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Moon Names for Girls

Moon NamesAylinAmarisMoonHodeshHoataHinapouriHazukiHangHanaiakamalamaHalaGwendolenCuyenChannaryChangChandrakantaChandraBadrAyselAygulAmar

There are 88 Moon names for baby girls. 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 somewhat popular as baby girl names. The names' popularity increased from the 1910s up to the 1950s. Their usage peaked in 1957 with 2.331% of baby girls being given Moon names. Within the top 1000 baby names then, there were 3 Moon names. The names have slipped in popularity since then. In 2015, their total usage was only 0.434% with 8 Moon names listed among the top 1000. Among all Moon names, Luna (English, German, and Spanish) was the most widely used, with a ranking of #110 and a usage of 0.1442%.


Moon educated ... language of origin is Korean and it is also ... not often used as a baby girl name ...

NAMES RELATED TO MOON:

Amar moon; unfading flower ... of Arabic and Old Greek origin ... uncommon as a baby girl name ...

Amaris child of the moon; God has promised ... of English origin ... language of origin is Hebrew ...

Artemis follower of Artemis; safe; butcher ... of Old Greek origin ... 19th century, the name Artemis was given to the ...

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 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 mainly ... not commonly used as a baby girl name ...

Cadence cadence ... origin and use are both in the English ... English word cadence refers to the rhythmic flow of ...

Chandra moon, shining ... origin is Sanskrit, and its use, English and ... uncommon as a baby girl name ...

Chandrakanta beloved of the moon ... language of origin is Sanskrit and it is ... not often used as a baby girl name ...

Chang moon goddess; smooth, fluent; long ... origin and use are both in the Chinese ...

Channary moon-faced girl ... used chiefly in the Cambodian language and it ...

Cuyen moon ...The origin of Cuyen is Mapuche ... infrequently used as a baby name for girls ...

Cynthia woman from Kynthos ... primarily used in English, German, and Greek ... a classic favorite ...

Diana light, deity ... has its origins in the Indoeuropean language, ... an all-time favorite ...

Gwendolen white circle, moon ... language of origin is Welsh ... an uncommon baby girl name ...

Hala moon's halo ... language of origin is Arabic and it is also ... an uncommon baby girl name ...

Hanaiakamalama foster child of the moon ... origin and use are both in the Hawaiian ...

Hang full-moon angel ... origin, as well as its use, is in the ... an unusual baby girl name ...

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