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  1. PLACIDA: Feminine form of Latin Placidus, meaning "calm, placid."
  2. PLEIONE: Latin form of Greek Plêionê, meaning "more, plenty." In mythology, this is the name of the Okeanid nymph wife of Atlas.
  3. POLYHYMNIA: Latin form of Greek Polymnia, meaning "very musical" or "many hymns."
  4. POLYXENA: Latin form of Greek Polyxene, meaning "very foreign" or "very hospitable (esp. to foreigners)." In mythology, this is the name of a daughter of Priam and Hecuba.
  5. POMONA: Roman name derived from Latin pomus, meaning "fruit tree." In mythology, this is the name of a goddess of fruit trees.
  6. POMPEIA: Feminine form of Roman Latin Pompeius, possibly meaning "display, solemn procession." 
  7. PRIMITIVA: Feminine form of Roman Latin Primitivus, meaning "first-formed."
  8. PRISCA: Latin form of Greek Priska, meaning "ancient." In the bible, this is a name used in the New Testament to refer to Aquila's wife Priscilla. It is a feminine form of Roman Latin Priscus.
  9. PRISCILLA: Latin form of Greek Priskilla, meaning "ancient." In the New Testament bible, this is the name of Aquila's wife.
  10. PROCRIS: Latin form of Greek Prokris, possibly meaning either "dew" or "to condemn." In mythology, this is the name of the wife of Cephalus.
  11. PROSERPINA: Roman form of Greek Persephone ("person-slayer"), derived from Latin proserpere, meaning "to emerge." In mythology, this is the name of a daughter of Ceres and Jupiter
  12. PROSERPINE: Variant spelling of Roman Proserpina, meaning "to emerge."
  13. PRUDENTIA: Feminine form of Latin Prudentius, meaning "cautious."
  14. PSYCHE: Latin form of Greek Psykhe, meaning "animating spirit." In mythology, this is the name of a mortal princess who was loved by Eros.
  15. QUINTINA: Feminine form of Roman Latin Quintinus, meaning "fifth." 
  16. QUIRINA: Feminine form of Roman Latin Quirinus, meaning "men together."
  17. REGINA: Latin name meaning "queen." 
  18. REGULA: Feminine form of Roman Latin Regulus, meaning "rule."
  19. RENA: Latin form of French Renée, meaning "reborn." 
  20. RENAE: Variant spelling of Latin Rena, meaning "reborn."
  21. RENATA: Feminine form of Latin Renatus, meaning "reborn." In use by the Italians, Portuguese and Spanish.
  22. RENITA: Possibly a pet form of Latin Rena, meaning "reborn."
  23. RHODA: Latin form of Greek Rhodē, meaning "rose." In the bible, this is the name of a servant in the house of Mary.
  24. RICA: Short form of Latin Frederica, meaning "peaceful ruler."
  25. RINA: Short form of Roman Latin Marina, meaning "of the sea." Compare with other forms of Rina.
  26. ROBERTA: Feminine form of Latin Robertus, meaning "bright fame." In use by the Italians, Portuguese and Spanish. Compare with another form of Roberta.
  27. ROHESIA: Latin form of an ancient Germanic name, probably horse-related, from the word hros, meaning "horse." 
  28. ROSA: Medieval Latin name meaning "rose." Compare with another form of Rosa.
  29. ROSALIA: Late Latin name meaning "rose." 
  30. ROSALINA: Latin form of English Rosalyn, meaning "weak horse."
  31. ROSALIND: Often translated "lovely rose" using Latin elements, this name was introduced to Britain by the Normans and is therefore more likely to be of Germanic origin, probably composed of the elements hros "horse" and lind "weak, tender," hence "weak horse."
  32. ROSALINDA: Latin form of Germanic Rosalind, meaning "weak horse."
  33. ROWENA: This name first appears in the chronicles of Geoffrey of Monmouth; Sir Walter Scott then brought the name to the public's attention by using it to name a character in his novel Ivanhoe. It is the Latin form of an uncertain Anglo-Saxon name, perhaps Hrodwyn, meaning "famous joy."
  34. ROWINA: Variant spelling of Latin Rowena, possibly meaning "famous joy."
  35. ROXANA: Latin form of Persian Roušanak, meaning "dawn." This was the name of a wife of Alexander the Great.
  36. ROXANNA: Variant spelling of Latin Roxana, meaning "dawn."
  37. SABIA: Latin form of Irish Gaelic Sadhbh, meaning "sweet."
  38. SABINA: Feminine form of Roman Latin Sabinus, meaning "Sabine; a follower of another religion." Compare with another form of Sabina.
