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Serenity is a virtue name that feels as peaceful as the meaning the name has. It has only been on the Social Security Index since 1997, but it is a high-ranking name for girls. The name is the English translation of the Latin word “serenus,” and both represent peace.

Meaning of the name Serenity:

English: peaceful disposition
Latin: peaceful

Origin of the name Serenity:

The baby name Serenity comes from the traditional English word that is spelled the same. This word literally means peace, calmness, or tranquility. It is the translation of the Latin word “serenus” that means clear or calm.

Symbolism of the name Serenity:

The baby name Serenity means the same as the word serenity. Each means peace, whether you want to define peace as tranquility, a sense of calmness, or even a sense of clarity.

Style of the name Serenity:

Modern

Gender of the name Serenity:

The baby name Serenity is used for girls.

Pronunciation of the name Serenity:

se-REHN-e-tee

Number of syllables in the name Serenity:

Four

Emotion evoked from the name Serenity:

Serenity feels delicate, feminine, and ultimately, very peaceful. It is a more unique name that is best reserve for those with a unique personality as well.

Alternative spellings for the name Serenity:

  • Serenitie
  • Cirrenitee
  • Cereniti
  • Cerenity
  • Sarenity
  • Sereniti
  • Serinity

Nicknames for the name Serenity:

Popularity of the name Serenity:

The baby name Serenity entered the Social Security Index in 1997 close to the bottom at number 979. In 2004, it entered the top 200 list at number 1919 and entered the top 100 list in 2009 at number 94. As of the year 2020, the baby name Serenity ranks at number 70 for girls.

Related names for the name Serenity:

Great middle names for Serenity and their meanings:

Famous people with the name Serenity:

  • Serenity Wilde (professional dancer)
  • Serenity Neil (actress, “I'll Sleep When I'm Dead”)

Serenitys in popular culture:

  • Serenity (title of movie from 2005)
  • Princess Serenity (true name of Sailor Moon from anime)
  • Serenity Wheeler (character in “Yu, Gi, Oh”)
  • Serenity Johnson (character in “Halfway Home”)
  • Serenity Zilla (character in “My Dad the Rock Star”)