10 Biblical Baby Names for Girls

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10 Biblical Baby Names for Girls Thursday, January 26, 2017

Which Bible name would you choose for your daughter?

10 Biblical Baby Names for Girls

1. Abigail: the father's joy

Origin: Hebrew

Meaning: "the father's joy" or "of joy"

Context: In 1 Samuel 25 we learn that Abigail is both intelligent and beautiful; she was King David's third wife. Because Abigail describes herself as King David's handmaid or servant in some translations, it's a name often given to ladies' maids in literature.