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Pure Names for Girls

Pure NamesBiancaAriadnePureEspreeEsiankikiEiddwenDelwynDalisayCotrenaClaennisCatlineCathreshaCastaCaneiCandaceCaitríonaBimalaAtharAmalaAgnes

There are 65 Pure names for baby girls. 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 somewhat popular as baby girl names. Their usage peaked in 1956 with 2.208% of baby girls being given Pure names. Within the top 1000 baby names then, there were 5 Pure names. The names have substantially slipped in popularity since then, and they are of modest use in recent times. In 2015, their total usage was only 0.167% with 5 Pure names listed among the top 1000. Among all Pure names, Phoebe (English and German) was the most widely used, with a ranking of #287 and a usage of 0.0573%.


Pure purity ...The origin of Pure is English ... uncommon as a baby girl name ...

NAMES RELATED TO PURE:

Agnes pure, chaste; hunger; one; hunger; ... of Old Greek and Celtic origin ... in the pronunciation of Agnes then ...

Amala pure, clean; hope, expectation, ... of Arabic and Sanskrit origin ... not popular as a baby girl name ...

Ariadne very holy woman ... mainly used in English, German, and Greek, ... not popular as a baby name for girls ...

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

Bianca white, pure; white, bright, beautiful; ... language of origin is Italian and Old French ...

Bimala one who is pure ... language of origin is Sanskrit ... an unusual baby name for girls ...

Caitríona pure ... largely used in the English language and its ... unusual as a baby name for girls ...

Candace queen mother; pure; incandescent ... primarily used in English and its language of ... origin is Old Greek ...

Candida white ... used chiefly in the English, German, and ... Bernard Shaw play Candida (1894) contributed to ...

Canei one who is pure ... origin is Old Greek ... an infrequently used baby name for girls ...

Casta pure; fountain of purity ... has its origins in the Old Greek language ... uncommon as a baby girl name ...

Cathresha one who is pure ... has its origins in the English-American ... not popular as a baby name for girls ...

Catline pure ... origin is Celtic ... not often used as a baby girl name ...

Claennis one who is pure ... origin is Old English ... uncommon as a baby girl name ...

Cotrena one who is pure; chaste ...The origin of Cotrena is the English-American language ...

Dalisay pure ... origin, as well as its use, is in the Tagalog ... not popular as a baby name for girls ...

Delwyn pure and beautiful ... language of origin is Welsh and it is also ... an uncommon baby girl name ...

Eiddwen pure fondness ... origin and use are both in the Welsh language ... unusual as a baby girl name ...

Esiankiki one who is pure; a maiden ... of African origin ... a baby girl name of irregular use ...

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