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Amazons Names List

Last update 28th September 2001

Here is a brief list of female names from a couple different eras. They are by no means comprehensive, but it's a place to pick a few commander names. Amazons, Greeks, Arthurian/Saxon, Celtic, Roman, Egyptian, Viking & Generic.

Amazon Names

Aella (whirlwind)
Ainia (swiftness)
Ainippe (swift mare)
Alcibie
Alcinoe (mighty wisdom)
Alcippe (powerful mare)
Alkaia (mighty one)
Amynome (blameless defender)
Andromache
Antiope
Anaea
Anaxilea
Androdameia [subduer of men]
Andromache [man fighter]
Andromeda [ruler of men]
Antandre [preceding men]
Antianara
Antianeira
Antibrote
Antimache [confronting warrior]
Antimachos
Antiope [confronting moon]
Antiopeia
Areto [unspeakable]
Areximacha
Aristomache [best of warriors]
Asteria [of the sky]
Bremusa [raging female]
Celaneo
Clete [the invoked]
Clyemne [famous might]
Deianeira [strings together spoils]
Deinomache [terrible warrior]
Derimacheia
Derinoe
Doris [beautiful]
Echephyle [chief defender]
Eriobea
Eumache [good fighter]
Eurybe [grand strength]
Euryleia [woman wanderer]
Harmothoe [sharp nail]
Hippolyte (stampeding horse)
Hippomache
Hippothoe [imperious mare]
Hypsipyle [of the highgate]
Iphito
Kleoptoleme
Kreousa
Kydoime
Laodoke
Lykopis [she wolf]
Lysippe [she who lets loose the horses]
Marpe
Marpesia [the snatcher]
Melanippe (black mare)
Melousa
Mimnousa
Molpadia [death song]
Okyale
Okypous
Oreithyia
Pantariste
Penthesilea [compelling men to mourn]
Philippis [woman who loves horses]
Phoebe
Pisto
Polemusa
Prothoe [first in might]
Pyrgomache [fiery warrior]
Radigund
Scyleia
Tecmessa [she who judges]
Teisipyte
Telepyleia [far sailing]
Thalestris
Thermodosa
Thraso [confidence]
Tomyris
Toxaris [archer]
Toxis
Toxophile
Valasca
Xanthippe [yellow mare]

Greek Names

Admete
Aerope
Aethra
Agave
Alcestis
Alcimede
Alcmene
Althaea
Amata
Anteia
Anticleia
Antigone
Arachne
Arete
Arethusa
Ariadne
Astyocheia
Atalanta
Berenice
Beroe
Brises
Calliope
Callisto
Cassandra
Cassiopeia
Chryseis
Clymene
Clytaemnestra
Clytie
Coronis
Creusa
Cynthia
Danae
Daphne
Deianeira
Deipyle
Dia
Dido
Dryope
Dymas
Electra
Euryclea
Eurydice
Glauce
Halcyone
Hecabe
Helen
Helle
Hero
Hesione
Hippodameia
Hypermnestra
Ino
Io
Iole
Iphigenia
Ismene
Jocasta
Laodameia
Leda/e
Marpessa
Medea
Nausicaa
Oenone
Omphale
Orithyia
Pandora
Pasiphae
Penelope
Phaedra
Philonoe
Polyxena
Procris
Proetus
Psyche
Pyrrha
Rhene
Sibyl
Theophane
Thetis
Thisbe
Tiresias

Arthurian and Saxon Names

Aethelflaed
Alftruda
Alice
Anna
Argante
Aude
Beatrice
Bertha
Biargey
Boudica
Brigit
Cartimandua
Cathleen
Christine
Dechtire
Elaine
Eleanor
Elena/Elena
Elfleda
Elsa
Enid
Fausta
Fedelm
Fikenhild
Godhild
Godiva
Goldborough
Guinevere
Gytha
Helena
Helwise
Hildeburh
Hygd
Igraine
Isabel
Isolde/Iseult
Jeanne
Lendabair
Leve
Mairi
Marie
Marion
Matilda
Meave
Medb
Morgan/a
Morgause
Nimue
Oona
Penelope
Rhymenhild
Sigrid
Swanborow
Thordis
Vivianne
Wealhtheow

