All Elements

usage
type
lechem לֶחֶם Ancient Hebrew
Hebrew word meaning "bread".
lee English
Phonetic element /li/ in English names. It can be realized in spelling as lee, ly, ley or leigh.
léi Chinese
Chinese character meaning "thunder".
lěi 1 Chinese
Chinese character meaning "pile of stones".
lěi 2 Chinese
Chinese character meaning "bud".
lei Polynesian, Hawaiian
Polynesian word meaning "garland, crown of flowers".
leib Ancient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "descendant, heir, heritage".
leifr Old Norse
Old Norse element meaning "descendant, heir, heritage".
leikr Old Norse
Old Norse element meaning "play".
lemo לְמוֹ Ancient Hebrew
Hebrew word meaning "at, to".
lene English
Phonetic element /lin/ in English names. It can be realized in spelling as lene or leen.
leo 1 Ancient Roman
Latin word meaning "lion".
leo 2 Hawaiian
Hawaiian word meaning "voice, sound".
leof Anglo-Saxon
Old English element meaning "dear, beloved, agreeable".
leon λέων Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "lion".
ler 1 English
Phonetic element /lɜɹ/ in English names.
ler 2 Old Irish
Old Irish word meaning "sea".
leub Ancient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "dear, beloved".
leud Ancient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "people".
leukos λευκός Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "white, bright".
lev לֵב Ancient Hebrew
Hebrew word meaning "heart".
lewi לֵוִי Hebrew
Hebrew word meaning "Levite".
lewo Ancient (Hypothetical), Old High German, Old Dutch
Indo-European root meaning "lion".
li לִי Hebrew
Hebrew prefix meaning "to me, for me".
1 Chinese
Chinese character meaning "black, dawn".
2 Chinese
Chinese character meaning "pear".
1 Chinese
Chinese character meaning "stand, establish".
2 Chinese
Chinese character meaning "power, capability, influence".
3 丽, 麗 Chinese
Chinese character meaning "beautiful, lovely".
4 Chinese
Chinese character meaning "white jasmine".
5 Chinese
Chinese character meaning "benefit, advantage".
1 Chinese
Chinese character meaning "reason, logic".
2 Chinese
Chinese character meaning "plum, plum tree".
3 Chinese
Chinese character meaning "village".
lián 1 莲, 蓮 Chinese
Chinese character meaning "lotus, water lily".
lián 2 Chinese
Chinese character meaning "clean, honest, upright".
lián 3 Chinese
Chinese character meaning "waterfall".
liàn 恋, 戀 Chinese
Chinese character meaning "love, yearn for".
liáng 1 Chinese
Chinese character meaning "good, virtuous, respectable".
liáng 2 凉, 涼 Chinese
Chinese character meaning "cool, refreshing".
liáng 3 Chinese
Chinese character meaning "beam, bridge", also referring to the ancient state of Liang.
liàng 1 Chinese
Chinese character meaning "bright, radiant, light".
liàng 2 谅, 諒 Chinese
Chinese character meaning "excuse, forgive".
liáo 辽, 遼 Chinese
Chinese character meaning "distant, far".
liào Chinese
Chinese character referring to the ancient state of Liao, which was located in what is now Henan province.
liber Ancient Roman
Latin word meaning "free".
licc Anglo-Saxon (Hypothetical)
Unattested Old English word meaning "stream".
liêm Vietnamese
Vietnamese form of lián.
liên Vietnamese
Vietnamese form of lián.
lijer South Slavic
South Slavic word meaning "lily".
lil Sumerian
Sumerian word meaning "wind, breeze, phantom".
lila लीला Sanskrit
Sanskrit word meaning "play, amusement".
lilium Ancient Roman
Latin word meaning "lily".
lín 1 Chinese
Chinese character meaning "forest".
lín 2 Chinese
Chinese character meaning "fine jade, gem".
lǐn Chinese
Chinese character meaning "shiver with cold".
lin Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "flax".
lind 1 Ancient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "flexible, soft, tender, serpent, snake".
