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Name Meaning of Name Gender Origin
ADELYTE has good humor female german

 

ADOLPHA ADALWOLFA Feminine form of Adolph. Noble she-wolf. female

 

ADRIAN ADRIANE dark female

 

AGATHE AGATHA good female

 

ALARICE Old German name meaning all-ruler; noble king.Feminine form of Alaric king of the Visigoths. Variant Alarica exists. female

 

ALBERGA noble.Also a Latin name meaning white and related to a French/Italian word meaning inn.Variant Alberge exists. female

 

ALBREDA Feminine form of Old French Aubrey counsel from the elves. female

 

ALDA Old German feminine form of Aldo and Otto Old; prosperous.Variants include Aldabella Aldea

 

ALFONSINE Feminine form of Alfonso noble and ready for battle.Variants include Alfonsia Alonza

 

ALICE Old German name meaning “noble; nobility.” Variants include Adelice Aili Ailis

 

ALISON Diminutive form of Old German Alice woman of noble estate.Variants include Aili Alisann

 

ALIX Noble.See Alexandra. Variants include Alex Alexa Alexis

 

ALONSA eager female german

 

ALOYSIA ALOISIA famous fighting woman female

 

ALVAR ALVA ALVIE ALVAR

 

AMALASAND AMALASANDA industrious female

 

AMARA eternal female german

 

ANNEMARIE ANNAMARIA bitter grace female

 

ANTONIE priceless female german

 

ARABELLA eagle heroine female german

 

ARARINDA tenacious female german

 

ARMINA warrior maid female german

 

ARNALDA eagle strong female

 

BALLARD BALDHART bold strong

 

BATHILDA BATHILD BATHIL heroine

 

BERIT intelligent female german

 

BERNADETTE has the courage of a bear female german

 

BERTA BERTHA BERTINA intelligent

 

BINGA BINGE from the kettle-shaped hollow female

 

BLAS BLASA firebrand female

 

BRUNA BRUNE of the dark hair female

 

BRUNHILDE BRUNHILDA BRU dark

 

CHERYL Woman.Feminine form of Charles Man.Some variants are Charil Charyl

 

CHRISELDA strong female german

 

CLARIMOND CLARIMONDA CL brilliant protectress

 

CLOTILDA CLOTILDE heroine female

 

CONRADINA CONRADINE bold female

 

DAGMAR DAGOMAR glorious day female

 

DELLA bright female german

 

DIDRIKA folk rule female german

 

EADAION joyous friendship female german

 

EBBA strength female german

 

EDDA pleasant female german

 

EDELINE EDILINE EDELINA gracious

 

ELSE ELSIE ELSA ELSHA

 

EMILIE German form of Emily (industrious) female german

 

EMMA universal female german

 

ENGLEBERTA ENGELBERTHA bright angel

 

ERAMAN ERAMANA honorable female

 

ERMA war goddess female german

 

ERNA ERNESTINE ERNESTIN serious

 

ETHELINDA ETHELINDE noble serpent female

 

ETTA little one female german

 

FELDA from the field female german

 

FELISBERTA intelligent female german

 

FRANZISKA free female german

 

FRIEDA peaceful female german

 

FRITZI peaceful ruler female german

 

GAELLE stranger female german

 

GALIENA GALIANA haughty female

 

GENEVIEVE GENOWEFA GENO white wave

 

GERALDINE GERWALT GERWA mighty with a spear

 

GERDA GERDE GERDIE protected

 

GERTRUDE GERTRUT GERTRU myth name

 

GHISLAINE GUILIAINE pleasant oath female

 

GILBERTA GISILBERHTA hostage female

 

GRETCHEN little pearl female german

 

GRISELDA GRISJAHILDE GR gray battle-maid

 

GRISWALDA GRISWALDE from the gray forest female

 

GUDRUN GUDRUNA divine knowledge female

 

GUIDA guide female german

 

GUNILLA GUNNEL battle-maid female

 

GUSTEL noble female german

 

HALFRIDA HALIFRID HALFR peaceful heroine

 

HANNELORE HANNELORA name meaning unknown female

 

HARIMANNA HARIMANNE warrior maid female

 

HEDDA HADU vigorous battle-maid female

 

HEDWIG HADUWIG strife female

 

HEIDI HEIDA HILD HILDA

 

HELENE German form of Helen (light) female german

 

HELGA HALAG pious female

 