  39. SABRINA: Latin form of Severn, the name of a river in England where a Celtic goddess dwelt. The Old Welsh form of Severn is Habren. The name is of uncertain origin, possibly from Hebrew Sabra, the name for a native-born Israeli, meaning "thorny cactus." 
  40. SALVATRIX: Feminine form of Latin Salvator, meaning "savior."
  41. SAMARA: Latin name meaning "seed of the elm tree."
  42. SATURNINA: Feminine form of Roman Latin Saturninus, possibly meaning "to sow."
  43. SCHOLASTICA: Roman name derived from the Latin word scholasticus, meaning "scholar."
  44. SCILLA: Short form of Roman Latin Priscilla, meaning "ancient."
  45. SCYLLA: Latin form of Greek Skylla, meaning "tear and rend." In mythology, this is the name of a sea goddess resembling a mermaid but having numerous ravenous canine foreparts.
  46. SEEMA: Variant spelling of Latin Cyma, meaning "sprout" or "wave." Compare with another form of Seema.
  47. SELENA: Latin form of Greek Selene, meaning "moon."
  48. SEPTIMA: Feminine form of Roman Latin Septimus, meaning "seventh."
  49. SERA: Short form of Latin Seraphina, meaning "burning one" or "serpent."
  50. SERAPHINA: Feminine form of Latin Seraphinus, meaning "burning one" or "serpent."
  51. SERENA: Latin name derived from the word serenus, meaning "serene, tranquil."
  52. SEVERINA: Feminine form of Roman Latin Severinus, meaning "stern."
  53. SIBILLA: Latin form of Greek Sybilla, meaning "prophetess."
  54. SIDONY: Feminine form of Roman Latin Sidonius, meaning "of Sidon."
  55. SILVA: Variant spelling of Latin Sylva, meaning "from the forest."
  56. SILVESTRA: Feminine form of Latin Silvester, meaning "from the forest."
  57. SILVIA: Feminine form of Roman Latin Silvius, meaning "from the forest." Compare with another form of Silvia.
  58. SOLLEMNIA: Late Latin name derived from the word sollemnis, meaning "religious."
  59. SPERANTIA: Late Latin name derived from the word sperans, meaning "hope."
  60. SPES: Latin name meaning "hope." In Roman mythology, this is the name of "the last goddess," so-called because hope is the last resource available to men. She is equated with Greek Elpis.
  61. STEPHANIA: Feminine form of Latin Stephanus, meaning "crown." 
  62. SUNNIVA: Latin form of Anglo-Saxon Sunngifu, meaning "sun-gift."
  63. SUSANA: Variant spelling of Latin Susanna, meaning "lily." In use by the Italians, Portuguese and Spanish.
  64. SUSANNA: Latin form of Greek Sousánna, meaning "lily." In the bible, this is the name of a woman who ministered to Christ. Compare with another form of Susanna.
  65. SYLVA: Latin name meaning "from the forest."
  66. SYLVIA: Variant spelling of Roman Latin Silvia, meaning "from the forest."
  67. TACITA: Feminine form of Roman Latin Tacitus, meaning "mute, silent."
  68. TANJA: Pet form of Latin Tatiana, probably meaning "father."
  69. TASIA: Short form of Latin Anastasia, meaning "resurrection."
  70. TATIANA (Russian: Татьяна): Feminine form of Latin Tatianus, probably meaning "father." In use by the Italians, Portuguese, Romanians, Russians and Spanish.
  71. TATIANNA: Variant spelling of Latin Tatiana, probably meaning "father."
  72. TERPSICHORE: Latin form of Greek Terpsikhore, meaning "enjoying the dance." In mythology, this is the name of a muse of dance.
  73. TERRA: Roman equivalent of Latin Gæa (Greek Gaia), meaning "earth." In mythology, this is the name of a goddess of earth. Compare with another form of Terra.
  74. THALIA: Latin form of Greek Thaleia, meaning "blooming, flourishing." In mythology, this is the name of the muse of comedy and pastoral poetry.
