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Transliteration Pronunciation Amharic Meaning
Eddel Ïddel እድል Luck, destiny
Eden /
Aden
Édän ኤደን Promise, the place of pleasure, the garden
Edna     Renewal
Ehete Ïhïtä እህተ My sister
Eheteabezahu Ïhetïa bäzahu እህትአበዛሁ  
Ehetegebriel Ïhetäg Gäbrï’el እህተ ገብርኤል Sister of Gabriel
Ehete geyorges Ïhetä geyorges እህተ ጊዮርጊስ Sister of George
Ehete Krestos Ïhïtä Krïstos እህተ ክርስቶስ Sister of Christ
Ehetemelak Ïhetämälak እህተ መላክ Sister of the angel
Ehetemikael Ïhetämika’el እህተ ሚካኤል Sister of Michael
Ehetemaryam Ïhetämaryam እህተ ማርያም Sister of Mary
EhetePetros ÏhetägP’et’ros እህተ ጴጥሮስ Sister of Peter
Eheteselase Ïhetäselase እህተ ሥላሴ Sister of the Trinity
Ehetetehun /
Ehthun
Ïhetïtïhun እህትትሁን Let her be a sister
Ejeta Ïjjäta እጀታ A handle
Ejegayehu Ïjjegayyähu እጅጋአየሁ I saw much
Elene /
Elleni /
Eleni
Ïlléni እሌኒ Light. Biblical: Helen
Elelta Ïlïlta እልልታ Ululation
Elete werk Ïlätä Wärk’ እለተ ወርቅ  A day of gold, a golden day
Elfnesh ÏlfNäš እልፍነሽ You are as many as a thousand people
Elf Yekendu Ïlf yïkändu እልፍ ይከንዱ  May they measure thousand cubits!
Elidar Élidar ኤልዳር  
Elsa Élsa ኤልሳ
ኤልሣ
 
Elsabet Élsabét ኤልሳቤጥ
ኤልሣቤጥ
 
Elshaday Elshaday ኤልሻዳይ Almighty God, in Him we trust
Elsi Élsi ኤልሲ  
Emawaysh Ïmmawaysh እማዋይሽ  
Emdeyu Ïmdeyu እምዩ  
Emebet Ïmmäbet እመቤት Lady of the house
Emerta Ïmärta እመርታ First step towards something big, a clue to something good. Potential, improvement.
Emewedesh Ïmmewäddeš እምወድሽ  
Emnet Ïmnät እምነት Believe, faith
Enanu Ïnnannu እናኑ nick name; loved
Enanni Ïnnanni እናኒ Nick name; loved
Ennat Ïnnat እናት A mother
EnnatAlem Ïnnat’aläm እናትዓለም Mother of the world
Ennatenesh Ïnnateneš እናቴነሽ You are a mother
Endalsh Ïndalš እንዳልሽ  
Endanchi Ïndanči እንዳንቺ Like you, according to you
Endod Ïndod እንዶድ Type of medicine
Eneyat Ïnneyat እንያት  
Eneyesh Ïnneyeš እንይሽ  
Engedaget Ïngedaget’ እንግዳጌጥ  
Engedawerk Ïngedawärk’ እንግዳወርቅ Golden guest
Engedazer Ïngedazär እንግዳዘር  
Enguday Ïnguday እንጉዳይ A mushroom
EnkenYelesh ÏnkänYälläš እንከን የለሽ  
Enku Ïnk’u እንቁ
እንቍ
Pearl, a precious stone, a piece of jewelry
Enkutatash Ïn’ut’at’aš እንቁጣጣሽ New Year’s celebration
Enkwayesh Ïnkwayäš እንኳየሽ  
Enjori Ïnjorri እንጆሪ Elderberry
Ergeb Ïrgïb እርግብ A pigeon, a turtle dove
Ergenesh Ïrgïnäš እርግነሽ  
Erkabesh werk Ïrkabeš wärk’ እርካብሽ ወርቅ Gold is your stirrup
Erknesh Ïrk’näš እርቅነሽ You are a conciliation
Eschetu     Brave warrior
Ese berhan Ïs’ä bïrhan ዕፀ ብርሃን Plant of light
Ese genet Ïs’ä gänät እጸ ገነት
ዕፀ ገነት
Plant of paradise
Ese heywet Ïs’ä hïywät ዕፀ ሕይወት Plant of life
Ese werk Ïs’ä wärk’ ዕፀ ወርቅ Plant of gold
Esete Ïssétä እሴተ  
Esetemaryam Ïssétämaryam እሴተማርያም  
Esetemedehn Ïssétämädähn እሴተመድህን  
Eseteseyen Ïssétäseyän እሴተጽዮን  
Eshetenesh Ïšäténeš እሸቴነሽ  
Eshetwa Ïšätwa እሸቷ  
Eskedare /
Eskeder
Ïskädar እስከዳር To the far end, far away
Esrael Ïsra’él እስራኤል Israel. God perseveres
Estedar Ïstädar እስተዳር  
Esub Ïs’ub እጹብ  
Esubwerk Ïs’ubwärk’ እጹብወርቅ  
Esyete      
Etaferahu Ïtafärrahu እታፈራሁ  I fructified a sister
Etaferahu Ïtafïrrahu እታፍራሁ  
Etagegn Ïtagäññ እታገኝ  
Etagegnehu Ïtagäññähu እታገኘሁ I found sister, I got a sister
Etalemahu Ïtalämmahu እታለማሁ I cultivated a sister
Etalem Ïtaläm እታለም Sister of the world
Etales Ïtaläs እታለም  
Etef Ït’ef እጥፍ Double
Etefnesh Ït’efnäš እጥፍነሽ You are double
Etefwerk Ït’efwärk’ እጥፍወርቅ Double gold
Etefuwa     She is a million
Etenat Ïténat እቴናት  
Etenesh /
Ehetenesh
ÏtéNäš
ÏhïtéNäš
እቴነሽ
እህቴነሽ
You are my sister
Etetu Ïtétu እቴቱ  
Etsgenet     From heaven, of heaven
Ewnet Ewnät እውነት Truly, true, truth
Eyayu Ïyayu እያዩ  
Eyesusawit Ïyäsusawit እየሱሳዊት  
Eyodora /
Iodora
    A small village on a hill in Harar

