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Girl Names of Sun theme

Sun names for baby girls, related also with light, with 179 entries. The sun stands at the center of man’s universe as a life-giving source and has been ascribed divine status by many cultures, including the Ancient Egyptians who worshiped the sun god Re and the pre-columbian South and Central American civilisations. Sun names are also a superb description of girls with a sunny disposition.

Sun names are rather popular as baby girl names. Their usage peaked in 1917 with 6.873% of baby girls being given Sun names. Within the top 1000 baby names then, there were 9 Sun names. The names have substantially slipped in popularity since then, and they are of moderate use in recent times. In 2017, their total usage was 0.894% with 8 Sun names listed among the top 1000, appearing with somewhat increasing regularity in the recent decade. Among all Sun names, Eleanor (English) was the most widely used, with a ranking of #35 and a usage of 0.2944%.


Aditabelonging to Aditi; sun ... of Sanskrit origin and it is used mainly ... not often used as a baby girl name ...

Aditeyabelonging to Aditi; sun ... of Sanskrit origin and it is used ... not commonly used as a baby girl name ...

Aftabsun ... has its origins in the Arabic language ... used largely in the Arabic and Indian ...

Ajlahalo, circle of light, moonlight ... largely used in the Slavic language and ...

Akashdeepsky light ... of Punjabi origin ... used mainly in Arabic, English, and Indian ... not in the top 1000 names ...

Akenoof light ... origin and use are both in the Japanese ... not popular as a baby girl name ...

Akirabright; clear; morning sun; smart ... has its origins in the Japanese language ... form of Akira ...

Alanalittle rock; harmony, peace; an ... of Celtic origin and it is used mainly ... language of origin is Hawaiian ...

Alaulalight of early dawn, sunset glow ... used chiefly in the Hawaiian language ... rare as a baby girl name ...

Alulaas delicate and light as a feather ... origin is Latin ... uncommon as a baby girl name ...

Aluminasurrounded by light ... derived from Latin origins ... not commonly used as a baby girl name ...

Antalyaborn with the morning's first light ... language of origin is Russian ... not regularly used as a baby name for ...

Aonanibeautiful light ... mainly used in the Hawaiian language ... unusual as a baby name for girls ...

Areviglike the sun ... origin, as well as its use, is in the Armenian ... infrequently used as a baby name for ...

Arousiagcarrier of the light ... used predominantly in the Armenian ... rarely used as a baby name for girls ...

Arpisun ... largely used in Armenian and its origin ... uncommon as a baby girl name ...

Arusithe sun ... language of origin is Sanskrit ... predominantly used in African, Indian, and ...

AsiaAsia; alive, she who lives; Yahweh ... origin is Arabic, English, and Hebrew, and its ...

Asisof the sun ...The origin of Asis is the African language ... not regularly used as a baby name for ...

Aveolelaresembling the rays of the sun ...The origin of Aveolela is the Samoan language ... not in the top 1000 names ...

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