Baby Girl Names Start With M

Name Origin meaning Popularname
MAANAArabic the daughter of Jorham. -----
MAHALIAAramaic brain marrow or fatlings.-----
MAJLINDAAlbanian May birth. -----
MAKEDAAfrican queen of Sheba. -----
MAKENAAfrican the happy one. -----
MAKROUHIArmenian from the Makrou -----
MALAAfrican bitter. -----
MALAIKAAfrican angel. -----
MALAKArabic angel. -----
MALIKAArabic queen. -----
MANISHAKArmenian violet flower. -----
MANJOLAAlbanian magnolia. -----
MANNIGArmenian . -----
MANYARAAfrican lucky or rich with plunder. -----
MARAMArabic desire wish.-----
MARGARIDArmenian pearl. -----
MARGAWSEArthurian wife of king Lot. -----
MARJANIAfrican red coral. -----
MARJETAAlbanian pearl. -----
MARWAArabic sweet marjoram. -----
MASIKAAfrican born during a monsoon. -----
MASOZIAfrican tears. -----
MATABINTAINArabic a Himyaritic goddess. -----
MATILDAArthurian mighty battle maid. -----
MAZELArabic an idol in the form of a woman. -----
MCHUMBAAfrican sweetheart. -----
MDAArabic cunning. -----
MEGHRANOUSHArmenian honey sweet. -----
MEHALIAAramaic brain marrow or fatlings.-----
MEIRIONAAramaic sheep. -----
MILBURGAAnglo Saxon mild pledge. -----
MILDBURHAnglo Saxon mild pledge. -----
MILDRYTHAnglo Saxon mild threatener. -----
MILDTHRYTHAnglo Saxon mild threatener. -----
MIMOZAAlbanian mimosa. -----
MIRELAAlbanian admirable. -----
MIREMBEAfrican peace. -----
MIRJETAAlbanian good life. -----
MIRLINDAAlbanian well born. -----
MODRONArthurian mother. -----
MOJISOLAAfrican I awaken wealth. -----
MONATArabic the Lady of Arabia. -----
MONIFAAfrican I am luck. -----
MORCADESArthurian Orkney i.e. whale island.-----
MORGAN LE FAYArthurian Morgan the fairy. -----
MORGAUSEArthurian wife of king Lot. -----
MORVUDDArthurian sea faith. -----
MORVYDDArthurian sea faith. -----
MOUNAArabic desire wish.-----
Mu bal lidat seruaAssyrian the daughter of Assur ubalid. -----
MUDIWAAfrican beloved. -----
MUHSINAArabic giver granter.-----
MUMINAHArabic faithful. -----
MUNAArabic desire wish.-----
MUNIRAArabic beaming. -----
MURIELAnglo Saxon perfumed or myrrh. -----
MWANAJUMAAfrican child of Friday. -----
MYLITTAAssyrian the mother of the child. -----
MOTBabylonianthe mother of the gods.-----
MUMMUBabylonianthe mother of gods.-----
MUPALLIDAT SERUABabylonianShe that is quickened by Serua.-----
MYLITTABabylonianthe mother of the child.-----
MAITAGARRIBasquea fairy genius peri sympathetic .-----
MAITEBasqueaffection.-----
MAITEABasquedarling.-----
MARGAITABasquepearl.-----
MIRARIBasquemiracle.-----
MAYABulgarianto quicken -----
MIRELABulgarianto admire.-----
MIROSLAVABulgarian peace glory.-----
MEADHBHCelticmirth.-----
MOINACelticsoft.-----
MAMESChamoru/Chamorrolovely sweet.-----
MIRAChamoru/Chamorromyrrh.-----
MEIChinesea red gem.-----
MEIFENChineseplum fragrance.-----
MEIFENGChinesebeautiful wind.-----
MEIHUIChinesebeautiful wisdom.-----
MEILIChinesebeautiful and graceful.-----
MEILINChineseplum grove.-----
MEIRONGChinesebeautiful countenance.-----
MEIXIANGChinesebeautiful fragrance.-----
MEIXIUChinesebeautiful grace.-----
MINGXIAChineseclear halo.-----
MINGZHUChinesebright pearl.-----
MARINACornishWenna by the sea.-----
MAWDWENCornishmannerly.-----
MELIORCornishbetter.-----
MELONYCornishblack.-----
MERAUDCornishemerald.-----
MERRYNCornishWenna by the sea.-----
MERWENNACornishWenna by the sea.-----
MODWENCornishmannerly.-----
MODWENNACornishmannerly.-----
MORWENCornishWenna by the sea.-----
MORWENNACornishWenna by the sea.-----
MARECroatianbitter.-----
MARIJACroatianbitter.-----
MARIJANACroatianof the sea.-----
MIRJANACroatianbitter.-----
MIRNACroatianpeaceful.-----
MOJCACroatianbitter.-----
MADLENKACzechof Magdala.-----
MAGDALENACzechof Magdala.-----
MARIACzechbitter.-----
MARKETACzechpearl.-----
MATYLDACzechmighty battle maid.-----
MILADACzechfavor grace.-----
MILANACzechfavor grace.-----
MILENACzechfavor grace.-----
MILOSLAVACzechfavor glory.-----
MIROSLAVACzechpeace glory.-----
MAGDALENEDanishof Magdala.-----
MAGDALONEDanishof Magdala.-----
MALENEDanishof Magdala.-----
MARENDanishWenna by the sea.-----
MARGARETADanishpearl.-----
MARGARETEDanishpearl.-----
MARGRETEDanishpearl.-----
MARGRETHEDanishpearl.-----
MATHILDEDanishmighty battle maid.-----
MERETEDanishpearl.-----
MIADanishbitter.-----
MAAIKEDutchbitter.-----
MAARTJEDutchof Mars.-----
MACHTELDDutchmighty battle maid.-----
MARGRIETDutchpearl.-----
MARIANNEDutchMarie Anne.-----
MARIEKEDutchbitter.-----
MARIJDutchbitter.-----
MARIJKEDutchbitter.-----
MARIJSEDutchMarij Loes or bitter -----
MARJADutchbitter.-----
MARJANDutchbitter.-----
MARJOLEINDutchmarjoram.-----
MARJOLIJNDutchmarjoram.-----
MARLOESDutchMarja Loes.-----
MARGARETHADutchpearl.-----
MECHTELDDutchmighty battle maid.-----
MIADutchbitter.-----
MIEKEDutchbitter.-----
MIEPDutchbitter.-----
MIESDutchbitter.-----
MIRJAMDutchbitter.-----
MYRTHEDutchmyrtle.-----
MAEgyptianTruth.-----
MAAEgyptianthe sister of the officer Tutu.-----
MAANAIEgyptianthe mother of the priest Unnefer.-----
MAANIEgyptianthe wife of Mai.-----
MADSENENEgyptianthe wife of King Aspalut.-----
MA KA RAEgyptiana title of Queen Hatasu.-----
MAKARAEgyptianPharaoh s daughter .-----
MAKET ATENEgyptiana daughter of Amenhotep IV.-----
MANET ANKHEgyptianthe wife of Harbenen.-----
MAUTEgyptianthe wife of Amen Ra.-----
MAUT MAIEgyptianthe wife of Hek nofre.-----
MAUT NEFEREgyptianThe Good Maut.-----
MEHIEgyptiana lion headed goddess.-----
MEHT EM I SEKHETEgyptianthe wife of Psametik I.-----
MENHITEgyptianthe power of light or heat.-----
MER ANKHESEgyptianthe daughter of an unidentified king.-----
MERET PAEgyptianthe mother of the scribe Sa pthah.-----
MERIEgyptianthe sister of Rekh mara.-----
MERI EN SEKAREgyptiana goddess of harvest.-----
MERI S ANKHEgyptianthe wife of Shafra.-----
MERI S TE KHUEgyptianThat which loves Joy.-----
MERITEgyptianbeloved one.-----
MERTEgyptiandesire will.-----
MERTEEgyptianan uncertain goddess.-----
MER TETESEgyptianthe granddaughter of Tetet.-----
MERT HAPIEgyptianthe sister of Nectanebos I. or II.-----
MERT UEgyptianthe wife of the officer Mert u.-----
MESKHENETEgyptiandestiny fortune.-----
MES SITEgyptiana granddaughter of Tetet.-----
MESTAEgyptiana feminine spirit mentioned in the Ritual of the Dead.-----
METEN HONTEgyptianthe mother of Namurot.-----
Met naschti s mouthEgyptiana worshipper of Amen Ra.-----
MIANEEgyptianthe wife of Ua.-----
MILTEgyptianMerte.-----
MIT AMENEgyptiana daughter of Rameses II.-----
MIT ATENEgyptianthe wife Ra saa ka kheper u.-----
MOUTH EN APEgyptiana priestess of Amen Ra.-----
MUN KHET ISIEgyptianthe mother of the royal scribe Pet amen.-----
MUNTU HOTEPEgyptianthe consort of Antefaa II.-----
MUTEgyptianmother.-----
MUT HAT ANKHESEgyptianthe second wife of Osorkon II.-----
