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Girl Names of Holy theme

Holy names for baby girls, related also with sacred, virtuous, pious, wise, favor, heavenly, worthy, faithful, and righteous, with 316 entries. any Old English, Welsh and Celtic names for girls bear the meaning of holy, reflecting a heritage of Christian influence and emphasis in the British Isles that gained widespread acceptance around the fifth century AD. They are classic names that portray many parents’ hopes to dedicate to their daughters to God.

Holy names are popular as baby girl names. Their usage peaked in 1915 with 10.790% of baby girls being given Holy names. Within the top 1000 baby names then, there were 34 Holy names. The names have slipped in popularity since then, but nevertheless are currently of heavy use. In 2017, their total usage was 2.885% with 32 Holy names listed among the top 1000. Among all Holy names, Sophia (English, German, Greek, Italian, and Russian) was the most widely used, with a ranking of #5 and a usage of 0.791%.


Aaradhyaworthy of devotion ... derived from Sanskrit origins ... name was recently bestowed on the baby ...

Aarenenlightened; mountain of strength, ... has its origins in the Hebrew language and ...

Adelaideof a noble kind; noble, honorable; ... has its origins in the Germanic ... form of Adela ...

Adiorighteous ... mainly used in African and its language ... uncommon as a baby name for girls ...

Adriadnashe who is very holy ...The origin of Adriadna is Old Greek ... not popular as a baby girl name ...

Adwenblessed ... origin is Welsh, and its use, English and Welsh ... uncommon as a baby girl name ...

Aelwenblessed brow ... of Welsh origin and it is also used ... rarely used as a baby name for girls ...

Aeronwenbattle; berry, fruit; white, fair, ... of Celtic origin and it is used ... unusual as a baby girl name ...

Ahorangienlightened ... language of origin is Maori ... a rarely used baby name for girls ...

Ahulaniheavenly shrine ... has its origins in the Hawaiian language, ... not widely used as a baby name for ...

Aldenwise protector ... has its origins in the English language ... not popular as a baby girl name ...

Aldredaone who provides wise counsel ... of English origin ... unusual as a baby girl name ...

Amanafaithful; trust, safety ... used chiefly in the African, Hawaiian, ... variant of Aman ...

Aminafaithful, truthful, trustworthy ... of Arabic origin ... used mainly in African, Arabic, English, ...

Angharadmuch loved ... language of origin is Welsh and it is also used ... name is from the intensifier prefix 'an-' ...

Aninditavirtuous ... language of origin is Sanskrit and it is ... an unusual baby name for girls ...

AniyahGod was gracious, God has shown ... largely used in the English language ... Its origin is Polish and Hebrew ...

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

Aolaniheavenly cloud ... of Hawaiian origin and it is also used ... unusual as a baby name for girls ...

Apsaraheavenly maiden ... language of origin is Sanskrit and it is ... an infrequently used baby name for ...

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