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Ancient baby names and what they mean, for ancient.

These girl names were at the top of their popularity during 1980-1989 (usage of 0.195%) and are almost as popular today (usage 0.123%, 36.8%), but with names such as Tara becoming less trendy. The trendier girl names in this compilation are Brittany (#456), Livia (#666), Valentina (#112), Victoria (#19) and Vivian (#98), with Vivian having a rekindling in popularity. Diani (top 64%) and Kella (86%) are conventional last names.

Here is the list of Ancient names for boys.

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Page 1/4 of 68 Ancient names.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Ancient names: Adela, Brianda, Brittany, Candace, Denise, Diana

Adela 1 .. .. Adèle, an ancient name popular .. Popular, and Adela, Adelle, etc. are comparable to common last name Adel (upper 29%), which also starts with Ade-. [Adalia, Adalie, Adelita, Adella, Adellah, .. 5 more]

Aeron 2 .. .. name of the ancient Celtic goddess .. Cross-gender use. Aeron is a unique women's name.

Amethyst 3 .. According to ancient Greek superstition, an .. Amethystta, Amethystte and Amthyst are kreatif forms. [Amathyst, Amatista, .. 2 more]

Anatolia 4 .. .. Turkey, where the ancient city of .. Outside Top 1000. [Anatola, .. 1 more]

Aoife 5 .. .. warrior princess in ancient Irish legend .. Aoife and Aoibhe are not often used as children's names. [Aoibhe]

Arena 6 .. .. in the arenas of ancient Rome. Not in Top 1000. See also Trena.

Arlette 7 Ancient name of uncertain origin. Probably .. Not that popular as a girls' name nowadays, but Arlette is still recorded frequently as a feminine first name. [Arlet, Arleta, Arleth, .. 1 more]

Attilia 8 .. .. form of an ancient Roman family .. Also a boys' name. Attilia is rare as a baby name.

Brianda 9 .. .. During the ancient religious wars of .. Brianda and Briand are uncommonly used feminine names, and Briand exists regularly (upper 20%) as a surname. [Briand]

Brittany 10 .. .. name of an ancient duchy (Bretagne) .. Prominent, with the androgynous -ny ending for Brittany, Brittainy, etc., like Briny. [Bibi, Bretny, Brett, Brette, Britany, Britanny, Briteny, Britianee, Britiney, Britt, .. 73 more]

Candace 11 .. .. An ancient hereditary title used by .. Caddy, Canda, Candaice, Candas and Candase are more rarefied as variations of Candace. [Canda, Candas, Candase, Candee, Candelle, Candice, Candis, Dace, Dacee, Dacey, .. 19 more]

Ciana 12 .. .. Gaelic name Ciannait, meaning "ancient, enduring". Kiana is common as a variant form of Ciana. [Cianna, Kiana]

Cilla 13 .. Derivative of Latin word. "Ancient." Cilla is not in the Top 1000. See also Willa. Pet form of Priscilla, associated with ..

Cithara 14 Ancient musical instrument resembling both the .. Not in popularity charts. [Citara, Kitara, Kithara]

Corinthia 15 .. From Corinth, an ancient Greek city .. Not Top 1000 names. [Korinthia]

Cybele 16 .. An ancient Phrygian nature goddess worshipped .. Cybele, Cybel and Cybille are rare as children's names. [Cybel, .. 1 more]

Denise 17 .. .. There is an ancient Latin form .. Denny (upper 1%), Dennie (11%), Denise (17%), Denys (40%) and Deni (44%) appear commonly as last names. [Deneigh, Deney, Denize, Dinnie, .. 18 more]

Diana 18 .. Diana was an ancient Roman goddess .. Diana, Deandra, Dede, Dena, Diann and Dyan are common as variations. [Danne, Dayann, Dayanna, Dayanne, Dede, Dee, Deanna, Diahna, Dianna, Dyann, .. 24 more]

Eilat 19 .. .. named after an ancient city sometimes .. Rather uncommon as a children's name. See also Elata.

