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Holy names

Holy names and what they mean, for holy, divine, sacred, heavenly.

Usage of these girl names reached its apex during the years 1900-1909 (usage of 0.1535%) and is somewhat lower today (usage 0.0897%, down 41.6%), with names such as Araceli, Moriah, Celeste, Myrtle and Olga falling out of style. The most fashionable birth names among these are Leilani (#218), Trinity (#110), Bethany (#393), Jordan (#247) and Diana (#297), with Leilani having a rebound in popularity. Diani (top 64%) and Diano (34%) are familiar surnames.

Here is the list of Holy names for boys.

Abilene - Diana

Page 1/3 of 55 Holy names.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Holy names: Agnes, Annis, Araceli, Ariadne, Beatrice

Abilene 1 .. .. region of the Holy Land, whose .. Unusual, but Abilene, Abalene are comparable to common last name Anene (upper 82%), which also ends with -ene. [Abalene, Abiline, .. 2 more]

Agnes 2 .. Source fr. Greek. "Pure, holy." A somewhat untypical children's name that is used fairly frequently as a last name. Latin form of the Greek name .. [Ag, Aggi, Aggie, Aggy, Aghna, Agna, Agnella, Agnellah, Agnelle, Agnetta, .. 65 more]

Amrita 3 .. .. to be a divine drink which .. Not in popularity charts. See also Amita.

Annis 4 .. .. Agnes, which means "holy" in Greek .. Anissa (upper 33%), Annice (66%) and Annis (60%) are commonly occurring female names. [Anessa, .. 7 more]

Ansonia 5 .. Ann or son of the divine .. Not in Top 1000. [Annesonia, Ansonya, .. 2 more]

Araceli 6 .. Stems fr. Latin word. "heavenly homemaker." Araceli has waned in favor as a children's name since 2002. Spanish name. [Aracelia, Aracelis, Arcilla, Aricela, Ariceli, .. 3 more]

Ariadne 7 .. Stems fr. Greek language. "Most holy." Aria is found regularly (upper 40%) as a surname. Mythology .. [Arene, Ariane, Arianna, Arianne, Aryanie, Aryanne, .. 9 more]

Arianwen 8 .. Stems fr. Welsh element. "White, holy silver." Alarianwen, Arianwenal and Arianwenna are kreatif forms. Name of one of the daughters .. [Arianwyn]

Beatrice 9 .. .. heroine of Dante's "Divine Comedy" and .. Beea and forms soared in popularity in the 1920s and are almost as popular now, but with Beatrice and Beatriz becoming less in vogue. [Bea, Beatriss, Beatriz, Bee, Beeatrissa, Beeatrix, Beitriss, Trix, .. 16 more]

Bethany 10 .. .. Jesus stayed during Holy Week, before .. Bethany, Betheney, etc. became less trendy in 2014, dropping -6 rankings as birth names with Bethany falling the most. [Bethanee, Bethaney, Bethani, Bethanie, Bethanne, Bethanny, Betheney, Bethzy, .. 3 more]

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Holy names: Bethany, Beulah, Celeste, Diana

Beulah 11 .. .. name symbolic of the heavenly Zion .. A somewhat offbeat children's name which occurs fairly often as a surname. [Beaulah, .. 4 more]

Celeste 12 .. Source fr. Latin language. "Heavenly." Common, with the common -te ending for Celeste, Saleste, etc. like Charlotte. Anglicized form of CÚleste (French) .. [Cela, Celes, Celesia, Celestene, Celestia, Celestijna, Celestine, Celie, Celina, Celleste, .. 36 more]

Chalice 13 .. .. the legend of the Holy Grail .. Chalice is not a Top 1000 name. See also Calico.

Charisma 14 .. .. bestowed by the Holy Spirit on .. Unusual, with the -ma ending for Charisma, Carisma, Karisma like Carma. [Carisma, .. 2 more]

Chermona 15 .. Derivative of Hebrew. "Sacred mountain." Not Top 1000 names. Probably refers to Mount Hermon in .. [Chermonah, .. 3 more]

Columba 16 .. .. for peace and the Holy Spirit. Colly and variants are not Top 1000 names. [Collie, Columbia, .. 3 more]

Comfort 17 .. .. the Bible, the Holy Ghost is .. Not in popularity charts.

