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Transliteration Pronunciation Amharic Meaning
Badegech Badägäč ባደገች  
Bafena Bafäna ባፈና  
Bageresh Bagärïš ባገርሽ By your country
Baherwa Bahïrwa ባሕሯ  
Bakoyech Bak’oyäč ባቆየች  
Banchayehu     I Now See Life Through You
Banchi Amlak Banchi’amlak ባንቺአምላክ By your God
Banchi Alem Banči Aläm ባንቺ ዓለም By (in) your world
Banchyerga BanččYerga ባንች ይርጋ  
Banchyergu Bančč-Yergu ባንች ይርጉ  
Bara Bara ባራ Stop, cease
Bathsheba     Daughter Of Oath (Biblical)
Bayi Bayyi ባዪ  
Bayush Bayyuš ባዩሽ If they see you
Bedelwa Bäddelwa በድሏ With Her Luck
Bedriya Bädriya በድሪያ  
BeEmnet Bä’emnät በእምነት Through Faith
Behaylewa Bähaylwa በኃይሏ  
Behebtesh Bähäbtïš በሀብትሽ  
Behernesh Bähïrnäš    
Bekelech Bäk’k'äläč በቀለች She grew, she flourished, she germinated
Bekelu Bäk’k'älu በቀሉ  
Belaynesh BälayNäš በላይ ነሽ You are on top, you are up there
Belen Bïlén ብሌን The apple of the eye
Beletech Bällät’äčč በለጠች She surpassed, she excelled
Beletu Bällät’u በለጡ  
Belete Bällät’é በለጤ  
Beletshachew Bällät’šaččäw በለጥሻቸው  
Beletshe Bällät’šä በለጥሽ  
Beleyu Bäleyyu በልዩ  
Beleyuwerk Bäleyyuwärk’ በልዩወርቅ  
Belgnesh Bälgnäš በልግነሽ You are bälg (short rain period)
Belquis      
Bercheko Bïrč’ïk’k'o ብርጭቆ A drinking glass
Berekti Bïrekti ብርክቲ  
Berhan Bïrhan ብርሃን Light
Berhane Bïrhane ብርሃኔ My Light (Tigrigna)
Beritu Bïrritu ብሪቱ The silver, the money
Berke Bïrk’é ብርቄ  
Berekti Bïrekti ብርክቲ  
Berkitu Bïrk’itu ብርቂቱ  
Berknesh Bïrk’Näš ብርቅነሽ You are precious, you are rare
Bernesh BïrrNäBäzznaš ብርነሽ  
Bertukan /
Birtukan
Bïrtukan ብርቱካን Orange
Berukt Bïrukt ብሩክት  
Beruktawit Bïruktawit ብሩክታዊት  
Beselot Bäs’älot በጸሎት By prayer
Besat Bïs’at ብጽአት  
Beset Bïs’ït ብጽእት  
Besiti Bïs’ïti ብጽእቲ  
Beshadu     (Oromigna)
Beshat Bïs’hat ብጽሐት Arrival, completion
Beskut Bïskut ብስኩት  
Beskute Bïskuté ብስኩቴ  
Besrat /
Bisrat
Bïsrat ብስራት
ብሥራት
Good News
Besrate /
Bisrate
Bïsratä ብስራተ
ብሥራተ
 
Bete Bétä ቤተ House of
Bete maryam Betä maryam ቤተማርያም House of Mary
Betesida /
Bethesda
    A Place Of Mercy (Biblical)
Beteweta Bïtäwät’a ብትወጣ If she goes out, if she grows up, if she succeeds
Betelihem /
Bethlehem /
Bethelhem
