Origin:Chinese
Popularity:5602
Meaning:magnolia blossom; wood orchid
Mulan is a feminine name of Chinese origin. While this name refers to flowers, meaning “magnolia blossom” or “wood orchid,” it also brings feelings of strength and victory. Mulan was also the name of a legendary Chinese warrior who disguised herself as a man to take her sick father’s place in the army. Of course, all the Disney buffs will immediately think of the animated film Mulan. Whether you want to inspire baby to be one with nature or to beat obstacles with an iron fist, Mulan will make for a beautiful reminder for them.

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Source: Social Security Administration

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