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  1. HELEENA: Finnish form of Greek Helénē, probably meaning "torch."
  2. HELEENTJE: Pet form of Dutch Heleen, probably meaning "torch."
  3. HELEN: English form of French Hélène, probably meaning "torch." In mythology, this is the name of the most beautiful woman ever to exist whose abduction by Paris caused the Trojan war.
  4. HELENA: Latin form of Greek Helénē, probably meaning "torch."
  5. HELÉNĒ (Ἑλένη): Greek name probably derived from the word helénē, meaning "torch." In mythology, this is the name of the most beautiful woman ever to exist whose abduction by Paris caused the Trojan war.
  6. HÉLÈNE: French form of Latin Helena, probably meaning "torch."
  7. HELENE
    1. German form of Greek Helénē, probably meaning "torch."
    2. Scandinavian form of Greek Helénē, probably meaning "torch."
  8. HELEWIDIS: Variant spelling of Teutonic Heilwidis, meaning "hale-wide; very healthy and sound." 
  9. HELEWISE: Medieval French form of Teutonic Helewidis, meaning "hale-wide; very healthy and sound."
  10. HELGA: Icelandic name derived from Old Norse heilagr, meaning "holy; dedicated to the gods."
  11. HELGI: Swedish pet form of Icelandic Helga, meaning "holy; dedicated to the gods." Compare with masculine Helgi.
  12. HELIN: Estonian form of Greek Helénē, probably meaning "torch."
  13. HELKA: Variant spelling of Icelandic Helga, meaning "holy; dedicated to the gods."
  14. HELLÄ: Finnish name meaning "gentle."
  15. HELLA
    1. Dialectal variant form of Icelandic Helga, meaning "holy; dedicated to the gods."
    2. Pet form of German Helene, probably meaning "torch."
  16. HELLE (Greek: Έλλη): 
    1. Danish variant form of Icelandic Helga, meaning "holy; dedicated to the gods."
    2. Greek name meaning "of the Hellespont." In mythology, this is the name of the twin sister of Phrixus. The twins were children of Athamus and Nephele.
    3. Short form of Finnish Helleena, probably meaning "torch."
  17. HELLEENA: Finnish form of Greek Helénē, probably meaning "torch."
  18. HELLEN: Variant spelling of English Helen, probably meaning "torch."
  19. HELMA: Short form of German Wilhelmina, meaning "will-helmet."
  20. HELMI: Finnish name meaning "pearl."
  21. HELMINE: Short form of German Wilhelmina, meaning "will-helmet."
  22. HÉLOÏSE: Modern form of medieval French Helewise, meaning "hale-wide; very healthy and sound." 
  23. HEMERA (Ημέρα): Greek name meaning "day." In mythology, this is the name of a primeval goddess of day, the daughter of Erebos and Nyx, and sister-wife of Æther.
