Angela

Feminine form of Angelus derived from Angel, the name of a heavenly creature. Landed a spot in the top 10 in 1965, following the Oscar-nominating performance of actress Angela Lansbury in the 1962 movie, "The Manchurian Candidate." Name also inspired by actress Angela Cartwright in the 1965 film "The Sound of Music," where her role as "Brigitta von Trapp " first made her famous. The rise and fame of actresses Angela Bassett, Angie Harmon and Angelina Jolie have continued its success among parents. , Angelic

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