Meaning: Pledged to God Foreign Origin: Swiss Hungarian Eclectic, Fierce, Lively The Performer The Swiss and Hungarian name Babetta is a variant of the French Babette – ultimately they derive from Elizabeth and/or Barbara. Elizabeth means ‘Pledged to God’, and Barbara means ‘Foreign’. Babetta could have so many sweet short forms, such as Babs, Baby […]
Meaning: Star Origin: Hungarian Meticulous, Beautiful, Strong The Image The ethereal Hungarian name Csilla (pronounced CHEE-la) means ‘Star’ and derives from the original name Csillag. Interestingly, Csilla is also the name of a planet in Star Wars, although it is primarily pronounced TSILL-ah. Csilla reminds me of names Cilka, Suni, Chebec and Suki.
Meaning: Pure Origin: Created – Hungarian roots Creative, Determined, Kind The Animal Lover This name is a version of English Catherine, meaning Pure. They both derive from Greek ‘Εκατερινη, which which is thought to have come from the Greek goddess Hecate, the goddess of spells, graveyards and tombs, demons, crossroads, and the underworld. In early Christian […]
Meaning:WealthyOrigin:HungarianGerman Determined, Smart, Lover The Clover The German and Hungarian name Otto is a Palindrome and means ‘Wealthy’. Some feminine variants include Ottilie and Odette. This post was inspired by Otto Kilcher from Alaska the Last Frontier. But it also reminds me of names Milo, Hugo, Gunter, Kit, Hendry, Juno and Floke.