Baby Names, Baby Name Meanings

Happy Names

15 Happy names that mean happy for girls, listing Happy baby names 1-15. Allegra, Felicia, Hilary, Ida, Jay, Joy and Sunny are popular names. Duscha, Fiesta, Hania, Happy, Jacey, Perdita, Sharmila and Xaviera are uncommon names. View Happy baby names below for name meanings or search Happy names for boys.


Allegra ... The musical term "allegro" means "quickly, with a happy air" ... [6]

Duscha ... "Happy." [4]

Felicia ... "Lucky, fortunate, happy." ... [30]

Fiesta ... From "festa". Use as a given name may be due to its happy association.

Hania ... "A place to rest; to be happy." [12]

Happy ... Happy is sometimes used as a nickname nowadays ... The late Nelson Rockefeller's wife was named Happy.

Hilary ... "Cheerful, happy." ... [7]

Ida ... Also possibly from an Old English expression for "prosperous, happy". Mythology ... [2]

Jacey ... Also possibly from the Latin name Gaius meaning "happy". [8]

Jay ... Also a medieval name possibly from Gaius (Latin) "happy" ... [13]

Joy ... or with the intention of wishing her a happy life ... [14]

Perdita ... a happy ending ensued.

Sharmila ... "Happy."

Sunny ... "Sunshine; happy, cheerful temperament." ... [4]

Xaviera ... Xaviera Hollander was the author of the book "The Happy Hooker" that caused some stir in the early 1970s. [7]

Related words: blessed, blithe, bright, cheerful, civil, contented, exalted, fair, fortunate, gay, glad, glorious, glowing, golden, good, high, inspired, joyful, joyous, just, lighthearted, lucky, merry, pat, pleasant, proper, prosperous, radiant, right, ripe, singing, sparkling, wise. Partial list of 5 results related to happy below. Click on above related words for more results.


Aeronwen ... "Fair, blessed berries." ...

Blythe ... "Blithe, cheerful, carefree." Modern coinage, though possibly linked to the transferred use of the surname from the word "blithe" during the Middle Ages ... "Hail to thee, blithe spirit!" and Noel Coward's play "Blithe Spirit" ... [1]

Ailbhe ... "White, noble, bright." [4]

Alair ... "Cheerful." ... [1]

Cora ... Civil rights activist Coretta Scott King. [58]

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