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5 Names full of meaning and light for baby girls

BABY GIRL

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Cerith Gardiner - published on 11/03/20

Some perfect names for the little light of your life.

A newborn baby is a wonderful source of light for any family, but at the moment it seems even more so. Between the misery of a pandemic and the shorter days, lots of people are feeling a little gloomy. So, if you’re welcoming a new addition, you could choose a name that reflects the light your baby is for all who’ll get to know her.

Click on the slideshow to discover some names that not only represent light, but also belonged to some wonderful women in the Church whose names would be an honor to bear.


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