BOYS

Transliteration Pronunciation Amharic Meaning
Eba Ébba ኤባ  
Ebenezer     God has helped us till now
Ebissa      
Edegelegn Ïdägeleñ እደግልኝ  
Ede Krestos Ïdä Krïstos እደ ክርስቶስ Hand (arm) of Christ
Edel Ïddel እድል Luck, fortune
Edelu Ïddelu እድሉ  
Edget Ïdgät እድገት  
Edris Ïdris እድሪስ  
Eezkias
    Hezekiah, God is my strength
Efrem Éfrém ኤፍሬም  
Egwale Ïgwale እጓሌ  
Egwalesayen Ïgwaläs’äyän እጓለጽዮን  
Egzihariya Ïgzihariya እግዚሃሪያ  
Egziabeher Ïgzi’abïher እግዚአብሄር Lord of the world
Einku      
Ejigu Ejjïgu እጅጉ Grandiose. Much, very, exceedingly
Ekubay Ïk’ubay እቁባይ  
Ekube Ïk’ubä እቁበ  
Eleazar     God helped
Elesbaan      
Eleyas /
Elias
Éleyas ኤልያስ Elijah, the Lord is God
Elfneh ÏlfNäh እልፍነህ You are as many as a thousand people
Elidar Élidar ኤልዳር  
ElmNeh ÏlmNäh እልም ነህ  
El-Shamy      
Elshaday     Almighty God
Emanuel /
Amanuel
Ammanu’el ማኑኤል God is with us
Embaye Ïmbaye እምባዬ  
Embi Ale Ïmbi Alä እምቢ አለ He said no
Emea’elaf Ïmäa’elaf እመአእላፍ He is one in tens of thousands
Emnet Ïmnät እምነት Faith, belief
Emnetu Ïmnätu እምነቱ His truth
Emerta Ïmärta እመርታ First step towards something big, a clue to something good. Potential, improvement
Emmeru Ïmmeru እምሩ  
Emmeshaw Ïmmešaw እምሻው  
Endale Ïndalä እንዳለ As He (God) said
Endalkachew Ïndalkaččäw እንዳልካቸው As you told them
Endalewu Ïndaläwu እንዳለው  
Endashew Ïndaššäw እንዳ ወቁ As he wished
Endaweku Ïndawwäk’u እንዳ ወቁ As they knew
Endaylallu Ïndaylallu እንዳ ይላሉ  
Edemaryam Ïdämaryam እደማርያም  
Endereyas Ïndereyas እንድርያስ  
Enderis Ïnderis እንድሪስ  
Endeserachew Ïnda sïraččäw እንዳ ሥራቸው  According to their work
Endeshaw Ïndäšaw እንደሻው  
Engeda Ïngïda እንግዳ A guest, a visitor, a stranger
Engedaget Ïngïdaget’ እንግዳጌጥ  
Engedasew Ïngïdasäwu እንግዳሰው New person, new man
EngedaShet
Engeda Eshet
Ïngïdašät
Ïngïda ïšät
እንግዳሸት
እንግዳ እሸት
New ïšät (grain before it ripens)
Engeda-Yyehu
Engeda Ayehu
Ïngïda-Yyähu
Ïngïda Ayyähu
እንግዳየሁ
እንግዳ አየሁ
I saw a guest, I saw a new thing
Engedawerk Ïngïdawärk እንግዳወርቅ New gold
