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Girl Names related to Bear

Bear names for baby girls, with 36 entries. Bears are magnificent mammals known for being brave in the face of danger and fiercely protective of their young. These attributes carry over into female names that mean bear, for instance with the Germanic name Bernadette, which means as brave as a bear. As a verb, the word bear connotes the idea of supporting or enduring. Names with this meaning include Veronica, which means the bearer of victory.

Bear names are rather popular as baby girl names. Their usage peaked in 1912 with 1.608% of baby girls being given Bear names. Within the top 1000 baby names then, there were 6 Bear names. The names have slipped in popularity since then, and they are of moderate use in recent times. In 2015, their total usage was 0.712% with 4 Bear names listed among the top 1000. Among all Bear names, Elizabeth (English, Greek, and Hebrew) was the most widely used, with a ranking of #13 and a usage of 0.499%.


Armelle stone, bear; disciple, prince, chief ... of Celtic origin ... used mainly in Breton, French, and German ...

Arthuretta stone, bear ... of Germanic origin and it is used ... generic name has been used in Arthurian ...

Ayla deer, gazelle, doe, hind; oak tree, ... origin is English, and its use, English and ... derivative of Ayala ...

Barrett strong as a bear ... has its origins in the Germanic language ... uncommon as a baby girl name ...

Berengaria strong as a bear ... of Germanic origin ... not commonly used as a baby girl ...

Berenice bearer of victory; bearer of victory, ... has its origins in the Old Greek ... derivative of Bernice ...

Bernadette brave as a bear ... of Germanic origin ... used mainly in English and French ... rare as a baby girl name ...

Callista most beautiful ... language of origin is Old Greek ... predominantly used in English and German ...

Callisto most beautiful ... has its origins in the Old Greek ... Greek mythology, Callisto was the name of a ...

Eden delight, paradise; blessed bear ... of Hebrew origin ... used mainly in English and Hebrew ...

Eferhild a warrior who is as strong as a ... language of origin is English ... not regularly used as a baby name for ...

Elizabeth God is perfection, God is my oath ... has its origins in the Hebrew language ... was #8 in rank then ...

Flis a well-behaved girl ... derived from Polish origins ... rarely used as a baby name for girls ...

Hagar flight; forsaken ... language of origin is Hebrew ... predominantly used in English and Hebrew ...

Hao one who is perfectly behaved ... of Vietnamese origin ... not commonly used as a baby girl name ...

Hasuna one who is well-behaved; good ... language of origin is Arabic ... a rare baby girl name ...

Hausu like a bear yawning upon awakening ... of Native American-Miwok-Moquelumnan ...

Heltu like a bear reaching out ... has its origins in the Native ... irregularly used as a baby girl name ...

Khaliqa a creator; one who is well-behaved ... of Arabic origin ... not popular as a baby name for girls ...

Laqueta a quiet and well-behaved child ... language of origin is English-American ... variant of Laquita ...

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