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Girl Names related to Pure

Pure names for baby girls, related also with chaste, virgin, and immaculate, with 160 entries. Girls names that mean pure are among the most classic and evergreen names in the English-speaking world. As a cherished virtue, purity ranked highly with the Puritans, hence names like Candace, Karen and Phoebe were favored by them. The popularity of pure names is not just confined to early American culture – the Koreans have the character Sook, which means pure; the Sanskrit name Sweta is a classic Indian name for girls.

Pure names are popular as baby girl names. Their usage peaked in 1921 with 14.216% of baby girls being given Pure names. Within the top 1000 baby names then, there were 24 Pure names. The names have slipped in popularity since then, but they are nevertheless of heavy use in recent times. In 2015, their total usage was 1.784% with 20 Pure names listed among the top 1000. Among all Pure names, Lily (English) was the most widely used, with a ranking of #25 and a usage of 0.3419%.


Adara beauty; virgin; noble and exalted ... of Old Greek origin, and it is used ... of Hebrew origin ...

Addolorata pain ... used chiefly in Italian and it is ... name refers to 'Madonna Addolorata', an ...

Adra virgin; beauty ... has its origins in the Old Greek and Arabic ... form of Adara ...

Agatha kind, good ... of Old Greek origin ... used mainly in English, German, and ... uncommon as a baby girl name ...

Agnes pure, chaste; hunger; one; hunger; ... of Old Greek and Celtic origin ... the similarity in sound led it to be ...

Ainhoa virgin ... has its origins in the Basque language ... used largely in Basque and Spanish ...

Almudena the city ... origin is Arabic, and its use, Spanish ... Virgin of Almudena (Santa María la Real de la ...

Almunda refers to the Virgin Mary ...The origin of Almunda is Spanish ... not often used as a baby girl name ...

Aludra virgin ... origin is Old Greek ... language of origin is Arabic ... unusual as a baby name for girls ...

Amala pure, clean; hope, expectation, ... of Arabic and Sanskrit origin ... used mainly in Urdu and Indian ...

Anahita immaculate, chaste ... language of origin is Old Persian and it is ... was the Persian goddess of water and ...

Angayarkanni virgin queen ... primarily used in the Tamil ... an unusual baby name for girls ...

Anna God was gracious, God has shown ... used predominantly in Czech, English, ... diminutive of Anastasia ...

Annunziata annunciation ... used mostly in German and Italian ... of Italian origin ... a Roman Catholic name that is ...

Arama reference to the Virgin Mary ... has its origins in the Spanish language ... not widely used as a baby name for ...

Arán she is a conflicted virgin ...has its origins in the Catalan language ... unusual as a baby girl name ...

Ariadne very holy woman ... mainly used in English, German, and ... was the daughter of the Cretan king Minos ...

Arrate refers to the Virgin Mary ...The origin of Arrate is the Basque language ... not listed in the top 1000 names ...

Asunción assumption ... language of origin is Spanish, and it is used ... one of the many titles bestowed in honour ...

Athar pure ... largely used in Arabic and it is also ... seldom used as a baby name for girls ...

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