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Alban

ORIGIN:
From the Latin place name, meaning “from Alba”, derived from the Latin word “albus”, meaning “white”. Also the name of a prominent English saint. 62 more words

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In this category I will be posting my favorite books of the month and year. At the end of every month the book of the month will be posted in the monthly tab. 32 more words

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Mabruk

ORIGIN:
Probably Persian, meaning “blessed” or “prosperous”, or related to the Arabic “Mabrouk”, meaning “congratulations”.

VARIATIONS and NICKNAMES:
Mabrouk. And I don’t know what else. 28 more words

BOY NAMES

Amalthea

ORIGIN:
Alternate spelling of┬áthe Greek “Amaltheia”,┬ámeaning “tender goddess” (after one of the foster mothers of the god Zeus).

VARIATIONS and NICKNAMES:
Amaltheia, Thea, Theia. 30 more words

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Drinn

ORIGIN:
Unknown. Possibly related to an Arabic word for a particular type of wild grass or grain, or to a Germanic word, meaning “inside”.

VARIATIONS and NICKNAMES: 31 more words

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Lir

ORIGIN:
The Irish version of the Welsh “Llyr”, meaning “the sea”. These were the names of the Irish and Welsh gods of the sea, respectively. 35 more words

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White Elephant Gift!

I got this book at an X-mas party last Saturday and I love it. I had never heard of “The Lonely Doll” before, apparently it was a popular childhood book. 28 more words

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