MUT IRITISEgyptiana daughter of Pianki.-----
MUT SNAT EMEgyptianwife of Horus Haremhebi.-----
MAACHAHEnglishAnglicized form of Hebrew unisex Maakah meaning to press, to squeeze, i.e. oppression. In the bible this is the name of many characters including one of King David s wives and a son of Nahor.-----
MABEnglishPossibly an Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Meadhbh meaning intoxicating.-----
MABELEnglishMedieval short form of English Amabel meaning lovable.-----
MABELLAEnglishPet form of English Mabel meaning lovable.-----
MABELLEEnglishEnglish name derived from the French phrase ma belle meaning my beautiful one.-----
MABLEEnglishVariant spelling of English Mabel meaning lovable.-----
MACEYEnglishEnglish surname transferred to unisex forename use from a variant form of the surname Massey which was originally a pet form of Matthew meaning gift of God.-----
MACIEEnglishVariant spelling of English unisex Macey meaning gift of God.-----
MACKENZIEEnglishScottish surname transferred to unisex forename use from an Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Coinnich son of Coinneach, hence comely finely made.-----
MACYEnglishVariant spelling of English unisex Macey meaning gift of God.-----
MADALYNEnglishEnglish variant spelling of French Madeline meaning of Magdala.-----
MDCHENEnglishEnglish name derived from the German word for girl.-----
MADDIEEnglishPet form of French Madeline meaning of Magdala.-----
MADDISONEnglishVariant spelling of English unisex Madison meaning son of Madde.-----
MADELINEEnglishVariant spelling of French Madeleine meaning of Magdala.-----
MADELYNEnglishEnglish variant spelling of French Madeline meaning of Magdala.-----
MADGEEnglishPet form of English Margaret meaning pearl.-----
MADISONEnglishEnglish surname transferred to unisex forename use meaning son of Madde.-----
MADISYNEnglishFeminine variant spelling of English unisex Madison meaning son of Madde.-----
MADLYNEnglishContracted form of English Madelyn meaning of Magdala.-----
MADOLINEEnglishEnglish variant spelling of French Madeline meaning of Magdala.-----
MADONNAEnglishEnglish name derived from a Latin title of the Virgin Mary meaning my lady.-----
MADYSONEnglishFeminine form of English unisex Madison meaning son of Madde.-----
MAEEnglishVariant spelling of English May a pet form of Margaret meaning pearl, and Mary meaning obstinacy, rebelliousness or their rebellion.-----
MAEGANEnglishVariant spelling of English Meagan meaning pearl.-----
MAEVEnglishAnglicized form of Irish Gaelic Meadhbh meaning intoxicating.-----
MAEVAEnglishVariant spelling of English Maeve meaning intoxicating.-----
MAEVEEnglishAnglicized form of Irish Gaelic Meadhbh meaning intoxicating. In mythology this is the name of a warrior queen of Connacht the wife of Ailill.-----
MAEVEENEnglishPet form of English Maeve meaning intoxicating.-----
MAGEnglishShort form of English Maggie meaning pearl.-----
MAGDALENEnglishOld English form of Latin Magdalena meaning of Magdala.-----
MAGDALENEEnglishEnglish and German form of Greek Magdalene meaning of Magdala. In the bible this is the name of a woman who was cleansed of sin by Jesus and remained with him throughout his ministry and witnessed his crucifixion and resurrection.-----
MAGGIEEnglishPet form of English Margaret meaning pearl.-----
MAGNOLIAEnglishEnglish name derived from the name of the flowering tree.-----
MAHALAEnglishVariant spelling of English unisex Mahalah meaning disease.-----
MAHALAHEnglishVariant spelling of English unisex Mahlah meaning disease. In the bible this is the name of a Gileadite sex uncertain and the name of the eldest of Zelophehad s five daughters.-----
MAHALATHEnglishAnglicized form of Hebrew Machalath meaning stringed instrument. In the bible this is the name of a daughter of Ishmael.-----
MAHLAHEnglishEnglish unisex form of Hebrew unisex Machlah meaning disease. In the bible this is the name of a Gileadite sex uncertain and the name of the eldest of Zelophehad s five daughters.-----
MAIDIEEnglishFrom an English byname derived from a pet form of the word maid meaning young woman.-----
MAISIEEnglishAnglicized form of Scottish Mysie a pet form of Mairead English Margaret meaning pearl.-----
MAKAYLAEnglishVariant spelling of English Michaela meaning who is like God-----
MAKEDAEnglishVariant spelling of English Makkedah meaning place of shepherds.-----
MAKENNAEnglishVariant spelling of English Mckenna meaning born of fire.-----
MAKENZIEEnglishFeminine form of English unisex Mackenzie meaning comely, finely made.-----
MAKKEDAHEnglishAnglicized form of Hebrew Maqqedah meaning place of shepherds. In the bible this is the name of a place in Judah near Beth Horon mentioned in Joshua 15 41.-----
MALAEnglish Hindi 1. Hindi name meaning necklace. In use by the Romani.-----
MALACHEnglishAnglicized form of Hebrew unisex Malak meaning angel, messenger. In the bible malak is a word used to denote a messenger from God or from a private individual.-----
MALANDRAEnglishModern English compound name composed of Mal dark black from Malinda and Sandra defender of mankind.-----
MALEAHEnglishEnglish variant spelling of Hawaiian Malia a form of Latin Maria meaning obstinacy, rebelliousness or their rebellion.-----
MALINAFeminineEnglishform of English Malcolm meaning devotee of St. Columba.Compare with other forms of Malina.-----
MALINDAEnglishVariant spelling of English Melinda meaning either black/dark serpent or sweet serpent.-----
MALLORYEnglishEnglish surname transferred to unisex forename use derived from a Norman French byname for an unfortunate person from Old French malheure meaning unfortunate, unhappy, unlucky.-----
MALVINAEnglishThis name was invented by the Scottish poet James Macpherson based on the Gaelic term mala mhin meaning smooth brow.-----
MAMIEEnglishPet form of English Mary obstinacy, rebelliousness or their rebellion, and Margaret pearl.-----
MANDIEnglishVariant spelling of English Mandy meaning lovable.-----
MANDYEnglishPet form of English Amanda meaning lovable.-----
MARAEnglish Hebrew name meaning bitter. In the bible this is the name that Naomi gave herself after the death of her husband and sons.-----
MARALYNEnglishVariant spelling of English Marilyn a compound name meaning rebel lake.-----
MARCELYNEnglishEnglish variant spelling of French Marceline meaning defense or of the sea.-----
MARCIEnglishPet form of Roman Latin Marcia meaning defense or of the sea.-----
MARCIAEnglishFeminine form of Roman Latin Marcius meaning defense or of the sea.-----
MARCIEEnglishVariant spelling of English Marcy meaning defense or of the sea.-----
MARCYEnglishEnglish pet form of Roman Latin Marcia meaning defense or of the sea.-----
