H

Name Meaning Derivations Origin
Hachi River Hachee, Hachie, Hachy Native American, Seminole
Hadara Adorned with beauty. Hadarah, Hadaria,
Hadariah, Hadarya, Hadaryah
Hebrew
Hadassah Myrtle Hebrew
Hadiya Gift Hadiyah African, Swahili
Hadley From the heather meadow Hadlea, Hadleah, Hadlee,
Hadlei, Hadleigh, Hadley, Hadli, Hadlie, Hadly
English
Hadria Dark one. Latin
Hafwen Fair summer Hafwena, Hafwenah, Hafwin,
Hafwina, Hafwinah, Hafwine, Hafwyn, Hafwyna, Hafwynah, Hafwyne
Welsh
Hagar Abandoned, Forsaken. Hagara, Hagarah, Hagaria,
Hagariah, Hagarya, Hagaryah, Hajar, Hajara, Hajarah, Hajaria, Hajariah,
Hajarya, Hajaryah
Hebrew
Hahau Dew Tongan
Haidee Modest, Honoured. Haidea, Haideah, Haidey,
Haidi, Hadia, Hady, Hadya, Hadyea, Hadyee, Hadyey
Greek
Haido Caress Haydo Greek
Haifa Slender, Of beautiful
body.
Arabic
Hailey Hero; From the hay
meadow.
Hailea, Haileah, Hailee,
Hailei, Haileigh, Haili, hailie, Haily, Haylea, Hayleah, Haylee,
Haylei, Hayleigh, Hayley, Hayli, Haylie, Hayly
Scottish; Old English
Haiwee Dove Haiwi, Haiwie, Haiwy Native American
Hala Salty Halah Latin
Halcyon Sea conceived,
King-fisher bird.
Halcyone Greek
Haldana Half Danish. The feminine
form of Halden
Haldanah, Haldania,
Haldaniah, Haldanna, Haldannah, Haldanya, Haldanyah, Haldannya,
Haldannyah
Old Norse
Haley Heroine; Ingenious, From
the hay meadow
Hailea, Haileah, Hailee,
Hailei, Haileigh, Hailey, Haili, Hailia, Hailiah, Hailie, Halea,
Haleah, Halee, Halei, Haleigh, Hali, Halia, Haliah, Halie, Haly, Halya,
Halyah
Scandinavian, Old English
Halfrida Peaceful heroine;
Peaceful home.
Halfreda, Halfredah,
Halfredda, Halfreddah, Halfrida, Halfridah, Halfrieda, Halfryda,
Halfrydah
Teutonic; Old English
Halia She looks like a beloved
relative
Haleaah, Haleea, Haleeah,
Haleia, Haleiah, Haliah, Halya, Halyah
Hawaiian
Haliaka House leader.  Haliakak, Halyaka,
Halyakah
Hawaiian
Halima Gentle Haleema, Haleemah,
Halimah, Halyma, Halymah
African, Swahili
Halimeda One who thinks of the sea Halimedah, Halymeda,
Halymedah
Greek
Halina Resemblance Halinah, Haline, Halyn,
Halyna, Halynah, Halyne
Hawaiian
Halla Unexpected guest,
Unexpected gift.
Hala, Halah, Hallah,
Hallia, Halliah, Hallya, Hallyah, Halya, Halyah
African, Swahili
Hallie One who thinks of the sea. Hallea, Halleah, Hallee,
Hallei, Halleigh, Halley, Halli, Hallia, Halliah, Hally, Hallya,
Hallyah
Greek
Halona Lucky Allona, Allonah, Alona,
Alonah, Hallona, Hallonah, Halonah
Native American
Hana Work; Blossom flower; God
is gracious. A form of Hannah.
Hanah, Hanna, Hannah Hawaiian; Japanese;
Hebrew
Hanako Flower child. Japanese
Hanan Mercy Arabic
Hanele Merciful Hanal, Hanall, Hanalla,
Hanalle, Hanel, Hanela, Hanelah, Hanele, Hanell, Hanella, Hanelle,
Hannel, Hannell, Hannella, Hannelle
Hebrew
Hanifah True believer Hanifa, Hanyfa, Hanyfah Arabic
Hanna Goddess
of life
Hannah Grace
of God, God is gracious.
