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Catholic Names for Girls

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There are 25 Catholic names for baby girls.

Catholic names are rather popular as baby girl names. Their usage peaked in 1938 with 9.445% of baby girls being given Catholic names. Within the top 1000 baby names then, there were 13 Catholic names. The names have substantially slipped in popularity since then, and are currently of moderate use. In 2015, their total usage was only 0.609% with 9 Catholic names listed among the top 1000. Among all Catholic names, Katherine (English) was the most widely used, with a ranking of #84 and a usage of 0.1772%.

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Angela 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 foreign woman ... fire and lightning in Catholic custom, and by ...

Beata blessed; traveler, pilgrim, bringer ...

Bernadette brave as a bear ... used primarily by Roman Catholics, especially in Ireland ...

Bethany house of figs; daughter of Yahweh; ... been a popular Roman Catholic name, often bestowed in ...

Cara dear, beloved; to increase or complain; ... not sanctioned by the Catholic Church ...

Carmel fruit garden, fruitful land ... largely Catholic name has been adopted by English ...

Conseja advice ... Spanish-speaking Roman Catholics to the Virgin Mary ...

Dolores pain ... been popular with Roman Catholics. ...

Domitilla little tamed one ... has been used by Roman Catholics in tribute to the ...

Fatima chaste (one who abstains), motherly ... especially among Roman Catholics in honor of Our Lady of ...

Gemma precious stone ... Catholics sometimes bestow the name in honor of ...

Imelda universal battle ... popularized among Roman Catholics by The Blessed Imelda ...

Immacolata immaculate ... English speaking Roman Catholics. ...

Katherine pure; torture ... she is revered by Roman Catholics as one of the Fourteen ...

LourdesThe name is used mainly by Roman Catholics ...

Magdalena of Magdala ... a saint by Roman Catholics; her relics were first ...

Mary sea of bitterness; rebelliousness; ... mother of Jesus; to the Catholics she is known as the ...

Mercedes mercy, grace; ransom, wage ... term is known from the Catholic holiday 'Maria de ...





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