03/30/2013 04:00 pm ET

Easter Baby Names: 12 Ideas For Babies Born In Spring

Written by Linda Rosenkrantz for Nameberry

Easter-themed baby names can spring from all sorts of sources. These range from those that are related to the name and time of the holiday itself in English and in other languages, to relevant Biblical characters, to symbolic animals and trees and flowers -- and even to a classic movie musical celebrating the holiday.

Here are the Nameberry picks of the names leading the Easter parade, some as obvious as Lily, others as oblique as a Hollywood hoofer.


12 Easter Themed Baby Names