Ann, Anna, Annah, Chana,
Chanah, Channa, Channah, Hana, Hanah, Hanna, Hanita, Hanitah, Henna,
Hennah, Honna, Honnah, Johana, Johanah, Johanna, Johannah
Hebrew
Hansol Pine tree. Korean
Hanul Sky Korean
Hanya Stone Hania, Haniah, Hanyah Australian Aboriginal
Hao Tasteful, Good. Vietnamese
Happi Delightful Happea, Happee, Happey,
Happie, Happy
English
Harah Sky Hara Australian Aboriginal
Haralda Powerful army commander.
The feminine form of Harold.
Harelda, Hareldah,
Heralda, Heeraldah
Old Norse
Harlene From the hare meadow. Harlean, Harleana,
Harleanah, Harleane, Harleen, Harleena, Harleenah, Harleene, Harlena,
Harlenah, Harlin, Harlinah, Harline, Harlyn, Harlyna, Harlynah,
Harlyne
English
Harley From the hare meadow. Harlea, Harleah, Harlean,
Harleana, Harleanah, Harleane, Harleen, Harleena, Harleenah, Harlei,
Harleigh, Harlein, Harleina, Harleinah, Harleine, Harlene, Harleyn,
Harleyna, Harleynah, Harleyne, Harlin, Harlina, Harlinah, Harline,
Harlyn, Harlyna, Harlynah, Harlyne
Old English
Harmony A
beautiful blending, Harmonious
Harmany, Harmonia, Harmoniah,
Harmone, Harmonee, Harmoney, Harmoni, Harmonia, Harmoniah, Harmonie,
Harmonya, Harmonyah
Latin
Harriet Home
ruler. Powerful army commander. The feminine form of Harry.
Harriett, Harietta,
Harriette (French), Hariot, Hariott, Harriot, Harriott, Haryyet,
Harryeta, Harryetah, Harryete, Harryett, Harryetta, Harryettah,
Harryette, Haryet, Haryeta, Haryetah, Haryete, Haryett, Haryetta,
Haryettah,
Haryette
Old French
Hasia Protected by the Lord. Hasiah, Hasya, Hasyah Hebrew
Hasina Good. Hasinah, Hasyn, Hasyna,
Hasynah, Hasyne
African, Swahili
Hateya To push away with the
foot.
Hateia, Hateiah, Heteyah Native American
Hathor Sky goddess. Hathora, Hathorah,
Hathore
Egyptian
Haukea Snow Haukia, Haukiah, Haukya,
Haukyah
Hawaiian
Hausu Bear yawning. Native American
Hawa Love; The breath of life. Hawah Arabic; Hebrew
Haya Modest Haia, Haiah, Hayah Arabic
Hayat Life Haiat Arabic
Hayden From the valley with the
hedges.
Hadan, Haden, Hadin,
Hadon, Hadun, Hadyn, Haidan, Haiden, Haidin, Haidn, Hadon, Haidun,
Haidyn, Haydan, Haydin, Haydn, Haydon, Haydun, Haydyn, Heydan, Heyden,
Heydin, Heydn, Heydon, Heydun, Heydyn
English, Welsh
Hayley Hay Clearing, From the hay meadow,
High clearing.
Hailea, Haileah, Hailee,
Hailei, Haileigh, Hailey, Haili, Hailia, Hailiah, Hailie, Halea,
Haleah, Halee, Halei, Haleigh, Hali, Halia, Haliah, halie, Haly, Halya,
Halyah, Haylea, Hayleah, haylee, Haylei, Hayleigh, Hayli, Haylia,
Hayliah, Haylie, Hayly
Old English
Haylla Unexpected Gift Halla Swahli
Hazel The hazlenut tree, A
light yellow-brown colour.