  75. THECLA: Latin form of Greek Thekla, meaning "glory of God."
  76. THEODORA: Feminine form of Latin Theodorus, meaning "gift of God." Compare with another form of Theodora.
  77. THEODOSIA: Feminine for of Latin Theodosius, meaning "god-giving." Compare with another form of Theodosia.
  78. THEOPHILIA: Feminine from of Latin Theophilus, meaning "God's friend."
  79. THYRA: Latin form of Old Norse Þyri, meaning "Thor's warrior." Compare with another form of Thyra.
  80. TIMOTHEA: Feminine form of Latin Timotheus, meaning "to honor God." Compare with other forms of Timothea.
  81. TITANIA: Feminine form of Latin Titanus, meaning "of the Titans." This is the name of the queen of the fairies in Shakespeare's "A Midsummer Night's Dream." It is also the name of a moon of Uranus. Compare with another form of Titania.
  82. TRYPHENA: Latin form of Greek Tryphaina, meaning "luxurious living; softness." In the bible, this is the name of a woman greeted by Paul in Romans 16:12.
  83. ULYSSA: Feminine form of Latin Ulysses, probably meaning "to be angry, to hate."
  84. UNDINA: Variant spelling of Latin Undine, meaning "wave."
  85. UNDINE: This name was created by the author Paracelsus, derived from Latin unda, meaning "wave."
  86. URANIA: Latin form of Greek Ourania, meaning "heavenly."
  87. URSA: Short form of Latin Ursala, meaning "little she-bear." 
  88. URSALA: Variant spelling of Latin Ursula, meaning "little she-bear."
  89. URSINA: Variant form of Latin Ursula, meaning "little she-bear."
  90. URSINE: Variant spelling of Latin Ursina, meaning "little she-bear."
  91. URSULA: Latin name composed of the word ursa "she-bear" and a diminutive suffix, hence "little she-bear."
  92. URSULE: Variant spelling of Latin Ursula, meaning "little she-bear."
  93. URTE: Latin name meaning "stinging (or spiny) plant."
  94. VALENTINA: Feminine form of Roman Latin Valentinus, meaning "healthy, strong."
  95. VALERIA: Feminine form of Roman Latin Valerius, meaning "to be healthy, to be strong." Compare with another form of Valeria.
  96. VALERIANA: Feminine form of Roman Latin Valerianus, meaning "to be healthy, to be strong." 
  97. VARINIA: Feminine form of Latin Varinius, meaning "versatile."
  98. VENA: Latin name meaning "vein." Compare with another form of Vena.
  99. VENUS: Roman myth name of a goddess of love, meaning "love." Her Greek name is Aphrodite. This is also the name of the second planet in our solar system.
  100. VERBENA: Latin name meaning "holy plants (olive, laurel, and myrtle)."
  101. VERITY: Latin name meaning "truth, verity."
  102. VERONICA: Latin form of Macedonian Greek Berenike, meaning "bringer of victory." From an early date, it was influenced by the Church Latin phrase veraiconia, "true image," resulting in the invented legend of St. Veronica, who was said to have wiped Christ's face on his way to Calvary and found an image of his face on the towel.
  103. VESMA: Latin name meaning "vase, vessel."
  104. VESNA: Variant spelling of Latin Vesma, meaning "vase, vessel." Compare with another form of Vesna.
  105. VESTA: Latin form of Greek Hestia, meaning "altar, hearth, fireside." In Roman mythology, this is the name of a goddess of the hearth.
  106. VIATRIX: Feminine form of Latin Viator, meaning "voyager (through life)."
  107. VICTORIA: Latin name of uncertain derivation; it is either a feminine form of Victorius "conqueror," or from the vocabulary word victoria, "victory." In Roman mythology, this is the name of a goddess of victory. 
  108. VINCENTIA: Feminine form of Latin Vincentius, meaning "conquering." 
  109. VIOLA: Latin name meaning "violet color" or "violet flower."
  110. VIRGINIA: Feminine form of Roman Latin Virginius, meaning "maiden, virgin." 
  111. VITA: Feminine form of Roman Latin Vitus, meaning "life." 
  112. VITALIA: Feminine form of Latin Vitalis, meaning "of life; vital." Compare with another form of Vitalia.
  113. VIVIANA: Feminine form of Roman Latin Vivianus, meaning "alive; animated; lively."
  114. XANTHE: Latin form of Greek Xanthê, meaning "blonde, yellow." In mythology, this is the name of an Oceanid, water nymphs presiding over the fresh waters. It is also the name of an Amazon.

  115. XANTHIA: Elaborated form of Latin Xanthe, meaning "blonde, yellow."

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