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Opera baby names and what they mean, for opera, play, musical, with 90 results. These girl names reached the peak of their popularity 14 years ago (USAGE OF 4.4%) and are almost as common today (USAGE 3.9%, 12% LESS), but with names such as Taylor becoming less fashionable. The most trendy birth names here are Adeline (#135), Aria (#29), Cecilia (#181), Harmony (#184) and Melody (#148), while Viena (TOP 98%) and Olivi (84%) are common surnames. Here is the list of Play names for boys.

Opera names

Adalgisa - Calpurnia | Calypso - Elvira | Frederica - Llesenia | Macy - Sevilla | Soubrette - Yesenia

Adalgisa - Calpurnia

Adalgisa
.. priestess in Bellini's popular opera "Norma". Unique. Adalgisa, like Analeisa, Aloisa, ends with the favored -isa. [Adelvice, .. 2 more]

Adela

Adela
.. in Johann Strauss's opera "Die Fledermaus" .. Aela is also a moderately popular baby name. [Edelle, Adell, Adele, Adalie, Adalia, .. 5 more]

Adeline

Adeline
.. Opera soprano Adelina Patti late 19th .. Popular, and Deline (TOP 17%), var. are similar to common -line surnames Antoline (TOP 98%), Arline (12%). [Lina, Edelie, Dellina, Daline, Dalina, Dahlina, Adilene, Adellah, Adaline, .. 20 more]

Aida

Aida
.. in Giuseppe Verdi's opera Ada. Aide (TOP 42%) and Aida (80%) are found frequently as last names. [Iyeeda, .. 5 more]

Alcestis
In Euripides' play of the same .. Rather uncommon as a children's name.

Allegra

Allegra
The musical term allegro means quickly .. Allegra, Allie, etc. became more trendy in 2015, gaining +2 positions as girls' names with Allie gaining the most. [Leggra, Allegretta, Alegria, .. 3 more]

Amadea
.. by Peter Shaffer's play and film. Not that popular as a girls' name. [Amedee, .. 1 more]

Aminta
.. well known pastoral play by the .. Minta (UPPER 67%) and Minty (53%) are found frequently as last names. [Minty, Eminta, .. 3 more]

Apollonia
.. god of sunlight, music, and poetry .. Less common today. Apolonia was the version last listed (the 1910s) in the Top 2000. [Appolonia, Apolonia, Apollyne, Abbelina, .. 6 more]

Aria

Aria
.. the leading character in an opera. Adoption of Aria, Ariyah, etc. as birth names in 2015 was 7.1% more than the year before. [Ariyah, Ariah, .. 1 more]

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Opera names: Adela, Adeline, Aida, Allegra, Aria

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Opera names: Ariadne, Azucena, Bianca, Blythe, Bridget

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Opera names: Cadence, Calliope

Ariadne

Ariadne
.. title of a Richard Strauss play. Usage of Ariadne, Arianna, etc. as baby names in 2015 was down 10.7% compared to a year ago. [Aryanne, Aryanie, Aryane, Arianna, Arianie, .. 9 more]

Azucena

Azucena
.. in Verdi's 1853 opera "Il Trovatore". Ayscena and variants were popular with parents in 2001. [Azuzena, Ayscena, .. 5 more]

Ballade
Name of a musical or poetic .. Ballade is not a Top 2000 name.

Bianca

Bianca
.. a spin off musical Kiss Me .. Usage of Bianca and variants as birth names in 2015 was 62.4% less than a decade ago. [Byanca, Blanche, .. 8 more]

Blythe

Blythe
.. ! and Noel Coward's play Blithe Spirit .. Blythe and Blithe became less trendy in 2015, falling on average -65 positions as baby names with Blythe falling the most. [Blithe]

Bridget

Bridget
.. Opera celebrity Biddy Nilsson; actresses Bridie .. Adoption of Bridget, Brydie, etc. as girls' names in 2015 was 0.8% more than in 2014. [Labridget, Bryjet, Brygitte, Brydjitt, Britte, Brigitt, Brigette, Brigett, Brietta, Bride, .. 62 more]

Brunhilda
.. Ring cycle of operas by Richard .. Not that prominent as a birth name. [Nilda, Hilda, Brynnhild, Brynhild, Brinhilde, Brinhild, .. 15 more]

Cadence

Cadence
.. name based on the musical term .. Conventional, with usage of 0.129% for Cadence and variants as children's names in 2015, though lower than 0.144% the previous year. [Kaydence, Kadence, Cadena, .. 5 more]

Calliope

Calliope
.. name of a musical instrument typically .. Callia, Callyope, etc. are rarely found as feminine names. [Kalliope, Callia, .. 1 more]

Calpurnia
.. appears in Shakespeare's play "Julius Caesar" .. Outside Top 2000.

