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154 Light baby names and what they mean, for light, bright, shining, brilliant. These girl names were at the top of their popularity in the 1880s (adoption of 6.34%) and have become significantly less common since (adoption 2.97%, 53%), with names such as Ciara becoming less in vogue. The trendier birth names among these are Alina (#192), Callie (#186), Lucy (#62), Nora (#49) and Nova (#287). Here is the list of Bright names for boys.


Agave - Assunta | Asuncion - Ciana | Ciara - Elga | Eliora - Lenore | Leonora - Meera | Meira - Phaedra | Philiberta - Thea | Uberta - Zuleika


Agave
From Greek element. "Illustrious, noble." Uncommon, but Agave is comparable to common -ve surnames Angove (upper 29%), Aldave (94%). See also Agafi.

Aine
Source fr. Gaelic, Celtic languages. "Brilliant; happiness." Uncommon as a children's name, but Aine is comparable to the more popular Aide. See also Ana. Though not strictly related, Anne, Anna ..

Aki
Source fr. Japanese element. "Bright; glistening." Not in popularity charts.

Akiko
Derivative of Japanese. "Bright child; glistening child." Akiko is uncommon as a girls' name. See also Aiko.

AkilahAkilah
Stems fr. Arabic. "Bright, intelligent." Somewhat atypical as a baby name nowadays, though Akilah still occurs regularly as a female first name. [Akiela, .. 1 more]

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Light names: Akilah, Akira, Alberta, Alina, Alyssa, Assunta

AkiraAkira
Derivative of Japanese element. "Bright, clear, ideal." Adoption of Akira as a birth name in 2014 was up 32.9% compared to the previous decade. Cross-gender use.

Akyra
Derivative of Japanese element. "Bright, clear, ideal." Alyra is a marginally prominent baby name. See also Amyra. Invented feminine form of Akira.

Alaula
Derivative of Hawaiian language. "Light of dawn or sunset glow." Alauda and Alauli are kreatif variations. See also Alala.

AlbertaAlberta
Derived fr. Old English. "Noble, bright." Alberta, Berti, etc. became less trendy last year, dropping on average -18 positions as birth names with Alli leading the decline. Feminine of Albert .. [Al, Albert, Albertha, Alberthine, Ali, Alie, Allie, Alverta, Berty, Elbertha, .. 21 more]

Alcinda
.. name Lucinda, meaning "light", or a .. Alacinda and variants are seldom found as feminine names. [Alacinda, .. 3 more]

AlinaAlina
.. derive from Arabic for "noble, illustrious" .. Lena has generally been a favorite of parents, though Alina has gained in usage, while forms like Aline used to be popular. [Aleen, Alena, Aline, Alleen, Allynah, Alynah, Alyne, Leenah, Linah, .. 16 more]

Alumina
.. is the Latin word for "light". Rare. Alumina, Allumina, like Amalina, Aegina, end with -ina. [Allumina]

AlyssaAlyssa
.. name of a bright yellow flower .. Popular, with usage of 0.305% for Alyssa, Lissa, etc. as birth names in 2014, though lower than 0.394% in 2013. [Alissa, Alysa, Alysse, Alyssia, Ilyssa, .. 9 more]

Amarilla
Stems fr. Greek element. "Shiny, sparkling." Not Top 2000 name. Spanish name ..

Amaryllis
Derived fr. Greek language. "Fresh, sparkling." Not Top 2000 names. Also the name of a flower .. [Amarilis]

Annot
Source fr. Hebrew, Scottish. "Light." Not in popularity charts. See also Annet.

Anwar
Based on Arabic. "Light." Also used for boys. Anwar is unique as a first name, registering frequently (top 10%) as a last name. Most familiar as a man's name ..

Aonani
Stems fr. Hawaiian. "Beautiful light." Aonani is rarely used as a baby name.

Argia
Stems fr. Greek. "Bright, shining." Unconventional. Argia is not listed in the US Demographics. See also Arika. Italian name.

AssuntaAssunta
.. the Assumption is celebrated on August .. Assunta grew in popularity 104 years ago. See also Ashanta.

Quick Reference

Index of all Light names [and variants] for girls.

1. Agave - Assunta
Agave, Aine, Aki, Akiko, Akilah [2], Akira, Akyra, Alaula, Alberta [31], Alcinda [4], Alina [25], Alumina [1], Alyssa [14], Amarilla, Amaryllis [1], Annot, Anwar, Aonani, Argia, Assunta

2. Asuncion - Ciana
Asuncion [1], Bartha [1], Behira [1], Berdine, Bertha [21], Bertilde, Bertina [1], Bertrade, Beryl [7], Bobbie [3], Braulia, Bridget [72], Callie [22], Candra, Cassandra [48], Ceallach, Chandra [8], Chermona [4], Chiara [4], Ciana [2]

3. Ciara - Elga
Ciara [22], Cindy [21], Claire [61], Clara [21], Clare [1], Clarette, Claribel [1], Clarimond [4], Clarinda [1], Clarissa [24], Clytie, Corazon [1], Dawn [14], Diamond [5], Eberta, Egberta [5], Eirian [4], Elberta [2], Electra [6], Elga [3]

4. Eliora - Lenore
Eliora [4], Ethelberta, Eulalia [13], Fiby, Forsythia, Fulgencia, Fuchsia [1], Gilberte [12], Herbertine, Huberta [4], Ilene [5], Javiera, Kalinda [2], Katherine [192], Kelly [11], Keren [2], Klara [7], Klarissa [2], Lainey [1], Lenore [8]

5. Leonora - Meera
Leonora [11], Leora [3], Lewana [4], Liora [4], Lucetta [3], Lucia, Luciana [1], Lucille [10], Lucinda [7], Lucita [2], Lucy [27], Lumina [1], Luz [3], Magali [4], Mahina, Malana, Marilla [2], Marmara [7], Mazhira, Meera [1]

6. Meira - Phaedra
Meira, Menora [1], Meriel [6], Merrill [4], Meryl [14], Mohala, Monserrat [1], Morgan [10], Muriel [7], Myrtle [9], Nahara, Nehara [4], Nora [8], Norbeta, Nova [2], Nura [7], Onella, Oralee [4], Orit [3], Phaedra [7]

7. Philiberta - Thea
Philiberta [4], Phoebe [6], Pollyanna, Rhiannon [14], Roberta [53], Robin [21], Roshan [5], Saffron [4], Sana, Sancia [4], Sandy [4], Saskia, Shera [7], Shirley [20], Siria [2], Sorcha, Svetlana [3], Taliesin [2], Tatum, Thea [3]

8. Uberta - Zuleika
Uberta [3], Ula [4], Uma [1], Uriela [2], Urit [4], Veda [5], Vesta [1], Xaviera [7], Zahara [1], Zahira [2], Zia [1], Ziv [3], Zohara [2], Zuleika [2]

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