Spice Names

Spice names and what they mean, for spice, herb, perfume for women. These girl names were at the peak of their popularity in 1996 (usage of 0.1185%) and are somewhat less popular today (usage 0.0622%, down 47.5%), with names like Althea, Ciara, Essence, Ginger and Rosemary falling out of style. Chanel (#633) is the most contemporarily stylish girl name among these, and there is also a rekindling in birth name popularity for this name.


Althea - Tansy

Page 1/1 of 18 Spice names.

Althea 1 .. Source fr. Greek element. "Healing herb." Althea and variants became more popular in 2014, gaining +225 positions as children's names with Thea leading the rise. From Althaia, and of a different .. [Altha, Eltha, .. 7 more]

Anise 2 .. names derived from spices are Clove .. Not in Top 1000. [Aneese, Anis, Anisette]

Bay 3 .. .. used as a herb and flavouring .. Unisex name. Baly (top 48%), Bacy (73%) are common last names similar to Bay (top 3%).

Cassia 4 .. .. type of the spice cinnamon see .. Unconventional, but Cassia is similar to popular last names Mesia (top 34%), Carsia (100%), which also end with -sia. See also Cassi.

Chanel 5 .. .. (1883 1971), and a number of famous perfumes .. Channels (upper 34%), Chann (38%) are common last names similar to Chanel (upper 75%), Channell (6%). [Chanele, Shanelle, Shannel, .. 10 more]

Ciara 6 .. .. the brand of perfume called Ciara .. Kiara, Keira, Sierra and Kiera (+29) are trendy versions. [Ceara, Cearia, Ciearra, Keara, .. 18 more]

Cinnamon 7 .. .. warm brown colored spice that has .. Cinnamon (upper 17%) and Sinnamon (90%) occur commonly as last names. [Cynnamon, Sinemmon, .. 1 more]

Clove 8 .. The spice (compare Cinnamon) that comes .. Clove was not among 2014's Top names. See also Cleva.

Essence 9 .. Stems fr. American language. "Perfume." Essence has faded in popularity as a children's name circa 1998. The distilled elements of a thought ..

Fennel 10 .. .. seeds are used as a spice .. Fennel is a scarce female name, appearing frequently (upper 17%) as a last name.

Ginger 11 .. .. pungent root used as a spice .. Popular as last names. Compare Ginjer, var. and common surnames Gintner (upper 65%), Gingery (24%), which also begin with Gin-. [Gingee, Gingie, Ginjer, .. 1 more]

Norell 12 .. .. may be due to the perfume .. Common as surnames, and Norell (upper 25%) is comparable to common surnames Garrell (upper 30%), Serrell (58%), which also end with -rell. [Narelle]

Rosemary 13 .. .. to the fragrant herb, which in .. Popular as last names, and Rosemary (upper 65%), Rozmary are similar to popular -ary surnames Demary (upper 20%), Romary (59%). [Romy, Rosemaree, Rosemarey, Rosemaria, .. 3 more]

Rue 14 .. A herb used for cooking and .. Rue (cf. Prue, Kue) is a popular -ue suffix last name. [Ruta]

Saffron 15 .. used as a spice, as well .. Saffran, Saffron, etc. are barely found as female names. [Saffran, Saphron, .. 2 more]

Salvia 16 .. .. for its aroma as a spice. Rare. Salvia, Sallvia, like Segovia, Livia, use the familiar feminine-sounding -via ending. [Sallvia, .. 1 more]

Shalimar 17 .. of a Guerlain perfume which was .. Shalimar, Shalemar, etc. are not Top 1000 names. [Shalamar, Shalemar, .. 1 more]

Tansy 18 .. .. the name of an unusual herb .. Uncommon. Tansy (cf. Posy, Seaughnessy) ends with the popular feminine-sounding -sy. [Tanazia, Tanzey, .. 6 more]

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Spice names: Althea, Chanel, Ciara, Essence, Ginger, Rosemary



Quick Index

Summary of Spice names (and variants) for girls.

Althea - Tansy
Althea [9], Anise [3], Bay, Cassia, Chanel [13], Ciara [22], Cinnamon [3], Clove, Essence, Fennel, Ginger [4], Norell [1], Rosemary [7], Rue [1], Saffron [4], Salvia [2], Shalimar [3], Tansy [8]

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