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Baby girl names inspired by Christmas

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Unique Christmas names for your little angel

When you're expecting a baby girl around the holidays, finding a name that captures the spirit of the season is an obvious choice. But what Christmas-inspired baby girl name is best for your little angel?

Here's a look at some names for little girls that capture the rue meaning of the season. Whether you decide to give your daughter a spiritual name or bestow a name that captures the fun of this special holiday, Christmas baby girl names are as festive and beautiful as the season itself.

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Unique Christmas girl names

These festive names capture the spirit of the season!

  • Holly: English name that is named after the Holly plant.
  • Noelle: French name meaning the Christmas festival.
  • December: Why not name your child after the Christmas month?
  • Natala: This name is Italian in origin and means, "Born at Christmas." Perfect!
  • Natalii: This name is French in origin and also means, "Born at Christmas."
  • Noeleen: French in origin and means, "Christmas."
  • Tashia: This is the Russian form of the name Natalie which means, "Born at Christmas."
  • Candy: This name is as sweet as candy canes. It is a Hebrew name meaning, "Dazzling white."
  • Eve: Hebrew name meaning, "Living and enlivening."
  • Starr:  English name meaning, "Star." Can also spell the lovely name with one "r."

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Spiritual girl names

If you are of Christian faith, you may want to name your baby girl a spiritual or biblical name inspired by Christmas.

  • Mary: Mary was the biblical mother of Christ.
  • Angele: This is a name of Greek origin meaning, "angel or messenger."
  • Abigail: Biblical origin – in the Old Testament King David's third wife
  • Hannah: Biblical mother of the prophet Samuel
  • Eden: The biblical Garden of Eden
  • Naomi: Hebrew name meaning "beautiful" or "agreeable"
  • Leah: First wife of Jacob in the Old Testament
  • Sarah: Name meaning "pure" or "happy."
  • Christiane: Green name meaning, "Christian."
  • Emmanuelle: Hebrew name meaning, "faith."
  • Faith:  A Christian virtue name.
  • Helen:  Latin name for "the bright one."

Check out our list of spiritual girl names for more great ideas!

Girl names from Christmas classics

You can also find some wonderful classic names from some of our favorite classic Christmas movies.

Judy and Betty were the name of the sisters in the 1954 classic movie, White Christmas. Donna Reed played the title role of Mary Hatch in the classic It's a Wonderful Life. Miracle on 34th Street had Maureen O'Hara playing Doris Walker and the talented Natalie Wood playing Susan Walker.

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