Gender: Female Origin of Glory: Word name

Glory Origin and Meaning

The name Glory is a girl's name .

Glory sounds fresh and uplifting and a lot more modern than Gloria (which is definitely feeling the stirrings of a revival, though some might still view it as a terminal Old Lady name). Glory, as in "Glory Be" and "Old Glory," has both a religious and a patriotic flavor.

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fearlessfirefly Says:


This is so pretty!

Ruanne Says:


This would be a stunning middle name.

NameObsession Says:


This is my sister's name, I think it's beautiful.

Michaela Says:


Joy, Glory, and Clemency are the only virtue names I can tolerate.

hmg1204 Says:


Amazing middle name option!