Halja

Gender: Feminine
Origin: Estonian
Meaning: “verdant.”
(HAHL-yah)

The name is derived from the Estonian adjective, haljas, meaning “verdant.” Other forms are Haldi and Haldja.

The designated name-day is April 27.

Sources

  1. http://aare.pri.ee/dictionary.html?meth=part&lang=ee&query=halja&switch=en
  2. http://www.behindthename.com/namedays/lists/est.php

Blerina

Gender: Feminine
Origin: Albanian
Meaning: “greenery; verdure.”
(bleh-REE-nah)

Derived from the Albanian word blerim describing a shade of green, roughly translating as “spring-green,” the adjective is used to describe the greenery of plants, grass and leaves.

The masculine form is Blerim (bleh-REEM).