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Girl Names related to Sun

Sun names for baby girls, related also with light, with 179 entries. The sun stands at the center of man’s universe as a life-giving source and has been ascribed divine status by many cultures, including the Ancient Egyptians who worshiped the sun god Re and the pre-columbian South and Central American civilisations. Sun names are also a superb description of girls with a sunny disposition.

Sun names are rather popular as baby girl names. Their usage peaked in 1917 with 6.873% of baby girls being given Sun names. Within the top 1000 baby names then, there were 9 Sun names. The names have substantially slipped in popularity since then, and they are of moderate use in recent times. In 2015, their total usage was only 0.831% with 10 Sun names listed among the top 1000. Among all Sun names, Lucy (English) was the most widely used, with a ranking of #55 and a usage of 0.2332%.


Adita belonging to Aditi; sun ... of Sanskrit origin and it is used mainly ... not often used as a baby girl name ...

Aditeya belonging to Aditi; sun ... of Sanskrit origin and it is used ... not commonly used as a baby girl name ...

Aftab sun ... has its origins in the Arabic language ... used largely in the Arabic and Indian ...

Ajla halo, circle of light, moonlight ... largely used in the Slavic language and ...

Akashdeep sky light ... of Punjabi origin ... used mainly in Arabic, English, and Indian ... not in the top 1000 names ...

Akeno of light ... origin and use are both in the Japanese ... not popular as a baby girl name ...

Akira bright; clear; morning sun; smart ... has its origins in the Japanese language ... form of Akira ...

Alana little rock; harmony, peace; an ... of Celtic origin and it is used mainly ... language of origin is Hawaiian ...

Alaula light of early dawn, sunset glow ... used chiefly in the Hawaiian language ... rare as a baby girl name ...

Alula as delicate and light as a feather ... origin is Latin ... uncommon as a baby girl name ...

Alumina surrounded by light ... derived from Latin origins ... not commonly used as a baby girl name ...

Antalya born with the morning's first light ... language of origin is Russian ... not regularly used as a baby name for ...

Aonani beautiful light ... mainly used in the Hawaiian language ... unusual as a baby name for girls ...

Arevig like the sun ... origin, as well as its use, is in the Armenian ... infrequently used as a baby name for ...

Arousiag carrier of the light ... used predominantly in the Armenian ... rarely used as a baby name for girls ...

Arpi sun ... largely used in Armenian and its origin ... uncommon as a baby girl name ...

Arusi the sun ... language of origin is Sanskrit ... predominantly used in African, Indian, and ...

Asia Asia; alive, she who lives; Yahweh ... origin is Arabic, English, and Hebrew, and its ...

Asis of the sun ...The origin of Asis is the African language ... not regularly used as a baby name for ...

Aveolela resembling the rays of the sun ...The origin of Aveolela is the Samoan language ... not in the top 1000 names ...

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