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English Names

  1. YeatsHeart
    • Origin:

      English
    • Meaning:

      "gates"
    • Description:

      Yeats, the strong name of the great Irish poet, would work better for a boy. Also has possible pronunciation problem with people who might think it rhymes with Keats. Yeats rhymes with the word from which it's derived: gates.
  2. MarshHeart
    • Origin:

      English nature name
    • Description:

      Soft and creative update of Marsha.
  3. FairfaxHeart
    • Origin:

      English
    • Meaning:

      "blond"
    • Description:

      Place name and surname that sounds a tad snooty.
  4. PalinHeart
    • Origin:

      English surname
    • Meaning:

      "wine bearer"
    • Description:

      Palin, as in, yes, one-time VP candidate Sarah, has emerged as a hot new first name, usually for girls.
  5. JarrellHeart
    • Origin:

      English and French surname derived from a place-name, Gerville
    • Description:

      Randall Jarrell was an important mid-20th century poet; his surname makes a pleasingly soft name for a girl.
  6. KeatsHeart
    • Origin:

      English literary name
    • Meaning:

      "kite"
    • Description:

      Keats is both poetic and easier to pronounce (it's keets) than Yeats (which is yates).
  7. ThomasaHeart
    • Origin:

      English, feminine variation of Thomas
    • Description:

      One of those feminizations that came over shortly after the Mayflower but has been lost at sea ever since.
  8. PascoeHeart
    • Origin:

      English and Cornish variation of Pascale
    • Meaning:

      "Easter"
    • Description:

      Updates the old religious day name.
  9. HodgsonHeart
    • Origin:

      English
    • Meaning:

      "son of Roger"
    • Description:

      A possible nod to grandpa Roger, though somewhat stuffy.
  10. ParrHeart
    • Origin:

      English
    • Meaning:

      "enclosure"
    • Description:

      Above par middle name possibility.
  11. JarmanHeart
    • Origin:

      English from French Germain
    • Description:

      A more modern- sounding alternative to Harman.