Origin:Greek
Popularity:4912
Meaning:Thorny
Acacia is a girl’s name of Greek origin, meaning “thorny”. This floral name springs to mind the vibrant flower, a delicate beauty that protects itself with thorns. Much like this, your little one will have what it takes to look out for her own best interests as she breezes through life like a flower in the wind. With a spritely personality, baby Acacia will certainly leave her mark, growing into a vibrant member of your family. As with the Ark of the Covenant which is made of acacia wood, the little girl of the same name will be perfectly able to carry all she needs with graceful elegance.

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