35 first names from our favorite TV shows

35 first names from our favorite TV shows

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Your butt will soon point the tip of his nose, but you have not found the ideal name? Why not take inspiration from characters from your favorite series? Game Of thrones, Scandal, The Mentalist or Flash, discover our selection of 35 first names from successful TV series.

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Arya from Game Of Thrones

Arya from Game Of Thrones

Performed by Maisie Williams, Arya is one of the main characters in the Game of Thrones series. She is distinguished by her rebellious nature and her penchant for adventure.
The name Arya is derived from the ancient Indo-Aryan language and translates as "noble" or "honored".
Adventurous at heart, Arya is a very active person who is always on the lookout for new discoveries. She misses no opportunity to make new experiences and is always ready for new adventures.

Spencer of Criminal Minds

Spencer of Criminal Minds

Performed by Matthew Gray Gubler, Spencer Reid is an FBI agent and profiler in the "Criminal Minds" series. He is distinguished by his great intelligence and exceptional memory.

The name Spencer is a derivative of the English word "dispenser" originally designating a person providing provisions.
Slightly introverted, Spencer sometimes struggles to reach out to others. However, when he feels confident, he turns out to be a nice person, warm and particularly pleasant to live.

Temperance in Bones

Temperance in Bones

  • Embodied by Emily Deschanel in the "Bones" series, Temperance Brennan is a forensic anthropologist and successful writer.
    Temperance is timid and appears to be cold and distant. Once you know her better, she reveals a very endearing personality, distinguished by her great kindness and generosity.

Matt from Daredevil

Matt from Daredevil

Incarnated by Charlie Cox, Matt Murdock is the main character of the series "Daredevil". Blind, he fights for justice as a lawyer the day and becomes the superhero and vigilante Daredevil, the night.
The name Matt has its origins in Hebrew Mattatyahu which means "gift of God".
Behind a soft and calm appearance, Matt hides a courageous and persevering personality. In all areas of his life, this man is determined to achieve his goals.

Olivia from Scandal

Olivia from Scandal

Incarnated by Kerry Washington, Olivia Pope is the heroine of the American series "Scandal". An expert in public relations, Olivia is particularly renowned for her strong crisis management skills. She is also distinguished by her great determination and brilliant spirit.
The name Olivia has its origins in the Latin oliva which translates to "olive" or "fruit of the olive tree".
Leading woman, Olivia is an independent and voluntary person. Determined, she never lets herself be discouraged by the obstacles and gets involved body and soul to achieve her goals.

Patrick de Mentalist

Patrick de Mentalist

Fictional investigator and hero of the "Mentalist" series, Patrick Jane is played by Simon Baker.
Patrick is the English form of the old name Patricius which translates as "practitioner" in Latin.
With ambition to spare, Patrick gives himself every means to achieve his aspirations. Persevering and combative, he ignores obstacles and does not hesitate to redouble his efforts to face difficulties.

Kate from Castle

Kate from Castle

Kate Beckett is one of the main characters in the "Castle" series. It is performed by Stana Katic.
The first name Kate comes from the Greek katharos which translates as "pure".
Highly sensitive, Kate places a lot of importance on the happiness of others. She is committed to justice, and strives to fight against inequity and is always ready to help the most unfortunate.

Damon from Vampire Diairies

Damon from Vampire Diairies

Damon is one of the main characters in the "Vampire Diaries" series and is played by Ian Somerhalder.
The first name Damon comes from Greek Daman which means "to tame".
Bursting with vitality and passionate, Damon is an extrovert, hating routine. Hungry for adventures and discoveries, he loves taking risks and making new acquaintances.

Karen from Mistresses

Karen from Mistresses

Played by Yunjin Kim, Karen Kim is one of the main characters in the "Mistresses" series.
The first name Karen is a derivative of Carine, taken from the Latin carus which means "loved".
With an exceptional charm and a great presence, Karen is a woman who leaves no one indifferent. Full of vitality, she is also sociable and communicative.

Jackson from Gray's Anatomy

Jackson from Gray's Anatomy

Resident and then a plastic surgeon at Seattle Grace Hospital, Jackson's character is played by Jesse Williams in the "Gray's Anatomy" series.
Behind the name Jackson hides a man with a heart of gold, generous and kind to others. Selfless and selfless, he is always ready to help others without necessarily waiting for something in return.

Peggy in Agent Carter

Peggy in Agent Carter

Peggy is the main character in the "Agent Carter" series, starring Hayley Atwell.
Peggy is one of the diminutive forms of the first name Marguerite from Latin margarita meaning "purity".
Having energy to spare and extroverted, Peggy never goes unnoticed. With a great joie de vivre, she easily manages to create a relaxed atmosphere around her.

James from Gotham

James from Gotham

Performed by Ben McKenzie, James Gordon is one of the main characters in the "Gotham" series. He is one of the few honest policemen in this city.
The name James comes from Hebrew ya'acob which means "that God favors".
Sociable and smiling, the person named so easily wins the trust of others.

