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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

Choosing a baby's name is tough enough, and it becomes just little bit harder when you realize that you want her name to have significance and meaning for her as she gets older. Not to worry — there's no need to spend your third trimester poring over a baby naming encyclopedia (although that can be a welcome distraction when baby kicks are keeping you up at three in the morning). Some of your favorite baby girl names may have a beautiful meaning that you just didn't know.

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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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