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Gracious names

Gracious names and what they mean, for gracious, grace, graceful, kind, compassion, charity, dignity, fine.

These girl names reached the apex of their popularity during 1920-1929 (usage of 0.2143%) and are somewhat less popular today (usage 0.1285%, down 40%), with names like Tabitha, Janice, Carissa, Charity and Giovanna falling out of fashion. The trendier girl names here are Adelaide (#316), Willow (#138), Eleanor (#78), Victoria (#19) and Olivia (#2), with Adelaide, Eleanor and Olivia going through a rebound in popularity. Grice (top 3%) and Olivi (84%) are common surnames.

Here is the list of Gracious names for boys.

Adelaide - Charis

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Top 1000 baby names ranking of Gracious names: Adelaide, Alma, Alta, Altagracia, Ana

Adelaide 1 .. Based on Old German word. "Noble kind." Listed in Top 1000. From adal heid, via French Adé .. [Ada, Adalaide, Adalyn, Adel, Adelais, Adelle, Aline, Del, Della, Delli, .. 48 more]

Aglaia 2 .. .. of the Three Graces. The other .. Not Top 1000 name.

Alma 3 .. Stems fr. Latin, Italian, Hebrew, Arabic. "Nourishing, kind; soul; young woman; learned." Alame, Alema and Almaay are kreatif forms. Modern name .. [Almah, .. 1 more]

Aloha 4 .. Origin fr. Hawaiian. "Love or compassion." Outside Top 1000. See also Alaya. Modern name ..

Alta 5 .. .. to the "high grace" of Mary .. Common. Compare Alta, Allta with popular -ta last name Aita (top 36%). [Allta, .. 1 more]

Altagracia 6 .. an elaboration of "grace" created from .. Altagracia is commonplace as a variant form. [Allagracia, .. 1 more]

Ana 7 .. Root fr. Hebrew word. "Favored grace." Common. Ana, Analena, like Allana, uses the -na ending. Spanish variant of Anne .. [Analee, Analeigh, Analena, Anarosa, .. 4 more]

Ann 8 .. .. name refers to "grace". Simplified form .. Ann (top 1%) and Annie (2%) are familiar as feminine names, and Ann is found regularly (top 23%) as a surname. [Annie]

Atifa 9 .. Origin fr. Arabic element. "Kind." Uncommon. Atifa, Ateefa (cf. Alufa) ends with the feminine -fa. Feminine of Atif. [Ateefa, Ateefah, .. 1 more]

Benigna 10 .. From Latin language. "Kind, well born." Benigna is unique as a birth name.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Gracious names: Ann, Bonnie, Carissa, Chantal

Bonnie 11 .. Root fr. Scottish language. "Fine, attractive, pretty." Adoption of Bonnibelle and variants peaked during 1940-1949 and is lower today, with Bonny and Bonnie becoming less stylish. From the Scottish word "bonnie" and .. [Bonne, Bonnee, Bonni, Bonnibell, Bonnin, Bonny, Bunny, .. 10 more]

Branice 12 .. variation of Janice (Hebrew) "God's grace". A rare girls' name. See also Brandice.

Cadhla 13 .. Stems fr. Irish element. "Beautiful, graceful." Adoption of Cadhla, Kyla, etc. as girls' names in 2014 was down 6.1% compared to the previous year. [Keela, Kyla]

Carissa 14 .. Source fr. Latin, Greek words. "grace." Rare. Charissa, var. (cf. Clarrissa) ends with the favored feminine -issa. Simplified spelling of Charissa, from Charis .. [Caresa, Kharissa, .. 8 more]

Carita 15 .. .. Latin word "caritas" meaning "charity, love" .. Unusual, with the -ita suffix for Carita, Karita like Chaquita. [Caritta, .. 1 more]

Cedrica 16 .. Based on Old English. "Kind and loved." Not Top 1000 names. Feminine of Cedric. [Cedra, .. 3 more]

Chanina 17 .. Based on Hebrew language. "Gracious." Uncommon as children's names, but Haninah, Chanina, etc. are comparable to the more conventional Hannah. [Chaninah, Haninah, .. 2 more]

Chantal 18 .. .. at first to charity and later .. Shanda occurs commonly (top 83%) as a last name. [Chandal, Chantaal, Chantae, Chantale, Chantee, Chanter, Chantila, Chantill, Chantille, Chantrill, .. 63 more]

Chanya 19 .. Source fr. Hebrew word. "Grace of the Lord." Rare. Chanya and variants are not listed in the US Demographics. [Chania, Hania, .. 4 more]

Charis 20 .. Origin fr. Greek. "Grace." Charisse (upper 36%), Karissa (37%), Cherise (41%), Charissa (42%) and Charise (64%) are prevalent women's names. .. symbolize the Christian concept of charity .. [Caressa, Carisa, Chari, Charisha, Charisse, Charista, Cherise, Karas, Karissa, Karisse, .. 17 more]

Quick Reference

Summary of Gracious names (and variants) for girls.

