Names Categorized "performers"

This is a list of names in which the categories include performers.
gender
usage
Arleen f English
Variant of Arline.
Bijou f Various
Means "jewel" in French.
Birdie f English
Diminutive of Bertha, Bernice and other names with a similar sound, or sometimes simply from the English word bird.
Denice f English
Variant of Denise.
Harriet f English
English form of Henriette, and thus a feminine form of Harry. It was first used in the 17th century, becoming very common in the English-speaking world by the 18th century. Famous bearers include the Americans Harriet Beecher Stowe (1811-1896), the author of Uncle Tom's Cabin, and the abolitionist Harriet Tubman (1820-1913).
Kizzy f English
Diminutive of Keziah. This particular spelling was repopularized in the late 1970s by a character in the book and miniseries Roots (1977).
LaToya f African American
Combination of the popular prefix la with the name Toya.
Lavina f English
Variant of Lavinia.
Lilibeth f English
Diminutive of Elizabeth.
Liza f English, Russian, Georgian
Short form of Elizabeth (English), Yelizaveta (Russian) or Elisabed (Georgian).
Merle f & m English, Estonian
Variant of Merrill or Muriel. The spelling has been influenced by the word merle meaning "blackbird" (via French, from Latin merula). This name is also common in Estonia, though a connection to the English-language name is uncertain.
Pearl f English
From the English word pearl for the concretions formed in the shells of some mollusks, ultimately from Late Latin perla. Like other gemstone names, it has been used as a given name in the English-speaking world since the 19th century. The pearl is the traditional birthstone for June, and it supposedly imparts health and wealth.
Perlita f Spanish
Diminutive of Perla.
Rosamond f English
Variant of Rosamund, in use since the Middle Ages.
Rosemonde f French
French form of Rosamund.
Rubye f English
Variant of Ruby.
Teddie m & f English
Diminutive of Edward or Theodore, sometimes a feminine form.
Topsy f English (Rare)
From a nickname that is of unknown meaning, perhaps deriving from the English word top. This is the name of a young slave in Harriet Beecher Stowe's novel Uncle Tom's Cabin (1852).
Wybert m Medieval English
Middle English form of the Old English name Wigberht, composed of the elements wig "battle" and beorht "bright".
Xaviera f English (Rare)
Feminine form of Xavier.