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Classic place names

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Alexandria

Form of Alexandra

Gender: Girl | Origin: Greek
Popularity: Popular

Asia

Place name

Gender: Girl | Origin: Greek, English
Popularity: Familiar

Austin

Short for Augustine, majestic

Gender: Boy | Origin: English, American, Latin
Popularity: Popular

Canaan

Biblical land

Gender: Boy | Origin: Hebrew
Popularity: Familiar

Camden

Winding valley

Gender: Either | Origin: English, Scottish
Popularity: Popular

Carolina

Form of Caroline

Gender: Girl | Origin: Teutonic, Brazilian, Italian
Popularity: Familiar

Catalina

Form of Catherine

Gender: Girl | Origin: Spanish
Popularity: Popular

Chelsea

Seaport

Gender: Girl | Origin: English, Old English
Popularity: Popular

Dakota

Friend, partner

Gender: Either | Origin: American, Native American, Dakota
Popularity: Popular

Dallas

From the valley

Gender: Either | Origin: Celtic, Scottish, Irish
Popularity: Popular

Devon

Gender: Either | Origin: English
Popularity: Familiar

Dixie

Tenth; nickname for the South

Gender: Either | Origin: French
Popularity: Familiar

Florence

Flower

Gender: Girl | Origin: Latin
Popularity: Familiar

Florida

Flower

Gender: Girl | Origin: Latin, Spanish

Geneva

Juniper tree; city in Switzerland

Gender: Girl | Origin: Teutonic, French
Popularity: Familiar

Georgia

Farmer

Gender: Girl | Origin: English, Greek
Popularity: Popular

Guadalupe

Valley of the wolves

Gender: Girl | Origin: Spanish
Popularity: Familiar

Holland

The Netherlands

Gender: Girl | Origin: American, English
Popularity: Familiar

Hudson

Son of Hud

Gender: Boy | Origin: English, Old English
Popularity: Popular

India

Country in southeast Asia

Gender: Girl | Origin: English, Latin
Popularity: Familiar

Israel

Prince of God

Gender: Either | Origin: Hebrew
Popularity: Popular

Jordan

Descending

Gender: Either | Origin: Hebrew
Popularity: Popular

Lourdes

From Lourdes, France

Gender: Girl | Origin: French
Popularity: Familiar

Montana

Mountain; U.S. state

Gender: Either | Origin: Latin, Spanish
Popularity: Familiar

Montgomery

Gomeric's hill

Gender: Boy | Origin: English, French
Popularity: Familiar

Orlando

Famous

Gender: Boy | Origin: Italian, German
Popularity: Familiar

Paris

City in France; lover

Gender: Either | Origin: Greek, French
Popularity: Popular

Santiago

Spanish form of James

Gender: Boy | Origin: Spanish, Mexican
Popularity: Popular

Savannah

Treeless plain; city in Georgia

Gender: Girl | Origin: Spanish
Popularity: Popular

Shannon

Little wise owl

Gender: Either | Origin: Celtic, Gaelic, Irish
Popularity: Familiar

Sydney

Wide meadow; from St. Denis, France

Gender: Either | Origin: English, French, Portuguese
Popularity: Popular

Troy

Foot soldier; curly-haired; water

Gender: Boy | Origin: French, Celtic, Irish
Popularity: Popular

Virginia

Pure, virginal; U.S. state

Gender: Girl | Origin: Latin
Popularity: Familiar