Put Your Baby on the Map! Top 12 City-Inspired Baby Names

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French town of Lourdes, baby name idea

Lourdes


Learn about the name Lourdes.

We can't talk about geography-inspired baby names without mentioning Madge! Trendsetter that she is, Madonna famously chose the name Lourdes — after the small town in the south of France — for her firstborn daughter in 1996. Lourdes, France, is the site of several supposed sightings of the Virgin Mary in the mid-1800s. The name has a humble, mystical, and, shall we say... virginal, quality to it!

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