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Page 1/4. 64 Life names and what they mean, for life, alive, fate, soul for baby girls, listing 1-20. Here is the list of Life names for boys.
Aisha .. (Arabic) "Alive and well." Also possibly means "life" in Swahili ..
Alma .. (Latin, Italian, Hebrew, Arabic) "Soul." ..
Aretha .. Singer Aretha Franklin, the "goddess of soul".
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.
Ashia .. (Arabic) "Life and hope." ..
Athanasia .. (Greek) "Eternal life." ..
Ava .. Other possible sources are the Hebrew name Chava meaning "life" or "serpent", or from Latin "avis" meaning "bird" ..
Beatrice .. (Latin) "Voyager (through life)." ..
Bee Diminutive of Beatrice (Latin) "voyager (through life); blessed" ..
Betha .. (Celtic) "Life."
Bethany .. From the New Testament description of life in the house, the name has rather domestic, cozy connotations ..
Bibiana .. Variant of Vivian (Latin) "alive" ..
Bonnie .. Their life was made into the 1967 film "Bonnie and Clyde" ..
Casey .. Made famous by the popular song about the heroism of Luther Casey Jones, a US engine driver who gave his life to save the lives of his passengers ..
Cenobia .. (Greek) "Life of Zeus." ..
Chantal .. It was originally given in honor of Saint Jeanne-Françoise de Chantal (17th-century), a woman of great piety who adopted a strict religious life and founded an order of nuns, the Vistandines, devoted at first to charity and later to teaching and devotion to Jesus ..
Chava .. (Hebrew) "Life." ..
Chaya .. (Hebrew) "Life." ..
Cora .. Classical mythology: name of Persephone, the goddess of the underworld who lives there in winter, before her return in spring causes the cycle of life to continue ..
Coral .. In Hebrew, the word means "fate, destiny, luck" ..
Aisha, Alma, Aretha, Ava, Beatrice, Bee, Bethany, Bonnie, Casey, Chantal, Chaya, Cora and Coral are commonly used names, while Arethusa, Ashia, Athanasia, Betha, Bibiana, Cenobia and Chava are rare in comparison. (2000 U.S. Census)
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