Bear Names for girls

Bear names and what they mean, for bear for women. Here is the list of Bear names for boys. These girl names were at the apex of their popularity during 1920-1929 (usage of 0.1507%) and are almost as popular today (usage 0.1163%, down 22.8%), but with names like Ursula, Jerica, Calista, Bernadine and Bernadette becoming somewhat outmoded. Ayla (#277) and Fatima (#328) are two of the more fashionable names for newborns among these.

Ayla - Ursula

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Ayla 1 .. .. "Clan of the Cave Bear" series. Common. Ayla (cf. Tyla, Tayla) ends with the popular feminine-sounding -yla. See also Aya.

Bera 2 .. From Teutonic element. "Bear." Common as surname, and Bera (upper 15%) is comparable to popular -era last names Khera (upper 34%), Biera (59%). See also Berta.

Berengaria 3 .. Derivative of Old English element. "Maiden of the bear spear." Not in Top 1000. The wife of English King Richard ..

Bernadette 4 .. Source fr. French, Old German words. "Strong, brave bear." A somewhat untypical children's name these days, though Bernadette is still found often as a first name for women. Feminine of Bernard .. [Benadette, Bera, Beradette, Bernadene, Bernadet, Bernadin, Bernadine, Bernardette, Bernessa, Berneta, .. 21 more]

Bernadine 5 .. Root fr. Old French, Old German. "Strong, brave bear." A moderately untypical baby name nowadays, though Bernadine is still found commonly as a first name for women. Feminine of Bernard. [Bernie, Benni, Bernardina, Berneen, .. 1 more]

Calista 6 .. .. into a she bear, then into .. A somewhat offbeat birth name. [Cala, Cali, Calisto, Callesta, Calli, Cally, Callysta, Kalista, Kallesta, Kallista, .. 15 more]

Clymene 7 .. .. legendary figures also bear this name. Clymene is not in the Top 1000. See also Clemence.

Fatima 8 .. .. his only child to bear children .. Popular as last names. Compare Fatima (upper 20%) with common -ima last names Tashima (upper 49%), Zima (13%). [Fateema, Fatimah, .. 3 more]

Jerica 9 .. .. "Clan of the Cave Bear" series. Jerika and Jerrika are more unique as variations of Jerica. [Jerika, Jerrika, .. 1 more]

Nadette 10 .. Derivative of Old German word. "Strong, brave bear." Sparing use. Nadette is not listed in the US Census. See also Nanette. Short form of Bernadette.

Orsa 11 .. Origin fr. Latin language. "Little she bear." Orsa, Orsalina, etc. are uncommon as baby names. Variant of Ursula. [Orsalina, Orssa, Ursa, .. 5 more]

Ursula 12 .. Based on Scandinavian, Latin words. "Little she bear." Popular, and Ursula, Seula, etc. are comparable to common -ula last names Nikula (upper 55%), Fasula (70%). Many legends have risen about Saint .. [Orsa, Orsala, Sula, Urselina, Ursella, Ursule, Ursulette, Ursulina, Ursy, Urszula, .. 11 more]

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Bear names: Ayla, Bernadette, Bernadine, Calista, Fatima, Jerica, Ursula

Quick Index

Summary of all Bear names (and variants) for girls.

[Ayla - Ursula]
Ayla, Bera, Berengaria, Bernadette [31], Bernadine [5], Calista [25], Clymene, Fatima [5], Jerica [3], Nadette, Orsa [8], Ursula [21]