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Girl Names of Pure theme

Pure names for baby girls, related also with chaste, virgin, and immaculate, with 160 entries. 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 popular as baby girl names. Their usage peaked in 1921 with 14.216% of baby girls being given Pure names. Within the top 1000 baby names then, there were 24 Pure names. The names have slipped in popularity since then, but they are nevertheless of heavy use in recent times. In 2017, their total usage was 1.779% with 19 Pure names listed among the top 1000. Among all Pure names, Lily (English) was the most widely used, with a ranking of #33 and a usage of 0.3102%.


Adarabeauty; virgin; noble and exalted ... of Old Greek origin, and it is used ... of Hebrew origin ...

Addoloratapain ... used chiefly in Italian and it is ... name refers to 'Madonna Addolorata', an ...

Adravirgin; beauty ... has its origins in the Old Greek and Arabic ... form of Adara ...

Agathakind, good ... of Old Greek origin ... used mainly in English, German, and ... uncommon as a baby girl name ...

Agnespure, chaste; hunger; one; hunger; ... of Old Greek and Celtic origin ... the similarity in sound led it to be ...

Ainhoavirgin ... has its origins in the Basque language ... used largely in Basque and Spanish ...

Almudenathe city ... origin is Arabic, and its use, Spanish ... Virgin of Almudena (Santa María la Real de la ...

Almundarefers to the Virgin Mary ...The origin of Almunda is Spanish ... not often used as a baby girl name ...

Aludravirgin ... origin is Old Greek ... language of origin is Arabic ... unusual as a baby name for girls ...

Amalapure, clean; hope, expectation, ... of Arabic and Sanskrit origin ... used mainly in Urdu and Indian ...

Anahitaimmaculate, chaste ... language of origin is Old Persian and it is ... was the Persian goddess of water and ...

Angayarkannivirgin queen ... primarily used in the Tamil ... an unusual baby name for girls ...

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

Annunziataannunciation ... used mostly in German and Italian ... of Italian origin ... a Roman Catholic name that is ...

Aramareference to the Virgin Mary ... has its origins in the Spanish language ... not widely used as a baby name for ...

Aránshe is a conflicted virgin ...has its origins in the Catalan language ... unusual as a baby girl name ...

Ariadnevery holy woman ... mainly used in English, German, and ... was the daughter of the Cretan king Minos ...

Arraterefers to the Virgin Mary ...The origin of Arrate is the Basque language ... not listed in the top 1000 names ...

Asunciónassumption ... language of origin is Spanish, and it is used ... one of the many titles bestowed in honour ...

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

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