Celtic Names

Aideen
Aifa
Aine
Aoife
Arianrod
Banba
Bave
Bebo
Birog
Blai
Blanid
Blodeuwedd
Branwen
Caer
Ceridwen
Cleena
Condwiramur
Creudylad
Dalny
Dana
Dectera
Deirdre
Deoca
Emer
Eri
Eriu
Etain
Etar
Ethlinn
Ethnea
Fand
Fedelma
Fial
Finchoom
Findabair
Fionuala
Fohla
Fuamnach
Goewin
Goleuddydd
Grania
Keva
Kicva
Kymideu
Levarcam
Luned
Macha
Maev
Maga
Messbauchalla
Moriath
Murna
Nessa

Egyptian Names

Aahames
Ahura
Anthat
Apet
Aso
Banth-Anth
Bent-Reshy
Hatibi
Hatme'hit
Hatshepsut
Hekt
Khnem-nefert
Mah-I-tou'as-khit
Mat-ka-re
Natch-ura
Nef-er'et

Roman Names

Acilia
Acte
Aelia
Aemilia
Agrippina
Albucilla
Annia
Antistia
Antonia
Apicata
Apronia
Arria
Atia
Augusta
Caedicia
Calpurnia
Camilla
Claudia
Claudilla
Cleopatra
Cornelia
Diana
Domitia
Drusilla
Ennia
Epicharis
Galla
Ilia
Julia
Junia
Lara
Lavinia
Lepida
Livilla
Livia
Lollia
Marcella
Marcia
Megara
Messalina
Metaneira
Mutilia
Nephele
Numantina
Octavia
Paetina
Paulina
Paxaea
Plancina
Pollitta
Poppaea
Prisca
Pulchra
Sabina
Servilia
Sextia
Silano
Silvia
Sosia
Tuccia
Urgulania
Vibidia
Vipsania
Vitellia
Zenobia

Viking Names

General Names

ADELE
ALEXANDRA
AMANDA
AMY
ANGELA
ANN
ANNETTE
ANABELLA
APRIL
BARBARA
BETH
BETTY
BRITTANY
BROOKE
CAITLIN
CASSANDRA
CELESTE
CHARLOTTE
CHERYL
CHRISTIE
CONNIE
CYNTHIA
DANIELLE
DEBORAH
DEIDRE
DENISE
DIANE
DOREEN
EDITH
EILIEEN
ELENOR
ELLEN
ELIZABETH
EMILY
EMMA
ENID
FELICITY
FRANCIS
FRANCINE
GERTRUDE
GILLIAN
GINGER
GRACE
GWENDOLYN
HEATHER
HEIDI
HELEN
HOLGA
INGRID
IRENE
JACKIE
JAMIE
JANE
JANET
JEAN
JENNIFER
JESSY
JOAN
JOANNE
JOSSIE
JULIA
JULIE
JULIET
JUNE
JUSTINE
KAREN
KARINA
KATERINE
KATHERINE
KATHLEEN
KATIE
KATRINA
KEYLEEN
KELLY
KERYN
KIM
KITTY
KRISTIE
LARA
LAURA
LINDA
LISA
LOLITA
LOUISE
LUCY
LUCINDA
LYDIA
LYNN
LYNNETTE
MARIANNE
MARIA
MARY
MELINDA
MELANIE
MICHELLE
MIKKI
MONIQUE
NADINE
NATASHA
NICOLE
PATRICIA
PATSY
PAULA
PEGGY
RACHEL
RENE
ROBERTA
ROBIN
ROSIE
ROXANNE
SABRINA
SAMANTHA
SANDY
SARAH
SELENA
SERENA
SHARON
SHAYLA
SHELLY
SHARSTYN
SHIRLEY
SIMONE
Sophia/e
SUZANNE
TAMARA
TERRI
THERESA
TIFFANY
TRACEY
VANESSA
VERA
VICKI
VICTORIA
WANDA
WENDELYN
WENDY
YVETTE
YVONNE
MARRION
MARSIQUE
MARTHA
MATRONA
MELIADICE
MIRAUDE
MORGANETTE
MORWEN
NEREJA
NIMUIE
OLWEN
ORIMONDE
PERARWAN
PERFERREN
PERSE
PHILOSPHINE
RADIGUND(AMAZON QUEEN)
ROWENA
SANGIVE
SARAIDE
SEBILE
SIGUNE
TRANSELINE
TREPHINA
VERONA
VIVIENE
YDAIN
YSAIVE