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Page 2/10. 187 Love names and what they mean, for love, beloved, loved, dear, heart, lover, lovable, darling, endearment, loving, romance, friendship, affection, affectionate for baby girls, listing 21-40.
Amor .. (French) "Love."
Amorette .. (French) "Little love."
Amy .. (Old French, Latin) "Beloved." Anglicized form of the Old French Amee, meaning "beloved", which originated as a nickname from the Latin Amata, from "amare", meaning "to love" ..
Angel .. The influence of the word "angel" makes the name an affectionate term of address for a good (or pretty) little girl ..
Angela .. The word "angel" is also used as an affectionate term for a good (or pretty) girl ..
Angharad .. (Welsh) "Much loved." ..
Anisa .. (Arabic, Persian, Iranian) "Like love."
Annabel .. More likely a variant of Amabel, derived from Latin meaning "lovable" ..
Annwyl .. (Welsh) "Loved one."
Aphrodite .. Name of the Greek goddess of love, known to the Romans as Venus ..
Aspen .. Tree name: a type of poplar familiar in the West, with delicate, heart-shaped leaves that quiver in the lightest breeze, hence its nickname, the "quaking" or "trembling" aspen ..
Asta .. (Greek, Old Norse) "Love." ..
Aziza .. (Arabic, Hebrew) "Beloved precious."
Beatrice .. Literary: beloved heroine of Dante's "Divine Comedy" and of Shakespeare's "Much Ado About Nothing" ..
Berengaria .. The wife of English King Richard the Lion-Heart.
Beth .. Literary: Louisa May Alcott gave the name to the sweet, gentle and most beloved of the four daughters in "Little Women".
Blossom .. Generic flower name first used in the 19th century as an affectionate pet name for a young girl.
Brayne .. Jewish name from Brayndel, an affectionate diminutive for of "broyn".
Brisa .. Short form of the Spanish name Briseida, from Briseis, the Greek name of the woman loved by Achilles in Homer's "Iliad".
Calypso .. Mythology: a demi-goddess and nymph who lived on the hidden island of Ogygia, and kept Odysseus as her prisoner and lover for seven years ..
Amy, Angel, Angela, Anisa, Annabel, Beatrice, Beth and Blossom are commonly used names, while Amor, Amorette, Angharad, Annwyl, Aphrodite, Aspen, Asta, Aziza, Berengaria, Brayne, Brisa and Calypso are rare in comparison. (2000 U.S. Census)
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