Gentle Names

Gentle names and what they mean, for gentle, delicate, soft, kind, smooth, womanly, tender for women. Here is the list of Gentle names for boys. Adoption of these girl names was at its highest during the years 1970-1979 (usage of 0.1447%) and is almost as widespread today (usage 0.0939%, down 35.2%), but with names like Ciara, Tabitha, Belinda, Damaris and Mildred falling out of fashion. The more fashionable birth names among these are Adelaide (#316), Aspen (#397), Leah (#35), Jasmine (#100) and Lacey (#486), with Adelaide and Leah enjoying a revival in usage.


Adelaide - Alma

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Adelaide 1 .. Derivative of Old German word. "Noble kind." Popular, and Adelaide, Adalayde, etc. are comparable to common -de last names Adside (upper 56%), Ataide (73%). From adal heid, via French Adé .. [Ada, Adalayde, Adalena, Adaline, Addalla, Adelade, Adelais, Adelajda, Adelicia, Aide, .. 48 more]

Adelinde 2 .. Source fr. Old German. "Noble, soft, tender." Uncommon. Adelinde, like Yolande, Rolande, ends with the familiar feminine -nde. Modern use is also a blend .. [Adele, Adeline, Linda, .. 1 more]

Adin 3 .. Origin fr. Hebrew word. "Delicate and slender." Not much used as a girls' name, Adin exists more frequently as a last name. Appears in the Old Testament as .. [Adina, Adeana]

Adina 4 .. Derived fr. Hebrew element. "Noble, gentle, delicate." Unusual. Adina (cf. Haroldina, Fernandina) ends with the popular feminine -dina. Also possibly "longing". [Adeana, Adeena, .. 4 more]

Alma 5 .. Derivative of Latin, Italian, Hebrew, Arabic. "Nourishing, kind; soul; young woman; learned." Alma (cf. Kulma, Huma) is a common -ma suffix last name. Modern name .. [Almah, .. 1 more]

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Gentle names: Adelaide, Alma

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Summary of all Gentle names (and variants) for girls.

[Adelaide - Alma]
Adelaide [Elke, Lady, Heidi, Laidey, ..], Adelinde [Linda, Adele, Adeline, Adelinda], Adin [Adina, Adeana], Adina [Adena, Adine, Adeena, Adinah, ..], Alma [Almah, Allma]

[Aspen - Friedelinde]
Aspen, Atifa [Atifah, Ateefa, Ateefah], Belinda [Linda, Lindy, Lindie, Velinda, ..], Benigna, Beth [Bet, Bessie, Bethan], Caoimhe [Keva, Keeva, Keavy, Keevah], Carden [Cardin, Cardon], Caresse [Caress, Caressa, Carressa], Cedrica [Cedra, Cedrika, Cedrina, Cedriana], Charis [Karissa, Karisse, Karrisa, Sherisa, ..], Ciara [Kiera, Siara, Sierra, Searra, ..], Columbine [Colombe, Columbina], Dalia [Dalya, Dalyah, Daliya, Daliyah, ..], Dalila [Lila], Damaris [Mara, Mari, Maris, Demarys, ..], Emer [Eimer, Eimear, Eimhir], Ersilia [Ersila, Erzilia, Hersila, Hersilia], Fedora [Fadora], Flossie, Friedelinde [Friedalinda]

[Gaea - Mildred]
Gaea [Gala, Gaia, Gaiea, Gaiana], Gaynor [Gayna, Gaenor, Gayner], Ginevra [Genevra], Guinevere [Win, Winne, Winny, Winnie, ..], Halima [Helima, Haleima, Halimah, Haleemah], Hayfa [Haifa], Hersilia [Ersila, Ersilia, Erzilia, Hersila], Jasmine [Yasmin, Yasmina, Yasmine, Yasminia, ..], Jennifer [Jenny, Jenyfer, Jenniver, Jennyfer, ..], Lacey [Laicee, Laicey, Laisey, Laycie, ..], Latifah [Latifa, Latiffa, Lateifa, Lateiffa, ..], Leah [Lee, Lia, Leia, Leigh], Lenis [Lenos, Lenita, Lenice, Lennice, ..], Lieselotte, Lottie [Lotte, Lotie, Lotti, Lotty], Mahalia [Mahalla, Mahelia, Mehalia, Mahaliah, ..], Malva [Melva, Melvina], Malvina [Melva, Melvie, Melvina, Melvine, ..], Meegan [Meegan, Meeghan], Mildred [Milly, Millie, Mildrid]

[Miliani - Vondra]
Miliani, Mina [Minna, Minnie, Minette, Minnette, ..], Nariko [Nari], Rabiah, Rama [Ramah], Rosalind [Rozelyn, Rozelind, Rozelinda, Rozelynda, ..], Sefarina [Zefarina, Sepharina, Zepharina, Zephirina], Sheila [Shyla, Shilah, Shilla, Shilea, ..], Sheryl [Sherryl, Sheryll, Sherrill, Sherylayne, ..], Tabitha [Tabita, Tabetha, Tabotha, Tabytha, ..], Tirion [Tiryon, Tiryan, Tirruan, Tirrien, ..], Trilby [Trilbey, Trilbie, Trillby, Trilbeigh, ..], Velvet, Vondra [Vonni, Vonnie]

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