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A Few Latin Christian Names with Their English Equivalents


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A.

Abbalota: Abelote.

Acceptus: Accepted.

Aceslina:

Acharius:

Acheolus:Acheul

Acilia:

Acius: Ace, Ach.

Adam (gen. Adae): Adam.

Adelardus: Alard.

Adelheidis: Adelaide.

Adelicia: Same as Aelizia.

Adelmus: Aleaume, Elesme.

Ademarus: Aymer.

Adenettus: Adneved (?).

Adhelina: Adeline.

Adomarus: Aymer.

Aegidia: Giles.

Aegidius: Giles.

Aelipdis: Alice (?).

Aeliuedha: Aled, Elined.

Aelizia: Alice.

Affabellus, Affabilis: Affabell.

Agatha: Agace, Agas.

Agelwinus: Aylwin.

Agilbertus: Ailbert.

Agilda:

Agiricus: Agri.

Agna: Agnes.

Agnes (gen. Agnetis): Agnes, Annyce, Anneys, Annes.

Agneta: Agnes.

Ailbertus: Ethelbert, Albert.

Ailmaricus: Emery.

Ailmerus: Aylmer.

Ailwinus: Ethelwin.

Aitropus:

Aiulfus:

Akina:

Alanus: Aleyn, Alan.

Albaria: Aubrey.

Alberedus: Alfred.

Alberia: Aubrey.

Albericus, Albricus, Albrius: Albri, Aubrey.

Albinus: Aubyn.

Albrea: Aubrey.

Albreda: Aubrey.

Albredus: Aubrey.

Albricus: Aubri.

Alburga: Aubrey (?).

Alda:

Aldezina:

Aldricus: Audri.

Aldrida: Etheldreda, Audrey.

Alecia: Alice.

Alesia: Alice.

Alexander: Saunder (Irish).

Alexandra: Alisandre.

Aleysia: Alice.

Alheydis: Adelaide.

Alic' (masc.):

Alicia: Alice.

Alienora: Eleanor.

Alina: Aline.

Alionara: Eleanor.

Almaria:

Almaricus: Amalri, Amauri, Aumary, Emery.

Alnoua:

Aloysius: Lewis.

Alphesia:

Alricus: Elfric.

Aluinus: Aylwin.

Aluredus: Alfred.

Aluricus: Elfric.

Alyna: Aline.

Amabilia, Amabilla: Mabel.

Amarius, Amauricus. See Almaricus.

Ambrosius: Ambrose.

Amerigus: Emery.

Amfelisa: Amphyllis.

Amfridus: Amphrey.

Amia: Amy.

Amica: Amy.

Amicia: Amice.

Amicius: Amyas.

Amiotus: Amyot.

Amiria:

Amisius: Amyas.

Ampholisa: Amphyllis.

Amyas: Amie.

Amyota: Amy.

Anabilia: Anable, Annabell.

Anania: a feminine name.

Anastasia: Anastese, Anastasse.

Andreas: Andrew.

Andrina:

Anelauus: Anlaf.

Anfredus: Amphrey.

Angilbertus: Engelbert.

Angnes: Agnes, Annes.

Aniana:

Anianus: Agnan.

Anicia: Annis.

Ankareta:

Anna: Anne.

Annora:

Aphabelus: Affabell.

Apre: Evre.

Apsolo: Absalom.

Araldus: Harold.

Arcturus: Arthur.

Aredius: Yrier.

Arigius: Areg.

Armetrua: Ermentrude.

Artorius: Arthur.

Ascelina:

Ascelota:

Athelina:

Auanus: Afan, Avan.

Aubereya, Aubraya: Aubrey.

Aubreia: Aubrey.

Auda:

Audebertus: Aubert.

Audoenus, Audoinus: Owen.

Audomarus: Omer.

Auelina: Aveline.

Auericus: Avery.

Aufrica: Aelfrith.

Augerus: Ogier (?).

Augulus: Aule.

Augustinus: Austin.

Auicia: Avis, Avice.

Aumaricus. See Almaricus.

Aumflesia, Aunfelisa: Amphyllis.

Auntelina:

Austregisilius: Outrille.

Aymericus: Aymer.


