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6 Dance names and what they mean, for dance for baby girls, listing 1-6.
Baila .. (Spanish) "Dance."
Chorine .. (Greek, French) "Dance." Probably an altered form of Corinne, with the French word "chor" meaning "dance", and the feminine diminutive -ine.
Clio .. Calliope (epic poetry), Terpsichore (choral song and dance), and Thalis (comedy) have survived as given names ..
Maggie .. Dance impresario Maguy Marin ..
Musetta .. Musette" is a term for a dance tune using the musette, an instrument popular in the 18th century.
Tanga Modern name, possibly a blend of Kanga with the sultry Latin dance, the tango.
Maggie is a commonly used name, while Baila, Chorine, Clio, Musetta and Tanga are rare in comparison. (2000 U.S. Census)
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