Uncommon Bosnian Names – F

Bosnian peasant  women

Bosnian peasant women

Female Names

Name Origin Meaning Pronunciation
Faiza Arabian winner FA-IZ-A
Fahima Arabian understanding, intelligent FA-HI-MA
Farida Arabian lonely, plump FA-RI-DA
Fehmija Arabian intelligent FEH-MI-A
Fermana Persian permission of the emperor FER-MA-NA

Male Names

Name Origin Meaning Pronunciation
Faim Arabian superior,  handsome FA-IM
Fatih Arabian pioneer, winner FA-TIH
Fehmi Arabian very intelligent FEH-MI
Feuz Arabian happiness, victory FE-UZ
Firdus Arabian Paradise FIR-DUZ

 

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Uncommon Bosnian Names – D

historic View of Sarajevo

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Male Names 

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Name Origin Meaning Pronunciation
Daim Arabian Constant, respected DAH-IM
Damad Arabian Groom, son-in-law DAH-MAD
Demirel Turkish Hand of iron DEH-MI-REL
Derijan Arabian Awareness, comprehension DEH-RI-AN
Dilaver Persian Brave, industrious DIL-AV-ER

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Female Names

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Name Origin Meaning Pronunciation
Damija Arabian A good Person DAM-IA
Darija Persian Mistress, ruler DARI-A
Defina Arabian Solitary, chaste DE-FI-NA
Delila Arabian Clue, direction sign DEH-LI-LA
Dima Arabian Long, silent rainfall DIH-MA

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Picture: http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/4/43/Sarajevo_Historic_View.jpg

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Uncommon Bosnian Names – B

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Male Names

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Name

Origin Meaning Pronunciation

Bajram

Turkish Celebration, enjoyment BAY-RAM

Basil

Arabian Brave BA-SIL

Bejan

Arabian Awake, communicative BEY-AN

Benadem

Arabian Son of Adem BEN-AD-EM

Besam

Arabian Always smiling, blithe BE-SAM

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Female Names

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Name

Origin Meaning Pronunciation

Bahija

Arabian Beauty, elegance BAH-I-YA

Bedila

Arabian Wife, believer BED-I-LA

Behar(a)

Arabian Spring, spring flower BEH-AR-(A)

Beraeta

Arabian Innocence, abstinence BER-AE-TA

Bilala

Arabian Good, healthy BIL-A-LA

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The H in Bahija and in Behar is pronounced like the “ch” in the English word loch.

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Photo taken by me in the Bosnian National Museum in Sarajevo