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Page 1/3. 57 Virgin names and what they mean, for virgin for baby girls, listing 1-20. Agnes, Ann, Assunta, Asuncion, Athena, Bernadette, Carmel, Carmen, Cecilia, Clementine, Concepcion, Constance, Consuelo and Cynthia are commonly used names, while Adara, Adra, Aludra, Annunciata, Artemis and Cordula are rare in comparison. Here is the list of Virgin names for boys.
Adara .. "Virgin."
Adra .. "Virgin."
Aludra .. "Virgin." ..
Annunciata .. Allusion to the Annunciation, when the Virgin Mary learned she would be Jesus' mother ..
Artemis .. The other two virgin goddesses were Hestia, goddess of the hearth, and Athena, goddess of wisdom ..
Assunta .. "Assumption (of the Virgin Mary into Heaven)." ..
Asuncion .. "Assumption (of the Virgin Mary into Heaven)." ..
Bernadette .. Saint Bernadette Soubirous (19th century) was a French peasant girl who had visions of the Virgin Mary and uncovered a spring near Lourdes where miraculous cures are sought ..
Carmel .. The monastery was dedicated to the Virgin Mary and Carmel became one of the names taken from Marian titles (see also Dolores and Mercedes), in this case "Our Lady of Carmel" ..
Carmen .. One of the titles of the Virgin Mary is Santa Maria del Carmen, meaning "Saint Mary of Mount Carmel", and this form of the name honors her ..
Cecilia .. The feminine form is more popular than the male form because of the blind Saint Cecilia (second or third century) virgin martyr known as the patron saint of music ..
Clementine .. Clementine (or Clementina, the Latinate form) was the name of the 11000 virgins supposedly martyred with Saint Clementina in the fourth century AD ..
Cordula .. A fourth-century virgin saint of this name was, according to legend, one of Saint Ursula's companions.
Cynthia .. The English given name was not used in the Middle Ages, but was used in the 16rh century by poets who used Cynthia as a title for Queen Elizabeth I, as Artemis was a virgin goddess of virtue and Elizabeth wanted to emphasize her role as Virgin Queen ..
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