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Adler

The boy’s name Adler is a German name meaning: “eagle”.

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Alaric

Alaric Meaning, origin, and popularity of the name AlaricAlaric  Ruler of AllDerived from a Germanic name with the elements ala ‘all’ and ric ‘power, ruler’.Ruler of allGermanFor a boyNot in the U.S. top 1,000 namesSearch Baby Boy Names by...

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Alois

Alois Meaning, origin, and popularity of the name AloisAlois  All WiseFrom Latin Aloysius, probably from German Alwisi ‘all wise’.All wiseGermanFor a boyNot in the U.S. top 1,000 namesSearch Baby Boy Names by LetterABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ

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Amelia

Amelia is a girl’s name of German origin meaning: “industrious”.

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Amorie

Amorie (AM-er-ee) is a German girl’s or boy’s name meaning: “industrious”.

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Anselm

Anselm Meaning, origin, and popularity of the name AnselmAnselm  Divinity helmetOf Germanic origin from the compound ans ‘divinity’ and helm ‘helmet’. The name Anselm was borne by St. Anselm, who was the Archbishop of Canterbury in the late 11th century. Divinity...

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Armin

Armin Meaning, origin, and popularity of the name ArminArmin  WarriorFrom Latin Arminius name of a Germanic military leader who defeated the Romans in AD 9.WarriorGermanFor a boyNot in the U.S. top 1,000 namesSearch Baby Boy Names by LetterABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ

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Aurel

All About the Name Aurel Gender: Unisex Meaning: Golden Origin: German Current Popularity: Not in the U.S. top 1,000 names More about the name Aurel: Derives from the Latin “Aurum > Aurĕus > Aurēlĭus”, which was the name of an ancient noble Roman family. What do...

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Axel

The boy’s name Axel is a German and Scandinavian name meaning: “father of peace”.

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Belinda

Belinda is a girl’s name that may be an Italian coinage from bella meaning: “beautiful”

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Benno

Benno Meaning, origin, and popularity of the name BennoBenno  Bear StrongPet form of Bernhard ber ‘bear’ and hard ‘strong, hardy’.Bear strongGermanFor a boyNot in the U.S. top 1,000 namesSearch Baby Boy Names by LetterABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ

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Berlin

Berlin (BUR-LIN) is a German place name for a boy or girl meaning: “river rake”.

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Bernard

Bernard Meaning, origin, and popularity of the name BernardBernard  Bear BraveOf Germanic (Frankish) origin, derived from ber ‘bear’ and hard ‘hardy, brave, strong’. Pet form: Bernie.Bear braveGermanFor a boyNot in the U.S. top 1,000 namesSearch Baby Boy Names by...

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Bertram

Bertram Meaning, origin, and popularity of the name BertramBertram  Bright RavenFrom an Old French name of Germanic origin from berht ‘bright, famous’ and hramn ‘raven’.Bright ravenGermanFor a boyNot in the U.S. top 1,000 namesSearch Baby Boy Names by...

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Della

Della is a girl’s name of German origin, meaning: “noble”.

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Delmi

Delmi (DEHL-mee) is a German girl’s name meaning: “protector”.

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Ebbo

Ebbo Meaning, origin, and popularity of the name EbboEbbo  BoarShort form of various names formed with eber ‘boar’.BoarGermanFor a boyNot in the U.S. top 1,000 namesSearch Baby Boy Names by LetterABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ

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Eckhard

Eckhard Meaning, origin, and popularity of the name Eckhard Eckhard   Strong Edge of a Sword From agi ‘edge, point (of a sword)’ and hard ‘strong, hardy. Strong edge of  a sword German For a boy Not in the U.S. top 1,000 names Search Baby Boy Names by Letter...

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Ella

The name Ella has two different origins and meanings, in German the name Ella means “completely”, while in English Ella means “fairy maiden”.

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Emeric

Emeric is a German boy’s name meaning: “ruler, leader, power”. 

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Emerson

Emerson is a German boy’s or girl’s name meaning: “son of Emery”. 

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Emmerich

Emmerich Meaning, origin, and popularity of the name EmmerichEmmerich  Home PowerFrom earlier Heimerich, compounded of heim ‘home’ and rīc ‘power’.Home powerGermanFor a boyNot in the U.S. top 1,000 namesSearch Baby Boy Names by...

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Estrild

Estrild Meaning, origin, and popularity of the name EstrildEstrild  Spring Goddess and BattleAn Old English or Germanic name composed of Eastre ‘the goddess of spring’ and hild ‘battle’.Spring Goddess and BattleEnglish or GermanFor a girlNot in the U.S. top 1,000...

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Ferdinand

Ferdinand Meaning, origin, and popularity of the name FerdinandFerdinand  Brave JourneyFormed of the Germanic elements farði ‘journey’ and nanð‘daring, brave’.Brave journeyGermanFor a boyNot in the U.S. top 1,000 namesSearch Baby Boy Names by...

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Florian

Florian Meaning, origin, and popularity of the name FlorianFlorian  FloweryFrom Latin Florianus ‘flowery’.FloweryGermanFor a boy or girlNot in the U.S. top 1,000 namesSearch Baby Boy Names by LetterABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ

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Gatsby

Gatsby   Literary Name A literary name and a German surname. Literary name German For a boy Not in the U.S. top 1,000 names

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Gereon

Gereon Meaning, origin, and popularity of the name GereonGereon  Old ManFrom Greek gerōn ‘old man’; the name of a saint martyred in Cologne in the 4th century. Old manGermanFor a boyNot in the U.S. top 1,000 namesSearch Baby Boy Names by...

