Popularity:1385
Origin:Chinese
Meaning:Graceful willow; lotus flower
Lian is a girl's name of Mandarin origin that means "graceful willow" or "lotus flower." Lotus flowers are frequently used as a symbol for rebirth and purity, thanks to being able to grow and bloom in even the murkiest waters. With this name, baby will be reminded that no matter how tough a situation they're in, they'll be able to rise above it and flourish. Willow trees, meanwhile, are used as a symbol of safety, providing even more support and reassurance for your daughter that you'll always be in her corner.

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Source: Social Security Administration

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