For some reason, the name Patience is more popular in television shows and movies than it is in the real world. In 2004, Halle Berry played the role of Patience Phillips, better known as Catwoman, and in the classic 1946, “It’s a Wonderful Life,” Patience Munger is one of the plot characters.
The name definitely projects something calming and something that brings peace and softness, however, what happens when you name your baby girl Patience, and she is everything but chill or patient? Maybe it’s a better idea to wait and see your newborn’s temper before labeling her for life.
Belle means beautiful and fair, and it also means "loved one." No matter where you look, this name represents everything you want about a baby. It originated from French projects such as prestige and glamour. Disney's "Beauty and the Beast" transferred the name from the European continent to the United States.
In America, it gained popularity ever since the movie was released. The name Belle has become a very popular middle name, too (why not leave it as first?) Tallulah Willis (daughter of) is named Tallulah Belle, Phoebe Cates is Phoebe Belle, and Donna Reed was originally Donna Belle Reed.
The name Opal has many stories behind it. Its original meaning is a gem, or precious stone, and widely known for its marvelous colors. The gem symbolizes confidence and faithfulness. Two qualities we all wish our baby girl to have. After a massive drop during the last two decades of the 20th century, the name Opal is gradually becoming more popular.
It is almost reaching its highs of the 1880s. As for the stars of Hollywood and the iconic figures in our history books, there is American actress Opal Anchel, Opal Alldin, and Opal Kunz, the woman rights activist and the first woman pilot to race a man in a competition.
Before we dig deep into the origins and meaning of the name, the UK is the only place in the world where the name has become more popular following the coronation of King Charles and bringing the whole Charles-Diana-Camilla story back to the headlines. At the time, the British people took the Diana-Camilla affair so personally that the name became one of the most hated ones for years. Since then, things have changed.
It originates from Italy and means "helper to the priest." It comes from the word Camillus, which refers to a young man serving in the church in Ancient Rome. As for Camilla stars, obviously, Queen Camilla is the most famous one; however, we also have Camilla Luddington and Camilla Belle.
The meaning of this beautiful name is simply a flower. What else could you ask for a name for your new baby girl? The Rose is all about femininity and softness, and it has been one of the most popular names in all traditions, languages, and countries. There are several variations of the name, such as Rosa, Rosy, and Roz.
Rose Byrne opens the list of fine and famous Roses. Then there is Rose McGowen and Mclver, who follow. Some consider the name Rose to be old-fashioned and outdated; however, it goes perfectly for baby Rosy, a rebellious teenager who goes by Roz, and a mature adult who uses the original version of Rose. It works every time.