl."
Megan - Pet form of Welsh Mared, meaning "pearl." 
Megaira - Greek name meaning "grudge." In mythology, this is the name of one of the Furies (Erinyes). Virgil named two others: Alecto "unceasing" and Tisiphone "murder-retribution."
Megaera - Latin form of Greek Megaira, meaning "grudge." In mythology, this is the name of one of the Furies (Erinyes). Virgil named two others: Alecto "unceasing" and Tisiphone "murder-retribution."
Mór - Irish and Scottish Gaelic name meaning "great."
Morten - Danish and Norwegian form of Latin Martinus, meaning "of/like Mars."
Marshall - English surname transferred to forename use, from a Norman French occupational term denoting someone who was a "keeper of horses," composed of the Germanic elements morah "horse" and scalc "servant." By the time it became a surname it had acquired the meaning "shoeing smith."
Mordred - Old English Arthurian legend name of a Knight of the Round Table who was the illegitimate son and traitor of King Arthur, possibly meaning "sea counsel." He was brother (or half-brother) to Agravain, Gaheris, Gareth, and Gawain, and noted for having crowned himselfand married Guinevere while Arthur was waging war on Emperor Lucius of Rome. Hewas killed by Arthur at the Battle of Camlann. 
Mordikai - Variant spelling of Hebrew Mordekay, meaning "devotee of Marduk (Mars)" or "little man."
Mordekay - Hebrew name of Persian origin, meaning "devotee of Marduk (Mars)" or "little man." In the bible, this is the name of a cousin of Queen Esther.
Mordche - Yiddish form of Hebrew Mordekay, meaning "devotee of Marduk (Mars)" or "little man."
Moray - Scottish form of English Murray, meaning "sea warrior."
Morag -  Hebrew unisex name meaning "threshing board." Compare with strictly feminine Morag.
Modesty - English name derived from the vocabulary word, from Middle French modestie, from Latin modestus, meaning "moderate, sober."
Modestus - Roman name derived from Latin modestus, meaning "moderate, sober."
Modestine - Feminine form of French Modeste, meaning "moderate, sober."
Modesta - Feminine form of Roman Latin Modestus, meaning "moderate, sober."
Mosi - African Swahili name meaning "first born child."
Mykola - Ukrainian form of Greek Michaēl, meaning "who is like God?"
Masud - Variant spelling of Arabic Masoud, meaning "fortunate, lucky."
Menachem - Hebrew name meaning "comforter." In the bible, this is the name of a king of Israel who was notorious for his cruelty.
Melek - Turkish name meaning "angel." 
Mehmet - Variant spelling of Turkish Mehmed, meaning "praiseworthy."
Marlowe - English surname transferred to forename use, from a place name in Buckinghamshire, composed of the Old English elements mere "lake, pool" and lafe "leavings, remnants," hence, "marshland."
Moss -   English surname transferred to forename use, derived from medieval Jewish Moss (2), meaning "drawn out."
Mahali - Anglicized form of Hebrew Machliy, meaning "sick." In the bible, this is the name of a son of Merari. Also spelled Mahli.
Marilena - Elaborated form of English Mary, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Maggie - Pet form of English Margaret, meaning "pearl."
Mumé - Egyptian name meaning "fountain."
Monroe - Scottish surname transferred to forename use, derived from Irish Munro, meaning "from the mount on the river Roe," in Ireland, where the family came from. 
Maribel - Contracted form of Spanish María Isabel, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion" and "God is my oath."
Moina - Celtic name meaning "gentle, soft."
Misti - Variant spelling of English Misty, meaning "dim, cloudy, vague." 
Missy - Pet form of English Melissa, meaning "honey-sap."
Magahet - Chamoru name meaning "honest; truthful."
Martial - English form of Roman Latin Martialis, meaning "of/like Mars."
Munashe - African Shona unisex name meaning "with God."
Menashsheh - Hebrew name meaning "causing to forget" or "one who forgets." In the bible, this is the name of several characters, including the eldest son of Joseph.
Maddison - Variant spelling of English unisex Madison, meaning "son of Madde."
Marshal - Variant spelling of English Marshall, meaning either "keeper of horses" or "shoeing smith."
Madeline - Variant spelling of French Madeleine, meaning "of Magdala."
Mieszko - Pet form of Polish Mieczysław, meaning "who is like God?"
Modya - Pet form of Russian Modest, meaning "moderate, sober."
Modest - Russian form of Roman Latin Modestus, meaning "moderate, sober."
Mchumba - African Swahili name meaning "sweetheart."
Momchil - Bulgarian name derived from the word momche, meaning "boy, youth."
Modesto - Italian, Portuguese and Spanish form of Roman Latin Modestus, meaning "moderate, sober."
Mies - Dutch pet form of Dutch/Finnish Marja, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." Compare with masculine Mies. 
Maata - Maori form of Greek Martha, meaning "lady, mistress." 
Missie - Variant spelling of English Missy, meaning "honey-sap."
Mukesh - Hindi myth name of a demonin the form of a boar who was killed by Shiva, meaning "rulerof Muka." 
Mykhailo - Ukrainian form of Greek Michaēl, meaning "who is like God?"
Mykhaila - Feminine form of Ukrainian Mykhailo, meaning "who is like God?"
Miska - Pet form of Hungarian Mihály, meaning "who is like God?"
Maurus - Latin byname meaning "dark-skinned; Moor."
Mauro - Italian form of Latin Mauricius, meaning "dark-skinned; Moor."
Maurizio - Italian form of Latin Mauricius, meaning "dark-skinned; Moor."
Maurine - Variant spelling of English Maureen, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Mauricius - Extended form of Latin Maurus, meaning "dark-skinned; Moor."
Maurice - Contracted form of Roman Latin Mauricius, meaning "dark-skinned; Moor." Introduced to Britain by the Normans. Infrequently used by the French and English.
Maurentius - Gallo-Roman name meaning "of the Moors."
Maurene - Variant spelling of English Maureen, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Maura -   Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Máire, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Maunu - Finnish form of Roman Latin Magnus, meaning "great."
Mauno - Variant spelling of Finnish Maunu, meaning "great."
Mauld - Middle English form of Norman French Mathilde, meaning "mighty in battle."
Maugier - Variant form of Norman French Mauger, meaning "work-spear."
Mauger - Short form of Norman French Amauger, meaning "work-spear."
Maudie - Pet form of English Maud, meaning "mighty in battle."
Maud -   English form of French Maude, meaning "mighty in battle."
Madison - English surname transferred to unisex forename use, meaning "son of Madde."
Mae - Variant spelling of English May, a pet form of Margaret, meaning "pearl," and Mary, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Midir - Irish name of unknown meaning. In Celtic mythology, this is the name of a lord of the underworld, the husband of Fuamnach.
Maryanne - English compound name composed of Mary "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion" and Anne "favor; grace."
Murron - Scottish form of Irish Gaelic Muireann, meaning "sea-fair."
Murphy - Irish surname transferred to forename use, from an Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Murchadha "descendant of Murchadh," hence "sea-warrior."
Murdy - Pet form of English Murdoch, meaning "sea warrior."
Murdock - Scottish surname transferred to forename use, from an Anglicized form of Gaelic Muireadhach, meaning "sea warrior."
Murdoch - Anglicized form of Scottish Gaelic Muireadhach, meaning "sea warrior."
Murdo - Pet form of English Murdoch, meaning "sea warrior."
Murdina - Feminine form of Scottish Murdoch, meaning "sea warrior."
Murdie - Pet form of English Murdoch, meaning "sea warrior."
Murdann - Feminine form of Scottish Murdoch, meaning "sea warrior."
Murdanie - Pet form of English Murdoch, meaning "sea warrior."
Murdag - Feminine form of Scottish Murdoch, meaning "sea warrior."
Madara - Latvian name derived from the name of a flowering plant known in English as "bedstraw, cleavers."
Makari - Variant spelling of Russian Makariy, meaning "blessed."
Mikolaj - Polish form of Greek Nikolaos, meaning "victor of the people." 