HELMA HILMA protective female

 

HERTA HERTHA of the earth female

 

HIDA HIDE warrior female

 

HILDEGARD HILDIMAR HILD glorious

 

HILDRETH HILDIRETH battle counselor female

 

HOLDA HOLDE HOLLE HULD

 

HUBERTA HUGIBERAHTA intelligent female

 

IDA IDAIA IDNA IDALIE

 

IDETTE IDETTA hard-working female

 

ILSE noble female german

 

IRMA IRMINE IRMINA IRM

 

ISA ISANE ISANA strong-willed

 

ISOLDA ISOLE ISOLD rule of ice

 

JAKOBA JAKOBE JAKOBIE feminine form of Jakob (supplanter)

 

JOHANNA German form of Joanna (God’s gracious gift) female german

 

JOLAN JOLANKA JOLI country

 

KAROLA KAROLINA KARLA

 

KATHARINA KATCHEN KATHE German form of Katherine (pure)

 

KUONRADA wise female german

 

LEODA LUETE LEOTA LEOP

 

LINDA LIND LINDIE snake

 

LISA LISE LISETTE devoted to God

 

LORELIE LURLINE LURLINA temptress

 

LORRAINE LORAINE made famous in battle female

 

LOTTE masculine female german

 

LOUISE LOUISANE LUISE

 

LUANA LUDKHANNAH LUANE graceful battle-maid

 

MAGD MADY MAGDA maiden

 

MAGNILDA MAGANHILDI MAG strong battle-maid

 

MALLORY MADELHARI army counselor female

 

MALENE MADDALENA MADALE magnificent

 

MARELDA MARILDA MARHILD famous battle-maid

 

MARLIS MARLISA MARIA bitter

 

MATHILDA MATHILDE MATHI mighty battle-maid

 

MILLICENT industrious female german

 

MINNA MINA MINNE MINDY

 

NADETTE NADETTA NADINE

 

NIXIE little water sprite female german

 

NORBERTA NORBERAHT NORB bright heroine

 

NORDICA NORDIKA from the north female

 

ODILE ODELINA ODIANE O

 

OLINDA defender of the land female german

 

OTKA OTTHILD OTTHILDE

 

PERAHTA glorious female german

 

PETRONILLE PETRONILLA rock female

 

PHILIPPINE PHILIPINNA loves horses female

 

RACHEL lamb female german

 

RICARDA ruler female german

 

RIKKA mistress of all female german

 

RILLA RILLE RILLIA RIL

 

ROCH glory female german

 

RODERICA RODERIKA famous ruler female

 

ROLANDA ROLANDE from the famous land female

 

ROMILDA RUOMHILDI ROMIL glorious battle-maid

 

ROSAMUND ROZOMUND ROSEM noted protector

 

RUDELLE RUDELLA RUPETTA famous

 

SENTA SENTE assistant female

 

SERILDA SAROHILDI SERHI armored battle-maid

 

SIGFREDA SIGFRIEDA SIGF victorious

 

SOLVIG SIGILWIG champion female

 

SUZANNE lily female german

 

TIBELDA TIBELDE TIBELDI boldest

 

TRUDA TRUDE TRUDCHEN fighting woman

 

TUGENDA virtue female german

 

ULLA has willpower female german

 

ULRIKE ULRICA ULKA ULI

 

VALBORGA protecting ruler female german

 

VANDA VANDE wanderer female

 

VERENA VERINA VERENE protector

 

VIBEKE VIVEKA little woman female

 

WALDA WELDA ruler female

 

WALDBURGA WALBORGA protecting ruler female

 

WANDA WANDE WANDY wanderer

 

WARDA guardian female german

 

WIDO warrior maiden female german

 

WILDA WILDE untamed female

 

WILHELMINA WILHELMINE resolute protector female

 

WINIFRED WINIFRID WINIF peaceful friend

 

WINOLA gracious friend female german

 

YSEULT ruler of ice female german

 

ABELARD ADELHARD resolute male

 

ADAL ADEL noble male

 

ADALARD ADALHARD brave male

 

ADALWINE AUDWIN AUDWINE noble friend

 

ADLER ADLAR AHREN AREN

 

ADOLF ADALWOLF ADOLPH noble wolf

 

ALARIC ALARICK ALARIK

 

ALBRECHT ADELBERT ADALB intelligent

 

ALDO ALD old wise

 

