List of names

List of names , where usage is French

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ABEL m English , French , Spanish , Portuguese , Georgian , Biblical , Biblical Latin , Biblical Greek
From the Hebrew name הֶבֶל (Hevel) meaning "breath". In the Old Testament he is the second son of Adam and Eve, murdered out of envy by his brother Cain. In England, this name came into use during the Middle Ages, and it was common during the Puritan era.
ABRAHAM m English , Hebrew , Spanish , French , Dutch , German , Swedish , Norwegian , Danish , Biblical , Biblical Latin
This name may be viewed either as meaning "father of many" in Hebrew or else as a contraction of ABRAM (1) and הָמוֹן (hamon) meaning "many, multitude". The biblical patriarch Abraham was originally named Abram but God changed his name (see Genesis 17:5). With his father Terah, he led his wife...
ACHILLE m French , Italian
French and Italian form of ACHILLES.
ADAM m English , French , German , Dutch , Swedish , Norwegian , Danish , Polish , Czech , Slovak , Russian , Ukrainian , Croatian , Serbian , Macedonian , Romanian , Catalan , Hebrew , Arabic , Georgian , Biblical , Biblical Latin , Biblical Greek , Biblical Hebrew
This is the Hebrew word for "man". It could be ultimately derived from Hebrew אדם ('adam) meaning "to be red", referring to the ruddy colour of human skin, or from Akkadian adamu meaning "to make".

According to Genesis in the Old Testament Adam was created from the earth by God (there is a word...
ADÉLAÏDE f French
French form of ADELAIDE.
ADÉLARD m French (Quebec)
French form of ADALHARD.
ADÈLE f French
French form of ADELA.
ADELINE f French , English
French and English form of ADELINA.
ADOLPHE m French
French form of ADOLF.
ADRIEN m French
French form of ADRIAN.
ADRIENNE f French
French feminine form of ADRIAN.
AGATHE f French , German , Norwegian , Danish , Greek , Ancient Greek
Cognate of AGATHA.
AGLAÉ f French
French form of AGLAIA.
AGNÈS f French , Catalan
French and Catalan form of AGNES.
AIMÉ m French
From Old French Amé, the masculine form of Amée (see AMY).
AIMÉE f French
French form of AMY.
ALAIN m French
French form of ALAN.
ALAN m English , Scottish , Breton , French
The meaning of this name is not known for certain. It was used in Brittany at least as early as the 6th century, and it possibly means either "little rock" or "handsome" in Breton. Alternatively, it may derive from the tribal name of the Alans, an Iranian people who migrated into Europe in the...
ALBAN m German , French , Albanian , English (Rare)
From the Roman cognomen Albanus which meant "from Alba". Alba (from Latin albus "white") was the name of various places within the Roman Empire, including the city Alba Longa. This name was borne by Saint Alban, the first British martyr (4th century). According to tradition, he sheltered a...
ALBERT m English , French , Catalan , German , Polish , Russian , Dutch , Swedish , Norwegian , Danish , Icelandic , Romanian , Hungarian , Ancient Germanic
From the Germanic name Adalbert, which was composed of the elements adal "noble" and beraht "bright". This name was common among medieval German royalty. The Normans introduced it to England, where it replaced the Old English cognate Æðelberht. Though it became rare in England by the 17th...
ALBERTE f French , Danish
French and Danish feminine form of ALBERT.
ALBERTINE f French
French feminine form of ALBERT.
ALBIN m Swedish , Norwegian , Danish , Polish , French , English , Slovene
Form of ALBINUS.
ALBINE f French
French form of ALBINA.
ALCIDE m Italian , French (Rare)
Italian and French form of ALCIDES.