Names Throughout the Ages
Janet was originally used as a medieval diminutive of Jane, itself the feminine form of John which comes from Hebrew male name Yochanan meaning “Yahweh is gracious”. 32 more words
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Uzziel is a Hebrew male name meaning “my power is God” or “my strength is God”.
Gladiolus is the name of a genus of flowers that have sword-shaped leaves and brightly colored flowers. The name comes from Latin gladiolus meaning “little sword, sword lily” which is a diminutive of 31 more words
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Dougray is a male name which seems to have originated as a French surname. It could be a variant form of Dugarry, a French surname referring to someone from a town called… 162 more words
Phileas comes from Ancient Greek philos meaning “friend, lover”.
Origin: Ancient Greek
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Eumelia is an Ancient Greek female name meaning “melody” from Greek eumeleia (melody).
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Melitta is the Ancient Attic Greek form of Melissa which comes from Ancient Greek meaning “bee” or “honeybee” from PIE *mélit (honey) and *leyǵʰ- (to lick). 79 more words
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