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Pure names and what they mean, for pure, chaste, perfect, virgin, true.

These boy names were at the height of their popularity in the year 2012 (usage of 0.1451%) and have remained as popular to this day (usage 0.1412%, down 2.7%), but with names like Candido, Augustine and Malcolm becoming less stylish. Gael (#213), Gavin (#60), Diego (#129) and Devin (#253) are four of the more trendy boy names among these, and there is a rebound in baby name usage for Diego. Divin (top 39%) and Coonley (54%) are common last names.

Here is the list of Virgin names for girls.

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Top 1000 baby names ranking of Pure names: Augustine, Candido, Devin, Diego, Gael

Afif 1 .. Root fr. Arabic element. "Chaste." Not in Top 1000. See also Aviv.

Akmal 2 .. Derivative of Arabic element. "Perfect." Not in popularity charts. [Aqmal]

Amal 3 .. Root fr. Hebrew, Sanskrit, Arabic. "pure; hope." Not Top 1000 names. Familiar to Americans as the young .. [Amahl, Amel, .. 1 more]

Augustine 4 .. .. God, make me chaste, but not .. Ranked in Top 1000. [Agoston, Augustin, Augustyn, Augy, Austen, .. 6 more]

Candido 5 .. Stems fr. Latin element. "White, pure." Outside Top 1000. Volitaire's famous novel "Candide" makes fun .. [Candide, Candidio]

Catlin 6 .. Origin fr. Irish, Greek. "Pure." Not Top 1000 names. Variant of Catherine .. [Cattlin, .. 2 more]

Conley 7 .. .. from "connla" meaning "pure, chaste, sensible" .. Common as surname. Compare Conley (upper 1%) with common last name Condee (upper 97%), which also begins with Co-. See also Corley.

Decatur 8 .. "ten", but might also mean "pure" .. Not that popular as a boys' name, Decatur exists more commonly as a surname.

Devin 9 .. .. the French "divin", meaning "divine, perfect". Devin and Devon were among 2014's Top names. [Dev, Devinn, .. 3 more]

Diego 10 .. .. to whom the Virgin of Guadalupe .. Diego has grown increasingly popular with parents since 1880-1889. [Dago]

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Pure names: Gavin, Malcolm

Gael 11 .. .. ėl white, fair, pure, and gwenn .. Gael is a chic version. [Gale]

Galahad 12 .. Name of the pure, perfect knight .. Galahad and Galath are not often adopted as baby names. [Galath]

Gavin 13 .. .. and may mean "pure, light", from .. Ranked in Top 1000. [Gavan, Gavyn, Gawaine, Gawayne, .. 10 more]

Gilmore 14 .. Based on Irish, Gaelic word. "Servant of the Virgin Mary." Not in Top 1000. [Gillmore, .. 2 more]

Gower 15 .. Based on Old Welsh word. "Pure." Gauwer, Gewer and Gowerry are kreatif forms.

Gwalchmai 16 .. .. the plains, fierce or pure, light. Not Top 1000 name.

Joachim 17 .. .. name of the Virgin Mary's father .. Joaquin is popular as a variant form of Joachim. [Akim, Joacheim, Yachim, .. 7 more]

Kamal 18 .. Source fr. Arabic. "Perfection, perfect." Not Top 1000 names. [Kameel, Kamil]

Malcolm 19 .. .. was based on the true story .. Listed in Top 1000. [Malcom, .. 2 more]

Mayes 20 .. .. the veneration of the Virgin Mary .. Rare. Mayes, like Marques, ends with the androgynous-sounding -es. [Mays]

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Summary of Pure names (and variants) for boys.

Afif - Mayes
Afif, Akmal [Aqmal], Amal [Amel, Amahl, Amali], Augustine [Augy, Augie, Austen, Austyn, Austin, Augustin, Augustyn, Avgustin, ..], Candido [Candide, Candidio], Catlin [Katlin, Cattlin, Kattlin], Conley, Decatur, Devin [Dev, Devon, Devyn, Devinn, Devynn], Diego [Dago], Gael [Gale], Galahad [Galath], Gavin [Gawan, Gavyn, Gwayn, Gwayne, Gawayn, Gawaine, Gawayne, ..], Gilmore [Gilmour, Gillmore, Gillmour], Gower, Gwalchmai, Joachim [Jakim, Yakim, Yachim, Jachim, Joaquin, Josquin, Joaquim, Joacheim, ..], Kamal [Kamil, Kameel], Malcolm [Malcom, Malkolm, Malcolum], Mayes [Mays]

Mordecai - Zaki
Mordecai [Mort, Mordy, Mordechai, Mortdecai], Pagan, Penn [Pen], Perfecto, Tahir [Taheer], True, Virginius [Virginio], Zaki