Bird Names

"Lesbia and her Sparrow" by Sir Edward John Poynter

Girls:

Aderyn - This Welsh name simply means "bird"

Faigel - This name comes from the Yiddish feigel, meaning "bird".

Halycon - The name of a genus of kingfishers.

Tsubame - Japanese name meaning "swallow".

Llinos - This is name Welsh and means "greenfinch".

Parastoo - This name means "swallow" in Persian.

Dove

Sarika - This names means "Myna bird" in Sanskrit.

Philomel - Means "nightingale". It is often used as a name for the bird in poetry.

Zipporah - This name means "bird", and is Hebrew.


Boys:

Sigurd - A hero in Norse legend that could speak to birds.

Tane - A Polynesian God that supposedly created the tui bird.

Crane

Uthman - This name is Arabic and means "baby bustard".

Tugary - This Turkish name means "lark".


Unisex:

Sparrow

Lark

Kestrel

Wren

Linnet

Comments

  1. My favorites:

    Halcyon
    Faigel
    Sarika
    Philomel
    Zipporah
    Crane
    Tugary
    Tane

    And pretty much all of the unisex names. I love the bird connection.

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  2. Oops, I didn't really finish that thought, haha. I love the bird connections in names, I think it's really beautiful and graceful.

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