Haizel, Haizelah, Haizell,
Haizella, Haizellah, Haizelle, Hayzal, Hayzala, Hayzalah, Hayzale,
Hayzall, Hayzalla, Hayzallah, Hayzalle, Hazal, Hazall, Hazalla,
Hazallah, Hazalle, Hazell, Hazella, Hazelle, Hazzal, Hazzel, Hazzell,
Hazzella, Hazzellah, Hazzelle, Heyzal, Heyzel
Old English
Hazelle The
hazel tree
Hazel
Heather A
shrub, plant. From the place where the heather grows, Flowering,
Blooming.
Heathar, Hethar, Hether,
Hevar, Hever, Heatherlee
Middle English
Heavenly Angel-like, Heavenly Heavenlea, Heavenleah,
Heavenlee, Heavenlei, Heavenleigh, Heavenley, Heavenli, Heavenlie
English
Heba Gift from God. Arabic
Hebe Young Heba, Hebah, Hevee, Hebey,
Hebi, Hebia, Hebie, Heby
Greek
Hedda One who struggles Heda, Hedah, Heddah,
Hedvige, Hedwig, Hedwiga, Hedwyga, Hendvig, Henvyg
Teutonic
Hedwig Fighter Avice, Avis, Edo, Edvige,
Eide, Havoise, Haise, Heda, Hedda (German), Hedu (Slavic), Hedvig,
Hedvige (French), Hedwegis, Hedwyg, Heidi, Jadviga
Teutonic
Hedy Sweet, Pleasant. The
short form of names starting with “Hed”.
Heddee, Heddey, Heddi,
Heddie, Heddy, Hedee, Hedey, Hedi, Hedie
Greek
Heidi Noble one. Heidea, Heidee, Heidey,
Heidie, Heidy, Hidea, Hidee, Hidey, Hidi, Hidie, Hydea, Hydee, Hydey,
Hydi, Hydie, Hydy
Swiss
Helaku Sunny day. Helakoo Native American
Helen Torchlight, Shining
light.
Aila, Aileen, Aileena,
Ailene, Aleen, Aleena, Eileen, Eileena, Elaine, Elana, Elanah, Elane,
Elayne, Eleanor, Eleanora, Eleanore, Eleen, Elena (Italian), Elene,
Eleni, Elenora, Elenore, Elinor, Elinora, Elinore, Elladina, Elladine,
Ellen, Ellena, Ellene, Elletta, Ellette, Ellyn, Ellynn, Elna, Elnora,
Elora, Elyn, Galina, Helaina, Helan, Helana, Helanah, Helean, Heleana,
Heleanah, Heleen, Heleena, Heleenah, Helena, Helenah, Helene (German,
French), Helenka, Helin, Helina, Helinah, Helyn, Helyna, Helynah,
Ileana, Leanora, Leanore, Lenora, Lenore, Leonora, Leonore, Lora,
Lora, Nora, Norah, Valenka, Yelena, Yelenah, Yelina, Yelinah, Yelyna,
Yelynah
Greek
Helena Torchlight, Shining
light.
Halaina, Halainah,
Halaine, Halayn, Halayna, Halaynah, Halayne, Helain, Helaina, Helainah,
Helaine, Helana, Helanah, Helane, Helayn, Helayna, Helaynah, Helayne,
Heleana, Heleanah, Heleena, Heleenah, Helenah, Helina, Helinah,
Hellain, Hellaina, Hellaine, Hellan, Hellana, Hellanah, Helyna,
Helynah, Holain, Holaina, Holainah, Holaine, Holana, Holanah, Holane,
Holayn, Holayna, Holaynah, Holayne
Greek
Helga Religious; Holy. Helgah Teutonic; Norse
Helianthe Bright flower. Greek
Helice Spiral Helicia, Heliciah, Helyce,
Helycia, Helyciah, Helycya, Helycyah
Greek
Helki To touch. Helkee, Heldie, Helky Native American
Helma Little determined
guardian. A short form of Wilhelmina.
