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Gender: Female Origin of Daffodil: Flower name

The name Daffodil is a girl's name of Dutch origin. Daffodil and is often added to lists like Flower Names for Girls and discussed in our forums with posts like "Rotating Sibling Sets".

From the experts:

Yes, though it seems so extreme, girls were actually sometimes given this name a century ago; now it is so uncommon it would make a strong springtime statement. Biggest obstacle: the nickname Daffy.

The daffodil is the national flower of Wales, and in the language of flowers it symbolizes both respect and unrequited love.

But if this all seems too much, you could just go with Daisy.

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Famous People Named Daffodil

Daffodil Hurley, daughter of singer-songwriter Michael Hurley

Pop Culture References for the name Daffodil

Daffodil, bunny character on animated series "Clifford's Puppy Days"
Doctor Daffodil, male character on animated series "Pet Alien"