Description:A name that is used to describe a handsome or clever boy, and is also an Israeli place-name.
Description:Delicate embellishment of Rani.
Origin:Diminutive of Deborah
Description:Debbie is decidedly out, the original Deborah lovely, and other short forms -- Deb, Debs -- for occasional use only.
Origin:Hebrew, feminine variation of Jethro
Description:Rare and ethereal.
Origin:Hebrew variation of Judith
Description:Stuck in the Old Country.
Origin:Spelling variation of Bethany, Hebrew
Meaning:"house of figs"
Description:Bethenny is the spelling introduced to the world by and closely associated with Real Housewife of New York Bethenny Frankel. While the name has a bit of charm, we recommend sticking with the original Bethany spelling.
Description:Anglicized as Judah, this name of a biblical patriarch is given symbolically to boys born on Chanukah; a form of it was spotlighted by violin virtuoso Yehudi Menuhin.
Description:A not particularly happy marriage of Thelma and Alma.