Baby Names, Baby Name Meanings

Epic Names

7 Epic names that mean epic for girls, listing Epic baby names 1-7. Armida, Carissa and Una are popular names. Calliope, Clio, Kalliope and Tristana are uncommon names. View Epic baby names below for name meanings or search Epic names for boys.

Armida ... First used in the 16th century by Italian poet Torquato Tasso for a character in an epic poem "Gerusalemme Liberata" ... [1]

Calliope ... the muse of epic poetry ... [3]

Carissa ... Used by Edmund Spencer in his epic 1590 poem "The Faerie Queene". [10]

Clio ... Calliope (epic poetry) ... [2]

Kalliope ... Mythology: Calliope is the muse of epic poetry. [1]

Tristana ... The tale has been told in an epic poem by Tennyson and an opera by Wagner. [2]

Una ... In Edmund Spenser's 16th century epic poem "The Faerie Queen" ...

Popularity of Epic names: Armida, Carissa, Una

Related words: alba, ballad, pastoral, poem, rhyme, song, story, tale, verse. Partial list of 13 results related to epic below. Click on above related words for more results.

Alba ... [8]

Frankie ... It is most famous as the name of the heroine of "The Ballad of Frankie and Johnny".

Ballade ...

Lyric ... [2]

Medora ... Medora is a romantic heroine in Lord Byron's narrative poem "The Corsair".

Aminta ... Aminta was the heroine of a well-known pastoral play by the Italian poet Tortquato Tasso (16th century) of the Renaissance. [5]

Alcina ... Italian poet Ludovico Ariosto used the name Alcina for a mistress of alluring enchantments and sensual pleasures in the 16th century Orlando poems. [10]

Bonnie ... The old nursery rhyme claims that "the child who is born on the Sabbath Day/is bonny and blithe and good and gay" ... [17]

Rhonda ... [Rondel] [11]

Fleur ... In John Galsworthy's "The Forsyte Saga" (1922) ... [2]

Adeline ... Opera soprano Adelina Patti (late 19th century) and a well-known song called "Sweet Adeline" gave the name exposure ... [25]

Anastasia ... and a film was based on this story (1956) ... [47]

Aurora ... In some versions of the fairy tale "Sleeping Beauty" ... [7]