lind 2 Anglo-Saxon, Old Norse
Old English and Old Norse word meaning "linden tree, lime tree, shield".
linda Southern African, Nguni
Nguni word meaning "wait, guard".
líng 1 灵, 靈 Chinese
Chinese character meaning "spirit, soul".
líng 2 铃, 鈴 Chinese
Chinese character meaning "bell, chime".
líng 3 绫, 綾 Chinese
Chinese character meaning "thin silk".
líng 4 Chinese
Chinese character meaning "tinkling of jade".
lǐng Chinese
Chinese character meaning "to know".
linh Vietnamese
Vietnamese form of líng.
linnaea Various
Latin scientific word meaning "twinflower", after the Swedish botanist Carolus Linnaeus.
linta Old High German
Old High German word meaning "linden tree, lime tree, shield".
lioht Old High German
Old High German word meaning "light".
liros Ancient Celtic (Hypothetical)
Celtic word meaning "sea, ocean".
lirou Old Welsh
Old Welsh word meaning "sea".
liú 刘, 劉 Chinese
Chinese character meaning "kill, destroy".
liù Chinese
Chinese character meaning "six".
livu льѵъ Medieval Slavic
Slavic word meaning "lion".
ljótr Old Norse
Old Norse word meaning "light".
llanw Old Welsh
Welsh word meaning "tide, flow".
lliant Old Welsh
Welsh word meaning "flow, flood".
llin Welsh
Welsh word meaning "flax, linen" (probably of Latin origin).
llwyd Welsh
Welsh word meaning "grey".
llys Welsh
Welsh word meaning "plant".
loan Vietnamese
Vietnamese form of luán.
locus Ancient Roman
Latin word meaning "place".
logos λόγος Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "word, speech".
lonec South Slavic
South Slavic word meaning "pot".
lóng 1 Chinese
Chinese character meaning "prosperous, abundant".
lóng 2 龙, 龍 Chinese
Chinese character meaning "dragon".
long Vietnamese
Vietnamese form of lóng.
longus Ancient Roman
Latin word meaning "long", distantly related to English long (see lang).
陆, 陸 Chinese
Chinese character meaning "land".
吕, 呂 Chinese
Chinese character meaning "musical note". It also refers to the ancient state of Lu, which was located in present-day Henan province.
绿, 綠 Chinese
Chinese character meaning "green".
luán 鸾, 鸞 Chinese
Chinese character referring to a mythological bird.
lucky English
English word meaning "lucky".
lugal Sumerian
Sumerian word meaning "king".
luna Ancient Roman
Latin word meaning "moon".
lundr Old Norse
Old Norse word meaning "grove".
lunga Southern African, Nguni
Nguni word meaning "correct, good".
luo λύω Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "to loosen".
luó 罗, 羅 Chinese
Chinese character meaning "net, gauze", and also referring to the minor ancient state of Luo.
lupus Ancient Roman
Latin word meaning "wolf".
lux Ancient Roman
Latin word meaning "light".
luxus Ancient Roman
Latin word meaning "luxury, extravagance".
lykos λύκος Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "wolf". The genitive form is λύκου (lykou).
lyn English
Phonetic element /lɪn/ in English names. It can be realized in spelling as lyn, lynn, lin, and so on.
lyng Old Norse
Old Norse word meaning "heather".
lysis λύσις Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "a release, loosening".
lyssa λύσσα Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "madness, rabies".
lyuby Medieval Slavic
Slavic word meaning "love".
lyudu Medieval Slavic
Slavic word meaning "people".
ma 1 Japanese
Japanese kun reading of zhēn.
ma 2 Japanese
Japanese on reading of .
ma 3 満, 滿 Japanese
Japanese nanori reading of mǎn.
ma 4 Japanese
Japanese on reading of .
ma 5 Japanese
Japanese kun reading of jiān.
Chinese
Chinese character meaning "flax".
