Names That Mean Regal

  1. Basil
    • Origin:

      Greek
    • Meaning:

      "royal"
    • Description:

      Although Greek in origin--in the fourth century, a bishop by that name established the principles of the Greek Orthodox Church--Basil for years took on the aura of aquiline-nosed upper-class Britishness of Sherlock Holmes portrayer Basil Rathbone, then spiced with the fragrant aroma of the herb that entered with the Pesto generation.
  2. Basile
    • Origin:

      French variation of Basil
    • Meaning:

      "regal"
    • Description:

      Herby and aristocratic Basil remains a tough sell, but we’d like to introduce you to Basile, the delightful French version. It retains all of Basil’s charm, but sheds some of the pesto linkage.
  3. Bazel
    • Origin:

      Slavic variation of Basil
    • Meaning:

      "regal"
    • Description:

      Gives a good boy name a bad boy feel.
  4. Basilio
    • Origin:

      Italian and Spanish variation of Basil, Greek
    • Meaning:

      "regal"
    • Description:

      A rare and romantic take on Basil.
  5. Vasiliki
    • Origin:

      Feminine form of Vasily, Slavic and Russian form of Basil, Greek
    • Meaning:

      "royal"
    • Description:

      Many old school girl names are feminine forms of male names. This one gets an exotic twist from being the female version not of Basil but the form used in Eastern Europe and Russia Vasily. This uncommon name would make an interesting and rare V-starting choice.
  6. Pasi
    • Origin:

      Finnish variation of Basil, Greek
    • Meaning:

      "regal"
    • Description:

      A Gen X name in the Nordic region from which it hails.
  7. Bazyl
    • Origin:

      Variation of Basil
    • Meaning:

      "regal"
    • Description:

      Variation of Basil. Stick with the original spelling.