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Page 1/4. 71 Sea names and what they mean, for sea, wave for baby girls, listing 1-20. Here is the list of Sea names for boys.
Andromeda .. Greek mythology: an Ethiopian princess, the daughter of Cassiopeia, was chained to a rock as a sacrifice to a sea monster until Perseus rescued her ..
Aphrodite .. She was said to have been born on the sea foam.
Cliona .. She was a goddess who fell in love and ran away with a mortal, but the god of the sea sent a wave to pull her back ..
Coral .. From "corallium", the Latin word for the semiprecious natural sea growth, often deep pink to red in color ..
Cordula .. Also possibly from Welsh meaning "sea jewel" ..
Daria .. Darya also means "the sea" in Persian ..
Doris .. Mythology: a daughter of the sea god Oceanus ..
Dylana .. (Welsh) "Born from waves." ..
Genevieve .. Possibly (Old German) "white wave" or (Celtic) "of the race of women" ..
Halcyone .. In ancient mythology, the kingfisher laid its eggs on the sea, which would then float on the water for the two weeks before the winter solstice .. During this time, the waves were always calm, hence the expression "halcyon days" to mean a time of tranquil happiness.
Halimeda .. (Greek) "The sea."
Ianthe .. Mythology: a sea nymph, daughter of Oceanus ..
Ionia Place name: refers to the Ionian Sea and the Ionian Islands off Greece.
Jennifer .. From Gwenhwyfar, which also can mean "white waves" ..
Kai .. (Hawaiian) "The sea." ..
Kailani .. (Hawaiian) "Sea and sky."
Madeline .. Place name: Magdala was a town on the Sea of Galilee, the home of Saint Mary Magdalen, whom Jesus healed and who was at his crucifixion ..
Magali .. Also possibly from the Persian name Mar Galiti meaning "daughter of the sea" or "child of light", or from the French name Madeleine ..
Magdalena .. Biblical: Mary Magdalene came from the Magdala area near the sea of Galilee.
Mairin .. (Irish, Gaelic) "Star of the sea." ..
Coral, Daria, Doris, Genevieve, Jennifer, Kai, Madeline, Magali and Magdalena are commonly used names, while Andromeda, Aphrodite, Cliona, Cordula, Dylana, Halcyone, Halimeda, Ianthe, Ionia, Kailani and Mairin are rare in comparison. (2000 U.S. Census)
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