Baby name finder

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Origin

  • Latin

Meaning/history

  • prosperous, blooming, flourishing

Nicknames

  • Flo,
  • Floss,
  • Florrie,
  • Flossie,
  • Flonnie,
  • Loli,
  • Flor,
  • Fliss

Interesting Florences

  • Florence Nightingale,
  • Florence Welch,
  • Florence Griffith-Joyner,
  • Florence Ballard,
  • Florence and the Machine,
  • Florence Dugdale

Unfortunate Florences

  • Florence Cameron (because of her dad)

Florence goes well with

Middle names/Siblings/Partners

  • Petal,
  • Grace,
  • Rose

When I hear Florence
I think of...

  • poor sod being stuck with this name!,
  • Great name that will be appreciated by those with taste.,
  • lovely name,
  • Magic Roundabout,
  • Pretentious and rather ugly
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