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19 Old-Fashioned Baby Names From The 1920s That Are Popular AGAIN!!

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From the names of famous babies to the girl around the block, these classic names have a new opportunity to shine today.

In alphabetical order, here are 19 old-fashioned baby names from the 1920s that are gaining popularity again now, along with their origins and meanings! Did we miss any?

1. Beatrice
Origin: LatinMeaning: Happy, Blessed

2. Clara
Origin: Latin
Meaning: Bright, Clear, Famous

3. Duke
Origin: English
Meaning: Leader

4. Ellis :

Origin: Middle English
Meaning: From Elis, a variant of Elisha, which means “God is salvation”

5. Evelyn
Origin: German
Meaning: Unknown

6. Everett
Origin: English
Meaning: Strong, Brave

7. Felix
Origin: Latin
Meaning: Happy, Lucky

8. Hazel
Origin: Old English
Meaning: Derived from the name of the hazelnut tree

9. Josephine
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Origin: French

Meaning: Feminine form of Joseph

10. Leo
Origin: Latin
Meaning: Lion

11. Lilian
Origin: Latin
Meaning: Lily

12. Lola
Origin: Spanish
Meaning: Sorrows, Aches

13. Mae
Origin: Latin
Meaning: Derived from Maia, the Greek goddess of increase

14. Max
Origin: English
Meaning: Short form of Maximilian

15. Pearl
Origin: English
Meaning: Derived from the white gem found inside some oysters

16. Rose
Origin: German
Meaning: Originally derived from Germanic word for horse, but now refers to the flower of the same name

17. Sterling
Origin: English
Meaning: Derived from starling, a type of bird

18. Theodore
Origin: Latin
Meaning: Derived from the Greek combination of theos (God) and dōron (a gift)

19. Vera
Origin: Russian or Latin
Meaning: Russian (Faith) or Latin (True)

Source: https://www.revolutioninparenting.com/2019/04/20-old-fashioned-baby-names-from-1920s.html :

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