Magnolia - English name derived from the name of the flowering tree. 
Munira - Feminine form of Arabic Munir, meaning "bright, shining."
Mundoo - Native American Algonquinname for the "Great Spirit," but it was applied to "the devil" by the first Christianmissionaries.
Madhu - Hindi name derived from the name of first month, from Sanskrit madhu, meaning "honey."
Mitsuo - Japanese name meaning "shining man."
Muhsina - Feminine form of Arabic Muhsin, meaning "beneficent."
Menno - Pet form of Dutch and German names beginning with Mein-, from Germanic magin, meaning "might, strength."
Mansoor - Variant spelling of Arabic Mansur, meaning "victorious."
Manya - Pet form of Russian Mariya, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Manuelita - Pet form of Spanish Manuela, meaning "God is with us."
Manuela - Feminine form of Spanish Manuel, meaning "God is with us."
Manu - Persian name meaning "man," as in homo sapiens. In mythology, this is the name of the progenitor of the human race. 
Mansi - Native American Hopi name meaning "plucked flower."
Manough - Armenian name meaning "infant."
Manolita - Pet form of Spanish Manuela, meaning "God is with us."
Manola - Pet form of Spanish Manuela, meaning "God is with us."
Manny - Pet form of English Immanuel, meaning "God is with us."
Manlio - Italian form of Roman Latin Manlius, meaning "morning."
Manley - English surname transferred to forename use, from the name of various places composed of the Old English elements (ge)mæne "common, shared" and leah "meadow, pasture," hence "common meadow." Its choice as a forename is probably due to its similarity to the word manly.
Manishag - Armenian name meaning "violet flower."
Manindra - Hindi name composed of the Sanskrit element man "mind" and the name of the god Indra, hence "mind of Indra."
Manfried - Variant spelling of German Manfred, meaning "strong peace."
Manfrid - Variant spelling of German Manfred, meaning "strong peace."
Manfredus - Latin form of German Manfred, meaning "strong peace."
Manfredo - Italian form of Latin Manfredus, meaning "strong peace."
Manel - Catalan form of Spanish Manuel, meaning "God is with us."
Maneesh - Variant spelling of Hindi Manish, meaning "god of the mind."
Mandisa - Egyptian name meaning "sweet."
Mandi - Variant spelling of English Mandy, meaning "lovable."
Manauia -  Nahuatlunisex name meaning "defend."
Manasses - Greek form of Hebrew Menashsheh, meaning "causing to forget" or "one who forgets." In the bible, this is the name of several characters, including the eldest son of Joseph.
Manasseh - Anglicized form of Hebrew Menashsheh, meaning "causing to forget" or "one who forgets." In the bible, this is the name of several characters, including the eldest son of Joseph.
Mandy - Pet form of English Amanda, meaning "lovable."
Martinus - Variant form of Roman Latin Martius, meaning "of/like Mars."
Malia - Hawaiian form of Latin Maria, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Móric - Hungarian form of Roman Latin Maurice, meaning "dark-skinned; Moor."
Metod - Slovene form of Greek Methodios, meaning "method."
Masahiro - Japanese name meaning "justice prospers."
Mendel - Yiddish name derived from Hebrew Menashsheh, meaning "comforter."
Masumi - Japanese unisex name meaning "true lucidity."
Masayuki - Japanese name meaning "correct happiness."
Mirrikh - Arabic and Persian name for the planet Mars, possibly meaning "death, slaughter." Also spelled Merikh.
Mert - Egyptian name meaning "lover of silence."
Merit -   Egyptian name meaning "beloved."
Meri - Finnish name meaning "the sea."
Melisizwe - African Xhosa name meaning "leader of the nation."
Mirembe - African Luganda name meaning "peace."
Metody - Polish form of Greek Methodios, meaning "method."
Menashe - Variant spelling of Hebrew Menashsheh, meaning "causing to forget" or "one who forgets." In the bible, this is the name of several characters, including the eldest son of Joseph.
Mahmood - Variant spelling of Arabic Mahmud, meaning "praiseworthy."
Miksa - Hungarian form of Greek Maksimos, meaning "the greatest."
Meili - Old Norse name of a brother of Thor. Meaning unknown.
Mahli - Anglicized form of Hebrew Machliy, meaning "sick." In the bible, this is the name of a son of Merari. Also spelled Mahali.
Mahkah - Native American Sioux name meaning "earth."
Mahinder - Variant spelling of Hindi Mahendra, meaning "great-Indra."
Mahendra - Hindi name composed of the Sanskrit word maha "great" and the name of the god Indra, hence "great-Indra."
Mahdokht - Persian name meaning "daughter of the moon."
Mahavir - Hindi name composed of the Sanskrit elements maha "great" and vira "hero," hence "great hero."
Mahats - Basque name meaning "grape."
Mahatma - Hindi name composed of the Sanskrit elements maha "great" and atma "life, soul, spirit," hence "great soul."
Murtagh -   Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Muircheartaigh "descendant of Muircheartach," hence "skilled seaman."
Minh - Vietnamese name meaning "intelligent."
Malka - Hebrew unisex name meaning "queen" for girls and "king" for boys. 
Malakiy - Hebrew name meaning "my messenger." In the bible, this is the name of the last of the Hebrew prophets.
Marjeta - Slovene form of English Margaret, meaning "pearl."
Muhsin - Arabic name meaning "beneficent."
Misu - Native American Miwok name meaning "rippling brook."
Machlown - Hebrew name meaning "sick." In the bible, this is the name of the son of Elimelech and Naomi.
Mahfuz - Arabic name meaning "protected, safeguarded."
Malvolia - Feminine form of Italian Malvolio, meaning "ill-will."
Mariamne - Aramaic form of Hebrew Miryam, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." This name was used by Flavius Josephus when referring to the wife of King Herod.
Mariamna - Russian form of Aramaic Mariamne (Hebrew Miryam), meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Malgier - Norman French form of German Malger, meaning "work-spear."
Merryn - Cornish form of Latin Marina, meaning "of the sea." Given in dedication of the Christian saint Marina.
Makar - Short form of Russian Makariy, meaning "blessed."
Moe - Japanese name meaning "budding."
Mo - Pet form of English Maureen, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." Compare with masculine Mo.
Martina - Feminine form of Latin Martinus, meaning "of/like Mars." 
Maleagant - In Arthurian legend, this is the name of a Knight of theRound Table. He later became a villain when he abducted Guinevere. She was rescued by Lancelot and Gawain. Maleagant was the son of King Bagdemagus of Gorre. 
Malachi - Anglicized form of Hebrew Malakiy, meaning "my messenger." In the bible, this is the name of the last of the Hebrew prophets.
Marzena - Polish name meaning "dreamed one." 
Mali - Thai flower name meaning "jasmine." 
Mahvash - Persian name meaning "moon-like."
Mahuizoh -  Nahuatl unisex name meaning "glorious person."
Mahthildis - Gothic name composed of the Germanic elements mahta "might, strength" and hildis "battle," hence "mighty in battle."
Mahtab - Persian name meaning "like moonlight."
Mahshid - Persian name meaning "moonlight."
Mahpee - Native American Sioux name meaning "sky."
Mahoyu - Chamoru name meaning "strong; tough."
Mahomet - Variant spelling of Arabic Muhammad, meaning "praiseworthy."
Malwine - German form of Scottish Malvina, meaning "smooth-brow."
Malwina - Polish form of Scottish Malvina, meaning "smooth-brow."
Mallaidh - Irish Gaelic form of English Molly, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Malinda - Variant spelling of English Melinda, meaning either "black/dark serpent" or "sweet serpent."
Malina -   Feminine form of English Malcolm, meaning "devotee ofSt. Columba." 
Malin - Swedish contracted form of Latin Magdalena, meaning "of Magdala."
Malie - Hawaiian name meaning "calm."
Malger - Short form of German Amalger, meaning "work-spear." 
Malen - Basque form of Latin Madelina, meaning "of Magdala."
Malee - Thai name meaning "flower."
Malcom - Variant spelling of English Malcolm, meaning "devotee ofSt. Columba."  
