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Medieval names

Medieval baby names and what they mean, for medieval, classical, victorian, renaissance.

Adoption of these girl names was at its apex in the 1890s (adoption of 14.8%) and has become significantly lower since (adoption 5%, 66.1%), with names like Florence falling out of fashion. The more fashionable baby names in this list are Amelia (#15), Colette (#522), Claire (#44), Kora (#691) and Ava (#5).

Here is the list of Medieval names for boys.

Adela - Clarimond

Page 1/4 of 65 Medieval names.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Medieval names: Adela, Alison, Alva, Amelia, Antonia

AdelaAdela
.. name popular in medieval Europe because .. Aela is also a somewhat popular birth name. [Adalia, Adalie, Adella, Adelle, Edelle, .. 5 more]

AlisonAlison
.. Common in medieval times, and revived .. Common as surnames. Compare Allisson, var. with popular -son surnames Acheson (top 9%), Olison (86%). [Aili, Alisanne, Alisoun, Allcen, Allie, Allisann, Allisson, Allsun, Allysanne, Alysanne, .. 18 more]

AlvaAlva
.. In medieval times this was a .. Alva, Alba, Albina and Allie are commonly used as variant forms. [Alba, Alvah, .. 5 more]

AmeliaAmelia
Blend of two medieval names: the .. Aemelia, Aimiliona, Amalea, Amalee and Amaleta are more unconventional as variant forms of Amelia. [Aemelia, Amalea, Amaleta, Amalie, Amalija, Amaline, Amaliya, Amaly, Amalyna, Amelita, .. 37 more]

Aminta
.. Tasso (16th century) of the Renaissance. Used somewhat widely as children's names, Aminta, Minty, etc. are comparable to the conventional Misty. [Amintah, Eminta, Minta, .. 2 more]

Anthea
Used in the classical period as .. Ann is recognizable (upper 1%) as a feminine name. [Ann, Antheia, Thia, .. 6 more]

AntoniaAntonia
.. Anthony, used since classical times, when .. Adoption of Antonia and variants as birth names in 2014 was 2.4% more than the year before. [Anteunette, Antoinette, Antonie, Antonique, Antonnette, Nettie, Toini, Tonette, Toos, Tonya, .. 28 more]

Astraea
.. goddess of justice in classical mythology .. A quirky children's name. [Astraeia]

AvaAva
.. Avis or Aveline, medieval given names .. Ava has gained in popularity as a children's name since 1980-1989. [Avah, Avalyn, Aveline, Avelyn, Avis, Avlynn, Ayva, .. 3 more]

Bliss
.. its variants date from medieval times. Outside Top 2000. [Blisse, Blyss, .. 1 more]

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Medieval names: Ava, Cecily, Chloe, Christian, Christiana

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Medieval names: Claire, Clara, Clarice

Cass
Medieval and modern short form of .. Adoption of Cass and forms was common among parents 3 decades ago and is now reduced, with Cassie becoming somewhat outmoded. [Cassie, Cassy]

CecilyCecily
From the medieval vernacular form of .. Rare, with usage of 0.01% for Cecily and variants as birth names in 2014, higher than 0.007% a year ago. [Cicely, Sicili, .. 3 more]

ChloeChloe
.. used in the classical period to .. Adoption of Cloe and forms was up in 2010 and is lower today, with Cloe falling out of fashion. [Chloee, Clo, Clorinda, .. 5 more]

Christabel
Medieval coinage from the name of .. Rather quirky as a girls' name. [Christabella, Chrystabel, Chrystobel, Cristabel, Cristabell, Crystabella, .. 8 more]

ChristianChristian
.. for women in medieval times, but .. Christian, Christiana, Christianna and Cristian are commonly used as variations. [Chris, Christiaan, Christina, Cristiana, Cristianna, Khristian, .. 12 more]

ChristianaChristiana
Medieval learned feminine form of Christian .. Christiana occurs frequently (top 19%) as a last name. [Christiane, Christiann, Christianni, Kristiannhe, Krystiana, Tiana, .. 15 more]

ClaireClaire
.. notable saints of the medieval period .. Adoption of Claire and variants as birth names in 2014 was 10.5% more than in 2013. [Ceara, Cearra, Cheeara, Clairene, Clairette, Clairey, Clairinda, Clara, Clarene, Clareta, .. 51 more]

ClaraClara
Post classical name from the feminine .. Chiara, Clare, Claribel, Clarine and Klara are prevalent as versions of Clara. [Chiara, Clare, Clarita, Clarrie, Klara, .. 16 more]

