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Page 1/2. 28 Moon names and what they mean, for moon for baby girls, listing 1-20. Here is the list of Moon names for boys.
Aisha .. The name is also linked to the moon goddess ..
Aranrhod .. The legendary heroine may originally have been a moon goddess ..
Artemis .. Mythology: name of the Greek goddess of the moon, of hunting, and of chastity, equivalent to the Romans' Diana ..
Bader .. (Arabic) "Full moon." .. This can mean full moon at the most romantic hour ..
Cadence .. Literary: Cadence Roth is the main character in Armistead Maupin's 1992 novel "Maybe the Moon" ..
Celena .. (Greek) "The moon." Goddess of the moon, later identified with Artemis ..
Celina .. (Latin, Greek) "The moon." ..
Chandra .. (Hindi, Sanskrit) "Moon shining." ..
Crescent .. From the English word for the phase of the moon, derived from French "creissant", from Latin "crescere".
Cynthia .. Mythology: Kynthia was one of the names of Artemis, the goddess of the moon (known to the Romans as Diana), referring to her birthplace on Mount Kynthos on the island of Delos ..
Deva .. Hindu mythology: Deva is another name for the moon goddess.
Indu .. (Hindi) "Moon."
Lewana .. (Hebrew) "The moon."
Luciana .. (Italian, Armenian) "Moon."
Luna .. (Latin) "Moon." Mythology: one of the names of Artemis, goddess of the moon.
Luz .. Also (Armenian) "moon" ..
Mahina .. (Hawaiian) "Moon, moon-light." The Hawaiian equivalent of Diana, goddess of the moon.
Neoma .. (Greek) "New moon."
Nokomis .. (Native American Indian) "Daughter of the moon." ..
Parthenia .. Athena was one of three virgin goddesses of ancient Greek mythology, the other two being Artemis, goddess of the moon, and Hestia, goddess of the hearth.
Aisha, Celena, Celina, Chandra, Cynthia, Luciana, Luna, Luz, Neoma and Parthenia are commonly used names, while Aranrhod, Artemis, Bader, Cadence, Crescent, Deva, Indu, Lewana, Mahina and Nokomis are rare in comparison. (2000 U.S. Census)
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