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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 3.830% of baby girls being given Catholic names. Within the top 1000 baby names then, there were 7 Catholic names. The names have substantially slipped in popularity since then, and are currently of modest use. In 2015, their total usage was only 0.183% with 5 Catholic names listed among the top 1000. Among all Catholic names, Angela (Dutch, English, German, Italian, Romanian, Russian, Slavic, and Spanish) was the most widely used, with a ranking of #220 and a usage of 0.0765%.

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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 ... Latin root word as the Catholic concept of ...

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 ...

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

Regina queen ... Catholic associations diminished the popularity of ...

Rosario rosary ... has been an important Catholic symbol of devotion ...

Theresa hunter; harvest; guardian; woman ... century, by when the Catholic association had been ...





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