Given Name METRODORA

GENDER: Feminine
OTHER SCRIPTS: Μητροδωρα (Ancient Greek)

Meaning & History

Derived from Greek μητηρ (meter) "mother" (genitive μητρος) and δωρον (doron) "gift". This was the name of a 4th-century saint and martyr who was killed with her sisters Menodora and Nymphodora.

Categories

saints
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Mitrodora (Macedonian)

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