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182 Author baby names and what they mean, for author, writer, poet, novelist. These girl names were at the apex of their popularity during 1920-1929 (adoption of 38%) and have become significantly less conventional since (adoption 9%, down 76.3%), with names such as Colleen going out of style. The most trendy birth names here are Charlotte (#10), Nora (#49), Ivy (#146), Aurora (#116) and Lydia (#84). Here is the list of Author names for boys.


Abigail - Aurora | Barbara - Clelia | Cliona - Dodie | Dorinda - Freya | Gail - Jan | Jane - Luella | Lydia - Nora | Nuala - Sigrid | Simone - Zilpha | Zola - Zora


AbigailAbigail
.. advice columnist Abigail Van Buren. Abigaile is also a marginally prominent birth name. [Abagael, Abageal, Abagil, Abbegail, Abbie, Abbigai, Abbigale, Abbygael, Abegail, Abgail, .. 33 more]

AdelaAdela
.. writer Adela Rogers St John. Popular, and Adela, Adella are comparable to common last names Ahola (upper 24%), Areola (31%), which also end with -la. [Adalia, Adele, Adelita, Adella, Adellah, Edelle, .. 5 more]

Afra
.. first female professional writer in England .. Compare surnames Afram (upper 79%), Afoa (60%). [Affera, Affery, .. 2 more]

AgathaAgatha
.. Writer Agatha Christie. Somewhat popular as children's names, Aggie, Agatha, etc. are comparable to the popular Angie. [Aagje, Agace, Agacia, Agafia, Agafiya, Agatta, Agi, Agie, Agota, Agye, .. 15 more]

AgnesAgnes
.. writer Anaïs Nin; film director .. Agnes and variants became more popular in 2014, gaining on average +4 positions as birth names with Agnes leading the upswing. [Ag, Agna, Agnella, Agnelle, Agnessa, Agnethe, Agnola, Agye, Anis, Anissa, .. 65 more]

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Author names: Abigail, Adela, Agatha, Agnes, Alice

Alcina
.. Italian poet Ludovico Ariosto used the .. Alsina and variants are barely found as female names. [Alcee, Alcinia, Allcinia, Alsina, Alsyna, .. 5 more]

AliceAlice
.. writers Alice Walker, Alice Sebold; actresses .. Alice (upper 1%), Alicia (4%), Allison (5%), Alison (8%), Alyssa (10%), Elsa (11%), Alisha (12%), Alisa (14%), Allyson (18%), Allie (18%), Alyce (20%), Alissa (20%), Alyson (23%), Alecia (27%), Elissa (28%), Ellie (28%), Alysia (43%), Lissa (46%), Alica (53%), Ali (57%), Elke (61%), Alyse (61%), Alise (62%), Alla (65%), Alysa (84%) and Elli (99%) are prevalent female names. [Adelice, Adelisa, Ailie, Aleethia, Ali, Alicia, Alidee, Alika, Alikah, Alis, .. 92 more]

Aliki
Author Aliki. Aliaca and Aliri are kreatif forms. See also Alicia.

AltheaAlthea
.. 17th century by poet Richard Lovelace .. Althea, Altha, etc. became more popular in 2014, gaining on average +31 positions as baby names with Thea gaining the most. [Altha, Althaea, Althia, Elthea, .. 5 more]

AmandaAmanda
.. poets and playwrights brought this name .. Amanda and Mandy were Top birth names in 2014. [Amada, Amata, Mandaline, Mandee, Mandy, .. 10 more]

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Author names: Althea, Amanda, Amy, Anita, Anne

Aminta
.. by the Italian poet Torquato Tasso .. Minty (upper 53%) and Minta (67%) occur frequently as last names. [Amintah, Eminta, Minta, .. 2 more]

AmyAmy
.. poet Amy Lowell; evangelist Aimée .. Usage of Amy as a baby name has faded since the 1970s. [Aimee, Amada, Amia, Amiah, Amie, Amye, Esma, .. 15 more]

AnitaAnita
.. writers Anita Loos, Anita Brookner. Usage of Anita, Annitta, etc. as baby names in 2014 was 32.6% less than 2004. [Aneeta, Aneta, Nita, .. 9 more]

AnneAnne
.. writer Ayn Rand; diarist Anne Frank .. Nanette and variants peaked in popularity in the 1880s and are now less common, with Nettie falling out of fashion. [Aine, Anh, Ania, Anika, Anka, Ann, Annabella, Annelore, Annis, Annise, .. 86 more]

Anthea
.. English 17th century poets to symbolize .. Ann is in the Top 2000. [Ann, Annthea, Anthia, Antia, .. 5 more]

