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14 Last names and what they mean, for last for baby girls, listing 1-14. Alix, Anastasia, Cora, Logan, Monet, Nydia, Omega, Soraya and Zita are commonly used names, while Calpurnia, Kora, Nordica, Quincey and Ramsay are rare in comparison.
Anastasia .. The name of one of the daughters of Nicholas II, the last Russian czar, who supposedly survived the massacre of the royal family, and a film was based on this story (1956) ..
Calpurnia .. The name of Julius Caesar's last wife, who appears in Shakespeare's play "Julius Caesar" ..
Cora .. An invented name coined by American writer James Fenimore Cooper for the dark-haired heroine in "The Last of the Mohicans" (1826) ..
Kora .. Can be traced back to classical mythology, though the modern form was coined by American writer James Fenimore Cooper in "The Last of the Mohicans" (1826) ..
Logan .. She was called by her last name rather than her first by her love interest on the show.
Monet Use of the last name of Impressionist painter Claude Monet ..
Nordica .. A brand of ski equipment, and the last name of soprano Lillian Nordica.
Nydia .. Literary: in Edward Bulwer-Lytton's novel "The Last Days of Pompeii", Nydia was a blind flower-seller who saved her beloved at the cost of her own life.
Omega .. The last letter in the Greek alphabet ..
Quincey .. Last name of a prominent Massachusetts family whose name is borne by a town and by the sixth American President John Quincy Adams.
Ramsay .. Place name that was originally a last name common in Scotland, and seldom used as a given name for boys.
Soraya .. Queen Soraya was the second wife of the last Shah of Iran.
Zita .. The name of the last Hapsburg empress.
Bree .. Also possibly (Latin) "from the boundary line" ..
Neila .. "Closing, locking." ..
Adesina .. "My coming has opened the way." ..
Arethusa .. Greek mythology: Arethusa was a nymph pursued by a river god, who was changed by Artemis into a stream to avoid a fate worse than death.
Niagara .. Niagara Falls used to be a top destination for honeymoons.
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