Top 100 baby names number 59

I thought it would be fun to look at the top 100 boys and girls names from last year.  I am doing a series on these with their meanings. Enjoy!

Today we have numbers 59 -  Georgia and Lewis.  

 Georgia (English) 

 Girl irrigating the farm.

Girl irrigating the farm.

This name is the female version of a English name derived from the Greek via the Latin. The origin is Γεώργιος (Geōrgios) which means farmer.

 

 Lewis (English)

 The god Lug.

The god Lug.

There are a couple of origins of this name. It can be from Louis which we've already covered.  It can also be from Lugaidh a popular medieval Irish name which comes from the Irish god Lug. Lug was portrayed as a youthful warrior god. He was celebrated at the harvest festival of Lughnasadh