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Gentle baby names and what they mean, for gentle, soft, delicate, kind, with 59 results. Adoption of these girl names reached its highest during the years 1970-1979 (USAGE OF 4.9%) and is now significantly less (USAGE 1%, 79% LESS), with names like Mildred falling out of fashion. Adelaide (#273), Aspen (#372) and Leah (#36) are three of the more contemporarily stylish girl names among these, while Bieth (TOP 87%) and Almy (15%) are familiar surnames. Here is the list of Gentle names for boys.

Gentle names

Adelaide - Damaris | Emer - Lottie | Mahalia - Vondra

Adelaide - Damaris

Adelaide

Adelaide
Stems fr. Old German element. "Noble kind." Adelayde is also a moderately common birth name. From adal heid, via French Adé .. [Laidey, Edeline, Alline, Aliosha, Aline, Alice, Aide, Ady, Adi, Adell, .. 48 more]

Adelinde
Derived fr. Old German element. "Noble, soft, tender." Common, and Adelinde is similar to popular surnames Ayende (TOP 78%), Amende (53%), which also end with -nde. Modern use is also a blend .. [Linda, Adelinda, Adele, .. 1 more]

Adin
Root fr. Hebrew. "Delicate and slender." Adin and forms were favored 1 year ago and have remained common. Appears in the Old Testament as .. [Adeana, .. 1 more]

Adina

Adina
Root fr. Hebrew element. "Noble, gentle, delicate." Usage of Adina, Adena, etc. as children's names in 2015 was 3.6% less than 2014. Also possibly "longing". [Adine, Adeen, .. 4 more]

Alma

Alma
Stems fr. Latin, Italian, Hebrew, Arabic elements. "Nourishing, kind; soul; young woman; learned." Common, with usage of 0.019% for Alma and variants as baby names in 2015, but lower than 0.02% the previous year. Modern name .. [Allma, .. 1 more]

Aspen

Aspen
.. the West, with delicate, heart shaped .. Unisex name. Usage of Aspen as a girls' name in 2015 was 10.5% more than the previous year.

Atifa
Derived fr. Arabic word. "Kind." Anifa and Atima are creative forms. Feminine of Atif. [Atifah, Ateefa, .. 1 more]

Belinda

Belinda
.. dragon or linde meaning soft, tender .. A conventional girls' name (#1263 LAST YEAR), Belinda also exists somewhat frequently as a last name. [Velinda, Lindie, Belynda, .. 9 more]

Benigna
Stems fr. Latin. "Kind, well born." Unusual. Benigna is not found in the US Demographics.

Beth

Beth
.. to the sweet, gentle and most .. Less common today. Beth was the version last listed (2004) in the Top 2000. [Bethan, Bessie, .. 1 more]

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Gentle names: Adelaide, Adina, Alma, Aspen, Belinda

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Gentle names: Beth, Charis, Ciara, Dalia, Dalila, Damaris

Caoimhe
Origin fr. Irish, Gaelic word. "Gentle, beautiful, precious." Caoimhe and variants are rare as children's names. From "caomh". [Keva, .. 3 more]

Carden
.. carded, or combed smooth, before it .. Unusual as baby names, but Carden, Cardon, etc. are comparable to the more popular Caron. [Cardon, .. 1 more]

Caresse
From French language. "Tender touch." Caress and variants were not Top birth names in 2015. See also Charis. [Carressa, .. 2 more]

Cedrica
Stems fr. Old English word. "Kind and loved." Not in Top 2000. Feminine of Cedric. [Cedrina, .. 3 more]

Charis

Charis
.. "kharites", symbols of womanly beauty, charm .. Karis and Karissa were among 2015's Top names. [Sherisa, Karisse, Karisa, Cherise, Charysse, Charista, Charisha, Charish, Chari, Chareese, .. 17 more]

Ciara

Ciara
.. pronounced with a soft "c", in .. Cearaa, Cearia, Cearra, Ciaara and Ciaran are more rare as variations of Ciara. [Sierra, Siara, Kiara, Cierrah, Cierra, Ciarrah, Ciarra, Ceara, .. 14 more]

Columbine
.. name for a delicate two colored .. Colombe, Columbina and Columbine are seldom found as women's names, and Colombe exists regularly (UPPER 31%) as a surname. [Columbina, Colombe]

