Baby names meaning peace
The defintion of peace is typically includes the negatives "not
war," "end of hostilities" & "lack of quarrels".
In a positive sense it means harmony and serenity. It may refer to
an idyllic state that rarely exists in human history.
Some synonyms for peace that can also used as names are Harmony,
Harmonia, Serenity, Serentia, Contenta, Tranquilla, Tranquillité,
Placido, Amistad, Pacifico.
From the Bible, Absalom means father of peace. There are various
spelling: Ahsalom, Avsalom, Avshalom. The olive tree branch and twig
are signs of peace in the Bible: Olivia, Olly, Ollie, Olliver are
derived from olive. Another symbol of peace is the dove: from the
Spanish we have Paloma.
Frederick was known as the peaceful ruler. There are also various
spellings: Freddi, Freddy, Frederika, Frederico, Fritzi.
Jeffrey means God's peace. Variants are Jef, Geoffrey, Godfrey, Godofredo,
Here are more examples of baby girl and baby boy names that mean
peace in different languages. Paz in Spanish, Pax from Latin. The
Hebrew salutation Shalom, which means peace, is used as a name. Variants
are Salome, Sol, Solly, Salomon. From Indian, Shanti is a well know
word that means peace (as in "Om, Shanti, Shanti, Shanti").
In Swedish & Danish, Fred means peace, in Dutch, Vrede. In German,
Friede. In Italian, Tranquillità.
Other ideas are to name a child after famous people of peace: Martin
Luther King, (Mahatma) Mohandas Gandi, Thich Nhat Hanh, & the
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