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Dawn Baby Names

Dawn names

Dawn names and what they mean, for dawn, sunrise, morning.

These girl names were at the height of their popularity in the year 1990 (usage of 0.1649%) and are somewhat less popular today (usage 0.1123%, down 31.9%), with names such as Asia, Zora, Roxanne, Iola and Dawn falling out of style. Thea (#776), Aurora (#116), Chelsea (#274) and Danica (#557) are four of the more chic girl names among these, with Aurora, Danica and Thea enjoying a revival in usage. Down (top 14%) and Daun (28%) are conventional last names.

Here is the list of Bright names for boys.

Alaula - Zefira

Page 1/2 of 22 Dawn names.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Dawn names: Asia, Aurora, Chelsea, Danica, Dawn

Alaula 1 .. From Hawaiian language. "Light of dawn or sunset glow." Alauall, Alauda and Alauna are kreatif forms.

Arunika 2 .. Source fr. Sanskrit element. "Early morning sunlight." Not in popularity charts. Hindi name. [Arunima]

Aruna 3 .. In Hindu tradition, Arun means "dawn". Rare, with the feminine-sounding -na ending like Abriana. See also Aarona.

Asia 4 .. Origin fr. Greek language. "Sunrise." Listed in Top 1000. May also derive from Assyrian "asu" .. [Aja, Asiah, Asya, .. 4 more]

Aurora 5 .. Source fr. Latin language. "Dawn." Prominent, with the -ra ending for Aurora, Ora, etc. like Atera. .. was the Roman goddess of sunrise .. [Aurea, Rory, .. 5 more]

Chelsea 6 .. .. songs like Joni Mitchell's "Chelsea Morning" .. Prevalent, with the common -ea ending for Chelsea, Celsea, Chesea like Cyanea. [Celsea, Chelcy, Chelese, Chelie, Chellie, Chellsie, Chelsa, Chelsie, Chelsy, Chessie, .. 21 more]

Danica 7 .. From Slavic, Latin elements. "Morning star; from Denmark." Common. Danica, Dannica, Donnica, like Dusica, has the -ica ending. There is a famous and expensive .. [Danaca, Donnica, .. 4 more]

Dawn 8 .. "The first appearance of light, daybreak." Outside Top 1000. .. 1500 years, but Dawn first appeared .. [Adawna, Dawna, Dawne, Dawnelle, Dawnette, Dawnita, Dawnysia, Duwan, Dwan, .. 5 more]

Iola 9 .. Origin fr. Greek word. "Violet colored dawn." Not in Top 1000. [Iole]

Keiba 10 .. Derived fr. Hawaiian language. "Sunrise." Outside Top 1000. See also Kiva. See also Dawn.

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

Nyree 11 .. .. New Zealand actress Nyree Dawn Porter. Gender-neutral name. Uncommon. Nyree, like Nalanee, uses the androgynous -ee ending.

Orane 12 .. Derivative of French language. "Sunrise." Not in Top 1000. From the same Latin root as .. [Orania, .. 1 more]

Oriana 13 .. Source fr. Latin. "Sunrise." Not Top 1000 names. From the same root as Aurora .. [Oreana, Oria, .. 2 more]

Rae 14 .. .. Actress Rae Dawn Chong. Listed in Top 1000. [Raeann, Raelani, Raeleen, Raelena, Raelene, Raelina, Ray, Raylina, Rayna, .. 17 more]

Roxanne 15 .. Root fr. Persian. "Dawn." Not in popularity charts. Roxandra is a contemporary blend of .. [Oksana, Oksanna, Roksanne, Roxana, Roxandra, Roxane, Roxiane, Roxie, Roxine, Roxyanna, .. 12 more]

Saba 16 .. Based on Greek, Arabic words. "morning." Unusual. Saba, Sheba, like Sheeba, ends with -ba. Biblical .. [Sabah, Shebah, .. 1 more]

Sheherezade 17 .. .. each day, and kill at dawn .. Uncommon, with the -de suffix for Sheherezade, Scheherezade like Sharde. [Scheherezade, Sharazad, Sharizad, .. 1 more]

Thea 18 .. .. of the sun, moon, and dawn .. Listed in Top 1000. [Tea, Theia, Thia]

Usha 19 .. Source fr. Hindi, Sanskrit words. "Dawn." Outside Top 1000. See also Isha. Mythology ..

Zefira 20 .. Derived fr. Hebrew. "Morning." Not in popularity charts. [Zifira]

Quick Reference

Summary of Dawn names (and variants) for girls.

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

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