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Bethany is a Baby Girl Name

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The name Bethany is a girl's name of Hebrew origin meaning "house of figs". Bethany is a lyrical name that still strikes many parents as a fresher, more substantial substitute for the overused Brittany/Brittney or the more antiquated Beth. In the New Testament, Bethany is the name of a village just outside Jerusalem where Jesus stayed during Holy Week. Mary of Bethany was the sister of Martha and Lazarus. A spelling variation was introduced by Real Housewife of New York Bethenny Frankel.

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