Black Names

Black names and what they mean, for black, dark, night, deep for females. Here is the list of Dark names for boys. Usage of these girl names is at its peak today, except for forms like Brenna, Ciara, Kiara, Kerry and Lela which have lost favor with parents. The most trendy baby names in this list are Blake (#589), Lilith (#635), Kali (#262), Phoenix (#494) and Penelope (#42), with Penelope having a resurgence in usage.


Angel - Brenna

Page 1/7 of 61 Black names.

Angel 1 .. Angel is common as an American Black girl's name. Both a feminine and a masculine name. The name Angel has become progressively more popular with parents since 1880-1889. [Ang, Angle, .. 1 more]

Aphra 2 .. 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 .. Uncommon as a birth name for girls. See also Ophra. [Affera, Afra, .. 1 more]

Ashanti 3 .. 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 .. Ashanti is familiar (Top 77%) as a women's name. [Asante, Ashantae, Ashante, Ashaunta, Ashauntee, .. 10 more]

Blake 4 .. Derivative of Old English element. "Black, dark." Both a feminine and a masculine name. Blake is common (Top 98%) as a women's name, occurring regularly (Top 1%) as a surname according to the US Census. .. [Blakelee, Blakeley, Blakenee, Blakeny, .. 2 more]

Brenna 5 .. Stems fr. Gaelic language. "Raven or black-haired." Usage of the name Brenna as a name for newborns has declined over the years since 1995. See also Briona. .. [Bren, Brenn, Brennah, Brinna, Brynne, .. 4 more]

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

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Quick Index

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

[Angel - Brenna]
Angel [3], Aphra [3], Ashanti [15], Blake [6], Brenna [9]

[Capucine - Corvina]
Capucine, Carey [2], Cari, Ciara [22], Cilla, Cinnabar, Collis [2], Cora [58], Coral [13], Corvina [3]

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

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

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

[Odette - Sheherezade]
Odette [1], Olivia [24], Penelope [8], Phaedra [7], Phoenix [3], Rajani [2], Raven [5], Sable, Samara [2], Sheherezade [4]

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

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