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Page 1/3. 41 Water names and what they mean, for water, rain, dew, drink for baby girls, listing 1-20. Here is the list of Water names for boys.
Abital .. (Hebrew) "Father of dew." ..
Acquanetta .. (Latin) "Water." Invented name related to "aqua", which is Latin for "water" ..
Amethyst .. According to ancient Greek superstition, an amethyst protected its owner against the effects of strong drink ..
Ara .. (Persian) "Brings rain." ..
Brenna .. (Gaelic) "Little drop of water." ..
Brooke .. (Old English, Old German) "Water, small stream." ..
Chumani .. (Sioux) "Dew."
Clytie .. Mythology: a water nymph in love with Apollo, god of the sun ..
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 ..
Irvette .. (Old English) "Green, fresh water." ..
Jorah .. (Hebrew) "First rain or autumn rain." .. In Israel, at the end of the drought season with the return of the rain, people drop what they are doing and run into the street shouting "Jorah!" ..
Lake Geography name for an inland body of water.
Lana Variant of Alana (Old German) "precious" or (Irish, Gaelic) "little rock", or Helen (Greek) "sun ray", or (Hawaiian) "afloat; calm as still waters" ..
Liana .. Name of a vine common to tropical rain forests ..
Lynn .. The surname is also possibly of Old English and Gaelic origin, meaning "lake", "waterfall" or "pool", and probably would have been given to a family living near such a body of water ..
Mendota .. There is a beverage water, Mendota Springs, named after an Indian princess.
Naida .. (Greek) "Water nymph."
Nebraska .. (Native American Indian) "Flat water." ..
Nereida .. Nerida is an Australian aboriginal name for water lily or blossom ..
Niobe .. She wept continously, and in time she turned into a stone from which water constantly streamed ..
Ara, Brenna, Brooke, Lana, Liana, Lynn, Naida and Nereida are commonly used names, while Abital, Acquanetta, Amethyst, Chumani, Clytie, Halcyone, Irvette, Jorah, Lake, Mendota, Nebraska and Niobe are rare in comparison. (2000 U.S. Census)
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