B.


Baclerus:

Banabulus:

Barbeta, Barbota:

Bartolomaeus: Bartholomew.

Basilia: Basile.

Basilius: Basil.

Basolus: Basle.

Batillda: Bautour, Bate.

Bauclerus:

Baudwinus: Baldwin.

Beanus: Beyn.

Beatricia, Beatrix: Beatrice, Betune, Bete.

Bega: Bees.

Belebora:

Benedictus: Bennet; Berachyah (a Jewish name)

Benigna:

Bercarius: Bercaire.

Bernacus: Brynach.

Bernardus: Bernard, Brian (Irish)

Beuicius: Bevis.

Blaceus, Blasius: Blaise.

Bledhericus: Bledri.

Bogo: Boeges, Beges, Bevis, Bew.

Boidinus:

Bonabulus:

Bonus Amicus: Bonamy (Jewish).

Botild': Same as Batillda (?).

Brechanus: Brychan.

Bricius: Brice.

Brictina:

Brigida, Brigitta: Bridget, Bride.

Briocus: Brieu.

Brithena:

Brito:

Brunellus: Burnell.

Burga:

Burna: Bruna (?).

Buticia:

Bya:


C.


Caecilia:
Cecily, Cecil.

Caecilius: Cecil.

Caius: Kay.

Caluarius: Baldy (Irish).

Cana:

Cananus: Kynan.

Canutus: Cnut.

Caraunus: Cerau.

Carilefus: Calais.

Carolus: Charles.

Castanea: Castan, Castane.

Cedde: Chad.

Celestria: (feminine).

Celia: Syly (Irish).

Chagnoaldus, Chanulfus: Cagnou.

Chalactericus: Caltry.

Chera: (Jewish).

Chetellus: Ketel.

Childeloua:

Chlodesindis: Glossinde.

Chlodualdus: Cloust, Cloud.

Christiana: Christian.

Christina: Christine.

Christophorus: Christopher.

Cissota: Syssot.

Claremunda:

Claricia: Clarice.

Claudius: Clud, Clut.

Clementia: Clemence.

Clodulfus: Clou.

Colandus: Colin.

Colecta, Coleta: Colette.

Columbanus:

Columbina:

Columbus: Colymb, Colyn.

Comitissa: Ha-Nasiah (a Jewish name).

Constantia: Constance.

Cosmas: Come.

Cresus: Cresse (Jewish).

Cuenburga: Cwenburg.

Cunanus: Cynan.


D.


Dametta, Damietta:
Damiot.

Datius: Dace.

Denisia: Deonise, Denyse, Dyot.

Dermicius: Dermot.

Desiderata: Desirée.

Desiderius: Didier, Dresery.

Desil':

Dionisia: See Denisia.

Dionysius: Denis.

Diota: Dyot.

Direta:

Dominicus: Dominick, Sunday.

Domuelus: Dogmael.

Donatus: Donagh, Donell.

Dorothea: Dorothy, Dolly.

Dorotheus: Dorothe.

Dousa: Douce.

Drago: Drieu, Drue, Drew.

Droco, Drogo: Drieu, Drue, Drew.

Druco: Drue.

Druetta:

Drugan: Drue.

Dubricius: Dyfrig, Devereux.

Dulcia, Dulicia: Douce.

Dulcibella: Dowsabell.

Dunechanus: Duncan.

Duuenaldus: Donnell, Donald.

Duuianus: Dyfan.


E.


Eadburga:
Edburrow.

Eadgitha: Edith.

Eadmundus: Edmund.

Eadwardus: Edward.

Ebba, Sancta: St. Tabb.

Eberhardus: Erhard.

Ebrulfus: Evroul.

Ebulo: Eble, Eubold, Euball.

Eda:

Edania: Edene.

Edekina:

Edelota: Ydelot.

Edenuettus: Edneved.

Ederodus:

Edina:

Editha: Editha, Edy.

Edonia: Edoyne.

Edusa, Edussa:

Egelwinus: Ailwin.

Egidia: Giles, Gille.

Egidius: Giles.

Elena: Ellen.

Elfleda: Efflet.

Elfredus: Alfred.

Elianora: Eleanor.

