Archive | Greek Names M – R

greek names starting from m, n, o, p, r

Magda

Magda is a female Greek name, which derives from the name Magdalini, being its most common diminutive. Sound of name…
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Magdalini

Magdalini is a female Greek name, whose origins are found in the early Christian Years. The name derives from a…
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Mairi

Mairi is a female Greek name, deriving from the name Maria. Mairi is a rather common name in Greece, although…
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male greek name makis

Makis

Makis is a male Greek name commonly used in Greece. Makis is actually a nickname, diminutive of certain main male…
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female greek name mando or manto

Mando or Manto

Mando or Manto is a female Greek name deriving from the Greek word “mantis”, which means prophet or fortune teller.…
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Manolis

Manolis is a male name commonly found in Greece; it derives from the name Emmanouil, which comes from the Hebrew…
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Manos

Manos is a male name in Greece, deriving from the name Emmanouil. It is the short version of name Manolis…
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Margarita

Margarita is a female name in Greece, which derives from the Greek word “margaritis” which is a very known stone…
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Margeta

Margeta is a female Greek name, which derives from the name Maria. It is not a very popular name in…
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Maria

Maria is one of the most common Greek female names, probably the most common one. Maria is a name indispensably…
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Marianna

Marianna is a female Greek name, a compound name that derives from the names Maria and Anna. Marianna is a…
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marilena

Marilena

Marilena is a female Greek name, which is relatively common in Greece. Marilena is actuallty a compound name, because it…
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Marina

A lovely and “summery” Greek name is the female name Marina. Common in other languages as well, the name Marina…
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Marinos

Marinos is a male name commonly found in the islands of the Northern Aegean. Opposite from its female respective, name…
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Marios

Marios is a common Greek male name, the male respective name of Maria. As with Maria, there are also different…
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Markos

Markos is a male name that has been used in Greece since the early Christian years. Markos was not known…
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Maro

Maro is a female name in Greece, commonly used by women whose given name is Maria. Maro is a nickname…
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Martha

Martha is a female name used a lot in Greece. The origins of the name Martha are Aramaic and means…
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Melina

Melina is a common female name in Greece. It is a name associated with the Greek word “meli” which means…
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Menelaos

Menelaos is a Greek male name, quite popular in the ancient years. The most known man bearing the ancient Greek…
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Meropi

Meropi is a female Greek name which derives from the Greek word “myro”, which means myrrh. Meropi is an ancient…
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Michaela

Michaela is a female Greek name, the female respective of name Michalis or Mihalis. It is not as common as…
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Michail

Michail is a common male Greek name, whose roots are actually Hebrew. Michail is a Hebrew name which means “connected…
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Michalis

Michalis is a very common Greek male name; it is the main nickname deriving from name Michail, and is a…
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Miltiadis

Miltiadis is a male Greek name whose origins and roots are found in the ancient years. The name Miltiadis comes…
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Minas

Minas is a male Greek name whose origins are found in the Greek language, since it derives from the Greek…
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Nasia

Nasia is a Greek female name, deriving from the name Athanasia. Although both nicknames, Nasia is the female respective of…
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Nasos

Nasos is a male name in Greece, deriving from the name Athanassios. It is one of the common nicknames of…
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Natalia

Natalia is a female Greek Name, used a lot in Greece although not of Greek Origin. The name Natalia is…
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Natassa

Natassa is a female Greek name commonly used in Greece. Natassa is one of the main diminutives of the female…
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Nefeli

Nefeli is a female name which has not been very popular in the past. Today, though, as Greeks turn again…
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Nektaria

Nektaria is a female Greek name, the female respective of name Nektarios. The name Nektaria also derives from the Greek…
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Nektarios

Nektarios is a male name in Greece, which has been in use since the Christian years. Although its etymology refers…
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Nestoras

Nestoras is a male Greek name, whose roots are found in the ancient years. Nestoras was the King of Pylos…
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Niki or Nike