ALEMANNUS myth name male german

 

ALFONSO ALPHONSO ready male

 

ALGER ADALGAR noble spearman male

 

ALHSOM sacred fame male german

 

ALOIS famous warroir male german

 

ATMAN ALTMANN wise man male

 

ALVIN ALHWIN ALWIN ADA

 

AMORY AMERY ALHMARRIC divine

 

ANDREAS German form of Andrew (manly) male german

 

ANN name of a king male german

 

ANSON son of Ann (grace) male german

 

ANTON German form of Anthony (beyond praise) male german

 

ARCHARD strong male german

 

ARCHIMBALD ARCHIBALD bold male

 

ARMAND protective male german

 

ARNDT ARNAUD ARNOT ARN

 

ARNE ARE ADNE ARNEY

 

ARNWOLF eagle wolf male german

 

ARVIN friend of the people male german

 

AUDRIC AUDRICK ADALRIC

 

AXEL APSEL AKSEL father of peace

 

BALDEMAR princely male german

 

BALDRIC BALDRIK bold male

 

BALDWIN BALDWYN BALDUIN bold friend

 

BALTASAR protected by God male german

 

BANNAN commander male german

 

BANNRUOD famous commander male german

 

BARRET BEROWALT mighty as a bear male

 

BERDY intelligent male german

 

BERG mountain male german

 

BERN BERNE BER BERRIN

 

BERNARD BERNON BERNOT

 

BERTHOLD BERCHTWALD bright ruler male

 

BING BINGE from the kettle-shaped hollow male

 

BITTAN BITTEN desire male

 

BOGART BOGOHARDT bowstring male

 

BRANDEIS dwells on a burned clearing male german

 

BRENDAN BREN BRENDIS flame

 

BRUNO BRUNON brown male

 

BURHARDT BURKHART strong as a castle male

 

CLOVIS CHLODWIG famous warrior male

 

CONRAD CONRADIN CORD C

 

CORRADO bold male german

 

DAGOBERTO glorious day male german

 

DERRY DEARG red-haired male

 

DICK strong leader male german

 

DIEDERICH DIETRICH DEDR people’s ruler

 

DRUGI DRUD strong male

 

DUTCH DEUTSCH a German male

 

EBERHARD EBERHARDT EBUR strong as a boar

 

EDEL brave male german

 

EDINGU famous ruler male german

 

EDUARD German form of Edward (rich guardian) male german

 

EDWIN EDWYN happy friend male

 

EGINHARD EGINHARDT EINH strong with a sword

 

EHREN honorable male german

 

ELLERY lives by the alder tree male german

 

ELOY ELY famous fighter male

 

EMORY EMERY joint ruler male

 

ENGLBEHRT ENGLEBERT bright angel male

 

ERCHANBOLD sacred bold male

 

ERCHANHARDT EKHARD EKER sacred

 

ERHARDT ERHARD honor male

 

ERICH German form of Eric (forever strong) male german

 

ERNEST EARNEST ERNST E

 

ERRANDO bold venture male german

 

EUGEN noble male german

 

FRANZ German form of Frank (free) male german

 

FRIEDRICH FRITZ German form of Frederick (peaceful ruler) male

 

FREMONT FRIMUNT noble protector male

 

GEORG German form ofGeorge (farmer) male german

 

GERHARD GERARD GODDARD hard spear

 

GERLACH spear thrower male german

 

GHISLAIN oath male german

 

GILLEASBUIG bold male german

 

GODFREY GODFRIED GOTTFR peaceful god

 

GRISWOLD GRISWALD from the gray forest male

 

HACKETT HACKET little hacker male

 

HAMLET HAMLETT HAMOELET from the little home

 

HAMLIN loves the little home male german

 

HANS HANN HANNO HAN

 

HARDY HARTI daring male

 

HARIMAN HARIMANN protective male

 

HARTMAN HARDTMAN HARTMA strong

 

HARVEY soldier male german

 

HEINRICH German form of Henry (rules the home) male german

 

HELMUT HELMUTT brave male

 

HERNANDO adventuresome male german

 

HERRICK army leader male german

 

HEWETT HEWITT HEWLITT

 

HILDEBRAND HILDBRAND war sword male

 

HOBART HOBBARD HOBARD

 

HOWE HOW HOH high

 

HULBERT HULDIBERAHT HUB graceful

 

HUMPHREY HUNFRID HUNFRI peaceful Hun

 

