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Page 1/2. 25 Determined names and what they mean, for determined, dedicated, faithful, devoted for baby girls, listing 1-20. Here is the list of Faithful names for boys.
Amana .. (Hebrew) "Loyal, faithful."
Amina .. (Arabic) "Honest, faithful." ..
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 ..
Cornelia .. It was borne in the second century BC by the devoted mother of revolutionary reformers Tiberius and Gaius ..
Cybele .. The mother of all gods, men, and wild nature, lions were her faithful companions ..
Cynara .. Made famous by the late-19th-century English poet Ernest Dowson's line "I have been faithful to thee, Cynara! in my fashion".
Elma .. (Old German) "Determined protector." ..
Elmina .. (Old German) "Determined protector." ..
Hilma .. (Old German) "Determined protector." ..
Leala .. (Old French) "Loyal, faithful."
Lemuela .. (Hebrew) "Devoted to God." ..
Marcella .. (Latin) "Dedicated to Mars." ..
Marcene .. (Latin) "Dedicated to Mars." ..
Marcia .. (Latin) "Dedicated to Mars." ..
Marcy Variant of Marcella (Latin) "dedicated to Mars".
Martina .. (Latin) "Dedicated to Mars." ..
Minna .. (Old German) "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 ..
Sibyl .. In ancient myth, sibyls interpreted the messages from oracles devoted to various Gods ..
Amina, Carmel, Chantal, Cornelia, Elma, Hilma, Marcella, Marcene, Marcia, Marcy, Martina, Minna, Portia and Sibyl are commonly used names, while Amana, Cybele, Cynara, Elmina, Leala and Lemuela are rare in comparison. (2000 U.S. Census)
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