Maiga

Gender: Feminine

Origin: Latvian

Meaning: “tender; mild; gentle; soft; balm.”

(MY-gah)

The name is derived from the Latvian, maigs meaning “tender; mild; gentle.”

It could also mean, “balm.”

The designated name-day is June 25

Sources

  1. http://dictionary.site.lv/
  2. http://www.behindthename.com/namedays/lists/6.php
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Vieno, Viena

Origin: Finnish
Meaning: “calm; delicate; soft; gentle.”
(VEE:eh-no; VEE:eh-nah)

The names are derived from the Finnish word, vieno, meaning, “calm; delicate; gentle; soft; mild.”

Vieno was, and still is, a masculine name, but since the 1920s, has also been used as a female name in Finland. Viena is strictly feminine.

Other feminine forms include: Viekka, Viekki & Viekko.

The designated name-day is June 15.

Sources

  1. http://www.nordicnames.de/wiki/Vieno
  2. http://www.behindthename.com/name/vieno
  3. http://fi.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vieno