Betälhem ቤተልሄም Pledged To God (Biblical)
Bethel     House Of God (Tigrigna)
Bethania /
Bethany
 
    Name of the village near Jerusalem where Lazarus lived. House of figs (Biblical)
Beyenech Bäyyänäč በየነች She decreed, she resolved
Beza Bäzza ቤዛ On My Side, redemption
Bezachew Bezaččäw ቤዛቸው  
Bezanesh Bezanäš ቤዛነሽ You are a ransom
Bezash Bäzzaš በዛሽ  
Bezawerk Bäzzawärk’ በዛወርቅ Gold has increased
Bezawit Bezawit ቤዛዊት The Savior
Bezgena Bïzgïnna ብዝግና Necklace, collar
Beznash Bäzznaš በዝናሽ  
Bezu Bäzzu በዙ  
Bezu Bïzu ብዙ Many, much, numerous
Bezu Alem Bïzu’aläm ብዙዓለም  
Bezu Ayehu Bïzu’ayähu ብዙአየሁ  
Bezunesh BïzuNäš ብዙነሽ You are numerous, you are abundant
Bezuwerk Bïzuwärk’ ብዙወርቅ Many pieces of gold
Biftu     Dawn (Oromigna)
Bila     (Oromigna)
Bilen     Iris
Birhun      
Birkeye     Precious
Birole     (Oromigna)
Bishash Bišaš ቢሻሽ  
Bogalech Boggaläch ቦጋለች She flared
Boge Boge ቦጌ  
Bosena Bosäna ቦሰና  
Bukayaye Buk’ayyaye ቡቃያዬ My sprouting grain, my shoot
Buruktawit     Blessed
Buzinesh      

BOYS

Transliteration Pronunciation Amharic Meaning
Badeg Baddäg ባደግ  
Badege Badägä ባደገ  
Badma Badma ባድማ By a plot
Bafena Baffäna ባፈና By a kidnap
Baftu Baftu ቢፍቱ  
Bahere /
Bahire / Bhre
Bahïrä ባህረ
ባሕረ
Sea
Bahere Selase Bahïrä Slase ባሕረ ስላሴ
ባህረ ስላሴ
Sea of the Trinity
Bahere Shum Bahïrä šum ባሕረ ሹም Sea of the chief
Bahere Tebeb Bahïrä t’bäb ባሕረ ጥበብ
ባህረ ጥበብ
 
Bahere Shum Bahïrä Wärk’ ባሕረ ወርቅ Sea of gold
Baherom Bahïrom ባህሮም  
Baheru Bahïru ባሕሩ
ባህሩ
The sea
Baheta Bahïta ባህታ
ባሕታ
 
Bahta      
Bakalu Bakalu ባካሉ  
Balambaras Balambaras ባላምባራስ  
Balcha Balča ባልቻ  
Balemwal Balämwal ባለሟል Favorite
Balkew Balkäw ባልከው  
Bamlaku Bamlaku ባምላኩ By his God
Bamnew Bamnäw ባምነው  
Banjaw Banjaw ባንጃው  
Bantayehu Bantayyähu
Bant’ayyähu
ባንታየሁ
ባንት አየሁ
I saw through you
Bante Yekasegn Bantä Yïkasäññ ባንተ ይካሰኝ May he (God) compensate me by you!
BantYedagn /
Bante Yedagn
BantYïdañ
BantäYïdañ
ባንትይዳኝ
ባንተ
ይዳኝ
May he be arbitrated by you!
BantYederu /
Bante Yederu
BantYïdäru
BantäYïdäru
ባንትይደሩ
ባንተ
ይደሩ
May they depend on you! May they remain on you!
BantYergu /
BantYergu
BantYïrgu
Bantä Yïrgu
ባንት ይርጉ
ባንተ ይርጉ
May they be calmed by you!
