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First Name Directory - Starting with O




This site is dedicated to maintaining a database of first names from all over the world. We are still working to add all meanings to the names and sort them by gender, ethic and other behavior.

Most names come from the European and Arab area, especially italian, spanish, french and german firstnames.


Oğulcan
Oğulcan a Turkish male first name of Turkish and Persian origin is oğul formed from the elements, (Turkish: son) and can (pers.: the soul, life), with the meaning of "a very likable kid".
Oğuz
Oğuz is a common masculine Turkish given name. There are various theories on the meaning of "Oğuz". The most prominent explanation is that it is composed of "ok" and "z". In (modern) Turkish and proto Turkish "ok" means "arrow". Only in proto Turkish, "ok" also means "clan", and/or "nation". Again, only in proto Turkish, "z" is the plural suffix. In modern Turkish "z" is not the plural suffix anymore. Actually, it is not a suffix, in general, in modern Turkish. Therefore "okz" means "clans", "nations", and/or "arrows".
Oğuzhan
Oğuzhan is a common masculine Turkish given name. "Oğuzhan" is composed of two words, "Oğuz" and "han"; Oğuz is a given name, while "han" means literally "khan". Thus, "Oğuzhan" means "Oğuz khan". The modern name derives from the name and title of Oghuz Khagan, a legendary Turkic leader.
Oļegs
Oļegs is a Latvian masculine given name. Oleg, a Scandinavian and German form of Helge is a Russian form of the name.
Obadja
Obadiah (Hebrew עובדיה also Ovadia) is a masculine Hebrew name meaning "Servant of rides". The Greek Latin name version is whether slides or the slides.
Obdulio
Obdulio is a Spanish male given name.
Obed
Obed is a masculine given name.
Obed
Oberto
Obrad
Obren
Obren (Cyrillic script: Обрен) is a Serbian masculine given name.
Ocke
Ocke ['oːkə], also Oke is a male given name, especially in the North Frisian language. O spoken long despite the following ck, because the c is a niederdeutsches stretching character in this case. Possible derivations are:
Octavian
Octavio
Octavio is a Spanish given name. Octavio is the Spanish form of the Roman family name of Octavius, derived from the Latin octavus meaning "the eighth". The Portuguese form of the name is Octávio.
Odd
Odd, a name of Old Norse origin (Oddr), the 11th most common male name in Norway. It is rarely used in other countries, though sometimes appearing in other Nordic countries. In old Norse the word means sharp end of an arrow or edge of blade.
Odilon
Odilon is a given name of French origin. The name refers to:
Odo
Odo is an old German male given name. The word comes from the old high German word ot (ownership, wealth), Germanic audha. Odo is the short form of with OT names, about Otbert, Otfried, Otmar; means: rich man
Odoardo
Odoardo is an Italian version of the male given name Edward.
Oelfke
Oelfke? / i is a German surname and a plattdüütsch male given name.
Ogün
Ogün is a Turkish given name for males. People named Ogün include:
Ognjen
Oguzhan
Apollo (ˈoːzaːn) is a Turkish male given name meaning "the heroic, courageous and strong ruler". It goes back to the legendary Commander of Apollo (Oghus Khagan) of the Oghuz Turks. Outside of the Turkish language, the form o occurs sporadically.
Oh-seong
Examples: 五星, 五性, and others
Oibalos
Oibalos is an ancient Greek male surnames.
Ojārs
Ojārs is a Latvian masculine given name and may refer to:
Okan
Okan is a Turkish male given name meaning "understanding", which is also a family name.
Okatan
O'Rourke is a Turkish male first name and family name.
Okay
Okimoto
Okimoto is a Japanese surname. Notable people with the surname include:
Okitsugu
Okitsugu (written: 意次 or 興功) is a masculine Japanese given name. Notable people with the name include:
Okko
Oktavian
Octavian (UMA by Latin Octavianus English Octavian, Italian Ottaviano, Spanish Octaviano, French Octavien, Polish) is a masculine given name. The female form is Oktavia.
Oktay
O'Sullivan is a Turkish male first name and family name meaning strong, brave Moon; Sun and moon.