MARELatinEnglishname meaning sea. Compare with another form of Mare.-----
MAREEEnglishEnglish variant spelling of French Marie meaning obstinacy, rebelliousness or their rebellion.-----
MARGARETEnglishEnglishform of French Marguerite meaning pearl.-----
MARGARITAEnglishLatin form of Greek Margarites meaning pearl.-----
MARGEEnglishShort form of English Margaret meaning pearl.-----
MARGERYEnglishMedieval form of English Margaret meaning pearl.-----
MARGIEEnglishPet form of English Margaret meaning pearl.-----
MARGOEnglishEnglish variant spelling of French Margot meaning pearl.-----
MARGOTEnglishPet form of French Marguerite meaning pearl.-----
MARIAEnglish Greek 1. Greek form of Hebrew Miryam meaning obstinacy, rebelliousness or their rebellion. In the bible this is the name of many characters including the mother of Jesus and a sister of Lazarus.-----
MARIABELLAEnglishEnglish compound name composed of Latin Maria obstinacy, rebelliousness or their rebellion, and Bella God is my oath or beautiful.-----
MARIAHEnglishEnglish variant spelling of Latin Maria meaning obstinacy, rebelliousness or their rebellion.-----
MARIANEnglishMedieval variant spelling of French Marion meaning little rebel.Compare with masculine Marian.-----
MARIANAEnglishFeminine form of Roman Latin Marianus meaning like Marius.-----
MARIANNEEnglishFrench form of Latin Marianna meaning like Marius.-----
MARIEEnglishFrench form of Latin Maria meaning obstinacy, rebelliousness or their rebellion.-----
MARIELEnglishEnglish variant spelling of French Marielle meaning obstinacy, rebelliousness or their rebellion.-----
MARIELLEEnglishPet form of French Marie meaning obstinacy, rebelliousness or their rebellion.-----
MARIGOLDEnglishEnglish name derived from the flower name composed of the name Mary obstinacy, rebelliousness or their rebellion and the word gold.-----
MARILENAEnglishElaborated form of English Mary meaning obstinacy, rebelliousness or their rebellion.-----
MARILENEEnglishElaborated form of English Mary meaning obstinacy, rebelliousness or their rebellion.-----
MARILOUEnglishEnglish compound name composed of Mary obstinacy, rebelliousness or their rebellion and Lou famous warrior.-----
MARILYNEnglishModern English compound name composed of Mary obstinacy, rebelliousness or their rebellion, and Lyn lake, hence rebel lake.-----
MARILYNNEnglishVariant spelling of English Marilyn meaning rebel lake.-----
MARINAEnglishFeminine form of Roman Latin Marinus meaning of the sea.-----
MARINDAEnglishPerhaps a transposed form of English Miranda meaning admirable.-----
MARISEnglishEnglish religious name derived from the last element of a title of the Virgin Mary stella maris star of the sea, hence of the sea. Compare with masculine Maris.-----
MARISAEnglishModern elaborated form of Latin Maria meaning obstinacy, rebelliousness or their rebellion.-----
MARISEEnglishVariant spelling of English Marissa meaning of the sea.-----
MARISELAEnglishElaborated form of English Maris meaning of the sea.-----
MARISSAEnglishModern English name derived from Latin maris meaning of the sea.-----
MARJEEnglishVariant spelling of English Marge meaning pearl.-----
MARJETAEnglishSlovene form of English Margaret meaning pearl.-----
MARJORIEEnglishVariant spelling of English Margery meaning pearl.-----
MARJORYEnglishVariant spelling of English Marjorie meaning pearl.-----
MARLAEnglishEnglish pet form of Latin Marlena meaning rebel of Magdala.-----
MARLEEEnglishVariant spelling of English Marlie meaning rebel of Magdala.-----
MARLEENEnglishEnglish variant form of Latin Marlena meaning rebel of Magdala.-----
MARLENAEnglishContracted form of Latin Maria Magdalena meaning rebel of Magdala.-----
MARLENEEnglishGerman form of Latin Marlena meaning rebel of Magdala.-----
MARLEYEnglishVariant spelling of English Marlie meaning rebel of Magdala.-----
MARLIEEnglishPet form of English Marleen meaning rebel of Magdala.-----
MARLYEnglishVariant spelling of English Marlie meaning rebel of Magdala.-----
MARLYNEnglishContracted form of English Marilyn meaning rebel lake.-----
MARNIEnglishEnglish pet form of Roman Latin Marina meaning of the sea.-----
MARNIEEnglishVariant spelling of English Marni meaning of the sea.-----
MARSHAEnglishEnglish variant spelling of Latin Marcia meaning defense or of the sea.-----
MARSHANEnglishModern English blend of Marsha defense or of the sea and Anne favor grace.-----
MARTAEnglishItalian and Spanish form of Greek Martha meaning lady, mistress.-----
MARTHAEnglish Hebrew Aramaic Greek Greek name of Aramaic origin meaning lady, mistress. In the bible this is the name of a sister of Lazarus.-----
MARTINAEnglishFeminine form of Latin Martinus meaning of/like Mars.-----
MARVAEnglishFeminine form of English Marvin meaning marrow eminent.-----
MARYEnglishMiddle English form of French Marie Greek and Latin Maria meaning obstinacy, rebelliousness or their rebellion. In the bible this is the name of many characters including the mother of Jesus and a sister of Lazarus.-----
MARYANNEnglishVariant spelling of English Maryanne meaning obstinacy, rebelliousness or their rebellion and favor/grace.-----
MARYANNAEnglishEnglish compound name composed of Mary obstinacy, rebelliousness or their rebellion and Anna favor grace.-----
MARYANNEEnglishEnglish compound name composed of Mary obstinacy, rebelliousness or their rebellion and Anne favor grace.-----
MARYBETHEnglishEnglish compound name composed of Mary obstinacy, rebelliousness or their rebellion and Beth God is my oath.-----
MARYLOUEnglishEnglish compound name composed of Mary obstinacy, rebelliousness or their rebellion and Lou famous warrior.-----
MARYLUEnglishVariant spelling of English Marylou a compound name meaning obstinacy, rebelliousness or their rebellion and famous warrior.-----
MARYLYNEnglishVariant spelling of English Marilyn meaning rebel lake.-----
MARYVONNEEnglishEnglish compound name composed of Mary obstinacy, rebelliousness or their rebellion and Yvonne yew tree.-----
MATHILDAEnglish1 Latin form of Teutonic Mechthild meaning mighty in battle.-----
MATILDAEnglishEnglish form of Latin Mathilda meaning mighty in battle.-----
MATTIEEnglishPet form of English Matilda meaning mighty in battle. Compare with masculine Mattie.-----
MATTYEnglishVariant spelling of English Mattie meaning mighty in battle. Compare with masculine Matty.-----
MAUDEnglishEnglishform of French Maude meaning mighty in battle. Compare with another form of Maud.-----
MAUDEEnglishPet form of Norman French Mathilde meaning mighty in battle.-----
MAUDIEEnglishPet form of English Maud meaning mighty in battle.-----
MAULDEnglishMiddle English form of Norman French Mathilde meaning mighty in battle.-----
