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Rare Flower Names For Girls

Rare Flower Names For Girls | Name News | Scoop.it
Baby girl names with a floral feel have been an absolute staple to the names of our daughters for decades, and some have become quite stylish as well. From Violet to Lily, flower names and nature names in general for girls represent a large portion of today’s top 100. But if you're looking for that same delicate beauty and immediately stunning imagery of a flower name with more of an exotic feel or without the sadly diluted beauty that often comes with fame and popularity, then you may want to t
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Actress Jenny Slate Welcomes Her First Child

Actress Jenny Slate Welcomes Her First Child | Name News | Scoop.it

Jenny responded by sharing that she and Ben named their daughter Ida Lupine.

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Welcome, Ida!

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Mishika

Mishika | Name News | Scoop.it
Origin: Sanskrit मिषिकाMeaning: "spikenard; Nardostachys Jatamansi."Gender: femininePron: (MEE-shee-kah) The name comes directly from the Sanskrit word for the plant Nardostachys Jatamansi, known as "spikenard," a plant endemic to the Himalayas. Sources Mishika, Miṣikā: 2 definitions (wisdomlib.org)Mishika: name meaning and origin - BabyCenter IndiaNardostachys jatamansi - Wikipedia
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Baby Name Blossom: Energetic and Floral

Baby Name Blossom: Energetic and Floral | Name News | Scoop.it
The baby name Blossom sounds like a 21st century word name ... but it's actually an early 1900s innovation. A bold and optimstic choice!
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Iris: Baby Name of the Day

Iris: Baby Name of the Day | Name News | Scoop.it
The baby name Iris balances so many qualities - it's vintage and botanical, romantic and strong. And it's slightly unexpected, too - for now.
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The Ultimate List of French Flower Names

The Ultimate List of French Flower Names | Name News | Scoop.it
I know it has been a while since I last posted, I hope everyone is healthy and safe! Here is a list of plants, fruits & flowers in their French vernacular form as feminine given names. Please keep in mind that many of these are hypothetical. I would be honored if someone actually found inspirations…
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Katy Perry and Orlando Bloom Welcome Baby Girl! | The Beauty of Names

Katy Perry and Orlando Bloom Welcome Baby Girl! | The Beauty of Names | Name News | Scoop.it
Katy Perry and Orlando Bloom have welcomed their first child together, a girl who they named Daisy Dove. Bloom already has a son, Flynn Christopher, from his previous relationship with model Miranda Kerr.

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Amanda Holden correctly guessed Katy Perry's baby name two months prior

Amanda Holden loved how Daisy and Bloom went together.
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Katy Perry stole baby name from Fifi Box after meeting her daughter Daisy in March

Katy Perry stole baby name from Fifi Box after meeting her daughter Daisy in March | Name News | Scoop.it
The evidence is clear: Katy Perry stole her baby name from Fifi Box.
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Flower Names for Boys Are Blooming

Flower Names for Boys Are Blooming | Name News | Scoop.it
Flower names for boys are a fresh take on nature names, which have proved so popular in recent years. Discover some of our favorite floral boy names here.
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The most popular eco-friendly baby names of 2020 | saveonenergy.com

The most popular eco-friendly baby names of 2020 | saveonenergy.com | Name News | Scoop.it
SaveOnEnergy discovers the most popular eco-friendly inspired baby names of 2020.
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Name Update

Name Update | Name News | Scoop.it
Update on Baby Girl Taylor, Sister to Judson and Willa; Goldie for a Non-Blonde?
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Welcome, Marigold "Goldie" Lennon!

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Forgotten Historic 'Vintage Botanical' Baby Names - A-Z | SJ STRUM RARE BABY NAMES

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Spring Girl Names: Chloe, Cora, Persephone

Spring Girl Names: Chloe, Cora, Persephone | Name News | Scoop.it
Spring girl names include many floral favorites tied to the season, plus some unexpected gems just right for the warm, sunny springtime.
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Ooh, Viorica is a new one to me. It's so fun!

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Eirlys

Eirlys | Name News | Scoop.it
Photo by Irina Iriser on Pexels.com Origin: WelshMeaning: "snowdrop."Gender: femininePronunciation: AYRE-lis The name comes directly from the Welsh word for "snowdrop," a type of flower known as galanthus. The word itself is composed of the Welsh words, eira (snow) & llys (vegetable; herb). The galanthus flower is known to flower in February. Sources https://en.wiktionary.org/wiki/eirlyshttps://www.behindthename.com/name/eirlyshttps://appellationmountain.net/eirlys-baby-name-day/https://welshgirlsnames.co.uk/eirlys/
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Nectar, Nectaire, Nectarius, Nectaria

Nectar, Nectaire, Nectarius, Nectaria | Name News | Scoop.it
Photo by Egor Kamelev on Pexels.com Origin: GreekMeaning: "nectar." Nectar is the English form of the Greek Nektarios Νεκτάριος, which is derived from νέκταρ (nektar), meaning "nectar, the drink of the gods. Nectar is not a name that has ever been in common use in the English-speaking world, but since it is the name of…
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Love for nature in Iranian baby names

Love for nature in Iranian baby names | Name News | Scoop.it
TEHRAN – Many Iranian names are derived from nature and are inspired by flowers and other elements. Being widespread and common in Iranian culture, this issue shows the importance of nature among Iranians.
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Name Profile- Daisy

Name Profile- Daisy | Name News | Scoop.it
With the recent arrival of celebaby Daisy Dove Bloom, this undeniably sunny and cheerful flower name has been thrust into the spotlight yet again. Time after time, Daisy takes the cake thanks to her lively Z sound, botanical roots, and retro vibe. Despite a relatively rare feel, Daisy has actually been catapulte
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Daisy: Baby Name of the Day

Daisy: Baby Name of the Day | Name News | Scoop.it
The baby name Daisy feels vintage and innocent, sparky and new. If you love straightforward girl names from nature, Daisy works!
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Katy Perry and Orlando Bloom pick a floral baby name for their newborn

Welcome to the world Daisy Dove Bloom!
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A Vancouver Radio Host Wants Credit For Inspiring Katy Perry’s Baby Name | HuffPost Canada Parents

A Vancouver Radio Host Wants Credit For Inspiring Katy Perry’s Baby Name | HuffPost Canada Parents | Name News | Scoop.it
Her name is Daisy Bloom, and he may have suggested it some months ago.
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Baby Name Battle: Rose vs. Lily

Baby Name Battle: Rose vs. Lily | Name News | Scoop.it
Two floral favorites face off in an epic battle between the tame and timeless Rose and the modernly classic Lily. Both names have captured parents’ eyes, both as middle names, nicknames, and first names for their little girls, so it’s going to be a tight race for first. This all comes down to my opinions and naming cri
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An Egyptian lotus and a Hebrew rose

An Egyptian lotus and a Hebrew rose | Name News | Scoop.it
U.S. suffragist and political activist Susan B. Anthony, 1820–1906 Susan, a name most popular from the 1940s–1960s, traces its etymology back to a rather unexpected source—Ancient Egypt. This is one Indo–European name that didn't originate among the Vikings, Anglo–Saxons, Normans, Goths, Romans, or Greeks. Sšn means "lotus" in Egyptian, and later morphed into the Ancient…
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