Okur
Okur is a Turkish given name for males and a surname. Notable people with the surname include:
Okyar
Okyar is a Turkish male given name of Turkish and Persian origin meaning "lively". "faithful friend", which occurs as a family name.
Okyay
OA is a Turkish male given name, occurs as a family name. The name is composed of the components ok yay (bow) and (arrow) and has the meaning of "fast as an arrow, as an arc" according to name dictionary.
Ola
Olaf
Olaf or Olav (/ˈoʊləf/, /ˈoʊlɑːf/, or British /ˈoʊlæf/; Old Norse: Ólafr, Ōleifr, Anleifr) is a Scandinavian, German and Dutch given name. It is presumably of Proto-Norse origin, reconstructed as *Anu-laibaz, from anu "ancestor, grand-father" and laibaz "heirloom, descendant". Old English forms are attested as Ǣlāf, Anlāf. The corresponding Old Novgorod dialect form is Uleb.
Olav
Olav is a Scandinavian given name. Olav is a variant of OLAF, which occurs particularly in Norwegian and Danish. Another origin and meaning of the name see here.
Olavi
Olcan
Olcan is a Turkish and Irish given name for males.
Olcayto
Olcayto is a common masculine Turkish given name. In Turkish "Olcayto" means "Luck", and/or "Lucky". Olcayto is the masculine version of "Olcay" which is a feminine Turkish given name.
Oldwig
Ole
Ole is a Danish and Norwegian masculine given name, derived from the Old Norse name Óláfr, meaning "ancestor's descendant".
Ole
Oleg
Oleg (Russian: Олег), Oleh (Ukrainian: Олег), or Aleh (Belarusian: Алег) is a Slavic given name. It derives from the Old Norse Helgi (Helge), meaning "holy", "sacred", or "blessed". The feminine equivalent is Olga.
Oleksiy
Oleksiy (Ukrainian: Олексій) or Oleksa (Ukrainian: Олекса) is a Ukrainian male name of Greek origin.
Olev
Olf
Olf is a masculine given name.


Olier
D'Olier is of the family name from Jean-Jacques Sulpicians a name, (1608-1657), a French Catholic priest.
Olis
Olivér
Oliver is a Hungarian masculine first name.
Oliver
Oliver is a male given name, which is used primarily in the English-speaking as a family name. In the German-speaking countries, the first name found Oliver until further distribution from the late 1950s. The feminine version of the name is Olivia, Olivera, also Livia. In France, it is used as Olivier and in Italy as Oliviero. The origin of the name is not completely clear:
Olivier
Olivier is a given name which may refer to:
Olle
Olof
Olof is a Swedish male given name. In addition, it is a very rarely used, older spelling for language, ethnicity and culture of the Wolof. Olof is a variant of OLAF.
Olov
Olov or Olof is a Swedish form of Olav/Olaf, meaning "ancestor's descendant". A common short form of the name is Olle. The name may refer to:
Oluf
Omar
Omar, Omer, Ömer, or Umar (Arabic: عمر‎‎, Hebrew: עומר‎‎), is a male given name of Arabic and Hebrew origin, mentioned in the Book of Genesis. It is a common name in Arab and Muslim territories and populations in general, as well as in Spanish-speaking countries. In Arabic, its pronunciation differs based on the spoken varieties of Arabic and consequently in its transcription.
Omari
Omero
Omero is an Italian given name whose English equivalent is Homer.
Ompoly
Ompoly is a Hungarian masculine first name.
Onar
Onar is a Turkish male first name and family name.
Ond
Ond is a Hungarian masculine first name.
Ondřej
Ondřej [ˈondr̝ɛj] is a Czech given name, equivalent to English Andrew.
Ondrej
Ondrej is a Slovak male given name, equivalent to Andrew.
Onni
Onni(onny) is a male name of Finnish origin meaning "happiness, luck." It was the sixth most popular name for boys in Finland in 2007.
Onno
Onofrio
Onofrio is an Italian name derived from Onuphrius. It has been held by:
Onuphrius
Onuphrius (lat.), also Onuphrios (Greek Ὀνούφριος) is the Latin or Greek form of the ancient Egyptian male first name of Wen-nefer (also Wenen-nefer).