MAURAAnglicizedEnglishform of Irish Gaelic Maire meaning obstinacy, rebelliousness or their rebellion. Compare with another form of Maura.-----
MAUREENEnglishAnglicized form of Irish Gaelic Mairin meaning obstinacy, rebelliousness or their rebellion.-----
MAURENEEnglishVariant spelling of English Maureen meaning obstinacy, rebelliousness or their rebellion.-----
MAURINEEnglishVariant spelling of English Maureen meaning obstinacy, rebelliousness or their rebellion.-----
MAVISEnglishEnglish bird name meaning song thrush.-----
MAVREENAEnglishVariant spelling of English Maureen meaning obstinacy, rebelliousness or their rebellion.-----
MAXENEEnglishVariant spelling of English Maxine meaning either the greatest rival or the stream of Mack.-----
MAXINEEnglishFeminine form of English Max meaning either the greatest rival or the stream of Mack.-----
MAYEnglishEnglish name sometimes given to baby girls born in the month of May which was named after the Greek goddess Maia meaning nursing mother.-----
MAYBELLEEnglishElaborated form of English Mabel meaning lovable.-----
MAYBELLINEEnglishPet form of English Mabel meaning lovable.-----
MAYMEEnglishVariant spelling of English Mamie a pet form of both Mary obstinacy, rebelliousness or their rebellion and Margaret pearl.-----
MAYRAEnglishElaborated form of English May a pet form of English Margaret pearl and Mary obstinacy, rebelliousness or their rebellion.-----
MCKAYLAEnglishVariant spelling of English Michaela meaning who is like God-----
MCKENNAEnglishIrish and Scottish surname transferred to forename use from an Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Cionaodha meaning son of Cionaodh, hence born of fire.-----
MCKENZIEEnglishVariant spelling of English unisex Mackenzie meaning comely, finely made.-----
MEADEnglishEnglish surname transferred to unisex forename use denoting someone who lives by a meadow.-----
MEADEEnglishVariant spelling of English unisex Mead meaning lives by a meadow.-----
MEADOWEnglishEnglish name derived from the vocabulary word meadow.-----
MEAGANEnglishModern English form of Welsh Megan meaning pearl.-----
MEAVEEnglishVariant spelling of English Maeve meaning intoxicating.-----
MEEDEnglishVariant spelling of English unisex Mead meaning lives by a meadow.-----
MEGEnglishPet form of English Margaret meaning pearl.-----
MEGANEnglishPet form of Welsh Mared meaning pearl.-----
MEGGIEEnglishPet form of English Margaret meaning pearl.-----
MELEnglishUnisex short form of English names beginning with Mel .-----
MELANIEEnglishEnglish form of French Melanie meaning black, dark.-----
MELANTHAEnglishEnglishname thought to probably be an elaborated form of the Greek word anthos meaning flower.-----
MELANYEnglishVariant spelling of English Melanie meaning black, dark.-----
MELBAEnglishFrom the surname of a 19th century singer who took the name from the city of her birth Melbourne Australia meaning mill stream.-----
MELIAEnglishShort form of English Amelia meaning work.-----
MELICENTEnglishVariant spelling of English Millicent meaning strong worker.-----
MELINDAEnglishModern English compound name composed of Mel from Melissa sweet or Melanie black, dark and Linda serpent, hence black/dark serpent or sweet serpent.-----
MELIORAEnglishModern English name derived from the Latin word meliora meaning always improving.-----
MELISAEnglishEnglish variant spelling of Greek Melissa meaning honey sap.-----
MELISSAEnglish Greek name derived from the word melissa meaning honey sap. In mythology this is the name of a nymph who cared for Zeus in his infancy.-----
MELLEEnglishBreton form of English Mary meaning obstinacy, rebelliousness or their rebellion.-----
MELLONYEnglishVariant spelling of English Melanie meaning black, dark.-----
MELODYEnglishEnglish name derived from the vocabulary word meaning melody.-----
MELVAEnglishFeminine form of English Melvin meaning bad settlement.-----
MELVEENEnglishFeminine form of English Melvin meaning bad settlement.-----
MELYSSAEnglishModern English variant spelling of Greek Melissa meaning honey sap.-----
MERCEDESEnglishSpanish name derived from a title of the Virgin Mary Maria de las Mercedes Mary of Mercies meaning mercies.-----
MERCIAEnglishLatin form of English Mercy meaning mercy.-----
MERCYEnglishEnglish name derived from the vocabulary word meaning forgiveness, mercy.-----
MEREDITHEnglishEnglish unisex name derived from Welsh Meredydd probably meaning sea day or sea sun.-----
MERIDETHEnglishFeminine variant of English unisex Meredith meaning sea day or sea sun.-----
MERIELEnglishVariant spelling of English Muriel meaning sea bright.-----
MERILYNEnglishVariant spelling of English Marilyn meaning rebel lake.-----
MERITCompareEnglishwith another form of Merit.1. English name derived from the vocabulary word from Latin meritus meaning deserving.-----
MERIWETHEREnglishEnglish surname transferred to forename use derived from a byname for someone having a sunny disposition composed of the Middle English elements merry cheerful, lively and wether weather, hence cheerful weather.-----
MERLAEnglishFeminine form of English unisex Merle meaning blackbird.-----
MERLEEnglishEnglish unisex name derived from the Old French word merle meaning blackbird. It first came to public notice in the 1930s with the actress Merle Oberon and is mostly given to girls.-----
MERLETTAEnglishFeminine pet form of English unisex Merle meaning blackbird.-----
MERLYNEnglishUnisex form of English Merlin meaning sea fort.-----
MERRILLEnglishEnglish surname transferred to unisex forename use derived from the personal name Meriel meaning sea bright.-----
MERRILYNEnglishVariant spelling of English Marilyn meaning rebel lake.-----
MERRITTEnglishEnglish surname transferred to unisex forename use from the Old English term moere gaet meaning boundary gate.-----
MERRYEnglishOriginally a form of English Mercy forgiveness, mercy, today it this name is usually chosen form its association with the word cheerful and jolly.-----
MERYLEnglishVariant spelling of English unisex Merrill meaning sea bright.-----
MERYLEEnglishVariant spelling of English unisex Merrill meaning sea bright.-----
MICHAELAEnglishFeminine form of English Michael meaning who is like God-----
MICHALEnglishAnglicized form of Hebrew Miykal meaning who is like God. In the bible this is the name of a daughter of king Saul. Compare with masculine Michal.-----
MICHAYLAEnglishVariant spelling of English Michaela meaning who is like God-----
MICHELLEEnglishFeminine form of French Michel meaning who is like God-----
MICHELYNEEnglishEnglish variant spelling of French Micheline meaning who is like God-----
