River Names for girls

River names and what they mean, for river, lake, stream for females. Here is the list of River names for boys. Usage of these girl names reached its peak in 1980-1989 and it is almost as widespread today, but with names like Shannon, Erica, Cameron, Sabrina and Jordan becoming somewhat dated. The most trendy baby names in this list are Isla (#150), Lorelei (#479), Vivian (#98), Kendall (#131) and Brooke (#137), with Vivian having a resurgence in usage.


Acadia - Arethusa

Page 1/7 of 57 River names.

Acadia 1 .. Place name: the French settlers of Nova Scotia called it Acadia after the name of a river there. Uncommon as a given name for girls. See also Amadia.

Ailsa 2 .. Place name: the tiny Scottish rocky islet Ailsa Craig in the estuary of the river Clyde .. Ailsa is scarce as a feminine name. See also Alisa. [Ailis, Elsa, Elshe, .. 2 more]

Alma 3 .. Also the name of a river in the Crimea where the famous 19th-century Battle of Alma was fought .. Usage as a given name for girls is regular (#680 in 2014). Alma also exists somewhat commonly as a last name. See also Alina. [Almah, Allma]

Araxie 4 .. Derived fr. Armenian element. "River that inspires poetic talent." Unusual as a birth name.

Arethusa 5 .. Greek mythology: Arethusa was a nymph pursued by a river god, who was changed by Artemis into a stream to avoid a fate worse than death. Uncommon as a given name.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of River names: Alma

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Quick Index

Summary of all River names (and their variants) for girls.

[Acadia - Arethusa]
Acadia, Ailsa [5], Alma [2], Araxie, Arethusa

[Beck - Columba]
Beck, Beverly [18], Brooke [8], Cameron [23], Ceira, Cherith [3], Cimarron [3], Clelia [1], Clodagh, Columba [5]

[Eiddwen - Kalinda]
Eiddwen, Elba [2], Eleri [1], Erica [30], Fay [8], Giordana, Isla [1], Joan [6], Jordan [23], Kalinda [2]

[Kelby - Maxwelle]
Kelby [4], Kelpie, Kendall [7], Lake [2], Leith [2], Letha [4], Loire [2], Lorelei [13], Lynn [17], Maxwelle

[Melusine - Rhea]
Melusine [1], Miriam [18], Neda [3], Neiva [3], Nila [2], Oba, Oceana [1], Odette [1], Odila [6], Rhea [6]

[Rhonda - Veronica]
Rhonda [11], Rickie [8], Romney, Sabrina [11], Seneca [3], Shaila [2], Shannon [12], Tiberia [3], Tigris, Veronica [32]

[Vivian - Zin]
Vivian [25], Zin

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