Halma, Halmah, Helmah,
Hilma, Hilmah, Hylma, Hylmah
Teutonic
Heloise Famous in war, Healthy;
Flourishing. The French form of Eloise.
Heloisa, Heloisah,
Heloysa, Heloysah, Heloyse
French; Old Norse
Helsa Swan. The Danish form of
Elizabeth, holy and sacred to God.
Helsah, Helsia, Helsiah,
Helsya, Helsyah
English
Heltu Friendly bear. Heltoo Native American
Henrietta Ruler
of the home. The feminine form of Henry
Eiric (Scottish),
Enrichetta (Italian), Enrika, Enriquetta (Spanish), Enriquette,
Hendrica (Dutch), Hendrika (Dutch), Hendrinka, Hendrinkah, Henka,
Henrieta (Lithuanian), Henrietta (French), Henrinka (Swedish/Slavic),
Henriquetta, Henriquette, Henriquieta (Portuguese), Henriquiette,
Henryet, Henryeta, Henryetah, Henryete, Henryett, Henryetta,
Henryettah, Henryette, Henryetta, Henryettah, Henryette, Henryka,
Henrykah, Jendriska, Jetje, Jette, Jindriska
French
Hera Queen of the heavens, in
Greek mythology, the wife of Zeus.
Herah, Heria, Heriah,
Herya, Heryah
Greek
Herberta Brilliant warrior. The
feminine form of Herbert.
Herbertah, Herbertia,
Herbertiah, Herbirta, Herbirtah, Herbirtia, Herburta, Herburtah,
Herburtia, Herbyrta, Herbyrtah
German
Herlia Most beautiful Aherla Greek
Herma Square pillar made of
stone.
Erma, Ermah, Hermah,
Hirma, Hirmah, Hyrma, Hyrmah
Latin
Hermina

“air-MEEN-ah”

Daughter of the earth,
Noble woman.
Herminia, Hermione Greek
Hermione Daughter of the earth,
Noble woman.
Hermia, Hermina, Herminah,
Hermine (French), Herminia (Polish), Hermyon, Hermyona, Hermyonah,
Hermyone
Greek
Hermosa Beautiful; Lovely. Hermosah Spanish; Latin
Hero Chosen one. Greek
Hertha Mother earth. Heartha, Hearthah,
Hearthea, Heartheah, Hearthia, Hearthiah, Hearthya, Hearthyah, Herthah,
Herthia, Herthiah, Herthya, Herthyah
Teutonic
Hesper Evening, Evening star. Hespera, Hesperah,
Hesperia
Greek
Hester Evening star. Hespar, Hesta, Hestar,
Hestarr, Hestia, Hestiah, Hestya, Hestyah
Greek
Hestia Goddess
of the hearth, Star; Myrtle tree.
Hestiah, Hestya, Hestyah Greek; Persian
Heta Hunting rabbits. Hetah Native American
Hettie Ruler of the home. A
short form of Henrietta.
Hetty Old French
Hialeah Beautiful meadow. Hialea, Hialee, Hialei,
Hialeigh, Hiali, Hialie, Hialy, Hyalea, Hyaleah, Hyalee, Hyalei,
Hyaliehg, Hyali, Hyalie, Hyaly
Cherokee
Hiawasee Meadow Hyawasee Cherokee
Hiawatha River maker. Hiawathah, Hyawatha,
Hyawathah
Native American
Hibernia From Ireland. Hibernina, Hiberninah,
Hibernine, Hibernya, Hibernyah, Hybernyna, Hybernynah, Hybernyne 
Latin
Hibiscus Marshmallow flowering
plant found in the moors.
Hibyscus, Hybyscus Latin
Hieronyma God is high. A feminine
form of Jerome.
Hebrew
Hika Daughter Hikah, Hyka, Hykah Polynesian
Hilary Cheerful Hilaire, Hilarea, Hilaree,
Hilarey, Hilari, Hilaria (Latin), Hilarie, Hillarea, Hillare, Hillarey,
Hillari, Hillarie, Hillary, Hylarea, Hylaree, Hylarey, Hylari, Hylarie,
Hylarie, Hylary, Hyllarea, Hyllaree, Hyllarey, Hyllari, Hyllarie,
Hyllary, Ilaria, Milara
Greek
Hilda Protector, Battle
stronghold, Warrior. A short form of Hildegarde.