MICKEYEnglishUnisex pet form of English Michael and Michaela both meaning who is like God-----
MIDGEEnglishVariant spelling of English Madge meaning pearl.-----
MIGNONEnglishEnglish name derived from the French word mignon meaning charming, delicate, pretty.-----
MIGNONETTEEnglishEnglish name derived from a diminutive form of the French word mignon charming delicate pretty hence little delicate one.-----
MIKAYLAEnglishVariant spelling of English Michaela meaning who is like God-----
MIKKIEnglishPet form of English Michaela meaning who is like God-----
MILDREDEnglishModern spelling of Middle English Mildredd meaning gentle strength.-----
MILDREDDEnglishMiddle English form of Anglo Saxon Mildryth meaning gentle strength.-----
MILDRETHEnglishMiddle English form of Anglo Saxon Mildryth meaning gentle strength.-----
MILICENTEnglishVariant spelling of English Milisent meaning strong worker.-----
MILISENTEnglishEnglish variant spelling of Norman French Melisent meaning strong worker.-----
MILLAEnglishEnglish short form of Roman Latin Camilla possibly meaning attendant for a temple .-----
MILLESANTEnglishVariant spelling of English Milisent meaning strong worker.-----
MILLICENTEnglishVariant spelling of English Milicent meaning strong worker.-----
MILLIEEnglishPet form of English Milicent meaning strong worker.-----
MILLYEnglishVariant spelling of English Millie meaning strong worker.-----
MINDYEnglishPet form of English Melinda meaning black/dark serpent or sweet serpent.-----
MINNIEEnglishPet form of German Wilhelmina meaning will helmet.-----
MINTAEnglishEnglish form of Latin Mintha meaning mint.-----
MINTYEnglishPet form of English Minta meaning mint.-----
MIRAVariantEnglishspelling of English Myra meaning myrrh. Compare with other forms of Mira.-----
MIRABELEnglishEnglish name derived from French Mirabelle meaning wonderful.-----
MIRACLEEnglishEnglish name derived from the vocabulary word from Latin miraculum meaning marvel, wonder.-----
MIRANDAEnglishEnglish Shakespearean name derived from Latin mirandus meaning worthy of admiration.-----
MIRIAMEnglishAnglicized form of Hebrew Miryam meaning obstinacy, rebelliousness or their rebellion. In the bible this is the name of a woman of Judah and the sister of Aaron and Moses.-----
MISSIEEnglishVariant spelling of English Missy meaning honey sap.-----
MISSYEnglishPet form of English Melissa meaning honey sap.-----
MISTIEnglishVariant spelling of English Misty meaning dim, cloudy, vague.-----
MISTYEnglishEnglish name derived from the vocabulary word meaning dim, cloudy, vague. It is often chosen as a name because of the mental images it evokes such as a misty autumn morning or a hazy tropical island.-----
MOEnglishPet form of English Maureen meaning obstinacy, rebelliousness or their rebellion.Compare with masculine Mo.-----
MODESTYEnglishEnglish name derived from the vocabulary word from Middle French modestie from Latin modestus meaning moderate, sober.-----
MOIRAEnglishAnglicized form of Irish Gaelic Maire meaning obstinacy, rebelliousness or their rebellion.-----
MOLLEnglishShort form of English Molly meaning obstinacy, rebelliousness or their rebellion.-----
MOLLIEEnglishVariant spelling of English Molly meaning obstinacy, rebelliousness or their rebellion.-----
MOLLYEnglishPet form of English Mary meaning obstinacy, rebelliousness or their rebellion.-----
MONAEnglishCompare with another form of Mona.1. Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Muadhnait meaning little noble one.-----
MONATEnglishAnglicized form of Irish Gaelic Muadhnait meaning little noble one.-----
MONDAYEnglishEnglish name derived from the week day name composed of the Old English elements mona moon and dg day, hence moon day.-----
MONICAEnglishLatin name possibly derived from the Latin word monere meaning advise, counsel.-----
MONIKAEnglishEnglish variant spelling of Latin Monica possibly meaning advise, counsel.-----
MONNAEnglishVariant spelling of English Mona meaning little noble one or advise, counsel.-----
MONTAEnglishFeminine form of English Monty meaning pointed hill.-----
MONTANAEnglishEnglish name derived from the state name meaning mountainous.-----
MORAEnglishEnglish pet form of names beginning with Mor .-----
MOREENEnglishAnglicized pet form of Irish Gaelic Mr meaning great.-----
MORGANWelshEnglishname derived from ancient Celtic Morcant probably meaning sea circle.In use by the English as a unisex name.-----
MORGANAEnglishElaborated form of Welsh Morgan probably meaning sea circle.-----
MORGANEEnglishEnglish variant spelling of French Morgaine probably meaning sea circle.-----
MORGENEnglishVariant spelling of English Morgan probably meaning sea circle.-----
MORIAHEnglishAnglicized form of Hebrew Mowriyah meaning chosen by God. In the bible this is the name of the mountain where Abraham prepared to sacrifice Isaac to God.-----
MORNAEnglishAnglicized form of Irish and Scottish Gaelic Muirne meaning obstinacy, rebelliousness or their rebellion.-----
MORVENEnglishEnglish name derived from the Scottish place name Morvern from Gaelic Mhorbhairne meaning the big gap.-----
MOULDEnglishVariant spelling of Middle English Mauld meaning mighty in battle.-----
MOYNAEnglishEnglish variant spelling of Celtic Moina meaning gentle, soft.-----
MOYRAEnglishVariant spelling of English Moira meaning obstinacy, rebelliousness or their rebellion.-----
MURIELEnglishAnglicized form of Scottish Gaelic Muireall meaning sea bright.-----
MYAEnglishEnglish variant spelling of Danish/Swedish Mia meaning obstinacy, rebelliousness or their rebellion, or Greek Maia meaning mother.-----
MYRAEnglishEnglish name invented by the 17th century poet Fulke Greville which may have been based on the Greek word myrrha myrrh, a fragrant bitter sap derived from the Commiphora tree and used in healing salves perfumes and incenses. In ancient times myrrh was worth more than its weight in gold priced at 5 times that of frankincense and it was one of the gifts of the Magi to the baby Jesus.-----
MYRANDAEnglishVariant spelling of English Miranda meaning worthy of admiration.-----
MYRIAMEnglishVariant spelling of English Miriam meaning obstinacy, rebelliousness or their rebellion.-----
MYRNAEnglishAnglicized form of Irish Gaelic Muirne meaning obstinacy, rebelliousness or their rebellion.-----
MYRTIEEnglishPet form of English Myrtle meaning little myrtle.-----
MYRTLEEnglishEnglish name derived from the vocabulary word myrtle the name of a flowering shrub or tree derived from the Old French diminutive myrtille meaning little myrtle.-----
MARAJHAEsperantoEsperanto name meaning made of the sea.-----
MERITAEsperantoEsperanto name meaning meritorious.-----
MIELAEsperantoEsperanto name meaning honey sweet.-----
