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4 General names and what they mean, for general for baby girls, listing 1-4. Gay and Lee are commonly used names, while Caledonia and Faustine are rare in comparison.
Caledonia .. Originally the name of the people conquered by the Roman general Agricola in that area around 80 AD .. The word is supposedly derived from the general's name ..
Faustine .. The Roman general Lucius Cornelius Sulla, added Felix "happy, fortunate" to his name and named his twin children Faustus and Fausta, which then became Latin Faustinus ..
Gay .. Has declined in usage as a given name due to its general appropriation as a term denoting homosexuality.
Lee .. Confederate General Robert E ..
Bradley .. "Broad meadow." ..
Jael .. Biblical: Jael was a heroic woman who killed the Canaanite captain Sisera.
Annamaria .. The popularity of this blend may originate in Roman Catholic veneration of Saint Anne and Saint Mary, mother and daughter.
Fortune .. Mythology: the Roman goddess of fortune, chance, and happiness ..
Ailani .. "High chief."
Themis .. Mythology: Themis is the goddess of justice who is often depicted on civic buildings as a majestic female with a pair of scales to weigh the fate of mortals.
Oceana .. Oceania is a collective name for the islands in the Pacific.
Blossom .. Generic flower name first used in the 19th century as an affectionate pet name for a young girl.
Nebula .. In astronomy, a description of hazy masses around stars.
Aria .. In music, an aria is a solo performed by the leading character in an opera.
Bee .. Also the name of an obscure seventh-century English saint ..
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