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Girl Names of Gypsy usage or origin

Gypsy names for baby girls, related also with wanderer, with 41 entries. Gypsy or Romani names can sound vaguely familiar, for they reflect the culture and language of the countries that the Roma people settle in. They are thought to have originated from the Indian subcontinent and, being traditionally nomadic, ventured across the world, settling primarily in Europe and the Mediterranean. Large populations of Romani have settled in in the United Kingdom, France, Greece, Italy and Spain. One of the most well-known Romani names, Esmeralda, also the name of the heroine in Victor Hugo’s literary work The Hunchback of Notre Dame, is actually a Spanish name. Romani have also settled in the United States of America, Brazil, Russia and in the Middle East, particularly in Turkey. Some Romani names have Arabic origins, such as Aishe, which is a variation of Aisha.

Gypsy names are somewhat popular as baby girl names. The names' popularity increased from the 1950s up to the 1990s. Their usage peaked modestly in 1998 with 0.128% of baby girls being given Gypsy names. Within the top 1000 baby names then, there was 1 Gypsy name. The names have slipped in popularity since then. In 2016, their usage was 0.045% with 1 Gypsy name listed among the top 1000.


Beti little, small; God is perfection, ... has its origins in the English Gypsy ... derivative of Betty ...

Chavali child, daughter ... used mostly in the English language ... derivative of Chavi ...

Chavea child, daughter ... origin is English Gypsy ... variant form of Chavi ... rarely used as a baby name for girls ...

Chaveah child, daughter ... language of origin is English Gypsy ... variant form of Chavi ...

Chavee child, daughter ... has its origins in the English Gypsy ... form of Chavi ... not in the top 1000 names ...

Chavey child, daughter ... origin is English Gypsy ... variant form of Chavi ... uncommon as a baby name for girls ...

Chavi child, daughter ... primarily used in English and its ... an uncommon baby name for girls ...

Chavie child, daughter ... of English Gypsy origin ... variant of Chavi ... not commonly used as a baby girl name ...

Chavy child, daughter ... derived from English Gypsy origins ... derivative of Chavi ... not in the top 1000 names ...

Choomia a kiss ... language of origin is English Gypsy ... not regularly used as a baby name for ...

Esmeralda emerald ... of English and Spanish origin, and ... first name is derived from the Spanish name ...

Farren wanderer ... of English origin ... not commonly used as a baby girl name ... not in the top 1000 names ...

Gilraen star wanderer ...The origin of Gilraen is the Literary language ... an uncommon baby girl name ...

Gitana gypsy; a gypsy, a wanderer ... used predominantly in Spanish ... Its origin is Spanish and Old English ...

Gypsy a gypsy, a wanderer ... has its origins in the Old English language ... not often used as a baby girl name ...

Manga wanderer ... has its origins in the African-Swahili ... not often used as a baby girl name ...

Miri mine; wonderful; lovely, wonderful; ... language of origin is Latin, English Gypsy, and ... variation of Mira ...

Miriah to admire; lovely, wonderful; to ... of Provençal and Hebrew origin ... used mainly in Gypsy ...

Myri mine; lovely, wonderful; to admire, ...The origin of Myri is English Gypsy ... variant transcription of Miri ...

Naiara wanderer (?) ... has its origins in the Basque language ... used largely in Basque and Spanish ...

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