Onur
Onur is a common masculine Turkish given name. In Turkish, "Onur" means "Honour".
Oommen
Oommen (Malayalam: ഉമ്മന്‍, Hindi: उम्मन) is a name used by Syrian Christians (Nasranis) of India, especially in Kerala, the Southwestern state of India.
Oran
Orazio
Orazio is a male given name of Italian origin, derived from the Latin name (nomen) Horatius, from the Roman gens (clan) Horatia.
Orbán
Orban is a Hungarian masculine first name.
Oren
Oreste
Oreste is an Italian masculine given name. It is derived from the Orestes, who in Greek mythology is the son of Clytemnestra and Agamemnon. People with the name Oreste include:
Orestes
Orestes or Orestis (Greek: Ορέστης) is a Greek name, meaning "he who stands on the mountain" or "one who can conquer mountains".
Orhan
Orhan is a Turkish given name for males. People named Orhan include:
Oriol
Orkan
Hurricane was borrowed from in the 17th century the Dutch orkaan this "Cyclone Huracán from Spanish". Linguist traced the origin of the word to the Taíno language, in the Caribbean, where he should have known a storm God. It stands for:
Orkut
Orkut (pronounced [ˈoːɾkut]) is a Turkish given name. It is composed of "Or" and "Kut". In Turkish, "Kut" means "holy". "Or" means "create", "togetherness", "association", and/or "concurrence". Therefore "Orkut" means "holy city".
Orlando
Orlando is a masculine given name, the Italian form of the given name Roland. Notable people with the name include:
Orso
Ortwin
Orvar
Orvar or Örvar is a Nordic male given name, which means "arrow" in Old Norse. Örvar-Oddr ("arrow's point") is a legendary hero in a 13th-century Icelandic saga. The name may refer to:
Osama
Osama (Arabic: أسامة‎‎, Usāmah), alternative writing Oussama, Usama and Usamah is one of many Arabic male given names for "lion", each denoting some aspect of the animal. Those with the name include: Osama (Arabic: أسامة‎‎, Usāmah), alternative writing Oussama, Usama and Usamah is one of many Arabic male given names for "lion", each denoting some aspect of the animal. Those with the name include:
Osamu
Osamu (おさむ, オサム?) is a masculine Japanese given name.
Osbert
Oscar
Oscar or Oskar is a masculine given name derived from the Irish language.
Oskar
Oskar is a masculine given name. The English-language spelling is Oscar, the Spanish and Portuguese Óscar.
Oskaras
Oskaras is a Lithuanian given name, derived from Oskar.
Oskars
Oskars is a Latvian masculine given name and may refer to:
Oslac
Oslac is the old English name variation of a common Germanic name, the old Norse. Asleikr, Latinized in a West Frankish source of Ansleicus (probably spelled * Ansleich) is called. Etymologically the first part of the name is laiks "dance" OS -, as - on the Göttergeschlecht of the Æsir, the second, however, related to the Germanic word * laikaz, the Gothic, old North. leikr "Game, string game, fighting game" and altengl. Lac means "Game, dance, offering" (perhaps "Melody, sound" see also OHG), so the name in the original Germanic meaning probably indicates a special relationship of the carrier to the cult of the Æsir.
Osman
Osman or transcription of the Arabic name Uthman when used in Persian or Turkish (and in languages influenced by Persian or Turkish culture, e.g. as a Pakistani, or Bosnian name). The West African equivalent (in French orthography) is Ousmane.
Osmar
Osmo
Osmo is a Finnish male given name. It appears in Kalevala, where it means "a young man". The name has been in use since the 1880s. Name day for Osmo in Finland is 11 May.
Osmond
Osric


Ossian
Ossian is an Anglicised form of the Irish Oisín and the Scottish Gaelic Oisein. The latter names are derived from a byname constructed from the element os ("stag"). Another Anglicised form of Oisín is Osian.
Ossip
Ostoja
Ostoja (Serbian Cyrillic Остоја) is a male given name, is today mostly used among the Serbs. It occurs as a family name.
