Black Names

Black names and what they mean, for black, dark, night, deep for females. Here is the list of Dark names for boys. These girl names are at the peak of their popularity today, except for names such as Brenna, Ciara, Lela, Kerry and Shirley which have fallen out of fashion. The most fashionable names for newborns in this list are Blake (#589), Lilith (#635), Kali (#262), Phoenix (#494) and Penelope (#42), with Penelope having a rebound in popularity.


Amaya - Blake

Page 1/7 of 62 Black names.

Amaya 1 .. Root fr. Basque, Japanese. "Night rain." Amaya is irregularly used as a female name, occurring frequently (Top 3%) as a last name in the US Census. See also Amata. .. [Amaia]

Angel 2 .. Angel is common as an American Black girl's name. Name suitable for both girls and boys. A very popular girls' name (#275 in 2014), and also used commonly as a last name. [Ang, Angle, .. 1 more]

Aphra 3 .. Also possibly from the Latin name Afra, which was originally an ethnic name for a woman from Africa, which was later used as a nickname for a dark person .. A unique birth name for females. See also Abra. [Affera, Afra, .. 1 more]

Ashanti 4 .. The name is used as a surname by the Akan people of Ghana, and also in modern American black families as a link to the African past .. A moderately rare name for baby girls nowadays, though found often as a first name among females of all ages in the US Census. The form Shanti is commonly used as a variation of the name. [Asante, Ashantae, Ashante, Ashaunta, Ashauntee, .. 10 more]

Blake 5 .. Root fr. Old English word. "Black, dark." Unisex name. The name Blake has gained in popularity over time. .. [Blakelee, Blakeley, Blakenee, Blakeny, .. 2 more]

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Black names: Amaya, Angel, Ashanti, Blake

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Quick Index

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

[Amaya - Blake]
Amaya [1], Angel [3], Aphra [3], Ashanti [15], Blake [6]

[Brenna - Coral]
Brenna [9], Capucine, Carey [2], Cari, Ciara [22], Cilla, Cinnabar, Collis [2], Cora [58], Coral [13]

[Corvina - Hermia]
Corvina [3], Darcie [17], Devany [5], Dorcey [1], Duana [7], Ebony [13], Floella, Garnet [4], Griselda [17], Hermia [3]

[Hippolyta - Leila]
Hippolyta [1], Indigo, Jetta [3], Kali [1], Kerrin [3], Kerry [17], Kiara [4], Kira [8], Laila [7], Leila [12]

[Lela - Nisha]
Lela, Lila [5], Lilith [1], Loelia, Marmara [7], Mazarine [1], Melanie [30], Melantha [1], Nerissa [4], Nisha [2]

[Nyx - Samara]
Nyx [2], Odette [1], Olivia [25], Penelope [8], Phaedra [7], Phoenix [3], Rajani [2], Raven [5], Sable, Samara [2]

[Sheherezade - Zelda]
Sheherezade [4], Shirley [20], Thisbe, Titania [5], Usha, Violet [30], Zelda [3]

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