Category Archives: Women’s Rights

Mar
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Women’s History Month

Move over men, let the ladies take charge. It’s Women’s History Month and BabyNameRegistry.info wants to honor the grandmothers, great grandmothers, mothers, step-mothers, nieces, aunts, cousins, and any other woman in your life who has made a difference. In honor of Women’s History, here are a few select names derived from those who have made a difference in the lives of women around the world; perfect for a baby girl born during the month of March.

Girls:

Amelia (German): One who is industrious and hardworking -Amelia Earhart
Eleanor (Greek): Form of Helen, meaning “the shinning light” -Eleanor Roosevelt
Elizabeth (Hebrew): My God is bountiful -Elizabeth Cady Stanton
Lucretia (Latin): A bringer of light; a successful woman -Lucretia Mott
Lucy (Latin): One who is illuminated -Lucy Stone
Mae (Latin): Born during the month of May -Mae Jemison
Melba (Australian): From the city of Melbourne -Melba Pattillo
Rosa (Greek): Resembling the beautiful and meaningful flower -Rosa Parks
Sally (English): Form of Sarah, meaning “princess lady” -Sally Ride
Susan (Hebrew): Resembling a graceful white lily -Susan B. Anthony