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Religious name borne by Roman Catholics, referring to the place in southern France where a shrine was established after a young peasant girl, Bernadette Soubirous, had visions of the Virgin Mary and uncovered a healing spring in 1858. Lourdes has since become a major centre for pilgrimage, especially by people suffering from various illnesses or physical handicaps.
794th in the U.S.

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Tens of Thousands
of people in the U.S have this name
63,429
to be exact
California
has the most people named Lourdes per capita
1968
marked the height of its popularity
99.96%
0.04%
8%
55+
51%
30-54
18%
13-29
22%
0-12

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