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Girl Names associated with Virtue

Virtue baby names and what they mean, for virtue, with 25 results. These Virtue names were first used by the Puritans, reflecting values and ideals based on human qualities or feelings. Adoption of these girl names was at its apex 65 years ago (ADOPTION OF 1.75%) and is somewhat lower today (ADOPTION 1.32%, DOWN 24.8%), with names such as Charity becoming somewhat dated. Felicity (#360), Serenity (#71) and Mercy (#1013) are three of the more trendy names for newborns in this list, while Fauth (TOP 15%) and Fath (12%) are familiar last names.

Virtue names

Amity - Silence | Temperance - Wisdom

Amity - Silence

Amity

Amity
A virtue name. Amily is also a somewhat common kid's name. [Amitie]

Charity

Charity
.. One of the virtue names, used .. Charity (cf. City, Cullity) is a popular -ity suffix surname. [Sharitye, Sharity, Chattie, Charitye, Charitey, Charitee, Charita, Charisse, Caridade, Caridad, .. 17 more]

Chastity

Chastity
.. A virtue name. This name has .. Adoption of Chastity, Chastine, etc. as birth names in 2015 was up 11.5% compared to the year before. [Chasty, Chastitey, Chastin, Chastidy, Chassity, .. 10 more]

Comfort
.. A virtue name introduced at the .. Comlot is a creative form.

Cynthia

Cynthia
.. virgin goddess of virtue and Elizabeth .. Cynthia and variants became less trendy last year, falling on average -8 rankings as girls' names with Cindy dropping the most. [Synthya, Syndia, Syndee, Sindya, Cythia, Cynthie, Cynthea, Cynnie, Cyndie, Cyn, .. 42 more]

Esperanza

Esperanza
.. of the three virtues. See also .. Usage of Esperanza, Esperantia, etc. as children's names in 2015 was 14.2% more than the previous year. [Esperantia, Esperance]

Fadila
Source fr. Arabic. "Moral excellence, virtue." Unusual. Fadila, Fadheela and Fazila are not found in the US Census. Feminine of Fadile. [Fazila, Fadheela]

Faith

Faith
A virtue name meaning trust in .. Faith (UPPER 6%), Fay (1%), Faye (12%) and Fe (94%) occur commonly as last names. [Fe, Faye, .. 5 more]

Felicity

Felicity
A virtue name first used in .. Usage of Felicite and forms was common in 2015. [Flick, .. 3 more]

Grace

Grace
A virtue name introduced by the .. Gracee, Gracey, Gracie, Gratia and Grazyna are generally used as forms of Grace. [Grazyna, Grazina, Graziella, Gratiela, Gratiana, Grata, Gracina, Gracey, Gracelynne, Gracella, .. 19 more]

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Virtue names: Amity, Charity, Chastity, Cynthia, Esperanza

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Virtue names: Faith, Felicity, Grace, Honor, Justice

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Virtue names: Mercy, Patience, Prudence, Serenity

Honor

Honor
A virtue name; Honour was used .. Honor, Honorine and Norah are familiar as forms. [Onora, Honorata, .. 13 more]

Justice

Justice
A virtue name. The cardinal virtues .. Justice (UPPER 1%) and Justiss (33%) occur frequently as last names. [Justyce, .. 1 more]

Mercy

Mercy
A virtue name popular with the .. Used frequently as baby names, Merci, Mercy, etc. are similar to the familiar Merri. [Mersey, Mercina, .. 4 more]

Modesty
A virtue name that the Romans .. Modesta is frequently occurring (UPPER 43%) as a first name, whereas Modestia, Modestina, Modestine and Modesty are unconventional. [Modestine, .. 3 more]

Patience

Patience
Virtue name used since the 16th .. A common birth name (#1089 IN 2015), Patience is also found often as a surname. [Pazienza, Patient, .. 2 more]

Peace
Not strictly a virtue name. Rarely used as a girls' name, Peace occurs more conventionally as a last name. See also Peachy.

Prudence

Prudence
Virtue name most common in the .. Prudy and forms were favored as baby names 135 years ago. [Prue, Pru, .. 3 more]

Purity
A virtue name. See also Chastity. Outside Top 2000. [Pureza]

Serenity

Serenity
A virtue name. Common, with usage of 0.301% for Serenity and Serene as baby names in 2015, but lower than 0.346% in 2014. [Serene]

Silence
Puritan virtue name that is now .. Not Top 2000 name.

Quick Reference

Summary Index of Virtue names [and variants] for girls.

1. Amity - Silence
Amity [Amitie], Charity [Karita, Cherri, Cherit, Cherry, Sharity, Sharitee, Sharitey, Sharitye, ..], Chastity [Chasty, Chastin, Chastina, Chastney, Chastine, Chastitey, Chastitie, Chastitee, ..], Comfort, Cynthia [Syndy, Syndia, Syntha, Synthee, Synthya, Synthie, Synthia, Syntheea, ..], Esperanza [Esperance, Esperantia], Fadila [Fazila, Fadheela], Faith [Fe, Fay, Fae, Faye, Fayth, Faythe, Faithe], Felicity [Flick, Felicita, Felicite, Felicitas], Grace [Grazia, Grayce, Grazyna, Grazina, Graziosa, Gratiela, Graziella, Gratiella, ..], Honor [Nora, Onora, Norry, Norah, Honour, Norina, Norine, Honorine, ..], Justice [Justiss, Justyce], Mercy [Merci, Mercie, Mersey, Mercey, Mercina, Mercilla], Modesty [Modesta, Modestia, Modestina, Modestine], Patience [Patient, Pazienza, Paciencia, Patienzia], Peace, Prudence [Pru, Prue, Prudy, Prudie, Prudencia], Purity [Pureza], Serenity [Serene], Silence


Temperance, Truth [Truly, Trule, Truley], Verity [Verety, Verita, Veretie, Veritie], Virtue, Wisdom

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