Bantyewalu Bantyïwalu ባንት ይዋሉ  
BantYeweaen BantYïwwäaän ባንት ይወሰን  
Baraki Baraki ባራኪ One who blesses
Barnabas     Son Of Prophecy
Baryaw Baryaw ባርያው The slave
Basazenew Basazzïnäw ባሳዝነው If I sadden him
Baslios Basleyos ባስልዮስ Ethiopian King
Basha Bašša ባሻ  
Basliel      
Bayabel Bayabl ባያብል  
Baye Baye ባዬ  
Bayecha Bayäča ባየቻ  
Bayeleyegn Bayeläyyäñ ባይለየኝ If he does not separate me
Bayesa Bayyesa ባይሳ  
Bayeh Bayh ባይህ  
Bayi Bayyi ባዪ  
Bayissa     (Oromigna)
Baykedagn Baykädaññ ባይከዳኝ If he does not desert (betray) me
Baynesagn Baynäsañ ባይነሳኝ  
Baysase Baysasse ባይሣሤ One who does not become greedy
Bayu Bayyu ባዩ  
Bayuh Bayyuh ባዩህ If they see you
Bayu Alem Bayu’aläm ባዩአለም  
Bayulegn Bayulñ ባዩልኝ  
Bazeto Bazäto ባዘቶ  
Bazin Bazin ባዚን When I am Sad
Beakal Bä’akal በአካል In body
Bealu Bä’alu በአሉ
በኣሉ
The holiday, the festival, the anniversary
Beca /
Beka
    He Who Knows God
(Oromigna)
Bedada Bädada በዳዳ  
Bedane Bädané በዳኔ  
Bedelu Bäddïlu በድሉ By his luck, by his destiny
Bedeso Bäd’äso በድአሶ  
Bedewi Bädäwi በደዊ  
Bedri Bädri በድሪ  
Bedru Bädru በድሩ  
Beeda Bä’ïdä በእደ  
Beej Yale Werk Bä’ïjj Yallä Wärk’ በእጅ ያለ ወርቅ Gold that is on hand
Beele Kristos Bï’ïlä Krïstos ብእለ ክርስቶስ Wealth of Christ
BeEmnet Bä’ïmnät በእምነት By faith
BeEwketu Bä’ïwk’ätu በእውቀቱ By his knowledge, by his understanding
Befekadu /
Befikadu
Bäfäk’adu በፈቃዱ By his will, by his permission
Beferdu Bäferdu በፍርዱ  
Begashaw Bägaššaw በጋሻው By his shield
Begizew Bägizew በጊዜው By his time, on time
Begna Béñña ቤኛ  
Begosew Bäggosäw በጎሰው Good man, good person
Behaylu Bähaylu በኃይሉ By his power, by his force
Behabtu Bähabtu በሀብቱ By his riches, by his wealth
Beide     works of (Geez)
Bekabil Bäk’k'abil በቃቤል If he (God) says “it’s enough”
Bekalu Bäk’alu በቃሉ  
Bekele Bäk’k'älä በቀለ He germinated, he grew, he flourished
Beket Yehun Bäk’ït’ Yïhun በቅጥ ይሁን May it be in order!
Bekila     (Oromigna)
Bekre Bäkrä በክሪ  
Bekri Bäkri በክሪ  
Bekru Bäkru በክሩ  
Bekur Bäkur በኩር First
Bekuray Bäkuray በኩራይ  
Bekure /
Bekwere
Bäkwïrä
Bäkurä
በኲረ
በኩረ
Firstborn of, eldest of
Bekure Ab Bäkwïrä Ab በኲረ አብ Firstborn of of the Father
Bekure Amlak Bäkwïrä Amlak በኲረ አምላክ Firstborn of the God
Bekure berhan Bäkwïrä Brïhan በኲረ ብርሃን Firstborn of the light
Bekure Dengel Bäkwïrä Dïngïl በኲረ ድንግል Firstborn of the Virgin
Bekure Igziabeher Bäkwïrä ïgzi’abïher በኲረ እግዚአብሔር Firstborn of the Lord
Bekure Heywet Bäkwïrä Hïywät በኲረ ሕይወት Firstborn of Life
Bekure Iyesus Bäkwïrä Iyyäsus በኲረ ኢየሱስ Firstborn of Jesus
Bekure Kidan Bäkwïrä Kidan በኲረ ኪዳን Firstborn of the covenant
Bekure Kristos Bäkwïrä Krïstos በኲረ ክርስቶስ Firstborn of Christ
Bekure Medhen Bäkwïrä Mädhïn በኲረ መድኅን Firstborn of the Savior
Bekure Maryam Bäkwïrä Maryam በኲረ ማርያም Firstborn of Mary
Bekure Meskel Bäkwïrä Mäsk’äl በኲረ መስቀል Firstborn of the Cross
Bekure Kal Bäkwïrä K’al በኲረ ቃል Firstborn of the Word
Bekure Sadek Bäkwïrä S’adïk’ በኲረ ጻድቅ Firstborn of the Righteous
Bekure Selam Bäkwïrä Sälam በኲረ ሰላም Firstborn of peace
Bekure Semayat Bäkwïrä Sämayat በኲረ ሰማያት Firstborn of the heavens
Bekure Senbet Bäkwïrä Sänbät በኲረ ሰንበት Firstborn of  the Sabbath
Bekure Selase Bäkwïrä Sïllase በኲረ ሥላሴ Firstborn of the Trinity
Bekure Seyon Bäkurä S’ïyon በኲረ ጽዮን Firstborn of Zion
Bekure Weld Bäkwïrä Wäld በኲረ ወልድ Firstborn of the Son
Belachew Bälaččäw በላቸው Hit them!
