Egyptian, Female, Hebrew, Japanese, Japanese mythology, Male, Mythology, Nature, Nickname names, Place names, S names, Sumerian, Surname names, Unisex, Virtues/Attributes


Susa is the name of an ancient city in the Middle East (also known as Shush and Shushan), which was ruled by the Elamites, a pre-Iranian civilization that ruled across much of what is present day Iran. Susa derives its name from a local god, Inshushinak, the god of darkness and the afterlife; his name may mean… Continue reading Susa

Hebrew, I names, Male, Virtues/Attributes


Isaiah comes from a Hebrew name meaning "Yahweh is salvation". Origin: Hebrew Variants: Isiah (English) Isaias (English) Yesha'yahu (Biblical Hebrew) Yeshayahu (Hebrew) Esaias (Biblical Latin) Esa (Finnish) Ikaia (Hawaiian) Isaia (Italian) Isaija (Macedonian, Serbian) Isaías (Spanish, Portuguese) Isay (Russian)  

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


Joshua comes from Hebrew meaning "Yahweh is salvation" and is also a surname originating from the given name. Joshua is a major figure in the Old Testament. Nicknames: Josh Origin: Hebrew Variants: Yehoshua (Hebrew) Yeshua (Hebrew, Aramaic) Yushua (Arabic) Jesus (Hebrew, Biblical) Josu (Basque form of Jesus) Iesous (Biblical Greek) Iesus (Biblical Latin) Iosue (Biblical… Continue reading Joshua

E names, Female, Hebrew, Male, Unisex, Virtues/Attributes


Elisha is a Hebrew male name meaning "my God is salvation" and is the name of a prophet in the Hebrew Bible, the New Testament, and the Quran. Although it's more commonly used as a male given name, it has had use as a female given name, surging in popularity in the 1980s. I don't… Continue reading Elisha

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Saya is a Japanese female name with a variety of meanings  depending on the kanji used such as: "sand + question mark" (沙耶); "sheath, scabbard" (鞘)- it's a Japanese term referring to a sheath/scabbard for a sword; "little; small + night; evening"; "early; fast + dart; arrow" (早矢); "gauze; gossamer + design; figured cloth; twill"… Continue reading Saya