Malcolm - Anglicized form of Scottish Gaelic Mael Coluim, meaning "devotee ofSt. Columb."  
Malati - Hindi name meaning "jasmine."
Malasintha - Teutonic form of Gothic Amalasuintha, meaning "strong worker."
Malachai - Variant spelling of English Malachi, meaning "my messenger."
Malandra - Modern English compound name composed of Mal- ("dark, black") from Malinda, and Sandra "defender of mankind."
Miljan - Serbian name meaning "charming."
Marlee - Variant spelling of English Marlie, meaning "rebel of Magdala." 
Misha - Pet form of Russian Mikhail, meaning "who is like God?"
Mungo - Old Scottish pet name derived from Brythonic my-nghu, meaning "dear one." It was recorded in Latin in the 6th century as carissimus amicus, meaning "dearest friend." 
Muirín - Variant spelling of Irish Gaelic Muirgen, meaning "born of the sea."
Mojca - Pet form of Croatian Marija, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." 
Morgan -  Welsh name, derived from ancient Celtic Morcant, probably meaning "sea circle." In use by the English as a unisex name.
Mitja - Pet form of Slovene Dimitrij, meaning "loves the earth" or "follower of Demeter."
Mitica - Pet form of Romanian Dumitru, meaning "loves the earth" or "follower of Demeter."
Meurig - Variant spelling of Welsh Meuric, meaning "dark-skinned; Moor."
Meuric - Welsh form of Roman Latin Maurice, meaning "dark-skinned; Moor."
Meskhenet - Egyptian name meaning "destiny."
Merrion - Variant spelling of Welsh Meirion, meaning "like Marius."
Merfyn - Old Welsh name composed of the elements mer "marrow" and myn "eminent," hence "marrow-eminent."
Meredydd - Variant spelling of Welsh Maredudd, probably meaning "sea day" or "sea sun."
Menes - Egyptian name referring to a pharaoh of the First dynasty, of unknown meaning. His other name Hor-Aka translates to "Horus of the Reeds."
Meirion - Welsh form of Roman Latin Marianus, meaning "like Marius."
María - Galician-Portuguese, Italian and Spanish form of Latin Maria, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Martín - Spanish form of Latin Martinus, meaning "of/like Mars."
Martí - Catalan form of Latin Martinus, meaning "of/like Mars."
Markéta - Czech and Slovak form of Greek Margarites, meaning "pearl."
Marjan -  Dutch form of Latin Marianna, meaning "like Marius."
Mariusz - Polish form of Latin Marius, meaning "male, virile."
Marijus - Lithuanian form of Roman Latin Marius, meaning "male, virile."
Marijan - Croatian and Slovene form of Roman Latin Marian, meaning "like Marius."
Margrét - Icelandic form of Latin Margarita, meaning "pearl."
Margaréta - Hungarian form of Greek Margarites, meaning "pearl."
Marek - Czech and Polish form of Greek Markos, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Marcin - Polish form of Roman Latin Martinus, meaning "of/like Mars."
March - Catalan form of Latin Marcus, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Marceli - Polish form of Roman Latin Marcellus, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Manolo - Pet form of Spanish Manuel, meaning "God is with us." 
Manolete - Pet form of Spanish Manuel, meaning "God is with us."
Manjola - Albanian form of English Magnolia, meaning "magnolia tree."
Maldwyn - Welsh form of Old High German Baldawin, meaning "brave friend."
Maksymilian - Polish form of Latin Maximilian, meaning "the greatest rival."
Maksym - Polish form of Greek Maksimos, meaning "the greatest."
Maitland - English and Scottish surname transferred to forename use, derived from a byname for an ungracious person, from Anglo-Norman French maltalent/mautalent, meaning "bad tempered." 
Mairéad - Irish Gaelic form of Greek Margarites, meaning "pearl."
Mairenn - Variant form of Irish Gaelic Máirín, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Mainchín - Irish Gaelic name composed of the word manach "monk" and a diminutive suffix, hence "little monk."
Mano - Hawaiian name meaning "passionate lover; shark."
Mireia - Catalan and Spanish form of French Provençal Mireio, meaning "to admire."
Marco - Italian form of Latin Marcus, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Marvyn - Variant spelling of English Marvin, meaning "marrow-eminent." 
Mártuska - Pet form of Hungarian Márta, meaning "lady, mistress." 
Márton - Hungarian form of Latin Martinus, meaning "of/like Mars."
Mártan - Irish Gaelic form of Latin Martinus, meaning "of/like Mars."
Michi - Japanese unisex name meaning "pathway."
Masaru - Japanese name meaning "victorious."
Marz - Basque form of Latin Marcus, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Mayra - Elaborated form of English May, a pet form of English Margaret "pearl" and Mary "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Mórríghan - Irish myth name of a goddess of death and war, derived from Mhór Rioghain, meaning "great queen."
Metushelach - Variant spelling of Hebrew Methuwshelach, meaning "man of the dart." In the bible, this is the name of a son of Enoch. He lived to the age of 969 years. 
Micheil - Scottish Gaelic form of Greek Michaēl, meaning "who is like God?"
Makrouhi - Armenian name meaning "cleaner."
Maighread - Scottish form of English Margaret, meaning "pearl."
Munroe - Variant spelling of Irish Munro, meaning "from the mount on the river Roe." 
Munro - Irish surname transferred to forename use, derived from Monadh Roe or Mont Roe, meaning "from the mount on the river Roe." This is the name from which Scottish Monroe was derived.
Modron - Welsh Arthurian legend name of the daughter of Avallach, mother of Mabon, and probably the prototype of Morgan le Fay, meaning "divine mother."
Midyan - Hebrew name meaning "strife, war." In the bible, this is the name of a son of Abraham.
Marilou - English compound name composed of Mary "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion" and Lou "famous warrior." 
Maral - Armenian name meaning "deer."
Matthildur - Icelandic form of Latin Mathilda, meaning "mighty in battle."
Mowab - Hebrew name meaning "water," i.e. "seed," hence "of his father." In the bible, this is the name of a son of Lot.
Masayoshi - Japanese name meaning "flourishing goodness."
Maurits - Dutch form of Roman Latin Maurice, meaning "dark-skinned; Moor." 
Marjorie - Variant spelling of English Margery, meaning "pearl."
Margie - Pet form of English Margaret, meaning "pearl."
Marja - Dutch and Finnish form of Greek Maria, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Maurycy - Polish form of Roman Latin Maurice, meaning "dark-skinned; Moor." 
Merariy - Hebrew name meaning "bitter, unhappy." In the bible, this is the name of the third son of Levi.
Mann - German byname meaning "a fierce strong man" or simply "man."
Makenna - Variant spelling of English Mckenna, meaning "born of fire."
Machliy - (מַחְלִי): Hebrew name meaning "sick." In the bible, this is the name of a son of Merari.
Mirjami - Finnish form of Hebrew Miryam, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." 
Marisa -   Modern elaborated form of Latin Maria, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Mannus - Teutonic name derived from the same root as Persian Manu, meaning "man," as in homo sapiens. In mythology, this is the name of the progenitor of the human race.
Myrtie - Pet form of English Myrtle, meaning "little myrtle."
Myrrine - Ancient Greek name derived from the word myron, meaning "myrrh." 
Myron - Greek name adopted by early English Christians because of its association with the gift of myrrh given to Jesus by the Magi, derived from the Greek word myron, meaning "myrrh."
Myrna - Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Muirne, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Myranda - Variant spelling of English Miranda, meaning "worthy of admiration." 
Myra - English name invented by the 17th century poet Fulke Greville, which may have been based on the Greek word myrrha, "myrrh," a fragrant, bitter sap derived from the Commiphora tree and used in healing salves, perfumes and incenses. In ancient times, myrrh was worth more than its weight in gold, priced at 5 times that of frankincense, and it was one of the gifts of the Magi to the baby Jesus.
Mareike - German pet form of Latin Maria, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Mair - Welsh form of Greek Maria, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Marva - Feminine form of English Marvin, meaning "marrow-eminent." 
