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Revision as of 22:30, 11 October 2006

The names are given first in Western Armenian, then if there is an Eastern Armenian pronunciation, that is given. Popular alternative transliterations may be given, but generally the simple, phonetic transliteration will be used.

See also Armenian Female Names


A - B - C - D - E - F - G - H - I - J - K - L - M - N - O - P - Q - R - S - T - U - V - W - X - Y - Z

A

  • Anastas
  • Antranig / Andranik - the first son, coming first, Անդրանիկ
  • Anto / Ando - short for Antranig / Andranik
  • Anushavan - Անուշավան
  • Apraham / Abraham - Abraham - Աբրահամ
  • Ara - legendary hero and king, Արա
  • Aram / Արամ
  • Aramais
  • Ararat
  • Aras / Araz
  • Arbi
  • Ardashes / Artashes
  • Arek / Areg
  • Aret / Ared
  • Argam
  • Armen - Արմեն
  • Armenak / Armenag
  • Ari
  • Arsen
  • Arshak / Arshag
  • Arshavir
  • Artin - short for Harutyun
  • Arto
  • Asbed / Aspet - knight
  • Ashod / Ashot
  • Avedis / Avetis - messenger for good news
  • AGAMIR
  • Arno

B

  • Baghdasar
  • Bartev (Partev)
  • Bedros (Petros) - the Armenian equivalent of Peter
  • Berj (Pertch)
  • Boghos (Poghos) - the Armenian equivalent of Paul
  • Baret
  • Burag

D

  • Daron (Taron)
  • Dikran (Tigran)
  • Derenik
  • Datev
  • Davit (Davo, Davitik, Davidoffskii)

G

  • Garen (Karen)
  • Garo (Karo)
  • Garbis (Karpis)
  • Garabed (Karapet) - meaning "the Forerunner", ie. John the Baptist
  • Gevorg

H

  • Hagop (Hakob) - the Armenian equivalent of Jacob
  • Haig-Haik (Hayk)
  • Hamo
  • Hampardzum (Hambartsum)
  • Hampig (Hambik) - short for Hampardzum (Hambartsum)
  • Harut - shortened version of Harutyun, also spelled Harout
  • Harutyun - resurrection
  • Hovhannes - the Armenian equivalent of John
  • Hovig (Hovik)
  • Hovsep
  • Hrach
  • Hrair (Hrayr)
  • Hrant
  • HOVO AKPER

J

  • Jhirayr
  • Jivan (lavel puchuma Thaken)
  • Janik

K

  • Kalusd (Galust)
  • Karekin (Garegin)
  • Karnig (Garnik)
  • Kegham (Gegham)
  • Kevork (Gevorg) - the Armenian equivalent of George
  • Khachig (Khachik) - little cross
  • Khachadur (Khachatur)
  • Khajag (Khajak)
  • Khoren
  • Krikor (Grigor) - the Armenian equivalent of Gregor(y)
  • Kopernik - Ancient Armenian and rare name
  • Kourken

L

  • Levon
  • Lernik

M

  • Maksut
  • Manuel (Manvel)
  • Manug (Manuk)
  • Mardig
  • Mardiros
  • Melik
  • Mesrob
  • Mher
  • Midijon
  • Mihran
  • Minas
  • Misak
  • Mushegh
  • Masis
  • Murat
  • Musheg
  • Mayis
  • Marzpet
  • Martun
  • Martik

N

  • Narbey
  • Nareg (Narek)
  • Nayiri
  • Nigoghos (Nikoghos)
  • Nigol (Nikol) - short for Nigoghos/Nikoghos
  • Nishan
  • Norayr
  • Norig (Norik) - short for Norayr
  • Nurhan

O

  • Oksen
  • Ohannes - equivalent to Hovhannes
  • Onnig (Onnik)
  • Oshagan (Oshakan)

P

  • Papken (Babken)
  • Pargev
  • Pakrat (Bagrat)
  • Poupoulik (shat mets bana)

R

  • Raffi - not used by Armenians until a widely popular author chose it as his pen name
  • Razmig (Razmik) - little soldier/fighter
  • Roupen

S

  • Sahag / Sahak
  • Samuel (Samvelea Hotema)
  • Sanasar
  • Saro
  • Sarkis / Sargis
  • Sarven
  • Sasoun
  • Sayat
  • Sebouh / Sepouh
  • Setrag / Setrak
  • Sevag / Sevak
  • Sevan
  • Shahan
  • Shahe
  • Shant
  • Shavarsh
  • Siamanto
  • Soghomon
  • Sos
  • Stepan (sometimes Depanhos "s" silent)
  • Suren
  • Seyran
  • Smbat
  • Simon
  • Shahen

T

  • Tatevos (Tadevos) - the Armenian equivalent of Thaddeus
  • Tavit (Davit) - the Armenian equivalent of David
  • Toros
  • Tevan
  • Tevook (lav lav talises)

V

  • Vahakn
  • Vahan
  • Vahe
  • Vahram
  • Van
  • Vartan (Vardan)(Vartuhi)
  • Vartkes
  • Varujh - shortened version of Varujhan
  • Varujhan
  • Vache
  • Vazken
  • Viken
  • Vrejh
  • Vigen
  • Vorik (shat lav hota)

Y

  • Yervant (Yervand)

Z

  • Zadig
  • Zakar
  • Zaven (Kapik)
  • Zohrab
  • Zareh
  • Zorik
  • Zaleh

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