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Lourdes Meaning and Origin

Lourdes is a girl’s name meaning “craggy slope” and is of French origin. Lourdes is a town located in southwestern France, at the foot of the Pyrenees. The town and its fortress were an important stronghold during medieval times. In the late 1800s,  Lourdes became a large Catholic pilgrimage site after a 14-year-old girl had apparitions of the Virgin Mary. Lourdes is a gorgeous place name with connotations of healing and miracles. And what could be more lovely than to be named after a small town in the south of France? The name Lourdes is currently not in the US top 1,000 names. Lourdes pairs well with the middle name Marie. Similar names to consider are LilouAlouetteLarueAmelieCapriceCosette
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