Gender: Female Origin of Ocean: Nature name

Ocean Origin and Meaning

The name Ocean is a girl's name .

Ocean is a nature name that comes right out and states its meaning and association. Full of power and depth, Ocean is rising in usage as a baby name, given to 116 baby girls and 166 baby boys in 2018. Oceane, the version that's trendy in France, was used for only nine baby girls in the US in the same year. Ocean-lovers who want to be less obvious can choose such subtler names that mean ocean as Jennifer or Marissa, but coming right out and using Ocean is a perfectly valid way to go.

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Tora Says:


Beautiful ❤

MaBle02 Says:


My older sister had a friend when she was a teenager named Oshan. I have never heard of anyone else spelling it that way and I love it.

indiefendi2 Says:


I think this makes a lovely middle name. :)

paulapuddephatt Says:


I love this. I think this name, as a simple word name, is better than any similar names, such as Oceane. I also prefer it for girls.

Theodora_Phoenix Says:


No commentary? Just "variation of Oceana"?. It's the name of a body of water. The boys page for Ocean has name info, I'm pretty sure.

GuineapigGirl15 Says:


I think this name is so beautiful.It sounds so sweet and I think it sounds almost as pretty as it looks!

HatGirl Says:


i like this but i like Oceane (o see anne) better. :)