Corazon 18 .. .. in reference to the Sacred Heart .. Corazon is popular as a variation. [Corazana]

Deva 19 .. Based on Hindi word. "Divine, god like." Deva, like the similar-sounding Dove, exists more usually as a surname. Hindu mythology .. [Devi]

Diana 20 .. Derived fr. Latin language. "Divine." Danne, Dayann, Dayanna, Dayanne and Deeana are more rare as variations of Diana. Mythology .. [Danne, Dayann, Dayanna, Dena, Diandra, Dianne, .. 29 more]

Quick Reference

Summary of Holy names (and variants) for girls.

Abilene - Diana
Abilene [Abalene, Abalina, Abilena, Abiline], Agnes [Una, Ynez, Unah, Ynes, Oonah, Senga, ..], Amrita, Annis [Annes, Annys, Anysia, Annice, Annisa, Anyssa, ..], Ansonia [Ansonya, Annsonia, Annsonya, Annesonia], Araceli [Arcelia, Arcilla, Aricela, Ariceli, Aracelis, Aricelly, ..], Ariadne [Aryane, Aryana, Ariette, Aryanie, Aryanna, Aryanne, ..], Arianwen [Arianwyn], Beatrice [Trix, Trixy, Trixie, Beitris, Beeatrix, Beitriss, ..], Bethany [Bethzy, Betheny, Bethanne, Betheney, Bethanny, Bethannie, ..], Beulah [Bulah, Beula, Bewlah, Byulah, Beaulah], Celeste [Tina, Tinka, Silestina, Silestyne, Silestyna, Silestijna, ..], Chalice, Charisma [Karisma, Carisma, Charisma], Chermona [Hermona, Hermonah, Chermonah, Hermonach], Columba [Colly, Collie, Colombe, Columbia, Columbine], Comfort, Corazon [Corazana], Deva [Devi], Diana [Dyan, Dyana, Dyane, Dyann, Dyanna, Dyanne, ..]

Divina - Moriah
Divina [Devina, Divine, Divinia], Dove [Dova], Eiddwen, Eilwen, Eirwen [Eirawen], Eithne [Etna, Enya, Ethni, Ethnah, Ethnea, Ethnee, ..], Elga [Helga, Ellga, Elgiva], Fiammetta [Fiamma], Fuensanta [Fuenta], Glenys [Glenis, Glennys, Glennis, Glenice, Glennice], Gwen [Gwyn, Gwenn, Gwynn], Gwyn [Gwinn, Gwynn, Gwynna, Gwinna, Gwinne, Gwynne], Helga, Holiday [Holladay, Holliday], Jordan [Jori, Jorie, Jorry, Jorey, Jorrdan, Jourdan, ..], Kalifa, Kalinda [Kalindi, Kalynda], Leilani [Lalani], Mecca, Moriah [Moraia, Moraiah]

Myrtle - Winifred
Myrtle [Myrta, Myrtia, Myrtis, Myrtie, Mirtie, Myrtice, ..], Olga [Ola, Elga, Olia, Helga, Olenka], Pangiota [Panagiota], Parthenia [Pathina, Pathinia, Parthena, Parthinia, Parthenie, Partheenia], Remedios, Sancia [Sanzia, Sancha, Santsia, Sanchia], Santana [Santa], Santuzza, Trinity [Trini, Trinita, Trinidad, Trinitey, Trinitee, Trinidade], Ula [Eula, Ulla, Ulli, Yulla], Urania [Uranya, Ourania, Ouranie, Urainia, Uraniya], Veda [Vida, Veta, Vedis, Veida, Veeda], Verbena [Verbyna, Verbina, Verbeena, Verbeina], Vesta [Vesteria], Winifred [Wynn, Wynne, Wynafred, Wynifred, Winnifred, Wynnifred, ..]