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August

Meaning: Venerable The Increaser Origin: Polish German Dutch Nordic Handsome, Competent, Technical The Fox The Latin name August comes from Augustus, and means ‘Venerable’ or ‘The Increaser’. There were the kinds of Poland named August, making it a great royal name as well. August can easily be shortened to Auggie or Gus, which I love. […]

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Hebrew Names

Aviv

Meaning:SpringOrigin:Hebrew Euphoric, Suave, Breezy The Ocelot The Hebrew name Aviv – pronounced as ah-VEEV – means ‘Spring’. This is a first name (gender-neutral) and a surname, but also has many other meanings: it is the seventh Jewish month, a stage of growth in grain, the name of the Israeli city Tel Aviv and the name […]

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Latin Names Mythological Names

January

Meaning: Archway Of Janus Origin: Latin Eager, Swift, Piercing The Arctic Wolf The names January has Latin origins, it derives from the god Janus, whose name means ‘Archway’. Janus was the god of new beginnings in Roman mythology. In Latin it is spelled Ianuarius and in Old French is Janvier. The Portuguese version is Janeiro […]

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English Names

July

Meaning: Downy-Bearded Devoted to Jupiter Origin: English Honey-Mouthed, Superlative, Awake The Golden One July is a spunky and fresh month name that derives directly from Julius, as the month was named to honour Julius Ceasar. Pre-Ceasar, July used to be named Quintilis. Julius and thus July have two purported meanings. The first is that Julius […]

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English Names

Trey

Meaning:ThreeOrigin:English Rustic, Pure, Humble The Fortress The English name Trey means ‘Three’. It began as a nickname for someone who was the third generation son (eg: Edward III may be called Trey for short). I thin kit would also make a great name for the third child born in a family, or even if your […]

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English Names

Tuesday

Meaning: Devoted to Tyr Day of War Origin: English Bold, Fluid, Dexterous The Maverick The English name Tuesday derives from the Old English term Tīwesdæg – Day of Tiwaz or Tyr, the god of War. In Latin it was the Day of Mars, also known as the god of War. As such, Tuesdays meaning could […]

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Greek Names

Xi

Meaning: Tent Peg Origin: Greek Social, Beguiling, Skilled The Horse Pronounced as z-EYE or s-EYE, Xi is the name for the Greek letter which looks like Ξ in uppercase, or ξ in lowercase. It is the 14th letter of the Greek alphabet and sounds like ‘x’ or ‘ks’. This letter originated from Samek, a Phoenician letter […]

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