Maha

Maha is an Arabic female name meaning “oryx” in reference to the Arabic oryx though I’ve also seen it meaning “wild cow”. In either case, the reference is to the beautiful dark eyes of the animal. I’ve also seen Maha listed as being a Persian female name meaning “moon” or “moon-like” but from what I…

Calder

Calder comes from an English and Scottish surname though with two very different origins. The first is that it comes from a place name in Cumbria, deriving its name from a nearby river, possibly made up of Welsh caled (hard) and dwfr (water, stream) both derived from a PIE source, so the name essentially means “hard water”…

Byron

Byron is an English surname derived from a place name meaning “place of the cow sheds”, either a locational name or an occupational name for someone who herded cows. It derives from Old English byrum via PIE root word. Origin: Proto-Indo-European Variants: Byrom (English)