Adelaide - Charis
Adelaide [Lady, Laidey, ..], Aglaia, Alma [Almah, Allma], Aloha, Alta [Allta, Altha], Altagracia [Allagracia, Altagrazia], Ana [Anka, Anica, ..], Ann [Annie], Atifa [Atifah, Ateefah], Benigna, Bonnie [Bunny, Bunnie, ..], Branice, Cadhla [Kyla, Keela], Carissa [Karissa, Kharissa, ..], Carita [Karita, Caritta], Cedrica [Cedrika, Cedrina, ..], Chanina [Haninah, Haninach, ..], Chantal [Shontel, Shontelle, ..], Chanya [Haniah, Hanyah, ..], Charis [Karrisa, Sherisa, ..]

Charissa - Giovanna
Charissa [Kharissa], Charita, Charity [Sharity, Sharitye, ..], Chasity [Chassy, Chassity, ..], Cherry [Chery, Cheryth, ..], Chevonne [Shivawn, Shivonne, ..], Clemence [Clemmie, Clementine, ..], Doveva, Eleanor [Norah, Norina, ..], Elegance, Elnora, Engracia, Esperanza [Esperance, Esperantia], Euphrosyne, Gambhira, Gazella [Gazelle], Gene [Genie], Gianna [Gionna, Giannina, ..], Gianina [Jeannine, Jeeanima, ..], Giovanna [Jovanna, Jovanne, ..]

Grace - Juanita
Grace [Grazyna, Graziosa, ..], Hanita, Hansine [Hanseen, Hansina], Hope, Ivana [Ivanna, Ivanya, ..], Ivory [Ivorie, Ivorine], Jan [Janne, Jannah, ..], Jana [Janny, Jannie, ..], Jancis [Jances, Jancess], Jane [Vania, Vanya, ..], Janice [Jenise, Jennice, ..], Jean [Jennine, Jennetta, ..], Jeannine [Jineen, Jennine, ..], Jenna [Jennarae, Jennasee, ..], Jeovanna [Jeovana], Joan [Joni, Jonee, ..], Johanna [Johanne, Jovanna, ..], Johnella [Jahnel, Jahnell, ..], Johnna [Jonnie, Jovanna, ..], Juanita [Wanita, Waneeta, ..]

Karis - Rexanne
Karis, Keren [Kerena, Kerensa], Kylie [Kylin, Kylianne, ..], Leonora [Ora, Norah, ..], Leora [Liora, Leorah], Linden [Lindon, Lindynn], Louise [Lulu, Lulita, ..], Ludmilla [Lyuba, Lyudmila], Majesta [Majesty], Marian [Maryann, Maryanne, ..], Marianne [Maryann, Maryanna, ..], Maysa, Mercy [Mersey, Mercina, ..], Mina [Minnie, Minnette, ..], Nidia [Nibia, Nydia], Nydia [Nidia, Needia], Olivia [Olva, Ollie, ..], Rama [Ramah], Remy [Remmy, Rhemy, ..], Rexanne [Rexina, Rexine, ..]

Rue - Yoana
Rue [Ruta], Seana [Seanna], Shan [Shante, Shayne, ..], Shavonne [Shyvon, Shyvonne, ..], Shawna [Siana, Sianna, ..], Sheena [Sina, Sine, ..], Shona [Shuna, Shunagh, ..], Sian [Siana, Sianna], Sinead [Sina, Sine, ..], Siobhan [Syvonne, Siobhian, ..], Tabitha [Tabotha, Tabytha, ..], Teresa [Tresa, Tressa, ..], Thalia [Thalie, Thalya, ..], Tirion [Tiryan, Tiryon, ..], Victoria [Vitoria, Vittoria, ..], Willow, Yannick [Yann, Yannic], Yoana [Yoanna, Yoannah, ..]