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Island baby names and what they mean, for island, isle, with 57 results. Usage of these boy names reached its apex during the years 1910-1919 (usage of 0.7%) and has become significantly lower since (usage 0.3%, 56.1%), with names like Herbert falling out of fashion. Easton (#78) is the most chic birth name among these, while Berkey (top 6%) and Edney (10%) are common surnames. Here is the list of Island names for girls.

Island names

Adney - Ennis | Ernan - Lisle | Lyle - Wyandanch

Adney - Ennis

Adney
Derivative of Old English. "The noble's island." Popular as last name. Compare Adney (top 20%) with popular -ey surnames Agey (top 74%), Alley (2%). See also Adnet. Place name.

Arran
The Isle of Arran is off .. Less common today. Arron was the version last listed (2010) in the Top 2000. [Arren, .. 2 more]

Bainbridge
.. name for an island in Washington .. Not in popularity charts. [Bain, .. 4 more]

Birkey
Based on Middle English element. "Island of birch trees." Not in popularity charts. Place name. [Birkee, Birkie, Birky]

Birney
Derivative of Old English language. "Island with the brook." Burney (top 3%), Birney (12%), Birnie (27%) and Burnie (60%) exist regularly as surnames. Place name. [Birnie, .. 3 more]

Blakeney
Derived fr. Old English language. "Dark island; white island." Blakeney, Blakenie and Blakeny are unusual as baby names. Place name .. [Blakenie, .. 1 more]

BoydBoyd
.. for the Scottish Isle of Bute .. Boid is more unusual as a version of Boyd. [Boid]

BurneyBurney
From Old English word. "Island of the brook." Beirney and variants are barely found as masculine names. Place name. [Beirney, Beirnie, .. 1 more]

Cadfan
.. monastery on Bardsey Island in the .. Caofan and Carfan are creative variations. See also Cadan.

Cairn
.. be seen in the British Isles. Compare last names Cairl (top 52%), Caire (30%). [Cairne, Cairns, Kairne, .. 2 more]

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Island names: Boyd, Burney, Calum, Conan, Easton, Ennis

CalumCalum
.. on the Scottish island of Iona .. Calum and Callum are in the Top 2000. [Callum, Colm, Colum]

ConanConan
.. missionary on the Isle of Man .. Con (upper 47%), Conan (55%), Conant (4%), Conn (2%) and Connie (39%) appear frequently as last names. [Con, Conant, Connie, .. 1 more]

Cuba
The largest island in the West .. Cub is a marginally favored baby name. See also Cabe.

Cyd
Root fr. Old English word. "Wide island." Outside Top 2000. Short form of Sydney.

Cydney
Root fr. Old English element. "Wide island." Cross-gender use. Rare, with the androgynous -ey suffix, like Corley. Variant of Sydney ..

Delius
.. a tiny Greek island that was .. Delos is common as a variant form of Delius. [Deli, Delios, Delos]

EastonEaston
.. English phrase meaning "island of stones" .. Easton has become progressively more popular as a boys' name since the 1880s. See also Eaton.

Eaton
From Old English word. "Island settlement." Eatton and variants are unusual as birth names. Place name. [Eatton, .. 2 more]

Efisio
.. mostly on the island of Sardinia .. Efisio was not a Top birth name in 2015.

EnnisEnnis
Derived fr. Gaelic language. "Island." Less popular today. Ennis was the variant last found (the 1970s) in the Top 2000. .. built on an island, in County .. [Enis]

Quick Reference

Summary Index of Island names [and variants] for boys.

1. Adney - Ennis
Adney, Arran [Arren, Arrin, Arron], Bainbridge [Bain, Bayne, Banebridge, Baynbridge, Baynebridge], Birkey [Birky, Birkee, Birkie], Birney [Birny, Birnie, Burney, Burnie], Blakeney [Blakeny, Blakenie], Boyd [Boid], Burney [Burnie, Beirney, Beirnie], Cadfan, Cairn [Kairn, Cairne, Cairns, Kairns, Kairne], Calum [Colm, Colum, Callum], Conan [Con, Conn, Connie, Conant], Cuba, Cyd, Cydney, Delius [Deli, Delos, Delios], Easton, Eaton [Eton, Eyton, Eatton], Efisio, Ennis [Enis]


Ernan [Ernin, Eirnin], Finbar [Fionn, Finnbar, Finnbarr, Fionbharr, Fionnbarr, Fionnbharr, ..], Gardner [Gardie, Gardnar, Gardener, Gardiner, Gardnard, Gardenner, ..], Gorham, Halsey [Halsy, Hallsy, Hallsey], Herbert [Herb, Herbie, Herbert, Heribert, Herberto, Heriberto, ..], Hockney [Hockny], Holmes, Hume [Hulme], Innes [Ines, Ennis, Innis, Inness, Inniss], Ion [Eion], Itamar [Ithamar, Ittamar], Javan [Jayvon, Jayven, Jayvern], Kauai [Kawai], Kelsey [Kelsy, Kelsie], Kit [Kitt], Kodiak, Largo, Lindsay [Linzy, Linsey, Linsay, Lyndsay, Lyndsey, Lyndsie, ..], Lisle [Lyle, Lyall, Lyell, Lysle]


Lyle [Lisle, Lyall, Lyell, Lysle], Mackinac, Neckarios [Nectaire, Nektario, Nectarios, Nectarius, Nektarius], Newport, Pitney [Pittney], Ramsay [Ramzi, Ramsey, Ramzey], Rhodes [Rodas, Rhoads, Rhodas], Rodney [Rodnee, Rodnie], Sicily [Sicilly], Skerry, Skye [Sky, Skie], Stepney [Stepny], Sutherland [Southerland], Sydney, Thurston [Torston, Torsten, Thorsten, Thursten, Thurstan, Thurstain, ..], Whitney, Wyandanch

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