Belay Bälay በላይ Up there, on top of
Belaye     On Top
Belayhun BälayHun በላይ ሁን  
Belay Meta Bälay Mïta በላይ ምታ Hit on the top!
Belayneh BälayNäh በላይ ነህ You Are On Top, you are up there
Belay Yemtu BälayYïmt’u በላይ ይምጡ May they come along the higher (one)!
Belege Bällägä በለገ He became verdant
Belehu Bällïhu በልሁ By his obstinacy
Belendia     Say It Out Loud. Do It Right
Beles Bäläs በለስ Fig
Belete Bällät’ä በለጠ He surpassed, he excelled
Belew Bäläw በለው Hit him!
Belgneh Bälgnäh በልግነህ You are “bälg” (short rain period)
Bemnat Bä’ïmnät በእምነት  
Beneberu Bänäbbäru በነበሩ  
Beniemer Bäni’ämer በኒአምር  
Benti Bänti በንቲ (Oromigna)
Benyam /
Beneyam /
Biniyam
Bïneyam ብንያም Benjamin, Son Of My Right Hand
(Biblical)
Beneyamin Bïneyamin ብንያሚን  
Bereda Bäräda በረዳ  
Berhan Bïrhan ብርሃን Light
Berhane Bïrhané ብርሃኔ  
Berhane Bïrhanä ብርሀነ
ብርሃነ
Light of, glow of
Berhane Ab Bïrhanä Ab ብርሃነ አብ Light of the Father
Berhane Alem Bïrhanä Aläm ብርሃነ አለም Light of the world
Berhane Amlak Bïrhanä Amlak ብርሃነ አምላክ Light of the God
Berhane Igziabeher Bïrhanä ïgzi’abïher ብርሃነ እግዚአብሔር Light of the Lord
Berhane Heywet Bïrhanä Hïywät ብርሃነ ሕይወት Light of life
Berhane Iyesus Bïrhanä Iyyäsus ብርሃነ ኢየሱስ Light of Jesus
Berhane Kidan Bïrhanä Kidan ብርሃነ ኪዳን Light of the covenant
Berhane Kristos Bïrhanä Krïstos ብርሃነ ክርስቶስ Light of Christ
Berhane Medhen Bïrhanä Mädhïn ብርሃነ መድኅን Light of the Savior
Berhane Maryam Bïrhanä Maryam ብርሃነ ማርያም Light of Mary
Berhane Meskel Bïrhanä Mäsk’äl ብርሃነ መስቀል Light of the Cross
Berhane Kal Bïrhanä K’al ብርሃነ ቃል Light of the Word
Berhane Sadek Bïrhanä S’adïk’ ብርሃነ ጻድቅ Light of the Righteous
Berhane TSehay Bïrhanä  Ts’ähay ብርሃነ ፀሐይ Light of the sun
Berhane Selam Bïrhanä Sälam ብርሃነ ሰላም Light of peace
Berhane Senbet Bïrhanä Sänbät ብርሃነ ሰንበት Light of  the Sabbath
Berhane Selase Bïrhanä Sïllase ብርሃነ ሥላሴ Light of the Trinity
Berhane Seyon Bïrhanä S’ïyon ብርሃነ ጽዮን Light of Zion
Berhane Tensae Bïrhanä Tïnsa’e ብርሃነ ትንሣኤ Light of the resurrection
Berhane Weld Bïrhanä Wäld ብርሃነ ወልድ Light of the Son
Berhane Wengel Bïrhanä Wängel ብርሃነ ወንጌል Light of the Gospel
Berehanu /
Berhanu
Bïrhanu ብርሃኑ His Light
Berhan Segen BïrhanSägän ብርሃነሰገን The light bowed
Berehe Bärehé በርሄ  
Berehet Bärähät በረኸት  
Berihun Bärihun በሪሁን  
Bereket Bäräk̃ät በረከት Blessings
Berekteab Bäräktäab በረከተአብ  
Beregahelegn Bäräggahelleñ በረጋህልኝ  
Berezat Bïrezat ብርዛፍ  
Berk Bïrk’ ብርቅ  
Berke Bïrk’é ብርቄ  
Berka Bärka በርካ  
Berkneh Bïrk’Näh ብርቅነህ You are precious, you are rare
Berku Berk’u    
Bernabas Bärnabas በርናባስ  
Berta Bärta በርታ Be strong!
