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Girl Names related to Moon

Moon names for baby girls, related also with star, with 184 entries. Names for girls that mean moon have a quality of understated glamor and allure to them. Throughout history, the moon has been associated with the themes of light, heaven, and celestial worship, inspiring countless legends such as the story of Chang Er in Chinese folklore. Greek and Roman moon deities like Diana and Phoebe have also had their names bestowed upon countless little girls.

Moon names are rather popular as baby girl names, and they are also regarded as trendy. The names' popularity increased from the 1920s up to the 1950s. Their usage peaked in 1957 with 3.302% of baby girls being given Moon names. Within the top 1000 baby names then, there were 13 Moon names. The names have slipped in popularity since then. In 2016, their total usage was 1.463% with 13 Moon names listed among the top 1000. Among all Moon names, Nora (English, German, Irish, Italian, Scandinavian, Scottish, Czech, and Armenian) was the most widely used, with a ranking of #36 and a usage of 0.2895%.


Alcyone kingfisher; kingfisher; calm or ... used mostly in English and French, and ... derivative of Halcyon ...

Alzubra star in the constellation Leo ... has its origins in the Arabic language ... not regularly used as a baby girl ...

Amalthea to soothe, to soften ... used predominantly in English and ... derived from Old Greek origins ...

Amar moon; unfading flower ... of Arabic and Old Greek origin ... used mainly in Arabic ... form of Amara ...

Amaris child of the moon; God has promised ... of English origin ... used mainly in English and Hebrew ...

Amidala language of origin is English-American ... name was created by George Lucas for his Star ...

Ankareeda resembling a night star; shining ... origin is Arabic ... an unusual baby girl name ...

Artemis follower of Artemis; safe; butcher ... of Old Greek origin ... used mainly in English and Greek ...

Arundhati goddess of stars and sky ... used predominantly in Indian and its ... uncommon as a baby girl name ...

Asdghig little star ... primarily used in Armenian and it is ... uncommon as a baby name for girls ...

Astera like a star, the aster flower; star ... largely used in the Hebrew and Iranian ...

Astra star; divinely beautiful ... primarily used in the English language ... of Old Greek and Old Norse origin ...

Astraia star ... of Old Greek origin and it is used ... rare as a baby girl name ... not ranked within the top 1000 ...

Astrella star ...is derived from French origins ... not commonly used as a baby girl ...

Auristela golden star ...The origin of Auristela is Latin ... not frequently used as a baby girl ...

Aygul moon rose ... language of origin is Turkish ... not often used as a baby girl name ...

Aylin moon halo; hazelnut; bird; bright ... of English, Turkish, and Old French ... The name is of obscure origin ...

Aysel moon-like ... has its origins in the Turkish language ... rarely used as a baby name for girls ...

Badr full moon ... of Arabic origin and it is also used ... not commonly used as a baby girl name ...

Beverly beaver meadow ... has its origins in the Old English ... used largely in English and German ...

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