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Dawn baby names and what they mean, for dawn, morning, sunrise, with 23 results. Usage of these girl names was at its highest 24 years ago (USAGE OF 1.39%) and is now much diminished (USAGE 0.46%, 66.8%), with names such as Iola going out of style. Aurora (#66) and Thea (#290) are two of the more chic girl names among these, while Down (TOP 14%) and Daun (28%) are conventional last names. Here is the list of Bright names for boys.

Dawn names

Alaula - Usha | Zefira - Zora

Alaula - Usha

Alaula
Derived fr. Hawaiian language. "Light of dawn or sunset glow." Alaura is a moderately popular baby name.

Arunika
Stems fr. Sanskrit word. "Early morning sunlight." Anunika and Arunida are creative forms. Hindi name. [Arunima]

Aruna
In Hindu tradition, Arun means "dawn". Uncommon, but Aruna is similar to common -una surnames Pruna (UPPER 53%), Antuna (14%). See also Bruna.

Asia

Asia
Source fr. Greek. "Sunrise." Asia, Asianne, etc. became less trendy last year, falling -200 rankings as birth names with Asia falling the most. May also derive from Assyrian "asu" .. [Azia, Azha, Aja, .. 4 more]

Aurora

Aurora
Based on Latin language. "Dawn." Adoption of Aurora and variants as children's names in 2016 was up 10.2% compared to the year before. .. was the Roman goddess of sunrise .. [Zorica, .. 6 more]

Chelsea

Chelsea
.. songs like Joni Mitchell's "Chelsea Morning" .. Chelsea (UPPER 9%), Chelsey (24%) and Chelsie (36%) are commonplace as female names. [Chessie, Chelsy, Chelsie, Chelsia, Chelseigh, Chelsei, Chelse, Chelsae, Chelsa, Chels, .. 21 more]

Danica

Danica
Stems fr. Slavic, Latin words. "Morning star; from Denmark." Common, with usage of 0.022% for Danica, Donika, etc. as baby names in 2016, but lower than 0.029% the year before. There is a famous and expensive .. [Donnica, .. 5 more]

Dawn

Dawn
"The first appearance of light, daybreak." Less common today. Dawn was the form last recorded (2009) in the Top 2000. .. 1500 years, but Dawn first appeared .. [Dwan, Duwan, Dawnysia, .. 11 more]

Gwawr
Based on Welsh element. "Dawn." Outside Top 2000. Modern name.

Iola

Iola
Derivative of Greek word. "Violet colored dawn." Iola has fallen off in favor as a girls' name since the 1900s. [Iole]

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Dawn names: Asia, Aurora, Chelsea, Danica, Dawn

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Dawn names: Iola, Nyree, Oriana, Rae, Roxanne, Thea

Keiba
From Hawaiian language. "Sunrise." Sparing use. Keiba is not found in the US Census. See also Kevia. See also Dawn.

Nyree

Nyree
.. New Zealand actress Nyree Dawn Porter. Gender-neutral name. Less widespread today. Nyree was last listed in the 1970s in the Top 2000.

Orane
Origin fr. French word. "Sunrise." A peculiar girls' name. From the same Latin root as .. [Oriane, .. 1 more]

Oriana

Oriana
Origin fr. Latin element. "Sunrise." A conventional children's name. From the same root as Aurora .. [Orianna, Oriane, Oria, Oreana]

Rae

Rae
.. Actress Rae Dawn Chong. Rae has waned in favor as a girls' name since the 1890s. [Rayona, Rayette, Ray, Raenisha, Raelina, Raelena, Raelee, Raedell, Raeanna, .. 17 more]

Roxanne

Roxanne
Origin fr. Persian element. "Dawn." Roxanne has declined in popularity as a baby name since 1950-1959. Roxandra is a contemporary blend of .. [Ruksanna, Ruksane, Ruksana, Roxyanna, Roxine, Roxianne, Roxey, Roxene, Roxanna, Roxane, .. 12 more]

Saba
Root fr. Greek, Arabic languages. "Morning." Sabag (UPPER 98%), Sabra (42%) are popular surnames. Biblical .. [Shebah, .. 2 more]

Sheherezade
.. each day, and kill at dawn .. Not in Top 2000. [Sharizad, Scheherezade, .. 2 more]

Thea

Thea
.. of the sun, moon, and dawn .. Thea and variants became more trendy in 2016, rising +174 rankings as girls' names with Thea gaining the most. [Thia, Theia, .. 1 more]

Usha
Derived fr. Hindi, Sanskrit elements. "Dawn." Outside Top 2000. See also Isha. Mythology ..

Quick Reference

Summary Index of Dawn names [and variants] for girls.

1. Alaula - Usha
Alaula, Arunika [Arunima], Aruna, Asia [Aja, Azia, Azha, Asya, Asyah, Asiah, Asianne], Aurora [Ora, Zora, Rory, Rora, Aurea, Zorica, Aurore], Chelsea [Chesea, Chelsy, Chelsi, Chessie, Cheslee, Chelsie, Chelsia, Chelsey, ..], Danica [Donika, Danika, Danaca, Donnica, Dannika, Dannica], Dawn [Dwan, Duwan, Dowan, Dawnita, Dawnika, Dawnysia, Dawnyelle, Dawnielle, ..], Gwawr, Iola [Iole], Keiba, Nyree, Orane [Oriane, Orania], Oriana [Oria, Oriane, Oreana, Orianna], Rae [Raye, Rayna, Rayma, Rayona, Raylina, Raylene, Rayette, Raynelle, ..], Roxanne [Roxy, Roxie, Roxine, Ruksane, Ruksana, Ruksanna, Roxyanna, Roxianne, ..], Saba [Sabah, Sheba, Shebah], Sheherezade [Sharizad, Sharazad, Shahrazad, Scheherezade], Thea [Tea, Thia, Theia], Usha


Zefira [Zifira], Zerlinda [Zerlina], Zora [Zorya, Zorah, Zorrah, Zorine, Zorina, Zoreen, Zoraya, Zorana]

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