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Virginia

All About the Name Virginia

“A timeless and elegant name that’s pretty and not too frilly.”

Gender: Girl
Meaning: Virgin
Origin: Latin
Current Popularity: #540

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More about the name Virginia:

Virginia (vr·ji·nyuh) is a Latin name meaning: “virgin”. The name Virginia is derived from an ancient Roman Virginius which may be derived from the Latin word virgo, meaning “virgin” or “maiden”. According to legend, Virginia was a Roman girl who was killed by her father to save her from seduction by the corrupt government official Appius Claudius Crassus. Virginia is also a state that was named for Queen Elizabeth I of England, who was known as the Virgin Queen. The name Virginia was also the name of the very first English baby born in the New World in 1587. 

Middle Name Possibilities:

Paige

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