Hildah, Hilde, Hildee,
Hildi, Hildiah, Hildie, Hillda, Hilldah, Hilldee, Hilldey, Hilldi,
Hilldia, Hilldie, Hilldy, Hylda, Hyldah, Hyldea, Hyldee, hyldey, Hyldi,
Hyldie, Hyldy, Hylldea, Hylldee, Hylldey, Hylldi, Hylldie, Hylldy,
hyldy
Teutonic
Hildegarde Protector, Battle
stronghold, Warrior.
Hildaagard, Hildaagarde,
Hildagard, Hildagarde, Hildegard, Hildegaurd, Hildeguarda, Hildeguarde,
Hyldaagard, Hyldaagarde, Hyldaaguard, Hyldaaguarde, Hyldagard,
Hyldagarde, Hyldegard, Hyldegarde, Hyldeguard, Hyldeguarde
Teutonic
Hildemar Glorious Hildemara, Hildemare,
Hyldemar, Hyldermara, Hyldemare
Teutonic
Hildreth Battle counsellor. Hyldreth Teutonic
Hilma Protected Hilmah, Hylma, Hylmah German
Hina Spider Hinah, Hyna, Hynah Tongan
Hinda Female deer, doe. Hindah, Hynda, Hyndah Hebrew
Hine Girl Hina, Hinah, Hyn, Hyna,
Hynah, Hyne
Polynesian
Hine-Hauone Girl made from earth. The
equivalent of the biblical Eve.
Polynesian
Hinemoa One who swims the lake to
be with her lover.
Hinemoah, Hynemoa,
Hynemoah
New Zealand Maori
Hine-Raumati Mermaid Polynesian
Hine-Titame Daybreak Polynesian
Hippolyta Free horse. Greek
Hiriko Generous Hiryko, Hyriko, Hyryko Japanese
Hiriwa Silver Hiriwah, Hirywah, Hirywah,
Hyriwa, Hyriwah, Hyrywa, Hyrywah
Polynesian
Hiroko Generous Hiriko, Hyriko, Hyroko Japanese
Hisa Long-lived Hisae, Hisah, Hisako,
Hisayo, Hysa, Hysah
Japanese
Hiva Song Hivah, Hyvah Tongan
Hoa Flower, Blossom. Hoah Vietnamese
Hoaka Bright Hoakah Hawaiian
Holda Beloved. The Scandinavian
form of Bertha, bright, shining, illustrious.
Holdah, Holde, Holle,
Hulda (German), Huldah
Teutonic
Holla The goddess of
fruitfulness.
Hola, Holah, Hollah Teutonic
Hollace From the holly tree. Holace, Hollice, Hollis,
Hollise, Hollyce, Hollyse
English
Hollis Holly tree. Holice, Holisa, Holisah,
Holise, Holiss, Holissa, Holissah, Holisse, Hollisse, Hollice, hollyce,
Hollys, Hollysa, Hollysah, Hollyse, Hollyss, Hollyssa, Hollyssah,
Hollysse, Holyce, Holys, Holysa, Holysah, Holyse, Holyss, Holyssa,
Holyssah, Holysse
English
Holly Plant with red
berries; Holly tree.