  24. HENDA: Variant spelling of Yiddish Hende, meaning "favor; grace."
  25. HENDE (הֶענְדֶע): Variant form of Yiddish Heneh, meaning "favor; grace."
  26. HENDEL: Variant form of Yiddish Hende, meaning "favor; grace."
  27. HENDRIKA: Feminine form of Dutch Hendrik, meaning "home-ruler."
  28. HENE: Variant spelling of Yiddish Heneh, meaning "favor; grace."
  29. HENEH (הֶענֶע): Yiddish form of Hebrew Channah, meaning "favor; grace."
  30. HENG (): Chinese unisex name meaning "eternal, permanent."
  31. HENNA (Yiddish: הֶנָא): 
    1. Finnish form of Hebrew Channah, meaning "favor; grace."
    2. Yiddish form of Hebrew Channah, meaning "favor; grace."
  32. HENNIE: Diminutive form of Dutch Hendrika, meaning "little home-ruler."
  33. HENRIETA: Polish form of Latin Henrietta, meaning "little home-ruler."
  34. HENRIETTA: Latin form of French Henriette, meaning "little home-ruler."
  35. HENRIETTE: Feminine diminutive form of French Henri, meaning "little home-ruler."
  36. HENRIIKKA: Feminine form of Finnish Henrikki, meaning "home-ruler."
  37. HENRIKE: Feminine form of Scandinavian Henrik, meaning "home-ruler."
  38. HENRIQUETA: Feminine form of Portuguese Henrique, meaning "home-ruler."
  39. HENRYKA: Feminine form of Polish Henryk, meaning "home-ruler."
  40. HENYA (הֵנְיָה): Variant spelling of Hebrew Chenya, meaning "grace of the Lord."
  41. HENYE: Variant spelling of Hebrew Henya, meaning "grace of the Lord."
  42. HEPHZIBA: Variant spelling of English Hephzibah, meaning "she is my desire."
  43. HEPHZI-BAH: Anglicized form of Hebrew Chephtsiy-bahh, meaning "she is my desire." In the bible, this is the name of the wife of king Hezekiah.
  44. HEPHZIBAH: Variant form of English Hephzi-bah, meaning "she is my desire." In the bible, this is the name of the wife of king Hezekiah.
  45. HEPSIE: Pet form of English Hephzibah, meaning "she is my desire."
  46. HEPZIBA: Variant spelling of English Hepzibah, meaning "she is my desire." 
  47. HEPZIBAH: Variant spelling of English Hephzibah, meaning "she is my desire." 
  48. HEQET: Egyptian name of a frog-headed goddess of fertility, meaning "frog."
  49. HÊRÂ (Ήρα): Greek myth name of the wife of Zeus. Of unknown meaning. Her name is not Greek or Indo-European. She may have originally been a deity of the Minoan pantheon or of some other unidentifiable pre-Greek people. Her Roman name is Juno, meaning "vital force."
  50. HERA: Latin form of Greek Hêrâ. In mythology, this is the name of the wife of Zeus. Of unknown meaning. She may originally have been a female deity of the Minoan pantheon or of some other unidentifiable pre-Greek people. Her Roman name is Juno, meaning "vital force."
  51. HERCILIA: Variant spelling of Roman Hersilia, meaning "delicate, tender."
  52. HERMIA: Feminine form of Latin Hermes, meaning "of the earth." 
  53. HERMINE: Feminine form of German Hermann, meaning "army man."
  54. HERMÍNIA: Feminine form of Portuguese Hermínio, meaning "army man."
  55. HERMINIA: Feminine form of Spanish Herminio, meaning "army man."
  56. HERMIONE (῾Ερμιόνη): Greek name derived from the name of the god Hermês, meaning "of the earth." In mythology, this is the name of the daughter of Menelaus and Helen.
  57. HERO (Ἡρὼ): Greek name derived form the word hērōs, meaning "hero." In mythology, this is the name of the lover of Leandros (Latin Leander).
  58. HERODIAS (Ἡρωδιάς): Feminine form of Greek Herodes ("hero"), meaning "heroic." In the bible, this is the name of the daughter of Aristobulus and granddaughter of Herod the Great.
  59. HERSILIA: Latin name meaning "delicate, tender." In Roman mythology, this is the name of the wife of Romulus.
  60. HERTA: Variant spelling of Latin Hertha, meaning "strong, vigorous."
  61. HERTHA: Variant form of Latin Nerthus, meaning "strong, vigorous." 
  62. HERUT: Variant spelling of Hebrew Cherut, meaning "freedom."
  63. HERUTA: Variant spelling of Hebrew Cheruta, meaning "freedom."
  64. HESTER: Medieval Latin form of Persian Esther, meaning "star."
  65. HESTIA (Ἑστία): Greek name meaning "altar, hearth, fireside." In mythology, this is the name of a goddess of the hearth. Her Roman name is Vesta.
  66. HET-HERU: Egyptian name composed of the elements hwt "house" and Hr "Horus," hence "house of Horus." In mythology, this is the name of a cow-headed goddess of love.
  67. HETSHEPSIT: Variant spelling of Egyptian Hatshepsut, meaning "foremost of noble women."
  68. HETTIE: English pet form of Latin Hester "star" and English Harriet "little home-ruler."
  69. HEULOG: Welsh unisex name meaning "sunny."
  70. HEULWEN: Welsh name meaning "sunshine."
  71. HEVA: Latin form of Greek Eva (Hebrew Chavvah), meaning "life." In the bible, this is the name of the first woman, wife of Adam, the mother of the entire human family.
