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Page 1/3. 18 Egypt names and what they mean, for egypt, egyptian for females. Here is the list of Egyptian names for boys. These girl names reached the height of their popularity in 1998 and are somewhat less popular today, with names like Ebony, Berenice, Kyra, Nila and Isis falling out of fashion.
Alexandria .. Variant of Alexandra, influenced by the name of the city in Egypt, founded by Alexander the Great in 322 BC and named in his honor ..
Anwar .. Most familiar as a man's name borne by Egyptian President Anwar Sadat.
Asenath (Egyptian) "She belongs to her father." Also possibly from Aramaic meaning "thorn bush" or from an Egyptian name meaning "gift of Isis" .. Biblical: Joseph's Egyptian wife.
Berenice .. It was introduced to the Egyptian royal house by the widow of one of Alexander the Great's officers, who married Ptolemy I ..
Charmian .. Literary: Shakespeare used the name for an attendant of the Egyptian queen in "Anthony and Cleopatra" ..
Alexandria and Berenice are commonly used names, while Anwar, Asenath and Charmian are rare in comparison. (2000 U.S. Census)
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