Niki or Nike is a female Greek name, the respective female name of name Nikos. In Greek, Nike means victory…
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Nikitas

Nikitas is a male Greek name that derives from the Greek word niki (nike), which means Victory. Nikitas is an…
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Nikolaos

Nikolaos is one of the most common male Greek names you will find in Greece and abroad. Due to its…
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Nikoleta

Nikoleta is a female Greek name, quite commonly used both in the islands and the mainland. It is the main…
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Nikos

Nikos is a very common Greek male name; it derives from the name Nikolaos or Nicholas which means victory of…
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Nina female greek name

Nina

Nina is a female Greek name whose etymology is not known; some people think that it derives from the Spanish…
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Omiros

Omiros is a Greek name that comes from the antiquity. It is an ancient Greek name that derives from the…
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Orestiada

Orestiada is a female Greek name, the female respective of name Orestis or Orestes. Orestiada used to be a rather…
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Orestis

Orestis is a Greek male name that comes from the Greek Mythology and History. Although it was not a very…
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Ourania

Ourania is a female Greek name, commonly found in many regions in Greece. Ourania comes from the name Ouranos, which…
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Panagiotis

Panagiotis is a popular Greek male name deriving from the word Panagia that translates to “all – holy” in English.…
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Pandora

Pandora is a female Greek name whose origins are found in the ancient years, and more specifically in the ancient…
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Panos

Panos is a common male Greek name, which derives from the name Panagiotis. It used to be very popular among…
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Panteleimon

Panteleimon is a male Greek name which is not that commonly used in its full form. Panteleimon is the main…
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Pantelina

Pantelina is a female Greek name, the female respective of name Panteleimon. Pantelina is a name that also became popular…
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Pantelis

Pantelis is a male Greek name which derives from the main name Panteleimon. It is a compound word that derives…
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Paraskevas

Paraskevas is a male Greek name, deriving from the word paraskevi, which means preparation. Paraskevas is a name found in…
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Paraskevi

Paraskevi is a female Greek name, deriving from the homonym Greek word paraskevi, which means preparation. Paraskevi is a name…
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male greek name paris

Paris

Paris is a male Greek name, known from the ancient years, as one of the protagonists of the Trojan War.…
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male name paschalis

Paschalis

Paschalis is a male Greek name that derives from the word Pascha, which means Easter, therefore, Paschalis is the person…
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Pavlina

Pavlina is a female name given to children in Greece; it is the female respective name of Pavlos and is…
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Pavlos

Pavlos is a male name for Greek people, although Pavlos is actually a Roman name, originating from the latin word…
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Pelagia

Pelagia is a female Greek name which used to be very common in Greece, especially in the Cyclades islands and…
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Petrina

Petrina is a Greek female name, the female respective of name Petros. It is less common than its male version,…
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Petros

Petros is a very common Greek male name; it comes from the Aramaic and ancient Greek language and it refers…
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Petroula

Petroula is a female Greek name with a rather complicated etymology. Some linguists believe that it is a diminutive of…
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polikseni

Polikseni

Polikseni is a female Greek name which derives from the ancient Greek words poly (which means a lot) and ksenia,…
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Poulcheria

Poulcheria is a female Greek name. It is not a very common name, but Poulcheria is relatively popular in the…
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Prokopis

Prokopis is a male Greek name which comes from the ancient years. As an ancient Greek name, Prokopis derived from…
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Rania

Rania is a female Greek name, which derives from the name Ourania. It is a rather common name in Greece,…
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Rea or Rhea

Rea or Rhea is a female Greek name; it is actually an ancient Greek name, quite common in the antiquity…
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female greek name Rena

Rena

Rena is a female Greek name which derives from the name Eirini. Rena is the most common dimunitive of Eirini…
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Romanos

Romanos is a male Greek name. It is not very common, however you might find some men given the name…
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Roxanni

Roxanni is a Greek female name used in Greece since the antiquity. The Name Roxanni originates from Persia or Bactria;…
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