Elias: Ellis.

Eliphius: Elof.

Elisabetha: Elizabeth, Isabella.

Elisanta:

Elizeus, Ellicius: Elys, Ellis.

Elmua:

Eltutus: Illtyd.

Elyas: Ellis.

Emelina: Emily.

Emericus: Aymer, Emery.

Emeterius: Madir.

Emicia: Amice.

Emicina:

Emmenia:

Emmota: Emmotte.

Eneas: Einon.

Engelerus:

Engelramus, Engelrannus, Engeramus: Engelram, Ingram.

Eniandus: Enian.

Ennes: Agnes.

Erminus: Armin, Erme.

Ernisius, Ernisus: Ernest (?).

Estrangia:

Estrilda, Estrulda:

Etha, Sancta: St. Teath.

Ethelburga: Aubrey.

Etheldreda, Etheldritha: Audrey. Audrey is also used as a masculine name.

Eua: Eva, Eve.

Eubulo. See Ebulo.

Eudo: Eudes, Hudde.

Eudoardus: Edward.

Eulalia: Olaille.

Eularia:

Euodius: Yved.

Euota: Evette.

Euphemia: Effame.

Euphronius: Eufroy.

Euphrosyne: Euphroyne.

Eusebia: Ysoye.

Eustachius: Eustace.

Eustathia:

Eustrichea:

Exclamodia:

Eymerus: Imary.

Ezota: Isotte.


F.


Falcho:
Falk.

Falkasius: Fawke.

Fanchea: Fane.

Fanus: Fane.

Felicia: Felise, Phelyse.

Felmeus: Phelim.

Femisia:

Ferchardus: Farquhar.

Ferminus: (Jewish).

Fiacrius: Fiacre.

Fides (gen. Fidis): Faith.

Fidolus: Fale.

Filamyna:

Fillettta:

Fina:

Fingola:

Fitzeus:

Flandrina:

Flodobertus: Frobert.

Florianora:

Florina:

Fluria:

Falcho: Fulk.

Foulconus: Fulk.

Frambaldus: Frambourd.

Francisca: Frances.

Franciscus: Francis.

Francus: Frank.

Frarius: (Jewish).

Frethesauta: Frideswide (?).

Fridericus: Frederick.

Fulco: Fulk.

Fullanus: Foignan.

Fulqueyus: Fulk, Fulcui.

Furseus: Fursey, Furce.


G.


Galfridus:
Geoffrey.

Galia:

Galiena:

Galterus: Walter.

Galwanus: Gawain.

Garinus: Warin.

Garsiana:

Gartenetus: Gratnach, Gratney.

Gaufridus: Geoffrey.

Gaugericus: Geri, Gerz.

Gena:

Genesicus: Genes.

Genofeua: Genevieve, Jenofeffe, Jenefefe.

Genulfus: Genou.

Gerardus: Gerard.

Gerinus:

Germanus: Germain, Garmon.

Geroldus: Gerald.

Geruasius: Gervase.

Geua: Eve.

Gilebertus: Gilbert.

Gilemota: Wilmot.

Giliana:

Gilo: Gilly.

Gineura: Guenever, Wenhover.

Gislibertus: Gilbert.

Gislenus: Guislan.

Gladusa: Gladys.

Glicerius: Lizier.

Goda:

Godefridus: Godfrey.

Godeheuta:

Godelacius: Guthlac.

Godeleua:

Godescallus: Godescalde.

Godreda:

Godusa:

Goisfridus: Geoffrey.

Gondulfus: Goudon.

Gonnilda: Gunhild.

Gorreia: Another form of Godreda.

Goscelina: Joscelyne.

Goscelinus: Jocelin.

Gosfridus: Geoffrey.

Gouda:

Grahamus: Graham.

Gralandus:

Granta: (Irish).

Gratia: Grace.

Griffinus: Griffin, Griffith.

Grimolfus: Grimulf.

Gualaricus: Velery.

Gualterus: Walter.

Guarinus: Warin.

Gudila: Goule.

Guendoloena, Guenliana: Gwenllian.

Guichardus: Wicher.

Guido: Guy.

Guillelmus, Gulielmus: William.

