Back and Better Than Ever: 8 Baby Names Inspired by the Risen Dead

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Snow
Origin: American English; Meaning: frozen rain
Snow is a sweet homage to the bullet-proof heroine in the Brother's Grimm fairy tale, Kinder-und Hausmarchen, ... more 
Photo by: Babble stock photo
Snow
Origin: American English; Meaning: frozen rain
Snow is a sweet homage to the bullet-proof heroine in the Brother's Grimm fairy tale, Kinder-und Hausmarchen, otherwise best known as Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs. Surviving three fantastical attempted assassinations via shoelaces, combs, and a poisoned apple, the princess was revived each time and remained the fairest - and most resilient - woman in the land.
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Thu, Mar 28, 2013 3:20 PM EDT
Remember when Easter was a religious holiday? Before bunnies, baskets, and even Peeps, Easter was about celebrating the resurrection of Jesus Christ. In the spirit of going back to the holiday's roots, so to speak, we've pulled together a list of baby names inspired by the original Easter theme of resurrection. From religious figures to our favorite heroes from film and television, here are 8 baby names from the risen dead. - By Melinda Carstensen and Kim Thao Nguyen



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