Ancient Names for girls

Ancient names and what they mean, for ancient for women. Here is the list of Ancient names for boys. Usage of these girl names was at its peak in 1980-1989 and it is somewhat lower today, with names like Shannon, Kiana, Denise, Tara and Kelly falling out of fashion. The most trendy baby names in this list are Livia (#666), Valentina (#112), Vivian (#98), Victoria (#19) and Melissa (#224), with Vivian and Melissa having a rebound in usage.


Adela - Aoife

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Adela 1 .. Latinate form of Adele, which is from the French Adèle, an ancient name popular in medieval Europe because of the fame of a seventh-century saint, a daughter of the Frankish king Dagobert II .. Fairly scarce as a birth name nowadays, though found regularly as a first name among females of all ages in the US Census. The form Adell is prevalent as a version of the name. [Adalia, Adalie, Adelia, Adell, Adellah, .. 5 more]

Aeron 2 .. The name of the ancient Celtic goddess of battle and slaughter .. A name used for both sexes. A girls' name which is little-used.

Amethyst 3 .. According to ancient Greek superstition, an amethyst protected its owner against the effects of strong drink .. Not often used as a girls' name. [Amathyst, Amatista, Amethiste, .. 1 more]

Anatolia 4 .. A region of Turkey, where the ancient city of Troy, site of the legendary Trojan War, was. Anatolia is rarely occurring as a women's name. [Anatola, Anatolya]

Aoife 5 .. The name has also been associated with Esuvia, a Gaulish goddess, and was borne by several heroines in ancient Irish legend .. A birth name which is seldom used.

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Quick Index

Summary of all Ancient names (and their variants) for girls.

[Adela - Aoife]
Adela [10], Aeron, Amethyst [4], Anatolia [2], Aoife

[Arena - Corinthia]
Arena, Arlette [3], Attilia, Brianda [1], Brittany [83], Candace [29], Ciana [2], Cilla, Cithara [3], Corinthia [1]

[Cybele - Gail]
Cybele [2], Denise [22], Diana [34], Eilat, Electra [6], Eleri [1], Ersilia [5], Etain [2], Eurfron [1], Gail [18]

[Halcyone - Kelly]
Halcyone [2], Haldana [2], Iliana [10], Isadora [2], Isaura [3], Isis, Jaffa [2], Kandace [10], Keena [2], Kelly [11]

[Kiana - Odele]
Kiana [17], Lavinia [17], Licia [5], Livia [5], Lynette [10], Malvina [10], Meadhbh, Melissa [31], Nubia, Odele [11]

[Olinda - Sevilla]
Olinda [1], Olympia [6], Paradisa, Parthenia [6], Phaedra [7], Priscilla [19], Salamanca, Samara [2], Samaria [1], Sevilla

[Shannon - Virginia]
Shannon [12], Sibyl [22], Sylvia [23], Tara [5], Thais [4], Trista [9], Tulia [8], Valentina [27], Victoria [31], Virginia [37]

[Vivian - Wanda]
Vivian [25], Wanda [15]

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