Bluebell

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Gender: F Origin of Bluebell: Flower name

Bluebell is one flower name that is used very quietly. Geri "Ginger Spice" Halliwell joined her former Spice Sisters in creative baby-naming with this adventurous -- some might say outlandish -- choice. Distinctive and charming? Or better suited to a farmyard animal? Your call.

Famous People Named Bluebell

Ami Bluebell Dolenz, American actress
Bluebell Madonna (b. 2006), daughter of Geri "Ginger Spice" Halliwell

Pop Culture References for the name Bluebell

"Bluebell in Fairyland," an Edwardian musical
Bluebell, brand of ice cream
Bluebell, the mutated glow-in-the-dark rabbit in BBC Sherlock's "The Hounds of Baskerville" episode
Town in "Hart of Dixie"
"BlueBell Knoll", an album of a Scottish ethereal band Cocteau Twins
Used to some extent as a first name when flower names were in vogue at the end of the 19th century. Now rare in Britain, perhaps because it became a favourite name for a cow before numbers and code-names became the norm in farming circles.

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