Finnish boy names starting with A
Aadolf – Distinguished or strong wolf
Aalto – The name Aalto is a boy’s name of Scandinavian, Finnish origin meaning ‘wave’.
Aapeli – Breathing
Aapo – Breath, abbreviation of Aapeli
Aapo – Finnish form of ABRAHAM or being father of multitude
Aari – Mountain of Strength
Aatami – Finnish variation of Adam, origin meaning son of the red earth’.
Aatto – Noble wolf, evening
Aatu – Finnish variation of Adolph, origin meaning noble wolf’.
Ahti – Meaning unknown. This is the name of the Finnish god of the ocean, rivers and fishing
Aimo – Generous amount
Aimo – Finnish – Generous Amount, Fair-sized, Proper, Good.
Akki – Finished pet form, name for the happy irrigator
Akseli – Finnish variation of Axel, origin meaning father of peace’.
Aksu – Defender of Man, A variant of name Alexander and Akse
Aku – Majestic, abbreviation of Aukusti
Ale – Defender of man
Aleksanteri – Defender of man
Alpertti – Aristocratic and bright
Anna – Name of a King, Food, Grain, Earth and Water, God
Anselmi – German – Protected by God, A variant of name Ansel
Antero – Old Greek – Male, Manly, Brave, Virility, A variant of name Andrew
Antti – Old Greek – Male, Manly, Brave, Virility, A variant of name Andrew and Andreas
Armas – Finnish – Dear, Beloved
Armo – Mercy, grace
Aro – The name Aro is a boy’s name of Finnish origin.
Artek – Finnish variation of Arthur, origin meaning bear’.
Arto – Celtic – Stone, Bear, Germanic – Thor, The Eagle, A variant of name Arthur
Artturi – Celtic – Stone, Bear, Germanic – Thor, The Eagle, A variant of name Arthur
Arvo – Finnish – Value, Worth
Assi – A beautiful and fair god or goddess
Atto – Goddess of Irrationality
Auli – Joy, Happiness, Short form of Aulikki
Finnish boy names starting with C
Calle – A man who is free
Caspian – One from the Caspian Sea
Finnish boy names starting with E
Eelis – A saying which means My god is Yahweh
Eemil – They are one who are like the Elves
Eero – Eternal ruler, forever strong, variant of Eric
Eero – The name Eero is a boy’s name of Finnish origin meaning ‘eternal ruler’.
Eetu – The name Eetu is a boy’s name of Finnish origin, meaning wealthy guardian’.
Eevi – Finnish form of Edwin, rich friend
Eki – They are the one who change time
Ekke – A peaceful ruler of the island
Elias – One who believes Yahweh is the Lord
Eljas – Where Yahweh is the God
Emeli – Finnish variation of Emil, origin meaning rival’.
Ensio – it means first.
Eppo – a Finnish word for a character of a Shakespearean play Comedy of Errors.
Erkki – Finnish variation of Eric, origin meaning eternal ruler’.
Erno – a Finnish word meaning serious and determined.
Esa – Finnish variation of Isaiah, origin meaning Salvation of the Lord’.
Finnish boy names starting with F
Fenno – The name Fenno is a boy’s name of Finnish origin.
Finnish boy names starting with H
Hansi – God is Cordial
Haraldus – Army ruler
Heikki – Finnish variation of Henry, origin meaning estate ruler’.
Heimericus – One who is a pat of the tribe
Heimo – A finnish word for tribe
Helsinki – The name Helsinki is a boy’s name of Finnish origin.
Hemmi – Pearln, will desire Helmet
Hermo – Army Staff
Hesekiel – God’s Strengthens, God Will Strengthen
Hesso – Tourch, Sun
Finnish boy names starting with I
Ilmar – Estonian form of ILMARINEN
Ilmari – From Ilmarinen, the eternal hammerer, a god in Finnish mythology
Ilmarinen – Derived from Finnish ilma ‘air’. Ilmarinen is an immortal smith in Finnish mythology, the creator of the sky and the magic mill known as the Sampo. He is one of the main characters in the Finnish epic the ‘Kalevala’
Ilmars – Latvian form of ILMARINEN
Finnish boy names starting with J
Jaani – He is a gift of God
Jakke – May He protect
Jalmari – The name Jalmari is a boy’s name of Finnish origin meaning ‘helmet protector’.