  72. HIBA (Arabic: حيبة, Hebrew: חִבָּה): 
    1. Arabic name meaning "gift."
    2. Variant spelling of Hebrew Chiba, meaning "love."
  73. HIDEKO (秀子): Japanese name meaning "splendid child."
  74. HIEN: Vietnamese unisex name meaning "gentle, quiet."
  75. HIKARI (): Feminine form of Japanese unisex Hikaru, meaning "radiance."
  76. HIKARU (): Japanese unisex name meaning "radiance."
  77. HIKMAT (حكمت): Arabic unisex name derived from the word hikma, meaning "wisdom."
  78. HILARGI: Basque name meaning "moonlight."
  79. HILARIA: Feminine form of Latin Hilarius, meaning "joyful, happy."
  80. HILARY: English unisex form of Latin Hilarius and Hilaria, meaning "joyful; happy." Originally, this was strictly a masculine name.
  81. HILDA
    1. Old German short form of longer names containing hild, meaning "battle." 
    2. Icelandic and Scandinavian form of Old Norse Hildr, meaning "battle."
  82. HILDE: Scandinavian form of Old Norse Hildr, meaning "battle." Compare with masculine Hilde.
  83. HILDEGARD: Teutonic name composed of the Germanic elements hild "battle" and gard "enclosure, guard," hence "battle guard."
  84. HILDEGARDE: Variant spelling of Teutonic Hildegard, meaning "battle guard."
  85. HILDO: Dutch form of German Hilda, meaning "battle."
  86. HILDRED: Anglo-Saxon name composed of the Old English elements hild "battle" and ræd "counsel," hence "battle counsel."
  87. HILDR: Old Norse name derived from the word hildr, meaning "battle."
  88. HILDUR: Icelandic form of Old Norse Hildr, meaning "battle."
  89. HILJA: Finnish name derived from the word hiljaisuus, meaning "silence."
  90. HILLARY: Variant spelling of English unisex Hilary, meaning "joyful; happy."
  91. HILLEVI: Finnish and Swedish form of German Heilwig, meaning "healthy battle maid."
  92. HILTRAUD: German name composed of the elements hild "battle" and þruþ "strength," hence "battle strength."
  93. HILTRUD: Variant spelling of German Hiltraud, meaning "battle strength."
  94. HILTRUDE: Variant spelling of German Hiltraud, meaning "battle strength."
  95. HINA: Variant spelling of Aramaic China, meaning "grace."
  96. HIND (هند): Arabic name meaning "herd of camels."
  97. HINE: Maori name meaning "daughter."
  98. HIOLAIR: Irish feminine form of Latin Hilarius, meaning "joyful, happy."
  99. HIPPOLYTA: Latin form of Greek Hippolyte, meaning "horse-freer." In mythology, this is a name of the daughter of Ares
  100. HIPPOLYTE (Ἱππολύτη): Feminine form of Greek Hippolytos, meaning "horse-freer." In Greek mythology, this is a name of the daughter of Ares
  101. HIRO (1-, 2-, 3-): Japanese unisex name meaning 1) "abundant," 2) "generous, tolerant," or 3) "prosperous." 
  102. HIROKO (1-裕子, 2-浩子, 3-寛子): Japanese name meaning 1) "abundant child," 2) "prosperous child," or 3) "generous child."
  103. HIROMI (1-裕美, 2-浩美, 3-寛美): Japanese name meaning 1) "abundant beauty," 2) "prosperous beauty," or 3) "generous beauty." 
  104. HIRONDELLE: French name meaning "swift as a swallow." This is the name of the horse of Bevis of Southampton. Arundel is the English form. 
  105. HISAKO (久子): Japanese name meaning "long-lived child."
  106. HISOKA (): Japanese unisex name meaning "reserved."
  107. HITOMI (): Japanese name meaning "pupil (of the eye)." This name is usually given to girls with especially beautiful eyes. 
