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10 Determined names and what they mean, for determined for baby girls, listing 1-10. Elma, Hilma, Minna, Portia, Velma, Wilhelmina, Willa and Wilma are commonly used names, while Elmina and Vilhelmina are rare in comparison. Here is the list of Determined names for boys.
Elma .. "Determined protector." ..
Elmina .. "Determined protector." ..
Hilma .. "Determined protector." ..
Portia .. Portia was used by Shakespeare as the name of a clever, determined young heroine in "The Merchant of Venice" who disguises herself as a lawyer to save her husband's life ..
Velma .. Variant of Wilma (German) "determined protector" ..
Vilhelmina .. "Determined protector." ..
Willa .. "Determined protector." ..
Bentley .. "Meadow of bent grass." ..
Adesina .. "My coming has opened the way." ..
Connie .. "Constant, steadfast." ..
Carmel .. The monastery was dedicated to the Virgin Mary and Carmel became one of the names taken from Marian titles (see also Dolores and Mercedes), in this case "Our Lady of Carmel" ..
Chantal .. It was originally given in honor of Saint Jeanne-Françoise de Chantal (17th-century), a woman of great piety who adopted a strict religious life and founded an order of nuns, the Vistandines, devoted at first to charity and later to teaching and devotion to Jesus ..
Ambika .. She has both positive and negative forms, with names for each.
Aaricia .. "Proud, distinguished and noble princess."
Sheherezade .. Having been betrayed by his first wife, the husband had resolved to marry a different virgin each day, and kill at dawn ..
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