Jari – Helmeted warrior, abbreviation of Jalmari
Jari – The name Jari is a boy’s name of Finnish origin meaning ‘helmet protector’.
Jenson – The Anglicised form of the Scandinavian surname Jensen, meaning ‘son of Jan.’ Jenson is rarely used as a first name but is growing in popularity.
Jensynn – Junior Johannes or son of Johannes (God is gracious)
Jere – Exalted of the Lord, abbreviation of Jeremias
Jere – Diminutive of name Jeremiah (May the Lord’s name will be exalted).
Johan – Gift from God
Johannes – Hebrew – Yahweh is gracious, Yahweh is merciful, A variant of name John
Jorma – The name Jorma is a boy’s name of Finnish origin.
Joukahainen – Meaning unknown. In the Finnish epic the ‘Kalevala’ this is the name of a youth who challenges Vainamoinen to a chanting (or spellcasting) duel. Joukahainen loses, and must promise his sister Aino to Vainamoinen
Jouko – Short form of JOUKAHAINEN
Jupiter – Light, Diety, Father, The name was borne in Roman mythology by Jupiter, the supreme god
Finnish boy names starting with K
Kaarle – Finnish variation of Charles, origin meaning free man’.
Kaarlo – Finnish variation of Karl.
Kai – Rejoice
Kal – The name Kal means The Strong One
Kalle – Finnish variation of Carl, origin meaning free man’.
Kalva – Heroine, A variant spelling of Kalwa
Kauko – Derived from the word meaning far, kaukana.
Keijo – Keijo means Elf
Kimmo – One who is raised by God
Kivi – Kivi means Stone
Kosti – Finnish variation of Gustav, origin meaning staff of the Goths’.
Kustaa – Finnish variation of Gustav, origin meaning staff of the Goths’.
Kusti – Finnish variation of Gustav, origin meaning staff of the Goths’.
Finnish boy names starting with L
Lari – A person with superior reputation and luerel
Lemminkainen – Meaning unknown, possibly related to Finnish lempi ‘love’. In the Finnish epic the ‘Kalevala’ this is the name of an arrogant hero. After he was killed his mother fetched his body from the River of Death and restored him to life. He is sometimes identified with the god Ahti
Lempi – A Finnish word that means To love someone
Leo – Latin word meaning lion
Levo – Finnish version of name Leo
Linne – A person named after the twinflower
Linnel – He who is like a twonflower
Luukas – To be from Lucania, souther Itanly
Lydian – He who is from Lydia town in Asia Minor
Finnish boy names starting with M
Markku – Finnish variation of Mark, origin meaning warlike’.
Martti – Dedicated to Mars, Like Mars, War Like
Matteus – A god’s gift
Mauno – Finnish variation of Magnus, origin meaning greatest’.
Miika – who looks like God, who is like unto the powerful God.
Minttu – Finnish variant of ‘Mint’, a cool persona
Finnish boy names starting with N
Nante – Confidence or self assurance.
Nantia – A confident leader or guide
Niky – Who can be equal to God.
Nillo – The crowd of success or triumph.
Nooa – The lady of the sun.
Nyyrikki – Meaning unknown. This was the name of a Finnish god of the hunt, the son of Tapio
Finnish boy names starting with O
Oiva – A noble and brave person.
Oja – Vitality, A habitational name from a farm, A short form of Ojala
Okko – The color of Blue. The blue-colored person
Olavi – Finnish variation of Olaf, origin meaning ancestor’s relic’.
Onni – The name Onni is a boy’s name of Finnish origin meaning ‘happiness, luck’.
Oskari – A jumping and leaping warrior
Osmo – A young and energetic name
Ossian – Fawn, a trusted and happy individual
Finnish boy names starting with P
Paavo – The name Paavo is a boy’s name of Finnish origin, meaning small’.