Clarke in The 100

Clarke in The 100

In the series "The 100", Clarke, played by Eliza Taylor-Cotter, is a brilliant teenager among the 100 prisoners sent to the surface of the Earth to find out if she has become habitable again.
The name Clarke is the English version of Clerc with its origins in Latin clericus designating the man who is destined to become a priest or the "secretary". With great human qualities, Clarke is particularly devoted to his people and does not hesitate to lend a hand in case of a problem.

Rachel in Glee

Rachel in Glee

Rachel Berry is one of the main characters in the "Glee" series. His role is interpreted by Lea Michele.
The first name Rachel comes from Hebrew Rachel which means the "sheep".
The person so named is appreciated for its inviting and sociable nature. With great generosity, she is very attentive and sensitive to the happiness of others.

Nick de Grimm

Nick de Grimm

In the "Grimm" series, Nick Burkhardt is a police inspector and one of the descendants of Grimm, a line of hunters. His role is interpreted by David Giuntoli.
Nick is a given name of Greek origin from the term niké which means "victory".
Particularly concerned about his image, Nick likes to take care of him and does everything to look elegant. Very attached to his family, he enjoys spending time with those he loves.

Joan of Elementary

Joan of Elementary

Incarnated by Lucy Liu, Joan Watson is a former surgeon converted into sober companion detective Sherlock Holmes in the series "Elementary".
The first name Joan is a variant of Johan from the Hebrew name Yehohanan translating as "God forgives".
Independent, Joan is very proud of his freedom and relies only on himself to achieve his goals. Attached to his, he gives all his possible to ensure their happiness.

Annalize of Murder

Annalize of Murder

In the "Murder" series, Annalize Keating is a renowned law professor and lawyer. His role is played by Viola Davis.
Annalise is a variant of Anne-Lise, a full name coming from the Hebrew first names hannah and Elisheba which mean respectively "grace" and "God is fullness".
Annalize is a very sensitive and emotional person who needs to feel loved to blossom.

Henry of Forever

Henry of Forever

Performed by Ioan Gruffudd, Henry Morgan is the main character in the "Forever" series. Immortal, every time he dies, he is reborn in the water. Helping Lieutenant Jo Martinez, he participated in police investigations.
The first name Henry comes from the German name Haimric. heim and ric meaning respectively "house" and "king".
The person named Henry is distinguished by his enthusiastic and sparkling nature. Bon vivant, he lives life to the fullest and enjoys every moment to have fun and have fun.

Emma from Once upon a time

Emma from Once upon a time

In the "Once upon a time" series, Emma Swan is the daughter of Snow White and Prince Charming. Her role is played by Jennifer Morrison.
Emma is a diminutive of the name Emmanuelle which means in Hebrew "God is with us".
Graceful and sweet, Emma is a very feminine and elegant person. She likes to show off and takes great care of her image. Far from being superficial, Emma is also distinguished by her intelligence, analytical skills and responsiveness, qualities that have earned her a strong appreciation in her workplace.

Ezra in Pretty Little Liars

Ezra in Pretty Little Liars

Ezra Fitz is one of the main characters in the series "Pretty Little Liars". His role is held by Ian Harding.
Of Hebrew origin, the name Ezra means "help".
He who is so named is distinguished by his great generosity. Ezra loves to reach out to those around her and is able to forget about the happiness of those dear to her.

Vincent of Beauty and the Beast

Vincent of Beauty and the Beast

Vincent is the former doctor and terrifying beast with superhuman strength and overdeveloped senses in the "Beauty and the Beast" series. His role is played by Jay Ryan.
The name Vincent has its origins in the Latin verb Vicere which translates as "defeat".
With a great appetite for life, Vincent is a dynamic and very active person. He never stays in place and is always looking for adventures. Vincent also stands out for his obstinacy and determination, pushing him to never give up his goals in the face of obstacles.

Abbie in Sleepy Hollow

Abbie in Sleepy Hollow

In the series "Sleepy Hollow", Abbie Mills, played by Nicole Beharie, helps solve the crimes and mysteries surrounding the headless rider.
Abbie is one of the diminutives of the name Abigael from Hebrew abigahel which means "my joy is in God".
A woman of character, Abbie stands out for her ambitious and courageous nature. She is ready to do anything to achieve her goals and perseveres despite the difficulties.

Sam from Supernatural

Sam from Supernatural

Sam Winchester is one of the main characters in the "Supernatural" series, whose role is played by Jared Padalecki.
Sam is a diminutive of the first name Samuel from Hebrew Shemuel which translates to "the name of God".
With a strong personality, the one called Sam exudes an impression of strength and great magnetism. This man knows what he wants and makes every effort to obtain it. Sam is also an honest person and especially loyal to those dear to him.