MIRINDAEsperantoEsperanto name derived from Latin mirandus meaning worthy of admiration.-----
MAARIAFinnishFinnish form of Greek Maria meaning obstinacy, rebelliousness or their rebellion.-----
MAARIKAFinnishPet form of Finnish Maaria meaning obstinacy, rebelliousness or their rebellion.-----
MAARITFinnishFinnish form of Greek Margarites meaning pearl.-----
MAIJAFinnishFinnish form of Greek Maria meaning obstinacy, rebelliousness or their rebellion.-----
MARGAREETAFinnishFinnish form of Greek Margarites meaning pearl.-----
MARITTAFinnishFinnish form of Greek Margarites meaning pearl.-----
MARJAFinnishDutch and Finnish form of Greek Maria meaning obstinacy, rebelliousness or their rebellion.-----
MARJAANAFinnishFinnish form of Greek Mariam meaning obstinacy, rebelliousness or their rebellion.-----
MARJATTAFinnishFinnish pet form of Dutch/Finnish Marja meaning obstinacy, rebelliousness or their rebellion.-----
MARJOFinnishFinnish form of Greek Maria meaning obstinacy, rebelliousness or their rebellion.-----
MARJUKKAFinnishFinnish pet form of Dutch/Finnish Marja meaning obstinacy, rebelliousness or their rebellion.-----
MARJUTFinnishFinnish pet form of Dutch/Finnish Marja meaning obstinacy, rebelliousness or their rebellion.-----
MARKETTAFinnishFinnish form of Greek Margarites meaning pearl.-----
MARTTAFinnishFinnish form of Greek Martha meaning lady, mistress.-----
MATLEENAFinnishFinnish form of Greek Magdalene meaning of Magdala.-----
MERIFinnishFinnish name meaning the sea.-----
MIELIKKIFinnishFinnish name derived from the word mieli which can have many meanings desire feeling heart mind mood pleasure but its central meaning is mind.In mythology this is the name of a goddess of forests and healing whose symbol is the unicorn.-----
MIIAFinnishPet form of Finnish Maaria meaning obstinacy, rebelliousness or their rebellion.-----
MIINAFinnishShort form of Finnish Vilhelmiina meaning will helmet.-----
MIMMIFinnishPet form of Finnish Vilhelmiina meaning will helmet.-----
MINTTUFinnishFinnish name meaning mint.-----
MIRJAFinnishFinnish form of Hebrew Miryam meaning obstinacy, rebelliousness or their rebellion.-----
MIRJAMIFinnishFinnish form of Hebrew Miryam meaning obstinacy, rebelliousness or their rebellion.-----
MAIREMisc. GaelicIrish Gaelic form of Greek Maria meaning obstinacy, rebelliousness or their rebellion.-----
MAIREADMisc. Gaelic pron. my raid Irish Gaelic form of Greek Margarites meaning pearl.-----
MAIRENNMisc. GaelicVariant form of Irish Gaelic Mairin meaning obstinacy, rebelliousness or their rebellion.-----
MAIRINMisc. GaelicPet form of Irish Gaelic Maire meaning obstinacy, rebelliousness or their rebellion.-----
MAIRSILEMisc. GaelicFeminine form of Irish Gaelic Marcas meaning defense or of the sea.-----
MALLAIDHMisc. GaelicIrish Gaelic form of English Molly meaning obstinacy, rebelliousness or their rebellion.-----
MARSAILIMisc. GaelicScottish Gaelic form of Latin Marcia meaning defense or of the sea.-----
MEABHMisc. GaelicVariant form of Irish Gaelic Meadhbh meaning intoxicating. In mythology this is the name of a warrior queen of Connacht the wife of Ailill.-----
MEADHBHMisc. GaelicModern form of Old Irish Gaelic Medb meaning intoxicating. In mythology this is the name of a warrior queen of Connacht the wife of Ailill.-----
MEDBMisc. GaelicOld Irish Gaelic name meaning intoxicating. In mythology this is the name of a warrior queen of Connacht the wife of Ailill.-----
MORMisc. GaelicIrish and Scottish Gaelic name meaning great.-----
MUADHNAITMisc. GaelicIrish Gaelic name composed of the word muadh good, noble, and a diminutive suffix hence little noble one.-----
MUIREALLMisc. GaelicScottish Gaelic form of Irish Gaelic Muirgheal meaning sea bright.-----
MUIREANNMisc. GaelicIrish Gaelic name composed of the elements muir sea and fionn blessed, fair, white, hence sea fair. In mythology this is the name of the mother of Fionn mac Cumhail.-----
MUIRENNMisc. GaelicVariant spelling of Irish Gaelic Muirgen meaning born of the sea.-----
MUIRGENMisc. GaelicIrish Gaelic name meaning born of the sea.In mythology this is the name of a maiden who was changed into a salmon.-----
MUIRGHEALMisc. GaelicIrish Gaelic name composed of the elements muir sea and geal bright, hence sea bright.-----
MUIRINMisc. GaelicVariant spelling of Irish Gaelic Muirgen meaning born of the sea.-----
MUIRIOLMisc. GaelicScottish Gaelic form of Irish Gaelic Muirgheal meaning sea bright.-----
MUIRNEMisc. GaelicOld Gaelic name meaning beloved.-----
MURRONMisc. GaelicScottish form of Irish Gaelic Muireann meaning sea fair.-----
MADDEGermanVariant spelling of Low German Maud meaning mighty in battle.-----
MAGDAShortGermanform of various Germanic forms of Greek Magdalene meaning of Magdala. Compare with another form of Magda.-----
MAGDALENAGermanLatin form of Greek Magdalene meaning of Magdala. In use by the Germans Scandinavians and Spanish.-----
MAGDALENEGermanEnglish and German form of Greek Magdalene meaning of Magdala. In the bible this is the name of a woman who was cleansed of sin by Jesus and remained with him throughout his ministry and witnessed his crucifixion and resurrection.-----
MALWINEGermanGerman form of Scottish Malvina meaning smooth brow.-----
MAREIKEGermanGerman pet form of Latin Maria meaning obstinacy, rebelliousness or their rebellion.-----
MARGARETAGermanGermanform of Latin Margarita meaning pearl. Compare with another form of Margareta.-----
MARGARETEGermanGermanform of Latin Margarita meaning pearl. Compare with another form of Margarete.-----
MARIELEGermanGerman pet form of Latin Maria meaning obstinacy, rebelliousness or their rebellion.-----
MARLENEGermanGerman form of Latin Marlena meaning rebel of Magdala.-----
MARLISGermanContracted form of German Maria Liese meaning obstinacy, rebelliousness or their rebellion and God is my oath.-----
MARTHEGermanFrench and German form of Greek Martha meaning lady, mistress.-----
MAUDMedievalGermanGerman short form of Teutonic Mechthild meaning mighty in battle. Compare with another form of Maud.-----
MEIKEGermanGerman pet form of Latin Maria meaning obstinacy, rebelliousness or their rebellion.-----
MELUSINAGermanVariant spelling of German Melusine meaning either wonder or sea fog.-----
MELUSINEGermanGerman legend name of a fresh water spirit believed to reside in sacred springs and rivers meaning either wonder or sea fog. Melusine is depicted as being like a fish or serpent from the waist down.-----
METAGermanShort form of German Margarete meaning pearl.-----
METTEGermanLow German form of Gothic Mahthildis meaning mighty in battle.-----
MINAShortGermanform of German Wilhelmina meaning will helmet. Compare with another form of Mina.-----
