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 :
VAAST m Flemish , Norman , Picard
Flemish, Norman and Picard form of VEDASTUS.
VÁCLAV m Czech , Slovak
Contracted form of the older name Veceslav, from the Slavic elements veche "more" and slava "glory". Saint Václav (known as Wenceslas in English) was a 10th-century duke of Bohemia murdered by his brother. He is the patron saint of the Czech Republic. This was also the name of several Bohemian...
VÁCLAVA f Czech
Czech feminine form of VÁCLAV.
VADIK m Russian
Diminutive of VADIM.
VADIM m Russian
Meaning unknown. It is used as a Russian form of BADEMUS, but it may actually be derived from the Slavic name VADIMIR or else from an Old Norse source.
VADIMIR m Russian (Rare)
Possibly from the Slavic elements vaditi "accuse" and miru "peace, world".
VAHAGN m Armenian Mythology , Armenian
From Avestan Verethragna meaning "breaking of defense, victory". In Armenian mythology this was the name of the heroic god of war.
VAHAN m Armenian
Means "shield" in Armenian.
VAHİD m Azerbaijani
Azerbaijani form of WAHID.
VAHID m Persian
Persian form of WAHID.
VAHİDE f Turkish
Turkish feminine form of WAHID.
VAHİT m Turkish
Turkish form of WAHID.
VAIHERE f Tahitian
From Tahitian vai "water" and here "loved, dear".
VAIMITI f Tahitian
From Tahitian vai "water" and miti "sea, salt".
VÄINÄMÖINEN m Finnish Mythology
Derived from Finnish väinä "wide and slow-flowing river". In Finnish mythology Väinämöinen was a wise old magician, the son of the primal goddess Ilmatar. He is the hero of the Finnish epic the 'Kalevala'.
VÄINÖ m Finnish
Short form of VÄINÄMÖINEN.
VAISHNAVI f Hinduism , Tamil , Indian , Telugu , Marathi
Derived from the name of the Hindu god VISHNU, meaning "belonging to Vishnu". This is the name of one of the seven Matrika goddesses in Hinduism.
VAITIARE f Tahitian
From Tahitian vai "water" and tiare "flower".
VAIVA f Lithuanian
From Lithuanian vaivorykštė meaning "rainbow".
VAKHA m Chechen
Derived from Nakh vakha "to live".
VAKHTANG m Georgian
Derived from Old Persian varka-tanu meaning "wolf-bodied". This name was borne by several kings of Georgia.
VAL m & f English
Short form of VALENTINE (1), VALERIE, and other names beginning with Val.
VALARIE f English
Variant of VALERIE.
VALARY f English (Rare)
Variant of VALERIE.
VALDA f Latvian
Modern coinage from Germanic wald meaning "power, rule". It has been in use only since the 20th century.