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Author names: Antonia, Arlene, Armida, Aurora

AntoniaAntonia
.. English writer Antonia Fraser. Antoniya and forms soared in popularity in the 1970s and have become less conventional, with Nettie becoming less stylish. [Anteunette, Anthonia, Antoinette, Antonella, Antonine, Netta, Onita, Teunisje, To, Toinette, .. 28 more]

Aphra
.. Writer Aphra Behn (17th century). Afra and variants are hardly found as female names. [Affera, .. 2 more]

ArleneArlene
.. actress and beauty columnist Arlene Dahl .. Arlene, Arlette, Lena and Lina are Top 2000 baby names. [Arla, Arlan, Arleana, Arleena, Arleene, Arletha, Arleyne, Arlie, Arlina, Arluene, .. 19 more]

ArmidaArmida
.. century by Italian poet Torquato Tasso .. A moderately offbeat baby name these days, though Armida is still found frequently as a first name for women. [Arminda]

AuroraAurora
.. by 19th century poets such as .. Aurora has become increasingly popular since the 1970s. [Aurea, Rory, Zora, .. 4 more]

Quick Reference

Index of all Author names [and variants] for girls.

1. Abigail - Aurora
Abigail [43], Adela [10], Afra [4], Agatha [25], Agnes [75], Alcina [10], Alice [102], Aliki, Althea [9], Amanda [15], Aminta [5], Amy [22], Anita [12], Anne [96], Anthea [9], Antonia [38], Aphra [3], Arlene [29], Armida [1], Aurora [7]

2. Barbara - Clelia
Barbara [53], Barrie [2], Beatrice [24], Bella [7], Belle [8], Belva [1], Benita [12], Beryl [7], Bobbie [3], Camilla [38], Candace [29], Carson [3], Charlotte [99], Chloris [4], Christina [117], Claire [61], Clarinda [1], Claudine [1], Clea [2], Clelia [1]

3. Cliona - Dodie
Cliona [3], Clodagh, Clorinda [2], Colette [12], Colleen [19], Consuelo [6], Cora [58], Corey [19], Corinna [41], Corinne [28], Csilla, Cynara [1], Cynthia [52], Cyra [2], Danielle [36], Daphne [13], Delia [2], Dervla [2], Devin [5], Dodie [5]

4. Dorinda - Freya
Dorinda [3], Doris [16], Dorothy [40], Dylana [5], Edith [24], Edna [9], Elspeth [4], Eluned [11], Emily [75], Enid [8], Erica [30], Erma [10], Eudora [4], Euron [4], Evangeline [14], Fanny [9], Fiona [7], Flana [4], Fran [5], Freya [1]

5. Gail - Jan
Gail [18], Gardner [3], Georgette [4], Geraldine [35], Germaine [10], Gertrude [24], Gladys [9], Gloria [22], Griselda [18], Gwyneth [24], Hannah [25], Harriet [16], Helen [86], Hildegard [11], Ilka [2], Ina [2], Iris [6], Ivy [6], Jamaica [4], Jan [8]

6. Jane - Luella
Jane [93], Jasmine [34], Jerica [3], Jill [17], Joanna [11], Joyce [9], Julie [9], Karen [29], Kate [15], Kay [8], Kitty [4], Kora [35], Lalla, Laura [59], Leila [12], Lia [2], Lillian [23], Lorelei [13], Louise [37], Luella [7]

7. Lydia - Nora
Lydia [5], Lynette [10], Maeve [2], Margaret [98], Margery [17], Marguerite [7], Marilyn [16], Mary [103], Mavis, May [12], Mehitabel [6], Mignon [5], Mireio [8], Molly [5], Muriel [7], Myra [5], Nadia [14], Nadine [8], Nancy [16], Nora [8]

8. Nuala - Sigrid
Nuala [4], Ouida, Pearl [14], Perri [4], Perry [3], Phyllis [13], Rachel [30], Raphaela [17], Rebecca [55], Renata [16], Rita [7], Rona [4], Rosamond [11], Ruth [8], Sarah [66], Selima [3], Shelley [5], Shirley [20], Shulamith [4], Sigrid [1]

9. Simone - Zilpha
Simone [13], Stephanie [49], Susan [67], Svetlana [3], Tama, Tamara [18], Tasha [14], Teagin, Toni [16], Ursula [21], Vanna [3], Vera [22], Vicky [9], Virginia [38], Vita [4], Wilhelmina [54], Winona [10], Xaviera [7], Zaida [4], Zilpha [3]

10. Zola - Zora
Zola [3], Zora [8]

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