Female, J names, Korean, Male, Proto-Indo-European, Surname names, Unisex, Virtues/Attributes

Jung

Jung is a variant transcription of Jeong, a Korean unisex name with a variety of meanings depending on the hangul used: 정 (靜) jeong "quiet; still; gentle"; 정 (貞) jeong "virtuous, chaste; loyal" 정 (正) jeong "straight; upright; proper; 정 (晶) jeong "crystal; clear; bright"; 정 (廷) jeong "court; 정 (婷) jeong "pretty, graceful" There are other… Continue reading Jung

B names, Celtic, Gaulish/Celtic mythology, Irish mythology, Male, Mythology, Proto-Indo-European, Surname names, Virtues/Attributes

Brian

Brian is an Irish name of uncertain meaning though it’s been linked to Old Celtic element bre meaning “hill” which, by extension, also means “high, noble”. It could also be related to Celtic brig- or brigant- meaning “high”, briga- meaning “might” and “power”, or brigh- meaning “noble, strong, virtuous”. Brian is also a surname originating from the given name. Brian… Continue reading Brian

B names, Celtic, Female, Proto-Indo-European, Virtues/Attributes

Brené

Brené is an English female name, a modern coinage which seems to be a combination of the letter B and René(e), the French form of Latin Renatus meaning "born again" or "reborn" which ultimately derives from a PIE root word, though it's also likely that it could be a combination of Briana and René(e); Briana is the feminine form of Brian, an Irish name of… Continue reading Brené

B names, Celtic, Female, Literature, Virtues/Attributes

Briana

Briana is the feminine form of Brian, an Irish name of uncertain meaning though it's been linked to Old Celtic element bre meaning "hill" which, by extension, also means "high, noble".It could also be related to Celtic brig- or brigant- meaning "high", briga- meaning "might" and "power", or brigh- meaning "noble, strong, virtuous". Briana is a character in The Faerie Queen,… Continue reading Briana

Arabic, Male, S names, Surname names, Virtues/Attributes

Saleh

Saleh is an Arabic male name meaning "virtuous, good, pious", as well as being a surname derived from the given name. It's different from the name Salah (صَلَاح) which means "righteousness, purity, goodness" though they do come from the same root word. Origin: Arabic Variants: Salih (Arabic, Arabic)   Female forms: Saleha (Arabic) Saliha (Arabic) Salha (Arabic)… Continue reading Saleh