|List A - Z | Top 1000 | Random | Origins|
(See: Literary Names)
Page 1/2. 23 Book names and what they mean, for book for baby girls, listing 1-20. Here is the list of Literary names for boys.
Bedelia .. Literary: a very literal-minded maid named Amelia Bedelia features in a popular series of children's books ..
Calpurnia .. Literary: the name of the Finches' cook in the book "To Kill a Mockingbird".
Celeste .. The name may be associated with Queen Celeste, wife of Jean and Laurent de Brunhoff's children's book character Babar, the Elephant ..
Deborah .. The victory song she wrote after the battle is part of the Book of Judges ..
Edna .. Biblical name from the apocryphal Book of Tobit, from Hebrew ednah, and hence connected with Eden ..
Eloise .. Literary: name of a character in Kay Thompson's books for children.
Elsa .. Literary: name of the lioness in the book "Born Free" by Joy Adamson, which was made into a movie ..
Genesis .. Biblical: name of the first book in the Bible ..
Harriet .. Literary: "Harriet the Spy" is a well-known children's book ..
Heloise .. Literary: "Hints from Heloise" is a popular series of books.
Katniss Literary: Katniss Everdeen is the heroine of the popular "Hunger Games" books by Suzanne Collins ..
Laura .. Laura was also a character on "Little House on the Prarie" from Little House Books ..
Linnea .. Literary: there is a character named Linnea in a popular series of children's books by Christian Bjork.
Madeline .. Literary: Ludwig Bemelmann's children's books had a French schoolgirl character wearing a wide-brimmed hat named Madeline ..
Mamie .. The name is borne by Patrick Dennis's eccentric fictional character Auntie Mame, a central character of a book, a Broadway musical, and a movie ..
Provence Place name: a beautiful area in southwestern France, given attention in the 1990s by Peter Mayle's books.
Ramona .. Also a character in a popular series of children's books of the same name by Beverly Cleary.
Susan .. In the apocryphal Book of Tobit, Susannah was a beautiful woman of courage who defended her innocence against wrongful accusation ..
Susanna .. New Testament form in the Book of Luke of Shoshana.
Una .. It was used by Edmund Spenser in his 16th-century epic poem "The Faerie Queen", where the heroine of the first book is Una ..
Celeste, Deborah, Edna, Eloise, Elsa, Genesis, Harriet, Laura, Linnea, Madeline, Mamie, Ramona, Susan, Susanna and Una are commonly used names, while Bedelia, Calpurnia, Heloise, Katniss and Provence are rare in comparison. (2000 U.S. Census)
1 page remaining with 3 names. Go to the next page >> for more baby names from Vanna to Xaviera.
© 2015 Think Baby Names
Home - About - Terms - Privacy - Contact