Holli, Hollye, Holea, Holeah, Holee,
Holei, Holeigh, Holey, Holi, Holie, Holle, Hollea, Holleah,
Hollee, Hollei, Holleigh, Holley, Hollie, Holy
Old English
Hone Honey, Bee. Honee, Honey, Honi, Honia, Honiah,
Honie, Hony
Tongan
Honesta Honest, Trustworthy. Honest, Honestah, Honestee, Honestey,
Honesti, Honestia, Honestie, Honesty
Latin
Honey Sweet as honey. Honea, Honeah, Honee, Honig (Dutch),
Honora, Honori,
Honoria, Honorie, Honorina, Honorine, Honnea, Honnee, Honney, Honni,
Honnie, Honny, Hunea, Hunee, Huney, Huni, Hunie, Hunnee, Hunney, Hunni,
Hunnie, Hunny
Old English
Hong Pink Chinese
Hong Ngoc Ruby Vietnamese
Honor Honour Latin
Honoria Honour, Honourable one. Latin
Hooda Right guidance. Arabic
Hoong Pink Chinese
Honor Honourable Honora, Honorah, Honoria, Honoriah,
Honour (Australian, English), Honoura, Honourah, Honouria, Honouriah,
Honoury, Honourya, Honouryah
Latin
Honovi Powerful buck. Honovee, Honovey, Honovie, Honovy Native American
Hoolana Happy Hoolanah Hawaiian
Hope Trust, Faith, Desire. Old English
Hopi Peace. A tribal name. Hopee, Hopey, Hopie, Hopy Native American
Horatia Time keeper; Promise. The feminine
form of Horace.
Horacia, Horaciah, Horacya, Horacyah,
Horatya, Horatyah
Latin; Greek
Hortense Farmer, Of the garden. Hortensia (German, Dutch, Danish),
Hortensiah, Hortensya, Hortensyah, Ortense, Ortensia (Italian), Orazia,
Oraziah, Orazya, Orazyah
Latin
Hoshi Star Hoshee, Hosehy, Hoshie, Hosy Japanese
Howi Dove Howee, Howey, Howie, Howy Native American
Huata Seeds in a basket. Huatah Native American
Huberta Bright mind or heart. The feminine
form of Hubert.
Hubertah, Hubertia, Hubertiah,
Hubertya, Hubertyah, Hughbirta, Hughbirtah, Hughbirtia, Hughbirtiah,
Hughbirtya, Hughbirtyah, Hughburta, Hughburtah, Hughburtia,
Hughburtiah, Hughburtya, Hughburtyah, Hughbyrta, Hughbyrtah,
Hughbyrtia, Hughbyrtiah, Hughbyrtya, Hughbyrtyah
Teutonic
Hue-Lan Sweet-smelling orchard. Vietnamese
Huelo Ray of light. Tongan
Huette Intelligent; heart, mind. A feminine
form of Hugh.
Huet, Hueta, Huetah, Huete, Huett,
Huetta, Huettah, Huit, Huita, Huitah, Huitt, Huitta, Huittah, Huitte,
Hughet, Hugheta, hughetah, Hughete, Hughett, Hughetta, Hughettah,
Hughette, Huyet, Huyeta, Huyetah, Huyete, Huyett, Hueyetta, Huyettah,
Huyette
Old English; Teutonic
Huguette Little intelligent one; Heart, Mind.
A feminine form of Hugh.
Hugeta, Hugetah, Hughete, Hugetta French, Old German
Huhulu One who glows. Huhulo, Huhuloo Tongan
Hula Maker of music.  Hulah Hebrew
Hulda Gracious, Beloved; Weasel. Huldah Teutonic; Hebrew
Humilia Humble Humiliah, Humillia, Humilliah,
Humylia, Hymyliah, Humylya, Humylyah
Polish
Humita Corn that has been shelled. Humitah, Humyta, Hymytah Hopi
Hunter Hunter Hunta, Huntah English
Huyana Rain falling. Huyanah Miwok
Hyacinth Botanical – The flower, Purple. Giacinta (Italian), Giacintah,
Giacynta, Giacyntah, Hyacinth (French), Hyacintha, Hyacinthe,
Hyacinthia (Spanish), Hyacinthie (Germa), Jacent, Jacenta, Jacentah,
Jacinda, Jacindah, Jacindia, Jacinta, Jacintah, Jacinth, Jacintha,
Jacinthe, Jacinthy, Jacynda, Jacyndah, Jacynta, Jacyntah, Jacynth,
Jacytha, Jacynthe, Jacyntheia
Greek
Hypatia Highest Greek