Heroine Names

Heroine names and what they mean, for heroine, hero, idol for females. These girl names reached the peak of their popularity during 1940-1949 and are somewhat less popular today, with names such as Courtney, Brenda, Wendy, Judith and Cindy becoming somewhat dated. The most trendy birth names in this list are Cora (#103), Camilla (#364), Alice (#97), Nora (#49) and Scarlett (#30), with Alice, Camilla, Cora and Nora having a rebound in usage.


Alice - Aranrhod

Page 1/9 of 82 Heroine names.

Alice 1 .. Made famous by the heroine in Lewis Carroll's "Alice's Adventures in Wonderland" (1865) and "Through the Looking Glass" (1872), who was based on his child friend Alice Lidell, daughter of the Dean of Christ Church, Oxford .. A very common given name for girls (#97 a year ago), and also existing somewhat frequently as a last name. The variations Elke, Alyse, Ally, Alla, Alise and Alecia are popular as forms of Alice. [Adelice, Adelisa, Aillie, Ala, Alaisa, .. 97 more]

Amelia 2 .. Henry Fielding may possibly have first coined it for the heroine of his novel "Amelia" (1751), though forms such as Meelia, Amaly, and Aemelia existed since the 17th century .. Very popular choice for a baby name (#15 in 2014), Amelia also exists regularly as a first name among women in the community in the US Census. The variations Millie, Malia, Emmeline, Emeline, Delia and Amalia are prevalent as variant forms of Amelia. [Aemelia, Amalea, Amaleta, Amalie, Amalina, .. 42 more]

Aminta 3 .. Aminta was the heroine of a well-known pastoral play by the Italian poet Torquato Tasso (16th century) of the Renaissance. Aminta is a scantly used women's name. The form Minta is widely used as a variation of Aminta. [Amintah, Eminta, Minty, .. 2 more]

Aoife 4 .. It was also borne by several heroines and a warrior princess in ancient Irish legend .. Aoife is infrequently used as a female name. [Aoibhe]

Aranrhod 5 .. The legendary heroine may originally have been a moon goddess .. Rarely used as a name for babies. [Arianrhod]

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Heroine names: Alice, Amelia

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Quick Index

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

[Alice - Aranrhod]
Alice [102], Amelia [47], Aminta [5], Aoife [1], Aranrhod [1]

[Augusta - Candida]
Augusta [17], Ayla, Beatrice [24], Becky [1], Belle [8], Brenda [14], Brett [5], Brunhilda [20], Camilla [38], Candida [5]

[Carinthia - Consuelo]
Carinthia, Carmen [28], Ceridwen [6], Charlotte [99], Cher [22], Christabel [13], Cindy [21], Claudine [1], Clelia [1], Consuelo [6]

[Cora - Frankie]
Cora [58], Courtney [37], Cressida [2], Desdemona [1], Dillian [4], Dorothy [40], Eluned [11], Eurfron [1], Flora [31], Frankie

[Gabrielle - Isabel]
Gabrielle [26], Gavrila [3], Giselle [10], Halfrida, Hayley [14], Hester [4], Hildegarde [9], Holly [7], Imogen [7], Isabel [43]

[Janice - Laura]
Janice [19], Jemima [8], Jerica [3], Jerusha [3], Joan [6], Judith [16], Katniss, Kinsey [6], Lalla, Laura [59]

[Leonora - Perdita]
Leonora [11], Linette [10], Lorna [1], Lynette [10], Madison [5], Medora, Mimi [2], Nora [8], Ondine [3], Perdita

[Phaedra - Ulyssa]
Phaedra [7], Pippa [2], Portia, Priscilla [19], Rowena [5], Roxanne [22], Scarlett [3], Semele [2], Silvia [13], Ulyssa [1]

[Una - Zuleika]
Una [6], Valkyrie [3], Varina [1], Violet [30], Wendy [9], Yancey [3], Zuleika [2]

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