Guinailus: Guenau.

Gunnilda: Gunhild.

Gwendoloena: Gwenllian.


H.


Habet:

Hadewisa:

Haluatheus:

Hamo: Hamon, Ham.

Haraldus: Harold.

Hasculfus: Hascoil, Hasculf.

Hawisia: Hawis, Hayes, Hawes.

Heilewisa: Helewis.

Heleca:

Helena: Helen.

Helewisa: Helewis, Helwis.

Helewisus:

Helisanta:

Heltus: Helt.

Helyas: Ellis.

Hendricus, Henricus: Henry.

Hereweccus: Hervey.

Hermelandus: Erbland.

Hersius:

Herueius, Heruicius, Heruicus: Hervey.

Hieremias: Jeremiah.

Hieronymus: Jerome.

Hilaria: Hillary.

Hilarius: Hillary.

Hodierna:

Hoelus: Howell.

Honesta: Honesty.

Honoria: Honour.

Hosto:

Huelina:

Huga:

Hugo: Hugh.

Humelina:

Humetta:

Humfredus: Humfrey.

Hunniua: Hunneve.

Hychecosus:


I.


Ibbota:
Ebote.

Ibria:

Idaburga: Edburge.

Idonia: Edene, Idoigne, Ideyn, Iden.

Ignauus: Ednevet.

Ilaria: See Hilaria.

Iltutus: Illtyd.

Imania: Emma.

Ingelata:

Ingeleramus, Ingelramus, Ingeramus, Ingerramus: Ingram.

Ingelesia:

Ingoldus:

Ingulfus: Ingolf.

Ingusia:

Ionius: Yon.

Irilda:

Isabella: Isabel, Elizabeth.

Isamaya: Ismay.

Isilia:

Ismania: Emma:

Isolda, Isota: Iseult, Isoude, Isote.

Iterius:

Iuo: Ives.


J.


Jacobus:
Jacob, James.

Jacomyna: Jacquemine.

Jacquetta: Jackett.

Janbertus: Janbryht.

Janeta: Janet, Janekin.

Jerberga:

Jereuerdus, Jeruerdus: Jorwerth.

Jestinus: Jestin.

Joceus: Joice.

Jocosa: Joice.

Jodoca: Joice.

Jodocus: Joice.

Johanna: Joan, Jane.

Johannes: John.

Joldanus:

Jordana:

Joscelinus: Gezelin.

Josias: Josiah.

Jouetta: See Juetta.

Joylanus:

Judas: Jude.

Judocus: Josse.

Juetta: Jowet, Ivote.

Juetus: Jowett.

Juisa:

Julia: Syly (Irish).

Juliana: Juliane, Gillian.

Julita: Juliet.

Junana: Jane.

Jursella, Jursola:

Justina: Justine.


K.


Kananus:
Kynan.

Kanaucus: Cynog.

Karadocus: Caradog.

Kenanus: Cianan.

Kenewricus: Cynvrig, Kenric.

Kenoldus:

Kenulmus: Kenelm.

Killanus: Killeen, Kylian.


L.


Laderena:

Laetitia: Lettice.

Lancilottus: Lancelot.

Landebertus: Lambert.

Laua:

Laudus: Lo.

Laurentius: Lawrence.

Laureta:

Lecia: Lettice (?).

Leffeda:

Legardis:

Lena: Short for Alina or Euelina.

Leobinus: Lubin.

Leodgardus, Leodegarius: Ledger, Leger.

Leonellus: Lionel.

Leouegarus: Leofgar.

Leouenothus: Leofnoth.

Lesquena:

Lessa:

Letia: Lettice (?).

Letitia: Lettice.

Letuaria:

Leubatius: Leubasse.

Leuca:

Leodocus: Llawddog, Lleuddad.

Leuelinus: Llywelyn.

Leuericus: Leofric.

Leygarda:

Licinius: Lezin.

Licoricia: See Lyquiricia.

Lieba:

Lietphardus: Lifard.

Ligerius: Leger.

Liniota:

Lionhardus: Leonard.

Lipwinus: Lebwin.

Lorencia:

Loreta:

Loueda: Loveday, Lowday (f.).