BerYihun /
Berihun
BärrYïhun በር ይሁን May he be a gate!
Beru /
Biru
Bïrru ብሩ The silver, the money
Beruh /
Biruh
Bïrruh ብሩህ Bright
BeruhAlem Bïrruh’aläm ብሩህአለም Bright world
Beruk Bïruk ብሩክ  
Beruke Bïruké ብሩኬ  
Bekure Bäkurä በኩረ  
BesHa Bäs’Ha በጽሃ  
Beshah Bäšah በሻህ  
BesHasenay Bäs’hasänay በጽሃሰናይ  
Besher Bäšer በሽር  
Beshewa Bäïäwa በሸዋ In Shewa (region of Ethiopia)
Besrat Bïsrat ብስራት
ብሥራት
A good news
Besrate Besratä ብስራተ
ብሥራተ
 
Besu /
Bisu
Bïs’u’ ብጹዕ His Holyness
Besufekad /
Besu F’kad
BässuFäk’ad በሱ ፈቃድ By His Permission
Bete Bétä ቤተ House of
Bete Ab Bétä Ab ቤተ አብ House of the Father
Bete Amlak Bétä Amlak ቤተ አምላክ House of the God
Bete berhan Bétä Brïhan ቤተ ብርሃን House of the light
Bete Dengel Bétä Dïngïl ቤተ ድንግል House of the Virgin
Bete Igziabeher Bétä ïgzi’abïher ቤተ እግዚአብሔር House of the Lord
Bete Israel Bétä ïsra’el ቤተ እስራኤል House of Israel
Bete Iyesus Bétä Iyyäsus ቤተ ኢየሱስ House of Jesus
Bete Kidan Bétä Kidan ቤተ ኪዳን House of the covenant
Bete Kristos Bétä Krïstos ቤተ ክርስቶስ House of Christ
Bete Medhen Bétä Mädhïn ቤተ መድኅን House of the Savior
Bete Maryam Bétä Maryam ቤተ ማርያም House of Mary
Bete Meskel Bétä Mäsk’äl ቤተ መስቀል House of the Cross
Bete Kal Bétä K’al ቤተ ቃል House of the Word
Bete Sadek Bétä S’adïk’ ቤተ ጻድቅ House of the Righteous
Beteseb Betäsäb ቤተሰብ A family
Bete Selam Bétä Sälam ቤተ ሰላም House of peace
Bete Semayat Bétä Sämayat ቤተ ሰማያት House of the heavens
Bete Senbet Bétä Sänbät ቤተ ሰንበት House of  the Sabbath
Bete Selase Bétä Sïllase ቤተ ሥላሴ House of the Trinity
Bete Seyon Bétä S’ïyon ቤተ ጽዮን House of Zion
Bete Weld Bétä Wäld ቤተ ወልድ House of the Son
Beter Bättïr በትር A stick
Betre Bäträ በትረ A stick, a rod (staff) (Variation of Beter)
Betre Aaron Bäträ Aaron በትረ አሮን Rod of Aaron
Betre Giyorgis Bäträ giyorgis በትረ ጊዮርጊስ Rod of George
Betre Hayl Bäträ hayl በትረ ኀይል Rod of power
Betre Maryam Bäträ Maryam በትረማርያም Rod of Mary
Betre Muse Bäträ Muse በትረሙሴ Rod of Moses
Betre Selase Bäträ slase በትረ ስላሴ Rod of the Trinity
Betre Wengel Bäträ wängel በትረ ወንጌል Rod of the Gospel
Betre Werk Bäträ wärk በትረ ወርቅ Rod of gold
Betru Bätru በትሩ  
Betruazazu Bätruazazu በትእዛዙ  
Bewketu Bä’ïwk’ätu በእውቀቱ  
Betul Beṭul ብጡል  
Beyan Bäyyan በያን  
Beyen Bäyyen በይን Decide! Resolve! Decree!
