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Battle names

Battle names and what they mean, for battle, war, strife.

These girl names were at the height of their popularity during the years 1890-1899 (usage of 0.152%) and are almost as popular today (usage 0.1075%, down 29.3%), but with names such as Courtney, Helen, Marcia, Marcella and Hildegarde becoming somewhat dated. The trendier girl names among these are Athena (#195), Madison (#9), Leah (#35), Shiloh (#609) and Kimberly (#105), with Leah going through a rekindling in popularity. Kella (top 86%) and Keally (96%) are common last names.

Here is the list of War names for boys.

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Page 1/4 of 70 Battle names.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Battle names: Alma, Athena, Bertha, Brianda, Cheyenne

Aeron 1 .. Derivative of Welsh element. "Battle." Not Top 1000 name. Also a boys' name. .. Celtic goddess of battle and slaughter ..

Aeronwen 2 .. .. Celtic goddess of battle and slaughter .. Not Top 1000 name.

Alala 3 .. Based on Greek element. "War like." Rare, but Alala is similar to popular surname Alcala (upper 2%), with the -ala suffix. See also Alaula. .. of Ares, the god of war.

Alanza 4 .. Root fr. Old German element. "Ready for battle." Outside Top 1000. See also Alonsa. Spanish feminine form of Alonzo.

Aldis 5 .. Stems fr. Old English. "Battle seasoned." Not in Top 1000. [Aldith, .. 1 more]

Alfonsine 6 .. Source fr. Old German. "Ready for battle." Alfonsina, Alifonsine and Anfonsine are kreatif forms. Feminine of Alfonso. [Alfonsia, .. 2 more]

Alma 7 .. .. famous 19th century Battle of Alma .. Alma is commonly used as a version. [Almah, .. 1 more]

Alonsa 8 .. Derivative of Old German. "Ready for battle." Uncommon. Alonsa (cf. Ailsa) ends with the feminine -sa. Spanish feminine form of Alonso. [Alonza]

Alphonsine 9 .. Origin fr. Old German element. "Ready for battle." Uncommon, with the -ine suffix like Adeline. See also Alfonsine. French feminine form of Alphonse.

Anatolia 10 .. .. of the legendary Trojan War, was. Anatolia, Anatola and Anatolya are uncommon as birth names. [Anatola, .. 1 more]

Athena 11 .. .. of wisdom and war, identified with .. Listed in Top 1000. [Atheena, Athie, .. 4 more]

Averil 12 .. Source fr. Old English language. "Boar battle." Avaril, Averil, etc. are seldom found as women's names, and Averill is found often (top 6%) as a surname. From the source phrase eofor hild .. [Avaril, Averhilda, Averilda, .. 5 more]

Beda 13 .. Origin fr. Old English. "Battle maid." Also a boys' name. Beda, like the similar Bera, exists more often as a last name.

Bellona 14 .. Derived fr. Latin word. "Goddess of battle." Bellona, Ballona and Belona are rare as children's names. From the same root as the .. [Ballona, .. 1 more]

Bertha 15 .. .. used in World War I was .. Outside Top 1000. [Berrta, Berte, Berti, Bertie, Bertina, Bertita, Berty, Bird, Birdy, .. 12 more]

Brianda 16 .. .. the ancient religious wars of Christianity .. Not in Top 1000. [Briand]

Brunhilda 17 .. From Old German element. "Ready for battle." Somewhat popular as girls' names, Hilda, Brunhilda, etc. are comparable to the conventional Tilda. .. Valkyrie, maidens who ride into battle .. [Brinhild, Brinhilda, Brinhilde, Brunhilde, Brunnhilda, Brunnhilde, Brynhilda, Brynnhilda, Hilde, Hildy, .. 10 more]

Cheyenne 18 .. .. their courage in battle, and the .. Cheyenne is a recognizable (top 42%) women's name. [Chayan, Chayanne, Shayanne, Shyann, .. 7 more]

Clotilda 19 .. Root fr. Old German. "Famous battle." Less popular today. Clotilde was the variation last recorded (1900-1909) in the Top 1000. .. supposedly went into battle by his .. [Clothilda, Clothilde, .. 3 more]

Concordia 20 .. .. goddess of peace succeeding a battle .. Not Top 1000 names. [Concord, .. 1 more]

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Summary of Battle names (and variants) for girls.

