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5 Ship names and what they mean, for ship for baby girls, listing 1-5. Here is the list of Ship names for boys.


Arabella .. A ship named the Arbella brought a group of Puritan English aristocrats to the Massachusetts Bay Colony in 1630 ..
[Ara, Arabel, Arabela, Arabelle, Arbela, .. 12 more]

Carina .. Often used in Italy in the exclamation "Che carina!" meaning, "How darling!" or "How cute!" Also the name of a constellation in the southern sky, where the name means "keel" in Latin, referring to a part of Jason's ship the Argo ..
[Careena, Caren, Carena, Carenna, Cariana, .. 11 more]

Helen .. Hers was "the face that launched a thousand ships" ..
[Aileen, Ailene, Aleanor, Alene, Aline, .. 73 more]

Kelsey .. "Victorious ship." ..
[Kelcey, Kelcie, Kelcy, Kellsey, Kellsie, .. 7 more]

Nina .. Nina was the name of one of Christopher Columbus's three ships ..
[Neena, Neenah, Nena, Neneh, Neina, .. 12 more]


Top 1000 baby names ranking of Ship names: Arabella, Carina, Helen, Kelsey, Nina

Carina, Helen, Kelsey and Nina are commonly used names, while Arabella is rare in comparison. (2000 U.S. Census)

Featured categories: address, boat, bow, island, port, post, tender, wheel.


Angel .. The influence of the word "angel" makes the name an affectionate term of address for a good (or pretty) little girl ..
[Ang, Angelea, Angle]

Acacia .. Biblical: acacia wood was used to build the Ark of the Covenant ..
[Cacia, Cacie, Casey, Casha, Casia, .. 9 more]

Calypso .. In France, the name may have been influenced by the reserarch boat of the French underwater researcher Jacques Costeau which was called "Calypso".
[Calipso, Callypso, Kallypso]

Claire .. Actresses Clara Bow, Claire Bloom, Claire Danes.
[Ceara, Cearra, Cheeara, Chiara, Ciara, .. 56 more]

Pandora .. She was given charge of a mysterious box and told not to open it .. Being curious, she opened the box, and every kind of humankind's ills flew out, followed by the one counterpart, Hope.
[Dora, Doura, Pandorah, Panndora, Pandorra, .. 1 more]

Cantara .. "Little bridge."

Iris .. Mythology: Iris was a messenger-goddess who rode rainbows between heaven and earth to deliver messages from Olympus ..
[Irida, Iridiana, Iridianny, Irisa, Irisha, .. 1 more]

Mary .. Through the centuries, names like Dolores and Mercedes have been created to express aspects of Mary's life and worship ..
[Mair, Maire, Mal, Malia, Mallie, .. 98 more]

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 ..
[Halcyon, Halcyona]

Aegina .. Also one of the Greek islands close to the mainland.
[Egina]

Daya .. A kind of hawk known as a kite.
[Dayah]

Annabel .. Most famous bearer was Edgar Allan Poe's Annabel Lee, in the poem of the same name ..
[Anabel, Anabella, Anabelle, Annabal, Annabelinda, .. 3 more]

Enola .. The name was made known in 1945 in the form Enola Gay as the name of the plane that carried the atom bomb dropped on Hiroshima .. The plane was named after the pilot's mother.

Bergen .. Bergen is the name of a major port city in Norway.

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