Beyene Bäyyänä በየነ He decreed, he resolved
Beza Béza ቤዛ Redemption  
Bezabeh Bäzzabbeh በዛብህ  
Bezachew Bezačäw ቤዛቸው  
Bezaneh Bezanäh ቤዛነህ You are a ransom
Bezawerk Bäzzawärk’ በዛወርቅ Gold has increased
Bezawi Bezawi ቤዛዊ Redeemer, rescuer
Bezu Bäzzu በዙ  
Bezu Bïzu ብዙ  
Bezuneh BïzuNäh ብዙ ነህ You are numerous, you are abundant
BezuAlem Bïzu’aläm ብዙዓለም Abundant World
Bezusew Bïzusäw ብዙሰው Abundant people, many people
Bezuayehu /
Bzuayehu
Bïzu’ayähu ብዙአየሁ I saw many things
Bezuwerk Bïzuwärk’ ብዙወርቅ Many pieces of gold
Bibi     Nick name (Tigrigna)
Bihon Bihon ቢሆን If he happens, if it is
Bihonegn Bihonäññ ቢሆነኝ  
Bikila Bik’ila ቢቂላ  
Bilelegn Bilïllïññ ቢልልኝ If he (God) says it to me
Bimer Bimïr ቢምር If he (God) forgives
Bimerew Bimïräw ቢምረው If he (God) forgives him
Biratu Birrattu ቢራቱ  
Bireda Biräda ቢረዳ  
Birega Biräga ቢረጋ  
Birekes Biräkïs ቢረክስ If he (it) becomes cheap
Biresa Biräsa ቢረሳ  
Biresaw Biräsaw ቢረሳው If he forgets him
Birmeji Birmäji ቢርመጂ  
Bisetegn Bisät’äññ ቢሰጠኝ If he gives me
Bisewer Bisäwr ቢሰውር  
Bishah Bišah ቢሻህ If you wish, if you choose, if you feel like it
Bishagn Bišaññ ቢሻኝ If I wish, if I choose, if I feel like it
Bishaw Bišaw ቢሽው If he (God)wills it, if he chooses
Bitew Bitäw ቢተው If he leaves, if he abandons
Bitewelegn Bitäwïlleññ ቢተውልኝ If he leaves for me
Bitweded Bitwäddäd ቢትወደድ  
Biweta Biwät’a ቢወጣ If he goes out, if he grows up, if he succeeds
Biyadgelegn Biyadgïlleññ ቢያድግልኝ If he grows up for me, if he rises in status for me
Bogale Boggalä ቦጋለ He flared
Boge Boge ቦጌ  
Bona     (Oromigna)
Bonga Bonga ቦንጋ  
Borga Borga ቦርጋ  
Borge Borge ቦርጌ  
Boru     (Oromigna)
Bulcha Bulča ቡልቻ  
Bullo     (Oromigna)
Bulti Bulti ቡልቲ  
Bulto Bulto ቡልቶ  
Burka Burk’a ቡርቃ  
Buruk /
Brook /
Bruch
Buruk ቡሩክ Blessed
Burser Bursär ቡሰር  
Buseyer Buséyyer ቡሴይር  
Buseyri Busäyri ቡሰይሪ  
Bushera Bušera ቡሽራ  
BwaYalew Bwa-Yaläw ቧያለው  

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