Electra 20 .. .. though ther are ancient Greek puns .. Not in Top 1000. [Alectra, .. 5 more]

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Summary of Ancient names (and variants) for girls.

Adela - Electra
Adela [Adella, Adelle, Edelle, Adellah, ..], Aeron, Amethyst [Amathyst, Amatista, Amethist, Amethiste], Anatolia [Anatola, Anatolya], Aoife [Aoibhe], Arena, Arlette [Arlet, Arleta, Arleth, Arletta], Attilia, Brianda [Briand], Brittany [Bryttany, Bryttine, Bryttnee, Bryttney, ..], Candace [Kandy, Kandice, Kandiss, Kanticia, ..], Ciana [Kiana, Cianna], Cilla, Cithara [Citara, Kitara, Kithara], Corinthia [Korinthia], Cybele [Cybel, Cybille], Denise [Dinny, Denys, Dinnie, Denyse, ..], Diana [Dyane, Dyann, Dyanna, Dyanne, ..], Eilat, Electra [Ilectra, Elettra, Ellektra, Ellectra, ..]

Eleri - Livia
Eleri [Teleri], Ersilia [Ersila, Erzilia, Hersila, Hersilia], Etain [Eadan, Eadaoin], Eurfron [Eurfyn], Gail [Gayll, Gaylla, Gaylle, Gayline, ..], Grainne [Granya, Grania, Grainne, Grainnia], Halcyone [Halcyon, Halcyona], Haldana [Haldane, Haldanna], Iliana [Illia, Illiana, Illianna, Illionya, ..], Isadora [Isidora, Ysadora], Isaura [Isa, Aura, Isaure], Isis, Jaffa [Jafit, Joppa], Kandace [Kandy, Kandis, Kandiss, Kandyce, ..], Keena [Keana, Keeana], Kelly [Kellye, Kellina, Kellyann, Kellyanne, ..], Kiana [Kioni, Kionna, Quiana, Quianna, ..], Lavinia [Luvina, Vinnie, Luvenia, Luvinia, ..], Licia [Lisia, Lesia, Leecia, Leesha], Livia [Livy, Livvy, Livya, Lyvia]

Lynette - Tara
Lynette [Lynett, Lynnet, Lynetta, Lynnette, ..], Malvina [Melva, Melvie, Melvina, Melvine, ..], Meadhbh, Melissa [Milly, Missy, Missie, Molissa, ..], Nubia, Odele [Udele, Odelle, Udelia, Udilia, ..], Olinda [Olynda], Olympia [Olypme, Olympie, Olimpiada, Olimpiana, ..], Paradisa, Parthenia [Pathina, Pathinia, Parthenie, Parthinia, ..], Phaedra [Phedre, Phedra, Phaedre, Phaidra, ..], Priscilla [Prissy, Prissie, Prisilla, Prysilla, ..], Salamanca, Samara [Semara, Sammara], Samaria [Samarie], Sevilla, Shannon [Shanon, Shannen, Shannyn, Shannin, ..], Sibyl [Sybil, Sybill, Sybilla, Sybille, ..], Sylvia [Sylwia, Zilvia, Zylvia, Sylvonna, ..], Tara [Tarra, Tarrah, Taralyn, Taralynn]

Thais - Wanda
Thais [Tais, Taisa, Taisse, Thaisa], Trista [Trysta, Tristyn, Trystan, Trystin, ..], Tulia [Tula, Tulla, Tulya, Tullia, ..], Valentina [Vally, Valyn, Vallie, Velora, ..], Victoria [Viqui, Vitoria, Viktorka, Vittoria, ..], Virginia [Virgy, Virgine, Virginie, Virginnia, ..], Vivian [Vyvyan, Vyvyana, Vivyanne, Vyvyanne, ..], Wanda [Wendy, Wonda, Wonnda, Wohnda, ..]