ClariceClarice
Medieval English and French form of .. Clarice, Claris, Clarisa and Klarissa are familiar as variations. [Claressa, Claris, Clarisa, Clarisse, Clerissa, Cleryce, Clerysse, Klarysa, .. 7 more]

Clarimond
Medieval French name from Latin "clarus" .. Not that prominent as a children's name. [Claramond, .. 3 more]

Quick Reference

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

1. Adela - Clarimond
Adela [Adella, Adelle, Edelle, Adellah, ..], Alison [Alyson, Alysoun, Alysann, Alysanne, ..], Alva [Allie, Alvah, Alvit, Albinia, ..], Amelia [Milly, Melia, Millie, Meline, ..], Aminta [Minty, Minta, Amynta, Eminta], Anthea [Thia, Antia, Anthia, Anthoula, ..], Antonia [Tony, Tonya, Tunke, Tunna, ..], Astraea [Astraeia], Ava [Avis, Ayva, Avelyn, Avlynn, ..], Bliss [Blyss, Blisse, Blysse], Cass [Cassy, Cassie], Cecily [Sessy, Sissy, Cilly, Sicili], Chloe [Kloe, Khloe, Khloey, Clorinda, ..], Christabel [Crystabel, Cristabella, Cristabelle, Crystabella, ..], Christian [Kristian, Kristien, Khristian, Kristienne, ..], Christiana [Tiana, Tiahna, Krystianne, Krystyiana, ..], Claire [Seara, Kliara, Klyara, Searra, ..], Clara [Klara, Klarra, Clarry, Clarrie, ..], Clarice [Klarise, Klaryce, Klarysa, Klarissa, ..], Clarimond [Claramond, Claramonda, Claramonde, Clarimunde]

2. Clarissa - Joan
Clarissa [Klarisa, Clorissa, Klarissa, Klarrisa, ..], Clemence [Clemmie, Clemency, Clementine, Clementina, ..], Colette [Collett, Kolette, Collete, Collette, ..], Concordia [Concord, Concorde], Constance [Tina, Kosta, Konstanze, Kostatina, ..], Cora [Koryne, Korynna, Koryssa, Lacoria, ..], Courtney [Kourty, Kourtni, Kourtnie, Quartney, ..], Cynthia [Synthia, Synthie, Synthya, Syntheea, ..], Emma [Ima, Emmy, Emmye, Emmylou, ..], Ermine [Ermin, Ermina, Erminia, Erminne], Felicia [Phelicia, Phylicia, Phyllicia, Phyllisha, ..], Florence [Floss, Flossy, Flossie, Flossey, ..], Fulvia, Gaynor [Gayna, Gaenor, Gayner], Giselle [Giza, Gizela, Gizella, Gizelle, ..], Gwenllian, Helen [Nora, Nelly, Nonnie, Yelena, ..], Hester [Hetty, Hestia, Hettie, Hesther, ..], Jay [Jeh, Jey, Jeyla, Jaylene, ..], Joan [Joni, Jone, Jonee, Joannue, ..]

3. Juno - Ruth
Juno [Junot, Junia, Juneau, Juneaux], Katelyn [Katlyn, Kitlyn, Katlynn, Katlynne, ..], Kora [Korrina, Korrine, Korynna, Koryssa, ..], Latisha [Letisha, Letitia, Letticia, Lettisha, ..], Lauda, Laura [Lory, Lorri, Lorry, Lorrie, ..], Lavinia [Luvina, Vinnie, Luvenia, Luvinia, ..], Leta [Lita, Leeta], Letitia [Tish, Tisha, Letty, Letycja, ..], Lucretia [Tia, Lucresha, Lucrezia, Lucreisha, ..], Marian [Marion, Mariane, Maryann, Maryanne, ..], Morgan [Morgin, Morgen, Morganne, Morgayne, ..], Octavia [Tavy, Tavia, Tavie, Ottavia, ..], Olwen [Olwin, Olwyn, Olwenn, Olwynne], Ouida, Pagan, Paige [Page, Paget, Payge, Pagett, ..], Pearl [Perley, Perline, Perlita, Perlline, ..], Regina [Rina, Reyna, Riona, Rionagh, ..], Ruth [Ruthi, Ruthie, Ruthina, Ruthine, ..]

4. Segovia - Ysabel
Segovia, Thomasina [Tommi, Tommy, Tommye, Tommie, ..], Tristana [Tristen, Tristenna], Vicenza [Vichensa, Vichenza, Vicenzia, Vichensia], Ysabel [Ysbel, Ysobel, Ysbella, Ysabelle, ..]

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