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Lourdes

All About the Name Lourdes

“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?”

Gender: Girl
Meaning: Craggy slope
Origin: French
Current Popularity: Not in the U.S. top 1,000 names

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More about the name Lourdes:

Lourdes (loor-dess) is a French girl’s name meaning: “craggy slope”. 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.

Middle Name Possibilities:

Marie

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