Quick Reference

Summary Index of Opera names [and variants] for girls.

1. Adalgisa - Calpurnia
Adalgisa [Adelgise, Adelvice], Adela [Adelle, Edelle, ..], Adeline [Lina, Edelie, ..], Aida [Ieeda, Iyeeda, ..], Alcestis, Allegra [Legra, Leggra, ..], Amadea [Amadee, Amedee], Aminta [Minta, Minty, ..], Apollonia [Apolonia, Appolonia, ..], Aria [Ariya, Ariyah], Ariadne [Aryanna, Aryanne, ..], Azucena [Azusena, Azuzena, ..], Ballade, Bianca [Byanca, Blanche, ..], Blythe [Blithe], Bridget [Bryjit, Labridget, ..], Brunhilda [Hildy, Nilda, ..], Cadence [Kadenza, Kaydence, ..], Calliope [Callyope, Kalliope], Calpurnia


Calypso [Callypso, Kallypso], Camellia [Camelia, Cammelia], Camilla [Milly, Millie, ..], Candida [Candy, Candie, ..], Caprice [Caprise, Capricia, ..], Carmen [Lita, Mina, ..], Cecilia [Sissy, Sissie, ..], Ceilidh [Keilidh], Charmaine [Sharmyn, Sharmion, ..], Chloe [Kloe, Khloey, ..], Choire, Cithara [Kitara, Kithara], Cleone, Consuelo [Suelo, Consuela, ..], Corisande [Corissande, Corrisande], Cosette [Cosetta, Cozette], Dawn [Dwan, Duwan, ..], Deirdre [Diedrey, Dierdre, ..], Electra [Ilectra, Ellektra, ..], Elvira [Lira, Elwira, ..]


Frederica [Rikki, Rikky, ..], Galatea [Galatee, Galathea], Genevieve [Jenny, Jennie, ..], Gigi [GG, Geegee], Gilda, Harmony [Harmonia, Harmonie, ..], Hildegard [Hildy, Hille, ..], Imogen [Imojean, Imojeen, ..], Iphigenia [Genia, Iphigenie, ..], Isolde [Ysotta, Ysotte, ..], Jazzlyn [Jazzy, Jazzalyn, ..], Jessenia [Yessenia, Yessenya, ..], Jessie [Jessye, Jeziree, ..], Julia [Yulia, Yuliya, ..], Kiri, Leonora [Ora, Norah, ..], Leontyne [Leontina, Leontine], Ligia [Lygia, Eligia], Lirit [Liri, Leerit], Llesenia


Macy [Maicy, Maicey, ..], Mamie [Mame, Mayme], Marilyn [Marylyn, Marylynn, ..], Marina [Maryn, Marnie, ..], Melba [Melva, Mellba], Melody [Melodia, Melodie, ..], Mignon [Minyonne, Minyonette, ..], Mimi [Mim, Meemee], Monserrat [Montserrat], Nelly [Nellwin, Nellwyn, ..], Norma [Normie, Normina], Olivia [Olva, Ollie, ..], Ophelia [Ubelia, Uvelia, ..], Pamina, Philomela [Philomella], Philyra [Phillira, Phillyra], Risa [Rise, Rysa, ..], Roxanne [Ruksane, Ruksanna, ..], Sabrina [Sebrina, Zabrina, ..], Sevilla


Soubrette, Sylvia [Zilvia, Zylvia, ..], Tatiana [Tonya, Tiatiana, ..], Taylor [Tailor, Tayler], Thais [Taisse, Thaisa, ..], Traviata, Trilby [Trilbie, Trillby, ..], Tristana [Tristen, Tristenna], Vienna [Vienne, Viennia], Yesenia [Yessenia, Yessenya, ..]

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