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Destruction Names

12 Destruction names and what they mean, for destruction, death for baby girls, listing 1-12.

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]

Deyanira .. (Spanish, Greek) "Devastating, capable of great destruction." ..
[Daianira, Dayanira, Deianira, Dellanira, Diyanira, .. 2 more]

Eris .. Mythology: goddess of discord and destruction, and sister of Ares the god of war.
[Aeress, Eriss, Erys, Eryss]

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]

Kali .. Mythology: Kali, wife of Shiva, is a Hindu goddess of destruction ..

Laufeia .. Norse mythology: Laufeia is the mother of Loki, the Norse god of destruction and evil.

Lorelei .. Place name: a rocky cliff on the Rhine river, dangerous to boat passage, has been poetically personified as the Lorelei, whose singing lures men to destruction ..
[Laurelei, Laurelie, Loralee, Loralei, Loralie, .. 8 more]

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]

Monica .. Saint Monica, the mother of Saint Augustine, prayed for her son and saved him from self-destruction ..
[Lamonica, Mona, Monca, Monicka, Monika, .. 5 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 Destruction names: Deyanira, Eris, Ernestine, Kali, Lorelei, Mara, Monica

Ernestine, Kali, Lorelei, Mara and Monica are commonly used names, while Arethusa, Cassiopeia, Deyanira, Eris, Hafsa, Laufeia and Parthenope are rare in comparison. (2000 U.S. Census)


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