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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 Joan, Beverly, Shannon, Rhonda and Lynn becoming somewhat dated. Isla (#150), Alma (#680), Lorelei (#479) and Vivian (#98) are four of the more trendy baby names in this compilation, with Alma and 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. Unusual as a birth name. See also Amadia.

Ailsa 2 .. Place name: the tiny Scottish rocky islet Ailsa Craig in the estuary of the river Clyde .. Ailsa is scantly used as a women's 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 .. The name Alma has surged in popularity as a birth name over the past few years. See also Alina. [Almah, Allma]

Araxie 4 .. Source fr. Armenian word. "River that inspires poetic talent." Uncommon as a given name for girls.

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. Unusual as a birth name for girls.


Top 1000 baby names ranking of River names: Alma

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Related Names

Suggested categories: mount (hill), sea (wave), water (rain).


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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