Myrthe - From the Dutch name for the flowering "myrtle."
Myrddin - Welsh legend name of the magician who guided the destiny of King Arthur, derived from Celtic Mori-dunum, meaning "sea fort." Mori-dunum was a place in Wales later called Carmarthen. Because of its close resemblance to the French word merde, meaning "excrement," the name was changed from Myrddin to Merlin. 
Mehalia - Variant spelling of Aramaic Mahalia, meaning "fatlings" or "brain, marrow." 
Márkus - Hungarian form of Greek Markos, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Myriam - Variant spelling of English Miriam, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." 
Meixiu - Chinese name meaning "beautiful elegant."
Meixiang - Chinese name meaning "plum fragrance."
Meirong - Chinese name meaning "beauty flourishing."
Meilin - Chinese name meaning 1) "beautiful jade" or 2) "plum jade."
Makoto - Japanese unisex name meaning "sincere, true."
Machteld - Dutch form of Teutonic Mechthild, meaning "mighty in battle."
Mihkel - Estonian form of Greek Michaēl, meaning "who is like God?"
Machli - Variant spelling of Hebrew Machliy, meaning "sick." 
Matilda -   English form of Latin Mathilda, meaning "mighty in battle." 
Makedon - A contracted form of Greek Makednos, meaning "the high/tall one."
Mícheál - Irish Gaelic form of Greek Michaēl, meaning "who is like God?"
Meirit - Variant form of Hebrew Meiri, meaning "giving light." 
Meira - Feminine form of Hebrew Meir, meaning "giving light."
Meinwen - Welsh name composed of the elements main "slender" and (g)wen "blessed, fair, white," hence "slender and fair."
Meinrad - German name composed of the elements magin "might, strength" and rad "counsel," hence "strong counsel."
Meino - Short form of German names beginning with Mein-, meaning "might, strength."
Meinir - Welsh name composed of the elements main "slender" and hir "tall," hence "tall and slender."
Meinhard - Old German name composed of the elements magin "might, strength" and hard "brave, hardy, strong," hence "strong and hardy." 
Meinard - Variant spelling of German Meinhard, meaning "strong and hardy."
Meike - German pet form of Latin Maria, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." 
Metushael - Variant spelling of English Methusael, meaning "man of God."
Meturato - Native American Cheyenne name meaning "black kettle."
Mette - Low German form of Gothic Mahthildis, meaning "mighty in battle."
Metrophanes - Ancient Greek name composed of the elements meter "mother" and phanes "appearing," hence "mother-appearing," perhaps in the sense "resembles the mother."
Meti - Egyptian name meaning "righteous."
Methodius - Latin form of Greek Methodios, meaning "method."
Methodios - Greek name derived from methodos, meaning "method."
Methoataske - Native American Shawnee name meaning "turtle laying its eggs."
Meta - Short form of German Margarete, meaning "pearl."
Meir - Hebrew name meaning "giving light."
Mbizi - Egyptian name meaning "water."
Masterman - English occupational surname transferred to forename use, meaning "man of the master," i.e. "retainer" or "servant."
Massoud - Variant spelling of Arabic Masoud, meaning "fortunate, lucky."
Masoud - Arabic name meaning "fortunate, lucky."
Mason - English occupational surname transferred to forename use, derived from French maçon, meaning "mason, stone-worker."
Masichuvio - Native American Hopi name meaning "gray deer."
Masha - Pet form of Russian Marya, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Masami - Japanese name meaning "elegant beauty."
Monifa -   African Yoruba name meaning "I am lucky."
Mingzhu - Chinese name meaning "bright/clear pearl."
Madoka - Japanese unisex name meaning 1) "circle" or 2) "circle, flower."
Madog - Welsh name derived from a diminutive form of the word mad "fortunate, good," hence "little fortunate one" or "little good one."
Marlis - Contracted form of German Maria Liese, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion" and "God is my oath." 
Mohana - Feminine form of Hindi Mohan, meaning "attractive, bewitching."
Methuwshelach - Hebrew name meaning "man of the dart." In the bible, this is the name of a son of Enoch. He lived to the age of 969 years. 
Methuwshael - Hebrew name meaning "man of God." In the bible, this is the name of a descendant of Cain.
Matryona - Russian form of Latin Matrona, meaning "lady."
Meiriona -   Aramaic name meaning "sheep."
Mircea - Romanian form of Slavic Mirče, meaning "peace." In use by the Romani.
Mirabella - Latin name derived from the word mirabilis, meaning "wonderful." 
Marcella -   Feminine form of Italian Marcello, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Maleko - Hawaiian form of English Mark, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Marcelyn - English variant spelling of French Marceline, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Murchadh - Scottish Gaelic name composed of the elements muir "sea" and cath "battle," hence "sea warrior."
Mirlind - Albanian name meaning "born well."
Maartje - Feminine form of Dutch Maarten, meaning "of/like Mars."
Michiel - Dutch form of Greek Michaēl, meaning "who is like God?"
Marcell - Hungarian form of Roman Latin Marcellus, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Mardochaios - Greek form of Akkadian Marduk ("solar calf"), probably meaning "death and emptiness." In mythology, Marduk is the name of a god said to have killed a dragon named Tiamat. In the bible, he is known by the Hebrew name Merodach, and is a Babylonian idol, probably the planet Mars, which like Saturn was regarded by ancient Semites as the author of bloodshed and slaughter, and was propitiated with human victims.
Michio - Japanese name meaning "man on the (correct) path."
Manus - Irish form of Roman Latin Magnus, meaning"great."
Minty - Pet form of English Minta, meaning "mint." 
Minthe - Greek name meaning "mint." In mythology, this is the name of a water nymph who was turned into a mint plant.
Mintha - Latin form of Greek Minthe, meaning "mint." In mythology, this is the name of a water nymph who was turned into a mint plant.
Minta - English form of Latin Mintha, meaning "mint." 
Minsheng - Chinese name meaning "voice of the people."
Minos - Greek name possibly derived from an ancient Cretan word for a "king." In mythology, this is the name of a king of Crete, son of Zeus and Europa.
Minoo - Persian name meaning "heaven, paradise."
Minninnewah - Native American Cheyenne name meaning "whirlwind."
Minnie - Pet form of German Wilhelmina, meaning "will-helmet."
Minna - Variant spelling of German Mina, meaning "will-helmet."
Ming -  Chinese unisex name meaning 1) "bright, clear" and 2) "engrave."
Minerva - Roman name, possibly derived from Latin mens, meaning "intellect." In mythology, this is the name of a goddess of wisdom and war. Equated with Greek Athene.
Madu - Egyptian name meaning "of the people."
Madonna - English name derived from a Latin title of the Virgin Mary, meaning "my lady."
Madoline - English variant spelling of French Madeline, meaning "of Magdala."
Madlyn - Contracted form of English Madelyn, meaning "of Magdala."
Madlenka - Pet form of Czech and Slovak Magdaléna, meaning "of Magdala."
Madisyn - Feminine variant spelling of English unisex Madison, meaning "son of Madde."
Madhur - Hindi name meaning "sweet."
Madhukar - Hindi name meaning "bee."
Madhavi - Feminine form of Hindi Madhav, meaning "of springtime; vernal."
Madhav - Hindi name meaning "of springtime; vernal."
Madelyn - English variant spelling of French Madeline, meaning "of Magdala."
Madelina - Latin form of Greek Magdalēnē, meaning "of Magdala."
Madeleine - French form of Latin Madelina, meaning "of Magdala."
Madelaine - Variant spelling of French Madeleine, meaning "of Magdala."
Madde - Variant spelling of Low German Maud, meaning "mighty in battle."
Maddalena - Italian form of Latin Madelina, meaning "of Magdala."
Madalyn - English variant spelling of French Madeline, meaning "of Magdala."
Madai - Anglicized form of Hebrew Maday, meaning "middle" or "middle land." In the bible, this is the name of a place and the name of a son of Japheth and the people who descended from him.
Mykolas - Lithuanian form of Ukrainian Mykhailo, meaning "who is like God?"
