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Author baby names and what they mean, for author, writer, poet, novelist, with 182 results. These girl names were at the apex of their popularity during 1920-1929 (ADOPTION OF 38%) and have become significantly less conventional since (ADOPTION 9.1%, DOWN 76%), with names such as Fanny going out of style. The most trendy birth names here are Nora (#41), Charlotte (#9), Aurora (#79), Ivy (#129) and Lydia (#81), while Claure (TOP 64%) and Arora (7%) are familiar last names. Here is the list of Author names for boys.

Author names

Abigail - Aurora | Barbara - Clelia | Cliona - Dodie | Dorinda - Freya | Gail - Jan | Jane - Luella | .. - .. | Zola - Zora

Abigail - Aurora

Abigail

Abigail
.. advice columnist Abigail Van Buren. Abigai is also a marginally prominent birth name. [Gayle, Gale, Abigel, Abigall, Abigal, Abi, Abgail, Abegail, Abbygael, Abbigale, .. 33 more]

Adela

Adela
.. 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. [Edelle, Adellah, Adella, Adelita, Adele, .. 5 more]

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

Agatha

Agatha
.. Writer Agatha Christie. Less widespread today. Agatha was the variation last found (1950-1959) in the Top 2000. [Agye, Agota, Agie, Agi, Agatta, Agafiya, Agafia, Agacia, Agace, .. 16 more]

Agnes

Agnes
.. writer Anaïs Nin; film director .. Popular as birth names, Agnie, Agnes, etc. are similar to the familiar Annie. [Ynez, Ynes, Una, Senga, Oonagh, Nevesah, Nesi, Inah, Ina, Annis, .. 65 more]

Alcina
.. Italian poet Ludovico Ariosto used the .. Less popular today. Alzina was the variant last appearing (1890-1899) in the Top 2000. [Alzina, Alsyna, Alsina, Allcinia, Alcinia, .. 5 more]

Alice

Alice
.. writers Alice Walker, Alice Sebold; actresses .. Alicia (UPPER 4%), Elsa (11%), Allie (18%), Alecia (27%), Lissa (46%), Alyse (61%) and Elli (99%) are prevalent female names. [Lyssa, Lichah, Leese, Ilysse, Ilysah, Illyssa, Ellissa, Elke, Elissa, Alyssa, .. 92 more]

Aliki
Author Aliki. Aliri and Asiki are creative forms. See also Alicia.

Althea

Althea
.. 17th century by poet Richard Lovelace .. Somewhat common as baby names, Eltha, Althea, etc. are similar to the conventional Elda. [Thea, Elthea, Althia, Althaea, .. 5 more]

Amanda

Amanda
.. poets and playwrights brought this name .. Amanda was a Top birth name in 2015. [Mandy, Mandee, Mandaline, Amata, Amada, .. 10 more]

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

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

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

Aminta
.. by the Italian poet Torquato Tasso .. Minta and variants were popular as baby names in the 1880s. [Minty, Minta, Eminta, .. 2 more]

Amy

Amy
.. poet Amy Lowell; evangelist Aimée .. Usage of Amy as a baby name has faded since the 1970s. [Esme, Esma, Amye, Amie, Amiah, Amia, Amada, Aimee, .. 14 more]

Anita

Anita
.. writers Anita Loos, Anita Brookner. Usage of Anita, Annitta, etc. as baby names in 2015 was 28.2% less than 2005. [Nita, Aneta, .. 10 more]

Anne

Anne
.. 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. [Onie, Oni, Nettie, Nanny, Nanice, Nanette, Nanete, Nanci, Nance, Hanka, .. 86 more]

Anthea
.. English 17th century poets to symbolize .. A rare baby name. [Thia, Antia, Anthia, Annthea, .. 5 more]

Antonia

Antonia
.. English writer Antonia Fraser. A conventional girls' name (#1014 THE PREVIOUS YEAR) that is also found somewhat frequently as a surname. [Tunna, Tony, Toos, Tonette, Tonechka, Tona, Toinette, To, Teunisje, Onita, .. 28 more]

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

Arlene

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

Armida

Armida
.. 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]

Aurora

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

Quick Reference

Summary Index of 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]


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]


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]


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]


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]


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]


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]


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]


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]


Zola [3], Zora [8]

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