Emily from Revenge

Emily from Revenge

Performed by Emily VanCamp, Emily Thorne is one of the main characters in the "Revenge" series.
The first name Emily comes from the Latin aemulus resulting in "rival".
Optimistic, Emily stands out for her communicative joie de vivre. Sociable, she easily knits new friendships and is particularly appreciated for her friendly nature.

Barry from Flash

Barry from Flash

In the "Flash" series, Barry Allen is a young scientist working for the police. This superhero is distinguished by its ability to run at a superhuman speed. His role is held by Grant Gustin.
The first name Barry is from Irish Celtic bearach which means "the javelin" or "the spear".
Behind this name lies an idealistic person who wants to accomplish great things to make the world a better place.

Maura in Rizzoli and Isles

Maura in Rizzoli and Isles

In the "Rizzoli and Isles" series, Maura Isles is a forensic pathologist helping investigator Jane Rizzoli solve crimes. His role is held by Sasha Alexander.
Maura is a name of Hebrew origin, derived from Mary, translated as "the one who raises".
Dynamic, Maura puts energy and vitality in all its businesses. Feminine, it is distinguished by its elegance and natural charm.

Oliver on Arrow

Oliver on Arrow

In the "Arrow" series, Oliver Queen is a billionaire who acts as a vigilante in the city of Starling. His role is interpreted by Stephen Amell.
The name Oliver has its origins in Latin oliva which means "olive" or "fruit of the olive tree".
He who is so named is distinguished by his great sensitivity and altruism. Oliver is also an honest, responsible and dedicated man to his loved ones.

Zoe from Hart of Dixie

Zoe from Hart of Dixie

Performed by Rachel Bilson, Zoé Hart is the main character of the series "Hart of Dixie".
The name Zoé has its origin in Greek Zoe which means "life" or "existence".
She who is so named is distinguished by her great confidence in herself and by her audacious and passionate nature. Zoe is fully involved in everything she does and shows great determination to achieve her goals.

Mike de Brokenwood

Mike de Brokenwood

Mike Sheperd is the main character of the series "Brokenwood", whose role is played by Neill Rea.
Mike is the diminutive of the English name Michael, whose ancient form Mika'el translates as "who is like God" in Hebrew.
Whoever wears this name is distinguished by its optimistic nature and full of energy. With an iron will and determination, Mike uses all his potential to achieve his goals.

Elizabeth of The Blacklist

Elizabeth of The Blacklist

In the "The Blacklist" series, Elisabeth Keen is an FBI profiler. His role is interpreted by Megan Boone.
The first name Elisabeth comes from Hebrew Elisheba which means "God is fullness" or "God is promise".
Equipped with a great sense of responsibility, Elisabeth always carries out her duty with seriousness and rigor. Protector to his, she does not hesitate to bend over backwards to ensure their happiness.

Leroy from NCIS: Special Investigations

Leroy from NCIS: Special Investigations

Interpreted by Mark Harmon, Leroy Jethro Gibbs is the head of the NCIS team and the head of the criminal department in the "NCIS: Special Investigations" series.
Leroy is an English name that translates as "the king's glade".
The person born under this name is known for his great sociability and enthusiasm. Gifted in communication, Leroy easily arouses the sympathy of others and is appreciated for his great joy of living.

Penny from The Big Bang Theory

Penny from The Big Bang Theory

In the series "The Big Bang Theory", Penny, played by Kaley Cuoco, is the next-door neighbor of Leonard and Sheldon. She is distinguished by her extrovert nature and kindness.
The name Penny is a diminutive of Penelope designating in Greek a "weaver".
Sweet and charming, Penny is a person who easily inspires the sympathy of others. Exceptionally kind, Penny is particularly understanding and does not hesitate to listen attentively to those who need it.

Sandra in The Witnesses

Sandra in The Witnesses

Sandra Winckler is one of the main characters of the French series "The Witnesses". His role is interpreted by Marie Dompnier.
The name Sandra is a diminutive of the first name Alexandra. alexein and andros meaning respectively "protect" and "man", thus translating as "that which protects men".
Sandra is distinguished by her aversion to conflict. Pacific, she does everything to maintain a peaceful and quiet atmosphere around her. Sandra is also distinguished by her compassionate nature and great kindness.

Marvel Daisy: Shield Agents

Marvel Daisy: Shield Agents

In the television series, "Marvel: The Shield's Agents," Daisy is an excellent spy, agile and a very good shot. Her role is interpreted by Chloé Bennet.
In English, the name Daisy means daisy or wildflowers.
Generous, Daisy is a woman with a heart on her hand. She does not hesitate to make sacrifices and to give much of herself to make the happiness of those who are dear to her.

Klaus in The Originals

Klaus in The Originals

Incarnated by Joseph Morgan, Klaus is one of the main characters of the series "The Originals".
The name Klaus is a diminutive of Niklaus, German version of Nicolas from Greek Nikolaos which means "victory of the people".
Klaus is a person with a certain charisma and distinguished by his great dynamism.

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