Names containing the words “light” and “bright” seem to be gaining traction.
But that was it…until the turn of the century, when various “light” and “bright” names started popping up:
- 2000: Brighten (as a girl name)
- 2003: Brighten (as a boy name), Brightyn
- 2008: Light (as a boy name)
- 2011: Bright (as a girl name)
- 2014: Light (as a girl name)
- 2015: Brightly
- 2018: Brightynn
One “light” name that hasn’t made the data yet — one that might be particularity appealing to those who like the trendy name Luna — is Moonlight.
Do you like any of these “light” or “bright” names? Would you consider using one?