List of names

List of names

  • By Letter : A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
  • By Gender : Masculine Feminine Unisex
  • By Usage :
BAADUR m Georgian
Georgian form of BAHADUR.
BAAK m Frisian
Originally a short form of names starting with the Germanic element badu "fight, struggle".
BAAKO m & f Western African , Akan
Means "first born child" in Akan.
BA'AL m Semitic Mythology , Biblical Hebrew
Hebrew form of Semitic ba'l meaning "lord, master, possessor". This was the title of various deities, often associated with storms and fertility, who were worshipped by the Canaanites, Phoenicians, and other peoples of the ancient Near East. It was particularly applied to the god Hadad.
BAAL m Semitic Mythology , Biblical Greek , Biblical Latin , Biblical
Variant spelling of BA'AL, and the form used in most translations of the Bible.
BA'AL HAMMON m Semitic Mythology
From Semitic ba'l meaning "lord" prefixing another word of uncertain meaning. This was the name of the supreme god worshipped in the Phoenician city of Carthage, alongside his consort Tanith.
BAAL-ZEBUB m Biblical
Form of BEELZEBUB used in many English versions of the Old Testament.
BA'AL ZEVUV m Biblical Hebrew
Hebrew form of BEELZEBUB.
BAARD m Norwegian
Variant of BÅRD.
BABAJIDE m Western African , Yoruba
Means "father has returned" in Yoruba.
BABAK m Persian , Ancient Persian
Means "little father" in Persian. This was the name of the father of Ardashir, the founder of the Sassanid Empire in Persia. It was also borne by the 9th-century resistance leader Babak Khorramdin.
BABAR m Urdu
Variant transcription of BABUR.
BABATUNDE m Western African , Yoruba
Means "father has returned" in Yoruba.
BABER m Urdu
Variant transcription of BABUR.
BABETTE f French
French diminutive of ELIZABETH.
BABIRYE f Eastern African , Ganda
Means "first of twins" in Luganda.
BABIS m Greek
Diminutive of CHARALAMPOS.
BABS f English
Diminutive of BARBARA.
BAB√úR m Turkish
Turkish form of BABUR.
BABUR m Urdu
From a Persian word meaning "tiger". This was the nickname of Zahir ud-Din Muhammad, the 16th-century founder of the Mughal Empire in India.
BABYLAS m Late Greek , French (Rare)
Derived from the name of the ancient Mesopotamian city of Babylon. Saint Babylas was a 3rd-century patriarch of Antioch who was martyred during the reign of the Roman emperor Decius.
BACCHUS m Greek Mythology (Latinized)
From Greek Βακχος (Bakchos), derived from ιαχο (iacho) meaning "to shout". This was another name of the Greek god Dionysos, and it was also the name that the Romans commonly used for him.
BADA m Anglo-Saxon
Old English name probably derived from beadu meaning "battle".
BADEMUS m History
Latinized form of a Persian name of unknown meaning. Saint Bademus was a 4th-century Persian martyr who was a victim of Shapur II's persecutions.
BADR m & f Arabic
Means "full moon" in Arabic.