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The Meaning of Names

Started by Edward de Johns, July 08, 2008, 07:35:41 PM

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My mundane names, first and middle, mean " one from the ash tree meadow" and "anointed one".
"I am a woman upon the land, I am a seal in the sea..."


Deborah = bee in Hebrew.  I have a bee tattoo on my right ankle.  :D
What a strange power there is in clothing.  ~Isaac Bashevis Singer


Augus means "One Choice"

My 'dane name means "God-like", or "He who is like God"
Chief cook, and bottle washer...

Lady Mikayla of Phoenicia

Quote from: Angus on August 12, 2008, 07:50:43 PM
Augus means "One Choice"

My 'dane name means "God-like", or "He who is like God"
Your mundane name must be a form of Michael.
"Embrace those who love you and rid yourself of those who bring you down."


Chief cook, and bottle washer...

Capt Gabriela Fullpepper

My first name Delaney is Irish, Gaelic or old French with many meanings
Dark Challanger or Offspring of the Chalanger, From the Elder Tree Grove, Angel from Heaven

My middle name Alysa prounounced Alisa is a varriant of Alyssa is Greek
Bright Yellow Flower or Alyssum
"The Metal Maiden"
To be nobody but yourself in a world which is doing its best, night and day, to make you everybody e


Blair (my "real" name) is gaelic and means something like green field/field/battlefield (when used for the masculine, iirc)

And, apparently Analise means grace or favor.


Elennare means star fire in Sindarin.

...ok, so, technically that's improper syntax and it actually reads "fire star," but I took a little poetic liberty because I liked Elennare better than Narelen.
My (infrequently updated) costume blog:

Robert Phoenix

Robert-shinning with fame (yeah I wish)
Scott-of Scottish origin (which I'm not-close though)


First name, Dustin - variant of Norse Torsten, meaning Thor's stone. I was named after Dustin Hoffman.

Middle name, Chad - can't find any meanings of it, but St. Chad was Bishop of Northumbria and Mercia, and it may be derived from the Old English name Ceadda.
If love be rough with you, be rough with love;
Prick love for pricking, and you beat love down. Romeo & Juliet, 1.IV


My mundane first name means "crown" in Latin.  And Zoë comes from the ancient English for "life!"  :D
Capitaine Zoë D'Arcachon
Elizabeth Covington
Fritzie the Fairy

robert of armstrong

First: ROBERT 
Means "bright fame", derived from the Germanic elements hrod "fame" and beraht "bright". 

Middle: PAUL 
From the Roman family name Paulus, which meant "humble" in Latin.

Always on the lookout for my next noble cause.

And because a flail don't need reloading, that's why.

Poco the Pirate

My mundane name means concencrated to god and my Ren name means little.
You never know when a leperon might attack


My real first name means pure, and my middle name means joy. Manwariel is my first name translated into Elvish.


First name (mundane) is Amy, which means beloved.  Who could ask for more?
Middle name Lynne is olde english meaning from the lake.   Hmm

My faire name uses all the letters in my persona phrase.  Not that I planned it that way,
just thought it was cool it turned out like that
We are all of us in the gutters, but some of us are lookin at the stars