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Page 2/5. 97 Virgin names and what they mean, for virgin, maiden, maid for baby girls, listing 21-40.
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 ..
Bertilde .. (Old German) "Bright warrior maiden."
Brunhilda .. Brunhilda is one of the Valkyrie, maidens who ride into battle ..
Camilla .. Literary: Camilla was the name of a warrior maiden, Queen of the Volscians, who fought in the army of Aeneas in Roman poet Virgil's "Aeneid" ..
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 ..
Cassiopeia .. Greek mythology: Cassiopeia was an Ethiopian queen, the wife of Cepheus and mother of Andromeda, the maiden who was chained to a rock and rescued by Perseus ..
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 ..
Chorine .. (Greek, French) "Maiden." ..
Clementine .. Clementine (or Clementina, the Latinate form) was the name of the 11000 virgins supposedly martyred with Saint Clementina in the fourth century AD ..
Concepcion .. Concepción is used mostly in Latin American countries to honor the Immaculate Conception and the Virgin Mary ..
Constance .. The name was also borne by the virgin saint daughter of Constantine the Great and a daughter of William the Conqueror ..
Consuelo .. From the title of the Virgin Mary, Nuestra Señora del Consuelo, meaning "Our Lady of Consolation" ..
Cora .. (Greek) "Maiden." ..
Cordula .. A fourth-century virgin saint of this name was, according to legend, one of Saint Ursula's companions.
Corinna .. (Greek) "Maiden." ..
Corinne .. (Greek) "Maiden." ..
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 ..
Cyrene .. Mythology: Kyrene was a maiden-huntress and princess loved by Apollo ..
Dolores .. Refers to the Virgin Mary as "Mary of the sorrows" ..
Bernadette, Camilla, Carmel, Carmen, Cecilia, Clementine, Concepcion, Constance, Consuelo, Cora, Corinna, Corinne, Cynthia and Dolores are commonly used names, while Bertilde, Brunhilda, Cassiopeia, Chorine, Cordula and Cyrene are rare in comparison. (2000 U.S. Census)
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