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Page 1/10. 87 Opera names and what they mean, for opera, play, musical, music for females. Here is the list of Opera names for boys. These girl names reached the height of their popularity in 1992 and are almost as popular today, but with names like Dawn, Norma, Mamie, Yesenia and Roxanne falling out of fashion. The more trendy baby names in this list are Aria, Monserrat, Ariadne, Camilla and Marilyn.
Adalgisa .. The name of a priestess in Bellini's popular opera "Norma".
Adela .. The name died out in England in the later Middle Ages, and was revived in the 19th century, being the name of a character in Johann Strauss's opera "Die Fledermaus" ..
Adeline .. Opera soprano Adelina Patti (late 19th century) and a well-known song called "Sweet Adeline" gave the name exposure ..
Aida .. More likely though a name created for the Ethiopian princess in Giuseppe Verdi's opera Aïda.
Alcestis .. In Euripides' play of the same name, Alcestis descends to Hades instead of her husband, and is then rescued by Hercules.
Adela, Adeline and Aida are commonly used names, while Adalgisa and Alcestis are rare in comparison. (2000 U.S. Census)
9 pages remaining with 82 names. Go to the next page >> for more baby girl names from Allegra to Blythe.
A to Z Index of all names (with variants) for girls
[Adalgisa - Alcestis]
[Allegra - Blythe]
[Bridget - Caprice]
[Carmen - Corisande]
[Cosette - Imogen]
[Iphigenia - Ligia]
[Lirit - Mimi]
[Monserrat - Roxanne]
[Sabrina - Tristana]
[Vienna - Yesenia]
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