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Name for 25th February- Adora

Adora

Adora is a girls name, it is English, French, Igbo, Spanish and Latin, it is said “A-dor-uh.”

It is a diminutive of Adoracion. In Spanish it means adoration, it contains the greek element doron (gift), in Latin it means much adored and in Igbo it means first daughter of the people and is derived from Adaora.

Variants: Adorabelle, Adoree, Adoria, Adorae, Adore.

Nicknames: Dora, Dori.

Famous People called Adora- Princess Adora popular 80’s cartoon character.

Place: Adora, Har Hebron is an Israeli Settlement.

Suggested names you may like: Isabel, Amada, Ignacia, Aurelia, Aloma & Alwin, Montana, Caden, Tonda, Aquila.

Sources

http://www.behindthename.com/name/adora

http://nameberry.com/babyname/Adora

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Adora

http://www.nymbler.com/

http://www.babynamewizard.com/namipedia/girl/adora

http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/a/a5/Adora.jpg

The Best Baby Name Book- Louise Nicholson.

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Name for today-Dorothea

Feminine form of the Late Greek name Δωροθεος (Dorotheos), which meant “gift of God” from Greek δωρον (doron) “gift” and θεος (theos) “god”. Dorothea was the name of two early saints, notably the 4th-century martyr Dorothea of Caesarea. It was also borne by the 13th-century Saint Dorothea of Montau, who was the patron saint of Prussia.

(Behindthename)

nicknames- Dori, Dora, Thea, Orea, Dea.

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