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Baby girl names with great meanings she can be proud of

Kim Grundy is a mom, writer, expert laundry folder and sandwich maker, not necessarily in that order. Raised in Oklahoma, she is now a West Coast gal and lives in California with her husband and two sons, along with one dog, two fish (oo...

Baby names take on new meaning when you know the story behind them

We all want our daughters to have a beautiful name that falls softly on the ears, but something that just sounds lovely isn't always enough. For many, the meaning of a baby girl's name can be just as important as the moniker's aesthetic quality.

This, of course, seems to make things a little more complicated when choosing a name for your baby, but it really doesn't have to. There are a ton of gorgeous names right under your nose that will have significance and meaning to your child as she gets older.

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From classic to trendsetting, let us help you find a baby girl name that means something to you:

Baby names take on new meaning when you know the story behind them
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