Pekko – Meaning unknown. This is the name of the Finnish god of fields and crops
Pentti – Finnish variation of Benedict, origin meaning blessed’.
Pertti – Finnish variation of Robert, origin meaning bright fame’.
Perttu – Finnish variation of Bartholomew, origin meaning son of the furrow’.
Finnish boy names starting with R
Raimo – Finnish variation of Raymond, origin meaning wise-protector’.
Raitis – A sober man
Rammi – A high father
Rasmus – The name Rasmus is a boy’s name of Dutch, Finnish origin meaning ‘beloved, desired’.
Reijo – An alert and always watchful person
Reima – Finnish variation of Raymond, origin meaning wise-protector’.
Reimo – A man who gives advices
Reino – Finnish variation of Reynold, origin meaning counsel-power’.
Reko – A person who is very watchful and careful
Reku – Finnish variation of Richard, origin meaning dominant ruler’.
Rieti – Finnish variation of Frederick, origin meaning peaceful ruler’.
Rikkard – A very strong one who rules men
Roope – Finnish variation of Robert, origin meaning bright fame’.
Rotri – One who is famous wolf
Runo – A man of secret lore
Finnish boy names starting with S
Sakki – The God remembers all
Sami – Asked of God, short form of Samuli
Sampo – Meaning unknown. In Finnish mythology this is the name of a magical artifact (perhaps a mill) created by the smith god Ilmarinen
Samppa – Finnish diminutive of SAMULI or ALEKSANTERI, or else a variant of SAMPO
Samu – Asked of God, short form of Samuli
Samuli – Finnish variation of Samuel, origin meaning told by God’.
Santeri – Defender of man, abbreviation of Aleksanteri
Sepi – Finnish diminutive of SEPPO (1) or SEBASTIAN
Seppo – Derived from Finnish seppa ‘smith’. Seppo Ilmarinen (‘the smith Ilmarinen’) was the name of a master craftsman in the Finnish epic the ‘Kalevala’
Severi – Finnish variation of Severin, origin meaning stern, serious’.
Soppa – A woman with knowledge or wisom
Sulo – He of grace and charm
Finnish boy names starting with T
Taavetti – Beloved, variation of Taavi
Taavi – Finnish variation of David, origin meaning beloved’.
Tanel – God is my judge
Taneli – Finnish variation of Daniel, origin meaning God is my judge’.
Tapio – Finnish god of the forest, hunting, and animals
Tapio – Meaning unknown. Tapio was the Finnish god of forests, animals, and hunting
Tarmo – Means ‘vigour, energy, drive’ in Estonian and Finnish
Tarvo – Wild aurchs
Tauno – A modest man
Teemu – People of victory
Tero – A manly warrior
Teuvo – A gift of God
Timo – The name Timo is a boy’s name of German, Finnish origin meaning ‘honoring God’.
Toivo – The name Toivo is a boy’s name of Finnish origin meaning ‘hope’.
Topias – A jewel that is precious
Torben – Goodness of God, abbreviation of Topias
Tuomas – Two babies born at the same time from the same pregnancy.
Tuomo – Form of Thomas (twin)
Twain – Wind, The variant Tuulikki is a Finnish forest goddess
Twiford – Finnish forest goddess, variation of Tuuli
Finnish boy names starting with U
Ukko – Means ‘old man’ in Finnish. In Finnish mythology Ukko is the god of the sky and thunder
Finnish boy names starting with V
Vainamoinen – Derived from Finnish vaina ‘wide and slow-flowing river’. In Finnish mythology Vainamoinen was a wise old magician, the son of the primal goddess Ilmatar. He is the hero of the Finnish epic the ‘Kalevala’
Vaino – Finnish variation of Wayne, origin meaning maker of wagons’.
Valthjof – Variant of Wilhemina
Viljo – The name Viljo is a boy’s name of Finnish origin, meaning resolute protection’.
Vilppu – Finnish variation of Philip, origin meaning lover of horses’.