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2 Chalk names and what they mean, for chalk for baby girls, listing 1-2.
Chelle .. "Chalk landing place." ..
Chelsea .. "Chalk landing place." From "cealc hyo", a place name for a port where chalk shipments were received ..
Chelsea is a commonly used name, while Chelle is rare in comparison. (2000 U.S. Census)
Bedelia .. Literary: a very literal-minded maid named Amelia Bedelia features in a popular series of children's books ..
Aviva .. It was the name of the first month of the Jewish calendar (now called Nisan) which corresponds to March and April.
Ariel .. Ariel was also made popular in modern times as the name of the mermaid in Walt Disney's cartoon feature film "The Little Mermaid" ..
Afra .. "Color of earth." ..
Hafsa .. Name of a seventh-century person chosen, after Muhammad's death, to be the keeper of the first written copy of the Koran.
Crystal .. The English word for the clear glass, sometimes cut into the shape of a gemstone ..
Farina .. "Flour."
Aphrodite .. "Foam." .. She was said to have been born on the sea foam.
Asphodel .. "Lily." Flower name: the asphodel is a type of lily.
Mireio .. When the poet wanted to give the name to his baby daughter, the christening priest disagreed, as rules required names from an approved list ..
Galatea .. "White as milk." ..
Asta .. Asta is the name of the terrier owned by Nick and Nora Charles in the famous "Thin Man" movies of the 1930s.
Dixie .. It may derive from one of the surveyors of the Mason-Dixon line, or from the "ten" (in Cajun French "dix") dollar note circulated from Louisiana, which made the South the "land of dixies" ..
Emerald .. See also Pearl, Ruby and Diamond ..
Fiona .. It was later used by English author William Sharp under the pen-name Fiona Macleod for his romantic novels in the early 20th century ..
Cadette .. The French word is also the source of the term for students at West Point.
Clara .. Post-classical name from the feminine form of the adjective "clarus" ..
Quilla .. As in a quill pen.
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