Ancient Greek, Literature, M names, Male, Proto-Indo-European, Virtues/Attributes, Word names

Makar

Makar is the Russian form of Makarios, an Ancient Greek male name meaning "blessed, happy" from Ancient Greek makar (blessed). Makar is also a Scottish term for a poet or a bard. It's the equivalent of English word maker. Its plural form is makaris. Origin: Ancient Greek, Proto-Indo-European Variants: Makari (Russian) Makariy (Russian) Makarios (Late Greek) Macarius (Latinized Late Greek)… Continue reading Makar

Hindu mythology, K names, Male, Mythology, Proto-Indo-European, Virtues/Attributes, Word names

Kavi

Kavi is an Indian male name meaning "wise man, sage, poet" and comes from a term for an intelligent man and thinker as well as used as an epithet for several Hindu gods. It derives from Proto-Indo-Iranian *káwiš (seer, poet; institutor of religious rites) via PIE root word *(s)kewh₁- (to perceive; to observe). Origin: Proto-Indo-European  

Animals, Fish, Food, Japanese, Literature, Male, Plum, Proto-Indo-Iranian, R names, Virtues/Attributes

Rishi

Rishi is an Indian male name meaning "sage, poet" whoch was originally used for a poet who was inspired by Vedic hymns, as well as the name and term of several characters in Hinduism. The origin of the name derives from Sanskrit via Proto-Indo-Iranian *r̥šíš (seer). Rishi is also a Japanese male name with several different meanings… Continue reading Rishi

Celtic, Male, Proto-Celtic, Surname names, T names, Virtues/Attributes

Teague

Teague is an anglicized form of Tadhg, an Irish male  meaning "poet" derived from Proto-Celtic *tazgos (poet, storyteller). Teague is also a surname derived from the given name, while Teagan is a diminutive of Tadhg meaning "little Teague". Origin: Proto-Celtic Variants: Tadhg (Irish, Scottish) Tadg (Irish, Scottish) Teige (Irish) Teigue (Irish) Tadhgán (Irish) Teagan (English) Tighe (Irish)