Osvald
Osvaldas
Osvaldas is a Lithuanian masculine given name. It is a cognate of the name Oswald and may refer to:
Osvaldo
Osvaldo is a given name:
Oswald
Oswald is a masculine given name, from Anglo-Saxon Osweald, from os "god" and weald "rule". The Old High German cognate was Answald, the Old Norse form was Ásvaldr.
Oswald
Oswaldo
Oswaldo (Spanish for "Oswald") is a Spanish masculine given name.
Oswin
Oswin (also: Oswine) is a masculine given name. The name probably comes from the old high German Answin; altsächsisch Oswin; old English Oswine; Germain on the = God; OHG Jai = friend. means: the friend of God.
Oszkár
Oszkár is a Hungarian masculine first name.
Otakar
Otakar is a masculine Czech given name of Germanic origin (cf. Audovacar). Notable people with the name include:
Otávio
Otávio is a Portuguese masculine given name, the equivalent of English Octavian or Italian Ottavio. The Portuguese long form Octávio occurs more rarely. The Portuguese diminutive form is Otavinho.
Otbert
Otfried
Kaytee is a male given name, from the old high German words ot (ownership, wealth) and Ravi (peace, security) is composed. Otfried and Otfrid are variants.
Othar
Othar is an old high German name, which is from the old high German words ot (ownership, wealth) and Lisa, 'the army, the Warriors' is composed.
Othmane
Othmane is a masculine given name.
Othmar
Othmar, also spelled Otmar or Ottmar, is a masculine German given name, derived from the Germanic name Audamar, from the elements aud "wealth, prosperity" and mar "fame".
Otis
Otmar
Otohiko
Otohiko (written: 乙彦) is a masculine Japanese given name. Notable people with the name include:
Otso
Otso is a Finnish first name man and in the Finnish mythology of the spirit of the bear.
Otta
Ottavio
Ottavio is an Italian male given name. Ottavio is the Italian form of the Roman family name of Octavius, derived from the Latin octavus meaning "the eighth". The Spanish form of the name is Octavio, the Portuguese form of Octávio.
Ottó
Otto is a Hungarian name.
Ottfried
Ottfried is a masculine given name.
Ottfried
Kaytee is a male given name, from the old high German words ot (ownership, wealth) and Ravi (peace, security) is composed. Otfried and Otfrid are variants.
Ottmar
Otto
Otto is a masculine German given name. It originates as an Old High German short form (variants Audo, Odo, Udo) of Germanic names beginning in aud-, an element meaning "wealth, prosperity".
Otto
Ottokar
Ottokar (also, Otokar) is a masculine given name. The name comes from the Germanic old high German and is composed of ot ('ownership, wealth, as in Odo/Otto, Otfried) and a little clear second syllable together. The latter is also in Gundaker. Both names seem native to the South-East of the area.
Ottomar
Ottomar is a masculine given name of Germanic origin.
Ottorino
Ottorino is an Italian first name.
Otxoa
Otxoa is a masculine given name.
Ouattara
Ousman
QQ, even Ousmane, is a given name for West Africa, including Gambia. QQ is the Africanized form of the Arabic name Othman.
Ousmane
Ousmane is a masculine given name.
Oussama
Oussama, Osama or Usama (Arabic & #160; أسامة, DMG Usāma) is an Arabic male name and writes a Leonine personality trait to the bearers of the name.
Ove
Ovidijus
Ovidijus is a Lithuanian masculine given name. People with the name Ovidijus include:
Owe
Owe is a surname or given name, a spelling variation of Ove, and may refer to:
Owen
Owen is a male given name in the English-speaking world and family name. Originally the name of the Latin or Greek language comes from: the man name Eugenius (man of noble family, Greek eu = good, genos = gender, ethnicity), was by aligning with the Welsh language to OEN or Owain (Irish Eoin or Eoghan); because fair stands for the Lamb on Welsh, Owen means today in about the innocent. Bearers of the name are:
Ozan
Ozan is a Turkish given name meaning "Poet", "Poet" and is used frequently as a synonym to "Aşık". Ozan occasionally occurs as a family name.
Ozren





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