Green Names

Green names and what they mean, for green, olive, greenery for females. Here is the list of Green names for boys. Adoption of these girl names reached its peak during 1930-1939 (usage of 0.1929%) and is somewhat lower today (usage 0.137%, down 29%), with names like Anne, Fern, Phyllis, Verna and Zetta becoming somewhat outmoded. The trendier baby names in this compilation are Chloe (#18), Esmeralda (#376), Jade (#139), Livia (#666) and Olivia (#2), with Chloe and Olivia undergoing a revival in usage.


Alivette - Esmeralda

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Alivette 1 .. From Latin. "Olive tree." Not in Top 1000. See also Olivette. Variant of Olivetta.

Anne 2 .. .. Montogomery's story "Anne of Green Gables" (1908) .. Popular. Anne (cf. Aubrianne, Zanne) uses the favored feminine -nne suffix. [Aine, Anabel, Anitra, Anna, Annabelle, Annaelle, Annalisa, Annelle, Annelore, Annetta, .. 86 more]

Beryl 3 .. Derivative of Greek word. "Light green semiprecious gemstone." Beril, Berri, Berrie, Beryle and Berylla are more unusual as variant forms of Beryl. The word is of Indian origin .. [Beril, Beryle, .. 5 more]

Bronte 4 .. .. in the film "The Green Card". Not in Top 1000. See also Brande.

Cherida 5 .. Based on French, Greek. "greenery." Not Top 1000 name. See also Charidy. Modern coinage ..

Cheryl 6 .. Stems fr. French, Greek words. "green gemstone." Somewhat unfamiliar as a baby name nowadays, though Cheryl still occurs often as a first name for women. Not found before the 1920s .. [Charell, Cherell, Cherelle, Cheriann, Cherie, Cherilynn, Cheryle, Cherylinn, Cherylle, Cherylyn, .. 40 more]

Chloe 7 .. From Greek language. "Green shoot." Usage of Chloe and variants as baby names in 2014 was 0.7% less than the year before. From Khloe, originally used in the .. [Chloee, Clo, Clorinda, Kloe, .. 4 more]

Chloris 8 .. Origin fr. Greek word. "Green, greenish yellow." Unusual, but Chloris, Cloris, etc. are similar to common -oris last names Loris (upper 41%), Sedoris (72%). From "khloros" .. [Chloress, Khloris, .. 2 more]

Cloris 9 .. Derivative of Greek word. "Green." Not in Top 1000. From "khloros" .. [Chloris]

Esmeralda 10 .. .. esmeralda for the prized green gemstone .. Popular. Esmaralda, var. (cf. Senalda, Maffalda) use the popular feminine -alda suffix. [Em, Esmaralda, Esmaria, Esmiralda, Esmirelda, .. 16 more]

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Green names: Anne, Beryl, Cheryl, Chloe, Esmeralda

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Summary of Green names (and variants) for girls.

Alivette - Esmeralda
Alivette, Anne [Oni, Nona, Onie, Nita, Nonie, Ninoshka, ..], Beryl [Berry, Beryn, Berri, Berrie, Beryle, Berylla], Bronte, Cherida, Cheryl [Sheryl, Shiral, Shyril, Sheryle, Sheryll, Shyrill, ..], Chloe [Kloe, Cloe, Cloey, Khloe, Khloey, Clorinda, ..], Chloris [Kloris, Cloris, Khloris, Chloress], Cloris [Chloris], Esmeralda [Lala, Ezzie, Lolly, Marilda, Smeralda, Ezmeralda, ..]

Fern - Yara
Fern [Ferna, Ferne], Filis, Irvette [Irvina, Ervina, Earvina, Ervette, Earvette], Jade [Zhade, Jayda, Jayde, Jayden, Jaydra, Jaydee, ..], Laverne [Verne, Lavern, Laverna, Leverne, Loverna, Laverrne], Livia [Livy, Livvy, Lyvia, Livya, Livija], Midori, Olida [Oleta], Olivia [Olva, Ollie, Olivya, Olivine, Olivija, Olivette, ..], Phillida [Fillida, Phillyda, Phyllida], Phyllis [Phylis, Phyliss, Phyllie, Phyllys, Phylliss, Phyllida, ..], Rima, Tawny [Tawni, Tawney, Tawnee, Tawnia, Tawnie, Tawnya, ..], Teal [Teil, Teall, Teill, Teela, Teille, Tealle], Turkessa [Turkissa, Turquessa, Turkwessa, Turquissa], Verbena [Verbyna, Verbina, Verbeena, Verbeina], Verde [Verda], Verna [Virna, Vernis, Vernie, Vernita, Vernise, Vernisha, ..], Viridiana [Virdis, Viridia, Viridis, Viridian, Viridianna, Viridianne], Yara [Iara, Uira]

Zetta - Zetta
Zetta [Zeta, Zetana]

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