Monk Names for girls

Monk names and what they mean, for monk, monastery, priest, nuns for women. Here is the list of Monk names for boys. Usage of these girl names was at its apex in the year 1990 and is almost as widespread today, but with names like Bridget, Teresa, Iona, Chantal and Carmel becoming somewhat dated. Monserrat (#591), Camilla (#364), Claire (#44) and Kelly (#431) are four of the more chic birth names among these, with Camilla, Claire and Monserrat going through a revival in usage.


Aidan - Vallombrosa

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Aidan 1 .. .. Aidan was a seventh-century Irish monk. Also used as a boys' name. Aidan is sparsely used as a given name. [Adan, Aiden, Ayden, .. 3 more]

Auberta 2 .. .. built the famous monastery Mont Saint .. Only sporadically used as a girls' name. See also Alberta.

Bridget 3 .. .. who founded an order of nuns .. Bridget has diminished in popularity as a girls' name over time since 1970-1979. The forms Britta, Brigid and Bridgett are familiar as variations of this name. [Beret, Berget, Bergette, Biddy, Birgett, .. 67 more]

Camellia 4 .. Derivative of Latin word. "Helper to the priest." A name for girls that is seldom used nowadays, though Camellia still occurs commonly as a first name among women in the community according to the US Census. The form Camelia is familiar as a version of Camellia. The meaning of this old Roman .. [Camella, Camelia, .. 1 more]

Camilla 5 .. Stems fr. Latin word. "Helper to the priest." Very prominent name for baby girls (#364 the previous year), and found frequently as a first name among females of all ages according to the US Census. The forms Kamille, Cammie, Camila and Camelia are familiar as variations of the name. Feminine of the old Roman family .. [Cam, Camala, Camelia, Camellia, Camia, .. 33 more]

Capucine 6 .. .. a certain order of Franciscan monks .. A given name that is not commonly used.

Carmel 7 .. .. 12th century, a monastery was founded .. Name applicable for both women and men. Carmel is a prevalent (Top 28%) first name, and it occurs frequently (Top 43%) as a last name in the US Census. The forms Mina, Lita, Carmina, Carmelina and Carman are generally used as versions of this name. [Carma, Carmaletta, Carmalita, Carman, Carmanya, .. 40 more]

Chantal 8 .. .. and founded an order of nuns .. Somewhat infrequently used as a given name for baby girls nowadays, though Chantal is still found commonly as a first name among the female populace according to the US Census. The forms Shawnda, Shantell, Shanda and Chante are common as versions of this name. [Chandal, Chanta, Chantae, Chantai, Chantall, .. 68 more]

Chiara 9 .. .. the order of nuns known as .. Chiara is an irregularly used female name, and it appears commonly (Top 98%) as a last name according to the US Census. The variation Kiara is widely used as a variant form of Chiara. [Chiarina, Kiara, .. 2 more]

Claire 10 .. .. Franciscan order of nuns and one .. Name suited for both sexes. Claire is prevalent (Top 7%) as a first name, and it appears frequently (Top 20%) as a last name in the US Census. The variations Clorinda, Clarine, Claretta and Clair are generally used as variant forms of this name. [Ceara, Cearra, Chiara, Ciarra, Claireen, .. 56 more]

Columba 11 .. .. , founded an influential monastery on the .. Not frequently used as a name for kids. [Collie, Colly, Columbia, .. 2 more]

Edana 12 .. .. a seventh-century Irish saint and monk. A name for baby girls which is not broadly used. See also Edenia. [Aidana, .. 1 more]

Eudocia 13 .. .. learning about it from a monk .. Eudocia is a unique feminine name. The form Docia is commonplace as a variation of the name. [Avdotya, Docia, Doxie, Eudokia, Eudoxia, .. 4 more]

Flaminia 14 .. Derivative of Latin word. "Priest." Only rarely used as a name for kids.

Iona 15 .. .. century founded a monastery of the .. Usage of Iona as a given name has waned over the years since 1900. See also Dona.

Kamilla 16 .. Derived fr. Latin element. "Helper to the priest." A name for newborns which is rarely used. The forms Millie and Cammie are commonly used as versions of the name. Variant of Camilla .. [Camilla, Kamella, Kamilka, Kamyla, Milla, .. 5 more]

Kelly 17 .. .. meaning "strife", "bright-headed", or "church, monastery" .. Name suited for both sexes. The name Kelly has become progressively more popular as a birth name. The variation Kelli is commonly used as a form of the name. [Kelianne, Kellee, Kelleigh, Kelli, Kellina, .. 6 more]

Mireio 18 .. .. the christening priest disagreed, as rules .. Mireio is irregularly used as a female name. The variation Mireya is widely used as a variant form of Mireio. [Mireilla, Mirell, Mirella, .. 5 more]

Monserrat 19 .. .. a monastery and a celebrated image .. Prominently used as a given name (#591 in 2014), Monserrat also occurs commonly as a last name. The form Montserrat is common as a version of Monserrat. [Montserrat]

Parrish 20 .. .. managed by a pastor or priest. Unisex name. A name for babies which is not usually used and exists more conventionally as a surname. [Parish]

Saffron 21 .. Monks of some Eastern religions wear .. A name applicable for both sexes. Saffron is sparsely used as a women's name. [Saffran, Saffronia, .. 2 more]

Teresa 22 .. .. Teresa founded an order of nuns .. Teresa is recognizable (Top 1%) as a feminine name, appearing frequently (Top 37%) as a last name according to the US Census. The variations Tressa, Tessa, Terrie and Teresita are common as variant forms of this name. [Techa, Terasa, Terasita, Terese, Teresina, .. 30 more]

Vallombrosa 23 .. .. is famous for its Benedictine monastery. A given name for baby girls that is only intermittently used. [Valombrosa]

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Monk names: Bridget, Camilla, Carmel, Chantal, Claire, Iona, Kelly, Monserrat, Teresa



Quick Index

Summary of all Monk names (and variants) for girls.

[Aidan - Vallombrosa]
Aidan [6], Auberta, Bridget [72], Camellia [3], Camilla [38], Capucine, Carmel [45], Chantal [73], Chiara [4], Claire [61], Columba [5], Edana [2], Eudocia [9], Flaminia, Iona, Kamilla [10], Kelly [11], Mireio [8], Monserrat [1], Parrish [1], Saffron [4], Teresa [35], Vallombrosa [1]

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