MINEGermanShort form of German Wilhelmine meaning will helmet.-----
MINNAGermanVariant spelling of German Mina meaning will helmet.-----
MINNIEGermanPet form of German Wilhelmina meaning will helmet.-----
MIRJAMGermanDutch and German form of Hebrew Miryam meaning obstinacy, rebelliousness or their rebellion.-----
MITZIGermanGerman pet form of Latin Maria meaning obstinacy, rebelliousness or their rebellion.-----
MATASVINTHAGothic/Visigothic/Ostrogothicmother s dawn.-----
MAGDALNGreek Greek name meaning of Magdala. In the bible this is the name of a woman who was cleansed of sin by Jesus and remained with him throughout his ministry and witnessed his crucifixion and resurrection.-----
MAIAGreek Greek name meaning nursing mother. In mythology this is the name of the eldest of the Pleiades and mother of Hermes by Zeus.-----
MARGARITESGreek Greek name derived from the word margaron meaning pearl.-----
MARIAGreek Greek form of Hebrew Miryam meaning obstinacy, rebelliousness or their rebellion. In the bible this is the name of many characters including the mother of Jesus and a sister of Lazaros Latin Lazarus .Compare with another form of Maria.-----
MARIAMGreek Greek form of Hebrew Miryam Aramaic Mariamne meaning obstinacy, rebelliousness or their rebellion. In the bible this is the name of a woman of Judah and the sister of Aaron and Moses.-----
MARTHAGreek Hebrew Aramaic Greek Greek name of Aramaic origin meaning lady, mistress. In the bible this is the name of a sister of Lazaros Latin Lazarus .-----
MEDEIAGreek Greek name meaning cunning. In mythology this is the name of the sorceress who helped Iason Latin Jason steal the Golden Fleece from his father. When Jason later abandoned her for another woman she got revenge by killing two of her own children fathered by him.-----
MEDOUSAGreek Greek name meaning guardian. In mythology this is the name of one of the three Gorgons who had snakes for hair and whose glance turned anyone who looked at them to stone. She was the only Gorgon who was mortal.-----
MEGAIRAGreek Greek name meaning grudge. In mythology this is the name of one of the Furies Erinyes . Virgil named two others Alekto unceasing and Tisiphone murder retribution.-----
MELAINAGreek Variant spelling of Greek Melaine meaning black, dark. In mythology this is the name of a Naiad Nymph of springs.-----
MELAINEGreek Greek name derived from the word melaina meaning black, dark.In mythology this is the name of a Naiad Nymph of springs.-----
MELETGreek Greek name meaning practice. In mythology this is the name of one of the three original Muses before their number was increased to nine.-----
MELINAGreek Greek name derived from the word meli meaning honey.-----
MELISSAGreek Greek name derived from the word melissa meaning honey sap. In mythology this is the name of a nymph who cared for Zeus in his infancy.-----
MELITEGreek From the Greek name for the country of Malta from the Greek word meli meaning honey.-----
MELPOMENGreek Greek name meaning choir. In mythology this is the name of the muse of tragedy.-----
MINTHEGreek Greek name meaning mint. In mythology this is the name of a water nymph who was turned into a mint plant.-----
MNMGreek Greek name meaning memory. In mythology this is the name of one of the three original Muses.-----
MNMOSYNGreek Greek name meaning memory. In mythology this is the name of the personification of memory a Titaness and daughter of Gaia and Ouranos.-----
MYRINAGreek Greek name possibly meaning swiftly bounding.In mythology this is the name of a warrior queen of the Amazons who defeated the people of Atlantis.-----
MYRINEGreek Variant spelling of Greek Myrina possibly meaning swiftly bounding.-----
MYRRINEGreek Ancient Greek name derived from the word myron meaning myrrh.-----
MALAGypsy/Romani Hindi name meaning necklace. In use by the Romani. Compare with another form of Mala.-----
MIRELAGypsy/Romani Bulgarian Bulgarian and Romanian form of French Mireille meaning to admire. In use by the Romani.-----
MAHINAHawaiianHawaiian name meaning moon moonlight.-----
MAILEHawaiianHawaiian name derived from the name of a vine used in making leis.-----
MAKALAHawaiianHawaiian name meaning myrtle.-----
MAKELINAHawaiianHawaiian form of Latin Magdalena meaning of Magdala.-----
MALANAHawaiianHawaiian name meaning buoyant light.-----
MALEAHHawaiianEnglish variant spelling of Hawaiian Malia a form of Latin Maria meaning obstinacy, rebelliousness or their rebellion.-----
MALIAHawaiianHawaiian form of Latin Maria meaning obstinacy, rebelliousness or their rebellion.-----
MALIEHawaiianHawaiian name meaning calm.-----
MALINAHawaiianHawaiianname meaning calming soothing. Compare with other forms of Malina.-----
MANAHawaiianHawaiianname meaning psychic gifts. Compare with other forms of Mana.-----
MARAMAHawaiianPolynesian myth name of a moon goddess meaning moon.-----
MAYLEAHawaiianHawaiian name meaning wildflower.-----
MEIHawaiianHawaiianform of English May a pet form of English Margaret pearl and Mary obstinacy, rebelliousness or their rebellion. Compare with another form of Mei.-----
MEKAHawaiianHawaiian name meaning eyes.-----
MELEHawaiianHawaiian name meaning song. Also used as a Hawaiian form of Mary meaning obstinacy, rebelliousness or their rebellion.-----
MELIKAHawaiianHawaiian form of Greek Melissa meaning honey sap.-----
MIKILHawaiianHawaiian name meaning nimble quick.-----
MILIANIHawaiianHawaiian name meaning gentle caress.-----
MOANAHawaiianHawaiian unisex name meaning wide expanse of water.-----
MAAKAHHebrew Hebrew unisex name meaning to press, to squeeze, i.e. oppression. In the bible this is the name of many characters including one of King David s wives and a son of Nahor.-----
MACHALATHHebrew Hebrew name meaning stringed instrument. In the bible this is the name of a daughter of Ishmael.-----
MACHLAHHebrew Hebrew unisex name meaning disease. In the bible this is the name of a Gileadite sex uncertain and the name of the eldest of Zelophehad s five daughters.-----
MALAKHebrew Hebrew unisex name meaning angel, messenger. In the bible this is a word used to denote a messenger from God or from a private individual. Compare with another form of Malak.-----
MALKAHebrew Hebrew unisex name meaning queen for girls and king for boys.-----
MANAHebrew Hebrew name meaning part, portion. Compare with another form of Mana.-----
MAQQEDAHHebrew Hebrew name meaning place of shepherds. In the bible this is the name of a place in Judah near Beth Horon mentioned in Joshua 15 41.-----
MARAHebrew Hebrew name meaning bitter. In the bible this is the name that Naomi gave herself after the death of her husband and sons.-----