马, 馬 Chinese
Chinese character meaning "horse".
maa маа Mongolian
Mongolian feminine suffix, originating in Tibetan meaning "mother".
macc Old Irish
Old Irish word meaning "son".
macer Ancient Roman
Latin word meaning "thin".
mache μάχη Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "battle".
macian Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "to make".
macon Old Dutch
Old Dutch word meaning "to make".
mad Old Welsh
Welsh word meaning "good, fortuante".
madaha مدح Arabic
Arabic word meaning "to praise".
madhu मधु Sanskrit
Sanskrit word meaning "sweet, delicious, honey".
madhukara मधुकर Sanskrit
Sanskrit word meaning "bee, honey-maker".
madinah مدينة Arabic
Arabic word meaning "city".
madonna Italian
Italian title for the Virgin Mary meaning "my lady".
mae Japanese
Japanese kun reading of qián.
máel Old Irish
Old Irish word meaning "bald, shaved, tonsured", and by extension "devotee, servant".
mael Old Welsh, Medieval Breton
Welsh and Breton word meaning "prince, chieftain, lord".
mær 1 Anglo-Saxon
Old English element meaning "famous".
mær 2 Old Norse
Old Norse element meaning "maid".
mærr Old Norse
Old Norse element meaning "famous".
magan Ancient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "mighty, strong".
magister Ancient Roman
Latin word meaning "teacher, master, leader".
maglos Ancient Celtic (Hypothetical)
Celtic word meaning "noble, chief".
magn Old Norse
Old Norse element meaning "mighty, strong".
magnus Ancient Roman
Latin word meaning "great".
magyar Hungarian
Hungarian word meaning "Hungarian".
maha महा Sanskrit
Sanskrit element meaning "great".
mahhon Old High German
Old High German word meaning "to make".
mahmud مَحْمُود Arabic
Arabic word meaning "praised, commendable".
maht Ancient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "might, strength".
mai 1 Vietnamese
Vietnamese form of méi (referring to the tree known as the Chinese plum, species Prunus mume).
mai 2 Japanese
Japanese kun reading of .
mai 3 麻衣 Japanese
Japanese character meaning "linen robe".
main Welsh
Welsh word meaning "slender, thin".
maior Ancient Roman
Latin word meaning "greater".
maith Old Irish
Old Irish word meaning "good".
maius Ancient Roman
Latin word meaning "May (the month)".
majada مَجَدَ Arabic
Arabic word meaning "to be glorious".
majid مجيد Arabic
Arabic word meaning "glorious".
mäki Medieval Finnic
Finnic word meaning "hill, mountain".
maki Japanese
Japanese kun reading of .
makon Old Saxon
Old Saxon word meaning "to make".
makoto Japanese
Japanese kun reading of chéng.
makram مَكْرَم Arabic
Arabic word meaning "noble trait".
makwos Ancient Celtic (Hypothetical)
Celtic word meaning "son".
malak ملك Arabic
Arabic word meaning "angel".
mal'akh מַלְאָכְ Ancient Hebrew
Hebrew word meaning "messenger, angel".
malati मालती Sanskrit
Sanskrit word meaning "jasmine".
malik ملك Arabic
Arabic word meaning "king".
malina Medieval Slavic
Slavic word meaning "raspberry".
malu Medieval Slavic
Slavic word meaning "small".
mǎn 满, 滿 Chinese
Chinese character meaning "full".
man Ancient Germanic, Old High German, Old Dutch
Germanic element meaning "man".
mana 1 Japanese
Japanese nanori reading of ài.
mana 2 Polynesian, Hawaiian
Polynesian word meaning "power".
manag Ancient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "many".
manas मनस् Sanskrit
Sanskrit element meaning "mind, intellect, spirit".
mancus Ancient Roman
Latin word meaning "maimed, crippled".
mandala Old High German
Old High German word meaning "almond", of Latin origin.
manisha मनीषा Sanskrit
Sanskrit element meaning "thought, wisdom".
manju मञ्जु Sanskrit
Sanskrit word meaning "lovely, beautiful".
manjula मञ्जुल Sanskrit
Sanskrit word meaning "pleasing, beautiful".
manjusha मञ्जूषा Sanskrit
Sanskrit word meaning "small box, small chest".
mann Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "man".
