Animals, Apple/Apple tree, Female, Food, Fox, Greek mythology, Honey, M names, Mythological creatures, Mythology, Nature, Nickname names, Nymphs, Proto-Celtic, Proto-Germanic, Proto-Indo-European, Proto-Kartvelian, Surname names, Virtues/Attributes, Word names

Melia

Melia is the name of a nymph in Greek mythology, the daughter of the god Oceanus, as well as the name of several figures in Greek mythology; the Meliae are a group of nymphs of the ash tree (also known as the Meliades). The name means "ash tree" from Ancient Greek, a derivative of meli (honey). Melia is also the name… Continue reading Melia

A names, Female, Male, Nature, Proto-Indo-European, Surname names, Unisex, Virtues/Attributes

Ashley

Ashley comes from an English surname, a habitational name meaning "ash tree clearing" made up from Old English æsċ (ash tree) and leah (wood, clearing). Ashley was originally used as a boy's name but it became popular as a girl's name. Origin: Proto-Indo-European Variants: Ashlee (English) Ashleigh (English) Ashlea (English) Ashlie (English) Ashlyn (English) Ashlynn (English)… Continue reading Ashley

A names, Emotion/Feelings, Hebrew, Joy, Male, Nature, Proto-Indo-European, Surname names, Virtues/Attributes

Asher

Asher comes from a Hebrew name meaning "happy, blessed". Asher is also a surname, originating from the given name but as an English surname it's a topographical name for someone who lived near an ash tree made up from Middle English asche (ash) combined with the habitational suffix -er. Nicknames: Ash Origin: Hebrew, Proto-Indo-European Variants: Aser (Biblical… Continue reading Asher

Male, N names, Nature, Proto-Indo-European, Surname names, Virtues/Attributes

Nash

Nash comes from an English surname, a topographical name for someone who lived near an ash tree. It's made up from Middle English atten ash or atte nash meaning "at the ash tree" or "near an ash tree", made up from Old English æsċ (ash tree; and in a more poetic sense "spear", as well as also being… Continue reading Nash