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8 Knight names and what they mean, for knight for baby girls, listing 1-8. Here is the list of Knight names for boys.


Ancelote .. Feminine of Lancelot, the famous knight of the Round Table.

Emily .. Literary: the form Emelye was used in the 14th century by Chaucer's "The Knight's Tale", which was a translation of Emilia, the form in Chaucer's source, Boccaccio's Teseida ..
[Aemiley, Aemilia, Aemilie, Aimil, Amalea, .. 70 more]

Enid .. Literary: the name was revived in the 19th century by Tennyson's "Idylls of the King", which contains the story of the knight Geraint and his meek but brave wife Enid ..
[Eanid, Ened, Enedd, Enedina, Eneida, .. 3 more]

Gladys .. Singer Gladys Knight.
[Glad, Gladdis, Gladdys, Gladi, Gladis, .. 3 more]

Keisha .. Actress Keshia Knight Pulliam.
[Keasha, Kecia, Keesha, Keeshah, Keicia, .. 6 more]

Paige .. A page in medieval households was usually a young boy whose service was the first step in his training as a knight ..
[Padget, Padgett, Page, Paget, Pagett, .. 1 more]

Trista .. A young knight sent to retrieve Isolde, his king's betrothed, from Ireland, they fall in love but the romance ended in grief ..
[Tristan, Tristana, Tristen, Tristin, Tristina, .. 4 more]

Tristana .. In medieval legend, Tristan is a knight who fell in love with Isolde, the wife of his uncle ..
[Tristen, Tristenna]


Top 1000 baby names ranking of Knight names: Emily, Enid, Gladys, Keisha, Paige, Trista

Emily, Enid, Gladys, Keisha, Paige and Trista are commonly used names, while Ancelote and Tristana are rare in comparison. (2000 U.S. Census)

Featured categories: castle, fighter, king, queen, rival, rough, sword.


Elaine .. In the King Arthur myths, Elaine is a character who fell in love with Lancelot ..
[Alaina, Alayna, Alayne, Allaine, Elaene, .. 21 more]

Charmaine .. The name found some popularity due to The Bachelor's hit song "Charmaine" in the 1960s ..
[Char, Charamy, Charamalique, Chari, Charma, .. 22 more]

Nixie .. Usually beautiful, and unlike pixies, nixies are belligerent toward men.

Cabalina .. From the same root as the Spanish word "caballero".

Cala .. (Arabic) "Castle, fortress."

Sage .. The name has associations with sagebrush, cowboys, and the Wild West.
[Saige, Sayge]

Averil .. From the source phrase eofor hild with connotations of a ferocious fighter ..
[Avaril, Averhilda, Averilda, Averill, Averilla, .. 3 more]

Marian .. Robin Hood's love Maid Marian ..
[Mariam, Mariana, Mariane, Marion, Maryann, .. 1 more]

Abigail .. Biblical: the name of King David's third wife, described as "good in discretion and beautiful in form" ..
[Abagael, Abagail, Abagale, Abageal, Abagil, .. 36 more]

Lorelei .. Writer Anita Loos used this when she created blonde bombshell Lorelei Lee in her novel "Gentlemen Prefer Blondes" ..
[Laurelei, Laurelie, Loralee, Loralei, Loralie, .. 8 more]

Adelaide .. First popular in England after the reign (1830-37) of William IV and Queen Adelaide ..
[Ada, Adalaide, Adalayde, Adalena, Adalheid, .. 52 more]

Amelia .. (Latin, Old German) "Rival, eager work." ..
[Aemelia, Aimiliona, Amalea, Amalee, Amaleta, .. 42 more]

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