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Catholic Names for Girls

There are 11 Catholic names for baby girls.

Catholic names are somewhat popular as baby girl names. Their usage peaked in 1938 with 3.755% of baby girls being given Catholic names. Within the top 1000 baby names then, there were 5 Catholic names. The names have substantially slipped in popularity since then, and they are of modest use in recent times. In 2012, their total usage was 0.178% with 4 Catholic names listed among the top 1000, appearing with somewhat increasing regularity in the recent decade. Among all Catholic names, Angela (Dutch, English, German, Italian, Romanian, Russian, Slavic, and Spanish) was the most widely used, with a ranking of #193 and a usage of 0.0848%.

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Angela Popularity Trend of Angela
from 1900 to 2012. 
2012 Rank: 193 193 messenger of God, angel ... this was mainly a Roman Catholic name often reserved for ...

Annunziata annunciation ... is a Roman Catholic name that is derived from ...

Barbara Popularity Trend of Barbara
from 1900 to 2012. foreign woman ... fire and lightning in Catholic custom, and by ...

Beata blessed; traveler, pilgrim, bringer ... Latin root word as the Catholic concept of ...

Bethany Popularity Trend of Bethany
from 1900 to 2012. 
2012 Rank: 352 352 house of figs; daughter of Yahweh; ... been a popular Roman Catholic name, often bestowed in ...

Cara Popularity Trend of Cara
from 1900 to 2012. 
2012 Rank: 695 695 dear, beloved; to increase or complain; ... not sanctioned by the Catholic Church ...

Carmel Popularity Trend of Carmel
from 1900 to 2012. fruit garden, fruitful land ... largely Catholic name has been adopted by English ...

Mercedes Popularity Trend of Mercedes
from 1900 to 2012. mercy, grace; ransom, wage ... term is known from the Catholic holiday 'Maria de ...

Regina Popularity Trend of Regina
from 1900 to 2012. 
2012 Rank: 581 581 queen ... Catholic associations diminished the popularity of ...

Rosario Popularity Trend of Rosario
from 1900 to 2012. rosary ... has been an important Catholic symbol of devotion ...

Theresa Popularity Trend of Theresa
from 1900 to 2012. hunter; harvest; guardian; woman ... century, by when the Catholic association had been ...


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