mansus Late Roman
Medieval Latin word meaning "dwelling".
mantra मन्त्र Sanskrit
Sanskrit word meaning "instrument of thought, prayer, advice".
mantus Medieval Baltic
Lithuanian word meaning "intelligent".
mào Chinese
Chinese character meaning "lush, thick, talented".
mar English
Phonetic element /mɑɹ/ in English names.
maral مرال Persian
Persian word meaning "deer".
marca Late Roman
Late Latin word meaning "border, boundary, march", of Germanic origin.
marchisus Late Roman
Late Latin word meaning "marquis".
marcus Ancient Roman
Latin word meaning "hammer".
mare Ancient Roman
Latin word meaning "sea".
margarites μαργαρίτης Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "pearl".
mari Ancient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "famous".
mariscalcus Late Roman
Late Latin word meaning "groom", ultimately derived from Germanic marah "horse" and scalc "servant". This is the origin of the English word marshal.
marka Old High German
Old High German word meaning "border, boundary, march".
māros Ancient Celtic (Hypothetical)
Celtic word meaning "great, big".
martellus Late Roman
Late Latin word meaning "hammer".
masa 1 Japanese
Means "become", a Japanese nanori reading of chéng.
masa 2 Japanese
Japanese kun reading of zhèng.
masa 3 Japanese
Japanese nanori reading of .
masa 4 Japanese
Japanese nanori reading of chāng.
masa 5 Japanese
Japanese nanori reading of zhèng.
masaru 1 Japanese
Japanese kun reading of shèng.
masaru 2 Japanese
Means "excellence, superiority, gentleness", a Japanese kun reading of yǒu.
maslo Medieval Slavic
Slavic word meaning "butter".
masu Japanese
Japanese kun reading of .
math Old Irish
Old Irish word meaning "bear".
mathal Ancient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "meeting".
maðr Old Norse
Old Norse word meaning "man".
mati मति Sanskrit
Sanskrit word meaning "mind, thought".
mātīr Ancient Celtic (Hypothetical)
Celtic word meaning "mother".
matis Ancient Celtic (Hypothetical)
Celtic word meaning "good".
matsu Japanese
Japanese kun reading of sōng.
matta Late Roman
Late Latin word meaning "reed mat".
mattan מַתָּן Ancient Hebrew
Hebrew word meaning "gift".
matus Ancient Celtic (Hypothetical)
Celtic word meaning "bear", possibly originally from *matis "good".
maur Old Welsh
Old Welsh word meaning "great, big".
maurus Ancient Roman
Latin word meaning "dark skinned, Moorish".
mawar Malay
Malay word meaning "rose".
mayra майра Chechen
Nakh word meaning "husband, brave man".
mayura मयूर Sanskrit
Sanskrit word meaning "peacock".
me Japanese
Japanese kun reading of .
mechi мечь Medieval Slavic
Slavic element meaning "sword".
medea μήδεα Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "plans, counsel, cunning".
medo μέδω Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "to protect, to rule over".
medomai μέδομαι Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "to be mindful of, to provide for, to think on".
medvedi медведь Medieval Slavic
Slavic word meaning "bear".
mee English
Phonetic element /mi/ in English names.
meeli Medieval Finnic
Finnic word meaning "mood, mind".
megumi 1 恵, 惠 Japanese
Japanese kun reading of huì.
megumi 2 Japanese
Japanese nanori reading of ài.
méi Chinese
Chinese character meaning "plum, apricot" (referring to the tree known as the Chinese plum, species Prunus mume).
měi Chinese
Chinese character meaning "beautiful".
meier Medieval German, Medieval Dutch
Middle High German and Middle Dutch word meaning "bailiff, administrator, steward". It also came to mean "tenant farmer".
meir מֵאִיר Hebrew
Hebrew word meaning "giving light".
meiros Medieval Baltic
Baltic element meaning "peace".
mel Ancient Roman
Latin word meaning "honey".
mela Southern African, Nguni
Nguni word meaning "stand for, represent".
melaina μέλαινα Ancient Greek
Feminine form of melas.