Minzhe - Chinese name meaning "sensitive and wise."
Mina -   Chamoru name meaning "mine."
Mack - Originally a short form of surnames, mostly Scottish, beginning with Mac-, meaning "son of," it is now sometimes given as a forename. 
Machk - Native American Algonquin name meaning "bear."
Macarius - Latin form of Greek Makarios, meaning "blessed."
Marcy - English pet form of Roman Latin Marcia, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Minoru - Japanese name meaning "truth."
Madrona - Variant spelling of Latin Matrona, meaning "lady."
Magdalone - Danish form of Greek Magdalēnē, meaning "of Magdala."
Manyara - African Shona name meaning "you have been humbled."
Maricruz - Contracted form of Spanish María Cruz, meaning "rebel-cross."
Matija - Slavic form of Greek Mattathias, meaning "gift of God."
Makkapitew - Native American Algonquin name meaning "he has large teeth."
Makenzie - Feminine form of English unisex Mackenzie, meaning "comely, finely made."
Makary - Polish form of Greek Makarios, meaning "blessed."
Mirza - Persian name meaning "prince."
Maiara - Native American Tupi name meaning "wise."
Manuel - Spanish formof Latin Emmanuel, meaning"God is with us."
Matxin - Basque form of Latin Martinus, meaning "of/like Mars."
Manon - Pet form of French Marie, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Mattie - Pet form of English Matilda, meaning "mighty in battle." Compare with masculine Mattie.
Matryoshka - Pet form of Russian Matryona, meaning "lady."
Maththaios - Contracted form of Greek Mattathias, meaning "gift of God." In the bible, this is the name of a son of Alphaeus, one of the twelve disciples.
Malila - Native American Miwok name meaning "fast salmon swimming up a rippling stream."
Maytal - Variant spelling of Hebrew Meital, meaning "dew drops."
Masato - Japanese name meaning "correct man."
Masahiko - Japanese name meaning "just prince."
Magnhildr - Old Norse name composed of the elements magn "mighty, strong" and hildr "battle, fight," hence "mighty in battle."
Magnhild - Norwegian form of Old Norse Magnhildr, meaning "mighty in battle."
Magdolna - Hungarian form of Greek Magdalēnē, meaning "of Magdala."
Magdalina - Russian form of Greek Magdalēnē, meaning "of Magdala."
Magda -   Short form of various Germanic forms of Greek Magdalēnē, meaning "of Magdala."
Magalie - Possibly a pet form of French Marguerite, meaning "pearl."
Magali - Possibly a pet form of French Marguerite, meaning "pearl."
Mag - Short form of English Maggie, meaning "pearl."
Mirlinda - Albanian name composed of the elements mire "good," and lindje "east; birth," hence "born well."
Mirjeta - Albanian name composed of the elements mire "good," and jete "life," hence "good life."
Mirari - Basque name meaning "miracle."
Marilyn - Modern English compound name composed of Mary "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion," and Lyn "lake," hence "rebel-lake."
Magnhildur - Icelandic form of Old Norse Magnhildr, meaning "mighty in battle."
Miryam - Hebrew name meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." In the bible, this is the name of a woman of Judah, and the sister of Aaron and Moses.
Miruna - Romanian name, derived from the Slavic element mir, meaning "peace."
Mirthe - Variant spelling of Dutch Myrthe, meaning "myrtle."
Mirja - Finnish form of Hebrew Miryam, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." 
Miriam - Anglicized form of Hebrew Miryam, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." In the bible, this is the name of a woman of Judah, and the sister of Aaron and Moses.
Mirella - Italian form of French Mireille, meaning "to admire."
Mirele - Yiddish form of Hebrew Miryam, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." 
Mirek - Pet form of Czech Miroslav, meaning "peace-glory."
Mireio - French Provençal name, probably derived from the word mirar, meaning "to admire."
Miraj - Arabic name meaning "place of ascent."
Mirabelle - French form of Latin Mirabella, meaning "wonderful."
Mirko - Pet form of Croatian Emerik, meaning "work-power."
Mirjana - Croatian and Serbian form of Hebrew Miryam, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." 
Miranda - English Shakespearean name, derived from Latin mirandus, meaning"worthy of admiration." 
Miron - Russian form of Greek Myron, meaning "myrrh."
Marijse - Dutch form of Latin Marise, meaning "of the sea."
Makeda - Variant spelling of English Makkedah, meaning "place of shepherds." 
Merodach - Hebrew form of Akkadian Marduk ("solar calf"), meaning "thy rebellion." In biblical times, this was the name of a Babylonian idol, probably the planet Mars, which like Saturn was regarded by ancient Semites as the author of bloodshed and slaughter, and was propitiated with human victims. Mordechai is a related name.
Mered - Hebrew name meaning "rebellion." In the bible, this is the name of a son of Ezra.
Marjolijn - Dutch form of French Marjolaine, meaning "marjoram."
Mireille - Pet form of French Provençal Mireio, meaning "to admire."
Martzel - Basque form of Roman Latin Marcellus, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Manoel - Portuguese form of Latin Emmanuel, meaning "God is with us."
Makaio - Hawaiian form of English Matthew, meaning "gift of God."
Maite - Basque name meaning "lovable."
Maksimos - Greek form of Latin Maximus, meaning "the greatest."
Makram - Arabic name meaning "generous."
Makkitotosimew - Native American Algonquin name meaning "she has large breasts."
Makkedah - Anglicized form of Hebrew Maqqedah, meaning "place of shepherds." In the bible, this is the name of a place in Judah, near Beth Horon, mentioned in Joshua 15:41.  
Maki - Japanese name meaning 1) "true chronicle/record," 2) "true hope," 3) "true precious," or 4) "true timber trees."
Makednos - Greek name derived from the word makedones, meaning "the high/tall one." In mythology, this is the name of a son of Zeus and Thyia.
Makawee - Native American Sioux name meaning "mothering."
Makatza - Basque name meaning "untamed; wild."
Maitena - Variant form of Basque Maiteder, meaning "darling." 
Maiteder - Basque form of Darlene, meaning "darling."
Maitane - Basque name meaning "love."
Maisie -   Anglicized form of Scottish Mysie, a pet form of Mairead (English Margaret), meaning "pearl."
Mairwen - Welsh name composed of the name Mair and the word (g)wen "blessed, fair, white," hence "fair as Mair."
Mainio - Finnish name meaning "excellent."
Mainfred - Norman French form of German Manfred, meaning "strong peace."
Maile - Hawaiian name derived from the name of a vine used in making leis.
Maiko - Japanese name meaning "dancing child."
Maike - Frisian pet form of Latin Maria, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Maighdlin - Scottish name meaning "magnificent."
Maidie - From an English byname derived from a pet form of the word maid, meaning "young woman." 
Máirtín - Irish Gaelic form of English/French Martin, meaning "of/like Mars."
Makariy - Russian form of Greek Makarios, meaning "blessed."
Marcelline - Feminine form of French Marcellin, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Maipe - Chamoru name meaning "fiery; hot."
Mainard - Norman French form of German Meinhard, meaning "strong and hardy."
Máirín - Pet form of Irish Gaelic Máire, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Marcellette - Pet form of French Marcelle, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Manabu - Japanese name meaning "learn."
Maryvonne - English compound name composed of Mary "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion" and Yvonne "yew tree." 
Maritxu - Basque form of Greek Maria, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Martirio - Spanish name meaning "martyrdom."
Marjatta - Finnish pet form of Dutch/Finnish Marja, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Marjaana - Finnish form of Greek Mariam, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Matata - African Swahili name meaning "causes worry; troublemaker."
Marquis - English name derived from the French title for the "governor of a border country," from Old French marchis ("border country"). A Marquis ranks just below a Duke. 
Mouna - Arabic name derived from the word maniya, meaning "to desire."
Marko -   Serbian and Slovene form of Greek Markos, meaning "defense" or "of the sea." Also in use by the Basques, Bulgarians, Dutch, Finnish, Germans, and Romani.
