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GenderFeminine
PronouncedPron.an-ge-RO-na Classical Latin
an-jə-RON-ə English
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Meaning & History

Possibly from Latin angor "strangulation, torment" or angustus "narrow, constricted". Angerona was the Roman goddess of the winter solstice, death, and silence.

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Entry updated February 12, 2018   Contribute