Coptic, Emotion/Feelings, Female, Greek mythology, Japanese, K names, Love/Beloved, Male, Mythology, Nature, Numbers, Persian, Persian mythology, Physical Attributes, Place names, Proto-Indo-European, Surname names, Unisex, Virtues/Attributes

Karen

Karen is the Danish shortened form of Katherine, which is the English form of Greek Aikaterine though the etymology behind the name is not certain. It could be derived from another Greek name, Hekaterine from hekateros meaning “each of the two” or from Hecate, the name of the Greek goddess of witchcraft, the underworld, and crossroads. Though her name is of uncertain meaning it’s… Continue reading Karen

A names, Animals, Birds, Eagle, Greek mythology, Male, Mythology, Proto-Indo-European, Proto-Indo-Iranian, Virtues/Attributes, Word names

Aras

Aras is a Lithuanian male which comes from the Lithuanian word meaning "eagle". I've also seen Aras listed as being a Kurdish, Persian, Turkish, and Urdu male name meaning "equal, balanced" which seems to be derived from the name of a river that runs from Turkey to Armenia, Iran, and Azerbaijan. However, according to Armenian tradition, the… Continue reading Aras

Ancient Greek, Earth, Elements, Male, P names, Surname names

Petros

Petros is the Greek and Armenian form of Peter which is the English form of Ancient Greek Petros meaning “stone, rock” derived from an unknown source. Petros is also a surname, either derived from the given name or a shortened form of Greek surname Petropoulos. Origin: Ancient Greek Variants: Peter (English, German, Dutch, Swedish, Norwegian, Danish, Slovene, Slovak) Petrus… Continue reading Petros

D names, Hebrew, Male, Surname names

Daniel

Origin: Hebrew Meaning: a male name meaning "God is my judge". As well as being a given name, Daniel is also a surname from the same source. Nicknames include Danny/Dannie/Danni and Dan. Variants: Danilo (Italian, Portuguese, Spanish, Slovene, Serbian, Croatian) Daniele (Italian) Danijel (Slovene, Croatian, Serbian) Danyal (Arabic, Persian, Urdu, Turkish) Taniel (Armenian) Danel (Basque)… Continue reading Daniel