Ainara

Gender: Feminine
Origin: Basque
Meaning: “swallow”
(i-NAH-rah)

The name comes directly from the Basque word meaning “swallow.”

In 2006, the name appeared in Spain’s Top 100 female names coming in at # 38.

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Celandine

Gender: Feminine
Origin: Greek
Meaning: “swallow”
(SEL-an-deen)

Like Dahlia, this is another underappreciated floral with a sensual and overtly girly feel. The name of the flower is derived from the Greek word chelidon meaning “swallow.”