Engedazer Ïngïdazär እንግዳዘር New scion (offspring)
Eneyew Ïnneyäw እንየው  
Enku Ïnk’u እንቁ
እንቍ
Pearl, a precious stone, a piece of jewelry
EnkueBerhan Ïnk’wä Bïrhan እንቈ ብርሃን Precious stone of light
Enkue Krestos Ïnk’wä Krïstos እንቈ ክርስቶስ Precious stone of Christ
Enkueselase Ïnk’wäSïllase እንቈሥላሴ Precious stone of the Trinity
Enkwayehu Ïnkwayähu እንኳየሁ  
Ephram /
Ephrame /
Efrem
Éfrém ኤፍሬም Ephraim, fruitful
Erdaw Ïrdaw እርዳው  
Erget Ïrgät እርገት  
Ergete Ïrgät’é እርገጤ One who tramples or steps on
Ergetu Ïrgätu እርገቱ  
Erkneh Ïrk’näh እርቅነህ You are a conciliation
Erkyehun Ïrk’yïhun ዕርቅ ይሁን May he be a reconciliation or peace!
Ermeyas Érmeyas ኤርምያስ  
Ermias     Jeremiah, God will uplift
Esatu Ïsatu እሳቱ The fire
Eshet Ïšät እሸት Raw and new grain
Eshete Ïšäté እሸቴ My grain before it matures
Eshetu Ïšätu እሸቱ  
Eskedar Ïskädar እስከዳር Until the edge, until the border
Eskinder /
Iskinder
Ïskender እስክንድር Defender of mankind
Esmael /
Ismael
Ïsma’él እስማኤል God listens
Esrael /
Israel
Ïsra’él እስራኤል Israel. God perseveres
Esraelawi /
Israelawi
Ïsra’élawi እስራኤላዊ Israelite
Essayas /
Isaias
Issayas
Aisayas
ኢሳያስ Isaiah, God’s helper
Estedar Ïstädar እስተዳር  
Estifanos Ïst’ifanos እስጢፋኖስ  
Entenfase Krestos Ïstïnfasä Krïstos እስትንፋሰ
ክርስቶስ
Precious stone of Christ
Esub Ïs’ub እጹብ  
EssuBalew ÏssuBaläw እሱ ባለው By what He (God) said
Esuendale Ïssuendalä እሱእነዳለ  
Etef /
Etefu
Ïtef እጥፍ Double, twice
Etefwerk Ït’efwärq እጥፍወርቅ Double gold
Ewnet Ïwnät እውነት Truly, true, truth
Ewneta Ïwnäta እውነታ  
Ewnetu Ïwnätu እውነቱ  
Ewket Ïwk’ät እውቀት Knowledge
Ewketu Ïwk’ätu እውቀቱ  
Eyasu /
Iyasu
Iyasu /
Aiyasu
ኢያሱ Joshua, ruler of Ethiopia
Eyesuswerk Ïyäsuswärk’ እየሱስወርቅ  
Eyayu Ïyayu እያዩ  
Eyoel     God prevails
Eyob /
Iyob /
Eyoab
Iyob /
Aiyob
ኢዮብ Job, persecuted
Ezana     Ethiopian king
Ezera /
Ezra /
Esra
Ïzra እዝራ Ezra, the helper
Ezezugn Ïzäzuññ እዘዙ Order me!
Ezkeiel     Intellect

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