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GenderFeminine
ScriptsΖηναιδα Ancient Greek

Meaning & History

Apparently a Greek derivative of Ζηναις (Zenais), which was derived from the name of the Greek god ZEUS. This was the name of a 1st-century saint who was a doctor with her sister Philonella.
Other Languages & CulturesZénaïde French Zinaida, Zina Russian

Categories

Orthodox saints, saints, uncertain etymology, womens history
Entry updated December 8, 2017   Contribute