3- #Namemas Countdown: Iris

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Welcome to #Namemas, a collaborative name celebration and Christmas Countdown.

On the 3rd day of Namemas TulipbyAnyName gave to me the baby name Iris

Kate Winslet plays Iris Simpkins in romantic comedy The Holiday.

There’s a lot to love about the name Iris.  In addition to being a flower name, Iris is also a Greek name meaning rainbow.  In Greek mythology Iris was the goddess of rainbows. Currently ranked at Number 217, Iris has steadily been rising in popularity the past five years. Judd Apatow, Jude Lawson, and Renee O’Connor all chose the name Iris for their daughters.

What do you think of the name Iris? Hear my thoughts below:

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One response to “3- #Namemas Countdown: Iris

  1. I love the name Iris! It’s got a nice sound, it gives great nicknames Rissy, Ris or Iris/Irey and it’s a nature name. There’s so much to love about this name.

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