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What does Pleiade mean?

Pleiade Pronunciation of Pleiade [pleiade] as a girls' name is of Greek origin. Astronomy name: Pléiade is the group of stars called the "Seven Sisters" and named after the seven sisters in Greek mythology, the daughters of Atlas and Pleione.

Affiliated girl name: Soraya.

Associated with: greek, mythology.


Creative forms:
(female) Pleido, Pleita, ..

(male) Pleita, Pleito, ..

Middle name pairings:
Pleiade Oaklee (P.O.), ..

How popular is Pleiade?

Pleiade is an uncommon given name for females and a rare last name too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with similar and related girl names. Soraya (#1230 in 2015) is the only popular related form of Pleiade (not ranked). This form of Pleiade was popular in 2011 (#1120) and is almost as popular today. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Soraya in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Pleiade and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Recommended names are Adelade, Glade, Heide, Meade, Peace, Peale, Pelage (see Pelagia), Pheabe, Piedad and Reade. These names tend to be more commonly used than Pleiade.

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