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Page 1/5. 97 Virgin names and what they mean, for virgin, maiden, maid for baby girls, listing 1-20. Here is the list of Virgin names for boys.
Abigail .. She referred to herself as David's "handmaid", and her name became widely used as a term for a lady's maid ..
Adara .. (Arabic, Greek, Hebrew) "Virgin."
Adra .. (Arabic) "Virgin."
Agnes .. The popular Saint Agnes (fourth century) was a young Roman virgin martyred by the Roman Emperor Diocletian ..
Aludra .. (Greek) "Virgin." ..
Aluma .. (Hebrew) "Maiden."
Ann .. Saint Anne (mother of the Virgin Mary) ..
Annunciata .. Allusion to the Annunciation, when the Virgin Mary found out she would be Jesus' mother ..
Arachne .. Greek mythology: a young maiden who challenged the goddess Athena to a weaving contest and was turned into a spider for offending her ..
Artemis .. The other two virgin goddesses were Hestia, goddess of the hearth, and Athena, goddess of wisdom ..
Arwen .. Literary: an elf maiden in Tolkien's "Lord of the Rings", where in the elven language, Arwen means "noble woman".
Assunta .. (Latin) "Assumption (of the Virgin Mary into Heaven)." ..
Asuncion .. (Latin) "Assumption (of the Virgin Mary into Heaven)." ..
Atalanta .. Greek mythology: Atalanta was an athletic young maiden huntress who refused to marry any man who couldn't beat her in a foot race ..
Athena .. Mythology: the virgin goddess of wisdom and war, identified with the Roman goddess Minerva ..
Azra .. (Arabic) "Maiden."
Beda .. (Old English) "Battle maid."
Bedelia .. Literary: a very literal-minded maid named Amelia Bedelia features in a popular series of children's books ..
Berdine .. (Old German) "Bright or glowing maiden."
Berengaria .. (Old English) "Maiden of the bear-spear." ..
Abigail, Agnes, Ann, Assunta, Asuncion and Athena are commonly used names, while Adara, Adra, Aludra, Aluma, Annunciata, Arachne, Artemis, Arwen, Atalanta, Azra, Beda, Bedelia, Berdine and Berengaria are rare in comparison. (2000 U.S. Census)
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