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Death Names

(See: Destruction Names)

6 Death names and what they mean, for death for baby girls, listing 1-6. Here is the list of Death names for boys.


Arethusa .. Greek mythology: Arethusa was a nymph pursued by a river god, who was changed by Artemis into a stream to avoid a fate worse than death.

Cassiopeia .. According to legend, both mother and daughter were placed among the stars after death, and there are constellations named after them.
[Cassiopia, Kassioleia, Kassiopia]

Ernestine .. (Old German) "Battle to the death." ..
[Earnestine, Erna, Ernaline, Ernesha, Ernesta, .. 4 more]

Hafsa .. Name of a seventh-century person chosen, after Muhammad's death, to be the keeper of the first written copy of the Koran.
[Hafsah, Hafza]

Mara .. Biblical: Naomi, mother-in-law of Ruth, claimed the name Mara as an expression of grief after the deaths of her husband and sons ..
[Mahra, Marah, Maralina, Maralinda, Maraline, .. 2 more]

Parthenope .. Greek mythology: name of a Siren, who threw herself into the sea when she failed to lure Odysseus to his death ..


Top 1000 baby names ranking of Death names: Ernestine, Mara

Ernestine and Mara are commonly used names, while Arethusa, Cassiopeia, Hafsa and Parthenope are rare in comparison. (2000 U.S. Census)

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