Name Meaning Dictionary

One of the things that all people and places have in common is (NAMES). This Joomla component allows you to search for a name, origin and meaning.

Because Names last a lifetime!

This Name Meaning Component, has over 4100 girls and boys names and meanings in the database, from 47 different origins (American, Arabic, French, Dutch, Greek, Hebrew, Irish, Italian, ...).

It has a back-end interface that makes it very easy to add new names and to edit existing ones.


  1. Over 4100 Names and Meanings from 48 different origins;
  2. Better admin interface to add and manage names and origins;
  3. Thumbs Up and Down voting system;
  4. Search for a name starting with, ending with, containing the search word;
  5. Additional info;
  6. Will be able to sort items for:
    • Most voted;
    • Better voted;
    • Most hits;
    • Least hits;
    • More popular (As people add to their list the name will become more popular)
    • Least popular;
  7. Now you can enter an Unisex name;
  8. Import names from a CSV;
  9. Totally rewritten for Joomla!™ 3, assuring a higher compatibility and best coding practices;


Modules included in the package:

  • Name Search: Displays a search form with a few options;
  • Gender: The user can choose whether to show boys or girl names;
  • Alpha Index: Displays an A through Z links

Demonstration Page

Please visit the demonstration page:


Back-end (Username: demo Password: demo)

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