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Water baby names and what they mean, for water, with 30 results. These boy names were at the top of their popularity in the year 1990 (ADOPTION OF 3.2%) and have become much less common since (ADOPTION 0.9%, 72.8%), with names such as Mark becoming less in vogue. Brooks (#231) and Raphael (#533) are two of the more fashionable birth names in this list, while Diver (TOP 12%) and Dever (4%) are popular last names. Here is the list of Water names for girls.

Water names

Atwater - Mark | Moses - Wiley

Atwater - Mark

Atwater
Origin fr. Old English. "At the water." Atwater (TOP 5%), comparable to Auster (TOP 38%), Atter (96%), is a common -ter suffix surname. Place name. [Attwater]

Baptist
.. baptized Jesus with water in the .. Baptist, Babtysta, etc. were not among 2016's Top names. [Bautista, Battiste, Baptiste, .. 2 more]

Brooks

Brooks
Origin fr. Old English, Old German elements. "Water, small stream." Usage of Brooks and variants as birth names in 2016 was up 1.7% compared to a year ago. Director Brooks Atkinson. [Brookie, Brook, .. 2 more]

Caspian

Caspian
.. inland body of water in the .. Usage of Caspian as a children's name in 2016 was 55.6% more than the previous year. See also Campian.

Cranford
.. refers to the water dwelling birds. Cranford and Cranfurd were not among 2016's Top names. [Cranfurd]

Destin

Destin
.. Destan means "by the still waters". Unconventional, with usage of 0.007% for Destin and variants as children's names in 2016, lower than 0.008% a year ago. [Deston, .. 1 more]

Devereux
.. to do with water "eau", or .. Deveraux and Devereux are uncommon as given names. [Deveraux]

Dover
Root fr. Welsh language. "Water." Dover was not among 2016's Top names. See also Davar. Name of the British seaport on ..

Earvin

Earvin
Based on Gaelic element. "Green, fresh water." Earvin is an infrequently used men's name, existing often (UPPER 35%) as a surname. Variant of Irvin ..

Ervin

Ervin
Stems fr. Gaelic language. "Green, fresh water." A familiar boys' name (#1769 IN CURRENT LIST), Ervin also exists commonly as a surname. See also Ervine. Variant of Irving ..

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Water names: Brooks, Caspian, Destin, Earvin, Ervin

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Water names: Erving, Irving, Kenn, Kyle, Lake

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Water names: Lamar, Mark

Erving

Erving
From Old English language. "Green, fresh water." A moderately offbeat baby name, Erving occurs more commonly as a last name. Variant of Irving .. [Ervine]

Fintan
.. lived only on bread and water. Fintan, Fionntan and Fiontan are not in the Top 2000. [Fiontan, .. 1 more]

Fontaine
From French word. "Fountain, water source." Unusual. Fontaine, var., similar to Faine, end with the androgynous-sounding -ne. [Fonteyne, Fontana, .. 2 more]

Glyndwr
Derived fr. Welsh word. "Valley of water." Not that prominent as a children's name. From glyn dwr .. [Glyndwer, Glyn, Glendower, .. 2 more]

Irving

Irving
Based on Gaelic language. "Green, fresh water." Irvine and forms were favored by parents in the 1910s and have become less conventional, with Irving becoming less trendy. A Scottish surname probably derived from .. [Irvyn, Irven, Irv, Erv, .. 4 more]

Kenn

Kenn
Source fr. Welsh. "Bright water." Somewhat unfamiliar as a baby name, Kenn occurs more often as a last name. See also Penn. Also a variant of Kenneth.

Kyle

Kyle
.. narrow body of water between two .. Adoption of Kye and variants was more pronounced 26 years ago and has become less. [Kyrell, Kyler, .. 6 more]

Lake

Lake
.. for an inland body of water. Usage of Laiken and variants was expansive a decade ago and is less today. [Lakon, .. 4 more]

Lamar

Lamar
Root fr. Old French, Old German languages. "The water; land famous." Usage of Lamar, Lemar, etc. as birth names in 2016 was down 16% compared to the year before. Plutocrat Lamar Hunt. [Lemarr, .. 3 more]

Mark

Mark
.. ! meaning that the water was two .. Adoption of Mark, Mario, etc. as boys' names in 2016 was 4.7% less than the previous year. [Marquus, Markov, Markos, Marko, Marco, .. 13 more]

Quick Reference

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

1. Atwater - Mark
Atwater [Attwater], Baptist [Bautista, Battiste, Battista, Baptiste, Babtysta], Brooks [Brook, Brooke, Brookie, Brookes], Caspian, Cranford [Cranfurd], Destin [Deston, Destan], Devereux [Deveraux], Dover, Earvin, Ervin, Erving [Ervine], Fintan [Fiontan, Fionntan], Fontaine [Fontane, Fontana, Fonteyne, Fontayne], Glyndwr [Glyn, Glin, Glynn, Glyndwer, Glendower], Irving [Erv, Irv, Irvyn, Irvin, Irven, Ervin, Irvine, Earvin], Kenn, Kyle [Kye, Kile, Kyler, Kylen, Kylar, Kylan, Kiley, Kyrell], Lake [Lakon, Laken, Laike, Laikin, Laiken], Lamar [Lemar, Lemarr, Lamarr, Lamarre], Mark [Marq, Marko, Marque, Markus, Markov, Markos, Marquus, Marques, ..]


Moses [Moss, Mozes, Mosie, Moshe, Moyses, Mosiah, Mosheh, ..], Nalin [Nameen], Raphael [Rafe, Rafel, Ravel, Raffael, Rafello, Raphello, Raphaello, Raffaello, ..], Ryan [Ryun, Ryon, Ryne, Ryen, Rion, Rien, Rian], Tahoe, Tahoma [Tocoma, Tekoma, Tacoma], Trent [Trenton, Trentin, Trenten], Varun [Varoun], Waterford, Wiley [Wylie, Willey]

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