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Influential Baby Names

Marie Curie has advanced science and women’s place in the scientific society. As one of the most influential people in history, Curie continues to inspire women to be leaders and make a difference in the world, which she has done successfully. In honor of Marie Curie on what would have been her 144th birthday, here are a few baby names denoting that your child will be influential as well.


Frank (Latin): Form of Francis, meaning “a man from France; one who is free”
Jonas (Hebrew): Resembling a dove; in the Bible, the man swallowed by a whale
Ronald (Norse): The king’s advisor
Winston (English): Of the joy stone; from the friendly town


Amelia (German): One who is industrious and hardworking
Isabella (Spanish): Form of Elizabeth, meaning “my God is bountiful”
Josephine (Hebrew): Feminine form of Joseph; God will add
Mariamme (Hebrew): A rebellious woman