Names That Mean Morning

  1. Asa
    • Origin:

      Hebrew; Japanese
    • Meaning:

      "healer; born in the morning"
    • Description:

      A short but strong biblical name with multicultural appeal, Asa is enjoying new visibility thanks to hot young actor Asa Butterfield of Hugo fame.
  2. Danica
    • Origin:

      Slavic
    • Meaning:

      "morning star"
    • Description:

      While Danica may sound similar to Dana, Danielle, and Daniela, Danica is not a variation. Danica, a delicate and unique Slavic name meaning "Morning Star," is synonymous with Venus in many countries.
  3. Asa
    • Origin:

      Hebrew, Japanese, or Scandinavian
    • Meaning:

      "healer; morning; of the gods"
    • Description:

      A male Biblical name meaning healer, Asa is also an international gem. In Japanese, it means "(born in the) morning". And in Scandinavia, where it's generally spelled Åsa or Ása and pronounced O-sa, it's a popular diminutive form of Old Norse names beginning with the element áss "god".
  4. Zoha
    • Origin:

      Arabic
    • Meaning:

      "morning"
    • Description:

      A short and punchy Arabic name referring to the time between sunrise and noon. Also spelled Zuha.
  5. Danique
    • Origin:

      French variation of Danica
    • Meaning:

      "morning star"
    • Description:

      This Danielle/Monique hybrid offers a new twist on an old favorite.
  6. Danika
    • Origin:

      Eastern European
    • Meaning:

      "morning star"
    • Description:

      Spelling variation of Danica with a modern update.
  7. Morningstar
    • Origin:

      English from German
    • Meaning:

      "morning star"
    • Description:

      As a name, Morningstar is the English translation of Morgenstern, a German-Jewish surname. The planet Venus is called Morningstar when it is visible before sunrise.
  8. Morrow
    • Origin:

      English word name
    • Meaning:

      "morning"
    • Description:

      This word name is an archaic form of "morning", as in the phrase "on the morrow". It's been very occasionally used for boys, probably from the surname. With a good temporal meaning and with word names like Meadow on the rise, it could have potential.
  9. Aubade
    • Origin:

      French
    • Meaning:

      "morning love song"
    • Description:

      Where as a serenade is an evening love song, an aubade is sung first thing in the morning.
  10. Sabah
    • Origin:

      Arabic
    • Meaning:

      "morning"
    • Description:

      A popular Arabic name borne by a famed Lebanese actress and singer, could provide an intriguing alternative to Sarah.
  11. Mania
    • Origin:

      Feminine form of Manius, Latin
    • Meaning:

      "born in the morning"
    • Description:

      A pretty Roman name, but unfortunately also the English vocabulary word mania. Spelling it Manya would avoid the issue.
  12. Asahi
    • Origin:

      Japanese
    • Meaning:

      "sunlight; morning"
    • Description:

      Commonly associated with the Japanese beverage company Asahi, which produces a beer by the same name.
  13. Bayan
    • Origin:

      Buryat, Kurdish
    • Meaning:

      "rich, wealth; morning"
    • Description:

      A name with a lot of historical cred — Bayan was the name of two Mongol generals during the Yuan Dynasty and a number of other military rulers.
  14. Asahi
    • Origin:

      Japanese
    • Meaning:

      "morning sun"
    • Description:

      Bright, just like its meaning.
  15. Aamu
    • Origin:

      Finnish
    • Meaning:

      "morning"
    • Description:

      This modern Finnish word name is a fashionable choice in its home country, having entered into wide usage only since the turn of the 21st century.
  16. Asaki
    • Origin:

      Japanese
    • Meaning:

      "morning moon or morning blossom"
    • Description:

      Depending on the kanji characters used, this attractive and energetic Japanese name can have a variety of meanings relating to nature.
  17. Atarangi
    • Origin:

      Maori
    • Meaning:

      "morning sky"
    • Description:

      A combination of ata "morning" and rangi "sky", this Māori name has a lovely natural meaning.
  18. Asaki
    • Origin:

      Japanese
    • Meaning:

      "morning moon or morning blossom"
    • Description:

      Depending on the kanji characters used, this attractive and energetic Japanese name can have a variety of meanings relating to nature.
  19. Chaska
    • Origin:

      Incan
    • Meaning:

      "morning star"
    • Description:

      The goddess of dawn, twilight, and dusk, is also the patron goddess of beauty, virgin women, and flowers in Incan mythology.
  20. Omondi
    • Origin:

      Luo
    • Meaning:

      "born early in the morning"
    • Description:

      An evocative morning name from the Luo people of East Africa.