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Page 1/2. 31 Royal names and what they mean, for royal for baby girls, listing 1-20. Alexandra, Anastasia, Ann, Ava, Basilia, Berenice, Caroline, Cleopatra, Dagmar, Danica, Daria, Emma, Iliana, Jane and Juliana are commonly used names, while Aoibheann, Eithne, Ermine, Gustava and Kalani are rare in comparison. Here is the list of Royal names for boys.
Anastasia .. The name of one of the daughters of Nicholas II, the last Russian czar, who supposedly survived the massacre of the royal family, and a film was based on this story (1956) ..
Aoibheann .. Common name for princesses among the royal families of Ireland that has recently been revived ..
Berenice .. From the male personal name Berenike, which probably originated in the royal house of Macedon .. It was introduced to the Egyptian royal house by the widow of one of Alexander the Great's officers, who married Ptolemy I ..
Cleopatra .. From Kleopatra, derived from "kleo" and "pater", and the name of many queens in the Ptolemaic royal family of Egypt (just as Berenice was), the most famous of whom was retold by Shakespeare in "Anthony and Cleopatra" (1606) ..
Dagmar .. A royal name in Denmark ..
Emma .. A royal name in medieval England, it was introduced by the Normans, and made popular because it was borne by the mother of Edward the Confessor, who was also known as Aelgifu ..
Ermine .. A name with royal connotations, as the fur of the ermine weasel, which turns white in winter, is used for robes of royalty ..
Gustava .. Feminine of Gustave, a royal name in Sweden.
Kalani .. "Royal one."
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