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14 Dawn names and what they mean, for dawn for baby girls, listing 1-14. Aurora, Dawn, Iola, Rae, Roxanne, Thea, Usha and Zora are commonly used names, while Alaula, Aruna, Keiba, Nyree, Sheherezade and Zerlinda are rare in comparison. Here is the list of Dawn names for boys.


Alaula .. "Light of dawn or sunset glow."

Aruna .. In Hindu tradition, Arun means "dawn".

Aurora .. "Dawn." .. Also used today as a learned equivalent of Dawn.
[Aurea, Aurore, Ora, Rora, Rory, .. 2 more]

Dawn .. The Latin term Aurora dates back about 1500 years, but Dawn first appeared in the late 1920s .. Opera singer Dawn Upshaw .. Comedian Dawn French .. Basketball player Dawn Staley.
[Adawna, Dawna, Dawne, Dawnelle, Dawnetta, .. 9 more]

Iola .. "Violet-colored dawn."
[Iole]

Keiba .. See also Dawn.

Nyree .. Made familiar in the 1960s-1970s by New Zealand actress Nyree Dawn Porter.

Rae .. Actress Rae Dawn Chong.
[Raeann, Raeanna, Raeanne, Raedell, Raedine, .. 21 more]

Roxanne .. "Dawn." ..
[Oksana, Oksanna, Roksanne, Roxana, Roxandra, .. 17 more]

Sheherezade .. Having been betrayed by his first wife, the husband had resolved to marry a different virgin each day, and kill at dawn ..
[Scheherezade, Shahrazad, Sharazad, Sharizad]

Thea .. Mother of the sun, moon, and dawn ..
[Tea, Theia, Thia]

Usha .. "Dawn." ..

Zerlinda .. "Beautiful dawn."
[Zerlina]

Zora .. "Dawn." ..
[Zorah, Zorana, Zoraya, Zoreen, Zorina, .. 3 more]


Top 1000 baby names ranking of Dawn names: Aurora, Dawn, Iola, Rae, Roxanne, Thea, Zora

Featured categories: aurora, foundation, light, morning, sunlight, sunrise.


Talitha .. Biblical: a reference to the resurrection of Jairus's daughter when Jesus said, "Child, arise" ..
[Taleetha, Taletha, Talicia, Talisha, Talita]

Itzel .. "Star of the aurora sky." ..

Alana .. "Awakening." ..
[Alaina, Alaine, Alanah, Alane, Alani, .. 28 more]

Kayla .. Initial popularity of the name is due to the character named Kayla on the daytime TV drama "Days of Our Lives" ..
[Caela, Caihla, Caila, Cala, Calla, .. 20 more]

Miriam .. Biblical: the sister of Moses, who saved his life as a baby when she hid him in a basket among the rushes at the river's edge for the Pharoah's daughter to find ..
[Mairim, Mariam, Maryam, Meriam, Meryam, .. 13 more]

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