Lourdes
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French
Pronunciation
LAWRDZ
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Lourdes originates in French language and is taken from the name of a town in south-western France. It became famous after Bernadette Soubirous had a vision of Virgin Mary, Our Lady of Lourdes in 1858. Since then, thousands of pilgrims visited the town in order to be miraculously healed. As a feminine given name it has never been overly popular in the United States. Madonna named her daughter Lourdes.

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