Luanus: Lugid.

Lucas: Luke.

Lucasius: Luke, Lucas.

Lucia: Lucy.

Ludouicus: Ludwyke, Lewis.

Luelinus: Llywelyn.

Lupentius: Louvent.

Lupillo:

Lupus: Leu.

Lyquiricia: (Jewish).


M.


Mabilia, Mabilla:
Mabel.

Macarius: Macary.

Machutus: Mawe.

Macia: Same as Mascia.

Madelgarius: Mauger.

Madelgisilus: Maguil.

Madocus: Madog.

Maggota: Magote.

Magnobudus: Mainbeu.

Magonius: Mahon.

Maidocus: Madog.

Mailgo: Maelgwm.

Makinus, Makina:

Malachias: Malachy.

Malculinus: Malcolm.

Malla:

Manautus: Menauld.

Mannicus: Mannig.

Manserus, Manserius: Manasser.

Marculfus: Marculf, Marcoul.

Marcus: Mark.

Margareta: Margaret.

Margeria: Margery.

Margota: Margot.

Maria: Mary.

Mariana: Marion.

Mariota: Mariot.

Marta: Martha.

Martia:

Martius: Mars.

Mascia:

Mascilia:

Mascria:

Mathias: Macy, Mazy

Mathila:

Matilda, Matildis, Matillis: Matilda, Maud, Malkin

Matthaeus: Matthew, Mawe in Yorkshire.

Matthias: Matthias.

Mauditus: Mawe.

Mauricius: Maurice, Morris, Merrick

Maurilius: Maurille.

Maya: May.

Mazelina:

Meilerius: Meilyr.

Meliora:

Memmius: Menge.

Menautus: Menauld.

Mercia: Mercy.

Merdericus: Merri.

Mereducius: Maredudd, Meredith.

Mericia: Mercy.

Meruinus: Mervyn.

Meuricius: Meurug, Maurice, Morris.

Meus: (Jewish).

Michaela:

Michaelis: Michael.

Mildonia:

Milesanta, Milesenta, Milicenta: Midelsent, Millicent.

Milo: Miles.

Mirabilla: Mirabel.

Miracula:

Misericordia: Mercy.

Mitricus: Mitry, Merre.

Modeua:

Mondena:

Mordacus: Mordac.

Moreducus: Maredudd, Meredith.

Morganus: Morgan.

Morphita (last abbess of Wherwell): Morvethe.

Motto (gen. Mottonis):

Moyses: Moses.

Murdacus: Murdoch.

Muriella: Muriel.


N.


Nalla:

Natalicia:

Natalis: Noel.

Nauerina:

Nesta: Nest, Anneis.

Nicasius: Nicaise.

Nicholaa: Nichola, Nichole.

Nicholaus: Nicholas.

Nicia:

Nicolaa: Nicola, Nicole.

Nicolaus: Nicolas.

Nigasia:

Nigellus: Nigel, Niel.

Normannus: Norman.


O.


Odo:
Eudes.

Odomarus: Otmar.

Odonus: Ede.

Oeneus, Oenus: Owen.

Ogendus: Oyant.

Olaus: Olaf, Olave.

Olimpias (fem.):

Oliua: Olive.

Orengia:

Orframina:

Oriolda:

Osillis (fem.):

Otheus: Otes.

Otho: Otes.

Otto: Otes.

Owinus: Owen.


P.


Paganus:
Pain, Payne.

Palladius: Palais, Padie.

Pancratius: Pancras.

Pardulfus: Pardou.

Pascha, Paschasia: Easter (fem.).

Paternus: Padarn.

Patricius: Patrick.

Pauoltus:

Pelerina:

Pericia:

Pero: Piers.

Petronilla: Parnel, Pernell.

Petrus: Peter, Piers.

Pheliona:

Pietancia:

Pigotus: Pigot.

Pipelota:

Plesancia:

Pontius: Pounce.

Preciosa:

Prejectus: Prix, Prey.

Protensia:

Prudentia: Prudence.


Q.


Quaspatricius:
Gospatric.


R.


Robotus:
Radbod.

Radulfus: Randulf, Ralph, Rawlyn, Rades.

