B names, Female, Male, Proto-Indo-European, Unisex, Virtues/Attributes, Word names

Bodhi

Bodhi is a concept in Buddhism that refers to the state of enlightenment that occurs when one reaches the state of nirvana, which ends the cycle of death and rebirth and all suffering that comes with it. Bodhi comes from Sanskrit meaning "awakened, enlightened", essentially referring to someone who has obtained perfect knowledge and wisdom, deriving from… Continue reading Bodhi

A names, Celtic, Earth, Elements, Female, Gaelic, Gaulish/Celtic mythology, Hawaiian, Irish mythology, Mythology, Nature, Physical Attributes, Proto-Indo-European, Scottish, Virtues/Attributes

Alana

Alana is the feminine form of Alan, an English male name of uncertain etymology which may possibly mean “little rock” or “noble” from Old Irish ail. It also means “beautiful, handsome” from Scottish Gaelic àlainn (beautiful, fine, splendid). Alan may also be derived from the name of a Celtic god, Alaunus, which may be derived from Proto-Celtic *aleti meaning “to nourish, grow” from Proto-Indo-European… Continue reading Alana

C names, Female, Sanskrit, Virtues/Attributes

Chetana

Chetana is an Indian female name, the feminine form of Chetan meaning "conscious, consciousness; intelligence, understanding, awakening". Origin: Sanskrit Male forms: Chetan (Indian, Hindi, Marathi, Gujarati, Kannada)   Chetana- चेतना (Hindi)