Shakespeare Names

Shakespeare names and what they mean, for shakespeare for women. Here is the list of Shakespeare names for boys. Usage of these girl names was at its most widespread in the year 2013 and is almost as widespread today, but with names like Regan, Marina, Celia, Ophelia and Silvia becoming somewhat dated. The trendier birth names in this compilation are Ariel (#133), Violet (#67), Juliet (#258), Audrey (#36) and Olivia (#2), with Juliet, Olivia and Violet undergoing a revival in popularity.

Arden - Bianca

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Arden 1 .. Literary: the Forest of Arden in Shakespeare's "As You Like It" was a magically beautiful place .. A name suitable for both women and men. Arden is a scantly used women's name, and it appears often (Top 13%) as a surname according to the US Census. The variation Ardis is popular as a form of Arden. [Ardeen, Ardena, Ardenia, Ardis, .. 2 more]

Ariel 2 .. Literary: Shakespeare gave the name to a prankish spirit in "The Tempest" .. Both a feminine and a masculine name. Ariel is a frequently occurring (Top 26%) women's name, occurring often (Top 66%) as a surname in the US Census. The form Arie is commonplace as a variation of Ariel. [Aeriel, Aeriell, Ariela, Ariell, Arielle, .. 6 more]

Audrey 3 .. Literary: Shakespeare used the name for Touchstone's comic sweetheart in "As You Like It" .. The name Audrey has gained increasing favor with parents since 1880-1889. The forms Audrina and Audrea are familiar as versions of this name. [Audelia, Audessa, Audie, Audrea, Audreen, .. 12 more]

Beatrice 4 .. Literary: beloved heroine of Dante's "Divine Comedy" and of Shakespeare's "Much Ado About Nothing" .. Common baby name (#601 in 2014) which is also found somewhat commonly as a surname. The forms Bee and Beatris are widely used as versions of this name. [Bea, Beah, Beatrica, Beatrisa, Beatrix, .. 19 more]

Bianca 5 .. The meek younger daughter in Shakespeare's "The Taming of the Shrew", a courtesan in "Othello", and the subject of a song in a spin-off musical "Kiss Me, Kate" .. Bianca is prevalent (Top 17%) as a feminine name, and it appears often (Top 43%) as a surname in the US Census. See also Branca. [Beonca, Beyonca, Bianey, Bionca, Blancha, .. 5 more]

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Shakespeare names: Ariel, Audrey, Beatrice, Bianca

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Quick Index

Summary of all Shakespeare names (and variants) for girls.

[Arden - Bianca]
Arden [Ardis, Ardin, Ardene, Ardenia, ..], Ariel [Ariella, Arielle, Ariellel, Ariellia, ..], Audrey [Audry, Audrye, Audris, Audrina, ..], Beatrice [Trix, Trixy, Trixie, Beitriss, ..], Bianca [Byanca, Blanca, Blanche, Blancha, ..]

[Calpurnia - Desdemona]
Calpurnia, Celia [Ceil, Cele, Celie, Fecelia], Charmaine [Sharmyn, Sharmian, Sharmion, Sharmayne, ..], Charmian [Sharmian, Sharmyan, Sharmyane, Sharmiane, ..], Claribel [Klarybel], Cleopatra [Clio, Cleta, Cleone, Cleonie, ..], Cordelia [Kodelia, Kordelia, Kordella, Kordelle, ..], Cressida [Cressa, Cressy], Cymbeline [Cymbaline], Desdemona [Desmona]

[Hermia - Olivia]
Hermia [Hermila, Hermilda, Herminia], Hippolyta [Hippolita], Imogen [Imogine, Imojean, Imojeen, Imogenia, ..], Jessica [Yessica, Tessica, Tjessica, Lajessica, ..], Juliet [Julyet, Julette, Julietta, Juliette, ..], Marianne [Maryam, Maryan, Maryann, Maryanna, ..], Marina [Maryn, Marni, Marnie, Marnette, ..], Miranda [Randi, Randy, Randa, Randie, ..], Nerissa [Naryssa, Neryssa, Narissa, Nericcia], Olivia [Olva, Ollie, Olivya, Olivine, ..]

[Ophelia - Violet]
Ophelia [Ovelia, Phelia, Ubelia, Uvelia, ..], Perdita, Portia, Regan [Ragan, Reagan, Reghan, Rhegan], Rue [Ruta], Silvia [Silvy, Silvya, Sylvia, Sylvie, ..], Sylvia [Sylwia, Zilvia, Zylvia, Sylvonna, ..], Thisbe, Titania [Tita, Titanya, Tiziana, Titaniya], Violet [Yolane, Yolande, Yolantha, Yolanthe, ..]