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Page 1/3. 43 Good names and what they mean, for good for baby girls, listing 1-20. Here is the list of Good names for boys.
Abigail .. Biblical: the name of King David's third wife, described as "good in discretion and beautiful in form" ..
Adonia .. (Greek) "Extremely good looking." ..
Agatha .. (Greek) "Good, honorable." ..
Aggie .. (Greek) "Good, pure." ..
Angel .. The influence of the word "angel" makes the name an affectionate term of address for a good (or pretty) little girl ..
Angela .. The word "angel" is also used as an affectionate term for a good (or pretty) girl ..
Audrey .. Also the root, via Saint Audrey, for the word "tawdry", due to lace and goods sold at Saint Audrey's Fair in England ..
Beryl .. The beryl was considered a token of good luck ..
Bess Short form of Elizabeth, used commonly during the time of Queen Elizabeth I, who was known as "Good Queen Bess" ..
Bonfilia .. (Italian) "Good daughter."
Bonita .. Also possibly the feminine equivalent of the male name Bonitus (Latin) "good", which was borne by an Italian saint of the sixth century and a Provenšal saint of the seventh ..
Bonnie .. From the Scottish word "bonnie" and also diminutive of the French word "bonne", meaning "good" .. The old nursery rhyme claims that "the child who is born on the Sabbath Day/is bonny and blithe and good and gay", which makes this an appropriate name for a Sunday's child ..
Buena .. (Spanish) "Good."
Carey .. Also possibly a place name from Welsh "rhiw" meaning "hill fort", or from Gaelic "ciar" meaning "black", and Latin "carriarus" for an occupational surname for those who moved goods ..
Cari .. Also possibly derived from Welsh "rhiw" meaning "hill fort", or from Gaelic "ciar" meaning "black", and Latin "carriarus" for an occupational surname for those who moved goods.
Cinnamon .. It is the inner bark of a small evergreen tree, and has been used by cultures from China to the Netherlands for flavoring food, scenting fabrics and household goods, and for medical purposes ..
Debonnaire .. May possibly be a Norman family name, meaning "of good lineage".
Devi .. Hindu mythology: title, especially relating to Shiva's wife, who is known by various names according to her exercise of power for good or ill ..
Dorcas .. Biblical: a woman who "abounded in good deeds and gifts of mercy" ..
Eudocia .. (Greek) "Good reputation." ..
Abigail, Agatha, Angel, Angela, Audrey, Beryl, Bess, Bonita, Bonnie, Buena, Carey, Cari and Dorcas are commonly used names, while Adonia, Aggie, Bonfilia, Cinnamon, Debonnaire, Devi and Eudocia are rare in comparison. (2000 U.S. Census)
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