Dalia

Dalia
Derivative of Arabic, Hebrew elements. "Gentle; slender branch, tendril." Dalila and forms were popular with parents in 1994 and are less widespread today. See also Dahlia. [Dalyah, Dalya, Dalit, Daliah, .. 3 more]

Dalila

Dalila
Based on Swahili, Tanzanian. "Delicate, gentle." Usage of Dalila and Lila as birth names in 2015 was up significantly compared to a decade ago. [Lila]

Damaris

Damaris
Based on Greek, Latin words. "Gentle." Damaris (UPPER 30%), Mara (22%), Mari (20%) and Maris (89%) are commonplace feminine names. Biblical .. [Maris, Demaras, Dameryss, Dameris, .. 15 more]

Quick Reference

Summary Index of Gentle names [and variants] for girls.

1. Adelaide - Damaris
Adelaide [Elke, Lady, Eline, Heidi, Laidey, Edeline, ..], Adelinde [Linda, Adele, Adeline, Adelinda], Adin [Adina, Adeana], Adina [Adeen, Adine, Adena, Adeana, Adinah, Adeena], Alma [Almah, Allma], Aspen, Atifa [Atifah, Ateefa, Ateefah], Belinda [Bindy, Lindy, Linda, Lindie, Belynda, Velinda, ..], Benigna, Beth [Bet, Bessie, Bethan], Caoimhe [Keva, Keeva, Keavy, Keevah], Carden [Cardin, Cardon], Caresse [Caress, Caressa, Carressa], Cedrica [Cedra, Cedrika, Cedrina, Cedriana], Charis [Karis, Karisa, Karissa, Karisse, Karrisa, Sherisa, ..], Ciara [Kiera, Keira, Siara, Kiara, Searra, Sierra, ..], Columbine [Colombe, Columbina], Dalia [Dalit, Dalya, Dalila, Dalyah, Daliya, Daliyah], Dalila [Lila], Damaris [Mari, Mara, Maris, Demaras, Demarys, Demaris, ..]


Emer [Eimer, Eimear, Eimhir], Ersilia [Ersila, Ercilia, Erzilia, Hersila, Hersilia], Fedora [Fadora], Flossie, Friedelinde [Friedalinda], Gaynor [Gayna, Gaenor, Gayner], Ginevra [Genevra], Guinevere [Win, Wendy, Winne, Winny, Wendie, Winnie, ..], Halima [Helima, Haleema, Haleima, Halimah, Haleemah], Hanan [Hanaan], Hayfa [Haifa], Hersilia [Ersila, Ercilia, Ersilia, Erzilia, Hersila], Jasmine [Yasmin, Yasmeen, Yasmina, Yasmine, Yasminia, Jessimine, ..], Jennifer [Jenny, Jenyfer, Jennyfer, Jenniver, Jennifeur, Jenniffer, ..], Lacey [Lacy, Laicee, Laicey, Laycie, Laisey, Lacyann, ..], Latifah [Latifa, Lateifa, Latiffa, Lateefa, Lateiffa, Lateefah], Leah [Lia, Lea, Lee, Leia, Leigh], Lenis [Lene, Lenos, Leneta, Lenita, Lenice, Lennice], Lieselotte, Lottie [Lotta, Lotte, Lotie, Lotti, Lotty]


Mahalia [Mahali, Mahalee, Mahalla, Mahelia, Mehalia, Mahaliah, ..], Malva [Melva, Melvina], Malvina [Mel, Melva, Mavina, Melvie, Melvina, Melvine, ..], Meegan [Meegan, Meeghan], Mildred [Milly, Millie, Mildrid], Miliani, Mina [Min, Mena, Minna, Minnie, Minette, Minnette], Nariko [Nari], Rabiah, Rama [Ramah], Rosalind [Rozelin, Rozelyn, Rozelind, Rozalynne, Rozelinda, Rozelynda, ..], Sefarina [Sefirina, Zefarina, Zepharina, Sepharina, Zephirina], Sheila [Shila, Shyla, Shiela, Shilea, Shilla, Shilah, ..], Sheryl [Sherril, Sheryll, Sherryl, Sherrill, Sherrelle, Sherylayne, ..], Tabitha [Tabby, Tabita, Tabotha, Tabetha, Tabytha, Tabbitha, ..], Tirion [Tirian, Tiryon, Tiryan, Tirien, Tirrien, Tirruan], Trilby [Trilbea, Trilbee, Trilbey, Trilbie, Trillby, Trilbeigh], Velvet, Vondra [Vonni, Vonnie]

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