USAGE: Russian, English, German, Swedish, Norwegian, Danish, Dutch, Slovene, Serbian, Croatian, Macedonian, Portuguese
OTHER SCRIPTS: Вера (Russian, Serbian, Macedonian)
PRONOUNCED: VYE-rah (Russian), VEER-ə (English), VER-ə (English) [key]
Meaning & History
Means "faith" in Russian, though it is sometimes associated with the Latin word verus "true". It has been in general use in the English-speaking world since the late 19th century.
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