Aeron - Concordia
Aeron, Aeronwen, Alala, Alanza, Aldis [Aldith, Ailith], Alfonsine [Alonza, Alfonsia, Alphonsine], Alma [Almah, Allma], Alonsa [Alonza], Alphonsine, Anatolia [Anatola, Anatolya], Athena [Athie, Attie, Athene, Athina, ..], Averil [Everil, Averilla, Everilda, Everhilda, ..], Beda, Bellona [Belona, Ballona], Bertha [Birdy, Birta, Birtha, Laberta, ..], Brianda [Briand], Brunhilda [Hildi, Hildy, Nilda, Hildie, ..], Cheyenne [Shayan, Shyann, Shyanne, Shayanne, ..], Clotilda [Clotilde, Clothilde, Klothilda, Klothilde], Concordia [Concord, Concorde]

Courtney - Hildreth
Courtney [Kourty, Kourtni, Kourtnie, Quartney, ..], Deborah [Debs, Dobra, Devora, Devorah, ..], Dita, Eda [Ede, Edda], Edith [Eyde, Eydie, Eydith, Eidytha, ..], Edwige [Edwig, Hedvig, Hedwig, Hedwige, ..], Eris [Erys, Eryss, Eriss, Aeress], Ermintrude [Trudy, Imtrud, Irmtraud, Irmentrud, ..], Ernestine [Ernice, Ernestyna, Ernestina, Ernesztina, ..], Everil, Griselda [Zelda, Selda, Gryselde, Gryzelde, ..], Gudrun [Guthrun, Gudrunne, Guthrunn, Guthrunne, ..], Gunhilda [Gunna, Gunnel, Gunilla, Gunnhilda, ..], Hedda [Hedy, Hetta, Hedwig, Hedwiga, ..], Hedwig [Hedy, Hedvige, Hedwige, Hedwiga, ..], Helen [Nora, Nelly, Nonnie, Yelena, ..], Hilda [Hilde, Hildy, Hylda, Hildie], Hildegarde [Hille, Hildegard, Hildegunn, Hildegaard, ..], Hildemar [Hildemarr], Hildreth [Hildred]

Imelda - Rhona
Imelda [Amelda, Imalda, Ymelda, Himalda], Iphigenia [Genia, Ifigenia, Iphigenie, Iphigeneia, ..], Jadwige [Jadwiga], Kallan, Kelly [Kellye, Kellina, Kellyann, Kellyanne, ..], Kimberly [Kymbra, Kymbrely, Kymberly, Kymberlie, ..], Klotid [Klotilde, Klotilda, Klothilda, Klothilde], Leah [Lee, Lia, Leia, Leigh], Madison [Madisen, Madisyn, Madyson, Madisson], Mafalda [Maffalda], Magnilda [Magnhilde], Marcella [Marselle, Marshella, Marsiella, Marsellonia, ..], Marcia [Marsha, Marsia, Martia, Marseea, ..], Marelda [Marilda, Marrelda], Matilda [Tilli, Tilly, Tildy, Tillie, ..], Nilda [Nillda], Odila [Udile, Odolia, Udelia, Udilia, ..], Otthild [Otylia, Ottilie, Ottoline, Ottiline, ..], Padme [Padma], Rhona [Roana]

Shiloh - Zelda
Shiloh [Shilo, Shylo, Shyloh], Swanhild [Swanny, Swannie, Swanhilda, Swanhilde, ..], Tilda [Tilly, Tildy, Tillie, Tilley, ..], Tyra [Tyria, Tyree, Tyrene, Tyrena], Uta [Ute, Utte, Yuta], Valkyrie [Valkyria, Valkyrria, Vallkyrie], Vigdis [Vigdess], Viveca [Viveka, Vivica, Vivika], Wyetta [Wyette], Zelda [Selda, Zelde, Zellda]