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Gerhard

Gerhard Meaning, origin, and popularity of the name GerhardGerhard  Spear StrongFrom gēr, gār ‘spear’ and hard ‘strong, hardy’.Spear strongGermanFor a boyNot in the U.S. top 1,000 namesSearch Baby Boy Names by LetterABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ

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Gerlach

Gerlach Meaning, origin, and popularity of the name GerlachGerlach  Spear SportFrom Germanic gēr, gār ‘spear’ and lach ‘sport’.Spear sportGermanFor a boyNot in the U.S. top 1,000 namesSearch Baby Boy Names by LetterABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ

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Gertrude

Gertrude Meaning, origin, and popularity of the name GertrudeGertrude  Strong SpearDerived from a Germanic female name, composed of gar, ger ‘spear’ and prup ‘strength’.Strong spearGermanFor a girlNot in the U.S. top 1,000 namesMore about the name GertrudeVariations...

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Gunther

Gunther Meaning, origin, and popularity of the name GuntherGunther  Army StrifeFrom Germanic gund ‘strife’ and heri ‘army’.Army strifeGermanFor a boyNot in the U.S. top 1,000 namesSearch Baby Boy Names by LetterABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ

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Hagen

Hagen Meaning, origin, and popularity of the name HagenHagen  EnclosureGermanic short form of various names formed with hag‘stockade, enclosure’. Also an altered form of Nordic Håkon.EnclosureGermanFor a boyNot in the U.S. top 1,000 namesSearch Baby Boy Names by...

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Hannelore

Hannelore is a German and Dutch name meaning: “god is my light”.

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Hansel

Hansel Meaning, origin, and popularity of the name HanselHansel  God is GraciousA diminutive of Hans a short form of Johannes.God is graciousGermanFor a boyNot in the U.S. top 1,000 namesSearch Baby Boy Names by LetterABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ

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Hartwin

Hartwin Meaning, origin, and popularity of the name HartwinHartwin  Strong FriendGermanic from hard ‘strong, hardy’ and wini ‘friend’.Strong friendGermanFor a boyNot in the U.S. top 1,000 namesSearch Baby Boy Names by LetterABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ

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Hendrix

Hendrix is an English, Danish and Old German name meaning: “home ruler”. 

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Henry

Henry is a German boy’s name meaning: “estate ruler”. 

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Ida

Ida is a German name meaning: “industrious”.

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Ilse

The girl’s name Ilse is a German and Dutch name meaning: “god is my oath”.

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Ingram

The boy’s name Ingram is a Norse name meaning: “angle raven”.

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Ivo

Ivo Meaning, origin, and popularity of the name IvoIvo  Yew WoodThe name may have been spread by the cult of Saint Ivo, patron saint of Brittany.Yew wood, archerGermanFor a boyNot in the U.S. top 1,000 namesSearch Baby Boy Names by LetterABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ

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Katharina

Katharina is a Slavic, German, and Scandinavian name meaning: “pure”. 

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Kellan

Kellan is a boy’s German name meaning: “swap, or slender”.

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Lambert

Lambert Meaning, origin, and popularity of the name LambertLambert  Land FamousOriginally a surname of Germanic origins, derived from land‘land, territory’ and beorht ‘famous’.Land famousGermanFor a boyNot in the U.S. top 1,000 namesSearch Baby Boy Names by...

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Leopold

Leopold Meaning, origin, and popularity of the name Leopold Leopold   Bold People Derived from the Germanic elements leud ‘people’ and bald ‘bold’. Bold people German For a boy Not in the U.S. top 1,000 names Search Baby Boy Names by Letter...

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Lothar

Lothar Meaning, origin, and popularity of the name Lothar Lothar   Famous Army Germanic from hlud ‘fame’ and hari ‘army’; a Frankish royal name. Famous army German For a boy Not in the U.S. top 1,000 names Search Baby Boy Names by Letter...

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Ludger

Ludger Meaning, origin, and popularity of the name LudgerLudger  People SpearA north German form of Luitger from luit ‘people’ and gēr, gāi r‘spear’.People spearGermanFor a boyNot in the U.S. top 1,000 namesSearch Baby Boy Names by...

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Luther

Luther Meaning, origin, and popularity of the name LutherLuther  People ArmyOriginally from a German surname via a Germanic personal name derived from luit ‘people’ and heri, hari ‘army’.People armyGermanFor a boyNot in the U.S. top 1,000 namesSearch Baby Boy Names by...

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Mathilde

Mathilde Meaning, origin, and popularity of the name MathildeMathilde  Mighty battleGermanic from maht, meht ‘might’ and hild ‘battle’.Mighty battleGermanFor a girlNot in the U.S. top 1,000 namesMore about the name MathildeVariations & similar names, nicknames,...

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Melisande

Melisande is a French form of the German name Milicent meaning: “work, labor”.

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Millicent

Millicent Meaning, origin, and popularity of the name MillicentMillicent  Labor StrengthAn Old French name, Melisende, of Germanic origin, amal ‘labor’ and swinth ‘strength’. PET FORMS: Millie, Milly.Labor StrengthGermanFor a girlNot in the U.S. top 1,000 namesMore...

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Nixie

Nixie is a German name meaning: “water sprite”. 

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