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 :
DA m & f Chinese
From Chinese () meaning "achieve, arrive at, intelligent" (which is usually only masculine), () meaning "big, great, vast, high", or other characters with a similar pronunciation.
DAAN m Dutch
Short form of DANIËL.
DACIANA f Romanian
Derived from Dacia, the old Roman name for the region which is now Romania and Moldova.
DACRE m English (Rare)
From a surname which was originally derived from a place name in Cumbria, of Brythonic origin meaning "trickling stream".
DADA f Western African , Yoruba
Means "curly hair" in Yoruba.
DADO m Portuguese
Portuguese diminutive of EDUARDO.
DADO m Croatian
Croatian diminutive of DAMIR and other names containing the sound da.
DAE-JUNG m Korean
From Sino-Korean (dae) meaning "big, great, vast, large, high" combined with (jung) meaning "middle". Other combinations of hanja characters can form this name as well. A notable bearer was South Korean president Kim Dae-jung (1924-2009).
DAEDALUS m Greek Mythology (Latinized)
Latinized form of the Greek Δαιδαλος (Daidalos) which was derived from δαιδαλλω (daidallo) meaning "to work cunningly". In Greek myth Daedalus was an Athenian inventor who was banished to Crete. There he designed the Labyrinth for King Minos, but he and his son Icarus were eventually imprisoned...
DAENERYS f Literature
Created by author George R. R. Martin for a character in his series 'A Song of Ice and Fire', first published 1996, and the television adaption 'Game of Thrones' (2011-). An explanation for the meaning of her name is not provided, though it is presumably intended to be of Valyrian origin. In...
DAFFODIL f English (Rare)
From the name of the flower, ultimately derived from Dutch de affodil meaning "the asphodel".
DAFINA f Albanian , Macedonian
Albanian and Macedonian form of DAPHNE.
DAFNA f Hebrew
Means "laurel" in Hebrew.
DAFNE f Italian
Italian form of DAPHNE.
DAFNI f Greek
Modern Greek form of DAPHNE.
DAFYDD m Welsh
Welsh form of DAVID. This name was borne by Dafydd ap Gruffydd, a 13th-century Welsh ruler, and Dafydd ap Gwilym, a 14th-century poet.
DAG m Swedish , Norwegian , Danish
Derived from Old Norse dagr meaning "day".
DAGAN m Semitic Mythology
Variant of DAGON.
DAGDA m Irish Mythology
Means "good god" in Celtic. In Irish myth Dagda (called also The Dagda) was the powerful god of the earth, knowledge, magic, abundance and treaties, a leader of the Tuatha De Danann. He was skilled in combat and healing and possessed a huge club, the handle of which could revive the dead.
DAGFINN m Norwegian , Danish
From the Old Norse name Dagfinnr, which was composed of the elements dagr "day" and Finnr "Sámi, person from Finland".
DAGFINNR m Ancient Scandinavian
Old Norse form of DAGFINN.
DAGMÆR f Ancient Scandinavian
Old Norse form of DAGMAR.
DAGMAR f Danish , Swedish , Norwegian , Icelandic , German , Czech , Slovak
From the Old Norse name Dagmær, derived from the elements dagr "day" and mær "maid". This was the name adopted by the popular Bohemian wife of the Danish king Valdemar II when they married in 1205. Her birth name was Markéta.
DAGMARA f Polish
Polish form of DAGMAR.
DAGNEY f Various
Variant of DAGNY.