are used in Malaysia, Indonesia, Brunei, Singapore, and Thailand.
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ACKBAR اکبر Arabic, Indonesian, Malay
Alternate transcription of Arabic أكبر (see AKBAR
), as well as the usual Indonesian and Malay form. It is typical of Indonesia.
BOLKIAH بلقیة Malay (Rare)
Meaning uncertain. It may be derived from Arabic وَاقِيَة (wāqiya)
meaning "protector, preserver", or it may be an alteration of the Hadhrami surname بلفقيه (Balfaqih)
from Arabic الفَقِيه (al-faqīh)
meaning "the jurist"... [more]
ELLYAS الياس Arabic, Somali, Persian, Urdu, Bengali, Pashto, Punjabi, Indian (Muslim), Ethiopian, Ge'ez, Amharic, Filipino, Malay, Indonesian, Turkish
Form of ILYAS
found in several languages.
LEE Vietnamese, Hmong, Thai, Khmer, Lao, Filipino, Tagalog, Malay, Indonesian
Vietnamese, Hmong, Thai, Khmer, Lao, Filipino, Malay, and Indonesian form of LI (1)
MILAN Filipino, Malay, Indonesian, Italian, Catalan, Spanish, French, English (Rare)
Habitational name from the Italian city of Milan (see MILANO
). It is also sometimes found in the Philippines, Malaysia, and Indonesia, bestowed by Spanish colonizers.
NEPAL نيڤال Nepali, Indian, Hindi, Bhutanese, Filipino, Malay, Indonesian, Acehnese, Italian, Catalan, Spanish, Galician, Portuguese, French
Ethnic name or regional name for someone from Nepal or who had connections with Nepal. The name of the country is ultimately derived from Sanskrit नेपाल (Nepal
), of unknown meaning.
RAJANI راجاني Indian, Urdu, Hindi, Marathi, Nepali, Telugu, Tamil, Kannada, Malayalam, Bengali, Malaysian
Meaning unknown, either from the titles RAJAN
, or RAJ
, or from the given name RAJANI
RAMADHAN رمضان Arabic, Somali, Persian, Urdu, Bengali, Assamese, Punjabi, Pashto, Afghani, Sindhi, Balochi, Dhivehi, Filipino, Maranao, Maguindanao, Tausug, Malay, Indonesian, Swahili, Albanian, Kosovar
From the given name RAMADAN
RAMANI Urdu, Arabic, Persian, Balochi, Pashto, Dari, Kurdish, Sindhi, Gilaki, Luri, Mazanderani, Shina, Chitrali, Talysh, Malayalam, Gujarati, Bengali, Tati, Malay, Nepali, Punjabi, Qashqai, Assamese, Dhivehi, Indonesian, Hindi, Uyghur, Turkmen, Uzbek, Maranao, Filipino, Maguindanao, Tagalog, Cebuano, Tausūg
Possibly from the Given Name RAMADAN
. Other Theories possible.