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The Best Baby Names That Mean Pure 

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Updated August 15, 2018 1.4k votes 230 voters 18.6k views 28 items

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As many view newborns as inherently innocent, parents may be on the hunt for some great names that mean pure. Purity has long been a societal virtue, so it's no surprise the origin of so many names reflect the concept. Below, you'll find a great list of names that mean pure to help you find the perfect name for your baby! 

The gorgeous classic name Catherine means pure. This means there are plenty of adorable female names meaning pure that are variations, such as Kate, Catalina, and Caitlyn. While there aren't as many traditional boys names meaning pure, the Hebrew name Zaccai does translate to pure. If you're looking for a more unique version of Zachary, this could be the perfect alternative! 

For parents whose tastes veer towards the out-of-the-box, there are plenty of underused and unusual names that mean pure as well. Girl names like Vesta and Amala mean pure. Boys names like Sachin also carry the meaning. There are also some cute and rarely heard unisex names, like Wynn and Zaki, that translate to pure. 

Do you have a favorite name that means pure? Give the best options a thumbs up and please add any good names we may have missed.

list ordered by
1
Phoebe

Female, Greek: Bright, pure

2
Catherine

Female, Greek: Pure

3
Wynn

Unisex, Welsh: Fair, pure

4
Reina

Female, Yiddish: Clean, pure

5
Catalina

Female, Spanish: Pure

6
Amala

Female, Sanskrit: Pure

7
Kate

Female, English: Pure

8
Caitlynn

Female, Irish: Pure

9
Kathleen

Female, Irish: Pure

10

Female, English: Pure, white, sincere

11
Nakia

Unisex, Arabic: Pure

12
Zaccai

Male, Hebrew: Pure

13
Tahira

Female, Arabic: Pure, chaste

14
Zekia

Female, Jamaican: Pure

15
Vesta

Female, Latin: Pure

16
Zaki

Unisex, Arabic: Full of virtue, pure

17
Chastity

Female, English: Word name, synonymous with purity

18
Inez

Female, Spanish: Pure

19
Karen

Female, Greek: Pure

20
Safi

Male, Arabic: Pure

21
Bai

Unisex, Chinese: Pure, white

22
Virginia

Female, Latin: Virginal, pure

23
Concetta

Female, Italian: Pure

24
Sachin

Male, Sanskrit: Pure

25
Agnes

Female, Greek: Pure