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Girl Names associated with Deer


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Deer baby names and what they mean, for deer, fawn, with 16 results. These girl names were at the apex of their popularity 78 years ago (USAGE OF 0.42%) and are now much less widespread (USAGE 0.13%, 69%), with names such as Elaine becoming somewhat outmoded. Ayla (#189) is the most chic birth name in this list, while Ayalla (TOP 60%) is a conventional last name. Here is the list of Deer names for boys.

Deer names

Afra - Raleigh

From Hebrew, Arabic. "Young deer; color of earth." Aira is a marginally prominent birth name. [Aphra, .. 3 more]

Possibly means "young deer" in Hebrew .. Unconventional, but Aphra, Affera, Afra are comparable to popular last names Abera (UPPER 60%), Andra (39%), with the -ra suffix. [Afra, Affery, .. 1 more]

From Hebrew element. "Deer or gazelle." Ayala (UPPER 1%) and Ayla (83%) exist regularly as surnames. The name of a 17th century .. [Ayla]


Origin fr. Hebrew. "Deer or gazelle." Ayla became more trendy in 2018, rising +42 rankings as a baby name to reach #189. See also Byla. Variant of Ayala ..


.. famous by Walt Disney's cartoon deer. Bambi and variants were favored as birth names 5 decades ago. [Bamby, Bambina, Bambalina, .. 1 more]

.. by the similar Fawn and Paige. Beige is rarely adopted as a birth name.


Stems fr. Old English language. "Deer park." Somewhat popular as birth names, Darbie, Darby, etc. are similar to the familiar Barbie. Place name .. [Darrby, Darrbie, Darbey, .. 4 more]


.. Welsh word elain meaning "young deer" .. Usage of Elaine, Elana, etc. as children's names in 2018 was up 5.2% compared to 2017. [Layney, Helaine, Ellaine, Elanna, Elainna, Allaine, Alayna, .. 19 more]


"Young deer." Less common today. Fawn was the version last appearing (1980-1989) in the Top 2000. Biographer Fawn Brodie. [Fawnya, Fawne, Faun, Fanya, .. 5 more]

.. are graceful creatures related to deers. A rare children's name, Gazella occurs more often as a last name. [Gazelle]

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Deer names: Ayla, Bambi, Darby, Elaine, Fawn, Raleigh

Origin fr. Hebrew word. "Doe, female deer." Scarce. Hinda and Hynda are not listed in the US Census. [Hynda]

Derivative of Yiddish element. "Deer." Hindy, Hinden are common surnames. See also Hind. Feminine of Hershel.

Derived fr. Hebrew element. "Fawn." Not that prominent as a girls' name. Variant of Ophrah .. [Ophra, Ofrat, .. 1 more]

Derived fr. Hebrew. "Young deer, fawn; place of dust." Not Top 2000 names. A biblical place name .. [Orpah, Oprah, .. 6 more]

Root fr. Hebrew word. "Fawn." Orphie and variants were not among 2018's Top names. Biblical name .. [Orphie, Aphra, .. 5 more]


Based on Old English. "Roe deer's meadow." Usage of Raleigh, Raley, etc. as birth names in 2018 was down 3.3% compared to a year ago. Place name .. [Rawley, Rawleigh, Raileigh, .. 2 more]

Quick Reference

Summary Index of Deer names [and variants] for girls.

1. Afra - Raleigh
Afra [Aphra, Affra, Affery, Affera], Aphra [Afra, Affery, Affera], Ayala [Ayla], Ayla, Bambi [Bamby, Bambie, Bambina, Bambalina], Beige, Darby [Darb, Darrby, Darbie, Darbey, Darbee, Darrbie, Darrbey], Elaine [Laine, Ellie, Layney, Lainey, Ellane, Helaine, Ellayne, Ellaine, ..], Fawn [Faun, Fawne, Fawna, Fauna, Fanya, Fawnya, Fawnia, Faunia], Gazella [Gazelle], Hinda [Hynda], Hinde, Ofra [Ophra, Ofrit, Ofrat], Ophrah [Orpa, Ofra, Afra, Orpah, Oprah, Ophra, Ofrit, Aphra], Orpah [Afra, Orpa, Oprah, Ofrit, Aphra, Orphie, Ophrah], Raleigh [Raley, Rawley, Railey, Rawleigh, Raileigh]

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