04/08/2012 11:56 am ET Updated Jun 08, 2012

Easter Baby Names

When it comes to finding an Easter-themed baby name, you don't have to limit yourself to hopping down the Bunny Trail. There are more subtle options related to the name and time of the holiday itself, to relevant Biblical characters, symbolic animals -- bunnies, chicks, and the lamb -- plus botanicals, and names whose meanings relate to immortality or rebirth.

Here are the Nameberry picks of the names leading the Easter parade, some as obvious as Lily, others as oblique as the Italian name meaning lamb.