Marylyn - Variant spelling of English Marilyn, meaning "rebel-lake."
Malaika - Arabic name meaning "angels."
Malene - Danish contracted form of Latin Magdalena, meaning "of Magdala."
Matheus - Brazilian form of Hebrew Mattithyah, meaning "gift of God."
Marylu - Variant spelling of English Marylou, a compound name meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion" and "famous warrior."
Marylou - English compound name composed of Mary "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion" and Lou "famous warrior." 
Maryla - Polish pet form of Greek Maria, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Maryanna - English compound name composed of Mary "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion" and Anna "favor; grace."
Maryann - Variant spelling of English Maryanne, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion" and "favor/grace."
Maryana - Variant spelling of English Maryanna, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion" and "favor; grace." 
Maryam - Arabic form of Hebrew Miryam, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Marya - Russian form of Greek Maria, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Marwa - Arabic name derived from the name of a fragrant herb of ancient continental repute, spoken of in legends as an ingredient in medicine, soups, perfumes and even love potions. It is known in Latin as amaracum, in Greek as amarakos, in English as "sweet marjoram."
Marty - Pet form of English Martin, meaning "of/like Mars."
Martti - Finnish form of Latin Martinus, meaning "of/like Mars."
Marzio - Italian form of Roman Latin Marcius, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Maea - Latin form of Greek Maia, meaning "nursing mother." In mythology, this is the name of the eldest of the Pleiades and mother of Hermes by Zeus. 
Marlena - Contracted form of Latin Maria Magdalena, meaning "rebel of Magdala." 
Maritza - Pet form of Spanish María, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Marine - Feminine form of French Marin, meaning "of the sea."
Márk - Hungarian form of Greek Markos, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Marijana - Feminine form of Croatian/Slovene Marijan, meaning "like Marius."
Marija - Croatian form of Greek Maria, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Mare -   Latin name meaning "sea."
Martijn - Dutch form of Latin Martinus, meaning "of/like Mars."
Marijn - Dutch unisex form of Roman Latin Marinus, meaning "of the sea."
Marianne - French form of Latin Marianna, meaning "like Marius."
Marijke - Pet form of Dutch Marijse, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Marieke - Pet form of Dutch Marja, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Margriet - Dutch form of Latin Margarita, meaning "pearl."
Muhammad - Arabic name of a prophet who founded the Islamic religion, derived from the word hamid "praise," hence "praiseworthy."
Marajha - Esperanto name meaning "made of the sea."
Meyer - Variant spelling of Hebrew Meir, meaning "giving light."
Margherita - Italian form of Latin Margarita, meaning "pearl."
Mário - Portuguese form of Latin Marius, meaning "male, virile."
Mwanajuma - African Swahili name meaning "born on Friday."
Marielle - Pet form of French Marie, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Marleen - English variant form of Latin Marlena, meaning "rebel of Magdala." 
Motya - Pet form of Russian Matvey, meaning "gift of God." 
Mårten - Swedish form of Latin Martinus, meaning "of/like Mars."
Meztli -  Nahuatlunisex name meaning "moon."
Maynerd - Variant spelling of English Maynard, meaning "strong and hardy."
Meka - Hawaiian name meaning "eyes."
Margarites - Greek name derived from the word margaron, meaning "pearl."
Mimiteh - Native American Omaha name meaning "new moon."
Marianus - Roman Latin family name meaning "like Marius."
Matúš - Slovak form of Greek Mattathias, meaning "gift of God."
Mathúin - Modern Irish spelling of the Old Gaelic byname Mathghamhain, meaning "bear calf." 
Marcellino - Italian form of Roman Latin Marcellinus, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Mariella - Italian pet form of Latin Maria, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Marlyn - Contracted form of English Marilyn, meaning "rebel-lake."
Martis - A derivative of Roman Latin Mars, meaning "of/like Mars."
Mattia - Italian form of Hebrew Mattithyah, meaning "gift of God."
Marje - Variant spelling of English Marge, meaning "pearl."
Maev - Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Meadhbh, meaning "intoxicating." 
Maeleachlainn - Variant spelling of Irish Gaelic Maolseachlainn, meaning "devotee of Seachlainn."
Marquise - Variant spelling of English Marquis, meaning "governor of a border country."
Marjukka - Finnish pet form of Dutch/Finnish Marja, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Marjolaine - French spice name meaning "marjoram."
Marilynn - Variant spelling of English Marilyn, meaning "rebel-lake."
Mariette - Diminutive form of French Marie, meaning "little rebel."
Marietta - Italian diminutive form of Latin Maria, meaning "little rebel."
Marianna - Russian form of Latin Mariana, meaning "like Marius."
Marianela - Contracted form of Spanish María Estela, meaning "rebel-star."
Marguerita - Spanish form of Latin Margarita, meaning "pearl."
Margarita - Latin form of Greek Margarites, meaning "pearl."
Margarida - Galician-Portuguese form of Latin Margarita, meaning "pearl."
Margaret -  English form of French Marguerite, meaning "pearl."
Margareeta - Finnish form of Greek Margarites, meaning "pearl."
Marganita - Variant form of Hebrew Marganit, the name of a plant of Israel having blue, gold and red flowers.
Marganit - Hebrew name derived from the name of a plant of Israel having blue, gold and red flowers.
Marcellus - Roman Latin name meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Marcellinus - Late derivative of Latin Marcus, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Marcellin - French form of Roman Latin Marcellinus, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Màrtainn - Scottish Gaelic form of Latin Martinus, meaning "of/like Mars."
Martta - Finnish form of Greek Martha, meaning "lady, mistress." 
Martixa - Basque form of Spanish Martina, meaning "of/like Mars." 
Martius - Extended form of Latin Martis, meaning "of/like Mars."
Martino - Italian form of Latin Martinus, meaning "of/like Mars."
Marthe - French and German form of Greek Martha, meaning "lady, mistress." 
Marshan - Modern English blend of Marsha "defense" or "of the sea" and Anne "favor; grace."
Marsaili - Scottish Gaelic form of Latin Marcia, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Marquita - Latin form of French Marquite, meaning "awning, canopy." 
Marnina - Hebrew name meaning "rejoice."
Marnie - Variant spelling of English Marni, meaning "of the sea."
Marni - English pet form of Roman Latin Marina, meaning "of the sea."
Marna - Swedish form of Roman Latin Marina, meaning "of the sea."
Marly - Variant spelling of English Marlie, meaning "rebel of Magdala." 
Marlie - Pet form of English Marleen, meaning "rebel of Magdala." 
Marley - Variant spelling of English Marlie, meaning "rebel of Magdala." 
Marla - English pet form of Latin Marlena, meaning "rebel of Magdala." 
Markrid - Armenian form of Greek Margarites, meaning "pearl."
Markku - Finnish form of Greek Markos, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Marketta - Finnish form of Greek Margarites, meaning "pearl."
Marjory - Variant spelling of English Marjorie, meaning "pearl."
Marjani - African Swahili name meaning "coral."
Maritta - Finnish form of Greek Margarites, meaning "pearl."
Marita -  Pet form of Spanish María, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Marit - Norwegian and Swedish form of Greek Margarites, meaning "pearl."
Marissa - Modern English name derived from Latin maris, meaning "of the sea."
Marinus - Roman family name derived from the Latin word marinus, meaning "of the sea."
Marino - Italian form of Roman Latin Marinus, meaning "of the sea."
Marinda - Perhaps a transposed form of English Miranda, meaning "admirable."
Marin - French form of Roman Latin Marinus, meaning "of the sea."
Mariko - Japanese name meaning "true village child."
Marika - Pet form of Hungarian Mária, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Marijona - Feminine form of Lithuanian Marijus, meaning "like Marius."
Mariele - German pet form of Latin Maria, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Mariel - English variant spelling of French Marielle, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Marica -   Pet form of Hungarian Mária, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Mariano - Italian form of Roman Latin Marianus, meaning "like Marius."
Mari -   Japanese form of English Mary, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
Margrit - Swiss form of Latin Margarita, meaning "pearl."