INGEL ENGEL INGALL ING

 

INGELBERT bright angel male german

 

JAKOB German form of Jacob (supplanter) male german

 

JAPHET myth name male german

 

JARMAN JARMANN a German male

 

JARVIS sharp spear male german

 

JAY JAYE swift male

 

JOHAN JOHANN JOHANNES German form of John (God is gracious)

 

JOSEF German form of Joseph (He adds) male german

 

JURGEN German form of George (farmer) male german

 

KARL German form of Charles (manly) male german

 

KLAUS German form of Nicholas (victory of the people) male german

 

KONRAD KURT KUNO KONNI

 

KUHLBERT KULBERT KULBAR calm

 

LAMAR LAMARR LANDMARI land famous

 

LAMBRECHT LAMBERT LAMBA light of land

 

LEOPOLD LEOPOLDO prince of the people male

 

LINDBERG LINDEBERG from the linden-tree hill male

 

LORENZ LORITZ laurel male

 

LORING LOTHARING LOTHAR famous in battle

 

LUDWIG LUTZ LUDWIK LUK

 

MALLORY MADELHARI war counselor male

 

MANDEL almond male german

 

MANFRED MANFRIED MANFRI peaceful

 

MEINHARD MEINKE MEINO

 

MEINRAD strong advisor male german

 

NEFEN NEFIN NEF NEFF

 

ORBERT ODBERT ORBART O

 

OSWALD power of God male german

 

OTHMAN OTTO OTHO OTHMA

 

OTTO born eighth male german

 

OTTOKAR happy fighter male german

 

PENN commander male german

 

PENROD famous commander male german

 

PENROD famous commander male german

 

PEPIN PEPPI petitioner male

 

RAGNORAK myth name male german

 

RAINART RAINHARD REINHA strong judgment

 

RAINER REINER counsel male

 

RAMBERT REGINBERAHT RAM mighty

 

RAYMOND strong defender male german

 

REGINALD REGGIE RICH R

 

REYNARD REGINHARD REINH mighty brave

 

RICHMOND strong protector male german

 

RITTER knight male german

 

ROALD RALD famous leader male

 

ROCH RICO glory male

 

ROSSWALD ROSWELL ROSWAL horse mighty

 

ROTH red-haired male german

 

RUNE secret male german

 

RUTGER RUDIGER German form of Roger (famous spearman) male

 

RUODRIK RODRIK RODERICK famous ruler

 

RUPERT RUPRECHT bright fame male

 

SELIG SAELAC SELIK blessed

 

SIEGFRIED SIGIFRITH SIG victorious

 

SIGWALD SIGIWALD SIGWAL victorious ruler

 

SPANGLER SPENGLER tinsmith male

 

STEIN stone male german

 

TAB TABBERT TABBART brilliant

 

TIBALT prince of the people male german

 

TREFFEN meets male german

 

TRENNEN divides male german

 

TRETAN walks male german

 

UBEL evil male german

 

ULRICH ULI ULZ noble leader

 

VALDEMAR VALDEMARR famous ruler male

 

VERNADOS courage of a bear male german

 

VOLKER people’s guard male german

 

VOLNEY VOLLNY people’s spirit male

 

WAGNER wagon maker male german

 

WALDEMAR WALDEMARR famous ruler male

 

WALDO ruler male german

 

WALDRON WALDHRAMM WALDR ruling raven

 

WALFRED WALDIFRID WALFR peaceful ruler

 

WALLACHE WALLACE a Welshman male

 

WALLER army ruler male german

 

WALMOND WALDMUNT mighty protector male

 

WALTER WALTHARI powerful ruler male

 

WALTON WALTHARI powerful ruler male

 

WALTON WALTEN ruler male

 

WARREN WAREN loyal male

 

WEBER WEBBER weaver male

 

WENDELL WENDEL wanders male

 

WERNER WARNER WARENHARI defending warrior

 

WILBUR WILLAPERHT WILPE resolute

 

WILFRED WILLIFRID WILFR peaceful

 

WILHELM WILLIAMON German form of William (resolute protector) male

 

WILMER WILLAMAR WILLMAR resolute

 

WILMOT WILLIMOD WILMOD resolute spirit

 

WOLFGANG advancing wolf male german

 

WOLFRIC WOLFRICK WOLFRI wolf ruler

 

WOTAN myth name male german

 

ZELIG happy male german

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