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 Shirley, Ashanti, Lela, Ebony and Kerry 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. Also suitable as a boys' name. Usage of Angel as a name for girls is commonplace (#275 the previous year). Angel is also used frequently as a surname. [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 .. Unusual as a given name for baby 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 commonplace (Top 77%) as a women's name. [Asante, Ashantae, Ashante, Ashaunta, Ashauntee, .. 10 more]

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

Brenna 5 .. From Gaelic language. "Raven or black-haired." Usage of the name Brenna as a given name has fallen off 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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