German Baby Name

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There are many wonderful German baby names to choose from, and many parents choose one of these even if they don't have German origins. As you begin searching for the perfect name for your child, you might be surprised at the meanings of many popular names. There are so many beautiful names, including Hawaiian, French, and Italian. You can also look for some unique names. Check out all of the baby name lists at LoveToKnowBaby today!

German Baby Names A through E

  • Adalgisa-- noble hostage
  • Adalgiso-- noble hostage
  • Adalrico-- noble, powerful and rich
  • Adelaide-- noble and kind
  • Adelbert-- famous for nobility
  • Adelfried-- who protects the descendants
  • Adelina-- noble
  • Adelino-- noble
  • Adelmo-- noble protector
  • Ademaro-- glorious in battle
  • Adolfina-- noble hero
  • Agneta-- pure
  • Alfons-- noble
  • Alphonse-- noble estate, eager
  • Alric-- ruler
  • Anneliese-- grace
  • Antje-- grace
  • Anton-- worthy of praise.
  • Arabelle-- beautiful eagle
  • Arilda-- hearth maiden.
  • Aronne-- exalted.
  • Berit-- bright, glorious
  • Blaz-- unwavering protector
  • Bluma-- a flower, bloom
  • Brandeis-- dweller on a burned clearing
  • Brigitte-- strong, spirited
  • Carl-- free man.
  • Carleigh-- freeholder
  • Carsten-- follower of Chris.
  • Chay-- man
  • Claudius-- lame one.
  • Claus-- victory of the people.
  • Cort-- bold
  • Dagobert-- shining sun
  • Dame-- lady
  • Dedrick-- ruler of the people
  • Dieter-- of a warrior race.
  • Dietrich-- ruler of the people
  • Dionysus-- lover of wine
  • Dutch-- the German
  • Edeline-- noble and kind
  • Egmont-- weapon, defender
  • Eldwin-- old friend
  • Elrica-- ruler of all.
  • Erika-- powerful ruler

F through K

  • Faiga-- a bird
  • Franz-- a free man.
  • Frederika-- peaceful ruler
  • Fritz-- peaceful ruler.
  • Fritzi-- peaceful ruler
  • Garin-- warrior
  • Geert-- brave strength
  • Gottfried-- divinely peaceful
  • Greta-- pearl
  • Gretchen-- pearl
  • Gunther-- bold warrior.
  • Hackett-- little woodsman
  • Hahn-- rooster
  • Handel-- Little Hans
  • Hans-- Gracious God
  • Hansel-- Gracious God .
  • Hansi-- Gracious God
  • Hansine-- God is gracious.
  • Hastings-- swift one
  • Heinrich-- ruler of the home or estate.
  • Heller-- the sun
  • Helma-- resolute protector
  • Helmuth-- helmet, protector, courage
  • Hieronymus-- sacred or holy name.
  • Horst-- from the wood or wooded hill.
  • Hugo-- heart and mind
  • Idonia-- industrious
  • Ilse-- consecrated to God.
  • Immanuel-- God is with us.
  • Ivo-- little archer.
  • Jakob-- supplanter.
  • Jarvinia-- keen intelligence
  • Jenell-- knowledge, understanding, kindness
  • Jeremias-- appointed by God from the biblical name Jeremiah.
  • Johann-- Gracious God
  • Johannes-- Gracious God
  • Josef-- God will increase.
  • Jurgen-- tiller of the soil (farmer).
  • Karl-- free man.
  • Karsten-- follower of Christ
  • Kasch-- like a blackbird
  • Kasimir-- great destroyer.
  • Kaspar-- treasurer
  • Katrine-- pure
  • Kelby-- from the farm by the spring or ridge.
  • Kellen-- swamp
  • Kiefer-- barrel-maker
  • Klara-- bright and famous
  • Konrad-- bold, wise counsellor.
  • Konstantin-- steadfast.
  • Konstanze-- constant.
  • Kurt-- bold counsellor.

L through R

  • Laraine-- from a province on the border of France and Germany.
  • Lareine-- from a province on the border of France and Germany.
  • Lareyne-- from a province on the border of France and Germany.
  • Lene-- nickname for Helen and Magdalene.
  • Leonard-- brave as a lion
  • Leopolda-- bold leader
  • Leyna-- little angel
  • Liese-- meaning consecrated to God.
  • Liesl-- meaning consecrated to God.
  • Lora-- laurel wreath or a tree.
  • Lorelei-- alluring.
  • Lorenz-- from the Laurel tree or crowned with laurels.
  • Lorraine-- from a province on the border of France and Germany.
  • Lothar-- famous warrior.
  • Luana-- graceful warrior maiden.
  • Ludwig-- famous warrior.
  • Luise-- famous warrior maiden.
  • Magda-- woman from the village of Magdala.
  • Marlene-- combination of Maria and Magdalene
  • Mathilda-- battle maiden, strength
  • Merten-- of Mars, the Roman God of war.
  • Morgen-- morning
  • Moritz-- dark-skinned, like a Moor.
  • Nixie-- water sprite.
  • Norberta-- blond hero
  • Orlantha-- from the land
  • Oskar-- divine spearman.
  • Rafael-- God heals
  • Raine-- decision.
  • Rainer-- wise warrior.
  • Reinhard-- brave, or a fox.
  • Reinhold-- wise and powerful ruler.
  • Richelle-- powerful ruler; brave one
  • Roberta-- bright fame, famous.
  • Rodolf-- famous wolf.
  • Romy-- dew of the sea, and the name of a fragrant herb.
  • Ros-- from the word for a horse.
  • Rosalind-- beautiful rose.
  • Rose-- the flower rose
  • Roslyn-- from the word for a horse.
  • Roth-- red-haired
  • Ruperta-- bright fame, famous

S through Z

  • Salomo-- wise and peaceful.
  • Schmetterling-- butterfly
  • Senta-- assistant
  • Silke-- blind one, or the sixth.
  • Sonnenschein-- sunshine
  • Stefan-- crown or garland.
  • Steffi-- garland or crown.
  • Stein-- stone
  • Stephan-- crown or garland.
  • Strom-- stream; tree
  • Susanne-- lily.
  • Theobold-- the boldest
  • Theresia-- harvester or reaper.
  • Tibold-- bold leader of the people.
  • Udo-- prosperity, fortune.
  • Ulrika-- wolf ruler
  • Uschi-- female bear.
  • Uta-- fortunate maid of battle
  • Vid-- sylvan man
  • Viktor-- conqueror.
  • Walda-- ruler.
  • Waldemar-- powerful ruler.
  • Wim-- strong and resolute protector
  • Yetta-- to give
German Baby Name