Heroine Names

Heroine names and what they mean, for heroine, hero, idol for females. These girl names reached the peak of their popularity in 1940-1949 and are somewhat less popular today, with names like Joan, Janice, Judith, Flora and Belle becoming somewhat dated. The most trendy baby names in this list are Dorothy (#731), Beatrice (#601), Cora (#103), Camilla (#364) and Alice (#97), with these names enjoying a resurgence 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 .. The name Alice is becoming increasingly popular with parents. The forms Ellie, Elissa, Alysia, Alyce, Ally, Allie, Alison, Alisa and Ali are widely used as variations of this name. [Adelice, Adelisa, Aillie, Ala, Alaisa, .. 95 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 .. Amelia is common (Top 8%) as a female name. The variations Milly, Malika, Emmie, Emilia, Emelie and Amelie are generally used 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. Only rarely used as a name for babies. See also Amina. [Amintah, Eminta, Minty, .. 2 more]

Aoife 4 .. The name has also been associated with Esuvia, a Gaulish goddess, and was borne by several heroines in ancient Irish legend .. A baby name that is only intermittently used.

Aranrhod 5 .. The legendary heroine may originally have been a moon goddess .. Only 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 their variants) for girls.

[Alice - Aranrhod]
Alice [100], Amelia [47], Aminta [5], Aoife, 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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