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Acacia

A flower name from the 16th century, derived from Latin acacia of Greek akakia a derivative of ake ‘point, thorn’.

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Acantha

The name Acantha (ə-KAN-thə) is a girl’s name of Greek origin, meaning: “thorny”.

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Agatha

Latinized version of Greek name Agathē a feminine form of agathos.

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Agnes

Latinized version of the Greek name Hagnē a feminine form of the adjective hagnos ‘pure, holy’.

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Alexa

Alexa is a Greek name meaning: “defender of men”.

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Alpha

Ultimately of Semitic origin; compare to Hebrew āleph ‘ox’.

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Amethyst

Amethyst (a-muh-thuhst) is a girl’s name from an English word via Greek, meaning: “not intoxicated”.

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Anthea

Latinized spelling of Greek Antheia from the feminine adjective antheios ‘flowery’.

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Artemas

Artemas Meaning, origin, and popularity of the name ArtemasArtemas  Gift of ArtemasOf The New Testament derived from Artemidoros ‘gift of Artemis’ and Artemisthenes ‘strength of Artemis’.Gift of ArtemasGreekFor a boyNot in the U.S. top 1,000 namesSearch Baby Boy Names...

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Artemisia

Artemisia (AAR-TUH-MEE-ZHUH) is a Greek girl’s name meaning: “gift of Artemis”.

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Atlas

The boy’s name Atlas is a Greek name meaning: “titan, to carry”.

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Attica

Attica (AT-I-KUH) is a Greek girl’s name meaning: “from Attica”.

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Berenice

Berenice Meaning, origin, and popularity of the name BereniceBerenice  Victory bringerFrom Greek name Berenike, of the royal house of Macedon. It is most likely a Macedonian dialect form of Pherenike, meaning victory bringer.Victory bringerGreekFor a girlNot in the...

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Beryl

Beryl Meaning, origin, and popularity of the name BerylBeryl  Gemstone NameA gemstone name that came into fashion at the end of the 19th century. Beryl is a pale green stone of emerald variety.Gemstone NameGreekFor a girlNot in the U.S. top 1,000 namesMore about the...

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Bronte

Bronte Meaning, origin, and popularity of the name Bronte Bronte   Thunder From the Greek word bronte meaning ‘thunder’. Alternatively, it could also be from the Irish surname Gaelic Ó Proinntigh meaning ‘bestower’. Thunder Greek For a girl Not in the U.S. top 1,000...

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Calix

Calix is a boy’s name of Greek origin, meaning: “handsome”. Calix is also a Latin word meaning “chalice’.

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Calla

Calla is a Greek girl’s name meaning: “beauty”.

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Cassiopeia

Cassiopeia (KAS-EE-UH-PEE-UH) is a Greek girl’s name possibly meaning: “cassia juice”.

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Charis

All About the Name Charis Gender: Girl Meaning: Grace Origin: Greek Current Popularity: Not in the top 1,000 names More about the name Charis: From Greek kharis ‘grace’. A word used in early Christianity but was not used as a name after Christ or the Middle Ages. ...

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Cleo

Cleo (KLEE-OH) is a Greek girl’s name meaning: “glory”.

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Cressida

Cressida (KRES-I-DUH) is a Greek girl’s name meaning: “gold”.

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Daria

Daria Meaning, origin, and popularity of the name DariaDariaPossess WellFeminine of the male name Darius meaning ‘possess well’.Possess WellGreekFor a girl Not in the U.S. top 1,000 names More about the name DariaVariations & similar names, nicknames, middle names...

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Delia

Delia Meaning, origin, and popularity of the name DeliaDeliaBorn on the Island of DelosA name from Greek mythology of the goddess Artemis, referring to her birth on the island of Delos.Born on the Island of DelosGreekFor a girl Not in the U.S. top 1,000 names More...

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Dora

Dora Meaning, origin, and popularity of the name DoraDoraGift19th-century coinage used as a short form of Isidora, Theodora, Dorothy and any other Greek name with the word dōron ‘gift’.GiftGreekFor a girl Not in the U.S. top 1,000 names More about the name...

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Dorian

Dorian is a Greek name meaning: “tribe”. The name Dorian

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Effie

Effie (EH-Fey) is a Greek girl’s name meaning: “well spoken”.

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Elaena

Elaena (El-e-nah) is a Greek girl’s name meaning: “shining light”.

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Eulalia

Eulalia Meaning, origin, and popularity of the name EulaliaEulalia  Well SpokenFrom a Late Greek name composed of eu ‘well, good’ and Lalein ‘to talk. Eulalia enjoyed large popularity in the Middle Ages.Well SpokenGreekFor a girlNot in the U.S. top 1,000 namesMore...

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Evangeline

Evangeline is a girl’s name derived from Latin evangelium, meaning: ”gospel”.

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Gaia

All About the Name GaiaMEANING ORIGIN, POPULARITY AND MORE The girl's name Gaia (GY-UH) is a Greek name meaning: “goddess of earth”.   POPULARITY The name Gaia is not in the U.S. top 1,000 most popular names.   MIDDLE NAME IDEAS Calliope   SIMILAR NAMES...

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Halina

Halina is a Greek and Slavic name meaning: “shining light”.

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Ianthe

All About the Name Ianthe Gender: Girl Meaning: Violet flower Origin: Greek Current Popularity: Not in the top 1,000 names More about the name Ianthe: From Greek ion ‘violet’ and anthos ‘flower’. What do you think of the name Ianthe? Let us know in the comments...

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Ilario

Ilario is an Italian boy’s name meaning: “cheerful”.

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Indigo

Indigo (in-duh-gow) is a girl’s name of Greek origin meaning: “dark blue”.

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Iole

All About the Name Iole Gender: Girl Meaning: Violet Origin: Greek Current Popularity: Not in the top 1,000 namesMore about the name Iole: Pronounced ‘eye-oh-lee’: a name from Greek mythology, representing the Greek vocabulary word meaning ‘violet’.What do you think...

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