MARGANITHebrew Hebrew name derived from the name of a plant of Israel having blue gold and red flowers.-----
MARGANITAHebrew Variant form of Hebrew Marganit the name of a plant of Israel having blue gold and red flowers.-----
MARNINAHebrew Hebrew name meaning rejoice.-----
MARVAHebrew Hebrew name derived from the name of a mint plant.-----
MAYTALHebrewVariant spelling of Hebrew Meital meaning dew drops.-----
MEIRAHebrew Feminine form of Hebrew Meir meaning giving light.-----
MEIRIONAHebrew Hebrew name meaning soldiers, troops. Compare with another form of Meiriona.-----
MEIRIHebrew Variant form of Hebrew Meira meaning giving light.-----
MEIRITHebrew Variant form of Hebrew Meiri meaning giving light.-----
MEITALHebrew Hebrew name meaning dew drops.-----
MENUCHAHebrew Hebrew name meaning tranquility.-----
MENUHAHebrewVariant spelling of Hebrew Menucha meaning tranquility.-----
MERABHebrew Variant spelling of Hebrew Merav meaning increase, multiplication. In the bible this is the name of the eldest daughter of King Saul.-----
MERAVHebrew Variant spelling of Hebrew Merab meaning increase, multiplication.-----
MERIHebrew Hebrew name meaning bitter and rebellious.-----
MIRAPetHebrewform of Hebrew Miryam meaning obstinacy, rebelliousness or their rebellion.Compare with other forms of Mira.-----
MIRYAMHebrew Hebrew name meaning obstinacy, rebelliousness or their rebellion. In the bible this is the name of a woman of Judah and the sister of Aaron and Moses.-----
MIYKALHebrew Hebrew name meaning who is like God. In the bible this is the name of a daughter of king Saul.-----
MORAGHebrew Hebrew unisex name meaning threshing board. Compare with another form of Morag.-----
MORIYAHebrew Variant spelling of Hebrew Mowriyah meaning chosen by God.-----
MOWRIYAHHebrew Hebrew name meaning chosen by God. In the bible this is the name of the mountain where Abraham prepared to sacrifice Isaac to God.-----
MAGDOLNAHungarianHungarian form of Greek Magdalene meaning of Magdala.-----
MARGARETAHungarianHungarian form of Greek Margarites meaning pearl.-----
MARGITHungarianHungarian and Scandinavian form of Greek Margarites meaning pearl.-----
MARIAHungarianHungarian and Slovak form of Greek Maria meaning obstinacy, rebelliousness or their rebellion.-----
MARICAPetHungarianform of Hungarian Maria meaning obstinacy, rebelliousness or their rebellion. Compare with another form of Marica.-----
MARIKAHungarianPet form of Hungarian Maria meaning obstinacy, rebelliousness or their rebellion.-----
MARISKAHungarianPet form of Hungarian Maria meaning obstinacy, rebelliousness or their rebellion.-----
MARTAHungarianHungarian form of Greek Martha meaning lady, mistress.-----
MARTUSKAHungarianPet form of Hungarian Marta meaning lady, mistress.-----
MATILDHungarianHungarian form of Latin Mathilda meaning mighty in battle.-----
MONIKAHungarianHungarian form of Latin Monica possibly meaning advise, counsel.-----
MJAIcelandicIcelandic form Greek Maia meaning nursing mother.-----
MAGNHILDURIcelandicIcelandic form of Old Norse Magnhildr meaning mighty in battle.-----
MARGRETIcelandicIcelandic form of Latin Margarita meaning pearl.-----
MATTHILDURIcelandicIcelandic form of Latin Mathilda meaning mighty in battle.-----
MAHDOKHTPersian/Avestan/IranianPersian name meaning daughter of the moon.-----
MAHNAZPersian/Avestan/Iranian Persian name meaning glory of the moon.-----
MAHSHEEDPersian/Avestan/IranianVariant spelling of Persian Mahshid meaning moonlight.-----
MAHSHIDPersian/Avestan/Iranian Persian name meaning moonlight.-----
MAHTABPersian/Avestan/Iranian Persian name meaning like moonlight.-----
MAHVASHPersian/Avestan/Iranian Persian name meaning moon like.-----
MINOOPersian/Avestan/Iranian Persian name meaning heaven, paradise.-----
MINUPersian/Avestan/Iranian Variant spelling of Persian Minoo meaning heaven, paradise.-----
MOJGANPersian/Avestan/IranianPersian name meaning eyelashes.-----
MORVARIDPersian/Avestan/Iranian Persian form of Latin Margarita English Margaret meaning pearl.-----
MADAILEINIrishIrish form of French Madeline meaning of Magdala.-----
MAEGHANIrishVariant spelling of Irish Meaghan meaning pearl.-----
MAIREIrishIrish Gaelic form of Greek Maria meaning obstinacy, rebelliousness or their rebellion.-----
MAIREADIrish pron. my raid Irish Gaelic form of Greek Margarites meaning pearl.-----
MAIRENNIrishVariant form of Irish Gaelic Mairin meaning obstinacy, rebelliousness or their rebellion.-----
MAIRINIrishPet form of Irish Gaelic Maire meaning obstinacy, rebelliousness or their rebellion.-----
MAIRSILEIrishFeminine form of Irish Gaelic Marcas meaning defense or of the sea.-----
MALLAIDHIrishIrish Gaelic form of English Molly meaning obstinacy, rebelliousness or their rebellion.-----
MAVEIrishVariant spelling of Irish Maeve meaning intoxicating.-----
MAVOURNEENIrishIrish name derived from the phrase mo muirnin meaning my honey, my sweet one.-----
MCKENNAIrishIrish and Scottish surname transferred to forename use from an Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Cionaodha meaning son of Cionaodh, hence born of fire.-----
MEABHIrishVariant form of Irish Meadhbh meaning intoxicating. In mythology this is the name of a warrior queen of Connacht the wife of Ailill.-----
MEADHBHIrishModern form of Old Irish Gaelic Medb meaning intoxicating. In mythology this is the name of a warrior queen of Connacht the wife of Ailill.-----
MEAGHANIrishVariant spelling of Irish Meghan meaning pearl.-----
MEDBIrishOld Irish Gaelic name meaning intoxicating. In mythology this is the name of a warrior queen of Connacht the wife of Ailill.-----
MEGHANIrishIrish form of Welsh Megan meaning pearl.-----
MEGHANNIrishVariant spelling of Irish Meghan meaning pearl.-----
MORIrishIrish and Scottish Gaelic name meaning great.-----
MORRIGANIrishVariant spelling of Irish Morrighan meaning great queen.-----
MORRIGHANIrishIrish myth name of a goddess of death and war derived from Mhor Rioghain meaning great queen.-----
MUADHNAITIrishIrish Gaelic name composed of the word muadh good, noble, and a diminutive suffix hence little noble one.-----
MUIREANNIrishIrish Gaelic name composed of the elements muir sea and fionn blessed, fair, white, hence sea fair. In mythology this is the name of the mother of Fionn mac Cumhail-----
MUIRENNIrishVariant spelling of Irish Gaelic Muirgen meaning born of the sea.-----
MUIRGENIrishIrish Gaelic name meaning born of the sea.In mythology this is the name of a maiden who was changed into a salmon.-----
MUIRGHEALIrishIrish Gaelic name composed of the elements muir sea and geal bright, hence sea bright.-----
MUIRINIrishVariant spelling of Irish Gaelic Muirgen meaning born of the sea.-----

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