Popularity:4933
Origin:Latin
Meaning:the eighth month
October is a girl’s name of Latin origin and was historically known as the “eighth month” of the year before Julius Caeser reformed the annual calendar from 10 to 12 months. In the northern hemisphere, October is that very special time of year when leaves fall, green forests turn to burning reds and oranges, and the sweet aroma of pumpkin spice enlivens the senses. A chill creeps into the wind as the eve of winter makes itself known to all, symbolizing the ending of another year. However, this precious season marks the beginning of exciting and magical events to come for many people—like welcoming baby into the world. Uncommon as a name, October represents a quiet, nurturing energy that parents will find hard to resist as they navigate the baby naming process

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