C names, Female, Literature, Physical Attributes, Proto-Hellenic, Proto-Indo-European, Virtues/Attributes

Corisande

Corisande is a female given name of uncertain origin and meaning. Its first use was by Castilian writer Garci Rodríguez de Montalvo (1450-1504) in his most famous work, Amadís de Gaula (Amadis of Gaul in English), a chivalric romance along the lines of the Arthurian romances. He may have based from Spanish corazón meaning "heart" which comes from… Continue reading Corisande

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Hebrew, Male, R names, Virtues/Attributes

Raffaello

Raffaello is the Italian form of Raphael, which comes from Hebrew Rafa’el meaning “God has healed”. Origin: Hebrew Variants: Raffaele (Italian) Raffaellino (Italian) Raphael (English, German) Raffael (German) Rafael (Spanish, Portuguese, German, Hungarian, Slovene) Rafaël (Dutch) Raphaël (French) Rafał (Polish) Rafail (Greek, Russian) Rafa'el (Biblical Hebrew)   Female forms: Raffaella (Italian) Raphaela (German, English) Raffaela (German) Rafaela (Spanish, Portuguese)… Continue reading Raffaello

Bright/Clear, Japanese, Male, Numbers, S names, Virtues/Attributes, Word names

Shoji

Shoji is a Japanese male name with a variety of meanings depending on the kanji used: "correct; justice; righteous; a number of 1040+ reign;  be at peace;  calm down;  subdue;  quell;  govt;  cure;  heal;  rule;  conserve" (正治); "prosperous; bright; clear + two" (昌二); "shining; bright + two" (昭二); "level + director;  official;  govt office;  rule;  administer" (庄司); "auspicious; … Continue reading Shoji

Earth, Elements, Japanese, Male, Nature, Numbers, R names, Virtues/Attributes, Water

Renji

Renji is a Japanese male name with a variety of meanings depending on the kanji used:  "bargain; reason; charge; suspicion; point; account; purity; honest; low price; cheap; rested; contented; peaceful + two" (廉二); "bargain; reason; charge; suspicion; point; account; purity; honest; low price; cheap; rested; contented; peaceful + next; order; sequence" (廉次); "romance; in love;… Continue reading Renji

Hebrew, Male, R names, Surname names, Virtues/Attributes

Raphael

Raphael comes from Hebrew Rafa'el meaning "God has healed". It's also a surname originating from the given name. Nicknames: Raph/Raf Origin: Hebrew Variants: Rafael (Spanish, Portuguese, German, Hungarian, Slovene, Macedonian) Rafinha (Portuguese diminutive of Rafael) Rafa (Spanish diminutive of Rafael) Raffael (German) Raphaël (French) Rafa'el (Hebrew) Rafaël (Dutch) Raffaele (Italian) Raffaello (Italian) Rafał (Polish)   Female forms:… Continue reading Raphael