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10 Biblical Baby Girl Names

Whether religious or not, biblical names have always been a popular choice for parents.

Here is a list of names that could give you some inspiration that you may or may not know come from The Bible.

1. Abigail

From Hebrew meaning “my father is joy”, can be shortened to Abby.

2. Atarah

Atarah appears in the Old Testament, and means “crown” in Hebrew.

3. Chloe

Originating from Greek, Chloe meaning “blooming” and was also a nickname for the Demeter, the Greek Goddess of Harvest.

4. Delilah

Meaning “delicate, weak, languishing” in Hebrew, Delilah could be shortened to Lila.

5. Eve

The first woman created, Eve means “to breathe” or “to live”.

6. Hannah

Derived from the Hebrew name Channah meaning “favour” or “grace”, Hannah is the mother of the prophet Samuel.

7. Lois

Of Greek origin, Lois translates to “more desirable” or “better”.

8. Naomi

From the Hebrew meaning “pleasantness”, in the Old Testament Naomi is the name of the mother-in-law of Ruth.

9. Phoebe

Phoebe is the Latin form of the Greek name Phoibe, which meant “bright, pure”. In Greek mythology, Phoibe was a Titan associated with the moon.

10. Ruth

A highly popular Biblical name, Ruth pleasantly means “friend” or “friendship”.

About the Author

Eoghan has grown up surrounded by a busy family all of his life, being the youngest of nine children. After studying English in University, he's decided to go back to school and undertake a Masters in Journalism. When not running around after his nephews and nieces, he can be found listening to music or geeking out over a superhero movie.


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