Margot - Pet form of French Marguerite, meaning "pearl."
Margo - English variant spelling of French Margot, meaning "pearl."
Margit - Hungarian and Scandinavian form of Greek Margarites, meaning "pearl."
Margh - Cornish form of English Mark (from the Welsh), probably meaning "horse."
Margery - Medieval form of English Margaret, meaning "pearl."
Marged - Welsh form of Greek Margarites, meaning "pearl."
Marian - Medieval variant spelling of French Marion, meaning "little rebel." Compare with masculine Marian.
Marigold - English name derived from the flower name, composed of the name Mary "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion" and the word "gold."
Margaux - Variant spelling of French Margot, meaning "pearl."
Margaid - Manx form of Greek Margarites, meaning "pearl."
Marfa - Russian form of Greek Martha, meaning "lady, mistress."
Maret - Estonian form of Greek Margarites, meaning "pearl."
Maresol - Variant spelling of Spanish Marisol, meaning "rebellious-sun."
Marduk - Akkadian name meaning "solar calf." In Babylonian mythology, this is the name of a god said to have killed a dragon named Tiamat. In the bible, he is known by the Hebrew name Merodach, and is a Babylonian idol, probably the planet Mars, which like Saturn was regarded by ancient Semites as the author of bloodshed and slaughter, and was propitiated with human victims.
Mardig - Armenian name meaning "warrior."
Marcius - A derivative of Roman Latin Marcus, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Márcio - Portuguese form of Roman Latin Marcius, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Marcie - Variant spelling of English Marcy, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Marci - Pet form of Roman Latin Marcia, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Marcela - Feminine form of Spanish Marcelo, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Marcel - French form of Roman Latin Marcellus, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Marceau - French form of Latin Marcus, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Marc -   Short form of French Marceau, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Maralyn - Variant spelling of English Marilyn, a compound name meaning "rebel-lake."
Marjut - Finnish pet form of Dutch/Finnish Marja, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion."
May -   English name sometimes given to baby girls born in the month of May which was named after the Greek goddess Maia, meaning "nursing mother." 
Marcelino - Portuguese and Spanish form of Roman Latin Marcellinus, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Mary - Middle English form of French Marie (Greek & Latin Maria), meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." In the bible, this is the name of many characters, including the mother of Jesus and a sister of Lazarus. 
Martita - Spanish pet form of Italian/Spanish Marta, meaning "lady, mistress."
Marjana - Slovene form of Latin Mariana, meaning "like Marius."
Maren - Danish form of Latin Marina, meaning "of the sea."
Mekhag - Armenian name meaning "clove."
Maqqedah - Hebrew name meaning "place of shepherds." In the bible, this is the name of a place in Judah, near Beth Horon, mentioned in Joshua 15:41.  
Mnatsagan - Armenian name meaning "permanent; eternal."
Maas - Dutch pet form of Greek Thōmas, meaning "twin."
Meera - Hindi name meaning "prosperous."
Mehmood - Variant spelling of Arabic Mahmud, meaning "praiseworthy."
Maeghan - Variant spelling of Irish Meaghan, meaning "pearl."
Mujahid - Arabic name meaning "struggler."
Msrah - Egyptian name meaning "born sixth."
Moke - Hawaiian form of Hebrew Moshe, meaning "drawn out."
Mia - Danish and Swedish pet form of Latin Maria, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." 
Mgrditch - Armenian name meaning "Baptist."
Meo - Short form of Italian Bartolomeo, meaning "son of Talmai."
Mwenye - African Swahili name meaning "lord, owner."
Mladen - Slavic name derived from the word mlad, meaning "young."
Mable - Variant spelling of English Mabel, meaning "lovable." 
Mehmud - Variant spelling of Arabic Mahmud, meaning "praiseworthy."
Myles - Variant spelling of English Miles, meaning "son of Mile."
Maynard - English surname transferred to forename use, derived from the Norman personal name Mainard, meaning "strong and hardy."
Maeveen - Pet form of English Maeve, meaning "intoxicating."
Mab -   Possibly an Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Meadhbh, meaning "intoxicating." 
Mamie - Pet form of English Mary "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion," and Margaret "pearl." 
Mehrdad - A derivative of Middle Persian Mihrdat, meaning "given by Mihr."
Minkah - Egyptian name meaning "justice."
Mudada - Egyptian name meaning "provider."
Mowriyah - Hebrew name meaning "chosen by God." In the bible, this is the name of the mountain where Abraham prepared to sacrifice Isaac to God.
Mochni - Native American Hopi name meaning "talking bird."
Moema - Native American Tupi name meaning "sweet."
Mouses - Variant spelling of Greek Moyses, meaning "drawn out." In the bible, this is the name of the leader who brought the Israelites out of bondage and led them to the promised land. 
Mabelle - English name derived from the French phrase ma belle, meaning "my beautiful one."
Meoquanee - Native American Cheyenne name meaning "wears red."
Mimmi - Pet form of Finnish Vilhelmiina, meaning "will-helmet."
My - Swedish pet form of Latin Maria, meaning "obstinacy, rebelliousness" or "their rebellion." 
Maegan - Variant spelling of English Meagan, meaning "pearl."
Mawrth - Welsh form of Roman Mars, meaning "of the sea."
Mayte - Variant spelling of Spanish Maite, meaning "rebellious-harvester."
Mazatl - Nahuatl name meaning "deer."
Mazin - Arabic name meaning "rain clouds."
Mkhai - Egyptian name meaning "fight."
Mkhitar - Armenian name meaning "comforter."
Mefodiy - Russian form of Latin Methodius, meaning "method."
Meydad - Hebrew name meaning "love." In the bible, this is the name of a prophet who lived in the time of Moses. Medad is the Anglicized form.
Meonothai - Hebrew name meaning "habitations of Jehovah" or "my habitations." In the bible, this is the name of the father of Ophrah.
Mogens - Danish form of Roman Latin Magnus, meaning "great."
Maitiú - Old Gaelic form of French Mathieu, meaning "gift of God."
Mecatl -  Nahuatl unisex name meaning "rope"or "lineage."
Martiñe - Basque feminine form of Latin Martinus, meaning "of/like Mars." 
Meed - Variant spelling of English unisex Mead, meaning "lives by a meadow."
Moisé - Old French form of Hebrew Moshe, meaning "drawn out."
Marva - Hebrew name derived from the name of a "mint" plant.
Momoztli -  Nahuatl unisex name meaning"altar."
Mona - Compare with feminine Mona. Native American Miwok name meaning "gathers jimson weed seed."
Mel - Unisex short form of English names beginning with Mel-.
Mairead - Scottish form of Greek Margarites, meaning "pearl."
Melek -  Hebrew name meaning "king." In the bible, this is the name of the second son of Micah. In use by the Armenians.
Morgan -   Welsh name, derived from ancient Celtic Morcant, probably meaning "sea circle." In use by the English as a unisex name.
Morgen - English variant spelling of Welsh Morgan, probably meaning "sea circle." In use by the English as a unisex name.
Maram - Arabic unisex name meaning "desire, wish."
Marama - Polynesian myth name of a moon god, meaning "moon."
Mosè - Italian form of Hebrew Moshe (Greek Mouses), meaning "drawn out."
Marcio - Spanish form of Roman Latin Marcius, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Moswen - Egyptian name meaning "light skin."
Mirosława - Feminine form of Polish Mirosław, meaning "peace-glory."
Meredith - English unisex name derived from Welsh Meredydd, probably meaning "sea day" or "sea sun."
Małgorzata - Polish form of Greek Margarites, meaning "pearl."
Moyolehuani -  Nahuatlunisex name meaning "enamored one."
Marian -  Short form of Roman Latin Marianus, meaning "like Marius." In use by the Romanians. Compare with feminine Marian.
Mozes - Dutch form of Greek Moyses, meaning "drawn out."
Mścisław - Polish name composed of the Slavic elements mshcha "vengeance" and slav "glory," hence "vengeance-glory."
Merit - Variant spelling of English unisex Merritt, meaning "boundary gate." Compare with strictly feminine Merit.
