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5 Affection names and what they mean, for affection for baby girls, listing 1-5. Jewel and Love are commonly used names, while Agapi, Morna and Rui are rare in comparison.

Agapi .. "Love, affection."
[Agape, Agappe]

Jewel .. The given name may derive from its use as a term of affection as well as the 19th century vogue for jewel names like Beryl and Ruby ..
[Jewelene, Jewelisa, Jewell, Jewella, Jewelle, .. 2 more]

Love .. "Love, affection." ..
[Loveday, Lovella, Lovey]

Morna .. "Affection." ..

Rui .. "Affection."

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Affection names: Jewel

Featured categories: admiration, attention, caritas, character, charity, devotion, flame, heart, interest, love, sense, virtue, warmth.

Clelia .. She was returned, but out of admiration, the Estrucans released her along with other hostages ..

Provence Place name: a beautiful area in southwestern France, given attention in the 1990s by Peter Mayle's books.

Bentley .. "Meadow of bent grass." ..
[Bentlea, Bentlee, Bentleigh, Bently]

Carita .. From the Latin word "caritas" meaning "charity, love" ..
[Caritta, Karita]

Adela .. The name died out in England in the later Middle Ages, and was revived in the 19th century, being the name of a character in Johann Strauss's opera "Die Fledermaus" .. It was also made popular in the 1930s as the name of a character in the novels of Dornford Yates ..
[Adalia, Adalie, Adele, Adelia, Adelita, .. 5 more]

Carita .. From the Latin word "caritas" meaning "charity, love" ..
[Caritta, Karita]

Blanche .. Blanche DuBois is a character in Tennessee William's "A Streetcar Named Desire".
[Bellanca, Bianca, Blanca, Blanch, Blanka, .. 2 more]

Chantal .. It was originally given in honor of Saint Jeanne-Françoise de Chantal (17th-century), a woman of great piety who adopted a strict religious life and founded an order of nuns, the Vistandines, devoted at first to charity and later to teaching and devotion to Jesus ..
[Chandal, Chanta, Chantaal, Chantae, Chantael, .. 68 more]

Atsuko .. "Child of profound emotions."

Atsuko .. "Child of profound emotions."

Asteria .. Greek mythology: Asteria was a woman whom Zeus took a fancy to ..

Caprice .. From Italian "capriccio" which originally referred to a feeling of horror causing the hair to stand on end (in Italian "capo riccio", meaning "hedgehog head") ..
[Capreece, Capri, Capriana, Capricia, Caprise]

Fiammetta .. The word "fiamma" means "flame": it may refer to the flames of the Holy Spirit that descended on the apostles on the day Christians commemorate as Pentecost.

Eiddwen .. "Pure fondness." ..

Aspen .. Tree name: a type of poplar familiar in the West, with delicate, heart-shaped leaves that quiver in the lightest breeze, hence its nickname, the "quaking" or "trembling" aspen ..


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