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These Greek Baby Names Are Perfect for Your Little God or Goddess

Sarah Walker Caron is an award winning journalist, freelance writer and editor. She lives a happy life in Maine with her two children, where they love to hike, visit the beaches and have lots of silly fun. Check out her food blog at Sara...

Greek baby names for boys and girls your yia-yia will approve of

Have you ever been on social media and stumbled upon all of the beyond gorgeous photos of Greece? Their crystal clear turquoise waters and sweeping landscapes are mesmerizing — but the views in the country aren't the only thing that're gorgeous. There are some Greek names that are pretty darn beautiful, too.

If you are looking to honor your family's ancestry — or maybe you just love the country's culture — you have literally dozens of ancient-turned-modern Grecian baby names for to choose from.

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Originally published April 2011. Updated January 2017.

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