Marijn - Dutch unisex form of Roman Latin Marinus, meaning "of the sea."
Merle - English unisex name, derived from the Old French word merle, meaning "blackbird." It first came to public notice in the 1930s with the actress Merle Oberon, and is mostly given to girls.
Merlin - English form of Latin Merlinus, the name of a famous wizard of Arthurian legend, meaning "sea-fort."Merlin was introduced into Arthurian legend by Geoffrey of Monmouth. According toGeoffrey, Merlin was the son of a demon and a princess. He became known for his prophetic abilities at a very young age and was consulted by King Vortigern to explain why his castle kept collapsing. Merlin revealed that there was an underground lake in which two dragons slept, a white one and a red one, representing the Saxons and Britons, and this was the portent for things to come. He is also called Myrddin Emrys, meaning "Merlin the Immortal." 
Merlyn - Unisex form of English Merlin, meaning "sea fort."
Mudiwa - African Shona unisex name meaning "beloved."
Mario - Italian and Spanish form of Latin Marius, meaning "male, virile."
Merrill - English surname transferred to unisex forename use, derived from the personal name Meriel, meaning "sea-bright."
Marion - Variant spelling of Roman Latin Marian, meaning "like Marius." Compare with feminine Marion.
Maris - Myth name of an Etruscan god of agriculture whom Roman Mars was later associated with, derived from Latin maris, meaning "of the sea." Compare with feminine Maris.
Merritt - English surname transferred to unisex forename use, from the Old English term moere gaet, meaning "boundary gate." 
Marjan - Slovene form of Roman Latin Marianus, meaning "like Marius."
Mark -   Anglicized form of Welsh March, meaning "horse." In Arthurian legend, this is the name of a king of Cornwall.
Meryl - Variant form of English unisex Merrill, meaning "sea-bright."
Mnêmê - Greek name meaning "memory." In mythology, this is the name of one of the three original Muses. 
Meryle - Variant spelling of English unisex Merrill, meaning "sea-bright."
Mnêmosynê - Greek name meaning "memory." In mythology, this is the name of the personification of memory, a Titaness and daughter of Gaia and Uranus. 
Medea - Latin form of Greek Medeia, meaning "cunning." In mythology, this is the name of the sorceress who helped Jason steal the Golden Fleece from his father. When Jason later abandoned her for another woman, she got revenge by killing two of her own children fathered by him. 
Markus -   English form of Latin Marcus, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Marten - Low German form of Latin Martinus, meaning "of/like Mars."
Martin -   English form of Roman Latin Martinus, meaning "of/like Mars."
Meztli -  Nahuatlunisex name meaning "moon."
Mônica - Portuguese form of Latin Monica, possibly meaning "advise, counsel."
Marcia - Feminine form of Roman Latin Marcius, meaning "defense" or "of the sea."
Monica - Latin name, possibly derived from the Latin word monere, meaning "advise, counsel."
Michał - Polish form of Greek Michaēl, meaning "who is like God?"
Michal - Czech and Slovak form of Greek Michaēl, meaning "who is like God?" Compare with feminine Michal.
Mìcheal - Scottish Gaelic form of Greek Michaēl, meaning "who is like God?"
Michele - Italian form of Greek Michaēl, meaning "who is like God?"
Melanie - English form of French Mélanie, meaning "black, dark." 
Michi - Japanese unisex name meaning "pathway."
Margareta -   Danish and Swedish variant spelling of Scandinavian Margaretha, meaning "pearl." 
Mickey - Unisex pet form of English Michael and Michaela, both meaning "who is like God?"
Melete - Latin form of Greek Meletê, meaning "practice." In mythology, this is the name of one of the three original Muses, before their number was increased to nine. 
Masozi - African Tumbuka unisex name meaning "tears."
Mieczysław - Polish name composed of the Slavic elements miecz "man; sword" and slav "glory," hence "man of glory" or "sword of glory."
Mies - Pet form of Dutch Bartolomeüs, meaning "son of Talmai."  Compare with feminine Mies.
Masumi - Japanese unisex name meaning "true lucidity."
Melissa - Greek name derived from the word melissa, meaning "honey-sap." In mythology, this is the name of a nymph who cared for Zeus in his infancy.
Macey - English surname transferred to unisex forename use, from a variant spelling of the surname Massey which was originally a pet form of Matthew, meaning "gift of God."
Mac dara - Irish Gaelic name meaning "son of oak." This is the name of a patron saint and is still common in Ireland, especially in Connemara.
Matej - Slovene form of Greek Mattathias, meaning "gift of God."
Melpomene - Latin form of Greek Melpomenê, meaning "choir." In mythology, this is the name of the muse of tragedy.
Macie - Variant spelling of English unisex Macey, meaning "gift of God."
Miho - Short form of Croatian Mihovil, meaning "who is like God?" Compare with feminine Miho.
Mackenzie - Scottish surname transferred to unisex forename use, from an Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Coinnich "son of Coinneach," hence "comely; finely made."
Mika -   Pet form of Finnish Mikko, meaning "who is like God?"
Macy - Variant spelling of English unisex Macey, meaning "gift of God."
Maddison - Variant spelling of English unisex Madison, meaning "son of Madde."
Miki - Pet form of English Michael, meaning "who is like God?"
Méraud - French surname transferred to forename use, derived from the word emeraude, meaning "emerald."
Madison - English surname transferred to unisex forename use, meaning "son of Madde."
Madoka - Japanese unisex name meaning 1) "circle" or 2) "circle, flower."
Meri - Hebrew name meaning "bitter" and "rebellious." 
Miłogost - Polish name composed of the Slavic elements mil "favor, grace" and gost "guest," hence "favorable guest" or "graceful guest."
Mattie - Pet form of English Matthew, meaning "gift of God." Compare with feminine Mattie.
Miłosław - Polish name composed of the Slavic elements mil "favor, grace" and slav "glory," hence "favor glory."
Miłosz - Pet form of Polish Miłosław, meaning "favor glory."
Mahuizoh -  Nahuatl unisex name meaning "glorious person."
Matty - Variant spelling of English Mattie, meaning "gift of God." Compare with feminine Matty.
Ming -  Chinese unisex name meaning 1) "bright, clear" and 2) "engrave."
Makoto - Japanese unisex name meaning "sincere, true."
Mirosław - Polish name, composed of the Slavic elements mir "peace" and slav "glory," hence "peace-glory."
Mieczysława - Feminine form of Polish Mieczysław, meaning "man of glory" or "sword of glory."
Mæja - Icelandic form Greek Maia, meaning "nursing mother."
Mitsuru - Japanese unisex name meaning "full" or " growing."
Malka - Hebrew unisex name meaning "queen" for girls and "king" for boys. 
Magdaléna - Czech and Slovak form of Greek Magdalēnē, meaning "of Magdala."
Mallory - English surname transferred to unisex forename use, derived from a Norman French byname for an unfortunate person, from Old French malheure, meaning "unfortunate, unhappy, unlucky."
Magdalene - English and German form of Greek Magdalēnē, meaning "of Magdala." In the bible, this is the name of a woman who was cleansed of sin by Jesusand remained with him throughout his ministry, and witnessed his crucifixion and resurrection. 
Mo - Pet form of English Morris, meaning "dark-skinned; Moor." Compare with feminine Mo.
Mames - Chamoru unisex name meaning"kind; sweet."
Maza blaska - Native American Dakota name meaning "flat iron."
Moana - Hawaiian unisex name meaning "wide expanse of water."
Manauia -  Nahuatlunisex name meaning "defend."
Mckenzie - Variant spelling of English unisex Mackenzie, meaning "comely, finely made."
Märta - Swedish form of English Margaret, meaning "pearl."
Marta - Italian and Spanish form of Greek Martha, meaning "lady, mistress." 
Mead - English surname transferred to unisex forename use, denoting someone who "lives by a meadow." 
Meade - Variant spelling of English unisex Mead, meaning "lives by a meadow."
Moe - Pet form of English Moses, meaning "drawn out."

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