Flowery Name for Your Little Angel

Flowers are truly one of God’s most beautiful creations and to be honest so are babies. The fragrance, color and beauty of these little flowers truly intrigue us. As these two, babies and flowers actually complement each other, floral baby names have become very popular. Floral names as many believe is not a thing of the past, even today people love to name their little girls with names of flowers.

You may also name your little boys with flower names though it is quite rare and such names are very uncommon. Rose has always been on top of the charts with beautiful variations like Rosa, Rosalind, Rosemary, Rosalina and the like. Rose actually originated from Germany and means fame though we always relate it to the lovely flower that adorns our gardens. Rhoda, a biblical name also means rose.

Lily has gained a lot of popularity than Rose and is a lovely name for your little angel. Lily stands for purity, innocence and beauty, a flower that is commonly used for a number of special occasions. Dahlia is Mexico’s national flower and has vibrant and bold colors. Blossom is a 20th century name with English origin meaning fresh. Daisy is another nice name that means the day’s eve. It is a beautiful white flower with a yellow center and used commonly at weddings.

Jasmine, Marigold, Hyacinth, Iris, Ivy, Violet, Flora, Orchid, Chrysanthemum are some of the other flower baby names that have been popular over the years. You never know which one will suddenly gain popularity, if a celebrity has that name it will instantly top the charts. Why not be a bit different while naming your little baby. There are several flowers that are not that common which also make lovely names.

Amarantha, Bluebell, Camelia, Marguerite, Poppy, pansy, primrose, Shoshana, Yolanda are all wonderful names that will be unique, different and flowery. Flowers have always adorned our gardens and made us feel good with their fragrance, color, beauty and tenderness. Similarly our little girls whether they are toddlers, school going, young, a beautiful bride or a loving mother…she is always special spreading love, beauty and fragrance wherever she is.

Esther Gideon


The author is a postgraduate in business management and is a mother of a four year old and an eight month old.