Names That Mean Gathering

  1. Daley
    • Origin:

      Irish
    • Meaning:

      "assembly, gathering"
    • Description:

      Much stronger than Dale for a boy.
  2. Harvest
    • Origin:

      English word name
    • Meaning:

      "the season for gathering in agricultural crops"
    • Description:

      Harvest has been occasionally used as a name since the eighteenth century, originally as evenly unisex, though it tips a bit in the girls' direction in the contemporary US. Given the rise of such popular baby names as Harper and August, plus new word names from Heaven to True, Harvest sounds more possible now than ever.
  3. Hafsa
    • Origin:

      Arabic
    • Meaning:

      "gathering"
    • Description:

      Hafsa, the name of a wife of Muhammad, is one of the most popular girls' names among Muslims.
  4. Daly
    • Origin:

      Irish surname
    • Meaning:

      "assembly; gathering"
    • Description:

      A small number of girls are given this Irish surname as a first name each year.
  5. Manhattan
    • Origin:

      Munsee Lenape, Native American
    • Meaning:

      "place for gathering the [wood to make] bows"
    • Description:

      Manhattan is the smallest yet one of the most populous New York City boroughs. The area was historically inhabited by Munsee Lenape and Wappinger tribes of Native Americans, and the name Manhattan is derived from the Munsee Lenape language. Hickory trees that were used to make bows grew on the southern part of Manhattan, which inspired the term manaháhtaan, from the Munsee Lenape words for "gather" and "bow."