Monica Beyer is a mom of four and has been writing professionally since 2000, when her first book, Baby Talk, was published. Her main area of interest is attachment parenting and all that goes with it, including breastfeeding, co-sleepin...
Precious names that mean 'gift' any baby girl would be lucky to receive
These beautiful baby names for girls all mean "gift" or "blessing," and the variety of name origins in this special collection can give your baby name list a boost.
These incredible baby names have one thing in common: They all mean either "gift" or "blessing." So when we give birth to a baby and it seems like we've been granted an unbelievable gift, it makes sense to use those feelings of gratitude to look for the perfect baby name.
This collection of baby girl names is really special. It comes from a bevy of linguistic backgrounds, giving a unique lilt to each name as it rolls across your tongue. Many hail from Welsh or Greek word elements, both of which lend features to the names that are memorable to both the eye and the ear.
If you're looking for a pretty and unique name for your baby girl, one of these "gift" names should do the trick. And best yet, you'll have an unforgettable story to tell when asked why you chose that name — you can tell your child you selected it because you felt very blessed that you were given such a significant gift when she was born.
Adora: This name comes from several languages (Greek, Old German and Latin) and means "a gift, beloved"
Aeronwen: This name with Welsh roots means "fair, blessed"
Aldora: This gorgeous Greek name means "winged gift"
Anjali: From Sanskrit, this means "gift, offering"
Asenath: Meaning "gift of Isis," this name has Egyptian origins