Given Name AQUILA

GENDER: Masculine & Feminine
PRONOUNCED: ə-KWIL-ə (English), AK-wil-ə (English)  [details]

Meaning & History

From a Roman cognomen which meant "eagle" in Latin. In Acts in the New Testament Paul lives with Aquila and his wife Priscilla (or Prisca) for a time.

Categories

animals, biblical, birds, constellations, fauna, nature, Orthodox saints, saints
Entry updated October 11, 2012