Esmeralda is a feminine name of Spanish and Portuguese origin, meaning “emerald.” This treasured name got its fame from the famous Victor Hugo novel The Hunchback of Notre Dame, which was then adapted into the much loved Disney film. The protagonist Esmeralda, born Agnes, got her namesake from the emerald jewelry she wore. She is a spirited heroine known for her witty and caring personality, traits that baby Esmeralda can look to as they grow up.
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