melas μέλας Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "black, dark".
melek Turkish
Turkish word meaning "angel", ultimately from Arabic.
melekh מֶלֶכְ Ancient Hebrew
Hebrew word meaning "king".
meli μέλι Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "honey".
melissa μέλισσα Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "bee".
melodia μελῳδία Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "song, chant".
melon μῆλον Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "fruit".
melos μέλος Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "song".
melti Medieval Slavic
Slavic word meaning "grind, mill".
mén 门, 門 Chinese
Chinese character meaning "gate, door".
mene μήνη Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "moon".
méng Chinese
Chinese character meaning "bud, sprout".
mèng 梦, 夢 Chinese
Chinese character meaning "dream, vision".
měng Chinese
Chinese character meaning variously "cover, suffer, ignorance".
menis μῆνις Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "wrath".
meno μένω Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "to stay, to wait, to remain".
menos μένος Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "mind, strength, courage, force".
menta Ancient Roman
Latin word meaning "mint".
mercari Ancient Roman
Latin word meaning "to trade, to sell".
merces Ancient Roman
Latin word meaning "reward, wages", which in Vulgar Latin acquired the meaning "favour, pity".
meri Medieval Finnic
Finnic word meaning "sea".
meritus Ancient Roman
Latin word meaning "deserving".
merki Old Norse
Old Norse word meaning "border, boundary".
meros μέρος Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "part, share".
meru мѣръ Medieval Slavic
Slavic element meaning "great, famous".
merula Ancient Roman
Latin word meaning "blackbird".
merx Ancient Roman
Latin word meaning "merchandise, goods".
mes Sumerian
Sumerian word meaning "hero, young man".
mespilum Ancient Roman
Latin word meaning "medlar tree" (of Greek origin).
meta μετά Ancient Greek
Greek preposition meaning "with".
meter μήτηρ Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "mother". The genitive form is μητρός (metros).
methystos μέθυστος Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "intoxicated, drunk".
mezzirahs Old High German
Old High German word meaning "knife".
mi 1 美, 미 Japanese, Korean
Japanese and Korean reading of měi.
mi 2 Japanese
Japanese nanori reading of hǎi.
mi 3 実, 實 Japanese
Means "fruit, good result, truth", from a Japanese kun reading of shí.
mi 4 Japanese
Japanese nanori reading of .
mi 5 Japanese
Japanese kun reading of .
mi 6 מִי Ancient Hebrew
Hebrew word meaning "who" (interrogative pronoun).
mi 7 Japanese
Japanese kun reading of sān.
miǎn 缅, 緬 Chinese
Chinese character meaning "distant, remote".
miào Chinese
Chinese character meaning "mysterious, subtle, exquisite".
michi Japanese
Japanese kun reading of dào.
midori 緑, 綠 Japanese
Japanese kun reading of .
mihr Ancient Persian
Middle Persian word meaning "friendship" and "sun".
miku 未来 Japanese
Jubako reading of mirai.
milde Anglo-Saxon
Old English element meaning "gentle, mild".
mille Medieval English
Middle English word meaning "mill".
miltos μίλτος Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "red earth".
milu милъ Medieval Slavic
Slavic element meaning "gracious, dear".
mín 1 Chinese
Chinese character meaning "gentle, affable".
mín 2 Chinese
Chinese character meaning "people, citizens".
mín 3 Chinese
Chinese character meaning "heaven".
mín 4 Chinese
Chinese character meaning "jade, stone resembling jade".
mǐn Chinese
Chinese character meaning "quick, clever, sharp".
min 1 敏, 민 Korean
Korean reading of mǐn.
min 2 旼, 민 Korean
Korean reading of mín.
min 3 民, 민 Korean
Korean reading of mín.
min 4 旻, 민 Korean
Korean reading of mín.
min 5 珉, 민 Korean
Korean reading of mín.
mina मीन Sanskrit
Sanskrit word meaning "fish".
minami Japanese
Japanese kun reading of nán.
minato Japanese
Japanese kun reading of gǎng.
míng 1 Chinese
Chinese character meaning "bright, light, clear".