Ragnobertus: Renobert.

Raineta: Renee.

Randolphus: Randolf, Randal.

Ranulfus: Ranulf, Randolf, Randal.

Reginaldus: Reginald, Reynold.

Regulus: Rule.

Reinerus: Rayner.

Remigius: Remygie.

Remunda: Used for Claremunda.

Renula: Renell.

Resus: Rhys, Rice, Reece.

Ricarda: Ricarde.

Ricardus: Richard.

Riceus: Rhys, Rice, Rees.

Richarda: Richarde.

Richerius: Riquier.

Richolda:

Risandina:

Roberga:

Roela:

Roesia: Rose.

Rogerus: Roger, Roderick, Rory.

Rogo: Roges.

Rohelendus: Roland.

Rosa: Rose.

Rosia: Rose.

Rothericus: Roderick.


S.


Saddocus:
Sadoth.

Saherus: Saer, Saher.

Saluius: Sauge.

Sapientia: Wisdom.

Sarina:

Sarra: Sarah.

Saswallo: Sewell.

Satiuola: Sidwell, a saint to whom a church in Exeter is dedicated.

Sauaricus: Savary.

Sauarus: Saier.

Scientia:

Scissibota:

Scolastica: Escholace, Scolas.

Secundinus: Seachnal (Irish).

Sedulius: Siedhuil (Irish).

Seisillus: Seisyll, Cecil.

Selota:

Semanus, Semannus: Semeine.

Sequanus: Seine.

Serlo: Serle.

Sescilia: Cecily.

Sewacus:

Sewallus: Sewall, Sewell.

Sexburga: Sixburgh.

Sibella: Sybil.

Sidneus: Sidney.

Sigga:

Sigo: Seine.

Siliadicua:

Siluanus: Silas.

Siluester (fem.):

Similinus: Semblin.

Simonettus: Simonett.

Sindulfus: Sendou.

Slana: (Irish).

Solacia:

Sperabilis:

Stephanus: Stephen.

Sticlea:

Suanus, Swanus: Swein.

Suspirus:

Symon: Simon.


T.


Teca, Tecia:

Tecla:

Tedbaldus: Theobald.

Tedricus. See Teodoricus.

Tela:

Teleaucus: Teilo.

Teodoricus: Thierri, Terence, Terry.

Terricus. See Teodoricus.

Tetildis:

Teuredaucus: Tyfrydog.

Thadeus: Thady.

Thedridus:

Theida:

Theobaldus: Theobald, Tybalt.

Theodoricus: Theodore, Terence, Terry.

Theodorus: Theodore, Tudor.

Theodulfus: Thiou.

Theophania: Tiffany.

Theophilus: Teofle.

Therricus. See Theodoricus.

Thomasina: Thomasine, Tamsin.

Thurketillus: Thurkell.

Timotheus: Timothy.

Tobias: Toby.

Tudeleius:

Tunnota:

Turgiua:

Turstanus: Thurstan.


U.


Udalricus:
Ulric.

Ulitius: Ulick, Willuk.

Umfridus, Unfridus: Humfrey.

Ursella:


V.


Vadinus:
Valentine.

Vedastus: Fauster, Foster.

Villefredus: Wilfrid.

Vincentius: Vincent.

Vitalis: Viel; Hagin (a Jewish name).

Vodoalus: Voel.

Vulstanus: Wulfstan.


W.


Waco:
Wake.

Wadinus: Valentine.

Walaricus: Veleri.

Waldebertus: Gaubert, Valbert.

Waldeuius: Waldef, Wadef.

Waltheuus: Waltheof.

Wandregisilus: Wandril

Wanthana:

Warbora:

Warnerus: Warner.

Wenialus: Guenau.

Wenliana: Gwenllian.

Weruilla:

Wido: Guy.

Wilhelmus: William.

Willelma: Wilmyne, Wilmot.

Willelmus: William.

Williametta: Wilmot.

Winandus: Wynkyn.

Wyllymota: Welmet.

Wymerca: Wymark.


Y.


Ylaria:
Hillary.

Ytho: Ives.

Yuo: Ives, Yvon.

Yuonus: Ives.



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Ludere Scriptor Eat.