  108. HJÖRDIS: Old Norse name composed of the elements hjörr "sword" and dis "goddess," hence "sword goddess."
  109. HJØRDIS: Danish and Norwegian form of Old Norse Hjördis, meaning "sword goddess."
  110. HOA (Pronounced HWA): Vietnamese name meaning "flower."
  111. HODA (هدى): Variant spelling of Arabic Houda, meaning "right guidance."
  112. HODE (הָאדֶע): Yiddish form for Hebrew Hadaccah, meaning "myrtle tree."
  113. HODEH: Variant spelling of Yiddish Hode, meaning "myrtle tree."
  114. HODEL (הָאדֶעל): Pet form of Yiddish Hode, meaning "myrtle tree."
  115. HOLLIE: Variant spelling of English Holly, meaning "holly."
  116. HOLLIS: English surname transferred to unisex forename use, from Old English holegn "holly" denoting someone who "lives near holly trees."
  117. HOLLY: English name derived from the name of the evergreen shrub or tree. 
  118. HOM: Thai name meaning "fragrant."
  119. HONEY: English name derived from the vocabulary word "honey." Also a term of endearment.
  120. HÒNG: Vietnamese name meaning "rose."
  121. HONOR: American English form of Latin Honora, meaning "honor, valor." 
  122. HONORA: Feminine form of Latin Honorus, meaning "honor, valor."
  123. HONORATA: Polish form of Latin Honoria, meaning "honor, valor."
  124. HONORÉE: Feminine form of French Honoré, meaning "honor, valor."
  125. HONORIA: Feminine form of Latin Honorius, meaning "honor, valor."
  126. HONORINE: Pet form of French Honorée, meaning "honor, valor."
  127. HONOUR: British English form of Latin Honora, meaning "honor, valor."
  128. HONOVI: Native American Hopi name meaning "strong deer."
  129. HOODA (هدى): Variant spelling of Arabic Houda, meaning "right guidance."
  130. HOPE: English name derived from the vocabulary word "hope." It is one of the Puritan virtue names; some others are Charity, Chastity, Faith, Honor, and Prudence
  131. HORATIA: Feminine form of Latin Horatius, meaning "has good eyesight."
  132. HORTENSE: French form of Latin Hortensia, meaning "garden."
  133. HORTENSIA: Feminine form of Latin Hortensius, meaning "garden."
  134. HŌSANNA (Ωσαννά): Greek feminine form of Hebrew unisex Hosha'na, meaning "deliver us." In the bible, this was the cry of the people who recognized Jesus as the Messiah when he entered Jerusalem.
  135. HOSANNA: Anglicized form of Greek Hōsanna, meaning "deliver us." In the bible, this was the cry of the people who recognized Jesus as the Messiah when he entered Jerusalem.
  136. HOSANNAH: Variant spelling of English Hosanna, meaning "deliver us."
  137. HOSHA'NA (הוֹשׁע-נא): Hebrew unisex name derived from hosha'na, meaning "deliver us." 
  138. HOSHI (): Japanese name meaning "star."
  139. HOTARU (): Japanese name meaning "firefly; lightning bug."
  140. HOUDA (هدى): Arabic name meaning "right guidance."
  141. HOURI: Armenian name meaning "flames."
  142. HOURHER: Armenian name meaning "flaming hair; red-headed."
  143. HOURIG: Armenian name meaning "little fire."
  144. HRATCHOUHI: Armenian name meaning "fire-eyed."
  145. HREGHEN: Armenian name meaning "fiery."
  146. HRISTINA (Христина): Feminine form of Bulgarian Hristo, meaning "Christ-bearer." 
  147. HRODOHAIDIS: Teutonic name composed of the Germanic elements hrod "fame" and heid "kind, sort," hence "famous sort."
  148. HRÓÐWYN: Anglo-Saxon name composed of the elements hróð "famous" and wyn "joy," hence "famous joy."
  149. HRODWYN: Variant spelling of Anglo-Saxon Hróðwyn, meaning "famous joy."
  150. HUA (1-, 2-): Chinese unisex name meaning 1) "flower" or 2) "magnificent."

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